Xerox 555 Printer Information
Just as the name implies, the Xerox Document Centre 555 is an all-inclusive workstation for mid-sized to large offices. This durable unit can produce up to 200,000 pages per month and includes a scanner, laser printer, and digital copier, as well as the ability to send faxes over the internet. Though it weighs up to 400 pounds, its footprint is not overwhelming at 71.5x27.6x43.9 inches considering how many functions it includes.
The 555 is modular in design, meaning it offers a number of upgradable features as well as additional features that can be added to the base model. For instance, finishing options are available, such as a stapler and stacker, which will increase the output capacity and make it easier to complete certain tasks. The built-in memory of 64 MB can be upgraded to 512 MB for higher volume production. The paper input capacity can also be expanded. Two 550-sheet trays are built-in, as well as a 100-sheet bypass tray for alternate media such as envelopes. Additional trays can be purchased to increase the maximum input capacity to 4,800 sheets.
Replacement Xerox 555 toner cartridges are sold in packs of two and will yield a combined 90,000 pages. With high-yielding toners, the upfront cost may seem expensive, but ultimately the cost per printed page will be minimal. Users can preserve the Document Centre 555 toner by printing in Draft mode, which reduces the amount of printer toner per inch, resulting in a slightly lower resolution but optimal output rate.
The maximum resolution that can be rendered with the Xerox 555 toner is 600x600 dpi, which will be sufficient for most business use. The maximum speed of production is 55 pages per minute, and that is for copying, printing, and scanning. The machine warms up in 105 seconds and the first page will being printing in less than 4 seconds. The automatic duplexer allows for dual-sided production.
The display panel features a series of buttons for easy switching between functions and settings as well as displaying error messages and low Xerox 555 toner warnings. Fortunately, replacing the Document Centre 555 toner cartridge is fast and easy. Overall, this all-in-one device is perfect for a mid-sized office with versatile daily tasks.