Medium Business 31 - 50 cpm

41 cpm Colour, Black & White Copier/ Printer/Scanner

Intuitively Better, Innovatively Sharp— Your Colour Document Hub for Outstanding Performance


Optional Retractable Keyboard

Speed and Efficiency at your Fingertips! 

As a next-generation document hub, the MX4111N allows easy fingertip control and intuitive operation of state-of-the-art functions. A simple flick, tap, or slide on the MX4111N’s 10.1-inch colour LCD touchscreen opens the door to fast 41-ppm output, high-quality colour copying, and effortless network scanning. Along with reliable data security and eco-friendly operation, the MX4111N offers convenient Advanced Preview and Page Editing functions and a high-speed Duplex Single Pass Feeder. For a performance-enhancing boost, the MX4111N supports options for Sharp OSA (Open Systems Architecture), faxing, document finishing, and Internet browsing.

Key Features
  • Standard DSPF (document feeder)
  • Fast output Speed - Up to 41 cpm
  • 10.1 Inch Colour LCD Touchscreen
  • Univeral design (tilted control panel)
  • Quick first copy out time
  • Optional Retractable Keyboard
  • Full colour scanning
  • Superb image quality
  • New design
  • Reliability
  • Easy to use
  • Sharp’s commitment to the environment

Copying and Printing

  • Super-Efficient Colour and B/W Output
  • Built-in Stackless Duplex Module and RSPF
  • Job Build for Large-Volume Scanning
  • Large Paper Capacity
  • Supports Most Office Environments
  • Improved Imaging System
  • True 1,200 dpi Printing
  • USB Memory Direct Print
  • Various Copy/Print Applications

Colour Scanning

  • A3 Colour Network Scanning
  • Multiple Distribution of Scanned Files
  • LDAP Support
  • Improved Address Book


  • High-Speed Faxing
  • Fax Data Storage on MFD Hard Disk
  • PC-Fax/PC-Internet Fax
  • Internet Fax
  • Paperless Faxing with Inbound Routing


  • Data Security Kit
  • Encrypted PDF with Password Protection
  • Document Control Function
  • Secure Network Access
  • Print Hold and Confidential Print
  • User Authentication

Other Key Features

  • Document Management
  • Device Management
  • Thumbnail Display and 3D Previews
  • Remote Operation and Diagnosis
  • Device Cloning
  • Pre-heat/Auto Power shut-off modes 


  • MXDE16: Stand with 2 x 500-Sheet Paper Drawers
  • MXTRX2: Exit tray unit
  • MXFNX9: Finisher
  • MXPNX1A/B/C/D: Punch module (A:2, B:3, C:4, D:4 wide)
  • MXFN10: 1K Saddle Stitch Finisher
  • MXPNX5A/B/C/D: Punch module (A:2, B:3, C:4, D:4 wide)
  • MXRB11: Paper Pass Unit
  • MXFN11: Finisher
  • MXFN18: 4K Saddle Stitch Finisher
  • MXPNX6A/B/C/D: Punch module (A:2, B:3, C:4, D:4 wide)
  • MXLC11: Large Capacity Tray (A4)
  • MXPK11: PS3 expansion kit
  • MXFX11: Facsimile expansion kit
  • MXPUX1: XPS expansion kit
  • MXARSM10: Expansion memory board
  • ARSU1: Stamp unit
  • MXFWX1: Internet-FAX expansion kit
  • MXAMX1: Application integration module
  • MXAMX2: Application communication module
  • MXAMX3: External account module
  • MXPF10: Barcode font kit
  • MXEB11: Enhanced Compression Kit
  • MXEB12: Mirroring Kit
  • MXKB11: Keyboard
  • MXAM10: Web Browsing Expansion Kit
  • MXUSX1/X5: Sharpdesk 1/5-License Kit
  • MXUS10/50/A0: Sharpdesk 10/50/100-License Kit






Engine Speed (Colour & B/W)

Max 41cpm/ppm


Paper size

Max. A3, min. A5R


Paper capacity (80 g/m2)

Standard:1,100 sheets (two 500-sheet tray and 100-sheet multi-bypass tray)
Max:5600 sheets


Paper Weight

Tray:60g/m2 to 209g/m2
Multi-bypass tray:55g/m2 to 256g/m2


Warm-up time*1

30 sec.



Standard 3GB, Print (option): 1GB, 160GB HDD*2


Power requirements

230-240V AC, 50/60 Hz


Power consumption (max.)

1.84 kW


Dimensions (W x H x D)

643 x 761 x 966 mm



Approx. 126 kg



Original Paper Size

Max A3


First Copy Time*3

Full colour: 6.7 sec. B/W: 4.7 sec.


Continuous copy

Max. 999 copies



Scan (colour): 600 x 600 dpi
Scan (B/W): 600 x 600 dpi, 600 x 400 dpi
Print: 600 x 600 dpi
9,600 (equivalent) x 600 dpi (depending on print mode)



Equivalent to 256 levels


Zoom range

25% to 400% in 1% increments (25% to 200% using DSPF)


Preset copy ratios

10 ratios

Network Printer



1,200 x 1,200 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi, 9,600 (equivalent) x 600 dpi



USB 2.0, 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T


Supported OS*11

Windows Server® 2003/2008, Windows®/2000/XP, Windows Vista® Windows ®7 Mac OS 9.0 to 9.2.2, Mac OS X 10.2.8, 10.3.9, 10.4.11, 10.5 to 10.5.8, 10.6.5


Network protocols*11

TCP/IP (IPv4, IPv6), IPX/SPX (NetWare), NetBEUI, EtherTalk (AppleTalk)


Printing protocols

LPR, Raw TCP (port 9100), POP3 (e-mail printing), HTTP, Novell Printserver application with NDS and Bindery, FTP for downloading print files, EtherTalk printing, IPP


PDL (emulation)

Standard: PCL 6 emulation
Option*12. PS3 emulation, XPS  


Available fonts

80 fonts for PCL, 136 fonts for PS3 emulation



Network Scanner


Scan Method

Push scan (via control panel), pull scan (TWAIN-compliant application)



Push scan: 100, 150, 200, 300, 400, 600 dpi
Pull scan: 75, 100, 150, 200, 300, 400, 600 dpi
50 to 9,600 dpi via user setting*4


File Formats

TIFF, PDF, encrypted PDF, JPEG, XPS*5 compact PDF*6, PDF/A


Scanner utility



Scan destinations

Scan to e-mail, desktop, FTP server, network folder (SMB)/ USB memory

Document Filing


Document filing capacity

Main and custom folders: 20,000 pages*9 or 3,000 files
Quick file folder: 10,000 pages*9 or 1,000 files


Stored jobs*10

Copy, print, scan, fax


Storage folders

Quick file folder, main folder, custom folder (max. 1,000 folders)


Confidential storage

Password protection (for main and custom folders)

B/W Facsimile (optional MX-FX11 required)


Compression Method



Compression protocol

Super G3/G3


Transmission time

Less than 3 seconds*14


Modem speed

33,600 bps to 2,400 bps with automatic fallback


Transmission resolution

From Standard (203.2 x 97.8 dpi) to Ultra Fine (406.4 x 391 dpi)


Recording width

A3 to A5



1GB (built-in)


Grey scale levels

Equivalent to 256 levels

*1:  At rated voltage, 23oC. May vary depending on operating conditions and     environment
*2:  HDD capacity depends on procurement and sourcing status.
*3:  Long-edge feeding of A4 sheets from 1st paper tray, using document glass, without Auto Colour Selection and Auto  
       Colour mode, MFD in fully ready condition. May vary depending on operating conditions and environment
*4:  Resolutions higher than 600 dpi are interpolated
*5:  To view XPS files on PCs not running Windows Vista, you must have the
       XPS Viewer application installed.
*6:  Optional MX-EB11 required.
*7: Optional MX-FWX1 required
*8: B/W documents only, scanned at under 400-dpi resolution.
*9: Measured using Sharp’s standard chart (A4 with 6% coverage, B/W).
      The Quick File Folder shares the HDD with the Job Build function. The storage capacity will be less for colour pages.
*10: Some features require option (s)
*11: Optional MX-PK11 required for Mac OC and EtherTalk.
*12: PS requires optional MX-PK11. XPS requires optional MX-PUX1 and MX-ARSM10 (1GB)
*13: Some features are not available according to the printer driver used.
*14: Based on Sharp’s standard chart with approx. 700 characters (A4 long- edge feeding) at standard resolution in Super   
        G3 mode, 33,600 bps, JBIG compression.

  • Design and specification are subject to change without prior notice.
  • Colour variations to products may occur due to printing.
  • Some features require optional items. Please consult with an authorised Sharp Reseller for details.
  • All information and technical details are correct as at machine release date.
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