Lexmark Forms Printer 2580
Energy Star

In the Box

  • Lexmark Forms Printer 2580
  • Standard yield re-inking ribbon
  • Power cord
  • Software and documentation CD
  • Setup sheet
  • Operator Panel Overlays
  • Safety instruction sheet

Ethernet, USB or parallel cables not included. Please purchase separately.

Tech Specs

Size (in. - H x W x D)

7.7 x 19.4 x 11.4 in.

Packaged Size (in. - H x W x D)

12.8 x 24.0 x 16.1 in.

Weight (lb.)

17.6 lb.

Limited Warranty - See Statement of Limited Warranty

2 Year Exchange, Next Business Day

Packaged Weight (lb.)

22.7 lb.

UNSPSC Code

43212102

Product Certifications

Energy Star, UL 60950-1, CSA, FCC Class B, VCCI, CB IEC 60950-1, SEMKO, GS (TÜV), CE Class B, SMA C-Tick

Specified Operating Environment

Humidity: 8 to 90% Relative Humidity, Temperature: 10 to 40°C (50 to 104°F)

Average Power (Printing)

38 watts

Print Technology

9-Pin Dot Matrix

Resolution

240 x 144 dots per inch

Print Speeds

Up to 304 cps Draft @12 cpi, Up to 510 cps Fast Draft @ 12cpi, Up to 76 cps Near Letter Quality @ 12 cpi

Memory

512 KB

Noise Level, Idle

0 dBA

Noise Level (Print), Operating

56 dBA

Maximum Print Line (")

8.0 inches

Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)

12,500 POH @ 25% duty cycle

Paper Handling Standard

Front Tractor Feeder

Paper Handling Optional

Automatic Sheet Feeder (narrow), Tractor 2 (narrow)

Media Sizes Supported

Single-part or multi-part continuous forms (10 in. or 254 mm maximum page width, 3.0 in. or 76 mm minimum page width, 22.0 in. or 559 mm maximum page length, 3.0 in. or 76 mm minimum page length), Narrow sheet fed paper (8.5 in. or 215 mm maximum page width, 4.13 in. or 105 mm minimum page width, 22.0 in. or 559 mm maximum page length, 5.5 in. or 139 mm minimum page length), Single-part or multi-part cut forms (11.7 in. or 297 mm maximum page width, 3.0 in. or 76 mm minimum page width, 22.0 in. or 559 mm maximum page length, 3.0 in. or 76 mm minimum page length)

Media Types Supported

Multi-part forms - Up to 1+5 parts (up to 0.020 in. or 0.51 mm paper thickness), Single-part forms - 16 to 24 lb., 60 to 90 gsm (0.0045 in. or 0.11 mm paper thickness), Forms or Paper - 16 to 24 lb., 60 to 90 gsm (0.0045 in. or 0.11 mm maximum paper thickness)

Supplies Yield

Optional 8 million characters (draft mode at 10 cpi)- Re-Inking Ribbon, Standard 4 million characters (draft mode at 10 cpi) - Re-Inking Ribbon

Microsoft Windows Operating Systems Supported

Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows NT (4.00/4.00 Server), Microsoft Windows Me, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows 98 2nd Edition, Microsoft Windows XP x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64, Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows Vista x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2008, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64, Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows 7 x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

Linux Operating Systems Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS 3.0, 4.0, 5.0, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8.0, 9.0, 10, 11, Debian GNU/Linux 3.1, 4.0, Linspire Linux 5.0, SUSE Linux 10.0, 10.1, 10.2

Standard Ports

Centronics IEEE 1284 Bidirectional Parallel, USB

Optional Local Ports

Internal RS-232C serial

Optional Network Ports

Lexmark N4000e Fast Ethernet (Print Only), External MarkNet N7020e Gigabit Ethernet, External MarkNet N7000e Fast Ethernet (USB), External MarkNet N7002e Fast Ethernet (parallel)

Printer Languages (Standard)

Epson Emulation, Personal Printer Data Stream (PPDS), Okidata MICROLINE Emulation

Text Fonts

Fast Draft, Draft, Courier, Gothic, 10, 12, 15, 17.1, 20 cpi, Proportional Spaced (PS)

Bar Codes

EAN-8, UPC-A, Code 3 of 9, UPC-E, Codabar (NW-7), EAN-13, Interleaved 2 of 5, Industrial 2 of 5, Code 128, US Postal (POSTNET 5-digit ZIP Code)



Customer Care

Customer Service

Lexmark International
800-539-6275 (800-lexmark)
  • MON-FRI: 9.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m.
  • SAT: 12.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
  • SUN: Closed