Epson has announced two new all-in-one photo inkjet printers, the Artisan 700 (Amazon link) and Artisan 800 (Amazon), that offer print, scan and copy functionality and built-in wireless and Ethernet connectivity.
The new printers, which are priced at $300 (Artisan 800) and $200 (700), are six-color inkjets (with individual ink tanks) using Epson’s Claria dye-based inks. Other features include:
- dual paper trays, one for paper up to 8.5" by 14", the other for 4" by 6" and 5" by 7" photo paper;
- integrated tray for printing on optical media (printable CDs and DVDs);
- built-in card readers for most popular formats (CompactFlash, SD, xD-PictureCard, Memory Stick);
- significant PC-free printing features, including photo restoration, customized photo layouts, photo notepaper, and school project items;
- scanning to computer, memory card or USB-based flash drive.