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Sharpdesk Mobile printing & scanning for Android

Rob Bussell

July 10, 2012

Sharp is pleased to announce the introduction of Sharpdesk Mobile for Android. Sharpdesk Mobile, an innovative mobile printing and scanning solution, was introduced in March 2012 for iPhone® and iPad®. It has been very popular globally with thousands of downloads on the Apple App StoreSM since its introduction. Sharpdesk Mobile allows users to print PDF, JPEG and TIFF files from their Smartphone or Tablet to Sharp’s award winning MFPs. Sharpdesk Mobile also allows users to scan hardcopy documents from a supported Sharp MFP to their mobile device for easy access.

Customer Benefits

Hassle-free Printing

To print with Sharpdesk Mobile, users simply connect to a Wi-Fi network, select a document to preview and print from their Android Smartphone or Tablet and send the file directly to a supported Sharp MFP

Simplified Scanning

Sharpdesk Mobile users can scan hardcopy documents to PDF for easy access by simply scanning from a supported Sharp MFP to their Android Smartphone or Tablet. A user’s Android device can be stored on the MFP as a "scan to" location for easy access.

Seamless Collaboration with other Android applications

Sharpdesk Mobile allows users to seamlessly share their scanned files with other Android applications. Users can attach scanned files to email, share documents with other Android apps or print files from other Android apps. 


 Print On-the-go

  • Conveniently print PDF, JPEG & TIFF files from an Android Smartphone or Tablet to a supported Sharp MFP

  • Print files from other Android applications
  • Easily print email attachments

Scan & Share

    • Scan and save files from a supported MFP to your Android Smartphone or Tablet

    • Quickly email scanned files from your Android device

    • Share scanned files with other Android applications

Download & Discover

    • Available at no cost on the Google Play store

    • Automatically discover a supported Sharp MFP

    • Manually add a supported Sharp MFP

    • No driver installations



MX-PB14/Printer Expansion Kit is required to print from MX-2310U/MX3111U

• MX-PK11/ PostScript® 3 Expansion Kit is required to print from MX-2610N/MX-3110N/MX-3610N



Sharpdesk Mobile is available for download in Google Play. Sharpdesk Mobile can be found under "Productivity" in Google Play or by simply searching for "Sharpdesk Mobile."



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