Long Beach, CA—Epson announced the reengineered SureColor P-series printers: the 24-inch Epson SureColor P7570 and 44-inch Epson SureColor P9570. The printers now better cater to the full spectrum of creative needs, including professional photography, fine art printing, proofing and graphic design.
The two printers leverage all-new UltraChrome Pro12 twelve-color pigment ink to deliver a wider color gamut. This also employ the new 2.6-inch PrecisionCore MicroTFP printhead technology with dedicated nozzles for both matte and photo black ink. Moreover, the printers achieve speeds up to 2.4 times faster than the previous generation.
“Almost 20 years ago, Epson announced the Epson Stylus Pro 9000, our first 44-inch wide-format printer; since then, we’ve been working to perfect wide-format printing technology while simultaneously incorporating customer feedback to deliver the best equipment to our customers,” said Reed Hecht, senior product manager, Professional Imaging, Epson America, Inc.
“The SureColor P7570 and P9570 are Epson’s most advanced printers to date. In addition to incorporating customer feedback, Epson also integrated the latest printhead and ink technologies to deliver a printer that will far exceed expectations and could possibly create the highest quality digital inkjet prints to date.”
Epson SureColor P-Series Additional Features
Other upgrades include a new print mode, black enhanced overcoat. This mode delivers improved D-Max for a wider contrast ratio and better black density, clarity and sharpness. It also reduces gloss differential on glossy and metallic media.
Additional features include a sealed roll media door for improved dust control and an integrated LED light to view projects while printing. Media handling supports both roll and cut-sheet media. In addition, it uses a new top-loading cut-sheet feeder door and an internal rotary cutter for smoothly cutting most photographic and fine art roll-media types.
Furthermore, a new customizable user interface with a 4.3-inch color touch-screen control panel and retractable catch basket help simplify printing.
The Epson SureColor P7570 and P9570 Standard editions will ship in December with prices of $4,695 and $6,595, respectfully. They come with a standard Epson Preferred Limited Warranty; the one-year program includes toll-free advanced telephone access Monday through Friday and usually next business-day on-site service.