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Epson ET-4550vsEpson SC-P800

Epson ET-4550

42

Overall Score

42

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run but only middle of the road spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet
58
Features
Average Features
90
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
42
Overall Score
Mediocre
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 SC-P800

51

Overall Score

51

Overall Score

Epson SC-P800

$1,192.99
Our Verdict:
An award winning and good spec 2880 x 1440 DPI inkjet printer, with satisfactory running costs but representing poor value for money
82
Reviews
2 Reviews + 2 Awards
25
Value for Money
Poor
61
Features
Good Features
66
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
51
Overall Score
Average
2880 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 3ppm Feb 2016
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 2880 X 1440 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 3ppm
Release Date Feb 2016
Epson ET-4550

42

Overall Score

42

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run but only middle of the road spec 4800 x 1200 DPI inkjet
58
Features
Average Features
90
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
42
Overall Score
Mediocre
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 SC-P800

51

Overall Score

51

Overall Score

Epson SC-P800

$1,192.99
Our Verdict:
An award winning and good spec 2880 x 1440 DPI inkjet printer, with satisfactory running costs but representing poor value for money
82
Reviews
2 Reviews + 2 Awards
25
Value for Money
Poor
61
Features
Good Features
66
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
51
Overall Score
Average
2880 X 1440 DPI Yes Inkjet 3ppm Feb 2016
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 2880 X 1440 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 3ppm
Release Date Feb 2016

Top Prices

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
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Epson WorkForce ET-4550 EcoTank Wireless All-in-One Printer
Out of stock
$499.99
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Epson WorkForce ET-4550 EcoTank Wireless Color All-in-One Supertank Printer with Scanner, Copier, Fax, Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct
Out of stock
$544.88
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Epson SureColor P800 Inkjet Printer - Color - 2880 x 1440dpi Print -
$1,192.99
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Epson SureColor P800 Standard Edition UltraChrome HD Inkjet Photo Printer, 2880x1440 dpi, Wi-Fi
$1,195.00
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Epson SureColor P800 Designer Edition UltraChrome HD Inkjet Photo Printer, 2880x1440 dpi, Wi-Fi
$1,395.00
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Epson SURECOLOR SC-P800
$1,266.00
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Reasons For

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
4 Reasons For
30ppm Faster Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)
Epson ET-4550 is 33ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let, but the Epson SC-P800 is only a 3ppm print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Let inkjet printer (30ppm slower).

This measures how long it takes the inkjet printer to print a single black & white A4 page at normal quality.

A faster print speed means the inkjet printer is more efficient and can manage larger print jobs faster.

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30 Sheets Bigger Standard Input Capacity
The Epson ET-4550 has a standard input capacity of 150 sheets, whereas the Epson SC-P800 is only a 120 sheets standard input capacity inkjet printer (30 sheets smaller).

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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$0 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
The Epson ET-4550 is $0 cheaper to run than the Epson SC-P800 over five years.
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One Year Longer Manufacturer's Guarantee
The manufacturer's guarantee provided with the Epson ET-4550 is one year, but it is zero years for the Epson SC-P800.
1 Reason For
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this inkjet printer.

Reviews & Awards

Awards

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
No awards found
2 Awards
computershopper.com: Editor's Choice photoreview.com.au: Editor's Choice

Average Expert Rating

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
No reviews found
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Date Released

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
27 months old 22 months old Best

Manufacturer's Warranty

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
1 year 0 years

Key Features

Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter)

This measures how long it takes the inkjet printer to print a single black & white A4 page at normal quality.

A faster print speed means the inkjet printer is more efficient and can manage larger print jobs faster.

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 ET-4550
Epson
ET-4550
0 trees 0.00085 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Epson SC-P800
Epson
SC-P800
0 trees 0.0016 tonnes CO2

Specification

Printing

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
Resolution Colour Unknown - Click to provide data 2,880 DPI
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 33ppm 3ppm
BEST

Print Technology

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
Print Head Nozzles
Duplex Print Options Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Ink Types, Supplies Unknown - Click to provide data

Input Capacity

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
Auto Document Feeder (ADF) Input Capacity 30 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data
Standard Input Capacity 150 sheets
BEST
120 sheets

Paper Handling

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
Media Handling Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Print Size
216 x 356 mm (Legal)
 216 x 356 mm (Legal)
216 x 356 mm (Legal)
 216 x 356 mm (Legal)

Sound Emission

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
Noise Level 46dB Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
Weight 7.4kg 19.5kg
Height 241mm 250mm
Depth 360mm 376mm
Width 515mm 684mm

Power

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
Power Consumption (standby) 1.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off) Unknown - Click to provide data 1.8W
Typical Power Consumption 11W 21W

Media Formats

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
Standard Media Sizes

System Requirements

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
Compatible Operating Systems

Display

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data 2.7"

Media Weight

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 73g/m²

Technical Details

Epson ET-4550 Epson SC-P800
Service & Support Unknown - Click to provide data
Type
Interface
Supported Network Protocols Unknown - Click to provide data
Media Thickness Unknown - Click to provide data
Media Types Supported
Power Supply Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Processor Frequency Unknown - Click to provide data 50MHz

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