Don't-Miss Printer Stories

Kodak Pic Flick for iPhone

Despite some limitations, this app from Eastman Kodak makes it easy to produce quality color photo prints from your iOS device -- if you have a supported printer or digital photo frame.

Epson Artisan 835

A wealth of features make this unit nearly as well suited for family or home office users as it is for photo enthusiasts.

Dell 1250c

This color LED printer's low purchase price is tempting, but its extremely high toner costs are off-putting.

Lexmark Impact S305

It’s nice that such an inexpensive MFP includes Wi-Fi, but only low-volume users could tolerate the expensive inks.

Samsung CLP-670ND Color Laser Prints Quickly but Not Cheaply

This color laser printer is a solid performer with nice output, but its consumables can be expensive.


Samsung CLX-6220FX

Small workgroups will like this color multifunction's features and print quality, which balance out its middling performance and toner costs.

Posterino 2.0.1

Posterino is perhaps the easiest way to create a stunning, poster-size collage of your favorite photos.

Canon Pixma iP4820

A solid choice for home and student users, the iP4820 provides appealing speed and print quality.

HP LaserJet Pro P1606dn

A small office or home office will like the speed and automatic duplexing, but the trade-off is pricey toner.

HP LaserJet Pro P1102w

This laser printer looks like a bargain, but its pricey toner makes it good only for low-volume use.

HelTweetica for iPad

It might lack the polish of other Twitter clients, but this iPad app puts the core features of the microblogging service front and center, while making other new and unique tools quickly accessible.

HP Photosmart e-All-in-One

This home-oriented multifunction printer offers good speed and print quality plus access to some fun Web apps, but its pricey inks and skimpy paper-handling options are disappointments.

Canon Pixma MG5220

Fast and capable, the MG5220 is a good match for a family or a home office with basic scanning needs.