Epson Expression A3 Photo Printer 3-in-1| XP-970
The Expression Photo XP-970 is great if you’re looking to produce superior, glossy photographs up to A3. It has a range of connectivity solutions including Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct and Ethernet. It features mobile printing, a large touchscreen and A4 double-sided printing.
Compact 3-in-1 with A3 printing
Show off your photos to their very best and print occasional documents with this 3-in-1 printer, that’s designed to complement your home with its compact and stylish design. It offers printing up to A3 and scan and copy functionality up to A4.
Meet Claria Photo HD Inks
Print long-lasting and professional-looking, glossy photos with Claria Photo HD Inks. Both photography enthusiasts and semi-professionals are sure to appreciate the enhanced level of quality produced by its 6-colour inks. Designed with longevity in mind, the high-quality ink can last for up to 300 years in a photo album.
Flexible printing solutions
Print wirelessly from smartphones and tablets using the free Epson iPrint app. You can also use Epson’s Creative Print app to print photos from Facebook, create greeting cards and more.
User-friendly and versatile
Access photos directly via the memory card slot using the large 10.9cm touchscreen. It’s easy to switch between tasks with the two front-loading paper trays (A4 and photo-sized) and a rear speciality media feed for thicker media up to A3. You can print onto suitable CDs and DVDs, and it also benefits from a motorised output tray and auto power on.
- Compact and versatile: Print up to A3, scan and copy up to A4.
- 6-colour Claria Photo HD Inks: Produce superior, long-lasting, glossy photos
- Wi-Fi & Wi-Fi Direct: Wireless printing with or without a network
- Easy mobile printing: Print easily from your smartphone or tablet
- Dual paper trays: One for A4 and another for photo paper
Product features and specifications are subject to change without prior notice.
Printing MethodEpson Micro Piezo™ print head
Nozzle Configuration360 Nozzles Black, 180 Nozzles per Color
Minimum Droplet Size1.5 pl, With Variable-Sized Droplet Technology
Ink TechnologyClaria™ Photo HD Ink
Printing Resolution5,760 x 1,440 DPI
All-in-One FunctionsPrint, Scan, Copy
Printing Speed ISO/IEC 247348.5 pages/min Monochrome, 8 pages/min Colour
Printing Speed28 pages/min Monochrome (plain paper 75 g/m²), 28 pages/min Colour (plain paper 75 g/m²), 11 Seconds per 10 x 15 cm photo (Epson Premium Glossy Photo Paper)
ColoursBlack, Cyan, Light Cyan, Yellow, Magenta, Light Magenta
Optical Resolution1,200 DPI x 4,800 DPI (Horizontal x Vertical)
Scanner typeContact image sensor (CIS)
Paper / Media Handling
Number of paper trays2
Paper FormatsA3 (29.7×42.0 cm), A4 (21.0×29.7 cm), A5 (14.8×21.0 cm), A6 (10.5×14.8 cm), B5 (17.6×25.7 cm), C6 (Envelope), DL (Envelope), No. 10 (Envelope), Letter, 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 18 cm, 16:9, User defined, Legal
DuplexYes (A4, plain paper)
Print Margin0 mm top, 0 mm right, 0 mm bottom, 0 mm left (Wherever margin is defined. Otherwise 3mm top, left, right, bottom.)
multifunction100 Sheets Standard, 20 Photo Sheets
Rear paper path (special media)Yes
Media HandlingAutomatic duplex (A4, plain paper), Borderless print, CD/DVD print, Rear specialty media feed, Thick Media Support
Energy Use17 Watt (standalone copying, ISO/IEC 24712 pattern), 1.2 Watt (sleep mode)
Supply VoltageAC 220 V – 240 V, 50 Hz – 60 Hz
Product dimensions479 x 356 x 148 mm (Width x Depth x Height)
Product weight8.7 kg
Noise Level4.9 B (A) with Epson Premium Glossy Photo Paper / Photo RPM mode – 36 dB (A) with Epson Premium Glossy Photo Paper / Photo RPM mode
Compatible Operating SystemsMac OS X 10.6.8 or later, Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP3, XP Professional x64 Edition SP2
Included SoftwareEpson Easy Photo Print, Epson Print CD, Epson Scan 2
InterfacesWiFi, USB, Ethernet, Wi-Fi Direct
WLAN SecurityWEP 64 Bit, WEP 128 Bit, WPA PSK (TKIP), WPA PSK (AES)
Mobile and Cloud printing servicesApple AirPrint, Google Cloud Print, Epson Connect (iPrint, Email Print, Remote Print Driver, Scan-to-Cloud, Facebook print)
What’s in the boxIndividual Ink Cartridges, Main unit, Power cable, Setup guide, Software (CD), Warranty document
PanelType: Color, Touchscreen, Diagonal: 10.9 cm
Memory CardsSD, SDHC, SDXC, MicroSD*, MicroSDHC*, MicroSDXC*, MiniSD*, MiniSDHC* (* Adaptor required, not supplied in box)
FeaturesTouchscreen, PictBridge, Red eye removal, Photo Enhance, Direct print from USB, Wireless PictBridge