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Epson LQ-690 24-pin Flatbed Dot Matrix Printer - (PRT0962)

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The Epson LQ-690 offers the best in dot matrix performance where it matters most: speed, reliability, ribbon yield and user-friendliness. The LQ-690 is also versatile, handling cut sheets, continuous paper, labels, envelopes and cards. Its compact and user-friendly design makes it flexible enough to meet demanding space and application requirements. The LQ-690 is fast and effective with print speeds of up to 529 cps (12 cpi), higher throughput speed and the ability to handle different media. Print Speed Enhancer increases the speed of bit image printing and resident fonts in letter quality mode, making the LQ-690 the ideal solution for those who demand higher productivity from their dot matrix printer. PSE is a unique feature which allows fast printing of bit image data and printer resident fonts in letter quality mode. With a slight reduction in resolution, the speed is increased significantly. Ideal for those printing directly from windows applications, MS Word, MS Power point, MS Excel and PDF documents. At 10 million characters per ribbon, the LQ-690 has the highest ribbon yield in the flatbed segment. The benefits are long ribbon replacement cycles, low running cost and lower total cost of ownership.

Main Features:

  • Durable, 24 pin, 106 column, medium duty flatbed dot matrix printer
  • Prints up to 529 cps (12 cpi) in High Speed Draft
  • Print Speed Enhancer: fast printing of bit image data under Windows environment and printer resident fonts in letter quality mode
  • High reliability with a mean time between failure of 20,000 hours
  • High ribbon yield of 10 million characters
  • High memory buffer of 128 Kbytes
  • Low power consumption
  • Copy capability of original + 6 copies
  • Compact design
  • Flexible connectivity with Parallel and USB 2.0 interfaces as standard


Printer Type Dot Matrix
Mono or Colour Printer Mono
Technology Impact Dot Matrix
Character Pitch 10 cpi
Speed Fast Draft 440 cps
Speed Draft 330 cps
Speed Near Letter Quality 110 cps
Ribbon Life 10,000,000 Characters
MTBF 20,000 Hours
Number of Pins 24 pins
Paper Handling
Number of Copies 1 + 6
Media Supported Cut sheet (single sheet, multi part) • Continuous paper (single and multi part) • Roll paper • Envelope • Card • Label (cut sheet and fab fold)
Parallel Ports 1 x IEEE 1284 Bidirectional
USB Ports 1 x USB 2.0
Input Buffer 128 KB
Electrical Voltage 220 to 240 VAC
Electrical Power Consumption Printing 37.5 W
Electrical Power Consumption Standby 2.6 W
Warranty Standard: 1 year repair of replacement
Noise Level 54 dbA
Form Factor Desktop
Case Colour Classic Grey
Width 48.0 cm
Depth 37.0 cm
Height 21.0 cm
Weight 6.8 kg
Item Details
Manufacturer Epson
Part Number C11CA13051
EAN 8715946429946
Condition New