TASKalfa 356ci

  • Streamline document processing with high efficiency.
  • Capable to hold up to 3,100 sheets capacity with optional paper feeder*
  • High quality with 1200 x 1200 dpi printing.
  • Apple AirPrint-enabled and Mopria certified.
  • Dedicated Banner Send** function allows scanning up to 1900mm long original with Auto Image Rotation function***.

*PF-5120 500 sheets x 1 + PF-5140 2,000 sheets x 1
** One-sided original only
*** Optional with Scan Extension Kit (A)

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Type Desktop
Writing Method Semiconductor Laser
Main Function Copy, Print, Scan, Fax
Warm Up Time 24 seconds
CPU P1022 (Dual Core) 800 MHz
Memory Standard 2GB (Max. 2GB)
Paper Capacity, Standard 500 sheets (Cassette) + 100 sheets (MPT)
Paper Capacity, Maximum 3,100 sheets (Main Unit + PF-5120 + PF-5140 + MPT)
Paper Size, Cassette Min. A6R - Max. A4 (Legal)
Paper Size, Option Min. A6R - Max. A4 (Legal)
Paper Size, MPT Min. A6R - Max. A4 (Legal) & Banner Print of 216mm x 1,220mm
Paper Weight, Cassette 60 - 220 g/m²
Paper Weight, Option 60 - 220 g/m²
Paper Weight, MPT 60 - 220 g/m²
Output Capacity Max. 500 sheets face-down
Duplex Printing Paper size: A5R – A4 (Legal);
Paper weight: 60 - 220 g/m²
Document Processor Optional (Max. 75 sheets RADF Type/One-path duplex scan Type)
Control Panel 7 inch Color Touch LCD Panel
Power Consumption (Standard configuration), Copy/Print Mode 752W or less
Power Consumption (Standard configuration), Stand-by Mode 110W or less
Power Consumption (Standard configuration), Energy Saver 1.6W or less
Noise (ISO7779/ ISO9296), Copy/Print Mode 52dB(A)
Noise (ISO7779/ ISO9296), Stand-by Mode 30dB(A)
Dimension (W x D x H) (Main Unit) 550mm x 507mm x 612.8mm (without DP)
Weight (Main Unit) Approx. 48 kg (without DP)

Print Functions

Print Speed (A4) Mono/Color 35/35 ppm
First Print Out Time (Mono/Color) 5.5 sec/6.5 sec
Resolution 9600 x 600 dpi level;
1200 x 1200 dpi
PDL PRESCRIBE, PCL6 (PCL-5c, PCL-XL), KPDL3 (PostScript 3 compatible), PDF, XPS, OpenXPS
Supported Protocol TCP/IP, IPv4, IPv6;
HTTP, LPD, FTP, IPP, RawPort, LLTD, SNTP, DHCP, SMTP, POP3,DNS, SNMPv1/v2, WSD Scan/Print, Apple 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 or later, Linux
Standard Interface USB2.0 High Speedx1; 1000BASE-T/100BASE-TX/10BASE-T; USB Host interface (USB Host) x 3
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 35/35 cpm
Original Size Max. A4 (Legal) - Min. A6R
Resolution 600 x 600 dpi
First Copy Time (Mono/Color) 5.9 sec/7.3 sec
Zoom Ratio, Manual 25% - 400% (1% per Step)
Zoom Ratio, Pre-defined 7R5E
Multiple Copy 1 – 999

Scan Functions

Scan Speed, A4 300 dpi, DP-5100(Mono/Color), Simplex 60/40 ipm
Scan Speed, A4 300 dpi, DP-5100(Mono/Color), Duplex 26/17 ipm
Scan Speed, A4 300 dpi, DP-5110(Mono/Color), Simplex 60/40 ipm
Scan Speed, A4 300 dpi, DP-5110(Mono/Color), Duplex 120/80 ipm
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), PDF/A, Encrypted PDF, Searchable PDF(Optional)
Image Type Mode Text, Photo, Text + Photo, OCR
Transmission Type Scan to SMB; Scan to E-mail; Scan to FTP or FTP over SSL; Scan to USB; TWAIN Scan; WSD Scan; WIA
Address Storage 2,000 addresses (Common address list),
500 groups (Group address list)

Fax Functions

Fax Functions (Optional)
Original Size Max. A4 (Legal) - Min. A6 (Statement)
Coding Method MMR, MR, MH, JBIG
Transmission Speed 33.6 kbps
Memory 12MB
Dual Fax Yes (Fax System 10 x 2 units required)
  • 2015 Good Design Award
  • Blue Angel eco label
  • Common Criteria
Blue Angel Good Design Award Common Criteria