"SAMSUNG is one of the few printer makers that have their own technology of designing laser printer engine. We introduced SAMSUNG SCX-4200, the world's smallest multi function laser printer in 2006, which is based on our world-proven semiconductor technology. Also, with our patented technology of NO-NOISTM, we have just delivered SAMSUNG CLP-300, the world's first and smallest colour laser printer to realize the quiet working environment. SAMSUNG will continue to develop more innovative printing solutions to improve office environment and enhance office productivity." Said Mr Ng.
At this year's SAMSUNG IT Roadshow, SAMSUNG showcased its print solutions and comprehensive range of Colour Laser Printers (CLP), Mono Laser Printers (MLP) and Laser Multi Function Printers (MFP), catering to diverse segments in the B2B market, from the budget-conscious Small Office, Home Office (SOHO) users to the discerning Small and Medium Businesses (SMB) and even the high-volume Multinational Companies (MNC) commercial market.
The printing industry has witnessed accelerated growth in both colour laser and multi function devices. Shifting from the mere criteria of printing speed and resolution, SAMSUNG developed smarter compact printers and intelligent solutions - with versatile capabilities to handle complex processing and workflows in both wired and wireless network environments. The latest range of printers demonstrates ease-of-use, ease-of-management, ingenious digital scanning capabilities and wide-ranging suite of B2B printing solutions, allowing users to work in a seamless integrated environment. In the top-three position globally1 in the MLP and mono laser MFP segments, SAMSUNG looks to its award winning High-speed Laser Beam Printers (LBP), high-end MFPs and revolutionary printing solutions to drive deeper penetration into the corporate printer market.
With more than 50 international design awards for its printers, including the International Design Forum iF Design Award, Industrial Design Excellence Award (IDEA), Ergonomic Design Award by Ergonomics Society of Korea and Japan-G-MARK Good Design Award, SAMSUNG continues to focus on R&D and leverage its leading technologies to develop premium quality and reliable printing products and solutions for various business needs, from SOHO users and SMBs to large MNCs.
Key products highlighted at this year's SAMSUNG IT roadshow are as follows:
• SAMSUNG CLP-300: World's smallest and lightest colour laser printer
The world's smallest and lightest CLP designed specially to promote personal color laser printing. Incorporating SAMSUNG's patented second generation No-NOISTM technology, the ultra quiet printer also features simple and convenient toner change with innovative toner bottles.
• SAMSUNG CLX-3160: The world's smallest and lightest mono/colour laser MF
The compact and versatile SAMSUNG CLX-3160 is perfect for the home and small business user requiring both mono and colour laser multi-function. A third smaller and lighter than its competitors, the SAMSUNG CLX-3160 incorporates leading productivity-enhancing tools. SAMSUNG's unique USB Direct function enables PC-less scanning and printing to and from USB memory, while ingenious scan-to-email and scan-to-network capabilities allow users to send scanned images from the printer via email and network. Supporting PictBridge, the printer can also print images in digital camera quickly and easily with a simple connection to the printer's USB port.
• SAMSUNG SCX-6320FN: 4-in-1 MFP with enhanced network functionality
Boasting powerful efficiency and network functionality, the SAMSUNG SCX-6230F is ideal for mid to large sized work groups who need a network multi-function system to meet high volume printing and copying. The robust SAMSUNG SCX-6230F prints or copies up to 20 pages per minute, and its built-in DADF (Duplex Automatic Document Feeder) allows users to print, copy, scan and fax up to 50 sheets of documents in 2-sided mode. The printer also provides direct scan-to-email, scan-to-network, as well as forwarding fax to email functions with an optional network kit.
Other printer products showcased at the event include:
• SAMSUNG SCX-4200: CES 2006 Innovation Award winner and world's smallest laser-based flatbed MFP for personal printing or SOHO business.
• SAMSUNG SCX-5530FN: Mono Laser MFP with direct Scan-to-USB memory and USB memory printing functions for SMB use
• SAMSUNG ML-2571N / 3051N / 4551N: Network ready MLPs that offer ease of usage and high output at low cost