Pros

  • Built-in duplexer
  • Good printing speed

Cons

  • Text looked dark but had banding

At A Glance

This business-focused inkjet includes a duplexer and high-capacity cartridges, but print quality was a little disappointing.

Manufacturer’s Website

Manufacturer's Pricing

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number C8154A#A2L
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows 98
  • Microsoft Windows NT 4.0
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 829160410487

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Good
Print quality: Color photo Fair
Print quality: Grayscale photo Good
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 6.5   ppm
Performance
Output Score, Color Photo, Best Quality Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Color-Best) Fair
Output Score, Color Graphics, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Color-Default) Fair
One-Page Grayscale Graphic (secs) 18.83
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 43.79
Color Photo, Best Quality Settings 249.7
Line Art Output Quality Poor
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 2.6
Color Photo (secs) 19.86
Color Output Quality Fair
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 92.09
5 x 7 Photo (secs) 249.7
Output Score, Line Art, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-LineArt-Default) Poor
Color Photo, Normal Settings 19.86
Output Score, Grayscale Graphics, Best Quality Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Grayscale-Best) Good
Tested Photo Speed (formerly pf-PCWPhotoSpeed) 0.2
Three-Page PowerPoint Document (secs) 77.0
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 47.86
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 0.2
Output Score, Text, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Text-Default) Good