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Epson Stylus D78

The Epson Stylus D78 combines superb quality with amazing value. It's ideal for all home printing, from documents and projects to greetings cards and ...

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“A great photo printer”

published 05/02/2007

Pro Cheap, quick, easy to use

Cons Can be slightly noisy

BACKGROUND My hubby recently informed me that our old printer had given up the ghost and gone to the big computer room in the sky. Seeming as I know nothing about printers apart from the basics, I let him make all the decisions about buying one and then asked him to help me write a review about...

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ProNice Design, Cheap Ink Cartridges

ConsNoisy

Epson Stylus D78 Printer I bought this printer as a direct replacement for my old Epson printer which recently went on the blink. Anyway I have used Epson's in the past so thought i'd stick with them as third party/remanufactured ink cartiridges are easy to get and also cheap too. Anyway onto the...

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“Unreliable”

published 02/06/2007

ProLow running costs, four individual inks

ConsUnreliable, lines appear in text after few weeks o...

We brought this printer from Staples at around £60. The reason we brought it was because there are four individual ink cartridges, Black, Blue, Pink and Yellow. The ink is relatively cheap compared to other brands such as Hewlett Packard, therefore running costs are low. The box contained four...

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“Epson D78”

published 08/12/2006

ProGreat Price and Reliability.

ConsNo scanner, SD card

This is a great replacement of the popular D68 and offers excellent printing quality and cheap cartridges. It also has a redesigned snazzy case that fits at the side of any pc. With Epson We also get the advantage of Epson Express service to get faulty units fixed and replaced. I have used this...

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Procheap, quick and simple to use

Consvery expensive ink and prone to leaving streaks

this printer is very much a basic printer, it is quite prone to clogging and leaving streaks on the paper, and recently has decided that it likes to eat paper! saying this though, it was a very cheap printer and does the job quite well, it is not too bad on ink, however doing a comparison against...

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Super

published 12/04/2007

This printer is the best one i ever have in my life. quite, clean and effective. Epson Stylus is a must have.

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published 09/07/2007

The epson Stylus is one mean machine being quick and reliable, and looking at that price i would buy on before i do!

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Product Information : Epson Stylus D78

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The Epson Stylus D78 combines superb quality with amazing value. It's ideal for all home printing, from documents and projects to greetings cards and photos. Now everyone can discover the Epson color difference. Bring fun and creativity to everything from homework and letters to glossy color photos with the Epson Stylus D78. It's so easy to produce brighter, longer lasting prints on any paper type with Epson's DURABrite Ultra ink and 5760dpi resolution. You can also keep running costs low with Epson economical, individual ink cartridges. With these, you only need to change the color that you've used. It gives exceptional results quickly and easily too using Epson's award-winning Micro Piezo print head.

Product Details

Long Name: Stylus D78

Manufacturer: Epson

Ink Palette Supported (Colours): 4-ink - cyan, magenta, yellow, black

Weight: 2.8 kg

Product Description: Epson Stylus D78 - printer - colour - ink-jet

Printer Type: Personal printer - ink-jet - colour

Dimensions (WxDxH): 43.5 cm x 21.9 cm x 16.5 cm

Inkjet Technology: Epson Micro Piezo

Print Speed: Up to 22 ppm - B/W - A4 (210 x 297 mm) ¦ Up to 12 ppm - colour - A4 (210 x 297 mm) ¦ Up to 12 ppm - text - A4 (210 x 297 mm) ¦ Up to 12 ppm - graphics - A4 (210 x 297 mm) ¦ Up to 1.52 min/page - photo - 100 x 150 mm

Max Media Size (Custom): 216 mm x 356 mm

Max Media Size: Legal (216 x 356 mm), A4 (210 x 297 mm)

Media Size Class: A4/Legal

Microsoft Certification: Certified for Windows Vista

Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty

System Requirements: Microsoft Windows XP 64-bit Edition, Microsoft Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP, Apple MacOS X 10.2.8 or later

Power: AC 230V

Printer Features: Borderless printing

Total Media Capacity: 80 sheets

Media Type: Envelopes, plain paper, photo paper, semi-gloss photo paper, glossy photo paper

Interface: USB

Max Resolution ( Colour ): 5760 x 1440 dpi

Max Resolution ( B&W ): 5760 x 1440 dpi

Min Media Size (Custom): 90 mm x 127 mm

Dimensions & Weight

Weight: 2.8 kg

Height: 16.5 cm

Depth: 21.9 cm

Width: 43.5 cm

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Details: Limited warranty - parts and labour - 1 year

Service & Support: 1 year warranty

Software / System Requirements

OS Required: Microsoft Windows XP 64-bit Edition, Microsoft Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP, Apple MacOS X 10.2.8 or later

Expansion / Connectivity

Connections: 1 x USB, 1 x USB - 4 PIN USB Type B

Media Handling

Media Type: Envelopes, plain paper, photo paper, semi-gloss photo paper, glossy photo paper

Min Media Size (Custom): 90 mm x 127 mm

Max Media Size (Custom): 216 mm x 356 mm

Total Media Capacity: 80 sheets

Media Thickness Range: 0.27 mm

Max Media Size: Legal (216 x 356 mm), A4 (210 x 297 mm)

Media Size Class: A4/Legal

Max Printing Length: 1117.6 mm

Envelope Sizes: US No 10 (104.7 x 241.3 mm), International DL (110 x 220 mm), International C6 (114 x 162 mm), 132 x 220 mm

Media Weight: 64 g/m2 - 300 g/m2

Media Sizes: ANSI A (Letter) (216 x 279 mm), Legal (216 x 356 mm), A4 (210 x 297 mm), A5 (148 x 210 mm), B5 (176 x 250 mm), A6 (105 x 148 mm), 130 x 180 mm, 127 x 203 mm, 203 x 254 mm, 90 x 130 mm, 101.6 x 152.4 mm, 200 x 300 mm, 89 x 127 mm

Printer

Ink Palette Supported (Colours): 4-ink - cyan, magenta, yellow, black

Nozzle Configuration: 90 nozzles (black), 29 nozzles (per colour)

Minimum Ink Droplet Size: 4 pl

Ink Cartridge Configuration: 4 cartridges (1 each: cyan, magenta, yellow, black)

Ink Type: Epson DURABrite Ultra inks

Print Speed: Up to 22 ppm - B/W - A4 (210 x 297 mm) ¦ Up to 12 ppm - colour - A4 (210 x 297 mm) ¦ Up to 12 ppm - text - A4 (210 x 297 mm) ¦ Up to 12 ppm - graphics - A4 (210 x 297 mm) ¦ Up to 1.52 min/page - photo - 100 x 150 mm

Connectivity Technology: Wired

Interface: USB

Printer Features: Borderless printing

Inkjet Technology: Epson Micro Piezo

Max Resolution ( Colour ): 5760 x 1440 dpi

Max Resolution ( B&W ): 5760 x 1440 dpi

Power

Voltage Required: AC 230V

Frequency Required: 50 - 60 Hz, 50/60 Hz

Power Consumption Operational: 10 Watt

Power Consumption Stand by / Sleep: 1.5 Watt

Power Device: Power supply - internal, Power supply

Miscellaneous

Certified for Windows Vista: Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

General

Printer Type: Personal printer - ink-jet - colour

MPN: C11C664002, C11C664001, C11C664003

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