Review on Panasonic® DX 800 Printer
Panasonic DX 800 is a multifunction device, which prints, scans and faxes. It is possible to send documents either through e-mail or fax. It has built-in fast Ethernet network interface, which has 3-second super G3 Fax Transmission and has 4 MB Standard memory. Document management software and 50-page automatic document feeder are its specialty. It also has Check and Call function.
DX-800 is a dependable fax machine. If you want a fast Ethernet network interface then this is the fax machine. If you want fast fax transmission then this G3 transmission in the machine can do it. It also has tools to help you in managing scan documents easily with easy transmission. This is an efficient network printer.
Panasonic DX800 is an fax machine which can work as printer and scanner. It is a rich fax machine because of its features. You can transmit fax through two methods. You can do either through fax or through email. With ‘Scan To Email’ feature you can transmit easily the scan documents to a email id without the need for a software installation. Fax transmission is also fast with Super G3 fax modem. Automatic Document Feeder of 50 documents is possible. Resolution is good at 600 dpi for printer and 400 dpi for scanner. Document Management Software lets you view, edit, organize, and send documents effectively. Print speed is good at 6.5 pages per minute. PIN Code Access, Fax Access Code, Remote Reception and Energy saver options are some extra features.
FIVE –Â Automatic Network Setup and LDAP
This DX 800 can be easily configured as DHCP(Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) in your local area network. After plugging LAN cable in to Fast Ethernet Port it will automatically acquire network information like IP Address, Subnet Mask, Default Gateway, Primary & Secondary DNS address. DX 800 can function as an LDAP client when it is configured with a mail server that supports LDAP directory service. “Scan to email” feature can be used effectively.
FOUR –Â Fax Forwarding and Dual –Port Operation
There are two ports for LAN and PSTN (Public Switched Network) for communication. You can receive a fax using telephone line and at the same time, you send a document over the LAN. Another two features of the reception of faxes are Fax Forwarding and Inbound Routing. Fax Forwarding creates a received folder that collects all the received fax in to it. Inbound routing on the other hand routes faxes to multiple recipient address thus paving way for paperless fax.
It has a standard memory to handle 240 pages. Using flash memory it can be extended to 880 pages. During faxing or copying of high volume of data, it will not produce any glitches. Another specialty is its quick memory transmission. It scans at 2.8 seconds per page. It simultaneously starts transmission during scanning thus paving way for a fast and efficient communication.
It can be used as a high quality 600*600 dpi laser printer. When in a LAN it can act as network printer. The Document Management Software gives you manage documents effectively. Scanned documents can be saved in any format like BMP, TIFF, JPEG, and PDF. Network Status Monitor helps you check the status of printer even if you are not near the machine.
Document size limit is 10.1*78.7” maximum. Minimum is 5.8*5.0”. Scanning Width is 8.3”. 2.8 sec/page is the scanning speed. Recording Paper sizes are Letter, Legal, A4, and plain paper. Scanning Resolution is 400*400 dots/inch. Dimensions are 14.6*18*9.8”. Weight of the machine is 20 lbs. Modem Speed of G3 communication is 33,600-2400 bps.
Panasonic DX 800 is an efficient fax machine, which can also work as printer. In terms of speed and network printer makes it a good fax machine.