Seiko Epson Co. will off er a new compact mobile inkjet printer, the PX-S05, from late September 2014. As many corporations now use mobile computing terminals such as Smartphones and Tablets for outgoing marketing personnel, the demand for compact printers is getting higher. This printer measures 309x154x61mm and weighs approximately 1.6 kg. Th e built-in battery lasts for 50 sheets for colour or 100 sheets for monochrome printing. Its battery can be recharged via AC adapter, from PC via USB connect or a mobile battery source. Its 1.44-inch colour LCD panel shows battery and ink levels. It can connect Smartphones or Tablets via USB, Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi Direct, which allows output even when a wireless LAN router is not available. Th e PX-S05 will be available in black and white, at an expected price of around 30,000 Yen. Th e company expects to sell 50,000 units in the year.