The Samsung ML-2525W monochrome laser printer doesn't pack in extra features, but delivers worthwhile improvements over previous generations in output speed and quality. We highly recommend this wireless workhorse if you refuse to sacrifice quality for affordability.
Workgroup printer - Laser - Monochrome, Wireless, Wired, 24 ppm, 802.11g, USB, 802.11b, Ethernet 10/100Base-TX, 14.2 in x 15.3 in x 7.8 instars
The Samsung ML-1630 can't claim to be the best value among $200 mono laser printers--the competition offers faster print speeds and more features--but the ML-1630's aesthetic appeal is undeniable.
Personal printer - Laser - Laser - Monochrome - Monochrome, Letter A Size (8.5 in x 11 in) ANSI A (Letter) (216 x 279 mm), Wired, 16 ppm, 17 ppm, USB, 13.1 in x 14.8 in x 4.8 inCNET editors' rating: stars
The tiny Samsung CLP-300 color laser printer is a good bargain for those with very basic print needs. If you need more from your printer, you'll have to spend a little more money.
Personal printer - Laser - Laser - Color - Color, A4 (8.25 in x 11.7 in) Legal (216 x 356 mm), Legal (8.5 in x 14 in) A4 (210 x 297 mm), Wired, 16 ppm, 17 ppm, 4 ppm, 2400 dpi x 600 dpi 2400 x 600 dpi, USB, 15.4 in x 13.5 in x 10.4 instars
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Samsung showed off its 2011 monitor lineup and I definitely came away impressed. From movies, to gaming, to professional needs and business, Samsung is swinging a large swath in a very wide arc, but based on my time with its offerings, I can say it is not slipping on quality.
Inkjet printers are all well and good, but if you mostly print black-and-white documents, nothing beats a laser.
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