Discontinued

Lexmark 2490 Forms printer

Lexmark's next generation of reliable high speed dot matrix printers

Part no.: 12T0357
Size (HxWxD) 195 x 492 x 290 mm
Packaged size (HxWxD) 325 x 609 x 408 mm
Weight 8 kg
Product guarantee One year on site repair, next business day response time.
Packaged weight 10.3 kg
UNSPSC code 43212102
Print technology 24-Pin Dot Matrix
Resolution 360 x 360 dpi
Print speeds Up to 465 cps Fast Draft @ 12 cpi
Up to 109 cps Near Letter Quality @ 12 cpi
Up to 328 cps Draft @12 cpi
Memory 79.5 (Receive Buffer) KB
Noise level, operating 53 dBA
Maximum print line 203.2 mm
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 (254mm maximum page width, 76mm minimum page width, 559mm maximum page length, 76mm minimum page length)
Narrow Sheet Fed Paper (215mm maximum page width, 105mm minimum page width, 559mm maximum page length, 139mm minimum page length)
Single-part or multi-part cut Forms (297mm maximum page width, 76mm minimum page width, 559mm maximum page length, 76mm minimum page length)
Media types supported Multi-part forms - up to 1+3 parts (up to 0,36 mm paper thickness)
Single-part forms - 60 to 90 gsm (0,11 mm paper thickness)
Forms or paper - 60 to 90 gsm (0,11mm 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 98, 2nd Edition
Microsoft Windows NT (4.00/4.00 Server)
Microsoft Windows 95 4.00.950 or later
Microsoft Windows Me
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows 7
Linux operating systems supported Red Hat Linux 7.2, 7.3, 8.0
SUSE Linux 7.2, 7.3, 8.0
UNIX operating systems supported Compaq (Digital) UNIX 4.0D
Compaq Tru64 UNIX 4.0F, 5.1
HP-UX 10.20, 11.00
IBM AIX 4.2.1, 4.3.3, 5.1, 5.2
SCO OpenServer 5.0.5, 5.0.6
SGI IRIX 6.5.x
Sun Solaris x86 7, 8, 9
Sun Solaris 7, 8, 9
Connectivity (standard) Centronics IEEE 1284 bidirectional parallel
USB port (compatible with USB 2.0 specification)
Other attachment options
RS-232C serial interface card
Connectivity (optional) Fast Ethernet (external, print only)
Ethernet 10BaseT/2 (external, print only)
Token-Ring (external, print only)
Twinax or Coax adapter for SCS
Printer languages (standard) Epson emulation
Personal Printer Data Stream (PPDS)
Text fonts Fast Draft, Draft, Courier, Gothic, Orator, Presentor, Prestige, Script
10, 12, 15, 17.1, 20, 24 cpi