Lexmark Optra 4049-12L Laser Printer


4049-12L Optra L

4049-12L 12ppm Laser Printer
Fully refurbished with 90-day warranty

Retired, no longer available: Contact for alternatives


  • Laser
  • 12 ppm @ 300 and 600 dpi
  • 8 ppm @ 1200 dpi
  • 25 MHz AMD 29030 32-bit RISC processor
  • PostScript Level 2 emulation standard
  • Enhanced PCL 5 emulations standard
  • PPDS Migration Tool
  • SmartSwitch printer language sensing
  • State Preservation saves emulation-sensing resources when switching between datastreams
Print Quality
  • 1200 x 1200 dpi (8MB additional memory recommended)
  • 600 x 600 dpi with PQET
  • 300 x 300 dpi with PQET
  • Print Quality Enhancement Technology (PQET)
  • PictureGrade (up to 129 shades of gray @ 1200 dpi)
  • 4MB standard, expandable to 64MB (4MB, 8MB, 16MB, and 32MB)
  • RAMSmart intelligent memory management
  • 40MB hard drive option
  • Optional flash memory modules (1, 2 and 4MB) for permanently storing fonts, forms and macros
Paper Handling
  • Bin-full sensing
  • 500-sheet input tray
  • 500-sheet output bin
  • Automatic paper size sensing
  • Envelope conditioning
  • Optional dual rear feeder
  • Optional 300-sheet duplexing capability for two-sided printing
  • Optional 500-sheet second drawer
  • Optional 75-envelope feeder
  • Optional 100-sheet auxiliary feeder
  • Optional 200- and 500-sheet label and card stock trays
  • High-speed bidirectional parallel port (IEEE 1284 ECP compliant)
  • High-speed serial port (RS-232C/422)
  • Flash memory on MarkNet INAs lets you add or upgrade network operating systems from your PC
  • Optional internal network adapters to support Token-Ring (4Mbps or 16Mbps), Ethernet 10BaseT/10Base2 or LocalTalk
  • All ports active simultaneously
MarkNet Protocols and Network Operating System Support
  • Optional MarkNet and MarkNet XL Token-Ring and Ethernet internal network adapters for simultaneous multiprotocol support allow printing from multiple network operating systmes:
    • Novell NetWare, IBM OS/2 LAN Server, IBM AS/400, IBM AIX/6000, Microsoft LAN Manager, TokenTalk, EtherTalk, Banyan VINES, and Windows NT
    • MarkNet XL also supports TCP/IP for AIX/6000, SunOS, Sun? Solaris, Sun Solaris x86, HP-UX, SCO UNIX, NCR UNIX System V and UnixWare
Management and Control
  • MarkVision for printing and network printer management. Fully-featured versions of MarkVision are available for Windows 3.x, Windows 95, Windows NT 4.0, UNIX, OS/2 Warp and Mac OS. A Remote Operator Panel (ROP) function is also available for IBM OS/2 and Microsoft Windows NT clients.
  • Network Printing Alliance Protocol 1.0, an open standard for bidirectional network communications
Font Selection
  • 39 scalable Type 1 scalable PostScript fonts
  • 36 scalable PCL fonts
  • 10 TrueType fonts
  • 2 bitmapped fonts (POSTNET and Line PRinter)
Maximum Print Line
  • 13.66" (347.1mm) landscape
  • 8" (203.2mm) portrait
Usability Features
  • Easy-to-use 20-character x 4-line LCS operator panel
  • Quick Start utility for setup, testing, network configuration and helpful tool kit
  • On-line tutorial
Environmental Features
  • Energy Star compliant
  • 2-up/4-up printing in PostScript emulation
  • Optional duplexing capability
  • Ozone-free electrophotography
  • Operation ReSource? processes returnable print cartridges
  • 17.2" W x 16.1" D x 21.1" H (436.3mm x 410mm x 537.1mm)
  • 50 lbs. (22.8 kg)
  • 50 dBA printing, 33 dBA idling
  • Lexmark recommends the following (a cable is not included with the printer):
    Parallel cable 10' (p/n 1329605), 20' (p/n 1427498)
Duty Cycle
  • Maximum of 50,000 pages per month