Epson WorkForce ET-4500 EcoTank All-in-One Printer Printer Review - Epson EcoTank et-4500 this is 4-in1 printers that can also scan, fax and Photocopying. It will continue to print with ink. However, the ET-4500 no longer works with small ink cartridges. On the side of the unit there are four large EcoTanks 70 ml, which can be filled out by yourself. 280 ml Ink (4 x 70 ml) Epson with same. It should be enough for the next few months. And the key thing is that 70 ml of ink for ET-4500 is just as much as conventional cartridge color 10 ml.
With EcoTank et-4500, Epson does not have reinvented the printing, but here the Epson has placed four large Tank for the ink on the side rather than small ink cartridges. This can be easily filled with ink. 4 bottle of 70 ml of each is included in the scope of delivery. It's cheaper in the long run and empty ink cartridges need not be discarded.
It is printed via a USB cable, over a network through the RJ-45 connector, wireless via WiFi or email. You can also contact the printer directly from a smartphone or tablet and print pictures or documents. You can find an appropriate application for iOS and Android. Epson Micropiezo print head is the heart of Epson inkjet printer. It has 180 nozzles for black ink. 59 nozzles per color used for color. Print speed is 33 pages (b/w) or 15 pages per minute (color).
It was scanned by software from the PC/notebook. The template can be scanned as .jpg or PDF. Scan resolution is 1200 dpi x 2,400 dpi. During the copying process, the individual templates can be copied directly to the printer 1:1. Epson EcoTank ET4500 can of course make other than color-also b/w copy.
The fourth function of the Fax. Here, the template read straight through scanner and sent via phone after entering the number of the recipient. If the printer driver is installed on the PC/notebook, they also become a Fax directly from this computer. Transfer pages DIN A4 take ~ 3 seconds. Up to 100 pages can be stored in the buffer per Fax.
In front of the printer there are various buttons and monochrome 5.6-inch screen. The printer can be configured through this screen plus button. The language menu can be set in many languages.
Epson EcoTank ET-4500 has the power, USB or LAN socket connectors on the back. Socket for line fax or phone must also be found here.
Epson EcoTank ET-4500 uses four separate ink cartridges (yellow/magenta/cyan/black). At the time of purchase there is a set of matching is included. Advantage of one cartridge is that you can replace them individually.
Test prints in format DIN A4 lasted about 30 seconds. The quality of color and transitions also reproduced by Epson EcoTank et-4500. Black font is very opaque and very strong. The expression is a quality laser printer and is clearly reflected in the lucrative entry-level model Canon. The following image is printed in the best print quality, 1200 dpi scan with and counted to 300 dpi. The file now has a size of ~ 15 MB. Without conversion will be more than 400 MB.
Epson EcoTank et-4500 can also be used from your smartphone or tablet and in a variety of ways. Either through WiFi, via WLAN or via email. With Wi-Fi-Direct, Epson printer has its own network WLAN was available. If you have a printer listed under www.epsonconnect.com, you can also contact the printer via email. Et-4500 is compatible with the Epson Connect (iprint print, email), Apple AirPrint and Google Cloud Print.
- Device Type : Fax / copier / printer / scanner.
- Printing Technology : Ink-jet - color.
- Monthly Duty Cycle (max) : 3000 pages.
- Fax Type : Plain paper.
- Display Diagonal Size : 2.2".
- Recommended Monthly Volume : 500 pages.
- Inkjet Technology : Epson Micro Piezo.
- Minimum Ink Droplet Size : 3 pl.
- Power Consumption Sleep : 1.6 Watt.
- Power Consumption Standby : 4 Watt.
- Power Consumption Operational : 11 Watt.
- Display Diagonal Size : 2.2".
- Max Copying Speed : Up to 7.7 ppm (mono) / up to 3.7 ppm (color).
- Max Copying Speed B/W : 7.7 ppm.
- Max Copying Speed Color : 3.7 ppm.
- Max Document Enlargement : 400 %.
- Max Document Reduction : 25 %.
- Maximum Copies : 20.
- Weight : 13.89 lbs.
Epson WorkForce ET-4500 Drivers System Requirements & Compatibility :
- Windows 10, 8.1/8, 7 (32&64bit).
- Mac OS (v10.12, 10.11, 10.10, 10.9).