Wireless networking means that your printer can be put wherever it will fit, rather than being limited to locations that are easily accessible. If it is orange, wireless is on but not connected. All content posted on TechnologyGuide is granted to TechnologyGuide with electronic publishing rights in perpetuity, as all content posted on this site becomes a part of the community. At a foot or more away the images looked great, which generally speaking, is the way most of us view our photos. You can individually select images to print off on a wide range of paper sizes or print out a proof sheet where you can select which images you want to print after viewing them. Several of our test pages became misaligned as they went through the rollers, resulting in ADF paper jams, torn and creased originals and useless scans or copies.

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This helps it calculate what size to print, and also how much ink to use depending on the style of paper. Colour prints looked good and our business graphs and illustrations were reproduced clearly, but with colour print speeds of just 1.

The paper used was generic Office Max printing paper.

Easy step by step unpacking instructions and software setup Wireless printing and scanning Automatic document feeder and built-in duplex printing Intuitive display and menu controls. The problem is bad enough that it became more hassle to use the internal card reader rather than loading up Photoshop or Gimp on my laptop and printing from that.

Lexmark X4975 Professional printer review

Draft text was just as sharp, but the lettering was thinner, although good enough for most day-to-day printing tasks.


Lexmark X review Printers. If you want to scan something to a memory card, you can insert any supported flash device into the card reader, and during the scan it will output a JPEG image file to your card.

Here you select that option, and you are then asked what the status of the wireless indicator is. Scan bit color scanner depth; bit grayscale Flatbed scanner easily handles thick books, reports and more Scan to USB flash drive Photo Printing Print directly lexmmark digital memory cards slots, PictBridge compatible digital cameras, or USB flash drive View and edit photos easily with 2. Cyan Magenta Yellow Black Optional 6-color photo printing.

Lexmark X4975

To test the Lexmark X, I ran it through a series of tests printing out images in 8. One example of this is shown below. The Lexmark X is packed with features, but it struggles to convert these into anything other than average performance and decent image quality. From this command center you can setup the printer to copy, scan, and print. This printer offers printing, scanning, and copying duties, with wireless network connectivity, duplex printing, and an automatic document feeder.

Pros Easy step by step unpacking instructions and software setup Wireless printing and scanning Automatic document feeder and built-in duplex printing Intuitive display and menu controls Cons Poor internal JPEG image processing. If you resized and recompressed the image first using Photoshop and put it back on the memory card, the problem vanished. If it is orange, wireless is on but not connected.

Lexmark X review | Expert Reviews

Unfortunately, the X has no built-in ability to search for networks, and you can’t enter security passwords directly on it, either. Obviously, photo printing speed is much slower than the color document printing speed. With the top surface being prone to collecting the most dust, having this all silver would have probably hidden most of the dust accumulation. Since the product is fairly new, the driver disc still lexjark the newest version.


Large image files, such as those from newer high megapixel cameras or a dSLR, produced very poor results. Scan speeds were slow, though acceptable for occasional use. To scan an image you have two options, scan to a network device or scan to a local memory card. The X is designed to be very easy to use with clearly labeled buttons located in one central area surrounding the color display.

Lexmark X Professional All-In-One Printer 40S B&H Photo

Document scans at dpi were clear, although small text was a little fuzzy at per cent magnification, a problem we didn’t encounter when we scanned at dpi. There’s also a lengthy five-year RTB warranty. No Longer Available Update Location close. The flimsy guides did little to hold pages in position. lecmark

Since many digital cameras lexmarrk moving towards larger and larger image sizes, this problem will definitely show up unless you plan on using a very old camera with this printer. The Lexmark X Professional is a 3-in-1 printer targeted towards a home office setting or a small business.

You can then easily select your network and enter your password. The internal processor could not handle the large files, and would print out a heavily pixilated and blurry image. It’s also a boon to lexmrk users who’d rather not be bound to the printer by a cable.