Okidata MC361 Review
The Okidata MC361 is a multifunction color printer well suited for a small or medium size office that needs a reliable, high quality color printer that can also function as a copier, scanner, and fax machine. This printer boasts a monthly duty cycle of up to 45,000 pages, making it more than capable of handling the workload of a busy office, while only measuring 16.8 inches wide, 20 inches deep, and 17.5 inches high.
This printer utilizes a high speed USB 2.0 cable for connectivity that can be purchased from any computer or office supply retailer. For connecting to a workgroup or network, the Okidata MC361 use a high speed wired Ethernet connection. This printer is compatible with many major operating systems, including Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows server 2003 and 2008, Windows 2000, and Mac OS X 10.3.9 to 10.6.
The Okidata MC361 uses four Okidata MC361 toner cartridges for printing and copying in black and white and color. These Okidata MC361 cartridges, available in black, magenta, cyan, and yellow, each have a high page capacity and produce high quality images and text. The black toner cartridge available for the Okidata MC361 is capable of printing up to 3,500 pages before needing to be replaced. The magenta, yellow, and cyan toner cartridges compatible with the Okidata MC361 are each capable of printing up to 3,000 pages. The Okidata MC361 prints at a speed of 25 pages per minute for black and white prints, and 23 pages per minute for prints in full color, with a first page out time of only 8.5 seconds for black and white, and 9 seconds for full color, making it a fast and powerful printer. For copying, the Okidata MC361 copies at a rate of 25 pages per minute for monochrome, and 23 pages per minute for full color. The standard page capacity of the Okidata MC361 is 350 sheets, with the option to upgrade to as much as 880 sheets with the additional of an optional paper tray.
The Okidata MC361 is powered by a 533 MHz processor and prints with a resolution of 1200 dpi by 600 dpi. The standard memory that ships with this printer is 256 MB, with the option to upgrade to as much as 768 MB. Automatic duplex printing comes standard on the Okidata MC361 multifunction printer.
• Measurements (WxDxH): 16.8 in x 20 in x 17.5 in
• Memory: 256 MB, upgradable to 768 MB
• Connectivity: High speed USB 2.0
• Resolution: 1200 x 600 dpi
• Print Speed: 25 ppm monochrome, 23 ppm color
• Paper Capacity: 350 sheets standard, upgradable to 880 sheets
• Duty Cycle: 45,000 pages/month
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