Epson LQ-590 A4 Mono Dot-Matrix Printer


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Web site excellent, easy to order and arrived exactly on time. could not fault the service."

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Key Features
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  • USB & Parallel
  • Windows Compatible
  • Epson, IBM
  • Parts: 5 (original + 4 copies)
  • width: 80 Columns
  • 396cps Draft
  • 529cps Fast Draft
  • 110cps Best
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Detailed Specification

Detailed Specification


Product Group Output A4
Print Width width: 80 Columns
Speed Draft 396cps Draft
Speed Fast Draft 529cps Fast Draft
Speed Near Letter Quality 110cps Best
Print Direction Bi-directional with logic seeking


Number of Copies Parts: 5 (original + 4 copies)


Interface Type(s) USB & Parallel
Parallel Ports 1 x Bi-Directional Parallel Port
Operators Panel 6 buttons, 10 LEDs
USB Ports 1 x USB 1.1


Operating Systems Supported Windows Compatible

Media Handling

Media Supported Cut sheet paper, Card
Paper Handling Features Push Feed: Rear in, Rear/Top out Front in, Rear/Top out; Pull Feed: Rear in, Rear/Top out Front in, Rear/Top out Bottom in, Rear/Top out; Combined Push/Pull: Rear in, Rear/Top out Front in, Rear/Top out
Paper Handling Manual Feed Top in top out, Front in top out
Paper Size 10.16 - 25.4cm (Width) to 10.16 - 55.58cm (Length)
Paper Weight 52 to 82g/Sq m

Barcodes & Labels

Barcode 8715946337562


Mono or Colour Printer Mono
Technology Dot-Matrix Printer
Dimensions 43.75cm (W) x 37.45cm (D) x 17.15cm (H) - Weight 7.1kg
Environmental Operating Temperature 5 to 35C - Humidity 10 to 80%
Noise Level 51dbA
Power Consumption Printing/Standby/Sleep Modes 42W / 4.5W
Product Summary Epson LQ-590 A4 Mono
Product Type Dot Matrix Printer
Voltage/ Power/ Frequency 220 to 240VAC / 50 to 60Hz

Consumable Info

Print Head Life 400,000,000 Characters
Ribbon Life 5,000,000 Characters


Printer Languages Epson, IBM
Font Capabilities EPSON Draft, Roman, Sans Serif, Courier, Prestige, Script, OCR-B, Orator, Orator-S, Script C Proportional, Roman T, Sans Serif H, EAN-13, EAN-8, Interleaved 2 of 5, UPC-A, UPC-E, Code 39, Code 128, POSTNET
Software Included Epson Status Monitor 3


Warranty 1 year Replacement or Repair

More Features

Certifications Low Voltage Directive 73/23/EEC: EN60950, EMC Directive 89/336/EEC: EN55022 class B, EN61000-3-2, EN61000-3-3, EN55024
Character Pitch 10, 12, 15, 17, 20cpi
Input Buffer 128KB
MTBF 20,000 Hours
Questions & Answers

Customer Questions & Answers

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  • Hi could you tell me if this printer is compatible with Windows 10 as I have an old one at the moment which isn't. Thank you

    This Epson printer is only compatible with Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 98, Windows XP but not Windows 10. For printers that are compatible with windows 10, please contact our sales team on 0800 840 1992 and they will be able to discuss your options with you.

    On 21/09/2016 16:22:51
Customer Reviews

Overall Customer Rating

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  • Paul Caldwell 16 March 2016 5 / 5 Value 5 Features 5 Quality 5 Performance 5 Perfect

    Web site excellent, easy to order and arrived exactly on time. could not fault the service.

  • LYNDA PENDRY 20 March 2013 5 / 5 Value 5 Features 5 Quality 5 Performance 5 RELIABILITY

    This printer is excellent for a busy commercial environment where time is important and the use of NCR paper is needed

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

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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