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With remarkable speed and precision, the Epson Stylus C86 delivers sharp, vivid results?every day, every project. A champion performer whatever the task at hand, this high-value printer enables anyone to create brilliant, long-lasting results.
Water, smudge, and light-resistant DURABrite Inks ensure Photo Quality prints, to preserve cherished photos or important documents. 5760 x 1440 optimized dpi offers astounding clarity and detail to consistently produce vibrant color, text and graphics. The Epson Stylus C86 even offers true BorderFree printing for frame-ready prints in several popular sizes. And, this DURABrite Photo Series printer, comes with 20 sheets of photo paper, Photo Series software, and quick access to Epson's exclusive photo craft and photo sharing websites.
In addition to its extraordinary output, this powerful ink jet makes it easy to get more done with incredible high-speed printing. The Epson Stylus C86 speeds through black text at up to 22 ppm and color at up to 12 ppm. Plus, its individual ink cartridges provide added convenience, as well as more cost-effective operation.
With USB and Parallel connectivity, plus networking and wireless options, this printer is the ideal solution for both Windows and Macintosh computers. Now, anyone can achieve superior results, project after project, with the exceptional power and performance of the Epson Stylus C86.
Ink Type: DURABrite Inks
Light Resistance / Print Longevity:
Offers long lasting durability for brilliant, fade resistant prints, even on plain paper; Water-resistant output including plain paper
Maximum Resolution: (dots per inch)
Up to 5760 x 1440 optimized dpi using RPM on various media
Printing Technology: CMYK drop-on-demand Micro Piezo ink jet technology; Optimized for plain paper printing
Minimum Ink Droplet Size: Variable Six sizes as small as 3 picoliters
Ink Cartridge Configuration: Individual ink cartridges (Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow)
Ink Palette: Four Color
Nozzle Configuration: Monochrome head 180 nozzles, Color head 59 nozzles x 3 (CMY)
Black: Up to 22 ppm
Color: Up to 12 ppm
4" x 6" Photo: 1 min 7 sec
8" x 10" Photo: 2 min 18 sec
Maximum Paper Width: Single Sheet - 8.5 in.
Maximum Printable Area: 8.26" x 10.76" (letter size): Top margin 0" Left margin 0" Bottom margin 0" Right margin 0"
Letter, legal, half-letter, executive, user definable 3.5" x 3.5" up to 8.5" x 44"
Borderless Photo Sizes:
4" x 6", 8" x 10", and letter size Borderless Photo Printing on Epson Glossy Photo Paper, Epson Matte Paper Heavyweight, and DURABrite Ink Glossy Photo Paper
Plain, bond, Epson DURABrite Ink Glossy Photo Paper, Epson Premium Bright White Paper, Epson Matte Paper Heavyweight, Epson Double-sided Matte Paper, Epson Glossy Photo Paper, Epson Semigloss Photo Paper, Epson Photo Quality Ink Jet Paper, Epson Photo Quality Ink Jet Cards, Epson Ink Jet Transparencies
Standard (No. 10)-Plain, bond and air mail paper
Maximum Paper Thickness: 0.27mm
Paper Capacity: Input paper tray 120 sheets, 20 lb/15 envelopes
Ink Cartridge Life
Black Ink Yield:
High Capacity Cartridge: 1350 pages (ISO 10561), 950 pages (5% coverage); Standard Capacity Cartridge: 600 pages (ISO 10561), 420 pages (5% coverage)
Color Ink Yield: 450 pages (5% coverage)
Ink Shelf Life: 2 years from production date
Hardware and Software Details
Printer Dimensions & Weight: 18.1" x 23.3" x 12.1" (W x D x H) with trays extended; 9.3 lb (without ink cartridges)
Printer Case Color: Silver and dark gray
Interface and Connectivity: USB, Parallel (IEEE 1284)
Windows USB - Windows 98, Me, 2000 or XP; Windows Parallel - Windows 95, 98, Me, 2000, NT 4.0 or XP; Macintosh USB - Macintosh System 9.1, OS X 10.1 .3 to 10.3.x
EPSON Software Film Factory 3.0 (PIM and Exif Compatible)
Printer Language: EPSON ESC/P Raster; EPSON Remote
Color Management: Color Controls, PhotoEnhance, ICM
Sound Level: 42 dB (A)
Printer Duty: 50,000 pages (A4 or Letter)
Temperature: Operating 50 degrees to 95 degrees F
Storage: -4 degrees to 104degrees F
Relative Humidity: Operating 20% to 80%, Storage 5% to 85% (no condensation)
Safety Standards: UL1950 with D3, CSA22.2 950 with D3; RFI: FCC part 15 subpart B class B, CSA C108.8 class B
Rated Voltage: 120V AC +/- 10%
Rated Frequency: 50-60 Hz
Rated Current: 0.2 - 0.4A
Power Consumption: Approx. 19W (ISO 10561 letter pattern), Approx .4.5W (Sleep Mode), Approx. 0.8W (Power Off Mode)
Wired Ethernet and Wireless Networking
Standard one year limited warranty including Epson Exchange program (U.S. and Canada only)