Frequent testing of alternative supplies helps users choose products compatible with their equipment. This time around, PC Format is editors' laboratory investigated non-OEM consumables for inkjet printers. According to the results, ActiveJet AH-300BRH and AH-300CRH cartridges for HP DeskJet F4272 printer proved to be the most successful.The tests were conducted by printing out photos and a test card on both normal and photo paper on Brother, Canon and HP printers. Together with the ActiveJet products, two other brands, Asarto and PRINTT, were tested. By means of interesting comparison, the tests also included original consumables. The tests consisted in checking the volume of cartridges and the quality of print. Yield tests were conducted by printing out ISO 24712 test page until the ink ran out. Quality tests were conducted by printing out photos and the test card on both normal and photo paper.
Their efficiency is close to that of original XL series supplies - and at the same time they are much better priced. The quality of prints is no worse than those obtained with the original OEM consumables. However, the cost of printing is less than 0.30 PLN per A4 sheet.
"We are glad that our products are popular and appreciated not only by our customers but also by the experts. We assume that what we do, we need to do well and repeatedly. We care about the quality of our products and services which visibly translates into the market recognition we enjoy" comments Rafał Ornowski, ACTION S.A. Management Board's Representative for the ActiveJet brand.