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Brother DCP145C

alaTest has collected and analyzed 49 reviews of Brother DCP145C. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. People are impressed by the reliability and design. The price and performance also get good opinions, but there are some mixed reviews about the size. The paper handling and noise get negative views.

usability, performance, price, design, reliability

durability, noise, paper handling

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Brother DCP145C is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 user reviews of Brother DCP145C from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Printers on Views about the multifunction and print quality are overall positive. The performance and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas reviews are divided on the durability.

usability, price, performance, print quality, multifunction

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Brother DCP-145C Colour (A4) All-in-One (Print/Copy/Scan) Base Model 32MB 27ppm (M) 22ppm (C) 100 Sheets (max) no ADFBrother DCP-145C Colour (A4) All-in-One (Print/Copy/Scan) Base Model 32MB 27ppm (M) 22ppm (C) 100 Sheets (max) no ADF

Jun, 2017

Expert review by: Vincent Oliver (

Brother DCP-145C


Review of the Brother DCP-145C printer

Print quality, separate ink cartridges, features and LCD menus

Flimsy front feed paper tray, can't handle heavy photo media, scan quality

Using Ilford Galerie Smooth High Gloss Media the prints were nothing short of superb. The scanner, on the other hand, was not up to the same high standard. Scans were soft when compared to the other three units. Having said that, looking at the prints...

Mar, 2009

Consumer review by: lei (

Brother DCP-145C Multifunction Printer


I've been using Personal Computers for 10 years and I have been upgrading it when latest always arise, its more convenient for me to have my own because I used to make paper works, documents, editing pictures and doing my children's project or...

Feb, 2010

Consumer review by: dan4snow (

Wakes you up in the middle of the night


It's an alright printer, basic and reliable. BUT its woken me up twice now in the middle of the night with its automatic cleaning. Very basic printing quality. Windows program is very basic as well. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .


Cheap looking Windows program. Wakes you up in the middle of the night with its automatic cleaning cycle. Expensive cartridges

Nov, 2013

Consumer review by: LAkshmi_NArayana (

very good for home printing if gone with the compatible refillable cartridges


I got in an offer for INR. 2200/- (M.R.P. INR 4500/-) In early i have took lots of print outs and then took poster size photos of my family for hanging around in the house, they look amazing. and finally the ink cartridges are empty. then i looked out...

reliable and easy to use

OEM cartridges which aren't refillable are very costly

May, 2011

Product Specifications

Energy Management

Power consumption (average operating):15

Paper Handling

Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4


Digital sender: No
Faxing: No