Review of Epson® Stylus® Photo R340
Epson Stylus Photo R340 Printer is an inkjet photo printer which offers professional quality prints. The printer uses Advanced Micro Piezo for printing. The printer features a built-in 2.4" premium photo viewer to see images in full color before printing. The printer offers direct printing on ink jet printable CDs/DVDs and features a convenient front loading tray for this purpose. The inkjet printer makes it possible to print photos directly from popular memory cards and PictBridge-enabled cameras. The printer contains six individual (CcMmYK) cartridges with dye based superior photo inks.
The Epson Stylus Photo R340 is a perfect home photo printing solution. It's easier to get beautiful frame-ready photos right from your memory card or digital camera, with Epson Stylus Photo R340. The printer offers you to select, crop and print your favorite photos without turning on your PC. With Epson Stylus Photo R340, it is even possible to print directly on CDs or DVDs with professional looking results.
Epson Stylus Photo R340 Printer is an inkjet photo printer from Epson offering professional quality prints. The printer includes a 2.4 inch premium photo viewer to see images in full color before printing. The printer allows to print directly on ink jet printable CDs/DVDs. The printer allows you with the option for printing beautiful photos right from your digital camera or memory card. The printer uses 6 color-photo ink cartridges and offers a resolution of up to 5760 x 1440 optimized dpi. The printing technology used by this printer is 6-color (CcMmYK) advanced Micro Piezo optimized for photo printing. The printer offers a print speed of 15 pages per minute for both black as well as color texts.
- FIVE – General
The Epson Stylus Photo R340 Printer includes a built-in 2.4" premium photo viewer to see images in full color before printing. The printer features an additional option for printing directly on ink jet printable CDs/DVDs with professional looking results without the hassle of messy labels and also includes an additional tray for this operation. The printer also helps to print photos directly from popular memory cards and PictBridge-enabled cameras.
- FOUR – Printing
The Epson Stylus Photo R340 uses Advanced Micro Piezo technology which is optimized for photo printing, for the purpose of printing. The printer offers a printing speed of up to 15 pages per minute for both black and color texts. It also offers 4" x 6" borderless photo printing in as fast as 57 sec. The printer offers an optimized resolution of 5760 x 1440 optimized dpi.
- THREE – Ink cartridges
The Epson Stylus Photo R340 printer comes with six individual photo print cartridges. The inkjet printer uses Dye based superior Photo inks for printing. The ink cartridges offer a minimum ink droplet size of 3 picoliters. The nozzle configuration features 90 nozzles each for the six individual color cartridges. The printer offers a maximum resolution of up to 5760 x 1440 optimized dpi.
- TWO – Media handling
The Epson Stylus Photo R340 printer supports a maximum paper width of 8.5". It supports paper sizes of 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 8" x 10" Letter, legal, A4, B5, A5, A6, half letter, executive, and other custom sizes ranging from 3.5" to 44" in length. The printer comes with an input paper tray capacity of 120 sheets plain paper or 20 sheets photo paper or 10 envelopes or 1 transparency. The ink jet printable CD/DVD size supported by this printer includes 8 cm, 12 cm and Business Card CD.
- ONE – Miscellaneous
The Epson Stylus Photo R340 printer offers better connectivity with hi-speed USB 2.0 for connection between computer and printer, and USB 1.1 host connection between printer and CD-R drives, Zip drives and PictBridge-enabled digital cameras. The inkjet printer makes it possible to connect a variety of digital cameras with direct printing capabilities using PictBridge and USB Direct Print technology. The printer features 7 different layouts to choose from the control panel including index sheet and repeating images.
The Epson Stylus Photo R340 is mainly meant for home photo printing purposes. The printer enables you to print directly from digital cameras and memory cards, without using any computer. It also lets you to print labels for CDs or DVDs.