Epson archive

  • Epson dabbles in smartphone golf swing sensor market with the M-Tracer for Golf MT500G
    Gadgets

    Epson dabbles in smartphone golf swing sensor market with the M-Tracer for Golf MT500G

    By 10 February 2014

    Seiko Epson has announced a golf swing sensor that attaches to a club and sends the data back to your smartphone via Bluetooth. The company is to enter the wearables market soon, and while not strictly "wearable" the M-Tracer for Golf MT500G is an indication...

  • Epson Moverio BT-200 AR smart specs take on Google Glass at its own game
    Gadgets

    Epson Moverio BT-200 AR smart specs take on Google Glass at its own game

    By 7 January 2014

    Epson has unveiled a set of augmented reality smart glasses that offer a digitally enhanced view of the real world. The Moverio BT-200 glasses feature a front-facing camera, GPS system, compass and accelerometer, so they can sense the world around the...

  • Print wirelessly from your Kindle Fire HD and HDX directly to Epson printers
    Tablets

    Print wirelessly from your Kindle Fire HD and HDX directly to Epson printers

    By 9 December 2013

    Epson has announced support on its Connect printers for all Amazon Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HDX tablets, allowing them to wirelessly print. Some of this is thanks to Android 4.4 KitKat which now has native printing support built-in. So while the...

  • Epson announces world's lightest GPS watch, sort of
    Sports Fitness

    Epson announces world's lightest GPS watch, sort of

    By 22 February 2012

    Epson is expanding its repertoire beyond the printers and projectors it is known for with the announcement of a new GPS sports watch, which the Japanese company says is the "first entry in to electronic sporting goods market". Details are a little on...

  • Epson Moverio BT-100 video glasses pictures and hands-on
    Home Cinema

    Epson Moverio BT-100 video glasses pictures and hands-on

    By 27 January 2012

    We all like the idea of seeing a massive TV image while we stare up at the celing, or at a boring old wall. Well, the good news is that Epson wants to help your dream become a reality, with its Moverio BT-100. In simple terms, a pair of goggles that allow...

  • Epson MG-850HD projector wants an Apple a day
    Home Cinema

    Epson MG-850HD projector wants an Apple a day

    By 5 September 2011

    Epson used IFA to introduce the MG-850HD; the first HD-Ready 3LCD home cinema projector featuring an iPod docking station. With vast amounts of personal media being stored on fanboy's iDevices, Epson will be hoping to tempt the Apple masses into going...

  • Epson ditches wires for Apple AirPrint and Google Cloud Print
    Online

    Epson ditches wires for Apple AirPrint and Google Cloud Print

    By 31 August 2011

    Epson has jumped feet first into the cloud printing revolution (oh, it is happening baby, believe it) by announcing that it'll be playing nicely with both Google and Apple for wireless printing. The printing giant has announced compatibility with Apple...

  • VIDEO: Epson Stylus Office printer vs Ariel Atom racing car
    Laptops

    VIDEO: Epson Stylus Office printer vs Ariel Atom racing car

    By 11 November 2010

    Epson claims that its Stylus Office range of printers are some of the fastest on the planet, being able to cough out 38 black and white or colour prints a minute. But that could just be bold hyperbole. So, to prove their uncanny ability to go through...

  • Epson brings the Red Sea to Germany
    Cameras

    Epson brings the Red Sea to Germany

    By 20 September 2010

    Epson has left its high end, underwater projectors at the bottom of the Red Sea while the company is off at Photokina 2010 in Cologne. On the plus side, there's a broadcast crew just off the coast of Eilat, Israel, who'll be beaming back live picture...

  • Epson R4000   review
    Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Epson R4000 review

    By 1 September 2010

    With gamers demanding ever more immersive ways of playing, and Blu-ray making pin-sharp pictures possible even on 100-inch+ screens, home cinema projectors are in pole position. The follow-up to last year’s successful batch of beamers, the R4000 sits...

  • Epson EH-TW4400 projector   review
    Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Epson EH-TW4400 projector review

    By 2 March 2010

    LCD has virtually replaced plasma TVs in the mass market (less than one in ten use the original flat TV tech) by getting technically better, and 3LCD projectors are looking to do the same in home cinema projection. It’s got a long way to go because...

  • Epson EH-DM3 projector   review
    Home Cinema 3.5 out of 5

    Epson EH-DM3 projector review

    By 25 January 2010

    For those who baulk at the idea of swapping their flatscreen TV for a projector, consider this - Epson's new EH-DM3 can project 300-inch images. At this price that's remarkable, but its lengthy feature-count doesn't stop there. Strapped with 10W stereo...

  • VIDEO: Epson helps create wearable PS3 projector
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Epson helps create wearable PS3 projector

    By 14 December 2009

    Even the introduction of the "Slim" version does not make the PlayStation 3 the most portable of consoles (arguably, it's not meant to be) so Epson has helped the anonymous "Extreme Gamer" address the "issue". With a boiler suit, helmet, power pack, projector,...

  • Epson EH-TW2900 projector   review
    Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Epson EH-TW2900 projector review

    By 26 November 2009

    With the birth of Blu-ray comes the re-birth of home cinema projectors, but until now affordable Full HD 1080p models have been very expensive. Leading the charge in the circa-£1000 market comes Epson with its feature-rich TW2900, a no-nonsense projector...

  • Five great rangefinder cameras
    Cameras

    Five great rangefinder cameras

    By 9 September 2009

    SLRs may have the whizz-bang-flash of photography but there's a definite refined elegance of the rangefinder cameras. These snappers have been around for the best part of 100 years and there's something of a resurgence going on in look, as with the Olympus...

  • Epson EH-DM3 all-in-one karaoke projector
    Home Cinema

    Epson EH-DM3 all-in-one karaoke projector

    By 4 September 2009

    Epson's most intriguing offer in Berlin this year is the Epson EH-DM3 all-in-one portable projector that brings karaoke to the home cinema party. Retailing at £579 when it lands in November, the unit will play from USB, HDMI, PC, TV tuner, digital cameras...

  • The afforfable end of Epson's HD projectors
    Home Cinema

    The afforfable end of Epson's HD projectors

    By 4 September 2009

    In Epson's more affordable segment of market, you can pick up either the TW2900, the TW3500 or the TW450 without busting the bank wide open. The former pair are Full HD models designed for all round home entertainment use but the tail-ender is all about...

  • Epson launches top end projectors
    Home Cinema

    Epson launches top end projectors

    By 3 September 2009

    Epson's two flagship models at this year's IFA proceedings are the TW5500 and TW4400 models each featuring the company's top line 3LCD projection technology. The former is the daddy of the two offering an impressive 200,000:1 contrast ratio and 12bit...

  • Epson claims photography perfection with the V600 scanner
    Cameras

    Epson claims photography perfection with the V600 scanner

    By 2 September 2009

    Epson has updated is V series of photo and film scanners with the Epson Perfection V600. It can copy and restore prints and negatives - including 35mm, medium format, panoramic film and mounted slides - at a resolution of 6400dpi and works 1.5 times faster...

  • Epson extends Stylus printer range
    Cameras

    Epson extends Stylus printer range

    By 19 August 2009

    Epson has unveiled a quartet of printers in the Stylus range, aimed at different target markets. There's the Epson Stylus Photo PX810FW and the Epson Stylus Photo PX710W, which are for photographers, the Epson Stylus SX610FW for general consumers, and...

  • Epson launches "hi-definition" all-in-one Stylus Photo PX650
    Cameras

    Epson launches "hi-definition" all-in-one Stylus Photo PX650

    By 27 July 2009

    Epson has announced the launch of the Epson Stylus Photo PX650, describing the new all-in-one as a "hi-definition" printer "specifically designed to meet the needs of digital photography enthusiasts". Epson claims the Stylus Photo PX650 lets users scan,...

  • Epson to offer TX510FN world's most eco-friendly printer
    Online

    Epson to offer TX510FN world's most eco-friendly printer

    By 23 July 2009

    Epson is set to unleash its Stylus Office TX510FN upon the world in a couple of months, but we’ve gotten our hands on some early details about this all-in-one device and it looks set to save a lot of money on electricity for those that leave their printer...

  • Epson Stylus SX415 printer  review
    Online 3 out of 5

    Epson Stylus SX415 printer review

    By 22 July 2009

    The SX415 is an all-in-one printer, scanner and copier from Epson. For about £100 you get a printer with a print resolution of 5760 x 1440dpi, using Epson’s Resolution Performance Management and a 1200 x 2400dpi scanning unit. The SX415 uses four separate...

  • Epson EH-TW5800 projector review
    Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Epson EH-TW5800 projector review

    By 21 July 2009

    After a few years concentrating on the entry-level end of the market, Epson continues its foray into the high-end home cinema domain with the EH-TW5800. It doesn’t mess about. As well as looking every bit a serious workhorse piece of kit, with its no...

  • Daily Tech Deal: Epson projector with free travel bag
    Home Cinema

    Daily Tech Deal: Epson projector with free travel bag

    By 5 June 2009

    For our Friday tech deal we take a look at an offer from Epson who, for a limited time, are offering their Epson EH-DM2 projector with a free travel bag. The offer ends 31 July and apparently the case is "hard wearing, comfortable to carry and can hold...