Summary: The C8180 multifunctional printer is an excellent choice for photo enthusiasts. It prints high-quality text and photos at a heavy price: the printer is s...l...o...w. If you always choose quality over speed, the c8180 will be a worthwhile addition to your digital toolshed.
Pros: Pleasing color and text prints, Dual paper feed trays, best in class Wi-Fi set up, Bluetooth connectivity, Direct archiving with built-in LightScribe DVD drive
Cons: Lacks auto-document feeder and fax machine, Expensive, Very slow prints, Grayscale scans lack definition
Excerpt: The HP Photosmart C8180 is a colour inkjet multifunction printer that's designed to be a one-stop photo-processing shop rather than an office workhorse. Its wealth of features - most notably, a DVD-rewritable drive - comes at a significant cost, however. Visit Photo Advisor for reviews of the latest digital photography products .