High print quality, highly versatile and easy to integrate
The Xaar 1201 is a Thin Film, Piezo, Silicon Micro Electrical Mechanical System (MEMS) technology printhead for printing wide-format graphics (WFG) and textiles with dye sublimation, eco-solvent, UV or aqueous inks. It has 1280 nozzles arranged in 4 rows printing either 1 or 2 colors at 600 dpi or 4 colors at 300 dpi native resolution.
This is the perfect printhead for OEMs looking to design graphics printers for banners, signage and POS applications because it delivers a high quality of print combined with high productivity and is easy to integrate; therefore time-to-market is minimized.
The Xaar 1201 gives OEMs an assured supply and reputable, quality printhead for the WFG and textiles markets. High print speed, high accuracy, and reliability are achieved by the MEMS technology making the Xaar 1201 printhead suitable for either static or multi-pass scanning applications.
- Best-in-class print quality: the Xaar 1201 delivers a high print quality superior to other printheads in its class. 8 grey levels at 600 dpi give an apparent resolution better than 1440 dpi.
- Highly versatile: the Xaar 1201 can be configured to print 4 colors at 300 dpi or 1 or 2 colors at 600 dpi depending on the price-point and end user profile that OEMs wish to target. It jets solvent-based or aqueous inks. This means that it can be used to print a range of substrates including photo paper, vinyl, canvas, and textiles.
- Easy to integrate: the Xaar 1201 delivers simple integration for manufacturers looking for a flexible, small 4 color, yet affordable printhead for a low-cost wide-format graphics or textiles printer.