The HP colour LaserJet Pro MFP M476nw is ideal for an business looking for a colour laser multifunction printer (MFP). It allows the employees to print from mobile devices and scan to multiple destinations with minimal effort. This printer offers printing, scanning, copy and fax. It can even scan documents to email or a network folder or a USB thumb drive. The M476nw can directly print from USB drives.
Design and Features
This printer is equipped with a 3.5-inch colour touch screen. It has a 250-sheet tray and a 50-sheet multipurpose feeder. The scanner features a 50-sheet automatic document feeder that can scan both sides of a document simultaneously. The compact dimensions of this printer make it ideal for tight spaces. Other features include password protected printing and support for LDAP authentication and authorization. This printer can connect via USB, Ethernet, Wi-Fi and HP Wireless Direct. It is also compatible with HP ePrint and Apple AirPrint.
Printing Speed and Quality
The M476nw offers a printing speed of 21ppm for both colour and black. You can even print via Wi-Fi or USB at decent speeds. The printer cannot recognize word documents when printing via USB, you will have to use PDF format files for printing. The 3.5 inch display lets you scroll photos and documents with ease. This printer does require a bit of time to warm up, but once started, it offers a pretty fast speed. The overall print quality for the M476nw is pretty decent. The MFP’s average text quality is good enough for SMBs and the graphics quality is good enough for printing photos and colour documents.
The HP colour LaserJet Pro MFP M476nw a useful MFP that provides a range of features along with wired and wireless connectivity functions and good output quality. It is a perfect choice for a small office or a workgroup looking for an all in one colour laser printers.