The gapTCO is an intuitive, graphical user experience designed to allow simple and easy analysis of the Total Cost of Ownership of printer and MFP devices. This month's edition compares the Samsung ProXpress M4070FX, Lexmark MX511de MFP, Kyocera ECOSYS M2635dw and Canon imageCLASS D1370.

At an AMPV of 1,000 pages, 5 percent black coverage, five-year length of ownership, and manufacturer website pricing for hardware:

  • The Samsung ProXpress M4070FX is the winning product with the lowest TCO of $1,450.52 followed by the Lexmark MX511de MFP with a TCO of $1,609.14, the Kyocera ECOSYS M2635dw with a TCO of $2,114.27 and the Canon imageCLASS D1370 with a TCO of $2,865.00.
  • The Canon imageCLASS D1370 has the fastest first print out of the devices compared at 6.0 seconds, followed by the Lexmark MX511de MFP and Samsung ProXpress M4070FX both with 6.5 seconds and the Kyocera ECOSYS M2635dw at 6.8 seconds.
  • The Canon imageCLASS D1370 and Lexmark MX511de MFP offer the highest starter cartridge yield at 5,000 pages while the Kyocera ECOSYS M2635dw and Samsung ProXpress M4070FX include starter cartridges yielding 3,000 pages. 
  • The Lexmark MX511de MFP has the largest replacement toner cartridge yield in the comparison with 20,000 pages. Followed by the Samsung ProXpress M4070FX with a replacement cartridge yield of 15,000 pages, the Canon imageCLASS D1370 at 5,000 pages and the Kyocera ECOSYS M2635dw at 3,000 pages.
  • The Kyocera ECOSYS M2635dw is the only device to offer standard WiFi connectivity. The Lexmark MX511de MFP offers optional WiFi connectivity, but neither the Samsung ProXpress M4070FX nor Canon imageCLASS D1370 are WiFi enabled.
  • All of the devices compared offer Network, connectivity. The Kyocera ECOSYS M2635dw is the only device compared to not offer Gigabit Ethernet.
  • The Samsung ProXpress M4070FX and the Kyocera ECOSYS M2635dw are the devices, launching in 2016, and the only devices in the comparison to offer color scan functionality.
  • Usage-Based Black CPPs for this specific printing environment are as follows:
    • Lexmark MX511de MFP: $0.0102
    • Samsung ProXpress M4070FX: $0.0125
    • Kyocera ECOSYS M2635dw: $0.0216
    • Canon imageCLASS D1370: $0.0323

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Product Breakdown

Product Breakdown

Lifetime TCO

Lifetime TCO Graph

Detailed Comparison

Detailed Breakdown

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Head-to-Head Comparison

head to head comp

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