SOLID 50A3-3

When just-in-time applications and top printing performance really matters, the SOLID 50A3-3 professional laser printer is the perfect choice: the first page is printed in less than 3 seconds and this model boasts printing speeds of up to 50 pages per minute. It combines the highest level of reliability with versatile paper handling capabilities. Optional face-up output and the SPS control option provide with the unique Microplex controller supplying the intelligence for the best prerequisites for integrating the SOLID 50A3-3 in production lines where control and “hand shake” is the absolute requirement.

Ideal for:

  • Just-in-time applications
  • On-demand printing
  • Business and workflow documents
  • ecommerce


  • Breakneck 3 seconds to printing of first page
  • Duplex printing at full speed (up to 26 pages/minute)
  • Flexible extension options for paper feed and tray
  • Full integration in production lines through SPS control
  • Technical details
    Print technology

    Laser, OPC
    heat / pressure


    MPC 5.2

    Print speed

    up to 50 pages/minute (A4)
    first page: < 3s

    Print resolution

    max. 600 dpi x 600 dpi

    Duty cycle

    up to 50,000 pages (A4)
    (based on a using period of 60 months)
    max. 250,000 pages (A4)

    Power supply

    220-240 V /50/60 Hz

    Power consumption

    8 A

    Dimensions (WxDxH in mm)

    640 x 559 x 483


    48 kg (incl. consumables)



    Environment temperature

    10 - 32° C

    Relative humidity

    20 - 80 % (rel., non-condensing)


    USB, RS232, RS422
    IEEE 1284 (Centronics)
    10/100 MBit, bi-directional (TCP/IP)




    RAM    128 MB
    Flash    16 MB

    MPC 5.2


    MICROPLEX IDOL, HP-PCL5/ HPGL, AGFA Reno, μ-Postscript, LN03+, BULL-MP6090, Etimark MP-1220, TEC Bx72, TEC B6xx, Diablo 630, IBM Proprinter, EPSON FX-80 (ESC/P), MT-600/MT40, IDS, ANSI Genicom, TIFF, XML (SAP® RFID), CUPS Raster, RFM

    Optional Emulations

    CODE-V (Magnum), XEROX XES, KODESCRIPT+, Prescribe/PSB 2, IGP-10, IGP/PGL, Datamax, Labelpoint, LDC, ZPLII, EPL 2, Intermec Direct Protocol, IER Command, cab, Godex EZPL, Barcode 2, HP Designjet, IPDS, AEA, AFP, Status-Out, PDF, TN3270 (Telnet terminal emulation)
    (more emulations on request)


    Codebar, Code39, MSI, PDF417, Interleaved 2/5, Interleaved 2/5 (3-Stroke Datalogic), Interleaved 2/5 (3-Stroke Matrix), EAN-8, 13, 128, Add-On-Codes, Code11, Code93, Code 128, UPC-A, UPC-E

    Optional Barcodes

    USD-5, Maxi-Code, QR Code, Aztec-Code, Datamatrix (more barcodes on request)

    Additional functions

    Network capabilities
    authentication standard IEEE 802.1x

    Intelligent barcode generation
    on-the-fly in the printer

    Format splitting
    in several subformats by command

    Integrated form management
    flash memory for forms and fonts inside the printer

    Optional functions

    gives notice of each correctly printed page via interface. Further features can be found in the manual.

    Programmable GPIO-Interface (SPS-Control)
    EMBEDDED INTELLIGENCE – Enabling two-way communication between printer and a PLC.Integration of the printer into production lines is possible, controlled by GPIO-interfaceCustomer / Application specific modifications possible.



    Printable Media

    A5 to A3


    64-163 g/m²
    Duplex 60-120 g/m²


    cassette 1, 500 sheets (A5 to A3)
    cassette 2, 500 sheets (A5R* to A3)
    manual input, 100 sheets (A5 to A3)


    cassette 3+4, 500 sheets (A5R* to A3)

    2,000 sheets feeder (A4, Letter)


    500 sheets, face down
    duplex unit


    100 sheets, face up

    *A5R = A5 short side feeding

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