Kyocera TASKalfa 6500i


65 ppm B&W Unit

Intuitive handling combines with exceptional performance to make the TASKalfa 6500i the ideal document imaging solution for your high-volume business environment. Designed for strength and reliability, the TASKalfa 6500i impressively exceeds your everyday document imaging demands at a fast 65 ppm, while cost-effective finishing options add a professional touch to your more complex document output. Color scanning and optional fax bring added functionality to this black & white workhorse, while integrated business applications facilitate document workflow and simplify your business processes.

Kyocera’s award-winning ultra-reliability and unique long-life technology ensure superior performance, proven productivity and maximum efficiency. When it comes to document imaging innovation and quality you can rely on, the TASKalfa 6500i delivers.


Main Specifications

Configuration Black & White Multifunctional System – Print / Scan / Copy / Optional Fax
Speed Letter: 65 ppm; Legal: 39 ppm; Ledger: 32 ppm ; 12" x 18": 32 ppm (print only)
Warm-up Time 30 Seconds or Less (Power On)
First Page Out Copy: 5.2 Seconds or less; Print: 5.8 Seconds or Less
Resolution 600 x 600 dpi; 9600 x 600 dpi interpolated
Memory 2 GB RAM Standard
Hard Disk Drive Dual 160 GB HDD
Duplex Standard Stackless Duplex Supports Statement to 12" x 18", 16 lb Bond – 140 lb Index (60 – 256gsm)
Standard Output Tray Right Side Exit: Statement - 11" x 17" / 70 sheets; 12" x 18" requires optional Copy Tray (D) or DF-790 Finisher
Electrical 120V, 60Hz, 12.0A
Dimensions Footprint: 26.96" x 28.46" x 41.45"; with Control Panel: 42.87" x 28.46" x 52.99"
Weight 335.1 lbs
Max Duty Cycle 350,000 Pages Per Month

Paper Supply

Standard Paper Sources Dual 500 Sheet Trays, Dual 1,500 Sheet Trays, 150 Sheet MPT; Auto Selection/Switching
Optional Paper Sources Side LCTs: 500 Sheet Multi-Media Tray (PF-780) + Dual 500 Sheet Trays (PF-730) or Dual 1,500 Sheet Trays 8.5" x 11" (PF-740); 3,000 Sheet Large Capacity Tray 8.5" x 11" (PF-770)
Paper Capacity Standard: 4,150 Sheets; Maximum: 7,650 Sheets
Paper Size Trays 1, 2, PF-730, PF-780: 5.5" x 8.5" – 12" x 18"; Trays 3, 4, PF-740, PF-770: 8.5" x 11"; MPT: 5.5" x 8.5" – 12" x 18" (Multiple Sheets)
Paper Weight Trays: 16 lb Bond – 140 lb Index (60 – 256gsm); MPT: 16 lb Bond – 110 lb Cover (60 – 300gsm)
Input Materials Bond Paper, Recycled Paper, Transparencies, Cardstock, Envelopes

Print Specifications

Standard Controller IBM PowerPC 750CL / 800 MHz
PDLs / Emulations PRESCRIBE, PCL6 (5e, XL), KPDL3 (PS3), XPS Optional UG–34: IBM ProPrinter, Diablo 630, LQ-850
Fonts 136 KPDL3, 93 PCL6, 8 Windows Vista, 1 Bitmap
Windows OS Compatibility Windows XP/2003/Vista/2008/7
Novell OS Compatibility Novell NetWare 3.x/4.x/5.x/6.x
MAC OS Compatibility Mac OS 10.x
UNIX OS Compatibility Sun OS 4.1.x; Solaris 2.x; AIX; HP-UX (LPR)
Interfaces Standard: 10/100/1000BaseTX, Hi-Speed USB 2.0, USB Host Interface, 2 Expansion Slots Optional: 10/100/1000BaseTX (IB-50 for Dual NIC)
Network Print and Supported Protocols TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, AppleTalk, NetBEUI, IPv6, IPsec, SSL, WSD Print
Drivers KX Driver, Mini Driver, KX Driver for XPS, XPS Mini Driver, Network Fax Driver, PPD for MAC
Utilities PRESCRIBE, PDF Direct Print, KMnet Admin, KMnet Viewer, Kyocera Command Center RX

Scan Specifications

Scan Resolution 200, 300, 400, 600 dpi
File Formats BW: TIFF, XPS, PDF, PDF/A; Color: TIFF, JPEG, XPS, PDF, PDF/A
PDF Extension High Compression PDF, Encrypted PDF
Scan Speeds Simplex: 100 ipm BW, 70 ipm Color (300 dpi); Duplex: 160 ipm BW, 100 ipm Color (300 dpi)
Connectivity / Supported Protocols 10/100/1000BaseTX, TCP/IP
Scanning Functions Scan to Folder (SMB), Scan to e-Mail, Scan to FTP, Scan to USB, WSD Scan, TWAIN Scan
Original Size Through DP: Statement to 11" x 17"; Glass: up to 11" x 17"
Scan Driver TWAIN/WIA Driver


4,000 Sheet Finisher, Booklet and Tri Folding Unit for DF-790, 7 Bin Mailbox for 4,000 Sheet Finisher, 2/3 Hole Punch Unit for 4,000 Sheet Finisher, Outer Job Separator, 3,000 Sheet Side Large Capacity Tray - Letter, 500 Sheet Side Multi-Media Tray, Dual 500 Sheet Paper Trays, Dual 1,500 Sheet Paper Trays, Fax Board, Internet FAX Kit, Printed Document Guard, Hard Drive Encryption / Overwrite Kit, Keyboard Tray Kit, Optional Printer Emulation for IBM Prorinter, Epson LQ-850, Diablo 630, Gigabit EtherNet Board for Dual NIC, HID Card Reader Holder for Card Authentication Kit (B), Additional Fax Memory Board

Supply Items

Black Toner 70K Yield
Maintenance Kit A 600K Yield
Maintenance Kit C 300K Yield