Epson Stylus C87+

Epson Stylus C87+

4 Colour Inkjet Printer

The affordable and reliable business and home printer

PRINTING METHOD On-demand Inkjet (piezoelectric)
NOZZLE CONFIGURATION 180 nozzles Black, 59 nozzles Cyan, Yellow, Magenta
BLACK TEXT (MEMO) A4 Approx. 23ppm (draft mode)
COLOUR TEXT (MEMO) A4 Approx. 14ppm (draft mode)
PHOTO 4" x 6" (10 x 15cm) Approx 92 sec (default and draft mode, borderless)
Print Speed Data Printout Patterns The thumbnail images below show the printout patterns used to determine print speed specifications.
Test Patterns
"Second" rating refers to the time taken to print one page. "ppm" rating refers to the number of pages printed in one minute. The computer environment we test under is as follows: CPU: 1GHZ Pentium III; RAM: 128MB; OS: Windows XP; Interface/Connectivity: USB 1.1
+ When printed on Epson Photo Paper
RESOLUTION 5760 x 1440 optimised dpi with 3pl droplets
5760 Optimised dpi using Resolution Performance Management (RPM) Technology
PRODUCT DIMENSIONS 430mm (W) x 242mm (D) x 192mm (H)
WEIGHT 4.6kg (without cartridges)
PAPER HOLD CAPACITY Plain Paper (90gsm) 120 sheets
PAPER SIZES A4, A5, B5, Half Letter A6, legal, user defined, 10 x 15cm, 13 x 18cm, Envelope:C6(162 x 114mm), No 10 (241.3 x 104.8mm), DL (220 x 110mm)

*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.

PRINTER DRIVERS* Mac® OS X 10.2.8 or later, Microsoft® Windows® 98SE / 2000 / Me / XP / XP 64-bit
* Drivers if available are downloadable from Tech Epson
  USB 1.1 Interface for PC and Mac connections
Parallel ports
SOFTWARE TOOLS* Epson Creativity Suite 1.1
Epson File Manager
Epson Scan Assist
Epson Attach to Email
Epson Easy Photo Print
Epson Web-To-Page
PIF designer/PIF installer
ARCSOFT PhotoImpression
Online Guide
  12 months return to base
  Optional Additional 2 Year Warranty 3YWC87+
  Epson Warranty
POWER CONSUMPTION Approximately 19W (ISO10561 Letter Pattern)
Approximately 4.5W (Sleep Mode)
Lightfastness#: Upto 120 years on Epson Matte Paper - Heavyweight
  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 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.

BLACK - Std Capacity T0631  
BLACK - High Capacity T0621 - optional high capacity  
COLOUR T0632 (Cyan)  
  T0633 (Magenta)  
  T0634 (Yellow)  
High Capacity Black Ink (T0621) Approx. 400 A4 pages
Standard Capacity Black (T0631) Approx. 250 A4 pages
Cyan Ink Cartridge (T0632) Print test pages
Magenta Ink Cartridge (T0633) Approx. 380 A4 pages (Composite Yield)
Yellow Ink Cartridge (T0634)

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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.

This printer is designed to function only with genuine Epson ink cartridges and not with third party ink cartridges. The printer may not function properly or at all if you use third party ink cartridges.

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 function only with genuine Epson ink cartridges and not with third party ink cartridges. The printer may not function properly or at all if you use third party ink cartridges.

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 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.

This printer is designed to function only with genuine Epson ink cartridges and not with third party ink cartridges. The printer may not function properly or at all if you use third party ink cartridges.