The Canon IR 5000 has a laser dry electrostatic transfer imaging system, and employs a heat roller fixing system. It is equipped with 128 megabytes of RAM and has a hard disk capacity of 5.1 gigabytes. It has a first copy time of 3.8 seconds at the most, and possesses a warm up time of five minutes or less. It provides a zoom capability from 25 percent up to 400 percent, with 1 percent increments. It can be loaded with paper copy from A5 to A3 page sizes.