Lexmark C792dte Colour Laser Printer


Flexible, Robust Colour Printing

Workgroup colour laser printing with expanded paper capacity, combining a robust design, exceptional media handling, two-sided printing and an intuitive colour touch screen.

Intuitive Colour Touch Screen

The 11 cm colour touch screen allows you to operate your printer with ease and confidence through smart and intuitive navigation, easy access to workflow solutions and shortcuts, and the ability to preview your documents and print jobs at the device.

Expandable Input and Flexible Output Options

Print on multiple paper types and boost total capacity up to 3200 sheets. Choose from four output options, including a five-bin mailbox, an offset stacker, a staple finisher, and a staple with hole punch finisher.

Exceptional Media Handling

Ultra-reliable paper feeding to support diverse media, including card stock, labels, UV-resistant outdoor media, banner media and more.

Lexmark Solutions

Reduce unnecessary printing and simplify work processes through solutions applications preloaded on your device. Choose additional Lexmark solutions to fit your unique workflow needs.

Long-lasting Toner

The Lexmark Extra High Yield Print Cartridge delivers up to 20.000* pages, reducing interventions, cartridge waste and cost. * Average continuous black or composite CMY declared cartridge yield in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798.

Warranty Information

1-Year WarrantyEnergy Star

In the Box

  • Lexmark C792de colour laser printer
  • Up to 11.000*-page colour print cartridges (CMY)
  • Up to 8500*-page black print cartridge
  • Extra 550-sheet drawer
  • Software and Documentation CD
  • Power Cord(s)
  • Setup Guides (network and local attachment)
  • Statement of limited warranty / guarantee
  • Lexmark Cartridge Collection Program information

*Average continuous black or continuous composite CMY declared cartridge yield up to this number of standard pages in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798.

Ethernet, USB or parallel cable not included.

Box contents may vary by country and/or reseller. Subject to change without notice.

Tech Specs

Part Number
Print technology
Color Laser
Colour printing
Workgroup size
Medium-large workgroup
Touch screen display
Lexmark e-Task 10,9 cm colour touch screen with audible feedback
Print speed (A4, black)
Up to 47 ppm
Print speed (A4, colour)
Up to 47 ppm
Print speed (A4, black) duplex
Up to 47 spm
Time to first page (black)
As fast as 8 seconds
Time to first page (colour)
As fast as 8,5 seconds
Duplex (2-sided) printing
Integrated duplex
Print resolution, black
1200 x 1200 dpi
4800 Color Quality (2400 x 600 dpi)
Print resolution, colour
1200 x 1200 dpi
4800 Color Quality (2400 x 600 dpi)
Processor speed
1,2 GHz
Memory, standard
512 MB
Memory, maximum
1536 MB
Hard Disk
Option available
Apple Operating Systems Supported
Apple OS X (10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9, 10.10)
Citrix MetaFrame
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 running Terminal Services with Citrix Presentation Server 3.0, 4.0, 4.5
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 and 2003 x64 Edition with Citrix XenApp 5.0
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and 2008 x64 Edition with Citrix XenApp 5.0
Linux operating systems supported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10, 11
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10, 11
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS 4.0, 5.0
Red Flag Linux Desktop 6.0
Linpus Linux Desktop 9.6
Ubuntu 9.04, 9.10, 10.04, 10.10
Debian GNU/Linux 5.0, 6.0
Ubuntu 11.04, 11.10, 12.04, 12.10
openSUSE 11.3, 11.4, 12.1, 12.2
Fedora 14, 15, 16, 17
Mint 10, 11, 12, 13
Microsoft Windows operating systems supported
Windows XP
Windows Server 2003
Windows XP x64
Windows Server 2003 x64
Windows Vista
Windows Vista x64
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 x64
Windows 7
Windows 7 x64
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows 8
Windows 8 x64
Windows Server 2012
Windows 8.1
Windows 8.1 x64
Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows RT
Windows RT 8.1
Novell operating systems supported
Novell NetWare 6.5 Open Enterprise Server
Novell NetWare 5.1 (SP 6+), 6.0 (SP 3+) with Novell Distributed Print Services (NDPS)
Novell Open Enterprise Server on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
UNIX operating systems supported
Sun Solaris SPARC 8, 9, 10
Sun Solaris x86 10
HP-UX 11.11, 11.23, 11.31
Sun openSolaris SPARC 2010.02
Sun openSolaris X86 2010.02
IBM AIX 5.3, 6.1, 7.1
Paper handling (standard)
500-sheet Output Bin
Integrated Duplex
100-sheet Multipurpose Feeder
550-sheet Drawer
550-sheet Input Tray
Paper handling (optional)
5-bin Mailbox
550-sheet Drawer
Banner Media Tray
2000-sheet High Capacity Feeder
500-sheet Offset Stacker
500-sheet Staple Finisher
500-sheet Staple & Hole Punch Finisher
Paper input capacity, standard
Up to 1200 pages
Paper input capacity, maximum
Up to 3200 pages
Paper output capacity, standard
Up to 500 pages
Paper output capacity, maximum
Up to 1000 pages
Paper weight range supported - standard tray
60 - 176 g/m²
Number of paper inputs, standard
Number of paper inputs, maximum
Media types supported
Card stock
Dual web labels
Glossy paper
Integrated labels
Paper labels
Plain paper
Polyester labels
Vinyl labels
Refer to the Card Stock & Label Guide
Outdoor media
Banner paper
Media sizes supported
10 envelope
7 3/4 envelope
9 envelope
B5 envelope
C5 envelope
DL envelope
Universal sizes
Caster base
(required for floor standing configuration)
Standard connectivity
USB 2.0 Hi-Speed certified port (type B)
Front USB 2.0 Hi-Speed certified port (type A)
Rear USB 2.0 Hi-Speed certified port (type A)
Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000; RJ-45)
Optional local ports
RS-232C serial interface card
1284-B parallel interface card
Optional network ports
MarkNet N7020e Gigabit Ethernet (external)
MarkNet N8120 Gigabit Ethernet (internal)
MarkNet N8130 Fiber Fast Ethernet (internal)
MarkNet N8250 802.11b/g/n Wireless (internal)
Direct USB
Ethernet network
Network protocol support
Network printing methods
Direct IP (Port 9100)
NDPS/NEPS (Novell Distributed Print Services, Novell Netware Enterprise Print Services)
Enhanced IP (Port 9400)
IPP 1.1 (Internet Printing Protocol)
ThinPrint .print integration
Network management protocols2
Network security
802.1x authentication: MD5, MSCHAPv2, LEAP, PEAP, TLS, TTLS
Printable area
4,2 mm of the top, bottom, right and left edges (within)
Printer languages (standard)
PCL 5c emulation
PCL 6 emulation
Personal Printer Data Stream (PPDS)
PostScript 3 emulation
PDF 1.6 emulation
Direct Image
Microsoft XPS (XML Paper Specification)
Fonts and symbol sets
'3 of 9' scalable PCL 5e fonts in Narrow, Regular and Wide
158 scalable PostScript fonts
2 PCL bitmap fonts
39 scalable PPDS fonts
5 PPDS bitmap fonts
84 scalable PCL fonts
OCR-A, OCR-B scalable PCL 5e fonts
For more information, refer to the Technical Reference.
Supplies yield1
6000-page (CMYK) print cartridges
20.000-page (CMYK) print cartridges
Cartridge(s) shipped with product
8500-page black starter Return Program print cartridge
11.000-page colour (CMY) starter Return Program print cartridges
Packaged size (HxWxD)
1092 x 760 x 700 mm
Packaged weight
78.64 kg
Size (HxWxD)
647 x 566 x 512 mm
59,5 kg
Size, trays extended (HxWxD)
647 x 693 x 512 mm
Noise level, idle
25 dBA
Noise Level (Print), Operating
52 dBA
Duplex print noise level, operating
53 dBA
Quiet mode
46 dBA
Energy Star
Average power in Hibernate mode
0,75 Watt
Average power in Sleep mode
10 Watt
Average power while printing
850 Watt
Average power while printing duplex
760 Watt
Energy Star Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC)
5,02 kWh per week
Product guarantee
1 year On Site Service
Product certifications
ENERGY STAR, EN/IEC 60825-1 (Class 1 Laser Product), CAN/CSA-C22.2 60950-1-07, ICES-003 Class A, US FDA, BSMI Class A, CNS 13438, VCCI Class A, FCC Class A, UL 60950-1, EN/IEC 60320-1, NOM-019-SCFI-1998, CE Class A, CB IEC 60950-1, EN 60950-1, EN/IEC 61000-3, EN 55022 Class A, EN 55024, GS (TÜV), SAT, SABS, ZIK, KPSIM, Bel GISS, GOST-R 'Cpt' Mark, N Mark, UL AR, CS, TÜV Rh, ACMA A-tick mark Class A, AS/NZS 60950-1, CCC Class A, CISPIR 22 Class A, MIC Mark, EK-K60950, PSB
Maximum monthly duty cycle
Up to 150.000 pages per month4
Recommended monthly page volume
2500 - 17.000 pages3
Specified operating environment
Temperature: 16 to 32°C
Humidity: 8 to 80% relative humidity
Altitude: 0 - 3048 meters
Country of origin
China (PR)
1Average continuous black or continuous composite CMY declared cartridge yield in accordance with ISO/IEC 19798
2This product includes software developed by the OpenSSL Project for use in the OpenSSL Toolkit. (http://www.openssl.org/)
3The recommended monthly page volume is a range of pages that helps customers evaluate Lexmark’s product offerings based on the average number of pages customers plan to print on the device each month. Lexmark recommends that the number of pages per month be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including: supplies replacement intervals, paper loading intervals, speed, and typical customer usage.
4The maximum monthly duty cycle is defined as the maximum number of pages a device could deliver in a month using a multishift operation. This metric provides a comparison of robustness in relation to other Lexmark printers and MFPs.
Name Cartridge Type Page Yield
Print / Toner Cartridge 6000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 20.000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 20.000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 20.000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 20.000
Print / Toner Cartridge 6000
Print / Toner Cartridge 6000
Print / Toner Cartridge 6000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 20.000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 20.000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 20.000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 20.000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 20.000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 20.000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 20.000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 20.000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 18.000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 18.000
Extra High Yield Print / Toner Cartridge 18.000

Included with Hardware

Forms and Favorites

Keep frequently used forms and documents easy to access. Businesses save money by eliminating preprinted forms.

Eco Settings

Change device settings to enhance environmental savings: Eco-Mode, two-sided printing, time to standby mode, time to power saver mode, screen brightness and quiet mode.

Change Background

Allows a user to enable a custom background on the e-Task display.


Allow standard image files to be run as a timed slideshow on the touchscreen, transforming the display into an advertising medium, teaching tool or message board.

Customer Care