• Very inexpensive purchase price
  • Nice print quality; fast graphics speed


  • Extremely expensive toner
  • No Mac support

At A Glance

Your small workgroup will enjoy this capable color laser until it's time to buy more toner.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Dell 2130CN Color Laser Printer offers an ideal combination of speed and quality. With this printer, you can produce professional looking documents and print borderless photos at up to 600x600 dpi.

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The Specs

Part Number 2240665
Operating System Compatibility Microsoft Windows XP
Ports and Connections
Wireless connection 802.11b


PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Superior
Print quality: Color photo Superior
Print quality: Grayscale photo Good
Copy quality n/a
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 16.5   ppm
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 17.49
Sports Action Shot (secs) 45.15
Line Art Output Quality Very Good
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 20.3
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 4.9
Overall Scan Quality n/a
One-Page Webpage (secs) 14.59
Color Output Quality Very Good
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 47.14
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 13.67
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 3.0
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 22.19
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 4.4
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 16.56