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While the majority of our research is confidential to our clients, the following reports are free for public consumption. These reports follow SpencerLab's established research and testing methodologies.

Xerox Phaser 8860 Solid Ink Technology

Color for the price of Black & White

Comparative Study: Print Quality and Throughput Speed

HP Designjet T610 vs. Canon imagePROGRAF 700

White Paper: Digital Press Photographic Print Quality

Digital Presses Rise to a New Challenge—HP Indigo press 5500 leads in Photographic Print Quality

Comparative Study: Print Quality, Recycled Paper Usage Testing, Ease-of-Use/Functionality

Integrated Toner Cartridge vs. Multi-Piece Toner/Photoconductor Drum Systems
HP LaserJet P2015, Brother HL-5240, Dell 1720, Kyocera FS-1030D, Lexmark E350d

Cost-per-Print Comparison: HP Officejet Pro

K5400 Series Printers & L7580/L7680/L7780 Series AiOs
vs. Brother MFC-7820N, Brother MFC-9420CN, Epson AcuLaser CX11NF, Samsung ML-1610, Samsung CLP-300, Samsung SCX-4521F

Print Quality Comparison (Abridged): HP Officejet Pro

L7000 Series vs. Laser All-in-Ones
Mono Laser AiOs: Brother MFC-7820N & Samsung SCX-4521F
Color Laser AiOs: Brother MFC-9420CN & Epson AcuLaser CX11NF

Throughput Speed Performance Comparison: HP Officejet Pro

K5000 Series vs. Samsung CLP-300N
L7000 Series vs. Laser All-in-Ones: Brother MFC-9420N & Epson AcuLaser CX11NF

Color Business Document Preference Psychometric Research: Business User Preferences

Dell 3100cn, Dell 5100cn, Epson AcuLaser C1100, Epson AcuLaser C4200DN, HP CLJ 2600n, HP CLJ 4700n, Konica-Minolta magicolor 2400W, Konica-Minolta magicolor 5450, Oki C3200n, Oki C7350n, Xerox Phaser 6120N, Xerox Phaser 6350DP

Cost-per-Print Comparative Benchmarking: User Representative Test Target

HP LaserJet 1320 vs. Dell 1710, Lexmark E340, Samsung ML-2250

Photo Print Quality Research: US, France, and China Focus Groups

HP Photosmart 8750 vs. Canon i9900, Epson Stylus Photo R2400 and R1800, Kodak EasyShare Gallery;
HP Photosmart 8050 vs. Canon Pixma iP5000 and iP6000D, Dell AIO 962, Epson Stylus Photo R320, Kodak EasyShare Gallery;
HP Photosmart 385 vs. Canon Selphy DS700, Dell Photo Printer 540, Epson Picture Mate Deluxe, Kodak EasyShare Gallery;
HP Premium Plus Photo Paper vs. Kodak Ultima Picture Paper

Throughput Speed Performance Comparison

HP OfficeJet Pro K550 vs. Canon PIXMA iP4200

Cost-per-Print Comparison

HP OfficeJet Pro K550 vs. Canon PIXMA iP4200

Throughput Speed Performance Comparison

HP OfficeJet Pro K550 vs. Konica-Minolta magicolor 2400W

Cost-per-Print Comparison

HP OfficeJet Pro K550 vs. Konica-Minolta magicolor 2400W

Throughput Speed Performance Comparison

HP OfficeJet Pro K550 vs. Samsung ML-1740

Cost-per-Print Comparison

HP OfficeJet Pro K550 vs. Samsung ML-1740

Cost-per-Print Comparison

HP Business Inkjet 1000 vs. Canon PIXMA iP4000

Cost-per-Print Comparison

HP Business Inkjet 1000 vs. Samsung ML-1740

Comparative Study: Canon N1000 Office Color Printer

Canon N1000 vs. Hewlett-Packard cp1160

Comparative Study: Kodak Professional 8500

Kodak Professional 8500 vs. Olympus P-400 and Epson Stylus Photo 2000P Printers

Print Quality Comparison: Xerox DocuColor 2240

Xerox DocuColor 2240 vs. Ricoh Aficio AP3800C

Cost-per-Print Photo Study

HP PSC 2355 vs. Dell 942

Comparative Study: Hewlett-Packard Designjet 130

HP DesignJet 130 vs. Epson 4000, Epson 7600

Cost-per-Print Comparison

HP Business Inkjet 1200 vs. Samsung ML-1740

Cost-per-Print Comparison

HP Business Inkjet 1200 vs. Canon 860/865

Comparative Study: Hewlett-Packard Business Inkjet 2300dtn

HP Business Inkjet 2300dtn vs. Konica-Monolta magicolor 2300DL

Comparative Study: Hewlett-Packard Business Inkjet 1100d

HP Business Inkjet 1100d vs. Epson Stylus C84

Consumer Preference Research: Photographic Print Quality

HP 8-Color vs. Conventional Processing & Competitive 6-Color Inkjet Printers

Print Quality Study Comparison

HP Color LaserJet 9500 vs. Heidelberg QuickMaster DI, Hewlett-Packard Indigo Press 3000, Canon CLC 1140, Canon CLC 5000, Xerox DocuColor 12 and Xerox DocuColor 2060

Consumer Preference Research: HP Inkjet vs. Conventional Processing: Photographic Print Quality

HP Premium Plus Photo Paper vs. Conventional (Silver Halide) Prints;
HP Premium Plus Photo Paper vs. Kodak Ultima Picture Paper;
6-color vs. 4-color prints on HP DeskJet 5550

Comparative Study

HP Designjet 5500ps vs. HP Designjet 5000ps and Epson Stylus Pro 10000

Test Results

HP Designjet 5500ps vs. HP Designjet 5000ps and Epson Stylus Pro 10000

Comparative Study

HP Designjet 20ps vs. Epson Stylus Pro 5000, Epson Stylus Color 3000 and Epson Stylus Photo 1280

Comparative Study

HP Designjet 1220c vs. Epson Stylus Color 1160 and Epson Stylus Photo 1200

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