Epson has made a groundbreaking announcement with the introduction of the SureColor V1060, marking their venture into the realm of A4 UV desktop printers. Tailored for on-demand customisation of merchandise and promotional items, this innovative printer caters to the dynamic needs of retail and event environments, providing a versatile solution.
By unveiling the SureColor V1060, Epson extends a ton of possibilities for businesses, allowing them to offer diverse and personalised products, ranging from promotional items to industrial prototypes. With Epson’s hallmark cost-effectiveness, consistent high-quality imaging, and a compact design, this printer is poised to redefine the printing landscape.
The SC-V1060 facilitates direct printing on an extensive array of materials, including acrylic, metals, wood, canvas, and more, ensuring superior image quality, precise colour accuracy, and finely detailed text. Capable of handling substrates up to 297mm x 210mm (A4) and up to 70mm in thickness, it allows printing on a variety of materials.
The printer employs UV-curable UltraChrome UV ink with CMYK+White+Varnish, delivering impressive outputs on both rigid and flexible materials. The incorporation of Epson Precision Dot and Variable Sized Dot Technology (VSDT) ensures exceptional image expression and finish quality. The compact and innovative design of the SC-V1060 allows it to seamlessly fit into retail environments, making it an ideal choice where space is at a premium.
Shuhei Sato, Product Manager of the Professional Print Solutions Division at Epson Australia, expressed excitement about the SureColor V1060, describing it as an innovative printer and a game-changer in the world of UV printing. The printer features a user-friendly interface, a 4.3” touchscreen, and a fully automated cleaning system, ensuring a streamlined printing process for maximum efficiency.
Epson SureColor V1060 Key Features
- Compact and innovative design – Tailored to fit most retail environments
- Complete front operation – Offers flexibility in any workflow within limited space.
- Built-in air filtration system – Eliminates the need for additional space and cost.
- Precise line and text quality – Superior image quality with incredible detail for small applications.
- Low maintenance – Fully automated cleaning system with a fabric head wiper and no waste ink tank.
- Easy Operation – Intuitive touchscreen with animated instructions and a 140ml replaceable ink-pack system.
- Epson Edge Print Pro software – Genuine RIP offering powerful image editing tools via an easy-to-use interface.
- Epson Cloud Solution PORT– Enables live production monitoring, reporting, and job cost accounting (requires Wi-Fi or Ethernet connection)
- Reliable and Durable Design – Comes with a comprehensive on-site 1-year warranty, with an optional CoverPlus extension up to 5 years subject to PORT activation.
Epson SureColor V1060 Availability and Pricing
The SureColor V1060 UV desktop printer is expected to ship in Australia in the second half of 2024. Pricing details will be announced closer to the launch. Additionally, an A3 version of the UV desktop printer is scheduled to launch in late 2024.