Pros

  • Extremely affordable ink
  • Fast print speeds on plain paper
  • Generous paper capacity

Cons

  • Difficult push-scan setup

Manufacturer’s Description

The Fastest two-sided all-in-one, the WorkForce 845 delivers high-speed, automatic, two-sided printing, copying, scanning and faxing while providing high quality prints your business deserves. And, it makes it easy to print multiple pages with a 500-sheet paper capacity. Save on ink with the included Extra High-capacity ink cartridges up to 40 percent less printing costs than color lasers, a savings that helps make business printing affordable. Easily share your all-in-one with multiple PCs with built-in wired and wireless networking. Or, use Epson Connect to print from popular mobile devices. Built to perform, this powerful product is the perfect partner to help run your business at full speed.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.epson.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number C11CB92201
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 10343882997
Ports and Connections
Wireless connection Yes
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick PRO Duo
SD card
  • Micro SD
  • SD Card
  • SDHC Card
  • SDXC Card
Scanning
Scanner Type Flatbed
Platform Support
Printer languages supported GDI/Host-based
Cost Per Page
Plain Text Page (Highest yield vendor ink) 3.1 cents per page

Performance

Macworld Labs (Quality)
Print quality: Text Very Good
Print quality: Color photo Superior
Print quality:PDF Very Good
Scan quality: Color photo Very Good
Scan quality: Line art Good
Copy quality Very Good
Macworld Labs (Speed)
Print speed: Text 11.3   ppm
Print speed rating: Text Superior
Print speed: Color photo 157.0   seconds for 8X10 photo
Print speed rating: Color photo Good
Print speed: PDF 135.0   seconds for 4-page PDF
Print speed rating: PDF Very Good
Scan speed 1 48.1   seconds for 8 x 10 color photo at 600 dpi
Scan speed 2 94.6   seconds 4 x 6 color photo at 1200 dpi
Scan speed rating Good