Continuous Ink Supply System (CISS) for Brother MFC-J470DW
What is the Continuous Ink Supply System (CISS) for Brother MFC-J470DW?
Continuous Ink Supply System (CISS) is en electronic device. After installation on multifunctional inkjet printer Brother MFC-J470DW, CISS enables printer to consume bottled bulk ink instead of ink from traditional small-volume cartridges.
How does CISS for Brother MFC-J470DW work?
CISS for Brother MFC-J470DW consists of external ink tanks, connected via silicone tubes with cartridge-recipients. Each cartridge has an auto-reset chip installed. Cartridge-recipients have to be installed in the cartridge slots in the printer and enable printer to suck the ink in directly from the external high-volume ink tanks. It eliminates the need to change the cartridge everytime when printer software requires the change.
Whenever printer signals you the need or cartridge replacement, with CISS you just need to take CISS cartridge of appropriate color out from the printer and put it back to the printer. Doing this, you make chips to reset and printer sees them as a new/full cartridges.
What are advantages of CISS for Brother MFC-J470DW
Using CISS on your Brother MFC-J470DW you can save up to several hundreds of Euro on consumed ink.
For example, average cost of 100ml Black bulk ink for CISS is 4 Euro. This amount of ink is enough to print 2 777 pages of text. To print the same amount of text with original Brother cartridges, you will need 5 of those for a total price 100 Euro.
4 Euro vs. 100 Euro
In such way only on one refill of single color CISS brings you 96 Euro of pure savings.