Epson 1500W vs Epson ET-4550
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Epson 1500WvsEpson ET-4550

Epson 1500W

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score

Epson 1500W

$28.99
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only average value for money
61
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
85
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
5760 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 100 Sheets Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Standard Input Capacity Release Date
Maximum Resolution 5760 X 1440 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Standard Input Capacity 100 Sheets
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson ET-4550

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score

Epson ET-4550

$568.88
Our Verdict:
The top scoring inkjet under $1,000, but representing only middle of the road value for money
61
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
94
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 33ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 33ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson 1500W

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score

Epson 1500W

$28.99
Our Verdict:
A good spec and very economical to run 760 x 1440 DPI inkjet printer, but representing only average value for money
61
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
85
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
5760 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 100 Sheets Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Standard Input Capacity Release Date
Maximum Resolution 5760 X 1440 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Standard Input Capacity 100 Sheets
Release Date Sep 2015
Epson ET-4550

71

Overall Score

71

Overall Score

Epson ET-4550

$568.88
Our Verdict:
The top scoring inkjet under $1,000, but representing only middle of the road value for money
61
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
94
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good
4800 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 33ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 4800 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 33ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
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CD Print Printer Printing Tray: Epson Artisan 1430, EP-4004, Stylus 1500W 1430W
$28.99
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1 Price from 1 Store | $28.99
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Epson WorkForce ET-4550 EcoTank Wireless All-in-One Printer
Out of stock
$499.99
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Amazon US
Epson WorkForce ET-4550 EcoTank Wireless Color All-in-One Supertank Printer with Scanner, Copier, Fax, Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct
$568.88
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2 Prices from 2 Stores | $568.88
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Reasons For

Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
1 Reason For
Cheaper by $540
The Epson 1500W costs $28.99, whereas the Epson ET-4550 is $568.88.
4 Reasons For
Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The Epson ET-4550 is a 150 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer. That's 50 sheets bigger than the Epson 1500W (100 sheets).

This indicates the largest amount of paper that can be safely loaded into the printer at once.

Higher input capacities mean that you will be able to print more before having to refill the tray.

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More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this inkjet printer remaining in stock.
Cheaper to Run by $0 Over Five Years
Over five years the Epson ET-4550 only costs $0 to run however the Epson 1500W costs $0 to run (64% more).
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Better Manufacturer's Guarantee by One Year
The Epson ET-4550 comes with a one year guarantee from the manufacturer, whereas the Epson 1500W has a zero year guarantee.

Date Released

Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
29 months old 29 months old

Manufacturer's Warranty

Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
0 years 1 year

Key Features

Standard Input Capacity

This indicates the largest amount of paper that can be safely loaded into the printer at once.

Higher input capacities mean that you will be able to print more before having to refill the tray.

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.
Epson 1500W
Epson
1500W
0 trees 0.0013 tonnes CO2
Epson ET-4550
Epson
ET-4550
0 trees 0.00082 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Printing Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
Resolution Colour 5,760 DPI Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 33ppm
 
 
 
Print Technology Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
Print Head Nozzles
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Ink Types, Supplies Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Print Length 1.12m Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Input Capacity Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 30 Sheets
Standard Input Capacity 100 Sheets 150 Sheets
BEST
 
 
 
Paper Handling Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
Maximum Print Size
329 x 423 mm
 329 x 423 mm
329 x 423 mm
 329 x 423 mm
Maximum Media Width Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Sound Emission Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 46dB
Printing Noise Level 45dB Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
Weight 11.8kg 7.4kg
Height 215mm 241mm
Depth 322mm 360mm
Width 616mm 515mm
 
 
 
Power Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
Power Consumption (standby) 3.5W 1.5W
Typical Power Consumption 18W 11W
 
 
 
Media Formats Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
Standard Media Sizes
 
 
 
System Requirements Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
Compatible Operating Systems
 
 
 
Media Weight Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
Recommended Media Weight 1g/m² Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Technical Details Epson 1500W Epson ET-4550
Service & Support Unknown - Click to provide data
Type
Interface
Supported Network Protocols
Media Types Supported
Power Supply Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Compliance Industry Standards Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software
Processor Frequency 50MHz Unknown - Click to provide data

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