Toshiba Portable Printer
1991/12/01 Elhuyar Zientzia Iturria: Elhuyar aldizkaria
Express Writer 201 is the name of the new portable printer that Toshiba has launched. They have presented it as the smallest in the world and they lack reason, weighs just one kilo and measures 303 x 80 x 44 mm.
This printer uses 24-point thermal transfer technology, prints 63 characters per second and offers 180 x 180 point resolution. It can work autonomously for an hour, that is, enough to print 60 pages. Unlike other portable devices, Express Writer supports all types of paper and prints in any position, even vertically.
The use of the machine is simple. On the front panel, the usual printing functions, paper processing, tape, etc. are indicated by light indicators. Centronics connects to the computer via the parallel interface and emulates the Epson LQ2550 printer. Available in Courier and Prestige Elite.