Apart from the large screen products, at today’s event, Huawei also released its first laser multifunction printer – Huawei PixLab X1. This is also the first printer running HarmonyOS. It costs 1,899 yuan ($294), while the packagine also includes toner cartridges for 99 yuan ($15) and 299 yuan ($46).
In terms of design, the Huawei PixLab X1 adopts a simple and exquisite appearance. The whole body does not have a physical button. All operations are realized through touch commands.
The Huawei PixLab X1 uses a high-speed engine that can print 28 pages per minute. It also supports automatic double-sided printing. This machine supports all three operations of printing, copying and scanning. Color scan supports up to 1200dpi resolution.
Our protagonist also uses a drawer-type powder box, which is as easy and convenient as changing a battery. Moreover, one toner cartridge is enough to print 1500 pages.
The Huawei PixLab X1 has HiAI computing capabilities and supports photocopying and typesetting of correct ID documents.
Another interesting feature, when a Harmony OS product, say a mobile phone, is close to the printer, it can automatically find it, pair and start printing in 20s. The connection efficiency is 30 times higher than that of a traditional printer.
At the same time, Huawei PixLab X1 supports a variety of minimalist operation methods such as one-touch printing and remote printing. You can print documents from you smartphone with a single touch. You can even remotely share files and print them anytime anywhere.
Huawei Portable Photo Printer
Though this is the first laser printer of Huawei that runs HarmonyOS system, in fact, this manufacturer has managed to launch other products from this niche earlier. Probably, you remember the Huawei Portable Photo Printer.
The compact body of the Huawei portable photo printer looks like a power bank. Its workability is based on Zink inkless printing technology and Bluetooth connection. Also, this printer has a transmission speed of about 10 seconds, and the printing time is about 1 minute. This device supports Huawei Share one-click printing and there no need to install the app.
More interestingly, this printer comes with a 10-carton capacity to affix photo paper and it can print a small size (one inch) image as well as other image size specifications. It also supports DIY business card printing and it has a variety of templates. Also, it supports AR photos – just print out the video keyframes and scan the photos to play AR videos. The battery capacity is 500mAh and you can print 23 photos at a time. It costs 599 yuan ($93).