HP buys printerafdeling Samsung for over 1 billion
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Printer and computer manufacturer HP Inc will take the printertak of Samsung about. The American company made Monday known a small 1.1 billion dollars to the Korean electronics giant to pay for the part.
Samsung has also committed 100 million to $ 300 million of shares in HP to buy.
With the acquisition of get HP important laser printing technology in the hands. It is the largest acquisition for the company since HP Inc last year off from technology company HP Enterprises.
The market for printers and computers is shrinking, partly because people for more and more tasks on their smartphone use, and less and less print. With the technology of Samsung, the company can focus more on professional copiers for businesses. That market is now primarily in the hands of Xerox.