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Light Production A3 Colour MFP - MX7081

The Sharp MX7081 and MX8081 color document systems are built using the latest technology available to deliver the performance, features and reliability needed in today’s busy workplace environments. Built for high-volume environments, central reprographics departments and copy rooms, these new document systems are complemented by the robust paper handling and productive output capabilities once found only in commercial print facilities. These new models also offer leading-edge security features to help businesses protect their data and personal information.  

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10.1" Colour Touch-Screen

This high resolution 10.1” (measured diagonally) MFP Touch-Screen allows easy menu navigation and is fully customisable to enhance the user experience.
Sharp OSA 5.5

Sharp OSA 5.5

Cloud-enabled Sharp OSA®Platform integrates with network applications and cloud services easily by extending beyond the firewall.
Proven Security

Proven Security

Sharp offers a multi-layered security approach to help protect intellectual property and employees' privacy.
Output Finisher Options

Output Finisher Options

The MX7081 offers plenty of finishing options to suit a variety of workplaces and applications.

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Link to Public Cloud and Mobile Printing Services

This MFD enable single sign-on for easy access to public cloud services such as Google Drive™, OneDrive® for Business, and SharePoint® Online. They also support various mobile printing services such as the Android™ printing framework, Google Cloud Print™, and AirPrint.

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Microsoft® Office Direct Printing*

Print common Microsoft® Office files without using a PC. With a MX-3050N, you can print a Word, Excel®, or PowerPoint® file directly from a mobile device, cloud service, USB drive, or file server.

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Easy User Interface

The intuitive Easy UI mode makes it easy for anyone to use the MFD’s advanced functions. In this mode, simple function icons are displayed on the 10.1-inch colour LCD touchscreen. Each user can customise the home screen by drag-and-dropping icons for commonly used functions, making for smoother, more efficient operation.

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Fast Wake Up from Sleep Mode

The MFD recovers quickly from energy-saving Sleep mode. Placing a document in the RSPF or touching the LCD control panel wakes the MFD up in just one second*. This helps to minimise waiting time and get your jobs done faster. * When in Fast Wake Up mode.

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Secure Access Control

The MX-7580N supports the Active Directory® service, which lets you use the machine’s log-on credentials for internal network folders. System administrators can easily keep track of user credentials, which makes for an efficient and highly secure operational environment. And with single sign-on, you can access internal network folders by simply logging into the MFD, there’s no need to re-enter your IDs and passwords.

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Integrated Device Management

As a system administrator, you can get the most out of a Sharp document system by using Sharp’s efficiency-boosting device management tools. From a single location, you can use Sharp Remote Device Manager* (SRDM) to manage multiple Sharp MFDs. This includes everything from system setup, user access, and security settings, to troubleshooting and maintenance. It’s quick. It’s effective. And it takes the hassle out of MFD management.

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10.1-Inch Colour LCD Touchscreen

A user-friendly touchscreen interface incorporating a new Easy UI mode makes it easy and intuitive to operate the MFD. The Advanced Preview function, meanwhile, lets you check document finishes and page layout in advance, edit pages easily, and preview documents in various models.

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New Printer Driver with Easy Setup

The printer driver setup window features an improved design that includes larger buttons and drop-down menus, making it easier than ever to use printer functions.

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Easy Printing/Scanning with USB Drives

Insert a USB drive into the MFD and a print/scan command screen will automatically pop up on the LCD. Right away you can print files from the USB drive—which are displayed as thumbnails—or you can scan documents directly to the USB drive.

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LED Status Lamps

Next to the control panel are two LED lamps: one red, one green. These light up to notify you even from a distance of the status of the machine.

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Free-Tilting Control Panel

The control panel can be tilted freely at various angles for easy viewing and easy operation, even from a wheelchair. Having the control panel at the perfect viewing angle means you can reduce eye strain and avoid making input errors.

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Lock-on Handles

The paper drawers on this MFD feature easy-grip, lock-on handles. As well as enabling easy opening and closing, they ensure that the paper drawers close properly.

Remote Operation*


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Sharp's Multi Function Copiers and Printers

Learn about Sharp‘s outstanding MFD and Printer features designed to help increase productivity, cost efficiency, and security.

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Saddle Stitch Finisher
Hole Punch Module
Enterprise Printer Range
Airprint Support
Dimension (WDH)
845 x 844 x 1,249 mm
Std. (60 - 300 g/m2)
Google Cloud Print
HDD Capacity
Maximum Paper Capacity
8,500 (5,000-sheet + 1,200-sheet + 800-sheet + 2x500-sheet + 500-sheet)
6 GB (STD & Max)
Original Paper Size
Max. A3
Output Capacity
Optional MXTU14 250-sheet centre tray or Finisher is required, additional MXTR14 100-sheet right tray
Paper Weight
Tray 1 & 2: 60-105 g/m2, Tray 3 & 4: 60-220g/m2, Bypass: 55-300g/m2 (except MXMF11 LCT Bypass Tray)
Print Speed
71 plus ppm
Printed Paper Size
Tray: A3W - A5R, Bypass: 13 x 19.2 - A5R
Resolution (Equivalent)
9,600 (equivalent) x 600 dpi (Colour Copy), 1200x1200 dpi (B/W Copy), 1200 x 1200 dpi ( Printer )
Sharp OSA
Standard Paper Capacity
3,100 (1,200-sheet + 800-sheet + 2x500-sheet + 100-sheet multi bypass)
User Interface
10.1 Inch colour touch screen
Warm-up Time
55 secs
209 KG
Inner Finisher
Small Office Desktop Printer Range
Medium and Large Multifunction Printer Range
Label/Packaging Printer Range
Colour Option
Media Detection
Media Format
Media Type
Media Width
Copier Specification
Continuous Copy
Max 9,999
Copy Speed
75 ppm (A4), 34 ppm (A3)
E-Sort / SOPM
First Copy Time (OC)
Colour: 5.6 sec, B/W: 4.0 sec
Scan Resolution
Push scan: 100, 150, 200, 300, 400, 600 dpi Pull scan: 75, 100, 150, 200, 300, 400, 600 dpi 50 to 9,600 dpi via user setting
Zoom Range
25 - 400% (DSPF 25 - 200%) in 1% increments
Document Feeder
Document Feeder
First Copy Time (DF)
Colour: 9.2 sec, B/W: 6.5 sec (Document feeder)
Original Capacity
Max 150 sheets (80 g/m2)
Scan Speed (Copy/Scan)
B/W & Colour 120 opm (1-sided), B/W & Colour 240 opm (2-sided).
Document Filing
Preview Thumbnails
Supported (includes Advanced Edit Mode)
Quick/Main Folder
Quick Folder: Max 10,000 pages, Main/Custom Folder: Max 35,000 pages or 5,000 files
Noise (Measured)
Standby: 34.0dB, Operating 60.3dB ( Measurement with MXFN21/RB15/RB12)
Power Consumption
Max. 3.84 kW
TEC Value (Measured)
7.8 kWh
Communication Protocol
Super G3
Inbound Routing
Yes (TIFF, XPS & PDF Format)
Opt : MXFX15
PC Fax
Yes (For Windows only)
Transmission Speed
2 sec.range (Super G3/JBIG), 6 sec.range (G3/ECM)
Dial Registration
Network Scanner
E-mail, FTP, Shared folder (SMB),, USB, Local Drive, Fax (opt.), i-Fax (opt.)
Mono: TIFF, XPS, PDF, PDF/A, Encrypted PDF, Searchable PDF, Office Format (docx, xlsx, pptx), TXT, RTF & UTF-8. Colour: TIFF, JPEG, XPS, PDF, PDF/A, Encrypted PDF, Searchable PDF, Compact PDF, Office Format (docx, xlsx, pptx), TXT, RTF & UTF-8.
Push scan: 100, 150, 200, 300, 400, 600 dpi
User Registration
Max 2,000 registrations (Max. 500 addresses for one Group Key)
Printer Specification
Bundled Utility Software
USB 2.0, 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T
PDL (Emulation)
STD: PCL6 emulation, Adobe® PostScript® 3™
Print Speed (Max)
75 ppm (A4), 34 ppm (A3)
Supported OS:
Windows® 8.1*, Windows® 10*, Windows® Server 2012 / 2012R2 / 2016 / 2019 (*32/64bit). Mac OS 10.9, 10.10, 10.11, 10.12, 10.13, 10.14 & 10.15, 11

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.

Warranty Period

  • Copier / Printer 6 months
  • Electronic Cash Registers 12 months
  • Information Display Panel 36 months
  • Calculator 12 months

Important Notice: This warranty applies to products sold in New Zealand.