Creality Ender 5 Pro vs Elegoo Mars 2 Pro

  • Great for beginners
  • Easy to assemble
  • Supports multiple filament types
  • Comes with a spool of PLA
  • Takes about 3 hours to build
  • Great for resin printers
  • Prints same models average 2x faster
  • Screen quality is undeniably better
  • Elegoo Mars Pro 2 is an excellent MSLA resin printer
  • Not ready for greatness

Reviews by Topic

Our analysis shows how reviewers feel about different topics. Please note these are not full reviews.

Reliability

Creality Ender 5 Pro
Incredible value for any tinkerer
After a bunch of research, I settled on an Ender 5 for an entry level printer, and I couldn't be happier. I'm comparing it to a pair of Ultimaker printers at my office (10x the price). Honestly, out of the box, the only thing it really needed is leveling the bed and increasing the extruder steps per...
5/5
John
3 years ago
amazon.com
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Elegoo Mars 2 Pro
Stamp creation with 3d printer worth looking into?
Unfortunately it was unsuccessful. My stamps began to deform before they made an impression on the leather.

Price/value Ratio

Creality Ender 5 Pro
A Really Great 3D Printer for the price!!!
I bought the Comgrow Ender 5 3D printer to play with in retirement. It had the best bang for the buck (in terms of print volume size) and had very good reviews. I checked through the reviews and saw that Comgrow support for the printer was excellent. The printer came nicely boxed and with a pretty g...
5/5
Joe S.
3 years ago
amazon.com
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Elegoo Mars 2 Pro
Good deal for $17 each as a project?
My kids school was going to throw away 2 MP10's and a Elegoo Mars Pro resin printer. Their teacher gave them to me for free with about $100 worth of resin, and a "have fun!". After a LCD screen, a good cleaning, tightening, and a bed level, I now have 3 perfectly working printers to compliment my Anycubic's. $17 bucks, it's work every penny.

Ease Of Use

Creality Ender 5 Pro
Incredible!
I don't have a lot of experience with 3D printers. I have done a lot of research and decided to purchase a larger non-branded printer that turned out to be terrible. I couldn't keep the bed level, the z-axis kept getting misaligned, and it just lacked the overall features and quality that I expected...
5/5
N8
4 years ago
amazon.com
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Elegoo Mars 2 Pro
Stamp creation with 3d printer worth looking into?
Unfortunately it was unsuccessful. My stamps began to deform before they made an impression on the leather.