Epson Workforce WF 7720 – Reviews, Specification, Features Pros and Cons

Epson Workforce wf-7720 is a wide-format color inkjet all-in-one printer. It has the same features as Epson Workforce 7710, such as built-in fax, Ethernet and WiFi networking, and Apple AirPrint capabilities. 

In this review, we will compare Epson Workforce WF-7720 sublimation printer’s specs, features, and pros and cons with its predecessor WF 7710 and its upgraded version, WF-7840.

Epson Workforce WF-7720

  • Prints wide-format pages up to 13 x 19 inches
  • Scanner and ADF with auto-duplexing
  • Various connectivity options
  • Touch screen
  • The cost per page is high

Epson Workforce WF 7720- Features

Design

The Epson WF-7720 is relatively large and bulky compared to other inkjet printers. Due to its weight of 40 pounds, you’ll find that it’s going to be tricky to transport the printer. Additionally, the printer has a large footprint that requires a lot of space in order to be accommodated. 

Despite being primarily made from plastic, the Epson WorkForce WF-7720 printer is incredibly durable and well-built. Especially the front input tray and the automatic document feeder (ADF), which are more likely to be damaged, are pretty strong. Furthermore, you can set the paper output tray in various sizes according to your printing needs. During scanning, the lid of the ADF can also be removed to eliminate any obstructions.

Unfortunately, switching to “Ink Replacement” from the menu takes time, which can be frustrating if you’re pressed for time. Moreover, it can be challenging to find the right place to position the scanner’s lid.

Touch Screen Display

Epson Workforce Wf 7720 has a touch-enabled 4.3″ color LCD screen that provides easy navigation through gestures and audible feedback. You can tilt the display console upwards, but somehow, the screen is hard to see from the side. Right beside the screen, you will find physical buttons for managing print jobs and a Numpad for faxing.

Printing Speed

Workforce WF 7720, Epson is a high-performance printer that offers black printing speeds of 18 pages per minute, color printing speeds of 10 pages per minute, and duplex printing speeds of 8.7 ppm ( black) and 6 ppm in color.

Printing Quality

The Epson 7720 is powered by one of Epson’s new print technologies – PrecisionCore 2S printhead, which provides a 4800 x 2400 dpi resolution for maximum print quality. Moreover, wide format printing enhances its ability to print 13″x19″ without a border.

High-volume printing

For high-volume printing, Epson 7720 offers extra-large, high-capacity ink cartridges. Moreover, it has a capacity of holding 500 sheets in dual trays, plus a rear feed for specialty paper and 125 sheets of the output tray.

Scanning

A vital feature of the Epson WF-7720 is its excellent scanning capabilities. Not only does it have a flatbed scanner, but it also includes a sheetfed scanner with an automatic document feeder (ADF), which can scan documents up to 11 inches by 17 inches (tabloid format). The document feeder can even handle duplex scanning of documents up to 11″ x 17″.

Affordability

Compared to laser printers, the Epson 7720 uses up to 80 percent less power and saves up to 50 percent on paper with automatic dual-sided printing. 

Connectivity Feature

This Epson WF-7720 is versatile and has excellent connectivity capabilities, both wired and wireless. You can connect it either wirelessly or by employing Ethernet, a WiFi router, or via WiFi Direct. However, it lacks Bluetooth, but it is compatible with AirPrint and Mopria. Additionally, it also supports voice-activated printing through Alexa. 

Epson Workforce WF 7720- Specification

Print Resolution4800 x 2400 dpi
Printing Speed18 ppm (Black) 10 ppm (Color)
Printer Volume20000 pages per month
Power SourceAC 100-240V 50/60Hz
Humidity20% to 80%
Temperature10° to 35°

Standard Paper Input Capacity‡ (sheets)500
Output Paper Capacity (sheets)125
Media TypeGlossy Photo Paper, A4, Plain paper, Envelopes
Consumable TypeInk cartridge
Print TechnologyInkjet
Printer Driver Compatibility‡Windows, macOS®, Linux
Unit Dimensions (W” x D” x H”)22.3″ x 32.2″ x 16.5″ 
Unit Weight (lbs)40.8
Standard Interface(s)USB 2.0, Wireless LAN, WiFi Direct,Ethernet
Duplex Printing CapabilityYes
Package Contents1- WorkForce WF-7720 printer
2- Instruction manual
3- Power cord
4- 4 DURABrite® Ultra Ink cartridges (1 Black ink cartridge and 3 color ink cartridges: 1 Cyan, 1 Magenta, 1 Yellow)
Warranty1 Years

Epson Workforce Wf 7710 VS Epson Workforce Wf 7720 Vs. Epson WorkForce Pro WF-7840

Epson Workforce wf-7720 Sublimation Printer
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Epson Workforce WF-7840 Best Sublimation Printer
PRODUCT
PRODUCT
Epson Wf-7720
Epson Wf-7710
Epson Wf-7840
Display Size
Display Size
4.3″
4.3″
4.3″
Display Type
Display Type
Touch Screen
Touch Screen
Touch Screen
AC Input Power
AC Input Power
100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
Print Speed
Print Speed (By Time)
18 ppm (Black)10 ppm (Color)
18 ppm (Black)10 ppm (Color)
25 ppm (Black)12 ppm (Color)
Print Resolution
Print Resolution
4800 x 1200 dpi
4800 x 1200 dpi
4800 x 1200 dpi
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Dimensions (W x H x D)
22.3″ x 32.2″ x 16.5″
22.3″ x 32.2″ x 13.4″
20.2″ x 16.3″ x 13.7″
Connectivity
Connectivity
USB, WIFI, Ethernet
USB, WIFI, Ethernet
USB, WIFI, Ethernet
Weight
Weight
40.8 lb
40.8 lb
45.4 lb

Sum Up

In addition to printing, copying, and scanning wide-format pages, the Epson WorkForce WF-7720 comes with a wide range of features. However, its relatively high cost per page is not an ideal business printer for people who print a lot daily.

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