Canon Océ ColorWave 700

An all-rounder colour printer, the Océ ColorWave 700 is designed for wider graphic arts applications and offers high quality, instant dry and waterproof prints on uncoated, thick and custom media.


  • Instant-dry and water-resistant prints on uncoated media at speeds of 225 A1/h in black & white and 212 A1/h in colour with virtually no dust or ozone emission; plus integrated output options
  • 4 to 6 rolls with width up to 1067mm (42”)
  • Enhanced custom media capabilities that support media thickness up to 0.8 mm
  • Swift running at peak hours with the help of Intel® Core™ i5 processor, dual hard drive and 8GB RAM; ideal for production environments and offering savings on energy bills with ENERGY STAR® qualification
  • Fast processing and great predictability in end-to-end PDF workflows with Adobe® PDF Print Engine 3 (APPE3)
  • Enhanced security features with Windows® 8 embedded controller, secure cloud connectivity, on-board user authentication feature and optional removable hard disk
  • Optimal up-time and quality thanks to automatic nozzle failure correction on the fly
  • New media path design that operates without touching printed area
  • Great results in scanning highlighted areas and mixed originals with optional built-in colour scanner
  • 10.6 inch touch screen with tablet like gestures; accessible through mobile and cloud connected devices

Detailed Features

Take a more detailed look into Océ ColorWave 700

All-rounder colour printer for professionals

Designed for wider graphic arts applications, the Océ ColorWave 700 puts innovation at the heart of your business. It caters for a wide variety of businesses including reprographics, sign and display print providers, and in-house printing applications in industries such as retail, hospitality, POS, education and government. The ENERGY STAR® qualified printer supports custom roll-based media up to 0.8 mm thick by using Océ MediaSense technology. The print capabilities include, but are not limited to a CAD drawing on 80gsm plain paper, a Tyvek banner, a poster on 200gsm matte paper, a self-adhesive film for decorative uses, a canvas media and a blue-back. Up to six different rolls of media can be loaded at one time, making the printer capable of handling many different jobs without having to change rolls in-between. This versatility and high capacity allows businesses to be creative and expand to new profitable areas.

The Next generation of CrystalPoint Technology

The next generation of CrystalPoint technology comes with a new media path design in order to support you with higher print quality. 

Ideal for Multi-user Environments

Don’t compromise on speed and quality, even at peak hours. The Océ ColorWave 700 comes with Intel® Core™ i5 processor, dual hard drive and 8GB RAM. With the Adobe® PDF Print Engine 3 (APPE3) you will get accurate previews and fast processing speed with end-to-end PDF workflows.

Reducing the need for servicing

Océ PAINT technology repairs nozzle failures automatically, even on the fly. You will get extended imaging device lifetime and fewer requirements for daily maintenance. 

Intuitive touch screen and easy accessibility

Enjoy great usability thanks to an intuitive touch screen with tablet-like gestures. Using the Océ ClearConnect touch screen, you can easily preview, print, retrieve, create sets, zoom-in, zoom-out, select rolls and print profiles, see toner levels and connect to 3rd party software applications. 

Secure and connected

Securely print from and scan to your USB, tablet, mobile phone or cloud server by using user authentication features.

Colour scanning

The integrated colour scanner with patented Océ Colour Image Logic® ensures high quality scans regardless of the condition of the original. It automatically optimises scans by clearing background noise and capturing detail, even from mixed originals that include text, highlighted lines and photos.


Product Specification


Printer Description

All-rounder colour printer designed for wider graphic arts applications, high quality, instant dry and water-resistant prints on uncoated, thick and custom media

Imaging technology

Océ CrystalPoint Technology brings instant-dry, water-resistant prints even on uncoated media

Print resolution

600 x 600 dpi

Print modes

9 different quality modes and Océ Print assistant (OPA)¹


4 colour TonerPearl system; Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black

Print speed

B&W: 225 A1/h, Colour: 212 A1/h or up to 247 m²/h mechanical printing speed¹

Media capacity

4 - 6 rolls in 2 - 3 drawers

Size (WxDxH)

2100 mm x 900 mm x 1580 mm


290 kg¹

Standard output option

Top Delivery Tray (Capacity up to 75 sheets)


Océ MediaSense

Automatically adjusting the height of imaging device from media according to media thickness

Océ POWERsync

The architecture that combines controller, Adobe® PDF Print Engine 3 (APPE3), fast processor and high capacity RAM


(Piezo Acoustic Integrated Nozzle Technology) Automatically repairing nozzle failure even on the go

Océ ImageLogic

Patented optimisation process for copying and scanning



Windows® 8 (64-bit) embedded controller


Intel® Core™ i5



Video card

Intel® HD Graphics, 1GHz

Hard disk

2 x 500 GB


Ethernet 100 Mbits/s, 1 Gbit/s, TCP/IP: DHCP,IPv4, IPv6, https, Discovery: WSD, LPD, NetBios

Page description language

TIFF 6.0, JPEG1.02, HPGL, HPGL2, C4, Calcomp 906/907/951, CALS 1, NIRS, NIFF, PS3/PDF1.7/APPE3 (optional)

Printing protocol

LPR, LPR to DRP, FTP, WebDAV, Collaborate, WSD print

Back channel protocol

SNMP printer MIB, Océ Wave interface 1.3, WSD, OCI


E-shredding, IPsec, HTTPS, extended security protection for administrator, audit logging, User authentication on local UI for FTP, SMB and WebDAV; Configurable HTTPS Certificates, Removable Hard Drives (optional), Access Management (optional)

Cloud support

Unlimited user authentication on cloud via WebDAV or a third party provider such as Microsoft SharePoint®, Dropbox®,,, Google Drive™, Microsoft SkyDrive®, Amazon®, Cloud Safe®, My Disk®


Supported types of media rolls

Max. roll diameter: 180 mm; Max. roll weight: 20 kg; Media loose on core

Media thickness

0.8 mm (30 mil); Film: 0.065 - 0.2 mm (2.5 - 8 mil)

Maximum media length

200 m (656 feet)

Media width

297 mm - 1067 mm (11" - 42"); Automatic width detection

Media weight

Paper: 60-200 g/m2 (16-53 lbs)

Media cutting

Automatic, manual or off

Supported media types

Uncoated papers, uncoated Tyvek, self-adhesive papers, self-adhesive coated vinyl, blue back papers, textile types, polypropylene films, polyester films, light blocks films, canvas, soft banner, instant dry photo paper, coated & uncoated non-woven wall paper (fleece), backlit paper, self-adhesive wall paper, several natural and synthetic textiles



Built-in Océ Scanner Express II (Optional)


Colour Contact Image Sensor (CIS) scanner works based on Océ Image Logic technology

Scan resolution

600 x 600 dpi

Scan speed

14.6 m/min (Black&White); 4.8 m/min (Colour)

Original width

208 - 914 mm (8.2 - 36"); Automatic width detection

Original length

208 - 16000 mm (8.2 - 630")¹

Original thickness

Up to 0.8 mm (0.03")¹


10 - 1000 %

Scan formats

TIFF, PDF, PDF/A, JPEG, CALS, multi-page PDF, multi-page PDF/A and multi-page TIFF

Scanning destinations

USB drive, FTP, SMB, controller, mobile device via Océ Mobile WebTools, WebDAV Cloud, Collaborate

Scan protocol

FTP, SMB, Scanning to cloud


Naming scanned files on Océ ClearConnect touch panel

Size scanner (WxDxH)

1097 x 308 x 140 mm (43 x 12 x 5.5")

Weight scanner

25 kg



Océ ClearConnect multi-touch user panel

Screen size



800 x 600 pixels

Number of colours

16.2 Million


Projective capacitive touch screen


3 buttons for [Wake-up], [Stop, interrupt, abort] and [Home]; Multi-touch tablet like gestures


Custom positioning (Tilt from -4° to +45° and turn from -45° to +180°); Operation status light (red, green)


Sound pressure level

Ready: 36 dB(A); Active: 57 dB(A)

Sound power level

Ready: 4.7 B(A); Active: 6.9 B(A)

Ozone concentration

0 mg/m3

Heat emission

Ready: 214 W, Active: 395 W

Power requirements

100 - 240 V, 50 - 60 Hz

Power consumption

Sleep: 2.5 W; Ready; 199 W; Active: 380 W

Environmental labels



Printer is made of steel and highly recyclable plastics; minimum 86% of the engine can either be upcycled or recycled.
The packaging for toner cartridge can be reused as maintenance cassette and is made of recyclable plastic. Good deink ability of prints.



Océ Wide Format Printer Driver 2 for Microsoft Windows®, Océ PostScript® 3 driver

Job submission tools

Océ Wide Format Printer Driver2 for Windows®, Océ PostScript® 3 driver, external locations (SMB, FTP, LPR, WebDAV), Mobile devices via Océ Express WebTools¹, Océ Publisher Select 2, Océ Publisher Mobile, USB flash drive, Cloud services.
Supported by Adobe® PostScript 3, Adobe® PDF Print Engine 3 (APPE 3) and Onyx software.

Océ ClearConnect touch screen

Jobs can be queued in the Smart Inbox. They can be viewed, edited, deleted, sent, saved and resubmitted on the panel. The software settings can be changed on Océ Express WebTools. You can view printer status and access the online help document in many languages and manage 3rd party applications.


You can scan to file via Océ Scanner Express and send files to USB, local drives, mobile devices, or your personal space on a cloud environment via SMB, FTP, WebDAV. You can name files and check plot on the fly.



Océ Scanner Express II, Additional roll drawer, EsTe 4311 full fold series, EsTe 2400 fanfold, Océ Delivery Tray (Capacity up to 150 sheets), Take-Up Module, Receiving rack


Océ Account Centre, Océ View Station, Access Management¹, Onyx, Adobe® PostScript® 3, Adobe® PDF Print Engine 3 (APPE 3), Administrative Logon, 3rd Party Enabler, App+ Enabler


Adobe® and PostScript® are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Inc. in the United States and/or other countries.

Microsoft Windows®, SharePoint® and Microsoft SkyDrive® are registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

Google Drive™ is a registered trademarks or trademarks of Google Inc. in the United States and/or other countries.

Amazon is a registered trademark or trademark of Amazon Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

Box and the Box logo are including without limitation either trademarks, service marks or registered trademarks of Ltd.

Cloud Safe is a trademark of Cloud Safe GmbH &Co. KG.

Dropbox is a trademark of Dropbox Inc.

My Disk is a trademark of My Disk Ltd.


Print modes - ¹ Océ Print Assistant is a tool that determines the best print mode automatically based on file content

Print speed - ¹ Measurements are based on printing CAD file at high-speed print profile

Weight - ¹ For 1 printer and 2 drawers

Original length - ¹ Depending on the file type

Original thickness - ¹ For non-rigid media only

Job submission tools - ¹ Océ Express WebTools enables you to manage the device remotely on the web

Software - ¹ Access Management is a user authentication tool that enables users to access the printer by entering user credentials on the ClearConnect touch screen or swiping cards if there is connected card reader. Authorization is managed by using Active Directory.