Canon MG2520 vs Epson WF-100
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Canon MG2520vsEpson WF-100

Canon MG2520

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

Canon MG2520

$29.39
$170.60
Our Verdict:
An excellent value for money and spectacularly economical to run colour printing inkjet, with very good features
96
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
96
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent
Yes Inkjet Dec 2016
Colour Printing Print Technology Release Date
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Release Date Dec 2016
Epson WF-100

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Epson WF-100

$199.99
$100.00
Our Verdict:
A staggeringly economical to run and award winning 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet printer, with great features and a recent release date
90
Reviews
10 Reviews + 2 Awards
78
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
95
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent
5760 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 14ppm Jul 2017
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 5760 X 1440 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 14ppm
Release Date Jul 2017
Canon MG2520

83

Overall Score

83

Overall Score

Canon MG2520

$29.39
$170.60
Our Verdict:
An excellent value for money and spectacularly economical to run colour printing inkjet, with very good features
96
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
96
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
83
Overall Score
Excellent
Yes Inkjet Dec 2016
Colour Printing Print Technology Release Date
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Release Date Dec 2016
Epson WF-100

80

Overall Score

80

Overall Score

Epson WF-100

$199.99
$100.00
Our Verdict:
A staggeringly economical to run and award winning 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet printer, with great features and a recent release date
90
Reviews
10 Reviews + 2 Awards
78
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
95
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent
5760 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 14ppm Jul 2017
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 5760 X 1440 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 14ppm
Release Date Jul 2017

Top Prices

Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Amazon US
Canon MG2520 Color Photo Printer
$29.39
Go to Store
Curacao
Canon PIXMA MG2520 All-In-One Printer - White
$29.99
Go to Store
2 Prices from 2 Stores | $29.39-$29.99
Adorama
Epson WorkForce WF-100 Wireless Mobile Inkjet Printer, 6.7/3.8 ppm Black/Color, 5760x1440 dpi, 20 Sheet Input Tray, USB 2.0/Wi-Fi - Print
$199.99
Go to Store
Amazon US
EPSON C11CE05201 - Epson WorkForce WF-100 Inkjet Printer - Color - 5760 x 1440dpi
$258.19
Go to Store
GNeStore
EPSON WF-100 WorkForce Portable Mobile Printer / Ultralight A4 Mobile Printer (Brand new, unopened) - on
$417.99
Go to Store
3 Prices from 3 Stores | $199.99-$417.99
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Reasons For

Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
2 Reasons For
Cheaper by $171
The Canon MG2520 is $170.60 cheaper than the Epson WF-100.
Better Brand
Canon inkjet printers have an average rating of 85.5%, but Epson has an average rating of 74.6%.
1 Reason For
More Shops Are Selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
No awards found
2 Awards
computershopper.com: Good For Business Expert Reviews: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
9 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Canon has a better average brand rating than Epson. The average brand rating for Canon is 85.47% based on 4,313 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Epson is 74.58% based on 150 reviews.
Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Canon

85

85

Based on 4,313 reviews
Epson

75

75

Based on 150 reviews

Date Released

Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
14 months old 7 months old Best

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Inkjet printer running costs calculated based on an average of 20 minutes of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the inkjet printer and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving inkjet printers.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these inkjet printers for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Canon MG2520
Canon
MG2520
0 trees 0.00082 tonnes CO2
Epson WF-100
Epson
WF-100
0 trees 0.00082 tonnes CO2

Specification

 
 
 
Battery Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Battery Recharge Time Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Output Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Charge Time Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Printing Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Print Speed (ISO/IEC 24734) Colour Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (ISO/IEC 24734) Mono Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (colour, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 4ppm
Resolution Colour Unknown - Click to provide data 5,760 DPI
Print Speed (colour, Draft Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 3.8ppm
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 14ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Print Head Nozzles Unknown - Click to provide data
Fade-Resistance Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Cartridge Unknown - Click to provide data 4
 
 
 
Input Capacity Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Number of Standard Paper Trays Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Maximum Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 20 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 20 Sheets
 
 
 
Paper Handling Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Maximum Print Size
216 x 356 mm (Legal)
 216 x 356 mm (Legal)
216 x 356 mm (Legal)
 216 x 356 mm (Legal)
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
USB 2.0 Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
 
 
 
Sound Emission Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 45dB
Printing Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 45dB
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 1.6kg
Height Unknown - Click to provide data 61mm
Depth Unknown - Click to provide data 154mm
Width Unknown - Click to provide data 309mm
 
 
 
Power Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 4W
Power Consumption (off) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Typical Power Consumption 11W 11W
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data 20%
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data 20%
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data -30°C
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Certificates Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Certification Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Media Formats Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
System Requirements Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Display Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 1.44"
 
 
 
Media Weight Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 1g/m²
 
 
 
Technical Details Canon MG2520 Epson WF-100
Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Network Protocols Unknown - Click to provide data
Media Types Supported Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Supply Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Frequency Unknown - Click to provide data 50MHz

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