A4 colour MFP

For busy workgroups your business requires a cost-effective colour MFP that will not take up floor space or be noisy and intrusive in the office. The MP C306ZSP is the answer providing an economical solution for A4 colour output. With its compact design and small footprint, this flexible MFP fits easily on a desk top and its quiet operation will not disturb co-workers. Able to print or copy at 30 pages a minute in both colour and black and white, the MP C306ZSP offers copy, print, scan and optional G3 fax functionality in a neat package.
Scan 30 originals per minute in colour at up to 600dpi for convenient electronic filing of documents or to e-mail, folder, USB, SD card, or FTP. Low power consumption combined with quiet operation make the MP C306ZSP an environmentally friendly solution for your document imaging needs. Maximum paper capacity is a generous 1,350 sheets avoiding frequent refills, when outputting long print runs.

  • Silent Mode allows whisper quiet printing at 15ppm reducing office noise to minimum
  • 10.1 inch panel allows easy operation of features and functions
  • Warm up in less than 25secs and a first black and white copy in under 7secs saves you time
  • Optional Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity allows convenient office location
  • Class-leading energy efficiency reduces power costs and cuts carbon footprint



Warm-up time: 25 seconds

First output speed: Full colour: 11 seconds

B/W: 7.2 seconds

Continuous output speed: Full colour: 30 pages per minute

B/W: 30 pages per minute

Memory: Standard: 2 GB

HDD: 320 GB

Dimensions (W x D x H): 510 x 588 x 505 mm

Weight: 45 kg

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


Copying process: Dry Electrostatic Transfer System with Dual component Development: 4-Drum method

Multiple copying: Up to 99 copies

Resolution: 600 x 600 dpi

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


Printer language: Standard: PCL5c, PCL6(XL), PDF, PostScript® 3™

Option: XPS

Print resolution: Maximum: 1,200 x 1,200 dpi

Interface: Standard: USB2.0 Type A, USB2.0 Type B, SD slot, Ethernet 10 base-T/100 base-TX, Ethernet 1000 Base-T

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

Network protocol: TCP/IP: IP v4, IP v6

Windows® environments: Windows® Vista, Windows® 7, Windows® 8, Windows® 8.1, Windows® Server 2003, Windows® Server 2003R2, Windows® Server 2008, Windows® Server 2008R2, Windows® Server 2012, Windows® Server 2012R2

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

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

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

Other supported environments: NDPS Gateway, AS/400® using OS/400 Host Print Transform, IBM iSeries


Scanning speed: Maximum 30 originals per minute

Resolution: Standard: 100 - 600 dpi

Default: 200 dpi

Original size: A4

Bundled drivers: Network TWAIN

Scan to: E-mail, Folder, USB, SD card, SMB, FTP, URL, NCP (Option), PDF/A, Digitally signed PDF, Searchable PDF (embedded) (Option)


Circuit: PSTN, PBX

Compatibility: ITU-T (CCITT) G3

Resolution: Standard: 8 x 3.85 line/mm, 200 x 100 dpi, 8 x 7.7 line/mm, 200 x 200 dpi

Compression method: MH, MR, MMR, JBIG

Transmission speed: G3: 2 second(s) (200 x 100 dpi, JBIG), 3 second(s) (200 x 100 dpi, MMR)

Modem speed: Maximum: 33.6 Kbps

Scanning speed: 2.4 second(s)

Memory capacity: Standard: 4 MB

Memory backup: Yes: 1 hour


Recommended paper size: Standard paper tray(s): A4, A5, B5

Bypass tray: A4, A5, A6, B5, B6

Paper input capacity: Maximum: 1,350 sheets

Paper output capacity: Maximum: 200 sheets

Paper weight: Paper tray(s): 60 - 163 g/m²

Bypass tray: 60 - 220 g/m²

Duplex: 60 - 163 g/m²

ADF: 52 - 128 g/m²


Power consumption: Maximum: 1,200 W

Ready mode: 60 W

Sleep mode: 1.1 W

TEC (Typical Electricity Consumption): 1,095/1,095/1,584 Wh


  • Paper tray (500-sheet paper tray)
  • One-bin tray
  • Bi-directional IEEE 1284
  • USB Server for Second Network Interface
  • Bluetooth
  • Netware
  • Pictbridge
  • Counter interface
  • File format converter
  • Data Overwrite Security Unit (Certified version)
  • Copy Data Security Unit
  • Fax Connection Unit
  • Unicode Font Package for SAP
  • Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11a/g/n)
  • OCR Unit
  • XPS direct print
  • Enhanced security HDD
  • NFC Card Reader


Toner capacity: Black: 17,000 prints

Cyan: 6,000 prints

Magenta: 6,000 prints

Yellow: 6,000 prints

Consumable yield figures are based on 2 p/j 5% coverage on A4.

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


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