If you are in the market to buy a coloured printer which has a low cost of running, the Ink Tank printers make a lot of sense. Especially if you print in high volumes, it helps save a lot of money on cartridges. We recently reviewed the Epson Ink Tank printer, the Epson L380 and in this post, we share our experience with the same, keep reading.
The printer is quite compact and intelligently designed. When not in use, it does not take up too much space, which is a great thing. In this compact form factor, it also offers an inbuilt scanner which also helps to enable copying functionality which does not require you to use a computer. The quality of materials used is good and it gels well next to your computer on the desk.
The ink tanks are on the right side of the entire system and are nicely concealed. It makes it convenient to check the levels and refill as and when required.
The quality of prints is clear and well detailed. It is also capable of printing in photo quality. We tried both black and white as well as coloured prints, both came out neat. Also we did not face any jamming issues during our short usage (around 3 weeks) of the printer.
When it comes to features, this printer is quite loaded. Here are some key features you may want to know-
- High yield- up to 4500 b/w and 7500 in colour with the supplied set of ink.
- Lowe running cost
- Good printing speeds (33 ppm for black and 15 ppm for colour)
- Print quality of up to 5760 dpi
- One touch scan and copy
Verdict- Is Epson L380 Good Value For Your Money?
Epson L380 is a great value if you print in large volumes and are looking for a compact printer. The initial cost of the printer is also quite attractive, so go ahead and buy one for yourself here.