DNP Photo releases compact dye-sub printer

Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. (DNP) introduced its the most compact and lightweight dye-sublimation printer on the market, the DNP QW410. The 13-lb QW410 photo printer features innovative print sizes and lay-flat functionality, ideal for photo booth operators, event photographers, and ID photo solutions, the company says, adding with a reduced power consumption of approximately 35 percent, professional photographers can easily run longer battery-powered operations.

“DNP has spent a lot of time designing the new QW410 to ensure its size and features meet the needs of its customers, and we’re excited to introduce it to the market,” says Shinichi Yamashita, president, DNP Imagingcomm America Corp. “The QW410 printer is going to benefit professional photographers and photo booth operators by equipping them with a top-notch technology that will help them excel in their businesses.”

Featuring a 4.5” print head, the printer’s electronics and mechanisms allow for many print sizes. The QHD 4.5×8-inch Pano Print media provides a unique print size, without the need for cropping for 16:9 high definition aspect ratio shots. This device is also equipped with a  mechanism reducing the curl of the media, ensuring the best photo output. The QW410 offers a variety of print sizes including, 2×4”, 3×4”, 4×4”, 4×6” 4.5”x4.5”, 4.5×8” print sizes and more. It is iOS compatible with a wireless adapter.