|New Lexmark colour laser printers, MFPs help small businesses look big while cutting costs|
Richmond Hill, ON., Oct. 20, 2008 – Lexmark Canada, Inc. today introduced two new series of colour laser printers and colour laser multifunction products (MFPs), offering businesses ranging from small offices to large enterprises compact colour performance that will save them time and money.
"We are excited to introduce this outstanding new line of compact colour products that will help businesses enhance the quality of their professional documents without turning to a more costly print shop," said Tim Emens, Lexmark
Both the new Lexmark C540 Series of colour laser printers and new Lexmark X540 Series of colour laser MFPs are designed to be easy on the environment with such features as:
Additionally, both the Lexmark C540 Series and Lexmark X540 Series include the new Lexmark Rewards program, which encourages customers to return empty cartridges for recycling or remanufacturing and earn free genuine Lexmark toner and imaging kits. With the Lexmark Rewards program, customers can save up to 20 percent off the total cost of printing. The Lexmark C540 and Lexmark X540 series also offer the Lexmark Supplies Price Guarantee, an innovative new program through which Lexmark pledges never to raise the price of toner cartridges for the life of these printers.
Both series also feature wireless models that are Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ 802.11n draft 2.0. Lexmark's printers are the first in the industry to receive this certification for this leading-edge wireless technology. 802.11n is a new wireless standard that supports a longer range and higher wireless transfer rates than the previous standard, 802.11g.
The Lexmark C540 Series of colour laser printers is designed for small business workgroups or busy offices that need access to affordable, professional-quality colour printing technology with best-in-class rated colour print speed. The Lexmark C540n, C543dn and C544n colour laser printer models deliver unique 4800 Colour Quality mode for stunning colour images and graphics along with true 1200x1200 dpi for extra quality and detail in customer-facing documents. The Lexmark C540 Series is the only colour laser family under $500 to offer this level of print quality. The series also features a unique four-in-one colour laser printhead design that delivers precise colour registration.
The Lexmark C540n is an easy-to-use small workgroup colour laser printer that prints at speeds up to 21 ppm in colour and black for an estimated street price of $399. The Lexmark C543dn includes high-yield toner cartridges and built-in two-sided printing for an estimated street price of $4496. The Lexmark C544 models give customers access to even faster speeds, up to 25 ppm in colour and black, for prices starting at $4996. The series also offers extra-high-yield cartridges, which save money with a lower cost per page and conserve resources with cartridges that need to be replaced less frequently.
For small offices and large enterprise customers that want more advanced functionality, the new Lexmark X540 Series of colour laser MFPs also features best-in-class5 rated colour print speed, while packing productivity-enhancing features into the smallest 21 ppm colour laser MFP in the world. The Lexmark X543dn colour laser MFP combines copy and scanning capability in addition to built-in two-sided printing for just $5996. It prints at speeds up to 21 ppm in colour and black and ships with high-yield toner cartridges. The Lexmark X544 models of colour laser MFPs are four-in-one devices that print, copy, scan and fax, with fast print speeds up to 25 ppm in colour and black; prices start at $6996. They also feature two-sided scanning as well as access to extra-high-yield cartridges and more robust paper handling for larger workgroups.
Lexmark's new colour laser printers and colour laser MFPs will be available through Lexmark's channel partners and on www.lexmark.ca