The laser printer offers small businesses four-in-one print, copy, scan and fax functionality. In addition to its high-resolution color printouts, the multifunction printer (MFP) comes with a vibrant, 4.3-inch color touch-screen operating panel and an impressive array of both wired and wireless interfaces. It sells for and includes free shipping.
Back in 2005, we compared with and came out overwhelmingly in favor of laser printers for small businesses. In the intervening years, however, it seems the inkjet may have closed the gap. In a few cases, particularly the more expensive business-class inkjets, they may even have cheaper lifetime costs than laser printers.