Reviews and Problems with Konica Minolta Magicolor 4750DN
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broken after printing less than 50 times
18 June 2014
Summary: Bought this printer due to its reasonable price point and reviews. Set up the printer OK but had an issue where postscript wasn't printing properly. Called company and walked through a setup that seemed to fix the problem. I print very very rarely (probably less than 100 sheets this past year!
Summary: The Good: It still works. We use it only for color printing. The Bad: Its a toner HOG! we don't get even 1/2 of the stated life of the toner cartridges. The Ugly: The price of the toner. A set costs as much as the printer. We are looking for another printer soon.
Summary: I have had an old Konica Minolta 2300 laser printer that is 10 years old that finally wore out. I bought the 4750DN to replace it. It has met all my expectations. Time to print the first page is very reasonable.
Summary: In 20 years of IT work, I have rarely come across a printer with more problems. And believe me, I've handled some whoppers. First, the toner supposedly lasts for several bajillion pages (creative exaggeration deliberate), however my users churned through toner so fast I wound up keeping at least 3...
Summary: This printer replaced the Brother Laser printer we had in our office; used as a network printer shared with 3 employees. From day one there were issues getting the printer to properly work using a wireless print server connected to our office router.
Summary: Universal print driver works fine on Win7, but the ppd file for linux is incompatible with all versions of cups greater than 1.5.3. so you cannot run any of the latest distros such as cinnamon, mate or kde 14 or greater. Works well with linuxmint kde 13 64bit (maya) running cups 1.5.2 or 1.5.3.