Creality Ender3 DIY 3D Printer: Is it worth to try? | Creality 3D

Creality Ender3 DIY 3D Printer: Is it worth to try? | Creality 3D

Creality Ender3 3D Printer: Is it worth to try?

Since the Ender-3 is born, this little guy has constantly appeared in front of the public, many users have posted Videos & Reviews on Youtube and communities. Also, Many 3d printer merchants have tried Imitated and manufactured many similar products in an attempt to confuse users' eyes, but results turn out that ender3 is an irreplaceable DIY 3d printer. Although its appearance and price are similar, its functions and printing accuracy have never been copied and replaced.

Why Ender-3 is so popular? Was it worth to try? How to tell if it is genuine? And where can I buy the genius one, avoiding buy from others? I’ve met lots of questions like that, read on and you will find out the answer you need, The whole article will talk about three parts as mentioned previously, and this original news comes from Creality official website and true reviews from our users.

Why Ender-3 so caught people's attention? And was it worth the price?

Creality first have this idea to make a DIY 3d printer kit like ender-3 since 2014 for the reason that most of the people can not afford a simple 3d printer with higher precision, the most types of 3d printer in the market mostly are expensive, otherwise, it comes with terrible printing precision, these bad user experience make us want to design a new one, which price is more reasonable, but with detailed precision. Ender-3 3d printer is a new toy for a new generation of young people, a better keep brain-thinking and improves their hands-on ability.

Actually there’s another version of Creality Ender-3, which is Ender-3s fully assembled and specially designed and supplied for Chinese users who want to get start the printing once they received the machine, Considering the shipping problem and want users overseas to learn the basics of 3d printing from assembling.

Obviously it’s the lowest price & high precision are the most attractive features of the 3d printer kit: Ender-3. with the printing volume of 220-220*250mm, and price less than $200. so that most teenagers and students can afford it easier. With the changing times, teenagers are the next generation we should nurture, especially with the rapid development of technology, 3d printing technology is gradually walking into our lives.

Ender-3 will be a great assistant for stem education, which make it a first perfect 3d printer kit for most of the teenagers and beginners. As most users said that Ender-3 is the perfect open source 3d printer you should get in your first 3d printing experience. Especially now the epidemic in some countries is a bit serious, 3d printing can help alleviate the shortage of suppliers like mask buckles and goggles can be printed on our Ender 3 as well. it totally worth the price, apart from the price and incredible precision, below are some other specific features of Ender3 you might like to check.

Ender- 3 Features & Advantages:

1. V Slot cooperate with Prusa I3 frame: extremely innovative design, following the step of the trend, integrating with classic elements, create a new generation economic DIY 3D printers.

2. Super Printing size with one-piece structure, save space but building the world.

3. Only 10 minutes with 20 screws assembly before the first printing, simple assembly but more stable performance, Win-Win for fun and time. 4.Ability to resume prints even after a power outage or lapse occurs.

5. Safety protected Power supply, reach 110℃ for hotbed in about 5 minutes. Additional power cut protection functions to meet the needs of fast heating and longtime printing.

6. CNC machining of the Y-rail mounting groove to make sure precise positioning and keep the stable frame with High-Precision printing quality.

7. Patent Technology: MK-8 Extruder greatly reduces plugging risk and bad extrusion; Patent Technology: V Slot with POM wheel makes it move noiseless, smoothly and durable 8. New Viscous Platform sticker to replace reprinting tape and glue, solve warping problem but save the printing cost.

9. 24 hours testing for key components before delivery and one year warranty.

10. Good printing quality, reasonable cost for the beginners and good performance for the enthusiasts.

Ender- 3 Parameter:

Modeling Technology FDM(Fused Deposition Modeling)

Printing Size 220*220*250mm

Machine Size 440*410*465mm

Net Weight 8kg

Printing Speed 180mm/s

Filament 1.75mmPLA, TPU, ABS

Power Supply 100-265V 50-60HZ

Output 24V 15A 360W

Layer Thickness 0.1-0.4mm

Nozzle Diameter 0.4mm

Printing Accuracy ±0.1mm

File Format STL,OBJ,G-code

Working Mode Online or SD offline

Nozzle Temperature 255℃

Hotbed Temperature 110℃

Now for better user experience, Creality has upgraded our Ender-3 into a better version of Ender-3 Pro as well. What is the difference between this two, check the Maker Guide here: Ender-3 VS Ender-3 Pro The Difference.

How do I tell the Ender-3 I get is genuine? And where can I buy the genius one, avoiding buy from others?

Since there are so many copies in the 3d printing market. Many users have left me a question mentioned that I’ve just got my Ender-3 3d printer, but it seems not a genius, how can I tell it is not a copy one. There are three tips to help you identify that.

1. Identify from the Appearance

There’s a logo of a head like a dragon and with the obvious type of Ender on the platform and the LCD screen. Once you turn on the 3d printer, there will be some info shows on the screen as well as the machine type.

Also, you might not notice that there’s a QR code on the X-axis. This is our Facebook QR code. You can scan and see if it is our official Facebook page.

There will be a manufacturing code on the left top of the power supply shows like the picture below, it is some manufacturing Bar code for the seller and distributor to identify if the 3d printer you are buying from them or not. Especially when part replacement needed. You must show them the code. It is also for you the check if it is genius.


Actually, it is kind of hard to identify from the price, but it is also one of the important sections to check, most friends prefer to buy from some customers with the lowest price. But this is how the Fake Ender-3 be sold. The price of Ender-3 is about $200-$300, sometimes with a promotional discount on some platform, there will be around $180-$190, this is the official price authorized from Creality official. Price less than that. It will be sometimes the fake store exists.

If you were still worried about buying the fake Creality 3d printer, we always recommend customer to buy from the original 3d printer manufacturer and ask for a quote from the official website, especially some customers need large bucks order of Creality 3d printer. The wholesale price offered as well as the direct customer service provided.

How about the Review of Users?

After reading this, do you have a basic understanding of the Ender-3 3d printer you want to get? Write me the email of, if you have any other confused about Creality 3d printer like the differences, the price, the technical issue. We will keep updating the article for reference.

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