Consumer Reports makes it easy to find the best printer for your needs. Read our buying guide to learn more before you shop. CR Digital members can access ratings and reviews on hundreds of inkjets and laser printers. Printers are tested on text quality, how much ink they use (and waste), speed, and more.

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Printers Buying Guide

These days, many documents and photos live on laptop drives or on cloud services. But you still need a great printer to make your vacation snaps or quarterly reports into physical realities you can hang on a wall or hand out at a meeting. Printers have become less expensive and increasingly tricked-out over time. You can pick up a basic inkjet for well under $100.