Home or small offices don't often require a laser printer with fancy features or multiple functions. Rather these types of consumers are just looking for a reliable machine that will be easy to setup and produce professional-quality prints. The Samsung ML-1440 is a monochrome device, meaning it only prints in black, which will be just fine for offices that do not have complex tasks that need color.
The ML-1440 is compact in size like the Samsung ML-2510 toner
printer, measuring 11.6x14.3x16.1 inches and has a weigh of 27 pounds. So not only will it fit comfortably on any table or desktop, but it will also be easy for one person to move if necessary. There is only one paper tray which holds 270 sheets of paper. For buyers with high-volume needs, it will become a burden constantly refilling the paper tray. However, it does conserve space and should hold plenty of paper for small workspaces.
Upon purchase, a starter Samsung ML-1440 toner cartridge is supplied that has a page yield of 3,000 pages. Any office that prints invoices or shopping cart orders regularly will find themselves purchasing replacement toner within a few weeks. However, the replacement Samsung ML-1440 toner cartridges can last for up to 6,000 pages. This yield should last users at least a couple months. Remanufactured toners are also available with the same capacity and quality, but these toners cost less than half the price of the manufacturer's versions.
The Samsung ML-1440 toner can produce a resolution of up to 1200 dpi. This high quality printer toner cartridges
will provide 15 crisp and clear black-and-white prints per minute. There is also a TonerSave mode that is accessible from the top panel buttons. When the printer is set to this mode, the amount of Samsung ML-1440 toner is reduced but the quality of the prints is hardly affected. All around, this printer is a good choice for any small office.