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Dell B1165NFW

alaTest has collected and analyzed 60 reviews of Dell B1165NFW. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Printers for all reviews. People really like the noise and size. The price and performance also get good feedback. The paper handling and reliability get less positive opinions.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Dell B1165NFW is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 user reviews of Dell B1165NFW from The average user rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other Printers on People are impressed by the multifunction and noise. The price and performance also get good feedback. There are some negative reviews about the reliability.

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60% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Dell B1165NFW Laser Multifunction Printer - Monochrome - Plain Paper Print - Desktop (74M45) -

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: CNET (

The Dell B1165nfw all-in-one printer is a viable partner for the small-office set


As long as you don't mind not being able to print from a USB flash key, the Dell B1165nfw's healthy array of extra features and quick outbound print cycle make it worthwhile for small offices with wireless access.

The Dell B1165nfw is a dutiful monochrome laser printer that can also act as a standalone scanner, copier, and fax machine. It's cloud-ready with native support for Google Cloud Print, Apple AirPrint, and Dell's own mobile Android application

The printer includes a "starter" cartridge with less-than-average capacity, no upgrades exist for the limited paper tray, and there's no media card reader

Jul, 2013

Expert review by: M. David Stone (

Dell B1165nfw Mono Laser Multifunction Printer


Meant as a personal MFP, the Dell B1165nfw Mono Laser Multifunction Printer is capable enough for a micro office with light-duty print needs.

Prints, scans, copies, and faxes. Small size. Automatic document feeder. Ethernet. Wi-Fi. Wi-Fi Direct

Low paper capacity. No duplexer (for two-sided printing), even as an option

One step down in Dell's current line from the Dell B1265dnf Multifunction Mono Laser Printer that I reviewed last year, the Dell B1165nfw Mono Laser Multifunction Printer is Dell's least expensive multifunction printer (MFP) at this writing. It's also...

Jun, 2013

Expert review by: (

Dell B1165nfw Review: A SOHO Standout


Read our full review of the new Dell B1165nfw Mono Laser Multifunction Printer, announced this morning as one of two of the latest additions to Dell's imaging portfolio!

Print quality ; Lifetime fuser guarantee ; Ease of use

Manual duplexing ; No Front side USB port

Jun, 2013

Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (

Dell B1165nfw


Dell's B1165nfw is a neat mono laser MFP, though with a couple of minor shortcomings for day-to-day use.

Easy maintenance, Well-designed controls, Low power for laser

No paper tray cover, Relatively high page cost, Slow Android print

Jul, 2013

Consumer review by: IVPlodge (

"Won't install on Windows 8.1 systems."


The Dell "Easy" wireless setup doesn't work, and the installation disk provided with the unit would not install the drivers on a machine using

Nice compact unit

Installation manual worthless

Oct, 2013