Sharp MX-3640N

Code 3640
Fleet Size 1
Printer Type Colour
Paper Size A4/A3
Print Speed 30-40 ppm
General Features Mac Compatible, Fax Kit, Duplex Print, Optional finisher, Stapling
Size of Business Medium, Large

The Intuitively Easy Way to Put Advanced MFD Functions at Your Fingertips

For effortless touch control and easy efficiency, the MX-3640N puts advanced MFD functions at your fingertips via a 10.1-inch colour LCD touchscreen. Fast, top-quality colour copying, convenient network scanning, a handy Advanced Preview function, and more are only a few simple finger gestures away. As a next-generation workhorse, the MX-3640N supports productivity-boosting options for document management and finishing, Internet browsing, and Sharp OSA (Open Systems Architecture) while also delivering outstanding energy efficiency and reliable data protection.

Key Features

  • Sharpdesk Mobile - Keeping pace with the way you work
  • 10.1 Inch Colour LCD Touchscreen
  • Web browsing from the touchscreen
  • Choice of Screen Style
  • Breathtaking Image Quality
  • Enhanced Intuitive Operation

Copying and Printing

  • Super-Efficient Colour and B/W Output
  • Built-in Stackless Duplex Module and RSPF
  • Large Paper Capacity
  • Automated Finishing
  • Multishot and Booklet making
  • Custom Images
  • Book divide
  • Image Positioning
  • Long Paper (Banner) Printing
  • High resolution output
  • Adobe Postscript 3
  • Direct Printing
  • Simultaneous Job Processing

Image Sending

  • A3 Colour Network Scanning
  • Multiple Distribution of Scanned Files
  • LDAP Support
  • Improved Address Book
  • LDAP Support
  • Drop Out Colour
  • Black Letter Emphasis
  • One Scan/Multi Format
  • PC-Fax/PC-Internet Fax
  • Internet Fax
  • Paperless Faxing with Inbound Routing
  • Fax Data Storage on MFD Hard Disk


  • Data Security Kit
  • Encrypted PDF with Password Protection
  • Document Control Function
  • Secure Network Access
  • Print Hold and Confidential Print
  • User Authentication
  • Scan to Me Function
  • Data Initialisation
  • Document Control Function (option) 

Device Management

  • Web-Based System Settings
  • Network Utility Software
  • Remote Operation and Diagnosis

Other Key Features

  • Device Management
  • Thumbnail Display and 3D Previews
  • Device Cloning
  • Pre-heat/Auto Power shut-off modes 


  • MXDE13: 500 x 2 sheet paper feeding unit
  • MXDE14: 500 x 3 sheet paper feeding unit
  • MXDE20: 500 x 1 & 2000 tandem sheet paper draw
  • MXLC11: 3,500 sheets large capacity tray
  • MXTR13N: Exit Tray Unit 
  • MXLT10: Long Paper Feeding Tray
  • MXRB10N: Paper Pass Unit N
  • MXTU12: Exit Tray Cabinet Unit
  • MXFN10: Saddle Finisher
  • MXPNX5: Punch module (A:2, B:3, C:4, D:4 wide)
  • MXFN17: Inner finished
  • MXPN11: Punch module (A:2, B:3, C:4, D:4 wide)
  • MXPF10: Barcode Font Kit
  • MXEB11: PDF Compression Kit 
  • MXEB12N: Mirroring Kit N
  • MXAM10: Web Browsing Kit
  • MXKB11N: Keyboard Unit N
  • MXFX11: Facsimile expansion kit
  • ARSU1: Stamp unit
  • MXPUX1: XPS expansion kit
  • MXFWX1: Internet-FAX expansion kit
  • MXAMX1: Application integration module
  • MXAMX2: Application communication module
  • MXAMX3: External account module
  • MXFR41U: Data Security kit (Commercial)
  • MXUSX1/USX5: Sharpdesk ver3.2  1/5-license kit
  • MXUS10/US50: Sharpdesk ver3.2 10/50-license kit
  • MXUSA0: Sharpdesk ver3.2 100-license kit
  • MXUN01A: Sharp OSA Network Scanner Tool (1 license)
  • MXUN05A: Sharp OSA Network Scanner Tool (5 licenses)
  • MXUN10A: Sharp OSA Network Scanner Tool (10 licenses)
  • MXUN50A: Sharp OSA Network Scanner Tool (50 licenses)
  • MXUN1HA: Sharp OSA Network Scanner Tool (100 licenses) 

Key Features

  • Sharpdesk Mobile - Keeping pace with the way you work
  • 10.1 Inch Colour LCD Touchscreen
  • Web browsing from the touchscreen
  • Choice of Screen Style
  • Breathtaking Image Quality
  • Enhanced Intuitive Operation





Engine speed (colour & B/W)

Max. 36 cpm/ppm (A4, long-edge feeding)

Paper size

Max. A3 wide, min. A5R

Paper capacity

Standard: 600 sheets

(80 g/m2)

(500-sheet tray and 100-sheet multi-bypass tray)


Maximum: 6,600 sheets

Paper weight

Tray: 60 g/m2 to 220 g/m2


Multi-bypass tray: 55 g/m2 to 300 g/m2

Warm-up time*1

18 sec.


Copy/print (shared): 4GB 320GB HDD*2

Power requirements

230 - 240V AC, 50/60 Hz

Power consumption (max.)

1.84 kW

Dimensions (W x D x H)

MX3640 608 x 681 x 834 mm


Approx. 76 kg



Original paper size

Max. A3

First copy time*3

Full colour: 7.9 sec. B/W: 5.8 sec.

Continuous copy

Max. 999 copies


Scan (colour): 600 x 600 dpi


Scan (B/W): 600 x 600 dpi, 600 x 400 dpi,
600 x 300 dpi


Print: 600 x 600 dpi
9600 x 600 dpi (depending on print mode)


Equivalent to 256 levels

Zoom range

25 to 400% (25 to 200% using RSPF) in 1% increments

Preset copy ratios

10 ratios (5R/5E)



Scan method

Push scan (via control panel), pull scan (TWAIN-compliant application)


Push scan: 100, 150, 200, 300, 400, 600 dpi


Pull scan: 75, 100, 150, 200, 300, 400, 600 dpi


50 to 9,600 dpi via user setting*4

File formats

TIFF, PDF, PDF/A, encrypted PDF, compact PDF*5 *6, JPEG*6, XPS*7

Scanner utility

Sharpdesk, Sharpdesk Mobile*8, Sharp OSA Network Scanner Tool

Scan destinations

Scan to e-mail, desktop, FTP server, network folder (SMB), USB memory



Document filing capacity*9

Main and custom folders: 20,000 pages or 3,000 files


Quick file folder: 10,000 pages or 1,000 files

Stored jobs*10

Copy, print, scan, fax transmission

Storage folders

Quick file folder, main folder, custom folder (max. 1,000 folders)

Confidential storage

Password protection




1,200 x 1,200 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi, 9,600 (equivalent) x 600 dpi,


USB 2.0



Supported OS

Windows Server® 2003/2008/2012, Windows® XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7/8


Mac OS Mac OS X 10.4, X10.5, X10.6, X10.7, X10.8

Network protocols

TCP/IP (lPv4, IPv6), IPX/SPX (NetWare), NetBEUI, EtherTalk (AppleTalk)

Printing protocols

LPR, Raw TCP (port 9100), POP3 (e-mail printing), HTTP, Novell Printserver application with NDS and Bindery, FTP for downloading print files, EtherTalk printing, IPP

PDL (emulation)

Standard: PCL 6 emulation, Genuine Adobe® PostScript® 3


Option*12: XPS

Available fonts

80 fonts for PCL, 136 fonts for PS3 emulation Genuine Adobe® PostScript®

(optional MX-FX11 required)


Compression method


Communication protocol

Super G3/G3

Transmission time

Less than 3 seconds*11

Modem speed

33,600 bps to 2,400 bps with automatic fallback

Transmission resolution

From Standard (203.2 x 97.8 dpi) to Ultra Fine (406.4 x 391 dpi)

Recording width

A3 to A5


1GB (built-in)

Grey scale levels

Equivalent to 256 levels

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