Don't-Miss Multifunction printer Stories

Canon Pixma MX350 Offers Good Features for the Price, but Ink Costs Are High

Higher-than-average ink costs mar an otherwise versatile and affordable MFP.

Canon Pixma MX340 Inkjet MFP Fits a Low-Price, Low-Volume Lifestyle

Speed and print quality are decent, but the pricey black ink limits this unit to low-volume home use.

Canon Pixma MX870: Well-Balanced Multifunction Printer Performs Well, Offers Inexpensive Ink

This well-balanced MFP offers excellent output, good performance, and low ink costs, making it a good match for a small office or a busy family.

Kodak ESP 7250 Inkjet Multifunction Printer: Easy and Fun, but Not Fast

Kodak continues to shine with photos prints and low ink costs, but this unit's plain-paper output is a bit on the light side.

HP Officejet 4500 Wireless All-In-One Offers Print/Copy/Scan/Fax for Cheap, but It’s Slow

You get a little bit of a lot of features with this entry-level MFP, including Wi-Fi. Unfortunately, the unit is very slow, and only its high-yield black ink is a good deal.

Kodak's ESP 3250 Uses Cheap Ink, Prints Great Photos--Slowly

This inexpensive, light-duty MFP excels at printing on photo paper and is easy to use, but its print quality and performance are otherwise unremarkable.

Kodak ESP 5250's Wi-Fi Connectivity Is Nice for the Price

The 5250's wireless functionality is a nice touch, but the MFP itself is slow and minimally featured otherwise.

Canon Pixma MP560 Wireless Photo All-in-One Offers Cheap Ink and Plentiful Features for the Price

For a reasonable price, you get automatic duplexing and dual 150-sheet input trays, but the trade-off is mediocre print speed.

HP Photosmart Plus Prints Great-Looking Output Quickly and Cheaply

A good bargain, the Photosmart Plus offers impressive speed and print quality for the price, plus Wi-Fi.

Epson Artisan 810 Has Speed and Features Galore, but Output Quality Is Disappointing

This speedy MFP comes loaded, but it should have better overall print quality for the price.

HP Printer Connects Directly to the Web

HP's Photosmart Premium TouchSmart Web All-in-One Printer can print news stories and directions directly from Web sites, but the execution could use more polish.

Lexmark's Platinum Pro905 Printer is Suitable for a Small Office

This color inkjet multifunction printer is a competent small-office device that can can access and view Web-based applications on its LCD.

Lexmark Platinum Pro905 All-in-One Printer

Web capabilities and generous features make the Pro905 MFP worth considering for a small office, although it’s average in other respects.