Samsung® CLP-550N colour laser printer
Samsung CLP-550N colour laser printer includes may features. Duplex printing is the latest feature in it, which is not common in other printers of same segment. LCD screen has extensive display which will help you modify the settings easily. Sound level less than 50 dBa is a good level for this printer. Simple design and the paper capacity is an added merit for this printer.
Many of us want printer to work hard even when the load is high. This Samsung CLP-550N colour laser printer is an extensive printer and its duty cycle of 35000 pages per month makes it work smoothly during high load. If you want a printer with reasonable speeds and at attractive price then this printer is a good choice.
The Samsung CLP-550N colour laser printer is a high performing printer. Operational Cost is not high for this laser printer. Cost of A4 5% of black page is 1.84p and cost for 20% color page is 7.70 p. This is a rather quite printer. Noise level is 56 dBA. Duplex printing is a specialty of this printer. The two-sided printing can save lot of cost in paper. Media supported by this printer are cards, transparencies, envelopes, labels and plain paper. Maximum media size is 8.5*14 in. It has large media capacity of 350 sheets. Suitable extensions media can increase capacity to 850 sheets. Monthly duty cycle is high at 35000 pages. Control Panel has LCD screen, which provides easy navigation through the various settings.
- FIVE – Control Panel
It has an excellent navigation tool. The screen has layout options, paper handling options, color calibration, PostScript3, and PCL 6 font lists. These tools help in managing print options and you can print what is on the screen effectively. Diagrammatic representation of printer is very helpful. Nicely placed LED alert you of paper jams and empty paper trays.
- FOUR – Drivers
Drivers for Samsung CLP-550N colour laser printer contain many features. It is easy to use. You can have settings for paper size, layout, scale, resolution, and watermarks. Color Calibration features like contrast, saturation, tone tuning can be configured. You can make adjustments to tone curve by tweaking gamma correction and brightness and contrast of light and dark tones. You will enjoy all the extra settings this printer has.
- THREE – Print Quality
Quality of print by Samsung CLP-550N colour laser printer is widely appreciated. Clarity of prints is there in text and graphics. Printings are crisp even of very thin rules and character swashes. In business graphics area, solid color are smooth with no banding. Photo printing quality is also good. Maximum resolution for B&W and Color is 1200x1200 dpi.
- TWO – General Features
Printer supports overlays and watermarks. Duplex printing is an economical feature. Duplex Printing took just under 2.5 minutes. Noise level is under 50dBa. Printing cost is at reasonable level. For black prints, it is 1.84p per 5% page. Whereas for color prints, it is 7.70p per 20% page. It has ample paper capacity, which should please heavy use customers.
- ONE – Specification
Maximum paper size is A4. Print head and carriage resolution are 1200. Maximum memory is 64 MB. Sheet feed capacity is 250x80g/m2 + 100x80 g/m2. Around 35000 black pages per month rating. Connection types are USB 2, parallel, and Ethernet option. Dimensions are 510x467x405mm. Its weight is 38.5 kg.
Samsung CLP 550N printer has a good input capacity and a built-in duplexer. For a small office, this printer is a good choice.