The Sharp MX3050N and MX3550N Essentials Series colour workgroup document system offers stunning colour output with exceptional ease of use. This new model is designed to provide customers with a seamless, intuitive experience, and the confidence in knowing their jobs will come out right the first time, every time. The new colour Advanced Series focuses on user operability and draws inspiration from the latest networking and imaging technologies available today, all to create a document system that delivers the productivity you need, with the reliable performance you want.

The Essentials Series MX3050N and MX3550N offer customers powerful multitasking features enabling them to quickly execute the ever-changing workflow tasks of today’s busy office environments. And with Sharp’s industry-leading security features, you can rest assured that your intellectual property is protected from the first day of operation to the time of trade-in.

Innovative Features

• Network-ready PCL® 6 and available true Adobe® PostScript® 3™ printing systems combined with available DirectOffice™ technology lets you direct print PDFs, select Microsoft Office formats, and more!
• Available wireless networking feature can connect directly to your network or to mobile devices for convenient printing and scanning with the Sharpdesk® Mobile app.
• Large 10.1" (diagonally measured) customizable touchscreen display with a clean design enables easy access to features and functions when setting up jobs.
• Easily access popular cloud applications, including Microsoft® OneDrive™ for Business, SharePoint® Online, and Google Drive™ with Sharp’s available Cloud Connect features.
• Standard 100-sheet reversing single-pass document feeder scans documents at speeds up to 80 images per minute (ipm).
• Sharp’s Colour Consistency System with next generation image process control delivers high- quality colour output and maintains optimum colour balance and toner density page-after-page.
• Available Compact PDF feature dramatically reduces the file size of scanned colour documents, resulting in decreased network traffic and more efficient use of disk and cloud storage.
• Flexible paper handling system supports media up to 110 lb. cover (300 gsm) and up to 12" x 18" through the paper trays, allowing you to print on a wide variety of media.
• 600 x 600 dpi printing provides clear, crisp images and enhanced clarity for fine details such as small text and graphics.

Simple and Intuitive Operation

• From the most basic of copy functions, to the most complex scan jobs, the colour Essentials Series will perform them with ease and efficiency
• Use one of the Easy Modes for fast, simple operation, with basic functions displayed in large, clearly-labeled tiles and keys
• And for more advanced features, just touch the “Details” button – it’s that easy.

Support & Downloads


  • Black and White ONLY driver 64 bit for Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, 2012, 2008, 2003, PCL and PS for the MX3050N, MX3070N, MX3550N, MX3570N and the MX4070N,
  • Linux PS driver for the MX3070, MX3550, MX3570, MX4070, , MX4570, MX4570.The Postscript must be installed to be able to print to these models. Linux
  • Macintosh 10.4 to 10.11 printer driver for the series MX3050 and the MX3550. The Postscript must be installed to be able to print to these models.
  • PCL 32 and 64 bit Universal Driver that permits one type of driver package to be used for all Sharp models. This type of driver should only be used for big companies that have large fleet of copiers.
  • Sharpdesk 3.5 UPGRADE software 32 and 64 bit multilingual software for the Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, workstation Operating system. With Printer Controller Hardware on the copier. The Sharpdesk 3.3 with its Licence MUST be installed first before installing the version 3.5.
  • Sharpdesk software 3.5. A Product Key is required during installing this software. Please see the instruction guides to acquire the Product Key and install this software.
  • Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, 2012, 2008, 2003, XP 32 and 64 bit Twain K English scanner driver for the MXM264, MX2300 to the MX7001 series, the MXM283 to the MXM753 series. Also includes the new series MX3050 to the MX6070.
  • Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, 2012, 2008, 2003, XP and 2000 32 and 64 bit PcFax drivers for the MX3050 series, MX2610, MX4111, MX2640, MX2615, MX4141, MX6240, MXM565, MXM905 and the MXM904 series
  • Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, 2012, 2008, 32 bit PCL,PPD and PS print drivers for the MX3050N, MX3070N, MX3550N, MX3570N, MX4070N, MX5070, MX6070, MXM905, MXM1055, MXM1205, MX6580, MX7580.
  • Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, 2012, 2008, 64 bit PCL,PPD and PS print drivers for the MX3050N, MX3070N, MX3550N, MX3570N, MX4070N, MX5070, MX6070, MXM905, MXM1055, MXM1205, MX6580, MX7580.
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