Pros

  • Fast printing.
  • Good paper handling.

Cons

  • Poor grayscale printing.

At A Glance

This midpriced GDI-based printer offers dual paper trays and fast print speeds, especially for graphics.

Manufacturer’s Description

For small workgroups demanding superior quality at an affordable price, the C5500N digital color printer from OKI Printing Solutions is your answer. It comes network ready, combining incredible print quality, fast printing speed, the ability to print on a wide variety of media, and the legendary reliability of OKI Printing Solutions products backed by industry-leading support.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 62426304
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Linux
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows 98
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 51851159386

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Very Good
Print quality: Color photo Fair
Print quality: Grayscale photo Poor
Copy quality n/a
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 23.9   ppm
Performance
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 15.92
Sports Action Shot (secs) 18.36
Line Art Output Quality Very Good
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 14.85
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 5.0
Overall Scan Quality n/a
One-Page Webpage (secs) 13.08
Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 5.3
Color Output Quality Good
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 32.6
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 11.25
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 4.0
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 18.49
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 3.3
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 18.54

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