SKU: C11CH35401BR

Business inkjet RIPS MFP

  • High ink yield Print 86,000 pages in mono or 50,000 in colour without changing supplies1
  • Less waste With high capacity ink packs, reduce the need for supplies and reduce waste
  • Low power consumption Epson's Heat-Free technology uses no heat, reducing energy consumption
  • Powerful scanning capability Thin paper support and improved scanning quality
  • Works with Epson Remote Services Cloud-based, advanced diagnosis of Epson printers and MFPs


Super high yield printing

Thanks to our unique RIPS technology, print up to 86,000 pages in mono or 50,000 in colour without changing the ink supplies.¹ This means there is less need for user intervention, increasing productivity and reducing waste consumption.

Precision Core Heat-free technology

Epson Heat-Free Technology requires no heat to warm up when it is switched on or woken from sleep, which significantly reduces energy consumption and therefore saves money. With no warm up time, these devices can deliver a fast FPOT of 5.5 seconds.

Improved Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)

Our ADF provides market-leading thin paper support, with a compact, robust design and improved scanning speed and quality.

Enhance functionality with in-house (EDA, EPA) and third party solutions (OP)

Gain complete control of printing operations with Epson and its partners solutions, allowing devices to be set up to meet specific and changing business requirements.

Epson Print Admin Serverless (EPA Serverless)

Seamlessly integrate the WF-C879R series into security and compliancy rules, and regulations without the burden of maintaining a server system.

Epson Remote Services (ERS)

Our cloud-based device monitoring and management system helps service providers to perform accurate remote diagnosis without compromising on security. The embedded agent on the WF-C879R allows for seamless setup and use.

What is in the box?

  1. Initialization Ink Supply Units
  2. Main unit
  3. Paper tray
  4. Power cable
  5. Quick Setup Guide
  6. User manual (CD)
  7. Warranty Documents

Discover more products in the series

  • High-capacity ink yield
  • Faster FPOT
  • Improved scan quality

Tech Specs

The product features and specifications are subject to change without prior notice


Printing Method
PrecisionCore™ Print Head
Nozzle Configuration
800 Nozzles Black, 800 Nozzles per Color
Minimum Droplet Size
4,6 pl, With Variable-Sized Droplet Technology
Ink Technology
Replaceable Ink Pack System (RIPS)
Office Workgroup, Office Departmental
All-in-One Functions
Print, Scan, Copy, Fax


First Page Out
Monochrome 5,5 Seconds, Colour 5,5 Seconds
Printing Speed ISO/IEC 24734
26 pages/min Monochrome, 25 pages/min Colour
Duplex Printing Speed ISO/IEC 24734
18 A4 Pages/min Monochrome, 17 A4 Pages/min Colour
Printing Speed ISO/IEC 24734 (A3)
13 pages/min Monochrome, 13 pages/min Colour
Duplex Printing Speed ISO/IEC 24734 (A3)
11 A4 Pages/min Monochrome, 11 A4 Pages/min Colour
Printing Speed
35 pages/min Monochrome (plain paper 75 g/m²), 35 pages/min Colour (plain paper 75 g/m²)
Printing Resolution
4.800 x 1.200 DPI
Printing Volume
75.000 pages per month
Recommended Duty Cycle
5.000 pages per month
Black, Cyan, Yellow, Magenta


Double-sided scanning
Single-sided scan speed (A4 black)
200 dpi (with ADF); , 50 ipm with ADF scan 200 dpi (flatbed) 3,7 sec. with flatbed scan
Doubled-sided scan speed (A4 black)
100 ipm with ADF scan
Single-sided scan speed (A4 colour)
50 ipm with ADF scan 200 dpi (flatbed) 3,7 sec. with flatbed scan
Doubled-sided scan speed (A4 colour)
200 dpi (with ADF); , 100 ipm with ADF scan
Scanning Speed
50 ipm ( Monochrome, Single-sided, 200 dpi, ADF ); 50 ipm ( Colour, Single-sided, 200 dpi, ADF ); 100 ipm ( Monochrome, Double-sided, 200 dpi, ADF ); 100 ipm ( Colour, Double-sided, 200 dpi, ADF );
Optical Resolution
600 DPI x 600 DPI (Horizontal x Vertical)
Optical Resolution (ADF)
600 DPI x 600 DPI (Horizontal x Vertical)
Advanced document integration
Scan to Email, Scan to FTP, Scan to Network folders, Scan to USB, Computer (Epson Document Capture Pro), Microsoft SharePoint with Epson Document Capture Pro, USB Memory Device / Card
Output formats
Scanner type
Contact image sensor (CIS)


Type of fax
Walk-up black and white and colour fax capability
Fax Transmission Speed
Up to 33.6kbps / Approx. 3 sec/page
Error correction mode
CCITU/ITU Group3 fax with Error Correction Mode
Fax speed dials (max)
2.000 names and numbers
Page memory
Up to 550 pages/ 6MB (ITU-T No. 1 chart)
Fax Functions
PC Fax, Fax to E-mail, Memory Reception, Auto Redial, Speed Dial, Fax to Folder, Address Book


Copy resolution (dpi)
600 x 1200
Reduction / Enlargement
25 % - 400 %
Maximum number of copies
Maximum Copy Size


Network Printing Protocols
LPR, IPP, Port 9100, WSD, IPPS, Bonjour/Airprint
Network Management Protocols
Network Protocol
IPv4, IPv6
Network Scanning Protocols
NetBIOS over TCP/IP, WSD-Scan, Bonjour/Airprint, FTP
USB 2.0-A (2x), Hi-Speed USB - compatible with USB 2.0 specification, USB 3.0 Type B, Ethernet interface (100 Base-TX / 10 Base-T), Wireless LAN IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, USB host, Ethernet Interface (1000 Base-T/ 100-Base TX/ 10-Base-T)
WLAN Security
WEP 64 Bit, WEP 128 Bit, WPA PSK (TKIP), WPA2 PSK (AES), WPA2 Enterprise (AES)
Network Protocol

Paper / Media Handling

Paper Formats
A4 (21.0x29.7 cm), A5 (14.8x21.0 cm), A6 (10.5x14.8 cm), B5, C4 (Envelope), C6 (Envelope), No. 10 (Envelope), Letter, Legal, 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 18 cm, 20 x 25 cm, A3 (29.7x42.0 cm), B4, B6, C5 (Envelope), DL (Envelope), HLT, EXE, Tabloid, A3+
Automatic Document Feed
150 pages
Compatible Paper Weight
64 g/m² - 300 g/m²
Standard Paper input
900 Sheets Standard, 150 Sheets MP tray, 750 Sheets paper tray
Output Tray Capacity
250 Sheets
Paper Tray Capacity
900 Sheets Standard, 1.900 Sheets Maximum
Standard paper tray(s)
250-sheet paper tray, 500-Sheet paper tray, Cabinet
Optional paper tray(s)
2 x 500-Sheet paper tray
Maximum paper input
Rear paper path (special media)
Number of paper trays

Paper Feed

Paper Input Name
Paper Formats
A3+, A3, A4, A5, A6, B4, B5, B6, C4 (Envelope), C5 (Envelope), C6 (Envelope), DL (Envelope), Letter, 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 18 cm, 16:9, HLT, User defined, Legal, Executive, Tabloid
Custom sizes
Min 55x 330 mm to Max 127x 1.200 mm
Compatible paper weight
64 g/m² - 300 g/m²
Paper Capacity 1
150 Sheets of Plain Paper, Postcards, Glossy paper, Envelopes, 80gsm
Media type
Plain Paper, Recycled Paper, Colour Paper, Letterhead, Glossy Photo Paper

Paper Feed

Paper Input Name
Paper Formats
A3, A4, A5, A6, B4, B5, B6, Letter
Compatible paper weight
64 g/m² - 200 g/m²
Paper Capacity 1
250 80gsm
Media type
Plain Paper, Recycled Paper, Colour Paper, Letterhead

Paper Feed

Paper Input Name
Paper Formats
A3, A4, A5, A6, B4, B5, B6, Letter, HLT, Legal, Executive
Compatible paper weight
64 g/m² - 90 g/m²
Paper Capacity 1
Media type
Plain Paper, Recycled Paper, Colour Paper, Letterhead

Paper Feed

Paper Input Name
Paper Formats
A3, A4, A5, B4, B5, B6, Letter, Legal, Executive, Tabloid
Compatible paper weight
64 g/m² - 90 g/m²


Energy Use
54 Watt (standalone copying, ISO/IEC 24712 pattern), 1,1 Watt (sleep mode), 25 Watt (Ready), 0,15 Watt (Power off), TEC 0,27 kWh/week
Supply Voltage
AC 100 V - 240 V, 50 Hz - 60 Hz
Product dimensions
621‎ x 751 x 1.177 mm (Width x Depth x Height)
Compatible Operating Systems
Citrix XenApp 7.x, Linux, Mac OS 10.10.x, Mac OS 10.11, Mac OS 10.6+, Mac OS 10.7.x, Mac OS 10.8.x, Mac OS 10.9.x, Microsoft Windows XP (Home Edition / Prof / Prof X64 / Vista), SAP, Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows 7 x64, Windows 8 (32/64 bit), Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2003 (32/64bit), Windows Server 2008 (32/64bit), Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012 (64bit), Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016, Windows Vista, Windows Vista (32/64 bit), Windows Vista x64, Windows XP x64, Windows Server 2003 R2
Sound Power
Operation: 6,9 B (A)
Operation: 53 dB (A)
Mobile and Cloud printing services
Epson Connect (iPrint, Email Print, Remote Print Driver, Scan-to-Cloud), Apple AirPrint, Google Cloud Print
Power supply
100V, 110V, 220V, 240V

Additional Features

Touchscreen, Direct scan-to-print without PC, Direct print from USB
Type: Color, Touchscreen, Diagonal: 12,7 cm
Media Handling
Automatic duplex (A4/A3, plain paper), Portrait & Landscape printing, Rear specialty media feed, Thick Media Support
Security Functions
Limit access function with Epson Web Config, Secure confidential printing with PIN code release, LDAP Address Book, IPsec, IEEE802.1x, SSL (Server authentication), Panel Admin Mode
Encrypted, 320GB

Other Features

PCL5c, PCL5e, ESC/P-R, PostScript 3, PDF 1.7, PCL6


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