HP Laserjet® 2300L Printer Review
HP Laserjet 2300 is a new class of laserjet printers launched by HP in the market. Laserjet 2300L is the basic model of this printer series. It uses new technologies like instant on-fuser which prints the first page within 10 seconds. It has a print speed of 220 ppm, and a greater processor speed of 266 MHz. It can handle an input of maximum 850 sheets and can output upto 250 sheets, which is high if compared to its ancestors. It can print upto 45 sheets per minute, compared to other normal printers available in the market. It can quickly process complex files. It secures confidential and business-critical data. It has a built-in networking facility.
HP Laserjet 2300L Printer is suitable for all kinds of users. It can meet the simple operational need of a home user and the complex needs of business offices. The input media capacity can also be increased to meet the needs of the user namely the corporate offices. Since it can handle a large amount of paper and can perform double side printing in no time, it is also suitable for small firms and retail shops.
HP Laserjet 2300L Printer is highly productive with great performance rate. It has a fast processor, and provision for expanding RAM which helps in increasing the turnout for professionally rendered documents. It provides an awesome print quality of 1200x1200. It uses HP ProRes 1200, HP FastRes 1200 and HP Ultraprecise toner which produce high quality print outputs. It can have a maximum of 3 paper trays and can hold sufficient amount of paper. Duplex printing option is also available, and hence paper can be saved. The maximum memory supported by this printer is 288 GB which helps in temporarily holding sufficient amount of data. Various useful softwares like Microsoft Windows Installer, Macintosh Installer, HP PCL 5e and HP PCL 6, PostScript 3 emulation, PostScript Printer Description files, Printer Dialog Extensions, HP LaserJet Utility comes installed with it and hence you do not have to get and install them separately.
FIVE –Â Priority based Paper Tray
It has a standard 250 sheet paper tray that includes a 100 sheet priority feed slot, and a single sheet, straight through bypass slot. The 100 sheet priority tray is used to print media types such as custom letterhead wherein the big single sheet slot is used for heavy weight paper types to prevent bending or warping of paper.
FOUR –Â Memory Expansion
Normally the board memory is 64 MB, but three industry standard 100 pin DIMM slots are left open and can be used for memory expansion upto a total of 304 MB. For standard text, the included memory is sufficient. But for high quality print mode for imagery, extra memory upgrade is required to prevent the slow speed and performance of the printer.
It has a high speed of printing 25 pages per minute and only takes 10 seconds for the first page to be out. HP LaserJet 2300 series is a competitor for speed. Yet, even more impressive, is its ability to print quickly and accurately to a maximum resolution of 1200 x 1200 dots per inch. There is an option for other resolutions, such as 300 dots per inch. It uses HP's ImageREt Resolution Enhancement Technology to enhance pixel placement, and for buffering up the edges.
It is durable even with a workload of 50,000 imprinted pages per month. HP provides a warranty of one year limited replacement policy, including a year of web and Internet based technical service through web and Internet. HP has a long history of providing the best service for its products. Thus, this increases the durability of the printer, in the case of a small office or home user.
It is more precise if compared to its contemporaries because of the inkjet and impact style printers. Due to the use of this technology, a clear and quality print of an image can be taken out, without leaving any smallest trail of ink, and that too in large numbers. This helps in increasing the productivity ratio of the printer. It is highly efficient when it comes to energy management and the overhead involved in operating it.
HP Laserjet 2300L Printer helps in ensuring quality printing of documents and also provides security to confidential and classified documents involved in a corporate environment. Provision for memory expansion, power saving and energy efficiency makes it one of the best printers in the market