• Inexpensive toner; easy control panel
  • Automatic duplexer included


  • Slow text speed; rough graphics quality
  • Low standard paper capacity

At A Glance

Haggle hard with the dealer on this basic unit, which has supercheap toner but sluggish speed.

The Specs

Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Macintosh OS
  • Linux
Ports and Connections
USB Host Adapter Yes
PictBridge No
USB 2.0 Yes
Serial Port No
Parallel Port 0
USB 1.1 Yes
Memory size 128.0 MB
Memory max 1.152 GB
Maximum Power Draw (watts) 532.0 watts
Standby Power Draw (watts) 7.0 watts
Fax page memory capacity 0.0
Width 14.8 inches
Depth 15.5 inches
Height 10.5 inches
Weight 26.5 pounds
Media Handling
Standard Number of Input Trays 2.0
Standard Input Sheet Capacity 250
Manual Feed Slot 1.0
Automatic Duplexer Standard
Max Input Trays 4.0
Maximum Paper Height 14.0
Monochrome horizontal optical resolution 1200 x 1200 dpi
Platform Support
Printer languages supported PCL6
Postcript Type Standard Emulation


PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Superior
Print quality: Color photo n/a
Print quality: Grayscale photo Fair
Copy quality n/a
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 27.6   ppm
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 10.1
Color Output Quality Poor
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 13.17
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 12.05
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 10.5
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 28.27
Overall Scan Quality n/a
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
One-Page Webpage (secs) 10.86
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 5.0
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 13.67
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 5.9
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 7.0
Line Art Output Quality Fair