MX-M850 Black & White Production System SETTING NEW STANDARDS IN DOCUMENT PRODUCTION Black & White Production System MX-M850 Black & White Production System A BREAKTHROUGH IN DOCUMENT PRODUCTION First-class reliability, productivity, operability, finishing options, expandability, security and serviceability A WHOLE NEW PERFORMANCE BENCHMARK Sharp’s MX-M850 sets a new performance benchmark for high-speed black and white products; delivering the versatility, performance and dependable reliability that you need to support everyone’s document production needs. Its innovative design and true walk-up simplicity lets everyone benefit from the MX-M850 straight away, and its highly customisable software architecture and flexible options let you customise it to meet your exact requirements. A GREAT ALL-ROUNDER The MX-M850 is perfect for any large office or busy workgroup that needs to produce high volume and/or advanced office documents at high speeds. And, unlike other highly specified machines, it really is easy enough for everyone to get to grips with. An extra large LCD screen and user-friendly graphical interface make complex jobs simple, while low running costs, easy maintenance and a wide range of finishing options make it ideal for everyday use. MX-M850 Black & White Production System ENGINEERED TO THE HIGHEST STANDARDS The rugged design of the new MX-M850 production system mean built-in reliability and minimum downtime. The purpose-built, highly rigid framework was specifically designed to protect critical components and to withstand the stress of any demanding office or production environment. And that’s just one of the reliability features. Others include: MULTIPLE INDEPENDENT MOTOR UNITS For key components such as the paper transfer developer units; increasing reliability and ensuring trouble-free paper transportation. DEVELOPER COOLING SYSTEM To prevent excessive heat build-up during heavy use, ensuring predictable, consistent image quality from the first page through to the very last. FULL FRONT ACCESS FOR EASY SERVICING Everything about the new MX-M850 is designed for maximum productivity. The full front access means that units simply slide out for immediate adjustment or replacement; the toner can be replenished without interrupting the print run, and also the firmware is upgradeable over the network or a USB port. The result is fewer and shorter interruptions and the highest possible return on your investment. INCREASED DURABILITY AND RELIABILITY MX-M850 Black & White Production System WIDE CHOICE OF FINISHING OPTIONS Saddle Stitch Finisher PROFESSIONAL LOOKING OUTPUT As you would expect from Sharp, the speed and quality of the MX-M850 is enhanced by a wide range of professional finishing options. Whatever your challenge – sorting, stacking, stapling, punching, folding – this versatile machine can take care of it. Stapled or hole punched office documents or saddle stitched booklets: now any number of complex jobs can be handled in their entirety with just a few keystrokes. Add to this an up to 8-way paper supply*1 and the ability to handle stock up to 300gsm*2, and it’s easy to see why the MX-M850 is setting new standards in document production. OPTIONS AT A GLANCE • Versatile stapling capabilities – with a finisher that provides a choice of 4 staple positions and up to Top Stapling Top Slant Stapling 2 Stapling Booklet Stapling 4-Hole Punch 2-Hole Punch Bottom Stapling 100-sheet stapling capacity. • Booklet-making saddle unit – for a wide range of everyday finishing capabilities with 15-sheet saddle stitch. • Various hole punch – for professional looking office documents • GBC® Smart Punch™ – supports commonly used *3 binding styles. • Sophisticated Z-folding unit – which automatically folds A3 into A4, or A4 into A5, allowing effortless inclusion of larger sheets in smaller sized document sets. • Cover Inserter – for automatically inserting pre-printed covers and card dividers in their correct positions in multi-page documents. GBC Punch*3 Z-Fold *1 Requires MX-LCX4 paper trays *2 Via MX-MFX1 bypass tray *3 Available at a later date Offset Finishing 4-Hole Wide Punch MX-M850 Black & White Production System THE KEY FEATURES Take one look at the specifications of the MX-M850 and you’ll see that it’s ideal for use in busy and demanding walk-up environments. Its impressive output speed of 85 pages per minute and ability to handle stock of up to 300 gsm are complemented by a generous, up to 8-way 8050-sheet paper supply; a fast scanning speed of 85 images per minute (with optional network and colour scanning) and a huge choice of finishing options. Precision engineering for proven durability and surprisingly quiet operation make it easy to own and work with, too. PRODUCTIVITY RELIABILITY EXPANDABILITY • High-speed output of 85ppm. • Average copy/print volume of up to 200K • Optional A3 & A4 large capacity trays for • First copy out time in 4 seconds. • Warm up time: 240 sec. • Large paper capacity of max. 8050 sheets. (Max. 500k). • Highly rigid Main Frame for high durability. • Developer Cooling System for consistent image quality. • Std 250-sheet DSPF, optional colour scanning, up to 85 opm. • Network tandem function that links two • Multiple Independently Driven Units for more reliable machine operation. maximum paper capacity. • Fully customisable third-party applications via Sharp OSA® (Open Systems Architecture). • Optional Fiery print controller for increased print performance and job management. • Sophisticated finishing options for all your day-to-day document finishing needs. machines in the same network doubles the • Super G3 fax option for faster faxing capability. output speed up to 170 ppm and increases the paper capacity up to 16100 sheets. • ‘Load while run’ easy toner changing. SECURITY OPERABILITY SERVICEABILITY • Secure Network Interface Card restricts • 10.4" colour touch TFT LCD control panel with • Full front access to all the machine key components unauthorised access. • Optional Data Security Kit encrypts and overwrites confidential data. • Secure embedded network interface with IP/MAC address filtering. • Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)/IPSEC prevent unauthorised interception across the network. • Secure data storage for filing confidential documents. user friendly graphic interface. ensure easy servicing and thus maximum uptime. • Job Status Lamp for visible machine diagnosis • 1,000k long life drum. • Extremely quiet in operation. • 500k PM Cycle. • Std network card allows for remote administration. A STEP UP IN WALK-UP PERFORMANCE Paper capacity up to 8050 sheets HIGH PRODUCTIVITY AND EASE OF USE Capable of printing* up to 8050 pages at a speed of 85 ppm with a superb array of performance-boosting features, the MX-M850 will raise productivity and efficiency right across any large office or busy workgroup. A generous 2560Mb memory makes light work of large and graphic-intensive jobs; up to 59,000 pages can be stored for instant retrieval, thanks to the 80GB internal hard disk, and a 250-sheet A3 Duplex Single Pass Feeder with optional colour capability makes it easy to scan and copy large volumes of two-sided documents. You can even use two machines in tandem, for a combined output speed of 170 pages per minute and a capacity of 16,100 sheets. VERSATILE PRINTING FUNCTIONS • Direct printing of TIFF, JPEG and PDF files without special applications. Colour LCD touch panel with highly visible Job Status Lamp • FTP Server Printing – select and print files on FTP server from LCD control panel. • Web Submit Print – set and print files from the network using the built-in web page. • Prints directly from – and scans directly to – any standard plug-in USB storage device. • Prints directly from email. MAXIMUM CONVENIENCE Controlling jobs on the MX-M850 is easy either remotely, via an embedded web page that’s accessible over the network or directly, thanks to a 10.4 inch colour LCD screen. This large control panel is equipped with highly visible red/green job status lights that can be seen from right across the room. FIERY PRINT CONTROLLER The optional Fiery Print Controller makes it easy to manage large or complex jobs. It comes with a number of powerful productivity tools for better process management, faster print processing, reduced manual intervention and superior workflow. *Requires optional MX-PBX2 Intuitive Operator Interface easy-to-use and easy-to-understand MX-M850 Black & White Production System POWERFUL SECURITY AND BUSINESS SOLUTIONS Sharp has a selection of powerful solutions that both safeguard and advance your business. The MX-M850 has several proven security features and options to protect your data from any known data threat or unauthorised access. Sharp Open Systems Architecture (OSA®) on the other hand offers a platform to get more out of your business and production applications. TOUGH MULTI-LEVEL DATA SECURITY BRING YOUR PRODUCTION MACHINE TO A NEW LEVEL • Data Security Kit – encrypts and then overwrites residual data. A Sharp innovation, Sharp OSA® (Open Systems Architecture) • Secure network interface card – provides a firewall that development platform, allows users to control the power of their prevents access by unauthorised third parties. back-end systems right from the control panel. It’s really a new way of thinking with ‘power at the panel’ for automation of • Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)/IPSEC – encrypts network communications to prevent unauthorised interception across the network. • IPv6 – next generation Internet protocol to ensure an even higher level of network security. • User authentication – requires a password for machine access. various everyday jobs. It can truly save time and increase the efficiency, because it can be virtually seamless to the user. Any MX-M850 anywhere in the organisation can display choices that were once only available on a desktop PC, and with one-touch access to business applications via Sharp OSA integration, you can start and finish a document distribution task without a worry. • Confidential data storage and printing – protects sensitive information by requiring the user to enter a PIN code at the machine before the documents are produced. • Encrypted PDF with password protection prevents unauthorised viewing of confidential image data. MAIN BENEFITS AT A GLANCE • Automate tasks and save time with seamless integration between the MX-M850 and network applications. • Centralised applications minimise set-up and installation of multiple Sharp products. • Virtually eliminates repetitive tasks and streamlines workflow, increasing efficiency. • Maximise your return on investment with tighter integration among IT assets. • Industry standard programming leads to faster deployment of new solutions. BEST-IN-CLASS DATA PROTECTION AND CUSTOMISED APPLICATIONS MX-M850 Black & White Production System OPTIONS The MX-M850’s speed and ease of use are complemented by a full range of paper capacity, finishing and connectivity options, to make them ideal for handling any office production job from the simplest to the most complex. Finishing Expandability Connectivity 1. MX-FNX7 Saddle Stitch Finisher*1 Paper size: A3W - A5R Upper tray: 250 sheets Middle tray: 2000 sheets Saddle stitch tray (lower) 10 sets (11 to 15 sheets), (6 to 10 sheets), 30 sets (2 to 5 sheets) Stapling position: 4 locations (top, top slant, bottom, 2 staples) and saddle stitch, Stapling capacity: 50 sheets,15 sheets for saddle stitch only (no hole punch) 10. MX-LCX3N A3 Large Capacity Tray*1 3000 sheets Max. paper weight 205 gsm (only for MX-M850) 11. MX-LCX6 A4 Large Capacity Tray 3500 sheets Max. paper weight 205 gsm Printing MX-PBX2 Printer expansion kit MX-PEX3 Fiery Print Controller*1 MX-PXX3 Fiery print controller interface connection kit MX-PKX4 Postscript3 expansion kit AR-PF1 Barcode font kit 12. MX-LCX4 A4 large Capacity Trays (3 trays) 4550 sheets Max. paper weight 205 gsm 13. MX-LCX5 A3 Large Capacity Trays (3 trays) 4000 sheets Max. paper weight 300 gsm 2. MX-FNX6 Finisher*1 Paper size: A3W to A5R Upper tray: 250 sheets Lower tray: 3000 sheets Stapling position: 4 locations (top, top slant, bottom, 2 staples), Stapling capacity: 50 sheets 3. MX-PNX4A, PNX4C, PNX4 Punch Unit for finisher MX-FNX6, MX-FNX7 (A: 2 holes, C: 2 or 4 holes, D: 4 hole wide) 4. MX-FNX5 Finisher Paper size: A3W to A5R, Upper tray: 500 sheets Lower tray: 3000 sheets Stapling position: 4 locations (top, top slant, bottom, 2 staples) Stapling capacity: 100-sheets 5. MX-PNX3A, PNX3C, PNX3D Punch Unit for finisher MX-FNX5 (A: 2 or 3 holes, C: 2 or 4 holes, D: 4 hole wide) 6. MX-GBX1 GBC Stream Punch™*2 MX-GPX1 Punch cartridge, 11 hole (Velobind) MX-GPX2 Punch cartridge, 19 hole (CombBind) MX-GPX3 Punch cartridge, 21 hole (WireBind twin loop wire 2:1) MX-GPX4 Punch cartridge, 32 hole (WireBind twin loop wire 3:1) MX-GPX5 Punch cartridge, 32 hole (Pro Click) MX-GPX6 Punch cartridge, 44 hole (Colour Coil) die set die set die set die set die set die set 7. MX-FNX8 Saddle unit Paper size: A3W - B5R Stapling position: saddle stitch only Saddle stitch capacity: up to 15 sheets (no hole punch) 8. MX-FDX1 Advanced Z-folding unit 9. MX-CFX2 Inserter Upper tray: 200 sheets Lower tray: 200 sheets *1 *2 *3 Can only be installed with MX-M850 Available at a later date Cannot be installed with MX-FRX8 14. 15. MX-MFX1 Multi bypass Tray 100 sheets (required with MX-LCX3N/LCX6) Max. paper weight 300 gsm MX-MFX2 Multi bypass tray 500 sheets Max. paper weight 205 gsm (optional with MX-LCX4/LCX5) Scanning MX-NSX1 Network scanner expansion kit MX-EBX1 Colour expansion kit AR-SU1 Stamp Unit Faxing MX-FWX1 Internet-FAX expansion kit MX-FXX1 Super G3 fax kit Sharpdesk™ licenses: MX-USX1 Sharpdesk MX-USX5 Sharpdesk MX-US10 Sharpdesk MX-US50 Sharpdesk MX-USA0 Sharpdesk ver3.2 ver3.2 ver3.2 ver3.2 ver3.2 1-License Kit 5-License Kit 10-License Kit 50-License Kit 100-License Kit Security MX-FRX8U Data Security Kit (Commercial version) or MX-FRX8 Data Security Kit Sharp OSA® MX-AMX1 Application Integration Module MX-AMX2 Application Communication Module*3 MX-AMX3 External Account Module*2 1518mm 1518mm 3831mm 2216 mm 771mm 771mm Office Configuration 1. MX-FNX7 10. MX-LCX3N 3. MX-PNX4A PNX4C PNX4D 14. MX-MFX1 11. MX-LCX6 2. MX-FNX6 12. MX-LCX4 15. MX-MFX2 Production Configuration 14. MX-LCX4 9. MX-CFX2 4. MX-FNX5 6.MX-GBX1* 7.MX-FNX8 15. MX-MFX2 8. MX-FDX1 13. MX-LCX5 5. MX-PNX3A PNX3C PNX3D 12. MX-LCX6 14. MX-MFX1 *1 Available at a later date SPECIFICATIONS MX-M850 Black & White Production System General Type Resolution Engine speed Paper size Paper weight Paper capacity Warm-up time Memory Power requirements Dimensions (W x D x H) Weight (approx.) Features Document Filing (Std. B/W, Opt. Colour MX-EBX1) Console Copy 600 x 600 dpi, Print 1200 x 1200, 600 x 600 dpi 85 cpm/ppm Tray 1 & 2: A4 Tray 3 & 4: up to A3W (305 x 457mm) Max. paper size: 320 x 470mm Tray 1 & 2: 60-105 g/m2 Tray 3 & 4: 60-205 g/m2 Max. paper weight up to 300 gsm (requires an option) Std. 3000 sheets: 1200 sheet, 800 sheet, 2 x 500 sheets Max. 8050 sheets (3500/3000/4000 LCC) via 100/500 sheet bypass 240 seconds or less Max. Local memory 768MB + 768MB + System memory 1024MB + 80GB HDD 220-240 8A, 220-240 2.5A Basic: 1301 x 771 x 1518 (in.c touch panel) Full production configuration: 3831 x 771 x 1518 Full office configuration: 2216 x 771 x 1518 300 kg Card shot, edge/centre erase, job build, pre-heat/auto power shut-off modes, user control (1000 accounts), toner save mode, document filing Document filing capacity Stored jobs Main and custom folder 45,000 pages, Quick folder 14,000 pages (approximate figures) Copy, print, scan, fax transmission Network Printer (optional MX-PBX1 required) Resolution Interface Supported OS Network protocols Printing protocols PDL emulation Available fonts Features 1200 x 1200 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi USB 2.0 full speed, 10Base-T/100Base-TX Win/98/Me/NT4.0 SP5 or later/2000/XP x64/server 2003 x64, Vista, Vista x64, Mac OS 9.0-9.2.2, 10.1.5, 10.2.8, 10.3.3-10.3.9, 10.4, 10.4.4, 10.4.8 Available for Intel Mac IPX/SPX, TCP/IP, NetBEUI, EtherTalk, IPv6 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 PCL5e, PCL6 / Post Script3 80 fonts for PCL, 136 fonts for PS3 emulation Multiple Pamphlet, Bar code font, Network tandem print, Windows Cluster Print, Encrypted PDF/PDF/TIFF/JPEG direct print, E-Mail To Print, Pull print from front panel, USB Pull print, FTP push print, Web Submit Print, Continuous print, ROPM, Form overlay, Bonjour for Macintosh environment Facsimile (optional MX-FXX1 required) Copier Original paper size First copy out time Continuous copy Resolution Gradation Zoom range Preset copy ratios Features Max. A3 4.0 sec Max. 9999 copies 600 x 600 dpi Equivalent to 256 levels Platen : 25–400 %, DF : 25–200 % 10 ratios (5R/5E) Automatic paper selection, Automatic magnification selection, Zoom, Paper type select, Auto tray switching, Rotated copy , Electronic sort, Job reservation (99 jobs), Program call/registration (48 calls/registrations), Document Filing, Preheat function, Auto power shutoff, Account Control: 1,000 accounts, Tandem copy, Indeterminate paper size input, Mixed document Feeder (Random + MIX), Margin shift, Edge/centre erase, Dual page copy, Cover/insertion/Tab paper insertion, Transparency insertion, Tab copy, Centring, Multi Shot, Card Shot, Pamphlet copy, 2-sided copy orientation change, Job build, B/W Reverse (Except UK), Mirror image, Multi Page Enlargement, A3 full bleed, Photo repeat, Date print, Stamp*, Page print, Text print, Proof copy, Document count, Reverse sequential copy, Slow scan mode Compression method Communication protocol Transmission time Modem speed Transmission resolution Recording width Memory Grey scale levels Inbound routing PC-Fax MH/MR/MMR/JBIG Super G3 Less than 3 sec. 33,600 bps Std 203.2 x 97.3 dpi, extra fine: 406.4 x 391 dpi A3–A5R Std 8MB Equivalent to 256 levels Yes Available Options Please refer to the Options section on the previous page Network Scanner (optional MX-NSX1 required) Scan method Resolution Colour scanning Scanning speed File formats Scanner utilities Scan destinations Features Push Scan (via control panel), Pull Scan (with TWAIN application) 100 dpi, 200 dpi, 300 dpi, 400 dpi, 600 dpi Optional MXMX-EBX1 required 85 opm TIFF, PDF, JPG ,encrypted PDF Sharpdesk™ Scan to email, desktop, FTP. USB folder, i-fax (optional), Network folder (SMB) Internet fax*, PC fax* colour scanning* LDAP support, direct entry, edge erase, dual page scan, job build, card scan, mixed size originals, slow scan mode, count number of originals * additional options required Sharp Electronics (UK) Ltd., 4 Furzeground Way, Stockley Park, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB11 1EZ. Telephone: 0800 1385051 Website: www.sharp.co.uk 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. 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