Kodak EasyShare 5100, EasyShare 5300 and EasyShare 5500 All-in-One (AiO) Printers launched

The New Kodak EasyShare All-in-One (AiO) printers Kodak has announced Kodak EasyShare All-in-One (AiO) printers – its latest line-up of desktop printers and low cost replacement inks. The three new printers being offered are the EasyShare 5100, the EasyShare 5300, and the EasyShare 5500.

According to Kodak, the Kodak EasyShare All-in-One (AiO) printers will make it possible for users to print crisp, sharp documents, and Kodak lab-quality photos at home, using premium, pigment-based inks that will save consumers up to 50 percent on everything they print. And all this can be done at a price that’s surely not heavy for the pockets either.

In addition, Kodak said that the three new printers, the EasyShare 5100, the EasyShare 5300, and the EasyShare 5500, will put forth ultimate levels of print quality and ease-of-use, while offering low total cost of ownership compared to other leading consumer inkjet printers on the market.

Features of Kodak EasyShare AiO 5100 printer are:

  • Print, scan and copy capabilities
  • Delivers high-quality documents and photos for users who enjoy printing without limitations
  • Allows print and copy of up to 32 pages per minute in black, and 22 pages per minute in color
  • Prints photos from Pictbridge-enabled cameras sans a PC
  • Features of Kodak EasyShare 5300 AiO printer are:

  • Offers a 3-inch color LCD display that enables photo viewing and cropping directly from the printer
  • Memory card slots in it offer an additional quick and simple way to print digital pictures without a PC
  • Features of EasyShare 5500 AiO printer are:

  • Incorporates all the breathtaking features of Kodak EasyShare AiO 5100 and 5300 printers
  • Comprises of has fax functionality
  • Includes a 2.4-inch color LCD display, an automatic document feeder and a duplexer attachment
  • Kodak boasts that EasyShare 5500 printer is the perfect solution for home-office users and connected families who want to do it all with no constraints.

    All three EasyShare AiO printers feature exclusive ‘Kodacolor Technology’ that enables consumers to cost-effectively print crisp documents and Kodak lab-quality photos.

    The EasyShare AiO printers also use Kodak’s premium, pigment-based ink, priced at $10 (Rs 441 approx) for a cartridge of black ink, and $15 (Rs 661 approx) for a five-ink color cartridge.

    Antonio M Perez, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Kodak, said, “After today, the inkjet market will never be the same. We are changing the rules in this industry to ensure that consumers can affordably print what they want, when they want, easily, and at the high level of Kodak quality they have come to expect.”

    Perez continued, “For years, the high price of inkjet cartridges has kept consumers from freely using their printers. With affordable premium inks, families can now create crisp documents and Kodak lab-quality photos at home.”

    The Kodak EasyShare 5100 is priced at 149.99 US MSRP, the Kodak EasyShare 5300 and 5500 come at $199.99 US MSRP and $299.99 US MSRP respectively.

    While EasyShare 5100 and 5300 AiO Printers will retail exclusively at Best Buy locations across the US starting next month, EasyShare 5500 is expected to begin shipping in May 2007.

    Online shoppers can start making the purchases from April 2007 at the company’s official website on www.kodak.com.