Developed to deliver wide color gamuts with accuracy and redesigned for enhanced performance and reliability, the SureColor P5000 Standard Edition 17" Wide-Format Inkjet Printer from Epson is a tool that will satisfy some of the most demanding professionals, including photographers, artists, and graphic designers. Utilizing the latest PrecisionCore TFP printhead and Epson Precision Dot screening technologies, the P5000 will create sharp 17"-wide prints at a resolution up to 2880 x 1440 dpi and with a wide gamut thanks to a 10-color pigment-based UltraChrome HDX ink system, which includes orange and green inks and change achieve black 1.5 times denser than earlier generations. This Standard Edition features a three-level black ink system that includes Light Light Black in order to provide smooth gradations with the Advanced Black-and-White Photo Mode.
In order to ensure smooth operation, the P5000 offers multiple auto-switching capabilities. The first of these is auto-switching black ink, which will allow users to move from photo black to matte black, and vice versa, without needing to physically replace their cartridges or heads. The second is auto-switching media handling, allowing users to go from a top-loading roll feed path with BorderFree support to a front cassette for sheet media. Other loading options include single-sheet top loading and straight-through path for media up to 1.5mm thick. An automatic cutter is built into the unit as well to assist with roll media. Additionally, it features a 2.7" LCD screen to check and change settings while it offers both USB 2.0 and Ethernet connectivity options.
=> Updated Design
Thanks to an updated physical design, the SureColor P5000 will provide vastly improved performance and reliability. This includes improved dust and static control for reduced print head maintenance as well as an ink-repellant surface coating to minimal nozzle maintenance. Other technology includes a PrecisionCore TFP print head for higher efficiency and reliability with Precision Dot screening algorithm controls size and mix of droplets for high-quality prints.
=> Epson 10-Color UltraChrome HDX Pigment Ink Set
Epson's UltraChrome HDX pigment ink technology uses 10 colors, including orange and green, to produce images with a wide gamut and accurate colors. This redeveloped ink offers vastly improved print permanence ratings and the black inks are now 1.5 times denser than the previous generation. This Standard Edition of the printer also includes a Light Light Black ink for a three-level black ink set that will help produce smooth gradations in both color and black-and-white prints. Additionally, the ink comes in large 200mL cartridges.
=> Advanced Media Handling
Able to work with a variety of media up to 17" wide, the SureColor P5000 is an excellent wide-format option for users looking to print large. It features auto-switching between the roll media feed and a front paper cassette for working with multiple types of media without needing to physically swap it out. Also, it has a high-speed rotary cutter for assist with roll media. Additionally, the top-loading roll path support BorderFree printing at 8", 10", 11", 13", 14", 16", 16.5", and 17" widths. Also, sheet media can be loaded in the front cassette or a single-sheet top loading and straight-through path for media up to 1.5mm thick.
=> Optional SpectroProofer will help ensure color accuracy throughout product's lifetime.
=> ENERGY STAR 2.0 and RoHS certifications.
=> 2.7" LCD screen for operation.