Lexmark OfficeEdge Pro5500 All-in-One Printer Price in Singapore, Features, and Specs

Lexmark OfficeEdge Pro5500 All-in-One Printer Price in Singapore, Features, and Specs: The OfficeEdge Pro550 is a robust color inkjet multifunction printer from Lexmark. It features all the typical components that are essential in a small home office, and thus cater primarily to this kind of consumers. Except for its duplex feature, the printer has a fast turnout rate, rapid scanning time, and also gives high quality prints. It is also very cheap to run, using effective yet low-cost inks. It can very well be a good alternative to any laser printing technology for any workgroup consisting of only two to five people. However, the unit itself is quite pricey considering that there are other brands with models that can do all these things in half the price. Nevertheless, the machine itself is brimming with productivity and paper handling features that can make office jobs twice as fast. This includes a direct USB port, Ethernet, and Wi-Fi connectivity. The Lexmark OfficeEdge Pro5500 is the current top of the line model for the company’s OfficeEdge line.

Physically, the Lexmark OfficeEdge Pro5500 is roughly the same size as any typical office photocopier although it does have a surprisingly large depth and a width that is just a bit wider than an A4 paper. It has quite a steeply sloping face, and is housed primarily in a high gloss black plastic that is quite offendingly reflective. The Pro5500 features an automatic document feeder for a more convenient workflow that has a capacity to handle as much as fifty sheets at a time. The ADF is found integrated on top of the device along with the evenly weighted scanner lid that even has an automatic lock that gets activated when the papers from the ADF comes through.

Aside from the ADF, the Lexmark OfficeEdge Pro5500 also features a standard tray that can house as much as 300 sheets of paper. However, there is no other multipurpose tray so as to feed special papers or photo blanks. There is however an optional second 300-sheet tray that fits at the underside of the Pro5500 for photo printing but this will cost extra. As for the output tray, it flips over and slides from above the feed tray and has a wire extension to stop the papers from falling out when they are outputted. As for the control, this is housed in the control panel. One physical button for on and off got retained while everything else is accessible using the 110 mm touch screen. Some dedicated buttons are located at the border of the screen. This layout is fairly consistent with most Lexmark printers.

The Lexmark OfficeEdge Pro5500 uses four high-capacity ink cartridges that are accessible through a sliding mechanism on the front and behind some fold down panel to the right of the paper trays. They are fairly easy to replace and install. As mentioned, the Pro5500 offers connections via USB, Ethernet, and even wireless. It also comes with some pre-installed software’s like Abbyy FineReader and is totally amenable to more downloadable applications from Lexmark Smart Solution website.

Performance-wise, the Lexmark OfficeEdge Pro5500 has a maximum black print speed of 40 ppm in draft and 21 ppm to the ISO standard. Color printing on the other hand is around 36 ppm and 14 ppm, for the draft and standard respectively. However, processing time can take around 20 seconds prior to printing jobs. Duplex printing though is way slower than competitors, at only 4.5 sides per minute. The ink themselves are available in standard and XL versions; with the latter offering 2,500 ISO black pages and 1,600 ISO color pages.

Lexmark OfficeEdge Pro5500 All-in-One Printer Price in Singapore Dollar (SGD): Approximately S$ 500.00

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