Pros

  • Fast; large, tiltable LCD
  • Reasonable cost per print

Cons

  • Photos look universally pale

At A Glance

This bulky printer produces nice-looking photos quickly, easily, and at a good price.

Manufacturer’s Description

The perfect companion to any digital camera, PictureMate Dash Personal Photo Lab is the ideal choice in portable photo printers. In fact, a PictureMate model has been the number one selling small format printer three years in a row -the personal photo lab that's easy to use at home or on the go. Photos from PictureMate are smudge, scratch, water and fade resistant. No other small-format printer offers such remarkable durability. In fact, PictureMate photos last generations longer than traditional, lab-processed photos. Plus, with vibrant color and crisp detail, every photo is one that you'll be proud to share with family and friends.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.epson.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number C11C694201
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 10343866133
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
SD card SD Card

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text n/a
Print quality: Color photo Good
Print quality: Grayscale photo n/a
Copy quality n/a
Performance
Color Output Quality n/a
Sports action shot (seconds) 38.82
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 40.15
Tested Glossy Grayscale Photo Speed (ppm) 1.5
Overall Scan Quality n/a
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 1.5
Landscape (secs) 40.75
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality Very Good
Line Art Output Quality n/a
Skin Tones/Portrait (secs) 39.35