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6 reviews

Apr, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of OKI MB480. The average rating for this product is 2.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews.

On average, users rate this product 47/100.

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Do not buy


The first printer I got would give me an error message about the duplexer being open. I've taken the duplex cover off, reinserted it, checked for tape or anything to pull out nothing so I returned it. Okidata sends me a brand new one, this time I get a...

Pros? None


Apr, 2012

Product Specifications


Copier resize:25 - 400
Copy speed (normal quality, black, A4):28
Maximum copy resolution:600 x 600
Maximum number of copies:99
Time to first copy (black, normal):15


Built-in display:Y

Energy Management

Power consumption (PowerSave):10
Power consumption (standby):100
Power consumption (typical):500


Fax broadcasting:10
Fax memory:200
Fax speed (A4):3
Modem Speed:33.6
Standard Memory:4

Input Capacity

Maximum input capacity:1110 / 530
Multi-Purpose Tray capacity:50
Standard input capacity:530


Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
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 / Copy, Fax, Scan
Color all-in-one functions:Scan / scan, No
Compatible operating systems:Windows 2000(SP4)/XP/Vista\nWindows Server 2003/2008\nMac OS X 10.3.0 - 10.6.1\nUnix/Linux (PostScript)
Dimensions (WxDxH):17 x 20.8 x 17.6
Font styles:87 PCL, 136 PostScript, 1 BMP, OCR-A/B, Epson FX, IBM PPR
Image scaling/enlargement range:25-400 %
Input capacity (tray 2):530
Maximum input capacity (tray 1):530
Modem Type:ITU-T G3 (Super G3)
Network ready: Yes
Networking features:10/100 Base-TX / 10/100BaseTX Ethernet / Fast Ethernet
Power Requirements:230V AC, 50/60Hz / 230VAC +/- 10%, 50/60Hz +/- 2% / 230VAC, 50/60Hz
Standard media sizes:Com-9, Com-10, DL, C5, C6

Output Capacity

Maximum output capacity:150
Standard output capacity:150

Paper Handling

Duplex media weight:60 - 105
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):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):80 gsm
Multi-Purpose Tray media weight:60 - 163 / 80 gsm
Non-ISO print media sizes:Executive, Legal, Letter / Executive, Legal, Letter, Statement
Standard tray media types:Plain Paper
Standard tray media weight:60 - 120


Built-in processor:PowerPC 405 / Y
Copying:Mono copying
Digital sender:N
Duplex functions:Print
Faxing:Mono faxing
Maximum duty cycle:70000
Print technology:Laser / LED
Printer management:Nuance PaperPort 11SE, OmniPage SE4
Printing:Mono printing / N
Processor family:PowerPC
Processor frequency:297
Scanning:Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

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


Power consumption (average operating):500 / 500, 1200
Power consumption (PowerSave):10
Power consumption (standby):100


Maximum Resolution:1200 x 1200
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):28
Standard printer languages:PCL 5e, PCL 6, PostScript 3, SIDM / SIDM
Time to first page (black, normal):5.5
Warm-up time:25


Gray scale levels:256
Image formats supported:JPG, TIF
Input color depth:48
Input colour depth:48
Optical scanning resolution:600 x 600
Scan to:CIFS, E-mail, FTP
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
Server operating systems supported:Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 2000, Windows 2000 Professional, 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

Sound Emission

Noise level (idle):35
Print noise level:55
Printing noise level:55


Card reader integrated: No
Internal memory:64
Maximum internal memory:320
Maximum memory:320

System Requirements

Minimum system requirements:Windows 2000 SP4 +/XP/Vista\nWundows Server 2003/2008\nMac OS X 10.3.0 - 10.6.1\nUnix/Linux (PostScript)

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:41.9 / 670.2