The HP Officejet 8600 price is cheaper than the higher end models in the 8600 series at $200 estimated retail price.
The printing features include high volume printing capabilities, a 250 sheet input capacity and a resolution of 18 ppm using black ink, and 13 ppm using color. It is suitable for a home or small office, capable of printing up to 20 pages per minute and up to 1,250 pages per month and utilizes duplex printing to save you time and paper when printing double sided pages.
This 4-in-1 printer also includes options for both wired and wireless connections. HP Officejet Pro 8600 touchscreen allows you to use the device without a computer and cloud & wireless printing allow you to print from anywhere and across a range of devices, making this printer accessible from beyond the office including AirPrint through iPhone iPad and iPod Touch. It features WiFi connectivity, Ethernet, and USB 2.0, and HP promises to save you up to 50% in costs per page when compared to a laser-jet printer.
The Epson WF-3540 can be found for as low as $130 and promises similar features compared to HP Officejet-8600. This all-in-one is capable of holding 500 sheets of paper in dual 250 sheet paper trays with options to use extra large capacity ink cartridges which translates to less time refilling the printer and more time using it.
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The resolution is listed at 15 ppm using black ink and 9.3 ppm using color and offers 2 sided printing, copying and scanning. A 30 sheet duplex printing capacity allow this workhouse turn out papers quickly and easily, and the tray in the rear for specialty paper such as envelopes allows this model to cater to all of your printing needs.
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Epson claims that this printer can lower costs in other departments, with 70% less power used than other printers, 50% of paper saved with automatic two sided printing and 40% lower costs in general. The 3.5 inch touch screen and wireless& cloud printing options make this all-in-one an ultra accesible printing powerhouse.