The Ricoh C231N is a solid sturdy work-group printer that has a great print quality and a quick warm up time. They are cheap to buy (compared to other printers in a similar style and while there is no duplexing feature as standard on this model it is adequate for most small business users or even the demanding home user.
The biggest flaw with this printer is the cost of the toner, it is so expensive and still only yields the standard 2500/200 page yield @ 5%. It seems that this printer has Lexmark syndrome whereby in the early Lexmark printers it was cheaper to buy a new printer with the ink that it came with than it was to replace the ink when it had run out. The same can be said for this printer. The toner will set you back on average 3-4 times the cost of purchasing the printer in the first place.
Add impact to your business communications with Ricoh's innovative color laser printers. The Aficio SP C220N offers everything you have always expected from a printer at a very competitive cost. Smaller yet faster than others, these user friendly devices meet all of your business printing needs in monochrome and full color. Thanks to the built-in networking capability, their features can easily be shared within your small office or workgroup. Now you have all the necessary tools at hand to produce the best possible prints, without exception.