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Epson Stylus Photo 1200

The Stylus Photo 1200 is a high quality A3+ printer ideal as a dedicated Photo Printer or for the everyday over size printing requirements of photogra...

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Excellent

“Better than my old one”

published 10/09/2000

ProUses 6 colours

Consnone

This is a great printer. I had previously used the Epson 600 for several years, but this printer is much better for two reasons: 1. It uses six color inks instead of four (adds light cyan and light magenta to the color ink cartridge), and 2. It prints on paper up to 13" wide. The Epson photo...

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Excellent

Progreat quality

Consexpencive

We brought an epson stylus 1200 printer from a friend for the great price of £200, this buy was well worth it if you intend to do a lot of printing in the photographic area, and if you wish to go bigger than A4, for this is an A3 printer. I would recomend you buy this printer if you are heavily...

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Excellent

“Long term test on the 1200”

published 19/09/2001

ProExcellent photo quality output

ConsTakes time for an A3+ image - but just make a cupp...

I have now been using the Epson 1200 for a couple of years and have found the reliability excellent. Because I use it professionally for digital imaging, with the emphasis on high quality B+W images, my requirements are very stringent. I have been known for the highest quality conventional...

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Excellent

“Fantastic”

published 05/09/2000

ProExcellent colour output

ConsSmall ink cartridges

We bought this product on the advice of a third party for inhouse business communications and graphic design. It has been well worth the investment and I am totally amazed by its output capability. The output resolution is very high, and gives very good digital camera output performance without...

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Excellent

ProGood photo quality printing

ConsSlow by today's standards. Surprised if you could...

I have had one of these printers for a good few years and it has given me trouble free, excellent quality print outs of everything I have needed. I used to be a graphic designer and used it for all of my layouts for clients and a lot of photographic printing. The colour was, with a little bit of...

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Product Information : Epson Stylus Photo 1200

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The Stylus Photo 1200 is a high quality A3+ printer ideal as a dedicated Photo Printer or for the everyday over size printing requirements of photographers, business users, and home enthusiasts. The Stylus Photo 1200 incorporates the latest development of EPSON's award winning Piezo inkjet technology - EPSON Advanced MicroPiezo. A combination of two key elements - EPSON Ultra MicroDot delivering invisible dots and EPSON Variable- Sized Droplet Technology - cutting- edge innovation that produces the best combination of speed and print quality without compromise. Variable- Sized Droplet Technology ensures the most breathtaking clarity, even on detailed areas. Using the latest Photo Reproduction Quality technology incorporating the EPSON Perfect Picture Imaging System, true Photo-Quality performance comes as standard without the need for additional upgrades, while printing on plain paper has been improved even further. The Stylus Photo 1200 supports both Windows and Mac OS platforms and has flexible connectivity, which include parallel, USB and Mac Serial as standard.

Product Details

Product Description: Epson Stylus Photo 1200 - printer - colour - ink-jet

Printer Type: Photo printer - ink-jet - colour

Form Factor: Desktop

Weight: 7.5 kg, 5.2 kg, 6.9 kg

Localisation: English / United Kingdom

Max Media Size: A3 plus (329 x 423 mm), Super A3/B (330 x 483 mm), A3 (297 x 420 mm), Super A3/B (330 x 483 mm), A3 plus (329 x 423 mm)

Max Media Size (Custom): 328 mm x 420 mm, 329 mm x 423 mm, 330 mm x 483 mm, 297 mm x 420 mm

Print Speed: Up to 2 min/page - photo ¦ Up to 5.8 ppm - B/W ¦ Up to 5.5 ppm - colour

Max Resolution ( B&W ): 1440 x 720 dpi

Max Resolution ( Colour ): 1440 x 720 dpi

Interface: Parallel, USB, serial

RAM Installed ( Max ): 256 KB ( 256 KB ) - integrated, 256 KB, 128 KB, 128 KB - integrated

Language Simulation: EPSON ESC/P 2, EPSON ESC/P, IBM X24E, EPSON ESC/P

Media Type: Envelopes, transparencies, plain paper, glossy paper, coated paper, photo paper

Total Media Capacity: 100 sheets

Power: AC 230V, AC 120/230 V

System Requirements: Microsoft Windows NT 4.0, Microsoft Windows 95/98, Apple MacOS 7.5 or later

Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty

Dimensions (WxDxH): 57.8 cm x 28.6 cm x 17.5 cm, 57.9 cm x 28.6 cm x 17.5 cm, 58 cm x 29 cm x 18 cm

Media Size Class: A3

General

MPN: C264045DA, C264045A, C264045DB, C264042HA, C264046, C264046DB

Printer Type: Photo printer - ink-jet - colour

Form Factor: Desktop

Enclosure Colour: White

Localisation: English / United Kingdom

Printer

Print Speed: Up to 2 min/page - photo ¦ Up to 5.8 ppm - B/W ¦ Up to 5.5 ppm - colour

Connectivity Technology: Wired

Interface: Parallel, USB, serial

Max Resolution ( B&W ): 1440 x 720 dpi

Max Resolution ( Colour ): 1440 x 720 dpi

PostScript Support: Not available, Optional

Language Simulation: EPSON ESC/P 2, EPSON ESC/P, IBM X24E, EPSON ESC/P

Fonts Included: 1 x bitmapped

RAM

RAM Installed ( Max ): 256 KB / 256 KB (max), 256 KB, 128 KB

Technology / Form Factor: Integrated

Media Handling

Media Path Type: Straight

Media Type: Envelopes, transparencies, plain paper, glossy paper, coated paper, photo paper

Max Media Size: A3 plus (329 x 423 mm), Super A3/B (330 x 483 mm), A3 (297 x 420 mm), Super A3/B (330 x 483 mm), A3 plus (329 x 423 mm)

Max Media Size (Custom): 328 mm x 420 mm, 329 mm x 423 mm, 330 mm x 483 mm, 297 mm x 420 mm

Media Sizes: ANSI A (Letter) (216 x 279 mm), Legal (216 x 356 mm), Executive (184 x 267 mm), A4 (210 x 297 mm), A5 (148 x 210 mm), B5 (176 x 250 mm), A3 (297 x 420 mm), A6 (105 x 148 mm), Panoramic A2 (210 x 594 mm), A3 plus (329 x 423 mm)

Envelope Sizes: International DL (110 x 220 mm), International C6 (114 x 162 mm), Com-10 (105 x 241 mm)

Total Media Capacity: 100 sheets

Media Feeder(s): 1 x autoload - 100 sheets - A4 (210 x 297 mm), 1 x autoload - 100 sheets - A3 plus (329 x 423 mm), 1 x autoload - 100 sheets - Super A3/B (330 x 483 mm), 1 x autoload - 100 sheets - A3 (297 x 420 mm) ¦ 1 x autoload - 10 envelopes

Max Sheets in Multi-Part Form: 100

Card / Label Sizes: US 5 x 8 Card (127.0 x 203.2 mm), A6 Card (105 x 148.5 mm), US 10 x 8 Card (254.0 x 203.3 mm)

Media Size Class: A3

Duty Cycle

Cartridge / Printhead Duty Cycle: 540 pages, 330 pages

Cartridge / Printhead Included Qty: 2, 6

Expansion / Connectivity

Interfaces: 1 x USB - 4 PIN USB Type A

Connections: 1 x USB - 4 PIN USB Type B ¦ 1 x parallel - 36 PIN Centronics ¦ 1 x RS-423 - 8 PIN mini-DIN

Miscellaneous

Compliant Standards: Plug and Play

Mounting Kit: Not available

Power

Power Device: Power supply - integrated, Power supply, Power supply - internal

Voltage Required: AC 230V, AC 120/230 V ± 10%, AC 120/230 V ± 20%

Frequency Required: 50/60 Hz

Power Consumption Operational: 18 Watt

Compliant Standards: EPA Energy Star

Software / System Requirements

Software Included: Drivers & Utilities, Adobe PhotoShop LE

OS Required: Microsoft Windows NT 4.0, Microsoft Windows 95/98, Apple MacOS 7.5 or later

Min Processor Type: Intel 486 or higher 66 MHz, Intel Pentium 100 MHz

Min RAM Size: 16 MB

Min Hard Drive Space: 50 MB, 20 MB

Peripheral / Interface Devices: Mouse or compatible device, CD-ROM

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support: 1 year warranty

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

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature: 10 °C

Max Operating Temperature: 35 °C

Humidity Range Operating: 20 - 80%

Sound Emission: 47 dB, 47 dBA

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 57.8 cm, 57.9 cm, 58 cm

Depth: 28.6 cm, 29 cm

Height: 17.5 cm, 18 cm

Weight: 7.5 kg, 5.2 kg, 6.9 kg

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