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Brother DCP-197C

alaTest has collected and analyzed 155 reviews of Brother DCP-197C. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Reviews about the print quality and noise are overall positive. The performance and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some less positive opinions about the control panel and paper handling.

usability, price, performance, noise, print quality

size, durability, paper handling, control panel

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Brother DCP-197C is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 155 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Brother DCP-197C

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 58 user reviews of Brother DCP-197C from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Printers on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the reliability and noise. The performance and usability are also appreciated. There are mixed views on the design and size. Many are less positive about the control panel and paper handling.

price, usability, performance, noise, reliability

paper handling, control panel

90% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Brother DCP-197C - multifunction ( printer / copier / scanner ) ( colour )Brother DCP-197C - multifunction ( printer / copier / scanner ) ( colour )

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: Margaret (reevoo.com)

Brother DCP-197C

 

Easto use once I got used to it. I use it mainly for photo's and find it very good.

Have not found any so far

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: Stephen (reevoo.com)

Brother DCP-197C

 

generaly works well

Machine keeps on cleaning itself every time I want to print so this takes up too much time

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Brother DCP-197C

 

Really pleased with the unit - but note it is a replacement for quite an old unit, so bound to be better.

None to speak of !

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: Rob (reevoo.com)

Brother DCP-197C

 

Good quality printer with lower than typical running costs.

A little slow

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: ray (reevoo.com)

Brother DCP-197C

 

the cost of renewing the inks is very reasonable as the printer i had before cost much much more,

nothing to say realy.

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Brother DCP-197C

 

Value for money for homebased needs

none so far

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: Geoff (reevoo.com)

Brother DCP-197C

 

neat, compact easy to use including copier.

paper seems to need re-loading quite frequently.

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Brother DCP-197C

 

Very quiet, very good quality printer. The printing quality is fantastic.

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: MONICA (reevoo.com)

Brother DCP-197C

 

IT'S SMALL COMPACT AND DOES ALL I WANT IT TO, EASY TO LOOAD THE PAPER AND MUCH MORE SIMPLE TO LOAD THE CASSETTS THAN MY PREVIOUS MACHINE.

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: Carol (reevoo.com)

Brother DCP-197C

 

Very easy to change the ink cartridges, quick to install, easy to use. Very pleased with quality of photocopier Reasonably priced.

None that we have encountered.

Feb, 2011

Product Specifications

Paper Handling

Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4

Performance

Copying:Colour
Digital sender: No
Faxing: No
Printing:Colour
Scanning:Colour