Review on Epson® Stylus® Photo 870 Printer
Epson Stylus Photo 870 printer combines the superb picture quality of the photo with enhanced print speed and a few of the additional good features for an attractive price. The resulting photos were extraordinary, providing a good showcase for Epson's new Premium Photo paper, being thicker, glossier and much more like the existing one than previous efforts.
Epson Stylus Photo 870 printer would be perfect for the digital photography, enthusiast wants a low cost photo printing solution that does not compromise on quality. The edge to edge printing facility is yet a good feature that will make 4 x 6 in photo prints look cleaner and more professional. The new Epson Stylus Photo 870 delivers top of the line photo reproduction quality printing on any images from scanner, digital camera, photo CD and the Internet.
Epson Stylus Photo 870 printer comes bundled with Epson Photo Reproduction Lab that allows user to print unique, borderless and edge to edge on roll type. Epson Photo Paper fitted on the roll paper holder can print up to 10 copies at a time. Moreover, the Banner function enables you to print six images together as a banner, adding lettering, logos, mini-illustrations and apply transparency masks to your figures. Epson Stylus Photo 870 printer offers new unrivaled speed too. With the help of the QuickDry ink and Epson premium glossy photo paper, printer delivers lightfast prints that retain their true color for over 10 years. Above all, the variable sized droplet technology along with a new version of AcuPhoto Half toning, results in a new standard of color fidelity with color blends and gradations that is virtually indistinguishable from the original.
- FIVE – Long lasting photo quality printing
To gratify user’s diverse image source, the new Epson Stylus Photo 870 delivers top of the line photo reproduction quality printing on any images from photo CD, digital camera, scanner, or the web. Epson Stylus Photo 870 also offers advanced speed. Furthermore, the QuickDry ink and EPSON Premium Glossy Photo Paper brings out lightfast prints that maintain the true color for over 10 years.
- FOUR – Improved speed and high quality images
Epson Stylus Photo 870 printer reproduces with fascinating quality due to the six color printing at 1440dpi, and the four picolitre Ultra Micro Dot. Variable sized droplet technology aids to optimize the balance between speed and image quality so that printing is both speedy and proficient. The machine also offers high-speed bi directional and quiet printing in all print modes, speeding up printing by 28% over other ink jet printers.
- THREE – Availability of banner function
Epson Stylus Photo 870 printer comes bundled with the software named EPSON Photo Reproduction Lab which was never released before. This allows customer to print unique, borderless, edge to edge on roll type EPSON Photo Paper fitted on the roll paper holder, up to 10 copies at a time. The presence of banner function also enables user to print six images together as a banner, adding lettering, logos, mini illustrations and even paint on and apply transparency masks to your images.
- TWO – Poster function
The printer lets user to print in Poster Mode, by enlarging the picture up to 16 sheets of A4-sized printout. The full featured driver software in addition to the EPSON Photo enhance four aids to choose among five tone settings and five effect settings for enhanced creativity. Additionally, user can develop low resolution images that are downloaded from digital cameras or the web and choose print layouts and watermarks upon the command from the user.
- ONE – Intellidge ink cartridges
New Intellidge ink cartridges in Epson Stylus Photo 870 printer ensure accurate ink level display via the Status Monitor 3, even when partially used cartridges are removed and reinserted. So for important print jobs, user can insert fresh cartridges then switch back to the incompletely used cartridges later. Consequently this helps in efficient ink usage, and hassle free operation.
Epson Stylus Photo 870 printer is a welcome addition to the inkjet printer market, providing fast and good quality photo printing at a reasonable price.