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Dot Matrix Printer features portable design.

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Intended for mobile computing, 2 in. Model S2000i contains 128 bytes of firmware, resident fonts, and downloadable fonts in flash-based Waferscale PROM. Impact printhead can provide up to 1.5 million character lines before failure. Designed to be Epson compatible, printer includes enclosed paper supply and microcontroller to manage each feature. Communication interface versions include RS-232 Serial, Infrared, and Magnetic Card.

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Extech Data Systems Offers S2000i Portable Printer

Dot Matrix Printer Boasts Improved Firmware

Waltham, MA - Extech Data Systems, a leading developer of portable printers for enterprise-wide applications, announces the S2000i portable two-inch printer for mobile computing. With enhanced durability and the utilization of a wide range of communication interface versions, the S2000i provides a user-friendly and efficient portable printing solution.

As versatile as it is durable, the S2000i contains 128 bytes of firmware, resident fonts, and downloadable fonts in the flash-based Waferscale PROM. The impact printhead has the capability of providing up to 1.5 million character lines before failure with a high specification printing range, making the S2000i one of the longest lasting portable printers on the market.

Extech Data Systems has designed the S2000i to be Epson compatible and drive the Epson M190 series impact printhead. Available communication interface versions include RS-232 Serial, Infrared (IrDA), and Magnetic Card. A powerful integrated micro-controller manages each feature supported by the S2000i, and the unit includes a convenient enclosed paper supply that is easy to use and change.

Extech Data Systems offers a variety of accessories for the S2000i, including a printer case, in-vehicle charger, and protective rubber boot. A range of custom configurations are also available for the S2000i portable printer, further ensuring that each mobile worker is outfitted with the most state-of-the-art portable printing solution available in today's market.

About Extech Data Systems
Extech Data Systems, a division of Extech Instruments, is one of the world's leading developers of portable printers for enterprise-wide applications centered around mobile information and remote transactions. The company designs, develops and markets portable printer products, and sells its products worldwide through a global network of distributors and marketing partners. Extech printers are high speed, innovative, rugged, reliable, and easy to use. With over 17 years experience developing portable printers, Extech Data Systems has the industry knowledge, design expertise, and technological skills needed to meet customer mobile printing needs.

For further information about Extech Data Systems and its products, call 781-890-7440 or visit

Attn. publishers: Please send all sales leads to Tony Revis, General Manager, Extech Data Systems 285 Bear Hill Rd., Waltham, MA 02451 USA; Phone: 781-890-7440; Fax: 781-890-7864 Email:

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