Considering an Inkjet Printer Upgrade? Compare the HP 5000/5500 with the Z6200 | LexJet Blog

Considering an Inkjet Printer Upgrade? Compare the HP 5000/5500 with the Z6200

The benefits of upgrading an old wide format inkjet printerThe old HP Designjet 5000/5500 series has been an industry mainstay and the workhorse at print shops all over the world. As one of the first wide format inkjet printers to combine quality and speed it was the foundation many print shops built on for their digital inkjet output.

Engineered like the proverbial tank, a lot of companies are still using them. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it, right? Perhaps, but there is a very strong case to be made to upgrade to the latest technology, as doing so will save money and time in both the short term and over time.

Many of us remember the capital investment involved in purchasing a new printer. It was, in a word, ridiculous, especially as you see just how far the printers have come and how far down prices have come down as well.

In the video embedded below, find out all the savings and increased efficiency you can realize by upgrading from a 5000/5500 to an HP Designjet Z6200

Regan has been involved in the sign and wide format digital printing industries for the past two decades as an editor, writer and pundit. With a degree in journalism from the University of Houston, Regan has reported on the full evolution of the inkjet printing industry since the first digital printers began appearing on the scene.

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