The Dell colour laser printer 3000cn is a workgroup printer that can print in both colour and black & white. This printer is able to print up to 25 pages per minute in black and white, while in colour it is able to print up to 5 pages per minute. In addition, this printer can produce a maximum resolution of 600 x 600 dpi and uses 2400 IQ to enhance images. This printer also employs a 300 MHz processor and 64 MB of RAM to handle incoming print jobs. This printer can also produce a monthly duty cycle of 45,000 pages.
This printer is a space-saver and does not require much room. It only requires 42.41 cm in width, 41.91 cm in depth, and 43.18 cm in height to be placed somewhere. The Dell 3000cn sits heavily at a weight of 23.99 kilograms and comes with a built-in LCD screen that displays status and print information. This printer is also designed to print on various medias such as plain paper, cards, coated paper, labels, envelopes, and transparencies. It is also equipped with a single automatic feeder that is capable of holding 150 sheets when full. Access to the Dell 3000cn toner cartridge bay is easy, making replacing quick and easy for users.
One of the advantages of the Dell 3000cn is it can be used as a print server for computers in a network. This printer's memory can also be upgraded by using the memory expansion slot that is available. It will allow you to upgrade RAM to 576 MB and will improve speed. This printer only uses 340 watts of energy during operation. During standby, this printer is able to reduce its electricity needs down to 82 watts. A full range of Dell 3000cn toner is available from Cartridge Save at reduced pricing, helping to further reduce your cost of running.
This printer does not come with a scanner or copier, which is one of its biggest disadvantages. Another disadvantage is its speed during colour printing. This printer is also very loud during standby and creates a sound emission level of 40 decibels, but it is even louder during operation at a noise level of 63 decibels. If you are using Linux or have a Mac, you will need to consider another printer since the Dell 3000cn cannot be installed on these operating systems.