Pros

  • Very fast; easy to use; low-cost toner
  • Automatic duplexing; banner printing

Cons

  • Colors tend to be oversaturated
  • Toner design is awkward to use

At A Glance

Offices will like the speed, features, and low cost; the default color palette is oversaturated.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Lexmark C734DN gives you total confidence in color printing, delivering excellent color quality, fast print speeds and business class reliability to keep up with all your high volume needs. Designed for mid size to large work groups in busy office environments, this printer fits easily on your desktop or in a small workstation and offers a wealth of big business benefits.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.lexmark.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 25C0351
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Linux
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 884420459378

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Superior
Print quality: Color photo Good
Print quality: Grayscale photo Very Good
Copy quality n/a
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 27.6   ppm
Performance
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 12.26
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 14.45
Color Output Quality Very Good
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 17.44
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 27.42
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 28.21
Overall Scan Quality n/a
Sports Action Shot (secs) 27.99
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
One-Page Webpage (secs) 12.51
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 3.4
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 15.08
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 4.9
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 4.4
Line Art Output Quality Very Good