The EPSON FX-890 is a matrix printer for medium to large volumes of printing work. The recommended print volume is 23,000 pages / month. Two optional edged sheet feeders can accommodate up to 200 sheets. The standard printer allows you to print up to 1+5 copies, and when using a pulling tractor, you can print 1+6 copies. The print speed of the printer is very high, so, for example, in the Ultra High Speed Draft print mode, it is equal to 566/680 characters per second (at a density of 10/12 cpi).
The FX-890 is extremely reliable in operation and operation. The print volume before failure (MVBF) is 52 mil. lines, and the time to failure (MTBF) is 20,000 hours. This is one of the highest rates in the EPSON line of matrix printers. Also impressive is the high life of the print head – 400 mil. characters.
The printer has two interfaces for connection: USB and parallel, which makes it compatible with various devices, depending on the capabilities and tasks of users.
The new printer has higher specifications, but the recommended retail price remains the same. In addition, the Epson FX-890 uses a new tape that provides consumers with a consumable material with a higher service life (7.5 characters). New cartridges (tapes) are made with a special handle on the body, which makes it possible not to get your hands and clothes dirty when replacing or installing the cartridge.
The FX-890 is made in a new design. The color of the case and all options for the printer are made in gray. However, all options are fully compatible with the previous model and have the same codes.
The new printer is the best solution for companies and organizations such as: banks, financial organizations, shops, hotels, insurance companies, post offices, transport and logistics companies, warehouse terminals, ticket offices, retail and service companies.