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HP LaserJet Pro 400 M401N
8.9 out of 10

HP LaserJet Pro 400 M401N

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Reviews and Problems with HP LaserJet Pro 400 M401N

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Overall 6
6.0

Great laser at this price

Ray Moore, Amazon
19 March 2015
Overall 6
6.0

Slow as molasses

Keith B, Amazon
4 March 2015
Overall 6
6.0

Great printer except short ink life

GILBERT H., Newegg
28 January 2015
  • Summary: Ink show 40% life left, and we are already shaking it to get more out of it. Shortest ink life I have ever seen, and ussally OEM HP ink lasts nearly twice as long
  • Pros: Printer itself is fast and works well
  • Cons: Ink life is a joke, and not worth it due to that
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Overall 6
6.0

the printer doesn't like to pick up pages of label paper

KimberlyP, Amazon
28 September 2014
  • Summary: I wish I would have known that the print wasn't going to be as crisp as I need it to be to make labels. Also, the printer doesn't like to pick up pages of label paper. I have to press 'reprint' over and over until it decides to, finally, pick up the paper to print. I did get a used one, though. So, it is true: you get what you pay for.
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Overall 6
6.0

Good printer but Mac buyers beware

TheGoodJudge, Office Depot
6 May 2014
  • Excerpt: Sadly, I cannot recommend this printer due to HP's lack of support for Mac users running Mavericks 10.9.2. Why? Simple. When the printer goes "to sleep" in the standby mode, it does not like to "wake up" from its nap. It literally cannot be detected by the Mac even though initial set was seamless and easy as is typical with a Mac.
  • Pros: prints very fast, nice profile small footprint, prints quality documents
  • Cons: issues with mavericks, loses connectivty when running mac 0s 10.9.2
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Overall 6
6.0

Good HP machine.

BillyJoeEb, Hewlett-Packard
10 March 2014
  • Summary: I bought this as a replacement for my ancient Laserjet 1200 which gave out a year or two after I thought it was going to last forever. This one appears to be just as good; time will tell. It certainly prints much, much better. I like the one page at a time feed. My only complaints are 1) after you punch print on the screen you also have to punch the print button on the printer (this may be a setting; if so, I couldn't find a way to change it.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good But Sensitive

miker6, Hewlett-Packard
6 March 2014
  • Summary: Good printer for the price. Easy to set up. Tends to jam more than I'm used to but not to the point that I'm ready to trash it.
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Overall 6
6.0

Special Cable Required

F. Rose, Amazon
5 November 2013
  • Summary: **Please Note: This printer can not be properly installed, and will not work as designed, without a unique USB cable attached (permanently) to the printer. One end is standard USB but the other has a small square end. Also, the description implies the printer might be wireless. It's not. It will not operate without a cable attached to it.
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Overall 6
6.0

HP Laserjet Pro 400 M401n

RonnieG, Amazon
3 September 2013
  • Summary: The instructions to install and make a wireless Laptop connection are not included with this printer. It took me three days to get it working using four different people in tech support to make it work by email printing. It does not print by wifi, contrary to what their description infers.
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Overall 6
6.0

Be careful with setup, or you will be sorry!!

John P, Amazon
23 May 2013
  • Summary: I have a very simple office environment and have used HP laserjet printers, or equivalent, for over 25 years. When this new printer arrived, the installation was pretty straightforward. THEN, I was asked whether I wanted a Basic setup, or the HIGHLY RECOMMENDED setup that would give me higher levels of functionality, etc., that required the accompanying disc to be inserted and installed.
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