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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Monolith-ography
2019 Peopoly Moai Review – Best Value Resin 3D Printer

The Peopoly Moai is our "Best Value Pick for Resin 3D Printer" in Spring 2019. Check out our review to find out why it offers the best value for money right now.

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Yes We Scan
2019 Einscan Pro 2X 3D Scanner – Review the Specs

Shining 3D has released the Einscan Pro 2X 3D scanner and ExScan Pro software, ushering in the next-generation of seamless 3D scanning solutions. Let's review the specs.

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CR-Xciting
Creality CR-X 3D Printer – Review the Specs

After the smashing success of the CR-10, Creality3D has doubled down with the new Creality CR-X, a similarly styled 3D printer with dual extrusion capabilities. Let's review the facts and check out the first impressions from the community.

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Return of the A8
2019 Anet A8 Plus – Review the Specs of this 3D Printer

The Anet A8 Plus 3D printer is an upgraded version of the tremendously popular Anet A8, featuring a larger build volume and refined frame design. Review the specs to learn more.

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Low-Budget Pro
2019 Geeetech A10 3D Printer – Review the Specs

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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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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Part the Seas
2019 TEVO Nereus – Review the Specs of this 3D Printer

The TEVO Nereus is a budget 3D printer that supports dual extrusion 3D printing and has WiFi connectivity, while also boasting a sizable 320 x 320 x 400mm build volume. Review the specs here.

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And yes, it’s also open source
Original Prusa SL1 Resin 3D Printer – Review the Specs

Prusa Research launches an open-source resin 3D printer called Original Prusa SL1. Let‘s review the specs of this highly interesting machine.

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Scan-tastic!
EinScan-SE Review – Best Value 3D Scanner in 2019

The EinScan-SE from Shining 3D is our winter 2018/19 pick for "Best Value 3D Scanner". Check out our review to find out why it offers excellent value for money.

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Might and Bright
3D Printer Metal Filament – 2018 Market Overview

Printing in solid metal is something you may want to try, but it's still a distant shining dream for the consumer with a desktop 3D printer. To fulfill your desire of a beautiful metallic print, 3D printer metal filaments are the way to go.

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The not-so-little brother
2019 Creality CR-10 Mini – Review the Specs

The Creality CR-10 Mini is the smaller brother of the popular CR10? Let's review the specs of this not-so-small mini 3D printer.

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Exclusive Review
Lulzbot TAZ 6 Review – Best Workhorse 3D Printer in 2019

The Lulzbot TAZ 6 is our Spring 2019 pick for the "Best Workhorse 3D Printer". Check out our review to find out why it is the ideal machine for frequent use.

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CR-10 or Bust?
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.

Featured image of 2019 JGAurora A5S 3D Printer – Review the Specs
New and Improved
2019 JGAurora A5S 3D Printer – Review the Specs

The JGAurora A5S 3D printer is an upgraded version of the JGAurora A5, featuring a handful of new components and features. Is it worth the uptick in price? Review the specs to find out.

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Automatic for the People
2019 Anycubic 4Max (Formax) – Review the Specs

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. Let's review the specs and features.