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Epson PictureMate Show PM300
 
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$256.90 - $384.21
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Summary: A snapshot photo printer from Epson. It has no networking. Works with both Windows and Mac OS.
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About - Epson PictureMate Show PM300
The Epson PictureMate Show PM300 is a snapshot photo printer with no networking. It works with both Windows and Mac OS. The printer has a large, 7.1-inch display screen that can preview photos to be printed from a memory card. Like most color printers, the Epson PictureMate Show PM300 has a memory-card reader, which can accept these types of memory cards: CompactFlash, Memory Stick, MultiMedia, Secure Digital, xD-Picture Card. It has PictBridge for direct printing from cameras. There is no networking capability, only direct USB connection. It's portable, and even has a convenient carrying handle.
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Epson has recently replaced some old brand lines with new naming conventions. Available at all price ranges, their printers accommodate all types of consumer needs.

Features & Specs - Epson PictureMate Show PM300
info Printing method Inkjet
info Battery option ($) NA
info LCD diagonal viewer size (in.) 7.1
info Water-resistant photos Yes
info Bluetooth No
info Networking No
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General Information
Manufacturer Epson Corporation
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.epson.com
Product Line PictureMate
Product Model PM300
Product Name PictureMate Show PM300 Inkjet Printer
User Reviews - Epson PictureMate Show PM300
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(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
 
2.0
Frustrated
3/12/2014
Pros
Cons
Cleaning Doesn't Help
Lines Through Pics
Too much ink used
Unreliable
Best Uses
Comment:
I am very disapointed in this printer. I have followed instructions multiple times and cannot get<br />lines out of pics. First nothing printed! Then slowly after several cleaning modes, a picture appeared, but with lines! I am furious. This is only the 2nd time I have used this thing.....Paid over $300.00 for it! I want a refund.
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
(5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)
 
1.0
Hate this printer
4/24/2013
Pros
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
Hate the Epson 300 printer. It is suppose to print 150 pictures and only prints 100 if even that. I went to a satisfaction page on Epson and they wanted me to send a copy of my receipt and part of the box (who keeps those things, not me). I have 2 full unopened packs, that's 300 pictures I have not even printed. Guess I'll start keeping my boxes and receipts. I called the support desk only to be directed to Manila. I spoke with 2 individuals who could not help me. I have to call back tomorrow to speak to someone in the United States! My pictures print out way too dark no matter how much I lighten then up on my screen they are almost washed out and they still turn out too dark. I've been very disappointed in this product!!!!!
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
(29 of 29 customers found this review helpful)
 
2.0
Disappointing and expensive
6/7/2011
Pros
Easy Setup
Easy To Use
Cons
Pricey Ink Replacement
Slow Print Time
Too much ink used
Best Uses
Black &amp; White Photos
Comment:
I use it to print family and travel photos. It has been very disappointing because the colors are way off, with a strong blue cast and no yellows. The supplied manual does not address this problem.
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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