SHARP AR-M277 21-40 ppm Copier

SHARP Updated: 2007-10-30
SHARP AR-M277 21-40 ppm Copier

New levels of office productivity are possible with the Sharp AR-M277 IMAGER. State-of-the-art multifunctional copy/print capabilities and advanced features such as rapid 27 ppm, electronic sorting, automatic trayless duplexing and 100-sheet RADF give busy workgroups an even greater ability to increase output, run smoothly and meet deadlines. Simple options expand the unit into a network printer, scanner and Super G3 fax for even greater performance and productivity.

Speed and Efficiency

* Copy output at a fast 27 ppm
* Standard 100-sheet Reverse auto-document feeder
* Standard 1,100-sheet paper capacity expandable to 2,100 sheets to handle all workgroup needs
* Handy job build feature outputs up to 500 sheets, or 1000 sheets with the optional AR-FN5N finisher.
* 48 MB standard memory, expandable to 1,072 MB
* User-friendly animated graphical interface with touch-screen display
* Administration Utility Suite provides easy-to-use tools and software for simplified installation, monitoring and operation

Out-of-the-Box Professional Image Quality

* Outstanding output quality with dazzling 1200 x 600 dpi (enhanced) resolution
* Host-based print controller utilizing JBIG compression to reduce job file size
* Standard USB-2.0 interface transfer data up to 40 times faster than USB-1.1
* Time-saving features such as N-up printing, fit-to-page, auto-duplexing and sorting

Seamless Network Printing

* PCL6 Print Controller option with standard imbedded networking for enhanced performance and functionality
* Carbon copy print mode, cover pages, proof printing and optional form/font downloads save time and outsourcing costs
* 64 MB standard memory and 10/100baseT networking optimum productivity
* Auditing and job retention features allow print tracking for greater cost accounting

Integrated Network Scanning

* AR-NS2 Network Scanning Kit option transforms the unit into a powerful document distribution system
* Scanned documents saved to PDF and TIFF for optimum compatibility
* Versatile features include Scan to E-mail, Scan to Desktop, Scan to FTP, and Scan to URL
* Select scan destination manually through QWERTY keyboard on touch screen, or even more efficiently by entering and storing up to 200 one-touch destinations
* Quickly search your office mail server’s global address book for destinations with built-in LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol)
* User-level authentication feature restricts network scan access to authorized users only, enhancing network security

Advanced Super G3 Network Fax Capability

* Optional Super G3 Fax Module expands unit into a powerful workgroup fax
* Handle heavy fax demands with F-code communication, duplex scanning and ledger-size reception
* Broadcasts to up to 200 destinations, stores up to 500 auto-dial numbers
* LAN fax function lets users transmit documents right from their desktop for added ease and productivity

Increased Security

* Several levels of network and data security to ensure only authorized users can access printed, copied and communicated documents
* IP/MAC Address Filtering restricts network access to the unit
* Confidential Print requires PIN code to print queued document, safeguarding against unauthorized viewing
* User Authentication protects network against unauthorized e-mail communication
* Data Security Kit protects data with encryption and sanitizes memory by overwriting the encrypted document data (available late 2003)

Copy Speed: 27 copies per minute (8 1/2" x 11")
18 copies per minute (8 1/2" x 11"R)
16 copies per minute (8 1/2" x 14")
15 copies per minute (11" x 17")
Automatic Duplex: --
Original Size: 11" x 17" Max
Paper Feed: Standard: (2) 500-sheet paper cassettes
Standard: (1) 100-sheet manual bypass tray
Optional: (1) 500-sheet paper feed unit or (1) 1000-sheet paper feed unit (500 x 2)
Print Speed: Standard JBIG controller: 15 pages per minute (single print mode), 23 pages per minute (ROPM mode).
Page Description Language: Standard controller: hostbased PCL6(XL), PCL5e, PS3 (with optional AR-P17 Print Controller)
Optional PCL6 controller: 23 pages per minute
Modem / Transmission Speed: 33.6 KBPS / Approximately 2 seconds with JBIG (with optional AR-FX7 Super G3 Fax Kit)