Ricoh Aficio MP C4500

Ricoh Aficio MP C4500

With deadlines creeping closer, pressure is on the rise. Demands are ever increasing and impeccable output needs to be delivered faster and more cost efficiently. The Aficio MP C4500 offer all the features you need. Apart from every black and white functionality in the book, you obtain additional colour capabilities, as well as advanced faxing and colour network scanning. Superior in many ways, these compact and user friendly document managers will fit right into your already existing network. They boast the necessary fast output speeds and versatile finishing options to swiftly produce professional looking output. In addition, these network communication hubs place a wealth of distribution and security possibilities at your fingertips.


  • All-in-one: print, copy, scan and fax from one device
  • Fast output speeds: 45 ppm in black and white, 40 ppm in colour
  • Outstanding usability & up-to-date security
  • Outstanding 600 dpi image quality thanks to PxP™ toner
  • Full colour scanning at 38 pages per minute
  • Astonishing productivity guaranteed by new Induction Heating Technology
Copying process
Laser beam scanning and electro photographic printing
Copy speed
B/W / full colour: 45/40 copies per minute
600 dpi
Multiple copy
Up to 999
Warm up time
Less than 60 seconds

First output speed


Black and white: 3.9 seconds
Full colour: 6.5 seconds
25 - 400% (in 1% steps)
Standard: 1,024 MB + 80 GB Hard Disk Drive (shared with printer/fax/scanner function)

Paper input capacity



Standard: 2 x 500-sheet paper trays
                  1 x 100-sheet bypass tray
Maximum: 3,100 sheets

Paper output capacity
Maximum: 3,625 sheets
Paper size
A6 - A3 (A3+ via Bypass tray)

Paper weight




Paper trays: 60 - 216 g/m2

Bypass tray: 60 - 256 g/m2

Duplex tray: 60 - 169 g/m2

Dimensions (W x D x H)
670 x 677 x 760 mm
Less than 130 kg (with ARDF)
Power source
220 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz

Power consumption



Operation: Maximum 1.5 kW

Energy saver mode: 157W

Auto Off mode: Less than 8 W

Print speed


B/W: 45 prints per minute

full colour: 40 prints per minute

Printer language


Standard: PCL5c, PCL6, RPCS™
Option: Adobe® PostScript® 3™

600 x 600 dpi/2,400 x 600 dpi (equivalent)











USB 2.0
Ethernet 10 base-T/100 base-TX

Bi-directional IEEE 1284
FireWire (IEEE 1394)
Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b)
USB Host I/F

Network protocol
TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, AppleTalk

Supported environments













Windows® 95/98SE/Me/NT4.0/2000/XP/ 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/11iv2

SCO OpenServer 5.0.6/5.0.7

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

IBM® AIX v4.3/5L v5.1/5L v5.2/5.3

Macintosh OS 8.6 or later (OS X Classic)

Macintosh OS X v10.1 or later (native mode)

IBM® System i5™ HPT

mySAP™ ERP 2004 or later

NDPS Gateway

AS/400® using OS/400 Host Print Transform

Scan speed
B/W / full colour: Maximum 63/38 originals per minute (LEF, A4)


Maximum 1,200 dpi (1,200 dpi TWAIN black and white)

Original size
A5 - A3

Output formats

PDF/JPEG/TIFF/High compression PDF

Bundled drivers
Network, TWAIN

Scan to e-mail

SMTP (optionally with POP authentication)

Destination addresses

Maximum 500 per job

Stored destination addresses
Maximum 2,000
Address book
Via LDAP or locally on Hard Disk Drive
Scan to folder
SMB, FTP or NCP protocol (with login security)
Maximum 50 folders per job

Supported software





Web SmartDeviceMonitor™

Web Image Monitor

DeskTopBinder™ Lite






ITU-T (T.37 full mode) Internet fax

ITU-T (T.38) IP fax

Modem speed
Maximum 33.6 Kbps



Standard/detail: 200 x 100/200 dpi
Maximum: 400 x 400 dpi (option)

Compression method
Scanning speed
0.40 seconds (A4, LEF, standard/detail mode)

Memory capacity


Standard: 4 MB

Maximum: 28 MB

Memory backup