The Ricoh IM 5000 B&W Laser MFP

The Ricoh IM 3500 is a black and white laser MFP that comes with the ability to copy, scan, and fax as an option.


This copier can print up to 50 pages per minute and produce 1200 x 1200 dpi print resolution. This unit features a paper capacity of 4700 pages at max. You can also download various add-on capabilities according to your demand and boost your workplace’s overall efficiency.

The IM 5000’s printing process is twin laser beam scanning and electro-photographic printing. Interacting with this printer is pretty easy, thanks to the 10.1-inch smart control panel that it comes with.

Printing Speed

The output speed of this Ricoh is 50 pages per minute, and it can print out the first page within 3 seconds. It will not take too long to warm up- just 19 seconds. The internal system memory comes with 2 GB, and it can print out 1000 copies at max.


The IM 5000  also comes with standard duplexing and boasts a zoom range from 25 percent to 400 percent with 1 percent increments. The machine supports various paper sizes in two trays and a bypass tray.

Media Sizes and Types

Trays 1 and 2 support legal letter size, ledger size, envelopes, HLT, B4 to B6, and A3 to A6. The bypass tray supports all these paper sizes in addition to custom sizes.

The IM 5000 also supports various paper types. These include recycled, plain, color, special, letterhead, bond, and a range of others. Its standard paper capacity is 1200 sheets that you can increase to 4700 sheets.

As a result, the unit is suitable for mid to large workplaces, and you can buy or lease this unit and many others at low costs  from Kansas City Copier.