Dell® 5110CN printer review
The Dell 5110CN printer has dimensions of 16.9X22.8X19.6 and weighs 71.4 lbs. The Dell 5110CN printer is a powerful, networked, professional quality color and black and white laser printer designed for workgroups in a networked, high volume printing environment. The Dell 5110CN printer also comes with 400 MHz processor and 128 MB RAM which can be upgraded to 1152 MB. A standard 10/100 BaseT Ethernet can be used to link the workgroup to the printer.
The Dell 5110CN is designed for small or medium office with high-volume printing needs. It has the paper capacity to handle busy environments, with a 500-page main drawer. It also has a 150-sheet multipurpose tray for loading alternate sizes or types of media. Optional paper drawers can be added, with capacities of 500 or 1,000 sheets, resulting in a printer capable of meeting the demand for very high volumes of printing.
The Dell 5110CN is a laser printer and a high quality professional device at the same time. It is suitable for high volume printing needs. This printer has an excellent monthly duty cycle of about 95000 pages. It has a memory of 128 MB which can be upgraded to a maximum of 1.25GB. There is also the facility for duplex printing which saves time that would be otherwise spent manually turning the pages. It is also equipped with a built-in LCD with instructions as to how to handle the printer. It makes it easier for the users to operate the Dell 5110CN printer.
- FIVE – Printing speed and quality
The Dell 5110CN printer can be used to print high-quality and laser-quality prints which have a professional touch. It exhibits a very high printing speed. It can print up to 40 pages per minute in black and white and up to 35 pages per minute in color. In this printer the color graphics are enhanced and the printed text obtained will be very crispy and vivid. It can print up to a maximum resolution of 600X600 dpi.
- FOUR – Paper handling capacity
The Dell 5110CN has a very high paper holding capacity. Its monthly duty cycle aptly depicts this. It has a duty cycle of about 95000 pages per month. It has output trays which can hold up to 250 sheets and the maximum media capacity of this laser printer is 2150 sheets. It can auto-load up to a maximum of 650 sheets of A4 size, A5 size, envelopes, cards, transparencies, labels, etc. It is also equipped with a multi-purpose tray of capacity 150 sheets.
- THREE – Color track management tool
The Dell 5110CN printer can be easily configured with parallel, standard Ethernet, and USB 2.0 ports. It is also provided with complete management tools meant for cost effective printing. There is a unique feature seen in Dell printers which is the Color Track management tool. This tool makes it possible to administrate the usage for both color access and print volumes for work groups or an individual. This facility for monitoring the settings of this printer makes it very cost effective in reducing the usage of toners.
- TWO – Durability
While selecting a printer, be it for home or business, every one demands that it should be one that will provide good service and dependability for a long time. The user will require the printer to be sturdy and durable. The Dell 5110CN printer offers sufficient endurance.
- ONE – Compact size
The Dell 5110CN has a very compact size which is the result of improved technology and the peripherals progressively have become smaller. Considering the production command from this printer that has a footprint of only 16.9in x 22.8 in x 19.6 in (429mm x 580mm x 497mm), it leaves room for adding additional machines.
In the business world it is necessary to have office equipment that can stand up to the stress of high volume printing. The Dell 5110CN is just that, and delivers smooth, crisp and professional quality prints at an excellent speed.