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Hardware Recommendations

PRINTERS - BLACK AND WHITE

The University recommends the use of multi-functional devices (MFD's) in place of printers in order to reduce the print expenditures of the University.  To purchase a multi-functional device, click on the following link and scroll down to the "Copy/MFD Machine Equipment/Maintenance/Supplies" cell.

BC Ecommerce (On-line Ordering)

If a user MUST have a printer, then please see our recommendations below.  In order to make a purchase, click on the following link and log in with your BC credentials. Proceed to click the "M-P" option on the index at the end of the page and scroll down to "Printers - Office & Desktop".

BC Procurement

These printers are intended for multi-user or departmental use:

Support: These printers are fully supported by Information Technology Services and come with a 1-year warranty. It is strongly recommended that you purchase the optional 3-year warranty.

The printers all work under either Windows or Mac OS (10.0 or higher).

When buying a printer, consider the ITS choice first.  Our on-campus hardware repair staff are certified to repair the ITS recommended brands.

All replacement items, such as toner, rollers, and other maintenance parts are the financial responsibility of the owner/department.  And note that connecting cables are not included with the printer and must be bought separately.

HPLaserJet_Pro_P1606dn

HP LaserJetPro P1606dnMfg
Part #: CE749A#BGJ

Recommended for a single user or small group.


Paper/minute
: 26
Monthly Duty Cycle: 8000
Page Per Cartridge: 2,100
Connectivity: Hi-Speed USB, Ethernet
Resolution: 600 dpi, HP FastRes 1200
Duplex: Automatic
Warranty: 1-year on-campus included

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HP LaserJet P3015x
Part #: Q7816A#201

Recommended for small to medium size departments or large groups.

Paper/minute
: 42
Monthly Duty Cycle: 100,000
Page Per Cartridge: 6,000
Connectivity
: Hi-Speed USB, Ethernet
Resolution: HP FastRes 1200, HP ProRes 1200; Up to 1200 by 1200 dpi
Duplex: Automatic
Warranty: 1-year on-campus included

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Need help selecting software or hardware? 
An ITS staff member will work with you to determine which software or hardware best fits your needs. Use the Consultation Request form.