Best cheap printers for small businesses

Cheap laser and inkjet printers for small business

If you're running a small business, balancing your budget can be a tricky task. Cutting down on costs like printer price and ongoing consumable use should ease the financial burden -- we've put together a list of cheap inkjet and laser printers that should help you out. Some can automatically print on both sides of a page to halve paper use, and some have very low ink or toner costs per page. Have a read through this list and you should find something to suit your business.

Running a business? Look at our guide to buying a laser printer.

Need an inbuilt scanner, fax or copier? Read the multifunction printer buying guide.

Buying an inkjet for your small business? Have a look over the inkjet printer buying guide.

Not sure what automatic duplex, Wi-Fi sharing or a waste cartridge is? Check out our guide to understanding printer specifications.

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HP Officejet 4500

If you're a business user who wants a cheap option for scanning or copying multi-page documents -- and if you don't mind mediocre quality draft prints -- the HP Officejet 4500 is hard to fault. Its consumable costs are reasonable, installation is easy and maintenance is simple.

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  • 2nd Sept., 2010
  • Campbell Simpson
  • HP
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  • Pros:
  • Useful 20-sheet automatic document feeder, fast monochrome A4 print speeds in draft mode
  • Cons:
  • Slow colour and monochrome printing in regular quality print mode, no memory card ports, single-line screen doesn't display much information

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