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WorkCentre™ PE120/PE120i
copy | print | scan | fax
WorkCentre PE120/PE120i

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Quick Facts
  • Copy, print, scan, fax.
  • Black-and-white Copier and Printer. Scan and send fax in color or black-and-white.
  • Network connectivity (PE120i)
  • Document glass and maximum paper size is legal (8.5 x 14 inches).
  • 22 ppm
  • Postscript 3™ emulation (PE120i) and PCL6.
  • 50 Sheet Automatic Document Feeder.
  • Scan-once-print-many technology.
  • First page out time in less than 10 seconds.
  • Up to 3 paper trays including the bypass tray.
  • 50-sheet bypass tray for envelopes, transparencies or special media.
  • Maximum paper capacity of 550 sheets.
  • Maximum duty cycle up to 15,000 pages per month.
Competitive Edge
  • 50 Sheet Automatic Document Handler allows you to copy large jobs.
  • Scan-once-print-many technology increases the reliability of the machine and your productivity.
  • Optical Character Recognition (OCR) and Image Editing Software are included to convert scanned images into editable text documents.
  • Powerful fax features include high-speed modem, JBIG compression, color or black and white transmission, speed dials and group dials.
  • A large 300-sheet capacity, plus the ability to feed different types of paper. Add optional second tray for 550 sheets.
  • Scan up to 8.5"x14" from the Automatic Document Feeder.
Features that Reduce Cost
  • Multi-tasking offers workgroups reliable, walk-up copying, efficient printing, high-speed faxing, color and black-and-white scanning all in one device.
  • Scan documents to distribute copies instead of hardcopy saves paper and time.
  • ID Card Copy allows copying of both sides of an ID or small document onto one sheet of paper saving paper and time.
  • Multi-up prints multiple pages on a single sheet, saving paper.
  • Energy Star Compliant, which means you save on energy costs.
  • Toll-save faxing allows you to fax at a later time when the rates may be lower.
  • High-speed fax at 33 Kbps reduces call duration so you save on your phone bills.
  • JBIG Compression for faxes provides 20-80% efficiency in compression making the transmissions much faster.
  • Toner save mode extends the life of your cartridge and reduces your cost per page without a significant reduction in print quality.
  • Toll Save allows you to save on call costs by sending a fax at a preset toll-saving time. Using this feature, you can take advantage of lower long distance rates at night, for example.
Features that Save Time
  • ControlCentre enables Fax options and features to be setup and viewed remotely using a PC.
  • Remote management - embedded web server allows you to monitor the device from your PC.
  • Print reports to quickly get information like billing meters, system data, fax reports and scheduled jobs.
  • Optical Character Recognition and Image Editing Software are included to convert scanned images into editable text documents.
  • Push buttons gives you quick access to commonly used office features like Reduce/Enlarge, Collated, Lighter/Darker, Resolution and Color Originals.
  • Stop/Clear button to cancel the printing job at the device instead of going back to your computer.
Features that Enhance Productivity
  • Multi-Up enables printing of more than one page on a single sheet. One-up, two-up, or four-up printing on the same page. This environmentally friendly feature decreases the consumption of paper and toner.
  • ID Card Copy allows copying of both sides of an ID or small document onto one sheet of paper saving paper and time.
  • Poster allows you to print a single-page document onto 9 sheets of paper, for the purpose of pasting the sheets together to form one poster-size document.
  • Watermarks provide the ability to print text, such as "Draft" or "Confidential," in the background of every page of a document.
  • Autofit automatically scales a page, when copying to best fit the sheet size of the media in the designated input tray.
  • Reduce/Enlarge your originals copied from 25% to 400%.
  • Fit to page can scale your print job to any paper size regardless of the original document size.
  • Clone allows you to print multiple images on a single sheet of paper. The number of images produced is determined automatically based on the original image size.
  • ControlCentre provides access to the device through a PC interface to manage paper trays, obtain meter information, fax setup capabilities and to upgrade firmware.
Model Configurations
Standard functions
Copy, Print, Scan, Fax
PCL6, PostScript 3
USB 2.0, Parallel
USB 2.0, Parallel, 10/100 BaseT Ethernet
Copy/print speed
22 ppm
First copy out
10 seconds
Document handler
50-sheet Automatic Document Feeder
Maximum duty cycle
Up to 15,000 pages per month




600 x 600 dpi
Platen 25-400% in 1% increments
ADF Reduce and enlarge: 25%-100%
Scan Once - Print Many with Electronic Pre-Collation standard
Multiple copies
Up to 99 copies of multiple-page originals


Laser Monochrome
600 x 600 dpi /1200 x 1200 emulated
Operating systems
Windows 98/ME/NT4.0/2000/XP/2003, MAC (web downloadable, PS Print Only) and Linux (Scan and Print only)
Network protocols
SPX/IPX, TCP/IP, Ethertalk, SNMP, HTTP 1.1, DLC/LLC, Port 9100
USB 2.0/ IEEE1284 (USB cable included)


Scan to PC Desktop and USB Memory
Optical Resolution 600 x 1200 dpi
(Optical, monochrome and color)
Enhanced Resolution up to 4800 dpi interpolated
Pre-scan: 75 dpi
-Color: 24 bit
-Mono: 1 bit (text)/ 8 bit (grayscale)
Scan formats
Scan features
Scan to PC Desktop and USB Memory
Scan software
Bundled Image Management and Enhancement Software:
-PaperPort SE 9.0


Communication mode
ITU-T Group 3, ECM
Modem speed
33.6 Kbps
Data compression
MMR/MR/MH, JBIG(JPEG for outgoing color fax transmission)
Standard (203 x 98 dpi)
Fine (203 x 196 dpi)
Superfine (300 x 300 dpi)
Photo (203 x 146 dpi)
Color (200 x 200 dpi)
Fax memory
4 MB (320 pages)
Up to 200 locations
Fax features
TollSave, Junk Fax Barrier


Media Handling
Input Paper Capacity
Main Tray: 250 sheets (75 gsm/ 20 lb bond)
Bypass Tray: 50 sheets plain paper, 5 sheets special media
Additional Tray (optional): Same media weight and sizes as Main Tray
Paper Size
Main Tray: Minimum: 98 x 148 mm/5 x 7 in.
Main Tray: Maximum: 216 x 356 mm/8.5 x 14 in.
Bypass Tray: Minimum: 76 x 127 mm/3 x 5 in.
Bypass Tray: Maximum: 216 x 356 mm/8.5 x 14 in.
Paper weight
Main Tray: 60-90 gsm/16-24 lb bond
Bypass Tray: 60-120 gsm/16-43 lbs
Document handler
50-sheet Automatic Document Feeder
Output tray capacity
150 Sheets (face down)
Media types
Plain paper, envelopes, labels, transparencies


Device memory
32 MB


Physical Dimensions
450 x 435 x 457 mm/ 17.7 x 17.1 x 18.0 in.


220 to 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz (Europe & Latin America)
100 to 127 VAC, 50/60 Hz (N. America)
Power consumption
Average Power Consumption: 400 watts
Power Saver Mode: 19 watts


Operating Environment
Maximum Range: 50 - 89F/10 - 32C
Recommended Range: 60.8 - 86F/16 - 30C
Maximum Range: 20 - 80%
Recommended Range: 30 - 70%
Device management
ControlCentre™ 5.0


Approximate yields
All-in-One Cartridge: (Toner & Photoreceptor) Estimated Yield 5,000 or 3,500 at 5% Area Coverage


Agency Approvals
Agency Approvals
Safety: UL Safety/CSA Safety
Energy Saver: ENERGY STAR Compliant


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