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Samsung ML-2161

Average Cartridge Yield 1,500 Standard pages (Ships with 1,500 pages Starter Toner Cartridge)

Product Highlights

  • Printing speed of 20 pages per minute
  • First Print Out Time (Mono) 8.5 sec
  • Duty cycle (monthly, A4) 10000 pages
  • 310 Watt power consumption
  • 300 MHz Processor
  • Hewlett Packard (HP) 1020 Plus

    The perfect fit for you and your business Simple, compact, affordable

    Print your document at a faster rate with this HP LaserJet 1020 Plus Printer. It can handle up to 100 sheets with the maximum media size of A4. This printer uses unique laser printing technology which can print 14 copies per minute. It delivers an acoustic emission pressure of only 49 Decibels which makes it almost noise-free. It has duty cycle up to 5000 pages which makes it ideal for a massive printing task. The high speed USB port gives a quick response time of 10 seconds. Its lightweight makes it easy to carry and shift. Overall, this printer is ideal for small offices.

    Ricoh SP 111

    Standard Tone Yield: 2000 pages, Refill Yield: 2000, Yield (No. Of Pages) : 10000 Pages, Print Speed A4: 16 pages per minutes

    The Ricoh SP 111 produces a very high, laser quality images. It uses state of the art technology to print images at 1200 x 600 dpi resolution which produces crystal clear graphics and text. The printer is compatible with A4, A5, A6, B5, B6 and legal paper sizes, and its paper input capacity is 50 sheets. Its paper handling capacity is 60 to 105 grams per square metre.


    Side by Side comparison

    Alt Model #
    ML-2161 : 
    1020 Plus : CC418A
    SP 111 : SP 111 SF
    Series #
    ML-2161 : 
    1020 Plus : Laserjet
    SP 111 : 
    Highlights
    Mac compatible
    ML-2161 : 
    1020 Plus : -
    SP 111 : -
    ML-2161 : Laser
    1020 Plus : Laser
    SP 111 : Laser
    There are several types of printing technologies :
  • Inkjet printer
  • Laser printer

  • Inkjet printers uses liquid ink sprayed through nozzles onto the paper, and laser printers use a toner cartridge (filled with fine powder) and a heated fuser for printing.Each technology has its own importance.

    Inkjet Printer : In the inkjet printing technology, the print head has several tiny nozzles. The copy from an inkjet printer needs a little time to dry. Adequate drying time is especially important if the hard copy contains large sections of solid black or dark color.The advantage of using an inkjet printer is that they give an excellent color output.

    Printer Function
    ML-2161 : Print Only
    1020 Plus : Print Only
    SP 111 : Print Only
    Monochrome/Colored Printer
    ML-2161 : Monochrome Printing
    1020 Plus : Monochrome Printing
    SP 111 : Monochrome Printing
    ML-2161 : No
    1020 Plus : No
    SP 111 : No
    Borderless printing is a printing technique that makes a printer print an image without any margin or other border. Borderless printing is mainly used for printing a photo without any border, printing an image which needs multiple pages of paper like billboard or big photo, or printing a full page template.
    ML-2161 : Single Function
    1020 Plus : Single Function
    SP 111 : Single Function
    An ink tank system in printers continuously supplies ink to a comparatively small inkjet print head. It increases the print capacity. Ink in the tank will lasts for a long time and it is refillable. How long the ink will last depends on how heavy the usage of the printer is for the user. The general warranty that companies offer for the Ink Tank system is for a period of one year or in a range of 25000 to 30000 pages.

    A multi-function printer is a type that performs multiple tasks alongwith printing such as scanning, sending fax, photo copy, automatic document feeding etc.

    Best Suited For
    ML-2161 : Home and Small businesses
    1020 Plus : Home and Small businesses
    SP 111 : Home and Small businesses
    Double Sided Printing
    ML-2161 : Manual
    1020 Plus : Manual
    SP 111 : Manual
    Warranty(Months)
    ML-2161 : 12
    1020 Plus : 12
    SP 111 : 
    Warranty Terms
    ML-2161 : 
    1020 Plus : 1 Year Next Business Day Exchange Support
    SP 111 : 
    Printing
    Print Resolution
    ML-2161 : 1200 x 1200 dpi
    1020 Plus : 600 x 600 dpi
    SP 111 : 1200 X 600 dpi
    Print Direction
    ML-2161 : Uni-directional
    1020 Plus : Uni-directional
    SP 111 : Uni-directional
    Print Speed (ppm / ipm)
    ML-2161 : 20
    1020 Plus : 14
    SP 111 : 16
    Recommended monthly page volume
    ML-2161 : 10000
    1020 Plus : 250 to 2000
    SP 111 : -
    Reduction / Enlargement
    ML-2161 : 25 - 400 %
    1020 Plus : -
    SP 111 : -
    Warm up Time (From Power On)
    ML-2161 : -
    1020 Plus : -
    SP 111 : 25 Sec
    Duty cycle (monthly, letter) upto
    ML-2161 : 10000
    1020 Plus : 5000
    SP 111 : 10000
    First Printout Time
    ML-2161 : 8.5 Sec
    1020 Plus : 10 Sec
    SP 111 : 6 Sec
    Duty cycle (monthly, A4)
    ML-2161 : -
    1020 Plus : 5000
    SP 111 : 1000
    High Yield Toner (pages)
    ML-2161 : -
    1020 Plus : -
    SP 111 : 2000
    Paper Details
    Max. Paper Size
    ML-2161 : -
    1020 Plus : -
    SP 111 : A4
    Paper/Media Type
    ML-2161 : Archive, Bond, CardStock, Colour, Cotton, Envelope, Label, Plain Paper, Pre-Printed, Recycled, Thick, Thin Paper
    1020 Plus : CardStock, Envelope, Label, Photo Paper, Plain Paper, Post Cards, Transparency
    SP 111 : -
    Paper Size
    ML-2161 : A4, A5, Custom Size (width 89mm - 215.9mm, length 127mm - 355.6mm), DL(110x220mm), Envelope C5, Envelope Monarch, Executive, Folio, Legal(8.5x14in), officio
    1020 Plus : A4, A5, A6, B5, DL envelope, Envelope C5, Japanese Postcard
    SP 111 : A4
    Input paper hold capacity (Sheets)
    ML-2161 : 150
    1020 Plus : 150
    SP 111 : 50
    Output paper hold capacity (Sheets)
    ML-2161 : 100
    1020 Plus : 100
    SP 111 : 10
    Output Capacity (Pages)
    ML-2161 : -
    1020 Plus : 100
    SP 111 : -
    Compatibility
    USB
    ML-2161 : 
    1020 Plus : 
    SP 111 : 
    Connectivity
    Connectivity
    ML-2161 : USB 2.0
    1020 Plus : USB 2.0
    SP 111 : USB 2.0
    OS Support
    ML-2161 : Windows 2000/XP/Vista/Win7/2003 Server/2008 Server/Mac OS X 10.4 - 10.7/Various Linux OS
    1020 Plus : Windows 2000 Windows XP Home Windows XP Professional Linux (see http://www.hplip.net)
    SP 111 : Windows XP Home Edition, XP Professional, XP Professional x64 Edition, Vista, Win7, Win8, Server2003/2008/2012
    Weight & Dimensions
    Weight
    ML-2161 : 4 kg
    1020 Plus : 7.21 kg
    SP 111 : 6.7 kg
    Width
    ML-2161 : 331 mm
    1020 Plus : 370 mm
    SP 111 : 402 mm
    Depth
    ML-2161 : 215 mm
    1020 Plus : 242 mm
    SP 111 : 119 mm
    Height
    ML-2161 : 178 mm
    1020 Plus : 209 mm
    SP 111 : 368.5 mm
    Power
    Power Consumption
    ML-2161 : 310 W
    1020 Plus : -
    SP 111 : 300 W
    Power Consumption Standby
    ML-2161 : 30 W
    1020 Plus : -
    SP 111 : -
    Power Consumption Sleep
    ML-2161 : 0.9 W
    1020 Plus : -
    SP 111 : 5 W
    Rated Voltage
    ML-2161 : 100 to 240 AC V
    1020 Plus : 220 To 240 AC V
    SP 111 : 100 to 240 AC V
    Rated Frequency
    ML-2161 : 50-60 Hz
    1020 Plus : 50-60 Hz
    SP 111 : 50-60 Hz
    General Details
    Noise Level (PC Printing /Plain Paper Default*4)
    ML-2161 : 50 dB
    1020 Plus : 49 dB
    SP 111 : -
    Display
    ML-2161 : 2 LED (Toner, Status)
    1020 Plus : -
    SP 111 : -
    Operating Temperature
    ML-2161 : -
    1020 Plus : 10 to 32.5º C
    SP 111 : -
    Storage Temperature
    ML-2161 : -
    1020 Plus : 0 to 40º C
    SP 111 : -
    Operating Humidity
    ML-2161 : -
    1020 Plus : 20 to 80% RH
    SP 111 : -
    Storage Humidity
    ML-2161 : -
    1020 Plus : 10 to 80% RH
    SP 111 : -
    Noise level (PC Printing / Premium Glossy Photo Pa
    ML-2161 : 50 dB
    1020 Plus : 49 dB
    SP 111 : -
    Eco-Label
    ML-2161 : -
    1020 Plus : Energy Star, EPEAT
    SP 111 : -
    Memory
    ML-2161 : 8 MB
    1020 Plus : 2 MB
    SP 111 : 16 MB
    Accessories
    In the box
    ML-2161 : Install Guide, Software CD, USB Cable
    1020 Plus : Install Guide, Setup Poster, Software CD, USB Cable
    SP 111 : Install Guide, Power cord
    Samsung Special
    Processor
    ML-2161 : 300 MHz
    1020 Plus : 234 MHz
    SP 111 : -
    Memory (Standard)
    ML-2161 : 8 MB
    1020 Plus : -
    SP 111 : -