If anybody is curious about the inkjet printing market, this is a good article:

http://biz.yahoo.com/seekingalpha/07...7_id.html?.v=1

I think it comes down to this: If the printers produce a reasonably satisfactory finished product - will consumers be willing to pay more up front to save more later.

In the long run, the EK printers sound like a good deal - but do consumers think about the long run?