The printer has a 2.7 inch coloured LCD and the front panel with a movable joint of 90 degrees upward. Touch screen feature is not available in this product but an adjacent touch panel is offered to the users. Though this can sound old-fashioned touch screens go unresponsive after a period of time and difficult to operate. But the operations are a bit cumbersome as you will need to type complicated passwords and manual paper selection.
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There are two input trays in this printer. One is of a 100 sheet and another tray for 20 pages glossy sheets of size up to 5*7 inches. There is also a 30 sheet output tray. In addition to it, a thin tray for CD / DVD is designed beneath the output tray.
Other basic features include two-sided printing facility along with a WiFi connectivity and ports for USB and SC cards. The feature that is missing in Epson XP – 640 is ADF i.e. Automatic Document Feeder for hands-free copying.
If you give priority to the printing speed of a device then you might get a good deal here. Epson printed a document at 9.1 pages per minute against the average of 8 pages per minute. Epson L210 Driver
Copying and scanning Speed
The copying speed of XP 640 (11.8 seconds) is much better than the other printers like Epson – 2760 (10.6 seconds) and Canon TS6020 (9.4 seconds). The colour copying feature is also very quick. XP 640 will make a colour copy in 23 seconds which other printers might do in 28.6 seconds. It can scan the hi-resolution scan in just 41.6 seconds. XP 640 lagged behind in one single feature that is scanning in black and white to PDF format.
Quality of Printing and scanning
Epson XP 640 is known for producing average quality text pages and documents. The letter and forms are not sharp. The text looks blurred and heavier with curved edges as compared to various other models. On the contrary XP, 640 produces high quality of graphics printing on both plain and glossy photo papers. Colours are very well sorted with smooth textures with fine detailing. The only failure was that detailing of the very dark shadow areas which looked flat.
Scanned quality was totally impressed with minute detailing even in the shadow areas of coloured photos. Colors seemed accurate with very fine details captured by the scanner. However greyscale scans showed some rough edges in the texts.
You get a plenty of advanced featured with Epson xp 640 driver including a unique feature of CD / DVD disc printing. Lower operational costs and faster performance is the biggest asset of this device. Graphics quality is undoubtedly very good though text quality might be average. But overall if you are looking for all in one product that is cost effective and can handle the workload as well then XP-640 can be the be