Lexmark E321 Mono Laser Printer

Lexmark E321 Laser Printer Lexmark E321 Laser Printer
Mfr's Part# 21S0150
High performance, affordable laser printer for business applications.


The Lexmark E321 delivers the best of Lexmark's technology in a small footprint that provides up to 20 ppm in mono. It features 600x600-dpi, and 1200 Image Quality resolution for crisp, professional documents. Adjustable print resolution settings let you optimize print quality and performance. Its 100MHz processor delivers your first print in 9.5 seconds. The Lexmark E321 comes standard with 8MB of RAM. It handles a standard paper input capacity of 150 sheets, a 100-sheet output tray and accepts a variety of media. The Lexmark print cartridges are easy to install and yield a 1,500-page capacity. For connectivity, the printer provides both USB and Parallel ports for flexibility.


Tech Specs
Print Technology Laser, Monochrome

Print Resolution, Black 1200 Image Quality
300 x 300 dpi
600 x 600 dpi

Print Speed (letter, black) Up to 20 pages per minute

Print Speed (A4, black) Up to 19 pages per minute

Time to First Page (black) 9.5 seconds

Processor 100 MHz

Memory base model, standard 8 MB

Memory base model, maximum 72 MB

Expandable Memory Options Yes

Apple Macintosh Operating Systems Supported Apple Mac OS 8.6 - 9.x
Apple Mac OS X

Microsoft Windows Operating Systems Supported Microsoft Windows 2000 (Professional/Server/Advanced Server)
Microsoft Windows 95 4.00.950 or later
Microsoft Windows 98, 2nd edition
Microsoft Windows Me
Microsoft Windows NT (4.00/4.00 Server)
Microsoft Windows XP (Home, Professional)

Other Operating Systems Supported IBM iSeries or IBM AS/400® Systems with TCP/IP with OS/400® V3R1 or later using OS/400 Host Print Transform

Citrix MetaFrame Microsoft Windows 2000 Server Terminal Services, with Citrix MetaFrame 1.8 or XP 1.0
Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 Terminal Server, with Citrix(R)MetaFrame(R) 1.8 or XP 1.0
Citrix, MetaFrame and MetaFrame XP are registered trademarks or trademarks of Citrix Systems, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries.

Paper Handling Configuration (Standard) 150-Sheet Input Tray
Single Sheet Manual Feed Slot
Single Sheet Exit
100-Sheet Output Bin

Paper Handling Configuration (Optional) 250-Sheet Drawer

Media Sizes, Supported A4 (8.27" x 11.7" or 210mm x 297mm)
A5 (5.83" x 8.27" or 148mm x 210mm)
Executive (7.25" x 10.5" or 184mm x 267mm)
Folio (8.5" x 13" or 216mm x 330mm)
JIS-B5 (7.17" x 10.12" or 182mm x 257mm)
Legal (8.5" x 14" or 216mm x 355mm)
Letter (8.5" x 11" or 216mm x 279mm)
Statement (5.5" x 8.5" or 140mm x 216mm)
B5 Envelope (6.93" x 9.84" or 176mm x 250mm)
C5 Envelope (6.38" x 9.02" or 162mm x 229mm)
DL Envelope (4.33" x 8.66" or 110mm x 220mm)
7 3/4 Envelope (3.875" x 7.5" or 98.4mm x 190.5mm)
9 Envelope (3.875" x 8.9" or 98.4mm x 225.4 mm)
10 Envelope (4.125" x 9.5" or 105mm x 241mm)

Media Types, Supported Plain Paper
Card Stock
Paper Labels

Paper Input Capacity (Standard) 150 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond

Paper Input Capacity (Maximum) 400 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond

Paper Output Capacity (Standard) 100 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond

Paper Output Capacity (Maximum) 100 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond

Supplies Yields Ships with 1,500*-page Starter Return Program Print Cartridge
3,000*-page Print Cartridge
6,000*-page High Yield Print Cartridge
*Yield at approximately 5% coverage

Standard Ports USB
Centronics IEEE 1284 Bidirectional Parallel

Optional Local Ports External Serial Adapter

Optional Network Ports External Ethernet 10/100BaseTx
External Ethernet 10BaseT/2
External Token-Ring

Network Connectivity Using an Optional MarkNet Print Server

Additional Products Local Printing
Management and Installation
Network Printing

Printer Languages (Standard) PCL 5e Emulation

Font Selection 1 PCL bitmap font
12 scalable PCL fonts
12 scalable PostScript fonts (for Apple Mac only)
OCR-A, OCR-B scalable PCL 5e fonts

Bar Code Fonts 3 of 9 scalable PCL 5e fonts in Narrow, Regular and Wide

Printable Area To within 0.158 in. of the top, bottom, right and left edges

Printable Area (metric) To within 4 mm of the top, bottom, right and left edges

Size (base model), Height 8.7 inches

Size (base model), Width 15.4 inches

Size (base model), Depth 14.2 inches

Size (base model), Height, metric 221 mm

Size (base model), Width, metric 391 mm

Size (base model), Depth, metric 361 mm

Weight (base model) 19.75 lbs.

Weight (base model), metric 8.95 Kg

Noise Level, Idle 30 dBA

Noise Level, Operating 49 dBA

Duty Cycle, Maximum 10,000 pages per month

Certifications FCC Class B, UL 60950 3rd Edition, U.S. FDA, IEC 320-1, CSA, ICES Class B, Energy Star

Warranty One Year Limited LexExpressSM
Extended Warranty Options Available

In the Box Quick Reference
Operator Panel Local Language Overlay
Drivers, MarkVision and Utilities CD
Power Cord
Laser Printer
Starter Return Program Print Cartridge
Publications CD
Online User's Guide
Setup Guide