For today’s product review we have two industry stalwarts with Epson and Canon squaring off to see which manufacturer has the best wide format inkjet printer.
First up is the Epson Stylus Photo 1400. Epson has an exceptional history of producing fine printers, copiers, and scanners, and the wide format Stylus Photo 1400 is no exception. This printer is one of Epson’s best ever and produces magnificent, ultra high def, 5760 x 1440 dpi photos that are better than anything produced on any other wide format inkjet printer on the market.
The Stylus Photo 1400 has a compact 24.2 x 16.3 x 12.4 inch footprint and is a breeze to setup and use. The device produces high definition prints up to 13″ x 19″ for extraordinary sized photos, campaign signs, banners, and more.
The Epson Stylus Photo 1400 also features CD and DVD printing which allows for the output of professional looking CDs or DVDs for a digital portfolio.
Additional features include:
- Borderless 13″ x 19″ photos in as fast as 3 minutes.
- Ultra Hi-Definition prints with six color ink, Claria, ink for long-lasting photos, banners, brochures, and posters.
- Professional looking CDs and DVDs – print directly onto the CD or DVD without the need for labels.
- Speed and Quality
- Powerful Adobe Photoshop Elements software
- Individual ink cartridges so you can replace only the ones that are running low.
- Borderless prints in popular sizes: 4″x6″, 5″x7″, 8″x10″, 8.5″x11″, 11″x14″, 11″x17″, 12″x12″, 13″x19″.
- Precision color and detail – up to 5760×1440 dpi with ink droplets as small as 1.5 picoliters.
- Epson proprietary DX5 Micro Piezo printhead technology taht provides prints with professional detail without sacrificing speed.
- Print on multiple finishes from matte, to luster, to high gloss.
- Borderless paper format support up to 13″x19″
- Two separate paper paths including a front feeder for heavy or coarse paper types.
- 8 color ink system
- Ambient light correction software which optimizes color output to match the specified lighting condition.
- Canon FINE print head technology.
- Adobe Photoshop Elements