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Epson WorkForce 840

alaTest has collected and analyzed 814 reviews of Epson WorkForce 840. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the design and reliability. The price and performance are also appreciated. Reviews about the noise and durability are different, while many are negative about the connectivity.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Epson WorkForce 840 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Epson WorkForce 840

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 658 user reviews of Epson WorkForce 840 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other Printers on Amazon.com. Comments about the size and reliability are on the whole positive. The price and performance also get good reviews. Some have doubts about the connectivity.

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connectivity

91% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Epson WorkForce 840 Color Ink Jet Wireless All-in-One with Fax (C11CA97201)Epson WorkForce 840 Wireless All-in-One Color Inkjet Printer, Copier, Scanner, Fax (C11CA97201)

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: Jon L. Jacobi and Melissa Riofrio (pcworld.com)

Epson WorkForce 840 All-in-One Printer

 

Generous 500-page paper capacity ; Fast at default settings on plain paper ; Inexpensive inks

No control-panel-to-Mac scanning via WiFi

There's no skimping on this small-office model, which offers speed and paper capacity to spare, plus sharp output and affordable inks.

May, 2011

SILVER AWARD

Expert review by: Sandy Berger (hardwaresecrets.com)

Epson WorkForce 840 All-in-One Printer Review

 

Review of ther Epson WorkForce 840 all-in-one printer, which is billed as the world's fastest all-in-one.

Fast print speeds ; Easy to navigate touch panel ; Wireless connectivity ; Excellent paper capacity ; Extra high-capacity ink cartridges ; Good paper handling ; Auto duplexing ; Support for mobile printing ; Comes with full high-capacity ink cartridges...

No control-panel-to-Mac scanning via WiFi

Sep, 2011
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Expert review by: Jon L. Jacobi and Melissa Riofrio (macworld.com)

Review: Epson WorkForce 840 multifunction printer

 

There's no skimping on this small-office MFP, which offers speed and paper capacity to spare, plus sharp output and affordable inks.

You can connect the WorkForce 840 via USB, ethernet, or Wi-Fi, and the machine is easy to install. Note that if you opt for "first time" setup, you'll have to wade through a lot of dialog boxes that step you through unpacking, removing tape, hooking up...

Jun, 2011

Expert review by: Maximum CPU (maximumcpu.net)

Epson WorkForce 840 All-in-One Printer

 

Product: Epson WorkForce 840 All-in-One Printer Supplier: Epson MSRP: $249.99 Find Lowest Price @ PriceGrabber Author: Barry Date: May 16, 2011 Ok, I get it – those of us with corporate environments enjoy the use of professional multifunction devices...

May, 2011

Expert review by: Barry (maximumcpu.net)

Read Epson WorkForce 840 All-in-One Printer

 

Ok, I get it – those of us with corporate environments enjoy the use of professional multifunction devices at the office.  Whether it's scanning that article out of the newspaper, printing your tax forms, or long edge binding that screenplay you've...

Everything a home office user would demand the Epson WorkForce 840 to do on a daily basis, it does well.  The slow scan/print for highest quality settings may be a deterrent for those with intense photo needs, but this shouldn't scare away most people.

May, 2011

Expert review by: Techware Labs (techwarelabs.com)

Expert Review

 

There are numerous all in one devices competing in the SOHO marketspace.  For a product to distinguish itself it has to be affordable, intuitive and easy to configure and use, utilize current technology effectively, or have some key features that give...

Apr, 2011

Consumer review by: Superman (newegg.com)

Great printer

 

When using tray 1 for envelopes, and tray 2 for paper, you will probably want to set the default cassette to tray 2 so you don't print out on envelopes by default.

I've had it a few weeks now and it's awesome. The double front loading trays make quick work of large print jobs. You can even charge your phone or ipod from the USB port. Has lots of hi tech features, prints fast and double sided too. Everyone really...

None at all

Aug, 2011

Consumer review by: rick (tigerdirect.com)

Perfect small business printer

 

Simple setup & easy to use. Scans large files to PDF's in a snap. Never run out of paper again!

Aug, 2011

Consumer review by: Popcorn (pcconnectionexpress.com)

Epson WorkForce 840 All-in-One Printer

 

This printer met all of home office expectations with the exception of printing Quicken Checks. The placement is not secure. The checks do not line up. The printing process takes far too log to set up to complete the task. Other printers were far...

print quality, size & weight, Easy Installation/Good Instructions, compatibility, build quality, speed, value for money

Print Cartridge Life, Expensive Ink Refills

Jun, 2011

Consumer review by: Popcorn (pcconnectionexpress.com)

Epson WorkForce 840 All-in-One Printer - $82 Instant Savings (reflected in price). Expires 9.30.11.

 

This printer met all of home office expectations with the exception of printing Quicken Checks. The placement is not secure. The checks do not line up. The printing process takes far too log to set up to complete the task. Other printers were far...

print quality, size & weight, Easy Installation/Good Instructions, compatibility, build quality, speed, value for money

Print Cartridge Life, Expensive Ink Refills

Jun, 2011