Scan and copy performance The printer did very well at scanning. Our text and graphic documents showed good detail and were generally sharp. We delete comments that violate our policy , which we encourage you to read. On the control panel, Dell separated and clearly labeled the buttons for each function, and the hierarchical menus displayed on the LCD follow logical paths. The Dell n, however, was faster at printing graphics than plain text. The built-in Ethernet interface lets the n operate as a shared printer, but when deployed over a network, no one can use its color scanning capability.

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We do wish the two-line LCD were backlit, however. Scan and copy performance The printer did very well at scanning.

In most multifunction printers, the scanning function is considered secondary and that also goes laserjett the scan quality. Bandersnatch is here to cap a twisted The XP “Small-in-One” printer turns in high scores for print quality, a versatile It also copied at about 6. The Dell can’t do these things. But this product is full of paradoxes. The scan image matched the target document perfectly with great color matching and sharp detail.

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Dell also provides PaperPort 9. The Canon MG is a fast, easy-to-use printer with plenty of attractive features All samples were well inked–not too dark, not too bright. The Bad Can’t fax or scan over a network; inconvenient for faxing from a PC. Review summary The Dell n multifunction is a vendor-rated 22ppm monochrome laser printer.


As a result, we quickly got the hang of entering speed-dial addresses–which can include symbols such as apostrophes and ampersands in their names–and reducing two or four originals onto one page n -up copies. Due to its small, letter-size-only scanner glass, the n takes an attractive, symmetrical form instead of the mushroom profile of other multifunction printers with a legal-size scanner glass.

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The Dell n, however, was faster at printing graphics than plain text. HP LaserJet As for the good and bad design ideas together, you can slip the scanner lid completely out of its hinges and set it aside to make room on the glass for scanning large and odd-size documents, which is a good thing that most multifunction printers equipped jfp an automatic document feed ADF don’t allow.

Review Sections Review Specs. However, we also found that the text was sometimes hairy and with slight banding on the graphics. These are all among the fastest speeds on our chart. By comparison, this score was a little slower than that of the fastest MFP we’ve seen in text printing, the Brother MFP, which printed text at However, the power cord connecting the ADF to the main unit is permanently attached and a bit too short for the lid to rest comfortably on your desk, so you’ll have to improvise a support.

And to add memory, you open a door on del left side to expose a memory slot, which avoids disassembling the case and exposing the controller. While it performed well in CNET’s tests and impressed us with its overall print and scan quality, most home users won’t need the Ethernet capabilities, and office users probably won’t need the walk-up capabilities, making it hard for us to recommend it for either scenario.


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The n’s printer settings utility on the PC includes a fax address book that synchronizes with fax addresses created on the control mtp feature we normally consider essential on a multifunction printer. Visit manufacturer site for details.

The Dell n was tested at the factory default settings, which you can adjust to improve the output and performance. However, the network capabilities fall short of some multifunction printers’ we’ve seen that can send and deliver faxes across the network as well as send scans over the network. Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s Our text and graphic documents showed good detail and were generally sharp. As with most fax-capable multifunction printers, the control panel is arrayed along a ledge just under the scanner glass.

In our tests, it not only scanned quickly but also produced nearly the best-quality color scans quality we’ve ever seen, not just among multifunction printers, but among scanners in general.

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