Wednesday, 30 November 2022

Medium Business 31 - 50 cpm

31 ppm Copier / Printer / Scanner

Full-Function Efficiency and Ease of Use from an All-Around Player



Balancing Document Demands and Ease of Use—Efficiency in Action

Sharp’s MX-M316NV delivers the ideal balance of high performance and exceptional ease of use.
Four-in-one function and an array of user-friendly features make this B/W MFD a practical and productive addition to small or medium-size offices, where it can boost efficiency as the central document solution, and to larger workplaces, where it can quickly handle the diverse document demands of small workgroups.


  • Super efficient output 
  • Standard - equipped RSPF and Duplex Module 
  • Handy USB ports 
  • Inner Finisher and Job Separator Options 
  • Large Paper Capacity 

Superb Image Quality

  • High Resolution Output 
  • PCL 6 and PostScript® 3™
  • Enhanced Scanning 

Ease of Use

  • User-Friendly Control Panel
  • Easy-Grip Handles

Other Key Features

  • Information Sharing
  • Expandability 
  • Multi layered Security 
  • Environmentally Friendly





Engine speed

Max. 31 cpm/ppm (A4*1, long-edge feeding)

Paper size

Max. A3 wide, min. A6R*2

Paper capacity

Standard: 1,100 sheets

(80 g/m2)

(500-sheet tray x 2 and 100-sheet multi-bypass tray)


Maximum: 2,100 sheets
(1,100 sheets & optional 500-sheet tray x 2)

Paper weight

Tray: 55 g/m2 to 105 g/m2


Multi-bypass tray: 55 g/m2 to 200 g/m2

Warm-up time*3

20 sec.


Standard: 2GB (copy/print shared)


Option: 250GB HDD*4

Power requirements

230 - 240V AC, 50/60 Hz

Power consumption (max.)

1.45 kW

Dimensions (W x D x H)

620 x 617 x 830 mm


Approx. 51kg



Original paper size

Max. A3

First copy time*5

4.3 sec.

Continuous copy

Max. 999 copies


Scan (colour): 600 x 600 dpi


Scan (B/W): 600 x 600 dpi, 600 x 400 dpi, 600 x 300 dpi*6


Print: 600 x 600 dpi


Equivalent to 256 levels

Zoom range

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

Preset copy ratios

10 ratios (5R/5E)



Scan method

Push scan (via control panel), pull scan (TWAIN-compliant application) *7

Scan speed*8

Max. 31 originals/min.


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*9 (colour only), XPS ,PDF/A

Scanner utility


Scan destinations

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

(optional MX-HD14 required)


Document filing capacity*10

Main and custom folders: 20,000 pages or 3,000 files


Quick file folder: 10,000 pages*9 or 1,000 files

Stored jobs*11

Copy, print, scan, fax transmission

Storage folders

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

Confidential storage

Password protection (for main and custom folders)




1,200 x 600 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi


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



Supported OS*12

Windows Server® 2003, Windows Server® 2003 R2, Windows Server® 2008, Windows Server® 2008 R2, Windows Server® 2012, Windows Server® 2012 R2, Windows Vista®, Windows® 7, Windows® 8, Windows® 8.1


Mac OS X 10.4, 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9, 10.10

Network protocols*12

TCP/IP (lPv4, IPv6), IPX/SPX (NetWare), EtherTalk (AppleTalk)

Printing protocols*13

LPR, Raw TCP (port 9100), POP3 (e-mail printing), HTTP, FTP for downloading print files, EtherTalk printing, IPP

PDL (emulation)

Standard: PCL 6 emulation*14


Option*14: PS3 emulation

Available fonts

80 fonts for PCL, 136 fonts for PS3 emulation

(optional MX-FX11 required)


Compression method


Communication protocol

Super G3/G3

Transmission time

Less than 3 seconds*15

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


512MB, max. 1GB*7

Grey scale levels

Equivalent to 256 levels

*  1 : A: Long-edge feeding.

*  2 : Short-edge feeding only.

*  3 : At rated voltage, 23°C. May vary depending on operating conditions and

*  4 : HDD capacity depends on procurement and sourcing status

*  5 : Long-edge feeding of A4 sheets from 1st paper tray, using document
       glass, MFD in fully ready condition. May vary depending on operating
       conditions and environment.

*  6 : Not available when using RSPF

*  7 : Requires optional MX-HD14.

*  8 : Based on Sharp’s A4 standard chart, using document feeder, long-edge
        feeding, and one-sided scanning. Using factory default settings with Auto
        Colour Selection off. Scan speed will vary depending on the type of
        document and the scan settings.

*  9 : Colour only.

*10 : Storage capacity will vary depending on the type of document and the
         scan settings.

*11 : Some features require option(s).

*12: Optional MX-PK11 required for Mac OS and EtherTalk.

*13: IPv6 is supported only by LPR printing protocol.

*14: PS requires optional MX-PK11.

*15: 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

  • 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 deatils.

  • All information and technical details are correct as at machine release date.

  • Windows, Windows Server, Windows Vista, and Excel are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. Adobe and PostScript 3 are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the US and/or other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the US and other countries. IOS is a trademark or registered trademark of Cisco Systems, Inc. in the US and other countries and is used under license by Apple Inc. Android and Google Play are trademarks of Google Inc. 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, Europe, Australia, New Zealand,Japan, Canada 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 12 months
POS Terminals 12 months
AL Copier 12 months
Calculator 12 months
LCD Monitor 12 months

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