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Dell B1160w

Dell B1160w


A low price, plenty of features and great print quality – a worthy award-winner

Review Date: 28 May 2013

Price when reviewed: £48

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Overall Rating
5 stars out of 6

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Oki B401d


Dell B1160w
Part Code B401d B1160w
Review Date 24 May 2013 28 May 2013
Price ex VAT £56 £48
Price inc VAT £67 £58
Performance 5 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6
Features & Design 5 stars out of 6 4 stars out of 6
Value for Money 5 stars out of 6 5 stars out of 6
Speed rating 6
Basic Specifications
Colour? no no
Resolution printer final 1200 x 600dpi 1800 x 600dpi
Rated/quoted print speed 29PPM 20PPM
Maximum paper size A4 A4
Duplex function yes no
Running costs
Cost per A4 mono page 2.2p 3.2p
Cost per A4 colour page N/A
Monthly duty cycle 30,000 pages 10,000 pages
Drum life 25,000 pages
Standard mono toner life 1,500 pages
High-yield mono toner life 2,500 pages N/A
Standard colour toner life N/A
High-yield colour toner life N/A
Supplied mono toner life 700 pages
Supplied colour toner life N/A
Power and noise
Dimensions 387 x 364 x 245mm (WDH) 331 x 215 x 178mm (WDH)
Performance tests
Mono print speed (measured) 31.6ppm 18.8ppm
Colour print speed N/A
Media Handling
Input tray capacity 250 sheets 150 sheets
Output tray capacity 150 sheets 100 sheets
USB connection? yes yes
Ethernet connection? no no
Bluetooth connection? no
PictBridge port? no
Other connections Parallel port
OS Support
Operating system Windows 7 supported? yes yes
Operating system Windows Vista supported? yes yes
Operating system Windows XP supported? yes yes
Operating system Windows 2000 supported? yes yes

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