Dell Color Multifunction Printer - C1765nfw

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Easy-to-use and affordable, with multifunction versatility

Print wirelessly, scan, copy and fax with one affordable easy-to-use device. The C1765nfw multifunction color printer adds versatility and value to your office.

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Dell C1765NFW Printer

Efficiency comes naturally

Multitask with ease
Print wirelessly, scan, copy and fax with one affordable, space-saving device.
Speed through tasks
Print up to 15 ppm in black (A4/Letter) and up to 12 ppm in color (A4/Letter).* Fax, scan or copy up to 15 sheets hands-free with an automatic document feeder.
Manage documents
With Nuance® PaperPort 14 software preloaded on your C1765nfw printer, you can quickly scan, organize, view, edit and share documents and photos from your PC.
Print from mobile devices
Print directly from compatible mobile devices with the Dell Document Hub app*.

Simple to use and maintain

Join the network: The C1765nfw features versatile and easy network connectivity with embedded Ethernet and WiFi.*
Operate with ease: Initiate tasks quickly using a four-row LCD display with 34 buttons and five LED indicators.
Save resources: Optimize energy efficiency with the ENERGY STAR®-qualified C1765nfw featuring innovative LED printing technology.
Keep maintenance costs low: Save on upkeep with a single drum/fuser unit designed to last the life of the printer. All you have to replace are the toner cartridges.
Dell C1765NFW Printer

Superb quality meets solid reliability

Dell C1765NFW Printer

Crisp, vivid prints

Impress with crisp text and brilliant color prints with up to 1200 dpi image quality. Discover rich, true-to-life tones with Color by Dell technology.
Dell C1765NFW Printer

Reliable performance

Handle high-volume printing jobs with a large duty cycle of up to 30,000 pages a month. Experience excellent print quality and reliable printing with Dell Clear View LED technology.
Dell C1765NFW Printer

Service and support

Gain peace of mind with Dell’s standard 1-year Limited Hardware Warranty* and 1-year Advanced Exchange Service*. Optional Limited Hardware Warranty* extensions are available for up to four years.


  • Printer Speed:

    Simplex, 600x600dpi (default):Mono/Color
    Up to 15 ppm mono and up to 12 ppm color (A4);
    (Actual print speed vary with use)

    First Page Out:
    From Ready state (Simplex Letter, 600 dpi):as fast as 16 sec (mono) , 22 sec (color)

    User Interface:
    34 Buttons, 5 LEDs 4 Lines 20 Character Graphic Bitmap LCD. Additional Wi-Fi Blue LED with WPS button.

    Data Streams:

    Printer Management:
    Dell OpenManage™ Printer Manager
    Dell Printer Configuration Web Tool
    Dell ColorTrack 1.0 and Dell Toner Management System™
    Standard Printer MIB
    Dell Prtivate MIB
    Nuance Paperport v14
  • Scanning Specifications

    Flatbed or ADF (Automated Document Feeder)

    Optical Resolution:
    1200 x 1200 dpi, up to 4800 x 4800 dpi (software enhanced)

    Scan Depth (Color):

    Scan Depth (Mono):
    1 bit for lineart and 8 bit for gray scale

    Scan Size (Max):
    Flatbed: 215.9mm (8.5') x 297 mm (11.7')
    ADF: 215.9mm (8.5') x 355.6 mm (14')

    Scan To features:
    SMB, FTP, Email, USB Host, Application

  • Faxing Specifications

    Standalone mono fax with numerical keypad

    ITU-T G3

    Communication System:

    Fax Speed:
    up to 33.6Kbps

    Speed Dial:
    Up to 99 locations

    Memory Size:

    Fax Transmit(TX) Features:
    Broadcast, Delay/Schedule, Forward

    Fax Transmit(XX) Features:
    Secure, Remote, Polling

    Fax functionalities:
    Junk fax prevention, Fax/Phone/TAM Interface, PC Fax (PC Send to device to fax out), Distinctive Ring Pattern Detection (7 patterns)
  • Page Layout Options:
    Portrait or Landscape orientation
    Multiple copies
    Multipage printing (N-up)
    Manual duplex printing (only for Windows Driver)
    Poster (only for Windows Driver)
    Booklet printing (only for Windows Driver)
    Watermarks (only for Windows Driver)


    Media Input Sources

    Standard: 150-sheet Tray + 10-sheet Bypass Tray

    Media Output Destinations:
    100-sheet bin

    Plain paper (Normal, Thick)
    Cover (106-163g/m2)
    Coated paper (106-163g/m2)
    Recycle Paper

    Standard 150-sheet:
    A4 SEF
    B5 SEF
    A5 SEF
    Letter SEF
    Executive SEF
    Folio (8.5" x 13") SEF
    Legal SEF Com-10 SEF
    C5 SEF

    Custom paper size:
    Width: 3" to 8.5" (76.2mm to 215.9mm)
    Length: 5" to 14" (127mm to 355.6mm)

    Standard 150-sheet Tray:
    (60gsm to 163gsm)
  • Usage Rate

    Maximum Usage Rate (Duty Cycle):
    Up to 30000 pages per month


  • 295 MHz

Operating System ​ (Dell recommends Windows 10 Pro.)

  • Windows®
    Microsoft® Windows® 8 32bit/64bit
    Microsoft® Windows® 7 32bit/64bit
    Windows® Vista® 32bit/64bit (Home Basic, Home Premium, Ultimate, Business)
    Windows® Server® 2008 32bit/64bit
    Windows® Server® 2008 R2
    Windows® XP® 32bit/64bit (Home & Pro)
    Windows® 2003 Server® 32bit/64bit
    Windows® Server® 2012 64bit.

    Mac OS®:
    10.4.11 or later (Power PC 32 bit/ Intel 32 bit)
    10.5 with latest update (Power PC 32/64 bit/ Intel 32/64 bit)
    10.6 with the latest update (Intel 32/64 bit)
    10.7 with the latest update


  • Interfaces:
    USB2.0 High speed supported, 10/100 BASE-T Ethernet, Front USB port. WiFi (b/g), WPA2.0 (Personal), WPS

    Languages and fonts:


    Transport/Network protocols:
    Port 9100
    SNMP (v1, v2)
    Auto IP

    Media Access Control (MAC) Address:
    48-bit address space (MAC-48, EUI-48 supported)

    Security Protocol:
    WPA - TKIP or AES
    WEP - 64/128 Bits

    Wireless Certification:
    WiFi (b/g), WPA 2.0 (Personal), WPS
  • Power Specifications

    100 vac models: 100 to 127 vac ± 10 %, 50 ± 3 Hz / 60 ± 3 Hz nominal
    120 vac models: 100 to 127 vac ± 10 %, 50 ± 3 Hz / 60 ± 3 Hz nominal
    230 vac models: 220 to 240 vac ± 10 %, 50 ± 3 Hz / 60 ± 3 Hz nominal

    Power Consumption (Energy Star® compliant)

    Continuous printing:

    Standby mode:

    Power Saver mode:
    Sleep Equal to or less than 10 W/h

    Power Saver mode:
    Deep Sleep Equal to or less than 2 W/h

    Ship-With Capacity:
    700 capacity* (Black) ; 700 page capacity* (CMY)

    Standard Capacity:
    700 page capacity* (Black) ; 700 page capacity* (CMY)

    High Capacity:
    2,000 page capacity* (Black) ;1,400 page capacity* (CMY)

    Automated Document Feeder (ADF) Specifications:

    15 sheets

    Acceptable Paper Size (Max):
    215.9mm (8.5') x 355.6mm (14')

    Acceptable Paper Size (Min):
    139.7mm (5.5') x 139.7mm (5.5')

    Cut paper, Plain paper

    Copying Specifications

    Text/Photo, Text, Photo

    Copy speed:

    Single-Page Doc, 600x600dpi Mono/Color:

    First Copy Out:

    From Ready state (Simplex Letter, 600 dpi):
    as fast as 40 sec (color) / 24 sec (mono)

    Maximum Copies:

    25 to 400% (increment: 1%)

    Copy Settings:
    Auto Exposure, Collate, Multiple-Up (2-in-1 only), Sharpness, Density, ID Copy, Frame Erase


  • 1-year Limited Hardware Warranty* and 1 Year Advanced Exchange Service*


  • Shipping Dimensions (W x D x H):
    22.1" x 20.9" x 19.9" (561mm x 530mm x 505mm)

    Shipping Weight:
    40.2 lbs (18.3kg)

    Printer Dimensions (W x D x H):
    16.1" x 14.9" x 13.3" (410mm x 379mm x 338mm)

    Printer Weight:
    37.4 lbs (15.5 kg) (with consumables)
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