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7.5 out of 10

Brother HL-2170W

Brother HL-2170W Laser Printer with Wireless and Wired Networkin Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Brother HL-2170W

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Overall 6
6.0

Brother printer review

dindyp51, Ebay
8 September 2010
  • Summary: We bought it because our previous printer had failed. We chose this one because it was compatible with our network. We like it other than for the noise it makes while printing.
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Overall 6
6.0

User Review

¸.·°´'`°¤,¸mk_ln¸.·°´'`°¤,¸, NCIX.com
8 November 2008
  • Summary: Print quality is quite good and images are much sharper than my inkjet printer (Brother MFC-420CN). I bought it for the wireless ability and that is what DOES work.
  • Pros: Wireless ability
  • Cons: Ethernet connection doesnt always seem to work
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Overall 6
6.0

Troublesome install under Vista

Lee Abraham, Amazon
22 August 2008
  • Summary: Note as of 21 June 09: This review was written using Vista SP1. I do not know if this was fixed with the recent release of SP2. After about 3 hours of troubleshooting, I finally got it to work. After searching the net, I found that it isn't necessarily a Brother problem, but a network printer problem with Vista (XP doesn't have this problem).
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Overall 6
6.0

I've never known a printer that jams so much!

W. Harvey, Amazon
20 July 2011
  • Summary: While I'm having a rant (see previous review!) I've got a few words to say about this printer. I've always bought Brother laser printers and found them the best on the market... until I bought this HL-2170W. In many ways it's as good as any of its predecessors. The print quality is good, crisp and clean, and it feeds through at a good knot of rates. You can also print a lot of pages before having to change the toner and/or drum. However...
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Overall 6
6.0

Very decend printer for PC or Mac

T. Llewellyn, Amazon
28 March 2010
  • Summary: I brought this printer to replace an ageing HP inkjet. I read many of the other reviews before purchase for this machine and I generally with those however but one aspect was missing from these reviews which I will draw to the reader's attention later. The printer is ideal for domestic environment as it is really quite small and cute and occupied no more space than my old inkjet.
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