Epson unveils new 13-inch R3000 printer for photographers

Epson has unveiled a new 13-inch compact printer that is aimed directly at the photographer looking to print out some of the pics they take in very high quality. The printer is called the R3000 and is the most advanced 13-inch projector ever according to Epson. The R3000 can print color or black and white photos and uses individual ink tanks.

The R3000 can also print wirelessly and can print over Ethernet. It uses Ultrachrome K3 ink is with vivid Magenta ink technology and has a MicroPiezo AMC print head. It can print on matte and glossy photo paper as well as a large variety of artistic papers.

The printer has a top loading paper tray, can print on roll paper up to 44-inches long, and can print CDs and DVD labels. This printer will only be appealing to the high-end photographer thanks to its price tag of right at $850. The R3000 will be available in March.