Printing with the Epson EcoTank L486 model runs by the print-on-demand inkjet with a piezoelectric component. Besides, the machine’s nozzle configuration includes up to 180 nozzles for black document printing. On the other hand, color printing requires up to 59 nozzles under ideal conditions. It also has a dye ink technology that can produce up to 5760 x 1440 dots per inch (dpi). As a result, this machine regard as a home or office desktop machine.
Epson EcoTank L486 Printer Driver Downloads
Driver for Windows
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Driver for Mac OS
Also, it supports multiple functions such as printing, scanning, and copying documents. At the ISO/IEC 24734 standard mode, the printing speed is up to 10 pages per minute (ppm) for monochrome or black and white printing. On the other hand, color printing at the same mode has a rate of 5 ppm. However, the print speed at the usual way has 33 ppm for monochrome printing for plain paper.
However, color printing at the normal mode has a print rate of 15 ppm when using plain paper at an average weight of 75 gsm. Besides, photo printing on an Epson Premium glossy photo paper has a speed of 69 seconds per photo paper. The involved colors include black, cyan, magenta, and yellow. As a scanner, the single-sided scanning speed for an A4 article is about 2.4 milliseconds per line for 300 dpi. Besides, with 600 dpi, the scan speed is 7.2 milliseconds per line.
This model also comes with an optical resolution of 1200 x 2400 dpi for horizontal and vertical dimensions. It also supports output formats such as BMP, PDF, JPEG, and TIFF. At the same time, it uses the contact image sensor (CIS) element. In terms of media handling, the machine’s main input tray has a maximum paper loading capacity of 100 sheets of plain paper. However, it can take up to 20 photo sheets and supports borderless print.