Epson (Los Alamitos, California) has announced the availability of its new 24-inch SureColor T3170M and 36-inch SureColor T5170M Multifunction Printers (MFPs). Featuring a sleek design and compact footprint, the new printers are designed to enhance workflow and support seamless collaboration ideal for today’s remote-working environment. The models include an integrated, high-detail scanner with simple, top-loading functionality for easy copy and scanning of blueprints, technical documents, renderings and graphics. Built primarily for professionals in the construction, architecture, engineering and CAD markets, the new SureColor T3170M is available now and the SureColor T5170M will be available online in May through channel affiliates and authorized dealers. The SureColor T3170M and SureColor T5170M come equipped with an industrial-grade Epson PrecisionCore MicroTFP printhead for ultra-fast print speeds, producing accurate A1/D-size prints in as fast as 34 seconds and 31 seconds, respectfully. The integrated 600-dpi scanner and copier support enlargements and reductions, as well as enhances tracing, and offer highlight detection for scanning annotated blueprints.
The T3170M and T5170M also support easy document sharing through scanning directly to USB drives, network folders, or scan-to-email which is ideal for sending documents to team members – including remote and on-site departments, vendors and clients. Both printers include integrated wireless and Wi-Fi Direct connectivity to seamlessly print from virtually anywhere in the home or office with a smart device, or from a USB thumb drive. With enterprise security features and protocol support, employers and employees can feel secure creating and sending CAD, GIS, architectural and engineering drawings.
“A lot has changed in our work environments in the last year, and these models are ideal for businesses looking for a multifunction device that will conveniently fit into modern work-from-home and small-office environments,” said Jacob Hardin, Product Manager of Professional Imaging at Epson America. “From the small footprint to the advanced features and multifunction capabilities, the new SureColor T3170M and T5170M were designed to help industry professionals increase productivity and create stunning CAD, GIS, architectural or engineering technical drawings,” he added.