Ink consumption ?

I just bought an Epson photo 820, and it is using a quarter of a tank of ink per four 8x10 pages I print out, ouch. Is this typical of a photo printer??

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What dpi are you printing at? I've found that there is little noticeable difference between the 1440 and the 2880, and the latter uses much more ink. Make sure you use the correct paper type setting for ...

I have not tried different papers yet but i will do so ( i use both ilford smooth gloss and ilford classic pearl), when i have I will tell about it! However, when you use it, let the ink dry completely, ...

I had the same problem on my Epson printer. There is a small circuit card on the ink cartridge, it stores the amount of ink left. Each time you print it deducts from the total until it thinks one of the ...


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