Top 10 Best Laser Printers Laser printers provide superior text quality, good speed, generous paper handling, and their prices are coming down. Here are some of our favorites. Differences between laser printers and inkjets have narrowed in recent years, but laser printers still have much to recommend them. They offer better text quality, greater paper capacity, and (generally) higher speeds than inkjets. Downsides include relatively high prices and often mediocre or poor photo quality.