Before deciding which printer to buy, begin with a quick summary of how they work. The posts here are less about the technical and more about practical explanations. More technical explanations can be found Wiki or How stuff works. We technicians may be fascinated by how an induction fuser works, however most people might just want a brief explanation of why an inkjet makes weird noises.
People may ask which printer is better, laser or inkjet? The answer will depend on what the printer is required to do. It’s similar to asking which vehicle is better, a truck or sports car? It depends on whether you want to get somewhere fast or get a lot of stuff somewhere. Inkjet’s are better in some ways, laser printers better in others. What you’re printing and why will determine which printer is better. These articles are designed to help people assess which type of printer is right for them.
Which printer type?
Once the decision about which printer you need is settled, we have some buying guides for each type of printer. They are designed to give the consumer the most relevant information they need when shopping for a printer. Features to look for and traits to avoid are covered as well as any insider shopping tips. Written by a service technician with 23 years experience repairing and using printers, these guides are a must read before buying.
What to look for when buying a printer
Finally, The Printer JAM has reviewed some of the best printers available on the market. This list is by no means complete, but is provide good place to start. They are designed to give someone the most relevant information about buying a printer. We want you to get the most from your printer so you will continue to come back to this site!
The Printer JAM also has a guide for choosing the best paper for your printer