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MX-M550N copier

Your Price: $6,269.69
OEM Part # MX-M550N 
Weight 470.00 lbs
AMOF ID 1367516652
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With today's accelerated pace of business, you need the ability to respond at a moments notice. Keep your business moving and drive your vision forward with Sharp's versatile MX Monochrome Series. The MX-M550N offers best-in-class features, which allow you to accomplish more in dramatically less time. With powerful scan, copy, print and fax capabilities, these multi-faceted performers will become the heart of your workgroup. And with Sharp's OSA® Technology you can boost productivity with one-touch access to your business applications right from the LCD display-raising convenience and control to a new level.

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  • Standard Document Filing - enables users to easily archive documents to the hard drive of the system.
  • Standard 40GB Hard Drive - stores approximately 60,000 pages for easy access to frequently used documents.
  • 150-Sheet Duplex Single-Pass Document Feeder - allows copying/scanning/faxing of a two-sided original in a single-pass.
  • Copy/Print Speed - 55 pages per minute
  • Maximum Paper Capacity - 6,600 sheets (with options)
  • Scan2 Technology - minimizes paper misfeeds and enhances reliability with scanning speeds up to 65 ipm (images per minute) simplex and 76 ipm duplex.
  • Standard Tandem Copy/Print capability - Connect 2 systems over the network and double your productivity.
  • 8.9" touch-screen LCD display panel - User-friendly control panel allows you to enter e-mail addresses for efficient distribution of documents.
  • Job Build Capability - allows up to 10,000 pages to be combined into one document.
  • Print Language - PCL5e/PCL6 standard; optional PS3 kit
  • Optional Fax and Network Scanning Kits - transform the system into a powerful multi-functional device enabling scan-to-email scan-to-desktop and scan-to-file capabilities. User Authentication allows access to only valid users on the network.
  • Optional Advanced Finishing Capabilities - Saddle-stitch finisher with hole punching; two-tray sorting/stapling finisher option as well as a post-sheet inserter finisher are available.
Main Specifications
Account Control500 users
Auto DuplexingYes
Auto SwitchingYes
Base Engine DescriptionMultifunction monochrome document system; multitasking CPU with 466 MHz 64 bit RISC processor; PCL6/5e network printing system; 40 GB HD with document filing system (N models)
Bypass TrayYes
Card Shot FeatureYes
Continuous CopyMax. 999 copies
Copy/Print Speed55 cpm (8.5" x 11")
Copy MethodDry electrostatic transfer system
Copy SizeMax. 11" x 17" / Min. 5.5" x 8.5"
Developer SystemMagnetic brush development
Drum TypeOrganic Photo Conductor
ENERGY STAR®Yes when equipped with MX-NBX1
Exposure ModesText, text/photo, photo; auto; 9-step manual
Exposure SystemOPC
Feed TraysStandard Duplex Single-Pass Feeder
Firmware ManagementYes
First Copy Out Time14.0 seconds or less
Fusing SystemHeat rollers
Grayscale256 levels
Hard Disk Drive40-GB HDD
Imaging MethodLaser
Interface TypeUSB 2.0
Job BuildYes
Job Programs48
Letter / LegalYes
Light SourceLaser
MagnificationVariable zoom 25% to 400% in 1% increments with 9 R/E presets
Max. Paper Weight110 lb. index
Memory128MB (standard); expandable to 384MB (using AR-SM5 option)
Microprocessor Type64 bit RISC, 600 Mhz
Network ProtocolsIPX/SPX, TCP/IP (IPv4, IPv6, IPSec (LPD)), Net BEUI, EtherTalk
Network SecuritySSL, Email server user authentication and user account control, comprehensive access control and email audit control
Operating SystemsWindows 98/ME,2000, XP, Vista, 2003 Server, Server 2003 x64, XP x64, Vista x64 (GPD only), Mac OS9, OSX (PPD only)
Optional Power FilterYes
OptionsOptional saddle-stitch finisher, optional hole punch unit ; optional post-sheet inserter finisher; 2-tray sorting/stapling finisher; Fax Expansion Kit; 3,500 Large Capacity Paper Deck; Network Scanning Kit; PostScript 3 (emulation); Bar Code Font Kit
OriginalsSheets, bound document, photographs
Original SizeMax. 11" x 17" / Min. 5.5" x 8.5"
Original Feed SystemStandard Duplex Single-Pass Feeder
Paper Feed System2Dual Tray: 2,000-sheets, 16-28 lb. Bond (8 1/2" x 11'' only), Tray 3 & 4: Size adjustable; 500-sheets, 16 lb. Bond to 110 index, Bypass Tray: 100-sheets, 14 lb. Bond to 110 lb. index, Optional Large Capacity Tray: (AR-LC6 or AR-LC7)
Paper SizeMax. 11" x 17"
Paper TypeTray 1: 16-28 lb. standard or recycled bond. Tray 3 & 4 16 lb. Bond to 110 Index. Bypass Tray 14 lb. Bond to 110 Index
Power Source120 volts, 60Hz, 16A
Resolution (copy mode)Scan: 600 dpi; Copy Output: 600 dpi
SoftwareSharpdesk 1-user licenses included with Network Scanner Expansion Kit
Warm-Up Time3120 seconds or less
Web-based ManagementOptional
Printing System
Direct Printing4Yes
Fonts80 fonts for HP PCL, 136 fonts for PS (with optional AR-PK5)
Network Operating SystemsWindows 95/98/Me, 2000, XP, Vista, 2003 Server, Server 2003 x64, XP x64, Vista x64 (GPD only); Mac OS 9, OSX (PPD only). Note: Postscript 3 kit required for Macintosh support.
Page Description LanguagePCL5e, PCL6, PostScript 3 (option)
Print DriversWindows 95/98/Me, 2000, XP, Vista, 2003 Server, Server 2003 x64, XP x64, Vista x64 (GPD only); Mac OS 9, OSX (PPD only)., Note: Postscript 3 Kit required for Macintosh support
Printing ProtocolsLPR, IPP, PAP, RAW TCP (Port 9100), FTP, Novell PServer/PRPrinter
RIP-Once Print-ManyYes
Document Scanning
Broadcasting - Document ScanningYes
Image FormatsOptional TIFF, PDF
Scan capability (color/B&W)Optional B&W
Scan Destinations (number)999
Scan Destination typeOptional scan-to- email/desktop/FTP
Scan Resolution Settings200 dpi, 300 dpi, 600 dpi
Scan Speed55 ppm
TWAIN CompatibilityTWAIN compliant (push out method)
Hole PunchingOptional
Saddle Stitch FinisherOptional
Saddle Stitch FunctionOptional
Stapler / FinisherOptional
Staple Sheet Capacity50
Super G3 Fax
Auto DialingCombined total of 500 one-touch and group keys
Broadcasting - Super G3 FaxCombined total of 500 one-touch and group keys
Fax Memory2MB standard expandable to 10MB
Group Dialing DestinationsUp to 999
Inbound RoutingOptional
Long Length OriginalsYes
Modem/Speed533.6 KBPS / Approximately 2 seconds with JBIG6
Data Security KitOptional
Network Expansion KitStandard
Additional Specifications
WeightApprox. 408 lbs.

Product specifications and design are subject to change without notice.

  • 1 May vary depending on product configuration, machine settings and operating and/or environmental conditions.
  • 2 Paper capacity is based on letter size paper.
  • 3 May vary depending on product configuration, machine settings and operating and/or environmental conditions.
  • 4 Some features require optional equipment.
  • 5 Actual transmission time will vary based on line conditions.
  • 6 Based on Sharp Standard Test Chart with approximately 700 characters, letter size in standard resolution.


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