TASKalfa 3212i

An A4/A3 monochrome multifunctional product with 32 page per minute efficiency (A4) is perfect for small offices and workgroups with advanced functionality, usability and customisable solutions.

  • Clear texts and fine lines with 1200x1200 DPI printing.
  • Low power consumption saves energy.
  • Long-life components provide unprecedented reliability.
  • HyPAS solution platform enables powerful customisations.
Engine speed

Up to 32/17 pages per minute A4/A3


1200 x 1200 dpi (print, at reduced speed) 600 x 600 dpi (scan/copy)

Scan speed

80 ipm (300 dpi, A4, b/w, with DP-7110/7100) 80 ipm (300 dpi, A4 colour, with DP-7110/7100) 48 ipm (300 dpi, A4, b/w, with DP-7120) 48 ipm (300 dpi, A4 colour, with DP-7120)

Time to first print

Approx. 4.9 seconds or less

TASKalfa provides a solution to all business needs

Kyocera's TASKalfa range are known for their reliability, efficiency and productivity, offering high quality scanning, copying and printing for businesses of all sizes.

Multi-Functional Products for day-to-day tasks

Kyocera provides the industry’s most comprehensive line of award-winning low to high volume devices.

TASKalfa satisfy every demand

TASKalfa offers exceptional productivity through outstanding speed, powerful controller technology.

A3 and A4 printers for all needs

High quality, high reliability and high efficiency are essential.

Main Specifications

General type

Monochrome multifunctional for A3 format

Engine speeds

Up to 32/17 pages per minute A4/A3

Warm-up time

Approx. 18 seconds or less from power on

Power consumption

Printing: 510 W, Stand-by: 100 W, Energy saving priority 1.0 W

Input capacity

100-sheet multi-purpose tray, 45–256 g/m²: A3, A4, A5, A6, B5, Ledger, Letter, Legal, Folio, Custom (98 x 148 to 297 x 432 mm), 2 x 500-sheet universal paper cassette, 60–163 g/m²: A3, A4, A5, B5, Ledger, Letter, Legal, Folio,

Duplex unit

Duplex as standard supports A5R–A3, 60–160 g/m²

Max. input capacity with options

4,100 sheets A4

Max. output capacity

Standard 300 sheets, 250 sheets face-down (Main Tray) plus 50 sheets (standard Job Separator Tray), Max 3,200 sheets with options


Freescale QorIQ T1024 (Dual Core) 1.0 GHz


Encrypted PDF Direct Print, IPP printing, e-mail printing, WSD print, secure printing via SSL, IPsec,SNMPv3, quick copy, proof and hold, private print, job storage and job management functionality


93 outline fonts (PCL), 93 fonts (KPDL 3), 8 fonts (Windows Vista), 1 Bitmap font, 45 types of one-dimensional barcodes, 1 type of two-dimensional barcode (PDF417)

Applicable OS

All current Windows operating systems, MAC OS X Version 10.5 or higher, Unix, Linux as well as other operating systems on request

Max. original size

A3 / Legal

Zoom range

25 - 400 % in 1% steps

Image adjustments

Text + Photo, Photo, Text, Map, Printed document

Continuous copy

1 - 999

Preset magnification ratios

5 Reductions/5 Enlargements

Digital copy features

Scan-once-copy-many, electronic sort, 2in1, 4in1, ID-card copy, priority print, program, continuous scan, auto cassette change, copy density control

Scan functionalities

Scan-to-e-mail (SMTP), Scan-to-FTP (FTP over SSL), Scan-to-SMBv3, Scan to USB Host, TWAIN scan (USB, network), WSD (WIA) scan (USB, network)

Scan features

Colour scan, integrated address book, Active Directory support, encrypted data transfer, multi send (e-mail, fax, SMB/FTP folder, print) at once, Blank page skip

Max. scan size

A3, Banner up to 1,900 mm

Original recognition

Text, photo, text + photo, light text, optimised for OCR

Scan speed

80 ipm (300 dpi, A4, b/w, with DP-7110/7100) 80 ipm (300 dpi, A4 colour, with DP-7110/7100) 48 ipm (300 dpi, A4, b/w, with DP-7120) 48 ipm (300 dpi, A4 colour, with DP-7120)

Scan resolution

600 x 600 dpi, 400 x 400 dpi, 300 x 300 dpi, 200 x 400 dpi, 200 x 200 dpi, 200 x 100 dpi (24 bit), 256 greyscales per colour

File type

TIFF, PDF, PDF/A, JPEG, Open XPS, Encrypted PDF, High compression PDF, PDF/A-1a/b, PDF/A-2a/b/u


ITU-T Super G3

Transmission speed

Max. 3 seconds (JBIG)

Max. scan size

A3, Ledger, Banner up to 1600 mm

Modem speed

33.6 kbps

Scanning density

Normal: 200 x 100 dpi Fine: 200 x 200 dpi Superfine: 200 x 400 dpi Ultrafine: 400 x 400 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi

Fax features

Network fax, duplex transmission and reception, encrypted transmission and reception, polling transmission and reception, broadcast, optional internet fax, dual fax with second fax system 12

Options and Consumables

Capacity (sheets)
Dimensions (W x D x H)
Paper size

Document processor (reversing)
140 sheets
(W x D x H) 593 x 535 x 146 mm
35 – 160 g/m² (simplex) , A6R – A3, Banner up to 1,900 mm

Document processor (one-path duplex scanning)
270 sheets
(W x D x H) 600 x 539 x 189 mm
35–220 g/m² (simplex), 50–220 g/m² (duplex); A6R–A3, Banner up to 1,900 mm

Document processor (reversing)
50 sheets
(W x D x H): 590 × 502 × 136 mm
45–160 g/m² (simplex), 50–120 g/m² (duplex), A5R–A3, Banner up to 1,900 mm

Paper feeder
2 x 500 sheets
(W x D x H): 590 x 589 x 332 mm
60–256 g/m², A5R-A3

Paper feeder
2 x 1,500 sheets
(W x D x H): 590 x 626.9 x 332 mm
60–256 g/m², A4, B5

Document Finisher + AK-740
3,000 sheets
(W x D x H) 607.2 x 668.5 x 951.3 mm
Main tray: max. 3,000 sheets A4; max. 60–256 g/m²; sub tray: max. 200 sheets; max. B5R–A3; Stapling up to 65 sheets A4 or 30 sheets A3 at 3 positions, B5–A3

Document Finisher + AK-7100
1,000 sheets
(W x D x H) 548 x 618.5 x 1050 mm
Main tray: 1,000 sheets A4, 52 – 300 g/m², A6R – SRA3, 3 positions stapling up to 50 sheets A4 or 30 sheets SRA3 AK - 7100: 100 sheets; 52 – 300 g/m², A6R – SRA3 (Bridge unit AK-7100 is required for the use of DF-7120)

Attachment Kit for Finisher
Bridge unit is required for the use of DF-791, DF-770(D), DF-7120

Mailbox sorter for DF-790
7 bins x max. 100 sheets A4, 50 sheets A3/B4
60–163 g/m²

Staple cartridge
3 x 5 000
for DF-470, DF-770, BF-730, DF-5100, DF-5110, DF-5120, DF-7120

Staple cartridge
3 x 5 000
for DF-770, DF-790, DF-791, DF-7110

Document tray (to place originals or USB keyboard)

Wooden cabinet
(W x D x H): 590 x 585 x 335 mm

Metal cabinet
(W x D x H): 590 x 589 x 331 mm


Toner-Kit for 20.000 pages. Average continuous toner yield in accordance with 6% coverage A4

Fax System 12

Super G3 Fax, network fax


320 GB HDD hard disc for easy document management


Direct WiFi Interface


Wireless LAN Interface (802.11b/g/n)

USB IC Card Reader + Card Authentication Kit (B)

Support for various authentication keys available


Numeric keypad make it easier to enter large amounts of numeric data.


Emulation (IBM Proprinter/EPSON LQ-850/Diablo 630)

Platen Cover

Type E

Internet Fax Kit

Type A

Data Security Kit (E) AC

In line with ISO 15408 (Common Criteria). Only 4in1 MFP-models carry official CC-Certification.


Gigabit-Ethernet board 10BaseT/100BaseTX/1000BaseT

Scan extension Kit (A) AC

Scan to searchable PDF (embedded OCR) or to MS Office (docx, xlsx, pptx)

Keyboard Holder


ThinPrint support

PCL Barcode SD

Adds additional one- and two-dimensional barcodes to the KYOCERA device (as well as the resident and machine-readable fonts OCR-A, OCR-B)

KYOmulticode SD 3

Contains all the functionalities of PCL Barcode Flash plus Unicode font “Andale Mono World Type“ which allows the user to print Asian fonts (Japanese, Korean, current and traditional Chinese)

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