What item is right for you?
Ask our Experts! 800.606.6969 Live Chat

Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge

B&H # EPCBUCR2880 Mfr # T096120
In Stock
Free Expedited Shipping on Orders over $49
Product Highlights
  • For the Stylus Photo R2880 Printer

The Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge is part of a professional ink set for the Stylus Photo R2880 Printer that includes advanced magenta pigments to makes it easy to achieve exhibition quality prints with more dramatic blues, purples and reds. This pigment ink set also offers impressive color stability immediately after printing, and provides print permanence ratings of 200 or more years for truly sellable color and black-and-white prints.

Ink Type Pigment-based
Ink Droplet Size 3.0 pl
Page Yield ISO/IEC 24711 and 24712 Document Page Yield Standard: 8.5 x 11" pages
Compatible Printers Stylus Photo R2880

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
Epson96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge
 
4.8

(based on 30 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (23)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Sharp tones & colors (26)
  • Easy to install (22)
  • Clean replacement (21)

Cons

  • Short cartridge life (8)
  • Pricey (4)

Best Uses

  • Photos (26)
  • Graphics & charts (7)
  • Professional documents (5)
  • Everyday documents (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Frequent user (21), Heavy duty user (5)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (16), Business (11)

Reviewed by 30 customers

Sort by

Displaying reviews 1-20

Back to top

Previous | Next »

 
5.0

Perfect

By J Rhodes

from Tx

Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

Good stuff

Share this review

 
5.0

What the pro's use

By Barry

from Soth Florida

About Me Frequent User

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Clean Replacement
  • Easy To Install
  • Sharp Tones & Colors

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Photos

    Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

    As a commercial photographer my clients expect and deserve the very best. Epson K3 inks are the standard. Their depth is unmatched.

    • Primary use:
    • Business

    Share this review

     
    5.0

    Makes your pictures look professional

    By Bud

    from Fort Collins, CO

    About Me Frequent User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Clean Replacement
    • Easy To Install
    • Sharp Tones & Colors

    Cons

    • Short Cartridge Life

    Best Uses

    • Graphics & Charts
    • Photos

    Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

    I use this in epson 2880 printer. Gives a good picture to the eye. They could give you more ink in each cartridge.

    • Primary use:
    • Personal

    Share this review

     
    4.0

    Excellent quality

    By Leo

    from Miami, Fl

    Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

    Theses cartridges are for the Epson 2880 printer which I bought last year on sale. The printer is excellent, however uses lots of ink.

    Share this review

     
    5.0

    Nice colors

    By Alaska photographer

    from Kenai, Alaska

    About Me Frequent User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Clean Replacement
    • Easy To Install
    • Sharp Tones & Colors

    Cons

    • Pricey

    Best Uses

    • Everyday documents
    • Graphics & Charts
    • Photos
    • Professional Documents

    Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

    Very nice colors but spendy.

    • Primary use:
    • Business

    Share this review

     
    5.0

    I will buy this product again and again

    By artsnpntng

    from Fenton, MO

    About Me Frequent User

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Clean Replacement
    • Easy To Install
    • Sharp Tones & Colors

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Photos

      Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

      I have an Epson R2880 and never thought I would use anything other than Matte Black, because I love the look of the Matte paper. But decided to try using the Photo Black with a Photo Luster paper. Wow! With this particular brand paper and the 2880 inks, the results blew me away! I am preparing photos for a local show and looking forward to it. B&H has by far the best price for this ink. Always pleased by my purchases, quality help from knowledgeable people and with prices that make it easier to keep taking pictures and printing them.

      • Primary use:
      • Business

      Share this review

       
      5.0

      Great color!

      By jane

      from Rhode Island

      About Me Frequent User

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Clean Replacement
      • Easy To Install
      • Sharp Tones & Colors

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Photos

        Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

        I have had excellent luck with all the cartridges for the Epson R2880. Photos print crisp and clear with true to life color. I have no cons!

        • Primary use:
        • Personal

        Share this review

         
        5.0

        Great Stuff

        By LuluNYC

        from Manhattan, NY

        About Me Frequent User

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Clean Replacement
        • Easy To Install
        • Sharp Tones & Colors

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Photos
          • Professional Documents

          Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

          Good all around ink. I prefer the matte black ink & paper.

          • Primary use:
          • Business

          Share this review

           
          4.0

          Always original

          By Alf

          from Melrose Park, IL

          About Me Heavy Duty User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Clean Replacement
          • Easy To Install
          • Sharp Tones & Colors

          Cons

          • Short Cartridge Life

          Best Uses

          • Photos

          Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

          Using original ink is always better for any printer, the only think i don't give 5 stars, is because they don't last longer

          • Primary use:
          • Business

          Share this review

           
          4.0

          Great Black!

          By Pete the greek

          from NY

          About Me Heavy Duty User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Clean Replacement
          • Easy To Install
          • Sharp Tones & Colors

          Cons

          • Pricey
          • Short Cartridge Life

          Best Uses

          • Photos

          Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

          The blacks are phenomenal with this cartridge. I've been using this ink for years now and even on old prints the blacks are as rich as the day I've printed them. Very easy to load into the printer. ONLY problem is that it runs out too quickly but it could just be my printer and it can get pricy. But that's how it is w/ all ink I guess.

          • Primary use:
          • Business

          Share this review

           
          5.0

          Makes great prints

          By erik

          from Mystic, CT

          About Me Infrequent User

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Clean Replacement
          • Easy To Install
          • Sharp Tones & Colors

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Photos

            Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

            Easy to install, and combined with the Epson Ultra Premium Luster Photo Paper, it makes fantastic prints.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal

            Share this review

             
            5.0

            Ink!

            By Ino

            from San Jose, CA

            About Me Frequent User

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

                  Great ink. Fits in Epson Stylus Photo R2880, works well, great results.

                  • Primary use:
                  • Personal

                  Share this review

                   
                  5.0

                  Best ink on the Mmarket

                  By bobbyz

                  from Mooers New York

                  About Me Heavy Duty User

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Clean Replacement
                  • Easy To Install
                  • Sharp Tones & Colors

                  Cons

                  • Short Cartridge Life

                  Best Uses

                  • Photos

                  Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

                  Pro photographer printing on an epson r2880. Making museum grade prints for sale.

                  • Primary use:
                  • Business

                  Share this review

                   
                  4.0

                  Epson Scores Big with UltraChrome K3 Ink

                  By Thunder Thornton, USAF Retired

                  from Ft. Walton Beach, Fla.

                  About Me Frequent User

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Sharp Tones & Colors

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Photos

                    Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

                    I'm a retired USAF writer/editor/photographer. I have been blown away by the quality of images that roll off my Epson Stylus Photo R2880. The outstanding look of my prints is due, in no small part, to my R2880's technology and the UltraChrome K3 inks. I've never seen colors come alive like this. My friends and pro bono clients are floored as well and tell me that the prints are why they look to me to print their treasured images. As my Grandson would say, 'This ink is the bomb!!' Oh, I almost forgot, I'm very pleased with the combo pricing at B&H.
                    Thanks,

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal

                    Share this review

                     
                    4.0

                    short cartridge life

                    By Viv

                    from San Diego, CA

                    About Me Heavy Duty User

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Clean Replacement
                    • Easy To Install
                    • Sharp Tones & Colors

                    Cons

                    • Short Cartridge Life

                    Best Uses

                    • Graphics & Charts
                    • Photos
                    • Professional Documents

                    Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

                    Good print quality. Easy to install. Very short cartridge life.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Business

                    Share this review

                     
                    5.0

                    Great Ink

                    By ticebass

                    from North Central West Virginia

                    About Me Frequent User

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Install
                    • Sharp Tones & Colors

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Graphics & Charts
                      • Photos

                      Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

                      I use this ink set in the Epson R2880. It always provides faithful reproduction and vibrant prints.

                      • Primary use:
                      • Business

                      Share this review

                       
                      5.0

                      I would buy this product again

                      By Knee High

                      from McArthur, CA

                      Verified Buyer

                      Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

                      This product works well. No problems

                      Share this review

                       
                      5.0

                      Epson Ultra Chrome K3 ink is the best

                      By kolhofft

                      from Williamston, MI

                      About Me Frequent User

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Install
                      • Sharp Tones & Colors

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Photos

                        Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

                        My Epson printer with Ultra Chrome K3 ink is superb!

                        • Primary use:
                        • Personal

                        Share this review

                         
                        5.0

                        necessary!

                        By kim

                        from rockport

                        About Me Frequent User

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Install
                        • Sharp Tones & Colors

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Photos

                          Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

                          depended on it for printing at school.
                          Looks great to me

                          • Primary use:
                          • Personal

                          Share this review

                           
                          5.0

                          UltraCrome K3 ink is an excellent produc

                          By Jim

                          from Winter Garden, Florida

                          About Me Frequent User

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Clean Replacement
                          • Easy To Install
                          • Sharp Tones & Colors

                          Cons

                          • Pricey

                          Best Uses

                          • Graphics & Charts
                          • Photos

                          Comments about Epson 96 UltraChrome K3 Photo Black Ink Cartridge:

                          Fine arts prints.
                          Easy to use.

                          • Primary use:
                          • Personal

                          Share this review

                          Displaying reviews 1-20

                          Back to top

                          Previous | Next »

                          See any errors on this page? Let us know.

                          Close

                          Close

                          Close