• Cheap ink
  • Fast performance
  • Prints on specially coated CD/DVD media


  • Text and graphics printed on plain paper look faded

At A Glance

Home users with light printing needs will like everything about this MFP except its lackluster quality on plain paper.

Manufacturer’s Description

Print, scan or copy in black-and-white and color with this all-in-one printer that features PictBridge compatibility for printing directly from compatible digital cameras. Print borderless photos up to 8.5 x 11-inch for good results.

Manufacturer’s Website

Artisan 725

The Specs

Part Number C11CA74201
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 10343877016
Ports and Connections
Wireless connection Yes
Media Handling
Other media supported CD/DVD
Storage Media
SD card SD Card
Memory stick Memory Stick PRO Duo
Scanner Type Flatbed
Platform Support
Printer languages supported GDI/Host-based
Cost Per Page
Plain Text Page (Highest yield vendor ink) 3.3 cents per page


PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Good
Print quality: Color photo Very Good
Scan quality: Text Very Good
Scan quality: Color photo Very Good
Scan quality: Line art Fair
Copy quality Good
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 7.4   ppm
Print speed rating: Text Very Good
Print speed: Color photo 3.0   ppm
Print speed rating: Color photo Superior
Copy speed 4.9   ppm
Copy speed rating Very Good