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Samsung CLX 4195fw Review

Editor's Note: This review has been removed from our side-by-side comparison because it no longer ranks as a top 10 product. The original review is below, but check out our current top 10 reviews on Wireless Laser Printers here.

Our Verdict

Print from any device in any room with this wireless laser printer.

For

  • All of you electronic devices can connect to this printer through your home network.

Against

  • The toner cartridges has a yield of only 1,800 pages.
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Samsung CLX 4195fw image: Print from any of your mobile devices.

Samsung CLX 4195fw image: Print from any of your mobile devices.
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Samsung CLX 4195fw image: The sleek, professional design will fit right in with your home office.

Samsung CLX 4195fw image: The sleek, professional design will fit right in with your home office.
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Samsung CLX 4195fw image: This multifunction wireless printer has everything you need to work from home.

Samsung CLX 4195fw image: This multifunction wireless printer has everything you need to work from home.
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Samsung CLX 4195fw image: This printer can handle multiple users networked to it at once.

Samsung CLX 4195fw image: This printer can handle multiple users networked to it at once.
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Samsung CLX 4195fw image: A multipurpose paper tray is included with this printer.

Samsung CLX 4195fw image: A multipurpose paper tray is included with this printer.
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Samsung CLX 4195fw image: The toner cartridges will print up to 1,800 pages before needing to be replaced.

Samsung CLX 4195fw image: The toner cartridges will print up to 1,800 pages before needing to be replaced.
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Samsung CLX 4195fw image: The touchscreen lets you send scanned documents from the printer to your mobile device.

Samsung CLX 4195fw image: The touchscreen lets you send scanned documents from the printer to your mobile device.
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Samsung CLX 4195fw image: Print documents from your USB memory drive.

Samsung CLX 4195fw image: Print documents from your USB memory drive.
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Samsung CLX 4195fw image: Incoming faxes and scanned documents can be saved onto a USB memory drive from this printer.

Samsung CLX 4195fw image: Incoming faxes and scanned documents can be saved onto a USB memory drive from this printer.
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Samsung CLX 4195fw image: Along with a printer, this machine also includes a scanner, copier and fax machine.

Samsung CLX 4195fw image: Along with a printer, this machine also includes a scanner, copier and fax machine.

Editor's Note: This review has been removed from our side-by-side comparison because it no longer ranks as a top 10 product. The original review is below, but check out our current top 10 reviews on Wireless Laser Printers here.

This machine allows you to print documents and spreadsheets, as well as photos from your computer, tablet, smartphone or any other mobile device. It is designed to be as user-friendly as possible and will ensure every penny you put into it is well worth it. No other wireless printer on our review comes close to matching the Samsung CLX 4195fw in performance, features and capabilities.

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ou and your family can wirelessly connect all of your electronic devices to the Samsung CLX WiFi printer including iPods, iPads, iPhones, laptops and any other mobile device. You will need to download the mobile app onto your devices, but as soon as that is installed, you will be able to send projects to this printer from just about anywhere in your office. You can also print documents directly from a USB flash drive.

This printer comes standard will all the security features you need to ensure your network is secure. This means you don't have to worry about sensitive information being grabbed or shared through your printer's Wi-Fi network, even if you are printing from the next room.

This wireless printer comes with 256MB of installed memory. This is more than enough to support a few devices sending print jobs at once and holding several projects within the printer’s queue. You can install up to 512MB of additional memory, as well.

The Samsung CLX 4195fw will hold 350 sheets of paper: 250 in its input two tray and 100 in the multipurpose tray. This machine doesn't support any additional paper trays, so this is the maximum amount of paper this machine will hold. Your projects will print quickly. It will take 16 seconds for the machine to warm up and print off the first page. After this, the Samsung CLX can print up to 19 pages per minute.

Each page you print will have an image resolution of 600dpi. This is the minimum industry standard for laser printers. While this isn't the best resolution for printing images, it will print quality text.

The Samsung CLX 4195fw looks slick. Its professional design will fit right in with your office decor. It will need a bit of room, though. It stands over 16 inches high and weighs close to 50 pounds. Though this printer is heavy, this is a good sign that it has been designed to handle a lot of printing and last a long time.

With this wireless printer, you won't need to invest in any other office machines. The Lexmark CLX 4195fw comes with a copier, scanner and fax machine. With the internal Wi-Fi capabilities and the large touchscreen of this printer, you can scan documents directly to any of your electronic devices, including your smartphone. This wireless printer is the solution to most of your on-the-go needs.

This Wi-Fi printer comes standard with a multipurpose tray and an input two tray. You can add up to four additional trays to reduce how often you need to restock with paper. Lexmark has a coaster base available to purchase, as well, which makes it easier to roll the CLX 4195fw to where you need it.

Investing in a wireless printer can be costly, especially if you need to print off several documents every night. Fortunately, Samsung has ensured that the CLX 4195fw has the best economic features, so you won't break the bank every time you print.

This printer comes with a toner cartridge that has a yield of 1,800 pages. You won’t have to worry about changing expensive cartridges for quite a while, as its monthly duty cycle is 40,000 pages - a good sign that this printer will not need to be replaced too soon. When running at its maximum capacity, the Samsung CLX 4195fw uses 380 watts of power, which is a decent output for the features and functions of this printer. The Samsung CLX 4195fw is also an Energy Star qualified product.

The FAQs section on the Samsung website is searchable and product specific. However, if you would like personal interaction, both email and telephone assistance is available, as is a live chat feature. You won't have to wait long for a response to your answers. It is a pleasure working with Samsung’s support personnel, who are very friendly and eager to help.

We've found that the Samsung CLX 4195fw is the best wireless laser printer for your home. All of your electronic devices easily connect and print to this machine, so you can print from anywhere in your home. In addition to having every function available for a wireless printer, the Samsung CLX 4195 is compatible with every operating system, including Windows 8, Mac OS X, Linux and Oracle. It isn't hard to see why this printer is untouchable and in a class all of its own.