Epson Adds New SureColor T-Series Printers

New 24- and 36-in. machines can be used for indoor signage.

Epson America (Los Alamitos, CA) has announced a pair of additions to its SureColor T-Series wireless printers with integrated scanners: the 24-in. SureColor T3170M and 36-in. SureColor T5170M.

According to an Epson spokesperson, the SureColor T3170M and SureColor T5170M can be used for creating signage – particularly CDC signs – that can be propped up at restaurants and small shops. These new multifunction machines also scan blueprints and drawings, make large copies, share high-quality technical documents, and can “conveniently fit into modern work from home and small office environments allowing for seamless team collaboration across CAD, architecture, engineering, and corporate graphics workflows,” per a release.

The SureColor T3170M and SureColor T5170M have a variety of features intended to help create CAD, GIS, architectural, or engineering technical drawings, including:

  • Ultra-fast Print Speeds – The SureColor T3170M and SureColor T5170M produce A1/D-size prints in as fast as 34 seconds and 31 seconds, respectively
  • High-Detail Integrated Scanner – Easily scan and share documents; up to 600 dpi scanner with highlight detection to accurately scan annotated blueprints and drawings
  • Compact, Clean Design – Sleek, compact design enhances workspaces
  • Durable, Instant-Dry Prints – Archival-quality, all-pigment-based UltraChrome XD2 inks deliver brilliant color, crisp lines, and smudge and water-resistant prints
  • Versatile Print Media Handling – The SureColor T3170M and SureColor T5170M accommodate rolls and cut sheets up to 24- and 36-in.-wide, respectively; the auto-sheet feeder accommodates sheets up to 11 x 17-in.
  • Easy to Operate with Robust Standalone Copy Features – Large, intuitive 4.3-in. LCD screen simplifies operation and includes the ability to make copies of large drawings or blueprints directly from the control panel without the need of a computer
  • Print & Scan from Virtually Anywhere in Your Home or Office – Easily print from or scan to USB thumb drives, as well as print from tablets, smartphones, and more with integrated wireless plus router-free Wi-Fi Direct printing
  • Extreme Print Quality and Precision – PrecisionCore MicroTFP printhead with Precision Droplet Control for outstanding clarity; up to 2,400 dpi printing resolution captures annotations, lines, and image detail with incredible accuracy
  • Outstanding Productivity – Change cartridges less often with high-capacity ink cartridges up to 50 ml (color) and 80 ml (Black)
  • Enterprise Security Features and Protocol Support – Supports secure PDF printing from PCs and scanning of secure PDFs to USB thumb drives and shared folders, no computer needed.

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Epson America Adds SureColor T3170M and SureColor T5170M

Epson America Adds SureColor T3170M and SureColor T5170M

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