Large-Format Inkjet Printer
The latest addition to the TrueVIS range delivers the ideal performance required for sign and graphics production.
The TrueVIS VF2-640 has a brilliant combination of super vibrant TR2 ink with new Green and Orange and the “True Rich Colour 2” preset that maximises the potential of both printer and ink and enables you to explore uncharted colours for unprecedented gamut expansion, detailed colour accuracy, and the unique ability to achieve both vividness and natural replication at the same time
Why Choose the VF2-640?
The VF2-640 is as a powerful printing solution:
- print on media up to 1,625 mm wide with combinations of up to 8 colours (including TR2 green, orange and white inks)
- print resolution of up to 1,200 dpi
- award-winning technology and ink certifications
- an enhanced and reliable RIP solution is included and an optional take-up unit.
Take production to the next level while delivering astonishing colours
New TrueVIS TR2 Ink For Vibrant Colour
In addition to CMYKLcLmLk, Orange and White, TR2 ink is now available in Green to further increase colour gamut.
Easily Handle Short Turn-Around Orders
Technology to make it easy for you to produce stunning quality work quickly and easily.
Enhance with “True Rich Colour 2”
New True Rich Colour 2 pre-set so now vibrant colour can be combined with neutral greys, smooth gradations and natural skin tones to create stunning graphics.
Includes VersaWorks 6 Software For Efficient Production
An intuitive interface for smooth operation and job management and 64-bit native support and dual-core operation for processing files with precision and speed.
Efficient Printing and Cutting Workflow
For superior reliability, the VF2-640 is fully compatible when paired with Roland DG cutting devices such as the GR-640, and print/cut data can be handled by VersaWorks 6 for efficient production of stickers and labels.
New TrueVIS TR2 Ink for Vibrant Colour
In addition to CMYKLcLmLk, Orange and White, new TR2 ink is now available in Green to further increase colour gamut. Orange in general adds high visibility and impact to printed graphics and offers a warm and welcoming glow with positive emotions, while green adds natural comfort and relaxed confidence for smooth communications.
To maximise the effect of these new colour inks, a new Multi-Process Colour Function has been developed to enable using Orange and Green inks as process colours for richer visual expression.
Enhance your Business with “True Rich Color 2”
In order to take full advantage of the VF2-640 superior colour reproduction capability and the wider colour gamut provided by new TR2 ink, we developed a new True Rich Colour preset. Now vibrant colour can be combined with neutral greys, smooth gradations and natural skin tones to create stunning graphics. This pioneering print quality is unequalled for durable graphics.
Four Roland DG FlexFire printheads maximise printing performance so that even the highest speed setting delivers neutral greys, vivid colours, and smooth skin tones.
Two Take-up Modes
An optional take-up unit supports two modes according to the type of media chosen, securing take-up stability for smooth post processing.
New Media Clamp
A new media clamp allows sheet cutting without removal.
A Nozzle Mask function allows you to continue printing even when a nozzle is clogged with ink.
Roland DG Mobile Panel 2
Allows you to test print, clean and troubleshoot the VF2-640 from your tablet or smartphone.
Smarter, More Seamless Operation
To enhance user experience and streamline the entire printing operation, we fine-tuned the VF2-640’s design, job sequences, software functions, operation panel and maintenance procedures.
In addition to the built-in control panel, the Roland DG Mobile Panel 2 lets you perform control panel functions, including test printing and cleaning, while checking the user manual from your smartphone or tablet using a Bluetooth connection.
Choose TrueVIS TR2 ink for Reliability, Durability and Safety
The VF2-640 with TR2 ink is certified for long-lasting results by 3M™ MCS™ Warranty, providing your customers with the assurance of the quality and reliability of their graphics.
The VF2-640 with TR2 ink is also certified by the Avery ICS Performance Guarantee which provides protection for up to 4 years outdoors and up to 7 years indoors.
In addition, the VF2-640 with TR2 ink is certified GREENGUARD Gold for safe indoor graphic applications.
Includes VersaWorks 6 RIP Software
The new VersaWorks 6 bundled RIP software is designed to simplify operation while maximizing the power of your VF2-640 and other Roland DG devices. Features include:
- A Harlequin RIP dual-core engine with support for PDF 2.0 and native 64-bit processing provides accurate rendering of PDFs with shadows and transparencies
- Five print queues and the ability to save and store unlimited queue settings
- Special Colour Plate Generation lets you auto-generate White ink layers
- In combination with a Cutter the newly developed Job Assistant function can layout and edit required cutting lines in VersaWorks 6
- Built-in Pantone® and Roland Colour spot colour libraries
- Colour matching function to easily match colours between VF2-640 printers as well as TrueVIS series VG2-640/540 printer/cutters when the same ink types are used. Also allows easy correction of colour differences caused by aging printers or replacement print heads as well.
- To maximise the effect of the new colour inks, this new Multi-Process Colour Function also uses Orange and Green inks as process colours for richer visual expression.
Quick and Easy Spot Colour Matching
Orange process colour options offer you the ability to hit specific oranges and reds with “142 spot colours” available in the new Roland Color System Library.
New Green process colour options offer the ability to hit specific greens with “122 new spot colours” available in the new Roland Color System Library.
|Printing method||Piezo ink-jet method|
|Media||Width||259 to 1,625 mm|
|Thickness||Max. 1.0 mm with liner|
|Roll outer diameter||Max. 210 mm|
|Roll Weight||Max. 40 kg|
|Core diameter (*1)||76.2 mm or 50.8 mm|
|Printing width||Max. 1,615 mm|
|Printing resolution||Max. 1200 dpi|
|Ink||Type||TrueVIS INK TR2 500 cc pouch (White 250 cc)|
|Colour||Eight colours (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black, Light Cyan, Light Magenta, Light Black and White)|
|Eight colours (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black, Light Cyan, Light Magenta, Light Black and Orange)|
|Eight colours (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black, Light Black, Orange, Green and White)|
|Seven colours (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black, Light Black, Orange and Green)|
|Four colours (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black)|
|Distance accuracy (when printing) (*2)||Error of less than ±0.3% of distance travelled or ±0.3 mm (±11.8 mil), whichever is greater|
|Media heating system (*3)||Print heater set temperature: 30 to 45°C (86 to 112°F) Dryer set temperature: 30 to 50°C (86 to 122°F)|
|Connectivity||Ethernet (100BASE-TX/1000BASE-T, automatic switching)|
|Power-saving function||Automatic sleep feature|
|Power requirements||AC 100 to 120 V ±10%, 8.0 A, 50/60 Hz or AC 220 to 240 V ±10%, 4.1 A, 50/60 Hz|
|Power consumption||During operation||Approx. 1090 W|
|Sleep mode||Approx. 40 W|
|Acoustic noise level||During operation||63 dB (A) or less|
|During standby||53 dB (A) or less|
|Dimensions (with stand)||2945 (W) × 730 (D) × 1310 (H) mm|
|Environment||During operation||Temperature: 20 to 32°C (68 to 90°F), humidity: 35 to 80%RH (no condensation)|
|Not operating||Temperature: 5 to 40°C (41 to 104°F), humidity: 20 to 80%RH (no condensation)|
|Included items||VersaWorks 6 RIP Software, exclusive stands, power cable, media clamps, media holders, replacement blade for separating knife, manuals, etc.|
*1 The media holders of this machine are designed to be used exclusively with media that has a paper tube (core) with an inner diameter of 76.2 mm (3 in.). To use 50.8 mm (2 in.) media, the optional media flanges are required.
*2 Media type: Media specified by Roland DG Corporation. Temperature: 25°C (77°F), humidity: 50%RH. Roll media must be loaded correctly. Excluding expansion/contraction of the media. Not assured when the print heater or dryer is used. Assumes all correction and adjustment functions of the machine have been used properly. Print travel: 1m.
*3 Warm-up is required after power up. This may require 5 to 20 minutes, depending on the operating environment.Depending on the ambient temperature and media width, the set temperature may not be reached.
Specifications, designs and dimensions listed may be subject to change without notice.
Due to the nature of white ink, the pigment in this ink will settle in the cartridge and ink ﬂow system, requiring you to shake the cartridge before each use. Outdoor durability is three years for CMYKLcLmLkOrGr inks, and one year for White ink, depending on the media used.
|VersaWorks 6 System Requirements|
|Operating system||Windows® 10 (32/64 bit), Windows® 8.1 (32/64 bit), Windows® 7 Ultimate / Professional (32/64 bit)|
|CPU||Intel® Core™2 Duo, 2.0 GHz or faster recommended|
|RAM||2 GB or more recommended|
|Video card and monitor||A resolution of 1280 x 1024 or more recommended|
|Free hard-disk space (HDD/SSD)||40 GB or more recommended|
|Hard-disk file system||NTFS format|
|Optical drive||DVD-ROM drive|
|Other||Internet connection recommended|
|TR2-CY||TrueVIS INK Cyan, 500 cc|
|TR2-MG||TrueVIS INK Magenta, 500 cc|
|TR2-YE||TrueVIS INK Yellow, 500 cc|
|TR2-BK||TrueVIS INK Black, 500 cc|
|TR2-LC||TrueVIS INK Light Cyan, 500 cc|
|TR2-LM||TrueVIS INK Light Magenta, 500 cc|
|TR2-LK||TrueVIS INK Light Black, 500 cc|
|TR2-OR||TrueVIS INK Orange, 500 cc|
|TR2-GR||TrueVIS INK Green, 500 cc|
|TR2-WH||TrueVIS INK White, 250 cc|
|TR2-CL||TrueVIS Cleaning Liquid, 500 cc|
Automated Take-Up System
TU4-64 [For VF2-640]
Heater and Blower
DU2-64 [For VF2-640]
AC 100 to 120 V ±10%, 5.5 A, 50/60 Hz AC 220 to 240 V ±10%, 3 A, 50/60 Hz