The Samsung ML-2580n toner printer is be suitable for a small business or a busy office that expects awesome speeds of up to 24 pages per minute. This laser monochrome printer can deliver a print in less than 9 seconds and in a crisp resolution of up to 1,200 dpi by 1,200 dpi. Greyscale reproduction is good on this printer and images show a varying range of grey colours.
This printer is designed to take up a minimal amount of space with dimensions of 36 cm in width, 38.9 cm in depth, and a height of only 19.7 cm. At a weight of only 7.3 kg, the Samsung ML-2580n is easy for even one person to carry. Samsung ML-2580n toner is designed to produce up to 1,500 pages with a standard cartridge and up to 2,500 pages with the high capacity Samsung ML-2580n toner cartridge. This printer is also compatible with multiple operating systems which include Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 2003 Server, Windows 2008 Server, Mac OS X 10.3 to 10.6, and various Linux operating systems. The Samsung ML-2580n also comes with a 250 sheet cassette that is paired with a 80 sheet output bin. In addition, the Samsung ML-2580n uses a cassette-type feeding system that protects media from dust and other particles that could get into the printer.
Manual duplex printing is a key feature of the Samsung ML-2580n. Duplex printing will gives users the ability to print double-sided on papers and will help reduce paper usage. The Samsung ML-2580n also allows printing on plain paper, thin paper, bond paper, punched paper, pre-printed paper, recycled paper, envelopes, transparencies, labels, cards, postcards, thick paper, archive paper, and cotton paper. It also comes with AnyWeb Print software that will allow users to drag content from any web page onto a blank page without the need for resizing or editing.
A drawback to this printer is the amount of noise it makes when it operates. During operation, this printer will produce up to 50 decibels of noise. In standby, the Samsung ML-2580n still produces up to 26 decibels which could be a distraction for some. However, the Samsung ML-2580n is great when it comes to printing and producing quality documents.