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Key Features

  • Speed A4/A3: black & white 18/9 ppm
  • Paper formats: A5-A3 and custom formats
  • Straightforward black & white copier for everyday tasks
  • Easy operation thanks to well structured, intuitive operation panel


Managed Print Services – MJ Flood

MJ Flood’s Managed Print Services (MPS) combine consulting, hardware, software, implementation and workflow management in order to lower document spend. We operate with companies across a wide range of sectors including: Education, Large Enterprise, Public Sector, and SMEs.

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Print features

Offers a selection of various print features including watermark, collate, and print quality


Card shot

Prints copies of the front and back of the original on the same page, e.g. for passport and other ID

Copy features

Sort/group, 2in1 and 4in1 copying can be selected


TWAIN scan

For convenient digitisation of  documents


Low energy consumption and great eco-performance

Save resources and money

Simitri HD toner

Includes biomass

Specifications & Downloads

Copier Specifications

Copying process

Electrophotographic laser

Toner system

Simitri HD polymerised toner

Copy/print speed A4 mono (cpm)

Up to 18 cpm

Copy/print speed A3 mono (cpm)

Up to 9.1 cpm

1st Copy/print time mono (sec)

8 sec. or less

Warm-up time (sec)

Approx. 29 *
* Warm up time may vary depending on the operating environment and usage

Copy resolution (dpi)

600 x 600 dpi


256 gradations



Original format

Max. A3


50-200% in 1% steps

Copy functions

2in1; 4in1; density adjustment; sort/group; ID card copy

Printer Specifications

Print resolution (dpi)

600 x 600 dpi

Page description language


Operating systems

Windows VISTA (32/64)
Windows 7 (32/64)
Windows 8 (32/64)
Windows Server 2003/2008 (32/64)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (64)
Windows Server 2012

Print functions

Watermark; n-up

Scanner Specifications

Scan resolution (dpi)

Max.: 600 x 600 dpi

Scan modes


System Specifications

System memory standard (MB)

32 MB

Interfaces standard

USB 2.0

Paper size

A5-A3; customised paper sizes

Printable paper weight (g/m²)

64-157 gsm

Paper input capacity (sheets)

Standard: 350 sheets

Paper trays standard

Tray 1: 250 sheets; A5-A3; custom (90-297 x 140-432 mm); 64-157 gsm
Manual Bypass: 100 sheets; A5-A3; custom (90-297 x 140-432 mm); 64-157 gsm

Output capacity

Max. 250 sheets

Copy/print volume recommended (monthly)

Average: 2,800 pages

Copy/print volume max. (monthly)

Max.: 12,000 pages

Toner lifetime Black

Up to 11,000 pages

Imaging Unit lifetime Black

Up to 55,000 pages

Power consumption

220-240 V / 50/60 Hz
max. 800 W
operating: 300 W
standby: 70 W
sleep mode: 1.7 W

System dimensions (WxDxH, mm)

606 x 531 x 449

System weight (kg)

Approx. 25.2 kg

  • All specifications refer to A4-size paper of 80 gsm quality.
  • The support and availability of the listed specifications and functionalities varies depending on operating systems, applications and network protocols as well as network and system configurations.
  • The stated life expectancy of each consumable is based on specific operating conditions such as page coverage for a particular page size (5% coverage of A4). The actual life of each consumable will vary depending on use and other printing variables including page coverage, page size, wp-content/uploads type, continuous or intermittent printing, ambient temperature and humidity.
  • Some of the product illustrations contain optional accessories.
  • Specifications and accessories are based on the information available at the time of printing and are subject to change without notice.
  • Konica Minolta does not warrant that any specifications mentioned will be error-free.
  • All brand and product names may be registered trademarks or trademarks of their respective holders and are hereby acknowledged.
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