Sharp Multi-Function Printers Wins 2019 Copier MFP Line of the Year Award


Award ceremony at Sharp Nara base
Left: Mr. Gerry O’Rourke, BLI Overseas Business Director
Right: Akihiko Kawahara, General Manager of Sharp Office Solutions Business, Business Solutions Business Unit

2019 Copier MFP Line of the Year Award

Sharp Multi-Function Printers (MFPs) were awarded 2019 Copier MFP Line of the Year Award, a prestigious award saluting the companies that offer the broadest range of hardware or software, and whose lines consistently performed above average throughout testing for that product area, by Buyers Lab(BLI)*1, a global document imaging industry’s resource for unbiased and reliable information, test data and competitive selling tools.


Compliments were given such as “Sharp’s copier MFPs have long been known for their quality, innovation, and ease of use, and its current line holds up to that standard” and “Overall reliability was tremendous throughout the line. In fact, a recent Buyers Lab award given to Sharp for Most Reliable Monochrome Copier MFP Brand 2018-2021 is a testament to the reliability of the company’s products past and present. ”

In addition, Sharp won 2019 Pick Award*2 in the following nine products.

*1 BLI is a reliable independent evaluation resource with a history of over 50 years. Evaluation data of office hardware and software provided by BLI are widely referred to within the industry.

*22 Pick Awards are given to those products that have undergone BLI’s rigorous testing process and deemed to be “Best in Class” by BLI experienced analysts and techs.


2019 Pick Award Winning Models

Outstanding Professional High Volume 80-ppm Color Copier MFP<MX-8090N>
Outstanding Professional High Volume 70-ppm Color Copier MFP<MX-7090N>

On top of its outstanding reliability, features such as standard retractable keyboard, various functions on preview screen at scanning, highly intuitive and customizable control panel with Fiery® Command WorkStation*3 in addition with 11×17-inch seamless edge-to-edge booklet printing function and innovative award-winning web utility installed allows various users including key operators and IT administrators to create workflow.

*3 Fiery is a registered trademark of Electronics For Imaging, Inc.

Outstanding 75-ppm Color Copier MFP<MX-7580N>
Outstanding 65-ppm Color Copier MFP<MX-6580N>

Standardized retractable type keyboard enables easy data input, its fast scan speed realizes required scan data the scan preview with multi-page views and onscreen editing, as well as fast scan speeds, ensure scans will be delivered accurately and expediently. The devices also promise to run reliably day in and day out in high-volume environments.

Outstanding 90-ppm Copier MFP<MX-M905>

Minimal time required for paper refill with its 8,500-sheet paper capacity, easy programming jobs from the driver and control panel, search function and easy-to-use and organized web utility for IT administrators, well as the ability to create shortcuts for common tasks directly from the utility were acknowledged as big time savers.

Outstanding 60-ppm Copier MFP<MX-M6070>
Outstanding 40-ppm Copier MFP<MX-M4070>
Outstanding 30-ppm Copier MFP<MX-M3070>

These models serve workgroups from small to large equally well, with control panels highly intuitive and customizable on a user-by-user basis and feature simplified Easy Mode functions, where users can quickly access the most commonly used scan and copy functions. The drivers, along with the innovative, award-winning web utility enable building workflows easily. And the devices, which also include a standard retractable keyboard for streamlined data entry, a standard duplex single-pass feeder, and standard Sharp OSA (Sharp Open Systems Architecture) to better manage workflow with network applications and cloud services, are a boon for users with more robust workflow needs.”

Outstanding MFP for SMBs*4 <MX-B335W>

Exceptional reliability, fast speeds, robust scan functionality and seamless integration with network applications and cloud services contributes to cost reduction at SMBs.

*4 SMBs: Small and Medium Business


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