Copy Speed 26 ppm Color and B&W (8 1/2" x 11" Lateral Feed, Standard Resolution)

Automatic Duplex Standard

Original Size 11" x 17" Max

Paper Feed Standard: (2) 500-sheet cassettes
Standard: (1) 100-sheet bypass tray
Optional: (1) 500 sheet paper feed unit or (2) 500 sheet paper drawers and 3,500 sheet large capacity tray

Speed 26 ppm (8 1/2" x 11" lateral feed, standard resolution)

PDL PCL6/PCL5c compatible, Optional Postscript¢ç 3¢â , Optional XPS

Resolution 1200 dpi, 600 dpi, 300 dpi1

Copier Specifications

Type Desktop, color multifunction digital document system

Standard Functions Copy, print, network print, network scan, document filing

Optional Functions B&W Super G3 Fax Kit, Postscript Expansion Kit, XPS Expansion Kit, Internet Fax Kit, and Bar Code Font Kit

Copy System Dry electrostatic transfer/Dual component developer/Magnetic brush development/OPC drums/Heat Roller fusing/Xenon lamp exposure

Originals Sheets and bond documents

Copy Size Min. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2", Max. 11" x 17"

Continuous Copy Maximum 999 copies

Warm Up Time 60 seconds or less

Magnification 25 to 400 (1 increments and 9 presets RSPF 25-200)

First Copy Time Platen glass: 6 seconds (B&W) 8.9 seconds (color) RSPF: 13.5 seconds B&W) 10.7 seconds (color) based on letter size original using copy tray 1 with laser-unit motor running)

Original Feed System 100-sheet reversing single pass feeder (RSPF) with original size detection

Paper Types Paper drawers and large capacity tray: 16-28 lb. Bond paper. Other paper types include plain, pre-printed, recycled, pre-punched, letterhead and color paper. Bypass Tray: 16-28 lb. Bond (plain paper), 13-16 lb. Bond (thin paper), 28-110 lb. Bond (heavy paper), 20-24 lb. Bond (Monarch/Com-10 envelope), tab paper (letter only). Other types include label paper, gloss paper, pre-printed, recycled, pre-punched, letterhead, color, and OHP film.

Memory Standard 1 GB (copier) 512 MB (printer/network scanning)

Hard Disk Drive 80 GB: 38 GB for document filing

Copy Resolution Scan: monochrome/color: 600 dpi Copy Output (B/W/Color): 600 dpi

Color Modes Auto Color Selection (ACS), Full Color Mode, Monochrome (B/W), 2 Color Mode, Single Color mode

Exposure Control Modes: Automatic (Color: Magical view, B/W: Character AE) Text, Text/Photo, Text/Printed-Photo, Printed-Photo, Photo, Map, Pale-Color document. Settings: Auto exposure control or 9 step manual exposure

Halftone 256 gradations/2 levels (monochrome)

Copy Features Scan-Once Print-Many, electronic sorting, offset-stacking, Auto Color Selection (ACS), Auto Paper Sensing (APS), Auto Magnification Sensing (AMS), auto tray switching, rotation copy, mirror copy, tandem copy, book copy, margin shift, tab-paper insertion, edge erase, center erase, dual page copy, cover pages, pages, OHP insertion, job build, card shot, reverse image, black-white reversal, centering, proof copy, 2-in1/4-in1, pamphlet, photo repeat, document filing, account management, job programs, date/text/page stamp (color)

Account Control Up to 1,000 users. Supports user-number authentication (on device), login name/password (on device) or login name/password (on device via LDAP).

Output Tray Capacity Main output tray (top) 500 sheets (face down) optional exit tray (right side) 100 sheets (face down)

Firmware Flash ROM with USB and network capability

Power Source AC 100-127 VAC, 60 HZ, 12 Amps


Power Consumption Maximum 1440 W or less Sleep Mode: 13 W or less Low Power Mode: 153.95 W or less

Weight Approximately 256 lbs. (base model)

Dimensions Base configuration: 24 1/4" (w) x 27 1/2" (d) x 37 1/2" (h)

Operating Systems Windows¢ç 98/ME, NT¢ç (SP5 or later), XP, 2003/2008 Server¢ç, Windows Vista¢â, Novell¢ç Netware¢ç 3x, 4x, 5x, MAC OS¢ç 9.x, MAC OSX (including 10.5.1), Sun¢ç OS 4.1x, Solaris¢ç 2x, Unix¢ç, Linux¢ç and Citrix (Metaframe, Presentation Server 4, 4.5) and Windows Terminal Services.

Features Continuous printing, duplex printing, pamphlet printing, N-up printing, image rotation, different cover page/last page, transparency inserts, tab printing, carbon copy print, fit-to-page, poster print, margin shift, mirror image, watermarks, overlay, confidential print, confidential batch print, hold, proof print, bypass printing, job priority, job control, tandem printing and direct printing (Note: some features not available on certain drivers)

Interface RJ-45 Ethernet connection 10/100/1000 BaUSB 2.0

Software driver, Printer Status Monitor, Printer Administration Utility

Network Protocols TCP/IP for Windows and Unix environments including HTTPS and SSL. IPX/SPX for Novell environments and EtherTalk¢ç for Macintosh¢ç environments

ROPM Yes (rip once many)

Direct Printing File Types: TIFF, JPEG, PDF, Encrypted PDF, Methods: FTP, Web page, E-mail and USB memory

Resident Fonts 80 outline fonts

Printing Protocols LPR, IPP, PAP, Raw TCP (port 9100), FTP, Novell Pserver, Rprinter

Network Security IP/MAC address filtering, protocol filtering, port management, user authentication and document administration

Max Original Size 11" x 17"

Original Resolution 600 dpi

Output Modes 600 dpi, 400 dpi, 300 dpi, 200 dpi, 100 dpi

Scan Modes Color, monochrome, grayscale

Image Formats Monochrome: TIFF, PDF, Encrypted PDF Color: Grayscale, Color, TIFF, JPEG, PDF, Encrypted PDF
Internet Fax: TIFF-FX (TIFF-F/TIFF-S)

Image Compression Monochrome Scanning: Uncompressed, G3 (MH), G4 (MR/MMR)
Color/Grayscale: JPEG (high, middle, low)
Internet Fax mode: MH/MMR (option)

Scan Destinations E-mail, Desktop, FTP, Folder (SMB), USB, Internet fax (option), Super G3 fax (option)

One-Touch Up to 999 destinations (combined with scan destinations)

Group Destinations Up to 500

Programs 48 (combined)

Max Jobs in Memory Up to 94

Network Protocols TCP/IP (IPv4, IPv6, IPSEC) SSL (HTTP, IPP, FTP), SNMPv3, 802.1x for Windows and Unix. LPD and LPR for UNIX. IPX/SPX for Novell environments. EtherTalk and NetBEUI. AppleTalk¢ç for Macintosh environments

Network Security E-mail server user authentication and user account control. IEEE-P2600, DoD (NSTISSP) #11, DoD Directive 8500.2, DoD (DISA)

Configuration Method Web-based management with user/administrator level login security

Software Sharpdesk¢ç desktop document management software (1 user license)

B&W Super G3 Fax Kit Optional

Transmission Mode Super G3, G3

Modem Speed 33.6 KBPS

Compression Type JBIG, MMR, MR, MH

Scanning Method Sheet fed simplex or duplex or book

Max Transmit Resolution 400 dpi (ultra-fine)

Transmission Speed Approximately 2 seconds with JBIG3

Auto Dialing Up to 999 destinations (combined with scan destinations)

Group Destinations Up to 500

Inbound Routing Forwards received fax data to E-mail

Long Length Originals Up to 31.5" (for transmission)

Programs 48 (combined)

Memory 8 MB (exclusive)

Fax Features Quick on-line transmission, direct transmission, F-Code transmission/reception, rotate transmission, anti-junk fax reception, automatically staple received faxes, secure fax release, out of paper memory reception, auto redial, duplex reception transaction reports, activity reports and PC fax

Optional Equipment MX-DEX6 Stand/1x500 Paper Deck
MX-DEX7 Stand/2x500 Paper Deck
MX-31ABD Rolling Cabinet Base
MX-LCX1 Large Capacity Tray
MX-FNX9 Inner Finisher
MX-FN10 Saddle Stitch Finisher
MX-RBX3 Paper Pass Unit
MX-PNX1B Punch Unit (for Inner Finisher)
MX-PNX5B Punch Unit (for Saddle Stitch Finisher)
MX-TRX1 Exit Tray Unit
MX-PKX1 PS3 Expansion Kit
MX-FWX1 Internet Fax Kit
MX-FXX2 Super G3 FAX Kit
AR-PF1 Bar Code Font Kit
MX-AMX1 Application Integration Module
MX-AMX2 Application Communication Module
MX-AMX3 External Accounting Module
MX-FRX10U Data Security Kit (commercial version)

Supplies MX-31NTBA Black Toner Cartridge
MX-31NTCA Cyan Toner Cartridge
MX-31NTMA Magenta Toner Cartridge
MX-31NTYA Yellow Toner Cartridge
MX-31NVBA Black Developer
MX-31NVSA Cyan/Magenta/Yellow Developer
MX-31NRSA Drum

Product specifications and design are subject to change without notice.

1Requires optional PostScript Kit.

2Sharp has determined that this product meets the ENERGY STAR¢ç guidelines for energy efficiency. ENERGY STAR is a U.S. registered mark of the Environmental Protection Agency.

3Actual transmission speed will vary based on line conditions.


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