The n’s printer settings utility on the PC includes a fax address book that synchronizes with fax addresses created on the control panel–a feature we normally consider essential on a multifunction printer. In most multifunction printers, the scanning function is considered secondary and that also goes for the scan quality. 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. The Windows installation was a breeze: Review Sections Review Specs. Print performance On monochrome print tests, the Dell n churned out

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The Bad Can’t fax or scan over a network; inconvenient for faxing from a PC. Rell, we also found that the text was sometimes hairy and with slight banding on the graphics. We delete comments that violate our policywhich we encourage you to read.

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The Dell can’t do these things. The grayscale scans were also very good, though not as impressive as the color scans because of a little dullness on the graphical patterns.

The n’s power switch is on the back, where you might have to grope for it. Print performance On monochrome print tests, the Dell n churned out And to add memory, you open a door on the left side to expose a memory slot, which avoids disassembling the case and exposing the controller. Edll to send a fax from your PC, you have to use Windows’ fax driver because Dell’s rell doesn’t do that.


Dell MFP 1600n Multi-function Laser Printer

HP LaserJet Over all, the glossy silver and black machine measures 18 inches wide by 16 deep and stands 18 inches high; it weighs a manageable delp pounds. It combines a page automatic document feeder with a flatbed mffp1600n to function as a walk-up copier and fax machine.

HP LaserJet Good. Despite our reservations about the Dell n’s appropriateness for individual users, we found it useful when attached to a single PC. The XP “Small-in-One” printer turns in high scores for print quality, a versatile But this product is full of paradoxes. The Dell n is different.

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. It’s small enough for a crowded home office but lacks features an individual user would want.

Review Sections Review Specs. Scan and copy performance The printer did very well at scanning. Don’t show this again. When you install the Dell n on an Ethernet network, it activates an embedded Web server that lets you observe the printer’s status in a browser from a remote PC.

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 with an automatic ,fp1600n feed ADF don’t allow. Dell n Sign in to comment Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic.


By comparison, this score was a little slower than that of the fastest MFP we’ve seen in edll printing, the Brother MFP, which printed text at Laser multifunction performance pages per min.

Dell 1600N

The Good Affordable; good print and scan quality; easy to use; includes Ethernet interface. The Canon MG is a fast, easy-to-use printer with plenty of attractive features Dell’s software shows the split-personality nature of the device.

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The mobile world might finally get exciting again in Longer bars sell better performance. 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.

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.