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Ricoh Multifunction Printers Support Apple’s AirPrint

Enables Wireless Printing from iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch

Tokyo, September 24, 2012 — Ricoh Company, Ltd. (President and CEO: Shiro Kondo, hereinafter "Ricoh") today announced that some of its multifunction printers (MFPs)support AirPrint™, the native printing function offered by Apple1.

This makes it possible for customers to print documents, photographs, images, and so forth directly from an iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch without installing a printer driver or an application.

Ricoh continues to expand its range of compatible MFPs and printers by further enhancing the compatibility with iOS devices.

1 An upgrade of MFPs firmware may be necessary depending on the models.

Operating Environment and Compatible Models

■Operating Environment

Compatible OS iOS 4.2 or later
Target devices iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

■Compatible Models

Color MFPs Aficio MP C5502/C4502/C3502/C3002/C305 Series
B/W MFPs Aficio MP 5002/4002/301 Series

  • * This printing function requires a model with a printer function or the mounting of an option that is compatible with a printer function.
  • * AirPrint functionality requires an AirPrint-enabled MFPs connected to the same Wi-Fi network as iOS devices.
  • * Depending on the application, printing may not be available.
  • * iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. AirPrint and the AirPrint logo are trademarks of Apple Inc.
  • * Wi-Fi is registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance.
  • * All other company names or product names appearing in the News Release are company trademarks or registered trademarks.

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About Ricoh

Ricoh is a global technology company specializing in office imaging equipment, production print solutions, document management systems and IT services. Headquartered in Tokyo, Ricoh Group operates in about 200 countries and regions. In the financial year ending March 2015, Ricoh Group had worldwide sales of 2,231 billion yen (approx. 18.5 billion USD).
The majority of the company's revenue comes from products, solutions and services that improve the interaction between people and information. Ricoh also produces award-winning digital cameras and specialized industrial products. It is known for the quality of its technology, the exceptional standard of its customer service and sustainability initiatives.
Under its corporate tagline, imagine. change. Ricoh helps companies transform the way they work and harness the collective imagination of their employees.
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