Fast, 9-pin serial-impact, dot-matrix technology
80 characters per line at 10 characters per inch
User-friendly setup and operation, easy system integration
Easy-to-install 7.5-million-character ribbon cartridge
USB, parallel, and 10/100 Base-TX Ethernet interfaces
Epson's full-featured, high-value FX-890N serial-impact printer offers the durability and ease of use required for
essential daily printing. This 9-pin, dot-matrix, narrow-carriage workhorse boasts an MTBF rating of 20,000 power-on
hours (POH) and speeds of up to 680 cps (characters per second).
Engineered for seamless integration, the FX-890N's interfaces include parallel, USB 1.1, an additional slot for
optional interface cards, and an internal 10/100 Base-TX Ethernet print server with support for Windows (3.x, 95, 98,
Me, NT, 2000, and XP), Novell Netware, Linux and UNIX, and Macintosh OS 7.x or later or OS X.
Its easy-to-install 7.5 million-character ribbon cartridge boosts productivity and ensures a low cost per page, while
its 400 million-character print-head life heightens its dependability. Included Epson Remote Configuration Manager
software simplifies printer setup and setting selection via most Windows operating systems.
Ideal for rugged environments, the printer is a perfect drop-in replacement for the Epson FX-880/880+/980 or Okidata
Microline 320/320 Turbo. It handles forms up to seven parts thick via four convenient paper paths, and its redesigned
control panel features a lock-out mode and other intuitive functions.
The printer is Novell tested and approved and is backed by Epson's comprehensive three-year warranty with technical
What's in the Box
Printer, ribbon cartridge, and a user's manual, warranty and setup information; printer cable not included