OKI ML280eco Parallel Dot Matrix Printer

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  • 240 x 216 dpi Print
  • USB
  • Epson LX, IBM Graphics, Microline
  • 375cps Fast Draft

Product Description

OKI ML280eco Parallel Dot Matrix Printer

The OKI ML280 Eco is a reliable and high-quality dot matrix printer, perfect for front and back office applications including logs, labels and multi-part forms. Combining a low profile design with low power consumption, the OKI ML280 Eco has an impressive MTBF of 20,000 power-on hours which allows you to benefit from high productivity with minimal oversight. Fast speeds and long life components make the OKI ML280 Eco the ideal blend of performance and durability.

Versatile printing, fast

With speeds of 375 cps, the OKI ML280 Eco can print up to four copies simultaneously. This versatile printer is capable of using both cut sheet and continuous paper with a platen mounted paper feed capable of handling paper 242 to 254mm wide. There's also a roll paper stand option for data logs.

Compact footprint

This compact, 80 column printer has a slimline low profile and is ideal for workstation and point-of-sale applications where space is at a premium. Well connected, the OKI ML280 Eco uses USB 2.0 and Centronics parallel interfaces for quick and easy configuration and utilises a range of print emulations including Epson FX, IBM Graphics and OKI Microline.

Long life high performance

From low power consumption to a 3 million character ribbon life, the OKI ML280 Eco is built for durability. Its high 20,000 hour MTBF (Mean Time Before Failure) makes the OKI ML280 Eco ideal for situations where regular maintenance or oversight may not be achievable, while the nine-pin print head has a 200 million character lifespan. You'll experience minimal running costs and maximised up-time when using the OKI ML280 Eco.

Eco-friendly features for OKI sustainability

OKI uses SoC (System on Chip) power management technology to reduce energy consumption, and power save mode uses just 2.4W helping to reduce your running costs. Used ribbons can be recycled through OKI's recycling programme.

Technical Specification

OKI ML280eco Parallel Dot Matrix Printer


Printer Type Personal printer - dot-matrix - 9 pin - monochrome


Print Speed Up to 375 char/sec - super speed draft - 12 cpi ¦ Up to 333 char/sec - high speed draft ¦ Up to 250 char/sec - utility ¦ Up to 62.5 char/sec - near letter
Connectivity Technology Wired
Interface Parallel, USB 2.0
Max Resolution (B&W) 240 x 216 dpi
Language Simulation Okidata Microline, EPSON LX, IBM Graphics

Media Handling

Media Type Plain paper, continuous forms
Max Media Size Continuous paper 76.2 mm - 241.3 mm (width)
Min Media Size (Custom) 76.2 mm
Max Media Size (Custom) 241.3 mm
Media Sizes Continuous paper 76.2 mm - 241.3 mm (width)
Max Sheets in Multi-Part Form 4

Expansion / Connectivity

Connections 1 x parallel ¦ 1 x USB 2.0


MTBF 20,000 hours


Power Device Power supply - internal
Voltage Required AC 230V
Frequency Required 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption Operational 40 Watt
Power Consumption Stand by 2.4 Watt

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Limited warranty - 3 years

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature 5 °C
Max Operating Temperature 35 °C
Humidity Range Operating 20 - 80%
Sound Emission (Operating) 58 dBA
Sound Emission (Quiet Mode) 51 dBA

Dimensions & Weight

Width 36 cm
Depth 27.5 cm
Height 8 cm
Weight 3.9 kg

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