Epson has announced that its 10-colour SC-S80610 SureColor creative signage printer has achieved 98.2% of Pantone Solid Coated Colours1under the Pantone matching system, as evaluated and certified by Pantone. In addition, Epson announces the launch of the SureColor SC-P5000 17-inch printer. Designed for proofing, fine art and photography applications, the SC-P5000 can be selected with a violet or LLK inkset, and can achieve near-perfect colour matching of up to 99% of Pantone Solid Coated Colours.
Shihab Zubair, regional sales manager commented: “Pantone is the undisputed standard for colour precision, everyone knows that. So for us to be able to prove 98.2% Pantone spot colour accuracy is incredibly important. This gives the SC-S80610 a massive advantage in its field, and should assure prospective buyers that their designs will look as great in reality as they do on a computer screen.”
The printer is equipped with dual PrecisionCore TFP printheads, using new formulation UltraChrome GS3 inks and is suitable for sign makers, developers and events organisers plus speciality uses.