imagePROGRAF iPF6400S: a fast, efficient 24" printer
The imagePROGRAF iPF6400S large format printer uses a LUCIA EX 8-colour pigment ink system and offers a superb combination of exceptional colour accuracy, outstanding productivity and a highly efficient workflow. With a built-in 250GB hard disk it is capable of handling large amounts of data to produce high quality prints up to 24 inches wide at super-fast speeds.
WHO IS IT FOR?
The imagePROGRAF iPF6400S will appeal to professional photographers who are looking for a superb large format printer (LFP) that delivers stunning print quality and high productivity. With easy operation, 24-inch wide print capability, and eight ink tanks for a wide colour gamut and vivid colours, the iPF6400S is a quality LFP for producing photographic prints and posters.
- 2,400x1,200dpi printing.
- 24" wide, high quality print production.
- Borderless printing up to 24".
- 8-colour LUCIA EX pigment ink system.
- ‘Fast’ and ‘Economy’ modes.
- Built-in 250GB hard disk.
- Superb image quality and print precision.
- PosterArtist Lite poster creation software.
- Print plug-ins for MS Office, Photoshop and Digital Photo Professional.
24-INCH WIDE PRINTS
If you need to produce up to A1 prints, the iPF6400S is a superb choice. With its ability to print on roll paper up to 24 inches wide, and to produce borderless prints to the full width of the roll paper, you can really make your images and posters stand out. A1 gloss prints are produced in approximately two minutes.
EIGHT LUCIA EX INK TANKS
LUCIA EX, Canon’s innovative 8-colour pigment inkjet system with image processing technology, delivers a wide colour gamut, smooth graduations, less bronzing and highly scratch-resistant prints. Users can rely on it for enhanced black reproduction and graduation expression in dark areas, resulting in the exceptional print quality required for photo print applications.
WIDE RANGE OF MEDIA OPTIONS
The media feed options provide a large range of print media width possibilities, from 0.07mm up to 1.5mm thick substrates. The creativity of paper choice is therefore not limited allowing you to select the most appropriate media to show off your images, from high gloss to backlit film, fine art rag and canvas.
BUILT-IN 250GB HARD DISK FOR HIGH EFFICIENCY
The iPF6400S has a built-in 250GB hard disk, which enables highly efficient printing, making it easier to re-print jobs and handle large amounts of data effortlessly.
FAST MODE FOR HIGH-SPEED PRINTING
The iPF6400S includes a new Fast mode that delivers high-speed, economical printing. A further saving can be made when deploying the Economy print mode, which reduces ink consumption.
EFFECTIVE COST MANAGEMENT
One of the advantages of bringing your printing in-house is the ability to reduce print costs by avoiding the use of expensive third party companies. The iPF6400S’s built-in cost management software makes it easy to track the cost of each print produced and enables users to easily calculate ROI.
EASE OF USE
A large, bright and easy-to-read LCD screen makes the iPF6400S very easy to use. The iPF6400S is suitable for use in photo studios and is Gigabit Ethernet compatible, thus enabling fast data transfer, even for data-heavy files or high volume print jobs. Straightforward roll paper loading and ink changes can be made easily from the front of the printer.
The iPF6400S comes with additional software to enhance the connectivity and capability of your large format print environment. This includes plug-Ins for MS Office, Photoshop and Digital Photo Professional.
The iPF6400S comes bundled with free PosterArtist Lite poster creation software to make it simple to produce professional looking posters.
LUCIA EX PIGMENT INKS
The iPF6400S incorporates the new 8-colour LUCIA EX pigment ink system and improved image processing technology to deliver a wider colour gamut, smoother gradation, deeper dark tones and sharper blacks with reduced bronzing. Fine details are reproduced accurately with higher print registration accuracy. Output is also highly durable with improved scratch resistance.
TWO 1-INCH PRINT HEADS
Using two 1-inch wide print heads, the iPF6400S can eject ink from 30,720 nozzles at a time. Each ink droplet is formed of four picolitres of ink to produce very fine dots on the print media, resulting in increase print resolution and smoother colour gradation. The large print heads contribute to the rapid print speeds achieved by the iPF6400S, by allowing larger areas of an image to be produced at any given time.
|Printer Type||8 Colour - 24"/609.6mm|
|Print Technology||Canon Bubblejet on Demand 6 colours integrated type (6 chips per print head x 2 print heads)|
|Number of Nozzles||Total: 30,720 - MBK/BK/M/Y: 2,560 nozzles for each colour, C/PC/PM/GY: 5,120 nozzles for each colour|
|Print Resolution||2400 x 1200dpi|
|Nozzle Pitch||1200 dpi x 2|
|Guaranteed Minimum Line Width||N/A|
|Line Accuracy||±0.1 % or less|
|Ink Droplet Size||4 Picoliter|
|Ink Capacity||Bundled Starter Ink: 90ml - BK/MBK/M/Y , 120ml - C/PC/PM/GY
Sales Ink: 130ml/300ml
|Ink Type||Pigment ink: LUCIA EX
8 colour pigment ink: BK, MBK, C, M, Y, PC, PM, GY
|OS Compatability||Windows: XP/ Vista/7/8/Server 2003/2003 R2,
Windows Server 2008 (32/64bit),
Macintosh OSX 10.5.8-OS10.8.x
|Printer Languages||GARO (Graphic Arts language with Raster Operations)|
|Standard Interfaces||USB 2.0 High-Speed
Ethernet 10/100/1000 Base-T/TX
|Printing Speed (A1 Roll, Plain Paper)||0:35 min (Fast Economy Mode)
1:56 min (Standard Mode)
|Printing Speed (A1 Roll, Coated Paper)||1.02min (Fast Mode)
1:56 min (Standard Mode)
|Printing Speed (A1 Roll, Photo Paper)||2.08min (Fast Mode)
3.08min (Standard Mode)
|Media Width||Roll paper: 203.2mm - 610mm
Cut sheet: 203.2mm - 610mm
|Media Thickness||Roll Unit: 0.07 - 0.8mm
Top Loading Manual Feed 0.07 - 0.8mm
Front Loading Manual Feed: 0.5 - 1.5mm
|Minimum Printable Length||Roll: 203.2mm,
Cut Sheet: 279.4mm
|Maximum Printable Length||18m (varies according to the OS and application)|
|Maximum Media Roll Diameter||150.0 mm|
|Paper Feed Method||Roll Feed: One Roll, top loading, front output
Top Loading Manual Feed: One sheet, front output
Front Loading Manual Feed: One sheet, front output
|Media Feed Capacity||N/A|
|Borderless Printing Width (Roll Only)||10" (254 mm), B4 (257 mm), A3+ (329 mm), 14" (356 mm), 16" (407 mm), A2 (420 mm), A2+/17" (432 mm), B2 (515 mm), A1 (594 mm), 24" (610 mm)|
|DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT|
|Physical Dimensions (W x D x H)||Main unit with Auto Roll Feed Unit (standard): 1,227 (W) x 702 (D) x 344 (H) mm;
Weight: approx. 54kg (excluding consumables and a Printer Stand) Main unit with a basket open and printer stand: 1,227 (W) x 870 (D) x 1,001 (H) mm;
Weight: approx. 70kg (excluding consumables)
Basket closed: 1,227 (W) x 751 (D) x 1,001 (H) mm; Main unit with a basket open, a printer stand and pectrophotometer: 1,227 (W) x 970 (D) x 1,001 (H) mm;
Weight: approx. 91kg (excluding consumables)
Basket close: 1,227 (W) x 875(D) x 1,001 (H) mm
|Software Included||Canon Printer Driver, Status Monitor, ExtraKit - Free Layout & iR enlargement Copy, Hot Folders, Optimised Driver for AutoCAD, Media Configuration Tool, PosterArtist Lite (PC only), Print Plug-in for Microsoft® Word/Excel/PowerPoint (PC only), Print Plug-in for Photoshop and Canon Digital Photo Professional|
|POWER AND OPERATING REQUIREMENTS|
|Power Supply||AC 220 - 240 V (50 - 60 Hz）|
|Power Consumption||Operation: 100 W or less
Power off (standby): 1W or less
Power consumption of sleep mode: 5W or less
Time to enter sleep mode: approx. 5 min
|Operating Environment||15 - 30°C, 10 - 80 % (Condensation free)|
|Noise Level (Approx.)||Operation: 49 dB (A) or less
Standby: 35 dB (A) or less
Accoustic Power: 6.4 Bels
Based on ISO 7779
|Regulations||CE mark, TUV, Gost-R (locally obtained),|
|Enviroment Certificates||ENERGY STAR (WW), RoHS directive, IT ECO Declaration (Europe), WEEE|
|What's in the Box?||2 x print heads, 1 x set of starter ink tanks: 90ml - BK/MBK/M/Y , 120ml - C/PC/PM/GY, EU/UK Power Cord, 3 inch paper core attachment, Spacer for borderless printing, Set up guide, Basic guide, User manual CD-ROM, User software CD-ROM (Mac, Win32, Win64), Carrying caution leaflet, Safety/Standard Environment leaflet, Media sample - sheets, PosterArtist Lite leaflet, PosterArtist Lite software CD-ROM, Announcement of Large Format Printer Extended Survey Program|
|Optional Items||Printer Stand - ST-28
Roll Holder Set: RH2-25
Spectrophotometer unit (iPF6400S/iPF6450): SU-21
|User Replaceable Items||Ink Tank:
130ml: PFI-106 BK/MBK/C/M/Y/PC/PM/GY
300ml: PFI-206 BK/MBK/C/M/Y/PC/PM/GY
Print Head: PF-05
Maintenance Cartridge: MC-16