Ricoh Aficio MP9000/MP1100/MP1350 Series Receives "Five Star" Rating from BERTL26 Dec, 2006
Ricoh Aficio MP9000/MP1100/MP1350 Series Receives "Five Star" Rating from BERTL
West Caldwell, NJ – Ricoh Corporation announced that BERTL awarded the Ricoh Aficio MP9000, Aficio MP1100 and Aficio MP1350 Series its Five-Star, exceptional rating. These multifunction products (MFP) achieved the highest possible rating from BERTL, excelling specifically in productivity, output and accessibility.
“Ricoh is proud to receive such a highly-regarded award in the document management industry,” said Ron Potesky, vice president of Corporate Marketing for Ricoh Corporation. “The Aficio MP9000/MP1100/MP1350 Series embodies our commitment to creating solutions that fit the ever-changing needs of the work environment and our quest to refine the next generation of document management solutions.”
In an aggressive market, the Aficio MP9000/MP1100/MP1350 Series scored remarkably well by meeting the demand for increased productivity and high-quality output with its expansive selection of print-on-demand options, advanced scan-to-email capabilities and robust Web server technologies. Introduced in May 2006, the Aficio MP9000/MP1100/MP1350 Series is a versatile addition to any workspace with print speeds of up to 135 pages per minute (ppm) and print output resolutions of up to1200dpi. This series is suitable for high-end front office use as well as for the more complex needs of the in-plant CRD and print-for-pay environments.
The Aficio MP9000/MP1100/MP1350 Series received high marks in the scanning category with its full range of color scanning, PDF encryption and scan to email capabilities. BERTL found the Preview mode to be especially helpful as it allows users to quickly and efficiently check scanned documents before they are sent to the printer, increasing productivity and ultimately saving paper and reducing toner costs.
The Aficio MP9000/MP1100/MP1350 Series also scored well in productivity and usability categories. The devices come standard with PostScript, PCL and RPCS drivers that are able to handle all job expectations. With a touch of a button, jobs can be rerouted or printed, eliminating the need for repeat processing. Refined Printer Command Stream (RPCS) offers superb usability with large icons, intuitive layout and design and high-quality print output. The Enhanced Document Server enables users to easily retrieve/merge and edits files in thumbnail format for enhanced productivity.
Accommodating users of all abilities and backgrounds is paramount in the workplace and the Aficio MP9000/MP1100/MP1350 Series meets these accessibility needs with a variety of features. LCD touch screen features dual-language controls with larger type and buttons for easy visibility. Arm-mounted touch screens are easy to reach and use from a wheelchair and paper trays have handles on both the top and bottom of the tray for accessibility no matter what height or ability.
“The Ricoh Aficio MP9000/MP1100/MP1350 Series performed at the high standard we’ve come to expect from Ricoh products,” said Elizabeth McNichol, vice president of Corporate Relations for BERTL. “From productivity to quality, security to accessibility, the Aficio MP9000/MP1100/MP1350 Series serves a wide spectrum of users’ needs and is deserving of the five-star, exceptional rating.”