Pros

  • Good design and features for the price
  • Very inexpensive

Cons

  • Very slow printing both text and color images
  • Color photos look grainy

At A Glance

This low-cost color laser offers good features and expandability for the price, but the tradeoffs are very slow print speeds and limited graphics capability.

Manufacturer’s Description

Exceptional color printing for today's business world. You want the advantage of color to get noticed. You need a no fuss, waste conscious printer that's up to the task. Enter the Xerox Phaser 6140N color laser printer, your simple, productive printing solution.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 6140/N
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
General Information
Manufacturer Xerox Corporation
Manufacturer Part Number 6140/N
Brand Name Xerox
Product Name Phaser 6140 Laser Printer
Marketing Information

Exceptional color printing for today's business world. You want the advantage of color to get noticed. You need a no fuss, waste conscious printer that's up to the task. Enter the Xerox Phaser 6140N color laser printer, your simple, productive printing solution.

Product Model 6140N
Product Type Laser Printer
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.xerox.com
Product Line Phaser
Memory
Standard Memory 256 MB
Maximum Memory 1.25 GB
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • Phaser 6140 Laser Printer
  • 1 x Black Toner Cartridge
  • 1 x Cyan Toner Cartridge
  • 1 x Magenta Toner Cartridge
  • 1 x Yellow Toner Cartridge
  • Power Cord
  • Software and Documentation CD (with User Manual, Quick Installation Guide, Registration Card, Warranty Statement)
  • Additional Information

    Custom Media Size:

  • Manual feed slot & Input Tray: 3" x 5" to 8.5" x 14"
  • Network & Communication
    Ethernet Technology Fast Ethernet
    Ethernet Yes
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 16.3"
    Width 15.8"
    Depth 18.0"
    Weight (Approximate) 648.0 oz
    Form Factor Desktop
    Warranty
    Limited Warranty 1 Year
    Media Handling
    Media Size Custom Size
    Standard Input Media Capacity 250 sheets
    Media Handling 1 x Manual Feed Slot 1 Sheet, 1 x Input Tray 250 Sheet, 1 x Output Bin 150 Sheet
    Number of Input Trays Supported 2
    Media Type Plain Paper, Glossy Paper, Envelope, Label, Card Stock, Postcard
    Number of Input/Multipurpose Trays Installed 1
    Maximum Input Media Capacity 500 sheets
    Processor & Chipset
    Processor Speed 400 MHz
    Technical Information
    Platform Supported PC, Mac
    Maximum Color Print Speed (ppm) 19
    Maximum Print Resolution 600 x 600 dpi
    Maximum Mono Print Speed (ppm) 21
    Print Color Color
    Reliability
    Duty Cycle 40000 pages per month
    Fonts & Emulation
    Language Emulation PostScript 3, PCL 5e

    Performance

    PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
    Print quality: Text Superior
    PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
    Print speed: Text 13.38   ppm
    Performance
    Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 37.99
    Output Score, Line Art, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-LineArt-Default) Very Good
    Output Score, Grayscale Graphics, Best Quality Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Grayscale-Best) Fair
    300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 15.08
    Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 16.4
    Sports action shot (seconds) 86.62
    Sports Action Shot (secs) 86.62
    Three-Page Word Document (secs) 20.31
    Line Art Output Quality Very Good
    4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 37.02
    One-Page Webpage (secs) 16.01
    Output Score, Text, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Text-Default) Superior