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On the control panel, Dell separated and clearly labeled the buttons for each function, and the hierarchical menus displayed on the LCD follow logical paths. The mobile world might finally get exciting again in The Dell neither impressed nor disappointed us with its print quality. The Bad Can’t fax or scan over a network; inconvenient for faxing from a PC. Best Printers for Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. By comparison, this score was a little slower than that of the fastest MFP we’ve seen in text printing, the Brother MFP, which printed text at

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These are all among the fastest speeds on our chart. But to send a fax from your PC, you have to use Windows’ fax driver because Dell’s software doesn’t do that. Due to its 1600j, letter-size-only scanner glass, the n takes an attractive, symmetrical form instead of the mushroom profile of other multifunction printers with a legal-size scanner glass.

The n’s printer settings utility on the PC includes a fax address book that synchronizes with fax addresses created on the control panel–a feature we normally consider essential on a multifunction printer.

Visit manufacturer site for details. On the control panel, Dell separated and clearly labeled the buttons for each function, and the hierarchical menus displayed on the LCD follow logical paths. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at fell discretion.

The Bottom Line The Dell n multifunction laser printer mixes single-user and small-office del to one’s complete satisfaction.


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Dell n Specs – CNET

For one thing, the walk-up copy and fax features are easy delll operate, thanks to the control panel and menus. The Dell n, however, was faster at printing graphics than plain text. However, the power cord connecting the ADF to the main unit is permanently attached and a bit too short for the lid to rest comfortably on your desk, so you’ll have to improvise a support.

The grayscale scans were also very good, though not as impressive as the color scans because of a little dullness on the graphical patterns. The Dell n design shows a mix of good ideas and some carelessness.

Print performance On monochrome print tests, the Dell n churned out Over all, the glossy silver and black machine measures 18 inches wide by 16 deep and stands 18 inches high; it weighs a manageable 34 pounds. The Dell can’t do these things. Unfortunately, the Windows fax software won’t read Dell’s clever standalone address book.

The n’s power switch is on the back, where you might have to grope for it. But this product is full of paradoxes. Best Printers for It’s small enough for a crowded home dfll but lacks features an individual user would want.


As for the good and bad design ideas together, you can slip the scanner lid completely out of its hinges and set it aside to make room on the glass for scanning large and odd-size documents, which is a good thing that most multifunction printers equipped with an automatic document feed ADF don’t allow. Dell n By Dan Littman July 20, 8: We delete comments that violate our policywhich we encourage you to read.


In our tests, it not only scanned quickly but also produced nearly the best-quality color scans quality we’ve ever seen, not just among multifunction printers, but among scanners in general. As a result, we quickly got the hang of entering speed-dial addresses–which can include symbols such as apostrophes and ampersands in their names–and reducing two or four originals onto one page n -up copies.

In most multifunction printers, the scanning function is considered secondary and that also goes for the scan quality. Scan and copy performance The printer did very well at scanning. Longer bars indicate better performance.

Dell 1600N MFP Printer

While it performed well in CNET’s tests and impressed us with its overall print 1600m scan quality, most home users won’t need the Ethernet capabilities, and office users probably won’t need the walk-up capabilities, making it hard for us to recommend it for either scenario. We do wish the two-line LCD were backlit, however. Dell’s software shows the split-personality depl of the device.

As with most fax-capable multifunction printers, the control panel is arrayed along a ledge just under the scanner glass. All samples were well inked–not too dark, not too bright.