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Epson Stylus Photo RX560

alaTest has collected and analyzed 61 reviews of Epson Stylus Photo RX560. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Comments about the design and print quality are overall positive. The price and performance are also mentioned favorably. The reliability and noise get less positive comments.

usability, performance, price, print quality, design

noise, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Epson Stylus Photo RX560 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : WDC Team (

Epson Stylus RX560


The RX560 is instantly recognisable as an Epson and for good reason as its clever design is space efficient.......

Crisp photo printing, Accurate scans

Soft scans, Grey scale , Print speed

The RX560 is easy to use and delivers above-average results, but it's a bit long in the tooth and its performance, while above average, doesn't really keep pace with some others in this price range. However, it's worth considering if discounted and is...

Aug, 2007

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Epson - Stylus Photo RX560


Gone are the days when you needed three different pieces of equipment to do your printing, scanning and copying. But as the all-in-one market continues to expand, it's often difficult to decide between so many similar ...

For relatively low budget, high quality prints ranging from 10 x 15cm to A4, the RX560 is an attractive option in a crowded market, especially with its myriad non-PC-dependent options.

Mar, 2007

Expert review by : Rene Millman (

Review: Epson Stylus Photo RX560 | Absolute Gadget


Over the last few weeks we have been trying to get together a portfolio of pictures for a couple of special arrivals. As myself and Mrs. Gadget really wanted, and indeed needed, a general purpose printer that could also print out decent photos for a...

The printer comes with a card reader that accepts most types of card. For our test we used a 4GB Seagate Compact Flash card and it had no trouble whatsoever in reading the content on the card

Mar, 2007

Consumer review (

Epson Stylus Photo RX560


Quality of all types of prints are very good

Cartridge costs range from 32.99 to 39.99 with individuals being 6.99 which is expensive.

Nov, 2007

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Epson Stylus Photo RX560


the ink needs replacing too often and whenever u replace 1 cartridge the printer charges the ink which wastes ink from the other cartridges

Nov, 2007

Consumer review (

Epson Stylus Photo RX560


versatility, facility to print on cd's & dvd's

epson ink cartridges cannot be recycled

Nov, 2007

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Epson Stylus Photo RX560


easy to use excellent quality of prints

can't think of one

Jul, 2007

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Epson Stylus Photo RX560


Simplicity of quality

May, 2007

Consumer review (

Epson Stylus Photo RX560


Built-in card reader, easy to use front panel controls, scan to memory card

Cannot use as a scanner if on a print server - must be directly connected to a USB port on a PC (True of all all-in-ones I believe....)

Apr, 2007

Consumer review (

Epson Stylus Photo RX560


easy to use even for a novice like me, good instructions. longer lasting ink

none as of yet

Apr, 2007

Product Specifications

The all-in-one that combines the ultimate in convenience with the highest quality photos. Epson Stylus Photo RX560 is a compact family photo center that scans, copies, edits and helps you print your photos like a professional - with professional ink technology This high-end photo all-in-one is your high quality, flexible photo partner. Now everyone at home can scan, edit, copy and print, and rely on a first-class performance every time. The Epson Claria photographic inks produce superb prints that last 200 years in the family album, while Epson PhotoEnhance brings out the best in photos automatically. It's easy to use, and you can view, edit and print without your PC. It even has individual ink cartridges for added economy. The Epson Stylus RX560 also has a high quality flatbed scanner, enabling you to turn your existing photos into high quality digital files in seconds, ready for printing or sharing by email.


Energy Star certified: Yes


Copy speed (normal quality, black, A4):30
Copy speed (normal quality, color, A4):30
Max Copying Speed B/W:30ppm
Max Copying Speed Color:30ppm

Dimensions & Weight



Display Diagonal:2.5

Document & Media Handling

Max Copy Size:A4 (8.25 in x 11.7 in)
Standard Media Capacity:120sheets

Energy Management

Power consumption (PowerSave):5.5
Power consumption (standby):2.5

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Epson Stylus Photo

Input Capacity

Standard input capacity:120

Media Formats

Standard media sizes:DIN A4


Microsoft Certification:Certified for Windows Vista
Vista Certification:Certified for Windows Vista

Office Machine

Copier Type:Digital
Functions:Copier / Printer / Scanner
Photo Multifunction:Photo printer
Printing Output Type:Color
Printing Technology:Ink-jet
Type:Printer / copier / scanner

Other Features

All-in-One Functions:Scan
Color all-in-one functions:Copy, Print, Scan
Compatible operating systems:Microsoft Windows 98SE\nMicrosoft Windows Me\nMicrosoft Windows 2000\nMicrosoft Windows XP\nMacintosh OS 10.2.8
Dimensions (WxDxH):17.7 x 16.5 x 8.26
I/O ports:USB 2.0
Power Requirements:100-120/220-240V

Paper Handling

ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Maximum print area:A4 (210 x 297 mm)
Maximum print size:A4 (210 x 297 mm)
Standard tray media types:Glossy paper

PC Connectivity

PC Connection:Hi-Speed USB
PC Connection Availability: Yes


Copying:Colour copying
Digital sender:N
Duplex functions:Print
Economical printing: Yes
Print technology:Inkjet
Printing:Colour printing
Printing colors:Black, Cyan, Light cyan, Light magenta, Magenta, Yellow
Scanning:Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

Direct printing: Yes
PictBridge: Yes


Power consumption (average operating):16
Power consumption (PowerSave):5.5
Power consumption (standby):2.5

Print Technology

Color: Yes


DVD/CD printing: Yes
Max Printing Speed B/W:30ppm
Max Printing Speed B/W (ppm):30ppm
Max Printing Speed Color:30ppm
Max Printing Speed Color (ppm):30ppm
Max Resolution B/W:5760 x 1440 dpi
Max Resolution Color:5760 x 1440 dpi
Maximum Resolution:5760 x 1440
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):30
Print speed (color, normal quality, A4/US Letter):30
Resolution color:5760 x 1440
Time to first page (color, normal):13

Sound Emission

Print noise level:49
Printing noise level:49


Compatible memory cards:MiniSD, MMC, MS Duo, MS PRO, MS PRO Duo, SD

System Requirements

Compatible operating systems:Windows 2000, Windows XP, Mac OS 10.3+
Mac compatibility: Yes

Technical Details

Dimensions (WxDxH):17.7 x 16.5 x 8.23
Hardware scan resolution:1200 x 2400
Interface:USB 1.1 Type B
Maximum scan size:8.27 x 11.7
Print technology:Inkjet

Weight & Dimensions