Pros

  • Compact; decent speed and photo quality

Cons

  • Confusing control panel
  • Limited standard paper handling

At A Glance

Although it prints surprisingly good photos, this MFP has too many limitations for the price.

Manufacturer’s Description

Provide print, copy, scan, standalone fax, PC Fax, and Camera Direct Photo Print functions from one compact unit. Windows and Macintosh compatible.

Manufacturer’s Website

Manufacturer's Pricing

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 4556351
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows NT 4.0
  • Microsoft Windows XP
Faxing
Fax Resolution (dpi) 392 x 203 dpi

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Very Good
Print quality: Color photo Good
Print quality: Grayscale photo Good
Copy quality Superior
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 18.6   ppm
Performance
Final Scan Time, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 16.13
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi Good
Final Scan Time, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 9.7
Preview Scan, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 20.32
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 38.84
Sports Action Shot (secs) 49.23
Line Art Output Quality Poor
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 34.24
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 2.4
Overall Scan Quality Fair
One-Page Webpage (secs) 27.18
Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 2.2
Preview Scan, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 20.32
Color Output Quality Good
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 42.0
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 26.82
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 1.8
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 39.68
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 1.2
Final Scan Time, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 22.96
One-Page Copy (secs) 19.65
One-Page Line Art, Maximum Resolution Good
Preview Scan, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 20.2
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 36.09