Epson EcoTank ET-4550 A4 Colour Multifunction Inkjet Printer



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This is so far a great little printer, compact and does the job. It is quite noisy for such a little machine, but the s..."

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  • Print/Scan/Copy/Fax
  • Up to 4.5ppm Colour Print
  • Up to 6.5ppm Mono Print
  • USB, Network & Wireless
  • Automatic Double Sided Printing
  • 4800 x 1200 dpi Print
  • 150 Sheet Input Tray
  • Windows & Mac Compatible
  • 33.6Kbps Fax
  • 2.2cm LCD Mono Touch Screen
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Epson EcoTank ET-4550
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Epson EcoTank ET-4550 in More Detail

Say goodbye to ink cartridges with the Epson EcoTank 4550. This innovative multifunction printer utilises unique Epson technology accommodating cartridge-less refills – making replacing ink easier, quicker and more economical. Utilising large capacity ink tanks, the printer can be filled with ink direct from ink bottles across the CMYK scale.

Without ever compromising the quality or application of the inks, the innovative system from Epson ensures you can always keep your ink levels high and each of the tanks replenished.

Multifunction Printing

Ideal for busy home offices or SME workplaces, the Epson EcoTank 4550 offers a comprehensive range of services and features – helping users complete a range of print, copy, scan and fax tasks. Both the print and copy functions benefit from the printer’s unique ink tank system, ensuring the machine is capable of completing a larger number of units before inks require replenishing.

Increased Connectivity

The innovative EcoTank 4550 benefits from a range of connectivity options, which give all users greater freedom when printing. Alongside a robust Ethernet connection, the printer also boasts WiFi connectivity – allowing users to print directly from mobile phone and tablet devices.

Economical Printing

Cutting the cost of printing and environmental impact, the Epson EcoTank 4550 is an incredibly economical printer. By completing removing any packaging, there is hardly any waste materials connected to replacing the inks. Furthermore, the printer’s unique ink technology allows users to make great savings on print costs.

What's in the Box?




Power Cord

Power Cable

11'000 Black/ 11'000 Pages of Colour Ink

Detailed Specification


Double Sided Printing Unit (Duplex) Yes
Speed Colour Up to 4.5ppm Colour Print
Speed Monochrome Up to 6.5ppm Mono Print
Product Group Output A4
Double Sided Printing Automatic Double Sided Printing
Printer Resolution 4800 x 1200 dpi Print


Scan Facility Present Yes
Scanner Resolution 1200 x 2400 dpi


Copy Speed Colour 5.5cpm Color Copy
Copy Speed Monochrome 11cpm Mono Copy
Copy Facility Present Yes


Fax Speed 33.6Kbps Fax
Fax Facility Present Yes


Interface Type(s) USB, Network & Wireless
LCD Screen 2.2cm LCD Mono Touch Screen
Airprint Compatible Yes


Operating Systems Supported Windows & Mac Compatible

Media Handling

Paper Handling Input 1 150 Sheet Input Tray
Automatic Document Feeder 30 Sheet ADF

Barcodes & Labels

Barcode 8715946552422


Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Multifunction Summary Print/Scan/Copy/Fax
Technology Multifunction Inkjet Printer
Dimensions 20.3 x 22 x 9.5 - 7.39kg
Power Consumption 11W
Product Type Inkjet Printer

In the Box

In The Box Printer, Manual, CD-ROM, Power Cord, Power Cable, 11'000 Black/ 11'000 Pages of Colour Ink

Cartridges Included

Black 11000 Pages
Cyan 11000 Pages
Magenta 11000 Pages
Yellow 11000 Pages

Customer Questions & Answers

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  • Can you print photos with this printer and if so how are the colours and the stability

    The Ecotank 4550 is fine for printing photographs. When used with Epson original inks, you can expect the same high quality output that Epson has produced for years.

    On 14/05/2017 21:46:41
  • What sizes of paper will this print

    This model can print on 3.5" x 5", 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 8" x 10", 8.5" x 11", 8.5" x 14", A4, A6, half letter, and executive paper sizes.

    On 07/11/2016 09:28:18
  • Hi - does the ET 4550 support auto duplex scanning?

    Unfortunately, the Epson EcoTank 4550 (C11CE71404BY) only supports Single-sided scanning but can scan documents up to 200dpi (with ADF).

    On 11/10/2016 15:23:23
  • Does the Epson Ecotank 4550 support duplex printing?

    Yes, the Epson EcoTank 4550 does do duplex printing at up to 6.5 pages per minute.

    On 08/09/2016 13:30:12
Customer Reviews

Customer Reviews

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  • 4.5 / 5
    Suzie 30/8/2016
    5 Value
    5 Features
    4 Quality
    4 Performance

    Great but a bit noisy

    This is so far a great little printer, compact and does the job. It is quite noisy for such a little machine, but the set up was simple and wireless printing makes my job much easier.

  • 4.5 / 5
    HELEN DOE 27/4/2016
    4 Value
    4 Features
    5 Quality
    5 Performance



Google Cloud Print

What is Google Cloud Print?

With Google Cloud Print, you can print any document from anywhere to your Google Cloud Print connected printer.

When you print using Google Cloud Print, your file is securely transferred over the internet to your printer. Whether you are in the same room or even in a different country on a different continent you can print whatever you want using any device such as a smartphone, tablet PC or desktop computer.

Share with friends or colleagues

Google Cloud Print enables you to share your printer with friends, family or work colleagues with ease. From the Google Cloud management page you can share your printer securely with trusted individuals.

Scalable Printing Solution for Business

Google Cloud Print is used internally by Google employees on hundreds of printers and is designed to scale to your business demands, growing with your business or as a replacement for your existing printing infrastructure.
What is AirPrint?

Apple AirPrint allows full colour, top-quality printing from iOS devices such as iPhones and iPads directly from within many Apps available from the Apple App Store.

To take advantage of AirPrint, your compatible printer must be connected to the same wireless network as your iOS device or Mac computer.

AirPrint enables users to print wirelessly from within applications on Apple devices to AirPrint Compatible Printers connected to a wireless network. You can use your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad to easily print via Airprint without the need to install drivers or configure the printer queue. Just tap 'print' and select your AirPrint compatible printer, and print!....It's that simple.

What You See is What You Print

If you can open it on your apple device, chances are you can print it with AirPrint and an AirPrint compatible printer. Airprint works with Safari, Mail, Photos, iWork, PDF's in iBooks and many third-party AirPrint compatible apps available from the app store.

Full list of AirPrint compatible printers

Third-Party Apps

There are also a wide variety of third-party apps available to enable wireless printing through Apple devices, even to machines that are not natively AirPrint compatible printers. By sharing a printer installed on an Apple Mac or Windows Pc over a wireless network any printer may be able to take advantage of the AirPrint features. (An additional third-party app may be required to be installed on the local machine)

*For full AirPrint support, a printer firmware upgrade may be required which is available directly from the relevant manufacturer website.

Please note. Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that the above information is correct at the time of publication, Printerland will not be held responsible for the content of any third-party software suggested on this site and usage of any such software is at the users own risk. Printerland is unable to provide support for Airprint compatible printer software and any such advice should be readily available from the relevant manufacturer or developer.

All print speeds, running cost calculations and consumable life cycles are MANUFACTURER ESTIMATES based on 5% per page coverage. Images are used for illustration purposes only

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FREE 3 Year Extended Warranty

Purchase this Epson Printer and you can claim a FREE 3 Year Warranty from Epson

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Running Costs

-All consumable life cycles are manufacturer estimates based on 5% coverage per A4 page

*Estimation based on toner/ink cartridges only and excludes long life components such as image drums and fusers.

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