Updated 4 May 2018

Samsung

Printer Xpress M2026

Snapshot: The Samsung Printer Xpress M2026 connects via USB, but doesn't have a display screen. How well does it print?

Printer Xpress M2026
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$90

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Test results

Overall score
62
Print quality
?/10
Energy use
?/10

Good points

  • OK printing.
  • Excellent energy use.

But

  • Comparatively expensive printing costs.
  • No WiFi.

How we test

Non-multifunction printers

Overall score includes:
Print quality (90%)
Energy use (5%)
Networking (5%)

Multifunction printers

Overall score includes:
Print quality (63%)
Scanning (13.5%)
Copying (13.5%)
Energy use (5%)
Networking (5%)

We don’t retest older printers. To account for their age, each year we alter their overall and individual scores. This can affect whether a printer maintains recommended or worth considering status.

Extra ink used is the percentage of extra ink used for maintenance cleaning when printing 30 pages (text, graphics and photos) intermittently over 4 weeks, compared to the same printer printing 30 pages continuously.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$90

Running costs

Cost per black page ($)
0.082
Cost per colour page ($)
n/a
Cost per page - 4x6 photo ($)
n/a
Extra ink used (%)
n/a
Colour
×

Specifications

Type
Laser
Dimensions WxLxH (cm)
33 x 41 x 25
Ethernet
×
WiFi
×
USB
×
Fax
×
Auto duplexing
×
Number of cartridges
1
Page capacity
150
Separate 4x6 photo tray
n/a
PictBridge
n/a

Features

Touchscreen
×
Can print through email
×
Supports Google Cloud Print
×
Print CD/DVD
×