Japanese electronics company Epson is one of the world’s largest printing brands, producing inkjet, dot matrix and laser printers, as well as scanners, for millions of users globally. The company started life in 1943, as Seiko, a watchmaker, before branching out into printing and taking the name Epson (meaning Son of Electronic Printer) in the 1970s. Today, Epson printers are renowned for their high-quality printouts and affordable prices, and are a favourite among office and home users alike.

At Cartridge Save, we cater for the full range of Epson printers and, for most models, offer the choice of a genuine Epson inkjet cartridge or a cheaper, high-quality, compatible alternative. Whichever you choose, you can purchase safe in the knowledge that all our cartridges are covered by a 30-day, 100% money-back guarantee.

To find the perfect cartridge, type the name of your Epson printer in the box above (you’ll find it marked somewhere on the printer itself if you don’t know already), or select a model from the list below. This will take you to a page listing the compatible cartridges for your printer. We know budgets need to stretch so all our cartridges are competitively priced, plus we offer free, next-day delivery on all orders. Just add to your basket to take advantage of this and start saving money today.

Complete list of Epson inkjet printers

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How do I make my Epson printer print without black ink?

Simply switch the printer monochrome mode. On Windows: 1. Find and open the Epson Printer Utility. 2. Check the box next to the setting "Permit temporary black printing". 3. View Print Settings in the Media Settings section. Choose plain papers and choose grayscale.

Why is Epson ink so expensive?

Epson claims its ink is expensive due to high research and development costs. Epson invests many millions in developing reliable, high quality printer cartridges. Many also believe that a proportion of the cost of your ink also subsidises the cost of developing new printers which are often sold very cheaply.

What is Epson ink made out of?

Epson's Claria ink is made out of a combination of dye and pigment based inks. It contains resin, lubricants and waxes. Varnish is a clear liquid that is used as base for most inks, then additives and resins are added at high temperatures.

How do I get the ink levels of my Epson Stylus printer?

To access the Status Monitor on a Windows computer, go to Start Menu > Settings > Devices. Then right click on your printers icon and select "Printing Preferences". Next, click on the Maintenance (or utility) tab then click the "Status Monitor" icon. The Status Monitor should then display the status of the printer and show you how much ink is remaining.