212mm Specifications Print Technology • EPSON Micro Piezo™ • EPSON QuickDry™ 6-colour inks Regulations • CE Directive 89/336/EEC & 73/23/EEC • ENERGY STAR Compliant Print Quality • Up to 5760 optimised dpi using RPM (Resolution Performance Management) on suitable media Print Speed • Approx. 7.8ppm – A4 black text document (Economy mode)*1 • Approx. 7.6ppm – A4 colour text document (Economy mode)*2 • Approx. 2.2 – A4 text & colour graphics document (Normal mode)*3 • Approx. 50 seconds per photo (4x6")*4 Warranty* • Standard: 1 year manufacturer's warranty with carry-in service • Optional: extension of the warranty to 3 year EPSON COVERPLUS on site or with carry-in service * See image samples Operating System Compatibility • Microsoft® Windows® 98, 2000, Me, XP • Macintosh® OS 8.5.1, 10.1.2 or later Interfaces • USB Paper Handling • Cut Sheet Sizes: A4, A5, A6, B5, Legal, Letter, Half Letter, roll paper (100x8mm), Panoramic (210x594mm) • Photo Paper: A4, Letter, 4x6", Panoramic (210x594mm), roll paper (100mmx8m) • Envelopes: C6, No.10, DL, 5x8" • Weight: 64~90 g/m2. Up to 255 g/m2. using EPSON genuine Media only • Max. Capacity: 100 A4 sheets (65g/m2) 30 Inkjet Transparencies 20 sheets of Photo Paper 65 Photo Quality Ink Jet Paper • Max. Print Area: 210 x 297mm* • Min Border: 0mm on all sides* *via driver settings Ink Cartridges • Black: • Capacity: • Colour: • Capacity: General • Dimensions (w x d x h): Art.-Nr. 7010145 – Stand 10/02 • Weight: • Noise Level: • Power consumption: T007 540 A4 Pages at 3.5% coverage T008 220 A4 Pages at 5% coverage 256mm 467mm * Warranty offers are not available in all countries. Minimum System Requirements Windows 98 Pentium 16MB RAM 20MB HDD Space Windows ME Pentium 150MHz 32MB RAM 20MB HDD Space Windows 2000 Pentium 133MHz 64MB RAM 40MB HDD Space Windows XP Pentium 233MHz 64MB RAM 100MB HDD Space Macintosh OS 8.5.1 14MB (Foreground) 16MB (Background) Macintosh OS X 10.1.2 or later A4 Black Text Memo*1 A4 Colour Text Memo*2 A4 Text & Colour A4 Photo (Bike Image)*4 Graphics*3 *4 Illustration of ‘Bike’ image used for photo speeds. Print Speeds Note: Print times will vary depending on computer configuration, print setting, application, coverage and page complexity. The print times shown in this brochure are the average time for multiple prints of the same page over one minute. Times are measured from the ‘Print’ command to the delivery of the page in the tray. The speeds were achieved using the following system: 200Mhz Pentium PC, 64MB RAM, 2GB HDD, Windows 95 or 98. 128MB RAM Recommended System Requirements Windows 98 Pentium 300MHz or higher 64MB RAM or more 50MB HDD Space or more Windows ME Pentium 300MHz or higher 64MB RAM or more 50MB HDD Space or more Windows 2000 Pentium 300MHz or higher 64MB RAM or more 100MB HDD Space or more Windows XP Pentium 300MHz or higher 128MB RAM or more 100MB HDD Space or more Macintosh OS 9.1 or later Macintosh OS X 10.1.2 or later Your EPSON dealer: 29MB (Foreground) 48MB (Background) 256MB RAM www.epson.de ISO 9001 : 2000 BVQI Certification number 80678 ISO 14001 BVQI Certification number 80679 467 x 256 x 212mm (storage) 467 x 484 x 309mm (operation) 5.25Kg 39dB(A) (ISO 7779) 18 Watts (ISO 10561) pattern Test conditions as follows: (Indoor Display Condition) Light source: Fluorescent light Intensity: 70,000 lux Temperature: 240C Humidity: 60%RH Glass mount: 2mm, soda lime Fade criteria: Pure YMC 30% Loss at OD=1 Display-life Calculation: Total illuminance/(500 lux x 10 hours x 365 days = 1 year) * The data is calculated by EPSON’s accelerated test and it does not mean EPSON guarantee periods. Tests developed and conducted by EPSON. COLOUR YOUR LIFE Professional quality, easy to use, standalone photo printing • Up to 5760dpi optimised resolution on suitable media • True standalone printing via built-in PCMCIA card slot – no PC required • Prints borderfree for perfect photo lab style prints up to A4 • 6 colour inks as standard for beautiful photo results • PRINT Image Matching technology for faithful reproduction of Digital Camera Images Introducing the EPSON Stylus Photo 915… simplifying digital photo printing The EPSON Stylus Photo 915 is an excellent photo printer, ideal for for all amateur digital camera and family users. This genuine photo lab alternative provides top quality, border-free photo output direct from a wide range of digital still camera (DSC) memory cards without requiring connection to a PC. It gives exceptional optimised dpi print resolution using 6 colours and will even provide up to 25 years of print life on EPSON papers*. The EPSON Stylus Photo 915 simplifies digital photo printing, giving high quality results with ease and minimum effort. It’s perfect for any modern family that enjoys the convenience of digital photography. It is also flexible enough to print perfect text and graphic documents, such as reports, assignments and DTP projects. For Your Convenience… No PC Required To make your photo printing as straightforward as possible, EPSON has integrated a PCMCIA card slot into the EPSON Stylus Photo 915. All you need to do to achieve great quality prints is load your media card directly into the EPSON Stylus Photo 915’s card slot (a wide range of memory cards can be used via the included adapters) and choose which images you wish to print from the on-board LCD interface. It couldn’t be easier to produce great quality photo prints. Why Process When You Can Print? Not only does the EPSON Stylus Photo 915 boast standalone convenience, it also uses EPSON’s revolutionary technologies to achieve superb print quality. Combining the unique Micro Piezo™ print head’s tiny, Variable-sized ink droplets and 6 colour inks, EPSON achieves a stunning print resolution of up to 5760 optimised dpi on suitable media which redefines highdefinition printing. The results speak for themselves: vivid, sparkling and precise photos that rival those from any high street film processor. Perfect Photos Everytime As well as printing easily and with bestever quality, the EPSON Stylus Photo 915 offers further photo printing attributes for greater results. It automatically prints without borders on both 100 x 150mm and A4 paper and with the attachable roll paper holder, continuous photos sets can be printed. You can also print banner enlargements and panoramic shots easily with this facility, enabling great special format prints of your favourite pictures. WHAT LIES BENEATH? EPSON TECHNOLOGIES: EPSON Ultra Micro Dot™ The permanent EPSON Micro Piezo™ print head propels perfectly formed ink droplets onto the page with absolute precision, producing the virtually invisible 4 picolitre EPSON Ultra Micro Dot™ for highest quality printing. EPSON Variable-sized Droplet Technology To keep print speeds fast, the smallest ink droplets are only used for areas of high detail and gradations, for areas of block colour larger droplets are produced. Up to 5760 Optimised DPI* using Resolution Performance Management (RPM) EPSON’s RPM Technology manages the placement of up to six ink droplet sizes and the placement of these droplets to deliver superior photo quality prints. * on suitable media Intellidge Ink cartridges ‘Intelligent’ IC chips relay precise ink levels information to the user and resealable valves mean the cartridges can be easily swapped over as required. WHY CHOOSE AN EPSON STYLUS PHOTO 915? • Exceptional print quality – up to 5760dpi optimised resolution on suitable media • Continuous Photolab style prints – no borders at all on 100 x 150mm and A4 papers • Built-in PCMCIA card slot for direct printing – no PC required! • 6 colour standard ink set for outstanding photo quality printing • Standalone operation supporting CompactFlash™, SmartMedia™, Memory Stick®, MultiMediaCard™ and SD Card via adaptors supplied • Optional LCD panel for quick, clear previewing of images via card reader • Paper roll holder for volume printing • Dual, high-capacity QuickDry™ ink system with Intellidge cartridges • Ideal for A4 text and colour graphics printing such as reports and assignments • EPSON PRINT Image Matching™ technology for faithful reproduction of Digital Camera images • EPSON PhotoQuicker 3.2 advanced photo layout software • Stylish new design Taking Control The EPSON Stylus Photo 915 puts you in complete control of your digital photo output. If you don't want to spend time using PCs then the standalone operation is perfect, especially with the optional LCD print preview monitor to help with the selection and viewing of images. When using a PC, however, EPSON’s unique PhotoQuicker 3.2 software gives you added imaging functions. It’s a virtual digital darkroom providing advanced photo options such as image enhancing effects, automatic resizing, filters and even facilities for adding text. EPSON QuickDry™ Inks These dye-based inks have been specifically formulated to give vibrant colours, smoother tonal ranges and superb colour expression as standard, whilst offering oustanding lightfast prints on EPSON media. * Dependent on media. Please refer to lightfast test conditions on reverse. Life-like Quality The EPSON Stylus Photo 915 uses PRINT Image Matching (P.I.M. II) technology to ensure your prints look just like the image you captured with your P.I.M. enabled digital camera. Specific characteristics, such as lighting conditions, are automatically recorded along with the image file ensuring your finished photographs match the original pictures taken. PRINT Image Matching™(P.I.M. II) Faithfully interprets settings and produces images faithful to the original Digital Still Camera image (when using a P.I.M. enabled camera). This is achieved by the camera actually creating print commands when the pictures are taken.