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Lexmark Platinum Pro905 All-in-One Printer Review

The Lexmark Platinum Pro905 is a multifunctional printer is designed for small offices. One of the best features of the Lexmark Platinum Pro905 printer is that it has web based control panel and applications, integrated in it. Although there aren’t a lot of apps on it right now but it is surely a nice feature, especially because of its nice big LCD screen. The Lexmark Platinum Pro905 costs about 400 dollars.

Lexmark Platinum Pro905 has its own feature which is called “SmartSolutions”. It is basically the ability to bind functions or executions to a button on its big LCD screen. For example, you can program the button to execute multi-function actions like scanning a document and then automatically sending it to a desired server. The printer comes preloaded with few presets but the ability to create your own sequences of actions is overwhelming. In conclusion, the “SmartSolutions” feature is truly unique and you won’t find it in other printers.

Lexmark Platinum Pro905 offers decent multifunction printing which includes two 150-sheet input trays. You can fit photo paper in the top input tray and you can remove the bottom tray. Lexmark also has an automatic duplex printing, not to mention the 50 pages automatic document feeder. There is a vast variety of input slots for media cars like Memory Sticks, SD Cards, and XD-Picture Cards. Lexmark offers a long 5-year warranty for its product but if you register online within the 90 days of purchase.

The ink costs are, in fact, cheap. The Lexmark Platinum Pro905 printer offers replacement cartridges for just 5 dollars for black ink (about 510 pages) and color ink cartridges for 18 dollars (about 600 pages). So, that averages about 1 cent per black color text page and about 10 cents per color page.

The printing speed of Platinum Pro905 printer is approximately 6.3 ppm (pages per minute) when printing black text and color printing which averages 2,5 ppm which is slightly below average.

All in all, Lexmark Platinum Pro905 all-in-one printer offers nice features for small office users. Considering that it is a multifunction printer and it has its “SmartSolutions” feature, you can definitely say that it is unique. With “SmartSolutions” and your patience you can create your own presets that will help you in daily printing.