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Kodak HERO 5.1
7.1 out of 10

Kodak HERO 5.1

Great Deal: $136.26

Reviews and Problems with Kodak HERO 5.1

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Overall 6
6.0

Ink costs misleading and very slow

sebtombs "sebastian_tombs", Amazon
10 October 2012
  • Summary: The fundamental problem with this printer is that, whilst the ink cartridges may be cheap, their rate of emptying is ridiculous. A new colour cartridge is required today, after printing all of 25 A4 pages (some of which had very little printed content). The drivers took ages to install.
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Overall 6
6.0

Cheap ink but watch out for the printer head

Frank from Wakefield "FFW", Amazon
5 December 2011
  • Summary: I bought this printer in time for Xmas 2011 and it worked well for approximately 6 months and I was delighted with it. I decided to save by buying the 30XL Black ink cartridge and when it was half used I noticed my black ink prints looking streaky at first until it dissappeared entirely, my ink...
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Overall 6
6.0

Ink may be cheaper, but you buy more. Great customer service/tech help.

joanie B druid, Amazon
5 December 2011
  • Summary: I was pleased at first, because I could set my printing projects to "draft" to save ink. THAT didn't really help. We went through two sets of cartridges for 1 ream of paper! Crazy! My previous printer (which I gave to my neice when i moved to the UK) printed about 1000 pages on 1 ink cartridge -- it...
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Overall 6
6.0

Ink runs out fast

PecMan, Amazon
5 December 2011
  • Summary: I brought this printer based on Kodak's selling point that its cartridges are cheaper than its competitors. Well this may be true but having had it for a few months and printed very little, I've had to buy two sets of cartridges already.
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