Epson has just announced an all-in-one printer/scanner/copier with built-in IEEE 802.1n wireless communication that they say is the world's first to cost less than $100—by a penny.
LONG BEACH, Calif., May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Epson America, Inc., a leading provider of superior performing desktop printing solutions, introduced the first $99 all-in-one with built-in wireless-n(1) (IEEE 802.11n) that offers superior performance and print quality over competitive models in its price range(2). The affordable and easy-to-use Epson Stylus® NX420 printer/scanner/copier is designed for busy families and students who want to conveniently share one printer with multiple users for various everyday printing tasks, such as schoolwork, recipes, or vacation photos.
"Not only is the Epson Stylus NX420 extremely easy to use, but it also includes the latest wireless standard, wireless-n, plus print, copy and scan features in one powerful machine," said Stacey Tieu, associate product manager, Consumer Ink Jets, Epson America, Inc. "Consumers definitely get more for their money with the feature-rich NX420 all-in-one."
Offering superior print quality, built-in wireless printing and scanning, and advanced image enhancement tools, the Epson Stylus NX420 is an efficient, high-quality all-in-one. Its individual ink cartridges and exclusive fade(3)-, smudge- and water(4)-resistant DURABrite® Ultra ink make it simple to print everything from family pictures and photo projects to book reports and driving directions. In addition, the Epson Stylus NX420 boasts a 1.5-inch LCD screen and built-in memory card slots to effortlessly print stacks of borderless photos, all without turning on the computer.
Additional Features of the Epson Stylus NX420:
* High-quality scanning up to 2400 dpi
* Multiple black and color copies with just one touch
* Reduces and enlarges copies from 25 to 400 percent
* ISO Print Speeds of 6.4 ISO ppm in black and 3.3 ISO ppm in color(5)
* Restores old, faded, discolored photos back to their original brilliance
* One-click red-eye removal and automatic photo correction to quickly fix digital images
* One standard ink set for photo and document printing
* Moderate and standard ink cartridge capacities to fit various print volume needs(6); costs as low as $8.99 per cartridge(7)
* Saves up to 50 percent of paper supply with manual, two-sided printing(8)
* ENERGY STAR® qualified, RoHS compliant, and designed to be recycled(9)
* Epson MicroPiezo® print head features DX3(TM) technology with smart nozzles that each produce and precisely place three sizes of ink droplets to create exceptional photos and documents
Pricing and Availability
The Epson Stylus NX420 ($99.99*) is currently available through major computer, office and electronic superstores, a variety of retail stores nationwide, mail order, PC manufacturers, the Internet, and Epson's own retail site, www.epsonstore.com. For more information, please see the Epson Stylus NX420 fact sheet.
The above is an unedited press release provided by Epson America.