MX-M503N/MX-M453N MX-M363N Digital Multifunctional System High Performance Black & White Multifunction Systems with Colour Network Scanning Large Colour Touch-Screen LCD Display 50/45/36 PPM in B/W The power and productivity that every ofﬁce needs Equipped with many of the advanced performance features that have made Sharp’s colour MFPs so successful, our new black & white MFPs are perfect for all busy ofﬁces and any medium to large workgroup. Designed with the environment in mind As well as being equipped with a manual power save button, to save energy and reduce running costs, the Energy Star certiﬁed MX-M503N, MX-M453N and MX-M363N beneﬁt from an industry-leading design that cuts night energy consumption right down to a single watt - just Combining fast colour network scanning capabilities with powerful print, copy and fax features, the MX-M503N, MX-M453N and MX-M363N have all the functionality and speed you need to put them at the heart of your ofﬁce operations. They’re easy to use, too. enough to receive faxes. Just as much care has been taken with manufacturing processes and materials. These environmentally- and user-friendly MFPs are fully RoHS-compliant and completely free from harmful chromium and lead. A retractable keyboard makes data entry and emailing quick and simple. And there’s a large, 8.5” colour touch-screen LCD display with thumbnail views that makes even the most advanced features instantly and intuitively accessible, which can be conﬁgured to give different users their own home screens with customised keys. More for your money IT Administrators will appreciate the Remote Access Interface which simpliﬁes support by letting them view and operate each machine’s front panel display from across the network, and everyone will love the contemporary design that makes these new MFPs a perfect choice for any modern ofﬁce. They can also be supplied with Sharp OSA® (Open Systems Architecture), which gives you access to a wide range of third party software solutions that can automate many manual ofﬁce tasks, such as the storing and management of documents, or the processing of forms. MX-M503N/MX-M453N/MX-M363N High Performance Black & White Multifunction Systems Retractable Keyboard MX-M503N/MX-M453N/MX-M363N - Key Features Highly productive operation All-in-one performance Multi-layered security solutions s Speedy output of max. 50/45/36 ppm and fast ﬁrst copy time of 3.9/3.9/4.6 sec s Supports Gigabit Ethernet and the latest network protocols and operating systems s Optional Data Security Kit encrypts and erases data retained inside the MFP s Finishing options include bi-folding saddle stitch ﬁnisher and inner ﬁnisher s Standard PCL5e/PCL6 and optional PS3 emulation s Supports the IEEE 802.1X standard for portbased network access control s Built-in stackless duplex module and 100-sheet high-speed Duplex Single Pass Feeder s 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*1 formats s Function-speciﬁc user authentication s USB port at the front of the MFP allows easy scan to/print from USB memory s IP/MAC address ﬁltering restricts unauthorised access s Sharpdesk for integrated, intuitive document management on a PC s SSL and IPsec enable data encryption for secure network communications s Document Filing function to instantly reuse job data stored on the HDD s Encrypted PDF with password protection for secure scanning s Optional Super G3 fax and Internet fax that supports direct SMTP s Document Control function*2 prevents unauthorised copying, scanning, faxing, and ﬁling of conﬁdential documents s 70 opm scan speed for two-sided and one-sided originals in colour and B/W s Standard hard disk and electronic sorting s Standard 1,100-sheet paper capacity, expandable to max. 5,600 sheets s Network tandem function doubles output speed by linking two MFPs s Job Build function for large-volume documents s LDAP support for easy browsing of e-mail addresses and fax numbers s External Active Directory server allows user authentication management of multiple MFPs and of a greater number of users s Supports the XPS format (standard for scanning; optional for printing) Environmentally advanced design Superb image quality s Sharp OSA (Open Systems Architecture) allows integration with network applications and makes them accessible from the LCD control panel s Lead- and chromium-free design (RoHS compliant) s True 1,200 x 1,200-dpi high-quality printing without sacriﬁcing speed s Certiﬁed for Energy Star s 8.5-inch, touch-screen colour LCD provides thumbnails/previews of Document Filing and fax reception data and previews of copy/send/save jobs s Energy-saving design (less than 1W in standby for fax reception) s High-resolution imaging with 256-level greyscale; clearly reproduces ﬁne lines, small text, and delicate halftones Sharp’s one-of-a-kind features *3 s Control panel can be remotely displayed and operated on a PC s Retractable QWERTY keyboard (option) allows easy text entry *1 Requires optional MX-EBX3 *2 Requires optional Data Security Kit *3 Requires optional MX-AMX2 and/or MX-AMX3 with Colour Network Scanning s Digital auto exposure control and Text/Photo mode provide optimum copy quality High Quality Printing 1200 x 1200 dpi High Capacity Finisher Superior printing With three print speeds to choose from, 36 pages per minute (ppm), 45 ppm or an impressive 50 ppm - all at a true 1200 x 1200 dpi At a glance resolution - you can match the performance to meet the needs of your s Choice of three models with fast print speeds: 36, 45 or 50 ppm. particular team. And that’s just the start. s Superb 1200 x 1200 dpi, even at maximum print speeds. s Stackless duplex module saves you ﬁling space and money. These rapid print speeds are enhanced by a range of advanced s Network printing supports Gigabit Ethernet and the most commonly used network operating systems and protocols. features and options that will help you raise productivity to s USB memory direct printing - conveniently print data directly from most unprecedented levels. USB memory devices, without the need for a PC. A generous 80 GB hard drive and powerful processor make light work s XPS/PDF/TIFF/JPEG direct print*1 - save time by printing XPS, PDF, TIFF or JPEG ﬁles without using the printer driver, either by calling and printing the of even the most complex jobs and you can expand the standard ﬁle directly from an FTP server, direct printing from a Web page, or direct 1,100-sheet paper capacity right the way up to 5,600 sheets for longer printing of e-mail attachments. uninterrupted printing. And when times get busy, you can even split s Standard PCL5e and PCL6 and optional PS3 emulation.*2 jobs between two MFPs for twice the speed and capacity. s Network tandem function - double the effective output speed by Sophisticated ﬁnishing options s Proof printing - check a trial set before printing out a multi-page sharing jobs between two MFPs on the same network. document in large numbers. Now you can add authority to your documents with a range of options that will sort, fold and staple the pages just as you need them. Choices include a space-saving internal ﬁnisher for simple sorting, stapling and s Barcode font print compatibility.*3 *1 Requires optional MX-PKX1 for PDF direct printing and MX-PUX1 & MX-SMX3 for XPS. May not support all formats *2 Requires optional MX-PKX1 *3 Requires optional AR-PF1 off-set stacking, and a hole puncher. You can also specify a bi-folding saddle stitch ﬁnisher for folding and stapling multi-page documents into booklets, and you can add a high-capacity 4,000-sheet ﬁnisher that’s perfect for document-intensive environments. Special applications Other useful features give you the convenience of printing directly from USB memory sticks, the ability to print ‘proof sets’ before committing to long print runs, and other time-saving capabilities such as direct printing from web pages, email attachments and FTP servers. Finishing Options ! &' ' " #!$(" " (10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T) '$! " #! " + "#*&- "#*&%)%, + "#*&- "#*&- &' + "'#&#)!! MX-M503N/MX-M453N/MX-M363N High Performance Black & White Multifunction Systems Fast First Copy 3.9 Seconds 100-Sheet DSPF Easy, efﬁcient copying Everything about these latest MFPs has been optimised for speed, efﬁciency and ease of use. Not only do they copy just as quickly as they At a glance print but they have a ﬁrst-copy-out time of only 4.6 seconds or 3.9 s Fast ﬁrst copy time of just 3.9 seconds (4.6 seconds with MX-M363N). seconds depending on the model. s High-speed 100-sheet A3 Duplex Single Pass Feeder (DSPF) for quick and easy double-sided copying. The quality is exactly what you’ve come to expect from Sharp. The 1200 x 1200 dpi resolution is supported by a 256-level greyscale for reproducing ﬁne lines and delicate halftones; digital auto exposure control delivers optimum copy contrast, and selectable text and photo modes ensure accurate copies every time. s Mixed Size Original Copy mode automatically recognises documents of different sizes and chooses the appropriate paper. s Electronic sorting and offset stacking with space-saving inner ﬁnisher to keep jobs separate. s Job Build function for easier management of large, multi-page jobs even if they exceed the capacity of the DSPF. s Image editing functions, including multi-shot, multi-page enlargement, image repeat and mirror image for extra versatility. They help everyone stay productive, too, with a whole range of advanced copy functions that deliver exceptional versatility. Book Copy, for example, is great for compiling copies of a book (or other bound original) directly into pamphlet format. The Card Shot feature lets you copy both sides of a card, such as an ID card or licence, on to one page in a one-touch operation, and the Tab Copy/Print function makes it easy to copy or print directly on to the tabs on document separators. with Colour Network Scanning s Proof copy function lets you produce a test set of documents before committing to a long run. s Cover/transparency insertion for the effortless creation of professionallooking documents. Scan to Email, Network, PC, FTP or USB Retractable Keyboard Fast colour network scanning Each of the new MX-M503N, MX-M453N and MX-M363N MFPs can race through large scanning jobs, handling up to 70 originals per At a glance minute whether they are black and white or colour, and single- or s Full-colour scanning to your PC, e-mail recipients, FTP servers, network folders, or a memory stick that plugs into an easily accessible USB port. double-sided. s Retractable keyboard for easy data entry. s DSPF scans both sides of the page simultaneously at a speed of 70 A retractable keyboard makes it easy to add data to scanned documents and to select multiple destinations including email recipients, network originals per minute. s Mixed-size original scanning automatically accommodates documents of different sizes. folders, FTP servers, your desktop, or a USB memory stick. You can also scan documents directly to a choice of formats including XPS, JPEG, TIFF and PDF, as well as the High-Compression PDF format*1 for smaller ﬁles, faster transfers and lower network overheads. s Compatible with TWAIN-compliant network applications. s Includes Sharpdesk™ document management software. s Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) allows easy browsing of e-mail addresses for rapid distribution of scanned documents, as well as automatic synchronisation with your primary e-mail server. s Scan directly to XPS, TIFF, JPEG, PDF, encrypted PDF and High-Compression PDF.*1 *1 Scan Scan to USB Scan to Email Scan to FTP Scan to Network Folder (SMB) Scan to PC Requires optional MX-EBX3 MX-M503N/MX-M453N/MX-M363N High Performance Black & White Multifunction Systems Automated Finishing Fax Thumbnail Versatile faxing You can extend the functionality of the new MFPs even further by specifying the optional fax expansion kit. Documents can either be At a glance scanned and sent over ultra-fast 33,600 bps Super G3 fax, or you can s Send or receive single- or double-sided faxes up to A3 in size. simply send digital ﬁles directly from your PC with the s Super G3/JBIG compression for extra speed and online transmission for faster operation. *1 PC-Fax/PC-Internet Fax function. s Transmits faxes in less than three seconds. s One-touch dialling of up to 1,000 stored numbers. When faxes arrive, they can be automatically routed to a mailbox s Can broadcast faxes to as many as 500 destinations. without being printed and you can view preview images to help you s Paperless faxing with inbound routing and thumbnail previews lets you decide which faxes to print. decide which ones you need a hard copy of. s Flash memory prevents data loss in a power failure. s Duplex faxing lets you scan and send two-sided documents and print incoming faxes onto both sides of paper. s Internet fax*1 with Direct SMTP support means that outgoing internet faxes G3 14.4 Kbps do not go via the mail server, making transmission faster and cheaper. s PC-Fax/PC-Internet Fax*1 lets you send data directly from a PC to a fax machine without printing to paper. Preparation time Transmission time Finishing time s Fax Destination Conﬁrmation prevents transmission errors by letting you reconﬁrm fax numbers before sending. Super G3 36.6 Kbps *1 Automated fax ﬁnishing A built-in duplex module saves resources by automatically printing inbound faxes on both sides of the page; you can set the machine to automatically make copies for distribution, and if you have the optional ﬁnisher installed it will even staple multi-page faxes to keep them organised. with Colour Network Scanning PC-Fax requires optional MX-FXX2 and PC-Internet Fax requires optional MX-FWX1 Image Preview/ Thumbnail Sharp OSA® Powerful document management Your new Sharp MFP comes complete with everything you need to Sharp OSA® (Open Systems Architecture) manage your document workﬂow. An 80 GB integrated hard drive gives You can enhance the productivity of the MX-M503N, MX-M453N you plenty of space to save scanned ﬁles for future retrieval and you can and MX-M363N still further, thanks to Sharp OSA (Open Systems even store and repeat entire print runs without recreating the job. Architecture) which lets 3rd party developers directly integrate the MFP with your business applications. There are three optional Sharp Up to 3,000 ﬁles or 20,000 pages*1 of copy, print, scan, and fax*2 data OSA modules: can be ﬁled in up to 1,000 shared, long-term storage in folders, and up to 1,000 ﬁles or 10,000 pages*1 placed in temporary storage for s Application Integration Module (MX-AMX1) – lets users add repeating jobs without having to recreate them. To access them, simply data to scanned documents before sending them directly to browse the thumbnail previews on the LCD panel, make a selection and applications for processing and archiving. enter your PIN. s Application Communication Module (MX-AMX2) – lets Easy document management with Sharpdesk™ remote applications create, conﬁgure, and execute scanning Sharpdesk document management software is a desktop-based solution and printing jobs on the MFP. that’s capable of handling more than 200 different ﬁle formats. It lets you browse, sort, search and share ﬁles as well being able to create s External Account Module (MX-AMX3) – tracks usage by individuals and workgroups and restricts usage according to documents that combine scanned and operator-created data. individual access rights. s Intuitive desktop display features thumbnail viewing. s Sharpdesk Imaging provides annotation tools for *1 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. *2 For fax and Internet fax jobs, only transmitted data (not received faxes) can be saved in the Document Filing function. paper-free proofreading. s Sharpdesk Composer combines different types of ﬁles into a single document. s Optical character recognition converts documents into editable text ﬁles. s Output zone distributes ﬁles to e-mail, printers and other applications. s File search allows searching by ﬁle name, keyword or thumbnail. QUICK FILE FOLDER COPY PRINT SCAN FAX PC-FAX RESEND REPRINT MAIN FOLDER Processed Job Data Save to HDD MX-M503N/MX-M453N/MX-M363N High Performance Black & White Multifunction Systems CUSTOM FOLDER Reuse Printer Administration Utility Remote Front Panel Integrated device management Like all Sharp MFPs, the MX-M503N, MX-M453N and MX-M363N are Network utility software easy to conﬁgure and support, and multiple devices can be managed Sharp’s Printer Administration Utility (PAU), supplied as standard, from a single remote location. The result is minimum time and effort for makes the conﬁguration of printers and MFPs quicker and easier than maximum work efﬁciency. ever before. With PAU, you can monitor any SNMP-compliant printer on the network, without ever leaving your desk and enjoy complete, Web-based system settings Administrators can conﬁgure important system settings such as address book control, document ﬁling management, and operator access real-time control of your printer ﬂeet through any standard web browser. Error-reporting, technical support, driver installation, printer conﬁguration: everything is easier and more accessible. control from across the network as well as from the front control panel. Another network utility, Sharp Printer Status Monitor, lets people Access control You can keep control of running costs by restricting who can use the MFP and for what purpose, giving permission to carry out long print or copy runs to speciﬁc individuals only, for example. Access and usage rights can be set up for different workgroups and departments, with further control achieved through the conﬁguration of up to 1,000 password-protected user accounts with customised settings. Remote diagnosis The MX-M503N, MX-M453N and MX-M363N can be monitored remotely through a web browser and conditions such as ‘Low Toner’ will appear on the MFP’s web page. In addition, features such as E-Mail Status and Alert will automatically create and send email alerts when corrective action or maintenance is required. check the MFP’s operating status, toner levels, paper supplies and features before they start a job, as well as displaying an icon on the desktop when the work has been completed and the documents are ready for collection. Device cloning for rapid deployment It is quick and easy to deploy Sharp MFPs. Simply set up the ﬁrst one, copy its settings and then transfer the entire conﬁguration to each additional machine via a web browser. For extra convenience, you can edit the settings before transferring them. Remote operation for easier support The remote access interface saves time and effort while minimising downtime by letting your support staff view and operate the MFP’s control panel without leaving their desks. The support technician simply opens a web browser and either ﬁxes the problem directly or gives step-by-step training to the operator to achieve the same result. with Colour Network Scanning Data Security Kit Document Control Industry-leading multi-layer security The MX-M503N, MX-M453N and MX-M363N safeguard sensitive data with powerful encryption technology and advanced security functions At a glance that provide multiple levels of network and data security. s Data Security Kit*1 encrypts data on the hard disk and internal memory, removing it safely and completely after use. s Secure Network Card provides network port and protocol management Document Control Function to prevent direct connection and access by unauthorised users. Document Control*1 prevents the unauthorised copying, scanning, s Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and IPsec encrypts data communications to prevent data leakage through the network. faxing and ﬁling of conﬁdential documents by adding copy-prevention s Encrypted PDF with password protection prevents unauthorised viewing data to a document when it is ﬁrst copied or printed. If someone of conﬁdential image data. subsequently tries to make a copy of the document, the MFP detects s Document Control*1 prevents unauthorised copying, scanning, faxing this data and cancels the job or outputs a blank page*2. and ﬁling. s Supports IEEE 802.1X standard for port based network control. Data Security Kit s User authentication requires logging into the machine with passwords for machine access. Digital copiers, printers and MFPs can retain hundreds of pages of s Conﬁdential data storage and printing protects sensitive information by conﬁdential information from previous jobs on their hard disks or requiring the user to enter a PIN code before the documents are produced. internal memory. To protect this information from unauthorised access, s Secure data storage for Document Filing*1 - all data that goes through the optional Data Security Kit automatically encrypts the data or the hard disk is encrypted, while passwords used in the Advanced Filing securely erases it on completion of the job. It also encrypts the function ensure solid security.*3 address book. Windows® 98/Me Windows® 2000/XP/Vista *1 Requires optional Data Security Kit. Document Control Function may not work for certain types of documents and paper. *2 May also output a blank page if paper has already been fed for the job before the MFP detects the copy prevention data. *3 Password Protection is provided as standard. Encryption is optional. Macintosh (10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T) COPY DATA PRINT DATA SCAN DATA TOP SECRET FAX DATA ERASED Unknown IP or Mac addresses will be denied access Data Encryption Data Erase The data generated for each job is automatically erased once that job is finished MX-M503N/MX-M453N/MX-M363N High Performance Black & White Multifunction Systems Finishing Options Connectivity Options MX-M503N/MX-M453N/MX-M363N - Options 2. MX-FN10 + MX-PNX5A/C/D 1. MX-FNX9 + MX-PNX1A/C/D 6. MX-TRX2 or 11. MX-FXX2 5. MX-RBX3 10. MX-LCX1 3. MX-FN11 4. MX-PNX6A/C/D 7. MX-DEX9 8. MX-DEX8 9. MX-DK131 Finishing Base Unit Connectivity Board 1. MX-FNX9 Finisher A3 to B5 (offset/staple), A3W to A5R (non offset) Offset tray (upper): max. 500-sheet paper capacity*1 Stapling capacity: max. 50-sheet multi-position staple*1 Staple position: 3 locations (front, rear or 2 point stitching)*1 7. MX-DEX9 Stand with 2 x 500 Sheet Paper Drawers A3 to B5R, 500 sheets each (80 g/m2) for lower and upper trays MX-KBX2 Keyboard MX-SMX3 Expansion Memory Board (1GB) 8. MX-DEX8 Stand with 500 Sheet Paper Drawer A3 to B5R, 500 sheets (80 g/m2) Printing MX-PKX1 PS3 Expansion Kit Enables PostScript printing MX-PUX1 XPS Expansion Kit (MX-SMX3 is required) AR-PF1 Barcode Font Kit 9. MX-DK131 Cabinet Optional Punch Module for MX-FNX9 MX-PNX1A - 2 Hole Punch Module MX-PNX1C - 4 Hole Punch Module MX-PNX1D - 4 Hole Wide Punch Module 10. MX-LCX1 3,500 Sheet Large Capacity Tray A4 or B5, 3,500 sheets (80 g/m2) 2. MX-FN10 Saddle Stitch Finisher (1,000-Sheet) A3 to B5 (offset/staple), A3W to A5R (non offset) Offset tray (upper): max.1,000-sheet paper capacity*1 Stapling capacity: max. 50-sheet multi-position staple*1 Staple position: 3 locations (front, rear or 2 point stitching)*1 Saddle stitch tray (lower): 10 sets (11-15 sheets), 15 sets (6-10 sheets), 20 sets (1-5 sheets). 15 sheets max per set. Faxing 11. MX-FXX2 Fax Expansion Kit Super G3 fax module MX-FWX1 Internet Fax Expansion Kit Scanning AR-SU1 Stamp Unit Marks already scanned documents for checking MX-EBX3 Enhanced Compression Kit Optional Punch Module for MX-FN10 MX-PNX5A - 2 Hole Punch Module MX-PNX5C - 4 Hole Punch Module MX-PNX5D - 4 Hole Wide Punch Module Sharpdesk™ Licenses 3. MX-FN11 High Capacity Finisher (4,000-Sheet) A3 to B5 (offset/staple), A3W to A5R (non staple/offset) Upper tray max. 1,550 sheets capacity*1 Lower tray max. 2,450 sheets capacity*1 Stapling capacity: max. 50-sheet multi position staple*1 Staple position: 3 locations (front, rear or 2 point stitching)*1 1,195 mm 4. Optional Punch Module for MX-FN11 MX-PNX6A - 2 Hole Punch Module MX-PNX6C - 4 Hole Punch Module MX-PNX6D - 4 Hole Wide Punch Module 515 mm* 615 mm 1,627 mm * 645 mm with tray extended. 5. MX-RBX3 Paper Pass Unit Required when using MX-FN10 or MX-FN11 6. MX-TRX2 Exit Tray Unit *1 *2 with Colour Network Scanning 695 mm 127 mm A4 or smaller, 80g/m2 Available at a later date MX-USX1 x 1 user MX-US10 x 10 users MX-USA0 x 100 users MX-USX5 x 5 users MX-US50 x 50 users Security MX-FR14U Data Security Kit Commercial Version*2 MX-FR14 Data Security Kit Common Criteria Certiﬁed*2 Sharp OSA® 370 mm Shown with options. MX-AMX1 Application Integration Module MX-AMX2 Application Communication Module MX-AMX3 External Account Module Some options may not be available in some areas MX-M503N/MX-M453N MX-M363N Speciﬁcations Digital Multifunctional System General Document Filing Engine speed (max.) A4 A3 MX-M503N MX-M453N 50 ppm/cpm 45 ppm/cpm 22 ppm/cpm 20 ppm/cpm MX-M363N Paper size Paper capacity 36 ppm/cpm 17 ppm/cpm Max. A3W (via bypass), min. A5R Standard: 1,100 sheets Paper weight Document ﬁling capacity Stored jobs Copy, print, scan, fax transmission*6 Storage folders Conﬁdential storage Quick ﬁle folder, main folder, custom folder (max. 1,000 folders) Password protection Network Printer (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 Resolution Interface and 100-sheet multi-bypass tray) Drawer: 60 g/m2 – 209 g/m2 Supported OS*7 Multi-bypass tray: 56 g/m2 – 209 g/m2 Network protocols*7 Printing protocols 80GB HDD*1 Rated local AC voltage ±10%, 50/60 Hz 1.84 kW (220 to 240V) Dimensions (W x D x H) Weight (approx.) 645 x 695 x 935 mm 95 kg 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, Less than 20 sec. (Copier) Standard 640MB (Printer) Standard 1GB, Maximum 2GB Power requirement Power consumption (max.) 1,200 x 1,200 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi USB 2.0 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T Large-capacity tray: 60 g/m2 – 105 g/m2 Warm-up time Memory 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 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 PDL (emulation) Standard: PCL 6/5e emulation Option*8: PS3 emulation, XPS Available fonts 80 fonts for PCL, 136 fonts for PS3 emulation Copier Original paper size First copy time*2 (sec) Max. A3 MX-M503N MX-M453N MX-M363N Continuous copy Resolution (max.) Gradation Zoom range Preset copy ratios 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) Facsimile (optional MX-FXX2 required) Compression method Communication protocol Transmission time MH/MR/MMR/JBIG Super G3/G3 Less than 3 seconds*9 Modem speed Transmission resolution 33,600 bps to 2,400 bps with automatic fallback Standard: 203.2 x 97.8 dpi Super Fine: 406.4 x 391 dpi A3 to A5 8MB ﬂash memory Equivalent to 256 levels Recording width Memory Grey scale levels Network Colour Scanner Scan method Resolution File formats Push scan (via control panel), pull scan (TWAIN-compliant application) Push 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 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. Design and speciﬁcations are subject to change without prior notice. All information was correct at time of print. 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