Compact & high value A4 B/W multifunctionals

The Aficio MP 301SP is an entry level black-and-white multifunction laser printer offering a sophisticated feature set in a compact unit with small footprint. So it’s ideal for busy offices and workgroups that need advanced print, copy and scan functions in a single all-in-one MFP. The optional wireless connectivity provides flexibility for location, another benefit in confined offices. Output speed is a brisk 30 A4 prints a minute. The large 4.3-inch colour touch panel allows intuitive use of features for ease of use and improved workflow productivity, including scanning in black-and-white or colour.

  • Simple intuitive operation
  • Compact for easy office location
  • Colour scanning
  • Optional wireless connectivity
  • Ricoh next generation controller (GWNX) gives outstanding device management capabilities
  • Low total cost of ownership over machine life


Warm-up time: 23 seconds

First output speed: 6 seconds

Continuous output speed: 30 pages per minute

Dimensions (W x D x H): 476 x 450 x 451 mm

Weight: 26 kg

Power source: 220 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz


Copying process: Laser beam scanning and electro-photographic printing

Multiple copying: Up to 99 copies

Resolution: 600 dpi

Zoom: From 25% to 400% in 1% steps


RAM: Maximum: 1,024 MB

HDD (Option): Maximum: 128 GB

Printer language: Standard: PCL5e, PCL6, XPS, Adobe® PostScript® 3™

Interface: Standard: USB 2.0, Ethernet 10 base-T/100 base-TX

Option: Bi-directional IEEE 1284, Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11a/g), Bluetooth, Gigabit Ethernet

Network protocol: TCP/IP, IPX/SPX (Option)

Windows® environments: Windows® XP, Windows® Vista, Windows® 7, Windows® Server 2003, Windows® Server 2008

Mac OS environments: Macintosh OS X Native v10.2 or later

UNIX environments: UNIX Sun® Solaris, HP-UX, SCO OpenServer, RedHat® Linux, IBM® AIX

Novell® Netware® environments: v6.5

SAP® R/3® environments: SAP® R/3 3.x® or later


Scanning speed: Full colour: Maximum 30 originals per minute

B/W: Maximum 30 originals per minute

Resolution: Standard: 100 - 600 dpi

File format: Single page TIFF, Single page JPEG, Single page PDF, Single page High compression PDF, Single page PDF-A, Multi page TIFF, Multi page PDF, Multi page High compression PDF, Multi page PDF-A

Scan to: E-mail: SMTP, TCP/IP

Folder: SMB, FTP, NCP (Option)


Circuit: PSTN, PBX

Compatibility: ITU-T (CCITT) G3

Modem speed: Maximum: 33.6 Kbps

Scanning speed: 2.4 second(s)

Memory capacity: 4 MB

Memory backup: Yes


Recommended paper size: Standard paper tray(s): A4, A5

Bypass tray: A4, A6

Paper input capacity: Maximum: 1,350 sheets

Paper output capacity: Standard: 250 sheets

Paper weight: Standard paper trays: 60 - 90 g/m²

Bypass tray: 60 - 157 g/m²

Duplex tray: 64 - 90 g/m²


Power consumption: Maximum: 1.1 kW

Operating power: 450 W

Ready mode: 83.5 W

Sleep mode: 3.1 W

TEC (Typical Electricity Consumption): 1,535 W/h


  • Platen cover
  • ARDF
  • 2 x 500-sheet paper tray
  • Hard Disk Drive
  • Bi-directional IEEE 1284
  • Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11a/g)
  • Bluetooth
  • Gigabit Ethernet
  • VM Card
  • Netware
  • Pictbridge
  • Browser unit
  • Counter interface
  • File format converter
  • Copy Data Security Unit
  • Fax board

Warm-up time: 30 seconds from power off, 10 seconds from sleep mode.

Up to 2 optional 500-sheet paper trays can be attached.

For availability of models, options and software, please get in touch with Sterling Business Systems.


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