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IM C6500 A3 colour MFP

  • Copy, print, scan, optional fax
  • Prints up to 65 ppm
  • 8,100-sheet max input
  • Continuous updates via RICOH Always Current Technology

    Work faster, smarter and brighter

    RICOH IM C6500 extends production-like performance and efficiency to your office environment with impressive print speeds of 65 pages per minute. From creation to output, they bring high-quality colour prints and productivity to your business, maximising your return on investment.

    Navigate with ease, even remotely

    With the intuitive 10.1-inch Smart Operation Panel, you can navigate easily on the touch screen with simple tap and swipe gestures. When out of the office, a variety of mobile connectivity options allows you to print and scan remotely direct to the office network or cloud from any smart device with built-in support for NFC, AirPrint or Mopria®. And with unique support applications from RICOH Smart Integration, we have you completely covered.


  1. Showcase ideas in vivid colour  
    Produce presentations, brochures, postcards and more without compromising speed, quality or options.
  2. Work remotely with mobile convenience 
    Go with the flow and share ideas with the RICOH Smart Device Connector app. Print directly from your smartphone or tablet.
  3. Work faster
    Check settings, add widgets, toggle between tasks with incredible speed with the responsive 10.1'' Smart Operation Panel. 
  4. Share across borders
    Download the latest cloud services, software and online apps to ensure your best ideas can be shared anywhere from the intuitive 10.1'' LCD touch screen.

Specifications

Functions
Copy, print, scan, optional fax
HDD
640 GB (320 GB x 2)
Memory - standard
4 GB
Operation panel
10.1-inch Smart Operation Panel (G2.5)
Physical dimensions (WxDxH)—mainframe
750 x 880 x 1,225 mm
Physical dimensions (WxDxH)—other
869 x 730 x 658 mm—2,200-sheet LCT RT4070
352 x 540 x 625 mm—4,400-sheet LCT RT4060
520 x 514 x 207 mm—A3 Tray Type M26
350 x 513 x 192 mm—Copy Tray Type M42
540 x 600 x 660 mm—9-bin Mailbox CS4010
218 x 173 x 55 mm—Small Paper Feeding Unit Type M37
657 x 730 x 980 mm—2,000-sheet Booklet Finisher SR4160
657 x 730 x 980 mm—3,000-sheet Finisher SR4150 
806 x 730 x 980 mm—3,000-sheet Finisher SR4140
209 x 730 x 980 mm—Multi-Folding Unit FD4010
470 x 730 x 980 mm—Multi-Folding Unit FD4020
540 x 730 x 1,270 mm—Cover Interposer CI4050 
500 x 600 x 600 mm—Cover Interposer CI4040
143 x 539 x 218 mm—Output Jogger Type M25
Weight—mainframe
250 kg or less
Weight—other
83 kg or less—2,200-sheet LCT RT4070
21.3 kg or less—4,400-sheet LCT RT4060
11 kg—A3 Tray Type M26
2.2 kg or less—Copy Tray Type M42
15 kg or less—9-bin Mailbox CS4010
0.19 kg—Small Paper Feeding Unit Type M37
58 kg or less—2,000-sheet Booklet Finisher SR4160
61 kg or less—2,000-sheet Booklet Finisher SR4160 with punch unit
38 kg or less—3,000-sheet Finisher SR4150 
41 kg or less—3,000-sheet Finisher SR4150 with punch unit
77 kg or less—3,000-sheet Finisher SR4140
45 kg or less—Multi-Folding Unit FD4010
92 kg—Multi-Folding Unit FD4020
45 kg or less—Cover Interposer CI4050
12 kg or less—Cover Interposer CI4040
2 kg or less—Output Jogger Type M25

 

Standard input capacity (sheets)
3,700
Maximum input capacity (sheets)
8,100
Maximum output capacity (sheets)
3,500
Supported media

Plain paper1, recycled paper, colour paper, special paper 1–3, letterhead, pre-printed paper, pre-punched paper, bond paper, card stock, thin paper, plain paper 1–2, middle thick, thick paper 1–4

1—Not displayed as paper type

Paper thickness
52.3–65.9 g/m2—thin paper
66–80.9 g/m2—plain paper 1
81–100.9 g/m2—plain paper 2
101–127.4 g/m2—middle thick paper
127.5–150 g/m2—thick paper 1
150.1–216 g/m2—thick paper 2
216.1–256 g/m2—thick paper 3
256.1–300 g/m2—thick paper 4
Maximum paper size
SRA3++
Media weight (g/m2)
52.3–300
Interfaces - standard
Mainframe
10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T (Gigabit Ethernet)
USB Host Type A—2 ports 
USB Device Type B—1 port

Smart Operation Panel
IEEE 802.11 b/g/n (Wireless LAN)1
Bluetooth 4.22
SD Card Slot—SDHC memory card
USB Host Type A—USB Flash memory 
USB Host Type A—1 port for USB keyboard (optional)2
USB Host Type mini B—for NFC card reader (optional)2
microSD card slot—ROM storage expansion2
NFC Tag2

1—Limited printing for a peer-to-peer mobile device via RICOH Smart Device Connector
2—Cannot be used for printing
Interfaces - optional

IEEE 1284
Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n)1
Device Server Option Type M37 (additional NIC port)
Copy Connector Type M25

1—Cannot be used with Bluetooth at the same time

Network protocols - standard
TCP/IP (IPv4, IPv6)
Copy speed
65 cpm
First copy time
5.5 seconds—black and white
7.5 seconds—colour
Copy resolution
600 x 600 dpi
Maximum size
323 x 480 mm
Zoom range
25%–400% in 1% steps
Enlargement ratios
400%, 200%, 141%, 122%, 115%
Reduction ratios
93%, 82%, 75%, 71%, 65%, 50%, 25%
Duplex copy
Simplex to duplex, duplex to duplex—with SPDF, book to duplex, front and back to duplex
Book copy
Booklet, magazine, layout, and booklet
ID card copy
Supported
Magnification
Directional magnification, Directional size magnification
Punch
Supported—with finisher
Print speed colour
65 ppm—A4 LEF
34.5 ppm—A3 SEF
72.5 ppm—A5 LEF
Print speed black and white
65 ppm—A4 LEF
34.5 ppm—A3 SEF
72.5 ppm—A5 LEF
First print time
5.5 seconds or less—black and white; 7.5 seconds or less—colour
Printing process
4-drum dry electrostatic transfer system with internal transfer belt
Print resolution
1,200 x 4,800 dpi—when printing
2,400 x 4,800 dpi—when copying
Page description languages (PDLs)

Standard
PCL 5c, PCL 6, PostScript3 emulation, PDF Direct emulation

Optional
Adobe PostScript 3, Adobe PDF Direct, XPS, IPDS

Printer drivers

Standard
PCL 5c, PCL 6, PostScript3 emulation

Optional
Adobe PostScript 3

Duplex printing
Standard
Mobile printing
AirPrint, Mopria®, RICOH Smart Device Connector
Print from USB/SD
Supported
Maximum printable area
323 x 480 mm
Scan speed
A4 LEF via SPDF
120 ipm—simplex
240 ipm—duplex
Scan methods
Scan to USB/SD, Scan to email, Scan to folder (SMB, FTP), Scan to URL, Scan to PDF/A, Scan to digitally signed PDF, Scan to searchable PDF (embedded)
Scan resolution
100 dpi, 150 dpi, 200 dpi (default), 300 dpi, 400 dpi, 600 dpi, 1,200 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
Black and white 1-bit, black and white greyscale, full colour—compression off 

Single-page JPEG 
Black and white greyscale, full colour—compression on

Single- and multi-page PDF, PDF/A
Black and white 1-bit—MH, MR, MMR, JBIG2, black and white greyscale JPEG, full colour JPEG—compression on 
Black and white 1-bit, black and white greyscale, full colour—compression off 
 
Single- and multi-page High-Compression PDF 
Black and white greyscale, full colour JPEG, JPEG 2000—compression on
Scan to email

Protocols 
SMTP gateway, TCP/IP 

Authentication
SMTP authentication, POP before SMTP authentication

Scan resolution 
100 dpi, 150 dpi, 200 dpi (default), 300 dpi, 400 dpi, 600 dpi

Scan to email file types
Single-page
TIFF, JPEG, PDF, PDF/A, High-Compression PDF, Encrypted PDF, Searchable PDF

Multi-page
TIFF, PDF, PDF/A, High-Compression PDF, Encrypted PDF, Searchable PDF

Note: Optional OCR unit is required to support scanning to a searchable PDF.

Scan to email—other features

Scan to email size
128–102,400 KB—with restriction
700 MB—without restriction

Maximum email addresses per send
500—from HDD
100—direct input
100—via LDAP

Email addresses stored in HDD
Maximum email addresses—2,000
Maximum registered group addresses—100 groups, 500 addresses per group
Maintain email addresses—via operation panel, SmartDeviceMonitor for Admin, Web Image Monitor
Search method—by name, email address

Body message
Manual input—maximum 80 characters via operation panel
User pre-registered—maximum 400 characters, 80 characters over 5 lines
Preset message—This e-mail includes attached file sent from <device name>.

Input subject

Manual input—maximum 128 characters
User pre-registered—maximum 20 characters via soft key

LDAP search
Supported

Input file name
Supported

Simultaneous transmission
Maximum 550 destinations

Attention
To, Cc, Bcc

Program registration

Up to 25 programs

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.

Resend
Yes—default/No

Scan to folder

Protocols
SMB, FTP, WSD (Web Services on Devices for Scanning), DSM

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

Resolution
100 dpi, 150 dpi, 200 dpi (default), 300 dpi, 400 dpi, 600 dpi

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

Scan to folders file types
Single-page
TIFF, JPEG, PDF, PDF/A, High-Compression PDF

Multi-page
TIFF, PDF, PDF/A, High-Compression 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
Supported

Homefolder over LDAP
Supported

Maximum client folders/PCs per send
50 folders

Simultaneous transmission
550 destinations maximum when combined with Scan to email

Maximum group addresses
100 destinations from a maximum of 50 folders, 500 email addresses maximum per group

Input file name
Supported

Maximum file size
Default
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 user settings
Up to 25 programs

Resend
Yes—default/No

TWAIN scanning
Scan mode
Standard, Photo, OCR, Filing

Scan resolution
100–1,200 dpi
TWAIN scanning—other features
Scan speed—200 dpi
Black and white
115 ipm—simplex
205 ipm—duplex

Colour
115 ipm—simplex
204 ipm—duplex

Image adjustment
Brightness, Contrast, Threshold, Gamma Adjustment, Halftone Pattern

Endorse
Supported

Stamp originals
Date, Page number, Text

Supported operating systems

Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Windows Server 2008, Windows 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2019
Fax types
G3 fax, Internet fax (T.37), IP fax (T.38), LAN-Fax, Paperless fax, Direct SMTP fax
Fax circuit
PSTN, PBX
Fax compatibilty
ITU-T (CCITT), G3—maximum 3 lines
Fax scanning speed
75 spm—A4 SEF
94 spm—A4 LEF, Standard Mode
79 spm—A4 LEF, Detail Mode
38 spm—A4 LEF, Super Fine Mode
Fax modem speed
2,400 bps–33.6 Kbps—G3, standard with automatic shift down
Fax compression methods
MH, MR, MMR, JBIG
Fax resolution

Standard mode 
200 x 100 dpi—8 x 3.85 lines/mm

Detail mode
200 x 200 dpi—8 x 7.7 lines/mm

Super fine mode 
400 x 400 dpi—8 x 15.4 lines/mm
400 x 400 dpi—16 x 15.4 lines/mm

Note: Super fine mode is supported with the optional SAF memory.

G3 fax transmission speed
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
Standard—4 MB
With optional SAF memory—8 MB 
Fax SAF memory capacity
Standard—4 MB
With optional SAF memory—60 MB
Quick dials
2,000 numbers
DataOverwriteSecurity System (DOSS) – Standard
Yes
DataOverwriteSecurity System (DOSS) – Optional
Type M19—available for customers who require their devices to comply with ISO 15408 Common Criteria certification
Encryption
PDF, Secure print, WEP, WPA encryption
Authentication password encryption
Encryption of data sent via Scan to email and Fax forwarding (S/MIME)
Authentication
802.1x wired authentication
IEEE 802.11i security (WEP, WPA)
IPv6
Network user authentication
Quota setting/Account limit
User authentication—Windows and LDAP via Kerberos, basic, user code
User code authentication
Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) support
Windows
Windows 7
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows 8.1
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows 10
Windows Server 2016
Windows Server 2019
Macintosh
OS X Native v10.12 or later—PostScript 3 only
Unix
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
SAP
Environment—R/3, S/4
Platform—SAP R/3 (Release versions 3.0 and higher), SAP R/3 Enterprise, mySAP ERP (2004 and higher), SAP HANA
Page Description Language (PDL)—PCL
Character set—Latin-1, Latin-2, Unicode
Barcode fonts—Code 128, Code 39, Code 93, Codabar, 2 of 5 interleaved/Industrial/Matrix, MSI, USPS Postnet, UPC/EAN
OCR fonts—OCR A, OCR B
Other supported features—Input/Output Bin, Duplex, Stapling, Punching, Resolution, Collation, EconoMode / TonerSaving, Smoothing, Page Protect, Auto Tray Change/Optional Tray Select, User Authentication
Supported languages
Operation panel 
Japanese, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Norwegian, Danish, Swedish, Polish, Portuguese, Hungarian, Czech, Finnish, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Russian, Greek, Catalan, Turkish, Brazilian Portuguese, Korean, Thai
Standard
@Remote Embedded
Web Image Monitor 
Optional
@Remote Office 
@Remote Enterprise Pro
Global Scan NX
Card Authentication Package
Enhanced Locked Print NX
Device Manager NX Lite
Device Manager NX Accounting
RICOH Streamline NX
Mobile apps
RICOH Smart Device Connector
Power source
220–240 V, 12–10 A, 50/60 Hz
Power consumption
2,400 W or less—maximum power
1,147.4 W or less—operating power, black and white
1,270 W or less—operating power, colour
185.86 W—Ready Mode
168 W—Low Power Mode
0.74 W—Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode)
Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC)
1.201 kWh (nominal), 1.224 kWh (guaranteed)
Warm-up time
40 seconds
Power saving mode
45 minutes shift time—Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode)
15 minutes shift time—Low Power Mode
Recovery time
38 seconds—Energy Save Mode (Sleep Mode)
7.9 seconds—Low Power Mode
Safety standards
EN60950-1
EN62368-1
Identification of plastic components
All plastic components are identified in accordance with ISO 11469 standard.
Other environmental features
Eco-friendly indicator screen, System reset timer