Epson L485 Review – A feature rich All in One Ink Tank Printer

Ink Tank Printers are gaining a lot of popularity these days. The best part about these printers is that ink is usually placed in a tank which remains outside the printer thus making it easier to check the ink levels and refilling it when needed.

The main issue with Deskjet/Inkjet printer is that if you don’t use them for a week or two, the ink dries up and you end up buying a new cartridge. The same is not the case with ink tank printer thus reducing the overall print cost as well.

Epson L485 in the latest entry in the Ink Tank Printers market. It is an all in one printer which can easily scan, copy & print. This is a quick review of Epson L485 and in this review, we will let you know the exciting features of Epson L485.

Best Features of Epson L485:

Wi-Fi Support

Epson L485 features an integrated wireless connectivity for easy and flexible printing from your smartphone. It also offers Wi-Fi direct which allows you to connect 4 devices to the printer without a router.

Epson Connect Enabled

This feature helps in wirelessly printing the documents from anywhere. With Epson iPrint, you can print from and scan directly to your smartphone/laptop having cloud storage service. The Epson Email print feature allows you to print to any email print-enabled Epson printer from any device with email access.

Memory Card Slot

The L485 offers an inbuilt slot for SD memory Card. There is also a 1.44” color LCD display so that you can directly print your data from SD card without the hassle of doing the same through a PC.


Quality and speed is an important aspect of a printer. No one wants to wait for hours to get the printing done. Though, it is not an issue with L485. It offers excellent high printing resolution of 5760 dpi and can print at a speed of 10ipm for black and 5.0ipm for color print. You can also use it for photo print. However, you may have to use glossy photo print paper for that.

Additionally, the product comes with a Flatbed color image scanner which is capable of scanning documents at 1,200 x 2,400 dpi optical resolution.

Low cost per page

Thanks to Ink tank system, Epson L485 offers an ultra-high yield of 7500 for color and 4500 pages for black. The printing cost for Black and White is 7 paisa per page and for color, it is 18 paisa per page. Also, the process of refilling the ink is easy and mess free.


Epson L485 has got all the features which are needed in a perfect printer. It offers affordable printing along with an option for wireless connectivity. If you are planning to buy a printer, you can consider Epson L485. It is one of the best ink tank printers you can get under 15k.

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