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What does ipm mean when speaking about print speeds The

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What does ipm mean when speaking about print speeds?
    The other multi/all-in-one printers use ppm or page per minute. Also the canon figures are      less than ten (10) ipm while the others use 17 to 33 ppm.
   &nb sp;                                       Thank you. Gerald Piper   [email protected]
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  James Carter replied 7 years ago.

thanks for your question.

IPM= impressions per minute

Print speed is expressed as impressions per minute (

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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
    It answered the question, very literally, but didn't define the difference between the two (2) systems.
OK. How many ipms does it take to equal one (1) ppm? (Page Per Minute)
Expert:  James Carter replied 7 years ago.
its not a linear conversion..

see if this helps.