As soon as you get this program installed and running on your system, you will get to meet its simple yet friendly GUI which puts all the functions at your fingertips. A useful software designed especially for users of Epson Stylus CX devices who want to quickly scan documents and manage them. Great image quality doesn’t make up for its design flaws. This printer is designed to function only with genuine Epson ink cartridges and not with third party ink cartridges. Bottom Line One of the slowest printers we’ve reviewed, it took over half an hour to print a photo-quality shot. We didn’t experience any difficulties when using this machine, but waiting over half an hour for an A4 photo printout certainly did test our patience.

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When the same customers have changed scajner genuine Epson paper, they have been amazed and pleased with the colour and quality of their prints. You are providing your consent to Epson Australia Pty Ltd. Unfortunately, the printer does not support 4″ x 6″ photo paper, so photos of this size would need to be printed on an A4 sheet and then cut down to size.

Its scanner provides excellent PC scanning capabilities, but prospective buyers shouldn’t expect much in the way of quality from its photocopy function. Epson disclaims any and all rights in those marks. The scanner was very slow during our tests, however. While the speed was good, the quality was not, and the copied image suffered from poor resolution and colour matching.


The printer may not function properly or at all if you use third party ink cartridges. Epson trademarks of Seiko Epson Corporation. Epson is the registered trademark of Seiko Epson Corporation.

Pros Impressive print and scan quality. This unit would suit a buyer who is on a tight budget and wants an everyday printer for documents and the odd photo printout. The only downside is that it is meant to be used with specific units.

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Membership is free, and your security and privacy remain protected. Note also that printing errors may occur if non-standard cables or more than two hub connections are used. Mono – up to 3. Equipment supplied by Epson Australia is designed to function in conjunction with genuine Epson consumables and accessories specifically configured for it. I need power and lots of it.

Copying a photo using the highest quality copy mode produced an image in only 2 minutes 21 seconds, which is a far cry from the half hour it took scznner unit to print a photo quality image from the PC. Cons Noisy, slow, cx100 print through the PC, no 4′ x 6′ paper support.

Epson Stylus CX Review: – Printers & Scanners – Multifunction Devices – PC World Australia

Sign in with LinkedIn Sign in with Facebook. There was only a slight hint of colour banding in some grey areas, but for the most part the image was perfect. Nonetheless, should you care for more, you can rely on the scanning options provided to help you select the desired image type, scan resolution, output size or brightness, contrast and saturation improvements in Home Mode.


All other names and company names used herein are for identification purpose only and may be the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. Text output also proved to be very good in normal mode, and fine mode produces even better quality. We had to wait a long xc1500 31minutes 55 seconds for the CX to print our photo quality A4 image on glossy paper, but the wait was definitely worth it.

The inexpensive CX is noisy and slow at photo printing. Specifications are subject to change without notice. It doesn’t support PictBridge nor does it have a memory card reader, so all photo prints must be made through the PC.

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Bundling software applications alongside hardware devices is now a common practice for most manufacturers and Epson is no exception. Scaner image quality doesn’t make up for its design flaws. View our privacy policy before signing up. Setting up the environment and preparing for a new scan is not too difficult and if you do not want anything more than a simple scanned copy of a photo or a written paper, this can be done with one click.

Please try again later. For regular scans, that do not require any advanced editing or special treatment, vx1500 have at your disposal the Home Mode.