TASKalfa 5501i

  • High speed performance for busy offices
  • A4 copy/print speed up to 55 cpm
  • Top speed color scanning system with dual scan speed up to 160/80 ipm A4 Color/Mono *1
  • Fast first copy time in just around 3 seconds
  • Standard 160GB hard disk capacity and 2GB RAM to meet heavy duty tasks without additional hard drive
  • Up to maximum 7,150 sheets paper handling capacity and standard paper weight from 256g/m2 up to 300g/m2 media capacity *2
  • Peripheral connectivity with 4 x USB Host Interface
  • Diversified Finishing capabilities to meet different users’ requirements in producing professional business document especially heavy volume users
  • Intelligent calibration system ensures consistent reproduction without interruption by calibration during printing

    *1 Optional DP-772 required   *2 Only applies to Multi-Purpose Tray (MPT)

“Covers & Page Inserts” Demonstration

“Form Overlay” Demonstration

“Sending” Demonstration

“Tab Printing” Demonstration

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Main Function Copy, Print, Scan, Fax (Optional)
Writing Method Semiconductor Laser
CPU P1022 (Dual Core) / 800MHz
Print Speed (A4) , Simplex 55 cpm
Scanning Speed (A4, 300dpi) , DP-770(B) (Mono/Color) , Simplex 75/50 ipm
Scanning Speed (A4, 300dpi) , DP-770(B) (Mono/Color) , Duplex 45/34 ipm
Scanning Speed (A4, 300dpi) , DP-772 (Mono/Color) , Simplex 80/50 ipm
Scanning Speed (A4, 300dpi) , DP-772 (Mono/Color) , Duplex 160/80 ipm
Memory/ HDD Capacity 2GB/ 160GB
Warm Up Time 23 seconds
Paper Capacity , Standard 1,150 sheets: 2 x 500 sheets (Cassette) + 150 sheets (MPT)
Paper Capacity , Maximum 7,150 sheets (Main Unit + PF-740(B) + PF-770 + MPT)
Paper Size , Cassette Min. A5R - Max.12”x18” (304 x 457mm)
Paper Size , MPT Min. A6R - Max.12”x18” (304 x 457mm) & Banner Print of 1,220mm
Paper Weight , Cassette 60 to 220g/m² (Standard)/ 60 to 256 g/m²(Optional)
Paper Weight , MPT 60 to 300 g/m²
Duplex Printing Paper size: B5 to 12”x18”; Paper weight: 60 to 256 g/m²
Control Panel 8.5 inch Color Touch LCD Panel
Dimension (W x D x H) (Main Unit) 648 mm x 767 mm x 747 mm
Weight (Main Unit) Approx. 86kg
Power Consumption (Standard configuration) , Copy/Print Mode 780W or less
Power Consumption (Standard configuration) , Stand-by Mode 170W or less
Power Consumption (Standard configuration) , Energy Saver 1.8W or less
Noise (ISO7779/ ISO9296) , Copy/Print Mode 75dB(A)
Noise (ISO7779/ ISO9296) , Stand-by Mode 58dB(A)

Print Functions

Resolution 600 x 600 dpi; 9600 x 600 dpi level
PDL PRESCRIBE, PCL6, KPDL3 (PostScript 3 compatible), XPS, PDF Direct Print
First Print Out Time 4.9 seconds
Supported Protocol NetBEUI, IPv6, IPv4, IPSec, IPP, IPP over SSL, WSD Print, Bonjour
Operating System Supported Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10; Apple Macintosh OS 10.x
Interface 1000BASE-T/100BASE-TX/10BASE-T; USB2.0 High Speed x1; USB Host interface (USB Host) x4
USB Memory Printing Standard
USB Memory Printing Format TIFF, JPEG, PDF, XPS
e-MPS Printing Job retention and Custom Box function

Copy Functions

Copy Size Max. A3 (Ledger) - Min. A6R
Resolution 600 x 600 dpi
First Copy Time 3.2 seconds
Zoom Ratio , Manual 25% to 400% (1% per Step)
Zoom Ratio , Pre-defined Easy setting: 4R4E; Detail setting: 13 steps
Multiple Copy 1 to 999

Scan Functions

Color Selection Auto Color (Color/Gray); Auto Color (Color/B&W); Full Color; Grayscale; Black & White
Resolution 600dpi, 400dpi, 300dpi, 200dpi, 200x100dpi, 200x400dpi
File Format TIFF, JPEG, XPS, PDF (MMR/JPG/High-compression PDF), Searchable PDF (Optional)
Image Type Mode Text, Photo, Text + Photo
Transmission Type Scan to SMB; Scan to E-mail; Scan to FTP or FTP over SSL; Scan to USB; TWAIN Scan; WSD Scan
Address Storage 2,000 addresses (Common address list), 500 groups (Group address list)


Fax Functions (Optional)
Original Size Max. A3 (Ledger) - Min. A5 (Statement)
Paper Size Max. A3 (Ledger) - Min. A5 (Statement)
Coding Method MMR, MR, MH, JBIG
Transmission Speed 33.6/31.2/28.8/26.4/24.0/21.6/19.2/16.8/14.4/12.0/9.6/7.2/4.8/2.4 kbps
Memory Standard: 12MB; Maximum: 120MB (with optional fax memory)
G3 FAX/ DUAL FAX/ Network FAX Yes


Operating Systems Windows 10 ;
  • 2015 BLI Highly Recommended
  • Blue Angel eco label
2015 BLI Highly Recommended Blue Angel