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Sharp AL-2040CS

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 review of Sharp AL-2040CS. The average rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and size. The print quality and usability are also mentioned favorably. There are some less positive reviews about the noise and performance.

price, usability, print quality, size, reliability

performance, noise

On average, users rate this product 60/100.

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Consumer review by: dpic44 (

Sharp AL-2040CS is not worth the money


I would not recommend this printer for business, and probably not for personal use. It is not practical from a financial perspective or ease of use.

Double-sided printing, network ready, print quality is good.

Can only use the scanner with the USB cable, making it accessible to only one computer on the network. The USB cable must be connected directly from the printer to the computer. There are no print servers or hubs that have both USB and Ethernet to...

May, 2008

Product Specifications

From Sharp Minds come Sharp Products - products designed to help individuals, families, and corporate teams connect effortlessly, communicate clearly, and unleash creativity like never before. Sharp is dedicated to improving people's lives through the use of advanced technology and a commitment to innovation, quality, value, and design.


Automatic Duplexing: Yes
First Copy Out Time B/W:8sec
Max Copying Resolution B/W:600 x 600 dpi
Max Copying Speed B/W:20ppm

Dimensions & Weight


Document & Media Handling

Max Copy Size:Legal (8.5 in x 14 in)
Standard Media Capacity:550sheets


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sharp AL


Standard Memory:16MB

Office Machine

Copier Type:Digital
Functions:Copier / Printer / Scanner
Printing Output Type:Monochrome
Printing Technology:Laser
Type:Printer / copier / scanner

PC Connectivity

PC Connection:Ethernet 10 Base-T / USB
PC Connection Availability: Yes


Max Printing Speed B/W:16ppm
Max Resolution B/W:600 dpi