Lexmark MX6500e MFP Option


Fast Single-Pass Scanning

Delivers fast single-pass duplex scanning at speeds of up to 88 images per minute. Turn critical business information into available and actionable data in a matter of seconds.

Flexible Media Handling

The MX6500e accepts a wide variety of media, from rigid identification cards to thin carbonless paper, up to and including A3 size.

Modular Flexibility

Easily connects to Lexmark MS810 Series¹ laser printers to add full multifunction capability. Enjoy the convenience of copying, faxing, e-mailing and scanning from one device.

Pre-Loaded Premium Applications

Put powerful workflow solutions to work, at no additional cost. You’ll get Scan to Network Premium, Barcode Discovery and Scan to SharePoint pre-installed on this device.

Access Made Easy

The modular, ergonomic, wheelchair-accessible design gives you flexibility to place the MX6500e wherever you need it. And the 25.9 cm (10.2-inch) colour touch screen is designed for clarity and accuracy.

Energy Star

In the Box

  • Lexmark MX6500e MFP Option scan unit with 25.9 cm (10.2 inch) Lexmark e-Task colour touch screen.
  • Firmware upgrade card
  • Power cord
  • 3 meter (10 feet) Ethernet cable
  • Software and Documentation CD
  • Set Up Guide and instruction sheet
  • RJ-11 Phone cable or adapter
  • ADF roller cleaning cloths
  • Glass cleaning kit
  • Guarantee Sheet / Book
  • Safety Information Sheet

Box contents may vary by country and/or reseller. Subject to change without notice.

Tech Specs

Size (mm - H x W x D)

210 x 595 x 562 mm

Packaged Size (mm - H x W x D)

340 x 710 x 680 mm


17.96 kg

Product Warranty

1-Year Onsite Service, Next Business Day

Packaged Weight, kg

21.44 kg



Pallet Weight (kg)

142.24 kg

Specified Operating Environment

Temperature: 16 to 32°C, Humidity: 8 to 80% Relative Humidity, Altitude: 0 - 2896 meters

Country of Origin


Average Power (Scanning)

70 watts


Lexmark e-Task 25.9 cm colour touch screen with audible and tactile feedback

ENERGY STAR Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC)

8.8 (MS812dn) kilowatt-hours per week

Part Number

Touch Screen Display


Average Power (Sleep Mode)

25 watts

Average Power (Ready Mode)

40 watts

Print Resolution, Black

1200 Image Quality, 1200 x 1200 dpi, 2400 Image Quality, 600 x 600 dpi


900 MHz

Memory, Standard

512 MB

Memory, Maximum

1536 MB

Noise Level, Idle

35 dBA

Hard Disk

Included in configuration

Reduce / Enlarge Range

25 - 400 %

Scan Area, Maximum (mm)

297 x 432 mm

Simplex Scan Speed (A4/Ltr, Black): Up to

51 / 50 sides per minute

Scan Speed (A4/Ltr, Colour): Up to

37 / 36 sides per minute

Duplex Scan Speed (A4/Ltr, Black): Up to

88 / 86 sides per minute

Duplex Scan Speed (A4/Ltr, Colour): Up to

60 / 59 sides per minute

Optical Scanning Resolution

300 X 300 dpi (colour), 600 X 600 ppi (black)

Noise Level (Scan), Operating

47 dBA

Scanner Type

Flatbed scanner with ADF

ADF Scan

DADF (single pass Duplex)

Modem Speed

33.6 Kbps

ADF Paper Input Capacity: Up to

100 pages 75 gsm bond

Media Sizes Supported

A3, A4, A5, Index Card, Executive, Folio, JIS-B4, JIS-B5, Ledger, Legal, Letter, 4 x 6", Statement, Universal, Oficio, A6

ADF Paper Output Capacity: Up to

100 pages 75 gsm bond

Paper Weight Range Supported (gsm)

45 - 127 gsm


100-Sheet Automatic Document Feeder

Apple Macintosh Operating Systems Supported

Apple Mac OS X

Microsoft Windows Operating Systems Supported

Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows XP x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 running Terminal Services, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64 running Terminal Services, Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows Vista x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2008, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 running Terminal Services, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64 running Terminal Services, Microsoft Windows 7

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

Debian GNU/Linux 5.0, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10, 11, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10, 11, Red Flag Linux Desktop 6.0, Linpus Linux Desktop 9.6, Fedora 12, 13, 14, Ubuntu 9.04, 9.10, 10.04, 10.10, openSUSE 11.2, 11.3, 11.4

UNIX Operating Systems Supported

Sun Solaris SPARC 8, 9, 10, Sun Solaris x86 10, HP-UX 11.11, 11.23, 11.31, IBM AIX 5.2, 5.3, 6.1, Sun openSolaris SPARC 2010.02, Sun openSolaris X86 2010.02

Citrix MetaFrame

Microsoft Windows Server 2003 running Terminal Services with Citrix Presentation Server 3.0, 4.0, 4.5, 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

Standard Ports

USB 2.0 Specification Hi-Speed Certified (Type B), Front USB 2.0 Specification Hi-Speed Certified port (Type A), Rear USB 2.0 Specification Hi-Speed Certified port (Type A), Ethernet 10/100/1000 BaseTX (RJ-45)

Optional Local Ports

Internal RS-232C serial, Internal 1284-B Bidirectional Parallel

Optional Network Ports

Internal MarkNet™ N8130 Fiber Fast Ethernet, Internal MarkNet™ N8250 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), 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), HTTP, NDPS/NEPS (Novell Distributed Print Services, Novell Netware Enterprise Print Services), Enhanced IP (Port 9400), FTP, TFTP, IPP 1.1 (Internet Printing Protocol), ThinPrint .print integration

Network Security

SNMPv3, 802.1x Authentication: MD5, MSCHAPv2, LEAP, PEAP, TLS, TTLS, IPSec

Network Management Protocols

HTTP, HTTPs (SSL*/TLS), SNMPv3, WINS, IGMP, BOOTP, RARP, APIPA (AutoIP), DHCP, ICMP, DNS, SNMPv2c, 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

Create bookmarks to image-based forms that reside on a server anywhere on the Internet and print the images on demand at any time.

Lexmark Multi Send

Multi Send lets you capture and route a document to multiple destinations simultaneously, and print a copy if you choose. Documents can be routed to email, network folders, FTP sites, or to a remote Lexmark printer.

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 MyShortcut

MyShortcut saves time and improves efficiency by letting you create shortcuts for your most frequent copy, fax and e-mail tasks. With MyShortcut, every user in the workgroup can create as many shortcuts as they need, and shortcuts can be easily edited or deleted.

Lexmark Card Copy

Card Copy allows users to scan each side of ID cards and either print both sides on one side of a single sheet of paper or email the scan to an email address.

Lexmark Web Services Scan

Web Services Scan lets a user scan images to a Windows 7 PC. The PC must be networked and have Web Services enabled in order to accept scans from the Lexmark MFP.

Lexmark Bar Code Discovery

Lexmark Scan to Network Premium

Lexmark Scan to Network makes it easy to capture hard copy documents as a digital image and route the file to a network folder. Shortcuts can be created for up to 30 destinations, including shared folders, secure home folders or a folder on an FTP server. Step-by-step instructions guide you through the scanning process. Available scanning controls include paper size, orientation, duplex, resolution, color and format. An option to print a confirmation is also available, which is helpful when scanning time sensitive information or delivery verification is required.

Lexmark ADF Card Copy

Lexmark Scan to SharePoint