Improve your print speeds by taking advantage of up to 2.5 GB of memory, an 800 MHz dual-core processor and Gigabit Ethernet.
Reliable High Performance
Print up to 50,000 pages per month. Plus, enjoy fewer maintenance hassles with our state-of-the-art paper handling.
Keep Jobs Moving
With a maximum input capacity of up to 4,400 sheets and an extra high yield toner cartridge, you won’t have to add paper or change cartridges as often.
The bright 7-inch color touch screen lets you stay on top of your work.
Print on a Wide Range of Media
With built-in 2-sided printing and the ability to print on diverse materials, you can do more for your business and use less paper.
In the Box
- Lexmark MS812de laser printer
- Up to 10,000 pages* starter return program toner cartridge
- Up to 100,000 pages** return program imaging unit
- Software and documentation CD
- Setup guide or sheet (network and local attachment)
- Power cord(s)
- Statement of limited warranty / guarantee
- Stability sheet and safety sheet or booklet
- Lexmark Cartridge Collection Program information
*Average Continuous Cartridge Yield in one-sided (simplex) mode 10,000 standard pages. Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752.
Ethernet, USB or parallel cable not included.
Box contents may vary by country and/or reseller. Subject to change without notice.
**Imaging Unit yield based on 3 average letter/A4-size pages per print job and approximately 5% coverage. Actual Yield may vary based on other factors such as device speed, paper size and feed orientation, toner coverage, tray source, percentage of black-only printing and average print job complexity.
Size (in. - H x W x D)
16.5 x 16.7 x 20.1 in.
Packaged Size (in. - H x W x D)
22.2 x 24.2 x 21.1 in.
Limited Warranty - See Statement of Limited Warranty
1-Year Exchange Service, Next Business Day
Packaged Weight (lb.)
ENERGY STAR, Blue Angel RAL-UZ-171, ICES-003 Class A, BSMI Class A, VCCI Class A, US FDA, UL 60950-1, FCC Class A, cUL CAN/CSA-C22.2 60950-1, NOM, CB EN/IEC 60950-1, CB EN/IEC 60825-1, CE DoC (EN 62301 Class A, EN 62311, CE EN/IEC 60950-1, CE EN/IEC 60825-1, EN 61000-3, EN 55022 Class A, EuP, EN 55024, UL), EFTA (CE), KCC, CCC, CECP, CEL, C-tick DoC, UL-AR, KC mark, UL GS mark, EC 1275, MET-I, ISO 532B, ECMA-370, TED, GOST-R, SII, TER
Specified Operating Environment
Temperature: 16 to 32°C (60 to 90°F), Humidity: 8 to 80% Relative Humidity, Altitude: 0 - 2896 Meters (9,500 Feet)
Country of Origin
Average Power (Printing)
Lexmark e-Task 7-inch (17.8 cm) color touch screen
ENERGY STAR Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC)
5.24 kilowatt-hours per week
Printers are sold subject to certain license/agreement conditions. See www.lexmark.com/printerlicense for details.
Touch Screen Display
Average Power (Sleep Mode)
Average Power (Hibernate Mode)
Average Power (Ready Mode)
Print Resolution, Black
1200 Image Quality, 1200 x 1200 dpi, 2400 Image Quality, 600 x 600 dpi
Print Speed (Letter, Black): Up to
Print Speed (Letter, Black) Duplex: Up to
Time to First Page (Black) As fast as
Dual Core, 800 MHz
0.167 inches of the top, bottom, right and left edges (within)
Noise Level, Idle
Noise Level (Print), Operating
Duplex Print Noise Level, Operating
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle: Up to
300000 pages per month
Recommended Monthly Page Volume
5000 - 50000 pages
Duty Cycle Notes
"Recommended Monthly Page Volume" is a range of pages that helps customers evaluate Lexmark’s product offerings based on the average number of pages customers plan to print on the device each month. Lexmark recommends that the number of pages per month be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including: supplies replacement intervals, paper loading intervals, speed, and typical customer usage., "Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle" is defined as the maximum number of pages a device could deliver in a month using a multishift operation. This metric provides a comparison of robustness in relation to other Lexmark printers and MFPs.
Print and copy speeds measured in accordance with ISO/IEC 24734 and ISO/IEC 24735 respectively (ESAT). For more information see: www.lexmark.com/ISOspeeds.
Paper Input Capacity, Standard: Up to
650 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond
Paper Input Capacity, Maximum: Up to
4400 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond
Paper Output Capacity, Standard: Up to
550 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond
Paper Output Capacity, Maximum: Up to
2550 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond
Media Sizes Supported
10 Envelope, 7 3/4 Envelope, 9 Envelope, A4, A5, B5 Envelope, C5 Envelope, DL Envelope, Executive, Folio, JIS-B5, Legal, Letter, Statement, Universal, Oficio, A6
Media Types Supported
Card Stock, Dual Web Labels, Envelopes, Integrated Labels, Paper Labels, Plain Paper, Transparencies, Refer to the Card Stock & Label Guide.
Paper Weight Range Supported - Standard Tray (lb.)
16 - 47 lb.
Number of Paper Inputs, Standard
Number of Paper Inputs, Maximum
Duplex (2-sided) Printing
Optional Paper Handling
250-Sheet Tray, 550-Sheet Tray, 2100-Sheet Tray, 250-Sheet Lockable Tray, 550-Sheet Lockable Tray, 4-Bin Mailbox, Staple Finisher, Staple Punch Finisher, High Capacity Output Expander, Output Expander
Included Paper Handling
550-Sheet Input, 100-Sheet Multipurpose Feeder, 550-Sheet Output Bin, Integrated Duplex
Cartridge(s) Shipping with Product
10,000*-page Starter Return Program Toner Cartridge
Imaging Unit Estimated Yield: Up to
100000 pages, based on 3 average letter/A4-size pages per print job and ~ 5% coverage
Laser Cartridge Yields
6,000*-page Cartridge, 25,000*-page High Yield Cartridge, 45,000*-page Extra High Yield Cartridge, *Average standard page yield value declared in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752.
Product functions only with replacement cartridges designed for use in a specific geographical region. See www.lexmark.com/regions for more details.
Apple Macintosh Operating Systems Supported
Apple Mac OS X (10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9)
Microsoft Windows Operating Systems Supported
Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows XP x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64, Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows Vista x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2008, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64, Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows 7 x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2, Microsoft Windows 8, Microsoft Windows 8 x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2012, Microsoft Windows 8.1, Microsoft Windows 8.1 x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, Microsoft Windows RT, Microsoft Windows RT 8.1
Novell Operating Systems Supported
Novell NetWare 6.5 Open Enterprise Server, Novell NetWare 5.1(SP 6+), 6.0(SP 3+) with Novell Distributed Print Services (NDPS), Novell Open Enterprise Server on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Linux Operating Systems Supported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10, 11, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10, 11, Red Flag Linux Desktop 6.0, Linpus Linux Desktop 9.6, Debian GNU/Linux 5.0, 6.0, Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, Ubuntu 11.04, 11.10, 12.04, 12.10, openSUSE 11.3, 11.4, 12.1, 12.2, PCLinuxOS 2011, Mint 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, Fedora 14, 15, 16, 17
UNIX Operating Systems Supported
HP-UX 11.11, 11.23, 11.31, Sun Solaris SPARC 9, 10, 11, Sun Solaris x86 10, 11, IBM AIX 5.3, 6.1, 7.1
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 running Terminal Services with Citrix Presentation Server 3.0, 4.0, 4.5, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64 running Terminal Services with Citrix Presentation Server 4.0 x64, 4.5 x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 and 2003 X64 Edition with Citrix XenApp 5.0, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and 2008 X64 Edition with Citrix XenApp 5.0, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 with Citrix XenApp 6.0, 6.5
One Internal Card Slot, USB 2.0 Specification Hi-Speed Certified (Type B), Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000), Front USB 2.0 Specification Hi-Speed Certified Port (Type A), Rear USB 2.0 Specification Hi-Speed Certified Port (Type A)
Optional Local Ports
Internal RS-232C serial, Internal 1284-B Bidirectional Parallel
Optional Network Ports
Internal MarkNet N8350 802.11b/g/n Wireless
Printer Languages (Standard)
PCL 5e Emulation, PCL 6 Emulation, Personal Printer Data Stream (PPDS), PostScript 3 Emulation, Direct Image, Microsoft XPS (XML Paper Specification), AirPrint™, PDF 1.7 emulation
Fonts and Symbol Sets
3 of 9 scalable PCL 5e fonts in Narrow, Regular and Wide, 158 scalable PostScript fonts, 2 PCL bitmap fonts, 39 scalable PPDS fonts, 5 PPDS bitmap fonts, 84 scalable PCL fonts, OCR-A, OCR-B scalable PCL 5e fonts, For more information, refer to the Technical Reference.
Network Protocol Support
TCP/IP IPv4, AppleTalk™, TCP/IP IPv6, TCP, UDP
Network Printing Methods
LPR/LPD, Direct IP (Port 9100), Enhanced IP (Port 9400), FTP, TFTP, ThinPrint .print integration, Telnet, IPP 1.0, 1.1, 2.0 (Internet Printing Protocol)
SNMPv3, 802.1x Authentication: MD5, MSCHAPv2, LEAP, PEAP, TLS, TTLS, IPSec
Network Management Protocols
HTTP, HTTPs (SSL*/TLS), SNMPv1, SNMPv2c, SNMPv3, WINS, IGMP, BOOTP, RARP, APIPA (AutoIP), DHCP, ICMP, DNS, Bonjour, DDNS, mDNS, ARP, NTP, Telnet, Finger, *This product includes software developed by the OpenSSL Project for use in the OpenSSL Toolkit.
Included with Hardware
Lexmark Forms and Favorites
Forms & Favorites allows users to instantly access required online forms from any Lexmark MFP to help simplify and streamline work processes. From the touch screen, your customers can navigate through form categories or search based on a form number, name or description. This saves time through on-demand retrieval and printing, with bookmarking capabilities. The app also provides security through device authentication methods, with the functionality for user personal identification numbers (PINs). Add or delete forms at any time. Define and organize bookmarks as shortcuts in hierarchical folders.
Lexmark Change Language
The Change Language App allows you to easily change the display language used on the operator panel menus from the home screen.
Lexmark Eco Settings
This software lets users choose from multiple print settings to reduce energy, paper and toner consumption. This helps reduce the environmental impact of printers. Eco-Settings features Eco Mode to automatically set duplex printing and power saver levels. With the Power Saver setting, customers set the number of minutes the device will wait before powering down the print engine. The Duplex Printing setting can be set to automatically print on front and back of each piece of paper. The Quiet Mode allows users to adjust the amount of noise produced.
Lexmark Change Background
Allows a user to enable a custom background on the e-Task display.
Customer ServiceLexmark International
- MON-FRI: 9.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m.
- SAT: 12.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
- SUN: Closed