Sharp MX-5500N Driver

Sharp MX-5500N Driver

The Sharp MX-5500N model of printer is a high-speed color multifunction digital document system with a 1 GHz multitasking controller. Similarly, the general functions include the ability to print, copy, network print, network scan, Sharpdesk, fax, and document filing. In the copy system, users can find the standard laser print technology, dry transfer, organic photoconductor ultra-fine toners. The copy mode is compatible with envelopes, letters, letter-R, legal, ledger media sizes.

Sharp MX-5500N Driver for Windows

Filename Size Download
PCL PS PPD XPS Driver for windows 32 (Recommended) 48.82 MB Download
PCL PS PPD XPS Driver for windows 64 (Recommended) 30.27 MB Download
PC-FAX TWAIN Sharp Status Monitor Driver for (Recommended) 47.70 MB Download

Driver and Software for Mac OS

Filename Size Download
Driver for Mac OS X 10.10 to 2.40 MB Download
Driver for Mac OS X 2.65 MB Download
Sharp MX-5500N Driver for Mac OS X 2.69 MB Download


The speed of the copy function is about 55 pages per minute (ppm) for black and white documents. However, the color document runs at the rate of 41 ppm for this Sharp MX-5500N printer model. The first page copy time on the platen glass takes about 4.5 seconds for the black and white document. But for the color document, the rate is about 8.4 seconds or sometimes even less. The warm-up time for the Sharp MX-5500N printer model is about 360 seconds from the connection time.

At the mode of copying, the user can reduce the output image to about 25% or increase to 400%. These changes occur at 1% increments, while the DSPF mode allows the only enlargement of 200% of the original document size. In terms of the media types, this printer is compatible with bond, plain, pre-printed, recycled, pre-punched, letterhead, and color paper. The internal memory of the device is up to 1 GB for the copier memory, but other features use 896 MB.

The hard disk size of this machine is up to 80 GB of HDD with a document filing of 40 GB. Its scanning resolution is up to 600 dpi for maximum color and monochrome. The color modes feature also comprises auto color selection, full color, dual, and single-color modes. Furthermore, the copy features include auto paper selection, rotation-copy, job selection, tandem copy, book copy, margin shift, and tab-paper insertion.