Epson WorkForce WF-3620 All-in-One Printer Review

TheWorkForce WF-3620 multifunction printer from Epson is yet another printer aiming itself at around the $170 price tag. It is an excellent printer that has been equipped with many good features. For example, it has wireless connectivity and 2.7 inch color touchscreen with gesture navigation, although it is definitely not very big, but the display is very bright so you can navigate it easily.

The WF-3620 is Powered by Epson’s new PrecisionCore printing technology and it is able to print faster with 19ppm for black and up to 10 ppm for color and delivers high quality color prints and laser-sharp black as well as color text. Additionally, you can save more money on the ink because it offers up to 40% lower printing cost compared with color laser.

It also features auto 2-sided print/copy/scan/fax and the device is also designed to be jam free. If you need a printer to print multiple documents, it also has reliable performer since it comes with a high capacity of holding 250 sheets of plain paper, including a rear feed tray for specialty paper.

There are various connectivity options that can be tailored to your specific needs include Hi-Speed USB, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, and also Wired Ethernet. The WF-3620 is also compatible with Apple AirPrint and Google Cloud Print.

Features & Benefit

Speed and Quality

The Epson WorkForce WF-3620 All-in-One multifunction Printer comes equipped with an awesome performance; the device offers print speed up to 19 ppm in black and 10 ppm in color, which is very powerful to see this printer cope with demanding tasks. The resolutions is up to 4800 x 2400 dpi and with a minimum droplet size of 2.8.

The maximum copy speed of copier is up to 17 cpm for black and 9.0 cpm for color. It has a high capacity to make multiple copies at up to 99 sheets at once and enlarge up to 8.5″ x 14″.

The scanning quality is excellent as well, at up to 2400 dpi optical resolution and 9600 dpi interpolated resolution. With this scan feature, you can easily scan and send documents to PC or Cloud.

The fax has a good capacity where it canrecord up to 180 sheets in memory with a speed of 33.6 kbps. The faxes can be sent and received using a PC.

Ease of use

As we have mentioned above, the 2.7 inch color touchscreen making this print. Also you can find Auto 2-sided print, copy, scan and fax, so that these features can saves cost on paper usage.

We are happy with fast speeds for high-volume printing that comes along with 35-page 2-sided Automatic Document Feeder. It is energy saving as well. You can also print via memory card slot and you don’t need to turn on your PC at all..

Paper handling

For high-volume printing, the WF-3620 is reliable because it has 250-sheet front-loading tray. There’s also a rear feed tray and supports various papers size, the unit can handle sheets up to 8.5″ x 47.2″ in size for wide-format needs.

The WF-3620 can also be used to print in various printing materials such as plain paper, Epson Bright White Paper, Epson Premium Photo Paper Semi-gloss, and so forth

Connectivity

The Epson WF-3620 has equipped with complete connectivity options, including Hi-Speed USB, Wireless (802.11 b/g/n), Wired Ethernet (10/100 Mbps), and Wi-Fi Direct.

If you want to print via your mobile phones (tablet), you can use Epson Connect that is available in Goolge Play Store. It also supports AirPrint, Google Cloud Print and much more. We can use these apps easily and you can find that they are really convenient and useful.

There is a built-in memory card slot that can be used by a wide range of memory cards, it is a really helpful feature for PC-free printing. Unfortunately, it lacks built-in front USB interface and also PictBridge port to compete with similar machines in this price range.

Ink

Using this printer, you get four individual ink cartridges, these cartridges are easy to replace one by new one. It saves cost and time.

Pros

  • High quality printouts and fast print speed
  • Wireless and Ethernet Connectivity, also including Wi-Fi Direct and mobile printing
  • Print without PC with built-in card slots
  • Auto Document Feeder (ADF)
  • Auto 2-sided printing, copying, scanning and faxing
  • Low Ink Consumption

Cons

  • The display of LCD is rather quite small
  • According to some users, it is unable to print high-quality photos

Summary

From the above explanation, we can conclude that the Epson WorkForce WF-3620 All-in-One Printer is a good printer and has some very good features, and the fast print speed is a real plus point. It has 2.7 inch color touchscreen and a dedicated photo tray, however CD/DVD printing are absent, you can only find 4 individual ink cartridges on board without USB interface.

The good points are, It has the ability to use Auto Document Feeder, 2-sided printing, memory card slot, rear feed tray, faxing ability, and a capacity of holding 250 sheets plain paper might be enough to make up for it though.

Overall, The Epson WF-3620 printer is a reliable printer and it has attractive design with affordable price which is very ideal for home use and small office use.