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A comparison between two of the popular Printers from Epson L355 and L365

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Epson L355

AN ORIGINAL INK TANK SYSTEM ALL-IN-ONE PRINTER WITH WIRELESS FLEXIBILITY

Take your business productivity to the next level with the Epson L355. Now print 4000 prints (Black) for just Rs. 441/-* along with the efficiency and convenience of wireless printing.

Epson iPrint offers the convenience of wireless printing direct from your iOS or Android devices. With iPrint, you can easily print web pages, Microsoft Office documents, photos and PDFs over your home or office network. You can also scan and save onto your mobile devices, send as an email or upload to a cloud service such as Box.net, Dropbox, Evernote or Google Docs. Epson iPrint is free to download from Apple App Store and Google Play Store.

Epson L365

Bi-directional printer, Wireless Printing with Epson iPrint, Superb Print Speed and Reliability, One Touch Scan and Copy, Unsurpassed Print Quality..

The Epson L365 InkTank system printer with Epson iPrint brings greater convenience by allowing you to print web pages, important documents and photos wirelessly from iOS™ and Android™ devices. Enjoy greater savings with Epson’s low cost ink while increasing office productivity with improved printing

Epson iPrint offers the convenience of wireless printing direct from your iOS or Android devices. With iPrint, you can easily print web pages, Microsoft Office documents, photos and PDFs over your home or office network. You can also scan and save onto your mobile devices, send as an email or upload to a cloud service such as Box.net, Dropbox, Evernote or Google Docs. Epson iPrint is free to download from Apple App Store and Google Play Store.


Side by Side comparison

Series #
L355 : Ink Tank System
L365 : Ink Tank System
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Highlights
L355 : 1200 x 2400 dpi
L365 : 1200 x 2400 dpi
A scanner's optical resolution is determined by how many pixels it can actually see. In a typical flatbed scanner it uses scanning head with 300 sensors per inch, so it can sample 300 dots per inch (dpi) in one direction.
Mac compatible
L355 : 
L365 : 
L355 : Inkjet
L365 : Inkjet
There are several types of printing technologies :
  • Inkjet printer
  • Laser printer

  • Inkjet printers uses liquid ink sprayed through nozzles onto the paper, and laser printers use a toner cartridge (filled with fine powder) and a heated fuser for printing.Each technology has its own importance.

    Inkjet Printer : In the inkjet printing technology, the print head has several tiny nozzles. The copy from an inkjet printer needs a little time to dry. Adequate drying time is especially important if the hard copy contains large sections of solid black or dark color.The advantage of using an inkjet printer is that they give an excellent color output.

    Printer Function
    L355 : Photo, Photo Copy, Print, Scan, Wi-Fi
    L365 : Photo, Photo Copy, Print, Scan, Wi-Fi
    Monochrome/Colored Printer
    L355 : Coloured Printing
    L365 : Coloured Printing
    L355 : No
    L365 : No
    Borderless printing is a printing technique that makes a printer print an image without any margin or other border. Borderless printing is mainly used for printing a photo without any border, printing an image which needs multiple pages of paper like billboard or big photo, or printing a full page template.
    L355 : All In One, Ink Tank System
    L365 : Ink Tank System, Multi Function (MFNs)
    An ink tank system in printers continuously supplies ink to a comparatively small inkjet print head. It increases the print capacity. Ink in the tank will lasts for a long time and it is refillable. How long the ink will last depends on how heavy the usage of the printer is for the user. The general warranty that companies offer for the Ink Tank system is for a period of one year or in a range of 25000 to 30000 pages.

    A multi-function printer is a type that performs multiple tasks alongwith printing such as scanning, sending fax, photo copy, automatic document feeding etc.

    Best Suited For
    L355 : Home & SOHO Document Printers, Small to Medium Business (SMB) Document Printers
    L365 : Home & SOHO Document Printers, Small to Medium Business (SMB) Document Printers
    Double Sided Printing
    L355 : Manual
    L365 : Manual
    Warranty(Months)
    L355 : 12
    L365 : 12
    Printing
    Print Resolution
    L355 : 5760 x 1440 dpi (with VSDT)
    L365 : 5760 x 1440 dpi (with VSDT)
    Print Direction
    L355 : Bi-directional, Uni-directional
    L365 : Bi-directional, Uni-directional
    L355 : 180 nozzles Black, 59 nozzles each colour (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow)
    L365 : 180 nozzles Black, 59 nozzles each colour (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow)
    A nozzle is a hole smaller than a human hair found on the print head of a print cartridge. Each nozzle produces millions of ink droplets used in creating the images and text generated by your printer.
    Max Black Draft Text - Memo (A4)
    L355 : Approx. 33 ppm / 15 ppm (Black/Colour)
    L365 : Approx. 27 ppm #1 / 15 ppm #2 (Black/Colour)
    Photo Default - 10x15cm / 4x6"*2
    L355 : Approx. 69 sec per photo (W/Border)
    L365 : Approx. 69 sec per photo (W/Border)
    Copy Mode
    L355 : Standard
    L365 : Standard
    Min. Ink Droplet size
    L355 : 3 PL
    L365 : 3 PL
    Maximum Copies From Standalone
    L355 : 12
    L365 : 20
    Max Photo Draft - 10x15cm / 4x6"*2
    L355 : Approx. 27 sec per photo (W/Border)
    L365 : Approx. 27 sec per photo (W/Border)
    Design
    L355 : On-demand ink jet
    L365 : On-demand ink jet
    On demand inkjet print method is a broad classification of inkjet printing technology where drops are ejected from the print head only when required and saves ink. This method improves productivity, reliability, flexibility and enables ad-hoc printing.
    On-demand ink jet: In this on demand inkjet process, the print cartridges consist of a series of tiny chambers, each containing a heater that ejects the droplet from a chamber.
    Scanning
    Scanner Type
    L355 : Flatbed colour image scanner
    L365 : Flatbed colour image scanner
    L355 : Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
    L365 : Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
    Contact Image Sensors (CIS) are image sensors used in flatbed scanners almost in direct contact with the object to be scanned. CIS are popular due to its less cost and easy maintenance.
    L355 : 48-bit internal, 24-bit external
    L365 : 48-bit internal, 24-bit external

    Bit depth is the scanner's ability to accurately analyze and reproduce the full color spectrum of the scanned information. This increased bit depth processing helps in improving the ability to obtain detail from the darker areas of an image.

    48-bit internal, 24-bit external means that the scanner (48 bits - internal) performs the internal processing to select the best possible colors from the available shades or (palette) of colors and outputs only in 24-bit color (24 bits -external).

    Maximum Scan Size
    L355 : 216 x 297mm (8.5 x 11.7")
    L365 : 216 x 297mm (8.5 x 11.7")
    Scanner Bit Depth (Grayscale)
    L355 : 16-bit internal, 8-bit external
    L365 : 16-bit internal, 8-bit external
    Scanner Bit Depth (Black and White)
    L355 : 16-bit internal, 1-bit external
    L365 : 16-bit internal, 1-bit external
    Scan Speed Monochrome (300 dpi)
    L355 : Approx. 11 sec
    L365 : 2.4 msec/line
    Scan Speed Color (300 dpi)
    L355 : Approx. 28 sec
    L365 : 9.5 msec/line
    Paper Details
    Max. Paper Size
    L355 : 8.5 x 44"
    L365 : 8.5 x 44"
    L355 : Friction feed
    L365 : Friction feed
    This is a method that feeds paper through a printer. Friction-feed printers make use a plastic or rubber rollers to squeeze a sheet of paper and pull it through the printer.
    Paper Size
    L355 : 100x148mm, 10x15cm(4x6in), 13x18cm(5x7in), 13x20cm(5x8in), 16:9 wide size, 20x25cm(8x10in), Index Cards 9x13cm(3.5x5in), A4, A5, A6, B5, C6(114x162mm), DL(110x220mm), Envelopes:#10(4.125x9.5in), Half Letter(5.5x8 1/2in), Legal(8.5x14in), Letter (8.5 x 11 in)
    L365 : 100x148mm, 10x15cm(4x6in), 13x18cm(5x7in), 13x20cm(5x8in), 16:9 wide size, 20x25cm(8x10in), Index Cards 9x13cm(3.5x5in), A4, A5, A6, B5, C6(114x162mm), DL(110x220mm), Envelopes:#10(4.125x9.5in), Half Letter(5.5x8 1/2in), Legal(8.5x14in), Letter (8.5 x 11 in)
    Input paper hold capacity (Sheets)
    L355 : 100
    L365 : 100
    Output paper hold capacity (Sheets)
    L355 : 30
    L365 : 30
    Compatibility
    USB
    L355 : 
    L365 : 
    L355 : -
    L365 : 
    Printer compatible with any 802.11b/g/n wireless network means that you will be able to use all the benefits of wireless printing for improved productivity and workplace flexibility.
    Connectivity
    Connectivity
    L355 : IEEE 802.11b/g/n
    L365 : IEEE 802.11b/g/n, USB 2.0
    OS Support
    L355 : Windows XP/XP Professional x64 Edition/Vista/7/8/8.1, Mac OS X 10.5.8, 10.6.x, 10.7.x, 10.8.x, 10.9.x
    L365 : Windows XP/XP Professional x64 Edition/Vista/7/8/8.1 Mac OS X 10.6.8, 10.7.x, 10.8.x, 10.9.x
    Weight & Dimensions
    Weight
    L355 : 4.4 kg
    L365 : 4.4 kg
    Width
    L355 : 472 mm
    L365 : 482 mm
    Depth
    L355 : 300 mm
    L365 : 300 mm
    Height
    L355 : 145 mm
    L365 : 145 mm
    Power
    Power Consumption
    L355 : 11 W
    L365 : 11 W
    Power Consumption Standby
    L355 : 4.5 W
    L365 : 3.6 W
    Power Consumption Sleep
    L355 : 2.3 W
    L365 : 1.5 W
    Power Consumption Power Off
    L355 : 0.3 W
    L365 : 0.3 W
    Rated Voltage
    L355 : 220 AC V
    L365 : 220 AC V
    Rated Frequency
    L355 : 50-60 Hz
    L365 : 50-60 Hz
    General Details
    Noise Level (PC Printing /Plain Paper Default*4)
    L355 : 45 dB
    L365 : -
    Color of the Product
    L355 : -
    L365 : Black
    L355 : -
    L365 : Epson iPrint
    Epson iPrint: Printer with Epson iPrint brings greater convenience by allowing you to print web pages, important documents and photos wirelessly from iOS™ and Android™ devices.
    Noise level (PC Printing / Premium Glossy Photo Pa
    L355 : 37 dB
    L365 : -
    No of Colors In Ink System
    L355 : 6
    L365 : 6