Sharp MX-C357F Color MFP Printer


Mx C357F

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  • 35 ppm B&W and Color networked digital MFP
  • Out-of-the-box copy, print, scan and fax capability
  • 50-sheet reversing single pass document feeder
  • 4.3-inch touchscreen display with easy-to-view tiles
  • PCL 6 and PostScript 3 printing systems
  • 1,200 x 1,200 dpi print resolution
  • Convenient front facing USB port
  • Leading-edge security keeps your information safe
  • Scan and print files easily from mobile devices
  • Standard direct printing of Microsoft Office file formats


The MX-C357F desktop color document system delivers crisp, high-quality output with exceptional ease of use. This model provides customers with an intuitive user experience and the confidence of knowing their jobs will come out right the first time, every time. Designed with robust technology and features typically found on larger machines, the compact MX-C357F delivers the productivity you need with the performance and reliability you want in your workplace or home office.

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Main Specifications
MX-C357F Base model includes 50-sheet RSPF, PCL 6 and PostScript 3 printing systems, network scanning, auto duplexing, 1 x 250-sheet paper drawer, 1-sheet bypass tray. Imaging kits and starter tone included.

Type Desktop color multifunction printer

4.3" (diagonal) color dot matrix high-resolution touchscreen

Copy, print, network print, network scan and fax

Originals Sheets and bound documents
Max. Original Size 8 " x 14"

Output Size
Min. 5 " x 8 ", Max. 8 " x 14"

Copy Speed
35 ppm (8 1/2" x 11")
First Copy Time Platen Glass: Mono 8.5, Color 10 (in seconds) 2 Doc Feeder: Mono 9, Color 9.5

25% to 400% in 1% increments
Original Feed 50-sheet RSPF

Scan Speed
Up to 50 ipm (Mono)/32 ipm (Color)

Original Sizes
5 " x 8 ", 8 " x 11", 8 " x 14", 2" x 3 " business card

Paper Capacity
Standard: 251 sheets/Maximum: 1,451 sheets

Paper Feed System
Standard: (1) 250-sheet paper drawers (letter/legal/statement size/ envelopes/labels). labels) and 1-sheet bypass tray (letter/legal/statement/envelope size). Optional: (1) 650-sheet duo drawer (550-sheet + 100-sheet bypass), (1) 550-sheet paper drawer (letter/legal/statement size/labels)

Paper Weights and Types
Standard and optional paper drawers: Plain paper 16-24 lb. bond, Heavy paper 28 lb. bond - 80 lb. cover. Other paper types include plain, recycled, pre-punched, letterhead, preprinted, color, gloss, cardstock, 16-28 lb. envelopes (only duo drawer) and 58 lb. bond labels. Bypass tray: 16-20 lb. bond (thin paper), 20-24 lb. bond (plain paper), 24lb. bond-65 lb. cover (heavy paper), 20-24 lb. bond, cardstock and envelopes.

Standard automatic duplex copying and printing

1 GHz multi-processor design

RJ-45 Ethernet (10/100/1000 Base-T), USB 2.0: 2 host, high speed ports, (front), wireless LAN optional (IEEE 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n)

Memory Standard
2 GB/Maximum: 6 GB
Hard Disk Drive Optional 500 GB

Copy Resolution
Up to 600 x 600 dpi

Copy Features
Scan-once print many, electronic sorting, Auto Paper Selection (APS), Auto Magnification (AMS), darkness, save as shortcut, auto center, background removal, contrast, mirror image, negative image, scan edge-to-edge, shadow detail, sharpness, color dropout, job build (with HDD), cover page setup, edge erase, header/footer, margin shift, overlay, separator sheets.

Account Control
Supports user authentication via user-number

Output Tray Capacity
Center Exit Tray (Main): 300 sheets plain paper/ 50 envelopes

Cloud Supported Services
Google Drive, OneDrive for Business, SharePoint Online, Dropbox and Box.

Network Protocols
TCP/IP (IPv4, IPv6, TCP X, UDP X, IPSEC w/ IPv4 X, IPSEC w/IPv6 X, ICMP X, IGMP X, 802.1x)

Network and Data Security
Includes IP address filtering, protocol filtering, port control, TLS Encryption, Kerberos, AES 256 bit data encryption, optional data overwrite (up to 3 times)

Firmware Management
Flash ROM with local (USB), network update capability and firmware update 1 to N

Device Setup
Web-based management/cloning with user/administrator level login

Remote Front Panel, remote access to service logs and click counts

Accessibility Features
Free stop tilting front panel, adjustment of key touch sound and speed, document feeder free stop, job programs, and disable screen timeout

Environmental Standards
International ENERGY STAR Program Ver. 3.0, European RoHS, Blue Angel (RAL-UZ205)

110-127V AC, 60 HZ, 12 A receptacle

Power Consumption
1.44 KWh

60 lbs.

17.4" (w) x 23.1" (d) x 18.2" (h)

Network Printing System
Standard PCL 6 and PostScript 3 compatible

1,200 x 1,200 dpi

Print Speed
35 ppm (8 1/2" x 11")

Print Drivers Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2019, Windows PPD, MAC OSX (including 10.10 to 10.15), all MAC PPD, UNIX , Linux PPD

Mobile Printing
AirPrint, Android printing framework

Print Features
Auto configuration, bar code font printing, confidential print, custom image registration, different cover page/last page/other page, document filing, duplex printing, electronic sorting, form overlay, image rotation, image type, job retention, layout print, N-up printing, pamphlet style, proof print, stapling, toner save mode, tray status, user authentication, watermarks, zoom print.

Direct Printing
File Types: BMP, DCX, DOC/DOCX, GIF, JPEG, PCX, PDF, PNG, PPT/PPTX, TIFF, XLS/XLSX, XPS. Methods: FTP, SMB, Web page and USB memory

Resident Fonts
89 fonts (PCL), 158 fonts (PS

Operating Systems
Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, and Environments Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2010, Windows Server 2012, Citrix , Linux, UNIX

Printing Protocols
LPR, IPP, IPPS, PAP, Raw TCP (port 9100), FTP, POP3, HTTP, LPD and LPR for Unix

Network Scanning System

Scan Modes
Standard: color, monochrome and grayscale

Max. Original Size
8 " x 14"

Optical Resolution
600 dpi

Output Modes
600 dpi, 400 dpi, 300 dpi, 200 dpi, 150 dpi, 75 dpi

Image Compression
Color Scanning: Uncompressed, G3 (MH), G4 (MR/MMR) Color/Grayscale: JPEG (high, middle, low)

Image Formats
JPEG, PDF, PDF/A-1a/1b, compact PDF, searchable PDF, encrypted PDF, TIFF, XPS

Scan Destinations
Email, Desktop, FTP, Folder (SMB), USB, Super G3 fax

Scanning Protocols

Optional third party applications

Super G3 Facsimile Function

Communication Line
Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) or Analog PABX (RJ-11)

Transmission Mode
Super G3, G3

Modem Speed
Maximum 33.6 KBPS with auto fallback


Scanning Method
Sheet fed or manual feed from platen glass

Transmit Resolution
600 x 600 dpi (ultra-fine), 300 x 300 dpi (super-fine),
200 x 200 dpi (fine), 200 x 100 (standard)

Transmit Speed;
Approx. 3 seconds per page in Super G3 mode

Auto Dialing
Up to 500 destinations (combined)

Group Dialing
Up to 500 groups

Inbound Fax Routing
To email address, FTP or SMB using Transmit Terminal Identification (TTI), also Document Administration function can send blind copy of transmissions and receptions to an administrator email address, FTP or SMB location.

Max. Original Length
Up to 14"

18 MB (with optional HDD)

Transaction Reports, Activity Reports, PC Fax, Quick On-line Transmission, Inbound Fax Routing, Antijunk Fax Reception, Fax Release, Out-of-Paper Memory Reception, Auto Redial, Auto Exposure, Chain Dialing, Duplex Reception, Fax Forwarding, Color Page, Color Fax and Scan Preview (with HDD).