Product Comparison: HP LaserJet Pro M281fdw vs HP LaserJet Pro M477fdw

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General Specifications
LaserJet Pro M281fdw
LaserJet Pro M477fdw
About the Product
Make an impact with high-quality color and increased productivity. Get the fastest in-class two-sided printing speed and First Page Out Time (FPOT). Scan, copy, and fax. Count on simple security solutions, and get easy mobile printing.
Shift your office into high gear with a color MFP that doesn’t keep you waiting. Print your first page and two-sided prints faster than the competition, and scan quickly. Help keep your device, data, and documents safe—from boot up to shutdown.
Key Specs
Printer Type
Printing Technology
Print Speed (Monochrome)
21 pages per minute
27 pages per minute
Print Speed (Color)
21 pages per minute
27 pages per minute
What customers say about "Key Specs"
HP LaserJet Pro M281fdw Wireless Multifunction Printer
  • It’s quick and efficient. I recommend this.
  • Really good speed of print. Perfect for me.
  • Printer is great for home or office. Nice speed.
  • Print speed is perfect for my work.
  • Speed is great for the price. Would recommend.
HP LaserJet Pro M477fdw All-In-One Printer
  • Speed is very good and the machine is very quiet.
  • The quality and speed is fantastic. I recommend.
  • Great scanner and printer. Exceptional speed and clarity.
  • Good print quality and speed. Really nice.
  • Great printer with really fast speed of printing.
Size & Weight
13.2 in.
15.74 in.
16.5 in.
16.37 in.
16.6 in.
18.58 in.
41.23 lbs.
51.14 lbs.
Printing / Scanning
Tray Capacity
250 sheets
300 sheets
Scanner Resolution
1200 x 1200
1200 x 1200
Printer Resolution (Black)
600 x 600
38400 x 600
Printer Resolution (Color)
600 x 600
38400 x 600
What customers say about "Printing / Scanning"
HP LaserJet Pro M281fdw Wireless Multifunction Printer
  • Very good quality of print and scan.
  • Great print and scan quality for the price.
  • Printer is really perfect. Quality print.
  • Scan is awesome. Print is excellent. Happy.
  • Poor scan quality of this printer. Print quality is ok.
HP LaserJet Pro M477fdw All-In-One Printer
  • Great connectivity and print quality.
  • Quality printer, easy to use, I recommend.
  • Great performance and quality prints.
  • Fast, and prints are really good quality.
  • The print quality is wonderful. The touchscreen is easy to navigate.
Number of Cartridges
Color Support
Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Cartridge Capacity (Black)
1400 pages
2300 pages
Cartridges Capacity (Color)
700 pages
2300 pages
What customers say about "Cartridges"
HP LaserJet Pro M281fdw Wireless Multifunction Printer
  • Colour print is nice for my needs.
  • Now I can print photos with vivid colours!
  • Perfect printer for all my needs with great colour print.
  • B&W and colour print are very perfect for my needs. Excellent!
  • Great capacity of cartridges! Nice printer.
HP LaserJet Pro M477fdw All-In-One Printer
  • Happy with the print quality, especially the color prints.
  • It's fast, quiet, smart and it has very good color quality on copies and scans.
  • This laser color copier prints well. The copies are clear and look great!
  • This printer does it all, in color and with ease.
  • The printer printed our color documents really dark, chronically has items lost in the queue.
Printer Connectivity
USB Type-B, Ethernet, Wi-Fi
USB Type-B, Ethernet, NFC, Wi-Fi
Double-Sided Printing
Photo Printer
Integrated Fax
Supported Paper Sizes
Letter, Legal, Executive, Oficio, 4"x6", 5"x8", A4, A5, A6, JIS B5, B6, 16K, Postcards, Envelopes, A5-R
A4, A5, A6, JIS B5, B6, 16K, 4"x6", Oficio, Postcards, Envelopes
HP ePrint, Apple AirPrint, Mopria Print Service, Wireless direct printing, Mobile Apps, Your first page, lightning fast, HP Auto-On/Auto-Off technology, Increased versatility
HP ePrint, Apple AirPrint, Mopria Print Service, Touch-to-print, Wireless direct printing, Google Cloud Print 2.0, Mobile Apps, Automatic Document Feeder, Optional high-capacity trays, Scan to PDF
What customers say about "Features"
HP LaserJet Pro M281fdw Wireless Multifunction Printer
  • Two-sided printing is good and quick feature.
  • Now I can print and scan from my smartphone!
  • My favorite feature is HP Smart app. I can print from my phone.
  • Has nice features like HP Auto-On/Auto-Off Technology. Perfect for me.
  • Has wireless connection with dual band Wi-Fi.
HP LaserJet Pro M477fdw All-In-One Printer
  • This is a very nice printer, easy to setup and has lots of features.
  • It has almost every feature imaginable: fax, duplex printing, wireless, 50 page document feeder, AirPrint, scan to network folders or emails.
  • This is a great all in one printer with many features and easy to connect to my network.
  • It is very simple to set up, and works like a dream. It is packed with easy to use features.
  • Wireless is great feature. Scanner works well wireless as well.
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
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