Dell C1660w Color Printer

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Easy to use and affordable, with wireless convenience.

Print brilliant, high-quality color with an easy-to-use, affordable device. The C1660w color printer with LED technology and wireless connectivity helps enhance efficiency.

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Dell C1660w Printer

Efficiency comes naturally

Target high office efficiency
Print brilliant color from a compact design that helps save space in small to midsize businesses and home-office environments.

Speed through tasks
Print up to 12 ppm in black (A4/Letter) and up to 10 ppm in color (A4/Letter)* with 150-sheet input tray, 10-sheet bypass tray and 100-sheet output bin.

Print from mobile devices
Print directly from compatible mobile devices with the Dell Document Hub app*

Simple to use and maintain

Join the network: Experience wireless network connectivity with easy WiFi setup and install*.

Operate with ease: Initiate tasks quickly using a two-line LCD display with five-way key and two LED indicators.

Keep maintenance costs low: Save on upkeep with a single drum/fuser unit designed to last the life of the printer. All you have to replace are the toner cartridges.

Save resources: Designed for energy efficiency, the ENERGY STAR®-qualified C1660w features innovative LED printing technology.
Dell C1660w Printer

Superb quality meets solid reliability

Dell C1660w Printer

Crisp, vivid prints

Impress with crisp text and brilliant color prints with up to 1200 dpi image quality. Discover rich, true-to-life tones with Color by Dell technology.
Dell C1660w Printer

Reliable performance

Handle high-volume printing jobs with a large duty cycle of up to 30,000 pages a month. Experience excellent print quality and reliable printing with Dell Clear View LED technology.
Dell C1660w Printer

Service and support

Gain peace of mind with Dell’s standard 1-Year Limited Hardware Warranty* and 1-Year Advanced Exchange Service*. Optional Limited Hardware Warranty* extensions are available for up to four years.


  • Print Speed (PPM)

    Simplex, 600x600dpi (default): Mono/Color
    Up to 12 ppm mono and up to 10 ppm color (A4)
    (Actual print speed vary with use)


    Print Resolution

    600 x 600 dpi (up to 1200dpi IQ)

    First Page Out:

    From Ready state (Simplex Letter, 600 dpi):
    equal or less than 21 sec (mono) , 25 sec (color)

    Data Streams:


    User Interface:

    2 Line LCD
    5 Way key
    Power LED
    Wi-Fi Blue LED with WPS button

    Print Management

    Dell OpenManage™ Printer Manager
    Dell Printer Configuration Web Tool
    Dell ColorTrack 1.0 and Dell Toner Management System
    Dell Open Print Driver
  • Page Layout Options

    Portrait or Landscape orientation
    Multiple copies
    Multipage printing (N-up)
    Manual duplex printing (Mac and Windows Driver only)
    Poster (only for Windows Driver)
    Booklet printing (only for Windows Driver)
    Watermarks (only for Windows Driver)


    Media Input Sources


    Media Output Destinations

    100-sheet bin

    Standard 150-sheet:
    A4 SEF
    B5 SEF
    A5 SEF
    Letter SEF
    Executive SEF
    Folio (8.5" x 13") SEF
    Legal SEF
    Com-10 SEF
    C5 SEF

    Custom paper size:
    Width: 3" to 8.5" (76.2mm to 215.9mm)
    Length: 5" to 14" (127mm to 355.6mm)"

    Plain paper (Normal, Thick)
    Cover (106-163g/m*)
    Coated paper (106-163g/m*)
    Label; Envelope
    Recycle Paper
  • Usage Rate

    Maximum Usage Rate(Duty Cycle):
    Up to 30,000 pages per month


  • 384 MHz


  • Standard Memory
    128MB RAM

    Read-only Memory (ROM):

Operating System ​ (Dell recommends Windows 10 Pro.)

  • Client operating systems:
    Microsoft® Windows® 8 32bit/64bit
    Microsoft® Windows® 7 32bit/64bit
    Windows® Vista® 32bit/64bit (Home Basic, Home Premium, Ultimate, Business)
    Windows® Server® 2008 32bit/64bit
    Windows® Server® 2008 R2
    Windows® XP® 32bit/64bit (Home & Pro)
    Windows® 2003 Server® 32bit/64bit
    Windows® Server® 2012 64bit.

    Mac OS®:
    10.4.11 or later (Power PC 32 bit/ Intel 32 bit)
    10.5 with latest update (Power PC 32/64 bit/ Intel 32/64 bit)
    10.6 with the latest update (Intel 32/64 bit)
    10.7 with the latest update


  • Interfaces:
    USB2.0 High speed and Wireless :
    WiFi (b/g/n)
    WPA2.0 (Personal)

    Languages and fonts:

    WiFi (b/g/n)
    WPA 2.0 (Personal)

    Transport/Network protocols:
    Port 9100, LPD/LPR
    SNMP (v1, v2)
    Auto IP
    IPv4/IPv6 (DHCP v6 Lite)

    Media Access Control (MAC) Address
    48-bit address space (MAC-48, EUI-48 supported)

    Security Protocol:
    WPA - TKIP or AES
    WEP - 64/128 Bits
  • Power Specification

    100 vac models:
    100 to 127 vac ± 10 %, 50 ± 3 Hz / 60 ± 3 Hz nominal
    120 vac models: 100 to 127 vac ± 10 %, 50 ± 3 Hz / 60 ± 3 Hz nominal
    230 vac models: 220 to 240 vac ± 10 %, 50 ± 3 Hz / 60 ± 3 Hz nominal

    Power Consumption (Energy Star® compliant):

    Continuous printing:
    250 W/h

    Standby mode:
    40 W/h

    Power Saver mode: Sleep
    Equal to or less than 8 W/h

    Power Saver mode: Deep Sleep
    Equal to or less than 1.5 W/h

    Ship-With Capacity
    500 capacity* (Black) ; 500 page capacity* (CMY)

    Standard Capacity:
    1,250 page capacity* (Black) ;1,000 page capacity* (CMY)


  • Printer Dimensions (W x D x H)

    15.5" x 11.8" x 8.9" (394mm x 300mm x 225mm)

    Printer Weight

    23.1 lbs (10.5 kg) (with consumables)

    Shipping Dimensions (W x D x H)

    20.7" x 17.0" x 15.0" (525mm x 431mm x 380mm)

    Shipping Weight:

    28.7 lbs (13.0kg)


  • Product Safety, EMC and Environmental Datasheets
    Dell Regulatory Compliance Home Page
    Dell and the Environment

    Operating Environment

    41ºF to 90ºF (5 ºC to 32 ºC)

    Relative Humidity:
    15% to 85% RH, non-condensing

    ≤ 10,170 ft (3100 m)

    Contents in the Box

    Dell C1660w Color Printer
    Software and Documentation CD (Printer Driver & Dell Toner Management Software)
    Dell C1660w Ship-With Black Cartridge (500 page yield*)
    Dell C1660w Ship-With Color Cartridges (500 page yield*)
    Power Cord
    USB cable
    Important Information booklet
    Quick Reference Guide (US only)
    NoM Techsheet (US only)
    Blue Angel Techsheet (Europe only)
    GS-Mark Techsheet (Europe only)
    Hardware Recycle Program label and instructions
    Retail Warranty Techsheet
    Safety Precaution Techsheet.
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