Lexmark XM1242

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The Lexmark XM1242 (36S0740) is an A4, black & white, easy-to-use multifunctional printer, perfect for offices and workplaces.


This product is discontinued

Please refer to the replacement printers below


Rated print speeds of up to 40 ppm, plus fax, scan and copy functions come together in the XM1242, powered by a 1-GHz dual-core processor, a full gigabyte of memory and two-sided automatic document feeder. There’s standard USB and ethernet for easy connectivity and secure networking, plus optional Wi-Fi. Start with the 350 sheets of standard input and expand it up to 900. You’ll stop less for service thanks to long-life 60,000-page imaging units and replacement toner cartridges that print up to 21,000 pages.

Get more done

• Fax, print, copy and scan with the power of a multi-core processor and 1 GB of memory.

• Print at up to 42 pages per minute and scan up to 45 images per minute.

• Intuitive 4.3-inch color touch screen offers smooth, tablet-like interaction.

• Built-in productivity apps save time and improve efficiency

Ready when you are

• Long-life fuser and imaging components extend uptime.

• Unison™ Toner replacement cartridges deliver up to 21,000 pages of high-quality printing.

• Maximum input capacity of 900 pages means fewer interruptions.

• Durable metal frame is designed for longevity

Robust, built-in security

• Lexmark’s full-spectrum security architecture helps keep your information safe—on the document, the device, over the network, and everywhere in between.

• A range of embedded features harden device against attacks.

• Go beyond standard Confidential Print with optional security solutions like Print Release.

• Keypoint Intelligence – Buyers Lab honored Lexmark with a prestigious BLI PaceSetter award for Document Imaging Security

Built for planet earth

• Energy management features reduce power consumption in active use or sleep mode.

• Standard two-sided printing saves paper.

• Use of post-consumer recycled content in manufacturing saves natural resources.

• Device is rated EPEAT® Silver and ENERGY STAR® certified.

• Recycle cartridges through the award-winning Lexmark Cartridge Collection Program (LCCP).


This product is discontinued

Please refer to the replacement printers below


Display Lexmark e-Task 4.3-inch (10.9 cm) color touch screen
Print Speed: Up to4 Black: 42 ppm
Time to First Page: As fast as Black: 6.25 seconds
Print Resolution Black: 1200 Image Quality, 1200 x 1200 dpi, 2400 Image Quality, 600 x 600 dpi
Memory / Processor Standard: 1024 MB / Maximum: 1024 MB / Dual Core, 1000 MHz
Hard Disk Not Available
Recommended Monthly Page Volume 1000 – 10000 pages
Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle: Up to 100000 pages per month


Copy Speed: Up to Black: 42 cpm
Time to First Copy: As fast as Black: 6.25 seconds


Scanner Type / ADF Scan Flatbed scanner with ADF / RADF (Reversing Duplex)
A4/Ltr Duplex Scan Speed: Up to Black: 20 / 20 sides per minute / Color: 10.5 / 10.5 sides per minute
A4/Ltr Simplex Scan Speed: Up to Black: 42 / 45 sides per minute / Color: 20 / 22 sides per minute
ADF Paper Input Capacity: Up to 50 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond


Laser Cartridge Yields (up to) 21,000-page Cartridge
Imaging Unit Estimated Yield: Up to5 60000 pages, based on 3 average letter/A4-size pages per print job and ~ 5% coverage
Cartridge(s) Shipping with Product 3,000-page starter Return Program Toner Cartridge

Paper Handling

Included Paper Handling 250-Sheet Input, 100-Sheet Multipurpose Feeder, 150-Sheet Output Bin, Integrated Duplex
Optional Paper Handling 250-Sheet Tray, 550-Sheet Tray, 550-Sheet Lockable Tray
Paper Input Capacity: Up to Standard: 350 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond / Maximum: 900 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond
Paper Output Capacity: Up to Standard: 150 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond / Maximum: 150 pages 20 lb or 75 gsm bond
Media Types Supported Card Stock, Envelopes, Paper Labels, Plain Paper, Transparencies, Refer to the Card Stock & Label Guide.
Media Sizes Supported 10 Envelope, 7 3/4 Envelope, 9 Envelope, A4, A5, DL Envelope, Executive, Folio, JIS-B5, Legal, Letter, Statement, Universal,
Oficio, A6

General Information

Standard Ports USB 2.0 Specification Hi-Speed Certified (Type B), Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000), Front USB 2.0 Specification Hi-Speed Certified port (Type A)
Optional Network Ports Marknet N8372 WiFi Option
Noise Level: Operating Print: 55 dBA / Copy: 55 dBA / Scan: 55 dBA
Specified Operating Environment Humidity: 8 to 80% Relative Humidity, Temperature: 10 to 32°C (50 to 90°F), Altitude: 0 – 5000 Meters (16,404 Feet)
Size (in. – H x W x D) / Weight (lb.) 18.4 x 15.7 x 16.9 in. / 42.8 lb.

What is included in a KJL Printer Service Contract?

With mono priced from £0.004p per copy and colour from £0.04p per copy, add a Service Contract to your printer and make great savings in the long run. Please note, the bigger your machine, the higher the cost per page will be.

A Cost per Copy service contract includes the following:

  • All toners (only ever originals), including spare toners held in your offices.
  • All consumable items such as drums, fusers, rollers, transfer belts.
  • All spare parts
  • All maintenance and service kits.
  • All call outs and labour costs by our fully trained engineers with SLA’s to suit your needs.
  • Automated toner ordering, meter reading collections and service requests.
  • Product training is free of charge and unlimited, both on delivery and on an ongoing basis.
  • Equipment delivered and installed, removing the old equipment if required.
  • Our fully trained installation team will set up your PC’s for printing and scanning and will ensure you are happy with the installation before they leave.

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