The Lexmark C530DN is a great tool for personal use or for use in a small business. It is both a laser and colour printer that can produce a monthly duty cycle of 65,000 pages. In black and white, the C530DN printer is able to print up to 24 pages per minute in a maximum resolution of 1,200 x 1,200 dpi. For colour prints, this printer can produce up to 22 pages per minute in a maximum resolution of 1,200 x 1,200 dpi. This printer also uses 4800 Colour Quality to enhance images and reproduce colours and, in addition, the C530DN uses a 375 MHz processor and 128 MB of RAM to quickly handle print information.
The C530DN has a unique curvy body that has a two-tone paint scheme. It is slightly bigger than your average printer with dimensions of 43.94 cm in width, 51.30 cm in depth, and 50.54 cm in height with a weight of 25.9 kilograms, so it isn't the easiest printer to move around. This printer has a 350-page media capacity and uses two media feeders to deliver paper.
A great advantage to this printer is its memory expansion slot. With this, you can upgrade your memory up to 640 MB of RAM to improve performance. Duplex printing is another great feature that is available in the Lexmark C530DN, a feature that will help you save paper. This printer also give you the ability to print on everything from cards and labels to plain paper and transparencies. One of the best features, however, is that the printer can also be used as a print server and can be connected to your computer using a USB connection or an Ethernet cable. Thoughtful design makes access to the Lexmark C530DN toner both quick and easy, so replacing the cartridge isn't a problem.
This printer does have some disadvantages. For example, the Lexmark C530DN does not come with a scanner or a copier. The LCD screen also does not have a back light which can make viewing difficult. Printed documents can also become unaligned due to minor flaws in the printer's paper feeding system. However, the Lexmark C530DN is a high-grade printer that may be worth these minor imperfections due to its speed and photo quality. Although you have to buy separate colours of Lexmark C530DN toner, it is available at a reduced rate on Cartridge Save.