• Great text and good graphics output
  • Dark color scans
  • Good speed


  • Pricey toner

At A Glance

This workgroup MFP offers good speed and print quality, but its positive attributes are overshadowed by expensive toner.

Manufacturer’s Description

The right solution for today's pace of business. Your busy workteam needs a value-packed color device that gets the job done with the rare combination of outstanding print quality, unparalleled simplicity, and day-in, day-out dependability. Introducing the Phaser 6500 and WorkCentre 6505.

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The Specs

Part Number 6505/DN
Operating System Compatibility
  • Linux
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 635753624588
Scanner Type Flatbed
Cost Per Page
Plain Text Page (Highest yield vendor ink) 3.5 cents per page


PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Superior
Print quality: Color photo Good
Scan quality: Text Very Good
Scan quality: Color photo Good
Scan quality: Line art Very Good
Copy quality Superior
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 15.1   ppm
Print speed rating: Text Very Good
Print speed: Color photo 2.0   ppm
Print speed rating: Color photo Good
Copy speed 3.1   ppm
Copy speed rating Fair

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