Epson WorkForce WF-3530

Epson WorkForce WF-3530

4 Colour Multifunction Printers

Duplex-enabled premium office-centric multifunction




Overview

The Epson Workforce WF-3530 premium multifunction inkjet printer brings productivity and useability to any office environment. Combining individual ink cartridges with a choice of capacity options, DURABrite® Ultra resin-coated pigment ink for smudge, fade and water resistant prints, Epson Connect, two-sided printing, fax, and automatic document feeder for ample functionality.

KEY FEATURES & BENEFITS
  • World’s Fastest 2-Sided Black Print Speeds† – Up to 38ppm single sided (Black Draft), 15 ISO* PPM (Black) and up to 7.4 ISO ppm duplex (black).
  • Large Paper Capacity – reload less often with 2 x 250 sheet paper trays.
  • Affordable Business Printing – up to 40% less printing costs vs. colour lasers**
  • Do More – automatic 2-sided printing plus a 30-page, duplex Auto Document Feeder to quickly copy, scan or fax stacks of 1 or 2-sided originals
  • EPSON Connect**** – print and share from anywhere - convenient mobile printing from smartphones, tablets and more!
  • Easy Menu Navigation – 2.5" LCD and touch panel
  • Versatile Paper Handling – front tray plus rear feed for thick paper, envelopes and specialty media
  • Built-in Wireless and Ethernet Networking**** – easily connect to the network and share your all-in-one with others
  • High-Speed Faxing in Black and Color – as fast as 3 sec per page; speed dial storage up to 100 numbers; fax memory up to 180 pages
  • Sharp Documents – laser quality black text delivers crisp, high-quality proposals and brochures
  • Epson DURABrite® Ultra Resin Coated Pigment Ink – for water resistant and highlighter friendly laser sharp results
  • 4 Individual Ink Cartridges – only replace the colour that is used
PRODUCT OVERVIEW
Engineered for Business

The WorkForce WF-3530 is a hassle-free all-in-ones that bring your business the World’s Fastest double sided black print speeds* plus automatic 2-sided printing/copying/ scanning. Featuring a robust product design and a number of productivity boosting features, including up to 250-sheet paper capacity, so you’ll reload paper less often. Versatile paper handling capability includes a 30-sheet Auto Document Feeder, plus a rear paper feed to accommodate envelopes, labels, card stock and other specialty media. Use the 2.5" LCD with touch panel and built-in card slots to easily print, PC-free. And, get up to 40% lower printing costs vs. colour lasers.** The WF-3530 and WF-3530 even include wired and wireless connectivity for easy networking, plus EPSON Connect™ to print and scan from anywhere.

World’s Fastest 2-Sided Print Speeds*

The WorkForce WF-3530 features print speeds of 15 ISO ppm (black) and 9.3 ISO ppm (colour), plus 2-sided print speeds of 7.4 ISO ppm (black) and 5.4 ISO ppm (colour).


Efficient – Auto 2-Sided Printing Plus Duplex ADF

Save up to 50% on paper supply with convenient automatic 2-sided printing/copying. Do more with automatic 2-sided copy/scan/fax.

Automatic 2-sided scanning means the WorkForce WF-3530 can scan multiples of documents, increasing productivity and efficiency in the small office.

Print and Scan from Anywhere

Print documents, emails, photos and web pages while on the go. Print from the comfort of your couch, your office or across the globe using EPSON Email Print, the EPSON iPrint™ Mobile App and EPSON Remote Print. EPSON iPrint even allows you to scan your documents, save them to the cloud and access them from anywhere. All you need is an EPSON Connect enabled printer and your smartphone, tablet or computer. Get ready to change the way you print and scan.

Reload Paper Less Often with up to 500-Sheet Paper Capacity

Featuring a 500-sheet paper capacity for the WorkForce WF-3530, means changing paper less often, making it easy to print without interruption.

2.5" LCD and Touch Panel for Easy Menu Navigation

The WorkForce WF-3530 has built-in 2.5" LCD and touch panels that guide users through routine and complex tasks using an easy to-use touch panel.


Versatile Paper Handling

The WorkForce WF-3530 is always ready to print with their front paper tray, plus a rear feed to accommodate specialty media. Get creative by printing on envelopes, labels, card stock and more.

PC-Free Printing

The WorkForce WF-3530 includes built-in memory card slots for easy, PC-free printing.


High-Speed Faxing

Fax as fast in 3 seconds per page, save up to 180 pages in memory, and store up to 100 numbers. Using the included PC-Fax, users can even send a colour fax right from their computer. It’s a great way to save time and paper.
 

Easily Wirelessly Print from Anywhere In Your Office or Home

The WorkForce WF-3530 offers convenient Ethernet networking, and support the latest wireless standard, 802.11 n. Easy wireless setup enables the user to connect to your wireless network in seconds. Use your printer from anywhere in your home or office and share it with multiple PCs.

Brilliant Results. Great Value.

The WorkForce WF-3530 not only provides brilliant results for the home and office, but also a smart value choice for the cost conscious consumer.

With individual ink cartridges, users only replace cartridges as needed, rather than the conventional process of having to replace an entire cartridge despite only having consumed one of the many colours it contains. Also, there is a wide range of ink cartridge sizes available to suit varying user needs – including extra high capacity and value packs for higher productivity and savings.

Save with Epson

Save on ink and get professional quality prints at an amazingly affordable price – up to 40% lower** printing costs vs. colour lasers.

Professional – Laser Sharp Quality

Exclusive to Epson, DURABriteUltra ink is a versatile pigment based, 4 colour ink technology which delivers brilliant, ultra-sharp detail on plain and specialty papers.

These fast drying inks deliver durable prints that are water, fade and smudge resistant, as well as highlighter friendly.

Peace of Mind

The Epson WorkForce WF-3530 is backed by the peace-of mind of a 1 year return-to-base warranty.

† ISO ppm is based on ISO/IEC 24734. Black and color print speeds are determined in default, letter-size, single-side mode, in accordance with ISO/IEC 24734. Black and color 2-sided print speeds are determined in letter-size, 2-sided mode, in accordance with ISO/IEC 24734. Actual print times will vary based on system configuration, software, and page complexity. See www.epson.com.au/printspeed for details, including complete ISO reports.
* Fastest in its class; printing black text in default, 2-sided mode, in accordance with ISO/IEC 24734. Compared to inkjet all-in-ones priced at $199 or less, as of December 2011, based on manufacturers’ published rated ISO speeds.
** Compared with best-selling color laser all-in-ones priced at $450 or less, as of February 2012. Calculation based on continuous printing and prices of multi-pack ink cartridges. Actual savings will vary based on print task and use conditions.
*** See www.epson.com.au/connect/ regarding compatible devices and apps.
**** Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n certified; level of performance subject to the range of the router being used.
Visit www.wi-fi.org/files/11nbasics_glossary.pdf for more information.



Specification

Printer

PRINTER TYPE
Epson WorkForce WF-3530 C11CC32401
PRINTING METHOD On-demand Inkjet (piezoelectric)
NOZZLE CONFIGURATION 384 nozzles Black, 128 nozzles each colour (Cyan, Yellow, Magenta)
MINIMUM INK DROPLET VOLUME 2 Picolitres
RESOLUTION
  5760 x 1440 optimised dpi with (with Variable Sized Droplet Technology)
PRINT SPEED
BLACK TEXT (MEMO) A4 (DRAFT)^ Approx. 38ppm*1
COLOUR TEXT (MEMO) A4 (DRAFT)^ Approx. 38ppm*2
BLACK TEXT A4 (Normal)^ 15ipm (ISO24734)
COLOUR TEXT A4 (Normal)^ 9.3ipm (ISO24734)
PHOTO 4"x6" (10x15cm) (Default)^ Approx. 20 sec *3
Print Speed Data Printout Patterns The thumbnail images below show the printout patterns used to determine print speed specifications.
Print test pages
*"Second" rating refers to the time taken to print one page. The computer environment we test under is as follows: CPU: Pentium 4, 2.4GHz; RAM: 512MB; OS: Windows XP professional; Interface/Connectivity: USB2.0 HighSpeed; SOFTWARE: Word XP/PhotoShop7.0; PAPER: Epson Premium Glossy Photo Paper or Plain Paper
+ When printed on Epson Premium Glossy Photo Paper
PAPER HANDLING
PAPER FEED METHOD Friction feed with paper feeder and automatic document feeder
PAPER SIZES A4, A5, B5, A6, Legal, 13 x 18cm, 10 x 15cm, 9 x 13cm, 13 x 20cm, 20 x 25cm Envelopes: C6, No 10, DL
PAPER HOLD CAPACITY Paper tray input capacity: 250 sheets, A4 Plain paper (75g/m2)
DOUBLE-SIDED PRINTING Yes (internal)
*True BorderFree™ printing is available for the following media sizes: 4" x 6", 5" x 7" and A4.
Media types recommended : Premium Glossy Photo paper A4, 4" x 6" and 5" x 7", Matte Paper - Heavyweight.
BorderFree prints are media dependent.

Scanner

SCANNING
SCANNER TYPE A4 Flatbed colour image scanner
DOCUMENT SIZE Up to A4
PIXEL DEPTH Input 48bits (16bits/colour) / output 24bits (8bits/colour)
SCANNING RESOLUTION 1200 x 2400dpi
MONO SCAN SPEED A4 2400dpi mono 7.4msec/line
COLOUR SCAN SPEED A4 2400dpi colour 22.1msec/line

Copy Function

COPY SPEED
COPY SPEED BLACK TEXT MEMO (A4)+ Approx. 38cpm (Draft)
COPY SPEED COLOUR TEXT MEMO (A4)+
REDUCTION/ENLARGEMENT
COPY MODES
Approx. 38cpm (Draft)
Auto Fit Function
Standard copy mode/ BorderFree

FAX

TRANSMISSION & RECEPTION
TYPE Colour and mono support
LINES PSTN (general phone lines)
TRANSMISSION SPEED Up to 33.6kbs (approx. 3 secs per page)
SPEED DIAL Up to 100 Names & Numbers
MEMORY Up to 180 pages (ITU-T No.1 chart)
FAX RESOLUTION Standard (200x100), Fine (200x200), Photo (200x200 with error diffusion)
ERROR CORRECTION MODE CCITU/ITU Group3 fax with Error Correction Mode
PC FAX* Windows only Yes
GROUP DIAL Yes
BROADCAST FAX Yes (mono only)
AUTO REDIAL Yes
RING DETECTION Yes - Duet
AUTOMATIC DOCUMENT FEEDER FUNCTION
MAXIMUM DOCUMENT SIZE A4
PAPER TYPES SUPPORTED Plain paper 64~95g/m2
DUPLEX Yes - for two sided scanning, copying and faxing

General

OPERATING SYSTEMS
PRINTER DRIVERS* Windows® 7/7x64/Vista/Vista64/XP/XPx64, Mac® OS 10.5.8 or later*
* Drivers if available are downloadable from Tech Epson
ELECTRICAL SPECIFICATIONS
RATED VOLTAGE AC 220 ~ 240V
RATED FREQUENCY 50 ~ 60Hz
POWER CONSUMPTION
 
Approx. 17W Standalone copying (ISO/IEC 24712)
Approx 2.0W (Sleep Mode)
NOISE LEVEL
NOISE LEVEL # 5.3B (ISO7779 Pattern)
39db (ISO9296)
# According to ISO7779 Pattern with Premium Glossy Photo Paper / Photo RPM mode.
INTERFACES
CONNECTIVITY High–Speed USB — Compatible with the USB 2.0 Specification.
MOBILE PRINTING Epson Connect (Epson Email Print + Epson iPrint)
AirPrint Ready
Google Cloud Print ReadY
NETWORKING 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi
10-Base-T, 100 Base-TX Ethernet
LCD SCREEN 2.5" with TFT Colour LCD with tilt adjustment via the printer control panel
PICTBRIDGE Yes
CARD SLOTS

Built in

Memory stick Duo, SD/MMC
With adapter Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo (With Apapter), MagicGate Memory Stick, MagicGate Memory Stick Duo (With Apapter), Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick PRO Duo (With Apapter), Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo (With Adapter), Memory Stick Micro <M2> (With Adapter), SD, SDHC, MiniSD (With Apapter), MiniSDHC (With Apapter), MicroSD (With Apapter), MicroSDHC (With Apapter), Multi Media Card, MMCplus, MMCmobile <RS-MMC> (With Adapter), MMCmicro With Adapter)
PRINTER SOFTWARE (AVAILABLE ON CD-ROM ONLY)
SOFTWARE TOOLS* Epson Event Manager
Epson Easy Photo Print
Epson Web-To-Page
Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
Online Guide
PC FAX
WARRANTY
  12 months return to base Standard
  Optional Additional 2 Year Warranty 2YW3530
  Epson Warranty
PRODUCT DIMENSIONS 449mm (W) x 427mm (D) x 308mm (H)
WEIGHT 10.9kg
LIGHTFASTNESS
LIGHTFASTNESS# 120 years on Epson Matte Paper Heavyweight
LIGHTFASTNESS TEST CRITERIA (INDOOR DISPLAY CONDITIONS)
  LIGHT SOURCE Fluorescent light
  INTENSITY 70k lux
  TEMPERATURE 24°C
  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)
Tests developed and conducted by Epson under fluorescent light (indoor display condition) with glass mount. The data is calculated by Epson's accelerated test of prints on specialty media.
# Data is calculated using accelerated simulation of fading under indoor preservation conditions including fluorescent light indoor display. Temperature, humidity and some atmospheric gases may also affect the rate of fading. The estimated lightfastness period does not indicate the colour changing or the durability of the paper itself. Epson recommends that your prints be stored in a photo album (or plastic photo storage box) in acid free, archival sleeves commonly available from most camera shops.
INK CARTRIDGES & YIELDS
HIGH CAPACITY INK CARTRIDGES 138 Black, 138 Cyan, 138 Magenta, 138 Yellow
EXTRA HIGH CAPACITY INK CARTRIDGES 140 Black, 140 Cyan, 140 Magenta, 140 Yellow
HIGH CAPACITY YIELD^^ Approx. Black - 385 pages, Composite Colour - 470 pages
EXTRA HIGH CAPACITY YIELD^^ Approx. Black - 945 pages, Composite Colour - 755 pages


^ Print speed (PPM) when printed on A4 plain paper in the fastest mode. 10x15cm photo print speed when printed on Epson Premium Glossy Photo Paper borderless in draft mode. Print speed may vary depending on system configuration, print mode, document complexity, software, type of paper used and connectivity. Print speed does not include processing time on host computer.

+ Copy speed when printed on plain paper in the fastest mode. Copy speed may vary depending on copy mode, document complexity, type of paper used and number of copies.

^^ According to ISO/IEC24711 and 24712 test suite. Click here for details on ISO testing. (PDF)

 

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Warning to Epson printer owners. Many well known third party companies claim their inkjet printing papers are compatible with all Epson inkjet printers. Epson has reports from many customers who have used third party paper and have been very disappointed with the results. When the same customers have changed to genuine Epson paper, they have been amazed and pleased with the colour and quality of their prints. Epson recommends that you do not use any non genuine printing papers if you want to get the best results from your Epson printer. Epson printers are very carefully tuned to ensure Epson inks and Epson's patented MicroPiezo printhead produce the best quality prints using carefully selected Epson paper.

All other brands of printing papers are not wholly compatible with the printer.

Equipment supplied by Epson Australia is designed to function in conjunction with genuine Epson consumables and accessories specifically configured for it.

The Epson Intellidge® Ink System is designed to work perfectly in harmony with the printer and your choice of media to ensure you get:
  • the very best of print quality every print, every time
  • and trouble-free, peace-of-mind printing every print, every time

The Epson Intellidge® Ink System brings maximum benefits, maximum ink usage and the interchange of Epson cartridges suitable for this model. The Epson Intellidge® Ink System gives you easy-to-see, readily available information about all your ink levels.

This printer is designed to be used only with Genuine Epson Intellidge® ink cartridges
Intellidge® Ink cartridges are not designed for refill.

Colour Shifting Label It's now easier for you to identify Genuine Epson cartridges.
Epson is gradually replacing the current hologram with the new anti-counterfeit Color Shifting Label.



ENERGY STAR Partner As an International ENERGY STAR Partner, Epson has determined that this product meets the International ENERGY STAR guidelines for energy efficiency.   Epson is the registered trademark of Seiko Epson Corporation. Epson trademarks of Seiko Epson Corporation. All other names and company names used herein are for identification purpose only and may be the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. Epson disclaims any and all rights in those marks. All print samples shown herein are simulations. Specifications are subject to change without notice.


Usage Conditions
Epson products are designed and made to give highly reliable use and long life when used according to its specifications. With any system, product or device used in situations where human life may be involved or at risk, Epson advises that you should take all necessary steps to ensure the suitability of your Epson product for inclusion in your system, and recommends that you include fail-safe procedures and redundancy support or backup equipment in your system, to maintain the maximum safety margin and optimum system reliability. Examples include but are not limited to – do not interfere with any electrical components within the device, do not use items supplied with the product for purposes other than as intended by Epson (ie mains cords, inks, CDs, plastic wrapping) and do not make modifications to the product.



Consumables

Warning to Epson printer owners. Many well known third party companies claim their inkjet printing papers are compatible with all Epson inkjet printers. Epson has reports from many customers who have used third party paper and have been very disappointed with the results. When the same customers have changed to genuine Epson paper, they have been amazed and pleased with the colour and quality of their prints. Epson recommends that you do not use any non genuine printing papers if you want to get the best results from your Epson printer. Epson printers are very carefully tuned to ensure Epson inks and Epson's patented MicroPiezo printhead produce the best quality prints using carefully selected Epson paper.

All other brands of printing papers are not wholly compatible with the printer.

Equipment supplied by Epson Australia is designed to function in conjunction with genuine Epson consumables and accessories specifically configured for it.

INK CARTRIDGES PRODUCT CODE
138 - High Capacity DURABrite Ultra - Black Ink Cartridge 138
138 - High Capacity DURABrite Ultra - Black Ink Cartridge Twin Pack 138
138 - High Capacity DURABrite Ultra - Cyan Ink Cartridge 138
138 - High Capacity DURABrite Ultra - Ink Cartridge Value Pack 138 Value Pack
138 - High Capacity DURABrite Ultra - Magenta Ink Cartridge 138
138 - High Capacity DURABrite Ultra - Yellow Ink Cartridge 138
140 - Extra High Capacity DURABrite Ultra - Black Ink Cartridge 140
140 - Extra High Capacity DURABrite Ultra - Cyan Ink Cartridge 140
140 - Extra High Capacity DURABrite Ultra - Ink Cartridge Value Pack 140 Value Pack
140 - Extra High Capacity DURABrite Ultra - Magenta Ink Cartridge 140
140 - Extra High Capacity DURABrite Ultra - Twin Black Pack 140
140 - Extra High Capacity DURABrite Ultra - Yellow Ink Cartridge 140
GENUINE Epson PAPERS PRODUCT CODE
4" x 6" Photo Paper Glossy - 100 Sheets (200gsm) S042548
4" x 6" Photo Paper Glossy - 20 Sheets (200gsm) S042546
4" x 6" Photo Paper Glossy - 50 Sheets (200gsm) S042547
4" x 6" Premium Glossy Photo Paper - 20 Sheets (255gsm) S041866
4" x 6" Premium Glossy Photo Paper - 50 Sheets (255gsm) S041867
4" x 6" Ultra Glossy Photo Paper - 50 Sheets (300gsm) S041943
5" x 7" Photo Paper Glossy - 20 Sheets (200gsm) S042544
5" x 7" Photo Paper Glossy - 50 Sheets (200gsm) S042545
5" x 7" Premium Glossy Photo Paper - 20 Sheets (255gsm) S041464
A4 Matte Paper Heavy Weight - 50 Sheets (167gsm) S041258
A4 Photo Paper Glossy - 100 Sheets (200gsm) S042540
A4 Photo Paper Glossy - 20 Sheets (200gsm) S042538
A4 Photo Paper Glossy - 50 Sheets (200gsm) S042539
A4 Photo Quality Inkjet Paper - 100 Sheets (102gsm) S041786
A4 Premium Glossy Photo Paper - 20 Sheets (255gsm) S041285
A4 Premium Semigloss Photo Paper - 20 Sheets (251gsm) S041332
A4 Ultra Glossy Photo Paper - 15 Sheets (300gsm) S041927
ACCESSORIES & OPTIONS PRODUCT CODE
USB 2.0 Cable Type A to B - 2m USB2M31645
USB 2.0 Cable Type A to B - 5m USB5M31647
Epson Maintenance Box C13T671100

As an International ENERGY STAR Partner, Epson has determined that this product meets the International ENERGY STAR guidelines for energy efficiency. Epson is the registered trademark of Seiko Epson Corporation. Epson STYLUS, PerfectPicture, MicroPiezo, AcuPhoto Halftoning, QuickDry are the trademarks of Seiko Epson Corporation. All other names and company names used herein are for identification purpose only and may be the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. Epson disclaims any and all rights in those marks. All print samples shown herein are imulations. Specifications are subject to change without notice.