What is Laser Print Technology? (in 100 Words or Less)

What is Laser Print Technology? (in 100 Words or Less)

Label Printers, 100 Words or Less, Barcode Basics | 4 February 2020

Posted by John Masica

new What is Laser Print Technology_ (In 100 Words or Less)

Laser print technology is widely recognized for its great color matching and high image resolution capabilities. It utilizes heat and pressure to bond toner-powder to the surface of the media. These features make it a great option when color coding, branding or small scale printing are necessary, however there are some limitations with this technology.

Colored toners for laser printing are often expensive leading many facilities who choose laser to opt for a black and white printing strategy. Additionally, when it comes to labels specifically, the heat and pressure applied during the printing process can lead to adhesive ooze.

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John Masica

Based in St. Paul, MN, USA, John Masica is Computype’s Technical Support Specialist. Specializing in label printer maintenance and engineering, John is the go-to person for all things label printing. Through his 24 years here at Computype, he has learned many tips and tricks to make your label printing easier and more efficient.