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Epson Stylus Photo R240

alaTest has collected and analyzed 91 reviews of Epson Stylus Photo R240. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Views about the multifunction and print quality are overall positive. The performance and usability also get good views, whereas there are some critical comments about the reliability.

price, usability, performance, print quality, multifunction


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Epson Stylus Photo R240 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Epson Stylus Photo R240 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Printers on People really like the multifunction and print quality. The performance and usability are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the reliability.

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

This summary is based on the products: Epson Stylus Photo RX420 x12 Compatible Printer Ink CartridgesEpson Stylus Photo RX420 x12 Compatible Printer Ink Cartridges

Apr, 2018

Expert review by : Luuk Jurrien (

Epson Stylus Photo RX420 printer


Announced at Photokina, Epson unveils the Epson Stylus Photo RX420 to enhance its comprehensive range of all-in-one photo solutions. This all-in one allows users to scan, copy and print photographs. Users no longer need a high-street photo lab with...

Oct, 2004

Expert review by : Ursula Seymour (

Epson Stylus Photo R240


Photo printers can be pricey, particularly when you factor in the cost of paper and ink, but the Epson Stylus Photo R265 proves that you can get great quality results without spending a fortune.

It can print up to A4 sized photos and is super simple in use, so even beginners should be able to get the best results. This is something worth bearing in mind as many more expensive models require a lot more complicated fiddling around with settings...

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The Epson Stylus Photo Printer R240 is super easy to use, perfect print quality, card reader included and decent software...perfec...

Mar, 2007

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Epson r240


I used a Epson Stylus Photo Printer R240 3 times and it went wrong, ink falls out everywhere, paper gets jammed all the time, then...

Mar, 2007

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Wish i'd never bought it


I wanted a replacement for my old ...

Mar, 2007

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best printer I have owned


I brought the Epson Stylus Photo Printer R240 to replace my C46 and have been seriously impressed with my decision , based I might...

Feb, 2007

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Terrible printer!


The Epson R240 is a terrible printer. I have had similar problems to the ones mentioned by the people below. Initially, worked fin...

Jan, 2007

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I have had this Epson Stylus RX420 all in one printer for a month now, all of the ink ran out on cleaning it, and three prints. It...

May, 2005

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Cost of Ink


The Epson Stylus RX420 all in one printer might be useful for any potential buyers to know that there are in fact plenty of compat...

Feb, 2005

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Excellent quality


This Epson Stylus RX420 all in one printer was a really good buy. Could not find it cheaper anywhere else on the net and free deli...

Feb, 2005

Product Specifications


Copy speed (normal quality, black, A4):12


Color of product:Grey, White


Display Diagonal:1.5

Energy Management

Energy Star certified: Yes
Power consumption (typical):10


Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No

Other Features

A6 Card: Yes
All-in-One Functions:Copy, Scan
Color all-in-one functions:Copy, Print, Scan
Compatible operating systems:Microsoft Windows 98 SE / Me / 2000 / XP & Macintosh Colour Matching\n / Windows 98/ME/2000/XP\nMac
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Dimensions (WxDxH):16.9 x 13.5 x 6.69 / 17.2 x 10.6 x 6.77
Mac compatibility: Yes
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):19
Print speed (color, normal quality, A4/US Letter):18
Supported media weight(s):64/90
Wireless technologies:Wired

Paper Handling

ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A5
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Media types supported:Plain Paper, Epson Premium Glossy Photo Paper, Epson Premium Semigloss Photo Paper, Epson Ultra Glossy Photo Paper, Epson Matte Heavyweight Paper, Epson Photo Stickers, Photo Papers, Epson Photo Quality Inkjet Paper
Non-ISO print media sizes:Legal, Letter
Paper handling:100 A4 sheets Plain Paper, 80 A4 Epson Photo Quality Ink Jet Paper, 20 sheets of Epson Premium Glossy Photo Paper / Epson Premium Semigloss Photo Paper; 15 Envelopes
Standard media sizes:A4, 9 x 13cm, 10 x 15cm, 13 x 18cm, 13 x 20cm, 20x25cm, 4 x 6", A5, A6, B5, Legal, Letter, User Defined
Standard tray media types:Envelopes, Photo paper, Plain paper


Copying:Colour copying
Digital sender:N
Duplex functions:Print
Economical printing: Yes
Print technology:Inkjet
Printing:Colour printing
Scanning:Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

Direct printing:Y / Yes
PictBridge: Yes
Standard interfaces:USB
USB port:Y
USB version:1.1


Energy Star certified:Y
Power consumption (average operating):10
Power consumption (typical):10

Print Technology

Maximum Resolution:5760 x 1440
Print head nozzles:360
Print technology:Inkjet


Maximum Resolution:5760 x 1440
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):15
Print speed (color, normal quality, A4/US Letter):15
Time to first page (color, normal):146


Input color depth:48
Input colour depth:48
Optical scanning resolution:1200 x 2400
Scan technology:CIS

Sound Emission

Noise Level:40
Print noise level:45
Printing noise level:45


Card reader integrated:Y
Compatible memory cards:Microdrive
SmartCard slot: Yes

System Requirements

Mac compatibility: Yes
Minimum hard disk space:550 / 800
Minimum processor:Pentium 300MHz, PowerPC G3 / Pentium III 1GHz
Minimum RAM:256
Minimum system requirements:Mac OS ≥ 9.1 Power PC G4 700MHz CPU, 256MB RAM, 500MB HDD; \nMac OS X ≥ 10.2 Power PC G4 700MHz CPU, 256MB RAM, 1.8GB HDD;\n

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:11 / 13.2 / 14.6