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Richoh laser Multi-function laser printer vs Samsung single function laser printer. These are the 2 top selling laser budget printers in India.

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Ricoh SP 210SU

Print, Copy & Scan, Speed 22 pages per minute, Resolution 1200 x 600 dpi, Language PCL6, Print Output Mono, Memory 128MB, Duplex Manual, Connectivity-High Speed USB 2.0

This printer has the capability of delivering a crisp and highly legible print which is sure to give you prints of high resolution images with spectacular colour quality.

  • Multi-function device.
  • Black and white Laser Printer with scan and copy facility for A4 size.
  • Easily refillable at home without losing warranty if refilled with original Ricoh toner.
  • Original Ricoh refill pouch available.
  • Print cost after refilling will be 40 paise (approx).
  • High Yield Toner 2,600 pages
  • Low Toner Yield Cartridge1,500 pages
  • Maximum Print Volume (Duty) 20,000 pages/month
  • 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

  • Side by Side comparison

    Highlights
    SP 210SU : 600 x 600 dpi
    ML-2161 : -
    A scanner's optical resolution is determined by how many pixels it can actually see. In a typical flatbed scanner it uses scanning head with 300 sensors per inch, so it can sample 300 dots per inch (dpi) in one direction.
    Mac compatible
    SP 210SU : 
    ML-2161 : 
    SP 210SU : Laser
    ML-2161 : 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
    SP 210SU : Photo Copy, Print, Scan
    ML-2161 : Print Only
    SP 210SU : Monochrome Printing, Coloured Scanning
    ML-2161 : Monochrome Printing
    Coloured Scanning: Printer can scan in color
    SP 210SU : No
    ML-2161 : 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.
    SP 210SU : Multi Function (MFNs)
    ML-2161 : 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
    SP 210SU : Home and Small businesses
    ML-2161 : Home and Small businesses
    Double Sided Printing
    SP 210SU : Manual
    ML-2161 : Manual
    Warranty(Months)
    SP 210SU : 12
    ML-2161 : 12
    Printing
    Print Resolution
    SP 210SU : 1200 X 600 dpi
    ML-2161 : 1200 x 1200 dpi
    Print Direction
    SP 210SU : Bi-directional
    ML-2161 : Uni-directional
    Print Speed (ppm / ipm)
    SP 210SU : 22
    ML-2161 : 20
    Recommended monthly page volume
    SP 210SU : 22000
    ML-2161 : 10000
    Reduction / Enlargement
    SP 210SU : 25 - 400 (1 Step) %
    ML-2161 : 25 - 400 %
    Warm up Time (From Power On)
    SP 210SU : 24 Sec
    ML-2161 : -
    Duty cycle (monthly, letter) upto
    SP 210SU : -
    ML-2161 : 10000
    First Printout Time
    SP 210SU : 6 Sec
    ML-2161 : 8.5 Sec
    Maximum Copies From Standalone
    SP 210SU : 99
    ML-2161 : -
    High Yield Toner (pages)
    SP 210SU : 2600
    ML-2161 : -
    Low Toner Yield Cartridge (pages)
    SP 210SU : 1500
    ML-2161 : -
    Paper Details
    Paper/Media Type
    SP 210SU : -
    ML-2161 : Archive, Bond, CardStock, Colour, Cotton, Envelope, Label, Plain Paper, Pre-Printed, Recycled, Thick, Thin Paper
    Paper Size
    SP 210SU : A4, Legal(8.5x14in)
    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
    Input paper hold capacity (Sheets)
    SP 210SU : 150
    ML-2161 : 150
    Output paper hold capacity (Sheets)
    SP 210SU : -
    ML-2161 : 100
    Compatibility
    USB
    SP 210SU : 
    ML-2161 : 
    Connectivity
    Connectivity
    SP 210SU : USB 2.0
    ML-2161 : USB 2.0
    OS Support
    SP 210SU : -
    ML-2161 : Windows 2000/XP/Vista/Win7/2003 Server/2008 Server/Mac OS X 10.4 - 10.7/Various Linux OS
    Weight & Dimensions
    Weight
    SP 210SU : 9.9 kg
    ML-2161 : 4 kg
    Width
    SP 210SU : 402 mm
    ML-2161 : 331 mm
    Depth
    SP 210SU : 360 mm
    ML-2161 : 215 mm
    Height
    SP 210SU : 252 mm
    ML-2161 : 178 mm
    Power
    Power Consumption
    SP 210SU : 377 W
    ML-2161 : 310 W
    Power Consumption Standby
    SP 210SU : -
    ML-2161 : 30 W
    Power Consumption Sleep
    SP 210SU : 2.6 W
    ML-2161 : 0.9 W
    Rated Voltage
    SP 210SU : 220 To 240 AC V
    ML-2161 : 100 to 240 AC V
    Rated Frequency
    SP 210SU : 50-60 Hz
    ML-2161 : 50-60 Hz
    General Details
    Noise Level (PC Printing /Plain Paper Default*4)
    SP 210SU : -
    ML-2161 : 50 dB
    Color of the Product
    SP 210SU : White/Brown
    ML-2161 : -
    Display
    SP 210SU : -
    ML-2161 : 2 LED (Toner, Status)
    Noise level (PC Printing / Premium Glossy Photo Pa
    SP 210SU : -
    ML-2161 : 50 dB
    Memory
    SP 210SU : 128 MB
    ML-2161 : 8 MB
    Photo Copy Details
    Copy resolution
    SP 210SU : Up to 600 x 600 dpi
    ML-2161 : -
    Accessories
    In the box
    SP 210SU : -
    ML-2161 : Install Guide, Software CD, USB Cable
    Samsung Special
    Processor
    SP 210SU : -
    ML-2161 : 300 MHz
    Memory (Standard)
    SP 210SU : -
    ML-2161 : 8 MB