Sharp MX-3111U Printer Driver Download

By | November 26, 2021
Sharp MX-3111U Driver

Sharp MX-3111U is a Laser printer which is a desktop type printer. It has lasered electrostatic copier. The printer is suitable for both small-scale and large-scale businesses. The warm-up time of the printer is 20 seconds. The power consumed by the copier is 1440 watts of power. The first copy out time is 5.8 seconds in Monochrome and 7.9 seconds in color. The printing speed is 31 ppm (pages per minute) in both black and white colors. The printer has an ADF tray in which users can load 100 sheets of paper. Below, we have attached the Sharp MX-3111U driver features.

Nowadays, printers are of different brands and different models. When you have a printer, there will be a CD / DVD which contains the driver installation file. By chance, if you can’t find the installation CD, you have to find and install the specific driver on your PC. For instance, if you have a Sharp MX-3111U printer, you have to install and set up the Sharp MX-3111U driver on your PC.

In, you can install drivers for all the brands of printers. There are drivers available for all platforms like Windows, Mac, and Linux. Let’s see how to install and set up the Sharp MX-3111U printer driver on Windows and Mac PC.

Features of Sharp MX-3111U Printer

The features of the Sharp MX-3111U Printer are:

Dimension of the Printer

  • The physical measurements of the printer are 583×623×834 mm Width, Depth, and Height respectively.
  • The weight of the printer is about 159 lb (72.12 kg).


  • The copier has a laser electrostatic copier system.
  • This printer’s first copy out time is 5.8 Seconds for Monochrome and less than 7.9 seconds in color.
  • Users can copy 999 multiple continuous copies.
  • It copies 31 copies per minute in A4 size paper, 20 copies per minute in A4R, 17 cpm in B4, 15 cpm in A3 size paper.
  • The copying speed of the printer is 31 ppm.
  • Users can zoom in and reduce the copy size from 25% to 400% with 1% increments.


  • With super G3, the transmission speed of the fax is 3 seconds.
  • The modem speed is 33,600 bps-14.4 kbps with automatic fallback.
  • The compression method of the scanner is MH, MR, MMR, JBIG.
  • The device can group dial to 500 locations and so on.

Media Handling

  • Paper sizes and types allowed in this printer are as follows
    • The input paper tray can be filled with 500 sheets of paper.
    • In the Bypass tray, users can load 100 sheets.
    • Paper types allowed in this printer include plain paper, pre-printed, recycled paper, pre-punched paper, letterhead, color paper. And plain paper, bond paper, thin paper, heavy paper, monarch, Envelope letter can be filled in the Bypass tray.

Power Consumption

  • The maximum power consumed by the printer is 1440 watts.

How to Download Sharp MX-3111U Printer Driver

Download Sharp MX-3111U driver’s latest version for your PC.


List of Available Drivers

Sharp MX-3111U is available on two platforms.


  • Windows 10 (x64), Windows 10, Windows 8.1 (x64), Windows 8.1, Windows 8 (x64), Windows 8, Windows 7 (x64), Windows 7, Windows Vista (x64), Windows Vista, Windows XP


  • macOS X v10.12, macOS X v10.11, macOS X v10.10, macOS X v10.9, macOS X v10.8, macOS X v10.7, macOS X v10.6

How to Install & Setup Sharp MX-3111U Printer Driver on Windows

  1. Go to the driver location and double-click the .exe file. The installation will begin.
  2. While installing the driver, plug the printer from your PC.
  3. Click the Next button on the installation pop-up.
  4. Choose your place of residence and click Next.
  5. Click Yes on the End User License Agreement.
  6. Now, choose your preferred connection method.
  7. Your PC will search for the printer. If detected, all the necessary files will be installed on your PC.
  8. After that, you will get the Setup Completion pop-up. Click the Complete button.
  9. If you want, you can test the printer. Load the paper and click Execute. You can also skip this step by clicking the Next button instead of the Execute button.
  10. As a final pop-up, you will get the installation completed successfully. Click the Exit button to close the pop-up.
  11. Now, the Sharp MX-3111U is ready to print all your files.

How to Install & Setup Sharp MX-3111U Printer Driver on Mac

  1. Run the driver setup file on your Mac.
  2. In the confirmation pop-up, click the Open button.
  3. Now, the Setup pop-up will appear. Click the Next and enter your Apple ID password to allow the setup file to install.
  4. Click the Next button and the installation will begin.
  5. Choose your preferred way of connection and click Next.
  6. Now, your Mac PC will search for the printer. When detected, click the Next button.
  7. Choose your place of residence and click Select All to install the software related to the printer.
  8. Follow the on-screen prompts like License Agreement and create an Alias. The setup file will be installed.
  9. If you want, you can test the printer by clicking the Execute button. If not, click the Next button.
  10. Click Exit to close the pop-up. Now, your printer is ready.

Why Install Official Sharp MX-3111U Driver

For printers, there are plenty of websites where you can download and install the driver file. You can find the driver installation file for Sharp MX-3111U on numerous sites. But, those files may or may not be integrated with unwanted software and tools. So, it is the safest option to download the driver files only from the Sharp official website. On the official website, you can find drivers without any hidden files. If any error occurs while installing or the printer is not working properly, you can claim the warranty only if you have used the official setup file. Third-party setup files may damage your printer.


Q: What type of printer is a Sharp MX-3111U?
A: Sharp MX-3111U is a Laser printer that gives high-quality prints at optimal print speed.

Q: How do I update my Sharp MX-3111U?
A: Go to the Setup menu and choose Device Settings. Navigate to Firmware Update and choose Install Update.

Q: How do I connect my Sharp MX-3111U to my computer?
A: Sharp MX-3111U offers a wired connection to all PCs.

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