TASKalfa 6053ci

The TASKalfa 6053ci is the latest iteration of the previous highly successful 6052ci series. The 6053ci is a new generation of color MFPs. The TASKalfa 6053ci includes several enhancements such as the addition of a 10.1” color touchscreen display, a document finder feature which also includes higher scanning speeds than its predecessor and a multi-feed detection feature. In addition to all of that, there are a few enhanced security features baked into the device.

The TASKalfa 6053ci is ideally suited for mid-tier businesses that have excessive printing needs. Generally, it will mean that the business prints around 10 boxes of paper a month.

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Key Features


Up to 25PPM

Easy of Use

All new user interface with 90 degree tilting 10″ touch screen panel

Print Speed

Next Generation Security Features Build In


Reduced Environmental impact

Overview of the TASKalfa 6053ci

One of the reasons why the 6052ci sold millions of units was because it was highly reliable. The TASKalfa 6053ci is no different because it offers the same reliability making it the perfect device for businesses that want to lease their machines.

The printer comes with a 1.2GHZ processor and a generous 4GB of memory, which can easily be expanded to 8GB if needed. Also, there is a built-in 320 GB hard drive that stores scanned copies of documents.

Productivity, Speed and Efficiency

The first page-out-copy time for the 6053ci is 4.4. seconds to around 8.5 seconds. However, the device supports PostScript, XPS printing languages and the brand’s own PRESCRIBE language.

The device prints color and monochrome A4 size documents at 35 pages per minute. Furthermore, the device supports Wi-Fi, mobile printing and scanning.

Security Feature

TASKalfa 6053ci supports many different security features. The easiest to set up and perhaps the most secure is its local and network authentication system; then, there is LDAP authentication and secure print. Other optional features include hard-drive.

Technology Kyocera TASKalfa Laser MFP
Control Panel Type 10.1″ Color TSI
Product Category A3 Color MFP
Functions (Print / Scan / Copy / Fax) Print/Scan/Copy/Fax
Engine Speed 60 ppm B&W, 55 ppm Color
Warm-up Time 17 Seconds
First Page Out Time (print/copy) Print: 3.8 Seconds B&W, 5.1 Seconds Color
Copy: 3.4 Seconds B&W, 4.4 Seconds Color
Resolution 1200 x 1200 dpi
Bit Depth 8 Bit
CPU Freescale QorIQ T1024 (Dual Core) / 1.2GHz
Memory (std/max) Standard: 4 GB RAM
Maximum: 4 GB RAM
Hard Disk Drive (Standard / Optional) Standard: 320 GB HDD and 8 GB SSD
Electrical Requirements 120V: 60Hz, 12A; 220-240V: 50Hz, 7.2A
Dimensions (W x D x H) 60.2 cm x 66.5 cm x 79 cm
Mainframe Weight 209.4 lbs
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle 250,000 Pages Per Month
Maximum average monthly print volume N/A
Power Consumption Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC): 120V: 3.31 kWh/week; 220V: 3.22 kWh/week
Input Capacity (std/max) Standard: 1,150 Sheets
Maximum: 7,150 Sheets
Output Capacity (std / max) Standard: 500 Sheets
Maximum: 4,000 Sheets
Paper Sources (std / max) Standard: 2 Trays + 1 MPT
Maximum: 5 Trays + 1 MPT
Maximum Paper Size 12″ x 48″
Supported Paper Weights Trays/MPT: 14 lb Bond – 166 lb Index
Input Materials Plain, Bond, Recycled, Preprinted, Vellum, Color, Pre-Punched, Thick, Thin, High Quality, Letterhead, Envelope, Custom
Standard Interface 10/100/1000BaseTX, Hi-Speed USB 2.0, 4 USB Host Interfaces, 2 Expansion Slots

TASKalfa 6053ci Features

One of the most impressive features of the TASKalfa 6053ci has to be its paper handling thanks to its two 500 sheet trays, along with a 150-sheet bypass. However, you can also choose one of the optional paper trays that hold up to 7150 sheets and the 500-sheet trays, two 1500 sheet trays, and then a 3000 sheet tray. Though the standard tray can accept legal-size paper, the optional and bypass trays can accept sizes of up to 12”x18”.

A few other impressive features of the TASKalfa 6053ci include:

  • Scanning: Businesses can scan their documents in many different ways, including the ability to scan an entire folder, FTP, email, WSD, USB and Twain. The device accepts several formats such as XPS, JPEG, PDF and TIFF. Documents can be scanned in monochrome and color at 600 dpi.

  • Security: TASKalfa 6053ci supports many different security features. The easiest to set up and perhaps the most secure is its local and network authentication system; then, there is LDAP authentication and secure print. Other optional features include hard-drive. overwrite mode, encryption of the hard drive and a data security kit.

  • EFI Fiery controller: All devices can be equipped with the optional controller, which accommodates professional printing work with higher resolutions and complex color reproduction. The controller comes with 2.7 GHz processor, 500GB hard drive and 2GB of memory. It also supports various formats and features like Fiery ColorWise color management tools.

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