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KYOCERA Mita America Launches 23 Page-Per-Minute Monochrome Desktop ECOSYS® Printer

Powerful features, long life consumables and low cost makes the FS-1030D an optimal solution for small workgroups

Fairfield, New Jersey – December 19, 2005 – Kyocera Mita America, one of the world’s leading document imaging companies, today introduced the FS-1030D, a 23 page-per-minute (PPM) desktop monochrome ECOSYS printer. The FS-1030D, which features Kyocera’s renowned combination of high reliability and low total cost of ownership, is an economical document printing solution designed for desktops, small offices and small workgroup environments.

“The FS-1030D is versatile enough to print on a variety of materials effortlessly, including bond and recycled paper, transparencies, labels and envelopes,” said Richard J. Berberian, printer product manager for Kyocera Mita America. “It is ideal for desktops and smaller workgroup environments that demand a product combining consistent performance with affordability and value.”

The easy to operate and IT-friendly FS-1030D incorporates Kyocera’s ECOSYS® cartridge-free printer technology, which allows toner to be replenished in the printer without disposal of the print drum. This not only cuts down on the amount of waste material, but also reduces toner replacement costs up to two thirds compared to other printers in this class.

FS-1030D features include:
· A productive 23 PPM output speed (letter)
· Standard 250 sheet drawer plus 50 sheet multi-purpose tray for today’s demanding business environments
· Large 32MB standard RAM with a maximum of 788MB for increased productivity
· Large 7,200 page yield toner (ISO 19752 certified) contributes to low total cost of ownership (TCO)
· Standard duplexing right out of the box

Availability and Pricing
The FS-1030D is now available through authorized Kyocera Mita America independent dealers at an MSRP of $530.00. The unit measures 14.9” (W) x 14.8” (D) x 9.3” (H) and weighs approximately 23 lbs. To find the nearest dealer, log onto Kyocera Mita America’s dealer locator at

Awards and Recognition
Kyocera has earned numerous honors and distinctions for its products’ high performance, reliability and cost efficiency along with superior customer service. Kyocera was named “#1 Copier/Multifunctional Product in Overall Customer Satisfaction Among Business Users” by J.D. Power and Associates in their 2005 Copier Customer Satisfaction Study.SM KYOcapture received a BERTL’s Best Award in the category of Best Workflow Management Application. In addition, Buyers Laboratory Inc. awarded both a Fall “Pick of the Year” Award and “Highly Recommended” distinction to the KM-1820, KM-6030, and KM-8030. Kyocera printers and copiers/multifunctional products (MFPs) have also recognized by Industry Analysts for outstanding reliability. Kyocera has also been honored with a BERTL’s Best Award for the most cost-efficient digital imaging product line as well as a 4-star “Highly Recommended” Award for the KM-8030.

About Kyocera Mita America, Inc.
Kyocera Mita America, Inc. (, headquartered in Fairfield, N.J., is a leading provider of computer-connectable peripherals, including network-ready digital copiers/printers, laser printers, color copiers/printers, digital laser facsimiles, and multifunctional and wide format imaging solutions. Kyocera Mita America is a group company of Kyocera Corporation, the world’s leading developer and manufacturer of advanced ceramics and associated products, including telecommunications equipment, semiconductor packages and electronic components. Kyocera Mita America, the only document solutions company with third-party certified sales data, has earned numerous honors for its products’ high performance, reliability and cost efficiency. Kyocera Corporation’s consolidated net revenues totaled $11 billion during the year ending on March 31, 2005.