Ultra-portable Bluetooth A4 printer!

PlanOn, provider of scanning and portable computer solutions that enhance the mobile office, has launched PRINTSTIK, an ultra portable, Bluetooth enabled printer which introduces true mobility for users.

The PRINTSTIK is a very small full A4 page printer, enabling users to print e-mails, documents and images from a range of mobile devices including laptops, smart phones and PDAs. Users are able to print documents anywhere and anytime while away from the office and on the move. 

Doug Verkaik CEO of PlanOn stated, Mobile printers are not a new concept but up until now they have not been designed with the consumer in mind. We developed the PRINTSTIK to meet the consumer demand for a small, lightweight and easy-to-use printer that can be used anywhere, at anytime. With the PRINTSTIK, consumers effectively have a printer in their pocket.

Developed specifically for business professionals and anyone who needs to print whilst on the road, PlanOns PRINTSTIK offers full-feature printing capabilities on a self contained 20 page roll of paper. The PRINTSTIK is extremely user friendly and syncs easily with laptops, PDAs and smart phones to transfer images and documents. Customers can use Bluetooth-enabled wireless connections to print or they can operate the device through a standard USB connection. 

The PRINTSTIK uses a rechargeable Lithium Ion battery, making it extremely lightweight and compact at just 700g. The product uses Advanced Thermal Technology, printing up to 3 full pages per minute (PPM) on 7-year rated thermal paper. 

Key features of PRINTSTICK include: 

  • USb and Bluetooth connectivity enables printing from laptops, smart phones, PDAs
  • Prints characters and graphics clearly with no smudging or bleeding
  • Prints up to three full pages per minute
  • Compact pocket size with self-contained 20-page paper cartridge and battery
  • Ruggedised design boasts minimal moving parts for reliability- no ink cartridges and related leaks, clogs and costs.
  • PlanOn Advanced Thermal Technology for 7 year rated printing on PlanOn paper
  • Consumables are minimal and cost efficient

The PRINTSTIK becomes available immediately and priced at 199. It can be purchased initially at www.planon.com and www.scanningpens.co.uk

 About PlanOn System Solutions Inc.

PlanOn System Solutions, Inc. has been providing scanning and portable computing solutions that enhance the mobile office for over a decade. PlanOns talented R&D team has successfully brought the results of our market research on unmet consumer needs to the mobile computing market as innovative, visionary solutions.

PlanOn is the developer of the DocuPen, a full-page, portable, pen-sized, scanner which provides the ultimate flexibility and versatility for users with an ergonomic, lightweight design. The company is headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada and has a location  in Cheektowaga, New York.

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