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Dell B 1160

alaTest has collected and analyzed 125 reviews of Dell B 1160. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the design and size. The price and usability also get good reviews. Some have doubts about the noise and reliability.

performance, usability, price, size, design

reliability, noise

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Dell B 1160 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Dell B 1160

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 21 user reviews of Dell B 1160 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Printers on Amazon.co.uk. Reviews about the print quality and performance are on the whole positive. The price and usability also get good views.

usability, price, performance, print quality

95% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Dell B1160W 21ppm Mono Laser Printer with Wireless ConnectivityDell B1160 21ppm Mono Laser Printer

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Amazon.com review summary for Dell B 1160

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 24 user reviews of Dell B 1160 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.5/5 for other Printers on Amazon.com. Views about the design and performance are on the whole positive. The size and price also get good feedback. Many are critical about the noise.

usability, price, size, performance, design

noise

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

This summary is based on the product: Dell B1160 Laser Printer - Monochrome - 600 x 600 dpi Print - Plain Paper Print - Desktop

GOOD FOR GAMING!

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Dell B1160w Mono Laser Printer

 

Visit a U.S. supermarket in summer, and you may well see two kinds of watermelons for sale: the ordinary, enormous kind, alongside small, round versions dubbed, amusingly, "personal watermelons." Those one-man melons always give us a grin—if only for...

Low price ; Fast print speeds ; Good output quality ; Easy to set up and use ; Nearly portable

Slightly high per-page toner cost ; Subpar image printing

One of the smallest lasers available, this low-cost printer delivers top-notch quality, but its per-page cost makes it suitable only for light printing needs.

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Dell B1160w Review: No Hassle Ultra Compact Laser

 

Check out our exclusive full review of the brand new Dell B1160w, a monochrome laser printer offering an ultra compact footprint and economical price point targeted at small office, home office customers.

Low initial cost ; All-in-One toner piece ; Energy efficient

Limited functionality ; Manual duplexing

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Dell B1160w

 

Read our review to find out more about the Dell B1160w, which can print up to 21ppm.

The Dell B1160w can print up to 21ppm

It does not print in color

If you need a simple home office printer with plenty of print speed, the Dell B1160w might be worth some consideration.

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Dell B1160w

 

A low price, plenty of features and great print quality – a worthy award-winner

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Dell B1160 Laser Printer

 

The price of laser printers has fallen dramatically in the last couple of years, and Dell's B1160 is one of the most compact and affordable models we've seen so far.

Fast; compact; affordable

Running costs are higher than an inkjet printer

Colour inkjet printers are more versatile than mono lasers, and will still the best option for many people. However, the B1160 is a good option for small businesses and home workers who need a fast, mono printer for producing letters and reports on a...

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Dell B1160 Laser Printer review

 

A fast, affordable mono laser for home workers and small businesses

Fast, compact and affordable mono laser printer

Running costs are higher than an inkjet printer

Colour inkjet printers are more versatile than mono lasers, and will still the best option for many people. However, the B1160 is a good option for small businesses and home workers who need a fast, mono printer for producing letters and reports on a...

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Excellent

 

In Ubuntu, you have to install the Dell unified printer driver to get this thing to work. I read forum posts saying it was incompatible with Ubuntu which is nonsense, it works flawlessly with the 3rd party drivers installed. Compact, nice looking...

Simple, reliable, cheap, extremely fast

None that I can tell

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Great product for the price

 

Just plugged it in and is working since without any problem.

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Fast and Efficent

 

Exactly what our office needed. Single color and Laser.

Doesn't Jam, Good Value, Easy to Use, Fast, Quality, Easy to Set Up, Performance

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Broke Down- Awful Printer!

 

I bought this printer for my college dorm room- it seemed like a great option, considering it was small, not pricey and met my needs (I mean, who needs to print color and scan in college? For those needs I just planned to find printers and scanners...

Easy to Use, Easy to Set Up

Pricey/Poor Value, Jams Easily, Quality, Performance, Slow, doesn't last long

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