Productive, high performance black & white printing for everyday use

B431 overview rightIf you need a black & white printer that supports the highest levels of office productivity, without straining your budget, you need the B431.

Built for speed and maximum efficiency, this easy to use desktop printer gives you the advanced productivity features that most other manufactures like to charge extra for and includes them - as standard - in a robust and compact design that’s perfect for your desktop.

A printer for every office
Highly productive print speeds, excellent fine-detail image quality for crisp, clear documents, and a design that complements today’s modern working environments combine to deliver a printer for every office.

Exceptionally easy to use
Long-lasting consumables that can be replenished in moments; automatic two-sided printing; a LCD display; a low profile design for easier document retrieval: the B431 will keep office productivity at a maximum, whether you choose the B431d for fast personal printing or the B431dn for sharing on the network.

Three-year warranty as standard
You get real peace of mind with a B431. That’s because it comes with an industry leading three-year warranty at no extra cost – a guarantee made possible by our ultra-reliable digital LED technology. 

 

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Full specifications

Configurations Available

  • Model: B431d: Duplex; B431dn: Duplex and Networked

Printer

  • Print Speed A4: 38ppm mono
  • Time to first print (TTFP) Less than 4.5 seconds
  • Warm up time Approx. 20 seconds from power save
  • Processor speed 330MHz PowerPC405

Interface and Software

  • Connectivity B431d: IEEE1284 Bi-directional parallel, Hi-Speed USB 2.0; B431dn: IEEE1284 Bi-directional parallel, Hi-Speed USB 2.0, 10/100BaseTX Ethernet
  • Printer language PCL5e, PCL6, Epson FX, IBM ProPrinter, PostScript3 emulation
  • Network & protocols 10/100BaseTX Ethernet card with internal web server for printer and network card set-up and management. Includes SMTP mail client for alerts. All major network protocols supported - TCP/IP, Netware, Ethertalk and NetBEUI. TCP/IP: ARP, IPv4/v6, ICMPv4/v6, TCP, UDP, LPR, FTP, TELNET, HTTP(IPP), BOOTP, DHCP, AutoIP, SNMPv1/v3, DNS, DDNS, uPnP, Bonjour, WINS, SSL/TLS, SMTP, SNTP, Windows Rally(WSD-Print, LLTD), SLP, NetBIOS over TCP, JetDirect protocols; Netware 3.x, 4.x, 5.x, and 6 with full NDS and NDPS support:- QServer over IP and IPX, R-Printer, N-Printer, NCP, SPX, IPX, SAP, RIP; Ethertalk: ELAP, AARP, DDP, AEP, NBP, ZIP, RTMP, ATP, PAP; NetBEUI: SMB, NetBIOS; Other: EAP (B431dn only)
  • OS Compatibility Windows 2000 / 2003 / 2003 x64 / XP / XP x64 / Server 2008 (32-bit & 64-bit) / Server 2008 R2 (64-bit) / Vista (32-bit & 64-bit) / 7 (32-bit & 64-bit); Linux PPD; Mac OS 10.3.9 or greater
  • Utilities B431d: Template Manager, Configuration Tool, Op-Panel Download Utility, Print Control Server, Print Control Client, Storage Device Manager; B431dn: Template Manager, Print Control Server, Print Control Client, PrintSuperVision.net, OKI LPR, Network Extension, Network Card Setup, Configuration Tool, Op-Panel Download Utility, Storage Device Manager

Typefaces

  • Printer fonts 87 scalable PCL and 136 PostScript fonts, 2 bitmap fonts, OCR-A/B
  • Dot matrix fonts Epson FX and IBM PPR at various pitches
  • Barcodes 12 types of one dimension with 28 variations: UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN/JAN-8, EAN/JAN-13, Interleaved2of5, Code39, Code 128, EAN/UCC-128, CODABAR, ZIP+4POSTNET, Customer barcode, USPS Zip Barcode, 1 type of two dimension: PDF417

Print quality

  • Resolution 1200 x 1200dpi

Paper Handling

  • Paper capacity Tray 1: 250 sheets of 80gsm; Multi-purpose tray: 100 sheets of 80gsm
  • Paper capacity optional tray Tray 2: 530 sheets of 80gsm
  • Maximum paper capacity 880 sheets of 80gsm
  • Paper sizes Tray 1: A4, A5, B5(JIS), A6, Letter, Legal 13, Legal 14, Executive, Statement; Tray 2: A4, A5, B5(JIS), Letter, Legal 13, Legal 14, Executive; Multi-purpose tray: A4, A5, B5(JIS), A6, Letter, Legal 13, Legal 14, Executive, Statement, Envelopes: Monarch, Com-9, Com-10, DL, C5, C6, Custom Size (up to 1200mm length including banners); Duplex: A4, B5(JIS), Letter, up to Legal 14, Executive
  • Paper weight Tray 1/2: 60 to 120gsm; Multi-purpose tray: 60 to 163gsm; Duplex: 60 to 120gsm
  • Duplex Standard
  • Paper output 150 sheets face down, 100 sheets face up (80gsm)

General Features

  • Memory (RAM) Standard: 64MB; Maximum: 320MB
  • Operating temperature/ humidity 10°C to 32°C/ 20% to 80% RH non-condensing
  • Storage temperature/ humidity -10°C to 43°C/ 10% to 90% RH non-condensing
  • Power supply 230 VAC +/- 10%, 50 or 60Hz +/-2%
  • Power consumption Typical: 550W; Max: 900W; Idle: 70W; Power Save: 8W; Auto-Off: <0.5W
  • Noise level Operating: 54dB(A) or less; Standby: 30dB(A) or less; Power save: Background level
  • Dimensions (HxWxD) 244.5 x 387 x 364mm
  • Weight 12kg (including consumables)
  • Duty cycle (Maximum) 80,000 pages/month
  • Duty cycle (Recommended) 1,000 - 5,000 pages/month
  • Warranty 3 years extended warranty upon registration within 30 days of purchase

Key Features

  • Description A4 desktop mono printer
  • Number of users 1 to 10