Specifications

Specifications
For details about your Epson Stylus Photo 1400 and using it with your computer, see these sections:
System Requirements
Technical Specifications
System Requirements
To use your printer and its software, your system should meet the requirements below.
Windows System Requirements
A Microsoft Windows compatible PC with a Pentium® III 800 MHz processor (Pentium 4 processor, 2 GHz or faster recommended)
USB connection requires a computer with preinstalled Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, or Windows Vista; a Windows-compliant USB port (Windows-compliant Hi-Speed USB 2.0 port recommended); and a shielded USB 2.0 “AB” cable. Using an improperly shielded cable or a USB 1.1 cable may cause the printer to malfunction.
Macintosh System Requirements
Macintosh PowerPC® G4 733 MHz or faster, or Intel® Core processor
Technical Specifications
Printing
Paper
Printable Area
Mechanical
Ink Cartridges
Electrical
Environmental
Standards and Approvals
USB Interfaces
Printing
Paper
Note:
Since the quality of any particular brand or type of paper may be changed by the manufacturer at any time, Epson cannot guarantee the quality of any non-Epson brand or type of paper. Always test a sample of paper stock before purchasing large quantities or printing large jobs.
Single sheets
Super B (13 × 19 inches)
US B (11 × 17 inches)
A3 (11.7 × 16.5 inches)
A4 (8.3 × 11.7 inches)
A6 (4.1 × 5.8 inches)
Letter (8.5 × 11 inches)
Legal (8.5 × 14 inches)
Half-letter (5.5 × 8.5 inches)
4 × 6 inches
5 × 7 inches
3.5 × 5 inches
8 × 10 inches
11 × 14 inches
12 × 12 inches
User Defined up to 13 × 44 inches
0.003 to 0.004 inch (0.08 to 0.11 mm)
17 lb (64 g/m²) to 24 lb (90 g/m²)
Envelopes
No. 10 (4.1 × 9.5 inches)
20 lb (75 g/m²) to 24 lb (90 g/m²)
Note:
Poor quality paper may reduce the print quality and cause paper jams or other problems. If you have print quality problems, switch to a higher grade paper.

Do not load curled or folded paper.

Use paper only under these conditions:
Temperature: 59 to 77 °F (15 to 25 °C)
Humidity: 40 to 60% RH
Printable Area
Single sheets
Envelopes
 
The minimum left margin is 0.20 inch (5.0 mm) for envelopes.
When printing with the borderless feature, print quality may decline in the expanded area. Before printing large jobs using the borderless setting, print a single sheet to confirm printout quality.
Note:
Always load paper into the sheet feeder with the short edge first. Load envelopes flap edge left with the flap side down.
CDs or DVDs
Caution:
If you are not printing on a hub-printable disc, do not print in the following areas of the disc or the CD/DVD tray may get stained with ink:
0.7 to 1.7 inches (18 to 42 mm)
4.6 to 4.7 inches (117 to 120 mm) for a 12-cm disc
3.0 to 3.2 inches (77 to 80 mm) for a 8-cm disc
Mechanical
Ink Cartridges
4 to 104 °F (–20 to 40 °C)
* Ink thaws and is usable after approximately 3 hours at 77 °F (25 °C).
Caution:
To ensure good results, use genuine Epson ink cartridges and do not refill them. Other products may cause damage to your printer not covered by Epson’s warranty.

Do not use an ink cartridge if the date on the package has expired.
Electrical
Power consumption
16 W (ISO/IEC 10561 Letter Pattern)
Note:
Check the label on the back of the printer for the voltage information.
Environmental
Storage: –4 to 104 °F (–20 to 40 °C)
Humidity
(without condensation)
Standards and Approvals
USB Interfaces
Note:
To locate these interfaces on your printer, see Printer Parts.