The Epson Expression Home XP-430 combines reliable do-it-all multifunction printing and a space-saving design at an ultra-affordable price.
If you only have $100 to spend on a multifunction inkjet printer for the office, you'll have a hard time finding a faster performer with ink refills as cheap as the Brother MFC-J470DW.
Samsung's first digital photo printer is a sight to see as it runs the paper in and out of its innards. The spectacle is matched by the product, as the finished pictures look amazing. This is a printer that can be operated by anyone, and as long as you're not printing out masses of photos, it's an economical way to keep updating that photo album
The Canon MG2150's strength is the high quality of its output. However, compared to the only slightly more expensive MG3150 it's a very basic model, so we don’t think it represents great value for money.
For such an affordable colour laser printer, the Brother HL-4140CN offers impressive print quality and isn't too expensive to run in the long term. It's a sensible option for those who need a fast colour printer for their home office.
It's fairly expensive to buy and its running costs aren’t cheap, but the Canon MG8250 prints superb quality text, graphics and photos at a rapid pace.
HP's Officejet 6500A Plus is easy to recommend. Despite its low price tag, it offers loads of great features, delivers excellent printed results and is cheap to run. The only minor downside is that duplex printing is a little sluggish.
Don't be fooled by its small stature: the Epson Expression Home XP-420 all-in-one inkjet printer forges ahead of the competition with its compact footprint, cloud connectivity options and its ability to print high-quality snapshots directly from an Android phone or iPhone.
The Brother HL-2240 may not be big on features, but this budget monochrome laser impresses with its crisp text output and reasonable running costs.
Cloud access, Wi-Fi connectivity, and an external USB port in addition to the company's mobile printing app make the Epson WorkForce WF-2540 a good fit for smaller work-groups and start-ups with moderate printing needs.
The HP Photosmart 7520 earns its "all-in-one" moniker and adds cloud printing, remote accessibility, wireless connectivity, and app downloads to its list of features for busy households and small offices.
The Samsung ML-3310ND mono laser printer is a speedy performer, producing good prints at a low cost. The control panel is fiddly, though, and network configuration may bamboozle those of a less technical bent.
The Epson Stylus SX425W multi-function, colour inkjet printer is slow, and its print quality isn't always great. But it offers loads of features for a very low asking price and impresses with its cheap running costs.
The pocketable Bluetooth printer is paired with a powerful app that lets you print videos and GIFs that come to life when viewed through your iPhone.
Brother's DCP-J725DW is one of the faster multifunction models around and also boasts low running costs. But its print quality for both text and photos lags behind its rivals.
An attractive, low-profile all-in-one printer, the Epson Stylus Photo PX710W is an excellent choice for photographers after a device that will also handle their regular home printing. It's a best-of-all-worlds machine that largely carries off the ambitious task of excelling in every field
The ML-1865W is a very compact printer, but nevertheless it's easy to setup and use, produces good quality printouts at a rapid speed and is also economical to run.
The Brother MFC-J430W delivers printed pages at a speedy pace and is easy to set up and use. However, its print quality just isn't as good as what you'll get from rival models at a similar price.