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Dell 3110cn

We have collected and analysed 8 expert reviews and 28 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 73/100 and users rate it 89/100. The average review date is 09-08-2010. We have compared these reviews to 325030 reviews from other Desktop Computers. The alaScore™ for this product is 84/100 = Very good. Last update: 27-03-2019.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Dell 3110cn


alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Dell 3110cn from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Desktops on

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Mar, 2019

Expert review by : Good Gear (

Expert Review


The Dell isn't cheap, but its running costs are among the lowest available. Add strong output, some heavyweight specifications (with options that'll beef it up considerably) and network support as standard, and you have an excellent colour laser that...

Very low running costs, very expandable

A little expensive outright, not the greatest hardware resolution

Jun, 2008

Expert review by : Felisa Yang (

Dell 3110cn review: Dell 3110cn


Dell 3110cn

Lightning-fast mono prints; low per-page costs; built-in networking; 24/7 tech support.

Print quality needs to be improved across the board; duplex costs extra; slow color prints.

The Dell 3110cn is a decent color laser that should satisfy casual home office users, but we think the Lexmark C530dn is an overall better product.

Jan, 2007

Expert review by : M. David Stone (

Dell Color Laser Printer 3110cn


Fast speed and good paper handling help make the Dell Color Laser Printer 3110cn a solid workhorse printer for a small office.

Reasonable speed and output quality overall. Good paper handling.

Although text quality is good enough for most business needs, it's below par for a laser.

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Dec, 2006

Expert review by : Felisa Yang (

Dell 3110cn review: Dell 3110cn


Dell 3110cn

Lightning-fast mono prints; low per-page costs; built-in networking; 24/7 tech support.

Print quality needs to be improved across the board; duplex costs extra; slow color prints.

The Dell 3110cn is a decent color laser that should satisfy casual home office users, but we think the Lexmark C530dn is an overall better product.

Jan, 2007

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Dell® PF028 Black Toner Cartridge


Dell quality product.

Clean Replacement,Easy to Replace,Sharp Tones & Colors

Aug, 2011

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Dell laser Cartidges


These are replacement cartridges for our laser printer and the Dell's work great. it is good to have them available from Staples overnight rather then having to order only from Dell.

Clean Replacement,Long Lasting Color,Sharp Tones & Colors

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Great toner,last a mega long time.


This is a greta toner. A bit expensive, but you get all that you pay for.

Clean Replacement,Dries Quickly,Easy to Replace,Long Cartridge Life,Long Lasting Color,Sharp Tones & Colors

Too Expensive

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Direct replacement for Dell printer Glad to find at Staples

Clean Replacement,Long Cartridge Life,Sharp Tones & Colors

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I would buy this product again and again


the product surpass my expectations.

Clean Replacement,Easy to Replace,Long Cartridge Life,Long Lasting Color,Sharp Tones & Colors


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Clean Replacement,Long Cartridge Life

Product Specifications

Dell brings high quality, highly affordable printing to color lasers. Designed for departmental or workgroup use, with networking as standard, the Dell Color Laser 3110cn is a mid-range color laser printer. The 3110cn prints crisp high-speed output in color or monochrome for impressive, easy to read business documents. Running costs are very competitive in both monochrome and color print modes, and this printer can be fitted with high-capacity toner cartridges for optimum economy.


Blue Angel certified:Y
Certification:CE mark [EN55022:1994 Class B+A1:1995+A2:1997, EN61000-3-2:2000, EN 61000-3-3:1995+A1:2001, EN55024:1998+A1:2001+A2:2003], FCC CFR Title 47, Part 15 Class B, ICES-003, Issue 4, GOST; SABS, C-Tick, VCCI
Energy Star certified:Y / Yes


Built-in Display:Y
Colour of product:Black, grey
Stand-by LED:Y / Yes

Dimensions & Weight


Environmental Standards

Blue Angel Compliant: Yes
ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Colour of product:Black
Compatibility:3110CN 3115CN


Compatibility:Mac / PC / Unix
Country Kits:France
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Dell Color Laser Printer

Input capacity

Maximum input capacity:250 / 950
Maximum number of paper trays:3
Multi-Purpose tray capacity:150
Number of standard paper trays:2
Paper input type:Paper tray
Standard input capacity:250


Flash memory:1152
Internal Memory:128
Maximum internal memory:1152


Microsoft Certification:Works with Windows Vista
Vista Certification:Works with Windows Vista


Type: None


Ethernet LAN:Y
Network ready:Y / Yes
Supported network protocols (IPv4):TCP/IP & UDP/IP (LPD, Port9100, IPP, SMB, NetWare, FTP, HTTP, HTTPS, RARP, AutoIP, WINS, SMTP, FTP, DDNS, SNMP, DHCP, BOOTP, mDNS; NetBEUI (SMB); NetWare P-server; Ethertalk; AppleTalk
Type:Print server

Operational conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):15 - 80 / 15 - 85
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 32

Other features

Capacity cartridge:5000
Fonts included:HP PCL 5e/6 - 81; Adobe PostScript 3TM - 136
I/O ports:IEEE 1284
Media weights by paper path:60 - 215 gsm
Networking features:Ethernet 10/100 BaseT
Power consumption (active):420
Power requirements:220-240 V, 47-63 Hz
Safety:IEC/EN60950-1:2001, IEC60825-1, CE Mark (EU), Nemko, GS Mark, GOST & Hygienic, SASO, SABS, UL/cUL, FDA/DHHS (21CFR), NOM
Standard media sizes:76 x 220 mm, 98 x 355 mm

Output capacity

Maximum output capacity:250
Standard output capacity:250

Packaging Content

Bundled software:Dell Open Manage Printer Manager Dell Printer Configuration Web Tool; Dell Colour Track 2 and Dell Toner Management System, HP Openview, CA Unicenter, IBM Tivoli, Printer MIB
Power cord included:Y

Paper Handling

ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A5
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Non-ISO print media sizes:executive, folio, legal, letter
Standard tray media types:Coated paper, Envelopes, Labels, Lightweight paper, Plain paper, Recycled paper, Thick paper, Transparencies / Envelopes, Labels, Plain paper, Recycled paper, Transparencies


Built-in processor:Y
Linux operating systems supported:Y
Mac operating systems supported:Y
Other operating systems supported:Novell NetWare 3.x, Novell NetWare 4.x, Novell NetWare 5.x, Novell NetWare 6.x
Processor frequency:400
Server operating systems supported:Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 x64
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 2000, Windows 2000 Professional, Windows NT, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64

Ports & interfaces

Standard interfaces:Ethernet, Parallel, USB 2.0
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Power consumption (PowerSave):28 / 9
Power Consumption (Standby):95
Power consumption (typical):420

Print technology

Colour :Y / Yes
Duplex printing:O / Yes
Maximum duty cycle:60000
Maximum Resolution:600 x 600
Number of print cartridges:4
Print Technology:Laser
Printing colours:Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Standard printer languages:PCL 5e, PCL 6, PostScript 3


Connectivity Technology:Wired
Interface:Ethernet 10/100Base-TX / Parallel / USB
Language Simulation:PCL 5E / PCL 6 / PostScript 3
Max H-Resolution B/W:600dpi
Max H-Resolution Colour:600dpi
Max Media Size (Standard):A4 (210 x 297 mm)
Max Printing Speed (ppm):30ppm
Max Printing Speed Colour (ppm):17ppm
Max V-Resolution B/W:600dpi
Max V-Resolution Colour:600dpi
Media Type:Cards / Coated paper / Envelopes / Labels / Plain paper / Recycled paper / Transparencies
Monthly Duty Cycle Range (Printer Class):50,000 - 99,999 pages
Output Type:Colour
PostScript Support:Standard
Total Media Capacity:400sheets
Type:Workgroup printer


Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):30 / 31
Print speed (colour, draft quality, A4/US Letter):17
Print speed (colour, normal quality, A4/US Letter):17
Time to first page (black, normal):16
Time to first page (colour, normal):17


Installed Size:128MB
Max Supported Size:1.125GB


Type: None

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Sound emission

Printing noise level:52

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS X / HP-UX 11i / Microsoft Windows 2000 SP2 or later / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 SP6a / Microsoft Windows Server 2003 / Microsoft Windows XP / Microsoft Windows XP 64-bit Edition / Novell NetWare / Red Hat Linux 8.0 / Red Hat Linux 9 / SunSoft Solaris 10 / SuSE Linux 9.0 / TurboLinux 10 / UNIX

Weight & Dimensions

Dimensions (WxDxH):400 x 485 x 470
Height :470
Package dimensions (WxDxH):582 x 755 x 604