line dot matrix

line dot matrix

[′līn ¦dät ′mā‚triks]
(computer science)
A line printer that uses the dot matrix printing technique. Also known as parallel dot character printer.
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Table--1 Printer sales in Indonesia, 2003 Description First quarter Second quarter units units Ink jet 192,994 203,006 Serial dot matrix 23,490 19,985 Laser 13,385 10,731 Line dot matrix 134 104 Total 230,004 233,826 Source: Data Consult, data processed Table--2 Market share of laser printers in Indonesia, 2002 and 2003 Brand Market share 2002 2003 *) Hawlett-Packard 76% 78% Samsung 11% 10% Canon 4% 6% Others 9% 6% Total market (unit) 10,781 13,386 Source: Data Consult, data processed Note: *) in first half of 2003