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Xerox Phaser 3125

alaTest has collected and analyzed 94 reviews of Xerox Phaser 3125. 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. Opinions about the noise and design are overall positive. The multifunction and performance are also appreciated. There are some mixed opinions about the price. Many are critical about the reliability.

usability, performance, multifunction, design, noise


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Xerox Phaser 3125 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 91 user reviews of Xerox Phaser 3125 from The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Printers on People really like the noise and design. The multifunction and performance also get good comments. There are some mixed views about the price, while many are negative about the reliability.

usability, performance, multifunction, design, noise


77% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Xerox DocuMate 3125 Color Sheetfed Scanner for Documents and Plastic Cards converting them to Digital Files, 25ppm and 44ipm with One Touch TechnologXerox DocuMate 3125 Color Sheetfed Scanner for Documents and Plastic Cards converting them to Digital Files, 25ppm and 44ipm with One Touch Technolog

May, 2018

Expert review by : Tony Hoffman (

Xerox DocuMate 3125


The Xerox DocuMate 3125 is a duplexing desktop scanner with a 50-sheet automatic document feeder (ADF). It provides one-touch scanning from 9 preset and customizable scan profiles, either from your computer or the scanner itself. Though its OCR...

Compact. Has 9 programmable one-touch scan profiles. Good OCR performance in grayscale mode

Slow in scanning to searchable PDF

The Xerox DocuMate 3125 is a compact duplexing desktop scanner that provides one-touch scanning to 9 preset, customizable destinations but is slow at scanning to searchable PDF format.

Jan, 2013

Expert review by : Alex Bradner (

Xerox Phaser 3125N, a phenomenal 20,000 pages per month duty cycle


The Xerox Phaser 3125N isn't much to look at, with a design not unlike business lasers from the early nineties. Unlike its ancestors, however, it's only a fraction of the size and significantly more powerful.

May, 2009

Consumer review (

Oster Electric Can Opener - It works well


All my life, I've used a manual can opener. I don't know why, but it never occurred to me to buy an electric one. Then one day I injured my thumb and everything changed. I had to choose between getting an electric can opener or not using ...

Easy to use


Aug, 2011

Product Specifications

Xerox is a global company dedicated to providing solutions that simplify your work and make you more productive. Whether you're a small business or a global enterprise, Xerox offers products and services that can help your company improve its business processes, lower costs, increase clock speed and share crucial knowledge. The company's growing portfolio of global, industry-based document solutions combines services, software and hardware into partnerships that bring high value to the customers' mission-critical business processes.


Certification:FCC, CE, CB
Energy Star certified: Yes


Stand-by LED: Yes

Dimensions & Weight


Energy Management

Power consumption (PowerSave):8.5
Power consumption (standby):70
Power consumption (typical):400

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Compatibility:Mac / PC
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Xerox Phaser

Input Capacity

Standard input capacity:250


Internal memory:32


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


Type: None


Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Network ready: No
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

Other Features

Acoustic power emissions (active, print, copy or scan):4.8/6.6
Compatible operating systems:Windows 98/Me/NT 4.0/2000/XP/2003/Vista\nMac OS 8.6 - 9.2/10.1 - 10.4\nLinux: Red Hat, Fedora Core, Mandrake, SuSE
Compliance industry standards:IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u
Mac compatibility: Yes
Networking features:Fast Ethernet
Power Requirements:110 - 220 V, 50/60 Hz / 220 – 240 V, 50/60 Hz
Standard media sizes:76 x 127mm - 216 x 356mm

Output Capacity

Standard output capacity:100

Paper Handling

ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4 / A4, A5
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 - 163 g/sm2
Non-ISO print media sizes:Legal, Letter
Standard tray media types:Card stock, Envelopes, Labels, Plain paper, Transparencies / Envelopes, Labels, Plain paper, Transparencies


Processor frequency:400


Power consumption (PowerSave):8.5
Power consumption (standby):70
Power consumption (typical):400

Print Technology

Color: No
Duplex printing: No
Economical printing: Yes
Maximum duty cycle:20000
Maximum Resolution:1200 x 1200
Print technology:Laser


Connectivity Technology:Wired
Interface:Ethernet 10/100Base-TX / Parallel / USB/Parallel / USB
Language Simulation:PCL 6 / PostScript 3
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)
Max Printing Speed (ppm):24ppm/25ppm
Max V-Resolution B/W:1200dpi
Media Type:Cards / Envelopes / Labels / Plain paper / Transparencies
Monthly Duty Cycle Range (Printer Class):20,000 - 49,999 pages
Output Type:Monochrome
PostScript Support:Standard
Total Media Capacity:250sheets
Type:Workgroup printer


Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):25
Time to first page (black, normal):9


Installed Size:32MB
Max Supported Size:32MB


Type: None

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Sound Emission

Print noise level:53
Printing noise level:53
Standby acoustic emission:35

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS 8.6 - 9.2 / Apple MacOS X 10.1 - 10.4 / Linux Mandrake / Microsoft Windows 98/ME/2000/XP / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 / Red Hat Fedora Core / Red Hat Linux / SuSe Linux

Weight & Dimensions

Dimensions (WxDxH):14.1 x 11.7 x 9.96