Hello hello! Back in action with Day #2 of our super sexy holiday giveaway week! Up for grabs this round is a bad ass Dell 2155cdn all-in-one printer/scanner/faxer/metal of awesomeness. A $649.99 value sure to spruce up any of your home offices in no time! (I should know – I’m staring at my very own they sent me as I type this ;) It def. makes your life easier!!)
More About Dell Business Printers
Dell offers professional, high-quality printing solutions that help businesses run more efficiently. Their printers are equipped with improved features to increase productivity while lowering costs by requiring less maintenance and in some cases, decreased power, paper and toner consumption.
J’s Thoughts on The Dell 2155cdn All-In-One Printer
First, this thing is awesome. Especially if you always have to do a lot of scanning and/or emailing of the scans all over the world – something I’m constantly doing as I run the home office of Budgets Are Sexy Enterprises ;) (You need a contract for everything these days!). My favorite tool on this bad boy is the “tray scanner” where it’ll take a handful of pages and scan them all at the SAME TIME and then pop you out a nice compact PDF of the entire package – rather than scanning one at a time (bleh). It also has the function to then auto-EMAIL it to yourself, but sadly my tech skills have not been able to figure it out quite as yet. And that’s after spending 30 mins on it so far (a minor knock on this Dell printer, but then again I’ve never had luck installing any of my printers from try #1).
The second thing I love about this guy is that it’s super EASY and FAST to photocopy things, as well as to poke around and figure things out yourself on the main menu dashboard rather than having to read the directions (cuz really, who likes to do that?). The 2155cdn also comes with a FAX component as well, but it’s been a few years since I was last asked to fax something so I haven’t found a need for that yet in the 21st century :) But maybe you do?
Other pros and cons before we get to the specs: Really big and really heavy (both a pro and a con?), nice and black – looks super sexy, has multiple options to scan, and is super easy to install if you don’t need the wifi right away (mine’s currently just plugged into the computer itself). OH! One other annoyance – it doesn’t come with the cord you need to plug the printer into the computer, so I had to go find one in my box of cords and use that one instead. But again, I think all printers never come with one? The printer cartridges look kinda expensive too, but I’ve never had to compare “business” printers with “personal” printers before so it could be aligned just fine, I dunno… Overall though, a nice piece of machinery that will make anyone happy! Especially if you win it for free! :)
Dell’s Summary of The Dell 2155cdn All-In-One Printer
Do more for your business with the Dell 2155cdn Multifunction Color Laser printer, which can serve as your scanner, copier, fax machine and printer. Your documents print fast and look sharp with 600×600 dpi and up to 24ppm letter printing.
- Enjoy faster printing up to 24 pages per minute (letter) for color and black-and-white documents (actual print speed will vary with use)
- Built in automatic duplexer allows for doubled sided printing
- Delivers the professional color printouts you need with 600×600 dpi print resolution
- Print tons of pages with high yield 2,500 page color toner cartridges and up to 40,000 maximum monthly duty cycle
HOW TO ENTER FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN!
And now the fun part! All you have to do to enter to win one of these bad boys (a $649.99 value!) A is to answer one simple question below – something that shouldn’t be hard at all if you’ve ever worked at a business during any part of your lives (or *touched* a printer for that matter) ;) Read it and then tell us your stories!
What do you LOVE or HATE the most about printers?
Conjure up all those Office Space scenes with your printer, and then tell us what you think! The goods, the bads, and the just plain uglies. Maybe you’ll touch on something the good people of Dell have never heard before? And they’ll include the fix in a future product? Ya never know. So say it loud, and say it proud my friends!
This giveaway will go on until Saturday at midnight, and we’ll announce the winner – along with the others from the week – on Sunday, December 18th. You must reside in the U.S. or Canada to win today’s prize, though, and all official terms can be found here. GOOD LUCK! One of y’all will be printer buddies with me soon enough :)
PS: Winner will be picked randomly via Random.org
PPS: To read more tips on business efficiency, check out Dell’s Facebook page and join the convo!