MX-M550U Digital Multifunctional Systems FAST, POWERFUL DOCUMENT PRODUCTION SYSTEMS SHARP DOCUMENT SOLUTIONS PRINT COPY OFFERING SECURE, PRODUCTIVE SOLUTIONS FOR HIGH-VOLUME DEMANDS The Sharp MX-M550U is the key to faster, powerful and more secure document management for the performance-driven office. This complete multifunctional system bring control to your office communications, with productvity-boosting features, reliable high-speed and high-volume output. Its powerful network scanning and integrated document management capabilities let you distribute information efficiently and effortlessly. And, enhanced security features on the MX-M550U safeguard your office communications without affecting workflow. DESIGNED WITH SIMPLICITY AND THE ENVIRONMENT IN MIND The MX-M550U is easy for everyone in your office to use, regardless of ability or experience. A large, 8.9-inch touch-screen LCD control panel clearly displays easy-to-follow instructions to navigate users through advanced functions. Usability is further enhanced by Sharp OSA TM (Open Systems Architecture) which allows third-party software developers to customise the MX-M550U for specific user applications. The MX-M550U has been recognised by the Energy Star programme, an international standard for energy-efficient products. It also complies with the RoHS* Directive restricting the use of hazardous substances. * Restriction of the use of certain Hazardous Substances Scan screen Tab Copy screen SCAN FAX FILE KEY FEATURES Exceptional Productivity Superb Image Quality All-in-One Performance • Speedy output of max. 55 ppm and quick first copy out time • 1200 x 600 dpi resolution*2 and 256level greyscale • Powerful network printing*1 • Standard stackless duplex module and 150-sheet Duplex Single Pass Feeder • Digital auto exposure control and Text/Photo mode • Professional job finishing options include booklet making and post-sheet insertion • Feedback process control monitors toner density to maintain print quality • Network tandem function*1 doubles output speed by linking two machines • PCL5e/PCL6 and optional PS3 emulation • Optional network scanning with scan to e-mail/FTP server/HDD/desktop/net work folder (SMB) • Sharpdesk™ for easy, integrated document management on a PC • Document filing function to instantly reuse saved jobs • Large paper capacity of max. 6,600 sheets • Optional Super G3 fax and Internet fax • LDAP support for easy browsing of e-mail addresses and fax numbers • Job Build for large-volume documents • Efficient electronic sorting, RIP Once/Print Many, and offset stacking Versatile Operation Multi-Layered Security Reliable, Heavy-Duty Design • 8.9-inch touch-screen LCD control panel • Secure network interface card restricts unauthorised access*1 • Highly rigid frame for higher durability • Supports the latest operating systems and network protocols, including IPv6 • Sharp OSATM (Open Systems Architecture)*3 allows integration with software programmes and makes them accessible from the LCD control panel • Advanced device management with Sharp network utilities*1 • Optional Data Security Kit encrypts and erases confidential data • SSL (secure sockets layer) and IPsec*4 for secure network communications • Confidential Print secures printing with PIN code authentication • User authentication for network scanning *1: *2: *3: *4: U models require optional MX-NBX1 Equivalent with smoothing Requires optional MX-AMX2 and/or MX-AMX3 Available at a later date • Stable paper feed with full-grip short paper path • Lead and chromium-free design (RoHS compliant) • Job Status screen lets you view the list of jobs in progress PRINT HIGH PERFORMANCE PRINTING The Sharp MX-M550U network printing* solutions is built for speed. Fast, reliable Ethernet (10Base-T/100Base-TX) output of large-volume print jobs keeps offices productive. And the RIP Once/Print Many feature helps workplace efficiency keep pace by requiring only a single download of data from your PC for printing. Macintosh Windows NT® 4.0 Windows Server® 2003 Windows Vista™* * U models require optional MX-NBX1 at a glance... Novell UNIX AS400 Windows® 98/Me Windows® 2000/XP PRINT ! • Fast, high-volume printing of 55 ppm • Duplex printing, even on heavy paper up to 205 gsm saves you filing space and paper costs • PDF/TIFF direct print*1 — save valuable time by printing PDF and TIFF files without using the printer driver, either by calling and printing the file directly from an FTP server, direct printing from a Web page, or direct printing of e-mail attachments * Available at a later date • Supports PCL5e and PCL6 printer language emulations; PostScript 3 is available*2 for compatibility with more fonts and better graphics handling • Network printing*3 supports the latest and most commonly used network operating systems and protocols, including Windows Vista™ (available at a later date) and next-generation IPv6 • Network tandem function*3 — double the output speed by using two MX-M series machines on the same network • Offset stacking*4 outputs each print job slightly set apart from the previous for easier retrieval *1: *2: *3: *4: Direct PDF printing requires optional MX-PKX1; may not support all PDF or TIFF file formats Requires optional MX-PKX1 U models require optional MX-NBX1 Requires optional finisher or saddle stitch finisher Various Applications High-Quality Imaging The MX-M500U/N's fine particle toner technology, 1200 x 600 dpi resolution*, and 256-level greyscale ensure that all your printing needs will be met with exceptionally crisp, clear, and professional-quality documents. Carbon copy print * Equivalent with smoothing Special Applications PLAN 3 PLAN 2 PLAN 1 • Carbon copy print — print multiple copies of the same data on plain and/or coloured paper fed from different paper trays • Tab print — print directly onto tabs on document separators and insert them into Tab print assigned positions • Form overlay — store document formatting such as letterheads, eliminating the need for pre-printed paper • Barcode font print capability allows convenient in-house production of barcoded documents (requires optional AR-PF1 Barcode Font Kit) COPY PRODUCTIVE COPYING 150-Sheet Duplex Single Pass Feeder The MX-M500U/N accelerates output through continuous, high-speed copying with quick first copy out time to handle heavy document traffic with unmatched efficiency. Other productivity boosters, like the impressively large paper capacity and the auto tray switching function, reduce interruptions and minimise machine downtime. at a glance... A Variety of Job Finishing Options ! • Fast copying at 55 cpm • Quick first copy out time of 4 seconds • Convenient 150-sheet DSPF (Duplex Single Pass Feeder) makes any scan job easy; double-sided documents are scanned in one pass at a speed of 76 originals per minute*1 • Scan Once/Print Many, electronic sorting, and offset stacking*2 for highly productive copying • Large paper supply of up to 6,600 sheets • Auto tray switching reduces interruptions by automatically switching to a different tray when the first becomes empty • Job Build function — large-volume jobs of up to 10,000 pages*3 can be scanned in batches and stored for output as a single job • Digital auto exposure control and Text/Photo mode ensure optimum copy quality • Image editing functions — multi-shot (4-in-1, 2-in-1), mirror image, and more *1: 65 originals per minute in simplex mode *2: Requires optional finisher or saddle stitch finisher *3: Measured using Sharp’s standard chart (A4 with 6% coverage). The number of pages that can be stored for the Job Build function depends on the machine’s HDD capacity and other conditions. Automated Finishing Options Saddle stitching Hole punching Post-sheet insertion Optional finishing peripherals capable of multi-position stapling, saddle stitch booklet finishing, and hole-punching can be added to create professional-looking documents. An inserter is also available for attaching pre-printed covers or inserts, up to 256 gsm, to your documents. CARD CARD Front Front Back Back Special Applications • Network tandem function* — double the output speed by using two MX-M series Card shot machines on the same network • Card shot — one-touch scanning and copying of both sides of a card (credit cards, ID cards, abcdefghijklmnop 12/May/2006 etc.) onto a single page CONFIDENTIAL • Book copy — compiles copies of a book or bound originals into pamphlet format • Tab copy — copy directly onto tabs on document separators and insert them into assigned positions • Stamp function — label your copies with entered text, page numbers, the date, or a TOP SECRET ABCDEFGHIJKL Stamp P.1 character set such as “CONFIDENTIAL” * U models require optional MX-NBX1 SCAN POWERFUL NETWORK SCANNING The MX-M550U capacity for powerful network scanning* is what makes it such an ultra-efficient hub of office communications. After simultaneously scanning both sides of a document, the MX-M62/70 series lets you quickly and easily route the scanned documents to your choice of destinations, in your choice of file formats. * Requires optional MX-NSX1. For U models MX-NBX1 is also required. ! at a glance... • 150-sheet DSPF (Duplex Single Pass Feeder) scans both sides of an original up to A3 in size in a straight path • Multiple scan destinations — scan to e-mail, FTP server, hard disk, PC desktop, or network folder (SMB) QWERTY keyboard for LDAP and others • Compatible with TWAIN-compliant applications (pull scan) • Useful utility software — Sharpdesk™ document management software • Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) support allows easy browsing and storing of e-mail addresses for rapid distribution of scanned documents, as well as automatic synchronisation with your primary e-mail server • Various scanned file formats — TIFF, TIFF-FX (TIFF-F)*1, PDF*2, and linearised PDF*2 which allows the first page of the file to be displayed in a Web browser before the entire file is downloaded • Job Build function — up to 10,000 scanned pages*3 can be stored on the hard disk • Easy text entry — preset frequently used e-mail subject titles or messages for easy one-touch entry or directly enter text from the MX-M550U LCD control panel *1: Requires optional MX-FWX1 *2: Requires optional MX-PKX1 *3: Measured using Sharp’s standard chart (A4 with 6% coverage). The number of pages that can be stored for the Job Build function depends on the machine’s HDD capacity and other conditions. FTP server E-mail attachment INTERNET SCAN SCAN TO E-MAIL SCAN TO FTP HDD SCAN TO NETWORK FOLDER SCAN TO DESKTOP SCAN TO FAX Fax Network folder Client PCs FAX FAX INTEGRATED FAX WITH CHOICE OF TRANSMISSION The MX-M550U offers integrated, versatile faxing as an option for time and paper-saving G3 14.4 Kbps 15 sec 6 sec/page Preparation time Transmission time 4 sec Finishing time to view incoming faxes on your PC before deciding which ones to print out. And easy Internet faxing with other compatible machines gives you yet another fast, economical Super G3 36.6 Kbps 8 sec communications. The inbound routing function cuts down on paper usage by allowing you transmission option. 3 sec/page 1 sec Note: Faxing requires optional AR-FX8 Conventional Memory Transmission ! at a glance... Scan All Call Send • Extremely versatile — send or receive single or double-sided faxes up to A3 in size • Saves time — Super G3/JBIG compression for extra speed Quick On-line Transmission — on-line transmission reduces total operation time — 150-sheet DSPF enhances the efficiency of your fax jobs Scan All • Paperless faxing with inbound routing lets you check incoming faxes via e-mail and print only what you need • Rapid transmission — register up to 999 frequently used numbers and dial with one-touch Call Send Saved Time operation • Duplex faxing — scan and send both pages of two-sided documents and print incoming faxes Inbound Routing to E-Mail onto both sides of paper • Flash memory prevents data loss in case of power failure • Internet fax* send and receive faxes over the Internet with other ITU-T T-37-compliant Fax or Internet fax reception machines for faster and easier transmissions * Requires optional MX-FWX1 Paperless Faxing with Inbound Routing The MX-M550U can be set to forward incoming fax data to a designated e-mail address. SEND TO E-MAIL You can then check those incoming faxes on a PC and print only what you need. PC-Fax and PC-Internet Fax A PC-Fax/PC-Internet Fax* function allows you to directly send a document created on your PC to a recipient’s fax machine via a phone line or the Internet. Since all faxing procedures are done on your PC without printing to paper, this function saves time and paper costs, increases faxing productivity, and retains original document quality. * PC-Fax requires optional AR-FX8 and PC-Internet Fax requires optional MX-FWX1 PC-Fax PC-Internet Fax ì Send Fax” command from PC Phone Line INTERNET Fax is sent to recipient fax machine FILE EFFICIENT FILING FOR FASTER WORKFLOW The MX-M550U can be entrusted to handle all your filing needs with unsurpassed efficiency. Quick File Folders let you temporarily keep data on the hard disk for use later on,thus eliminating the need to reload or rescan. Longer-term storage options, such as centrally located files for convenient sharing or secure, private files for safely storing sensitive data, simplify document management and make data retrieval easier than ever. Document Filing key Quick Filing with Temporary Storage Save up to 10,000 pages or 1,000 files*1 of processed copy, print, scan, and fax*2 job data for temporary storage on the hard disk for later use, eliminating the need to recreate jobs. Advanced Filing for Long-Term Storage Document Filing screen (main folder) Save job data on the hard disk in up to 500 folders with customised names and locations and with enhanced security features to protect your sensitive data. The MX-M62/70 series stores up to 20,000 pages or 3,000 files*1. Storage options include: • Main Folder — stores files in a central location for convenient workgroup sharing • Custom Folder — stores confidential files in private folders with password security *1: Measured using Sharp’s standard chart (A4 with 6% coverage). The Quick File Folder shares the HDD with the Job Build function. *2: For fax and Internet fax jobs, only transmitted data (not received faxes) can be saved in the Document Filing function. Easy Access Conveniently access documents stored on the hard disk from the control panel or through a Web browser. Web access screen Secure Storage With the optional Data Security Kit installed, all data that goes through the MX-M55 series hard disk is encrypted, enabling you to protect confidential data and documents from unauthorised access. QUICK FILE FOLDER Document Filing settings COPY PRINT SCAN FAX PC-FAX Processed job data HDD MAIN FOLDER Save to HDD CUSTOM FOLDER RESEND REPRINT Reuse FILE RELIABLE, MULTI-LAYERED SECURITY The MX-M550U incorporates layer after layer of network and data protection to make it as secure as it is powerful. Sharp’s industry-leading security solutions block unauthorised access to your documents, encrypt stored data, and protect sensitive information by requiring user identification. All of these features, and more, safeguard your workplace documents and give you peace of mind. Ethernet (10Base-T/100Base-TX) at a glance... ! • Data Security Kit*1 encrypts and erases any data on the hard disk or internal memory safely and completely after use Macintosh • Secure network interface card*2 provides a firewall that prevents direct connection and access by unauthorised users • Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encrypts data communications to prevent data leakage through the Unknown IP or MAC addresses will be denied access network; supports HTTPS and IPP-SSL*3 • IPsec compatibility*4 ensures an even higher level of network security Windows® 98/Me Windows® 2000/XP • Confidential data storage and printing protects sensitive information by requiring the user to enter a PIN code before the documents are produced COPY PRINT SCAN FAX DATA DATA DATA DATA • User authentication requires logging into the machine with passwords for machine access • Secure data storage for Document Filing*5 all data that goes through the hard disk is encrypted, while passwords used in the Advanced Filing function ensure solid security • Auditing mode — keep track of and control the amount of use by employee or department TOP SECRET ERASED HDD *1: Optional *2: Optional MX-NBX1 for U models *3: SMTP-SSL, POP3-SSL, and FTPS available at a later date Data Encryption Data Erase *4: Available at a later date *5: Requires optional Data Security Kit The data generated for each job is automatically erased once that job is finished Data Security Kit Digital copiers/printers or multifunction products can retain hundreds of pages of confidential information from previous jobs on their hard disks or internal memory. To safeguard this information from unauthorised access, the optional Data Security Kit automatically encrypts and erases the data after each job is complete. It also encrypts data stored on the hard disk and in the address book. Secure Network Interface Card The network interface card* provides highly secure operation by restricting access to the MX-M550U on your office network. Only PCs that have either their IP address or MAC (media access control) address registered are allowed to use the MX-M550U. Attempted access from an unknown IP or MAC address will be denied, preventing unauthorised use. * U models require optional MX-NBX1 PRINT COPY EFFECTIVE UTILITY SOFTWARE Search Easy Document Management with Sharpdesk™ Edit Print PC-Fax Word View E-mail OCR Store Sharp’s original document management software, Sharpdesk™, lets you manage documents in over 200 file formats in a single application right on your PC desktop, making it possible to integrate scanned paper-based documents and files created in popular applications such as ICT* Excel Word. Features include: Compose PowerPoint® • Intuitive desktop display features thumbnail viewing • Sharpdesk Imaging provides annotation tools for paper-free proofreading PDF • Sharpdesk Composer combines different types of files into a single document Scanned image • Optical character recognition converts documents into editable text files etc. Search screen * Image Compression Tool for converting images into • Output zone distributes files to e-mail, printers, and other applications • File search allows searching by file name, keyword, or thumbnail high-compression PDF files Advanced Device and Job Management • System set-up is accessible via a standard Web browser, enabling administrators to effortlessly configure system settings, including user control and security. • Printer Administration Utility makes printer networks easier to manage by allowing Web-based PAU 4.0 administrators to customise monitored items and view settings, such as the IP address, directly from their PC through a Web browser. • When the MX-M550U is low on paper or toner, Printer Status Monitor will alert you in the form of easy-to-understand graphics, allowing you to avoid problems before they arise. • The Job Status screen on the control panel displays a list of all copy/print jobs, showing you at a glance the jobs in progress and the position of your job in the queue. Sharp OSATM (Open Systems Architecture) The MX-M550U has an open system architecture that allows third-party software Printer Status Monitor developers to create custom applications that link the MFP to software programmes on a server or PC. The LCD control panel can thus be used to access and operate these software programmes. Sharp OSA has three soft key modules, each of which extends the functionality of the MFP: Job Status screen • Application Integration Module (MX-AMX1) lets users add data to scanned documents before sending them directly to applications for processing or archiving • Application Communication Module (MX-AMX2) lets remote applications create, configure, and execute scanning and printing jobs on the MFP • External Account Module (MX-AMX3) tracks usage by individuals and workgroups and restricts usage according to individual access rights SCAN FAX FILE 1,192 mm OPTIONS 660 mm* 692 mm 282 mm 728 mm 370 mm 2,040 mm 1. AR-F15 * 775 mm with tray extended. (shown with options) 3. AR-CF2 6. AR-FX8 4. AR-LC6 2. AR-F16 5. AR-LC7 AR-PN4A/C/D Finishing Base Unit Connectivity Board 1. AR-F15 Finisher A3 to B5 (offset/staple), A3 to A5R (non offset) Upper/middle tray: max. 2,000-sheet paper capacity*1 Stapling capacity: max. 50-sheet multi-position staple*1 Staple position: 3 locations (front, rear or both) 4. AR-LC6 3,500-Sheet Large Capacity Tray A4, 3,500 sheets (80 gsm) 6. AR-FX8 Fax Expansion Kit Super G3 fax module 5. AR-LC7 3,000-Sheet Large Capacity Tray B5 to A3, 3,000 sheets (80 gsm) MX-FWX1 Internet Fax Expansion Kit MX-PKX1 PS3 Expansion Kit Enables PostScript printing 2. AR-F16 Saddle Stitch Finisher A3 to B5 (offset/staple), A3 to A5R (non offset) Upper/middle tray: max. 2,000-sheet paper capacity*1 Stapling capacity: max. 50-sheet multi-position staple*1 Staple position: 3 locations (front, rear or both) Saddle stitch tray (lower): 10 sets (11 to 15 sheets), 20 sets (6 to 10 sheets), 25 sets (1 to 5 sheets) AR-PF1 Barcode Font Kit AR-SM5 256MB Expansion Memory Board MX-NSX1 Network Scanner Expansion Kit Scanner interface board for network scanning Additional Sharpdesk™ licenses: MX-USX1 x 1 user MX-USX5 x 5 users MX-US10 x 10 users MX-US50 x 50 users MX-USA0 x 100 users AR-PN4A 2-Hole Punch Unit AR-PN4C 4-Hole Punch Unit AR-PN4D 4-Hole Wide Punch Unit 3. AR-CF2 Inserter*2 A3 to A5R, 60 to 256 gsm, 100 sheets (80 gsm) *1 *2 : A4 or smaller, 80 gsm : Requires AR-F15 or AR-F16 AR-MM9 8MB Fax Memory Option for U Models MX-NBX1 Network Expansion Kit MX-FRX5U Data Security Kit* (commercial version) MX-FRX5 Data Security Kit* Enables data encryption and erasure MX-AMX1 Application Integration Module MX-AMX2 Application Communication Module MX-AMX3 External Account Module Enables machine customisation by third-party software developers * Available at a later date. Some options may not be available in some areas. MX-M550U Digital Multifunctional Systems SPECIFICATIONS General Document Filing Document filing capacity Type Technology Engine speed (max.)*1 MX-M550U Console Laser A4, portrait 55 cpm/ppm Paper size Paper weight Paper capacity Max. A3 wide, min. A5R 60 – 105 gsm (bypass: 55 – 209 gsm) Standard: 3,100 sheets (1,200-sheet tray, 800-sheet tray, two 500-sheet trays, and 100-sheet multi-bypass tray) Maximum: 6,600 sheets Less than 120 sec.*2 Standard: 128MB Maximum: 384MB 40GB HDD*3 Rated local AC voltage ±10%, 50/60 Hz 1.84 kW (220 to 240V) 728 x 679 x 1,192 mm Warm-up time Memory Power requirements Power consumption (max.) Dimensions (W x D x H) Weight (approx.) Features A3 30 cpm/ppm 185 kg Card shot, edge/centre erase, job build, pre-heat/auto power shut-off modes, user control (500 accounts), toner save mode, document filing Copier Original paper size First copy out time*4 Continuous copy Resolution Gradation Zoom range Preset copy ratios Features*5 Max. A3 4.0 sec. Max. 999 copies Scan: 600 x 600 dpi, 600 x 300 dpi Print: 600 x 600 dpi Equivalent to 256 levels 25 to 400% (25 to 200% using DSPF) in 1% increments 10 ratios (5R/5E) Auto paper selection (mixed size feeding), auto magnification selection, paper type selection, auto tray switching, rotation copy, electronic sorting, network tandem copy, book copy, margin shift, dual page copy, multi-shot (4-in-1, 2-in-1), cover/transparency/tab page insertion, pamphlet copy, rotation sort*6, 2-sided copy orientation change, XY zoom, black & white reverse*7, mirror image, duplex copy, reserved copy, job programme, irregular original/paper size input, stamps (date, page number, text, stamp), tab copy Network Scanner (optional MX-NSX1 required and MX-NBX1 for U models) Scan method Resolution File formats Scanner utilities Scan destinations Features Push scan (via control panel) Pull scan (with TWAIN-supporting application) 200, 300, 400, 600 dpi TIFF, TIFF-FX (TIFF-F), PDF, linearised PDF Sharpdesk™ Scan to e-mail, desktop, FTP server, network folder (SMB), HDD Internet fax*8, PC-Internet fax transmission*8, LDAP support, direct entry (address, subject, message), 999 one-touch dials, 500 group dials, 8 job programmes, broadcasting, long original scanning (max. 800 mm), mixed size original scanning Stored jobs Storage folders Confidential storage 16GB Main and custom folders: 20,000 pages*9 or 3,000 files Quick file folder: 10,000 pages*9 or 1,000 files Copy, print, scan, fax transmission*10 Quick file folder, main folder, custom folder (max. 500 folders) Password protection Network Printer (optional MX-NBX1 required for U models) Resolution Interface Supported OS*11 Network protocols*11 Printing protocols PDL emulation Available fonts Features*5 *13 600 x 600 dpi 600 x 1200 dpi equivalent with smoothing USB 2.0 10Base-T/100Base-TX Windows NT® 4.0 SP5 or later, Windows Server® 2003, Windows® 98/Me/2000/XP, Mac OS 9.0 to 9.2.2, Mac OS X 10.1.5, 10.2.8, 10.3.3 to 10.3.9, 10.4, 10.4.4, 10.4.7, Windows Vista™ TCP/IP (IPv4, IPv6, IPsec (LPD)), 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 Option*12: PS3 emulation 80 fonts for PCL, 136 fonts for PS3 emulation*12 Network tandem print, RIP Once/Print Many, job retention (print hold, proof print, confidential print), direct PDF/TIFF printing, carbon copy print, duplex print, printer administration utility and status monitor, IP/MAC address filtering, font download, pamphlet style, binding edge, N-up (2/4/6/8), paper/output tray selection, cover/chapter insertion, transparency interleave, fit to page, watermarks, offset output, form overlay, auto configuration, barcode font compatibility, tab print, negative image, mirror image, zoom Facsimile (optional AR-FX8 required) Compression method Communication protocol Transmission time Modem speed Transmission resolution Recording width Memory Grey scale levels Features MH/MR/MMR/JBIG Super G3/G3 Less than 3 seconds*14 33,600 bps to 2,400 bps with automatic fallback From Standard (203.2 x 97.8 dpi) to Super Fine (406.4 x 391 dpi) A3 to A5 Standard 2MB, expandable to 10MB Equivalent to 256 levels Duplex transmission/reception, quick on-line transmission, error correction mode, F-Code compatibility (confidential, relay broadcast), LDAP support, 999 one-touch dials, 500 group dials, 8 job programmes, broadcasting number registration, polling, memory transmission/reception, auto reduction (transmission/reception), rotation transmission/reception, print actual size, 2-in-1 transmission, long original transmission (max. 800 mm), PC-Fax transmission*15, timer transmission, paperless faxing with inbound routing to e-mail, activity report, anti-junk fax, dual page scan, mixed size original scanning Options Please refer to the Options section on the previous page. *1: Copy mode: When copying same document continuously on portrait A4 plain paper in non-offset mode. Print mode: When printing same document continuously on portrait A4 plain paper in non-offset mode, excluding processing time. *2: At rated voltage, 25°C, 65% RH. *3: HDD capacity depends on procurement and sourcing status. *4: Portrait feeding of A4 sheets from main unit’s 1st paper tray, using document glass in Auto Exposure mode with polygon motor running. *5: Some features require option(s). *6: Not available when equipped with a finisher. *7: Not available in some regions. *8: Optional MX-FWX1 required. Max. resolution 400 dpi. *9: Measured using Sharp’s standard chart (A4 with 6% coverage). The Quick File Folder shares the HDD with the Job Build function. *10: Optional AR-FX8 required. *11: Optional MX-PKX1 required for Mac OS and EtherTalk. Windows Vista and IPsec available at a later date. *12: Optional MX-PKX1 required. *13: Some features are not available according to the printer driver used. *14: Based on Sharp’s standard chart with approx. 700 characters (A4 portrait) at standard resolution in Super G3 mode, 33,600 bps, JBIG compression. *15: For Windows environments only. 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. The ENERGY STAR guidelines apply to products only in the US, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and Japan. Windows, Windows Server, and Windows Vista are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. All other company names, product names, and logotypes are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. ©Sharp Corporation 2007 Ref: BR-MX-M620/550U/N. All trademarks acknowledged. E&OE.