Epson Stylus NX430 Small-in-One – A Solid Investment For Students
24 February 2012
Excerpt: The Epson Stylus NX430 packs performance and quality into one space-saving printer and fits perfectly in virtually any setting. It features Epson Connect, so you can enjoy instant wireless printing from popular mobile devices. The Epson NX430 is easy to share your Small-in-One with Easy Epson Wireless setup and latest in wireless technology. Use its 2.5 inch LCD, built-in card slots and smart touch panel for printing brilliant photos PC-free.
Conclusion: The Epson Stylus NX430 Small-in-One is indeed small, probably one of the smallest all-in-ones I've seen, not only from Epson but from other manufacturer's as well. And the initial price tag is budget friendly with a suggested retail price of $99.99 and a street price closer to $69.99.
Pros: Small form factor, Low intial cost, Energy efficient
Cons: Expensive ink replacement, Difficulty with Epson Scan
Summary: The Epson NX430 "Small-in-One" printer is a solid investment for students and office jockeys who print high-quality photos and documents but don't have the space for a large format device.
Pros: The Epson NX430 stuffs a printer, scanner, and copy machine into a device that also fits in small places, and Epson's iPrint software extends your printing reach to compatible Android and iOS devices.
Cons: The printer lacks an Ethernet port for wired networking, and its "moderate-capacity" cartridge bay is a money sink if you print a high volume of photos and color documents.