Pros

  • Delivers great print quality

Cons

  • Prints on only one size of paper
  • Can't run on batteries

At A Glance

Delivered great print quality and was fun to operate, but it prints on only one size of paper and can't run on batteries.

Manufacturer’s Description

With quick, one-touch printing, PictureMate is like having a personal photo lab in the comfort of your own home. At about 29 cents per print, printing is as affordable as the lab, and about half the cost of other 4" x 6" dedicated photo printers And, PictureMate photos will last longer than all the alternatives available today - about 2 to 4 times longer than photo lab prints. Trust your photos to PictureMate - designed to fit your schedule, fit your needs, fit your life.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number C11C556001
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
General Information
Manufacturer Epson Corporation
Manufacturer Part Number C11C556001
UPC Code 010343850187
Brand Name Epson
Product Name PictureMate Photo Printer
Marketing Information

With quick, one-touch printing, PictureMate is like having a personal photo lab in the comfort of your own home. At about 29 cents per print, printing is as affordable as the lab, and about half the cost of other 4" x 6" dedicated photo printers And, PictureMate photos will last longer than all the alternatives available today - about 2 to 4 times longer than photo lab prints. Trust your photos to PictureMate - designed to fit your schedule, fit your needs, fit your life.

Product Type Inkjet Printer
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.epson.com
Product Line PictureMate
Memory
Standard Memory 64 KB
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • PictureMate Personal Photo Lab
  • Power Cords
  • PictureMate Photo Cartridge
  • PictureMate Photo Paper - 20 sheets
  • User's Guide Kit: CD-ROM and User's Manuals
  • USB cable (Not Included)
  • Additional Information
  • Rated current: 0.3 Amp (Max 0.5 Amp)
  • Photo cartridge and 100 sheets of glossy 4" x 6" PictureMate Photo Paper
  • Minimum Ink Droplet Size: 2.5 picoliters
  • Printing Technology: Advanced Micro-Piezo, optimized for photo printing
  • Nozzle Configuration: 90 nozzles x 6
  • Ink Type: 6-color pigment
  • Unique 6-color pigment ink system
  • Long Lasting results for Brilliance that Lasts:

  • Print life up to 200 years in photo album conditions
  • Up to 100 years displayed in a glass frame
  • Water and smudge resistant too
  • Displayed photos resist fading as much as 2 to 4 times longer than the leading photo lab brands, and about 4 to 20 times longer than other dedicated 4" x 6" photo printers
  • Affordable and convenient:

  • About 29 cents per print
  • As affordable as the photo lab and about half the cost of other 4" x 6" photo printers
  • Layouts and Templates:

  • Proof Sheets, 4" x 6" borderless, 4" x 6" with classic borders, Wallet sizes, Crop Template
  • Interface and Connectivity:

  • USB connection between printer and PC
  • USB connection for external CD-R/RW drives:
    • Zip drives (750, 250, & 100MB)
    • Flash memory (USB Thumb drives)

    Photo Cartridge Shelf Life:

  • 2 years from production date
  • 6 months from first use
  • PictBridge and USB Direct Print (USB-DP) enabled
  • PRINT Image Matching (P.I.M.) and Exif Print enabled
  • Also works with your PC or Mac
  • The perfect accessory for any digital camera
  • Built-in Memory Card Slots:

  • Compatible with popular camera memory cards:
    • CompactFlash Type I & II
    • Secure Digital ( Mini-SD with optional adapter )
    • MMC
    • SmartMedia
    • MagicGate Memory Stick
    • Sony MemoryStick (Plus Pro and Duo with optional adapter)
    • Microdrive
    • xD PictureCard
    Physical Characteristics
    Height 6.4"
    Width 12.0"
    Depth 10.0"
    Weight (Approximate) 88.0 oz
    Form Factor Desktop
    Warranty
    Limited Warranty 1 Year
    Media Handling
    Media Type Photo Paper
    Media Handling 20 Photo Paper
    Media Size 4" x 6"
    Power Description
    Standby Power Consumption 4 W
    Technical Information
    Platform Supported PC, Mac
    Maximum Print Resolution 5760 x 1440 dpi
    Print Color Color

    Performance

    PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
    Print quality: Color photo Very Good
    Performance
    5 x 7 Photo (secs) 136.31
    Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 0.4
    Tested Photo Speed (formerly pf-PCWPhotoSpeed) 0.4
    Color Photo, Best Quality Settings 136.31
    Output Score, Color Photo, Best Quality Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Color-Best) Very Good

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