Konica Minolta http://www.stuff.tv/konica-minolta/reviews en-GB Konica Minolta Magicolor 5550 http://www.stuff.tv/konica-minolta-magicolor-5550/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ever thought about opening an instant print shop? This Konica be the machine to power it… </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <p>Compared to portable - well, luggable - photo printers like the PictureMate 240, the Minolta is a behemoth. The hulking chassis holds not inkjet photo-printing kit but an office-ready laser, and its forte is bulk rather than beauty.&nbsp;</p> <p>In fact, Konica claim it's good for up to 120,000 pages a month, which leaves every other printer in this top 10 for dead.&nbsp;</p> <p>Quantity doesn’t mean low quality</p> <p>Unsurprisingly for an office machine, text output is very good, but it's surprisingly good at producing colour prints too.&nbsp;</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £750.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hardly elegant and it won't show your photos off to best effect, but the perfect choice if you need a lot of colour prints in a hurry </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/konica-minolta-magicolor-5550 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/konica-minolta-magicolor-5550/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/konica-minolta-magicolor-5550/review#comments Geek accessories Konica Minolta Magicolor 5550 Wed, 07 Nov 2007 06:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 8352 at http://www.stuff.tv Konica Minolta Dimage Z5 http://www.stuff.tv/konica-minolta/konica-minolta-dimage-z5/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Z5 is a 5MP offering with a 12x zoom and Konica Minolta’s CCD-shift anti-shake system for sharper handheld shots </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1024" height="768" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/z5_0.jpg?1364300808" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>With this 5MP offering you’ll be able to get high-quality shots of a vast range of subjects, without spending a fortune. Five-megapixel sensors are small enough to allow compact camera designs even when they incorporate massive zooms. You can get higher resolutions but in no other megapixel banding do you get this level of versatility.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £350.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A bit of an ugly bug, maybe, but an amazing zoom range and full-on photographic control in a camera half the size of an SLR </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/konica-minolta-dimage-z5 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/konica-minolta/konica-minolta-dimage-z5/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/konica-minolta/konica-minolta-dimage-z5/review#comments Cameras Dimage Z5 Konica Minolta Fri, 06 Oct 2006 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 2153 at http://www.stuff.tv