There are a lot of choices for small offices when it comes to laser printers. There are large-volume units designed for big companies with intense printing needs. There are small-volume devices intended for home or personal use. But for consumers that fall right in the middle, there is the Okidata C8600. This printer can handle large-format printing yet still maintains a small footprint so it can easily fit into any office space.
There are four Okidata C8600 toner cartridges that contain yellow, cyan, magenta and black printer toner
. These toners can adhere to various types of paper, such as labels, transparencies, photo paper and plain paper. It can also support various sizes of paper. The Okidata C8600 toner cartridges can each yield up to 6,000 pages, so they will last small volume offices quite a while. Replacement toner cartridges
are available in genuine or compatible versions.
Different models are available that offer different features built-in. The C8600n features networking and the C8600dn includes networking and a duplexer. Duplex printing means that the machine can automatically print on both sides of the paper. All of these units have a 200 MHz processor and come standard with 128 MB of memory. There is a standard capacity of 400 sheets but an optional tray is available to bring the grand total up to 930 sheets.
Using the color Okidata toner
, up to 26 pages per minute can be produced. When using the black printer toner, as many as 32 pages per minute can be printed. These speeds will appease the needs for most small to medium offices. However, large-volume users will blow through these toners quickly. Overall, every workplace needs a reliable printer that will be efficient and durable. The fact that the Oki C8600 toner is affordable is just a bonus.