Medium Business 31 - 50 cpm

Sharp MXB382. 38ppm A4 Mono Multifuction Copier/Printer/Scanner/Fax

Get a High-Performance Advantage from this Compact A4 Mono MFD


MXB382 Keyboard

Full-Function Ease from an Eco-Friendly Space Saver

Designed to bring together the simplicity and convenience of network printers and the multi-tasking productivity of MFDs, the A4 MX-B382 streamlines office workflow and equipment. One high-performance MX-B382 can easily do the job of an A3 Mono copier, printer, fax machine*, and scanner, allowing offices to replace single-use document/imaging products and reduce overall costs and energy consumption. (*Optional MX-FXX3 required)

Productive Performance

  • Super-Efficient Output
  • Quick Scanning and RSPF
  • Built-in Stackless Duplex Module
  • Full Colour Network Scanning
  • Multiple Distribution of Scanned Files
  •  High-Speed Faxing
  • Space-Efficient Inner Finisher
  • Large Paper Capacity

 Full Function Ease

  • 7.0-Inch Touch-Screen LCD
  • USB Memory-Ready
  • Business Card Feeder
  • Job Status Screen
  • Thumbnail Display and Previews

Superb Print Quality

  • True 1,200 x 1,200-dpi Printing
  • Superior Imaging System
  • Optimum Copy Quality

 Environmentally Advanced

  • Environmentally Conscious Design
  • Superb Energy Efficiency
  • Sharp OSA (open systems architecture)

  Multi-Layered Security

  • Data Security Kit
  • Encrypted PDF with Password Protection
  • Secure Network Access
  • Secure Sockets Layer
  • Print Hold and Confidential Print
  • Document Control Function
  • User Authentication
  • IPv6 and IPsec Support

 Available Peripherals include

  • MX-FN12: Finisher
  • MX-CSX1: Stand with 1 x 500 Sheet Paper Drawer
  • MX-CSX2: Stand with 1 x 500 Sheet Paper Drawer
  • MX-BTX1: Business Card Feeder
  • MX-FXX3: Fax Expansion Kit
  • AR-PF1: Barcode Font Kit
  • MX-PUX1: XPS Expansion kit
  • MX-ARSMX3: Expansion Memory Board
  • MX-FWX1: Internet Fax Expansion Kit
  • MX-USX1/5: Sharpdesk 1/5 License Kit
  • MX-US10/50/AO: Sharpdesk 10/50/100 License Kit
  • MX-AMX1: Application Integration Module
  • MX-AMX2: Application Communication Module
  • MX-AMX3: External Account Module
  • MX-FR26U:  Data Security Kit
  • MX-UN01A/05A: Sharp OSA-NST 1/5 License Kit
  • MX-UN10A/50A: Sharp OSA-NST 10/50 License Kit
  • MX-UN1HA: Sharp OSA-NST 100 License Kit







Engine speed

Max. 38 cpm / ppm (A4)


Paper size

Max. A4, min. A5


Paper capacity (80 g/m2)

Standard: 600 sheets (1 x 500-sheet tray, 100 sheet multi-bypass tray)
Maximum: 2,100 sheets


Warm-up time*1

Less than 50 sec



Copier: 512MB
Printer: Standard 512MB, max. 1.5GB
80GB HDD*2


Power requirements

230-240V AC, 50/60 Hz


Power consumption (max.)



Dimensions (W x H x D)

560 x 493 x 714 mm



Approx. 42 kg *3



Document filing, document control*4, toner save mode, user authentication (1,000 accounts), pre-heat/auto power shut-off modes, preview*5, thumbnail view*5



Original paper size

Max. A4


First copy time*5

8.0 sec.


Continuos copy

Max. 999 copies



Scan: 600 x 600 dpi, 600 x 300 dpi
Print: 600 x 600 dpi



Scan: 256 levels     Print: 2 levels


Zoom range

50 to 200% in 1% increments


Preset copy ratios

8 ratios (4R/4E)



Auto paper selection (mixed size feeding [letter/legal only]), auto magnification selection, paper type selection, auto tray switching, rotation copy, electronic sorting, margin shift, multi-shot (2-in-1), transparency insertion, pamphlet copy, 2-sided copy orientation change, XY zoom, B/W reverse, mirror image, duplex copy, job reservation, job programme, photo repeat, irregular original/paper size input, stamps (date, page number, text, stamp), centering, proof copy, card shot, edge erase, job build, sharpness

Network Colour Scanner


Scan method

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



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


File formats

TIFF, PDF, encrypted PDF, JPEG (colour only), XPS*7


Scanner utilities



Scan Destinations

Scan to e-mail/desktop/FTP server/network folder/USB memory



Internet fax*8, PC-Internet fax transmission*8, auto colour mode, mixed size original scanning, LDAP support, direct entry (address, subject, message), 999 one-touch dials, 500 group dials, 48 job programmes, broadcasting, long original scanning (max. 500 mm), auto colour selection, card shot, edge erase, job build

Document Filing


Document filing capacity

Main and custom folders: 38GB, 5,500 pages*9 or 3,000 files
Quick file folder: 12GB, 1,700 pages*9 or 1,000 files


Stored jobs*10

Copy, print, scan, fax transmission


Storage folders

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


Confidential storage

Password protection

Network Printer



1200 x 1200 dpi



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


Supported OS*12

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 to 10.6.2


Network protocols

 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 6/5e emulation, PS3 emulationOption: XPS*11


Available fonts

80 fonts for PCL, 136 fonts for PS3 emulation



RIP Once/Print Many, job retention (print hold, proof print, confidentialprint), direct PDF/TIFF/JPEG/XPS printing, carbon copy print, duplex print, font/form download, offset output, printer administration utility and status monitor, pamphlet style, IP/MAC address filtering, port/protocol management, binding edge, N-up (2/4/6/8/9/16), paper/output tray selection, cover/transparency insertion, fit to page, watermarks, form overlay, auto configuration, barcode font compatibility, poster print, secure network communications (SSL and IPsec [LPD])

Facsimile (Optional MX-FXX3 required)


Compression method



Communication protocol

Super G3/G3


Transmission time

Less than 3 seconds*13


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

A4 to A5



8MB flash memory


Grey scale levels

Equivalent to 256 levels



Duplex transmission/reception, quick on-line transmission, error correction mode, 999 one-touch dials, 500 group dials, LDAP support, 48 job programmes, broadcasting number registration, F-Code compatibility (confidential, relay broadcast), polling, memory transmission/reception, auto reduction (transmission/reception), rotation transmission/reception, print actual size, long original transmission (max. 500 mm), PC-Fax transmission, timer transmission, inbound routing to e-mail, activity report, anti-junk fax, dual page scan, memory box preview, fax/Internet fax/direct SMTP reception data preview

* 1 : At rated voltage, 23°C. May vary depending on operating conditions and environment.
* 2 : HDD capacity depends on procurement and sourcing status.
* 3 : Weight includes the drum.
* 4 : Requires optional Data Security Kit.
* 5 : Previews and thumbnails of Document Filing data files and incoming faxes.
* 6 : When feeding A4 sheets from 1st paper tray, using document glass, MFD in fully ready
        condition. May vary depending on operating conditions and environment.
* 7 : To view XPS files on PCs not running Windows Vista, you must have the XPS Viewer
        application installed.
* 8 : Optional MX-FWX1 required.
* 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; up to 12GB of data storage is available when
        using both functions. The storage capacity will be less for colour pages.
*10 : Some features require option(s).
*11: Requires optional MX-PUX1 and MX-ARSMX3.
*12 : Some features are not available according to the printer driver used.
*13 : Based on Sharp’s standard chart with approx. 700 characters (A4) at standard resolution in
         Super G3 mode, 33,600 bps, JBIG compression.

  •  Design and specifications 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.
  • Windows, Windows NT, Windows Server and Windows Vista are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. All other brand names and product names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
  • The ENERGY STAR logo is a certification mark and may only be used to certify products that have been determined to meet the ENERGY STAR programme requirements. ENERGY STAR is a US registered mark. The ENERGY STAR guidelines apply to products only in the US, the EU, Japan, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Taiwan.


Business Products Warranty Statement


This Sharp product is warranted against faults in material and manufacture for the period as stated in the table below.

In the event of any defect arising in the equipment during the warranty period, such repairs should only be carried out by the Dealer from which the unit was originally purchased or a Service Centre approved by Sharp to service this type of equipment These repairs would be carried out at no charge to the owner, subject to the conditions specified herein.

This warranty does not extend to defects or injuries caused by or resulting from causes not attributable to faulty parts or the manufacture of the product, including but not limited to, defect or injury caused by or resulting from misuse, abuse, neglect, lack of maintenance, accidental damage, improper voltage, liquid spillage, vermin infestation, software, or any alterations made to the product which are not authorised by Sharp.

Please retain your sales documentation, as this should be produced to validate a warranty claim. This warranty is in addition to and in no way limits, varies or excludes any implied rights and remedies under any relevant legislation in the country of sale.

This warranty does not cover transportation to and from the Sharp Approved Service Centre. Goods presented for repair may be replaced by refurbished goods of the same type rather than being repaired. Refurbished parts may be used to repair the goods. The repair of your goods may result in the loss of user generated data, please ensure that you have saved this data elsewhere prior to repair.

Australian customers: Our goods come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under the Australian Consumer Law. You are entitled to a replacement or refund for a major failure and for compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage. You are also entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality and the failure does not amount to a major failure. The criteria of a major failure is defined in the Australian Consumer Law. Should you require any assistance with a major failure please contact Sharp Customer Care.



Data Projector 24 months (excluding lamps and air filters)
Copier / Printer   6 months
Electronic Cash Registers 12 months
Facsimile 12 months
Information Display Panel 36 months
POS Terminals 12 months
AL Copier 12 months
Calculator 12 months
Personal Organiser 12 months

IMPORTANT NOTICE: This warranty applies to products sold in Australia & New Zealand