All-in-one machines are a popular printer choice among home and office consumers. They can do just about anything print-related that you need, and many are available for an affordable price. Every all-in-one printer offers some combination of print, scan, fax and copy abilities, as a well as a variety of other functions, depending on the printer. In this article, we cover our favorite all-in-one printers of 2018 so you can find the perfect printer.
HP® OfficeJet Pro 6968 – $89.99 on Amazon*
HP’s OfficeJet Pro 6968 offers vibrant color prints and a range of multifunction features for the home workspace. Print, scan and copy capabilities come standard and advanced features include an automatic duplexer, automatic document feeder and scan to email. The printer uses four HP 902 cartridges, which are sold in both a standard and high yield cartridge size. We recommend high yield cartridges for customers that print frequently, as it offers more ink at a better overall value. Original brand high yield cartridges can cost anywhere from $21.99-$38.99. LD brand compatible 902XL cartridges are a great way to cut down on printing costs. Our black XL cartridge is just $16.99 and the color cartridges sell for $9.99 each.
HP 902XL High Yield Black Ink Cartridge ~ 1,500 pages
HP 902XL High Yield Yield Cyan Ink Cartridge ~ 825 pages
HP 902XL High Yield Yield Magenta Ink Cartridge ~ 825 pages
HP 902XL High Yield Yield Yellow Ink Cartridge ~ 825 pages
Epson® WorkForce WF-4720 – $119.99 on Amazon
The Epson WorkForce WF-4720 is a fast and efficient business printer, offering print speeds of 20 pages per minute and copy/scan/fax options that are essential for any office. Printing from your smartphone or tablet is seamless with the printer’s built-in Wi-Fi function and a 250-sheet paper tray supports a half of a ream of a paper. Added bonuses for this printer include speedy double-sided printing, as well as the ability to handle borderless documents with ease. The printer uses four individual 802 ink cartridges, which are available in both a standard and high yield size. Epson sells 802XL black cartridge for $49.99 and color cartridges for $39.99 each. LD brand compatible 802XL cartridges will be available soon for a fraction of the price!
Epson 802XL High Yield Black Ink Cartridge ~ 900 pages
Epson 802XL High Yield Yield Cyan Ink Cartridge ~ 650 pages
Epson 802XL High Yield Yield Magenta Ink Cartridge ~ 650 pages
Epson 802XL High Yield Yield Yellow Ink Cartridge ~ 650 pages
Canon® PIXMA TR-8520 – $129.99 on Amazon
The Canon PIXMA TR-8520 is a reliable printer for home users looking for quality photo prints and fast print speeds. Cartridge installation is easy and a few different cartridge sizes are available to suit your needs. The extra-high yield cartridges offer the most amount of ink, with an original PGI-280XXL extra high yield black cartridge selling for $34.99 and CLI-281XXL color cartridges priced at $19.99. Clocking in at 20 pages per minute for both black and color ink cartridges, you can print family photos with ease using the Canon print app on your smartphone. Cost saving LD brand compatible cartridges will be coming soon!
Canon PGI-280XXL Extra High Yield Black Ink Cartridge ~ 600 pages
Canon CLI-281XXL-281 Extra High Yield Cyan Ink Cartridge ~ 820 pages
Canon CLI-281XXL-281 Extra High Yield Magenta Ink Cartridge ~ 760 pages
Canon CLI-281XXL-281 Extra High Yield Yellow Ink Cartridge ~ 824 pages
Canon CLI-281XXL Extra High Yield Black Ink Cartridge ~ 6,360 pages
Brother® MFC-J985DW – $166.92 on Amazon
The Brother MFC-J985DW is a budget friendly printer with print/scan/copy/fax functionality and super high yield ink cartridges that offer a generous page yield. Two versions of this printer are available, the MFC-J985DW and the MFC-J985DW XL. The difference? For about $85 more, 12 super-high yield cartridges are included with the XL printer, or 3 times more ink than what is included with the standard model. The printer is a bit on the slow side compared to other models mentioned in this article (12 ppm) but where it lacks in speed, it makes up for it with its extended yield cartridges. Four cartridges come with the machine, including an LC20E black cartridge that prints up to 2,400 pages and three LC20E color cartridges that print up to 1,200 pages apiece. LD brand compatible LC20E XXL cartridges are a great cost saving alternative to the Brother brand. At just $8.49* for the black cartridge and $7.49 per color, you can get comparable print quality for less.
Brother LC20E XXL Extra High Yield Black Ink Cartridge ~ 2,400 pages
Brother LC20E XXL Extra High Yield Cyan Ink Cartridge ~ 1,200 pages
Brother LC20E XXL Extra High Yield Magenta Ink Cartridge ~ 1,200 pages
Brother LC20E XXL Extra High Yield Yellow Ink Cartridge ~ 1,200 pages
Epson® Expression ET-2700 EcoTank – $239.99 on Amazon
Epson’s Ecotank ET-2700 is an economical solution that keeps you printing longer for less. Featuring four supersized tanks, the black ink bottle includes enough ink for 7,500 prints and each color bottle is prints up to 6,500 pages. Epson sells the black ink bottle for $19.99 and the color ink bottles for $13.99 each. LD Products compatible ink bottles will be available soon! The printer also touts a max 5760 x 1440 dpi print resolution for detailed color prints, perfect for smartly executed letters, photos, brochures and more. If you need a printer with low cost color prints, this is a solid option.
Epson T502 Black Ink Bottle ~ 7,500 pages
Epson T502 Cyan Ink Bottle ~ 6,000 pages
Epson T502 Magenta Ink Bottle ~ 6,000 pages
Epson T502 Yellow Ink Bottle ~ 6,000 pages
We hope this guide helped make your search a little bit easier. If you have a question about a particular printer or have a suggestion of your own, let us know!
*Savings based on price comparison between remanufactured/compatible cartridge prices on www.LDProducts.com and OEM cartridge and printer prices from Amazon and Staples. All prices effective as of February 16, 2018. OEM names are registered trademarks of their respective owners and are not affiliated with, and do not endorse LD Products.