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OKI MC873dn
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OKI MC873dn
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1 Review
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Features
Good Features
68
Popularity
Widely Available
52
Value for Money
Average
69
Age
3 Years Old
69
Kagoo Score
Good
Our Verdict:
A good spec and classic 1200 x 600 DPI laser printer. It supports colour printing and duplex printing and has a standard input capacity of 2,005 sheets.
1200 X 600 DPI 35ppm Yes Yes Sep 2015
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With really good reviews and very good features, we have ranked the OKI MC873dn number 31 across all laser printers.

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Kagoo Score
77
Reviews
76
Features
69
Popularity
53
Value for Money
70
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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 69?

purchasers report that it has ok expert reviews with an average expert rating of 70%.
This laser printer is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better laser printers are available.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1200 x 600 DPI
Supports colour printing
Slower than average time to first page
Slower than average warm-up time

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each laser printer by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the laser printer is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec laser printers come to market, the older laser printers will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Average Review Score

2.8 stars (1 review)
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What Are People Saying About the OKI MC873dn?

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  • ... and fax) at up to tabloid (11-by-17-inch) size, an ability that accounts for the printer's hefty price and humongous size. T... The OKI MC873dn is a capable ...
    PC Mag 21 Jul 2015
  • ... 5-year warranty. Subpar output quality across the board. Limited paper capacity for an MFP at its price. Other solutions may be more cost-effective.
    PC Mag 21 Jul 2015
  • One Person Thought it Was a Good Size
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    One Person Thought This Laser Printer Has Useful Technical Features
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    One Customer Thought it Had a Poor Capacity
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    How Good Are OKI Laser Printers?

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    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    1200 x 600 DPI
    Supports colour printing
    Bigger than average standard input capacity
    Supports duplex printing
    Bigger than average standard output capacity
    Average print speed
    Slower than average time to first page
    Slower than average warm-up time
    1200 X 600 DPI

    The OKI MC873 has a maximum resolution of 1200 x 600 DPI. That's 50% less resolution than a 1200 x 1200 DPI laser printer, which is the most frequently found resolution. The resolution of all laser printers ranges from 600 x 600 DPI (worst) to 9600 x 600 DPI (best).

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    Average Print Speed

    The print speed of the OKI MC873 of 35ppm is relatively typical compared to most other laser printers. It is faster than 40% of all laser printers when sorted by this feature.

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    Supports Colour Printing
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    The OKI MC873 supports colour printing, unlike 56% of laser printers which do not support colour printing.

    What is colour printing? Less Edit
    Slower Than Average Time to First Page

    The fastest time to first page of laser printers is 2.2s, the slowest is 140s, and the average time to first page is 9s. The time to first page of the OKI MC873 of 9.5s is slower than 70% of all laser printers when ranked by this feature.

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    Bigger Than Average Standard Input Capacity
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    The standard input capacity of the OKI MC873 of 2,010 sheets is very big compared to most other laser printers. It is in the biggest 1% of all laser printers when sorted by this feature. The standard input capacities of laser printers range from 0.0018 sheets to 4,400 sheets, and the average standard input capacity is 430 sheets.

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    Supports Duplex Printing
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    The OKI MC873 supports duplex printing. 79% of laser printers also support duplex printing.

    What is duplex printing? Less Edit
    Bigger Than Average Standard Output Capacity

    The OKI MC873's standard output capacity of 450 sheets is bigger than average when compared to most other laser printers. It is bigger than 80% of all laser printers when ranked by this feature. Across all the laser printers the standard output capacities range from 10 sheets to 750 sheets, and the average standard output capacity is 240 sheets.

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    Slower Than Average Warm-Up Time

    The warm-up time of the OKI MC873 of 32s is slower than average when compared to most other laser printers. It is in the slowest 18% of all laser printers when sorted by this feature. The fastest warm-up time of laser printers is 4s, the slowest is 98s, and the average warm-up time is 25s.

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    Popularity

    Popularity

    The OKI MC873dn has been listed on Kagoo since March 2017 and is currently ranked number 31 out of 326 laser printers.
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    Value for Money

    Value for Money

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    What the Reviews Say

    Some people thought the OKI MC873 did not have a fair price
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    OKI MC873dn Release Date

    September 2015

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    When Are Most New OKI Laser Printers Released?

    January to March is the most common period for new OKI laser printers to be released in.

    That means that most of the latest OKI laser printer technology was released in within the last 3 months, and now is good time to buy. March was the biggest month in 2018 for new OKI laser printers, with one new OKI laser printers released that month. In 2017 most new OKI laser printers were released in January, with one new OKI laser printers released that month. The biggest month in 2016 for new OKI laser printer releases was October, with seven new OKI laser printers released that month.

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    How Fast Do OKI Laser Printer Prices Drop After Release?

    OKI laser printers tend to depreciate faster than most laser printers.

    Most laser printers drop in price by 10% in the first 6 months after release. On average OKI laser printers drop in price by 15% in the first 6 months after release. That means a saving of $122 on a typical $806 new OKI laser printer if you wait 6 months before buying.

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    OKI MC873dn Specification

    Key Features
    Maximum Resolution
    Print Speed
    Colour Printing
    Print Technology
    Print Technology
    Duplex Printing
    Maximum Duty Cycle
    Colour Depth
    Printing
    Time to First Page (Colour, Normal)
    Warm-Up Time
    Time to First Page
    Input Capacity
    Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity
    Maximum Input Capacity
    Standard Input Capacity
    Output Capacity
    Standard Output Capacity
    Paper Handling
    Maximum Print Size
    Media Weight (Tray 1)
    Media Types Supported
    Standard Tray Media Weight
    Envelopes Sizes
    Non-ISO Print Media Sizes
    ISO A-Series Sizes (A0...A9)
    Networking
    Security Algorithms
    Ports & Interfaces
    Standard Interfaces
    Memory
    Internal Memory
    Design
    Display Diagonal
    Colour
    Power
    Power Consumption (Typical)
    Input Voltage
    Sound Emission
    Noise Level (Idle)
    Certificates
    Energy Star Certified
    Operational Conditions
    Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
    Operating Temperature (T-T)
    Weight & Dimensions
    Height
    Depth
    Width
    Packaging Content
    Bundled Software
    Other Features
    Image Scaling/enlargement Range
    Service & Support
    Custom Media Sizes
    Maximum Number of Copies
    Copy Speed (Normal Quality, Black, A4)
    Compatible Operating Systems
    Time to First Copy (Black, Normal)
    Connection to PC
    Time to First Copy (Colour, Normal)
    Weight
    Optical Scanning Resolution
    Technical Details
    Fax Transmission Speed

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    okmc873dnct mc873dnct, oki uk ltd mc873dnct, 45850624 mc873dncta3, oki 45850624oki, oki mc873dncta3, oki bdb4zs00, oki p234424p, oki 35ppm

    Barcodes

     00000045850621,  00000045850624,  05031713065128,  05031713065159,  05057454711803

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