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The most compact and versatile full-page mobile printer on the market now features advances including faster print speed, longer battery life, and broader wireless communication capabilities
BROOMFIELD, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Brother Mobile Solutions, Inc. (BMS), a premier provider of mobile wireless printing solutions and wholly-owned subsidiary of Brother International Corporation, will introduce and demonstrate its newly-launched PocketJet® 7 mobile printer to law enforcement and public safety professionals at IACP 2015 at Chicago’s McCormick Place West, Oct. 24–27 in Booth #4145. The annual conference and exhibition, sponsored by the International Association of Chiefs of Police, attracts more than 14,000 police chiefs, sheriffs and other public safety professionals each year.
The Brother PocketJet 7 is a breakthrough full-page mobile printing solution engineered to offer new levels of freedom and flexibility to police and traffic control officers, detectives, first responders, and other public safety mobile workers. Highly reliable, fast and easy to use, the new printer series features models which enable users to print electronic traffic citations, parking tickets, Amber Alerts, accident and incident reports anywhere and from virtually any device.
The printer’s unique Freedom Architecture™ and enhancements ensure that PocketJet will maintain its place as the smallest, most compact, technologically advanced full-page mobile thermal printer on the market today. The series represents across-the-board OS compatibility for instantaneous interoperability with smartphones, tablets and PCs built on iOS, Android™, Windows® and Windows Mobile operating systems. New to the series are models which are out-of-the-box ready to print, without the need for additional software development or drivers.*
David Crist, President of Brother Mobile Solutions, states: “Our new PocketJet 7 series represents a huge step forward in smart mobile technologies and is yet another ‘first-to-market’ innovation for Brother. Mobile workers and agency heads in the public safety field, regardless of size, are sure to appreciate the printer’s new features, versatility, and unprecedented simplicity of use.”
Ravi Panjwani, Vice President of Marketing and Product Management for Brother Mobile Solutions, adds: “By combining smart design with in-depth knowledge of today’s evolving mobile workforce, we have eliminated the last existing obstacles of mobile platform compatibility and connectivity. Now, with support for Apple AirPrint™ wireless technology on the PJ-773 model, MFi with Bluetooth on the PJ-763 model, and Mopria™ and Windows® 10 in various models*, virtually any mobile professional can print from any popular smartphone, tablet or PC and in just about any physical configuration that the work environment requires – mounted in a vehicle, transportable to a jobsite, carried in a case, or simply stowed in a backpack. Plus, there are no ink cartridges, ribbons or toners to deal with. In short, with the PocketJet 7, users are now free to print, anytime and anywhere.”
Major new advances in printing performance include printing speeds of up to 8 pages per minute, longer battery life, and broader wireless communication capabilities.
How the PocketJet 7 Mobile Printer Helps Public Safety Agencies
Law enforcement agencies use technology to achieve system-wide efficiencies and increase timely information flow from the field to the courts. Mobile systems for collecting and retrieving data, issuing citations, and generating reports is producing measurable results in agencies nationwide. Mobile ticketing systems can benefit stakeholders throughout the enforcement system, from the officer issuing the citations and data entry clerk to the ticket recipient, and more.
Raul Palacios, Senior Product Manager for Brother Mobile Solutions, explains: “As part of a complete law enforcement solution, the Brother PocketJet 7 mobile printer helps increase operational efficiency by allowing officers to document and report incidents faster, more accurately and efficiently, closer to the violation or disturbance point.”
“Perhaps the most important benefit is the increased safety of public safety officers, whether on highway patrol or out in the field,” Palacios adds. “Using advanced electronic and printing solutions, they can complete the task and get back on the job quickly to minimize the risk to themselves, motorists and the public at large.”
To learn more about the new Brother PocketJet 7 series of full-page mobile printers, kits and accessories, please visit www.pocketjet7.com.
About Brother Mobile Solutions
Brother Mobile Solutions, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Brother International Corporation, provides innovative mobile printing and industrial labeling solutions to field workforces and mobile enterprises. Brother International Corporation and its subsidiaries employ over 1,100 people in the Americas. For more information about Brother Mobile Solutions and its products, call (800) 543-6144, or visit brothermobilesolutions.com.
Note: Not all features are available in every PocketJet 7 model.
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