Clever Printer Hideaway Drawer

Apr 12th, 2017 Printers, Printing Hacks 2 min read

Does your printer take up way too much space on your desk? Or does it look ugly? Or maybe it just doesn’t fit in with your decor. We came across this clever idea to hide your printer away but in a way that still keeps it accessible so that you can refill paper, exchange toners, and scan and copy. This was built into a home…

Most Economical Printer

Apr 12th, 2017 Inks, Printer & Printing Tutorials, Printers, Toners 6 min read

We are often asked, “What is the most economical printer?” The answer to that is not cut and dried, but I’ll get to that later. For those who want a quick answer, I would have to say the most economical printer for home and small office use is the Fuji Xerox Docuprint P265dw at $105 with printouts costing less than 2c each when you buy the compatible cartridges in…

Canon Large Format Printing

Mar 13th, 2017 Inks, Photo Paper, Printers, Printing Digital Photos 4 min read

While most people know Printzone for our vast experience in home and office printers and supplies, that’s not all we have. We also stock many specialty products, one category being Canon wide format printers, cartridges, and media. Canon large format printers aren’t restricted to printing posters– they can be used to output fine art and photography prints, graphic art, office documents, technical drawings, and can also…

New Kyocera Printers (Part 1)

Mar 10th, 2017 Printer & Ink Reviews, Printers, Toners 4 min read

Kyocera have released a new range of printers and multifunctions, and today I’d like to take a look at the two most basic models. Although I said basic, Kyocera printers are hardly that. Even their so-called low-end machines have some of the most advanced features in the industry, such as ceramic coated drums, user-focused design, and energy efficient components. The ECOSYS P2040dw at $309.00 is the perfect mono…

Original print cartridges OEM vs compatible print cartridges

What are the main differences between OEM print cartridges and compatible print cartridges? The main difference is the price; compatible print cartridges are cheaper than OEM print cartridges, but what about the quality? Let’s examine OEM and compatible cartridges and toners. OEM cartridge An OEM cartridge is an Original Equipment Manufacturer cartridge, all the major brands produce their own cartridges and toners. If you have…

New Printer Fits In Your Pocket And Prints Without Ink or Toner!

This is amazing! Imagine a printer that you can take anywhere that doesn’t need a new ink or toner cartridge ever. Seem too good to be true? Polaroid has introduced the Polaroid Zip Photoprinter which at 7.4cm x 12cm is about the same size as a smartphone. It requires no printer ink or toner but instead uses ZINK technology. ZINK produces photo-quality, full-color output without using…

How I Got Over My Printer Rage And Learned To Love My Printer

How many times has this happened to you? You go to print out an urgent document that you need RIGHT NOW, and the printer throws up a Cartridge Empty warning. Or you’ve run out of paper. Or the computer isn’t talking to the printer. Does that kind of thing drive you mad? Learn how to keep your printer running smoothly and trouble free with the…

7 reasons why we still need printers

Apr 17th, 2015 Printers 5 min read

Paperless homes and offices have been spoken about for many years. With advancements in technology and cloud based storage, there was a common perception that the need for paper would be a thing of the past. The truth is very different. Very few homes are totally paperless, and even fewer businesses. But why? The fact is worldwide we are using 50% more paper now than…

New HP Printers M476dn and M376nw

Jan 26th, 2015 Printers, Toners 1 min read

HP have announced two new colour multifunction printers to their range, the HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M476dn and the HP LaserJet Pro 300 color MFP M376nw. Both have print – copy – scan and fax capabilities, the the 476 printing at a slightly faster speed than the 376. The 476 also has more features for workgroups, so if you are sharing a printer with…

Replacing the Imaging Unit in Lexmark MS310, MS410, MS510, MS610, MX310, MX410, MX511, MX611

Oct 23rd, 2014 Printers, Toners 13 min read

Full instructions for replacing the 500z imaging unit are below. There are several situations where you would need to change the imaging unit on the following Lexmark devices: Lexmark MS310dn Lexmark MS310d Lexmark MS410d Lexmark MS410dn Lexmark MS510dn Lexmark MS610dn Lexmark MS610de Lexmark MX310dn Lexmark MX410de Lexmark MX511de Lexmark MX511dhe Lexmark MX611de Lexmark MX611dhe Related PostsLexmark 34217HR and 34217XR Cartridges for E230, E232, E330 and…