Lexmark Forms Printer 2490

Features

Model Performance, Extremely Versatile

Speed: 24 wire, fast draft: 465 characters per second (cps) at 12 cpi. Paper feed speed: Up to 7 inches per second (ips). Prints a wide range of media: 1+3 multi-part forms for 24-wire, plain paper and envelopes. Prints media of numerous sizes: 3" to 11.7" x 5.5" to 22". Prints media of varying thickness: 24-wire: Up to 0.014". Noise level: a quiet 53 dBA (front microphone NLQ mode).

Easy to Use

New ergonomic design with intuitive operator panel. Easy paper handling assured by single sheets and continuous forms loaded simultaneously. Fewer user interventions, thanks to standard-yield re-inking ribbon -- prints up to 4 million characters (in Draft mode at 10 cpi). Optional high-yield re-inking ribbon -- prints up to 8 million characters (in Draft mode at 10 cpi). Long printhead life for minimal user intervention Six languages supported in the setup menu: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese

Wide Range of Connectivity Options

Supports IBM PPDS emulation with euro support, EPSON emulation. Bidirectional parallel IEEE-1284 standard, USB standard, internal RS-232 serial option External Twinax and Coax Adapters for SCS, MarkNet X2000 Token-Ring and Ethernet print servers.

Tech Specs

Size (mm - H x W x D)

195 x 492 x 290 mm

Packaged Size (mm - H x W x D)

325 x 609 x 408 mm

Weight (kg)

8 kg

Product Warranty

not define

Packaged Weight (kg)

10.3 kg

UNSPSC Code

43212102

Print Technology

24-Pin Dot Matrix

Resolution

360 x 360 dots per inch

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

Print Noise Level, Operating

53 dBA

Maximum Print Line (mm)

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 (254 mm maximum page width, 76 mm minimum page width, 559 mm maximum page length, 76 mm minimum page length), Narrow sheet fed paper (215 mm maximum page width, 105 mm minimum page width, 559 mm maximum page length, 139 mm minimum page length), Single-part or multi-part cut forms (297 mm maximum page width, 76 mm minimum page width, 559 mm maximum page length, 76 mm 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

Standard Ports

Centronics IEEE 1284 Bidirectional Parallel, USB

Optional Local Ports

External Serial Adapter, Internal RS-232C serial

Optional Network Ports

External Fast Ethernet (Print Only), External Ethernet 10BaseT/2 (Print Only), External Token-Ring (Print Only), Coax or Twinax 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

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