Ricoh Image

IM 430F A4 black and white MFP

  • Copy, print, scan, fax
  • Prints up to 43 ppm
  • 10.1-inch Smart Operation Panel
  • RICOH Smart Integration workflows

Account for your data and employees

Add user authentication with the optional Near Field Communications Card Reader and restrict access to critical information and controls to only authorised users. Use Locked Print for secure release of printed documents. The built-in Hard Disk Drive offers embedded encryption for transmitted data and the DataOverwrite Security System deletes latent images left on the hard drive.

Share in the cloud

Customise document management workflows using cloud connectivity. With the embedded web browser, you can grab information online and from cloud-based storage and service sites. Plus, use optional RICOH Smart Integration Workflows to automate how you print and share it. 

  1. Place personalisation at your fingertips
    Perform everyday tasks with speed and precision via the large 10.1” LCD touch screen
  2. Go digital where it needs to be
    Digitise documents with the Single Pass Document Feeder and scan up to 80 duplex images per minute (ipm)
  3. Discover mobile convenience
    Use RICOH Smart Device Connector app to scan originals at the device and send them to your personal device
  4. Do more, conserve more
    Designed to be quieter and more eco-friendly, the IM 430F achieves Typical Electricity Consumption of 1.8kWh/week
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Copy, print, scan, fax
320 GB
Memory - standard
2 GB
Operation panel
10.1-inch tilting colour Smart Operation Panel
Physical dimensions (WxDxH)—mainframe
476 x 442 x 510 mm
Physical dimensions (WxDxH)—other
614 x 508 x 949 mm—mainframe with 4 trays, offline stapler, and caster table
370 x 392 x 95 mm—250-sheet paper bank PB1110
370 x 392 x 124 mm—500-sheet paper bank PB1120
30.5 kg
4.8 kg—250-sheet paper bank PB1110
5.5 kg—500-sheet paper bank PB1120
Standard input capacity (sheets)
Maximum input capacity (sheets)
Standard output capacity (sheets)
Maximum output capacity (sheets)
Supported media
Plain paper (type not displayed), recycled paper, special paper 1–2, colour paper, letterhead, pre-printed paper, OHP, label paper, envelope
Paper thickness
52–65 g/m2—thin paper
66–74 g/m2—plain paper 1
75–90 g/m2—plain paper 2
91–105 g/m2—middle thick
106–130 g/m2—thick paper 1
131–162 g/m2—thick paper 2
163–256 g/m2—thick paper 3
Maximum paper size
Media weight (g/m2)
Interfaces - standard

10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T (Gigabit Ethernet)
USB Host 2.0

Smart operation panel
SD card slot
USB Host Type A—USB Flash memory
USB Host Type A—camera
USB Host Type mini B—for NFC card reader

Interfaces - optional
One of these can be installed:
USB Device Server (additional Ethernet/Gigabit Ethernet port)
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n (Wireless LAN)
IEEE 1284
Extended USB board
File format converter
Network protocols - standard
TCP/IP (IPv4, IPv6)
Copy speed

Single document, multiple copies
43 cpm—via platen
40 cpm—via SPDF

Multiple documents, single copy
37 cpm—via SPDF

First copy time
5.9 seconds or less—A4 SEF, via platen
6.5 seconds or less—A4 SEF, via SPDF
Copy resolution
600 x 600 dpi—platen
600 x 300 dpi—SPDF, 200%
600 x 600 dpi—SPDF, 201%
256 levels
Zoom range
25%–400% in 1% steps
Enlargement ratios
141%, 200%
Reduction ratios
93%, 71%, 50%
Copy modes
Text, Text/Photo, Photo, Copied; default
Auto text and photo separation (printed, glossy, copied)
Duplex copy
Simplex to duplex, duplex to duplex, book to duplex, front and back to duplex
Book copy
Booklet, magazine, layout and booklet
ID card copy
Print speed black and white
43 ppm—A4 LEF, simplex
37 ppm—A4 LEF, duplex
First print time
4.5 seconds or less
Printing process
Dry, single-component electrophotographic printing with LED
Print resolution
1,200 x 1,200 dpi
Page description languages (PDLs)

PCL 5e, PCL 6, PostScript 3 emulation, PDF Direct emulation

Genuine Adobe PostScript 3, PDF Direct from Adobe, XPS Direct Print, IPDS

Printer drivers
PCL 5e, PCL 6, PostScript 3
Duplex printing
Mobile printing
Print from USB/SD
Maximum printable area
211.3 x 356 mm
Scan speed

A4 SEF, via SPDF, 200 dpi, black and white 1-bit, MMR compression
40 ipm or faster—simplex
80 ipm or faster—duplex

A4, via SPDF, 200 dpi, 300 dpi 
43.4 ipm

Scan methods

Scan to USB/SD, Scan to email, Scan to folder (SMB, FTP), Scan to URL, Scan to PDF/A, Scan to searchable PDF (embedded), Scan to digitally signed PDF

Scan resolution
100 dpi, 200 dpi (default), 300 dpi, 400 dpi, 600 dpi
Scan to file types
Single-and multi-page TIFF
Single page JPEG
Single- and multi-page PDF, PDF/A
Single- and multi-page high compression PDF
Scan to file type support

Single-and multi-page TIFF 
Black and white 1-bit—MH, MR, MMR, compression on 
Compression off—yes

Single-page JPEG 
Greyscale or full colour—JPEG, compression on

Single- and multi-page PDF
Black and white 1-bit—MH, MR, MMR, JBIG2, compression on
Greyscale or full colour—JPEG, compression on
Black and white 1-bit, greyscale, full colour—compression off

Single- and multi-page PDF/A 
Black and white 1-bit—MH, MR, MMR, JBIG2, compression on
Greyscale or full colour—JPEG, compression on
Compression off—yes

Single- and multi-page high compression PDF
Greyscale or full colour JPEG—compression on
Compression off—yes

Scan to email
SMTP gateway, TCP/IP

SMTP authentication, POP before SMTP authentication

Scan resolution 
100 dpi, 200 dpi (default), 300 dpi, 400 dpi, 600 dpi

Scan to email file types 

Scan to email—other features

Scan to email size 
With restriction—128–102,400 KB
Without restriction—725 MB

Maximum email addresses per send 
From HDD—500
Direct input—100
Via LDAP—100

Email addresses stored in HDD
Maximum email addresses—2,000
Maximum group addresses—100 groups, 500 address per group
Maintain email addresses—2,000

Search method
By name and email address

Body message
Manual input
User pre-registered
Preset message

Input subject
Manual input
User pre-registered
Preset message

Input file name

LDAP search 

Simultaneous transmission 
132 maximum destinations

To, cc, bcc

Program user settings

Divide and send 
Divide by page or size; default divide by size

Note: If the sent file is larger than the email size restriction, it will be divided into multiple sends. The size restrictions of the email recipient may also impact the send.

Yes—maximum 3 attempts / No; default Yes

Maximum addresses per send when combined with Scan to folder
Via address book
500—selectable addresses or input
500—addresses allowed in a single operation
550—combination of addresses

Manual input
100—selectable addresses or input
500—addresses allowed in a single operation
550—combination of addresses

Scan to folder


Client folder logon, encryption of logon name and password during transmission

Scan resolution 
100 pi, 200 dpi (default), 300 dpi, 400 dpi, 600 dpi

Search for client folders 
SMB—browsing directly to the designated folder

Scan to folder file types 
Single- and multi-page
TIFF, PDF, high-compression PDF, PDF/A, encrypted PDF, searchable PDF


Scan to folder—other features

Client folder addresses stored in HDD 
Maximum registered folder addresses—2,000

Maintain folder addresses 
Via operation panel, SmartDeviceMonitor for Admin, Web Image Monitor

Destination folder address input via operation panel 
SMB—Network path>Client folder>Password
FTP—Server>Network path>User account>Password

Homefolder over LDAP 

Maximum client folders/PCs per send 
50 folders

Simultaneous transmission 
500 maximum destinations

Maximum group addresses 
100 destinations—32 to folder, 100 to email

Input file name 

Insert subject 

Scan to file size 
2,000 MB

When combined with Scan to email 
128–102,400 KB; default 2,048 KB—with restriction
725 MB—without restriction

Note: File size depends on the selected Scan to email file size restriction.

Program registration 
Up to 25 programs

Yes—maximum 3 attempts, No; default Yes

Maximum addresses per send when combined with Scan to email
Via address book
50—selectable addresses or input
50—addresses allowed in a single operation
550—combination of addresses

Manual input
50—selectable addresses or input
50—addresses allowed in a single operation
550—combination of addresses

TWAIN scanning

Scan mode 
Standard, Photo, OCR, Filing

Scan resolution
Black and white
100–1,200 dpi

100–600 dpi

TWAIN scanning—other features

Image adjustment 
Brightness, Contrast, Threshold, Gamma Adjustment, Half-tone Pattern

Date, Page number, Text

Stamp originals

Supported operating systems 
Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016

Fax types
G3 fax, Internet fax, IP fax, LAN-Fax, Paperless fax, Direct SMTP fax
Fax circuit
Fax compatibilty
ITU-T (CCITT), G3—maximum 1 line
Fax scanning speed
28 spm
Fax modem speed
2,400 bps–33.6 Kbps—G3, standard with automatic shift down
Fax compression methods
Fax resolution
200 x 100 dpi—8 x 3.85 lines/mm
200 x 200 dpi—8 x 7.7 lines/mm
G3 fax transmission speed

100 x 200 dpi
2 seconds approximately—JBIG, ITU-T No. 1 chart, TTI off, memory transmission
3 seconds approximately—MMR, ITU-T No. 1 chart, TTI off, memory transmission

Page memory size
4 MB—approximately 320 pages
Fax SAF memory capacity
4 MB—approximately 320 pages
Quick dials
2,000 numbers
DataOverwriteSecurity System (DOSS) – Standard
DataOverwriteSecurity System (DOSS) – Optional
Type M19—available to customers who require a Common Criteria certified DOS function before the mainframe obtains it
HDD, PDF, Secure print encryption
Authentication password encryption
Encryption of data sent via Scan to email and Fax forwarding (S/MIME)
User authentication—Windows and LDAP via Kerberos, Basic, User Code
802.1x wired authentication
Wireless LAN security (WEP, WPA2, 11i)
Quota setting 
WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) support
Windows 7
Windows 8.1
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows 10
Windows Server 2016
OS X Native v10.10 or later—PostScript 3 only
Sun Solaris—10
HP-UX—11.x, 11iv2, 11iv3
Red Hat Linux—Enterprise, v4, v5, v6
SCO OpenServer—5.0.7, 6.0
IBM AIX—6.1, 7.1, 7.2
Environment—R/3, S/4
Platforms—SAP R/3 (release versions 3.0 and above), SAP R/3 Enterprise, mySAP ERP (2004 and higher), SAP HANA
Page description language—PCL
Character sets—Latin-1, Latin-2, Unicode
Supported features—Input/output bin, Duplex, Resolution, Collation, EconoMode/Toner saving, Page protect, Auto tray change/Opt tray select ,User authentication
Barcode fonts—Code 128, Code 39, Code 93, Codabar, 2 of 5, MSI, USPS POSTNET, EAN/UPC
OCR fonts—OCR A, OCR B
@Remote Embedded
Web Image Monitor
RICOH Streamline NX v2 and v3
GlobalScan NX
Enhanced Locked Print NX v2 and FlexRelease Server v2
FlexRelease CX
Card Authentication Package v2 and Enterprise Server v2
Device Manager NX Lite and Accounting
Printer Driver Packager NX
Device Manager NX Pro and Enterprise
RICOH @Remote Connector NX
Mobile apps
Smart Device Connector
Power source
220–240 V, 7 Amps, 50/60 Hz—Asia Pacific
110 V, 12 Amps, 60 Hz—Taiwan
Power consumption
1,290 W or less—maximum power, guaranteed
625 W—printing, nominal
91.5 W—Ready Mode, nominal
0.79 W—Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode), nominal
Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC)
1.8 kWh
Warm-up time
22 seconds or less—Quick Mode
49.3 seconds or less—Without Quick Mode
Power saving mode
1 minute; default shift time—Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode)
Recovery time
10 seconds or less—Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode)
Energy saving standards
Energy Star
Green labels
Thai Green Label Scheme, Hong Kong Energy Efficiency Labelling Scheme, Blue Angel Mark (BAM)
Safety standards
EN 60950-1:2006+A11
EN 60950-1:2009+A1
EN 60950-1:2010+A12
EN 60950-1:2011+A2
EN 60950-1:2013
Identification of plastic components
All plastic components are identified in accordance with ISO 11469 standards.