Pros

  • Prints CDs and DVDs; easy control panel
  • Lots of useful software and utilities

Cons

  • Text looks feathery on plain paper
  • Onscreen manual thorough but disjointed

At A Glance

This basic unit has one standout feature--CD/DVD printing--that helps forgive its mediocre speed.

Manufacturer’s Description

It's easy to get lab quality photos, laser-quality documents, CD/DVD printing, scans and copies. Simply preview your photos on a 2.4 inch display and print - no PC necessary. Make beautiful photo reprints and crisp, clear copies, using a one touch button.

Manufacturer’s Website

Manufacturer's Pricing

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number Q8330A#AKY
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 883585105137
Storage Media
SD card SD Card
Memory stick Memory Stick
Scanning
Scanner Type Flatbed

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Good
Print quality: Color photo Superior
Print quality: Grayscale photo Very Good
Copy quality Good
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 7.3   ppm
Performance
Final Scan Time, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 6.88
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi Very Good
Final Scan Time, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 18.88
Preview Scan, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 7.43
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 52.23
Sports Action Shot (secs) 80.01
Line Art Output Quality Good
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 21.99
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 2.4
Overall Scan Quality Very Good
One-Page Webpage (secs) 27.71
Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 2.3
Preview Scan, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 7.32
Color Output Quality Very Good
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 106.66
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 26.65
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 2.7
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 47.07
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 0.7
Final Scan Time, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 16.8
One-Page Copy (secs) 23.91
One-Page Line Art, Maximum Resolution Very Good
Preview Scan, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 7.62
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 21.64