OKI has introduced a new range of commercial-standard Pro9000 Series printers that feature unique in-built digital graphic arts technology. These new graphic arts printers are based on innovative technology that challenge traditional printing processes, opening up new opportunities and on-demand revenue streams for creative businesses and print houses.
Ideal for light production and graphic arts use and with a low upfront cost, the Pro9000 Series range of A3 printers delivers outstanding print quality, faster time to market and a lower cost-per-page (cpp). Combining fast, efficient production capabilities with outstanding, commercial quality, digital colour printing, the Pro9000 Series range is perfect for graphic arts and creative businesses looking to offer more to their customers.
“Comprising vibrant four and five-colour technology and innovative printing processes, the new Pro9000 Series from OKI offers local print companies and creative businesses the flexibility to take creative printing to a whole new level while also improving their own business performance,” says Goh Yin Hwang, Country Manager of Oki Data (S) Pte Ltd – Malaysia Rep Office.
High-resolution printing of up to 1,200 x 1,200dpi, high-print speeds of up to 50ppm and unrivalled media handling capability with a choice of media up to 360gsm set the Pro9000 Series apart in the market as an ideal solution for on-demand graphic arts printing and light production, with fast turnaround and outstanding results.
The printers launched in the Pro9000 Series range are the Pro9431, Pro9541 and Pro9542 colour printers. Fully compatible with EFI Fiery® XF for advanced colour management, the Pro9431 combines brilliant four-colour High Definition CMYK printing with award-winning digital LED technology and ProQ Multi-level technology.
The innovative OKI technology used in the revolutionary Pro9541 offers the option of printing the full range of process colours with the addition of a fifth spot colour in either white or clear gloss. Meanwhile, the Pro9542 digital LED A3 five-colour printer, uniquely delivers high density white-under printing in a single pass, for stand-out results on a wide range of materials including coloured and transparent media.
“The new Pro9000 Series is unique in combining innovative OKI creative technology with advanced, high-impact colour quality and cost-saving features,” adds Goh Yin Hwang. “As well as opening the door to new creative and commercial printing opportunities, local creative agencies and printing companies also have the option to commit to a fixed cost and number of prints per month ensuring predictable pricing and controllable monthly outgoings, with no unexpected costs.”
The Pro9431, Pro9541 and Pro9542 colour printers are part of the new Pro Series line-up that is primarily targeted at sectors producing creative designs as well as those with a volume print requirement, including print houses, advertising, design and other graphic arts businesses. Each printer in the Pro Series range is designed to help businesses save money, with high-capacity consumables reducing user intervention and contributing to lower running costs.
All OKI products are built on parent company OKI Data Corporation's history of leadership and innovation. Most of OKI Data's colour printing solutions feature single pass colour as well as proprietary digital LED and HD colour technologies. These technologies allow OKI to manufacture products that require fewer moving parts for increased reliability and outstanding colour output quality.