Pros

  • Very inexpensive
  • Very compact

Cons

  • Grainy graphics quality, expensive toner
  • Flimsy construction

At A Glance

This supercheap color laser is best suited for home-office use at low volume, nothing too complex.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 2243788
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility Microsoft Windows XP

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Very Good
Print quality: Color photo Good
Print quality: Grayscale photo Fair
Copy quality n/a
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 16.9   ppm
Performance
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 12.76
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 43.25
Color Output Quality Good
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 30.49
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 29.02
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 46.28
Overall Scan Quality n/a
Sports Action Shot (secs) 30.83
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
One-Page Webpage (secs) 27.39
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 2.0
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 50.55
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 4.7
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 2.4
Line Art Output Quality Fair