Lexmark Z605

Lexmark Z605 is a Photo Color Jet Printer features Up to 2,400 x 1,200 dpi black resolution, up to 4,800 x 1,200 dpi color, Up to 14 ppm black printing, up to 8 ppm color in draft mode, 100-sheet auto sheet feeder; 2,000-page per month duty cycle, Accu-Feed paper handling virtually eliminates paper jams. The Lexmark Z605 measures 5.5 x 15.9 x 8.5 in./135 x 404 x 216 mm (H x W x D) and weighs 5.4 lb./2.44 kg.

Overall Rating: ★★★★★ | Latest Price Info

User Opinions

Lexmark Z605 User Reviews

BEST Deal, Great Quality
“The Z705 is available for roughly $25 to $30 more, and as far as I can tell, only features another 2-3 pages printed per minute? So, all that said, the Z605 seemed to be best for us. Until we got it home, and used it to print out our taxes. WOW! The Z605 prints beyond our expectations! The installation was easy, setup was user friendly, and easy, and the quality of print is exceptional! The printer is extremely lightweight, has a fold down top for dust protection, which doubles to back your load of paper durring printing, holds about 70 or 80 sheets at a time, is VERY quiet, and overall, it is EXCELLENT! A REAL DEAL at only $49.95!!” – by M. Tayon
Rating: ★★★★★

What Was Lexmark Thinking?
“Okay, for fifty or so bucks, this is a good printer. The photo-printing quality is on par with printers costing two to three times as much, but the text printing is a bit lacking. It looks a little edgy and speckled. Little circular bullets look more like little misshapen octagons and such. Also, it’s pretty slow for every-day text printing, and its photo printing is excrutiatingly slow. But, for fifty bucks, what do you expect? Again, for the money, this is a good printer.” – by Larry Rhodes
Rating: ★★★★☆

So good we got another one
“At my workplace, which it’s a small office, we needed an emergency printer so we got this one. For 50 bucks we got more than we bargained for. It is extremely fast and very efficient. One week after we aquired this one another printer broke so It was a no brainer, cheap but extremely good product my boss got another one like this. Should any more printers break this will be the replacement.” – by Forza Catracha
Rating: ★★★★★

What can I say but “WOW”
“I can say without prejudice that this is the BEST little printer I have ever owned. I started out this century with the much lesser version Z-11 which I paid almost twice as much for. While I still have that printer for the kids’ computer, I would buy another one of the z-605′s in a heartbeat should the z-11 quit on me. I won’t even start to compare the two, but just to say the 605 is WAY better and easier to operate, from installing on the computer to installing the ink cartridges. And speaking of ink cartridges, you can just ignore the inane ramblings of :” ljrhodes ” from 1/29/04. For replacement cartridges, shop the web or go to Staples for their own brand to save money. This printer is SO worth the money.” – by A Customer
Rating: ★★★★★

Perfect for text
“…I remembered the wonderful little Lexmark that came with my iMac several years ago and how reliable it was, and I wound up buying this printer. It’s wonderful! Fact is, I’m in school and don’t print photos. I hate that Epson, which you can’t run without both black and color inks, even if you just plan to print text. The Lexmark will run with just black ink. It does a wonderful job on text. If your primary need of a printer is text, you can’t go wrong with this wonderful little printer.” – by Debbie
Rating: ★★★★★

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Lexmark Z605 Brochure & User Guide

- Lexmark Z605 User Guide for Windows
- Lexmark Z605 User Guide for Mac

Features & Specifications

Lexmark Z605 Features

The Lexmark Z605 Color Jetprinter delivers crisp document printing plus high-quality photo printing from a single compact unit. Printing in draft mode, the Z605 is able to churn out documents at up to 14 ppm black, 8 ppm color. And, in best mode, it’s able to achieve stunning results at up to 4,800 x 1,200 dpi when using photo paper.

The Lexmark Z605 is compatible with both Windows and Mac operating environments, offering USB connectivity for both. The built-in, flip-out auto sheet feeder is able to hold either 100 sheets of paper (up to 150 lb. stock) or 10 envelopes, and it retracts to conserve desk space when not in use.

The Lexmark Z605 Color Jetprinter offers the following features:
* Print 35mm photo quality resolution–up to 4,800 x 1,200 dpi on photo paper; up to 2,400 x 1,200 dpi on all other paper types.
* Print Fast–up to 14 ppm black, up to 8 ppm color.
* Accu-Feed Paper Handling virtually eliminates paper jams while handling a wide range of media, from envelopes to paper stock up to 150 lbs.
* Quick Pick Paper Feed System prints multiple-page jobs faster.
* Convenient onscreen ink level indicators remind you when it’s time to change an ink cartridge.

What’s in the Box
Lexmark Z605 Color Jetprinter, #16 black print cartridge, #26 color print cartridge, installation software CD (drivers and software), Online User’s Guide, setup sheet, power supply with cord; printer cable not included

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