Micromax co-founder Rahul Sharma’s Yu Televentures has launched a new portable printer called YUPix for Rs 6999, which is compatible with Android and iOS smartphones.
YUPIX is a compact pocket sized printer, which converts smartphone photos into printed ones. According to YU, YUPIX has an image transfer speed which is 10 times faster than other pocket printers. It’s dimensions are 2.99 x 6.01 x 0.94 inches and it weighs 273gms.
The printing technology in YUPIX is ‘dye sublimation’ with a resolution of 291 dpi and it supports JPEG format. The size of the photo print is 2.1 x 3.4 inch and it can take 10 photos continuously. YU claims the print time is 60 seconds for each picture and YUPIX has a 750 mAh battery.
Connectivity options supported by YUPIX pocket printer are NFC/WiFi Direct/Wifi and users will need to download the app from the Google Play or iOS to take the pics. The YUPIX app also lets users edit photos.
YU also says that YUPIX comes with a unique cartridge which does not require a cleaning roll and has Ink Ribbon and Photo Paper integrated into it. The photos are water and finger-print proof.
YUPIX is available on Amazon.in from September 7 for Rs 6999.