Pros

  • Automatic duplexing
  • Dramatic photo output

Cons

  • Expensive color inks

At A Glance

Excellent output makes up for this color inkjet multifunction's deficiencies, but its color ink is expensive.

Manufacturer’s Description

The ideal wireless all-in-one for your family. Whether its printing, scanning, copying or faxing the DellTM V525w All-in-One Wireless Inkjet Printer handles it with ease. With this printer, you can print brilliant, lasting photos and professional-looking documents at up to 4800x1200 dpi resolution. Easily navigate your way through the menu functions of this printer with the bright and clear 2.4-inch color LCD display. It prints up to 35 ppm in mono and up to 30 ppm in color delivering optimum performance every time you print.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 2253121
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 886112446543
Ports and Connections
Wireless connection Yes
Scanning
Scanner Type Flatbed
Platform Support
Printer languages supported GDI/Host-based
Cost Per Page
Plain Text Page (Highest yield vendor ink) 3.7 cents per page

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Superior
Print quality: Color photo Very Good
Scan quality: Text Very Good
Scan quality: Color photo Very Good
Scan quality: Line art Fair
Copy quality Very Good
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 7.1   ppm
Print speed rating: Text Good
Print speed: Color photo 1.8   ppm
Print speed rating: Color photo Good
Copy speed 2.0   ppm
Copy speed rating Poor