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    Basically as the title says, anyone got any ideas? Only gonna be used for work.
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    look for ones that use cheap ink, much more important over time than the cost of the printer
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    Make sure you get a laser printer. Brother HL-2030 monolaser, b/w printer, super fast and ink lasts for a lifetime. Stay well away from ink jet printers and don't be fooled by how cheap they are, the cartridges will rip you and they run out too quick.
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    HP photosmart C4780

    its all in one....ink is cheap as **** and lasts ages

    got printer for £50....so cheap-ish as printers go.....
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    (Original post by Peace0fM1nd)
    Make sure you get a laser printer. Brother HL-2030 monolaser, b/w printer, super fast and ink lasts for a lifetime. Stay well away from ink jet printers and don't be fooled by how cheap they are, the cartridges will rip you and they run out too quick.
    Hmm fair enough, then again can't you get those non-official ink cartridges?
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    Epson's usually good, this one?

    Ink's relatively cheap too:
    http://shop.ink.co.uk/shop/subcatego...isitid=&refid=
    http://www.buytech.co.uk/ink_search_...-Stylus-Series
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    Hmm fair enough, then again can't you get those non-official ink cartridges?
    stay away from inkjet! laser prinet will cost ~£150 tops for a decent, heavy duty like Brother. Toner ~£80, replacement every 1.5years (heavy user), drum ~£80 relaced once in 3rd year of service. Plus the print quality looks and feels good.

    Whereas, inkjet printer will cost ~£30, ink will need to be replaced at least every month for the equivlant printing to above and costs around ~£10-15 maybe less now. the printing itself can be sluggish and personally the finish looks and feels tacky - plus the ink has a tendency to smudge. even though its cheaper initially, its more expensive in the long-run and the quality is far less to the laser.

    either way, let us know which printer you get.
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    weve got a photosmart printer forget which one (at differant house at the mo)

    ink lasted 6 months with pretty heavey printing at times but mostly midium seperate cartrages so if you run out of yellow just replase the yellow all in 1 wifi inside it replaseable printer head so if it gets too bunged up can be replased with new one 2 years ago cost £70 but prolly gone down now ink is also pretty expensive but as i said will last ages and you can replase 1 cartrage at a time also differant sized cartrages too small etc also photo quality is amazing and theres a small draw for small photos
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    http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B...=hotukdeals-21

    just gonna put that out there.

    its basically a 150quid printer down to 52 quid on amazon. go quick though, im guessing when theyre gone, theyre gone
 
 
 
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