Why is printer ink so expensive?

Answer One of the continuing costs of owning a computer is maintaining your printer. You have probably noticed that printer ink can be quite expensive, both in terms of dollars per ounce, and compared to ... Read More »

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Why are lexmark printer cartridges so expensive Is there a brand of printer that is cheaper?

i have a canon pixma 1500 and it is very good , especially photos printing and its not expensive, i get ink cartridges for it from cartridge monkey on the internet and last time i think i paid les... Read More »

Why are printer cartridges so expensive?

So that they can recoup the losses on supplying the printers cheap - in some cases it is cheaper to dump the printer once the ink is used up and buy a new printer.

Why is computer printer ink so expensive?

Corporate greed will be the main reason...Also printer ink is in fact expensive.In new printers they include the so-called starter cartridges, that contain less than half the ink of a regular repla... Read More »

Why are printer cartridges so expensive ...?

Printers are like gaming consoles. They are sold at a loss or break even point because the manufacturers makes their money on the ink. Just like gaming consoles are sold at a loss where the mone... Read More »