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Epson Stylus Photo 1280 Silver (EPSONC11C393121)

Epson Stylus Photo 1280 Silver

Epson Stylus Photo 1280 Silver

If you are just getting started with tabloid size printing, this is the printer we suggest. We use it for book covers, Simon Visual Language drawings, banner drawings and project plans. We even travel with it when our clients don't have a tabloid printer. And now at $289 with rebate, it is an amazing bargain.


  • Prints up to 13" wide
  • Superior, 6-color Photo Ink System
  • 4-picoliter variable-sized ink droplets
  • True BorderFree photo printing in 6 popular sizes
  • Up to 2880 x 720 dpi optimized
  • Large Format 13" x 44" (maximum printable area), 13" x 19" (full-bleed)
  • Water-resistant and lightfast1 media
  • USB / Parallel Interface

Our Drawings for Business Design & Blueprints book can be ordered printed on this printer.


Rebate Information Purchase an Epson Stylus Photo 1280 Printer between August 1, 2004 and December 31, 2005 and receive a $100 rebate from Epson.
To Claim Rebate Click here for details and rebate coupon.


Epson Stylus Photo 1280 Silver

Print speed Color: 8x10 1min 50 sec
Black: 9 ppm
Print Technology Inkjet, Advanced Micro Piezo
Nozzle Configuration Monochrome head: 48 nozzles, Color head: 48 nozzles x 5 (CcMmY)
Ink Palette 6 colors (CcMmYK)
Cartridge Configuration One black cartridge and one color (CcMmY) cartridge
Ink Type Dye based photographically superior Photo Ink system
Minimum Ink Droplet Size 4 picoliter
Maximum Resolution (dots per inch) Up to 2880 x 720 dpi
Black Ink Yield 540 pages text (ISO/IEC 10561 letter pattern), 370 pages graphic (5% coverage)
Color Ink Yield 330 pages (15% coverage)
Ink Shelf Life 2 years from production date


Interface USB and Parallel
Languages EPSON ESC/P Raster, EPSON Remote. Postscript optional.
Software Included EPSON Software Film Factory, PRINT Image Matching Plug-In for Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Photoshop Elements 2.0

Paper Handling

Maximum Paper Width


Maximum Printable Area 13" x 44"
Paper Sizes 3.5" x 5", 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 8" x 10", Letter, A4, legal, 11" x 14", 11" x 17" (B), A3 (11.7" x 16.5"), 13" x 19" (Super B), statement, executive, user definable sizes and panoramic up tp 13" x 44"
Borderless Photo Sizes 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 8" x 10", letter, 11" x 14" and 13" x 19"
Paper Types Supports a variety of Epson photo papers, roll papers (roll paper holder included), plain, bond and air mail papers. Supports EPSON Premium Bright White, Glossy Photo Paper, Premium Glossy Photo Paper, Premium Semigloss Photo Paper, Premium Luster Photo Paper, ColorLife Photo Paper, Matte Paper Heavyweight, Double-sided Matte, Inkjet Transparencies, Self-adhesive Sheets, Photo Quality Ink Jet Paper, Greeting Cards, High Quality Banner paper; labels; envelopes, Iron-on Transfers and Photo Stickers; and EPSON 4", 8.3" and 13" roll paper
Special Media Support Roll paper - 4", 8.3" and 13" rolls
Paper Capacity Input paper tray: 100 Sheets(plain paper)/10 envelopes/1 transparency



Storage (L x W x H): 24" x 12.2" x 6.9"
Printing (L x W x H): 24" x 30.2" x 16.3"
Weight: 18.48 lb

Environment Temperature: Operating: 50 to 95F (10 to 35C); Storage: -4 to 140F (-20 to 60C); Humidity: Operating: 20% to 80% releative humidity, Storage: 5% to 85% relative humidity (no condensation)

120V AC , 50 - 60 Hz, 0.45 Amp (Max. 0.7A),Approx. 15w (Energy Star compliant)

Regulatory Safety standards: UL1950 with D3, CSA22.2 950 with D3, RFI: FCC part 15 subpart B class B, CSA C108.8 class B

Customer Support


Standard one-year limited warranty in the U.S. and Canada including EPSON Exchange program (U.S. and Canada only)

Cartridge life will vary with images printed, print settings, papers, and frequency of use. Some ink from first cartridge used for initialization.
Black text is in Economy Mode on plain paper. Color photo is in Fine Mode on EPSON Photo Paper. Additional processing time may vary based on system configuration, software application and page complexity.
Lightfastness rating up to 27 years based on accelerated testing of prints on EPSON ColorLife Photo Paper displayed indoors, under glass. Actual print stability will vary according to image, display conditions, light intensity, humidity, and atmospheric conditions. Epson does not guarantee longevity of prints. For maximum print life, display prints under glass or laminations or properly store them. Water-resistant prints are produced using EPSON Premium Glossy Photo Paper and EPSON Photo Paper.

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