Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Lexmark S315

alaTest has collected and analyzed 59 reviews of Lexmark S315. The average rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Opinions about the multifunction and design are generally positive. The performance and price are also appreciated. Opinions are divided on the reliability, and many are negative about the noise.

usability, price, performance, design, multifunction


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Lexmark S315 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 59 reviews)

2 expert reviews

User Reviews  

Showing 58 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews


Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 58 of 58 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (1)

Consumer review ( review summary for Lexmark S315


alaTest has collected and analyzed 52 user reviews of Lexmark S315 from The average user rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Printers on Reviewers really like the multifunction and design. The performance and price are also appreciated, but some have doubts about the reliability and noise.

usability, price, performance, design, multifunction

noise, reliability

52% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Lexmark S315 Wireless Inkjet All-in-One PrinterLexmark S315 Wireless Inkjet All-in-One Printer

Apr, 2018

Expert review by : PC Magazine (

Lexmark Impact S315


The Lexmark Impact S315 is a basic, relatively compact budget 3-function (print, copy, scan) multifunction printer (MFP). It is a very minor upgrade to the Lexmark Impact S305 , adding some changes to software and firmware. The S315 has a paper...

Mar, 2012

Consumer review (

The Best I have Ever Bought


I looked at all kinds of printers on line for a while and came across this one that caught my eye. When I bought it and hooked it up to my network to print documents from my laptop and my PC at home, it was the best decision I made. The color how it...

Oct, 2012

Consumer review (

Good Printer


A good, solid product, easy set-up and good quality printing.

Oct, 2012

Consumer review (

Excellent purchase


I bought this printer for my grand-daughter to use, so I wanted simple and efficient use. It does everything as claimed without any fuss.

Apr, 2012

Consumer review (

Great Printer


Really easy to setup. Been needing a printer for a while, and for $69 you cant go wrong with this. Setup wirelessly on network with ease. Can even print from my android cell phone instantly so that is also a plus. Not sure about the ink yet, but so far...

None yet

Feb, 2012

Consumer review (

Good printer


Worked right out of the box , wireless set-up was a little bit of a hassle , rest of the set-up was quick and easy.

Easy to Use, Meets Expectations

Feb, 2012

Product Specifications


Certification:3GP, AVI, FLV, H.264, MOV, MP4, MPEG, MPG, TS
Energy Star certified: Yes


Copier resize:25 - 400
Copy speed (black, draft, A4):25
Copy speed (color, draft, A4):21
Copy speed (US Letter, color, normal):21
Maximum copy resolution:1200 x 1200
Time to first copy (black, normal):17
Time to first copy (color, normal):18


Color of product:Black


Built-in display:Y
Color display:Y
Display Diagonal:2.4

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240 / 100-240
Average power consumption while copying:16
Average power consumption while printing:30
Average power consumption while scanning:11
Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:100 - 240
Power consumption (typical):25

Input Capacity

Maximum input capacity:100
Standard input capacity:100


Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi:No / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g / 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):8 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:8 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):16 - 32
Operating temperature range (T-T):16 - 32

Other Features

All-in-One Functions:Copy, Print, Scan
Color all-in-one functions:Copy, Print, Scan
Color faxing: No
Color scanning: Yes
Connectivity Technology:Wired & Wireless
Country of origin:China
Dimensions (WxDxH):16.8 x 14.4 x 10.6 / 19.3 x 15.6 x 11
Duplex (double-sided): Yes
Duplex printing: Yes
Package dimensions (WxDxH):19.3 x 15.6 x 11
Power supply:25
Resizing: Yes
Scanner integrated: Yes
Wireless technologies:Wired & Wireless
Wireless Technology:Wi-Fi

Output Capacity

Maximum output capacity:25
Standard output capacity:25

Paper Handling

Borderless printing media sizes:2L, 4x6, 4x8, 5x7, 10x15, 13x18, A4, A5, A6, B5, Hagaki card, L, Legal, Letter
Envelopes sizes:6 3/4, 7 3/4, 9, 10, B5, B6, C5, C6, DL / 6 3/4, 9, B5, C5, C6, DL
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A2, A4, A5, A6 / A4, A5, A6
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Maximum print area:100 x 150 mm / A4 / Letter (216 x 297 mm)
Maximum print size:100 x 150 mm / A4 / Letter (216 x 297 mm)
Non-ISO print media sizes:2L, Chokei 3, Chokei 4, Chokei 40, Kakugata 3, Kakugata 4, Kakugata 5, Kakugata 6, L / 2L, L
Photo paper sizes:4x6,4x8,5x7 / 5x7
Standard tray media types:Banner, Card stock, Envelopes, Iron-On Transfers, Photo paper, Plain paper, Transparencies / Banner, Card stock, Envelopes, Photo paper, Plain paper, Transparencies / Card stock, Envelopes, Heavy paper, Iron-On Transfers, Matte paper, Photo paper, Plain paper, Transparencies


Built-in processor: Yes
Copying:Colour copying
Digital sender:N
Duplex functions:Print
Maximum duty cycle:7000
Number of print cartridges:4
Print technology:Inkjet / Laser / Thermal Inkjet
Printing:Colour printing
Printing colors:Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Processor frequency:330
Recommended duty cycle:100 - 500 / 500
Scanning:Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

Direct printing: Yes
PictBridge: Yes
Standard interfaces:USB 2.0, Wireless LAN


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240 / 100-240
Power consumption (average operating):25
Power consumption (copying):16
Power consumption (printing):30
Power consumption (scanning):11


Duplex print speed (Black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):10
Duplex print speed (color, normal quality, A4/US Letter):6
Maximum Resolution:4800 x 1200
Print quality (color, normal quality):4800 x 1200
Print resolution (black, normal quality):2400 x 1200
Print resolution (color, normal quality):4800 x 1200
Print speed (black, draft quality, A4/US Letter):35
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):35
Print speed (color, draft quality, A4/US Letter):30
Print speed (color, normal quality, A4/US Letter):30
Print speed (ISO/IEC 24734) color:6
Print speed (ISO/IEC 24734) mono:10
Standard printer languages:PCL 5c, PCL 6, PostScript 3


Input color depth:48
Input colour depth:48
Maximum scan area:8.5 x 11.7 / A4 / Letter (216 x 297)
Optical scanning resolution:1200 x 1200
Scan technology:CIS
Scan type:Flatbed
Scanner Type:Flatbed


Linux operating systems supported: Yes
Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion / Yes
Server operating systems supported:Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 x64, Windows Server 2008
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Home Premium x64, Windows Vista Ultimate, Windows Vista Ultimate x64, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64 / Yes

Sound Emission

Copying noise level:44
Noise level (idle):16
Print noise level:45
Printing noise level:45
Scanning noise level:29


Card reader integrated: No
Internal memory:256
Maximum internal memory:256
Maximum memory:256

System Requirements

Mac compatibility: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Package depth:15.6
Package height:11
Package weight:19.7
Package width:19.3
Weight:15.4 / 245.9