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Canon Image PROGRAF iPF8400 44" Graphic Printer

Canon Image PROGRAF iPF8400 44" Graphic Printer

Printer Type 12 Colour - 44"/1117.6mm
Print Technology Canon Inkjet on Demand 6 colours integrated type (6 chips per print head x 2 print heads)
Number of Nozzles Total: 30,720 - BK, MBK, C, M, Y, PC, PM, GY, PGY, R, G, B: 2,560 nozzles for each colour x 6 colours x 2 print heads
Print Resolution 2,400 x 1,200 dpi
Nozzle Pitch 1,200 x 2 includes Non-firing nozzle detection and compensation system
Guaranteed Minimum Line Width N/A
Line Accuracy ±0.1 % or less
Ink Droplet Size 4 Picoliter per colour
Ink Capacity Bundled Starter Ink: 330ml
Sales Ink: 330ml or 700ml
Ink Type LUCIA EX 12 Colour Pigment Ink:
BK, MBK, C, M, Y, PC, PM, GY, PGY, R, G, B
OS Compatability Windows XP/Server 2003/Server 2008/Vista/7 (32/64bit),
Macintosh OSX 10.5.8-10.7.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 (A0 Roll, Plain Paper) 2.0min (Fast Mode)
3.7min (Standard Mode)
Printing Speed (A0 Roll, Coated Paper) 3.7min (Standard Mode)
7.3min (High Quality Mode)
Printing Speed (A0 Roll, Photo Paper) 6.0min (Standard Mode)
9.2min (High Quality Mode)

Buffer RAM 384 MB
Hard Drive 250 GB

Media Width Roll paper: 254 - 1,117.6 mm, Cut sheet: 203.2 - 1,117.6 mm
Media Thickness Roll Paper: 0.07 - 0.8mm
Cut Sheet: 0.07 - 0.8mm
Minimum Printable Length 203.2mm
Maximum Printable Length Roll Paper: 18 m (Varies according to the OS and application),
Cut Sheet: 1.6 m
Maximum Media Roll Diameter 150.0 mm
Paper Feed Method Roll Paper: One Roll (front-loading [front operation possible], front output),
Cut Sheet: 1 sheet Front loading and front output
Media Feed Capacity Manual Feed: 1 Sheet, Roll Feed: 1 Roll
Borderless Printing Width (Roll Only) 515 mm (JIS B2), 1,030 mm (JIS B0), 594 mm (ISO A1), 841 mm (ISO A0), 10", 14", 17", 24", 36", 42", 44"

Physical Dimensions (W x D x H) 1,893 (W) x 975 (D) x 1,144 (H) mm
Weight: approx. 143 kg (including Roll Holder Set; excluding ink and print heads)

Power Supply AC 100 - 240 V (50 - 60 Hz)
Power Consumption Operation: 190W or less,
Power off (standby): 0.5 W or less (In compliance with ErP Directive Lot.6)
Power consumption of sleep mode: 6W or less
Time to enter sleep mode: approx. 5 min
Operating Environment 15 - 30°C, 10 - 80 % (Condensation free)
Noise Level (Approx.) Operation: approx. 50dB or Less
Standby: 35dB or Less
Operation: 6.8 Bels or less Based on ISO 7779
Regulations Europe: CE mark (EN60950, EN55022 classB, EN61000-3-2, EN-61000-3-3, EN55024), Germany: TUV, Russia: Gost-R, Other Countries: CB Certification
Enviroment Certificates International Energy Star Program (WW), IT ECO Declaration (Europe), WEEE (Europe/India), RoHS directive, ErP directive, REACH, EPEAT

 A Printer Packed with Extras

The Canon iPF8400 printer comes bundled with a Print Plug-in for Adobe Photoshop, Digital Photo Professional, and Microsoft Office. The enhanced print Plug-in for Adobe Photoshop includes a new Adjustment Pattern Setting which allows for multiples of an image to be printed at once with different colour values implemented and displayed. Gallery wraps for canvas prints can now be created using the new Gallery Wrap Feature. To improve versatility, the iPF8400 has a media configuration tool which allows customers to not only utilize existing Canon-branded media, but also with third party media. By combining Canon’s technological achievements, the imagePROGRAF iPF8400 achieves consistently breath-taking, durable and long lasting prints.

Lucia EX Ink Set

The LUCIA EX Ink set is designed for dramatic photographic expression with detailed colour reproduction for exacting proofing applications. This 12-Color ink set offers a range of vibrant colours, smooth gradations and transitions, with incredibly fine detail. This specially formulated ink also offers better scratch resistance, superb black reproduction and exceptional colour stability .Combined with the printer’s various new technologies, the LUCIA EX inks have the ability to satisfy the demanding needs of the Photographic, Fine Art, Proofing and Graphics professionals. The LUCIA EX Ink system excels in reproducing colours in the blue, red, purple, yellow and green spectral ranges, providing an exceptionally large colour gamut. Vibrant, rich colours with unsurpassed detail and crisp, clean monotone images make this ink set essential for incredible photo quality output.

New Tint & Tone Controls

New tint and tone controls over the four monochromatic shades allow a user to create even more expressive blacks with smoother gradations – especially in dark areas. Found in both the Printer Driver and Print Plug-in for Adobe Photoshop, the new tone control in the monochrome photo mode includes adjustments for: Soft Tone, Middle Tone, Medium Hard Tone, Hard Tone, and Strong Hard Tone.

A tint control has also been added to the Print Plug-in for Photoshop. This new option gives users the ability to affect the white space on an image. By adding monochromatic ink to an images’ white space, the user can improve gloss control in a black and white image, allowing them greater control on how their final printed output will appear.

High Speed Printing with Fewer Passes

On best print mode, the order of ink application and layering is optimized to maintain the highest print quality with fewer passes, making this mode twice as fast. In high and standard print modes, print density within a single pass of the heads is optimized to reduce unevenness and support fewer passes as well.

New Multi-Sensor

This new printer includes an upgraded, built-in Colour densitometer that’s designed to offer even more precise calibration and Colour matching. Using a three-Colour LED and a newly developed condenser lens the sensor enables accurate recalibration of the device, allowing users to maintain a low average printer-to-printer Colour difference. Automatic Colour calibration is finished quickly after a few simple steps on the printer’s operation panel. A single Colour calibration performed with one type of media can be applied to media in all printing modes.

Colour Calibration Systemorma

The Colour Calibration Management Console is included for the centralized management of networked printers in a system from one easy to use software tool. This unique feature enables colour calibration targets created using the iPF6450 printer with optional spectrophotometer to be linked across the entire line of new 12 colour imagePROGRAF devices. A printer’s administrator can monitor and manage each printer in a remote location. Linking colour calibration targets among multiple printers allows colour calibration for custom media to be performed on printers not equipped with a Spectrophotometer Unit.

ApplicationPhoto & Fine Art Printing
Printer Size44"

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Product Description

Key Features

  • Class leading print quality and colour up to 2400 x 1200DPI with 12 colour Lucia pigment inkjet system. Choose between 330ml and 700ml to suit your workflow.
  • High quality A0 print on gloss within 6 minutes. Easy set up borderless printing
  • Hot swappable inks allowing cartridge changes mid-way through a print. No need to interrupt the workflow. Print up to 44” wide.
  • Never run out of memory again with 250GB hard drive.
  • Featuring Inbuilt Colour Calibration as well as Photoshop Plug in for Colour perfect prints every time. Support for Adobe CMM and Proof Printing.
  • Track the cost of each and every job using the new Canon cost management software
  • Enhanced performance when printing blacks or greys with Canon “Graduation Expression” and advanced Greyscale settings.
  • Keep colour consistency between devices using the new “calibration link” technology
  • Full third party RIP compatibility including ,most ICC profile based colour management systems
  • “Gallery Wrap” a brand new innovative tool specifically designed to assist the user with canvas prints including features such as “reflection” which reflects the image on the sides of the canvas.

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