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Corel Announces Major Bundling Agreement With Lexmark
Ottawa, Canada April 12, 1999 Corel Corporation is announcing a
worldwide bundling agreement with Lexmark International. The agreement, effective until
July 31, 2000, provides for Corel Print House Magic 4 to be bundled with select
Lexmark inkjet printers, starting with the Lexmark Z51 Color Jetprinter.
"We are confident that this is a good fit, and that consumers will be very pleased
with this package," said Kevin McNeil, vice president of Worldwide OEM Sales at Corel
Corporation. "The Z51 Color Jetprinter is a high performance, color inkjet printer,
perfect for the professionals and families that use Corel Print House Magic."
Corel Print House Magic 4 will be offered in multiple languages on the Lexmark
printers, including US English, International English, French, Italian, German, Spanish,
Brazilian Portugese, Japanese, Traditional Chinese and Simplified Chinese.
Corel Print House Magic 4 is an easy-to-use, powerful graphics suite suitable for users
of all ages. It provides wizards and advanced drawing tools to help users create their own
printed materials, such as greeting cards, calendars, banners, paper toys and other
stationary items. It also provides thousands of fully customizable samples and templates
that let users create printed stationary items quickly and easily.
The Lexmark Z51 Color Jetprinter delivers the highest resolution in its category (1200
x 1200 dpi), the fastest print speeds in its class (up to 10 ppm in black text and 5 ppm
in color), and features Lexmark's exclusive Accu-Feed system for virtually jam-proof
feeding of all types of media. It also boasts a new microscopic ink drop technology that
achieves remarkable photo quality output even on copy grade paper. The Lexmark Z51 is
priced at an affordable US $279**.
**Prices are estimates; actual prices may vary.
Corel Corporation is an internationally recognized developer of award-winning graphics and
business productivity applications. Development of market-leading products such as the
CorelDRAW® line of graphics applications and the Corel® WordPerfect® Suite of business
tools is continually evolving to meet the demands of the corporate, retail and academic
markets. Committed to performance, compatibility, value and open standards, Corel develops
products for the Windows®, Macintosh®, UNIX®, Linux® and Java platforms. Corel's
common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market under the symbol COSFF and on the Toronto
Stock Exchange under the symbol COS. For more information visit Corel's Web site at
Lexmark International Inc.
Lexmark International, Inc. is a global developer, manufacturer and supplier of printing
solutions and products, including laser, inkjet and dot matrix printers and associated
comsumable supplies for the office and home markets. The company is a wholly owned
subsidiary of Lexmark International Group, Inc. (NYSE: LXK). Lexmark is on the Internet at