Fast and efficient colour laser printers

The SP C831DN is an A3 colour laser printer with an output speed of 55 A4 pages per minute making it a highly productive solution for departmental use. With optional Wi-Fi connectivity the SP C831DN can be located anywhere in the office for flexibility and convenience. The standard 250 GB hard drive mean that this versatile colour printer can manage large print jobs with ease making short work of print queues. The SP C831DN is also easy to operate via a large 4.3-inch colour touch panel.

  • Maximum 4,400 sheets paper capacity
  • Comprehensive online finishing options
  • Low Total Electricity Consumption
  • Duplex functionality for double sided printing


Technology: Laser

Warm-up time: 25 seconds

First output speed: Full colour: 5.1 seconds

B/W: 3.4 seconds

Print speed: 45/55 pages per minute

CPU: Intel Celeron-M: 600 MHz ( SP C830DN ) , 1 GHz ( SP C831DN )

Memory: Standard: 512 MB

Maximum: 1.5 GB

HDD: Standard ( SP C831DN ) : 250 GB

Option ( SP C830DN ) : 250 GB

Dimensions (W x D x H): 670 x 684 x 640 mm

Weight: 97 kg

Power source: 220 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz

Duty cycle: 200,000 prints per month


Printer language: Standard: PCL5c, PCL6, Adobe® PostScript® 3™, PDF

Option: IPDS, PictBridge

Print resolution: 300 dpi, 600 dpi, 1,200 dpi

Fonts: PCL: TrueType: 45 fonts, International fonts: 13 Intellifonts

PS3: 136 fonts

Option: IPDS (108 fonts)

Interface: Standard: USB 2.0, USB Host I/F, Ethernet 10 base-T/100 base-TX

Option: Bi-directional IEEE 1284, Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11a/b/g), Gigabit Ethernet

Network protocol: TCP/IP (IP v6), Bonjour, IPX/SPX (Option)

Windows® environments: Windows® XP, Windows® Vista, Windows® 7, Windows® Server 2003, Windows® Server 2008, Windows® Server 2008R2

Mac OS environments: Macintosh OS X Native v10.4 or later


Recommended paper size: A3, A4, A5, A6, B4, B5

Paper input capacity: Maximum: 4,400 sheets

Paper output capacity: Maximum: 4,000 sheets

Paper weight: Standard paper tray(s): 52 - 256 g/m²

Optional paper tray(s): 52 - 256 g/m²

Side LCT: 60 - 256 g/m²

Bypass tray: 52 - 300 g/m²

Duplex tray: 52 - 169 g/m²

Media capability: Plain paper, Recycled paper, Colour paper, Letterhead, Pre-printed paper, Special paper, Envelopes, Bond, Cardstock, Coated paper, Label paper


Authentication: Windows® authentication, LDAP authentication, Basic authentication, User code authentication, 802.1.x wired authentication


Power consumption: Maximum: 1,700 W

Ready mode: 81 W

Sleep mode: 1.6 W

TEC (Typical Electricity Consumption): 2.79 kW/h


Standard: Web Image Monitor

Smart Device Monitor for Client/Admin, Web Smart Device Monitor, Desktop Binder V2 Lite can be downloaded from website for free


  • 1 x 550-sheet paper tray
  • 2 x 550-sheet paper tray
  • 2,000-sheet large capacity tray
  • 1,200-sheet side large capacity tray
  • Bridge unit
  • 3,000-sheet finisher
  • 2,000-sheet booklet finisher
  • Punch kits
  • 4-bin mailbox
  • Jogger unit
  • Cabinet
  • Hard Disk Drive
  • RAM (512/1,024 MB)
  • Bi-directional IEEE 1284
  • Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11a/b/g)
  • Gigabit Ethernet
  • VM Card
  • Netware
  • Pictbridge
  • IPDS unit


Toner capacity: Black: 23,500 prints

Cyan: 27,000 prints

Magenta: 27,000 prints

Yellow: 27,000 prints

Consumable yield measuring method ISO/IEC 19798

For availability of models, options and software, please get in touch with Sterling Business Systems.


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