ECOSYS M5521cdw

  • Strengthen desktop power and flexibility.
  • Speedy A4 copy/print speed up to 21/21 cpm Mono/Color.
  • Fast scanning speed up to 30/23 ipm Mono/Color.
  • Standard 512MB RAM to perform heavy duty tasks without additional memory.
  • Support Apple AirPrint and Mopria certified.
  • High print quality with 1,200 x 1,200 dpi printing resolution.

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Main Function Copy, Print, Scan, Fax
Writing Method Semiconductor Laser
CPU 800MHz
Memory Standard 512MB (Max. 1,536MB)
Warm Up Time 32 seconds
Paper Capacity, Standard 250 sheets (Cassette) + 50 sheets (MPT)
Paper Capacity, Maximum 550 sheets (Main Unit + 250 sheets PF-5110 + MPT)
Paper Size, Cassette Min. A6R – Max. A4 (Legal)
Paper Size, MPT Min. A6R – Max. A4 (Legal)
Paper Weight, Cassette 60 - 163 g/m²
Paper Weight, MPT 60 - 220 g/m²
Duplex Printing Paper size: A5R - A4/Legal; Paper weight: 60 - 120 g/m²
Output Capacity Max. 150 sheets face-down
Control Panel 5 lines LCD
Document Processor Standard (Max. 50 sheets ADF Type)
Dimension (W x D x H) (Main Unit) 417mm x 429mm x 495mm
Weight (Main Unit) Approx. 26kg
Power Consumption (Standard configuration), Copy/Print Mode 345W
Power Consumption (Standard configuration), Stand-by Mode 41W
Power Consumption (Standard configuration), Energy Saver 1W
Noise (ISO7779/ ISO9296), Copy/Print Mode 48dB(A); Quiet mode: 44dB(A)
Noise (ISO7779/ ISO9296), Stand-by Mode 30dB(A)

Print Functions

Print Speed (A4) (Mono/Color) 21/21 ppm
Resolution 600 x 600 dpi; 1,200 x 1,200 dpi
PDL PRESCRIBE, PCL6 (PCL-XL, PCL 5c), KPDL3 (Postscript 3 compatible), XPS, PDF Direct Print Ver. 1.7
First Print Out Time (Mono/Color) 11/12.5 seconds
Supported Protocol TCP/IP, NetBEUI, FTP, Port 9100, LPR, IPP, WSD Print, Apple Bonjour, IPsec, SNMPv3, IEEE802.1x, IPP over SSL/TLS, HTTP over SSL/TLS, FTP over SSL/TLS, SMTP over SSL/TLS, POP3 over SSL/TLS, Enhanced WSD over SSL/TLS
Operating System Supported Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2,
Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1;
Apple Macintosh OS X 10.5 or later; Linux
Interface USB 2.0 High Speedx1; Ethernet 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX/1000BASE-T; USB Host Interface (USB Host)x1;
802.11 b/g/n/Wireless LAN/WiFi Direct
USB Memory Printing Standard
USB Memory Printing Format TIFF, JPEG, PDF, XPS
Mobile Printing AirPrint, Mopria, KYOCERA Mobile Print

Copy Functions

Copy Speed (A4) Mono/Color 21/21 cpm
Copy Size Max. A4 (Legal) – Min. A6R
Resolution 600 x 600 dpi
First Copy Time (Mono/Color) 10/12 seconds
Zoom Ratio, Manual 25% - 400% (1% per Step)
Zoom Ratio, Pre-defined 7R5E
Multiple Copy 1 - 999

Scan Functions

Scanning Speed (A4) 300dpi (Mono/Color), Simplex 30/23 ipm
Color Selection Full Color; Grayscale; Black & White
Resolution 600dpi, 400dpi, 300dpi, 200dpi, 200x400dpi, 200x100dpi
File Format TIFF, JPEG, XPS, OpenXPS, PDF (MMR/JPG compression/High-compression PDF), PDF/A, Encrypted PDF
Image Type Mode Text, Photo, Text + Photo, Light Text/Fine Line
Transmission Type Scan to SMB;
Scan to E-mail;
Scan to FTP or FTP over SSL;
Scan to DFS;
Scan to USB;
WSD Scan;
Address Storage 100 addresses (Common address list), 20 groups (Group address list)


Original Size Max. A4 (Legal) – Min. A6
Coding Method MMR, MR, MH, JBIG
Transmission Speed 33.6 kpbs
Memory 3.5MB
One Touch Dial 22 numbers
Network FAX Yes
  • Blue Angel eco label
  • KC
  • KCC
  • Standby Energy
  • Q mark
Blue Angel eco label ENERGY STAR V2.0 KC KCC Standby Energy QMark