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KEY FEATURES & BENEFITS
- First-in-class Replaceable Ink Pack System* – print or copy up to 86,000 mono and 50,000 colour pages without changing the ink1
- High-quality output – brilliant colour accuracy and sharp black text
- Fast print speeds – up to 26 ISO ppm (mono), 25 ISO ppm (colour)†
- More prints, lower printing costs – Epson ink lasts up to 4.3 times longer2 than its competition to reduce staff disruptions and lower the overall cost of printing
- Productive – auto two-sided print, copy, scan, fax, plus auto media size detection with 150 sheet ADF
- Hard-drive support – hard drive enables a server-less follow me print solution
- Easy setup and IT features– seamless network integration, plus security features; PCL3 and PostScript® 3 support
- Flexible media handling – large-format prints — up to 13" x 19", plus 150-sheet rear feed for specialty media and paper sizes; up to 1,900 sheets total paper capacity
- Convenience stapling – an optional manual stapler is available to be added to the main unit
- Built-in networking and wireless performance – includes Ethernet, wireless b/g/n5 and Wi-Fi Direct®4; easily print from tablets and smartphones5
*Designed for use exclusively with Epson ink packs
Printer supplied with Initialisation Ink Supply Units only. Yields achieved with replacement pack purchase.
The Epson WF-C879RTC workgroup printer enables offices to benefit from the increased productivity of a local distributed print fleet that requires minimal intervention, while providing predictable print costs.
Thanks to this printer's super-high-yield ink supply units maintenance is simple. Comparable laser printers will need new toners, sometimes as often as every 12,000 prints. The WorkForce WFC-879RTC deliver outstanding results with high capacity ink packs lasting up to 86,000 pages for mono, and 50,000 pages for colour.
Also, smaller capacity ink is available that can enable up to 20,000 printed pages in black and colour. The supply units lead to low intervention and no time-wasting interruptions. Supplies management is made simple, supplies waste is greatly reduced and lower IT support costs are achieved.
Heat-free PrecisionCore technology powers the output quality that Epson is known for, at the speeds required for office, commercial and industrial printing. Prints dry fast thanks to the DURABrite Ultra Pro ink. PDL printing emulations, including PCL and Adobe PostScript 3, and Gigabit Ethernet help this printer easily integrate into the business environment. Its Wi-Fi Direct® capability also lets you print from supported wireless devices without connecting to a router.
The WF-C879RTC uses up to 87 percent less power than competitive colour lasers thanks to its no heat technology. No ozone gas is emitted, and an improved quiet print mode and no fan noise during or after printing make it ideal for the working environment. And there are fewer parts to replace than a laser.
Introducing heat-free PrecisionCore, the next generation of inkjet printing technology. From professional and industrial-level printers to your desktop inkjet, this groundbreaking technology delivers fast printing with superior quality results. A truly innovative system, PrecisionCore features Epson's advanced thin-film piezoelectric (TFP) elements, which are produced via the MEMS manufacturing process, based on semiconductor micro-fabrication techniques. At the core of this proprietary technology is the PrecisionCore MicroTFP print chip, a digital chip that does not use heat to eject ink and prints at the micron level — 1/100th the size of a human hair. It's this extraordinary focus on accuracy and detail that enables PrecisionCore to deliver revolutionary results, and no heat also means less power consumption, fewer consumables and less intervention, which saves you time and money
Keep your business moving with WorkForce Pro RIPS. Forget frequent time-wasting interruptions to change consumables, deal with supplies mis-management, fix problems or wait for IT support. Just concentrate on smooth, on-demand business printing.
Available as part of a Managed Print Service, WorkForce Pro RIPS printers can help to create a distributed printer fleet that both handles the demands of busy workgroups and delivers predictable print costs.
The Hard Drive that comes standard with the WF-C879RTC enables a follow-me print solution (for up to 5 x WF-C879RTC devices) without the need for a 3rd party software solution (e.g. PaperCut) running off a network server. Epson Print Admin Server-less software facilitates this simple, cost-effective solution.
The benefits of a distributed printer fleet include easy access, confidentiality and control, which all contribute to enhanced workflow. The local distributed print model is particularly useful where confidentiality and fast, direct access to prints is crucial. This includes senior management, legal and HR environments, and customer-facing staff like teachers, doctors, nurses and retail staff who can’t leave customers, patients or students while they go off to pick up prints.
Heat-free PrecisionCore technology ensures each nozzle on the print head delivers up to 50,000 droplets per second. The result? Fast print speeds that rival those of colour lasers. The WorkForce Pro WF-C879RTC delivers professional quality, two-sided colour prints at super fast print speeds, making it easy to increase productivity, without compromising quality. Boasting drastically improved print speeds of up to 26 ISO ppm (mono) and 25 ISO ppm† (colour), any project can be handled with speed and ease.
Packing a greater number of nozzles into a smaller surface area, this high-resolution inkjet printhead, along with heat-free PrecisionCore technology, gives you ultra-sharp text, as well as stunning graphics and images — all with smooth gradations on both plain and specialty paper.
The WorkForce Pro WF-C879RTC boasts a total of 1900 sheet capacity including an 150-page rear tray for envelopes, labels and specialty media for efficient paper handling.
The WF-C879RTC has a stapling unit available for quick and simple assembly of printed documents
Heat-free PrecisionCore technology enables the use of advanced ink formulations, DURABrite®Pro Ultra Ink. This innovative, pigment based 4 colour ink set, along with heat-free PrecisionCore printing technology delivers smudge, fade and water resistant prints that are highlighter friendly too.
Delivering perfectly round droplets and extremely accurate dot placement, these remarkable print heads ensure extraordinary output, whatever the application delivering brilliant, ultra-sharp text on plain and specialty papers.
Connect to your wireless4 network in a snap — even the latest wireless standard, 802.11 n, is supported. No network? No problem. Wi-Fi Direct means no router is required6 enabling users to easily connect to wireless networks in seconds, allowing printing from virtually any room in the office.
Built-in Ethernet makes sharing the printer on your network quick and easy.
Easily print from your tablet or smartphone using Epson Connect™. Supports Android™, Apple® iPad and iPhone, Chromebook™, Kindle Fire™, Mac® and Windows® devices. Wirelessly print documents, photos, emails and web pages whether at the office or on the go. You can also scan documents and save them to the cloud for easy access and collaboration
Apple® AirPrint™ makes it simple to print emails, photos, web pages and documents straight from your iPad or iPhone. There's no software to download, no drivers to install and no cables to connect. Your Apple device will automatically connect to the printer.
Print on the go from a smartphone or tablet using Google Cloud Print™ with your Gmail™ or Google Drive™ account. Plus, print from your Chromebook™ and Google Chrome™ without installing drivers or connecting cables. It's now even easier to share your Google content from anywhere.
The WorkForce Pro WF-C879RTC includes features such automatic, two-sided printing whereby users can save up to 50% on paper supply.
|WorkForce Pro WF-C879RTC||WFC879RTC|
|PRINTING TECHNOLOGY||PrecisionCore 4S printhead 4 Colour inkjet|
|INK TECHNOLOGY||Replaceable Ink Pack System (RIPS)|
|PRINTER LANGUAGE||Epson ESC/P®- R, PCL 5 emulation3, PCL 6 emulation3, PostScript 3|
|MINIMUM INK DROPLET SIZE||3 droplet sizes, as small as 3.7 picolitres|
|ALL-IN-ONE-FUNCTIONS||Print, Copy, Scan, Fax|
|PRINTING SPEED ISO/IEC24734||26 Pages/min mono, 25 Pages/min colour|
|DUPLEX PRINTING SPEED ISO/IEC24734||16 A4 Pages/min mono, 16 Pages/min colour|
|MAXIMUM PRINTING SPEED||34 Pages/min Colour & Mono (plain paper)|
|PRINTING RESOLUTION||4800 x 1200 dpi|
|COLOURS||CYAN, BLACK, MAGENTA, YELLOW|
|ISO COPY SPEED||Black 21 ISO cpm / Colour 21 ISO cpm|
|COPY QUALITY||Colour/Black and White : Standard/Best|
|MAXIMUM COPY SIZE||A3|
|COPY RESOLUTION (dpi)||600 x 1200|
|REDUCTION / ENLARGEMENT||25% ~ 400% Auto fit function|
|COPY FEATURES||Auto 2-sided, Preview, Resize, Collate, Adjustable copy density|
|PAPER FORMATS||A3+, A3, A4, A5, A6, B5, C4 (Envelope), C6 (Envelope), No. 10 (Envelope), Letter, 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 18 cm, 20 x 25 cm, 16:9, Legal|
|AUTO DOCUMENT FEEDER||150 pages|
|OUTPUT TRAY CAPACITY||250 pages|
|PAPER TRAY CAPACITY||1,900 Sheet Standard|
|COMPATIBLE PAPER WEIGHT||64gsm ~256 gsm (Front Trays up to 200gsm)|
|REAR PAPER PATH (SPECIAL MEDIA)||Yes|
|COMPATIBLE PAPER WEIGHT||64g/m2 – 256g/m2|
|SCANNER TYPE||Colour flatbed/Auto 2-sided ADF|
|PHOTOELECTRIC DEVICE||Colour CIS line sensor|
|SCAN SPEED||50ppm / 100ipm (@300dpi, A4)|
|OPTICAL RESOLUTION||1200 dpi|
|HARDWARE RESOLUTION||1200 x 2400 dpi|
|MAXIMUM RESOLUTION||9600 x 9600 dpi interpolated|
|SCANNER BIT DEPTH||30-bit colour input / 24-bit colour output|
|ADVANCED DOCUMENT INTEGRATION||E-mail, FTP, Network folders, Computer (Epson Document Capture Pro), Microsoft SharePoint with Epson Document Capture Pro, USB Memory Device / Card, Password Protected PDF’s, Address book via LDAP|
|TYPE OF FAX||Walk-up black and white and colour capability|
|FAX TRANSMISSION SPEED||Up to 33.6kbps / Approx 3 sec/page|
|PAGE MEMORY||Up to 550 pages / 6MB (ITU-T No.1 Chart)|
|FAX SPEED DIALS (MAX)||200 names and numbers|
|FAX FUNCTIONS||PC-Fax, Fax to email, Memory reception, Auto redial, Speed dial|
|ERROR CORRECTION MODE||CCITU/ITU Group3 fax with Error Correction Mode|
|PRINTER DRIVERS*||Windows® 10 (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows 8.1 8 (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows Vista® (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows Server® 2012 R27, Windows Server 2019, 16, 027, Windows Server 2008 R27, Windows Server 20087, Windows Server 2003 R27, Windows Server 20037, Mac® OS X® 10.6.8 – 10.11.x8 Mac OS X Server8|
|* Drivers if available are downloadable from Tech Epson|
|RATED VOLTAGE||AC 100 ~ 240V Universal (Automatic)|
|RATED FREQUENCY||50 ~ 60Hz|
||Approx. 54W Standalone copying (ISO/IEC 24712)
Approx 1.6W (Sleep Mode)
TEC Value: 0.27kWh
|NOISE LEVEL*||Power: 6.6 dB(A)
Pressure: 51 dB(A)
|STD CONNECTIVITY||Hi-Speed USB - compatible with USB 3.0 specification, Ethernet Interface (1000 Base-T/ 100- Base TX/ 10-Base-T), USB host, Wireless LAN IEEE 802.11b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct|
|NETWORK PRINTING PROTOCOLS||LPR, FTP, IPP, LDP, Port 9100, WSD, Net BIOS over TCP/IP, TCP/IPv4, TCP/IPv6, IPSec|
|NETWORK MANAGEMENT PROTOCOLS||SNMP, HTTP, DHCP, BOOTP, APIPA, DDNS, mDNS, SNTP, SSDP, Ping, SLP, WSD, LLTD, IEEE 802.1X|
|CONTROL PANEL||12.7cm LCD Touchscreen|
|WLAN SECURITY||WEP 64 Bit, WEP 128 Bit, WPA PSK (AES), WPA2 Enterprise|
|PRINTER SOFTWARE (AVAILABLE ON CD-ROM ONLY)|
|SOFTWARE TOOLS||Epson Printer Driver
PCL 5 Driver, PCL 6 Driver emulation, PostScript 3
|STANDARD WARRANTY||12 Months (on-site) – Please refer to Epson Warranty Terms and Conditions|
|PRODUCT DIMENSIONS||772mm x 797mm x 1177mm (Width x Depth x Height) – Printing|
|INK PACKS & YIELDS|
|INK TYPE||DURABrite Ultra pigment ink (smudge, fade and water resistant)|
|INK PALLETTE||Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black|
|INK PACK CONFIGURATION||4 Individual Ink Packs|
|FADE RESISTANCE / PRINT LONGEVITY||Up to 118 years*|
|INK YIELD INFORMATION|
LARGE - B100 Black, (86,000 pages) B200 Cyan, B300 Magenta, T974 Yellow (50,000 pages)
STANDARD - A100 Black, A200 Cyan, A300 Magenta, A400 Yellow (20,000 pages)