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Epson Stylus C80 Inkjet Printer

Epson Corporation C11C424001

HP Designjet 4500PS Large Format Printer

Hewlett-Packard Q1272A#A2L

Epson WorkForce 40 Inkjet Printer

Price Best Price: $2,995.00
Best Price: $300.00
Best Price: $345.00
  • Fast photo printing
  • Solid inks are inexpensive and environmentally friendly
  • Easy to use
  • Great speed and excellent print quality, even on plain paper
  • Economical
  • Individual ink cartridges
  • Sturdy design
  • Good photo print quality
  • Easy paper handling
  • Grainy color quality
  • Occasional problems using OS X driver software. company
  • Undersaturated colors. company
  • Blacks not true
At A Glance



Part Number SP7890K3 C11C424001 Q1272A#A2L C11CA29202


USB Yes Yes   Yes
Parallel Port   Yes    
FireWire/i.LINK     Yes  

Display & Graphics

Screen Size 2.50  "      
Display Screen Type LCD      

General Information

Manufacturer Epson Corporation Epson Corporation Hewlett-Packard Epson Corporation
UPC Code 10343881853     10343869042
Manufacturer Part Number SP7890K3 C11C424001 Q1272A#A2L C11CA27201
Brand Name Epson Epson HP Epson
Product Name Stylus Pro 7890 Large Format Printer Stylus C80 Inkjet Printer Designjet 4500PS Large Format Printer WorkForce 40 Inkjet Printer
Marketing Information

Representing a new standard of excellence, the Epson Stylus Pro 890 series incorporates our latest achievements in photographic ink jet technology. By combining the precision of our MicroPiezo TFP print head with the proven performance of our eight-color Epson UltraChrome K3 with Vivid Magenta, our newest generation of Epson Stylus Pro printers continue to represent a level of technology unprecedented in Epson's history.

The affordable EPSON Stylus C80 speeds through black text at up to 20 ppm, offering up to 2880 x 720 dpi resolution for optimal desktop color printing.

Accurate lines and high image quality:
With the ability to deliver up to 2400 x 1200 dpi and 0.1% line accuracy, the HP Designjet 4500PS Printer creates sharp, professional-quality images. And patented dyebased color and pigment-based black HP inks produce accurate lines and images to perfect the job.

The Epson WorkForce 40 printer blazes through critical documents at speeds about two times faster than those of competitive printers. Delivering laser quality text and brilliant color photos, it's the perfect addition to your business team. In fact, with Wi-Fi and Ethernet networking built in, you can easily share the WorkForce 40 with anyone in your office. And, with its small, compact design, it fits in even the smallest of spaces. Best of all, this budget-conscious performer offers an Extra High-capacity Black ink cartridge for high-volume printing at a price that?s sure to please.

Product Model 7890 C80 4500PS 40
Product Type Inkjet Large Format Printer Inkjet Printer Inkjet Large Format Printer Inkjet Printer
Manufacturer Website Address
Product Line Stylus Pro Stylus Designjet WorkForce

Network & Communication

Ethernet Technology Fast Ethernet   Fast Ethernet Fast Ethernet
Ethernet Yes   Yes Yes
Wireless LAN       Yes

Physical Characteristics

Height 48" 11.6" 53.2" 12.5"
Width 54" 17.8" 76" 17.1"
Depth 27" 22.1" 31.5" 21.9"
Weight (Approximate) 2992.0  oz 282.24  oz 6528.0  oz 140.8  oz
Form Factor Floor Standing Supported Desktop Floor Standing Supported Desktop


Limited Warranty 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year

Media Handling

Media Size 24.16", 8.27" to 11" Width Letter, Legal, Half-letter, Custom Size 24" x 575 ft, 36" x 575 ft, 42" x 575 ft, A1 3.50" x 5", 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 8" x 10", 8.50" x 11", 8.50" x 14", A4, B5, A5, A6, Half-letter, Executive, Custom Size, Envelope No. 10, DL Envelope, C6 Envelope
Media Type Plain Paper, Cut Sheet, Roll Paper Plain Paper, Bond Paper, Matte Paper, Photo Paper, Transparency, Self-adhesive Sheet, Inkjet Card, Banner Paper, Envelope, Air Mail Paper Coated Paper, Glossy Paper, Heavyweight Paper, Inkjet Paper, Tracing Paper, Photo Paper, Plain Paper, Semi-gloss Paper, Translucent Bond, Vellum, Film Plain Paper, Bright White Paper, Photo Paper, Glossy Paper, Semi-gloss Paper, Presentation Paper, Matte Paper, Borderless Media, Bond Paper, Air Mail Paper
Standard Input Media Capacity   150 sheets   100 sheets
Media Handling   1 x Input Tray 150 Sheet, 1 x Output Tray 30 Sheet   1 x Input Tray 100 Sheet
Number of Input/Multipurpose Trays Installed   1   1
Borderless Printing       Yes

Technical Information

Platform Supported PC, Mac PC, Mac PC, Mac PC, Mac
Maximum Print Resolution 2880 x 1440 dpi 2880 x 720 dpi 2400 x 1200 dpi 5760 x 1440 dpi
Number of Colors 9   4  
Print Color Color Color Color Color
Maximum Print Width 24"   42"  
Maximum Photo Print Speed   21 Second    
Maximum Color Print Speed (ppm)   10   27
Maximum Mono Print Speed (ppm)   20   38
Maximum Color Print Speed     1000 ft�/h  


Standard Memory   256 KB 256 MB  


Package Contents  
  • Stylus C80 Inkjet Printer
  • Black, Cyan, Magenta and Yellow Ink Cartridges
  • User's Manual
  • Software CD-ROM
  • HP Designjet 4500PS Large Format Printer
  • Roll Module
  • Power cord
  • Setup Poster
  • 8 x Printheads
  • Media sample
  • Maintenance kit
  • 4 x Ink cartridges
  • Ink cartridge insert
  • Ink printhead insert
  • 4 x 3" spindle adaptor
  • 8 x Printhead cleaners
  • Customer Service Guide
  • Stand and basket assembly
  • Documentation & Drivers CD
  • Quick Reference Guide and holder
  • WorkForce 40 Inkjet Printer
  • CD-ROM containing drivers and software (Windows and Macintosh)
  • 2 x Black Ink cartridges
  • 1 x Cyan Ink cartridge
  • 1 x Magenta Ink cartridge
  • 1 x Yellow Ink cartridge
  • Ethernet cable (CAT-5)
  • Documentation
  • Power Cable
  • Additional Information  
    • Printing Method: 4-color (CMYK) drop-on-demand Micro Piezo ink jet technology optimized for desktop color printing
    • Ink Droplet Size: As small as 3 picoliters
    • Ink Technology: DuraBrite Ink (Pigment Ink)
    • Print Direction: Bidirectional with logic seeking
    • Custom Media sizes: 3.5" x 3.5" up to 8.5" x 44"
    • Ink shelf life: Two years from production date

    Printable Area:

    • 8.26" x 10.76" (letter size)
    • Top/Left/Right/Bottom Margin: 0.12"

    Print Volume:

    • 5,000 monthly for heavy printing
    • 75,000 total print volume (Letter, A4)

    Custom Media Sizes: 8.5" x 44"


    Duty Cycle   5000 pages per month    

    Fonts & Emulation

    Language Emulation   Epson ESC/P Raster, Epson Remote HP GL/2, HP RTL, TIFF, CALS/G4, Adobe PDF 1.5, Adobe PostScript 3  
    PostScript     Yes  


    Storage Size     40 GB  


    Macworld Labs (Quality)

    Print quality: Text

    Very Good      
    Print quality: Color photo

    Print quality:PDF


    Macworld Labs (Speed)

    Print speed: Text


    Print speed: Color photo

    seconds for 8X10 photo

    Print speed: PDF

    seconds for 4-page PDF