Pros

  • Fast
  • Inexpensive toner
  • Three-year standard warranty

Cons

  • High purchase price

At A Glance

Fast and expandable, with cheap toner, the 5230dn is well suited for a high-volume office.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.dell.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 5230DN
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Linux
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 10343877160
Cost Per Page
Plain Text Page (Highest yield vendor ink) 1.4 cents per page

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Superior
Print quality: Grayscale photo Fair
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 23.4   ppm
Print speed rating: Text Very Good
Print speed: Grayscale photo 4.9   ppm
Print speed rating: Grayscale photo Good