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  • Print, Copy, Scan, Fax, File
  • Pages per minute: 23 B/W 23 Colour
  • Paper capacity: Std 1100 Max 5600 sheets
  • High-quality imaging with new oil-less toner
  • Large, easy-to-use touch-screen LCD control panel and customisable settings
  • Industry-leading security solutions for ultimate data/document protection
  • Sharp Open Systems Architecture OSA™ lets third party developers to create custom applications that link the MFP to software programmes on a server or PC


Sharp's new multifunctional printer MX-2300N offers everything you need in one - black & white and colour. There is no need to compromise on speed either, as this machine produces excellent quality images with professional finishing at printing speeds of 23 pages per minute, not only for black & white documents but for full-colour documents too. With integrated document management on both your PC and the MX-2300N's built-in hard disk your office can communicate clearly, share information effectively, and scan and send data electronically.


Engine speed Colour ppm (A4)23
Engine speed B/W ppm (A4)23
Engine speed Colour ppm (A3)12
Engine speed B/W ppm (A3)12
Paper size: Min.-Max.A3W-A5R
Paper weight (g/m2)55 - 209
Paper capacity:Std (sheets)1100
Paper capacity: Max. (sheets)5600
Warm Up Time (sec.)80
Memory general min/max (MB)768
Memory printer min/max (MB)640
Harddisk capacity (GB)40
Power requirements - rated local AC voltage (Hz)200-240V, 50/60Hz
Power consumption (kW)1,84
Dimensions (mm)620 x 670 x 950
Weight (Kg)112


Original paper size (Max.)A3
First copy out time Colour (sec.)8,9
First copy out time B/W (sec.)6,3
E-sort Stdyes
Continuous copy (Max. copies)999
Resolution Scan B/W (dpi)600 x 300
Resolution Scan Colour (dpi)600 x 600
Resolution Print (dpi)600 x 600
Gradation (equivalent levels) - B/W2
Gradation (equivalent levels) - Colour256
Zoom range (%)25 - 400
Preset copy ratios10

Document Feeder

Original capacity (sheets)100


Network Scanner (Standard / Option)STD
Scan method Push scan and Pull scanyes
Resolution push scan (dpi)100, 200, 300, 400, 600
Resolution pull scan (dpi)75, 100, 150, 200, 300, 400, 600, 50 to 9600
File formatsTIFF, PDF, encrypted PDF, JPEG (colour only)
Scanner utilitiesNetwork Scan Tool, Sharpdesk, Sharp Twain
Scan destinations Desktopyes
Scan destination FTP, Emailyes
Scan destination Network folderyes
Scan destination USB memoryyes

Document filing

Document filing (Standard / Option)STD
Document filing capacity- main and custom folders (pages)1400
Document filing capacity- quick file folder (pages)1400
Stored jobsCopy, print, scan, fax transmission
Storage foldersQuick file folders, main folder, custom folder (max. 500)
Confidential storageyes


Resolution (dpi)600 x 600
Enhanced resolution (dpi)600 x 1200
Network Printer (Standard / Option)STD
Interface Std/OptSTD USB 2.0, 10Base-T/100Base-TX
Supported OS StandardWindows 98/Me/NT4.0 SP5 or later/2000/Server 2003/XP/Vista
Supported OS OptionsMac OS 9.0-9.2.2/Mac OS X 10.1.5/10.2.8/10.3.3-10.3.9/10.4 -10.4.10/10.5-10.5.1
Network protocolsTCP/IP, IPX/SPX (NetWare), NetBEUI, EtherTalk (AppleTalk)
Printing protocolsLPR, 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 Std/OptSTD PCL6/5c, OPT PS3 emulation
Available fonts80 (PCL), 136 (PS3)


Fax (Standard / Option)OPT
Compression methodMH/MR/MMR/JBIG
Communication protocolSuper G3
Transmission time (sec)3
Modem Speed (bps)33.600 - 2.400
Transmission resolution203,2 x 97,8 / 406,4 x 391
Document Size (Min)A5
Document Size (Max)A3
Memory (MB)8
Grey Scale levels256
Dial Registration; rapid/speed dial999
Broadcast Transmission (max. destinations)500


Output Capacity Max.500 - 1000
Staple Capacity (sheets) Max.30 - 50
Saddle StitchOPT
Off-set shiftingOPT
Hole punchOPT