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Sharp AR-168S Multifunction Printer-Scanner-Copier

Sharp AR-168S Multifunction Printer-Scanner-Copier
Sharp AR-168S Multifunction Printer-Scanner-Copier
  • Digital simplex copier-based monochrome desktop MFP
  • Printer : up to 16 pages per minute, 600 dpi, Standard: IEEE 1284 (ECP) parallel port, USB 2.0
  • Scanner : Scan Right from Your PC on 600 x 1200 , USB 2.0/1.1
  • Copier : up to 99 multi copy, 16 copies per minute
  • Memory: 32 MB
  • Paper Capacity standard 250 sheets
  • Optional: Fax, Network Scanning, External Print Server,Drum Unit, Toner
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General Information

Category:Document ImagingManufacturer:Sharp
Type:Copier, Printer, ScannerModel:AR-168S

The AR-168S Digital IMAGER combines leading edge features with flexible functionality all in a compact desktop design. With a 30-sheet document feeder, electronic sorting, and a 250-sheet paper tray, the AR-168S is well equipped to deliver the productivity required in today's fast-paced office environments. And with options that include Super G3 fax, PCL6 network printing, and network scanning, the AR-168S can easily grow with your business.

  • High-quality 600 dpi output at a fast 16 pages-per-minute
  • Hefty 250-sheet paper supply, upgradeable to 500 sheets for added productivity
  • Versatile 50-sheet bypass tray enables easy copying and printing onto different size paper (3 1/2" x 5 1/2" up to 8 1/2" x 14"), envelopes, labels and transparencies.
  • 30-sheet automatic document feeder allows for quick copying of multi-page originals
  • Up to 100-page electronic sorting and offset output stacking handles multiple sets with ease
  • Wide range of enlargement and reduction settings (25% to 400% zoom magnification)
  • Eight preset modes for easy image to paper sizing
  • Standard JBIG speed-enhanced printing system
High-efficiency Out-of-the-Box PC Printing
  • Host-based print controller utilizes JBIG compression, reducing the file size of jobs for faster printing
  • Standard USB 2.0 interface and IEEE 1284 bi-directional parallel interface provide flexible connection alternatives
  • 32 MB standard memory for fast, efficient output of big jobs
  • Speed up workflow of professional looking documents, 2-up/4-up printing, fit-to-page, and electronic sorting.
Built-in Color Scanning for Enhanced Document Flow
  • Increase productivity by converting black & white and color documents into digital files that can be shared, archived, or e-mailed
  • Easily edit, save or distribute documents electronically with Sharpdesk integrated desktop document management software
  • Eliminate the need for extra peripherals that take up valuable office space
Flexible Networking Capability (option)
  • User-friendly utilities and driver software makes for easy integration into an existing network environment
  • Simple plug-and-play, full-featured AR-NB2N Network Expansion Kit option offers PCL6 network printing, walk-up network scanning, web-based device management and more.
  • Option enables all network users to Scan to Email, Scan to Desktop, Scan to FTP, Scan to URL and Scan to Print, enhancing workflow and increasing productivity
  • PCL6 print emulation processes even large jobs quickly
  • Backward compatible with PCL5e for predictable printing of even older documents
  • Printer Administration Utility allows for easy management of any SNMP-compliant printer on the network, right from your desktop
  • View the status of print jobs and printer conditions through an easy-to-use Print Status Monitor graphical interface
  • Password-protected Web-based management provides user and administrator with many timesaving tools, such as device configuration, scan destination management, feature control, Remote E-mail Diagnostics, IP/MAC Address Filtering and more
  • My Sharp, a new dedicated customer-care website, allows users to locate resources and find information specific to your Sharp Digital IMAGER (available Spring 2004, ask your local authorized Sharp dealer)
Fax Option for Expanded Functionality
  • AR-FX9 Super G3 Fax Kit expands functionality to include fax capabilities
  • Super G3 modem speed (up to 33.6 kbps) of 3 seconds per page
  • 256 grayscale with standard, fine and superfine resolution for crisp, clear output
  • 2 MB memory, holds up to 120 pages
  • Fast and easy transmissions with 18 rapid dials, 100 speed dials and group dials/broadcasting to reach up to 18 groups and 100 destinations

  • AR-168S comes standard with
    • Dry electrostatic transfer system
    • Digital Simplex Copier
    • 200 Sheets Output Tray Capacity
    • 32 MB Shared Memory
    • standard color PC scanning
  • Product Manual

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  • Sharp started in 1912 manufacturing snap belt buckle. Today it is the worldwide leader of manufacturing appliances, industrial equipment and office solutions that are changing the lives of people.
    Sharp produces a variety of projectors, monitors, photocopiers, laser printers, point of sale technologies and electronic cash registers, LCD televisions, mobile phones, fax machines, home cinema and audio systems, microwave ovens, air purification systems and calculators. Its popular products are the LCD TVs, HTSB200 2.1 Sound Bar Audio System and home theater audio system with its 2.1-channel surround sound environment.
    Sharp is dedicated to improve the lives of people through the use of advanced technology, innovation, design, value and quality. Sharp remains focused on creating strong and successful brands that will be recognized worldwide as market leaders. It is proud of its accomplishments and eagerly awaits the future.

  • Specifications

    Copying Speed16 PPM
    Automatic DuplexNo
    Original SizeMax. 8.5" x 14"
    Paper Feed1 - 250 sheet paper tray
    Print Speed16 PPM
    Page Description LanguageSharp Print Language with Compression
    Full color PC ScanningTWAIN compliant PC Scanning
    Copy SystemDry, electrostatic
    OriginalsSheets, bound documents
    Copy Size3.5" x 5.5" to 8.5" x 14"
    Continuous CopyMax. 99
    Magnification25 - 400% / with 8 presets
    Memory32 MB (Shared)
    Resolution600 dpi
    First-Copy Time9.6 seconds / 25 seconds
    Print Size8.5" x 11"
    8.5" x 14"
    Resolution / Print Quality600 dpi
    Computer InterfaceIEEE 1284 parallel/USB-2.0
    Print ControllerSharp SPLC
    Auto SwitchingN/A
    Print Driver SupportWindows® 98, ME, NT4, 2000, XP
    Resident FontsN/A
    Print Paper FeedPaper tray/Bypass tray
    PC Scanner
    TypeFull color / monochrome
    Original typeFlat bed / sheet fed w/ADF
    Original SizeMax. 8.5" x 14"
    Optical Resolution600 x 1200 dpi
    InterfaceUSB 2.0
    Optional AR-NB2N Network Expansion Kit
    Network PrintingPCL6/5e
    Network ScanningScan-to-Email, Scan-to-Desktop, Scan-to-FTP
    Web-based ManagementImager Home Page
    Sharp UtilitiesPrinter Administration Utility, Sharp Monitor, Sharpdesk™ Lite Document Management Software with Composer and OCR (3 user license)
    General Specifications
    Warm-Up Time0 seconds
    Original Feed SystemSingle Pass Feeder
    Fusing SystemHeat and pressure
    Developer SystemMagnetic brush develoment
    Exposure SystemStationary platen with automatic exposure
    Light SourceTri-Color CCD light source
    Gradation256 Levels
    Required Power Supply120vac 60hz
    ENERGY STAR®Yes - As an ENERGY STAR® partner, Sharp has determined that this product meets the ENERGY STAR® guidelines for energy efficiency. ENERGY STAR is a U.S. registered mark.
    WeightApprox. 42.3 lbs.
    Dimensions20.4" (w) x 19.8" (d) x 15" (h)
    Optional Equipment250 sheet paper tray, Super G3 facsimile kit, External Print Server, PCL6 Network Printing/Network Scanning Expansion Kit, Postscript level 3 Expansion kit, Cabinet
    • Terms and Conditions Apply
    • Company has the right to change product specification without any prior notification

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    [AR-152DR] OPC Drum (1 piece)

    Paper Handling for AR-168S

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    [AR-152MD] Developer (carton of 10 AR-152ND)
    [AR-D16] 250 Sheet Paper Tray

    Toner Cartridge for the Sharp AR-168S

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    [AR-152MT] Toner Cartridge (carton of 10 AR-152NT)

    Upgrade and Accessories for AR-168S

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    [AR-150ABS] Copier Stand (no door)
    [AR-150ABD] Copier Stand (with door)
    [AR-NB2N] PCL6 Network Printing/Network Scanning Expansion Kit
    [AR-PS3100] External Print Server
    [AR-FX9] Super G3 Fax Kit
    [AR-PK1N] Sharp AR-PK1N PostScript Chip $ 545.00
    [AR-152MD] Developer (carton of 10 AR-152ND)
    Customer Testimonials

    "I have a very old relation with Clary Business Machines to shop, because i am working for other stores where i am selling electronic items like scanner, printers, home shredders & am always buying it from them, because they never cheat a single penny in price or handling, i always saw the lowest price in their store as compare to other store who selling this kind of items, also they have only top branded products.I am really satisfied and must recommend you to shop from Clary Business Machines. Thanks"


    "I have used Clary several times. They are great to work with--knowledgeable, responsive, and reliable. I once had an issue with a print I purchased from them and they addressed it as soon as humanly possible and had a replacement overnighted to me the next day. I would strongly recommend Clary. "

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    Starting Price: $763.00
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    Running Total: $763.00
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