MX-M503N MX-M453N MX-M363N Digital Multifunctional System Preliminary Product Information NEW DESIGN, GREATER FUNCTION – SMART MFPS WITH COLOUR NETWORK SCANNING 50/45/36 ppm at 1,200 dpi Colour Network Scanning Optional Integrated Keyboard 8.5” Colour Touch-screen with Thumbnail View Highly Productive Operation Sharp’s One-of-a-Kind Features • Speedy output of max. 50/45/36 ppm and fast first copy time of 3.9/3.9/4.6 sec. • Finishing options include bi-folding saddle stitch finisher and inner finisher • Built-in stackless duplex module and 100-sheet high-speed Duplex Single Pass Feeder • 70 opm scan speed for two-sided and one-sided originals in colour and B/W • Standard hard disk and electronic sorting • Standard 1,100-sheet paper capacity, expandable to max. 5,600 sheets • Network tandem function doubles output speed by linking two MFPs • Job Build function for large-volume documents • Sharp OSA (Open Systems Architecture)* allows integration with network applications and makes them accessible from the LCD control panel • 8.5-inch, touch-screen colour LCD provides thumbnails/previews of Document Filing and fax reception data and previews of copy/send/save jobs • Control panel can be remotely displayed and operated on a PC • Retractable QWERTY keyboard (option) allows easy text entry Multi-Layered Security Solutions • Optional Data Security Kit encrypts and erases data retained inside the MFP • Supports the IEEE 802.1X standard for port-based network access control • Function-specific user authentication • External Active Directory server allows user authentication management of multiple MFPs and of a greater number of users • IP/MAC address filtering restricts unauthorised access • SSL and IPsec enable data encryption for secure network communications • Encrypted PDF with password protection for secure scanning • Document Control function* prevents unauthorised copying, scanning, faxing, and filing of confidential documents * Requires optional Data Security Kit Environmentally Advanced Design • Lead- and chromium-free design (RoHS compliant) • Certified for Energy Star • Energy-saving design (less than 1W in standby for fax reception) * Requires optional MX-AMX2 and/or MX-AMX3 All-in-One Performance • Supports Gigabit Ethernet and the latest network protocols and operating systems • Standard PCL5e/PCL6 and optional PS3 emulation • Full-colour network scanning with scan to e-mail/FTP server/desktop/ network folder/USB, and support for JPEG, TIFF, XPS, PDF, and highcompression PDF* formats • USB port at the front of the MFP allows easy scan to/print from USB memory • Sharpdesk for integrated, intuitive document management on a PC • Document Filing function to instantly reuse job data stored on the HDD • Optional Super G3 fax and Internet fax that supports direct SMTP • LDAP support for easy browsing of e-mail addresses and fax numbers • Supports the XPS format (standard for scanning; optional for printing) * Requires optional MX-EBX3 Superb Image Quality • True 1,200 x 1,200-dpi high-quality printing without sacrificing speed • High-resolution imaging with 256-level greyscale; clearly reproduces fine lines, small text, and delicate halftones • Digital auto exposure control and Text/Photo mode provide optimum copy quality MX-M503N MX-M453N MX-M363N SPECIFICATIONS Digital Multifunctional System Preliminary Product Information General Engine speed (max.) A4 A3 MX-M503N 50 ppm/cpm 22 ppm/cpm MX-M453N 45 ppm/cpm 20 ppm/cpm MX-M363N 36 ppm/cpm 17 ppm/cpm Paper size Max. A3W (via bypass), min. A5R Paper capacity Standard: 1,100 sheets (2 x 500-sheet drawer and 100-sheet multi-bypass tray) Maximum: 5,600 sheets (4 x 500-sheet drawer, 3,500-sheet large capacity tray and 100-sheet multi-bypass tray) Paper weight Drawer: 60 g/m2 – 209 g/m2 Large-capacity tray: 60 g/m2 – 105 g/m2 Multi-bypass tray: 56 g/m2 – 209 g/m2 Warm-up time Less than 20 sec. Memory (Copier) Standard 640MB (Printer) Standard 1GB, Maximum 2GB 80GB HDD*1 Power requirement Rated local AC voltage ±10%, 50/60 Hz Power consumption (max.) 1.84 kW (220 to 240V) Dimensions (W x D x H) 645 x 695 x 935 mm Weight (approx.) 95 kg Copier Original paper size First copy time*2 (sec) MX-M503N MX-M453N MX-M363N Continuous copy Resolution (max.) Gradation Zoom range Preset copy ratios Document Filing Document filing capacity Stored jobs Storage folders Confidential storage Main and custom folders: 38GB, 20,000 pages*5 or 3,000 files Quick file folder: 12GB, 10,000 pages*5 or 1,000 files Copy, print, scan, fax transmission*6 Quick file folder, main folder, custom folder (max. 1,000 folders) Password protection Network Printer Resolution Interface Supported OS*7 Network protocols*7 Printing protocols PDL (emulation) Available fonts 1,200 x 1,200 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi USB 2.0 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T Standard: Windows NT® 4.0 SP5 or later, Windows Server® 2003/2008, Windows® 98/Me/2000/XP, Windows Vista® Optional: Mac OS 9.0 – 9.2.2, Mac OS X 10.2.8, 10.3.9, 10.4.11, 10.5 – 10.5.5 TCP/IP (IPv4, IPv6), IPX/SPX (NetWare), NetBEUI, EtherTalk (AppleTalk) LPR, Raw TCP (port 9100), POP3 (e-mail printing), HTTP, Novell Printserver application with NDS and Bindery, FTP for downloading print files, EtherTalk printing, IPP Standard: PCL 6/5e emulation Option*8: PS3 emulation, XPS 80 fonts for PCL, 136 fonts for PS3 emulation Facsimile (optional MX-FXX2 required) Compression method MH/MR/MMR/JBIG Communication protocol Super G3/G3 Transmission time Less than 3 seconds*9 Modem speed 33,600 bps to 2,400 bps with automatic fallback Transmission resolution Standard: 203.2 x 97.8 dpi Super Fine: 406.4 x 391 dpi Recording width A3 to A5 Memory 8MB flash memory Grey scale levels Equivalent to 256 levels Max. A3 3.9 3.9 4.6 Max. 999 copies 1,200 x 1,200 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi Equivalent to 256 levels 25 to 400% (25 to 200% using DSPF) in 1% increments 10 ratios (5R/5E) Network Colour Scanner Scan method Push scan (via control panel), pull scan (TWAIN-compliant application) ResolutionPush scan: 100, 200, 300, 400, 600 dpi Pull scan: 75, 100, 150, 200, 300, 400, 600 dpi 50 to 9,600 dpi via user setting File formats TIFF, PDF, encrypted PDF, JPEG (colour only), XPS*3, high-compression PDF*4 Scanner utility Sharpdesk Scan destinations Scan to e-mail, desktop, FTP server, network folder (SMB), USB memory * 1: HDD capacity depends on procurement and sourcing status. * 2: Long-edge feeding of A4 sheets. May take longer when taking a copy for the first time immediately after turning the machine on. * 3: To view XPS files on PCs not running Windows Vista, you must have the XPS Viewer application installed. * 4: Optional MX-EBX3 required. * 5: Measured using Sharp’s standard chart (A4 with 6% coverage, B/W). The Quick File Folder shares the HDD with the Job Build function; up to 12GB of data storage is available when using both functions. The storage capacity will be less for colour pages. *6: Optional MX-FXX2 required. *7: Optional MX-PKX1 required for Mac OS and EtherTalk. *8: PS requires optional MX-PKX1. XPS requires optional MX-PUX1 and MX-SMX3 (1GB). *9: Based on Sharp’s standard chart with approx. 700 characters (A4 long-edge feeding) at standard resolution in Super G3 mode, 33,600 bps, JBIG compression. MX-FNX9 MX-TRX2 Inner Finisher Exit Tray Unit MX-PNX1A/C/D MX-AMX1 MX-PKX1 PS3 Expansion Kit MX-PUX1 Punch Module XPS Expansion Kit MX-FXX2 or Fax Expansion Kit AR-PF1 Barcode Font Kit AR-SU1 Saddle Stitch Finisher (1000 sheet) + Punch Module MX-LCX1 MX-RBX3 Large Capacity Tray (A4) BASE UNIT Paper Pass Unit High Capacity Finisher (4000 sheet) MX-USX1/X5 Sharpdesk 1/5-License Kit Sharpdesk 10/50/100License Kit MX-DK131 MX-FN11 Internet Fax Expansion Kit MX-US10/50/A0 or + Punch Module MX-DEX9 Stand with 2 x 500-Sheet Paper Drawers 500-sheet 500-sheet 500-sheet or MX-AMX3 Expansion Memory Board MX-EBX3 Enhanced Compression Kit MX-KBX2 Keyboard Available at a later date Cabinet MX-PNX6A/C/D Application Communication Module MX-SMX3 MX-FWX1 MX-PNX5A/C/D MX-AMX2 External Account Module Stamp Unit MX-FN10 Application Integration Module or MX-DEX8 Stand with 500-Sheet Paper Drawer MX-FR14U Data Security Kit MX-FR14 Data Security Kit (Common Criteria validated) Some options may not be available in some areas. Design and specifications are subject to change without prior notice. All information was correct at time of print. The ENERGY STAR logo is a certification mark and may only be used to certify specific products that have been determined to meet the ENERGY STAR programme requirements. ENERGY STAR is a US registered mark. Windows, Windows NT, Windows XP and Windows Vista are registered trade marks of Microsoft Corporation. Citrix is a trademark of Citrix Systems, Inc. and/or one or more of its subsidiaries, and may be registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office and in other countries. All other company names, product names and logotypes are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. ©Sharp Corporation 2009 Ref: DS-MX-M503N/MX-M453N/MX-M363N. All trademarks acknowledged. E&OE.