|85 Reviews + 2 Awards|
|Lots of Positive Reviews|
95Value for Money
|3 Years Old|
|2400 X 600 DPI||20ppm||Yes||Yes||Sep 2015|
|Maximum Resolution||Print Speed||Colour Printing||Duplex Printing||Release Date|
Ricoh C250 Best UK Prices
Ricoh C250 Price History
Value for Money
Why Has it Scored 86?
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.
Average Review Score
4.3 stars (85 reviews)
of Customers Would Recommend
Best Buy Award
This laser printer has received a Best Buy Award from Expert Reviews.
Value for Money Award
The Ricoh C250 has received a Value for Money Award from itpro.co.uk.
How Good Are Ricoh Laser Printers?
Key Reasons For and Against
Supports colour printing
Supports duplex printing
Supports direct printing
Average standard input capacity
Only 2400 x 600 DPI
Very slow print speed
Slower than average time to first page
Slower than average warm-up time
Smaller than average standard output capacity
Only 2400 X 600 DPI
Very Slow Print Speed
Across all the laser printers the print speeds range from 8ppm to 75ppm, and the average print speed is 34ppm. The print speed of the Ricoh C250 of only 20ppm is slower than average when compared to most other laser printers. It is slower than 85% of all laser printers when ordered by this feature.
Supports Colour Printing
The Ricoh C250 supports colour printing, which is unusual. 56% of laser printers do not support colour printing.
Slower Than Average Time to First Page
The time to first page of the Ricoh C250 of 14s is slower than average when compared to most other laser printers. It is in the slowest 12% of all laser printers when sorted by this feature. The average time to first page of all laser printers is 9s, with the fastest being 2.2s and the slowest being 140s.
Average Standard Input Capacity
The Ricoh C250's standard input capacity of 251 sheets is pretty standard compared to most other laser printers. It is bigger than 55% of all laser printers when ranked by this feature.
Supports Duplex Printing
The Ricoh C250 supports duplex printing. 79% of laser printers also support duplex printing.
Supports Direct Printing
The Ricoh C250 supports direct printing, unlike 77% of laser printers which do not support direct printing.
Slower Than Average Warm-Up Time
The fastest warm-up time of laser printers is 4s, the slowest is 98s, and the average warm-up time is 25s. The warm-up time of the Ricoh C250 of 30s is slower than average when compared to most other laser printers. It is in the slowest 22% of all laser printers when sorted by this feature.
Smaller Than Average Standard Output Capacity
Across all the laser printers the standard output capacities range from 10 sheets to 750 sheets, and the average standard output capacity is 230 sheets. The standard output capacity of the Ricoh C250 of only 150 sheets is smaller than average when compared to most other laser printers. It is in the smallest 31% of all laser printers when ranked by this feature.
The Ricoh C250 has been listed on Kagoo since March 2017 and is currently ranked number 13 out of 337 laser printers.
Value for Money
Value for Money
We determine value for money by calculating a quality score for each product based on its reviews, features and age, and then comparing this quality score to the product price. A laser printer with a high quality score and low price will get a good value for money score.
We have analysed the Ricoh C250, and ranked it:
Good Value For Money
This laser printer is both high quality and a low price, making it excellent value for money.
Expert review site Itpro.co.uk highlighted in their review that this Ricoh laser printer was good value for money.
Value for Money of Similar Laser Printers
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Ricoh C250 Release Date
Newer Laser Printers Worth Considering
15 months newer
User reviews are marginally better
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Considerably better user reviews
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When Are Most New Ricoh Laser Printers Released?
Over the last 3 years we couldn't see any clear pattern in the release month for new Ricoh laser printers.
How Fast Do Ricoh Laser Printer Prices Drop After Release?
Ricoh laser printers tend to depreciate faster than most laser printers.
Ricoh C250 Video Reviews
|5 Stars||51 Reviews|
|4 Stars||19 Reviews|
|3 Stars||6 Reviews|
|2 Stars||2 Reviews|
|1 Star||4 Reviews|
Ricoh C250 Specification
|Maximum Resolution||2400 x 600 DPI|
|Maximum Duty Cycle||30,000 Pages Per Month|
|Time to First Page||14s|
|Maximum Input Capacity||751 Sheets|
|Standard Input Capacity||251 Sheets|
|Standard Output Capacity||150 Sheets|
|Maximum Print Size||A4 / Letter|
|Media Weight (Tray 1)||160 G/m²|
|Media Types Supported||Envelopes, Plain Paper, Labels, Recycled Paper, Bond Paper, Thin Paper, Thick Paper, Card Stock|
|Standard Tray Media Weight||60g/m²|
|Non-ISO Print Media Sizes||A4 (210 x 297 mm)|
|ISO A-Series Sizes (A0...A9)||A4|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|Colour||black, multicolour, red, yellow, brown, White|
|Power Consumption (Typical)||1,300W|
|Energy Star Certified||Yes|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Fax Resolution Standard Mode (Black & White)||200 X 100 Dpi|
|Image Scaling/enlargement Range||400%|
|Custom Media Sizes||A4|
|Maximum Number of Copies||99 Copies|
|Compatible Operating Systems||G3|
|Connection to PC||Yes|
|Compliance Industry Standards||CUL, UL 60950-1 Second Edition, CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 60950-1|
|Optical Scanning Resolution||1,200 DPI|
|Fax Transmission Speed||33.6 Kbps|
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