Jump to content


Recommendation for wireless printer (for iPad)


  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 Tibur

Tibur

    Heroic

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 317 posts
  • Location:California

Posted 15 November 2012 - 01:45 PM

Since it's almost Black Friday, anyone have any experience (good or bad) with a wireless printer (can be all-in-one, I guess, I don't particularly care, since I'd rarely use it) that works with the iPad 3?  I'm assuming HP is still the gold standard for printers, but I haven't purchased one in quite some time, so maybe that's no longer the case (if it never was the case, feel free to educate me on that as long as you don't get all condescending and popsnizzle. ;))

#2 Matt Diamond

Matt Diamond

    Master Blaster

  • IMG Writers
  • 2010 posts
  • Location:Holland, PA; US
  • Pro Member:Yes

Posted 19 November 2012 - 10:10 AM

You may know this, but you can get unsupported printers to work if the printer is hooked up to a computer. You can buy cheap software that makes the computer look like an AirPrint client. For example: http://www.macworld....s_favorite.html

The point being that if you see a good deal on a printer, or already have one, lack of wireless or AirPlay support isn't a deal-breaker.

Just a thought.
Matt Diamond - www.mindthecube.com
Measure twice, cut once, curse three or four times.