Printer DPI explained

Printer DPI explained

When choosing a home or office printer, most people look primarily at the price, while a minority look at print speed and ink consumption. Almost no one, however, takes into account the DPI value. This determines the quality of the resulting print.  What is DPI? DPI stands for dots per inch, the number of dots…

Eco-friendly printing. It’s amazing to print green

Eco-friendly printing. It’s amazing to print green

A strong focus on the environment is a theme in many industries. Manufacturers of printers and printer cartridges are no exception. Directly in their production processes, they focus on several aspects that can reduce their environmental impact and ensure sustainable eco-friendly printing. Printing technologies and the use of recycled materials Companies that manufacture printers are…

Smartphone camera accessories
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Smartphone camera accessories

Smartphone cameras are largely responsible for the explosion of photo-sharing services like Flickr, Instagram, and Snapchat and the rise of selfies.And while it’s easy to dismiss smartphone photography as too amateurish – especially given its reputation for poor quality – there are plenty of people who are proud of their smartphone photos. Whether you’re a…

The Importance Of Recycling Ink And Toner Cartridges
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The Importance Of Recycling Ink And Toner Cartridges

Have you been sending your ink or toner cartridges straight to the garbage bin after use? Well, a lot of people do that. In the United States, more than seven hundred cartridges are being thrown every minute. However, you should know that ink and toner cartridges can be recycled. Sustainable development is the goal of many green advocates and recycling…

Incompatible ink cartridge?
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Incompatible ink cartridge?

Besides buying a remanufactured ink cartridge, your two other options for replacement ink cartridges are OEM or compatible versions. OEM ink cartridges are the ones sold from the manufacturer advertised as being brand new. Compatible cartridges are just that, compatible. These are replacements that duplicate the OEMs for a fraction of the original cost. “Razor…

OEM cartridges vs non-OEM cartridges
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OEM cartridges vs non-OEM cartridges

After waging a continuous war against your trusted office printer and having decided to call in the maintenance service crew, you start to wonder whether the OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) compatible toner you recently installed in it may be the reason for this particular breakdown yet again. Though, indeed, getting a genuine printer toner or…

How to refill inkjet cartridges. Basic guide
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How to refill inkjet cartridges. Basic guide

Nowadays, almost all inkjet printers use ink cartridges. These are small plastic containers that hold the printer ink. When the ink cartridge is empty, the printer reads the cartridge’s chip and signals the computer to print. When it comes to printing, the type of ink cartridge you use is often overlooked. The wrong ink cartridge…

How to clean the inside of your printer?
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How to clean the inside of your printer?

Most people would think that a printer is meant to be dirty, and is a place that requires minimal maintenance. However, this is not true. Printer manufacturers are particularly good at designing printers that contain components that are not replaceable, and that have components that can slow down the printer’s speed. Cleaning your printer is…

What is a giclée print: giclée vs litograph print

What is a giclée print: giclée vs litograph print

The giclée (pronounced /dʒiːˈkleɪ/ or zhee-clay) is a type of digital fine-art inkjet print, which is usually a reproduction of a work of art originally created in a traditional medium, for example, painting, drawing, etc. The production of fine art prints was traditionally handled by conventional four-color offset lithography before digital printing made it possible….