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Designed for general purpose graphics and photographic applications, 44-inch SureColor P8000 printers incorporate our latest imaging technologies - including an exotic Epson PrecisionCore TFP print head, along with our unique Epson UltraChrome HD eight-colour pigmented ink set.
With advanced media handling options from cut sheet to roll, from plain papers to photographic, fine art, and even 1.5 mm thick poster boards, the new Epson SureColor P-Series continues to redefine the state of the art in wide format photographic imaging applications.
UltraChrome HD Inks:
Next Generation Pigment Ink Technology - Introducing all new pigments for outstanding colour performance and Improved Resin Encapsulation Technology for superior gloss uniformity.
Improved Black Density - Photo Black pigment 1.5 times denser than the previous generation ink set, along with significant improvement to overall contrast ratio and optical clarity.
Significant Print Permanence Improvements - Featuring completely reformulated pigment technology for improved print permanence, and up to twice the overall print permanence versus our previous generation ink set.
Epson Intelligent High-Capacity Ink System - Nine individual ink cartridges; available in 150ml, 350ml, and 700ml fill volumes. SureColor P-Series printers are designed to work exclusively with specially formulated Epson inks, and not with other brands of cartridges or inks.
PrecisionCore TFP Print Head:
One-inch wide print head with 8-channels of 360 nozzles each
Capable of printing up to 2,880 x 1,440 dpi
Supports variable sized droplet technology as small as 3.5 picoliter
Ink repellant surface coating for reduced nozzle clogging
Low vibration meniscus control for highly accurate dot shape and placement
Automatic or manual photo and matte black ink type switching
New scheduled print head maintenance cycles - Perform before the next job after the allotted time
New Precision Dot advanced screening for accurate colour and smooth tonal transitions
Versatile Media Handling:
Top front-loading roll media support up to 24" (SC-P6000) and 44' wide (SC-P8000)
Spindle-Free roll media adapters adjust easily for both 2" and 3" media cores
Straight-through media path, optimal for delicate surface fine art and photo medias
BorderFree printing for many popular print widths - 10", 13", 16", 17", 24", 36" and 44" (36" and 44" SureColor P8000 only)
Built-in automatic rotary media cutter - Capable of smoothly cutting all photographic and fine art media types
Roll media length tracking - Automatic printing and reading of bar code to track and report remaining length; Automatically alerts operator if there?s not enough media left to print the job
Optional 44" Auto Take-up Reel system ? Perfect for unattended roll-to-roll production (SureColor P8000 only)
Internal Print Server (Optional):
Store up to 200 jobs, reprint jobs and adjust print priority
Quickly off-loads print data from one or multiple MACs and PCs
Manage jobs at the printer control panel, or remotely via a built-in web interface
Supported with new Print Driver Options: Print & Save - fast spooling with reprint functionality; Print Only ? fast spooling without job storage; Save Only ? holds for printing at a later time, great for black ink or media change; Print after Transmission Completed ? perfect for wireless and slow connections
Advanced security with IPsec and IEEE802.1x authentication protocols
User installable option, can be added at any time
SpectroProofer UVS (Optional):
Optional 24- or 44-inch wide spectrophotometer developed jointly with X-Rite
Automates colour calibration and proof verification tasks
X-Rite ILS30EP reading unit supports: M0, M1 and M2 measurements
Support all standard UV and UV-cut measurement requirements
XRGA complaint for intra-device measurement compatibility
Built-in print dryer to accelerate the dry-down and reading consistency
Simple, clean installation into the front of the printer, can be added any time
Supported by industry leading digital front-ends (DFEs): AGFA, CGS, EFI, ESKO, Fuji, GMG
EFI eXpress for Epson included with Designer Edition Bundles:
Easy-to-Use intuitive interface saves time and produces accurate output.
Print directly from the latest creative design software, or drag-and-drop files to a hot folder.
True Adobe PDF and Postscript 3 print engine ensures compatibility with your design files.
Professional ICC colour management, based on BestColour technology used in the commercial EFI Colourproof XF RIP offered with the Epson Proofing Edition Series.
Handles both CMYK data for accurate proofing to industry standards, and RGB data for exceptional results with Photography and Fine Art.
Reproduces accurate spot colours with the included PANTONE, DIC, HKS, and TOYO libraries.
True cross platform network printing via hot folder or eXpress Virtual Print technology.
Software supported on both Macintosh OS X and Microsoft Windows operating systems.
Includes Epson media support out of the box, and the ability to add custom media types.
Epson Print Layout:
Simplified workflow and easy colour control. Find this download on the Support tab.
Base Printing Technology
PrecisionCore TFP Print Head
8-channel, drop-on-demand, inkjet print head
Epson UltraChrome HD pigment inks, 9-ink, 8-colour (C, LC, VM, VLM, Y, LK, LLK, and PK or MK)
Printer is designed for use with Epson cartridges only, not third-party cartridges or ink.
Printer Nozzle Configuration
Color and Monochrome; 360 nozzles x 8
Enhanced Variable Droplet Technology as small as 3.5 picoliters
2880 x 1440 dpi; 1440 x 1440 dpi; 1440 x 720 dpi;
720 x 720 dpi; 720 x 360 dpi
Available resolutions vary by media type
16 x 20 in. prints from 2:02 to 6:58; Production is 4:16
20 x 30 in. prints from 3:40 to 12:25; Production is 7:36
40 x 60 in. prints from 11:15 to 40:05; Production is 24:20
Fade Resistance / Print Longevity
Color: Up to 200 years
Black-and-White: Up to 400 years
Operating Systems Supported
Macintosh: OS X 10.10x, 10.9x, 10.8x and 10.7x
Windows: 10, 8.1, 7 (32-bit, 64-bit)
Printer Interfaces & Language
One Hi-Speed USB 2.0 port (1 port)
1000Base-T Ethernet (1 port)
Printer Language & Drivers
EPSON ESC/P raster photographic drivers standard
Acoustic Noise Level
Approximately 47 dB(A) according to ISO 7779
Limited Warranty and Service
Standard one-year on-site next business day service with toll-free phone support Monday thru Friday.
Optional Epson SureColor P-Series Extended service plans available for purchase.
Epson Intelligent Ink Cartridge
Initial cartridge fill volume: 110 ml x 9 total colors (used for initial fill at setup)
Cartridge fill volume: 150 ml, 350 ml, or 700 ml each x 9 colors total
Ink cartridge shelf life (recommended): 2 years from printed production date or 6 months after open
Auto-Switching Black Ink Technology
Black ink conversion times: Matte to Photo Black: Approx. 2 min 55 sec; Photo to Matte Black: Approx. 2 min 07 sec
Ink used during conversion: Matte to Photo Black: Approx. 7.2 ml; Photo to Matte Black: Approx. 1.13 ml
Roll Media Handling
Single top loading roll: 44" wide (SC-P8000)
2 or 3 in. core diameter: User-adjustable roll media adapters
Roll cutting: High-speed internal rotary cutter; Automatic or manual
Minimum auto cut length: 5.0 in. plus top and bottom margin (5.24 in. minimum)