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RICOH SP4100nl

If you are in need of high quality black and white laser printing, the Aficio™SP 4100NL is your answer. Whatever your printing needs, this workhorse can handle them fast. Every month, it can print up to 100,000 pages at speeds of up to 31 pages per minute. Equipped with a 400 MHz CPU controller, this printer easily handles your demanding workload. The Aficio™SP 4100NL is a productive network printer that offers dependability, superior paper handling and a low cost of ownership.

Ricoh SP4100nl

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Technology Laser beam scanning, electro photographic printing & dual component toner development

Continuous print speed 31 prints per minute

Recovery time Less than 12 seconds

First print speed Less than 6.9 seconds

Dimensions (W x D x H) 388 x 450 x 345 mm

Weight 15.5 kg

Power source 220 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz

Power consumption Maximum 970 W (main unit)
    990 W (full option)
  Energy saver mode Less than 6.5 W (main unit)
    Less than 12.5 W (full option)

Duty cycle 100,000 pages per month


Processor RM5231 400 MHz

Printer language/resolution PCL5e 600 x 600 dpi
  PCL6 1,200 x 600 dpi
  RPCS™, Adobe® PostScript® 3™ 1,200 x 600 dpi

Memory Standard 192 MB
  Maximum 384 MB

Drivers PCL5e, PCL6, RPCS™ Windows® 2000/XP/Server 2003
  Adobe® PostScript® 3™ Windows® 2000/XP/Server 2003
    Macintosh 8.6 or later (OS X Classic)
    Macintosh X v10.1 or later (native mode)

Fonts PCL 35 intelli fonts
    10 true type fonts
    1 bitmap font (31 fonts can be downloaded)
  Adobe® PostScript® 3™ 136 Adobe® type 1 fonts
  Option OCR


Network protocol TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, SMB, AppleTalk

Supported environments Windows® 2000/XP/Vista/Server 2003
  Novell® NetWare® 3.12/3.2/4.1/4.11/5.0/5.1/6/6.5
  UNIX Sun® Solaris 2.6/7/8/9/10
  HP-UX 10.x/11.x/11i v2
  SCO OpenServer 5.0.7/6.0
  RedHat® Linux 6.x/7.x/8.x/9.x/Enterprise
  IBM® AIX v4.3/5L v5.1/5L v5.2/5L v5.3
  Macintosh 8.6 - 9.2.x (OS X Classic)
  Macintosh X v10.1 or later (native mode)
  IBM® System i5™ HPT
  SAP® R/3® 3.x or later
  NDPS Gateway
  AS/400® using OS/400 Host Print Transform

Interface Standard Ethernet 10 base-T/100 base-TX
    USB 2.0
    Bi-directional IEEE 1284
  Option Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b)
    USB Host I/F
    Gigabit Ethernet

Additional feature PDF Direct Print


Standard DeskTopBinder™ Lite, SmartDeviceMonitor™ for Admin/Client, Web Image Monitor, Printer utility for Mac, Font Manager 2000

Option Document management utilities & professional software solutions, @Remote Service, IPDS/SCS printing, Web SmartDeviceMonitor™ 2


Paper input capacity Standard 500-sheet paper tray
    100-sheet bypass tray
  Maximum 1,600 sheets

Paper output capacity 250 sheets face down

Paper size Paper trays A4 - A5
  Bypass tray A4 - A6

Paper weight Paper trays 60 - 130 g/m²
  Bypass tray 60 - 162 g/m²
  Duplex tray 64 - 105 g/m²

Media Plain paper, thick paper, recycled paper, transparencies, envelopes


All-in-one cartridge Black 7,500 sheets¹

The SP 4100NL ships with a 3,000 sheets¹ starter kit.


Internal options 40 GB Hard Disk Drive
  128/256 MB SDRAM DIMM
  Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b)
  Gigabit Ethernet
  Data Overwrite Security Unit
  VM Card
  Data Storage Card

External options 1 x 500-sheet paper tray²
  Envelope feeder (60 envelopes)
  Duplex unit

¹ Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752.

² Maximum 2 paper trays can be attached to the main unit.