Apple Dot Matrix Printer

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Apple Dot Matrix Printer
Introduced October 1982 (1982-10)
Discontinued 1984 (1984)
Cost US$699 (equivalent to $1,773 in 2017)
Type Dot matrix
Slots none
Ports Parallel
Power consumption 180 Watts
Speed 70 lines per minute
Weight 18.7 lbs
Dimensions (H × W × D) 4.75 × 15.5 × 11 in

The Apple Dot Matrix Printer (often shortened to Apple DMP) is a printer manufactured by C. Itoh and sold under Apple Computer, Inc. label in 1982 for the Apple II series, Lisa, and the Apple III. It was succeeded by the ImageWriter in 1984.

The Apple DMP is the last parallel port printer sold under the Apple label; all subsequent Apple printers (ImageWriter, ImageWriter II, Scribe, LaserWriter, etc.) were serial port printers.


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