SYDNEY, Thursday 16 February: Today, Canon Australia is proud to announce for the second year in a row, Canon is the winner of Buyers Laboratory’s (BLI) most coveted award: 2017 A3 MFP Line of the Year and MFP Picks for the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C5535i,chosen as Outstanding 31- to 40-ppm A3 Colour MFP, and the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C5550i, chosen as Outstanding 41- to 50-ppm A3 Colour MFP.
“Canon’s A3 products continue to be consistently outstanding from top to bottom,” said George Mikolay, BLI Senior Editor for A3 MFPs. “An astounding misfeed rate of just one nearly every 400,000 impressions, simple procedures for replacing components, outstanding operability and a ‘know one, know all’ philosophy provide users with unparalleled uptime regardless of how large or small their workgroup is. Throw in robust solutions and services that streamline workflows, cut costs, and allow for easy upgrades when needed and you have a vendor whose product line sets the benchmark for all others to follow in the A3 space for the second straight year.”
Canon currently has a total of 12 A3 Pick awards. In addition, 17 of Canon’s A3 models tested have earned a Highly Recommended rating.
Peter Britliff Senior Manager – Product Marketing at Canon Australia said we are honoured to receive the BLI award for A3 MFP Line of the Year.
“Since its introduction in 2009, customers have turned to the imageRUNNER ADVANCE line to help further business opportunities through the use of efficient, security capable and customisable office solutions.
“Focusing on meeting a diverse range of needs across various markets, Canon continues to provide flexible enterprise technology that enables customers to get back to business, spending more time on the task at hand and less time performing administrative tasks.”
BLI Manager of Lab Operations Joe Ellerman said each of Canon’s Winter 2017 BLI Pick winners exhibited outstanding reliability.
“When you add in how easy it is to program jobs from the devices’ drivers and fully customisable control panel, plus the fast print and copy speeds, workgroups will see maximum uptime and increased efficiency on a routine basis,” Ellerman continued. “The devices are also loaded with convenience and productivity-enhancing features, including support for mobile printing and cloud-based services and remote access to service mode and firmware upgrades. And the high-quality output will easily meet the needs of both general office and marketing environments.”