has announced the Ricoh Aficio CL3000, a Mac compatible, compact color laser printer that boasts print speeds of 16.9 pages per minute (ppm) in color and 21 ppm in black and white.
Designed to support workgroups as well as individuals, the CL3000 is network-ready, offers a maximum resolution of 1200 x 1200 dpi, and comes with a variety of connections, including Ethernet, USB, and a parallel port. There is also an option for FireWire connectivity, as well as two wireless options: IEEE 802.11b Wireless LAN and Bluetooth
The CL3000 can be configured with up to three paper trays for continuous printing. The laser printer has a 50,000-page duty cycle. Its Energy Saver mode uses less than 10 watts and has a short warm-up time, according to Ricoh.
Pricing and availability has not been announced.