Introducing the AR-M205, the first affordable multifunction solution that combines leading-edge features with flexible functionality - all in a compact desktop design. In addition to high-speed copying and host-based printing capability, the AR-M205 offers full-colour scanning up to A3 in size, helping it meet the graphic-intensive demands of today's fast-paced offices. A Built-in stackless duplex module enables efficient and reliable two-sided copying and printing. Plus, a variety of upgrade options lets you build a system to suit your office needs.So, whether you're a SOHO user or a small workgroup, the AR-M205 gives you power and ease-of-use to streamline your entire document production process.
Network Printing (option)
Network Scanning (option)*3
|*1 Requires the optional AR-EB7 Dual Function Board|
*2 XY Zoom and Dual Page Copy Mode are built-in standard, Rotation Copy, 2-in1 / 4-in-1 Copy, Margin Shift, Centre Erase and Edge Erase requires the AR-EB7 option installed.
*3 Requires AR-NB2 and AR-EB7 options installed.
First copy time*1
Max. A3, Min A5
600 sheet (two 250-sheet trays + 100-sheet multi-bypass feeder), max 1,100 sheets with option.
Dimensions (W x D x H)
*2At rated voltage, 25°C, 65% RH
|Approx. 45 sec.|
Page memory : 32 Mb
230 ~ 240 V AC ± 10%, 50/60 Hz
Max 1.2 kW
590 x 577 x 555 mm (incl. document cover)
Approx. 35.1 kg without developer
|Copier (optional AR-EB7 required for some features)|
Original paper size
Fixed copy ratios
|Max. 20 cpm (A4 size)|
Max. A3 size
Max. 999 copies
AE: 600 x 300 dpi (default)
Photo: 600 x 600 dpi
25 to 400% in 1% increments
50, 70, 81, 86, 100, 115, 122, 141, 200%
|Printer (optional AR-EB7 required for some features)|
|Max. 12 ppm (standard GDI)|
Max. 20 ppm (with optional AR-EB7)
IEEE 1284, USB 1.1
USB 2.0 (with AR-EB7)
Windows NT® 4.0, Windows® 2000, Windows® XP, Windows® 95/98/ME.
|PDL emulation [Standard]
|Sharp host-based (GDI)|
SPLC (Sharp Printer Language with Compression) (with AR-EB7)
PCL 6/5e (with AR-EB7 & AR-NB2), PS3 (with AR-PK1N)
80 fonts for HP PCL, 136 fonts for PS (with AR-PK1N)
|Up to A3 size|
Push scan (via operation panel) and
pull scan (with Twain-supporting application).
600 x 1,200 dpi
(setting range : 50 to 9,600 dpi*5)
Input: 12 bits for each RGB colour
Output: 8 bits for each RGB colour
|Max. 2.88 ms/line (colour)-|
TWAIN, WIA (Windows® Image Acquisition, Windows® XP), STI (Still Image Architecture)
USB1.1, USB 2.0 (option)
Windows® 98/ME, Windows® XP, Windows® 2000
Button Manager, Sharpdesk™ ver 2.7
|Network Printing / Scanning (requires options AR-EB7 and AR-NB2)|
|10Base-T/100Base-TX (with option AR-NB2)|
Windows®95/98/ME, Windows NT® 4.0, Windows® 2000/XP*6, Macintosh system 8.6 to 9.x, 10.1 or later (PS only)
64MB, expandable to 320MB with SO-DIMM 256MB (144 pin)
TCP/IP for Windows and Unix environment, IPX/SPX for Novell environments, EtherTalk for Macintosh environments, NetBEUI for Windows environments
This Sharp product is warranted against faults in material and manufacture for the
period as stated in the table below.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: This warranty applies to products sold in Australia & New Zealand