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Speeding along at 36 pages per minute, the Aficio™SP 4310N significantly enhances your office productivity. With its low Total Cost of Ownership, this desktop device is the affordable printer that small offices and workgroups will quickly find indispensable. It comes packed with value-added functions such as IPDS Enabler and true Adobe® PostScript® printing. Advanced security features include HDD Overwrite & Encryption.

Ricoh SP4310N

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

Continuous print speed 36 prints per minute (SEF A4)

Warm-up time Less than 19 seconds

First print speed Less than 6.9 seconds

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

Weight Less than 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 3.9 W (main unit)

Duty cycle 150,000 pages per month


Processor 466 MHz

Printer language Standard PCL5e: 600 x 600 dpi

PostScript® 3™/PDF: 1,200 x 600 dpi

PCL6: 1,200 x 600 dpi

Option IPDS: 600 x 600 dpi

Memory Standard 256 MB

Maximum 512 MB

Fonts PCL 45 Roman fonts, 13 International fonts, 10 true type fonts, 1 bitmap font (31 fonts can be downloaded)

PostScript® 3™ 136 fonts

Option OCR, Barcode, IPDS


Network protocol TCP/IP, Ipsec, AppleTalk, IPP

Supported environments Novell® NetWare® v6.5 or later

HP-UX 10.x/11.x/11i v1/11i

RedHat® Linux 6.x/7.x/8.x/9.x/Enterprise

Macintosh 8.6 - 9.2.X (OS X Classic)

IBM® System i5™ HPT

NDPS Gateway

Windows® 2000/XP/Vista/7/Server 2003/Server 2008

UNIX Sun® Solaris 2.6/7/8/9/10

SCO OpenServer 5.0.6/5.0.7

IBM® AIX v4.3/5L v5.1/5L v5.2/5.3

Macintosh X v10.1 or later (native mode)

SAP® R/3®

AS/400® using OS/400 Host Print Transform

Interface Standard Ethernet 10 base-T/100 base-TX, USB 2.0, USB Host I/F

Option Bi-directional IEEE 1284, Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11a/g), Gigabit Ethernet

Additional feature PDF Direct Print


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

Option DeskTopBinder™ Professional, 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 Standard 250 sheets face down

Paper size A4 - A6

Paper weight Paper trays 60 - 130 g/m²

Bypass tray 60 - 162 g/m²

Duplex tray 60 - 105 g/m²

Media Paper trays Plain paper, thick paper, letterhead, labels, pre-printed paper

Bypass tray Plain paper, thick paper, letterhead, labels, pre-printed paper, transparencies, envelopes


All-in-one cartridge Black 15,000 sheets1

The Aficio™SP 4310N ships with a 6,000-sheet starter kit.


Internal options 128/256 MB SDRAM DIMM

Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11a/g)

VM Card


80 GB Hard Disk Drive (with Data Overwrite Security Unit & HDD Encryption Unit)

Bi-directional IEEE 1284

Gigabit Ethernet

Data Storage Card

IPDS unit type 4210 (IBM Host printing PDL)

External options 2 x 500-sheet paper trays

Duplex unit

Envelope feeder (60 envelopes)

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