[svlug] reliable, linux-friendly workhorse laser printer?

Bill Ward bill at wards.net
Tue Nov 23 11:36:08 PST 2010

I've been extremely happy with the cheap Samsung printer I bought at Frys
years ago for $60 or so.

The toner cartridges are around $90 retail, but you can get recycled / off
brand ones for a third of that.  But you don't have to replace them very
often compared to inkjets.

On Tue, Nov 23, 2010 at 11:28 AM, Eric De Mund <ead-svlug at ixian.com> wrote:

> All,
> Hello. I'm in the market for a linux-friendly (a la openprinting.org)
> laser printer that's both very reliable/workhorsey and has reasonably
> priced replacement toner cartridges. I figured folks here might have
> experience with such printers. After too many years, I'm throwing in the
> towel on my HP PSC 2350 all-in-one inkjet printer; the print cartridges
> are just too problematical and too expensive.
> I haven't settled on whether I'm looking for both a monochrome and a
> color laser printer (to keep cost down) or merely a color laser printer,
> but the requirements are the same. I don't want the thing to have a ca-
> tastrophic problem two years down the road/one month out of warranty.
> I'm looking to spend below $200, and don't particularly need the thing
> to have a network interface. Any recommendations? Any anti-recommenda-
> tions?
> Thanks,
> Eric
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