Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta

September 15, 2008 04:00 ET

Konica Minolta Turns Printing Trendy with the Launch of Its New Multifunction Printing Gadget-Magicolor 4690MF

STAINES, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Sept. 15, 2008) -

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September 2008 sees Konica Minolta launching its new office gadget - magicolor 4690MF, your newest all-in-one machine for print, copy, fax & scan. As an ideal solution for small-medium sized businesses and independent business people, Konica Minolta is launching a product aimed at being an essential to both your day to day business capabilities and also your image. With a slick design and functionality, the magicolor 4690MF has been designed with image in mind and is therefore your ideal office gadget. The new magicolor 4690MF will be launched at http://www.konicaminoltapresents.com/ alongside two other new models.

The 4690MF combines 4-in-1 functionality - high quality laser printing and copying at up to 24 pages per minute, versatile scanning and high speed faxing. As Harminder Ramanay, Konica Minolta's Head of Marketing - IT Channel, comments "The new magicolor 4690MF is an ideal solution for independent business people and small -medium sized workgroups. The new multifunction printer provides a compact solution which is designed to look good in your office and also excel your business through fantastic economic value, quality, speed and reliability."

The magicolor 4690MF fulfils all your in-house printing needs with thick paper handling allowing you to print up to 210gsm, an Automatic Document Feeder, double sided printing and a 100 sheet multipurpose tray. The new model allows you to print a full range of media, including stationary, labels and forms. In terms of durability, the magicolor 4690MF can print up to 120,000 pages per month with an optional lower paper feeder providing an extra 500 sheet capacity for long print runs.

Konica Minolta's Simitri HD (high definition polymerised toner) ensures that colours are true, brilliant and long-lasting whilst texts are crisp, clear and highly defined. Users get an enhanced resolution of up to 2400 x 600 dpi with an attractive matt finish. The magicolor 4690mf uses auto colour recognition, where colour toner is only used when it is really required. For personal or internal documents, users can opt for toner save mode allowing them to cut down toner consumption by half.

As well as printing, the versatile magicolor 4690mf is able to scan up to 24 originals per minute in different file formats - PDF, TIFF and JPEG. Featuring all enhanced network scan functions, users may integrate or attach their scans directly to eMail, FTP or SMB. Scan-to-USB memory stick, simplifies document sharing and archiving. The scanner supports both the WIA as well as the TWAIN-protocol. Furthermore, the magicolor 4690MF enables high-speed faxing with ECM/Super G3 capability, which sends and receives fax documents at up to 33.6 Kbps.

To review/demo the new magicolor 4690mf, please contact Katie Smith at katie.smith@konicaminolta.co.uk

For current offers, competitions & to request a sample from Konica Minolta please visit http://www.mastersofcolour.com/

For new product information (including magicolor 4690mf), please visit http://www.konicaminoltapresents.com/ where you can find information concerning new products and launches form Konica Minolta - Award Winning Printers.

To purchase a Konica Minolta printer - please call 01784 442255 or visit http://www.konicaminolta.co.uk/printing-solutions/programs-information/where-to-buy.html

Notes to Editors:

About Konica Minolta Business Solutions:

Konica Minolta Business Solutions (UK) Ltd markets business machines manufactured by Konica Minolta Business Technologies Inc. UK turnover for Konica Minolta Business Solutions (UK) Ltd is in excess of Pounds Sterling 150 million.

Konica Minolta Business Technologies generated net sales of over Pounds Sterling 3.15 billion in FY2006. Globally Konica Minolta Holdings, Inc. has a turnover Pounds Sterling 5.07 billion. Building on its strong core of optical technologies developed over many years, Konica Minolta Business Technologies aims to be a corporation offering products and services that are essential to all areas of digital imaging.

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