Cost per page of Canon toner cartridges

Canon is producing very good printers, in both laser printer and ink printer. Most popular Canon laser beam printers are the entry level monochrome printer. Below are the 3 generations of Canon laser printers. Each generation got its own toner model.

1st Generation LBP-2900/LBP-3000 (Cartridge 303)

2nd Generation LBP-3050 / LBP-3150 (Cartridge 312)

3rd Generation LBP-6000 (Cartridge 325)

Now we focus on the cost of consumable.

Model

Page Yield (Pgs)

RRP (RM)

Cost Per Page (Cents)

Cartridge 303

2000

227

11.4

Cartridge 312

1500

215

14.3

Cartridge 325

1600

220

13.8

 

When choose the printer, many customers focus on the price of consumable only. The cheaper toner cartridge doesn’t always mean cheaper on printing cost. Below is the simple calculation of Cost Per Page (CPP).

CPP = Toner Price / Page yield

Although RRP of Cartridge 312 & 325 is cheaper than Cartridge 303, the CPP is actually up about 23% compare to Cartridge 303.

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I live in Klang Valley, Malaysia and run a Toner Cartridge Supply business.