With the price of printer ink being as high as it is, you want to have a reliable printer that won’t overstep its boundaries in any way. Although the millions of functions most of the high-end printers come equipped with are impressive at first sight, they all come at the cost of using extra ink, which may prove quite costly in the long run.
What you want is a printer that will print out between five to thirty pages per minute while being low maintenance and easy to operate. Compatibility is also an issue when talking about printers but we won’t go into too much detail for the simple reason that the printers we will soon talk about are highly compatible with almost any system. This being said, let us find out what are the ten best home color laser printers on the market at this point in time.
10Brother Printer MFC-J6520DW
This high-end printer is perhaps one of the most affordable in its class, a cost-effectiveness you aren’t likely to experience with any other manufacturer. When we say high-end, we refer to this printer’s capacity to process up to 250 sheets per paper tray thanks to its single sheet bypass tray. We also refer to its wireless printing capability, a feature that allows you to print out almost anything via a mobile device.
9HP Laserjet Pro M452nw Wireless Color Printer
Designed for fast printing above everything else, this particular printer not only turns on faster than most printers out there but it also prints much faster as well. Easy to manage, this printer allows you to configure tasks directly through the device. To ensure that this is done in an efficient manner, it features a 2-line LCD display that is both simple to read and easy to operate.
8Epson WorkForce WF-2650 All-In-One Wireless Color Printer
Although you wouldn’t expect it from a printer in this price range, the WorkForce WF-2650 is not only a printer in the traditional sense but also a scanner, copier, and fax machine at the same time. Powered by a Precision Core system, this printer can put out prints at speeds of 13 ISO ppm (black) and 7.3 ISO ppm (color) with no issues whatsoever. At the same time, it loads paper less often thanks to its 150-sheet capacity.
7Brother HL-3170CDW Digital Color Printer
Due to being equipped with wireless networking capabilities, this printer allows you to print out multiple pages remotely without having to configure the output all that much. Surprisingly fast, this printer is capable of both wireless and automatic two-sided printing at 600 x 2400 dp. Furthermore, it has a 250-sheet capacity paper tray, a tray that is fully adjustable for letter or legal formats.
6Epson Expression Home XP-420 Wireless Color Photo Printer
We are all aware of how difficult it can be sometimes to get a printer up and running, especially when you’re trying to get it working on a PC with an older Operating System. This isn’t the case with the Epson Expression Home XP-420, however, a printer that works with virtually any version of Windows, iOS, or Android. At the same time, it features a large 2.5-inch color LCD display, Hi-Speed USB 2.0 connectivity, Wi-Fi capabilities, and a lot more.
5Brother HL-L2300D Monochrome Laser Printer
The Hl-L2300D Laser Printer from Brother can print up to 27 ppm, thanks mainly to its automatic duplex printing system. It also has a 250-sheet capacity paper tray which might prove very useful in an office environment, even more so when using it at home. This printer also benefits from high-speed USB 2.0 connectivity, a feature that allows you to connect it to almost any device you want.
4Canon PIXMA MX922 Wireless Office All-In-One Printer
This particular printer is seen as one of the most versatile out there and it’s easy to see why. Not only can it print wirelessly thanks to its AirPrint wireless technology but it will do so through Google Cloud as well if you want it to. At the same time, this printer comes with a built-in Auto Duplex printing system that automatically prints on both sides of the page without having to turn it around manually.
3Brother HL-L2340DW Compact Laser Printer
Capable of printing up to 27 pages per minute, Brother HL-L2340DW is among the most efficient laser printers on the market. It also has a 250-sheet paper capacity and high-yield replacement toner cartridges to ensure that you won’t have to fiddle with the machine all that much on a regular basis. Furthermore, this printer is capable of printing via Wi-Fi from almost any type of mobile device.
2Canon imageCLASS LBP6000 Compact Laser Printer
Small yet highly capable, this compact laser printer from Canon is designed to work with almost any device and/or operating system. At the same time, it can print up to 19 pages per minute while its Quick First Print system ensures that you will be able to get a page printed in less than 8 seconds after giving the signal. Also worth mentioning is the fact that despite its compact size, this printer has a 150-sheet front loading paper cassette for greater accessibility.
1Brother Printer MFC-L8850CDW Wireless Color Laser Printer
What can be said about the MFC-L8850CDW from Brother other than the fact that it is one of the most technologically advanced printers on the market at this point in time? You see, MFC-L8850CDW isn’t just a high-end printer but a scanner, a copier, and a fax machine at the same time. Among its many features, we find the possibility to conveniently print up to 32ppm via any?mobile device through a Wi-Fi connection or from a PC/laptop through USB. Not only that but it also features advanced scanning capabilities that allow you to scan information straight from E-mails, different image formats, or local networks.