Over 400 AirPrint compatible printers
At the beginning of October, the Fairer Platform noted that more than 300 printers were compatible with Apple wireless AirPrint technology. Now, less than two months later, iPad Insight reports the total has increased by about one third to more than 400 AirPrint compatible printers — that’s a lot of growth in a very short time.
You can view the full list of compatible Brother, Canon, Dell, Epson, Gestetner, Hewlett Packard, Infotec, Lanier, Lenovo, Lexmark, RICOH, Samsung and Savin printers in Apple’s AirPrint 101 Knowledge Base article.
And, if you don’t see your specific model, fret not as Netputing’s handyPrint (nee AirPrint Activator) supports hundreds if not thousands of printer models — it’s free and very, very easy to use.
AirPrint: The Spin
Five years ago, zero configuration wireless printing would have been a killer feature. These days, AirPrint is a bullet point in a feature list, one that a growing number of printer makers are including not so much to set themselves apart, but just to stay relevant in a declining market…
What’s your take?