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OKI B8300 Series

OKI B8300 Series
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May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 reviews of OKI B8300 Series. The average rating for this product is 2.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. People are impressed by the performance, but the usability and reliability get critical reviews.


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On average, users rate this product 55/100.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of OKI B8300 Series from The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Printers on There are some critical reviews about the usability and reliability.

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This summary is based on the products: Okidata B8300N Digital Monochrome Laser 45PPM PrinterOkidata B8300N Digital Monochrome Laser 45PPM Printer

May, 2018

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Oki Data B8300n


This high-speed printer comes with a high price.

Jan, 2003

Expert review by : Dan Littman (

Oki Data OKI B8300N DIGITAL MONO LASER P 45PPM (Okidata-62418201)


Oki Data's fast system offers plenty of options, oversize printing, and high productivity--but the price is steep.

Jan, 2003

Product Specifications

The OKI B8300n digital mono printer is the durable, high-speed network printer designed to power up your productivity - even under demanding conditions. Network-ready out of the box, the B8300n has 10/100 Base-TX Ethernet connectivity, providing top data transfer rates. Combine that with 45 ppm print speed, advanced performance features, and outstanding finishing options - and you have a proven, powerful solution for your workgroup printing. Business correspondence, proposals, spreadsheets and complex graphics print quickly and smoothly with crisp, clear 600 x 600 dpi resolution on a wide variety of business media including tabloid/A3, letter/legal, overhead transparencies, envelopes, index and label stock. Fully loaded with paper-handling options, the B8300n has a 3, 000-sheet paper capacity - and gives you flexibility to construct practically any combination of stock that you need in a document: letterhead, spreadsheet, envelopes, card inserts


Energy Star certified: Yes


Stand-by LED: Yes

Dimensions & Weight


Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):75
Power consumption (typical):1850

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Compatible products:В8300


Compatibility:Mac / PC/PC
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:OKI B

Input Capacity

Input capacity (tray 2):500
Maximum input capacity:1500 / 2000
Multi-Purpose Tray capacity:500
Standard input capacity:500


Flash memory:8
Hard Drive Capacity:7.5
Internal memory:32
Maximum internal memory:288
Maximum memory:288


Type: None


Network ready: Yes
Type:Print server

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 60
Operating relative humidity range:20 - 60
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 30 / 20 - 60
Operating temperature range (T-T):10 - 30 / 20 - 60

Other Features

Capacity cartridge:27000
Compatible operating systems:-Windows 95, 88, 98SE, ME, NT4, 2000, XP.\n-MacOS 8.5.1 / Windows 95, 88, 98SE, ME, NT4, 2000, XP MacOS 8.5.1 / Windows 95, 88, 98SE, ME, NT4, 2000, XP, MacOS 8.5.1 and above
Emulations:PCL5e, PCL6, PostScript 3
EP-cartridge:100.000 pages
Fonts included:PCL 45, PS - 136
Mac compatibility: Yes
Networking features:10/10BaseTX / 10/10BaseTX Ethernet
Non-operating relative humidity (non-condensing):20 - 60 / 20 - 90
Paper dimensions:A4
Power Requirements:220-240V AC, 50/60Hz +-2%
Recommended operating temperature range (T-T):10 - 30
Toner cartridge:27,000 pages

Output Capacity

Maximum output capacity:400
Standard output capacity:400

Paper Handling

Envelopes sizes:C5
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A3, A4, A5
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B4, B5
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A3
Maximum print area:A3 (297 x 420 mm)
Maximum print size:A3 (297 x 420 mm)
Media weight (tray 1):60 - 205 gsm / 60-205gsm
Non-ISO print media sizes:Executive / Executive, Legal, Letter


Built-in processor:64bit RISC / Yes
Processor:64bit RISC
Processor frequency:200
Processor model:64bit RISC


Power consumption (standby):75
Power consumption (typical):1850

Print Technology

Color: No
Duplex printing: Yes
Economical printing: Yes
Maximum duty cycle:200000
Maximum Resolution:1200 x 1200 / 600 x 1200
Print technology:Laser
Standard printer languages:PostScript 3


Connectivity Technology:Wired
Interface:Ethernet 10/100Base-TX / Parallel
Language Simulation:PCL 5E / PCL 6 / PostScript 3
Max H-Resolution B/W:600dpi
Max Media Size (Standard):A3 (11.7 in x 16.5 in) / Ledger B Size (11 in x 17 in)
Max Printing Speed (ppm):45ppm
Max V-Resolution B/W:600dpi
Media Path Type:Curved
Media Type:Cards / Envelopes / Index cards / Labels / Plain paper / Transparencies/Cards / Envelopes / Labels / Plain paper / Transparencies
Monthly Duty Cycle Range (Printer Class):100,000 pages and more
Output Type:Monochrome
PostScript Support:Standard
Total Media Capacity:500sheets
Type:Workgroup printer


Print speed (black, normal quality, A3):20
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):45
Time to first page (black, normal):5
Warm-up time:80


Installed Size:32MB
Max Supported Size:288MB


Type: None

Sound Emission

Powersave acoustic emission:5
Print noise level:68
Printing noise level:68
Standby acoustic emission:50

System Requirements

OS Required:Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP / Microsoft Windows 95/98 / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0

Weight & Dimensions

Dimensions (WxDxH):16.9 x 21.7 x 18.5 / 25.7 x 22.3 x 23.3