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MP 301SPF

A4 black and white MFP

  • Print, copy, scan and fax
  • Produces up to 30 prints/copies per minute
  • In-built security features
  • Colour scanning

Designed for small offices to boost productivity. The MP 301SPF delivers document management that’s affordable

  1. Increase your capacity
    Longer print runs and fewer paper reloads with up to two optional 500 sheets trays available. 
  2. Low energy use  
    An eco-friendly indicator displays information encouraging reduced paper use.
  3. Set and scan 
    50 sheets document feeder for easy printing and scanning long documents.
  4. Choose your style 
    Desktop design or add paper tray and a console for a stand alone unit.

Cost effective performance

Keep on top of work with fast printing, scanning and faxing. Easy to operate from the start with a tiltable and customisable touch panel. Print from SD cards or USBs for more options. Minimise costs with energy saving features and a low total cost of ownership. Keep information under wraps with security features like Locked Print, user authentication, data encryption and overwrite.

When information needs to stay safe

Simple steps can improve the integrity of company and customer information. Selecting the optional hard drive gives the flexibility to use locked print to securely release print jobs when they are released with user authentication or a pass code. This option also enables data to be encrypted and overwritten ensuring a secure print environment. Add an embedded watermark to documents to keep check on unauthorised use.


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  • Print, copy, scan and fax
  • Produces up to 30 prints/copies per minute
  • In-built security features
  • Colour scanning

Specifications

Functions
Copy, print, scan, fax
HDD
128 GB—optional
Memory - standard
1,024 MB
Operation panel
Tilting 4.3-inch colour touch screen
Physical dimensions (W x D x H)—mainframe
476 x 450 x 451 mm
Physical dimensions (W x D x H)—other
476 x 450 x 588 mm—mainframe with 500-sheet paper bank
476 x 450 x 725 mm—mainframe with 2 x 500-sheet paper banks
440.5 x 419.5 x 140 mm—500-sheet paper bank
Weight—mainframe
26 kg or less
Weight—other
32 kg or less—mainframe with 500-sheet paper bank 
38 kg or less—mainframe with 2 x 500-sheet paper banks
6 kg or less—500-sheet paper bank
Standard input capacity (sheets)
350
Maximum input capacity (sheets)
1,350
Standard output capacity (sheets)
250
Maximum output capacity (sheets)
250
Supported media
Paper input tray and paper banks
Plain paper, recycled paper, special paper, colour paper, letterhead, card stock, preprinted paper, prepunched paper, bond paper

Bypass tray 
Plain paper, recycled paper, special paper, colour paper, letterhead, card stock, preprinted paper, prepunched paper, bond paper, thick paper, middle thick paper, envelopes, OHP
Maximum paper size
A4
Media weight (g/m2)
60–157
Interfaces - standard
10Base-T/100Base-Tx (Ethernet)
USB 2.0
Interfaces - optional

1000Base-T (Gigabit Ethernet) Type A
IEEE 1284 Type A
Bluetooth Type D

Note: Check the availability of a local Wireless LAN option with your local sales company.

Network protocols - standard
TCP/IP (IPv4, IPv6)
Network protocols - optional
IPX/SPX with NetWare option
Copy speed
30 cpm—single-sided
18 cpm—duplex
First copy time
5.4 seconds or less 
Copy resolution
600 x 600 dpi—platen glass (copying and scanning)
300 x 600 dpi—ARDF (scanning only)
Greyscale
Scanning—256 levels, marking—binary
Zoom range
25%–400% in 1% steps
Enlargement ratios
141%, 200%
Reduction ratios
93%, 71%, 50%
Paper selection
Manual
Duplex copy
Supported
Book copy
Not supported
ID card copy
Not supported
Print speed black and white
30 ppm
First print time
5.4 seconds or less
Printing process
Electrophotographic printing with laser beam scanning
Print resolution

600 x 600 dpi

Printer drivers

PCL 5e, PCL 6, PostScript 3, XPS

Universal printing supported with PCL 6 and Postscript 3 drivers

Note: The XPS driver can be downloaded from the Ricoh website.

Duplex printing
Standard
Mobile printing
Yes
Print from USB/SD
Supported
Scan speed
A4 LEF, 200 x 200 dpi
30 ipm—black and white, colour

A4 LEF, 300 x 300 dpi
30 ipm—black and white
20 ipm—colour
Scan methods
Scan to USB/SD, Scan to email, Scan to folders (SMB, FTP, NCP), 
Scan to URL—only available with optional HDD

Note: NCP is available only with NetWare option.
Scan resolution
100 x 100 dpi, 200 x 200 dpi, 300 x 300 dpi, 400 x 400 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi; default 200 x 200 dpi
Greyscale
Supported
Scan to email

Protocols
SMTP, POP3

Authentication
SMTP authentication, POP before SMTP

Scan resolution
100 x 100 dpi, 200 x 200 dpi, 300 x 300 dpi, 400 x 400 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi; default 200 x 200 dpi

File types
Single- and multi-page TIFF, PDF, PDF/A, high compression PDF
Single-page JPEG

Scan to email—other features

Maximum email addresses stored 
1,000 email addresses—without HDD
2,000 email addresses—with HDD

Register group addresses—with or without HDD
100 groups, 100 addresses per group address

Maintain email addresses 
Via operation panel, Web Image Monitor, SmartDeviceMonitor for Admin

Search method
By name and email address

LDAP search
Supported

Maximum number of email addresses per send  
Via operation panel 
50—standard
100—with optional HDD

Via address book 
100—standard
500—with optional HDD

Scan to email size
Restricted 
128–102,400 KB; default 2,048 KB

Unrestricted 
Depends on available memory, no limit set

Attention
To, Cc, Bcc

Input file name
Supported

Input subject 
Via operation panel 
Maximum 128 characters

Pre-registered list 
Not supported 

Main body text 
Via operation panel 
5 lines, maximum 80 characters per line—with optional HDD 

Pre-registered list 
Supported—with optional HDD

Preset
Supported—with optional HDD 

Input file name 
Supported

Program user settings
Supported

Note: Destinations cannot be programmed—only scanning can be programmed.

Divide and send
Divide by page or by size; default divide by size

Resend
Supported—with optional HDD

Scan to folder

Protocols
SMB, FTP, NCP

Note: NCP is available only with NetWare option

Security
Client folder logon, transmission encryption of logon name and password

Scan resolution
100 x 100 dpi, 200 x 200 dpi, 300 x 300 dpi, 400 x 400 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi; default 200 x 200 dpi

Search client folder
SMB—browsing directly to the designated folder
FTP—by folder name
NCP—browsing

Scan to file types
Single- and multi-page TIFF, PDF, PDF/A, high compression PDF
Single-page JPEG

Scan to folder—other features

Client folder addresses
Register folder addresses
2,000—with optional HDD
1,000—without HDD

Maintain folder addresses 
Via operation panel, Web Image Monitor, SmartDeviceMonitor for Admin 

Destination folder address input via operation panel
SMB—network path->client folder->password
FTP—server->network path->user account->password
NCP—network path->user account->password->connection

Maximum client folders/PCs per send
50

Destination combination
Not supported

Input file name 
Supported—maximum 128 characters

Group addresses
132 destinations from a maximum of 50 folders

Maximum file size
140 MB 
2,000 MB—with optional HDD 

File size when combined with Scan to email
Default 2,048 kB
Restricted 128–102,400 KB—restricted by Scan to email file size

Program user settings
Supported

Note: Destinations cannot be programmed—only scanning can be programmed.

Divide and send
Not supported

Resend
Supported—only with optional HDD

TWAIN scanning

Scan mode
Standard, Photo, OCR, Filing

Scan resolution—1 bit
Book—black and white
100 x 100 dpi, 200 x 200 dpi, 300 x 300 dpi, 400 x 400 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi

Book—colour
100 x 100 dpi, 200 x 200 dpi, 300 x 300 dpi, 400 x 400 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi 1,200 x 1,200 dpi—with A6 or smaller

ARDF—black and white, and colour
100 x 100 dpi, 200 x 200 dpi, 300 x 300 dpi, 400 x 400 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi

TWAIN scanning—other features

Scan speed—A4 LEF, 200 x 200 dpi
30 ipm—black and white, and colour 

Scan speed—A4 LEF, 300 x 300 dpi
30 ipm—black and white
20 ipm—colour

Image adjustment
Brightness, Contrast, Threshold, Gamma Adjustment, Half-tone Pattern

Supported operating systems
32-bit, 64-bit
Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows 7

64-bit
Windows Server 2008 R2

Note: Operates in 32-bit compatibility mode on 64-bit operating systems.

Stamp originals
Not supported

Endorse
Not supported

Fax types
G3 fax, Internet fax (T.37), IP fax (T.38), LAN-Fax, Direct SMTP fax
Fax circuit
PSTN, PBX
Fax compatibilty
G3 (max 1 G3 line)
Fax scanning speed
A4 SEF
22 ppm—100 x 200 dpi, 200 x 200 dpi
Fax modem speed
2,400 bps–33.6 Kbps—G3, standard with automatic shift down
Fax compression methods
MH, MR, MMR, JBIG, JBIG2
Fax resolution
Standard 
100 x 200 dpi—8 x 15.4 lines/mm
200 x 200 dpi—8 x 15.4 lines/mm

Send only 
8 x 15.4 lines/mm
G3 fax transmission speed
100 x 200 dpi
2 seconds approximately—JBIG, ITU‑T No. 1 chart, TTI off, memory transmission
Page memory size
4 MB—page memory is not available
Fax SAF memory capacity
4 MB, approximatedly 320 sheets—ITU-T No. 1 chart
Quick dials
Supported
Data Overwrite Security System (DOSS) - Standard
Yes—with optional HDD
Data Overwrite Security System (DOSS) - Optional
Type I—available for customers who require their devices to comply with ISO 15408 Common Criteria certification
Encryption
Address book, authentication password, and Locked print password encryption
Encryption of data sent via Scan to email and Fax forwarding (S/MIME)—with optional HDD
AES 256-bit, PDF, Secure print, and SHA-2 encryption
HDD encryption—with optional HDD 
Authentication
802.1x wired authentication
Quota setting—with optional HDD
User authentication—Windows and LDAP via Kerberos, basic, user code
IPv6 
Network user authentication
Windows
Windows XP
Windows Server 2003
Windows Server 2008 
Windows Server 2008 R2 
Windows Vista 
Windows 7

1—Adobe PostScript 3 is not available for Windows 2003 and XP. Only the Microsoft PostScript 3 driver is available for these operating systems
Macintosh

OS X Native v10.2 or later—PostScript 3 only

Note: Printer utility for MAC is not supported.

Unix
Sun Solaris—2.6/7/8/9/10
HP-UX—10.x, 11.x, 11iv2, 11iv3
Red Hat Linux—Enterprise, 4.x, 5.x, 6.x
SCO OpenServer—5.0.6, 5.0.7, 6.0
IBM AIX—5L Version 5.3, 6.1, 7.1
SAP
Environment—SAP R/3 3.x or later, mySAP ERP2004 or later
Driver—PCL 5e
Character set—Latin 1 (Western European), Latin 2 (Eastern European), 
Supported features—Input-output bin, duplex, stapling, punching, resolution, collation, econoMode, tonersaving, smoothing, page protect, auto tray change, opt tray select 
Barcode fonts—Code 128, Code 39, Code 93, Codabar, 
2 of 5 interleaved/Industrial/Matrix, MSI, USPS, UPC/EAN
OCR fonts—OCR A, OCR B
Other supported environments

Novell
Netware—version 3.12, 3.2, 4.1, 4.11, 5.0, 5.1 6.0, 6.5
Client OS—Windows XP Professional, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008

Note: SD card for NetWare option is required for NDPS Gateway.

Standard
Web Image Monitor
SmartDeviceMonitor for Admin
Optional
@Remote Office
GlobalScan NX
Java SDK1—version 10.02.00

1—Java SDK version 10.02.00 supports languages; Japanese, English (UK), English (USA), French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Norwegian, Danish, Swedish, Polish, Portuguese, Catalan, Turkish, Brazilian, Hungarian, Czech, Finnish, Russian, Korean, Simplified Chinese, and Traditional Chinese
Power source
220–240 V, 50–60 Hz
Power consumption
1,100 W or less—full configuration (maximum)
450 W or less—operating power
83.5 W or less—ready mode
3.1 W—Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode)
Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC)
1,535 Wh
Warm-up time
23 seconds or less
Power saving mode
1 minute or less shift time—Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode) 
Recovery time
10 seconds or less—Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode)
Energy saving standards
Energy Star Tier 2
Green labels
Blue Angel Mark (BAM)
Identification of plastic components
All plastic components that weigh more than 25 g are identified in accordance with ISO 11469 standards.