What is the difference between a new vs. remanufactured toner cartridge?
When purchasing remanufactured cartridges from PrimeToner.com, there will not be any difference in print quality compared to new cartridges. In some cases, a remanufactured cartridge’s can yield up to 5% higher. Many new OEM (original equipment manufacturer) cartridges, such as Hewlett-Packard’s, are also built from new and used parts. A used cartridge that is going to be remanufactured is first disassembled and inspected for wear. Parts that are damaged or worn are replaced , and other components are cleaned and reconditioned. The cartridge is then reassembled, filled, and tested for proper performance. Ultimately, remanufactured cartridges are generally between 10% and 20% less expensive than a new cartridge, they are better for the environment, and they are quality tested to insure the same performance yield. Are remanufactured cartridges the same as refurbished cartridges? No. Refurbished cartridges are formerly defective cartridges that have been repaired. Remanufactured cartridge