Pros

  • Easy setup; detailed documentation
  • Lots of features for the price

Cons

  • Flimsy input and output trays
  • Navigation buttons hard to press

At A Glance

This capable unit offers full photo capabilities and a 1.8-inch LCD for a surprisingly low price.

Manufacturer’s Description

Higher productivity, right at home. This versatile All-In-One lets you quickly print beautiful photos and laser-quality text. Copy important documents, with results that are truer to your originals. And scan photos or forms, even thick notebooks.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 2177B002
General Information
UPC Code 10343866225
Storage Media
Memory stick
  • Memory Stick
  • Memory Stick PRO
SD card
  • SD Card
  • SDHC Card

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Good
Print quality: Color photo Superior
Print quality: Grayscale photo Fair
Copy quality Very Good
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 8.7   ppm
Performance
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 15.01
Final Scan Time, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 11.37
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 59.6
Color Output Quality Very Good
One-Page Line Art, Maximum Resolution Very Good
Final Scan Time, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 12.98
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 25.54
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 25.23
Final Scan Time, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 6.59
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 89.37
Sports Action Shot (secs) 41.2
Overall Scan Quality Good
Preview Scan, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 6.67
One-Page Copy (secs) 14.15
One-Page Webpage (secs) 30.47
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 2.3
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 54.97
Preview Scan, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 6.55
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 1.5
One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi Good
Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 4.0
Preview Scan, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 6.74
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 2.1
Line Art Output Quality Fair