- Output Size: A3
- Output Type: Monochrome
- Print Volume: High
- Recommended Usage: Large workgroups
The simplicity and usability to fit in any working environment
New 7 inch operation panel
The new 7 inch operation panel provides industry top class multi-touch sensitivity, user friendly interface and intuitive operability. 4 hard menu keys at the bottom of the panel and the on-screen soft menu keys can allow user to register up to 9 commonly used functions such as copy, scan/fax, preview or soft numeric keypad.
Text boxes, icons, or GIF animations can be posted on the MFP operation panel like the sticky notes. These can be used to display office communications, MFP usage rules, or warnings.
Standard web browser
The multi-touch UI in the operational panel can be used to display and print out web page contents. It is convenient for print required portions of PDF files that can be viewed on websites, or to print maps for places you are about to visit.
Lighter and compact MFP body
The newly developed MFP main body offers a compact and lightweight body. The MFP is able to fit almost in any type of working space.
The product design
The N500 series adopts the easy and intuitive INFO-Palette design and smart user interface. To ensure, to always provide the same user experience in any business situation through the seamless operation no matter from the PCs, tablets or smartphones.
Print from anywhere, anytime with the most advanced wireless, mobile and cloud technology
To connect with Android devices
The new Mobile Touch Area on the operation panel is ready to support NFC (Near Field Communication) connection with Android*1 devices. Touch the area with Android device to perform paring through the PageScope Mobile (PSM).
Select files on the PSM, then touch the device to the operation panel to perform print*2 or touch the device to the operation panel to perform scan*2.
*1 NFC connection requires Android OS 4.4 or higher to be installed.
*2 Wireless LAN environment is required to perform touch to print and scan.
To connect with iOS devices
For the iOS device, to search and register MFP nearby into the PageScope Mobile (PSM)*3 via Bluetooth LE (BLE)*4 technology.
Additionally, iOS devices can be used to log-into MFP through BLE connection. Select files on the PSM to print*5 directly from iOS devices or scan*5 files directly to the iOS devices.
*3 PageScope Mobile for iPhone/iPad version 5.0 or higher is required.
*4 Optional Device Connection I/F Kit is required.
*5 Wireless LAN environment is required to perform print and scan.
Wireless LAN (AP mode) support
The MFP becomes a wireless LAN Access Point*6 to allow direct wireless connection between mobile devices and MFP. Devices brought into the office will be able to directly connect to the MFP and are securely separated from existing company LANs.
PageScope Mobile will enable more convenient use, as wireless set up can be completed between a mobile device and MFP simply by reading the QR code that is displayed on the machine panel.
*6 Optional Upgrade Kit and Device Connection I/F Kit is required.
To connect instantly without print drivers to the industry standard mobile technologies
Apple's standard printing system compatible with iOS 4.2 and Mac OS 10.7 or later. A compatible printer on your wireless LAN can be used.
- Mopria Print Service
Wireless printing technology provided by Mopria Alliance. Allows you to print from devices installed with Android 4.4 or later.
- Google Cloud Print
With the compatible software installed, you can print from any locations via the internet regardless OS or device types.
* Google Cloud Print Setup and Google account registration are required.
* Optional Upgrade Kit is required
- Konica Minolta Print Service
Print directly to the MFP via a wireless LAN from Android 4.4 or later installed devices.
- PageScope Mobile
A genuine mobile print application offered by Sindoh. To allow usage of wide range of functions such as duplex print, security print, staple and punch.
Flexible and advanced security features to protect valuable information
Authentication on the MFP main unit
Authentication can be performed directly on the main unit. Detailed access control can be set up for each function including copy, print, scan, and fax*1.
*1 FAX feature requires optional FAX Kit and HDD will be needed if MFP does not equip the HDD as standard.
IC card authentication
To authenticate*2 with various types of IC card*3. The authentication method also compliance with SSFC (Shared Security Formats Cooperation) standard. Besides the IC card, authentication can also be performed with any Android devices*4 that equipped NFC antenna.
*2 Optional Authentication Unit and Device Connection I/F Kit is required.
*3 Compliant non-contact IC cards include FeliCa (IDm), SSFC, FCF, FCF (campus), FeliCa Private, and MIFARE (UID).
*4 Requires Android 4.4 or later that supports HCE (Host Card Emulation) or PageScope Mobile for Android v4.1 or later.
Your finger veins becomes the most accurate authentication tool. The biometric authentication is easy to implement but offer very high-level security.
* Optional Biometric Authentication Unit, Working Table and Device Connection I/F Kit is required.
TPM (Trusted Platform Module)
Control the confidential information with a TPM (Trusted Platform Module) security chip which encrypts and decrypts any confidential data. The confidential information will be encrypted and stored only in the dedicated storage area in the chip. To avoid unauthorised reading from the outside.
* Optional i-Option v2 is required.
Server-less pull printing
Print jobs sent by user can be printed from any MFP in the office print group. To allows user to build a server-less pull printing system easier and with low introduction cost.
* A pull printing system consisting of a maximum of 10 MFPs can be created. It is necessary that all corresponding MFPs be in the same network.
* Optional i-Option and Upgrade Kit are required to be installed to each of the MFP.
ID & Print
If user set a password in the printer driver screen before execute the print, the print data will be stored in the HDD of the MFP and will not be printed at MFP until the same password is entered on the MFP operation panel. This function is useful when printing confidential documents or to restrict the receipt of outputs only to specific user.
Innovation helping everyone to reach the full potential
Screen display enlarge and colour reversal functions
The screen display enlarge function to enlarge the text on the buttons. The screen display colour reversal function to reverses the display colour while maintaining the same contrast ratio. For better visibility to help elderly users and users with low vision.
Detachable paper cassette
Paper cassette of the MFP is detachable. Jammed paper remained inside of the MFP can be easily remove. To reduce MFP downtime.
Environmental contribution is always the top priority
Usage of the recycled materials
Recycled PC/ABS and biomass plastic have been used in the MFP body. The recycled material usage is approximately 11% of total MFP weight ratio*1 and approximately 51% of the MFP main body are made by the recycled materials.
*1 Total weight ratio of resins and plastics used in this machine.
Top class power consumption and TEC value in its class
The MFP CPU power set to turned off during the sleep mode. This results the top class 0.5 W power consumption ratio (during the sleep mode). The TEC value has also been reduced approximately 32-55%. More CO2 emissions from MFP can be reduced.
* Values for 220-230 V
* TEC values applied to the International Energy Star Program Version 2.0