Samsung Introduces the CLP-650N for Fast, Network Laser Printing in Monochrome and Color

(Irvine, Calif.–Aug. 1) – Samsung, the world’s second largest laser printer manufacturer, announces the network-ready CLP-650N laser printer, with print speeds up to 21 ppm in black and color and standard Hi-Speed USB 2.0, IEEE 1284 Parallel, and Ethernet 10/100 Base TX connectivity.

The printer offers an impressive duty cycle of 45,000 pages-per-month, an 850 sheet paper capacity when fully configured and a fast 600 MHz processor with 256 MB of memory built in (expandable to 512 MB). The printer also easily integrates into both Mac and PC environments with its built-in PCL6 and Postscript emulators. This flexible feature enables users in mixed computer environments, such as schools or graphic arts departments to incorporate the printer into the same network.

The CLP-650N provides a quick warm-up time, producing its first page in less than 16 seconds, a low cost per page of 2.4 cents in monochrome and 12.1 cents in color , sharp text and vibrant graphics with its 2400 x 600 dpi effective output, and quiet printing with its NO-NOIST engine technology.

“The CLP-650N is a durable workhorse of a printer that is ideal for small and medium businesses, the SOHO customer as well as education, government, and healthcare markets,” said Tony Venice, senior solutions marketing manager, printer products, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. “Samsung is continually researching and striving to understand the needs of our customers. With the CLP-650N, we believe that we have achieved another innovative product that will help our customers continue to be productive and successful.”

Priced at $799.99 MSRP, the CLP-650N is currently available in select retail locations as well as through Samsung resellers and distribution partners, which can be located by calling 1-800-SAMSUNG or by visiting
The Samsung CLP-650N is backed by a one-year on-site limited warranty and is supported by a toll-free technical support line.

About Samsung’s Information Technology Division

Samsung’s Information Technology Division (ITD), located in Irvine, California, is a division of Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA), a U.S. subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Company, Ltd. (SEC). ITD markets a complete line of award-winning LCD and PDP display products, color and monochrome laser printers, fax machines and multifunction devices for professional, corporate and SOHO users. ITD also markets large-screen plasma displays designed specifically for the professional and commercial markets. Please visit for more information.

About Samsung Electronics

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2005 parent company sales of US$56.7 billion and net income of US$7.5 billion. Employing approximately 128,000 people in over 120 offices in 57 countries, the company consists of five main business units: Digital Appliance Business, Digital Media Business, LCD Business, Semiconductor Business and Telecommunication Network Business. Recognized as one of the fastest growing global brands, Samsung Electronics is a leading producer of digital TVs, memory chips, mobile phones, and TFT-LCDs. For more information, please visit

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