The performance of a printer can be reviewed in several aspects. One of them is the capability of a printer to produce many pages by using its cartridges. A good printer can optimize its ink tanks so that it can be used for printing many documents. As a result, the user can save more money. Epson ET-3750 is a product of Epson that can produce the high performance of its ink cartridges. The ink cartridges can print up to 14,000 pages of black documents or 11,200 pages of color documents. It means the monthly duty cycle of this printer is higher than other printers. In addition, this printer is also built by Energy Star Qualified that can save more energy during the operational process.
The Software, OS, and Physical Design of Epson
Epson ET-3750 is equipped with EPSON Scan and Epson Printer Driver. This printer is also supported by some mobile printing applications such as Google Cloud Print, Mopria Print Service, Apple Air Print, Android printing, Fire OS Printing, Epson Email Print, Epson Scan to Cloud, Epson Remote Print, and Epson iPrint. Some accepted operating systems for this printer are Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2016, and Mac OS X 10.6 – Mac OS 10.12.X. The 2.4” color LCD is used as the display screen. The rated voltage of this printer is about 100 – 240 V. Meanwhile, the rated frequency is about 50 – 60 Hz. This printer consumes power about 12 W, 5.3 W, 0.9 W, and 0.2 during the operational process, ready mode, sleep mode, and power-off mode. The type of connectivity for this printer are Hi-speed USB, Wireless, Wired Ethernet, and Wi-Fi Direct.
The Performance of Epson Printer
The print technologies of Epson ET-3750 are 4-color (CMYK) drop-on-demand Micro Piezo inkjet technology/Precision Core 1S print head. It can produce maximum resolution up to 4800 x 1200 dpi. The print speeds are 8 ppm and 15 ppm for color and black documents, respectively. Meanwhile, the minimum ink droplet size is about 3.3 picoliters. This printer is also an all in one printer. So, it can be used for copying and scanning documents. The copy speeds are 5.5 cpm and 11 cpm for color and black documents. The maximum multiple copies are 99 copies. Meanwhile, the maximum size of the document is Legal size. The copier is also designed by some copy features such as 1-sided to 2-sided, multi-page, density, remover shadow, borderless, remove punch holes, ID copy, and resize documents (25 – 400%). This printer also can be used as a scanner. The type of scanner is Color Flatbed or ADF. Meanwhile, the CIS Line Sensor is used as a photoelectric device. The maximum resolution is 9600 dpi. Meanwhile, the optical resolution is 2400 dpi. The hardware resolution is 1200 x 2400 dpi. The color bit depths are 48-bit color and 24-bit color. The scanner is also designed with some features such as scan to computer and scan to Cloud. Therefore, the user can send the files of scanned documents to the computer or Cloud directly.