Name: Andre Anderson
Instructor: Miss C. Hoskins
Subject: Introduction to Computers
Source: Introduction to Computers and Information Processing
Reading report on output devices (printers)
Output devices translate bits and bytes into o form we can understand. Terminals are both input and output devices. The monitors of terminals and workstations provide soft copy, or temporary output. One of the most common output devices is the printer.
Printer produce hard-copy output, such as management reports, memos, payroll
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all serial printers whether the print head is moving left to right or right to left.
Line printers are impact printer that prints one line at a time. The most popular types are the brand printer, chain printer, and matrix line printer.
Page printers are of the non-impact type and use a variety of technologies to achieve high-speed hard copy employ laser technology output by printing a page at a time.