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Brother PT-1650
6.6 out of 10

Brother PT-1650

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Good label printer

Mark M., Newegg
15 September 2009
  • Pros: Very nice printed labels. Prints cable labels that won't fall off. Good variety of labels to choose from. Pretty easy to use. I have used Brady and Panduit and this ranks up there where features are concerned.
  • Cons: Keyboard is not QWERTY. I find myself having to hunt and peck for characters.
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User Review

PJ W., Newegg
26 February 2007

Not a bad labelmaker

Anonymous, Newegg
12 January 2007
  • Summary: Even though the unit won't print directly from Windows, it still has a USB transfer interface and software to create 'templates' to send to the unit. The P-Touch software has some cool capabilities and is easy to use, but I wasn't able to figure out how to send the info from the program to the...
  • Pros: Durable Unit! Should come with case, if so it has room to hold the manual & Software CD, the unit itself, several extra tape cartridges (about 6" worth) and storage for extra batteries. (takes 6 AA) The unit fits nicely in the hands and seems easy to 'type'.
  • Cons: The PT-1650 will NOT print from windows... I was very disappointed with the lack of this feature, however I don't really need it, so it's not a huge deal.
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Hard to learn.... But Worth It!

Greg R., Newegg
28 October 2006
  • Summary: extreme value for your buck
  • Pros: EXTREMELY LARGE assortment of different types of labeling tape available Very versatile there can't possibly be a symbol that is not included in the software package (1000's of them) you can put your own grayscale pictures on labels you can make labels from excel files tech support is very good L...
  • Cons: takes a long time to master software..... But Worth It!!!
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Brent o., Newegg
19 September 2006
  • Summary: Still a good product. Just make sure you buy the one you need.
  • Pros: Have used the 1400 at the office for years, works great for what it is, a one up labeler.
  • Cons: I thought the USB meant it could be used as a label printer, not so! It downloads a "template", never could get that to work. Save your $ and buy the 1400 or 1600.
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