Konica Minolta BizHub 421

The Konica Minolta BizHub 421 copier/printer/BizHub system offers a black & white multifunction system that takes the pressure off any bottlenecks in accessing your business photocopier and printer facilities. The BizHub 421 is particularly suited for seamless integration into existing BizHub workflows and office networked systems.

At 42 pages per minute it's perfectly capable to tackle larger printing and copying volumes in departments of any size, such as general administration, accounting, personnel, procurement or others. Its innovative InfoLine design makes the BizHub 421 an attractive addition to any office. Operation is simple and intuitive via its large LCD display with colour touch-screen, or from your PC via the office network.

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Specifications Konica Minolta BizHub 421

Copier Specifications


Copying Process

Electrophotographic laser

Toner system

Simitri™ Polymerised toner

Copy/Print Speed

A4: Up to 42 cpm
A3: Up to 23 cpm<br/>A4 Autoduplex: Up to 36 cpm

First Copy/Print Time

3.6 sec. (A4)

Warm-up time

Approx. 30 sec.

Copy resolution

600 x 600 dpi


256 gradations


1 - 999, interruption mode

Original format

A5 - A3


25 - 400% in 0.1% steps Autozooming

Copy functions

Chapter, Cover and Page insertion
Book copy
Image repeat
Proof copy
Job recall
Job setting memory
Overlay, Stamping

Printer Specifications


Print resolution

Equivalent to 2,400 x 600 dpi

Controller CPU

Celeron @ 600 MHz 32BIT

Page description language

PCL 5e/6, PostScript 3

Operating systems

Windows 2000/XP/XP64
Windows VISTA 32/64
Windows VISTA DPWS support
Macintosh 9.x /10.x
Server 2000/2003/2003 x64

Print functions

Direct print of TXT, PCL, PS, TIFF, XPS *, PDF and Encrypted PDF files (optional)
Print from USB memory
Mixmedia and Mixplex
Job programming "Easy Set"
Overlay, Watermark

Scanner Specifications


Scan speed

Mono: Up to 70 opm (300 dpi via ADF)
Up to 50 opm (600 dpi via ADF)

Scan resolution

600 x 600 dpi

Scan modes

Network TWAIN scan (requires harddisk HD-509)
Scan-to-Box (requires harddisk HD-509)

File formats

PDF, TIFF, XPS (requires harddisk HD-509), Encrypted PDF

Scan destinations

1,000 (2,000 with optional hard disk), LDAP support

Scan functions

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

Fax Specifications


Fax standard

Super G3

Fax transmission

With harddisk HD-509:
i-Fax, IP-Fax, SIP-Fax

Fax resolution

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

Fax compression


Fax modem

Up to 33.6 Kbps

Fax destinations

1,000 (2,000 with optional hard disk)

Fax functions

Polling, Time shift, PC-Fax, Receipt to confidential box (requires harddisk HD-509), Receipt to eMail, FTP, SMB

System Specifications


System memory

1 GB

System hard disc

60 GB


10-Base-T/100-Base-T/1,000-Base-T Ethernet USB 2.0 (optional)

Automatic document feeder

Up to 80 originals
A5- A3
35 -128 gsm

Paper size

Customised paper sizes

Paper weight

50 -210 g/m²

Paper input capacity

Standard: 1,150 sheets
max.: 5,650 sheets

Paper output capacity

max.: 3,250 sheets

Automatic duplexing

A5-A3, 60-105 g/m²

Finishing modes (optional)

Offset, Group, Sort, Staple, Punch, Centre-fold, Booklet

Copy/print volume (monthly)

Recommended: 14,500 pages
max.: 150,000 pages

Power Consumption

Power Requirements: 220 - 240 V / 50 / 60 Hz
max.: < 1,560 Watt (system)

System dimensions (WxDxH, mm)

677 x 708 x 1,150

System weight

Approx. 97 kg

System Features



ISO15408 EAL3 (in evaluation)
IP filtering and port blocking
SSL2, SSL3 and TSL1.0 network
IPsec support
User authentication, authentication log
Secure Print
Hard disk overwrite (8 standard types)
Hard disk data encryption (optional)
Memory data auto deletion
Confidential fax receiving
Encrpyted print user data


No of Accounts / Users: up to 100 user accounts (1,000 with optional hard disc)
User Name (EKC): Active Directory support (user name + password)
Permission set: User function access definition
Special function (EKC): Biometric authentication (finger vein) optional
IC-Card authentication (IC-Card reader) optional
Account Manager server (optional)


PageScope NetCare
PageScope Data Administrator
PageScope Box Operator
PageScope Workware (Trial)
Direct Print Utility
Print Status Notifier
Log Management Utility
Driver Packaging Utility

All specifications are subject to change without prior notice.


Konica Minolta BizHub 421, particularly suited for seamless integration into existing BizHub workflows and office networked systems


Konica Minolta BizHub 421

  • Copy/print speed A4: 42 cpm/ppm
  • Paper Input: Standard: 1,150 sheets - Max.: 5,650 sheets
  • Paper weight: 50–210 g/m²
  • Output capacity: Up to 3,250 sheets
  • Finishing (with options): Offset, Group, Sort, Staple, Punch, Centre-fold, Booklet


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