Xerox Phaser 4510N Monochrome Laser Printer

This unit is fast and built to last, and we love its cheap toner, but we wish we could get a decent graphic from it.

HP LaserJet P4014n Monochrome Laser Printer

This printer delivers powerhouse text printing on the cheap; its graphics quality is barely adequate.

Oki Printing Solutions B420dn Monochrome Laser Printer

The trade-offs on this low-cost unit include slow print speeds and some design shortcomings.

Xerox Phaser 3600/N Monochrome Laser Printer

You get a lot of good stuff for the price; but shell out an extra $100 for the duplexer-equipped model.

Lexmark E460dn Monochrome Laser Printer

You get great speed and print quality, but toner can be pricey, and standard paper capacity is skimpy.

Xerox Phaser 3250/DN Monochrome Laser Printer

The automatic duplexer on this inexpensive printer compensates for its clunky paper tray.

Ricoh Aficio SP 3300DN Monochrome Laser Printer

An automatic duplexer enhances this entry-level printer, but the paper tray design is problematic.

HP LaserJet P2055x Monochrome Laser Printer

The high toner costs for this high-volume printer are its main drawback.

Brother HL-5370DWT Monochrome Laser Printer

Inexpensive and versatile, but slow, this laser printer is best suited for a home or a small workgroup.

Oki Printing Solutions MC560n MFP Color Laser Multifunction Printer

Inexpensive toner aside, an MFP that costs this much ought to incorporate better design and deliver better performance.


Canon Color ImageClass MF8450c Color Laser Multifunction Printer

The high price fetches you a machine with some nice copy and scan capabilities, but this MFP falls short on printing power.

Ricoh Aficio SP C232SF Color Laser Multifunction Printer

Despite weaknesses in speed and output quality, this MFP wins on design and consumables costs.

Lexmark X543dn Color Laser Multifunction Printer

This MFP performs decently for the most part, but its toner costs are a long-term money sink.

Konica Minolta Magicolor 4695MF Color Laser Multifunction Printer

This tanklike unit can take a beating, but it has some rough edges, especially when used for scanning.

Xerox Phaser 6128MFP Color Laser Multifunction Printer

The Phaser 6128MFP delivers great print quality for the price, but its toner is expensive and its features are limited.