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OKI MB451

alaTest has collected and analyzed 21 reviews of OKI MB451. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Reviews about the reliability and durability are generally positive. The performance and price are also appreciated. There are some less positive opinions about the size.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the OKI MB451 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for OKI MB451

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of OKI MB451 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Printers on Amazon.com. Views about the noise and multifunction are on the whole positive. The performance and durability are also appreciated. There are some mixed views about the reliability.

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86% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Oki Data MB MB451 Wireless Monochrome Printer with Scanner and CopierOki Data MB MB451 Wireless Monochrome Printer with Scanner and Copier

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: M. David Stone (pcmag.com)

OKI MB451w

 

The OKI MB451w offers medium duty-print capability along with scanning, copying, and faxing for a small office.

Prints, copies, scans, faxes. Duplex (two-sided) printing. Duplexing automatic document feeder. Ethernet. Wi-Fi.

Big and heavy for the smaller offices it's meant for.

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Bob (newegg.com)

Great Plan - Poor Execution

 

If you're an IT professional that needs a multi-function machine without a lot of toner capacity, this might be a decent product. For an amateur use, the setup process is a nightmare, and for a professional that does a lot of printing, having to...

This machine has plenty of features, and was on sale for 129.95 when I purchased it. It was a great deal for the price. The print quality is good and the machine seems to work very well and doesn't have problems with jams

The setup process is HORRIBLE for basic users. I'm a techie with plenty of experience building PC's and setting up small networks. It took hours to get this machine set up properly and I had to scour the internet for proper documentation. The...

Sep, 2013

Consumer review by: jwarf (officedepot.com)

Very Disappointed

 

Since I purchased the machine 4 mos ago, I have had such an awful time order ink toner replacements. Everyone is always out of stock including OkiData. Wish I had been informed of this when I purchased product. From month to month, have to ask where...

Quality

toner impossible to purchase

Jul, 2013

Product Specifications

Certificates

Energy Star certified:No / Yes

Copying

Copier resize:25 - 400
Copy speed (normal quality, black, A4):29
Maximum copy resolution:600 x 600
Maximum number of copies:99
Time to first copy (black, normal):11
Time to first copy (color, normal):11

Design

Color of product:Grey / White

Display

Display:LCD
Display Resolution:320 x 128

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:220 - 240
Power consumption (off):0.5 / 18 / 3
Power consumption (PowerSave):14
Power consumption (standby):3 / 80
Power consumption (typical):580

Fax

Fax broadcasting:100
Fax memory:100 / 200
Fax resolution:600 x 600
Fax resolution (black & white):600 x 600
Fax Speed:2
Fax speed dialing (max numbers):100
Fax speed dialing, max numbers:100
Fax transmission speed:2
Group dial:20
Modem Speed:33.6
Standard Memory:4

Input Capacity

Auto document feeder (ADF) input capacity:50
Maximum input capacity:100 / 350
Multi-Purpose Tray capacity:100
Number of standard paper trays:2
Standard input capacity:250 / 400

Networking

Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10, 100
Security algorithms:EAP, SSL/TLS / SSL/TLS
Supported network protocols (IPv6):TCP/IP, SMTP, POP3, HTTP, SNMPv1&v3, DHCP, DNS, LPR, Port9100, BOOTP, ARP, FTP, CIFS, LDAP, SLP, Bonjour. NetWare, EtherTalk, NetBEUI, LLTD
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

All-in-One Functions:Copy, Fax, Print, Scan
Color all-in-one functions:No / Scan
Color faxing: No
Color scanning: No
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Dimensions (WxDxH):16.8 x 16.7 x 17.9 / 17.9 x 16.7 x 16.8 / 17.9 x 16.8 x 16.7
Network ready: Yes
Networking features:Fast Ethernet
Power supply type:AC
Resizing: Yes
Scan file formats:BMP, GIF, JPG, PCX, PDF, PNG, TIFF, XPS
Weight:44.1
Wireless technologies:Wired
Wireless Technology:N

Output Capacity

Standard output capacity:100 / 150 / 350

Paper Handling

Auto Document Feeder (ADF) media weight:60 - 105 / 90 - 105
Duplex media weight:60 - 112 / 60 - 120
Envelopes sizes:10, DL / 9, 10, C5, C6, DL / C5, C6, DL
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A5, A6
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5
ISO C-series sizes (C0...C9):C5, C6
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Maximum print area:A4 (210 x 297 mm) / Legal (216 x 356 mm)
Maximum print size:A4 (210 x 297 mm) / Legal (216 x 356 mm)
Multi-Purpose Tray media weight:60 - 150 / 60 - 160
Standard tray media types:Envelopes / Envelopes, Heavy paper, Plain paper, Recycled paper, Thin paper, Transparencies / Plain Paper
Standard tray media weight:60 - 120

Performance

Copying:Mono copying
Digital sender:N
Duplex functions:Copy, Fax, Print / copy, print / No / Print
Economical printing: Yes
Faxing:Mono faxing
Maximum duty cycle:30000
Print technology:Laser / LED
Printing:Mono printing
Processor frequency:330
Recommended duty cycle:500 - 2000
Scanning:Colour scanning / Mono scanning

Ports & interfaces

Direct printing: Yes
Standard interfaces:Ethernet, RJ-11, USB 2.0 / Ethernet, USB 2.0
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Power consumption (average operating):580
Power consumption (off):0.5 / 18 / 3
Power consumption (PowerSave):14
Power consumption (standby):3 / 80

Printing

Maximum Resolution:2400 x 600 / 600 x 600
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):29
Standard printer languages:Epson FX, PCL 5e, PCL 6, PostScript 3, SIDM / PCL 5Ce, PCL 6, PostScript 3, SIDM
Time to first page (black, normal):5
Warm-up time:60

Scanning

Document formats supported:PDF / PDF, XPS
Gray scale levels:7
Image formats supported:BMP, EMF, GIF, JPG, PCX, PNG, TGA, WMF / BMP, GIF, JPG, PCX, PNG, TGA / JPS, PNG, TGA
Input color depth:48
Input colour depth:48
Maximum scan area:Legal (216 x 356)
Optical scanning resolution:600 x 600
Output color depth:24
Output colour depth:24
Scan speed (black):37.5
Scan speed (color):10
Scan to:CIFS, E-mail, Fax, FTP, USB / CIFS, Fax, FTP, USB / E-mail, E-mail Server, Fax, File, FTP, Image, OCR, USB / E-mail, Fax, FTP, USB
Scan type:Flatbed & ADF
Scanner Type:Flatbed & ADF

Software

Bundled software:Template Manager, OKI LPR
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:2.32 x 2.32 x 2.64 / Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 x64, Windows Server 2008 / Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 x64, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2 / Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows operating systems supported:13.8 x 12.8 x 3.15 / Windows 2000 Professional, Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8, Windows 8 Enterprise, Windows 8 Enterprise x64, Windows 8 Pro, Windows 8 Pro x64, Windows 8 x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Enterprise, Windows Vista Enterprise 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 / Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, 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

Noise level (idle):30 / 38 / 55
Noise level (quiet mode):30
Print noise level:55
Printing noise level:55

Storage

Card reader integrated: No
Internal memory:245 / 256
Maximum internal memory:256
Maximum memory:256
Memory slots:1

System Requirements

Mac compatibility: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:16.7 / 16.8
Height:16.7 / 17.9
Weight:44.1 / 705.5
Width:16.8 / 17.9