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Olivetti Ink Jet Printers

Ilse Jurrien
Photokina report
Saturday 9th, September 2006
Posted by: Ilse Jurrien

Olivetti, operator in the information & commu-nication technology sector, is to attend IFA (Berlin, September 1-6 2006), the most important event for consumer electronics in the world, with around 1,200 stands and more than 245,000 visitors in 2005. Featuring multifunctionality and portability - based on Olivetti proprietary ink jet technology - and with ease of use and sleek design: the ANY_WAY plus, the SIMPLE_WAY and the portable photo printer MY_WAY plus will all be available for consumers to experience at IFA. Through this new range of ink jet printers, Olivetti gives users the opportunity to print perfect images, even on wireless mode, thanks to Bluetooth & Wi-Fi features.

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Canon PIXMA mini260

Posted by: Ilse Jurrien Thursday 24th, August 2006

Canon focuses in on ease-of-use, style and image quality with its Canon PIXMA mini260 inkjet photo printer. Offering a range of solutions that meet virtually every picture-taker’s needs, Canon’s PIXMA mini260 lets people print wedding photos while at the wedding or prom night fun at the prom. The Canon PIXMA mini260 photo printer will be available this fall for estimated selling prices of $199.99. “Whether people capture photos from a digital camera, camcorder, cell phone, or even a PDA, Canon’s new compact photo printers make it easy to quickly print beautiful photographs from nearly anywhere.” said Yukiaki Hashimoto, senior vice president and general manager of the imaging group at Canon USA.

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The market for printers faces a lot of competition. For those consumers who love to printer there are several print solutions available. The home and small office printers are popular but expensive in printing bulks of prints. Online print services and print kiosks in and outside retail channels offer also a perfect solution to get a print instantly or days later by mail. The print prices for online printing are very low and the ease-of-use of the - free - editing, photo book, and print software makes is very accessible for the average consumer. The Photokina show in Germany will showcase the latest developments in printers and print services. We will not forget about the large format printers, but also report on the compact home printers for 4-6” prints. Today’s amateur photographer with a cell phone, compact camera or DSLR / system camera, will not automatically print, but he will store the picture and share it via other channels with friends and family. Will the Photokina 2010 show learn us about new print solutions?