Epson DFX-9000 Dot Matrix 9-pin Impact Printer
With speeds up to 1550 cps and an MTBF rating of 20,000 power-on hours (POH), the Epson DFX-9000 offers the power and durability to tackle the most demanding print tasks. Day after day, you can count on it to efficiently process everything from reports and 10-part forms to shipping documents or mailing labels.
A robust, dependable workhorse, this 9-pin, wide-format printer boasts a 400-million-character print head life and 15-million-character ribbon cartridge, which minimizes production costs and reduces the need for frequent user intervention. Its advanced paper handling capabilities make it the perfect solution for a wide variety of applications, including critical spreadsheets, checks, invoices, bar codes and more. Featuring two standard paper paths, the printer easily switches between multiple applications. Its intelligent paper sensor detects the paper width and thickness, adjusting automatically for optimum performance and high-quality results. It even features an automatic jam sensor to prevent wasting forms in the unlikely event of a paper jam.
With Parallel, Serial, and USB interfaces standard, plus a type-B slot for optional connectivity, the DFX-9000 easily attaches to new or legacy systems in stand-alone or networked environments. And, its convenient LCD display and intuitive menu selections mean setup has never been easier.
Today Epson, a leading supplier of value-added Point of Sale (POS) solutions, introduced the fastest Serial Impact Dot Matrix (SIDM) printer available in the retail industry. Designed to speed operations in the retail supply chain, the DFX-9000 high-speed forms printer is ideal for high volume, heavy-duty retail back office, warehouse and distribution facilities that require the fastest printed output in their business operations.
Designed for high reliability in lengthy, unsupervised print runs, the DFX-9000 prints reports, packing lists, shipping manifests, checks, invoices and carbonless forms up to 10-parts at speeds of up to 1550 characters per second, more than 40% faster than the Okidata® Pacemark® 4410, and more than twice as fast as the Lexmark 4227+. Combined with a lower-cost ribbon cartridge and superior forms handling features, the DFX-9000 provides retailers with an efficient workhorse at a lower total cost of ownership than the Okidata and Lexmark models.
“Epson is the largest supplier of impact printers in the world and we’re the number one printer brand in the retail industry,” said Bud Weist, Vice President of Epson sales and marketing, System Device group. “Retail customers looking for a reliable, high-volume impact printer can trust Epson to deliver a superior product for the price.”
Epson has a strong reputation for designing reliable, open-architecture point-of-sale printers that migrate easily from legacy systems. The DFX-9000 uses Epson and IBM printer languages, providing retailers with a solid upgrade alternative that offers plug and play compatibility with both legacy and new print applications. The printer outpaces competitive models, offering the fastest printing speeds available - up to 1550 cps.
Features and Benefits
With versatile 10-part forms printing and two paper paths, Epson's DFX-9000 is ideally suited for retail environments where multipart forms printing is necessary and speed and reliability are top concerns. Features include:
Ultra-fast Printing: With print speeds up to 1550 cps, the DFX-9000 is the fastest SIDM printer available. It speeds through multipart forms, reports, labels and more.
Best-in-Class Durability: 9-pin performance offers an MTBF rating of 20,000 POH at 25% duty cycle.
High-Yield Ribbon Cartridge: The easy-to-install, 15-million-character ribbon cartridge is less expensive than competitive products,
contributing to lower TCO.
Dependable Print Head: The DFX-9000 offers a 400-million-character print head life, lowering down time, and increasing TCO.
Seamless Integration & Connectivity:
With Parallel, Serial, and USB interfaces, plus a type-B slot for optional network connectivity, the DFX-9000
easily attaches to new or legacy systems, including stand-alone or networked environments.