Pros

  • Automatic duplexing
  • Touchscreen controls

Cons

  • Washed-out copies
  • Pricey inks

At A Glance

This machine has a few nice features, but its expensive inks make it a dicey deal for small or home offices.

Manufacturer’s Description

Interact S605 wireless multifunction printer prints, copies and scans with the added range of wireless 802.11 b/g/n. Use the 4.3" LCD touchscreen to create one touch, custom solutions to increase productivity and connect with the web PC free. Energy saving Eco Mode reduces paper usage by up to 50 percent with automatic two sided printing.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.lexmark.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 60S0000
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Linux
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 884420986706
Faxing
Fax Resolution (dpi) 400 by 400 dpi
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
SD card SD Card
Scanning
Scanner Type Flatbed

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Very Good
Scan quality: Text Good
Scan quality: Color photo Good
Scan quality: Line art Good
Copy quality Very Good
Performance
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 17.65
Final Scan Time, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 11.15
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 37.58
Final Scan Time, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 31.0
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 22.6
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 27.37
Final Scan Time, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 9.35
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 83.05
Preview Scan, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 10.72
Sports Action Shot (secs) 46.68
One-Page Webpage (secs) 23.19
One-Page Copy (secs) 26.43
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 36.03
Preview Scan, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 10.56
Preview Scan, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 10.8