Epson Stylus Photo 925 Ink Jet Printer

This product is discontinued

This product has been replaced with: Epson Stylus Photo 1400 Inkjet Printer


Printing Technology

  • Advanced Micro Piezo®, optimized for photo printing

Nozzle Configuration

  • Monochrome head: 48 nozzles, Color head: 48 nozzles x 5 (CcMmY)

Ink Palette

  • 6 colors (CcMmYK)

Ink Cartridge Configuration

  • One black cartridge and one color (CcMmY) cartridge

Ink Type

  • Dye based photographically superior Photo Ink system

Minimum Ink Droplet Size

  • 4 picoliter, total of 8 variable drop sizes

Ink Cartridge Life

Black Ink Yield

  • 540 pages text (ISO/IEC 10561 letter pattern), 370 pages graphic (5% coverage)

Color Ink Yield

  • 220 pages ( 5% coverage per color)

Ink Shelf Life

  • 2 years from production date; 6 months from first use

Maximum Resolution (dots per inch)

  • Up to 5760 x 720 optimized dpi with Resolution Performance Management (RPM™) on various papers in RPM Photo mode

Print Speed

Black Text

  • Up to 8 ppm1

Color Text

  • Up to 8 ppm1

4" x 6" Photo

  • 50 seconds

8" x 10" Photo

  • 1 minute 42 seconds

Paper Handling

Maximum Paper Width

  • Single sheet - 8.5", Roll paper - 8.3"

Maximum Printable Area

  • 8.3" x 44" (8.3" x 128" using Windows 2000 or XP with certain applications)
    On letter - Full bleed possible on 8.5" x 11"; Top margin - 0", Bottom margin - 0", Left margin - 0", Right margin - 0"

Paper Sizes

  • Letter, legal, A4, B5, A5, A6, half letter, executive, user definable (4" to 44" in length), 4" x 6", 4" x 6" perforated, 4" roll, 5" x 7",
    8" x 10", 8.3" roll, panoramic (8.3" x 23.4")

Borderless Photo Sizes

  • 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 8" x 10", letter, panoramic

Paper Types

  • Supports a variety of Epson photo papers, roll papers (roll paper holder included), plain, bond and air mail papers. Supports EPSON Premium Bright White, Glossy Photo Paper, Premium Glossy Photo Paper, Premium Semigloss Paper, Premium Luster Paper, ColorLife paper, Matte Paper Heavyweight, Double-sided Matte, Inkjet Transparencies, Self-adhesive Sheets, Photo Quality Ink Jet Paper, Greeting Cards, High Quality Banner paper; labels; envelopes, Iron-on Transfers and Photo Stickers; and EPSON 4" and 8.3" roll paper

Envelope Types

  • No. 10, DL, C6 plain paper, bond paper, air mail

Special Media Support

  • Roll paper - 4" and 8.3" rolls

Maximum Paper Thickness

  • .003" -.004"

Light Resistance / Print Longevity

  • Water resistant, light resistant up to 25 years2

Paper Capacity

  • Input paper tray: 100 Sheets/10 envelopes/1 transparency3

Hardware and Software Details

Printer Dimensions & Weight

  • Storage (L x W x H): 19.4" x 11.4" x 9.0"
    Printing (L x W x H): 19.4" x 23.4" x 12.2"
    Weight: 14.1 lb

Printer Case Color

  • Silver and dark gray

Interface and Connectivity

  • 2 Universal Serial Bus (USB) Ports: 1 for PC and Macintosh connection, 1 for connection to digital cameras with direct printing capabilities or connection to Zip® drive (100 or 250 AC or USB powered), or for ZiO! Card reader, 3 memory card slots

Operating Systems

  • Windows USB - Windows 98, 2000, Me and XP;

  • Macintosh USB - Macintosh System 8.5.1 - 9.X, OS X or 10.1

  • (Note: OS X does not support certain features)

  • System requirements for both: CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive, 64MB RAM (128MB recommended)

  • 200MB of available hard disk space recommended, USB port. USB printer cable (not included)

  • Additional Windows Requirements: Pentium 233 MHz or higher processor

  • Additional Macintosh Requirements: G3 or G4 processor, OS X requires 128MB RAM

Software Included

  • EPSON Software™ Film Factory™ 2.5 , Arcsoft PhotoImpression™ 3.0, PRINT Image Matching Plug-In for Adobe Photoshop 6.0, 7.0, and Elements (all titles are PC and Macintosh compatible, P.I.M.- and Exif Print-enabled)

Printer Language

  • EPSON ESC/P Raster, EPSON Remote

PostScript Support

  • N/A

Color Management

  • Standard, EPSON Vivid Color, Charts & Graphs mode

Sound Level

  • 42 dB(A)

Printer Duty

  • 16,000 pages - A4 or letter

Environmental Conditions

  • Temperature: Operating 50° to 95° F (10° to 35° C), Storage -4° to 140° F (-20° to 60° C);

    Humidity: Operating 20% to 80% relative humidity, Storage 5% to 85% relative humidity (no condensation)

Safety Approvals

  • Safety standards: UL1950, CSA 22.2 No. 950; FCC part 15 subpart B class B, CSA C108.8 class B

Power Requirements

Rated Voltage

  • 120V AC +/-10%

Rated Frequency

  • 50 - 60 Hz

Rated Current

  • 0.4A (max 0.6A)

Power Consumption

  • Approx. 15W (Energy Star compliant), approx. 7W in Standby mode

Input Buffer

  • 32KB


  • Preview Monitor (C12C860005) available for the easiest way to view and select photos from a digital camera memory card without having to use your computer


  • Standard one-year limited warranty in the U.S. and Canada including EPSON Exchange program (U.S. and Canada only)

PC-free Printing Capabilities

Memory Card Compatibility

  • Compact Flash™ Type I and II, Sony Memory Stick®, Smart Media™, IBM Microdrive - no adapters required (Supports Secure Digital and MultiMedia Card with Optional ZiO! Card Reader sold separately)

Special Features

  • Print photos with exceptional control without a computer; Crop from printer's control panel; Built-in automatic cutter for roll paper; One-Touch custom buttons; Instant archiving by direct store to Zip®; queue multiple print jobs; Direct connect cameras; Print Greeting cards, Stickers or Iron Ons without a computer

Paper Support

  • 11 papers available from printer's control panel: Plain paper, EPSON Glossy Photo, Premium Glossy Photo, SemiGloss, Premium Luster, Matte Paper, ColorLife, Photo Stickers, Iron-on Transfer Sheets, Greeting Cards, 4" Roll Paper (Glossy or SemiGloss)

Layouts and Templates

  • More than 20 different layouts to choose from right from the control panel

Filters and Image Enhancements

  • Filters: brightness (5 steps from -2 to +2), saturation (5 steps from -2 to +2), sharpness (5 steps from -2 to +2); Automatic Correction settings include PRINT Image Matching and PhotoEnhance with 7 preset adjustment modes (Standard, People, Scenery, Sunset, Night, Back-lit, Macro) ; Five (5) frames to place around stickers

Supported Digital Camera Technologies

  • Printer supports PRINT Image Matching™, PRINT Image Matching™ II, and Exif Print; reads Digital Print Order Format (DPOF) from digital camera memory cards

Direct Connect Compatible (DCC™)

  • Able to connect a variety of digital cameras with direct printing capabilities. The following is a list of cameras that are tested and approved Direct Connect Compatible (DCC™)4 cameras, but not guaranteed. Don't hesitate to see if yours will work:

  • EPSON:PhotoPC 3100Z

  • Minolta: DiMAGE 5, DiMAGE 7, DiMAGE S304, DiMAGE S404, DiMAGE X, DiMAGE 7i, DiMAGE F100

  • Nikon: Coolpix 775, 885, 995, 2000, 2500, 4500, 5000, 5700

  • Olympus: Camedia D-230, D-380, D-510, D-550, D-40, E-100 RS, E-10, C-2040 Zoom, C-304 Zoom, C-700 Ultra Zoom, C-720, C-730 Ultra Zoom, C-3040-Zoom, C-3020 Zoom, C-4040 Zoom, C-50, C-5050 Zoom

  • Sony: CyberShot DCS-P1, P3, P5, P20, P30, P31, P50, P51, P71, P9, F5050V, F707, S50, S75, S85

  • Toshiba: PDR-M4, PDR-T20, PDR-T30, PDR-2300, PDR-3320


  • ¹ Print speeds are based on printing via a computer. Black and Color text memo is in Economy Mode on plain paper and Color photo is in Fine Mode on EPSON Photo paper. Additional processing time will vary based on system configuration, sofware application and page complexity.

  • ² Lightfastness rating of approximately 25 years based on accelerated testing of prints on EPSON ColorLife™ Photo Paper displayed indoors, under glass. Actual print stability will vary according to image, display conditions, light intensity, humidity, and atmospheric conditions. Epson does not guarantee longevity of prints. For maximum print life, display prints under glass or laminations or properly store them. Water-resistant prints are produced using EPSON Premium Glossy Photo Paper and EPSON Photo Paper.

  • 3 Capacity measured using 17 lb. Paper stock

  • 4 Direct Connect Compatible Cameras (DCC™): Other digital cameras, particularly new models may also be compatible with the Direct Connect feature. Epson cannot guarantee the compatibility of any cameras, including those on the list. Compatibility may be affected by factors such as changes in camera hardware or software interfaces.