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High Capacity Canon PG-540XL Black Ink (PG-540XL)

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  • A original black Canon ink cartridge for your printer
  • GUARANTEED to work in your Canon MG2140, Canon MG2155, Canon MG2240 , and more - see all printers
  • 100% MONEY BACK GUARANTEE up to 12 months after receiving your order
  • Quality product - manufactured by Canon for the best performance possible in your printer
  • HIGH CAPACITY - provides more pages than standard cartridges, giving better value for money
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600 pages

Page Yield Up To 600 Pages

This High Capacity Canon PG-540XL Black Ink is quoted as doing up to 600 pages before needing to be replaced.

The page yield is calculated by manufacturers using ISO/IEC 24711 standards, where they print set documents of 5% page coverage until the cartridge is empty. The standard means you can compare yields between cartridges and manufacturers.

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Product Description

This is an original high capacity Canon PG-540 black ink cartridge. An original cartridge is made by the manufacturer of your printer, this cartridge provides an increased page yield of up to 600 pages; that's over 3x the number of pages of the standard PG-540 cartridge.

Part of the 'Fine Colour' Chromalife 100 ink technology, this canon PG-540 provides amazingly crisp black prints, ideal for both work documents and photo/image printing. The sharp, high quality text print is created by the pigment bases ink used in this cartridge. Pigment ink is designed to sit on top of the page as it is printed in tiny, tiny droplets. These small droplets also create the precise lines to make your text sharp and clear.

The PG-540XL black ink can be used along with any other original or refilled 541 ink cartridge.

You can replace your current black ink cartridge with this PG-540XL black cartridge in no time at all. Open the front cover and then the smaller cover which you will see on the right to expose the cartridges. Once the cartridges have stopped still you can remove the empty inks by pushing down on the grey clip and then lifting it out. You can slot the new cartridge in its place and push the grey clip back up to click it in. And that's it, all done. You can use this original PG)-540XL cartridge along with any other original refilled PG-540 and CL-541 cartridges, no problem at all.

Everything here at Stinkyink is tested so we can make sure it's up to our high standards. This is one of the reasons why we can offer out great 12 month guarantee. If you do ever have an issue all you need to do it let our super friendly customer service team know and they'll have it resolved in no time.

The PG-540 cartridge is packaged and sealed in its own box so if you're not ready to use it straight away you can store it for up to 6 months without its quality being affected. Coming with free delivery and a 12-month performance guarantee, buy this PG-540 XL cartridge now for unbeatable printing value.

Please note this product may also be known with the following references:


Page Yield 600 pages
Running Cost 4.14p per page

Running Cost

This value is calculated from manufacturer's estimates of how many pages a cartridge will print, and should only be used to compare cartridge running costs.

Page yields are estimated using the ISO standard of 5% coverage on a plain A4 page, which is roughly the length of a short letter.

MPN 5222B005
GTIN 08714574572543
Colour Black
Compatibility Canon Original
Range Canon PG-540 and CL-541 ink cartridge range
Brand Canon
Condition New

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excellent price,on time,


Easy ordering, found my usual product quickly (Canon Pixma), speedy delivery ... just as experience tells me to expect!


Always reliable, fast delivery and best quality


Order arrived reasonably promptly. I was very impressed with the print quality of these originals after finding cheaper look-alikes of poor quality. The conclusion is that it's sensible and overall better value to buy the original items and not imitations.


No problem, good value for money, but packaging is terrible. Too much hard plastic and ending up with cut fingers.


right price,fast delivery and as advertised.What else do you need

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How many single sided pages would I expect from a SINGLE black ink cartridge for CANON MG2150 printer please.


The amount of pages will differ depending on what you are printing, but on average you should be able to print with a standard cartridge 180 pages and an XL cartridge 600 pages. These are both based on a 5% coverage. Follow the link for more details http://www.stinkyinkshop.co.uk/blog/2009/12/10/what-does-5-look-like/

Answered by Emma O' Malley (staff member) - January 11, 2013 08:55

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