Highest Rated 3D Printers

1Dremel Idea Builder4.714.714.714.714.71Read Reviews
2FlashForge Creator Pro4.714.714.714.714.71Read Reviews
3FlashForge Dreamer4.54.54.54.54.5Read Reviews

Cubify Cube 2 Review

Overall Rating11111
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The Cubify Cube’s “3D printing for the layman” approach is evident from the outset — its price range is among the lowest on the market, and its appearance can only be described as sleek. While other high-quality and very popular… Continue Reading

XYZprinting Da Vinci 2.0 Review

Overall Rating3.293.293.293.293.29
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Technological creativity has not only introduced 3D printing to various industries but has also put the option within reach of the average consumer. The XYZ Printing Da Vinci 2.0 is a fine example of one of those options. The capabilities… Continue Reading

Solidoodle 4 Review

Overall Rating4.54.54.54.54.5
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The Solidoodle 4 is a fairly good 3-D printer for the price, and users who don’t mind a lack of features and support will appreciate the large printing area and excellent software. The Solidoodle 4 is an improvement over its… Continue Reading

MakerBot Replicator Mini Review

Overall Rating22222
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The MakerBot Replicator Mini is another in a long line of 3D printers designed by MakerBot. This 3D printer is one of the smaller models available, weighing in at 18 pounds. The machine allows for the creation of hundreds of… Continue Reading

UP! Plus 2 Review

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Ease of Use UP! Plus 2 might be the first 3D printer ever created that literally anyone could use. The technology has never been presented in such a simplified and streamlined fashion. UP! Plus 2 will start printing almost instantly… Continue Reading

FlashForge Dreamer Review

Overall Rating4.54.54.54.54.5
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The Flashforge Dreamer comes equipped with a plastic/alloy frame and its own Flashprint software that is compatible with both Slic3r and Skeinforge slicing. It comes complete with a USB cable, tool kits made specifically for the 3D printer, two spools… Continue Reading

Cubify CubeX Duo Review

Overall Rating33333
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The Cubify CubeX Duo is one of the best consumer-level 3-D printers available, and while most home users should be more than satisfied with its capabilities, there are a few minor drawbacks to note. Like all 3-D printers, the CubeX… Continue Reading

XYZprinting Da Vinci 1.0 Review

Overall Rating4.434.434.434.434.43
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The XYZprinting Da Vinci 1.0 is a complete 3D printer priced at $499 for personal, home use, small business and the education market. It offers high-quality build design at a modest price, with an impressive feature set for all but… Continue Reading

MakerBot Replicator Review

Overall Rating1.251.251.251.251.25
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The MakerBot Replicator is one of the best consumer 3-D printers on the market, but because this technology is still in its infancy, there are several challenges to overcome. At $1,999, it’s more expensive than other consumer 3-D printers, such… Continue Reading

UP! Mini Review

Overall Rating4.334.334.334.334.33
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The UP! Mini 3D printer is perfectly designed to generate compact prints with precision and fidelity. As the name suggests, it’s small enough to fit on a cramped desktop, which is a real relief when compared to some of its… Continue Reading

FlashForge Creator Pro Review

Overall Rating4.714.714.714.714.71
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The future of 3D printing is sweeping toward advanced solutions that deliver speed, stability, and lower operational costs. These second generation devices run quieter, dissipate heat faster, and output objects with more detail than ever before. Additionally, the technology is… Continue Reading

10 Unique 3D Printers

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Additive manufacturing machines, or 3D printers, are being hailed as the next industrial revolution, but what are they? To understand the various types of AM machines and their capabilities take a closer look at some of the more popular models.… Continue Reading

10 Unique 3D Printers: M280 by EOS

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Admittedly I have never seen a functioning EOS machine but it has one feature that just seems like fun. Titanium. That’s right, 3D printing in one of the hardest manufacturing materials around. Billed as “for aerospace and engineering applications and… Continue Reading

10 Unique 3D Printers: M-Lab by ExOne

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Not to be outdone by printers that use chocolate or paper, ExOne’s M-Lab printer outputs materials in metal. Direct Metal Laser Sintering or DMLS works with under nearly the same principles as many of the printers that use plastic but… Continue Reading

10 Unique 3D Printers: Fortus By Stratasys

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The Fortus series of 3D printers, or additive manufacturing machines, is in no way designed for the everyday consumer. Instead Stratasys has positioned each of these machines as a high end industrial solution for manufacturing. Basically these machines are competitors… Continue Reading

10 Unique 3D Printers: Cube By 3D Systems

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Cube one of the most prominently featured end designer focused machines on the market. The incorporation of reusable material cartridges is exciting as it removes a lot of the technical aspects of printing. Although the media would have us believe… Continue Reading