Epson America Inc. introduced the new Expression Home XP-400 Small-in-One printer, a low-cost device that targets the shared home and student environment and enables mobile printing from smartphones and tablets.
The Expression Home XP-400 features print, copy and scan capabilities, wireless connectivity and supports Apple AirPrint and Google Cloud Print via Epson Connect for mobile printing.
Key product features include: one-sided ISO print speeds of 8.7 ISO ppm (black) and 4.5 ISO ppm (color); four individual DuraBrite Ultra ink cartridges (black, cyan, magenta and yellow) that can be individually replaced; a 2.5-inch LCD to preview, edit and print photos; the ability to print borderless photos directly from a memory card or camera without the need for a PC; and, Epson Connect, according to the company.
Epson Connect Mobile Printing offers several ways to print from tablets and smartphones. Users can print documents, photos, e-mail and web pages from their home or office with the new Expression XP-400, and a smartphone, tablet or computer.
- Email Print – remotely send documents and photos directly to an Epson printer’s unique email address to easily print from a smartphone or other mobile device.
- Epson iPrint – Print web pages, Microsoft Office documents, photos, and PDFs over a wireless network with the free app, scan and save files on a mobile device, send it an email or upload it to a cloud service such as Box.net, Dropbox, Evernote, or Google Docs.
- Apple AirPrint – Print emails, photos, web pages, and documents from an iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch; no software, drivers or cables required.
- Google Cloud Print – Print from an Android smartphone or tablet with a Gmail or Google Docs account and other supported apps, pr from Chromebooks and the Google Chrome browser.
The Epson Expression Home XP-400 is priced at $99.99 and will be available in June.