MELVILLE, N.Y., March 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Small-to-medium businesses seek compact, easy-to-use printing solutions that can help boost productivity and allot employees more time to dedicate toward the creative tasks at hand. Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, delivers on these expectations with its latest black-and-white imageCLASS lineup refresh, focusing on user experience while simultaneously introducing advanced technology into a smaller device footprint. These new models complete the refresh of Canon's imageCLASS black-and-white lineup, which began earlier this month.
"Canon's signature reliability, evolving engine technologies, and intuitive user experience help small-to-medium businesses keep productivity high through advanced features and device displays that simplify user worfklows," says Toyotsugu Kuwamura, executive vice president and general manager, Business Imaging Solutions Group, Canon U.S.A., Inc. "This, in turn, allows information workers to focus more on, and foster more, creativity."
Canon introduces two multifunction printers (MFPs) that feature intuitive printing and scanning capabilities, as well as two single function printers (SFPs) for those customers seeking speedy product performance in a compact frame.
The new imageCLASS MF426dw/MF424dw multifunction printers leverage a strong value proposition similar to that offered by the Color imageCLASS MF700/600 series models to provide customers freedom of choice in purchasing the best available color or black-and-white laser print solution.
These black-and-white, compact MFPs print up to 40 pages per minute (ppm) and offer the ability to add an extra paper tray for up to 900-sheet maximum paper capacity. A five-inch color touchscreen with smartphone-like usability delivers a seamless user experience and can be customized by a device administrator to simplify daily tasks through an available device platform, Application Library. Both models are supported by a standard three-year warranty backed by Canon U.S.A.'s award-winning service and support network.
In support of the Office of the Future, and understanding that today's employees are more routinely working remotely, the MFPs offer mobile solutions for both printing and scanning. Users can leverage the Wi-Fi# direct function to create a hotspot from the MFP to establish direct connection to mobile devices, without the need for an external router. Additionally, users can scan and convert documents to searchable digital files through a single-pass duplex document feeder to increase scanning throughput.
To learn more about the MF400 series models, visit www.usa.canon.com/adifferentclass.
Designed for small businesses, the black-and-white, ENERGY STAR®-certified, compact printer outputs up to 40 pages per minute (ppm) with the ability to add an extra paper tray for up to 900 sheets of maximum paper capacity. Its combination of fusing technologies and low-melting-point toner minimizes power requirements and helps achieve low-energy consumption to encourage environmentally conscious work practices. A high-capacity, all-in-one cartridge helps to reduce overall supply costs, while a five-line touch LCD screen aids with menu navigation. The imageCLASS LBP214dw printer comes with a one-year warranty backed by Canon's U.S.A.'s award-winning service and support network, and offers mobile printing capability* and Wi-Fi direct connectivity*.
Designed for personal and home office users, the black-and-white, ENERGY STAR®-certified, compact printer outputs up to 30 ppm and is intended for light use in tight-fitting space environments. The model features a 250-sheet maximum paper capacity and comes with a standard one-year warranty backed by Canon's U.S.A.'s award-winning service and support network. The imageCLASS LBP162dw printer offers mobile printing capability and Wi-Fi direct connectivity*. Its combination of fusing technologies and low-melting-point toner minimizes power requirements and helps achieve low-energy consumption to help encourage environmentally conscious work practices.
The imageCLASS MF426dw/MF424dw models ($449/$349, respectively, minimally advertised prices), imageCLASS LBP214dw ($299 MAP) and the imageCLASS LBP162dw ($199 MAP)** are available for purchase immediately from the Canon Online Store (shop.usa.canon.com) and will soon be available from select retailers, online retailers and resellers.***
About Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With approximately $36 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE: CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2017† and is one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies in 2018. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based service and support for all of the products it distributes in the United States. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. In 2014, the Canon Americas Headquarters secured LEED® Gold certification, a recognition for the design, construction, operations and maintenance of high-performance green buildings. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up for the Company's RSS news feed by visiting www.usa.canon.com/rss and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA. For media inquiries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
†Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark Office.
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