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Samsung SCX-3401

One-touch Screen Print, Eco Mode, ID Copy, N-up copy, Scan-to-email and the convenient PC fax functionality, One-touch Screen Print

  • Value Added Functions - One-touch Screen Print, Eco Mode
  • Speed (Mono) - Up to 20 cpm in A4 (21 cpm in Letter)
  • First Copy Out Time (Mono) - Less than 14 sec
  • Reduce / Enlarge Range - 25 - 400 %
  • Multi Copy - 99 pages
  • Media Type (Cassette) - Plain / Thick / Thin / Cotton / Color / Preprinted / Recycled / Lables / CardStock / Bond / Archive / Envelope

Hewlett Packard (HP) M126NW

Print, Copy, and Scan at high speeds, Multitasking Support

This affordabl Personal Laser Multifunction Printer is easy to install and delivers crisp, clear documents. Print, copy, and scan with one, compact device that fits neatly into small office spaces. Extend your printing reach: Spread printing across the office. Set up anywhere with built-in wireless printing.5 Keep up with the pace of business—print, copy, and scan at high speeds. Print on your terms: Print from virtually anywhere—using your smartphone, tablet, and PC—with Apple AirPrint. Connect to your wireless printer in a snap, using wireless direct printing. Print from your mobile device with built-in print capability or HP ePrint app and software

Side by Side comparison

Alt Model #
SCX-3401 : 
M126NW : CZ175A
Series #
SCX-3401 : 
M126NW : LaserJet Pro MFP
SCX-3401 : 600 x 600 dpi
M126NW : -
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
SCX-3401 : 
M126NW : 
SCX-3401 : Laser
M126NW : 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
    SCX-3401 : Photo Copy, Print, Scan
    M126NW : Photo Copy, Print, Scan
    Monochrome/Colored Printer
    SCX-3401 : Monochrome Printing
    M126NW : Monochrome Printing
    SCX-3401 : No
    M126NW : 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.
    SCX-3401 : Multi Function (MFNs)
    M126NW : Multi Function (MFNs)
    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
    SCX-3401 : Home and Small businesses
    M126NW : Home and Small businesses
    Double Sided Printing
    SCX-3401 : Manual
    M126NW : Manual
    Print Resolution
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : 600 x 600 dpi
    Recommended monthly page volume
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : 250 to 2000
    Reduction / Enlargement
    SCX-3401 : 25 - 400 %
    M126NW : 25 to 200 %
    Duty cycle (monthly, letter) upto
    SCX-3401 : 10000
    M126NW : -
    First Printout Time
    SCX-3401 : 8.5 Sec
    M126NW : -
    Maximum Copies From Standalone
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : 99
    Duty cycle (monthly, A4)
    SCX-3401 : 10000
    M126NW : 8000
    Scanner Type
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : Flatbed
    Selectable Resolution
    SCX-3401 : Up to 4,800 x 4,800 dpi
    M126NW : 1200 x 1200 dpi
    Maximum Scan Size
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : 216 x 297 mm
    File Format
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : Bitmap (.bmp), JPG, PDF (.pdf), PNG (.png), TIFF (.tif)
    Paper Details
    Paper/Media Type
    SCX-3401 : Archive, Bond, CardStock, Colour, Cotton, Envelope, Label, Plain Paper, Recycled, Thick, Thin Paper
    M126NW : -
    Paper Size
    SCX-3401 : A4, A5, Custom Size (width 89mm - 215.9mm, length 127mm - 355.6mm), DL(110x220mm), Envelope C5, Envelope Monarch, Executive, Legal(8.5x14in), Letter (8.5 x 11 in)
    M126NW : A4, A5, B5, DL(110x220mm), Envelope C5, Envelope Monarch, Japanese Postcard
    Input paper hold capacity (Sheets)
    SCX-3401 : 150
    M126NW : 150
    Output paper hold capacity (Sheets)
    SCX-3401 : 100
    M126NW : 100
    SCX-3401 : 
    M126NW : -
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : 
  • Ethernet facility enables connection between nearby located router with your printer and then you can install the printer drivers on your computer to print the desired content.
  • The advantages of using ethernet printers is that you can easily share network among multiple users within the network unlike USB Ports.
  • SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : 
    Printer compatible with any 802.11b/g/n wireless network means that you will be able to use all the benefits of wireless printing for improved productivity and workplace flexibility.
    SCX-3401 : USB 2.0
    M126NW : USB 2.0, Wi-Fi Direct
    OS Support
    SCX-3401 : Windows 8 / 7 / Vista / XP / 2000 / 2008R2 / 2008 / 2003, Mac OS X 10.4 - 10.8, Various Linux
    M126NW : -
    Adobe Postscript
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : No
    Weight & Dimensions
    SCX-3401 : 6.2 kg
    M126NW : 8 kg
    SCX-3401 : 389 mm
    M126NW : 420 mm
    SCX-3401 : 247 mm
    M126NW : 438 mm
    SCX-3401 : 249 mm
    M126NW : 254 mm
    Power Consumption
    SCX-3401 : 310 W
    M126NW : 110 W
    Power Consumption Standby
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : 2.2 W
    Power Consumption Power Off
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : 0.7 W
    Rated Voltage
    SCX-3401 : 100 to 240 AC V
    M126NW : 100 to 240 AC V
    Rated Frequency
    SCX-3401 : 50-60 Hz
    M126NW : 50-60 Hz
    General Details
    Noise Level (PC Printing /Plain Paper Default*4)
    SCX-3401 : 50 dB
    M126NW : -
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : Apple Airprint, HP ePrint capability
    Apple Airprint: Apple Air-Print is a technology that helps printing without any software download, installing drivers and not even any cables to connect. You can just send whatever is on your computer or an iphone screen to a printer.
    SCX-3401 : 2-digit LED
    M126NW : 2-line LCD (text)
    Operating Temperature
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : 15 to 32.5ºC
    Operating Humidity
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : 30 to 70% RH
    SCX-3401 : 64 MB
    M126NW : 128 MB
    Photo Copy Details
    Copy resolution
    SCX-3401 : -
    M126NW : 300 * 300 dpi
    Copy Speed
    SCX-3401 : 20 Sec
    M126NW : 20 Sec
    Samsung Special
    SCX-3401 : 433 MHz
    M126NW : 600 MHz