Lexmark Pro5500 OfficeEdge All-in-One Printer: Review & Specs

The Lexmark OfficeEdge Pro5500 is presented as an ideal machine for professionals who work at home or small workgroup, and promises a cost savings of up to 50%, compared to laser-based solutions. Extremely easy to use, excellent performance and connectivity options define the machine of our analysis.

Lexmark Pro5500 OfficeEdge

Technical Specs:

Manufacturer: Lexmark
Model: Lexmark Pro5500 OfficeEdge
Price: 380 euros
Interface USB 2.0, Ethernet, WiFi
300-sheet tray (expandable)
21 ppm b / w, 17 ppm color

Lexmark’s gamble convenes from minute one for its design, really care and which features a spectacular 4.3 inch touch screen diagonal. Under a protective cap found four tanks for ink cartridges allowed size XL (key to reducing the cost per page), a convenient port USB and space for memory cards in Lexmark Pro5500 OfficeEdge.

Lexmark Pro5500 OfficeEdge

Undoubtedly, what serves to make a difference this printer is its control interface. Lexmark is committed to a matrix of icons reminiscent of operating systems for smartphones, friendly and very easy to use. R may onduct most tasks without touching the computer and common tasks such as copying or scanning are really intuitive.

On a technical level we have a machine capable inkjet that prints some 20 pages per minute black n white and 17 in color, with the default values. If we talk about documents with many graphics low speed until a more reasonable 10 ppm, depending on the print settings you have selected. With a maximum resolution of 4,800 x 3,600 points, delivers more than enough for any job.
The integrated scanner in Lexmark Pro5500 OfficeEdge convinced us. Fast, accurate (1,200 x 4,800) and support software that provides all the basic options and added some interesting, such as integration with Evernote, or the ability to send screenshots to other applications. Furthermore, the inclusion of SmartSolutions adds value to the product and will be a valuable aid in the scenario that is targeted by this machine.

In short, the Lexmark Pro5500 OfficeEdge seems one of the best options based professional inkjet. performance more than acceptable, cost per page content (XL cartridges reach the 2,500 pages in black and white) and contributes extra software that includes the brand make it a great choice for groups that do not need a large print volume and seek a complete multifunction solution and cheaply.