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MX-M850 85

Key Features

  • 85-ppm digital MFP
  • Paper capacity maximum: 8,050 sheets
  • Standard 3,000 sheet paper capacity
  • Standard Duplexing Single Pass Feeder with Scan2
  • High volume print production capability
  • Powerful 868 MHz true Multitasking document system
  • Optional professional finishing capabilities

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MX-M850 Multifunction Printer Copier
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Main Specifications
Account Control 1,000 user accounts
Auto Duplexing Automatic trayless; supports 16 lb. bond to 110 lb. index; paper types include plain paper, heavy paper, recycled pre-printed, pre-punched colored, and letterhead.
Auto Switching Yes
Base Engine Description High speed monochrome digital document system console with 64 bit multi-tasking controller; includes 80 GB hard drive with document filing, 250-sheet Duplexing Single Pass Feeder and 3000 sheet paper capacity.
Bypass Tray MX-MFX1 100-Sheet Bypass Tray (Optional) MX-MFX2 500-Sheet Bypass Tray (Optional)
Card Shot Feature Yes
Compression Type - Scan Documents Monochrome Scanning: Uncompressed, G3 (MH), G4 (MR/MMR) Color/Grayscale: JPEG (high, middle, low) Internet Fax mode: MH/MMR (option)
Continuous Copy Maximum 9999
Controller Type PCL6/PCL5c compatible, optional PS3
Copy/Print Speed MX-M850: 85-ppm B&W (8 1/2" x 11")
Copy Features Scan-Once-Print-Many, Electronic Sorting, Auto-Paper Selection (APS), Auto Magnification Selection (AMS), Auto Tray Switching, Rotate Copy, Job Reservation, Tandem Copy, Margin Shift, Job Build, Edge Erase, Center Erase, Dual Page Copy, Cover Page, Insert Page, Tab Paper Insert, Card Shot, Transparency Insert, Multi-Shot, Reverse Image, Mirror Image, Multi-Page Enlargement, Proof Copy, Photo Repeat, Document Filing, User Account Control, Job Programs, Date Print, Page Print and Text Print
Copy Method Dry electrostatic transfer system with organic photo conductor, magnetic brush dual-component developing system and heat roller fusing
Copy Size Min. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2", Max. 12" x 18"
Developer System Magnetic brush development
Display Type 10.4" (diagonal measure) touch-screen LCD with 256 colors and florescent tube back light
Document Management Sharpdesk desktop document management software (One user license)
Drum Type Organic Photo Conductor
Electronic Sorting Yes
Exposure Modes Text mode, text/printed photo mode, printed photo mode, text/photo mode, photo mode; map mode, light original mode, auto exposure control or 9 step manual
Firmware Management Flash ROM update via USB and/or network
First Copy Out Time MX-M850: 4.0 seconds or less
Fixed Zoom Range Variable Zoom: 25% to 400% (with DSPF 25%-200%)
Functions1 Copy, print, network print, network scan, document filing, web-based administration, Sharpdesk document management software
Fusing System Heat rollers
Hard Disk Drive 80 GB; 40 GB partition for document filing/40 GB partition for copy/print/scan operations
Imaging Method Laser
Interface Type USB-2.0 (full speed): 1 port, USB-2.0 (high speed): 1 port 100BaseT/10BaseT Ethernet with RJ-45 connection: 1 port
Job Build Up to 10,000 sheets
Job Programs 48 combined
Ledger Yes
Letter / Legal Yes
Memory Standard 1.28 GB (shared)
MFP Type High speed monochrome digital document system console
Network Protocols TCP/IP, IPv6, IPsec, SSL, SMTP, FTP, SMB, IPX/SPX, and AppleTalk® for Macintosh® environments
Network Security P/MAC Filtering, Protocol Disable, User Authentication
Offset Stacking Standard
Operating Systems Windows® 98, Windows Me, Windows XP, Windows XP x64, Windows NT® (SP5 or later), Windows 2000, Windows Server® 2003, Windows Server 2003 x64,Windows VistaTM,Windows Vista x64, Unix®, Novell® NetWare® 3.x/4.x/5.x, MAC OS® 9.x, MAC OSX
Optional Power Filter Yes
Options MX-LCX4 4,550-Sheet Large Capacity Three Draw Tray (letter), MX-LCX5 4,000-Sheet Large Capacity Three Tray (ledger), MX-LCX6 3,500-Sheet Large Capacity Tray (letter), MX-LCX3N 3,000-Sheet Large Capacity Tray (ledger), MX-MFX1 100-Sheet Bypass Tray MX-MFX2 500-Sheet Bypass Tray, MX-FNX5 100-Sheet Stapler Finisher, MX-FNX6 50-Sheet Stapler Finisher, MX-FNX7 Saddle Stitch Finisher, MX-FNX8 Saddle Unit (Booklet Maker), MX-CFX2 Inserter Unit MX-FDX1 Folding Unit 1, MX-PNX3B Hole Punch Module (for MX-FNX5), MX-PNX4B Hole Punch Module (for MX-FNX6 and MX-FNX7), MX-GBCX1 GBC SmartPunch Module, MX-PBX2 PCL6 Printer Expansion Kit, MX-PKX4 PS3 Expansion Kit 1, MX-NSX1 Network Scanner, Expansion Kit, MX-EBX1 Color Expansion Kit (for scanning) 1, MX-AMX1 Application Integration Module1, MX-AMX2 Sharp OSA Application Communication Module 1, MX-AMX3 Sharp OSA External Accounting Module 1, MX-FWX1 Internet Fax Expansion Kit 1, MX-FXX1 Super G3 Fax Expansion Kit, AR-SU1 Stamp Unit, AR-PF1 Bar Code Font Kit 1, MX-FRX8U, Commercial Data Security Kit, MX-FRX8 Common Criteria Kit 5
Originals Sheet, bound documents
Original Size Max 11" x 17"
Original Feed System 250-sheet Duplex Single Pass Feeder (DSPF) with mixed size original detection, Original Sizes: 5 1/2" x 8 1/2", 8 1/2" x 11", 8 1/2" x 11" R, 8 1/2" x 14", 11" x 17" Original weight: 11 to 54 lb. bond (17 lb. vellum to 110 lb.index). Capacity based on 21 lb. bond, letter size
Output Capacity 250 Sheets
Paper Feed System2 Standard: 3,000-sheet large capacity tray with (3) drawers. Includes 2,000-sheet letter tandem tray (drawer 1), 500-sheet multi-purpose tray (drawer 2) and 500-sheet multi-purpose tray (drawer 3). Optional: 4,550-sheet letter/statement size tray with (3) drawers, 4,000-sheet ledger size multi-purpose tray with (3) drawers, 3,500-sheet letter size large capacity tray. 3,000-sheet ledger size multi-purpose large capacity tray, 500-sheet or 100-sheet bypass tray (some options not available with all configurations).
Paper Type Standard and optional letter size paper drawers: 16-28 lb. plain bnd paper. Other paper types include recycled, pre-printed, pre-punched, color, and letterhead
Power Consumption Max. 2.4 KW or less, pre-heat 160 W or less, sleep mode 20 W or less.
Power Source 208-240 VAC, 60 HZ, 16 Amps
Resolution (copy mode) Scan: 600 dpi; Copy Output: 600 dpi
RoHS Yes
Software Sharpdesk 1-user licenses included with Network Scanner Expansion Kit
Supplies MX-850NT Toner Cartridge, MX-850NV Developer, MX-850NR OPC Drum, AR-SV1 Stamp Cartridge
Warm-Up Time 240 seconds or less
Web-based Management Yes
Printing System
Direct Printing3 PDF/Encrypted PDF/TIFF/JPEG print, E-mail print, FTP Pull Print, USB pull print, Web-Page file print
Fonts 80 roman outline fonts standard
Network Operating Systems Windows® 98, Windows Me, Windows XP, Windows XPx64, Windows NT® (SP5 or later), Windows 2000, Windows Server® 2003, Windows Server 2003 x64,Windows VistaTM,Windows Vista x64, Unix®, Novell® NetWare® 3.x/4.x/5.x, MAC OS® 9.x, MAC OSX
Page Description Language PCL6 (XL), PCL5e, optional PS3
Print Drivers Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT4.0 (SP5 or later), Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows XP x64, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 x64,Windows Vista and Windows Vista x64. MAC® PPD (optional), MAC OS9, MAC OSX.
Printer Expansion Kit Optional
Print Features Duplex Print, Pamphlet Print, Binding Edge, N-up print, Fit-to-Page, Margin Shift, Poster Print, Rotate Print, Zoom, Mirror Image, Overlay, Different Paper Insert, Transparency Insert, Tab Print, Chapter Inserts Print, Paper Fold Print, Reverse Order, Tandem, Watermarks, PIN Print, Print Hold, Proof Print, Print Audit, Graphics Mode Selection, Continuous Print, and Font/Form Downloads (Some features not available on all print drivers).
Printing Protocols LPR, IPP, PAP, Raw TCP (port 9100), FTP, NetBEUI, Novell, Pserver/Rprinter, HTTP, POP3, SSL
Resolution (print mode) 1200 x 1200 DPI, 600 x 600 DPI
RIP-Once Print-Many Yes
Utility Software Print driver, Printer Status Monitor, Printer Administration Utility
Network Scanning
Color Scanner Function Optional
Document Scanning
Broadcasting - Document Scanning Yes
Image Formats JPEG, TIFF, Optional PDF, JPEG
Scan capability (color/B&W) Optional B&W
Scan Destinations (number) 999
Scan Destination type Scan-to- email/desktop/FTP
Scan Resolution Settings 200 dpi, 300 dpi, 600 dpi
Hole Punching Optional
Inserter Optional
Saddle Stitch Finisher Optional
Saddle Stitch Function Optional
Stapler / Finisher Optional
Staple Sheet Capacity 50/100
Super G3 Fax
Auto Dialing Up to 999 destinations (combined with scan destinations)
Fax Features Inbound Routing, Forward to Administrator, F-Code, Quick On-Line, Rotation Transmit, Anti-Junk Fax, and PC fax
Fax Kit Optional
Fax Memory 8mb (exclusive)
Group Dialing Destinations Up to 500
Inbound Routing Forwards received fax data to Email
Long Length Originals Up to 31.5" (for transmission)
Modem/Speed4 33.6 KBPS / Approximately 2 seconds with JBIG5
One Touch Destinations Up to 999
Data Security Kit Optional
Network Expansion Kit Optional
Additional Specifications
Weight Approx. 662 lbs. (main unit)

Product specifications and design are subject to change without notice.

  • 1 Some features require optional equipment.
  • 2 Paper capacity is based on letter size paper.
  • 3 Some features require optional equipment.
  • 4 Actual transmission time will vary based on line conditions.
  • 5 Based on Sharp Standard Test Chart with approximately 700 characters, letter size in standard resolution.

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