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Epson LQ-590

When you work in an environment with demanding everyday printing demands, the Epson LQ-590 is what you need. From orders and invoices to barcodes and cheques, it prints up to 529 cps on up to 5 part forms. You can also share printing with other people in your business with optional wired or wireless networking.

Reliable performance:

This printer is built to last, with a mean volume between failure of 40 million lines, a mean 'time between failure' of 20,000 power-on hours and a print head life of 400 million strokes per wire. The ribbon matches up to the other hardware, with a life of up to 5 million characters.

Take your pick:

Choose the way you work with a range of cut-sheet or continuous paper handling combinations that suits the demands of any office or warehouse.

Fits right in:

Get set up quickly with standard USB and parallel and optional serial, Twinax and Coax interfaces. Expand access with optional wired networking.

Key Features

  • High speeds: Work fast with printing up to 529 cps
  • Very reliable: Built to last and deliver in any environment
  • Flexible paper handling: Choose from top, bottom, front and rear feeds
  • Optional extras: Range includes 2 cut-sheet feeders, tractor unit
  • Easy connection: Comprehensive desktop and network connectivity

Download additional information

Epson LQ-590 Datasheet / Brochure
Epson LQ-590

Tech Specs

Product features and specifications are subject to change without prior notice.

  • Technology

    Printing Method
    Impact dot matrix
    Number of Pins
    24 pins
    Number of columns
    80 columns
    Needles
    24 Needles
  • Print

    Printing Speed
    HighSpeed-Draft: 10 cpi: 440 chars/s, 12 cpi: 529 chars/s, Draft: 10 cpi: 330 chars/s, LQ: 10 cpi: 110 chars/s
    Barcodes
    Code 128, Code 39, EAN-13, EAN-8, Interleaved 2 of 5, POSTNET, UPC-A, UPC-E
    Carbon Copies
    4 plus one original
    Character Tables
    PCAPTEC, PC437, PC708, PC720, PC850, PC858, PC864, PCAR864, ISO-8859-15, Roman 8
    Printing Resolution
    360 x 180 DPI
  • Connectivity

    Interfaces
    USB 2.0 Type B, Bidirectional parallel, Wired Network (optional), Type B interface, Parallel
  • Paper / Media Handling

    Document Feed
    Single sheet front and rear, Continuous paper front and rear, Paper output rear, Optional Automatic Document Feed (CSF): 150
    Paper Formats
    Sheet Paper (single- and multi-layer), Continuous Paper (single- and multi-layer), Labels (single- and multi-layer), Roll Paper
  • General

    Energy Use
    42 Watt
    Product dimensions
    438‎ x 375 x 172 mm (Width x Depth x Height)
    Product weight
    7.1 kg
    Temperature
    Operation 5° C - 35° C
    Humidity
    Operation 10% - 80%
    Compatible Operating Systems
    Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 98, Windows XP
    Included Software
    Epson Status Monitor
    Mean Time Between Failures
    20,000 Hours
    Print Head Life
    400 Million Strokes/Wire
    Sound Pressure
    Operation: 52 dB (A)
    Memory
    128 kB Included
    Ribbon Yield
    5000000 characters Black Draft
    What's in the box
    Driver and utilities (CD), Main unit, Power cable, Ribbon, Setup guide, Software (CD), User manual (CD), Warranty document
  • Other Features

    Emulations
    ESC/P2, IBM PPDS

Ribbons and accessories

Choose from a wide range of options and accessories.

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