August 2023: – SHARP Business Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd, a subsidiary of SHARP Corporation Japan, today unveiled two advanced light production mono multifunction printers (MFPs), the MX-M1206/M1056. With the new MFP series specially designed to deliver outstanding productivity and performance, SHARP aims to address the growing demand for new-age document solutions across industries and government establishments. This includes corporate offices, universities, telecom billing centers, publishing houses, central reprographics departments, insurance policy printing, defense establishment, research institutes, pharma houses, and corporate data centers.SHARP introduced its latest range of MFP printers at the Print Expo 2023 in Chennai, offering visitors an opportunity to explore and experience the new series firsthand.
SHARP’sMX-M1206/M1056mono multifunction printer stands as a cutting-edge document solution, incorporating the latest technology to facilitate high-speed printing and ensure reliable performance. The new series offers impressive print and copy speeds of up to 120/105 PPM, along with a 300-sheet DSPF (Duplex Single Pass Feeder) and a fast scan speed of 240 rpm (duplex), enabling efficient scanning operations. In addition, the monochrome MFP comes equipped with large paper trays that can hold up to 13,500 pages. This ample paper storage ensures uninterrupted printing for high-volume jobs, reducing the need for constant paper replenishment. The MX-M1206/M1056 houses a 1TB hard drive and 6 GB of standard memory, transforming it into a high-volume workhorse capable of delivering super-efficient performance. Furthermore, the MFP is built for durability and easy maintenance with full front access to all key components ensuring easy maintenance and maximum uptime.
Thanks to its 15.4-inch color LCD touchscreen, the latest MFP series provides for an effortless and user-friendly operation. Users can simply tap on their dedicated user icon to access a personalized operation screen tailored to their preferences. Moreover, the MFP also offers an Advanced Preview function, enabling users to preview document finishes, edit pages in advance, and perform other convenient actions. This intuitive design ensures a seamless and efficient printing experience for all users.
Commenting on the launch, Narita Osamu, Managing Director of SHARP Business Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd, said, “Our latest light-production series is a testament to our commitment to delivering high speed and unparalleled performance that meets the rigorous demands of high-volume and time-sensitive outputs, essential for larger enterprises. With our new light-production series, we aim to deliver an above-par experience with excellent speed, performance, and security that converge seamlessly, forming the cornerstone of success for tomorrow’s leading organizations. With our newly launched MX-M1206/M1056 series, we are excited to revolutionize the way Indian businesses approach printing and elevate their performance to new heights.”
Sukhdev Singh, President, SHARP Business Systems(India) Pvt. Ltd, remarked, “With the introduction of the new MX-M1206/M1056 series, we are proud to expand our existing MFP portfolio, catering to the specific needs of the large enterprise and institutions, offering unmatched speed, efficiency, and most reliable performance. We are confident that this advanced power-packed series will empower more enterprise users to confidently transition offset and other print work to digital on-demand, resulting in reduced turnaround times and enhanced overall efficiency.”
The MX-M1206/M1056 is a highly reliable mono MFP that ensures top-notch print quality even for large scaleprinting jobs. The latest series offers a high-resolution output at 1200 DPI, with a precise front-to-back registration, and a wide range of paper handling options. Additionally, the MFP providesCurlcorrection unit, which utilizes top and bottom rollers to smooth out sheets during paper travel. This prevents paper warping before it goes to the finisher and contributes to fast, stable paper feeding.
With such versatile capabilities, every print comes out looking polished and professional, effortlessly meeting all your printing needs. Moreover, the precision-engineered multi-feed detection system streamlines the printing process, while the highly rigid main frame adds durability and reliability, making it a perfect choice for heavy usage and high-volume output requirements.
The reliable performance of the MX-M1206/M1056 model is further reinforced by its versatile paper handling and professional finishing options like stapling, trimming, punching, saddle stitch, folding, and insertion, which ensures a polished and professional finish to all print outputs. The new mono MFPs support a wide range of standard paper sizes from A5 to SRA3/A3W with a thickness ranging up to 300 GSM.
The MFP also helps automate various types of folding, including Z-fold, and C-fold, to efficiently produce direct mail, brochures, and other marketing collaterals. For a professional touch, the Saddle Stitch Finisher can be equipped with a Trimming Module, which provides beautifully consistent edges for documents, besides offering staple and fold options for multiple sets of documents, accommodating up to 20 sheets. This feature makes it ideal for creating professional-looking booklets, pamphlets, and business proposals with ease.
Furthermore, with the use of the Fiery Print Controller, Fiery® Print Server helps achieve unparalleled image quality and rendering efficiency. With the MX-PE16, Command WorkStation fully integrated at the MFP’s control panel, users can directly monitor, control, and troubleshoot production directly from the touchscreen.
SHARP’s new MFP series offers seamless cloud printing, allowing users to directly print data stored in the cloud or upload scanned data for future printing. It supports popular mobile printing technology, enabling the printing of large files stored on servers, in the cloud, or uploaded to mobile devices on the spot. The MFP ensures security with multiple levels of protection to safeguard both the printing device and the user data. For added convenience, users can leverage the single sign-on feature that provides for access to various software services with a single login to the MFP, eliminating the need to sign in separately.
The highly advanced mono MFP series is now available for purchase at SHARP’s offices and authorized dealerships across India, with a base retail price of INR 1500000 onwards. To learn more about these new printing solutions or to find a local dealer, please visit in. sharp