Subscribe to Entrepreneur for $5

Do You Copy?

The latest crop of workgroup copiers have more features than ever.

This story appears in the May 2005 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Thinking about upgrading your copier? If you're looking for maximum bang for your buck, a multifunction copier for your workgroup can accommodate. These machines, which offer more than you'd get from a traditional copier, tend to clock in at very affordable prices and can usually be networked to handle your employees' printing needs as well. The $2,199 (all prices street) Xerox WorkCentre M20i comes with fax, scan and e-mail features and can handle a robust duty cycle of up to 20,000 pages per month. Built-in Ethernet lets you put it on the network with ease, and its scan once, print many capability is one to look for when shopping.

Samsung's $500 SCX-4720F is a hearty, space-conscious multifunction with a handy Toner Save button that can stretch your toner by up to 40 percent. The base model has no Ethernet, so you would need to add it on at about $200 if you require networkability. At $150, an additional 250-sheet paper cassette is another upgrade to consider.

Continue reading this article - and everything on Entrepreneur!

Become a member to get unlimited access and support the voices you want to hear more from. Get full access to Entrepreneur for just $5.

Entrepreneur Editors' Picks