Analysis of Epson Popular heads
As we all know that, Epson heads as a popular head brand in inkjet digital printing area, with it’s unique micro piezo printing technology, leading the area. The micro printing technology with advantage of high printing solution, good durability, environmental, efficient-cost etc, with this advantage, Epson can design heads with high quality printing and high production printing. Now, let’s talk about some Epson popular heads.
One．EPSON F1440 (DX5)
This is a classic good print head, with price USD 860-1000 per piece, head life is about 2-3 years. And this is a head with long history also, which release in about year 2000 also.
EPSON F1440 (DX5) is the most popular heads in Epson brand, it can perfect use ink type as: water based dye ink, sublimation ink, eco solvent ink, uv ink. And the market support system for the heads are perfect and mature. Almost all printer brands has it’s printer model with Epson DX5 heads.
Two．EPSON F1080 (XP600)
It is a economical head which designed as a water based head, head life is about 3-6 month, with price USD 150- 250 per piece. Printer brands like it while they plan to make a simple printer and sold in bigquantity.
XP600 which release in about year 2018, is a head with 6 channel, the color saturation of xp600 will be worse than DX5 and i3200. But with it’s very cheap price, and moderate at stability, it is widely accept by market. It mostly used on small level eco solvent ink printer, or roll UV printer with 1.6-1.8 width, flatbed uv printer with 6040 or 9060 size.
Three．EPSON I3200 (4720)
Epson i3200 is designed as a water based head, which release in about year 2018 also, price ranges from USD 240- 300. Same as XP600, printer brands like it while they plan to make a simple printer and sold in big quantity.
I3200 head use thin film piezoelectric (TFP) technology, head life is about 9 month. The advantage of i3200 is: with more nozzles 3200, higher resolution 600 npi, jet frequency, which all higher than DX5 and xp600, then it acts better in color saturation, printing speed, and printing precise, and the price is cheap. It is popular in sublimation ink textile printing.
Four．EPSON FA06090 (Said as TFP head)
Epson TFP head release in about year 2016, use thin film piezoelectric (TFP) technology, price at USD 1800-2000. This head only used on Epson brand wide format printer, as Epson SureColor S 30680 /40680 /60680 /80680 etc.
Epson TFP head with Epson company’s high standard output, it acts brilliant at printing precision, color expression, color saturation, it’s much more better than above listed heads. The customer with high standard requirement will choose this head.
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