C831 Education Technology Review
"The pure quality and versatility of this printer makes it standout as the perfect solution to the often huge A3 printers."
Aimed at small- to medium-sized businesses, the OKI C831 printer is a diamond in the rough. The printer stands at 360mm high, 449mm wide and has a depth of 552mm. However, don’t let the small stature of the printer fool you, the OKI is one of the smallest A3 printers available.
The paper size ranges from A6 to A3 and you can even print banners up to 1,321mm in length, the standard 400 sheet paper capacity can be expanded to 1,990 sheets with weights up to 256gsm.
The high capacity toners will keep you in business for up to 10,000 pages at a cost of 1.3 pence per page.The print quality on the OKI was indeed superb, delivering up to 35 pages per minute of high definition colour. The 1200 x 600 dpi print resolution presents deep colours. You can also take advantage of the Photo Enhance setting, which guarantees sharp, clear and vibrant photo-like pictures.
The energy saving Deep Sleep mode reduces the enegry consumption to less than 1 Watt, and also includes an auto off mode, which automatically powers off the device after extended periods of non-use. We found the OKI easy to network and it handles 25 busy users with easy.
The pure quality and versatility of this printer makes it standout as the perfect solution to the often huge A3 printers.