15 August 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Laser Printer Costs Comparison

This is what five percent coverage printing looks like.

This is what five percent coverage printing looks like.

It’s time to buy a new printer and your left trying to make an apples to oranges comparison and come up with a solution that is economical both in the short term and in the long run.

You check with your local big box retailer and you find an advertisement for the Brother HL 2240  that states, “A budget-friendly laser printer for the home office.“  Let’s put that to the test.

We’ll talk about some of the most popular printers from HP and Brother. To get your true cost of ownership everything will be based on 100,000 prints.

Here are your costs for the printer and the total cost of ownership (printer + consumables) using OEM products at 5% coverage.

 

  • Brother HL2240                     $119.99                 $3609
  • Brother HL5370                     $299.99                 $2399
  • HP 2035                                 $224.99                 $4094
  • HP 2055                                 $399.99                 $2907
  • HP 3015                                 $449.99                 $2241
  • HP 4015                                 $799.99                 $2066

 

Here’s the total cost of ownership at 20% coverage (a more likely scenario.)

  • Brother HL2240                                     $11454
  • Brother HL5370                                     $6899
  • HP 2035                                                 $15701
  • HP 2055                                                 $10430
  • HP 3015                                                 $7617
  • HP 4015                                                 $5866

 

Now for the best part.  Here’s your cost of ownership and savings using our SnappySaver products at 20% coverage.

  • Brother HL2240          $7938                     Savings:      $3516
  • Brother HL5370          $3537                      Savings:      $3362
  • HP 2035                      $12390                   Savings:      $3311
  • HP 2055                      $7781                     Savings:      $2649
  • HP 3015                      $5568                     Savings:      $2049
  • HP 4015                      $3965                     Savings:      $1901

 

Who Is Looking Out For Your Best Interest?  The bottom line is that the true cost of ownership is in the consumables and remembering that when you make your next purchase will enhance your company’s bottom line.

 

Do your research and let us help! One less
headache, countless ways to save.

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