- 13 May, 1998 13:52
Mita PointSource Vi 30
The Mita PointSource Vi 30 is aimed at the small or home office. Its multiple functions include a printer, fax, copier, scanner and PC-fax. The machine copies at six pages per minute, has 64 levels of greyscale, can scan up to 400dpi, and laser prints six pages per minute at 600dpi. The standard PC-fax interface allows users to send faxes directly from their PC.
Platform: Windows 3.1 and Windows 95
Price: $1695 RRP
Vendor: Mita Copiers Australia
Tel (02) 9418 7611
Fax (02) 9418 8133
Distributor: Reseller Information
ExtendNet IAS is a complete plug and play Internet hardware and software solution that eliminates the expense of individual modems, phone lines and separate ISP accounts for each computer on a company LAN. Ideal for businesses and branch offices, the new and enhanced ExtendNet IAS combines Internet Web access, an electronic mail server, firewall security, automatic connection management and communications hardware.
Platform: PC, Mac, Unix and any TCP/IP NetworkPrice: Business rental packages from $40 per weekVendor: Extended SystemsTel (0011) 1 208 322 7575Fax (0011) 1 208 377 1906Distributor: AC&P TechnologyHARDWAREOlympus 8MB SmartMedia cardNew accessories available for the Olympus digital camera range include:
8MB SmartMedia memory card, for maximum image storage capacity with all current models. Includes Panorama stitching functionB-30SE Nickel Metal Hydride rechargeable battery set, contains mains charger and four high-capacity 1300mAh batteriesPlatform: Windows 3.1, Windows 95, Windows NT and MacPrice: 8MB SmartMedia card is $169 RRP; B-30SE Rechargeable Battery Set is $129 RRPVendor: OlympusTel ((02) 9935 6600Fax ((02) 9935 6622Distributor: R Gunz (Photographic)HARDWAREOlympus FlashPath AdapterThe Olympus FlashPath adapter allows PCs operating Windows (3.1/95) to read SmartMedia flash memory cards through any 3.5in floppy disk drive. It greatly speeds and simplifies transfer of images from any digital camera that uses 2MB, 4MB or 8MB SmartMedia cards (including all current Olympus models), eliminating the need for cumbersome serial cables.
Platform: Windows 3.1, Windows 95
Price: $199 ESP
Tel ((02) 9935 6600
Fax ((02) 9935 6622
Distributor: R Gunz (Photographic)
Travelmate 7300TE Notebook
TravelMate 7300TE combines an Intel 266MHz mobile Pentium II processor, hot-swappable modular bay for 20x CD-ROM, floppy disk drive or removable second hard drive. It has a connection to a docking bay, 64MB SDRAM memory (upgradeable to 128MB) and a 13.3in active screen. Expandability and connectivity is enhanced with the inclusion of two CardBus slots with ZV support and 4Mbps Fast Infra-red wireless communication.
Platform: Windows NT, Windows 95
Price: $8999 RRP
Vendor: ACER Computer Australia
Tel ((02) 9870 1912
Fax ((02) 9878 6227
Distributor: ACER Computer Australia
HP LaserJet 3100
Hewlett-Packard's first all-in-one LaserJet product, the HP LaserJet 3100 monochrome printer/fax/copier/scanner prints at six pages per minute with no warm up time in true 600dpi. The LaserJet 3100 allows for scan-ahead faxing. Faxes are quickly scanned, and transmitted from memory allowing the user to print, copy, scan or send another fax at the same time. The HP LaserJet 3100 includes a "scan to e-mail" feature for converting scanned documents into e-mail attachments.
Platform: Windows NT 4.0, Windows 95 and Windows 3.1Price: $1499 ESPVendor: Hewlett-Packard Tel ((02) 13 1347Fax ((02) 9898 7831Distributor: Hewlett-PackardFirst look