TASKalfa 550c
Colour multifunctional for a3 format
high qualityand
speed from a
colour multifunctional.
Up to 55 pages per minute A4 in b/w and colour
Advanced new toner and colour technology for excellent quality
Wide range of media up to 300 g/m2, A3 + and banner printing
Optional EFI Fiery controller for up to colour management
Powerful 1.2 GHz Power PC, 2 GB RAM + 80 GB HDD
Standard network printing and scanning
Optional fax functionality
3,500-sheet capacity, expandable to 6,000 sheets
Optional Data Security Kit
With an output of up to 55 ppm in b/w
and colour and a large paper capacity of
up to 3,500 sheets, this multifunctional
device is ready to handle all of your
office document demands. The improved
toner and the optimised image-processing engine guarantee truly outstanding
colour and image quality. And with their
selection of finishing options, they are
ideal for all office demands.
The spacious, 10.4" colour
touch panel with its large,
easily understandable icons
and intuitive structure has
been designed to ensure
simple, straightforward
The 3 standard paper
cassettes provide space for
up to 3,500 sheets of A4
paper, so that capacity is
never an issue.
TASKalfa 550c
colour multifunctional FOR A3 format
The TASKalfa 550c incorporates extremely durable components that guarantee efficient and reliable operation to meet the demanding
requirements of busy office environments. The TASKalfa 550c provides effective productivity and maximum flexibility whilst ensuring
minimum impact on the environment.
Laser Colour MFP
Engine speed
Up to 55/27 pages per minute in A4/A3 in colour and b/w
600 x 600 dpi
1,200 x 1,200 dpi (PostScript 3)
Warm-up time
Approx. 180 seconds or less from power on
Time to first copy
Approx 5.3 seconds or less in b/w
Approx 6.5 seconds or less in colour
Dimensions (W x D x H)
980 mm x 698 mm x 1,540 mm
Main unit: Approx. 246 kg
Power source
AC 220–240 V, 50/60 Hz
Power consumption
Printing/copying: 1,840 W or less, ready mode: 348 W,
sleep mode: 27 W
80 outline fonts, 136 PostScript
Print features
Tab printing, banner printing, private print, scheduled print,
proof print, print to overlay file, store to e-Filing
Scanning density
Normal: 8 dot/mm x 3.85 line/mm
Fine: 8 dot/mm x 7.7 line/mm
Superfine: 8 dot/mm x 15.4 line/mm
Ultrafine: 16 dot/mm x 15.4 line/mm
Copy functions
Maximum original size
Max. original size
Compression method
Continuous copying
Memory reception
Transmission 500 MB (HDD)
Reception 200 MB (HDD)
Memory capacity
Standard 2 GB RAM + 80 GB HDD
Zoom range
25–400 % in 1 % steps
Digital features
Interrupt copy, edge erase, image shift, trimming/masking,
cover sheet, sheet insertion, mirror, 2-in-1 and 4-in-1, page
numbering, date/time print, job reservation, image rotation,
image direction, thick paper mode, centre erase, proof copy,
job build, omit blank page
Exposure mode
Auto, manual: 11 steps
Noise (ISO 7779 / ISO 9296)
Printing: 71 dB(A)
Stand-by: 53 dB(A)
Image adjustment
Text, text/photo, photo, printed image, map
Safety standards
This unit is manufactured according to ISO 9001 quality
standard and ISO 14001 environmental standard.
Scan functions
Paper handling
Input capacity
100-sheet multi-purpose tray, 64–300 g/m2, 330 x 483 mm–
A6R, banner paper 313 x 1,200 mm, folio; 2 x 540-sheet universal paper feeders, 64–256 g/m2, 320 x 460 mm–A5R, folio;
2,320-sheet high-capacity paper feeder, 64–256 g/m2, A4;
Max. input capacity with options 6,000 sheets
Duplex unit
Duplex as standard support A3–A5, 64–256 g/m2
Reversing document processor
Max. 100 sheets, 35–209 g/m2 (Simplex) / 50–157 g/m2
(Duplex), A3–A5R
Output capacity
Max. 100 sheets face-down
Print functions
Scan-to-file, scan-to-email, scan-to-FTP, scan-to-SMB, TWAIN
1.7, scan-to-e-Filing, WS scan, Scan-to-USB
Scanning speed
77 images per minute (A4, colour, b/w, 300 dpi)
Scan resolution
600 dpi, 400 dpi, 300 dpi, 200 dpi, 150 dpi, 100 dpi
Maximum scan size
Original recognition
Text, photo, text + photo, printed
Network protocol
SMB, IPX/SPX, TCP/IP(IPv4/IPv6), EtherTalk, NetBIOS over
File types
TIFF, PDF (slim PDF, secure PDF), JPEG, XPS
CPU PowerPC Freescale7448 1.2 GHz
Compression method
Standard 2 GB RAM + 80 GB HDD
Fax functions
Standard interface
Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T, USB 2.0 (high speed)
XPS, PCL6 and PS3 compatible
Operating systems
Windows 2000, Windows XP/Server2003/Server 2008/Vista
(32/64bit), Mac OS X, Linux/UNIX, Novel Netware (NDPS),
Citrix, SAP, AS-400
ITU-T Super G3
Modem speed
Max. 33.6 kbps to 2.4 kbps
Transmission speed
Max. 3 seconds or less
Your KYOCERA Business Partner:
KYOCERA MITA Europe B.V. – Branch Office Germany – Otto-Hahn-Straße 12 – 40670 Meerbusch – Germany
Tel +49 (0) 2159 928-500 – Fax +49 (0) 2159 918-100
www.kyoceramita-europe.com – info@kyoceramita-europe.com
KYOCERA MITA Corporation – 2-28, 1-Chome – Tamatsukuri – Chuo-Ku
Osaka 540-8585 – Japan – www.kyoceramita.com
*KYOCERA does not warrant that any specifications mentioned will be error-free. Specifications are subject to change without
notice. Information is correct at time of going to press. All other brand and product names may be registered trademarks or
trademarks of their respective holders and are hereby acknowledged. KYOcount is a trademark of KYOCERA MITA Europe B.V.
Fax features
Internet fax, network faxing, dual fax with the second line,
memory transmission, delayed transmission, busy trans­
mission, batch transmission, confidential box
Fax system (T)
MP-80 Fax 2nd line unit
GA-1310 Fiery controller
Paper handling
PF-800 High-capacity paper feeder: Max. 2,500 sheets,
64–256 g/m2, A4
DF-800 Document finisher: Finisher tray: Max. 3,000 sheets
A4; 64–256 g/m2; 305 x 457 mm–100 x 148 mm
Stationery tray: Max. 250 sheets A4; 64–300 g/m2;
330 x 483 mm–A5R
Stapling up to 50 sheets A4 or 30 sheets A3 at 3 positions,
A3–A4R, 64–105 g/m2 (staple mode)
DF-810 Booklet finisher: Finisher tray: Max. 3,000 sheets A4;
64–256 g/m2; 305 x 457 mm –100 x 148 mm
Stationery tray: Max. 250 sheets A4; 64–300 g/m2;
330 x 483 mm–A5R
Stapling up to 50 sheets A4 or 30 sheets A3 at 3 positions,
Saddle staple capacity: max 60 pages (15 sheets) booklet
folding and stapling, 64–105 g/m2; A3–A4R
PH-6B/PH-6C/PH-6D Punch hole unit: 2-/4-hole/Swedish
type, 64–256 g/m2, A3–B5R
AK-800 Finisher guide rail: for DF-800 and DF-810
Data overwrite kit
IPsec enabler
Optional interfaces
GN-2010 Bluetooth module
GN-1050 Wireless LAN adopter
GN-3010 Antenna for Wireless and Bluetooth
TK-875K Toner-Kit
Toner Black for 73,000 pages at 6 % A4 coverage,
87,600 pages at 5 % A4 coverage
TK-875Y, TK-875M, TK-875C Toner-kit
Toner Cyan, Magenta, Yellow for 26,500 pages at 6 % A4
coverage, 31,800 pages at 5 % A4 coverage