Kyocera TASKalfa Pro 15000c 

Color sheet-fed inkjet production printer

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Achieve better economics on short-run, variable data work

High-speed productivity meets affordability in the Kyocera TASKalfa Pro 15000c. Make a low-investment entry into inkjet production or transfer short-run jobs from a dedicated high-volume system. Media versatility, reliable performance and low energy consumption make it a cost-efficient printer for transactional, transpromo and direct mail materials. Whether you print 100,000 or 1,000,000 pages per month, it's designed to give you — and your customers — sustained ROI. 
  • Up to one million pages per month with 146 ppm for letter simplex
  • Support for paper sizes up to 48″ 
  • Energy efficiency that keeps costs down
  • Consistent quality with precise registration, water-based inks and durable printheads 
  • Inline folding, hole-punching and stapling options for finishing booklets, tri-fold brochures and mailings 
Booklet printing

The flexibility to keep up with the evolving commercial print market

Ready to grow your business? Expand with the advantages of inkjet and the ability to produce mailings, booklets, forms and more on a variety of uncoated stock up to 13″ x 19.2″ and weights up to 360 gsm, with no speed reduction on heavier media. Take on longer sheets up to 48″ with the optional Oversize Media Tray to grow your applications and opportunities. 
Mailers and invoice printing

The right quality for your applications

Meet customer expectations for business-reply cards, statements, postcards, ballots, non-profit materials and more.


  • 600 x 600 dpi resolution and water-based inks deliver dependable image quality
  • Accurate front-to-back registration ensures spot-on positioning on every page
personalization printing

The advantages of inkjet — without the high investment

Deliver quick turnarounds with an easy-to-use system that integrates smoothly into existing workflows. Personalization gives your clients deeper engagement with their audience — while giving you a better bottom line. Robust, durable design ensures reliable performance with minimal maintenance, even in demanding production environments. 
Finishing by stapling and collating documents

Upgrade your offerings with inline finishing

The optional 4,000-sheet finisher gives you end-to-end production for folded letters, tri-fold brochures and booklets. 
  • Stapling for up to 100 sheets 
  • Booklet folding and stapling for up to 20 sheets
  • Two- and three-hole punching 

Whether you need an affordable entry into inkjet or to free up a high-volume device, the Kyocera TASKalfa Pro 15000c is just right for high-speed, low- to mid-coverage printing.

Inkjet technology for more profitable short runs

Grow your services with low running costs and personalization capabilities. The Kyocera TASKalfa Pro 15000c offers 146 ppm on a wide range of non-glossy media, making it a fast, right-sized system for non-profit and  transactional materials and in-plants in the education, legal, finance and healthcare sectors. 

  • Bills, invoices and statements
  • Transpromo materials
  • Direct mail, postcards and business-reply cards
  • Tri-fold documents
  • Letterheads
  • Forms and fill-in ballots
  • Reports
  • Booklets and manuals
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Predictable results across weights, sizes and substrates

Transfer short-run projects from your larger presses to see a more lucrative model. With the ability to print on uncoated media up to 13″ x 27″, you can serve your clients with more products, such as full-sized tri-fold brochures and newsletters. Add the optional banner tray for oversize sheets up to 48"

  • Uncoated, plain and recycled
  • Thin and thick up to 360 gsm
  • Inkjet
  • Tab

Personalized communications that engage

Offer modern services with versioning capabilities at a relatively low production cost. 

Direct Mail

Direct mail



Benefits guide

Benefits guide

Get end-to-end document production, in-house.

Upgrade your offerings with the DF-9100 4000-sheet Finisher. Produce folded mailings, tri-fold brochures and booklets.

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Media profiling makes the next job easier

Be consistent with the embedded paper catalog. The system holds information such as paper type, size, weight and finish. Register front-end timing and curl adjustment data to boost your efficiency on future runs. By creating custom paper profiles, you can effectively manage costs and the process of loading inks. 

Reliable image quality and dependable design make the Kyocera TASKalfa Pro 15000c an ideal fit for applications such as bills, statements and direct mail. 

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Satisfy customer expectations 

600 x 600 dpi resolution, water-based pigment inks and precise front-to-back registration render fine lines, sharp text and smooth gradients. Give your clients what they're looking for with quick turnarounds. 
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Fast-drying, water-based inks

Aqueous inks deliver color consistency that meets the standard set by the production market. Compared to oil-based inks, they have a wider color gamut and superior color development for more accurate reproduction. Plus, they're eco-friendly, requiring no ventilation.
Self cleaning ink heads

Self-cleaning printheads 

To keep image quality consistent job after job, printheads auto-clean and -wipe every 30 minutes for 30 seconds. After each hour of operation, the system is cleaned for 90 seconds. Heads are capped after one minute of idling to ensure fresh inks and clear nozzles.
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More color. More value.

With the ability to add affordable color to traditionally black-and-white applications, you can help your customers improve response rates and ROI. Enhance documents such as:

  • Statements and invoices
  • Nonprofit and fundraising materials
  • Business-reply cards and surveys
  • Promotional offers and coupons
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Print duplex direct mail and statements with confidence

With built-in technologies that automatically detect paper position and make real-time adjustments, the Kyocera TASKalfa Pro 15000c offers highly accurate front-to-back registration. Contact Image Sensors (CIS) yield exact positioning without slowing down production.

Shorten turnaround times. Streamline reprints. Increase profits. Speed meets sector-leading energy efficiency to keep expenses down while giving you the power of inkjet. 

Revolutionary speed. Robust hardware. 

Go faster with high speeds and a durable design that gives you reliable uptime, even in demanding  environments. 
  • Print up to one million pages per month with 146 ppm.
  • Replenish paper and inks while printing for continuous production. 
  • Load up to 14,310 sheets with additional high-capacity feeders and stackers. 
  • Minimize downtime with three-belt vacuum delivery that separates sheets for stable feeding and transport.
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Powerful front-end

Easily integrate into continuous feed and cutsheet environments with the EFI® Fiery front-end. EFI Fiery hardware and software efficiently manage the print queue, including complex workflows and VDP jobs. Optional integration for AFP and IPDS workflows is also available from Ricoh.

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Operation touch panel

Operators of all skill levels can easily access the paper catalog, establish job settings, view system status, monitor ink levels and more with the intuitive 9-inch color LCD operation touch-panel.

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Engineered to be easy

End to end, the streamlined Kyocera TASKalfa Pro 15000c is designed to be simple to use and maintain. 
  • Proven Kyocera printheads auto-clean every 30 minutes and are capped after one-minute of non-use
  • Low running costs and maintenance requirements compared to toner technology
  • Remote servicing and preventive maintenance optimize uptime and longevity
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Meet your sustainability goals

Internationally recognized energy efficiency and a low environmental impact minimize your expenses and your carbon footprint. 
  • ENERGY STAR certified
  • USA EPEAT Silver
  • EU RoHS Compliant
  • Fast-drying, water-based inks don't require ventilation 
  • Low power consumption (compared to similar devices)
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Go further when you’re backed by Ricoh

Why purchase the Kyocera TASKalfa Pro 15000c through Ricoh? You’ll be backed by a dedicated 24/7 nationwide support team. Plus, you’ll gain access to our exclusive business development program and be invited to events that bring together thought leaders from across the print community, giving you the resources to improve your processes, strengthen your sales and broaden your revenue streams. 

Get end-to-end document production, in-house.

Professional finishing solutions help maximize what you can produce with the Kyocera TASKalfa Pro 15000c

Sheet Finishers

4,000 Sheet Finisher DF-9100

This 4,000 Sheet Finisher offers mixed size staple capacity, multi-position stapling, and optional booklet folder and stapler. Staple Capacity: Up to 100 sheets Paper Size: A6/5.5″ x 8.5″ – 13″ x 19.2″ Paper Weight: Max 360gsm Dimensions / Weight: 29.5″ W x 27″ D x 43.6″ H / 114 lbs. 13 Sheet (91 – 105gsm)

4,000 Sheet Finisher DF-9100

This 4,000 Sheet Finisher offers mixed size staple capacity, multi-position stapling, and optional booklet folder and stapler. Staple Capacity: Up to 100 sheets Paper Size: A6/5.5″ x 8.5″ – 13″ x 19.2″ Paper Weight: Max 360gsm Dimensions / Weight: 29.5″ W x 27″ D x 43.6″ H / 114 lbs. 13 Sheet (91 – 105gsm)

System Specifications

System Memory

4.5GB RAM / 32GB SSD / 1TB HDD


Intel Xeon E5-2637 (3.5 GHz up to 3.7 GHz with turbo)

Document Feeder Type

Dual 500 Sheet Trays, Dual 1,500 Sheet Trays, 150 Sheet MPT, Auto Selection / Switching

Control Panel

9" Color Touch Screen Control Panel

Copy Resolution

600 x 600 dpi

Print Resolution

Up to 600 x 1200 dpi

Scan Resolution

600 dpi, 400 dpi, 300 dpi, 200 dpi, 200 x 100 dpi, 200 x 400 dpi

Max Printable Area

13" x 19.2"

Output Speed

146 ppm

Paper Capacity

Standard: 4,150 Sheets
Maximum 14,310 Sheets

Paper Weight

Trays: Max 360 gsm
MPT: Max 300 gsm

Max Monthly Volume

1,000,000 pages per month

Duty Cycle

1,000,000 pages per month

Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC)

120V: 7.5 kWh/week
220V: 7.5 kWh/week

Dimensions W x D x H

77" W x 29" D x 48" H


679 lbs. or Less

Copier Features

Auto Magnification, Auto Paper Select, Auto Start, Auto Drawer Change, Interrupt Copy, Positive / Negative Reverse, Mirror Image, Rotate Copy, Border Erase, Split Copy, Electronic Sort, Margin Shift, Page Number, Form Overlay, XY Zoom, Prevent Bleed Through, Text Stamp, Bates Stamp, Blank Page Skip

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