Kyocera Wins Triple Crown for Exceptional Performers

<p>Sydney, Australia – Monday 6 February, 2012 - Kyocera Mita Australia and New Zealand, one of the world's leading document imaging companies, has been selected by&#160; Buyers Laboratory, LLC (BLI) for outstanding A3 colour MFD in categories 41-50, 61-70 and 71-80 pages per minute at their semi annual ‘Pick Awards’. </p> <p>BLI, the world’s leading independent evaluator of document imaging products and solutions, conducted comprehensive evaluations assessing a wide range of the most important features and performance factors that are typically demanded by end users. </p> <!--break--> <p> “We’re delighted that we have now been recognised in all mid to high speed colour categories&#160; by&#160; BLI,&#160; taking&#160; into&#160; account&#160; the&#160; awards&#160; they&#160; gave&#160; us&#160; in&#160; July&#160; 2011&#160; for&#160; our TASKalfa 5550ci. What this means for our customers is they can feel confident in selecting a Kyocera TASKalfa product&#160; as these awards assure them that the outstanding performance and sharp and consistent colour quality they need has been independently verified under the most demanding conditions,” says George Kharoufeh, senior product manager, Kyocera Mita Australia and New Zealand. </p> <p>Kyocera TASKalfa 4550ci <br />Outstanding 41- to 50-ppm A3 <br />Colour MFD</p> <p>Kyocera TASKalfa 6550ci <br />Outstanding 61- to 70-ppm A3 <br />Colour MFD</p> <p>Kyocera TASKalfa 7550ci <br />Outstanding 71- to 80-ppm A3 <br />Colour MFD</p> <p>Kyocera TASKalfa 5550ci <br />Outstanding 51- to 60-ppm A3 <br />Colour MFD, July 2011</p> <p>All of the Kyocera TASKalfa devices offer very good ease of use from the print drivers and a well-designed colour control panel that can be moved up and down and side to side, providing easy access for individuals with disabilities. Kyocera also earned high marks for most attributes important to IT, including ease of network setup and administrative utilities. In addition, overall image quality of the devices ranged from very good to excellent. In fact, the TASKalfa 7550ci is among an extremely small minority of business colour models to have earned an excellent rating for both colour and black output quality. The scan functionality of the devices, which includes six shortcuts and convenient USB access, was also above average. </p> <p> “Offering outstanding reliability, exceptional ease of use and strong overall productivity, there is no doubt that this trio of devices is worthy of these hard-earned awards,” said Pete Emory, BLI’s manager of laboratory testing. “Noteworthy is that the TASKalfa 7550ci is the most productive model in its class tested to date, with best in class productivity when printing BLI’s job stream and a range of other speed tests.”&#160; </p> <p>As Kharoufeh adds, “Most of all, these products adhere to our core design concept to offer devices with top reliability and low cost of ownership that are easy on the environment.” </p> <p>For further information on Kyocera’s awards, please visit our awards page on our website.&#160; </p>