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Oki B430DN

Oki B430DN
alaScore 81

48 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 48 reviews of Oki B430DN. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Views about the size and design are on the whole positive. The reliability and price also get good views, but there are some less positive opinions about the usability and noise.

performance, price, reliability, design, size

noise, usability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Oki B430DN is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Okidata laser printers are great because you replace the toner and drum separately (unlike all the other brands that make you do it at the same time). This is important because the drum lasts much longer than the toner and this really saves a lot of...

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Amanda was great with getting me the products that I ordered quickly. I needed to replace my printer at work and I found the OkiB430d. This printer is quick and prints great. I was a little shocked how quickly I received my items because at check out...

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Overall, this product is a great product once I got it to work. It took me almost 5 hours to configure the printer in Mac OS 10.6. Although the computer detected the printer in system preference, the default configuration "Print Using: B430(PS)" will...

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Oki B430dn


Very fast and economical

Bad ozone smell when printing so position near a window

May, 2009

Product Specifications

The B400 Series of digital monochrome printers from OKI printing solutions will give you more choices, so you never have to settle for ordinary performance again. If you're looking to improve the productivity and lower the operating costs of your business, the B400 Series offers all of that and more. For starters, the four models in the B400 Series deliver up to 30 ppm, with the first page printing in as little as 5.5 seconds. They produce output in black & white that's clear and crisp, using a two-piece consumables system for long-lasting performance and a low cost of operation. All B400 Series printers come with duplex printing standard, leading to fewer user interventions. They have a standard paper capacity of 250 sheets and can be outfitted with an optional 530-sheet 2nd paper tray. In terms of durability and reliability, B400 Series printers are tough - with a monthly duty cycle as high as 70,000 pages. Fit for any work environment - B400 Series printers, with their compact size, fit just about any work space.


Energy Star certified: Yes


Power LED: Yes
Stand-by LED: Yes

Dimensions & Weight


Energy Management

Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:230
Power consumption (PowerSave):7
Power consumption (typical):450

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Compatibility:Mac / PC/PC / Mac
Country Kits:Canada / United States
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:OKI B

Input Capacity

Maximum input capacity:830
Multi-Purpose Tray capacity:50
Standard input capacity:250 / 300


Internal memory:64
Maximum internal memory:288 / 320
Maximum memory:288 / 320


Microsoft Certification:Works with Windows Vista
Vista Certification:Works with Windows Vista


Type: None


Ethernet LAN:N / Y
Ethernet LAN connection:No / Yes
Management protocols:SMTP
Network ready:No / Yes
Supported network protocols (IPv4):TCP/IP:-ARP, IPv4/v6, TCPv4, ICMPv4/v6, UDPv4/v6, LPR, FTP, TELNET, HTTP(IPP), BOOTP, DHCP, AutoIP, SNMP, DNS, uPnP, Bonjour, WINS, Windows Rally(WSD-Print, LLTD), SLP, JetDirect protocols. Netware 3.x, 4.x, 5.x, and 6 with full NDS and NDPS support:- QServer over IP and IPX, R-Printer, N-Printer, NCP, SPX, IPX, SAP, RIP, Ethertalk:- ELAP, AARP, DDP, AEP, NBP, ZIP, RTMP, ATP, PAP, NetBEUI: SMB, NetBIOS
Type:None/Print server
Wi-Fi: No

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 32
Operating temperature range (T-T):10 - 32
Storage relative humidity (H-H):10 - 90
Storage relative humidity range:10 - 90
Storage temperature (T-T):-10 - 43
Storage temperature range (T-T):-10 - 43

Other Features

Capacity cartridge:3500
Compatible operating systems:Windows 2000 / XP / XP x64 / Server 2003 / Server 2003 x64 / Vista (32-bit) / Vista (64-bit) / UNIX / Linux;\nMac OS X PowerPC 10.2.8 + / OS X Intel 10.4.4 + / Windows Vista/Vista x64, XP Home Edition/Professional/x64 Edition, 2003 Server/x64 Edition, Enterprise Server/x64 Edition, Data Center Server/x64 Edition, 2000 Workstation/Professional/ Server/Advanced Server (SP4); Mac OS X 10.3
Emulations:PCL5e, PCL6, Epson FX, IBM ProPrinter, PostScript3 / PostScript 3; PCL 5e, PCL 6; IBM ProPrinter III XL; Epson FX
Fonts included:87 PCL, 136 PostScript
Mac compatibility: Yes
Networking features:10/100BaseTx / Fast Ethernet / OkiLAN 10/100 Base-TX Ethernet
Power consumption (active):450
Power Requirements:230 VAC, 50 - 60Hz
Standard media sizes:3.4" x 5.5" - 8.5" x 14"

Output Capacity

Standard output capacity:150

Paper Handling

Envelopes sizes:9, 10, C5, C6, DL / C5, C6, DL
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A5 / A4, A5, A6
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5
JIS B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Maximum print area:Legal (216 x 356 mm)
Maximum print size:Legal (216 x 356 mm)
Media weight (tray 1):60 - 120 gsm / 60 - 120gsm
Multi-Purpose Tray media weight:60 - 163
Non-ISO print media sizes:Executive, Legal, Letter / Executive, Legal, Letter, Statement / Legal, Letter
Standard tray media types:Envelopes / Envelopes, Plain paper / Envelopes, Plain paper, Recycled paper
Standard tray media weight:60 - 120 / 60 - 163


Built-in processor: Yes
Linux operating systems supported: Yes
Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.2 Jaguar, Mac OS X 10.3 Panther, Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger
Processor:405 / PowerPC405
Processor family:PowerPC
Processor frequency:297
Processor model:405 / PowerPC405
Server operating systems supported:Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 x64, Windows Server 2008
Windows operating systems supported:iPad, Samsung tablets, Other tablets, iPhone, Samsung phones, Other smartphones

Ports & interfaces

Standard interfaces:Ethernet, Parallel, USB 2.0 / Parallel, USB 2.0
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:230
Power consumption (PowerSave):7
Power consumption (typical):450

Print Technology

Color:No / Yes
Duplex printing: Yes
Maximum duty cycle:50000 / 70000
Maximum Resolution:1200 x 1200
Number of print cartridges:1
Print technology:Laser
Standard printer languages:Epson FX, IBM ProPrinter, PCL 5e, PCL 6, PostScript 3 / PCL 5e, PCL 6, PostScript 3


Connectivity Technology:Wired
Duplex Printout:Duplex
Interface:Ethernet 10/100Base-TX / Parallel / USB/Parallel / USB / Ethernet 10/100Base-TX/Parallel / USB
Language Simulation:EPSON FX / IBM ProPrinter III XL / PCL 5E / PCL 6 / PostScript 3/PCL 5E / PostScript 3 / EPSON FX / IBM ProPrinter III XL
Max H-Resolution B/W:1200dpi
Max Media Size (Standard):A4 (8.25 in x 11.7 in) / Legal (8.5 in x 14 in)/Legal (8.5 in x 14 in)
Max Printing Speed (ppm):30ppm
Max V-Resolution B/W:1200dpi
Media Path Type:Curved / Straight
Media Type:Bond paper / Envelopes / Plain paper / Proofing paper / Water resistant paper/Envelopes / Plain paper / Bond paper / Water resistant paper / Proofing paper
Monthly Duty Cycle Range (Printer Class):50,000 - 99,999 pages
Output Type:Monochrome
PostScript Support:Standard
Total Media Capacity:300sheets
Type:Workgroup printer


Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):28 / 30
Time to first page (black, normal):5.5
Warm-up time:25


Installed Size:64MB
Max Supported Size:320MB


Type: None

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty /2 years warranty

Sound Emission

Print noise level:53
Printing noise level:53
Standby acoustic emission:30

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS X 10.0.3 or later / Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP4 or later / Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional / Microsoft Windows 2000 Server / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Datacenter Edition / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Datacenter x64 Edition / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise x64 Edition / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition / Microsoft Windows Vista / Microsoft Windows Vista (64-bit versions) / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional / Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition/Apple MacOS X 10.3 or later / Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP4 or later / Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP4 or later / Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP4 or later / Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 or later / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Datacenter Edition / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Datacenter x64 Edition / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterp

Weight & Dimensions

Dimensions (WxDxH):10.6 x 14.5 x 15.6 / 14.5 x 15.6 x 10.6
Weight:23.8 / 24.3 / 381