Pros

  • Good value prints
  • Extensive in-printer editing

Cons

  • Narrow banding on prints
  • Inconsistent quality

At A Glance

Well designed and easy to use, but narrow banding mars otherwise decent prints.

Manufacturer’s Description

With quick, one-touch printing, PictureMate Express Edition printer is like having a personal photo lab in the comfort of your own home. As low as 24 cents per print, printing is as affordable as the lab, and about half the cost of other 4 x 6 dedicated photo printers. And, PictureMate photos will last longer than all the alternatives available today - about 2 to 4 times longer than photo lab prints. Trust your photos to PictureMate - designed to fit your schedule, fit your needs, fit your life.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number C11C660001
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows 98
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 12502615811
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
SD card SD Card

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Color photo Fair
Performance
Tested Glossy Grayscale Photo Speed (ppm) 1.0
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 1.1
Landscape (secs) 53.19
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality Fair
Skin Tones/Portrait (secs) 54.56
Sports action shot (seconds) 53.63
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 62.75