The Ricoh IM 3500 Black and White MFP

What Can It Do?

The Ricoh IM 3500 is a black and white laser MFP, and it can simplify your workflows to expedite workloads. Printing at a speed of up to 35 pages per minute, it can scan, copy, and comes with a fax option.


The 3500 can produce a print resolution of up to 1200 x 1200 dpi and features a maximum paper capacity of up to 4700 pages. You get to use cloud-based automated tools with it to enhance your everyday tasks.

The printing process includes a single laser beam that can scan and use electro-photographic printing. Assigning tasks is done through a 10.1-inch smart control panel that is very easy to operate and allows you to send your commands to the copier conveniently. It takes less than 4 seconds to print out the first page and takes 19 seconds to warm up.


The copier comes with an internal system memory of 2 GB and can print a maximum of 1000 copies. Apart from that, this machine also features automatic duplexing.

Media Types

The zoom on this Ricoh ranges from 25 percent to 400 percent with 1 percent increments. The copier supports a range of different paper sizes in the two trays that it comes with. There is a bypass tray also included. Tray 1 and Tray 2 support legal, letter, ledger, envelopes, HLT, B4 to B6, A3 to A6. The bypass tray supports legal letter size, ledgers, envelopes, HLT, B4 to B6, A3 to A6, and custom sizes.

The paper types that this machine supports include recycled, plain, letterhead, color, special, cardstock, bond, and others. Its standard paper capacity is 1200 sheets, while you can up the ante and increase the capacity to 4700 sheets.

It’s a pretty powerful MFP suitable for small to mid-sized workspaces, and you can buy or lease it in Kansas City Copier at affordable rates.