With the number of small office/home office (SOHO) professionals on the rise,
recently introduced four new All-In-One and inkjet printers: the X5270, X1185, and X2250 All-In-One Print Centers and the Z816 Jetprinter. All of them feature Lexmark’s new six-color ink system that combines dye-based and pigmented inks for richer colors, especially in printed photos.
is capable of printing up to 15 pages per minute (ppm) in color and up to 22 ppm in black. 4 x 6-inch and 8.5 x 11-inch borderless photos can be printed in as fast as 32 and 70 seconds, respectively. It comes with a 48-bit flatbed scanner that can handle 600 x 2400 resolution, and it can run off copies of documents in speeds up to 15 copies per minute (cpm) in black and 9 cpm in color.
and $99 X2250 (Web page not available at press time) are low-end All-In-One Print Centers that both offer print speeds up to 14 ppm in black and 8 ppm in color. Both also feature a flatbed scanner and copying ability, but the X2250 can copy documents even when not hooked up to the computer.
Finally, the $99
offers nothing but printing functions, with up to 22 ppm in black and up to 15 ppm in color, as well as 4 x 6-inch and 8.5 x 11-inch borderless prints coming out as fast as 32 and 70 seconds, respectively. PrecisionSense technology automatically aligns the cartridge with the type of paper sensed while the Accu-Feed paper handling system just about eliminates paper jams.
Lexmark expects to ship all four printers soon.