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Top 10 Printers For May 2011

One of the equipments that should always be present in an office setup or home computer setup is a printer. There is a variety of printers available in the market to suit the particular needs of the consumers. Printers as time goes by, becomes more and more high tech and more top of the edge when it comes to its printing capabilities, speed of printing and other functions. Here are the top ten printers to check out for the month of May this year.

10. Epson’s Stylus Photo TX710W

This Epson Stylus printer can provide high quality photo and images using Epson’s Claria ink that will ensure your prints with vibrant colors. The printing speed is fast too, printing a 6×4 photo would only take 1 minute and 14 seconds. The only downside of this is the text quality. The text is printed in grey rather than black. The lines look uneven and it will look pale when it is exposed to solid areas.

9. HP Envy 100 e-All-in-One

HP is known for its aluminum-clad laptops. This HP printer, bearing the company’s name will surely amaze its users. The printer can be use outside of the house with ePrint service. Through Wi-Fi or Ethernet, you can print posters or wallpapers with great quality. It’s touch screen and has lots of USB slots.

8. HP Photosmart 3110

This has lots of quality features including network capability and has the best scanner so far. The printer can withstand its intermittent usage and still provide the same quality prints. It’s scanning, printing or copying capabilities, the Photosmart is a super printer that you’ll need.

7. Canon’s Pixma MP620

It has two 150 sheet input trays and output tray that automatically flips open when you print while it’s closed. It can give high quality photos and documents but the printer is not the cheapest. It can print on both sides of the paper and can connect via USB slot, Wi-Fi or Ethernet.

6. HP Laser Jet P1005

This is a tiny, personal laser printer with a great price and great features. Can produce quality prints and documents whether plain text or with images with such speed. The only downside of the unit is its flimsy plastic chassis and it’s a little louder than any other high-end printers available today.

5. Canon’s Pixma MP640

The canon’s home all-in-one unit with superb features, this printer has USB ports, 802.11 bg WLAN, Ethernet and a duplex unit. The ports are recessed so you can fit it against the wall. Printing and scanning is fast and the quality of prints is great too.

4. Canon Pixma MX870

The printer supports Windows 7. It has two sided printing capability, USB and Ethernet connections, 802.11 bg Wi-Fi, full fax capability and memory card slots. If you’re in an office that does printing of documents with little odd images, this will be the best printer for you.

3. Canon Pixma iP4850

A light speed increase was added in this printer with some additional software that makes it superb. It has Full HD Movie Print function. This will enable you to choose a still image from a Powershot camera then print it with such quality. This is still the fastest all-round inkjet on the market.

2. Brother HL- 5240

The cheapest printer among all of the top ten in the list but still provides excellent prints. Brother HL-5240 need to have an upgrade to have an Ethernet connection. It also consumes more power especially when running in full blast.

1. Canon Pixma iP4700

With its lightning speed printing, quality prints and low cost, this is the A lister among the group. It can print on both sides even directly on CDs and it is the only printer here that has a direct printing PictBridge port. It is also quiet when printing making it to be the topnotch in the list.