At the other end of the cost spectrum are sophisticated photo printers: They're pricey, but essential for professionals and many serious photo enthusiasts. Dedicated photo inkjet printers can now produce images that rival those from any lab.
Stand-alone basic inkjet printers are the cheapest, and are ideal for personal use or in a home office. Even low-cost inkjet printers now compare favorably to laser printers in text quality and speed. Photo quality is typically good, but not great. Still, for families and others who just want to be able to print out a snapshot now and again, a low-cost inkjet will probably suffice.
Find an inkjet printer that prints at speeds up to 50 pages per minute, and mailroom tasks are a breeze. Many of these printers handle plain paper, photo-quality papers, and labels, ensuring you can complete your tasks without needing another machine. Compatible are easy to stock up on when you purchase your printer, so you can handle even the largest of advertising campaigns without fear of running out of ink.