Orlando, FL, August 4, 2014 – Today at the Retail Solutions Providers Associations (RSPA) RetailNOW show, Epson, a leading supplier of value-added Point of Sale (POS) solutions, introduced its smallest and lightest mobile printer to date, the Epson ultra-compact Mobilink™ P20 for 2” receipts. Weighing in at just one-half pound, it is small enough to fit in the palm of your hand and offers best-in-class print speeds and battery life, along with flexible connectivity options and fast near field communication (NFC) pairing. The Mobilink P20 is designed with Epson’s ePOS-Print technology, which enables direct printing from any device running Apple iOS, Android or Windows operating systems. Ideally suited for mobile printing in retail and hospitality applications such as line busting, tableside service and on-the-go receipt printing, the Mobilink P20 is compatible with all of today’s best-of-breed POS systems and the latest industry-standard wireless security protocols.
“Innovative, compact peripherals allow retailers to reimagine store spaces to better fit the way their customers shop,” commented Gregg Brunnick, director of marketing for Epson’s Business Systems Division. “The Mobilink P20 allows sales associates to print a receipt wherever needed – from patio to parking lot. Adding a mobile printer has never been easier; it offers a quick, painless path to mobility.”
Epson Mobilink P20 Features and Benefits
Ultra-compact Design: With a size of 3.1" x 4.7" x 1.7" (W x D x H) and a weight of only 0.5 lbs, the printer fits in your palm and features a 6.5' drop rating, and is IP54 ready with padded case for use in harsh environments.
Fastest Print Speed in its Class: Up to 100 mm/second, which translates to printing a 3.93-inch long receipt in just one second.
Best-in-Class Operational Battery Life for Ultra-compact Printers: Up to 8 hours with Bluetooth and up to 6 hours with WiFi models for uninterrupted service to your customers*.
Multiple Connectivity Options: Supports 802.11a/b/g/n with 2.4GHz/5GHz compatibility and Bluetooth® 3.0 (EDR supported).
Printer Utility App: The Utility App allows the Mobilink P20 to connect easily to your custom POS applications, enables automatic configuration for initial WiFi setting, and comes with fast NFC pairing technology.
Developer Support: Regardless of the operating system, Epson’s unique ePOS-Print technology allows OS agnostic printing from virtually any device, along with robust SDK and legacy driver support.
About Epson America, Inc.
Founded in 1975 and headquartered in Long Beach, CA, Epson America, Inc. is the U.S. affiliate of Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, a global manufacturer and supplier of high-quality technology products that meet customer demands for increased functionality, compactness, systems integration and energy efficiency. For over 40 years, Epson’s advanced technology has been at work in millions of POS systems around the world. Today Epson’s Business Systems Division continues to bring industry-leading, open architecture, smart technologies to the point of service. To learn more about Epson America Business Systems Division, please visit: pos.epson.com, or connect with us on Facebook (http://tinyurl.com/EpsonFacebook-BizSys), Twitter (http://twitter.com/EpsonB2B_PR) and YouTube (http://tinyURL.com/EpsonYouTube).
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*The Mobilink P20 battery life can vary significantly depending on usage. Up to 6 hours with 802.11, up to 8 hours with Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR.