Tech Specs

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Typical market segments

Typical market segments

• Resource-constrained A4 devices

• A4 Multi-function printers (Home, Small Office/Home Office printers, All-in-One printers)

• A3 Workgroup devices (MFP, Laser, Business Inkjet)

• Entry-level large-format printers

Typical Jobs

Typical jobs

Suitable for content from:

• any application (MS Office, Adobe Acrobat, Creative Cloud, browsers, various industry-specific applications)

• any device (Desktop, Mobile, Tablet, MFP)

• any OS (Windows, Apple, Android, Chromebook, Linux)

• any print path (IPP, Mopria, AirPrint, Cloud)



• RIP part of embedded controller

• Deployable on OEM cloud environment

parallel processing

Parallel processing

• Multiple RIPs on the same MFP

• Parallelism across multiple pages

• Parallelism within multiple bands of the same page

pdl support

PDL support

• PDF (Latest PDF specification – PDF 2.0)            • PWG Raster 

• PS (PostScript Language Level 3)                          • PCLm

• MS Office (.doc, .docx, .ppt, .pptx)                          • Image (JPEG, PNG, BMP, TIFF)


recommended processor

Recommended processors

• Intel


min number of core

Minimum number of cores


operating system

Operating system

• All flavors of Linux (32 bit, 64 bit)

• Can be made available on custom embedded platforms (including proprietary platforms)




memory requirements

Memory requirements

Minimum ROM Footprint: 15 MB

output color model

Output color models

• Color Models: Device CMYK, Device RGB, Device Gray

• Bit Depth: 1, 2, 4, 8 bits per channel per pixel

• Resolution: Up to 2,400 dpi

PDF standards

PDF standards

• PDF/A—PDF/A-1a, PDF/A-1b, PDF/A-2a, PDF/A-2b, PDF/A-2u, PDF/A-3a, PDF/A-3b, PDF/A-3u





• All PostScript fonts (Type 0, Type 1, Type 2, Type 3, Type 32, Type 42)

• CID fonts (Type 0, 1, 2, 4)

• Adobe Multiple Master Fonts (for emulating referenced fonts not present in printer)

• TrueType Fonts (encapsulated as Type 42 font)

• Optional OTF bundle

raster transfer

Raster transfer models (for Planar and Interleaved)

• Banded

• Banded frame (hybrid)

• Full frame

job ticketing

Job ticketing

• Job ticketing via PS, PJL

• OEM custom commands

Layout & imposition

Layout and imposition

• N-up

• Booklet

color management

Color management, transparency, screening and other features

• Color rendering dictionary and color space array support for PostScript

• ICC profile support for PDF, PS

• Interface provided to plug in third-party color management systems

• Transparency handling at resolution controlled by OEM

• Object-based custom halftone

• Interface provided for third-party halftone screens

• Limit Toner

• Tag plane

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