The Smallest Unique Portable Printer

So you want to find a unique portable printer huh?  Well do ya’?  Punk?  Now listen up chief because you’re reading the words from one of the few portable printer experts in the entire world.  Yes I know that’s a pretty big statement to make, but it’s the truth.  I have an entire website dedicated to portable printers and this specific page is dedicated to the smallest and most unique product available. // // Presenting the unique PocketJet 6 Plus as the smallest portable printer   Let’s start at the beginning.  You want the smallest [...] Read more...

A4 Sized Mini Mobile Printers for Lawyers

Lawyers are interesting creatures, I’ve personally never understood one of these ‘lawyers’ but the one thing which they always seem to need and have is work – specfically printed sheets of documentation.  Their busy life styles make it difficult for them to always have a printer at hand and therefore it seemed appropriate to take a look at mini mobile printers for lawyers which are capable of A4 sized printing. // // Let’s first take a look at what lawyers need printing.  Generally color printing is not necessary whatsoever and therefore I would suggest that both black [...] Read more...

Wireless Portable Printers for the iPhone – Apple iPhone Printers

Want to quickly find out everything about wireless portable printers for the iPhone?  This page was written by myself (a mobile printer nerd who has created an entire website based on this subject) to allow iPhone users the ability to print while on the go.  Everything you need to know about mobile printing for iPhone’s is right here.  Let’s go team! // // The Two Best iPhone portable printers with wireless technology   If you want to buy a printer which can use AirPrint (or ePrint) and is iPhone compatible then you’re in for a bit of [...] Read more...

Ultra Compact and Incredibly Lightweight A4 Portable Printer

So you’re looking for an ultra lightweight a4 sized portable printer huh?  You want something as light as a feather which is ultra compact to boot too?  Thankfully you’re in luck.  As your designated portable printer nerd I can show you exactly the products you’re looking for as well as show you alternatives if they’re not for you. // // Ultra compact and lightweight equals a thermal portable printer   If you want the smallest possible mobile printer then you’re going to have to make two basic sacrifices.  If you find that these sacrifices aren’t [...] Read more...

Portable Wireless Bluetooth Printers for Cars

Using mobile printers with wireless interfaces is perfect for the car and right away we’d recommend that Bluetooth is the best to use. // // The first important thing to mention is that all mobile printers have the Bluetooth interface option which means that you won’t have any trouble finding a compatible device. Why Bluetooth’s better than other wireless options…   It’s most important to use Bluetooth as opposed to WiFi because the chances are that you aren’t going to be near any wireless access points.  A lot of people seem to think that WiFi is the [...] Read more...

External Bluetooth Adapters in Mobile Inkjet Printers

One annoying thing about portable printers using inkjet technology is with regards to their Bluetooth adapters which all must be external. // //   When it comes to devices based on thermal technology you’ll find that they support both internal and external adapters, but with inkjet devices you’re forced into a corner of only having external ones. External Bluetooth Adapters are a Problem: They’re far more likely to get knocked out of the device, especially considering that you may be in tight conditions.  This endangers the usb port and the dongle itself. Packing them away [...] Read more...

Downsides of External Bluetooth Mobile Printer Adapters

A lot of people tend to overlook the downsides intrinsic to the external Bluetooth adapters which are intrinsic to mobile printers using inkjet technology.// // What people don’t know about portable printing is that depending on which type of technology you go for changes which type of Bluetooth adapter you can have. Inkjet based technology only allows for external Bluetooth dongles or Compact Flash cards to be used.  On the other hand you’ll find that thermal technology allows for internal wireless adapters. All of Canon’s and HP’s portable printers (and they’re the only two companies which [...] Read more...

PictBridge Explained Simply

I recently discovered that very few website seemed to explain what PictBridge is simply, and some just didn’t know what they were talking about and were just regurgitating information.// // PictBridge allows for an enabled camera and printer to be used to print on information directly from that camera using the printer.  This means if a Compact Flash card is used for the camera as its primary means of storing photos that’s what it will use. Remember that both the printer and camera need to be PictBridge-enabled, this isn’t for any device that doesn’t have [...] Read more...

Four Reasons why a Thermal Mobile Wireless Printer is better than an Inkjet

There are four main reasons why it may well be worth buying a thermal portable wireless printer over an inkjet one.  Below you’ll find out which is better. // // Compact Size Thermal based devices have a much smaller size because they don’t have moving parts.  By contrast you’ll find inkjet’s have their inkjet head which takes up a lot of space. Lightweight You’ll find that all mobile thermal printers are much lighter weighing around 1-1.4 pounds.  This is because they don’t use ink, and so don’t need ink cartridges – as well as not [...] Read more...

Wireless Mobile A4 Printers for the Car

One of the great things about using portable printers for the car is that you’re not limited by size.  This allows for full sized A4 printing as well as various wireless interfaces all culminating in you getting the best arrangement in terms of transportability and device capabilities.  Find out more below.//   // When it comes to this kind of ultra specific device you’ll be looking to buy an inkjet based device as opposed to a thermal one.  I won’t go into the specific cons and pros, but needless to say that thermal technology is [...] Read more...