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Ricoh Aficio GX e5550N

Ricoh Aficio GX e5550N
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Apr, 2018

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RICOH GX e5550n


very reliable & fast, heads do not clog up like conventional inkjet although inks are expensive and no compatibles available, colours can appear a bit lifeless.

Product Specifications

Optimize your business communication with the Aficio GX e5550N. Using Ricoh's unique ECOnomy color, color documents cost virtually the same as black and white. Ricoh's GelSprinter is a high-performance color printer for small workgroups and small offices. It can easily be added to your network. Environmentally-friendly features like low power consumption and duplexing contribute to its low overall cost.


Power LED: Yes
Stand-by LED: Yes

Dimensions & Weight


Energy Management

Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:220-240
Power consumption (PowerSave):3.5
Power consumption (typical):38

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes


Compatibility:Mac / PC
Model:GX e5550N
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Ricoh Aficio


Stand-by LED: Yes

Input Capacity

Maximum input capacity:1350
Number of standard paper trays:1
Standard input capacity:250


Internal memory:64


Type: None


Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Management protocols:TCP/IP
Network ready: Yes
Type:Print server
Wi-Fi: No

Output Capacity

Standard output capacity:150

Packaging Content

Drivers included: Yes

Paper Handling

ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A5, A6
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Maximum print area:A4 (210 x 297 mm)
Maximum print size:A4 (210 x 297 mm)
Media weight (tray 1):60 - 163 g/m²
Standard tray media types:Envelopes, Glossy paper, Plain paper
Standard tray media weight:60 - 163


Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.3 Panther, Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 2000, Windows 2000 Professional, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Home Premium x64, Windows Vista Ultimate, Windows Vista Ultimate x64, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64

Ports & interfaces

Standard interfaces:Ethernet, USB 1.1, USB 2.0
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:220-240
Power consumption (PowerSave):3.5
Power consumption (typical):38

Print Technology

Color: Yes
Duplex printing: Yes
Economical printing: Yes
Maximum duty cycle:20000
Maximum Resolution:3600 x 1200
Number of print cartridges:4
Print technology:Laser
Printing colors:Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Standard printer languages:PCL 5c, PCL 6


Connectivity Technology:Wired
Duplex Printout:Duplex
Form Factor:Desktop
Interface:Ethernet 10/100Base-TX / USB
Language Simulation:Ricoh RPCS / PCL 6 / PCL 5C
Max H-Resolution Color:3600dpi
Max Media Size (Standard):Legal (8.5 in x 14 in) / A4 (8.25 in x 11.7 in)
Max Printing Speed (ppm):20ppm
Max Printing Speed Color (ppm):19ppm
Max V-Resolution Color:1200dpi
Media Type:Postal card paper / Glossy paper / Plain paper / Envelopes / Thick paper
Output Type:Color
Total Media Capacity:250sheets
Type:Workgroup printer


Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):30
Print speed (color, normal quality, A4/US Letter):30
Time to first page (black, normal):4
Time to first page (color, normal):5
Warm-up time:40


Installed Size:64MB


Type: None

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

System Requirements

Compatible operating systems:Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/Server 2003/Server 2008\nMac OS X (Power PC) 10.3 - 10.5.2\nMac OS X (Intel) 10.4.5 - 10.5.2
Mac compatibility: Yes
OS Required:Microsoft Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7 / Apple MacOS X 10.3 or later / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 / Microsoft Windows Server 2008

Technical Details

Dimensions (WxDxH):20 x 19.1 x 10.4
Duplex printing: Yes
Interface:USB 1.1/2.0
Network ready: Yes
Networking features:Ethernet 10 base-T/100 base-TX
Power Requirements:220 - 240 V, 50 - 60 Hz
Print technology:Inkjet
Supported network protocols:TCP/IP

Weight & Dimensions

Dimensions (WxDxH):20 x 19.1 x 10.4