6 June 2011

Konica Minolta's bizhub PRESS C8000 receives highest product rating from BERTL

Konica Minolta’s bizhub PRESS C8000 digital production print system has received ‘Exceptional 5-Star Rating’ from The Business Equipment Research and Test Laboratories Inc (BERTL) in the United States. The ‘Exceptional 5-Star Rating’ is highly significant because BERTL is an independent testing laboratory providing objective, independent product evaluation reports and comparative analyses on imaging devices and software solutions. BERTL ‘Exceptional 5-Star Rating’ is only awarded to industry-leading products, and positions the bizhub PRESS C8000 as the must-have colour digital press for the production print marketplace.

“Konica Minolta has drawn the line in the sand and set a new quality of standard with the bizhub PRESS C8000,” said Arthur V. Wynne, III, President, BERTL, Inc. “This feature-rich production system certainly steps up to the challenge and exceeds expectations by delivering an end-to-end production solution. Customers concerned with image quality and full production capabilities will find that the bizhub PRESS C8000 will not only meet their needs but exceed their expectations. BERTL analysts were very impressed with the image quality generated from the bizhub C8000.”

During the extensive product testing, the bizhub PRESS C8000 reached 5-Star Ratings in high profile categories such as finishing, media handling, printing, image quality and features. BERTL also mentioned the system’s security and workflow capabilities as well as its ease-of-use and configuration options with three different image controllers. BERTL concluded “the bizhub PRESS C8000 delivers market-leading innovation in the areas of productivity, reliability and workflow enhancement, and raises the bar in the production print industry.”