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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CR-10 or Bust?
2018 TEVO Tornado Review – A Worthy CR-10 Challenger?

The TEVO Tornado is a large volume 3D printer that shares much with the popular Creality CR-10. Cheaper than the CR-10 and almost as popular, check out our TEVO Tornado review to see how it stacks up.

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Transparency is the Best Policy
Open Source 3D Printer – The Top 9 Right Now

An open source philosophy is fairly common in the 3D printing space, and some enthusiasts consider it a must-have on their machines. Here are some of the best open source 3D printers, followed by a quick glance at their evolution.

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Low-Budget Pro
Geeetech A10 – Review the Specs of this 3D Printer

The similarities between the Geeetech A10 and the popular Creality Ender 3 are aplenty. Review the specs of this 3D printer.

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Monolith-ography
2018 Peopoly Moai Review – Best Value Resin 3D Printer

The Peopoly Moai is our fall 2018 pick for the "Best Value Resin 3D Printer". Check out our review to find out why it offers the best value for money.

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Best Budget 3D Printer
Monoprice MP Select Mini Review – Great Value for Money

The Monoprice Select Mini offers great value for money. Check out our review to find out why. Includes the differences between the models v1 and v2.

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Cold as Ice
Phrozen Shuffle (XL) Review – Stunning Prints, Stuffy Workflow

The Phrozen Shuffle and Phrozen Shuffle XL offer excellent print quality but are not without their flaws. Check out our review to find out if they are is worth buying.

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Software review
Simplify3D Review: The Best Slicer for 3D Printing

What does it do? Is it the best slicer for 3D printing? How does it compare to Cura? This Simplify3D review will give you the answers.

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Wanhao'd They Do It?
2018 Wanhao Duplicator i3 Mini – Review the Specs

The Wanhao Duplicator i3 Mini is the latest budget 3D printer from Chinese manufacturer Wanhao. Review the specs and features here.

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Go PRO
BigRep Unveils BigRep PRO & EDGE, Bringing Large-Scale 3D Printing to Professional Heights

BigRep has recently released the BigRep PRO, a large-format industrial 3D printer that features new Metering Extruder Technology and a state-of-the-art Bosch Rexroth motion control system. Review the specs here.

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Big Box
2018 Creality CR-10 S5 – Review the Specs

With a huge build volume of 500x500x500mm, the Creality CR-10 S5 is the biggest member of Creality's CR-10 3D printer family. Let's review its specs.

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Automatic for the People
Anycubic 4Max (Formax) 3D Printer: Review the Facts

With a fully enclosed build space, interesting comfort features, and a very competitive price, the Anycubic 4Max (Formax) soon became a runner-up in the low-cost market. In this "Review the Facts" article we take a look at its specs and features.

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Affordable DLP 3D Printer for under $500
Wanhao Duplicator 7 (D7) – Review the Specs of the 3D Printer

A DLP 3D printer under $500? That’s cheap! Review the specs of the Wanhao Duplicator 7 (aka Wanhao D7) and very similar to the Monoprice Mini SLA.

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The Ultimate Ultimaker
2018 Ultimaker S5 Review – Best Dual Extruder 3D Printer

The Ultimaker S5 is our pick for the "Best Dual Extruder 3D Printer of Fall 2018". Check out our review to find out why it is an excellent multi-material machine for small businesses.

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Same same, but different
Anet E12 3D Printer: Review the Facts Here!

The Anet E12 3D printer is big, orange and, if you're at all privy to the Creality CR-10, eerily familiar. But look a little closer, and you'll see subtle differences that set the Anet E12 apart from its popular contemporaries. Read on to review what we know about the Anet E12.

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Upgrade Your 3D Printer
2018 Anycubic Ultrabase Review: Is It Worth It?

The Anycubic Ultrabase is a special 3D printer glass bed available in different sizes. Find out if it's worth its price.