OKI Data Debuts Five-color Digital Printer
OKI Data Americas announces availability of its latest device in the line of professional digital printing solutions developed for short-run, on-demand commercial applications. The new C942 is an innovative five-color A3/tabloid device with single pass CMYK+White printing, expansive media handling capabilities and impressive output speed. This device allows users to expand beyond regular full-color printing on white paper to bold color-on-color printing on transparent or colored media.
Designed for businesses looking to expand their production capabilities, the C942 provides solutions including white printing on an array of substrates. This device uses micro-fine toner offering heightened color density and saturation, and features OKI’s proprietary Single Pass Color printing technology for enhanced speed and accuracy.
Highlights of the C942 include:
- CMYK+White printing in a single pass
- Easily prints vibrant, full color on dark, colored and transparent media
- Speeds of up to 50 ppm monochrome/color for CMYK jobs, and up to 45 ppm for output including CMYK+White
- 1200-dpi LED printheads
- Handles an impressive range of media including polyester, heavyweight cardstock up to 360 gsm, plus banners up to 52 inches in length
- New white toner with increased density
- Standard duplexing capabilities
- Small footprint A3 production quality device
The C942 provides an opportunity to generate new revenue streams by bringing improved production capabilities in-house. The C942 can produce output including polyester door hangers, retail signage, greeting cards and invitations, as well as envelopes. Ideal for companies in the pay-for-print space, the C942 affordably delivers exceptional versatility and productivity.
“OKI Data Americas is pleased to make the C942 professional series digital color printer available to the graphic arts and specialty printing market,” said Rich Egert, vice president of new global business development, for OKI Data Americas. “With the fastest color-on-color print speeds in its class, OKI is proud to bring this revolutionary new production device to market, providing competitive advantages to users along with the opportunity to create new and recurring revenue streams.”
OKI Data products are built on parent company OKI Data Corporation’s history of leadership and innovation. Most of OKI Data's color printing solutions feature Single Pass Color, as well as proprietary digital LED and HD Color technologies. These technologies allow OKI Data Americas to manufacture products that require fewer moving parts for increased reliability and outstanding color output quality.
OKI provides live toll-free technical support 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, with agents based in North America. In addition, OKI Data live chat feature is available to customers within the U.S. and Canada seeking online support on weekdays during normal business hours within the Eastern time zone.
(1) The C942 is the only 50 ppm and under device in its class based on price-point.
(2) Published performance results based on laboratory testing. Individual results may vary.
About OKI Data Americas
OKI Data Americas, headquartered in Mount Laurel, New Jersey, and a subsidiary of OKI Data Corp. of Japan, markets PC peripheral equipment and customized solutions under the OKI brand, including digital color and monochrome printers and multifunction products, serial impact dot matrix printers, thermal label and POS printers, as well as a full line of options, accessories, and consumables. OKI Data Americas serves the graphic arts, production, and specialty printing markets with the OKI proColor Series digital production printers, as well as its expanding line of ColorPainter and Teriostar wide-format professional printing devices. In addition, its Multimedia Production Platform category of production-quality A3 color devices meets a wide range of graphic arts and commercial printing needs.
Utilizing Genuine OKI toner ensures consistent, reliable, and high-quality output that maximizes performance. OKI Data offers a broad portfolio of products built to optimize managed print engagements. OKI Data Americas takes a consultative approach to supporting every customer's needs and delivering individualized print solutions that optimize business performance. The company's innovative technology is backed by Tokyo-based parent company OKI Electric Industry, a leader in telecom, infrastructure, and mechatronics systems, as well as an approximately $4.5 billion multinational corporation according to its FY 2014 financial reporting. Keeping its customers' needs top of mind, OKI Data Americas is ISO 9001:2008 certified and offers a selection of ENERGY STAR certified products.
Source: OKI Data Americas.