Epson 81N Cartridge Value Pack

Oct 6th, 2010 Inks, Printing Digital Photos 1 min read

Have one of the following printers? Artisan 725 • Stylus Photo 1410 • Stylus Photo R290 • Stylus Photo R390 • Stylus Photo RX590 • Stylus Photo RX610 • Stylus Photo RX690 • Stylus Photo T50 • Stylus Photo TX650 • Stylus Photo TX700W • Stylus Photo TX710W • Stylus Photo TX800FW • Stylus Photo TX810FW Then try the great value pack cartridges from Epson….

Canon PIXMA iP6320D Printer

Apr 30th, 2007 Inks, Printers, Printing Digital Photos 1 min read

Canon’s PIXMA iP6320D photo printer boasts 4800 x 1200 dpi printing as well as direct printing from compatible memory cards, digital cameras and mobile phones. It features a 2.5 inch LCD screen to preview photos and basic photo editing functions such as red eye removal and retouching. Chromalife inks ensure that prints are long lasting. Dot size is a as low as 2 picolitre and…

Compatible iP4200 Cartridges

Apr 27th, 2007 Inks, Printers, Printing Digital Photos 3 min read

Update below original story …Found this on a US website today, which was quite interesting: “Thank you for visiting our website… Unfortunately, there are no compatible brand cartridges available for the following Canon printers: iP1600, iP4200, iP6210D, iP6220D, iP5200, iP5200R, iP6600D, MP150, MP170, MP450, MP500, MP800, MP950 We have recently inspected the new Canon cartridges for the printers listed above and spoken to the compatible…

Canon PIXMA iP1300 Printer – Budget Buy

Apr 20th, 2007 Inks, Printers 1 min read

Yes, recommended retail for this printer is just $49! For a cheap printer, the specs are surprising, but that comes down to Canon’s new range of FINE printer cartridges. Print speed is 11 pages per minute in both black and colour, with printing up to 4800 x 1200 dpi. The printer comes with a 3 colour cartridge as standard but you can also use a…

Reliability Comparison Study

Aug 4th, 2006 Inks, Printers, Printing Digital Photos 1 min read

Although this study dates back to September 2005, I was reminded about it by regular reader Randall Philips. Randall has tried a lot of refilled inks for his HP and has had some disasters with a few cartridges but he has persevered because he is trying to save money. The HP study (now no longer available), conducted by an independent body, tests the reliability of…

HP Simple Black cartridge introduced

Jun 12th, 2006 Inks, Printers 1 min read

Based on its own case study, Hewlett-Packard recently evaluated its inkjet products in the Chinese marketplace as: • There is significant price difference between original cartridge and alternatives • The Chinese market is very sensitive to price • Resulting in declining share of HP original cartridge Hewlett Packard’s Singapore-based vice-president for the supplies business of the company’s Imaging and Printing Group in Asia Pacific/Japan, John…

Photo Paper is taking too long to dry

Feb 28th, 2006 Inks, Photo Paper, Printing Digital Photos 1 min read

The time taken for a print to dry depends on several factors: • The amount of ink printed which in turn depends on the density of the image. • The type of photo paper used. • The humidity and temperature of the surrounding air. • The brand of ink and printer. • The air circulation in the room. For best results: • Use the same…

Replace Epson ink cartridge straight away

Feb 23rd, 2006 Inks, Printers 1 min read

One of our regular very happy customers called today for some advice. Her colour ink cartridge was empty in her Epson printer, but she didn’t need to print for a while so she had taken the empty cartridge out of the machine and thrown it in the bin. She was asking if it was OK to leave the printer without the cartridge for a couple…