The Konica Minolta magicolor 7450 combines the best of both worlds, featuring the speed and print quality one expects from a business machine with some great features that are usually reserved for consumer models, such as a PictBridge camera port. Printer toner costs are low, because magicolor toner
is some of the least expensive in its class.
The unit's small footprint will be important for smaller office spaces. It measures 18.8 inches by 25.5 inches by 23.9 inches. It is a bit heavy at 133.4 pounds, but this is likely due to its numerous great features. The focus on photo and graphics quality has prompted the inclusion of a PictBridge port, which allows users to connect a digital camera directly for efficient printing. The 9600 dpi enhanced resolution provides very impressive quality.
There are two paper trays for greater flexibility. The main tray holds 250 sheets while the multipurpose tray can hold 100 sheets. Total paper capacity can be expanded to a maximum of 850 sheets with upgrades. The unit has a lot of power under the hood as well, with a 733 MHz processor and 256 MB of RAM, which can be upgraded to 1 GB if necessary. Print speed is fast, at up to 25 pages per minute, and first page out time is as fast as 8.2 seconds, meaning less time spent waiting for jobs to start.
Replacing toners is quick and easy, and the affordable price of Konica Minolta 7450 toner cartridges makes it very economical. Magicolor 7450 toner cartridges have capacities of over 12,000 pages each, which mean a very low cost per page. Third-party compatible magicolor 7450 toner is also available at a fraction of the cost of OEM versions.
For the small or medium office that needs high-quality color output, the Konica Minolta 7450 is an excellent choice. Its great features combine with the low cost of Konica Minolta 7450 toner to make it a good value.