Pros

  • High quality photo prints and scans
  • Can scan slides and negatives

Cons

  • Slow prints and basic paper handling
  • Tiny 1.5-inch color display

At A Glance

The affordable CX7800 provides quality scans and good photo output. It has a small LCD, slow prints and basic paper handling.

Manufacturer’s Description

The high-performance Epson Stylus CX7800 makes it easy to create brilliant reprints and enlargements - whatever the project at hand. In fact, anything is possible with this fast, full-featured all-in-one. Quickly scan in those dated negatives, or copy an important report. Restore faded family slides and photos with built-in color restoration, or print your favorite photo right from your memory card or PictBridge-enabled camera.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number C11C614001
General Information
UPC Code 10343855632
Storage Media
Memory stick
  • Memory Stick
  • Memory Stick Duo
  • Memory Stick PRO
  • Memory Stick PRO Duo
SD card SD Card

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Good
Print quality: Color photo Very Good
Copy quality Fair
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 1.7   ppm
Performance
Final Scan Time, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 9.63
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 74.83
Final Scan Time, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 6.06
Output Score, Color Graphics, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Color-Default) Good
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 349.96
Output Score, Text, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Text-Default) Good
Preview Scan, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 7.95
Total Scan Time, Line Art, Maximum Resolution (formerly pf-MFPs-LAmax1-Average) 84.26
Tested Photo Speed (formerly pf-PCWPhotoSpeed) 0.9
Preview Scan, Line Art, Maximum Resolution (formerly pf-MFPs-pvLAmax1-Average) 8.09
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 98.55
Preview Scan, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 8.16
Color Photo, Normal Settings 31.39
Preview Scan, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 8.11
Color Photo, Best Quality Settings 69.44
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 1.4
Line Art Output Quality Fair
5 x 7 Photo (secs) 69.44
Total Scan Time, 2-by-2-Inch Document, Maximum Resolution (formerly pf-MFPs-2x2maxmax-Average) 51.03
Color Output Quality Good
Final Scan Time, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 18.04
Three-Page PowerPoint Document (secs) 145.02
Output Score, Color Photo, Best Quality Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-Color-Best) Very Good
Output Score, Line Art, Default Settings (formerly pf-Output-Print-LineArt-Default) Fair
One-Page Copy (secs) 33.94
Color Photo (secs) 31.39
One-Page Grayscale Graphic (secs) 32.35
Preview Scan, 2-by-2-Inch Document, Maximum Resolution (formerly pf-MFPs-pv2x2maxmax-Average) 8.26
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 0.9