WIDE FORMAT PRINTERS AND PLOTTERS
WIDE FORMAT SCANNERS
WIDE FORMAT MFP'S
FILING & STORAGE SYSTEMS
Improve your originals with Nextimage 5
Nextimage 5 is more than just a scanning software, its the control centre of this system. With the ability to scan, copy, print and edit files it transformers your scanner into a MFD. Designed to optimize results for every use Nextimage brings out unseen details and restores even the faintest originals. Scan in vibrant colour in sRGB, Adobe RGB or even full 48 bit.
Scan, Enhance, Save
With SnapScan you scan, enhance and save your originals in a single flow. No rescanning needed. It is the perfect link between your scanner, digital storage, existing applications, and your printers.
Key features with Nextimage scanning software
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Contex HD iFLEX
The large flatbed surface, fast scanning speeds and ultra flexible design makes the HD iFLEX the perfect solution for the demanding user. Protect fragile originals by placing them gently on the scanner bed or utilize the flexibility to scan books, textile, wood, original artwork.
Canon iPF PRO 4000s
The 8-color 44-inch imagePROGRAF PRO-4000S printer designed for the poster and signage markets exceeds expectations for speed and color consistency in a large format production printer. The use of a new 1.28-inch wide 12-channel integrated compact print head, LUCIA PRO ink set , a high-precision mechanical platform and the L-COA PRO high-speed image processing engine achieves a balance between high-speed printing and exceptional print quality.
FLEXIBLE DESIGN MEANS ENDLESS OPPORTUNITIES
Combine materials like never before. You can place anything on the scanner bed and let the HD iFLEX do the scanning. The HD iFLEX supports scanning any shape or size and can be used to scan original artwork, create product catalogs or make digital archives of your most fragile originals.
UP TO A1/D- SIZE ORIGINALS
A simple guide in Nextimage will help scanning documents twice the size of the scan bed. Simply place the documents and follow the guide. This truly makes the HD iFLEX an A1 scanner in a A2 size.
BOOK SCANNING AT A VERY REASONABLE COST
The Contex HD iFLEX gives you a very beneficial ROI, keeping the outstanding, renowned Contex CCD quality.
WHEN THE IMAGE IS A SHAPE - LIGHT IS THE SOLUTION
Shadows are normally unwanted when scanning originals with folds and other shapes. The iFLEX scanner has ultra-bright LED light that best emulates natural light in a flatbed design and eliminates unwanted shadows in your originals. When scanning shapes, like brail, carvings or plants, the light source is carefully designed to capture the shadows that make up the shapes of the objects. We call this Natural Light.
IMAGINATION IS THE ONLY LIMIT
The large flatbed surface provides flexibility like never before. Scan up A2/C-size originals of any size or shape – or scan documents up to A1/D-size. The flatbed surface is un-restricting and supports originals in unlimited thickness. You can even place multiple items and scan them into single or multipage image files using our award winning Nextimage software.
KEY TECHNOLOGIES IN CONTEX HD iFLEX
As the world’s largest developer and producer of wide format imaging solutions, Contex leads the market with innovative technology and advanced scan and copy software solutions. The HD iFLEX scanner utilizes a long list of key technologies unique to a Contex scanner.
The HD Ultra series scanners captures all details with advanced 48-bit CCD technology. By combining CCD with Contex Natural Light and high quality camera optics you are ensured the best possible results in every scan.
Adobe RGB, Device RGB and sRGB
Contex HD Ultra scanners have several different options for color space. In addition to the common sRGB the HD Ultra also offers color spaces with wider gamut as preferred by color specialists.
Adobe RGB and Device RGB has a larger color gamut than sRGB, hereby allowing differences in very bright and saturated colors to be maintained in the file.
X-RITE ICC PROFILES
Using X-Rite generated profiles ensures the highest possible color accuracy for the demanding customers. X-Rite is the global leader in color science and technology.
Delivering 3 times the bandwidth of USB2, our unique Gigabit Ethernet implementation with xDTR2 is lightning fast and accelerates workflows even further via network sharing, where scans can be controlled from any computer.
Scan AreaMaximum Media ThicknessInterfaceDevice DriversPower RequirementsWeight & Dimensions (L x W x H)Optical ResolutionScan Speed Colour / Gray / MonoData CaptureSoftwareMaximum Image SizeAccuracyNetwork WorkflowCertifications / complianceMaximum ResolutionCCD CameraColour SpaceFile FormatsNextimage TwainPower Consumption(Ready / Power / Scanning)18 x 24" (457 x 610 mm)UnlimitedUSB with xDTR and Gigabit Ethernet32 and 64-bit Windows 8, 7, XP and Vista100-240V, 60/50Hz, 80W34kg. 50 x 25 x 9" (128 x 63 x 22 cm)600 dpiFull scan bed in 4 seconds48-bit/16-bitNextimage Multi-Function Software - Scan, Copy, Print24 x 36" (610 x 914 mm)0.1% +/- 1 pixelPull / PushRoHS, cUL, CE, COSTUMS-UNION, CCC, VCCI, KC, BSMI, Ukr, ENERGY STAR Certified9600 dpi1 x 4 linear colour CCD's (R,G,B and Gray)Adobe RGB / Device RGB / RAW RGB / sRGBTIF, JPG, PDF, DWF, CALS, BMP, JPEG-2000(JP2), JPEG2000 Extended(JPX), TIF-G3, TIF-G4, others32-bit TWAIN application driver included for use with EDM and other imaging software18W / <2.5W / 45W - ENERGY STAR certified
Canon thought of every detail when it came to building the ultimate large-format production printer—no-touch media loading, torque control on the Take-up unit, a Sub-Ink Tank System, and a compact size reaching a whole new level of performance.
NEWLY DEVELOPED PRINT HEAD
The PF-10, a 1.28”-wide print head with 18,432 nozzles equipped with anti-clogging FINE technology generates fast print speeds while reducing the possibility of clogging. Ink ejection conditions are precisely checked by 27 sensors, and if a clog is detected, another nozzle will automatically provide back-up.
To enhance print performance, the 8-colors utilize all 12 ink channels in the print head. The LUCIA PRO ink is arranged in a mirror layout on the print head, symmetrically arranging the most important colors: C, M, Y, and MBK. This layout allows for the same ejection order of the four key colors during the bidirectional printing process resulting in denser ink placement and faster prints speeds.
This new print head is wider than previous imagePROGRAF print heads requiring models to only have one instead of two. Having only one print head means a more compact printer that achieves faster print speeds while maintaining high print quality.
MULTIFUNCTION ROLL SYSTEM
The optional Multifunction Roll System is a versatile media handling solution system that enables either a second roll of media to be loaded on the printer, or the unit can be configured as a bi-directional media Take-up unit.
Dual –Roll Feeding: The dual-roll feeding mechanism enables users to load a second roll of a different media type and size so that users can simultaneously switch from printing on matte to gloss paper without pausing their work to reload. Additionally, the second roll can be used to support high-volume printing be enabling two rolls of the same media to be fed to the printer.
Bi-Directional Rewinding: The Multifunction Roll System may also be configured by the operator as a take-up unit to rewind longer printouts. The user can choose to rewind media with the printed surface on the outside or the inside of the roll, thereby supporting “bi-directional rewinding”.
SUB-INK TANK SYSTEM
The Sub-Ink Tank System allows all of the available ink in a tank to be used before having to replace it, helping eliminate any wasted ink. The empty tanks can also be replaced on-the-fly without stopping the printer. This is extremely useful during your long print jobs.
Stay Connected. A first for the imagePROGRAF large-format printers, Wi-Fi connectivity is now standard with the imagePROGRAF PRO Series
EFFORTLESS MEDIA LOADING
Loading media on a Canon larger format printer has never been easier. Simply set the roll holder in the printer, rotate the roll holder handles and let the media automatically feed into the printer. No need to touch the paper; decreasing the risk of creasing and blemishes.
• New 1.28" print head
• New LUCIA PRO 8-colour ink system
• New, high-speed L-COA PRO processor
• High-precision unibody design
• Multifunction Roll System (optional on the PRO-4000S)
• Multipositional basket
• High-capacity ink tanks
• Advanced software and workflow solutions
• Compact design
• Wi-Fi connectivity
• Direct USB drive printing
• Sub-Ink Tank System
LUCIA PRO INK SET
The new LUCIA PRO ink set adopts newly formulated, microencapsulated 8-colour pigment inks. These inks help you achieve fantastic colour reproduction, image clarity, and fine lines, all ideal for creating vivid posters
and advertising displays.
This new ink set helps:
• Enhance red colour performance
• Reduce graininess
• Enhance dark area reproduction
The color calibration function is designed to produce consistent color reproduction. This new printer includes an upgraded, built-in color densitometer that offers precise calibration and color matching. Using a three-color LED and newly developed condenser lens the sensor enables accurate recalibration of the device, allowing you to maintain a low average printer-to-printer color difference. The color calibration is finished quickly after a few simple steps on the printer’s operation panel. A single color calibration performed with one type of media can be applied to media in all printing modes.
HIGH PRECISION MECHANICAL PLATFORM
The newly engineered unibody structure provides a strong platform for stable print head scanning, resulting in precise ink droplet placement. The perfect combination of speed and high-quality printing is achieved with
this new design.
L-COA PRO IMAGE PROCESSOR
The imagePROGRAF printers are powered by the L-COA PRO high-speed image processing engine. With three new processing chips, this high-precision control engine performs the processing of massive image data, and controls the optimal ink layout that produces high resolution prints.
NEW OPERATION PANEL
The 3.5", color, LCD touch-panel makes it easy to view printer information as well as perform commands easily.
PRINT FROM USB THUMB DRIVE
PDF and JPEG files can be directly printed on the imagePROGRAF PRO Series from a USB thumb drive. Simply input the thumb drive into the USB port on the printer, preview the image on the operation panel, and print!
Fast and easy printing without the use of a computer.
The PRO Series printers offer choices on how prints will be outputted based on the type and quantity being produced. Each comes standard with a multipositional basket that can be configured as any of the following:
• Catch basket
• Flatbed stacker
• Slope (used to display a print)
In today’s printing environment, it’s more important than ever to understand how much ink and media each print job is costing your business. Both Mac and Microsoft compatible, Accounting Manager serves as a powerful
feature to accurately manage print costs. You can now track the amount of ink and paper being consumed for large-format printing for up to 50 printers!
PRINT STUDIO PRO
Creating large-format prints is now easier with the introduction of Print Studio Pro for imagePROGRAF large-format printers. This software offers features that streamline your printing workflow.
• Ability to print multiple-up images
• Large preview screen
• Import multiple images and make batch edits that apply to all
• 16-bit printing workflow
QUICK UTILITY TOOLBOX
Quick Utility Toolbox is home to all the Canon PRO Series printer software and tools.
DIRECT PRINT AND SHARE
Sharing ideas has never been easier with Canon’s Direct Print & Share software. Direct Print and Share is a cloud portal and batch printing solution that helps you to expand your printing workflow. Included with the printer, this software allows you to upload documents to your account using any WebDAV compliant¹cloud service, and have these documents printed from almost anywhere. Easily share and/or print .cpfx PosterArtist, PDF, TIFF, JPEGs, and HP-GL/2 files, through the user-friendly interface. In addition, you can set-up hot folders on your desktop by clicking the Shortcut Print feature, then simply drag and drop the files you wish to print into these folders and the job will start automatically. You can even set up multiple folders, each with their own customized settings, allowing for multiple jobs to be run with ease.
ADDITIONAL SOFTWARE AVAILABLE
• Print Plug-In for Microsoft Office
• PosterArtist Lite
• Media Configuration Tool
• Direct Print & Share
• PosterArtist (optional)
|Canon iPF PRO-4000S Specifications|
|Printer Type||8-Colour 44-inch Printer|
|Number of Nozzles||Total: 18,432|
All Colours: 1,536 nozzles each
|Nozzle Pitch||600 dpi x 2|
|Nozzle Recovery System||Non-firing nozzle detection and compensation|
|Print Resolution||2400 x1200 dpi (Max)|
|OS Compatibility||32bit: Windows® (Vista/7/8, 8.1/10) 64bit: Windows® (Vista/7/8, 8.1/10) Mac (OS X 10.7.5-10.11)|
|Standard Interfaces||USB 2.0 High-Speed|
|Ink Droplet Size||4 picoliter|
|Ink Capacity||160ml, 330ml or 700ml per colour|
|Ink Type||LUCIA PRO Ink (Pigment based)|
|Colour Set||Photo Black, Matte Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Photo Cyan, Photo Magenta, Gray|
|Hard Drive||320 GB|
|Media Width||Cut Sheet: 8" - 44"|
Roll: 8" - 44"
|Media Thickness||Roll: 0.07 - 0.8 mm (2.8 - 31.5mil)|
|Maximum Roll Print Length||59 Feet (18 meters)|
|Maximum Media Roll Diameter||6.7 (170mm)|
|Borderless Printing Width||10, 14, 17, B2 (20.3/515 mm), A1 (23.4/594mm), A0 (33.11841mm), 24, 36, B0 (40.6/1,030mm), 42,44|
|Paper Feed Method||Roll Feed: One Roll, Front-loading, Front Output Manual Feed: Front-loading, Front Output|
|Languages||Swift Graphic Raster (SGRaster)|
|Noise Level Approx||Operation: 49 dB (A) or less|
Acoustic Power: Approx. 6.6 Bels or less
|Physical Dimensions||46.0 (H) x 62.7 (W) x 38.7 (D) (with basket open)|
|Weight||Approx.267 lbs (roll holder included, no inks, no print heads)|
|Power Source||AC-100-240V (50-60Hz)|
|Power Consumption||Maximum: 107W or less|
Standby: 1.8W or less
Power Off: .5W or less (Compliant with Executive Order)
|Operating Environment||Temperature: 59°-86° F (15°-30° C)|
Relative Humidity - 10-80% (No Condensation)
|User-replaceable items||Print Head (PF-10) |
Maintenance Cartridge (MC-30)
Ink Tanks (PFI-1100/PFI-1300/PFI-1700)
|Software Included||imagePROGRAF Printer Driver, Quick Utility Toolbox, Accounting Manager, Device Management Console, Media Configuration Tool, PosterArtist Lite (PC only), Printer Driver Extra Kit (Free Layout and Advanced Preview), Print Plug-in for Microsoft Word/Excel/PowerPoint (PC only), Gallery Wrap Feature|