Manufacturer: Oki Electric Industry co. ltd
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: Not stated
Operating System: Windows 95/98/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: Not stated / Not stated
Oki MICROLINE 186 is a dot matrix printer produced by Oki Electric Industry. This product has been designed to do well regardless of the environment that it is in. With a 20,000 hours MTBF rating, it is leading in its industry in terms of reliability. It has a high-speed 375 cps which is much faster than the MICROLINE 184T; its predecessor. Compared to its competitive models, it is also faster. Microline 186 has enhanced emulation support among co-residents such as IBM and Epson as well as Microline emulations all in one platform. This printer has been created to meet the high-quality Oki production standards as well as Tank-tough reliability. Thus it truly can function in very demanding conditions. Oki MICROLINE 186 also has an optical sensor which ensures a correct alignment of the print head so that the printed materials are clear and look professional.
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Features of the Oki MICROLINE 186 include a 9-pin print head and a clear printing even on 5-part forms. It has a receiver memory of 128 KB, a printhead life of 200 million characters and a ribbon life of 3 million. The accessories used on this product are similar to those in Microline 184 series. The petite footprint as well as low profile ensures that it can fit anywhere. It uses USB as well as IEEE parallel ports and comes with a 3 year warranty. Furthermore, the chassis is resistant to impact which makes the product durable even when it is handled roughly. Consumers who wish to upgrade while at the same time benefiting from Microline products will find that this new product still gives exact footprint and other accessories as the one before it- Microline 184T. This allows for a natural migration path. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Oki MICROLINE 186 errors before installing any driver updates.