Don't-Miss Printer Stories
Although the WorkForce 60 offers the speed, features, and cheap inks that a small office needs, it falls a bit short in print quality.
A simple design and low ink costs make the ESP C310 a better choice for basic home use than other MFPs in its price range.
If you're in the market for a printer, pay less attention to its raw speed and more attention to how much it'll cost you to run.
The included color scanning feature distinguishes this basic small-office monochrome laser, but its toner costs are higher than average.
A sturdy, no-nonsense paper-pusher for a busy office, the B710dn prints quickly and has very affordable toner.
Everything needed for wide-format work is here (even cheap inks), helping to offset the dreary default print quality and flimsy-feeling trays.
Fax is nice on such a basic MFP, but pricey black ink makes the MX360 fit for only low-volume use.
Fax capabilities come cheaply in the MX420, but meager paper handling and costly black ink limit this model to low-volume use.
You needn't sacrifice performance for style: This MFP gives you full print/copy/scan/fax capabilities in a glossy package.
Designed for mobile-printing convenience, the Officejet 100 provides impressive print quality. It’s slow, however, and inks are expensive.
Small office users get perks aplenty with this unit: Speedy text printing, automatic duplexing, and budget-friendly inks.