Konica Minolta BizHub C550

The BizHub C550 embraces Konica Minolta’s philosophy of innovation and change. In the revolutionary InfoLine design, the BizHub C550 incorporates the fundamentals of existing BizHub models into a stylish and technologically superior office tool unlike any encountered before. The BizHub C550 integrates seamlessly into any IT infrastructure. Its advanced communication technologies and the unique BizHub Open Platform streamline and speed up the information flow in busy offices and provide the pace and flexibility for all your printing, copying, scanning and communications hub, in colour or black and white, that large departments are looking for.

Latest induction heating fusing technology allows a greater media flexibility than ever and yet excels with unparalleled energy efficiency. The new Simitri® HD polymerised toner plays an important part in the BizHub C550’s outstanding print quality in it's role as a printer or office copier.

Using the BizHub C550 is simple and straightforward – thanks to Konica Minolta’s universal design concept. Its large full-colour touch-screen display can be tilted and turned to guarantee excellent visibility from any angle. The C550 combines a compact build and small footprint with a sturdy construction and robust metal framework, the BizHub C550 is surprisingly hard-wearing and productive. Its revolutionary design and advanced functionality will truly change the way companies handle their business.

Pure innovation. Pure design. Integrates seamlessly into any IT infrastructure.Konica Minolta UK Platinum Dealer


Specifications Konica Minolta BizHub C550


Electrostatic laser copy Tandem, indirect

Toner System

Simitri® HD polymerised toner

Copy/Print Speed

A4: Colour up to 45 ppm
A4: Mono up to 55 ppm
A3: Colour up to 23 ppm
A3: Mono up to 28 ppm
Autoduplex speed A4: Colour up to 22.5 ppm
Mono up to 27.5 ppm

First Copy/Print Time

Colour 6.5 sec. (A4)
Mono 4.3 sec. (A4)
Warm up time: Approx. 85 sec.

Copy Resolution

600 x 600 dpi

Print Resolution

Equivalent to 1,800 x 600 dpi

Scan Resolution

Max.: 600 x 600 dpi

Fax Resolution

Max.: 600 x 600 dpi (ultra-fine)

Copy Original Format

Original format


25 – 400% in 0.1% steps


1– 9,999, interruption mode


256 gradations

Copier RAM

1,024 MB

Copier Hard disk

60 GB

Copy Features

Chapter, cover and page insertion
Proof copy
Adjustment test print
Digital art
Job Recall
Job setting memory
Poster Mode
Overlay, Stamping, Copy Protection


No. of Boxes

1,000 (Max. user boxes)

Total documents (all boxes)

Up to 3,000 documents or 9,000 pages

Type of user boxes

Public, personal (with password
or authentication), group (with

Type of system boxes

Secure print, Encypted PDF print,
Fax receiving, Fax polling

Box functions

Reprint, combination, download,
sending (eMail, FTP, SMB and fax),
copy box to box

EKC / Authentication

No of Accounts / Users

Up to 1,000 user accounts

User Name (EKC)

Active Directory support (user name + password + eMail)

Permission set

User function access definition

Special function (EKC)

Biometric authentication (finger vein)


PageScope NetCare


PageScope Data Administrator


Box Operator

PageScope Box Operator

Direct Print Utility


Print Status Notifier


PageScope Workware

Yes (Trial)

Driver Packaging Utility


Scan Specification

Resolution (Scan)

Max.: 600 x 600 dpi


Network TWAIN scan

Scan Speed

Colour up to 70 opm (300 dpi via DF)
Mono up to 70 opm (300 dpi via DF)

File Format

JPEG, TIFF, PDF, Compact PDF, Encyrpted PDF

Scan Destinations

2,100 (single + group), LDAP support

Scan functions

Annotation (text/time/date) for PDF
Up to 400 job programs

Fax Specification

Fax Specifications optional


Fax standard

Super G3

Fax Protocol

Analogue, i-Fax, IP-Fax, SIP-Fax

Max. Modem Speed / Compatibility

Up to 33.6 Kbps

Fax Resolution

Max.: 600 x 600 dpi (ultra-fine)

Coding / Error Correction (ECM)


Document Memory

128 MB (Fax back-up memory)

Fax functions

Time shift
Receipt to confidential box
Receipt to eMail, FTP, SMB
Up to 400 job programs

Printer Specification


PowerPC MC7448 @ 867 MHz
64 BIT


1,024 MB


Windows 2000/XP/XP64
Windows VISTA 32/64
(under development)
Macintosh 9.x/10.x
Server/2000/2003/2003 x64


60 GB


1000-Base-T Ethernet
USB 2.0

Page description language

PCL 6c (PCL 5c + XL3.0)
PostScript 3


80x PCL Latin
137x PostScript 3 Emulation Latin

Print functions

Direct print of PCL, PS; TIFF, PDF and
Encrypted PDF files
Mixmedia and mixplex
Job programming “Easy Set”
Overlay, Watermark, Copy Protection


AppleTalk (EtherTalk)

System specification

Automatic document feeder

Up to 100 originals
A6 – A3
35–210 gsm

Paper Weight

64–300 gsm

Paper sizes

A6 – A3 full bleed (Customized paper size)

Paper input capacity

Paper input capacity
Standard: 3,650 sheets
Max.: 6,650 sheets
(Large capacity cabinet (optional)
3,000 sheets
64–256 gsm)

Paper output capacity

Max.: 3,100 sheets
(Tray 1 + 2:
500 sheets
A5 – A3+, custom sizes
64–256 gsm

Tray 3:
1,500 sheets
64–256 gsm

Tray 4:
1,000 sheets
64–256 gsm

Manual bypass:
150 sheets
A6– A3+, custom sizes
64–300 gsm)

Sheet bypass

150 sheets

Automatic duplexing

A5 – A3 full bleed
64–256 gsm

Finishing modes (optional)

Offset, group, sort, staple, punch,
centre-fold, letter-fold, booklet

Staple function

50 sheets or 48 sheets + 2 cover
sheets (up to 200 gsm)
Stapling output capacity
Max.: 1,000 sheets


1 sheet
Letterfold capacity: Max.: 100 sheets


20 sheets or 19 sheets + 1 cover
sheet (up to 200 gsm)
Booklet output capacity: Max.: 100 sheets

Copy/print volume (monthly)

Recommended: 70,000 (Max.: 120,000)

Life expectancy

Toner lifetime:
Black 45k
CMY 27k

Imaging unit lifetime:
Black 300k
CMY 100k

Warm-up time

Approx. 85 sec.


ISO 15408 EAL3 (in evaluation)
IP filtering and port blocking
SSL2, SSL3 and TSL1.0 network
IPsec support
User authentication, authentication log
Secure Print
Hard disc overwrite (8 standard types)
Hard disc data encryption (optional)
Memory data auto deletion
Confidential fax receiving

Power Requirements

220-240 V / 50/60Hz

Power Consumption

Less than 2.0 KW (system)

Dimensions (W x D x H)

650 x 777x 1150 mm


Approx. 190kg

All specifications are subject to change without prior notice.


The BizHub C550 features network printer, digital copier and network scanner functionality

Konica Minolta BizHub C550

  • Copy and print speed A4: Colour up to 45 cpm, Mono up to 55 cpm
  • Paper input capacity: Max. 6,650 sheets*
  • Printable size: A6–A3 full bleed, customised paper sizes
  • Paper weight: 64–256 g/m² from all paper trays, up to 300 g/m² from bypass
  • Output capacity: Max. 3,100 sheets*
  • Automatic duplexing: A5–A3 full bleed
  • System memory: 1,024 MB
  • Harddisk: 60 GB
  • Size: approx. 650x777x1,150 mm (WxDxH)
  • Weight: approx. 190 kg

* (with) optional accessory

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