by Dell


Epson WorkForce Pro WF-4630 All-in-One Printer

by Epson


ColorQube 8700/X

by Xerox



by Samsung

Price Best Price: $5,000.00
Best Price: $500.00
  • Dramatic photo output
  • Automatic duplexing
  • Fast print speeds
  • Superior print quality
  • Cheap ink costs
  • Solid ink is easier alternative to color laser
  • Fast printing text on both PC and Mac platforms
  • Nice output quality
  • Superior photo quality
  • Automatic duplex printing and scanning
  • Fast performance on Mac platform
  • Expensive color inks
  • Duplex scanning happens in two passes, slowing throughput
  • Touchscreen is sluggish to respond
  • Standard paper capacity seems meager for the price
At A Glance

This workgroup unit has a high price tag, but it's very fast and thoroughly equipped. The solid-ink technology produces laserlike results with less fuss and lower cost.

Impressive print quality is the highlight of this small workgroup unit. Speed and features are competent. Toner costs range from average to a little pricey.



Part Number 2253121 C11CD10201 8700/X CLX-6260FW


Operating System Compatibility Microsoft Windows 7|Microsoft Windows Vista|Microsoft Windows XP   Linux|Macintosh OS X 10.5 (Leopard)|Macintosh OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard)|Macintosh OS X 10.7 (Lion)|Macintosh OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion)|Microsoft Windows 7|Microsoft Windows Server 2003|Microsoft Windows Server 2008|Microsoft Windows Vista|Microsoft Windows XP Macintosh OS X 10.4 (Tiger)|Macintosh OS X 10.4 (Tiger)|Macintosh OS X 10.5 (Leopard)|Macintosh OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard)|Macintosh OS X 10.7 (Lion)|Microsoft Windows 7|Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise|Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic|Microsoft Windows 7 Professional|Microsoft Windows 7 Starter|Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate|Microsoft Windows Server 2008|Microsoft Windows Vista Business (64 bit)|Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic|Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic (32 bit)|Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium (32 bit)|Microsoft Windows XP|Microsoft Windows XP Home|Microsoft Windows XP Professional

General Information

UPC Code 886112446543 VV0478 8714574523095 884116087595
Manufacturer   Epson Corporation    
Manufacturer Part Number   C11CD10201    
Brand Name   Epson    
Product Name   WorkForce Pro WF-4630 All-in-One Printer    
Marketing Information   The heavy-duty, professional-quality all-in-one printer

The heavy-duty WorkForce Pro WF-4630 produces laser-quality, high-speed prints for busy workgroups. Powered by Epson's new PrecisionCore™ printing technology, this all-in-one printer delivers Performance Beyond Laser™. Produce print shop-quality color prints and laser-sharp black and color text. Plus, save on ink; get 50 percent lower printing cost vs. color laser. This wireless printer easily prints from tablets and smartphones. The WF-4630 is also durable, with a 30,000-page monthly duty cycle. And, it touts a large 330-sheet paper capacity, including an 80-sheet rear tray for envelopes or specialty paper. Additional features include auto 2-sided print/copy/scan/fax, 35-page 2-sided Automatic Document Feeder and 3.5" color touchscreen.

Product Model   WF-4630    
Product Type   Inkjet Multifunction Printer    
Manufacturer Website Address   http://www.epson.com    
Product Line   WorkForce Pro    

Ports and Connections

Wireless connection Yes   Optional 802.11b|802.11g|802.11n
Available Interfaces     USB 2.0 USB 2.0
Ethernet Type     10/100/1000 Mbps  


Scanner Type Flatbed   Flatbed with ADF  
Color Depth   48-bit    
Interpolated Resolution   9600 x 9600 dpi    
Scan Color   Color    
Scanner Type   Flatbed    
Optical Resolution   2400 dpi    
Hardware Resolution   1200 x 2400 dpi    

Platform Support

Printer languages supported GDI/Host-based   HP PCL 5|HP PCL 6|PostScript Level 3  

Cost Per Page

Plain Text Page (Highest yield vendor ink) 3.7  cents per page      


USB   Yes    

Display & Graphics

Screen Size   3.50  "    
Touchscreen   Yes    
Display Screen Type   LCD    


Package Contents  
  • WorkForce Pro WF-4630 All-in-One Printer
  • DURABrite® Ultra Ink Cartridges - Four 786 series Ink Cartridges: Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
  • Manual
  • CD-ROM for Product Setup
  • Power Cord

Network & Communication

Wireless LAN   Yes    
Wireless LAN Standard   IEEE 802.11b/g/n    
Ethernet Technology   Fast Ethernet    
Ethernet   Yes    

Physical Characteristics

Height   15.1"    
Width   18.1"    
Depth   25.8"    
Weight (Approximate)   500.8  oz    
Form Factor   Desktop    


Fax Color   Color    
Fax Memory Capacity   550 pages    
Fax Resolution (dpi)     600  dpi  


Limited Warranty   1 Year    

Media Handling

Media Size   Letter - 8.50" x 11", A4 - 8.30" x 11.70", 8" x 10", 5" x 7", 4" x 6", A6 - 4.10" x 5.80", 3.50" x 5", Half-letter, Executive - 10.50" x 7.25", 8.50" x 47.20", Custom Size, Envelope No. 10    
Standard Input Media Capacity   330 sheets    
Number of Input Trays Supported   2    
Number of Input/Multipurpose Trays Installed   2    
Media Handling   1 x Automatic Document Feeder 35 Sheet, 1 x Input Tray 250 Sheet, 1 x Input Tray 80 Sheet    
Media Type   Plain Paper, Special Media, Photo Paper, Bright White Paper, Premium Paper, Presentation Paper, Matte Paper, Glossy Photo Paper, Semi-gloss Photo Paper, Bond Paper, Air Mail Paper, Envelope    
Maximum Input Media Capacity   330 sheets    
Maximum Print Size   - 8.50" x 47.20"    

Power Description

Off-Mode Power Consumption   300 mW    
Standby Power Consumption   7.50 W    

Technical Information

Platform Supported   Mac, PC    
Maximum Print Resolution   4800 x 1200 dpi    
Number of Colors   4    
Wireless Print Technology   Epson iPrint, Wi-Fi Direct, Apple AirPrint, Google Cloud Print    
ISO Color Print Speed (ppm)   20    
Color Cartridge Type   Individual Color Cartridge    
Print Color   Color    
Duplex Printing   Automatic    
ISO Mono Print Speed (ppm)   20    
Multifunction Devices   Copier/Fax/Printer/Scanner    


Duty Cycle   30000 pages per month    

Fonts & Emulation

Language Emulation   Epson ESC/P Raster    


Copier Type   Flatbed    
ISO Mono Copy Speed (cpm)   19    
Copy Color   Color    
Number of Copies   999    
ISO Color Copy Speed (cpm)   19    


Macworld Labs (Quality)

Print quality: Text

Superior Superior    
Print quality: Color photo

Very Good Superior    
Print quality:PDF

Very Good Very Good    
Scan quality: Color photo

Good Very Good    
Scan quality: Line art

Good Good    
Copy quality

Very Good Very Good    
Scan quality: Text

  Very Good    

Macworld Labs (Speed)

Print speed: Text


3.8 13.4 17.3 12.9
Print speed rating: Text

Fair Very Good Superior Very Good
Print speed: Color photo

seconds for 8X10 photo

134.19 69.67 37.28 33.59
Print speed rating: Color photo

Good Good Very Good Superior
Print speed: PDF

seconds for 4-page PDF

115.81 26.27 74.58 37.28
Print speed rating: PDF

Very Good Very Good Very Good Very Good
Scan speed 1

seconds for 8 x 10 color photo at 600 dpi

39.9 32.2 43.7 27.6
Scan speed 2

seconds 4 x 6 color photo at 1200 dpi

73.1 65.85 53.7 23.3
Scan speed rating

Very Good Very Good Good Very Good