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WorkForce WF-3520

Review: Small and Home Office Inkjet AiOs – Epson’s WorkForce WF-3520 is Best in Class

At the very least, virtually every home or office of any size needs a basic All-in-One (AiO or MFP) in order to handle PC printing and document scanning, copying, and faxing. In this latest Head2Head Comparison, we chose the least expensive devices that meet our basic criteria for Inkjet SOHO (Small or Home Office) AiOs: […]

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HP Officejet Pro X Series 2

Review: Enterprise-Ready A4 Color MFPs – HP’s Officejet Pro 476dw is Best in Class

There was quite a selection of quality “Enterprise-Ready” A4 MFPs in the group of devices that comply with our conditions below, are priced from $399.99 to $9,400.00, and in color print speed from 15 to 40 ppm. Determining a Best in Class winner from this group was a difficult proposition, with 16 MFPs from Brother […]

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Review: Business-Class A4 B/W MFPs – OKI MB471dn MFP is Best in Class

The A4 B/W (or monochrome) MFP is a staple for any office. One would think that it should be easy to choose a business-class B/W MFP, but we propose that it is easier said than done. Our Head2Head comparison is not a simple “feeds and speeds” shoot-out. First we determine, evaluate, individually rate, and detail […]

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Report: Officejet Pro X551dw Printer Hands-On Test Report

For this 22-page report, we put the Hewlett-Packard Officejet Pro X 551dw through its paces using our Hands-On test suite. During hands-on testing, we evaluated all aspects of performance, from installation and set-up, to software, printer management, image quality, productivity, ease of use, and more. Note that the Hands-On Test Report is watermarked and non-printable. Review […]

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Videos and Photo Gallery – HP’s Sturdy and Speedy Officejet Pro X551dw Printer

We recently completed Hands-On testing of Hewlett-Packard’s Officejet Pro X551dw ($599.99), a  member of HP”s X Series of color inkjet printers and MFPs. The X series utilizes HP’s PageArray technology with a page-wide print head that dollar-for-dollar provides unparalleled print speeds. In fact, in testing we determined that image quality was satisfactory for interoffice communications […]

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Report and Video: Brother’s MFC-J4510DW Color Inkjet All-in-One with 11″x17″ Printing

Wirth Consulting has just completed a Hands-On Test Report for Brother’s MFC-J4510DW Business Smart Inkjet All-in-One. What sets this this color inkjet apart from most color inkjet All-in-Ones is that users can print on media up to 11″x17″ via a manual feed slot  located on the back of the unit. It also features several business-class […]

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Review: Enterprise-Ready A4 Color Printers – Samsung CLP-775ND is Best in Class

In this Head2Head comparison, we investigated Enterprise-Ready A4 Color Printers. While these devices can cost as much to purchase and operate as several aqueous inkjet printers combined, and their Cost per Page and energy consumption can be higher than business-class inkjets, only the solid-ink Xerox ColorQube 8570/DN offers feature sets that will satisfy the deployment, […]

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Review: Business-Class A4 Color Laser/LED MFPs – OKI MC361 Color MFP is Best in Class

In this Head2Head comparison, we investigated Business-Class A4 Color Laser/LED MFPs, a product that nearly every business wants or needs. While these devices can cost as much as several inkjet All-in-Ones combined, and their Cost per Page (especially color) and energy consumption can be considerably higher than business-class inkjets, their business-class feature sets, faster print […]

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Hands-On Preview and Photo Gallery: Lexmark MS812de 70-ppm A4 Workgroup Printer

We’ve spent the last few days installing and testing Lexmark’s MS812de powerhouse B/W laser printer for workgroups ($1,949), and all we can say is that IT IS FAST! Not only 70-ppm fast but Lexmark claims its powerful dual core processor enabled it to produce most prints in under four seconds (under seven seconds in our […]

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Review: Enterprise-Ready A4 B/W Laser/LED Printers – OKI B710DN is Best in Class

In this Head2Head comparison, we investigated a group of the most mission-critical digital imaging devices: Enterprise-ready A4 B/W Laser/LED printers. Our  requirements for this class include networking, PCL or PostScript print drivers, 250-sheet expandable media supply, network security and compatibility with a fleet network-management solution. Armed with these requirements, we found 12 devices ranging in […]

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Review: Business-Class A4 B/W Laser/LED Printers – Samsung ML-4512ND is Best in Class

In this Head2Head Comparison of Business-Class A4 B/W Laser/LED Printers, we considered that, at a minimum, the printer must have networking, automatic duplex printing and have an expandable media supply with a main tray with at least a 250-sheet capacity. We then considered any advantages provided by deployment, manageability and tracking and control features, as […]

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Photo Gallery – HP Officejet Pro 8100 ePrinter

Gallery of photos taken of HP’s $149.99 ink-jet printer with new pigment inks, HP Web Jetadmin compatibility, color LCD display, wired and wireless networking and HP’s ePrint mobile printing solution. Resources HP Officejet Pro 8100 ePrinter Photo Gallery Premium Download – HP Officejet Pro 8100 ePrinter Hands-On Test Report HP Officejet Pro 8100 ePrinter Unboxing […]

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Video – How to Scan 3D Objects with HP’s TopShot LaserJet Pro M275

This video demonstrates how to use Hewlett-Packard’s TopShot LaserJet Pro M275’s to produce  3D images of scanned objects. What makes this color LaserJet ($399.99) unique is its scanning technology. Instead of a typical contact image sensor (CIS) scanner that most digital copiers use, it employs an 8 megapixel camera lens mounted on a hinged arm, and can capture […]

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New Light-Production Printer/Copiers from Xerox Print at up to 125 ppm

Xerox has rolled out new black-and-white light-production printer/copiers and printers, the Xerox D95/D110/D125 Copier/Printer and D110/D125 Printer, which list from $53,400 to $86,350, and which it’ll be distributing through direct-sales agents, resellers, and dealers.  Targeted markets include education, transactional printing, and print-for-pay. Xerox rates the printer/copier models at 95, 110 and 125 ppm, while the D110/D125 printers […]

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New $199.99 Wireless Laser All-in-One from Samsung

Samsung has rolled out a new monochrome 21-ppm laser All-in-One  ($199.999), the SCX-3405FW, with print, copy, scan, fax, and automatic document feeder. It also features wireless connectivity with WPS (WiFi Protected Setup) for easy and secure wireless setup. A standalone-printer configuration, the ML-2165W, lists at $119.99. Both units use an all-in-one toner cartridge (yielding 1,500 pages), and […]

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FedEx Office Adds Cloud Printing for Google Docs Accounts

FedEx has introduced a Google Docs cloud-printing solution, called FedEx Office Print Online, which enables customers to submit Google Docs documents for printing at a FedEx Office location, and then pick up their prints or have them delivered by FedEx. Google Docs is online, Web-based document storage and sharing site; users can set up both […]

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Lexmark X548dte MFP – Photo Gallery – Inside a Bundle of Innovation

This remarkable color laser MFP retails for $1,749 and packs a punch with an innovative feature set that you would love to have for your busy office. Check out the extensive photo gallery taken during our Hands-On testing here.

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Hands-On Test Report: Hewlett-Packard Officejet 100 Mobile Printer

Wirth Consulting takes a comprehensive look at Hewlett-Packard’s new Officejet 100 Mobile Printer, a super-compact, portable color ink-jet printer. We examine image quality, productivity, software and hardware installation, maintenance, and ease-of-use in this 18-page report. Access the free download here.

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