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Epson FX 890A

Epson FX 890A
alaScore 78

61 reviews

Oct, 2014

  • No negative mentions yet

alaTest has collected and analyzed 61 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the performance. The value for money also gets good feedback.

usability, price, performance

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Epson FX 890A is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 61 reviews)

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Epson FX 890A

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 2 user reviews of Epson FX 890A from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Printers on Amazon.co.uk.

value for money, performance, usability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Epson FX-890 2 x 9 Pin Dot Matrix Printer

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Amazon.com review summary for Epson FX 890A

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 user reviews of Epson FX 890A from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.5/5 for other Printers on Amazon.com.

usability, value for money

87% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Epson FX-890 Impact Printer (C11C524001)Epson FX-890N Networking Impact Printer (C11C524001NT)

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Does the Job.

 

Which is had Quiet Mode...

Just bought and installed one of these for my family Concrete Production Company as a replacement and WOW! I was really surprised. It prints about 4 invoices a minute. Also seems to be a well built machine because the environment that this thing is in...

Can be hard to maintain

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good one

 

For printing contracts is good, printing quality and speed

Compact Design,Easy Setup,Easy To Use,Excellent Print Quality,Fast Operation,Reliable

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EPSON FX-890 9PIN NARR 680CPS PAR USB

 

No Comment.

Good printer-this is our second one-1st one lasted more than 5 yrs

Tricky to set up/change ribbon until u know what u are doing

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Works just as advertised

 

Replaced really old IBM ProPrinter which would not work with new computer. Use only for printing Quicken checks.

Durable Construction,Easy To Use,Fast Operation

Hard Setup,Large Footprint

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Not the greatest

 

We own two of these. They jam ocasionally and even worse they don't print the text correctly all the time. Often the top and bottom half of letters are seperated or the letters are vertically squished. I sent one in for repair on the spacing issue....

Fast Operation

Jams Easily,Unreliable

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Awesome printer!

 

We bought this printer about 2 years ago on clearance (yet somehow they carry it again). It was to replace an older, slower dot matrix printer. We needed something to do multipart forms for our warehouse so we could print through two pieces of paper....

Durable Construction,Easy Setup,Easy To Use,Fast Operation

Jams Easily,Unreliable

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Has some flaws

 

I would not buy this printer again. I will switch to a deskjet for checks when this printer breaks. I had to print my W-2 twice, because the printer would not print thru 5 copies. The Banks have a hard time cashing checks with an 8 or 6 on the...

Easy Setup,Print cartridges cheap

6\'s 8\'s look same,Ink does not last long,Letters not quality,Will only print on 2 part

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THIS IS AWSOME!

 

For a dot matrix printer, this is the best printer we have had. It prints very fast and is capible of connecting several different ways. It works great for us.

Compact Design,Durable Construction,Easy Setup,Easy To Use,Fast Operation,Reliable

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Epson E17-3472

 

Very fast and not too big of a printer. Great for high volume printing.

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Epson FX 890 9PIN Dot Matrix Printer 680CPS PAR/US

 

Very fast and not too big of a printer. Great for high volume printing.