SOLVED: Black & White Laser Desktop Laser Printer Price Comparison & Total Cost of Ownership TCO

Below is a total cost of ownership evaluation of black and white, desktop laser printers, with network connectivity. This analysis could easily be used as a template for other color printers, inkjet printers… I did not want All-in-One’s because of the complexity they add.  Even though color laser printers have dramatically dropped in price, I did not want them either because of the handling cost of colour. Remember that the number one cost of a corporate…

SOLVED: How to Evaluate Desktop Printers

Here is my ‘Desktop Color Printer Evaluation’ in Excel format.  You can use it as a template for evaluating other printer products.  It covers obvious items like printer cost and pages per minutes as well as less obvious but very important criteria like second paper tray cost and memory. In the end all most of my clients care about is pages per minute and total cost of ownership. My evaluation was restricted to printers with: Duplexing…