A multicolor laser printer, Dell 3115CN can be used not just for printing but also for scanning, facsimile and photocopying. The speed of printing a black and white page using Dell 3115CN is 31ppm whereas for printing a color page it would take 17ppm. Dell 3115CN offers print resolution of 600 X 600 dots per inch. You can print up to 60,000 pages per month using your Dell 3115CN. There are two ways of standard inputs for paper in this multifunctional laser printer. A 150 sheet multipurpose tray and a 250 sheet drawer are a part of the multipurpose printer. Dell 3115CN comes with the 400 MHz processor and standard and maximum memory options. When considering 256MB memory version, 128Mb is allocated for the printing purposes and the next 128MB is used for scanning, faxing and copying.
The maximum memory comes with 1152MB out of which 128MB is given to the printing as usual and the rest 1028MB is used as RAM. You can also expand the capabilities of the laser printer using 200 pin DDR2 DIMM expansion slots. Added to that there is an additional option of 550 sheets drawer that increase the capacity of the papers to 950 sheets. With the help of wireless options, you can connect the printer to a network without any cables. There is also a dual-sided printing capability in this laser printer. There are three options for the networking standards. They are 10/100 Base T Ethernet, high speed USB 2.0 and lastly a parallel port of IEEE 1284. Dell’s printer is compatible with various operating systems that include Windows Vista of both 32 as well as 64 bit, Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Mac, UNIX and Linux. The cost involved with the printing and other jobs using the multifunction printer is very less as compared to other printers from several makes.
The installation software is included in the package of the printer. The Dell’s 3115CN printer package features Dell toner management system, Dell color track 2, Dell printer configuration tool, remote printer setup tools, and many more. There are three color cartridges that come with this multicolor printer like yellow, cyan and magenta to give you high quality imaging experience. The owner’s manual is also given in the set for the user to understand and find necessary help in the installation and setting up of the printer. There is also an amazing online support system which works round the clock and helps the customers with the proper working of the system. The toner management system would check the toner levels of the system continuously and sends email alerts to the customer on the picture quality whenever the quality of the system gets low.