The Sharp MX5050N Essentials Series colour workgroup document system offer stunning colour output with exceptional ease of use. These new models are 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 Essentials Series focuses on value as well as 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.

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 32 bit for Windows 10, 8, 7, 2012, 2008, 2003, PCL and PS for the MX3050N series,MX5070 series,MX7580 series. M
  • Black and White ONLY driver 64 bit for Windows 10, 8, 7, 2012, 2008, 2003, PCL and PS for the MX3050N series,MX5070 series,MX7580 series.
  • Macintosh 10.4 to 10.13 printer driver for the series MX3050 and the MX3550. The Postscript must be installed to be able to print to these models. Use the 10.12 folder in the package to install on the 10.13
  • Sharpdesk 5.0 software. A Product Key is required during installing this software. Please see the instruction guides to acquire the Product Key and install this software.
  • Twain driver that has a faster scanning speed. It is designed for the Windows 10, 2012, 2008, 8, 8.1, 7 , Vista 32 and 64 bit.
  • Windows 10, 8, 7, 2012, 2012 r2, 2008, 32 bit PCL,PPD and PS print drivers for the MX3050N to MX4070N, MX5070, MX6070, MXM905, MXM1055, MXM1205, MX6580, MX7580.
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