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E 5 (dye) is our most popular refill ink for Epson printers. It is great for printing anything from plain paper documents to high quality photos in all Epson printer models. The E5 is also suitable for printing onto printable CD’s and DVD’s, T-shirt transfers, matt and gloss inkjet labels and most other inkjet media. E5 can also be used in “Claria” printers, but the prints don’t look quite as bright or sharp as with Epson “Claria” or E6 ink.
Available in: BK,C,M,Y (4 colour printers)
BK,C,M,Y,LC, LM (6 colour printers)
E 6 (dye) is a new ink for Epson “Claria” printers such as R270, R290, R380, R390, RX590, Photo1400 &1410. Closer colour match (than E5) makes it the ideal substitute for Claria. Other properties are similar to E5. Great for photos, CD’s, DVD’s etc, but don’t expect any higher fade resistance with this ink. E6 can also be used in older (pre Claria) Epsons, but there is no noticeable improvement in print quality. If anything, the colours are slightly less accurate.
Available in: BK,C,M,Y,LC,LM
E 8 (pigment) is a direct replacement ink set for R800 and R1800 printers. High fade resistance and works great on most inkjet media including gloss paper. The ink set includes 2 blacks, red and blue inks plus a clear gloss optimiser (GO). This ink set is not suitable for any printers other than the R800 & R1800. Note: The GO is not as glossy, as the original Epson, so if you want the highest gloss prints, use the Epson original T0540 gloss cartridge with the E8 ink set.
Available in: MK, PK, C, M, Y, R, B, GO