Summary: High-yield toner cartridges are available, which reduce the per-page printing costs further. Professional reviewers are generally pleased with the 5130cdn. However, user reviews, while very limited, are also very mixed. Some are pleased, but several posting to Amazon.com and Dell.com report some reliability issues. The Dell 5130cdn is covered by a one-year warranty.
Pros: Very fast, Good paper handling, Good text quality
Cons: Subpar photo quality, Large size, heavy weight
Excerpt: A high performance printer capable of printing up to 47 pages per minute in both mono and colour. If you're in a hurry, the Dell 5130cdn has a fast warm up time as fast as 8.5 seconds. ColorbyDell technology delivers brilliant colours in an easy to set up package with intuitive controls by way of an LCD panel.
Excerpt: (1 items) Dell's 5130cdn color laser printer aims high—and on nearly all counts, it succeeds. It has the speed and features that a high-volume office needs, and it's also on target with its nearly perfect print quality. The initial purchase price is high, but over the long haul its superlow cost per page will save you money. The 5130cdn is the fastest printer we've tested to date by a significant margin.
Excerpt: It has the speed and features that a high-volume office needs, and the Dell 5130cdn is also on target with its nearly perfect print quality. The price is high, but over the long haul its superlow cost per page will save you money.