Reviews and Problems with Epson Expression Photo XP-850
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what's wrong with Epson Photo paper trays?
5 December 2014
Summary: This is my 4th Epson Photo printer, I got the XP-820 today because my XP-850 was leaving a while smeared line at the top of bottom of 4 x 6 borderless prints. I had not experienced this before, so I set my new printer up and it does the same thing.
Summary: Epson has great print quality but makes weak printers as far as reliability goes. My third Epson printer to have to be returned for mechanical issues. Epson is good (if you are willing to make a deposit to be held until they get the old one back) about replacement but on the first two the...
Nice printer, equivalent to the Artisan 837. Though more picky about ink!
16 July 2014
Summary: I bought this as a replacement for an Artisan 837 that finally gave up the ghost. The only major complaint I have about it is that it's pickier about off-brand ink cartridges than the Artisan 837 was.
Excerpt: This is my first Epson printer after 20 years with another manufacturer. I bought the printer primarily for printing color graphics and have not been impressed. The color is frequently less than vibrant.
Excerpt: When the printer is working , it does a decent job. I have had two occasions in the last six months were the quality of printing all of a sudden got terrible...requiring at least five head cleanings to restore a good print.....using a vast amount of expensive ink.
Summary: This is my first Epson printer after 20 years with another manufacturer. I bought the printer primarily for printing color graphics and have not been impressed. The color is frequently less than vibrant.
Excerpt: RE: XP-850 printer I have had problems with understanding some online (Guide) photo instructions. I have a Mac and my internet, wireless set up was confirmed as successful. Unfortunately, I can not get the printer to recognize the computer commands?