Small Business up to 30 cpm
28 cpm Black & White Copier / Printer / Scanner / Fax.
Smart MFDs with Colour Network Scanning.
New Design, Greater Function
With its dark-coloured control panel, the MX-M503N brings a polished, décor-enhancing design to the workplace. Featuring an 8.5-inch, W-VGA, touch-screen LCD that offers a choice of six screen colours and provides both thumbnail display and previews of data files, this user-friendly control panel makes the MX-M503N particularly easy to navigate. And the retractable QWERTY keyboard option puts added convenience at your fingertips.
- Exceptional Productivity: Speedy output of 28 ppm
- High Image Quality
- All-in One Performance
- Versatile Operation
- Multi-layered Security
- Reliable, Heavy-Duty Design
Copying and Network Printing
- Super-Efficient Output
- Productive Collated Output from Memory
- Automatic Document Feeding
- Network Tandem Function
- Polished Finishing
- Large Paper Capacity
- Job Build for Large-Volume Scanning
- Built-in Stackless Duplex Module
- Supports Most Office Environments
- Supports PCL5e and PCL6 and PS3 Printer Languages
- True 1,200 x 1,200-dpi Printing
- Optimum Copy Quality
- USB Memory Direct Print
- Versatile Paper Handling
- Speedy A3 Network Scanning
- Multiple Distribution of Scanned Files
- LDAP Support
- High-Speed Faxing
- Automated Fax Finishing
- PC-Fax/PC-Internet Fax
- Internet Fax
- Paperless Faxing with Inbound Routing
- Document Management on the Hard Disk
- Easy Access to Stored Files
- Quick Filing
- Advanced Filing Function
- Industry-Leading Multi-Layered Security
- Data Security Kit
- Encrypted PDF with Password Protection
- Secure Sockets Layer
- IP/MAC Address Filtering
- Auditing Mode
- User Authentication for Network Scanning
- IPv6 and IPsec Support
- Web-Based System Settings
- User Control
- Remote Diagnosis
- Network Utility Software
- Device Cloning
- Remote Operation
- Environmentally Friendly
- 8.5 inch Touch Screen LCD
- Thumbnail Diasplay and Previews
- Job Status Screen
- Retractable Keyboard (option)
- Sharp OSA (Open Systems Architecture)
Available Peripherals include
- MX-FN11: Finisher
- MX-PNX6A/B/C/D: 2/3/4/4-wide Punch Modules
- MX-FN10: Saddle-stitch Finisher
- MX-PNX5A/B/C/D: 2/3/4/4-wide Punch Modules
- MX-RBX3: Paper Pass Unit
- MX-FN9: Finisher
- MX-PNX1A/B/C/D: 2/3/4/4-wide Punch Modules
- MX-DEX9: Stand with 2 x 500 Sheet Paper Drawers
- MX-TRX2: Exit Tray Unit
- MX-FXX2: Fax Expansion Kit
- MX-LCX1: Large Capacity Tray (A4)
- MX-ARSMX3: Expansion Memory Board
- MX-PKX1: PS3 Expansion Kit
- MX-PUX1: XPS Expansion kit
- AR-PF1: Barcode Font Kit
- MX-FWX1: Internet Fax Expansion Kit
- MX-USX1/5: Sharpdesk 1/5 License Kit
- MX-US10/50/AO: Sharpdesk 10/50/100 License Kit
- MX-AMX1: Application Integration Module
- MX-AMX2: Application Communication Module
- MX-AMX3: External Account Module
- MX-FR24U: Data Security Kit (non CC version)
- MX-EBX3: PDF Scan Compression Kit
- AR-SU1: Stamp Unit
||Max. 28 cpm / ppm|
||Max. A3, min. A5R|
||Paper capacity (80 g/m2)
Standard: 1,100 sheets (2 x 500-sheet tray, 100 sheet multi-bypass tray)
Maximum: 5,600 sheets
||Less than 20 sec|
Printer: Standard 1GB, max. 2GB
||230-240V AC, 50/60 Hz|
||Power consumption (max.)
||Dimensions (W x H x D)
||645 x 695 x 935 mm|
||Approx. 95 kg|
||Card shot, edge/centre erase, job build, document filing, user authentication (1,000 accounts), toner save mode, pre-heat/auto power shut-off modes |
||Original paper size
||First copy time*4
||Max. 999 copies|
Scan: 600 x 600 dpi, 600 x 400 dpi, 600 x 300 dpi
Print: 1,200 x 1,200 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi
||Scan:256 levels Print: 2 levels|
||25 to 400% (25 to 200% using DSPF) in 1% increments|
||Preset copy ratios
||10 ratios (5R/5E) |
Auto paper selection (mixed/random size feeding), auto magnification selection, paper type selection, auto tray switching, rotation copy, electronic sorting, network tandem copy, book copy, margin shift, dual page copy, multi-shot (4-in-1, 2-in-1), cover/transparency/tab page insertion, 2-sided copy orientation change, XY zoom, B/W reverse, mirror image, duplex copy, job reservation, job programme, image repeat, irregular original/paper size input, stamps (date, page number, text, stamp), multi-page enlargement, tab copy, centering, proof copy, watermarks, sharpness, preview
Network Colour Scanner
||Push scan (via control panel), pull scan (TWAIN-compliant application)|
||Push scan: 100, 200, 300, 400, 600 dpi|
Pull scan: 75, 100, 150, 200, 300, 400, 600 dpi 50 to 9,600 dpi via user setting
||TIFF, PDF, encrypted PDF, JPEG (colour only), XPS*4, high-compression PDF*5|
||Internet fax*6 (supports direct SMTP), PC-Internet fax transmission*6, mixed size original scanning, LDAP support, 1,000 one-touch dials, 500 group dials, direct entry (address, subject, message), 48 job programmes, broadcasting, long original scanning (max. 1,000 mm)*7|
||Document filing capacity
||Main and custom folders: 38GB, 20,000 pages*8 or 3,000 files|
Quick file folder: 12GB, 10,000 pages*8 or 1,000 files
||Copy, print, scan, fax transmission|
||Quick file folder, main folder, custom folder (max. 1,000 folders)|
|Network Printer |
||1,200 x 1,200 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi|
||USB 2.0, 10 Base-T/100Base-TX|
||Windows NT® 4.0 SP5 or later, Windows Server® 2003/2008, Windows®98/Me/2000/XP, Windows VistaTM Mac OS 9.0 to 9.2.2, Mac OS X 10.2.8, 10.3.9, 10.4.11, 10.5 to 10.5.5|
|| TCP/IP (IPv4, IPv6), IPX/SPX (NetWare), NetBEUI EtherTalk (AppleTalk)|
||LPR, Raw TCP (port 9100), POP3 (e-mail printing), HTTP, Novell Printserver application with NDS and Bindery, FTP for downloading print files, EtherTalk printing, IPP|
||Standard: PCL 6/5e|
Option *10 : PS3 emulation
||80 fonts for PCL, 136 fonts for PS3 emulation*12|
||Network tandem print, RIP Once/Print Many, job retention (print hold, proof print, confidential print), direct PDF/TIFF/JPEG/XPS printing, carbon copy print, duplex print, font/form download, offset output, printer administration utility and status monitor, pamphlet style,IP/MAC address filtering, port/protocol management, binding edge, N-up (2/4/6/8/9/16), paper/output tray selection, cover insertion, transparency interleave, fit to page, watermarks, form overlay, auto configuration, barcode font compatibility, tab print, secure network communications (SSL and IPsec [LPD])|
|Facsimile (Optional MX-FXX2 required)|
||Less than 3 seconds*12|
||33,600 bps to 2,400 bps with automatic fallback|
||From Standard (203.2 x 97.8 dpi) to Super Fine (406.4 x 391 dpi)|
||A3 to A5|
||8MB flash memory|
||Grey scale levels
||Equivalent to 256 levels|
||Duplex transmission/reception, quick on-line transmission, error correction mode, 1,000 one-touch dials, 500 group dials, LDAP support, 48 job programmes, broadcasting number registration, F-Code compatibility (confidential, relay broadcast), polling, memory transmission/reception, auto reduction (transmission/reception), rotation transmission/reception, print actual size, 2-in-1 transmission, long original transmission (max. 1,000 mm), PC-Fax transmission, timer transmission, activity report, anti-junk fax, dual page scan, mixed size original scanning, inbound routing to e-mail/FTP server/network folder (SMB)/PC desktop/group|
* 1 : HDD capacity depends on procurement and sourcing status.
* 2 : Long-edge feeding of A4 sheets. May take longer when taking a copy for the first
time immediately after turning the machine on.
* 3 : Some features require option(s).
* 4 : To view XPS files on PCs not running Windows Vista, you must have the XPS Viewer
* 5 : Optional MX-EBX3 required.
* 6 : Optional MX-FWX1 required.
* 7 : B/W documents only, scanned at under 400-dpi resolution. Max. 800 mm for Internet
faxing or when scanning at 600 x 600-dpi resolution.
* 8 : Measured using Sharp’s standard chart (A4 with 6% coverage, B/W). The Quick File
Folder shares the HDD with the Job Build function; up to 12GB of data storage is
available when using both functions. The storage capacity will be less for colour pages.
* 9 : Optional MX-PKX1 required for Mac OS and EtherTalk.
* 10: PS requires optional MX-PKX1. XPS requires optional MX-PUX1 and MX-ARSMX3 (1GB).
* 11 : Some features are not available according to the printer driver used.
* 12 : Based on Sharp’s standard chart with approx. 700 characters (A4 long-edge feeding)
at standard resolution in Super G3 mode, 33,600 bps, JBIG compression.
Design and specifications are subject to change without prior notice.
Colour variations to products may occur due to printing.
Some features require optional items. Please consult with an authorised Sharp reseller for details.
All information and technical details are correct as at machine release date.
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Business Products Warranty Statement
This Sharp product is warranted against faults in material and manufacture for the
period as stated in the table below.
In the event of any defect arising in the equipment during the warranty period, such
repairs should only be carried out by the Dealer from which the unit was originally
purchased or a Service Centre approved by Sharp to service this type of
equipment These repairs would be carried out at no charge to the owner, subject to the conditions
This warranty does not extend to defects or injuries caused by or resulting from causes
not attributable to faulty parts or the manufacture of the product, including but not
limited to, defect or injury caused by or resulting from misuse, abuse, neglect, lack
of maintenance, accidental damage, improper voltage, liquid spillage, vermin infestation,
software, or any alterations made to the product which are not authorised by Sharp.
Please retain your sales documentation, as this should be produced to validate a
warranty claim. This warranty is in addition to and in no way limits, varies or excludes
any implied rights and remedies under any relevant legislation in the country of sale.
This warranty does not cover transportation to and from the Sharp Approved Service
Centre. Goods presented for repair may be replaced by refurbished goods of the same
type rather than being repaired. Refurbished parts may be used to repair the goods.
The repair of your goods may result in the loss of user generated data, please ensure
that you have saved this data elsewhere prior to repair.
Australian customers: Our goods come with guarantees that cannot be excluded
under the Australian Consumer Law. You are entitled to a replacement or refund
for a major failure and for compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable
loss or damage. You are also entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced
if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality and the failure does not amount
to a major failure. The criteria of a major failure is defined in the Australian
Consumer Law. Should you require any assistance with a major failure please contact Sharp Customer Care.
||24 months (excluding lamps and air filters)
|Copier / Printer
|| 6 months
|Information Display Panel
IMPORTANT NOTICE: This warranty
applies to products sold in Australia & New Zealand