Epson Launches Four New InkTank Printers


Epson, a world leader in digital imaging and printing solutions has announced the launch of four new models of InkTank printers with advanced features. The new multi-function L361, L380, L385 and L485 printers will compliment Epson’s current range of highly successful InkTank printers to provide added value for customers.


InkTank printers first launched by Epson in 2011 have been a runaway success in India and around the world, with the value derived from ultra-low cost-per-print striking a chord with both value and quality conscious consumers. So much so, that Epson is now the No. 1 Inkjet printer brand in India.*

The new models offer ultra-high page yields of 7,500 pages in colour or 4,500 pages in black with each set of inks, delivering the lowest cost per print of 7 paise for black and 18 paise for colour in the market. The L380, L385 and L485 InkTank printers bring superior performance and reliable quality, at improved printing speeds of 10ipm for black and white, and 5.0ipm in colour, bringing increased productivity. The L361 offers printing speed of 9.2ipm for black and 4.5 ipm in colour.


The compact L385 and L485 printers come with wireless connectivity. The L485 brings in added convenience of Wi-Fi Direct and enables connection with up to 4 devices without a router. The printers come with Epson’s suite of connectivity features enabling scanning and printing directly to the user’s smart device or from online cloud storage services. For scanning capabilities, the L380 scans at 600 x1200dpi, and the L385 & L485 scan at 1200 x 2400dpi.

All the new printers offer warranty of one year or 30,000 prints. The L380 printer provides more value with an additional 2 black bottles on top of the provided set of bottles.

Commenting on the launch of the printers, Mr. Siva Kumar, DGM, Inkjet Printers at Epson India said “The new L-series printers will continue to provide the lowest printing costs in the market, enabling homes, offices and small businesses to save on their printing costs. We have sold over 1.5 million InkTank printers in India to date, and expect to become even more widely accepted for any and every  printing requirements going forward, We believe Epson InkTank printers are the only way to print”.

 Key Specifications

Models L361 L380 L385 L485
Maximum Print Size (8.5 ” x 44 “) 215.9 x 1,117.6 mm (8.5 ” x 44 “)
Print Speed 9.2ipm/4.5 ipm (Mono/Colour) 10ipm/5.0ipm (Mono/Colour)
Scan Optical Resolution 600 x 1,200dpi 600 x 1,200dpi 1,200 x 2,400dpi
Wireless Connectivity Yes Yes Yes Yes, Wi-Fi Direct
Bundled Bottles 1 Set 1 Set+2 Black 1 Set

1 year or 30,000 pages, whichever comes first


Ink Bottle Yield  

4,500 pages of black, 7,500 pages of colour


Dimensions (W x D x H)  

482 mm (W) x 300 mm (D) x 145 mm (H)

Weight 4.4Kg 4.5kg
Pricing INR 10,999 INR 10,999 INR 12,799 INR 16,099

Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to connecting people, things and information with its original efficient, compact and precision technologies. With a line-up that ranges from inkjet printers and digital printing systems to 3LCD projectors, smart glasses, sensing systems and industrial robots, the company is focused on driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in inkjet, visual communications, wearables and robotics.

Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the Epson Group comprises more than 67,000 employees in 90 companies around the world, and is proud of its contributions to the communities in which it operates and its ongoing efforts to reduce environmental impacts.

Epson India Pvt. Ltd. was incorporated in the year 2000. Epson products address the needs of homes, businesses and commercial enterprises as also those of consumers with specialized needs in India. With a commitment to providing products and services that surpass people’s expectations, Epson India today has an enviable reputation for quality and value. Headquartered in Bangalore, the company markets and supports Epson Inkjet Printers, Inkjet All-in-Ones, Point of Sale Printers, 3LCD Projectors, Scanners, Large Format Printers, Robots and Dot-Matrix Printers. In all of these categories, Epson is either the No. 1 or No. 2 brand in India, and growing fast.

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