Review on Epson® ActionLaser 1100 printer
Epson ActionLaser 1100 printer is an extraordinary printer that comes under the 1400 series laser printer, accompanied by a laser imaging cartridge of approximately 4000 pages/yield. Its printing method consists of a laser beam scanning and dry electro photographic process with a resolution of 300 x 300 dpi. Some of the best features of the printer are toner saving mode, control panel utility, energy star compliance and optional post script emulation.
Epson ActionLaser 1100 printer can print on normal papers, labels, special papers, envelopes, colored papers, transparencies and card stocks. A manufacturer can change the quality or brands of paper at any point of time. As a result Epson ActionLaser 1100 printer cannot guarantee the use of any such particular brands. So, whenever you are planning to buy a large quantity of such papers it is advisable to always test samples of paper stocks before purchasing them. More over, it is very simple to ease and also available at a reasonable price.
This printer rightly serves your purposes if you install the software properly. There are also some warnings that you need to follow in order to effectively get the printer run. High voltage are present inside a printer so it would be better if you do not attempt to install a SIMM unless the printer is turned off. You need to turn on the printer in such a manner so that the back of the printer faces you. The printer’s ready light (Green light) and the error light (Orange light) in a combined way detects the status conditions of the printer. If the printer flashes an error light for a longer time then it is evident that there is a paper jam or the paper feed is improper. It might also happen that the front cove is open or the toner cartridge is not installed properly.
- FIVE – Power Consumption
Epson ActionLaser 1100 printers power consumption capacity is approximately of 400 W and if it reaches less than 30 W, it goes to the power saver mode. When the printer is idle for more than 15 minutes, it automatically switches itself to the power saving mode thereby offering electricity conservation to the user.
- FOUR – Lights
There are two lights that are on the top of the front panel. It allows you to monitor and invigilate the status of the printer. The green light symbolizes that the Epson ActionLaser 1100 printer is ready to print papers and is on, while the orange light indicates an error condition.
- THREE – Printing speed
It can print with a maximum speed of 4 pages per minute which in turn depends on the font and quantity of data required by the owner. In case the documents of an user includes more graphics rather than true type texts, the printer consumes only a lesser memory thereby offering the output at a higher speed.
- TWO – Toner Saving
This feature enables the user to use less toner when draft documents are printed there by reducing the cost of printing to the user. This toner saving feature includes four categories namely off, dark, medium and light. The dark setting offers the more legible output, while the light setting uses minimum amount of toner.
- ONE – Density of Toner
The toner density setting feature of the printer includes settings like extra dark, dark, medium, light, extra light. Here, the medium setting is set as default setting in the printer and the best thing about this feature is that the user can select any of the aforesaid toner settings depending on the importance of the document that he wishes to print.
If you are looking for a good quality printer, the Epson ActionLaser 1100 printer can be good for your home and office use.