Epson Stylus CX5500
4 Colour Multifunction Inkjet Printers
The affordable allinone printer, scanner and copier
|Epson Stylus CX5500||C11C688401|
|PRINTING METHOD||On-demand Inkjet (piezoelectric)|
|NOZZLE CONFIGURATION||90 nozzles Black, 29 nozzles, each colour (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow)|
|MINIMUM INK DROPLET VOLUME||4 Picolitres|
|5760 Optimised dpi using Resolution Performance Management (RPM) Technology|
|BLACK TEXT (MEMO) A4 (Draft)^||25ppm*1|
|COLOUR TEXT (MEMO) A4 (Draft)^||13ppm*2|
|Photo 4" x 6" (10 x 15cm) (Draft)^||Approx 89 sec *3 +|
|Print Speed Data Printout Patterns The thumbnail images below show the printout patterns used to determine print speed specifications.
**"Second" rating refers to the time taken to print one page. The computer environment we test under is as follows: CPU: Pentium 4, 2.4GHz; RAM: 512MB; OS: Windows XP professional; Interface/Connectivity: USB2.0 HighSpeed; SOFTWARE: Word XP/PhotoShop7.0; PAPER: Epson Premium Glossy Photo Paper or Plain Paper+ When printed on Epson Premium Glossy Photo Paper
|PAPER SIZES||A4, Letter, Legal, 8x10", 5x7", 4x6", 3.5x5", 5x8", A6, A5, B5, Half Letter, Envelopes: No10, DL, C6|
|PAPER HOLD CAPACITY||Input capacity: 80 sheets, A4 Plain paper (60g/m2)||*True BorderFree™ printing is available for the following media sizes: 4" x 6", 5" x 7" and A4.
Media types recommended : Premium Glossy Photo paper A4, 4" x 6" and 5" x 7", Matte Paper - Heavyweight. BorderFree prints are media dependent.
|SCANNER TYPE||A4 Flatbed colour image scanner|
|DOCUMENT SIZE||Up to A4|
|PIXEL DEPTH||Input 48bits (16bits/colour) / output 24bits (8bits/colour)|
|SCANNING RESOLUTION||600 x 1200dpi|
|MONO SCAN SPEED||A4 300dpi 4mSec/line
A4 600dpi 5msec/line
|COLOUR SCAN SPEED||A4 300dpi 12msec/line
A4 600dpi 15msec/line
|Copy Speed Black Text Memo (A4)+#
Copy Speed Colour Text Memo (A4)+#
|Approx. 4 sec
Approx. 8 sec
|PRINTER DRIVERS||Win 98SE/Me/2000/XP/XP x64/Vista, Mac OS 10.2.8 or later with USB / OS 10.5 Bundle available on CD
|Drivers if available are downloadable from Tech Epson|
|RATED VOLTAGE||AC 220 ~ 240V|
|RATED FREQUENCY||50 ~ 60Hz|
|POWER CONSUMPTION||Approx. 15.6W Standalone copying (ISO10561 Letter Pattern)|
|NOISE LEVEL||6.1B, 47dB(A)|
|INTERFACE||USB 1.1 Compatible with the USB 2.0 Specification|
|PRINTER SOFTWARE (AVAILABLE ON CD-ROM ONLY)|
|SOFTWARE TOOLS||Epson File Manager
Epson Scan Assist
Epson Attach to Email
Epson Copy Utility
Epson Easy Photo Print
|12 months return to base||Standard|
|PRODUCT DIMENSIONS||452mm (W) x 347mm (D) x 203mm (H)|
|LIGHTFASTNESS#||120 years on Epson Matte Paper - Heavyweight|
|LIGHTFASTNESS TEST CRITERIA (INDOOR DISPLAY CONDITIONS)|
|Light source||Fluorescent light|
|Glass Mount||2mm, soda lime|
|Fade Criteria||Pure YMC 30% loss at OD=1|
|Display Life Calculation||Total illuminance/(500 lux x 10 hours x 365 days = 1 year)|
|Tests developed and conducted by Epson under fluorescent light (indoor display condition) with glass mount. The data is calculated by Epson's accelerated test of prints on specialty media.|
|# Data is calculated using accelerated simulation of fading under indoor preservation conditions including fluorescent light indoor display. Temperature, humidity and some atmospheric gases may also affect the rate of fading. The estimated lightfastness period does not indicate the colour changing or the durability of the paper itself. Epson recommends that your prints be stored in a photo album (or plastic photo storage box) in acid free, archival sleeves commonly available from most camera shops.|
|STANDARD INK CARTRIDGES
LOW COST INK CARTRIDGES
|Black T0731, Cyan T0732, Magenta T0733, Yellow T0734
Black T0911, Cyan T0912, Magenta T0913, Yellow T0914
|INK CARTRIDGES YIELDS|
|STANDARD INK CARTRIDGE YIELDS^^
LOW COST INK CARTRIDGES YIELDS^^
|Black 240, Colour Composite 380
Black 170, Colour Composite 200
+ Copy speed when printed on plain paper in the fastest mode. Copy speed may vary depending on copy mode, document complexity, type of paper used and number of copies.
>> According to ISO7779 Pattern with Premium Glossy Photo Paper / Photo RPM mode.
Warning to Epson printer owners. Many well known third party companies claim their inkjet printing papers are compatible with all Epson inkjet printers. Epson has reports from many customers who have used third party paper and have been very disappointed with the results. When the same customers have changed to genuine Epson paper, they have been amazed and pleased with the colour and quality of their prints. Epson recommends that you do not use any non genuine printing papers if you want to get the best results from your Epson printer. Epson printers are very carefully tuned to ensure Epson inks and Epson's patented MicroPiezo™ printhead produce the best quality prints using carefully selected Epson paper.
All other brands of printing papers are not wholly compatible with the printer.
Equipment supplied by Epson Australia is designed to function in conjunction with genuine Epson consumables and accessories specifically configured for it.The Epson Intellidge® Ink System is designed to work perfectly in harmony with the printer and your choice of media to ensure you get:
- the very best of print quality every print, every time
- and trouble-free, peace-of-mind printing every print, every time
The Epson Intellidge® Ink System brings maximum benefits, maximum ink usage and the interchange of Epson cartridges suitable for this model. The Epson Intellidge® Ink System gives you easy-to-see, readily available information about all your ink levels.
This printer is designed to be used only with Genuine Epson Intellidge® ink cartridges
Intellidge® Ink cartridges are not designed for refill.
It's now easier for you to identify Genuine Epson cartridges.
Epson is gradually replacing the current hologram with the new anti-counterfeit Color Shifting Label.
As an International ENERGY STAR Partner, Epson has determined that this product meets the International ENERGY STAR guidelines for energy efficiency. Epson is the registered trademark of Seiko Epson Corporation. Epson trademarks of Seiko Epson Corporation. All other names and company names used herein are for identification purpose only and may be the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. Epson disclaims any and all rights in those marks. All print samples shown herein are simulations. Specifications are subject to change without notice.
Epson products are designed and made to give highly reliable use and long life when used according to its specifications. With any system, product or device used in situations where human life may be involved or at risk, Epson advises that you should take all necessary steps to ensure the suitability of your Epson product for inclusion in your system, and recommends that you include fail-safe procedures and redundancy support or backup equipment in your system, to maintain the maximum safety margin and optimum system reliability. Examples include but are not limited to do not interfere with any electrical components within the device, do not use items supplied with the product for purposes other than as intended by Epson (ie mains cords, inks, CDs, plastic wrapping) and do not make modifications to the product.