What you should know about Epson Stylus NX420

Epson Stylus nx420 is one of the lowest-priced printer provided by Epson. Still, Epson Stylus nx420 delivers a decent set of features with three functions including print, copy and scan. This printer is suitable for home usage. Keep reading to learn more about this printer.

What you should know about Epson Stylus NX420

Epson Stylus nx420 – Low-Priced Multifunction inkjet printer

Epson Stylus nx420 is quite resemble the Editors’s choice Epson Stylus NX515. It is covered in dark color. Its top-loading document feeder is able to hold 100 sheets of paper. There are a small LCD display (about 1.5 inch) and a flatbed scanner which can keep to 4A paper size.

This printer is integrated with Auto Picture Correction, red-eye elimination.

Epson has combined multiple functions in a single inkjet printer. In comparison to its price, Epson Stylus nx420 has fine performance.

It can print photos from memory card without touching your PC, however this inkjet printer does not support to scan these photos to another card. For each photo and record printing, the printing speed is slow and the print quality is generally beneath the curve. This printer provide multi-card readers but it does not have any USB port.

The performance of Epson Stylus nx420

Epson Stylus nx420 connects to computers via hardware or Wifi network by 802. 11b/g/n. This printer guarantee the better performance. Thanks to the application of Easy Epson Wifi and ImageAnd,you can have your computers linked in minutes. This printer can provide 6.4 ISO page per minutes (ppm) in monochromes and 3.3 ISO ppm in color.

It takes this inkjet printer 2 minutes and 50 seconds to print a photo at the size of 4×6 and 8 minutes 41 seconds for the most recent version of the business application. Although it takes much more time than other printers such as Editors’ Choice Epson Stylus NX625, Cannon Pixma MP280, NX420 is still considerable choice because of its price.

Epson Stylus NX420 can satisfied those who work at school or internal business. However, due to its low end from the scale for inkjet printer, this printer is not enough for formal documents or some relevant documents such as resumes.

About photo quality, Epson Stylus NX420 performs fine. In general, it details the dark side very well but not so much for the brighter ones. The printing quality seems fine but if you take a closer look, you will figure out some problems such as dithering, dot patterns within solid areas.

In comparison with inkjet printers, its graphic quality is standard. While many expensive printer have trouble with thin lines, Epson Stylus NX420 handle it pretty well. For casual use, graphic quality is good enough.

One great thing about Epson Stylus NX420 is that you can take it away right after printing. Equipped with DURABrite® Ultra instant-dry ink, you can get your printouts to go without waiting for the ink to dry. The printer won’t be smudge or smear, in fact, they are highlighter friendly

To buy a inkjet printer offer at this price, you cannot expect more from it. However, in comparison with Cannon MP280 which costs 30$ less, Epson Stylus NX420 provide a wider range of features like Wi-Fi online connectivity, LCD display…. which is obviously the better choice. Also, if you can spend more money (about $50), you might consider Epson Stylus NX625 which can provide you faster printing speed, richer features and better photo printing.