Pros

  • Wealth of features, including touch-control panel
  • Economical inks
  • Impressive photo speed and print quality

Cons

  • Default text quality on plain paper is mediocre

Manufacturer’s Description

With image quality that's preferred 3-to-1 over competitive products, the fastest 4x6-inch photo print speeds1, and a smart 7.8-inch touch panel, the Artisan 835 makes it easy to let your creativity soar. Built to keep up with your busy life, this powerful performer prints Ultra Hi-Definition 4x6-inch photos in as fast as 10 seconds, without sacrificing quality. And, it's fast for everyday projects as well with ISO print speeds of 9.5 ISO ppm (black) and 9 ISO ppm (color).

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.epson.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number C11CA73201
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 10343877016
Ports and Connections
Wireless connection Yes
Media Handling
Other media supported CD/DVD
Storage Media
SD card SD Card
Memory stick Memory Stick PRO Duo
Scanning
Scanner Type Flatbed
Platform Support
Printer languages supported GDI/Host-based

Performance

Macworld Labs (Quality)
Print quality: Text Fair
Print quality: Color photo Superior
Print quality:PDF Good
Scan quality: Color photo Very Good
Scan quality: Line art Good
Copy quality Very Good
Macworld Labs (Speed)
Print speed: Text 7.0   ppm
Print speed: Color photo 67.28   seconds for 8X10 photo
Print speed: PDF 136.65   seconds for 4-page PDF
Scan speed 1 41.1   seconds for 8 x 10 color photo at 600 dpi
Scan speed 2 84.5   seconds 4 x 6 color photo at 1200 dpi