• Great design; helpful troubleshooting
  • Generous paper capacity; cheap toner


  • Expensive
  • Sluggish printing graphics

At A Glance

You get a lot of good stuff for the price; shell out an extra $100 for the duplex-equipped model.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Phaser 3600DN laser printer brings Xerox quality and superior performance to single users and small workgroups with demanding productivity.

Manufacturer’s Website

The Specs

Part Number 3600/N
Operating System Compatibility
  • Linux
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 10343868304


PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Superior
Print quality: Color photo n/a
Print quality: Grayscale photo Good
Copy quality n/a
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 35.5   ppm
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 10.18
Color Output Quality Good
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 9.81
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 16.02
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 17.56
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 21.96
Overall Scan Quality n/a
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
One-Page Webpage (secs) 10.09
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 3.7
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 12.04
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 5.9
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 6.4
Line Art Output Quality Good

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