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The daughter of a mechanical engineer, Melissa grew up playing with machine parts and still loves getting into the nuts and bolts of how things work. She is never happier than when she is on a factory tour.

HP LaserJet Pro CM1415fnw Color MFP: Cheap to Buy, Expensive to Own

High toner costs and slow performance make this low-priced model a dubious bargain, even with wireless and Web capabilities.

Xerox Phaser 6500DN: High-Volume Features, but High-Priced Toner

This workgroup-level printer imposes budget-breaking toner costs, making it unsuitable for high-volume use.

Xerox Phaser 6010 Offers Mighty Compact, Mighty Expensive Color Printing

Small, simple, and easy to use, this color printer produces nice-looking pages--for a dear price.

Google Cloud Print Beta Is Limited but Evolving

Printing over the Web through the beta Google Cloud Print service is basically reliable, despite a few problems.

HP’s Print-by-E-Mail Service Works--Mostly

HP’s cloud-based ePrint service worked eight out of ten times in our tests, but some BlackBerry users may be frustrated.

Epson Stylus NX625: A Better-Than-Basic, Low-Cost Inkjet Multifunction

Unlike most basic small- or home-office MFPs, the NX625 offers mostly cheap inks and some impressive performance.

Brother HL-4570CDW Laser Printer: Small-Business Workhorse

Competitive in speed and features, but not photo quality, the HL-4570CDW small-business laser printer is best for mainstream use.

Best Printers for Photos

You don't have to splurge for a dedicated photo printer to produce great pictures. This collection of printers for photo buffs includes multifunction printers along with a few specialized photo printers.

How to Install a Wireless Printer

Setting up a printer to share over Wi-Fi isn't difficult, but it does require some preparation. Here's our advice for ensuring a smooth installation.

HP Envy100 e-All-in-One MFP Prints, Copies, and Scans in High Style

Built for style rather than efficiency, this multifunction printer operates adequately but expensively.

Lexmark's Genesis Transforms the Inkjet Multifunction Printer

The 'wow' factor of the Genesis's vertical profile and its camera-based scanner compensates somewhat for the pricey inks.

HP Photosmart eStation: Tablet Meets Inkjet Multifunction

Fast, capable, and overshadowed by its detachable tablet control panel, this MFP offers a unique extra that may justify its price.

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HP Officejet Pro 8500A Plus: A Multifunction Printer Packed With Features, Speed, and Low-Cost Inks

Touch-sensitive controls, inexpensive inks, and a legal-size scanner raise this MFP above the competition.

Epson Artisan 725 Arctic Edition: Shiny, White, and Fast, With Cheap Inks

Home users with light printing needs will like everything about this MFP except its lackluster quality on plain paper.

Dell 2350dn Laser Printer Impresses With Speed, Print Quality

A multitalented workhorse, this unit offers impressive speed and print quality, plus reasonable toner costs.