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Brother DCP 135

alaTest has collected and analyzed 282 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the reliability and design. The usability and performance are also appreciated. Opinions are divided on the print quality. There are some less positive views about the paper handling and noise.

value for money, performance, usability, design, reliability

noise, paper handling

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Brother DCP 135 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 282 reviews)

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Brother DCP 135

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 30 user reviews of Brother DCP 135 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 2.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Printers on Amazon.co.uk.

value for money, performance, usability, design, build quality

40% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Brother DCP-135C Compact Colour Inkjet Multifunction Printer

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Brother DCP-135C review

 

Matthew Richards tests the Brother, which aims to be all things to all people

Easy to use ; Card reader ; Reasonable ink costs

Print quality quite poor across the board ; Slow photo printing

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Brother DCP-135C review

 

Brother is best known for its business printers, and this inexpensive MFP's features are well suited to home-office users.

The DCP-135C is very cheap for an MFP, and did well in our colour-document printing and document-scanning tests. However, it's one of the slowest printers in the group when printing text, and it's expensive to run.

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Brother DCP-135C

 

The Brother DCP-135C is an all-in-one device that features a colour inkjet printer, flatbed digital copier and scanner, and a USB memory drive.

Outlook Once we got it up and running, the DCP-135C turned in some fairly impressive prints. Photos look just like they came from a photo lab -- to the untrained eye -- and black text looked absolutely fine, even for professional use. In short, the...

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Brother Redesigned : Brother DCP-135C

 

Put together a scanner, printer and copy facilities with a make-over and you have a new multifunction device from Brother.

Brother has recently redesigned its range of colour inkjet machines. Comprising of ten multi-function models, these machines provide a range of features aimed at different sections of the marketplace. Acting in the role of the entry level model is...

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Brother DCP135 Printer / Scanner / Copier

 

Above all big brands in the market, this brand is what I chose for printer as it met my budget and purpose for printing quality photo images, scanning any documents and a copier as well. The printer comes with a power cable, manual, photo quality

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Brother DCP-135C

 

overall this printer has been really good, the picture quality (not very vivid) the speed everything

good quality,multifunction

it wasted alot of ink especially this machine keep cleaning itself and those ink quite expensive

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Brother DCP-135C

 

I just bought this printer after looking at a few low cost models. I was absolutely thrilled with the quality of printing and scanning and its ease of use. The stand-alone copying capability is fantastic too. Oh and did I mention the price!

Printing and scanning quality, stand alone photocopying, replacement toner cost

Now all I need is built in networking capability and I'd be in heaven

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Brother DCP-135C

 

Cheap, economical to run.Bit quirky to set up.Running well,gets the work done.

Good functions ; Economical

USB Port location

Consumer review by:

Brother DCP-135C

 

Great value overall.

quiet, many built-in functions, cost effective, good printing quality

Slow photo printing, slow usb reading, lousy software, unable to print cd label (will cause paper jam), troublesome paper tray

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Brother DCP-135C

 

can this thing work on windows 98? please reply

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Product Specifications

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:0.9in/5.6in
Height:0.8in
Weight:12.7oz/12oz
Width:5.4in

Header

Compatibility:PC
Manufacturer:Buffalo Technology
Model:DVSM-P58U2/B/Portable MultiDrive DVD
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Buffalo

Miscellaneous

Color:Black/White
Vista Certification:Works with Windows Vista

Optical Storage

Read Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
Rewrite Speed:24x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)
Type:DVD
Write Speed:24x (CD) / 8x (DVD

Optical Storage (2nd)

Type: None

Service & Support

Type:2 years warranty

Storage

Drive Type:DVD writer
Enclosure Type:External
Interface:Hi-Speed USB
Product Type:DVD
Type:Disk drive

Storage Controller

Type: None

Storage Removable

Type: None

Storage Removable (2nd)

Type: None

System Requirements

OS Required:Microsoft Windows Vista / Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 / Microsoft Windows XP SP2 or later

Video Output

Type: None