Printing products maker Epson launched a new Epson SureColor P5000 17’’ wide-format Inkjet printer in India. The SureColor P5000 is powered by a latest imaging technology that sets the standard for photo printing, fine art, graphic design, and proofing markets. The new model will replace the iconic Epson Stylus Pro 4900, which helped Epson build a pronounced reputation within the photography industry.
Superior Print Quality
The 17″ Epson SureColor P5000 offers a refined design for enhanced performance and reliability. Ideal for professional photography, fine art, graphic design and proofing applications, it features the advanced PrecisionCore TFP printhead and Epson Precision Dot screening technologies. It delivers a wider contrast ratio and improved resin encapsulation technology for superior gloss uniformity and optically clearer, sharper images. The SureColor P5000 can support two different ink configurations. The SureColor P5000 Standard and Designer editions leverage Light Black ink for twice the overall print permanence, smooth and neutral tonal transitions and support of the Epson Advanced Black and White print mode, ideal for photography, fine art and graphic design applications.
Unsurpassed Media Flexibility
The SureColor P5000 offers versatile media handling capabilities with auto-switching between the high-capacity front paper cassette and roll media feeder. It includes a power-driven roll media spindle, ideal for producing panoramas and roll printing up to 100-feet, and an internal high-speed single pass rotary cutter. The high-capacity cassette can hold up to 100 sheets of premium paper for high productivity printing on sheets from 8”x10” up to 17”x22”. In addition, Epson SureColor P5000 features a front feed straight path for delicate fine art sheet media, including poster board, up to 1.5mm thick. Auto-switching between roll and cassette sheet feeding allow both sources to be loaded at the same time.
Vasudevan, Deputy General Manager – Prographic Products, Sales & Marketing, Epson India said, “The SureColor P5000 has redefined the benchmark for professional imaging excellence and is taking Epson’s printing technology to the advanced level by providing the users with the best technology. The previous model was a runaway hit among the professional photographers and fine art professionals. The new printer is expected to raise the bar and deliver up to twice the print permanence than the previous generation”.
Epson SureColor P5000 Features:
- Epson Precision Dot Screening Algorithm – Ensures incredibly accurate control of the sizing and mixing of ink droplets for beautiful prints
- Borderless Printing – Four-sided BorderFree printing is available at common widths, including 8”, 10”, 11”, 13”, 14”, 16”, 16.5”, and 17”
- Optional SpectroProofer UVS – Developed jointly with X-Rite, the in-line spectrophotometer provides automated color management and verification-related tasks for a range of proofing applications. It supports all current illumination standards for UV and UV-Cut measurement and is UV selectable between M0, M1 and M2
- LCD Control Panel – Full-color 2.7-inch LCD panel allows for easy setup, control and maintenance of the printer
|Printing Technology||Advanced PrecisionCore TFP 10-channel, Drop-on-demand printhead with ink-repelling coating technology|
|Maximum Print Resolution||2880 x 1440 dpi|
|Print Speed||8″ x 10″ prints from 0:59 to 2:26; normal is 1:28
11″ x 14″ prints from 1:42 to 4:04; normal is 2:31
|Nozzle Configuration||Color and monochrome heads; 360 nozzles x 10|
|Ink Type||UltraChrome HDX pigment ink; 11-ink, 10-color|
|Fade Resistance / Print Longevity||Color: up to 200 years; black-and-white: up to 400 years|
|Ink Supply Fill Volume||200 mL each color x 11 colors total|
|In-box Ink Fill Volume||80 mL each color x 11 colors total|
|Dimensions (W x D x H)||863mm X 766mm X 863mm|