Well, the verdict is in—without question, inkjet printers leave their laser counterparts in the dust—when it comes to photograph printing. In other words, laser-class (which includes LED-array) devices can’t hold a candle to inkjet machines, photo-optimized or otherwise, when printing images. However, most photo printers are relatively inefficient at printing business documents.
That said, let me add that for the most part, most of today’s consumer-grade photo-optimized printers do a decent job when printing images, and, yes, some photo printers are certainly better than others, not only at printing photos, but also at churning out business documents. Then, too, most photo printers these days come with a scanner for copying and scanning photos and documents to your PC, other computers on the network, as well as various cloud sites on the Internet.
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