Jon L. JacobiFreelance Writer, PCWorld

KODAK ESP Office 2170 All-in-One: Affordable, but Minimal

This inexpensive model for home offices offers bare-bones capabilities and some below-average speeds; its low ink costs are offset by disappointing plain-paper print quality.

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HP LaserJet Pro 100 Color MFP M175nw is slow and limited

These days, color laser multifunction printers don't come at much lower prices than the HP LaserJet Pro 100 Color MFP M175nw.

Xerox WorkCentre 6505/DN offers good speed and print quality

Workgroup multifunction printer offers good speed and print quality, but its positive attributes are overshadowed by expensive toner.

Dell V715w Review: Decent Inkjet MFP With Pricey Supplies

The V715w has good features for a low-volume small or home office, but take care to avoid the very expensive standard-size inks.

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Epson WorkForce 840

There's no skimping on this small-office MFP, which offers speed and paper capacity to spare, plus sharp output and affordable inks.

Epson WorkForce 840 All-in-One Printer Review: Capacity and Cheap Ink

There's no skimping on this small-office MFP, which offers speed and paper capacity to spare, plus sharp output and affordable inks.

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Brother MFC-J6710DW

The Brother MFC-J6710DW printer does wide-format everything.

Canon Pixma MX420

Fax capabilities come cheaply in the MX420, but meager paper handling and costly black ink limit this model to low-volume use.

Canon Pixma MX882

You needn't sacrifice performance for style: This MFP gives you full print/copy/scan/fax capabilities in a glossy package.

Canon Pixma MX360

Fax is nice on such a basic MFP, but pricey black ink makes the MX360 fit for only low-volume use.

HP Officejet 100 Mobile Printer

Designed for mobile-printing convenience, the Officejet 100 provides impressive print quality. It’s slow, however, and inks are expensive.

Epson WorkForce 635

Small office users get perks aplenty with this unit: Speedy text printing, automatic duplexing, and budget-friendly inks.

Netgear N600 Wireless Dual-Band Gigabit Router WNDR3700

This speedy, reliable dual-band router is great to use, although not so great to configure.

Dell V313w

Wireless capabilities come at the low purchase price; but expensive inks, nagging page alignment issues, exorbitant ink costs, and cheap construction make this MFP one to avoid.

Dell 1355cnw color MFP

Best suited for small, low-volume offices, this multifunction printer offers versatile connectivity, but provides limited features and uses expensive toner.