Anyone planning to purchase multi functional, professional printer should take a look at those from Kyocera, especially TASKalfa 5550ci model. It is one of the newest and most advanced unit to join Kyocera long line and tradition of highest quality and dependable products.
Right from the start, as soon as a power on button is pressed, customers can see it is more advanced models as its warm up time is less than 30 second. The first page can come out in less than 6 seconds and then printer can go on at speed of 55 ppm (pages per minute) for black images and 50 ppm for colored ones.
The model can scan and copy documents with number of copying features and options such as Mirror Image, Rotate Copy, Split Copy, Margin Shift and Positive/Negative reveres among others. 5550ci can also serve as a fax with a standard fax memory of 12 MB which is expendable to the maximum of 120 MB. Another very important feature is its network capacity with its 10/100/1000 BaseTX – High Speed USB 2 connection enabling fast access to entire network.
This printer has a normal resolution of 600 x 600 dpi with a maximum of 9600 x 600 dpi with an 8 bit depth which is helped with advanced Vibrant Color technology to create sharp and clear images. In addition, its memory consists of 2 GB RAM while there are also dual 160 GB hard drives.
The printer has a standard paper capacity of over 1100 normal size pages which can be maximized with added options to 7650 sheets, so a customer does not need to worry about feeding it with new sheets all the time. It will take maximum paper size of 12″ x 18″ for its trays as well as maximum of 12″ x 47″ for a banner direct input.
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