The firm HP has presented its new family of HP Latex R-series printers. It incorporates new features and solutions aimed at print service providers and integrated into a hybrid printing platform. That allows image printing in high quality on rigid and flexible materials, thanks to the use of water-based HP latex inks.
The HP Latex R-series printers offer professional color quality, which achieves more intense finishes, allowing them to make an important difference in the world of rigid printing. For this we must add, the new HP White Latex Ink, which prints in “real white” color. Achieving high quality and a glossy finish that does not get yellow over time.
The new HP Latex R-series printers also bring significant improvements in productivity and efficiency. We are talking about an improvement on both fronts of up to 50%. Something that has been possible thanks to the innovations introduced at the software level. That covers aspects such as queue management improvements and automatic updates. It also highlights a loading process and more efficient handling of multi-sheet printing materials, which contribute to increasing production significantly.
These new printers are ready to work with different applications, such as custom short-run packaging, POP corrugated displays, and printed thermoforming. Offering fine details and high image quality for saturated color on the cardboard material. They also highlight the HP Latex ink elongation capabilities when producing thermoformed printer parts.
The capabilities of R Series rigid substrates include paper and plastic, PVC foam, corrugated cardboard, acrylic, polycarbonate, compressed cardboard, honeycomb cardboard, aluminum-wood composite panel. Roll substrates include PVC banners, self-adhesive vinyl, coated paper, polypropylene, polystyrene, polycarbonate, polyester, textiles, and canvas.
Discover the new range of HP Latex R-series printers
HP Latex R-series printers offer great versatility with a unique technology that achieves the same levels of quality in both rigid and flexible campaigns. A single ink cartridge also offers a full range of vibrant HP Latex colors along with the brightest white in the industry. HP Latex White Ink was the first in the industry to recirculates white ink printing.
These are the available models:
HP Latex R2000 Plus Printer. – For increased capacity and productivity, media supplies, roll or sheet-fed configuration up to 98 inches wide (2.5 meters), printing with 5-liter high-capacity cartridges. It has the capacity to print with white ink.
HP Latex R1000 Plus Printer – Handles media up to 64 inches wide (1.64m). It also offers a roll-fed or sheet-fed configuration with 3-liter cartridges and has white ink printing capabilities.
HP Latex R1000 Printer – The new r1000 printer enables media handling up to 64 inches wide (1.64m). That also offers a sheet-fed or roll-fed setup if using a compatible accessory. It works with 3-liter cartridges and can print with white ink.