Review of the Ricoh Aficio SP311SFNw!

Product facts and review.

Ricoh Aficio SP311SFNw black and white Multifunctional printer review.

Review date: 19 February 2018

We will go over some of the important details in this review and offer some comparisons to other printers on the market..

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Printer Overview

The Aficio SP311SFNw is a black and white laser printer from Ricoh, offering good quality black and white output. It is a good performer providing quality multifunctional prints with decent speeds .

Size comparison of the RicohAficio SP311SFNw vs. other printers in our database

Features

Printing:

Scanning:

Faxing:

Copying:

This MFP comes with: printing, scanning, faxing and copying functionality as standard.

The Ricoh Aficio SP311SFNw sports a touch screen panel for easily printing and adjusting print settings and performing other useful tasks.

Printing

The Aficio SP311SFNw has decent mono printing, with a print resolution of 600 x 600 DPI. There is an enhanced resolution function that also enables you to print at an even higher quality - should the need arise - although the print speed is a fair bit slower.

Offering A4 print speeds of up to 28 pages per minute, this printer is excellent for everyday printing. Although it will struggle to complete medium-large print jobs in a reasonable timeframe. Duplex printing function allows you to print on both sides of a page, saving you money and reducing the environmental impact. This printer also offers a time-to-first-page of 8 seconds meaning individual print jobs are completed efficiently.

Extra print features for this device include: Barcodes, Envelope printing and Printing on transparent material

Print speed comparison of the RicohAficio SP311SFNw vs. other printers in our database

Networking

The Aficio SP311SFNw comes ready to connect to a computer network. Allowing multiple users and devices to share this printer between them.. This printer comes with an ethernet port as standard.

This printer can communicate over TCP-IP and IPP

Key Specification

Printer type: Multifunctional printer

Printer technology: Laser

Colour printing: B & W

Width: 405 mm

Height: 390 mm

Depth: 382 mm

Weight: 17.5 kg

System memory: 128 Mb

Hard Drive Capacity: 0 Gb

Print resolution: 600 x 600 DPI

Summary

We review all printers in comparison with each other - meaning that 1 star indicates that a printer is in the bottom 20% for that attribute or function. When shopping for a printer, you should keep the star rating in mind and compare it to the prices being offered - low rated printers, at cheap prices can be the perfect choice. Conversely, when thinking of purchasing an expensive printer - ensure that it is highly rated, or it is simply not worth paying extra for.

Printing: 1 out of 5 Stars

Paper handling: 1.3 out of 5 Stars

Networking: 4 out of 5 Stars

Performance: 1 out of 5 Stars

General: 1 out of 5 Stars

Overall score 1 out of 5 stars.

About Ricoh

The Ricoh Company, Ltdis a Japanese multinational imaging and electronics company. It was founded by the RIKEN zaibatsu on 6 February 1936.

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