Sharp MX-5500N

Sharp MX-5500N


  • 55-ppm B&W and 41-ppm Color networked digital MFP
  • Paper capacity maximum: 6,600 sheets
  • 150-sheet Reversing Single Pass Feeder with Duplexing
  • Standard 3,100 sheet paper capacity
  • Electronic Sorting with Offset Stacking
  • Powerful 1 GHz true Multitasking Color document system
  • Advanced image stabilization provides high quality images

Especially designed for high-speed workgroups, the MX-5500N can easily handle the needs of a large office with its ability to copy, print and network scan in both black & white or color. Standard features include a 1 GHz multi-tasking controller, Color Scan2™ technology and a large, color display with customizable “short-cut” keys to get your jobs done fast. You’ll also have great control with integrated user authentication, secure document filing, authority groups for feature access as well as easy web-based device management. The MX-5500N’s high-volume paper handling capabilities and optional finishing features help make a great impression as well as save time and labor. Software options include our latest innovation, Sharp OSA® Technology and a comprehensive security offering to boost productivity where electronic information is distributed.


  • Sharp’s Newest Features
    • Performance-driven 1 GHz Multi-tasking Controller with optional EFI controller to match any environment
    • Versatile application integration with Sharp’s Open Systems Architecture enables users to access network applications right from the LCD panel.
    • Sharp’s award-winning network friendliness and MFP Security offerings
    • Integrated LDAP and User Authentication for secure access
    • Customizable, icon-driven 10.4″ color touch screen display
    • One-touch ImageSEND™ facilitates scans to USB devices, network folders, email and more.
    • Standard 150-sheet Duplexing Document Feeder with Color Scan2
    • Large 6,600 maximum on-board paper supply (3,100-sheet standard)
    • Efficient Cardshot, Page Stamp and Tandem Copy features
    • Built-in PCL6/PCL5c printing with Direct Printing and PostScript 3 option
    • Standard 80 GB Hard disk drive allows spooling and greater Document Filing
    • Advanced web-based Device Management and on-board user manuals
    • Optional external keyboard for enhanced convenience
    • Environmentally focused; ENERGY STAR®1 and RoHS compliant
    • Optional Finishing, Page Inserter and Hole-punch accessories to reduce paper handling and increase productivity
    • A choice of large-capacity paper trays for high-volume workgroups
    • Optimized Fax options include PC Faxing and Inbound Routing.
    • My Sharp web-based 24/7 training
  • High-Quality Network Printing In Both Color and B&W
    • 600 x 600 dpi color output
    • Standard PCL6/PCL5c Emulation and optional PS3
    • Professional, ultra-crisp documents with features like cover page printing, overlay print and pamphlet print
    • Easy-to-use print drivers
  • Award Winning Network Scanning
    • ImageSEND feature enables users to scan documents to up to seven different destinations, including USB Memory Devices, Network Folders, and more!
    • Send-to-Group function allows users to send a mixed group broadcast to Email, Fax, and Internet Fax in a single operation.
    • With Send-to-USB feature, you can quickly scan documents to a USB memory device in popular formats such as TIFF, JPEG, PDF, and Encrypted PDF.
  • Versatile Application Integration
    • The MX series supports Sharp’s Open Systems Architecture (Sharp OSA), which streamlines document workflow and enhances productivity by allowing users to have bi-directional interaction with network applications right from the MX-Series LCD panel.
    • Sharp’s OSA uses industry-standard network protocols such as XML and SOAP.
    • Interact with critical business applications such as Enterprise Resource Planning software, workflow applications, and more!
  • Integrated B/W Fax and Internet Fax
    • Optional Super G3 fax module offers advanced features such as automatic stapled/copied receptions.
    • Inbound Fax Routing converts fax messages to Email.
    • Sharp’s innovative PC fax driver enables users to send fax documents right from their desktop.
    • Optional B/W Internet expansion kit
  • Leading-Edge Security Features
    • Several levels of network and data security to restrict access sensitive information
    • Confidential Print requires PIN code to print queued document, safeguarding against unauthorized viewing.
    • User Authentication protects network against unauthorized email communication.
    • IP/MAC Address Filtering restricts network access to the unit
    • Data Security Kit protects data with encryption and sanitizes memory by overwriting the encrypted document data.