MP 6503SP

Transform your office with a professional-quality device that’s designed for environments that never stop. The MP 6503SP offers a 65ppm print speed as well as outstanding reliability, productivity and functionality that helps smooth your business-level workflow. The 10.1 inch Smart Operation Panel allows for much more intuitive document management and also ensures locked-down security for your total output. This is combined with extended software capabilities including integration with a range of our workflow enhancing technologies like Streamline NX, GlobalScan NX, and RICOH Scan CX – so your business is always productive and connected. 

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This MFP is ultra capable and ultra fast – and rich in functionality. The 10.1 inch Smart Operation Panel offers an impressive touch, swipe and pinch operation, so every function is always close at hand. It even offers Human Detection Sensor for improved productivity. This means this MFP jumps into action as you approach, so you spend less time waiting for the machine to warm up. Overall, it delivers professional level output, so you get all the print speed and functionality of an outsourced print facility, with the extra security of having all these features contained within your in-house environment.

  • Easy access via intuitive colour control panel with customisable home screen, home button and SD/USB slot
  • Standard 4,300 sheet paper trays to omit frequent refills and stay productive at all times
  • 2,000 sheet booklet maker with 65 page stapler produces accurate, professionally folded sets
  • Standard 100-sheet bypass tray for thicker paper types up to 300 gsm
  • Multi-folding Unit supports 6 folding patterns enabling creative printing solution: 2-folding, Z-folding, 3-folding (in and out) and 4-folding (gate and double parallel)
  • Cover Interposer Tray option: add value to your documents by inserting pre-printed colour sheets/covers
  • External USB keyboard support saves time when scanning and indexing documents for electronic document management (EDM) or archiving


Warm-up time

20 seconds

First output speed

3.2 seconds

Continuous output speed

65 pages per minute

Memory - Standard

2 GB

HDD - Standard

320 GB

Dimensions (W x D x H)

690 x 803 x 1,161 mm


200 kg

Power source

220 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz


Copying process

Four laser beams scanning and electro-photographic printing

Multiple copying

Up to 999 copies


600 dpi


From 25% to 400% in 1% steps


Printer language - Standard

PCL5e, PCL6, PDF Direct from Adobe®

Printer language - Option

Genuine Adobe ®PostScript®3™, XPS, IPDS

Print resolution - Maximum

300 x 300 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi, 1,200 x 1,200 dpi

Fonts - PCL

Scalable: 45 fonts, Bitmapped: 6 fonts, International fonts: 13 Intellifonts

Fonts - PS3 (Emulation)

136 Roman fonts

Fonts - IPDS

108 fonts

Interface - Standard

SD slot, USB Host I/F, Ethernet 10 base-T/100 base-TX/1000 base-T

Interface - Option

Bi-directional IEEE 1284, Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n), USB 2.0

Network protocol - TCP/IP

IP v4, IP v6

Windows® environments

Windows® 7, Windows® 8, Windows® 8.1, Windows® Server 2003, Windows® Server 2003R2, Windows® Server 2008, Windows® Server 2008R2, Windows® Server 2012, Windows® Server 2012R2

Mac OS environments

Macintosh OS X v10.7 or later

UNIX environments

UNIX Sun® Solaris, HP-UX, SCO OpenServer, RedHat® Linux, IBM® AIX

SAP® R/3® environments

SAP® R/3®

Other supported environments

AS/400® using OS/400 Host Print Transform, IBM iSeries


Scanning speed

Max. 120 (simplex)/220 (duplex) originals per minute

Resolution - Maximum

600 dpi

Original size

A3, A4, A5, B4, B5

Scan to

E-mail, Folder






Resolution - Standard

8 x 3.85 line/mm, 200 x 100 dpi, 8 x 7.7 line/mm, 200 x 200 dpi

Resolution - Option

8 x 15.4 line/mm, 400 x 400 dpi, 16 x 15.4 line/mm, 400 x 400 dpi

Transmission speed - G3

2 second(s) (200 x 100 dpi, JBIG), 3 second(s) (200 x 100 dpi, MMR)

Modem speed - Maximum

33.6 Kbps


Recommended paper size - Standard paper tray(s)

A3, A4, A5

Recommended paper size - Bypass tray

A3, A4, A5, A6

Paper input capacity - Standard

4,300 sheets

Paper input capacity - Maximum

8,300 sheets

Paper output capacity - Maximum

3,500 sheets

Paper weight

52 - 300 g/m², - g/m²


Power consumption - Maximum

1,900 W

Power consumption - Ready mode

261 W

Power consumption - Low power mode

165 W

Power consumption - Sleep mode

Less than 0.9 W

Power consumption - TEC (Typical Electricity Consumption)

4.9 kWh


Toner capacity - Black

43,000 prints