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Epson WorkForce WF-2520NF

alaTest has collected and analyzed 238 reviews of Epson WorkForce WF-2520NF. 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. People really like the design and print quality. The size and price also get good reviews, whereas many are less positive about the reliability and durability. There are some mixed reviews about the paper handling and connectivity.

usability, price, size, print quality, design

durability, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Epson WorkForce WF-2520NF is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Epson WorkForce WF-2520NF

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 114 user reviews of Epson WorkForce WF-2520NF from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Printers on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the size and noise. The performance and price are also appreciated, whereas views are divided on the durability. Some have doubts about the multifunction and reliability.

usability, price, performance, noise, size

reliability, multifunction

84% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Epson WorkForce WF-2520NF Ultra Compact 4-in-1 Printer with ethernetEpson WorkForce WF-2520NF Ultra Compact 4-in-1 Printer with ethernet

Apr, 2018

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Epson Workforce WF-2520NF

 

This all in one printer is excellent for my use, good photo prints, clear text prints, prints from my mobile with the Epson app, easy to unpack and install, good scans on all dpi, I am very pleased with it and would recommend it, I use it in my home...

Bit slow at scanning on very high dpi but so are other brands that i have used,

Jan, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Epson Workforce WF-2520NF

 

Set-Up: Took it slowly. Followed the sheet/guide to the letter. Set-up was easy and worked first time and since. Driver (pro point): Easy to install. Size: Compact small footprint and height which improved on my previous BX300F. Speed: Surprisingly...

PaperGuide: Not easy to get just the right width - it clicks rather than slides so needs fiddling with over a number of days to stop paper slewing. The latter puts ink on the leading corner of the paper. Driver (con point): No reminder to remove the...

Jan, 2015

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Epson Workforce WF-2520NF

 

Easy to set up and operate

Does not support Aircloud, but I would buy an updated model say WF-2530 or WF 2540

Dec, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Epson Workforce WF-2520NF

 

Easy to set up, good quality prints and the availability of good compatible inks.

I purchased this printer thinking it was wireless but the wireless has to be wired to the router via an ethernet cable, hardly wireless.

Dec, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Epson Workforce WF-2520NF

 

Set-Up: Took it slowly. Followed the sheet/guide to the letter. Set-up was easy and worked first time and since ; Driver (pro point): Easy to install ; Size: Compact small footprint and height which improved on my previous BX300F ; Speed: Surprisingly...

PaperGuide: Not easy to get just the right width - it clicks rather than slides so needs fiddling with over a number of days to stop paper slewing. The latter puts ink on the leading corner of the paper ; Driver (con point): No reminder to remove the...

Dec, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Epson Workforce WF-2520NF

 

This all in one printer is excellent for my use, good photo prints, clear text prints, prints from my mobile with the Epson app, easy to unpack and install, good scans on all dpi, I am very pleased with it and would recommend it, I use it in my home...

Bit slow at scanning on very high dpi but so are other brands that i have used

Nov, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Epson Workforce WF-2520NF

 

Easy to set up, good quality prints and the availability of good compatible inks

I purchased this printer thinking it was wireless but the wireless has to be wired to the router via an ethernet cable, hardly wireless

Nov, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Epson Workforce WF-2520NF

 

have not had long

Oct, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Epson Workforce WF-2520NF

 

Noisy. No instructions as to how to print envelopes / labels.

Oct, 2014

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Epson Workforce WF-2520NF

 

Noisy. No instructions as to how to print envelopes / labels

Oct, 2014

Product Specifications

Certificates

Energy Star certified: Yes

Copying

Copier resize:25 - 400
Maximum number of copies:99
PC free copying: Yes

Design

Color of product:Black

Display

Built-in display:Y
Display:LCD / LED
Display number of lines:2

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Power consumption (standby):0.3 / 2

Fax

Auto-redialing: Yes
Error Correction Mode (ECM): Yes
Fax broadcasting:60
Fax memory:180
Fax Speed:3
Fax speed dialing (max numbers):60
Fax speed dialing, max numbers:60
Fax transmission speed:3
Modem Speed:33.6

Input Capacity

Maximum input capacity:100
Number of standard paper trays:1
Standard input capacity:100

Networking

Ethernet LAN:N / Y
Ethernet LAN connection:No / Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):10 - 35
Storage relative humidity (H-H):5 - 85
Storage relative humidity range:5 - 85
Storage temperature (T-T):-20 - 40
Storage temperature range (T-T):-20 - 40

Other Features

All-in-One Functions:Copy, Fax, Print, Scan
Color all-in-one functions:Copy, Fax, Print, Scan / Copy, Print, Scan
Dimensions (WxDxH):15.4 x 14.8 x 8.7
Supported media weight(s):64 - 95

Paper Handling

Envelopes sizes:10, C6, DL / 10, DL
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A5, A6
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5
ISO C-series sizes (C0...C9):C6
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Maximum print area:Legal (216 x 356 mm)
Maximum print size:Legal (216 x 356 mm)
Non-ISO print media sizes:Legal, Letter
Photo paper sizes:10x15 / 10x15,13x18 / 9x13,10x15,13x18,20x25
Standard tray media types:Coated paper, Envelopes, Heavy paper, Labels, Plain paper, Recycled paper, Transparencies / Envelopes, Matte paper, Photo paper, Plain paper / Envelopes, Plain paper
Standard tray media weight:64 - 95

Performance

All-In-One-multitasking: Yes
Copying:Colour copying
Digital sender:N
Duplex functions:copy, print / No
Economical printing: Yes
Faxing:Colour faxing / Mono faxing
Maximum duty cycle:3000
Number of print cartridges:4
Print technology:Inkjet / Laser
Printing:Colour printing
Printing colors:Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Scanning:Colour scanning

Ports & interfaces

Direct printing:No / Yes
Optional connectivity:Ethernet
Standard interfaces:Ethernet, USB 2.0 / USB 2.0
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220 - 240
Power consumption (average operating):9
Power consumption (standby):0.3 / 2

Printing

Maximum Resolution:5760 x 1440
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):34 / 9
Print speed (color, normal quality, A4/US Letter):18 / 4.7
Standard printer languages:Epson ESC/P2

Scanning

Image formats supported:JPG, PNG, TIF
Input color depth:48
Input colour depth:48
Maximum scan area:Legal (216 x 356)
Optical scanning resolution:1200 x 2400
Output color depth:24
Output colour depth:24
Scan technology:CIS
Scan to:E-mail, File / File, Image
Scan type:Flatbed / Flatbed & ADF
Scanner Type:Flatbed / Flatbed & ADF

Software

Bundled software:Epson Event Manager, Epson Fax Utility, EpsonNet Config, Presto! Page Manager 9
Linux operating systems supported: Yes
Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion / Yes
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Home Premium x64, Windows Vista Ultimate, Windows Vista Ultimate x64, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64

Sound Emission

Noise level (idle):5
Print noise level:36
Printing noise level:36

Storage

Card reader integrated: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:14.8
Height:8.7
Weight:13
Width:15.4