The Ricoh PRO C5100S is a light production printer that offers high colour production values without the cost. It employs innovative technologies, which are used in Ricoh’s high-end printers, to help reduce operation costs and boost performance. High image quality ensures professional results that are best in class and it also offers impressive broad paper handling including heavy and coated media. All of which lets you extend your existing offering, or promote in-house printing, to increase both revenue and profits on light print runs.

Features & Benefits

This new generation light production digital printer offers outstanding colour output that cuts time and costs. The latest VCSEL technology, together with a new toner formulation, gives best in class resolution of up to 4800 dpi for exceptionally accurate and smooth, professional image quality.

It runs at up to 65 pages per minute in B/W and colour to delivery high productivity in low volume runs helping meet tight delivery schedules. It supports accurate registration on heavy and coated media and up to SRA3 paper size – enabling increase in productivity and the capture of more business such as business and invitation cards. Enhanced toner transfer system combined with a versatile fusing system, enables excellent texture media results which can be further optimised for improved envelope printing to offer more print opportunities.

The PRO C5100S is designed to maximise uptime and heighten productivity levels, reducing the risk of misfeeds or paper jams. Simple working and troubleshooting processes are incorporated for ease of use by everyone. A new large separated operational panel with customisable home screen allows programme short cuts to be set for frequently used job operations. It includes a Status Light Pole for monitoring operation from a distance along with ‘on the fly’ toner replacement.

The PRO C5100S supports two types of EFI Fiery servers. The EFI Fiery Embedded server, E22B, helps simplify job and colour management. The EFI Fiery External server, E42B, provides the benefits of the other server as well as delivering higher performance.  It incorporates the latest FS100 Fiery platform, a high-performance 3.1 GHz Intel processor, 4 GB memory and a powerful 1 TB HDD. This outstanding combination will improve your RIP productivity for complex print jobs and support finishing options to suit your requirements and broaden your client  offering.

With its smaller footprint, the PRO C5100S needs limited installation space. So it can fit more easily into a workspace whilst it offers the versatility and performance of larger and more expensive printers.

The impressive features of the Ricoh PRO C5100S include:

  • Outstanding image quality with the latest laser technology and advanced toner formulation which are used in Ricoh’s high-end printers
  • Higher printing performance on heavy media – textured and coated – for business cards, postcards, invitation cards, brochures, manuals and more Operator Replaceable Units (ORUs) for on the fly easy maintenance and maximum uptime
  • Enhanced Ricoh-built media library automates media settings for high quality output and fast production workflow

Features & Benefits



4-drum dry electrostatic transfer system with internal transfer belt

Warm-up time:

Less than 300 seconds

Print speed:

Full colour:

65 pages per minute


65 pages per minute


Intel Processor G850 2.9GHz


2 GB

Dimensions (W x D x H):

835 x 880 x 1,230 (mm) Including ADF


Less than 261kg

Power source:

220-240V 10-12A 50/60Hz

Duty cycle:

300,000 pages per month




Printer language:



Print resolution:

1200 x 4800dpi VCSEL



Ethernet 1000Base-T/100Base-TX/10Base

Network protocol:


Windows® environments:

Windows® XP, Windows ® Vista, Windows® 7, Windows® 8, Windows® Server 2003, Windows® Server 2008, Windows®, Server 2012

Mac OS environments:

Macintosh OS X v10.5 or later


Recommended paper size:

SRA3, A3, A4, A5, A6, B4, B5, B6

Paper input capacity:

Standard: 1st tray (std) 1,250 sheets x2 (Tandem) 2nd tray (std) 550 sheets 3rd tray (std) 550 sheets Bypass Tray (std) 250 sheets Maximum: 8,250 sheets

Paper output capacity:

3000 sheets

Paper weight:

Standard paper tray(s):


Optional paper tray(s):


Bypass tray:



Power consumption:

Operating power:

Less than 1,920W



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Toner Yield @ 8.75% coverage:

Black: 30,000 A4 prints

Cyan: 30,000 A4 prints

Magenta: 30,000 A4 prints

Yellow: 30,000 A4 prints