Review of the Samsung SLM2885FW!

Product facts and review.

Samsung SLM2885FW black and white Multifunctional printer review.

Review date: 19 February 2018

Welcome, we are reviewing the Samsung SLM2885FW printer. A black and white Multifunctional printer from Samsung.

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Printer Overview

The SLM2885FW is a black and white laser multifunctional printer from Samsung, offering good quality black and white output. It is a good performer providing quality multifunctional prints with decent speeds and lots of useful features

It's an economically performing MFP, aimed at low volume workloads in a home office or for personal use. We think it is best suited for small home offices with very light printing needs,

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

The Samsung SLM2885FW sports a touch screen panel for printing and adjusting settings with ease and performing other useful tasks.


The SLM2885FW provides good mono printing, that's more than good enough for business uses, with a print resolution of false 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. This printer also offers a time-to-first-page of 8.5 seconds meaning individual print jobs are completed efficiently.

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

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The SLM2885FW 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.

Key Specification

Printer type: Multifunctional printer

Printer technology: Laser

Colour printing: B & W

Width: 401 mm

Height: 367 mm

Depth: 362 mm

Weight: 11.3 kg

System memory: 128 Mb

Hard Drive Capacity: 0 Gb

Print resolution: false DPI


A note about our scores: our scoring system is comparative.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: 1 out of 5 Stars

Performance: 1 out of 5 Stars

General: 1 out of 5 Stars

Overall score 1 out of 5 stars.

About Samsung

Samsung has long been a major manufacturer of electronic components such as lithium-ion batteries, semiconductors, chips, flash memory and hard drive devices. Samsung is moving in to the printer sector.

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