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Sharp DX-C311 Black n White and Color Multifunctional Printer

Sharp DX-C311 Black n White and Color Multifunctional Printer
Sharp DX-C311 Black n White and Color Multifunctional Printer
  • Print: High-Quality Network Printing In Both Color and B&W
  • Scan: 600 dpi; Copy Output: 600 dpi
  • Copy: Max. 999 copies
  • Memory: Standard 1 GB (copier); 512 MB (printer/network scanning) memory
  • Paper Capacity : Standard: 500 sheet paper drawer
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Category:Document ImagingManufacturer:Sharp

Sharp combines the simplicity and convenience of network printers with the multi-tasking productivity of color MFPs to achieve the best of both worlds. The 31 page minute DX-C311 is an exciting example of the Sharp Frontier DX Series, bringing brilliant color output closer to your workgroup with a Hybrid Design that has a small footprint to fit smaller environments.

But the DX-C311 isn't small on functionality. Its informative 8.5" W-VGA color touch-panel simplifies operation by providing an intuitive user interface to keep ahead of today's fast-paced office document distribution needs. Incorporating next-generation Common Controller Architecture, the DX-C311 provides uniform functionality and operability as found in Sharp's Award-Winning MFP Product Line. Engineered to help reduce operating costs and downtime, the Frontier DX Series is easier than ever to set up, monitor, and maintain. These models offer modular expandability, remote-access capabilities, and a value-added approach to network and software integration. The latest in a long line of innovative products from today's fastest-growing name in office electronics, they also incorporate Sharp's Award-Winning Sharp OSA® Platform and the industry-leading Sharp security suite to help protect data and control access.
  • Sharp's Newest Features
    • Powerful 800 MHz true multi-tasking color document system
    • High resolution 8.5" touch-screen color display with graphical navigation
    • Remote Front Panel Control
    • Front panel USB port
    • Gigabit Ethernet
    • Image Preview and Thumbnail view
    • Industry leading ImageSEND™ function scans documents to USB devices, network folders, e-mail and more.
    • XPS option available
    • Supports Sharp's award winning multi-level document and MFP security suite
    • Advanced web-based device management with on-board user manuals
    • IEEE-P2600 compliant
  • High-Quality Network Printing In Both Color and B&W
    • 1200 dpi, 600 dpi
    • Standard PCL® 6/PCL5c, Postscript® 3
    • Optional XPS
    • Professional, ultra-crisp documents with features including cover page printing, overlay print and pamphlet print
    • Easy-to-use print drivers
    • Advanced Image Stabilization provides high quality images page after page
  • Award Winning Network Scanning
    • ImageSEND feature enables users to scan documents 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 E-mail, 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 DX series supports the new 3rd Generation Sharp OSA technology, which streamlines document workflow and enhances productivity by allowing users to have bi-directional interaction with network applications right from the machine LCD panel.
    • Sharp OSA technology uses industry-standard network protocols such as XML and SOAP.
    • The DX series 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 feature such as automatic staple received faxes.
    • Inbound Fax Routing converts fax messages to E-mail.
    • Sharp's innovative PC fax driver enables users to send fax documents right from their desktop.
    • Optional B/W Internet expansion kit

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  • Sharp started in 1912 manufacturing snap belt buckle. Today it is the worldwide leader of manufacturing appliances, industrial equipment and office solutions that are changing the lives of people.
    Sharp produces a variety of projectors, monitors, photocopiers, laser printers, point of sale technologies and electronic cash registers, LCD televisions, mobile phones, fax machines, home cinema and audio systems, microwave ovens, air purification systems and calculators. Its popular products are the LCD TVs, HTSB200 2.1 Sound Bar Audio System and home theater audio system with its 2.1-channel surround sound environment.
    Sharp is dedicated to improve the lives of people through the use of advanced technology, innovation, design, value and quality. Sharp remains focused on creating strong and successful brands that will be recognized worldwide as market leaders. It is proud of its accomplishments and eagerly awaits the future.

  • Specification

    Main Unit Specifications
    MFP TypeColor Multifunction Digital Document System
    Resolution (copy mode)Scan: 600 dpi; Copy Output: 600 dpi
    Account ControlUp to 1
    000 users. Supports user-number authentication (on device)
    login name/password (on device) or login name/password (on device via LDAP).
    Zoom Range 
    Auto DuplexingStandard
    Color ModesAuto Color Selection (ACS)
    Full Color Mode
    Monochrome (B/W)
    2 Color Mode
    Single Color mode
    Compression Type - FaxJBIG
    Compression Type - Scan DocumentsMonochrome: TIFF
    Encrypted PDF
    Color: Grayscale
    Color TIFF
    Encrypted PDF
    Internet Fax: TIFF-FX
    Continuous CopyMax. 999 copies
    Controller TypeMultitasking Common Controller Architecture
    Copy FeaturesScan-Once-Print-Many
    electronic sorting
    Integrated offset-stacking
    Auto Color Sensing (ACS)
    Auto Paper Sensing (APS)
    Auto Magnification Sensing (AMS)
    Auto tray switching (ATS)
    rotation copy
    reverse copy
    margin shift
    edge erase
    OHP insertion
    card shot
    reverse image
    black-white reversal
    proof copy
    photo repeat
    document filing
    job programs
    date/character/page stamp (color)
    Copy MethodDry electrostatic transfer/Dual component developer/Magnetic brush development/OPC drums/Heat Roller fusing/Xenon lamp exposure
    Copy SizeMin. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2"
    Max. 8 1/2" x 14"
    Copy/Print Speed31 Color / 31 B&W
    Display Type8.5 Color Touch Panel
    Drum TypeOPC
    Exposure ModesModes: Automatic (Color: Magical View
    B&W: Character AE) Text
    Pale-Color document. Settings: Auto exposure control or 9 step manual exposure.
    Firmware ManagementFlash ROM with local (USB); network update capability and firmware update 1 to N with PAU (Printer Administration Utility)
    First Copy Out TimePlaten glass: 8.0 sec or less (B&W); 8.9 sec or less (color) RSPF: 9.9 sec or less (B&W); 11.5 sec or less (color)
    Grayscale256 gradations/2 levels (monochrome)
    Hard Disk Drive80-GB HDD; 38-GB for Document Filing System and Electronic Sorting
    Interface TypeRJ-45 Ethernet connection; 10/100 BaseT; USB 2.0
    Job Programs48 combined
    Light SourceXenon Lamp
    Magnification50 - 200% in 1% increments
    Max. Jobs in MemorUp to 94
    Max. Paper Weight110 lb. index
    MemoryStandard 1 GB (copier); 512 MB (printer/network scanning) memory
    Microprocessor TypePower QUICCIII-MPC8533E/800MHz
    Network InterfaceRJ-45 Ethernet connection
    10/100/1000 BaseT
    Network ProtocolsTCP/IP (IPv4
    802.1x for Windows and Unix. LPD and LPR for UNIX. IPX/SPX® for Novell environments. EtherTalk® and NetBEUI
    AppleTalk for Macintosh® environments.
    Network SecurityP/MAC address filtering
    protocol filtering
    port management
    user authentication and document administration
    Offset StackingOptional
    Operating SystemsWindows® 98
    2003/2008 Server
    Systems Vista
    Novell® Netware® 3x
    Mac® OS-9.0
    Mac OS-X
    Sun® OS 4.1x
    Solaris® 2 x
    Citrix® (Metaframe
    Presentation Server 4
    4.5) and Windows Terminal Services
    Optional Power FilterAR-D5133NT
    OptionsMX-FN12 Inner Finisher
    MX-CFABB Base Plate with locking casters
    MX-CFABD Deluxe Cabinet with door and locking casters
    MX-CSX1 500 sheet Paper Feed Unit for Tray 2
    MX-CSX2 500 sheet Paper Feed Unit for Trays 3 & 4
    MX-PUX1 XPS Expansion Kit (Requires MX-SHP1GBXPS)
    MX-SHP1GBXPS Expansion Memory 1 GB (Required for MX-PUX1)
    AR-PF1 Bar Code Font Kit
    MX-FR13U Commercial Data Security Kit
    MX-FWX1 Internet Fax Expansion Kit
    MX-FXX3 Fax Expansion Kit
    MX-BTX1 Business Card Feeder
    Original Feed System50-sheet RSPF with original size detection
    Output CapacityMain output tray (top) 250 sheets (face down)
    Paper Feed System3Standard: 500 sheet paper drawer (Letter/Legal) and 100-sheet bypass tray (Letter/Legal). Optional: Up to 3 additional 500-sheet paper drawers (Letter/Legal)
    Paper TypePaper drawers: 16-28 lb. bond. Other paper types include: plain
    and color paper. Bypass Tray: 16-28 lb. bond (plain paper)
    15-16 lb. (thin paper)
    28 lb. bond-110 lb. index (heavy paper)
    20-24 lb. (Monarch/Com-10 envelope). Other types include label paper
    gloss paper
    color film and OHP Film.
    Power ConsumptionMaximum 1440W or less
    Power SourceAC 100-127 V
    60 HZ
    12 Amps
    SoftwareSharpdesk™ desktop document management software (1 user license)
    SuppliesDX-C40NTB Black Toner Cartridge
    DX-C40NTC Cyan Toner Cartridge
    DX-C40NTM Magenta Toner Cartridge
    DX-C40NTY Yellow Toner Cartridge
    MX-C40NVB Black Developer
    MX-C40NVC Cyan Developer
    MX-C40NVM Magenta Developer
    MX-C40NVY Yellow Developer
    MX-C40NRB Black Drum
    MX-C40NRS Cyan/Magenta/Yellow Drum
    Warm-Up Time90 seconds or less
    Printing Specification
    Direct Printing
    File Types: TIFF
    Encrypted PDF
    Postscript and XPS1. Methods: FTP
    E-mail and USB Memory
    Page Description LanguagePCL®5c
    PostScript 3 compatible
    optional XPS
    Print DriversWindows® 98
    Windows ME
    Windows NT® 4 (with SP5 or later)
    Windows 2000
    Windows Server® 2003
    Windows XP
    Windows XP x64
    Windows Server x64
    Windows Vista®
    Windows Vista x64
    Mac® OS
    OSX (including 10.2.8
    all Mac PPD
    Windows Server 2008 x64
    Print FeaturesContinuous printing
    duplex printing
    pamphlet printing
    N-up printing
    image rotation
    different cover page/last page
    transparency inserts
    carbon copy print mode
    poster print
    margin shift
    mirror image
    confidential print
    confidential batch print
    print hold
    bypass printing
    job priority printing and direct printing. (Note: Some features not available on certain print drivers)
    Fax Specifications
    Fax Type CompatabilityITU-T Group3
    Data CompressionMH / MR / MMR / JBIG
    Fax Transmission SelectionStandard / Fine/ Photo
    Fax Memory3.5MB
    Transmission Speed / ModemLess than 3 Seconds per page / 33.6 kbps
    Fax Memory Capacity256 Sheets
    Network Fax ReceptionSupports SMB/FTP/e-Mail protocols
    Fax FunctionsDuplex Transmission/Reception
    Dual Access
    One Touch Dial (22 numbers)
    FAX/TEL Switching
    Quick Dial (100 numbers)
    Fax Reports
    Scan Specifications
    Image FormatsColor and Black & White Scanner
    Broadcasting - Document ScanningYes
    Scan capability (color/B&W)Color
    Scan Destinations (number)999
    Scan Destination typeE-mail
    Folder (SMB)
    Internet fax (option)
    Super G3 fax (option)
    Scan Resolution Settings100 dpi
    200 dpi
    300 dpi
    400 dpi
    600 dpi
    Scan Speed35
    DriverTWAIN Driver
    General Specifications
    USB Host Interface TypeSupports direct printing and scanning from USB Drive
    Supported File TypesPrint: PDF
    Scan: PDF
    Optional Paper DrawersPF-100
    Additional Memory (Optional)Optional 256MB
    Optional 512MB
    Warm-up Time20 Seconds or Less
    DuplexStandard Stackless
    Electrical Requirements120V
    Size19.4" W x 16.9" D x 17.6" H
    Weight40.0 lbs
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