2013-06-22 at 10:07:57 am #2079
Epson Releases DURABrite All-In-One
Epson has released the Stylus CX6600, a multifunction printer that utilizes the company's water, fade, and smudge-resistant DURABrite ink system.
Epson Is extending its DURABrite ink product lineup with the new Stylus CX6600 all-in-one device. This general purpose all-in-one has a suggested retail price of $179 (after a $20 rebate), one-touch photo restoration and the ability to print images from your digital memory card without using a PC. The Stylus CX6600 can print up to 22 ppm, copy up to 16 cpm without a PC, and scan documents and photographs at up to 1200 x 2400 dpi with 48-bit color depth.
"When it comes to purchasing an all-in-one, today's consumers are facing the challenge of choosing from among the industry's largest selection of
color=#800080inkjet color=#800080printingand scanning products to date," said Andreas Goehring, group product manager, Epson. "The Stylus CX6600 stands out from the pack in many ways, but a few of the more notable advantages include its great looking print quality for scanning/printing/copying, extremely competitive cost of ownership, and especially the priceless value that comes with restoring faded photographs and printing memories that will last."
The Epson Stylus CX6600 uses Epson DURABrite inks to create natural, vibrant-looking colors that are also water, fade and smudge-resistant. Because DURABrite inks are pigment-based, even plain paper output can be submerged in water without the ink coming off the page, unlike competitors' dye-based inks, which typically run and smudge when exposed to liquids.
These inks are designed to give creators of photographs, fliers, menus, signs, postcards and any other printed output the ability to produce documents and images that will withstand damage caused by moisture-based threats (such as rain, spills, humidity or people with wet hands) and will resist fading from exposure to sunlight. Bleed-through is also reduced since DURABrite inks rest on the surface of the paper, which is ideal for business applications that require double-sided printing or even for printing photographs. The Epson Stylus CX6600 can also produce frame-ready, borderless photographs in several popular sizes and has a security lock feature that allows users to enter a personalized identification number to lock out the device's control panel and prevent unauthorized use — an ideal feature and potential cost saver for high-traffic environments such as busy offices and college dorms.
The Epson Stylus CX6600 includes Epson Easy Photo Fix software – a feature that gives users an easy solution for scanning and then restoring color to old photographs with a single mouse click. It delivers fully automated scanning plus two additional scanning modes for users who want more advanced custom control. Furthermore, Epson Smart Panel software enables users to quickly scan photos, text or graphics with extreme detail to the
color=#800080Internet, e-mail or a fax software program.
The EPSON Stylus CX6600's card slots can not only be used to transfer data from a memory card to a PC, but also enable PC-free printing of index sheets or high quality photos directly from the media card. Just a few of the supported memory cards include CompactFlash I and II, Sony Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, MemoryStick Duo, Sony MagicGate SD, Smart Media, Secure Digital, MultiMediaCard, IBM Microdrive and xD-Picture Card.
The Epson Stylus CX6600 includes four separate ink cartridges (cyan, magenta, yellow and black) to maximize overall ink yield as cartridges are replaced over time. Ink level information is accurately displayed on the computer screen, while self-sealing valves preserve the inks up to six months once removed from the
color=#800080printer. Therefore, partially depleted cartridges can be reinserted for later use.
The Epson Stylus CX6600 works with both Windows and Macintosh platforms and is capable of large-quantity printing when needed. The printer's paper input tray holds up to 100 sheets of plain paper and can print on envelopes. This product also supports a variety of Epson specialty media including Epson DURABrite Ink Glossy Photo Paper, Premium Bright White Paper, Glossy Photo Paper and Matte Paper Heavyweight. For added value, the DURABrite Photo Series includes a 20-sheet sample pack of Epson photo paper in the box along with photo software that provides easy access to Epson's exclusive photo craft and photo
* Post was edited: 2004-09-09 10:39:00