Photo models well under £100 and photo cartridge price slashed by over 40%
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Two weeks ago Lexmark announced two new photo ink-jet printers, a pledge to reduce ink photo costs and unveiled its own-brand photo papers for the European market. The company also announced two new general purpose ink-jet printers and three new all-in-ones. Confirmed prices of the new printers, papers and photo cartridge are as follows (all prices include VAT):
20 sheets Lexmark Everyday Glossy Photo Paper – £5.99
15 sheets Lexmark Premium Glossy Photo Paper - £7.99
The 12A1990 photo colour cartridge, which used to be around £30 has now been reduced to £17.45, a reduction of 42%.
Those are very eye-catching prices. The question is, how good are the products? We'll be at the head of the queue to find out!
Lexmark showed some limited edition all-in-ones in the livery of the Swiss Army pen-knife company, Victorinox. The link? The original all-in-one...
All-in-one (printer/scanner/copier and even fax functions) pricing is just as aggressive. The new X1150 all-in-one will be available at the end of May with a price tag of £79. Pricing on X6150 and X6170 is to be confirmed.