MX-B456W/B356W

Pivot to a Smarter Workflow

Less bulk, less lag, less hassle — for Simply Better Business

Small/midsize offices

Reception areas

Executive rooms

Enterprises

Simply Better Experience

Compact, streamlined, and packed with document functionality, this MFP fits seamlessly into any business setting.

Simply Better Process

With features normally found on advanced A3 machines, this MFP puts the power of productivity at your fingertips.

Simply Better Admin

Setting up a secure environment is easy with this MFP, which runs on the same system used by Sharp’s A3 machines.

Key Features

High Productivity
  • 100-sheet DSPF scans documents at 110 opm*1 (two-sided) (MX-B456W); 50-sheet RSPF scans documents at 40 opm*1 (one-sided) (MX-B356W)
  • Space-efficient inner finisher (option) automates document sorting and stapling
  • Main unit paper tray and multi-bypass feeder accommodate a wide variety of paper sizes, including A6
  • Optional paper feed unit feeds legal size paper and paper up to 220 g/m2 thick
  • Print Release function enables printout from any compatible networked MFP*2
  • Direct printing of Microsoft® Office (docx, xlsx, pptx) files*3
  • OCR allows users to convert scanned documents into editable Office Open XML (docx, xlsx, pptx) files and searchable PDFs
  • Business card feeder on the DSPF/RSPF*4 scans batches of up to 25 cards
  • Enables creation of business card databases via OCR*5
  • Card Shot (Multi) function facilitates two-sided scanning of up to four cards at once, automatically saving them as separate files
  • Multicrop/Image Crop functions simultaneously scan multiple receipts/photos and save them as separate files
  • Supports compact PDF
  • For large-volume scanned data, a URL can be generated and shared via e-mail
  • Standard-equipped with high-speed Super G3 fax and PC-Fax

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Superb Image Quality
  • Genuine Adobe® PostScript® 3 as standard
  • Sharp’s proprietary Auto Colour Mode, further improved for enhanced scan/copy performance
  • Automatically makes scan settings according to document type—provides optimal scan results

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Exceptional Ease of Use
  • Easy UI mode on 7.0-inch colour LCD touchscreen
  • Dedicated user icons allow quick login to personalised operation screen
  • Control panel tilts at various angles for easy access
  • Extremely small footprint*6 (428 x 507 mm)

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Secure Information Sharing
  • Accommodates two Ethernet networks*7
  • Built-in wireless connectivity enables easy access from mobile devices and flexible MFP placement
  • NFC*8 and QR Code® enable easy direct connection between MFP and mobile device
  • Supports Sharpdesk Mobile print/scan application and various mobile printing services
  • Application Portal offers apps for downloading and installing onto MFP
  • Easy access to public cloud services such as Dropbox via single sign-on
  • Sends scanned data via Gmail or Microsoft Exchange/Online*9 accounts
  • Sharp OSA (Open Systems Architecture) allows integration with network and cloud-based applications
  • Advanced system/data protection and access control, including firmware self-recovery and whitelisting

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  • *1: Originals per minute; when feeding A4 (8 1/2" x 11") sheets.
  • *2: Contact a Sharp customer representative for details on the recommended maximum number of connectable MFPs.
  • *3: This function is enabled via Qualcomm® DirectOffice technology.
  • *4: RSPF scans only one side of business cards.
  • *5: Scans one side only, even when using document feeder.
  • *6: “Footprint” refers to the part directly adjacent to the floor or desk space. The numerical value is for the MFP’s base unit only.
  • *7: Requires commercially available Ethernet adaptor that supports two lines.
  • *8: The NFC interface is for Android devices. Requires commercially available NFC card reader.
  • *9: Exchange Server 2010/2013/2016, Exchange Online.