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Printer

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Tan Lee Na
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Lim Xiao Yin
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LECTURER :
Mr Rosmadi B Bakar

STIK1014
Computer System

What is Printer?
The printer is computer peripheral and
output device that accepts text and
graphic as input and prints or illustration
on paper as a hard copy in the form of
document or transparencies.

History
In 1938, Chester Carlson developed a dry
printing process-electro photography and
process to xerograph in 1949.
In 1971, Gary Stark weather build a laser
printer call SLOT
However , printing was popularized in the
western world in the 16th century by
Johannes Glutenberg.
He invented the Glutenberg Press, which was

Type of Printer

Type Of Printers

Printers
Impact Printers

Daisy Wheel

DotMatrix

Non-Impact
Printers

Inkjet

Other
Printe
rs

Thermal
Laser

Plotters

Type of Printer
Impact Printers
An impact printer makes contact with the
paper.
It usually forms the print image by
pressing an inked ribbon against the
paper using a hammer or pins.
Following are some examples of impact
printers:
Dot-Matrix Printers

Type of Printer
Impact Printers
Daisy Wheel Printer
Printer

Dot-Matrix

Type of Printer
Daisy Wheel
produces letter quality
print
cannot
produce
graphics output
A hammer strikes a
petal containing a
character against the
ribbon

Type of Printer
Dot
Printer

Matrix

These printer use


print
heads
containing from 9 to
24 pins
The
user
produce
a

can
color

Type of Printer
Non-Impact Printers

Non-impact printers do not


use a striking device to
produce characters on the
paper

Type of Printer
Following are some examples of nonimpact printers:

Laser
Printer
Ink-Jet
Printer

Type of Printer

Thermal Printer

Plotter

Type of Printer
Ink-Jet Printer
print in the form image or
characters with little dots as
dot-matrix printers
spraying ionized ink
less noiseand print in better
quality with greater speed.
use ink Cartridges

Ink Cartridges

Type of Printer
Laser Printer
A type of printer that uses
a laser beam to transfer
image onto paper
use memory to print high
resolution
text
and
graphics outputs
high end laser printers can
print up 100 pages per
minute
use ink Cartridges

Toner Cartridges

Type of Printer
Thermal Printer
Produces
a
printed
image by applying heat
to thermal paper
commonly
stores to
receipts

used
in
print out

Use wax-based ink

wax-based ink

Type of Printer
Plotters
A large device use to print large posters and
documents
Commonly used for technical drawings
2 types of plotters are called Flatbed plotters
and Drum plotters

Flatbed plotters

Drum plotters

Comparison Between Impact


Printer and Non-Impact
Printer
Type

IMPACT PRINTER

Descript
contacting the paper
ions
Dot-matrix printer and daisy
Types
wheel printer
Speed
Slow
Quality
low quality
Letter
near letter quality (NLQ)
quality
Consumpt
Not commonly usedtoday
ion
Tools
ink ribbon
Cost
Less expensive
Sound
noisy
effects
Image
Poor graphics or noneat all
clarity
Color
Limited colorprinting
output

NON-IMPACT PRINTER
Without striking the paper
Inkjet printer,laser printer, thermal
printer, plotters
Fast
High quality
Letter-qualityprintouts
Most commonly usedprinter today
ink spray or toner powder
More expensive
Quieter
Can handle graphics and often a wider
variety of fonts
strong clear color

Advantages and
Disadvantages
of Impact Printer
Advantages
Lower cost per page printing
Cost less to purchase
Do not require special paper to print on
Disadvantages
Noisy
print slowly
Ink ribbon has a short lifespan
Low print quality

Advantages and
Disadvantages
of Non-Impact Printer
Advantages
printer cartridges and drums are recyclable
print high volumes in short duration
produce high quality image
works fast and quietly
Disadvantages
cost more to purchase
a laser printer occupies a lot of space
and emits dust particles

Other Printers

Portable printers

Digital Photo Printers

Multifunction Printers

Network Printer

3D Printers

Other Printers
Portable Printers
small and portable
run on battery and print photo without
computer
Digital Photo Printers
Many middle range printers print photo
quality images
Network Printers
these printer is installed in LAN or Wireless
LAN (WLAN) environment

Other Printers

Multifunction Printers
This type of printer contains high quality color
printing, fax machine, color copier, scanner and
telephone
3D Printers
creates computer aided design 3-D applications
fast and simple

Connection Printers to
PC
Printers can connect to PCs in many ways
including:
Ethernet Cable
Printer
cable

Wireless
connectivity

Leading Printer
Manufacturers

Leading Printer
Manufacturers

Reference
http://www.byte-notes.com/types-printers
http://www.escotal.com/printer.html
http://www.inkpal.com/ink-news/different-types-of-ink/
http://smallbusiness.chron.com/types-printer-inks-573
28.html
http://www.slideshare.net/arulmanimaran/09-printers
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http://www.slideshare.net/hst77/printer-presentationhtoor?related=7
http://www.slideshare.net/mirzaasimmushtaq1/print
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Conclusion
Aprinteris an electromechanical device which converts the text and
graphicaldocumentsfromelectronicformtothephysicalform.
categorizedasimpactandnon impactprinters.
Impactprintersarethetypeofprintersinwhichakeystrikesthepaper
tomakealetter.Examples:DaisyWheelPrinterandDotMatrixPrinter.
Non-impactprintersdonotoperatebystrikingaheadagainstaribbon.
Example:Inkjetprintersandlaserprinters
The example of others printer are portable printers, digital photo
printers,multifunctionprintersand3Dprinters.

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