There are plenty of multifunction printers that fit neatly in a SOHO environment. One of them is the Samsung SCX-4300. In terms of capabilities, the Samsung SCX-4300 driver is as straightforward as it gets. It can print, scan, and copy at a reasonably fast rate. Plus, it has excellent output quality as well.
Want to learn more about the device? Read on. Below, we have a review of the SCX-4300’s features and specifications.
Features of Samsung SCX-4300
Small, yet powerful
At 16 x 14.8 x 9.1 inches, the SCX-4300 is quite small for a 3-in-1 printer. It weighs only 21.3 lbs, allowing for easy movement and placement.
Although it is small in size, it is very capable of handling every task in a SOHO environment. It does its job quite fast and produces excellent output quality.
Ease of use
Among the features that the SCX-4300 driver offers is the ease of use. The device is operated using a control panel located at its front. The control panel is comprised of a 2-line, 16-character LCD display, and 8 control buttons.
The LCD displays an intuitive and user-friendly interface. The 8 buttons have various functions and they work well with the LCD display. Navigation is easy, too.
This feature makes copying both sides of an ID card (or any other small document) onto a single sheet hassle-free. All you have to do is to copy the front side of the ID card, flip it over, copy the back side, then print.
The SmarThru4 feature allows you to edit scanned images, save the results in various formats, as well as set up print or copy formats.
Specifications of Samsung SCX-4300
The SCX-4300 is a 3-in-1 device manufactured by Samsung. As a multifunction printer, it can print, scan, as well as copy. The device utilizes laser printing technology. Its printer output is monochrome. It connects to a PC via USB. The printer’s monthly duty cycle is up to 10,000 pages.
In terms of printing, the SCX-4300 has a first print out time of less than seconds counted from Ready mode. As for pages per minute, it can dish out up to 19 pages per minute in Letter.
The maximum resolution it supports for printing is up to 600 x 600 dpi. It also comes with Samsung Printer Language Emulation.
The first copy out time and speed is similar to that of printing: less than 11 seconds and up to 19 cpm in Letter, respectively. It also supports the same resolution: up to 600 x 600 dpi.
For copying, the Samsung SCX-4300 driver can zoom from 50 to 200%. It comes with copy features such as clone, auto-fit, 2-up, ID copy, poster copy
The device scans to PC and is compatible with both WIA and TWAIN standards. It uses the color CIS method for scanning. It has resolutions of up to 600 x 2,400 dpi (optical) and up to 4,800 x 4,800 dpi (enhanced).
5. Paper handling
The SCX-4300’s paper input capacities are 250-sheet cassette and a single sheet manual tray. As for the paper output capacity, it has a 50-sheet face down and a single sheet face up.
The device supports various media sizes, ranging from 3 x 5 inches to 8.5 x 14 inches. It supports media types such as plain paper, color paper, label, envelope, bond, OHP, thick, thin, and preprinted.
6. Noise level
During standby, the noise level of the device is less than 28 dBA. When used for printing, the noise level increases to up to 53 dBA.
That’s our review of the Samsung SCX-4300 driver. So if you are looking for an inexpensive yet capable printer for a SOHO environment, the Samsung SCX-4300 is definitely worth checking out. It is a 3-in-1 device that does its job fast and delivers excellent results for its price.
Driver for Windows
Supported Platform: Win 10 (32-bit/64-bit), Win 8 (32-bit/64-bit), Win 8.1 (32-bit/64-bit), Win 7 (32-bit/64-bit), Win XP (32-bit/64-bit), Win Server, Win Vista
Driver for macOS
Supported Platform: mac 10.3, mac 10.4, mac 10.5, mac 10.6, mac 10.7, mac 10.8, mac 10.9, mac 10.10, mac 10.11, mac 10.12, mac 10.13, mac 10.14, mac 10.15, mac 11
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