• Easy to set up, very good text quality


  • Very slow
  • Graphics suffer on plain paper

At A Glance

Sluggish and allergic to plain paper, the P703w simply can't compete with like-priced models.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Dell Photo P703w All-In-One Printer is designed to be easy to set up, easy to operate with advanced user friendly features and produces consistently high quality photo prints and color documents.With this printer, you can produce professional-looking documents and print borderless photos. It prints up to 31 pages per minute in black and gives you vivid and crisp color prints at up to 26 ppm . It provides effortless setup and installation via USB port. This printer offers high photo quality with no loss in digitizing hardcopy photos, images and documents. Additionally the printer incorporates wide connectivity options to allow mobile and versatile printing across devices and cards.

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The Specs

Part Number 2242753
Operating System Compatibility Microsoft Windows XP
Ports and Connections
Wireless connection 802.11b
Storage Media
SD card SD Card
Memory stick Memory Stick
Scanner Type Flatbed


PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Very Good
Print quality: Color photo Superior
Print quality: Grayscale photo Fair
Copy quality Good
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 6.3   ppm
Final Scan Time, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 9.51
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi Good
Final Scan Time, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 15.3
Preview Scan, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 12.92
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 51.26
Sports Action Shot (secs) 50.76
Line Art Output Quality Good
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 25.54
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 2.1
Overall Scan Quality Good
One-Page Webpage (secs) 38.54
Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 2.0
Preview Scan, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 11.63
Color Output Quality Good
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 124.68
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 30.27
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 2.3
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 62.77
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 1.2
Final Scan Time, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 16.92
One-Page Copy (secs) 24.71
One-Page Line Art, Maximum Resolution Good
Preview Scan, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 12.73
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 25.34