Reviews & Buyer’s Guides

Check out our latest buyer’s guides and reviews of 3D printers, 3D scanners, filaments, software, and 3D printing supplies.

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Budget-Priced Resin 3D Printer
2019 ELEGOO Mars 3D Printer – Review the Specs

The ELEGOO Mars is an affordable UV LCD 3D printer that offers a user-friendly and intuitive experience. Let's review the specs.

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Low-Budget Pro
2019 Creality Ender 3 Pro Review – Best 3D Printer Under $300

The Creality Ender 3 Pro is our summer 2019 pick for "Best 3D Printer under $300". Check out our review to find out why it is the better Ender 3.

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Original Prusa i3 MK3S Review – Best 3D Printer of Summer 2019

The Original Prusa i3 MK3S is our pick for the "Best 3D Printer of Summer 2019". Check out our review to find out why it is the best machine for consumers right now.

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20 Best Free STL File Viewer Tools in 2019

Check out the 20 best free STL viewer tools in 2019 for all platforms: Online, Mac, Windows, Linux, Android, and iOS.

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Pro or No?
Creality Ender 3 vs Ender 3 Pro vs Ender-3X Shootout

Creality Ender 3, Ender 3 Pro or Ender-3X, that's the question! Check out our shootout to find out which version is best for you.

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Get it printed!
18 Best STL Repair Software Tools in 2019

Your 3D model isn't printable? Check out our 2019 guide to the best STL repair software tools for fixing STL files, plus tips on how to repair STL files.

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2019 ZMorph VX Review – Best All-in-One 3D Printer

It prints, engraves, and cuts; the only thing the ZMorph VX doesn’t do is make you eggs in the morning. Find out why it's the "Best All-in-One 3D Printer" of summer 2019 in our review.

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PET Your Printer
3D Printing with PETG Filament – All You Need to Know in 2019

Check out our 2019 PETG guide, where we explain and compare PETG filament, and test and review the best brands. Includes tips and tricks for the best PETG print settings and more.

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Pimp Your Printer
25 Must-Have Anet A8 Upgrades & Mods in 2019

Want to improve your Anet A8 3D printer? Thanks to the growing Anet A8 3D printing community, here are the 25 best Anet A8 upgrades and mods to improve your 3D printing experience.

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12 Best Dual Extruder 3D Printers in 2019

Check out our 2019 buyer's guide to the best dual extruder 3D printers on the market. Plus the most important dual extrusion upgrades.

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Imitation & Flattery
Best Prusa i3 Clones in 2019 – 28 Clones vs Prusa i3 MK3

What's the best Prusa i3 clone? The cheapest? The largest? Read our 2019 guide on the best RepRap Prusa i3 clones and see how they compare to the Original Prusa i3 MK3 kit.

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DLP for Cheap
2019 Anycubic Photon Review – Best Budget Resin 3D Printer

The Anycubic Photon is our Summer 2019 pick for the "Best Budget Resin 3D Printer". Check out our review to find out why it's the best choice if you want to spend $500 or less.

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Best All-In-One 3D Printer 2019 (Scanner/Laser Engraver/CNC)

Check out our winter 2018 buyer's guide to the best all-in-one 3D printer, scanner, laser engraver, CNC machines which combine multiple functions into a familiar form factor.

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2019 Peopoly Moai 130 Review – Best Value Resin 3D Printer

The Peopoly Moai 130 is our summer 2019 pick for the "Best Value Resin 3D Printer". Check out our review to find out why we recommend it over its fabulous predecessor.

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CNC, Easy as 1-2-3...
2019 Shapeoko 3 XXL Review – Editor’s Choice CNC Router Kit

The Shapeoko 3 XXL from Carbide 3D is a large CNC router kit that is easy to assemble and use, making it the choice for us. Check out our review to find out if it could also be the choice for you.