With PrintJinni, BlackBerry users can download the app and easily print a variety of file formats including Microsoft Office, PDF, photos/images, e-mail documents and Web pages to supported printers and MFPs. Whether on a business trip, or visiting friends or family, what makes mobile printing with PrintJinni convenient is that users do not need to download any client/server software, the PrintJinni app will detect supported printers on the Wi-Fi network, and print directly to the printer or MFP the user specifies.
PrintJinni is available for free, with a 30-day trial subscription to PrintJinni Services. After the trial has expired, users can choose from a variety of subscription packages based on their printing needs.
SINGAPORE – Dec. 14, 2011 – Thinxtream™ Technologies, a global company with software products for printing applications, today announced the availability of PrintJinnifor the Apple® iOS™, BlackBerry® and Android™ platforms. The new PrintJinni apps enable users of these mobile platforms to print Microsoft® Office documents, Web pages, photos and PDF files directly from their smartphone or tablet to any Wi-Fi connected, PostScript® 3/PCL 5®/PCL 6® compatible printer/MFP.
“Our goal is to make printing from the smartphone or tablet more convenient than it is from a personal computer,” said Ranga Raj, Director, Thinxtream Technologies. “Using a single PrintJinni app, users can easily get great quality prints of a variety of file formats, on a wide range of supported printers and MFPs from a variety of apps.”
Key features of PrintJinni include:
(Apple iOS Version)
· File Support
|– Microsoft Word, Excel®, PowerPoint® documents (Microsoft Office 2003, 2007 and 2010)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|– PDF Files||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|– Photos/Images||JPEG, PNG||JPEG||JPEG|
|– Other||Any content that can be copy/pasted||Any text content that can be copy/pasted||Any text content that can be copy/pasted|
· Email Printing
|– Email Apps||Any email configured in Apple Mail||Any email configured in BlackBerry native email||Any email configured in Android|
|– Email Content||Content can be copy/pasted||From the menu||Text content can be copy/pasted|
|– Email Attachments||All supported files||All supported files||All supported files|
· Web Page Printing
|– Browser Support||Native browser||Native browser||Native browser|
|– Standard Web Pages||Using URL copy/paste||From the menu||From the menu|
|– Secure Web Pages and Server Application Generated Web Content||Content can be copy/pasted||Text content can be copy/pasted||Text content can be copy/pasted|
· App Support
|All supported files from any app that supports “Open in…”||All supported files from any app that supports menu additions||All supported files from any app that supports share feature|
· Mobile Device Support
|– Apple iPod touch, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3Gs based on: iOS 3.1.3 and above
– Apple iPhone 4 based on: iOS 4.0 and above
– Apple iPhone 4S based on: iOS 5.0
– Apple iPad iOS based on: 3.2.1, 4.2 and above
|BlackBerry smartphones based on following BlackBerry Device Software versions:
|Smartphones based on following Android™ Operating System versions:
– 2.2 (Froyo)
– 2.3 (Gingerbread)
· Printer Support
|– PostScript® 3/PCL 5®/PCL 6® compatible printers/MFPs with SNMP enablement and Wi-Fi enablement/access||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|– Any printer installed/shared on a Microsoft Windows PC/Apple Mac computer||Yes||NA||NA|
· Printer/Print Options
|– Manually add accessible printers||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|– Set Default Printer, Paper Size, Color/Mono||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|– Print Properties: Paper Size, Color/Mono, # Copies||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|– Store printed documents and web pages||Yes||NA||NA|
· Language Support
|English||English, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, Spanish||English, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, Spanish|
PrintJinni is available for Apple iOS, BlackBerry and Android-based mobile devices via a free 30-day trial subscription in select countries through the Apple App Store,BlackBerry AppWorld, and the Android Market. Upon expiration of the free trial, users will have access to subscription packs for PrintJinni Services, which are available at US$0.99 for 50 days; US$1.99 for 150 days; US$2.99 for 250 days; and, US$3.99 for 1 year.
More information about PrintJinni is available on Thinxtream’s website.
About Thinxtream Technologies Pte. Ltd.
Thinxtream Technologies is a global software product company, with innovative products and professional services for media, print and device management applicationsacross a wide range of industries. Based in Singapore, Thinxtream is a subsidiary of Celstream Technologies, an established, global Product Engineering Services company, with a rich heritage in offering complete product life-cycle development services. More information on the company can be found at www.thinxtream.com
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Thinxtream and PrintJinni are trademarks of Thinxtream Technologies Pte. Ltd.; Apple, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, iTunes, Mac are registered trademarks of Apple Inc.; BlackBerry, RIM, App World are registered trademark of Research in Motion Ltd.; Android is a trademark of Google Inc.; iOS is a trademark of Cisco; PostScript is a registered trademark of Adobe Systems Inc.; PCL, PCL 5, PCL 6 are registered trademarks of Hewlett-Packard Company; Microsoft, Excel, PowerPoint, Windows are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corp. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.