Pros

  • Excellent text quality
  • Good reliability

Cons

  • Inferior graphics quality
  • Expensive toner

At A Glance

The CLP-660ND offers decent speed and design, but its grainy graphics aren't for the art crowd.

Manufacturer’s Description

Network-ready CLP-660ND color laser printer delivers 25 pages per minute with up to 2,400 x 600 dpi whether in color or black/white. First page is out in 14 seconds. Media size ranges from 3 x 5 to 8-1/2 x 14. Offers 360 MHz processor and 128MB RAM , 250-sheet cassette, 100-sheet multipurpose tray, and USB 2.0, Ethernet 10/100 Base TX interface. Emulation is PostScript 3, PCL 6, SPL-C . Printer weighs 56.4 lb.

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Manufacturer's Pricing

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number CLP-660ND
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Linux
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 5051964170495

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Superior
Print quality: Color photo Fair
Print quality: Grayscale photo Fair
Copy quality n/a
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 19.8   ppm
Performance
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 19.95
Sports Action Shot (secs) 53.75
Line Art Output Quality Very Good
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 25.66
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 2.9
Overall Scan Quality n/a
One-Page Webpage (secs) 20.4
Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 2.8
Color Output Quality Fair
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 39.34
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 21.8
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 2.3
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 23.11
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 1.1
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 42.32