FUJIFILM Business Innovation Asia Pacific Wins BLI Winter 2022 A4 Pick Awards from Keypoint Intelligence
Apeos and ApeosPrint C325 series printers win with compact design delivering high print performance and reliability for small workgroups
SINGAPORE, February 10, 2022 - FUJIFILM Business Innovation Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. was awarded the Buyers Lab (BLI) Winter 2022 A4 Pick Awards from Keypoint Intelligence for Outstanding Colour Multifunction Printer (MFP)/Printer for Small Workgroups with the Apeos C325 series and ApeosPrint C325 dw.
As the leading independent global document imaging product test laboratory, Keypoint Intelligence conducts tests on hundreds of new machines in various categories each year. The Apeos C325 series and ApeosPrint C325 dw MFP/printer emerged as winners for their impressive image print quality and steadfast functions which positioned to be the leading solution for small workgroups.
According to Keypoint Intelligence, the Apeos C325 series has proven to be a reliable multifunction printer with robust printing capability. During the 62,000-impression durability test, there were no misfeeds and no service required. The judges were impressed with the overall user experience that the new designs create. The capacitive touchscreen built into the control panel of Apeos C325 series provides ease of use which is similar to a smartphone.
Launched in April 2021, the Apeos C325 series and ApeosPrint C325 dw have been a success. Versatile to fit in a variety of offices with the smallest size and lightest in its classNote 1, they can support a continuous printing speed of 31 sheets per minute on A4 size, 41 sheets per minute on A5 size despite its compact size. With the Secure Print feature, important information is protected via the SMBv3/TLS1.3 support and password protection for incoming faxNote 2. For multiple-device installation, the setting in the first device can be replicated to multiple devices and this function will reduce the time required for setup procedures and increase the operational efficiency and productivity for customers.
ApeosPrint C325 dw
“Its intuitive, easy-to-navigate interface and well-organised print driver simplifies walk-up and workstation activity, helping to keep workflow moving,” said Kaitlin Shaw, Senior Consulting Editor at Keypoint Intelligence.
“The high-quality, professional-looking output in both black and colour will more than meet the needs of general office professionals,” said Tony Maceri, Senior Test Technician at Keypoint Intelligence. “The devices also support flexible mobile options and NFC technology which suits small workgroups looking for high productivity and flexibility in their workstyle.”
“The BLI award has further augmented our drive to innovate more and deliver the best MFP/printers to our customers,” said Yoshimitsu Komatsu, General Manager, Enterprise Document Solutions Business Group, FUJIFILM Business Innovation Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. “By creating innovations to support our customers transition towards digital transformation as well as improve overall communications, we seek to help people working in offices to become more efficient. We are extremely happy with the recognition provided to us.”
FUJIFILM Business Innovation is evolving into a digital innovation company that enables customers to transform their businesses. The company leverages its digital technologies and expertise in business process transformation to provide value for customers worldwide by addressing critical and practical business issues to create innovative and fulfilling workplaces. And with this award, BLI has further affirmed the quality, performance and ease of use for these two printers as well as our innovation efforts.
- Note 1:As of March 2021, in the A4 colour printer and multifunction printer segment with colour/monochrome continuous printing speeds above 30 prints per minute (A4 simplex). Does not include the weight of consumables.
- Note 2:Available only for Apeos C325 z
About Keypoint Intelligence
For 60 years, clients in the digital imaging industry have relied on Keypoint Intelligence for independent hands-on testing, lab data, and extensive market research to drive their product and sales success. Keypoint Intelligence has been recognised as the industry’s most trusted resource for unbiased information, analysis, and awards due to decades of analyst experience. Customers have harnessed this mission-critical knowledge for strategic decision-making, daily sales enablement, and operational excellence to improve business goals and increase bottom lines. With a central focus on clients, Keypoint Intelligence continues to evolve as the industry changes by expanding offerings and updating methods, while intimately understanding and serving manufacturers’, channels’, and their customers’ transformation in the digital printing and imaging sector.
About BLI Office Hardware Pick Awards
Buyers Lab Picks stand alone in the industry and are hard-earned awards as they are based on rigorous testing, including an extensive durability assessment and evaluation of key attributes such as usability, image quality, and value. Each product that passes its lab test earns the Highly Recommended or Recommended Seal and a Certificate of Reliability, with the best performers qualifying as Pick contenders.
About FUJIFILM Business Innovation
FUJIFILM Business Innovation is committed to continue offering innovations to businesses globally to help maximise their organisational strengths. We have pioneered numerous technologies and accumulated expertise since our establishment as Fuji Xerox in Tokyo in 1962, to build an environment that encourages the use of one’s creativity by effectively adopting information and knowledge. Our portfolio includes conducting R&D, manufacturing and sales of world-class multifunction printers, production printers and IT solutions, as well as business process outsourcing services.
On April 1, 2021, FUJIFILM Business Innovation changed its name from Fuji Xerox to a name that embodies its commitment to continue as a company that always pursues business innovation. FUJIFILM Business Innovation Asia Pacific is the regional headquarters of the global company FUJIFILM Business Innovation, providing corporate support and shared services for the Asia Pacific region. https://fujifilm.com/fbglobal