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Our medical printers set the standard for rapid, reliable hard copy documentation in

a wide range of healthcare environments. Validated by major modality manufacturers, you will find our comprehensive printer
family delivering high quality, lasting prints in applications including ultrasound, radiology, endoscopy, ophthalmology and microsurgery.

Sony’s proven direct thermal print technology enables precise reproduction of black and white images, with quick print delivery and accurate grey scale reproduction. For colour printing, Sony’s advanced dye sublimation technology assures fade-free colour prints with a wide, accurate tonal range.

Integration is simplified by a wide range of interfaces and support for multiple operating systems. Our wireless printing solution provides extra workflow flexibility, enabling cable-free printer connection in the operating room, ultrasound suite or consulting room.

Sony UP-991AD
Sony UP-991AD

Accepts both digital and analogue video input signals

The UP-991AD can receive digital as well as analogue signals, allowing the printer to support both types of C-arm system. It also can receive signals from two different integrated systems – i.e. analogue from a C-arm and digital from an ultrasound system.

High quality printing

Using Sony’s direct thermal printing technology, the UP-991AD delivers photo-quality black & white prints with a high resolution of approximately 325 dpi.

High speed printing

In standard mode, the UP-991AD can deliver a print in approximately 8 seconds.

 

More compact, more visible

The UP-991AD has a compact design with dimensions of approximately 316 (W) x 132.5 (H) x 265 (D) mm (12 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches) – 40mm smaller in depth than its predecessor. At the same time, the size of the LCD display panel is increased, and the control panel features a white LED backlight that offers clear visibility regardless of ambient light levels.

Enhanced operability

All function keys of the UP-991AD are located on the front panel, allowing easy setup and operation when the printer is installed in a medical cart. In addition, separate knobs on the front panel allow easy adjustment of both contrast and brightness and an auto lock function that prevents inadvertent alteration of settings.

Blue transparent film and black border mode

Images can be printed on blue transparent film with an optional black border if desired.

Automatic detection of media type

The printer automatically detects whether film or paper media has been loaded, eliminating the need to manually adjust settings when changing print media.

Automatic media cutter

The printer automatically cuts paper or film media to size when printing is completed.

Multi-picture modes

As well as printing a single picture, the UP-991AD also offers a choice of two-, four- and six-way split printing of images on a single sheet when connected to an analogue video signal. The ‘Multi’ button on the front panel allows quick switching between ’Single-picture’ and ‘Multi-picture’ modes. With digital input signals, the printer can provide two or four split pictures on one sheet (NB: Multi button does not function with digital input).

Panoramic printing

When connected to a digital signal, the UP-991AD can produce panoramic prints up to a maximum of 600mm long.

Visual print quality control

Optimum print settings can be compared and chosen from a ‘collage’ print of nine pictures with different values for brightness, contrast, tone or sharpness.

 

The UP-991AD can store either the printed image or captured video frame on a USB flash drive inserted into the USB port on the front of the printer. Stored images can be in colour, provided that the input signal is in colour and Colour mode (for better B&W printing of colour images) is chosen.

Wireless Printing Capability*

The optional UPA-WU10 Wireless Print System allows cable-free connection between the UP-991AD and surgical endoscopes, ultrasound systems, and other hospital imaging modalities. This is ideal for busy clinical environments, where modalities are constantly being moved between different OR and treatment rooms. This all-in-one wireless printing solution also resolves the problem of limited space on medical carts, allowing connection between a medical imaging modality and an ‘off-cart’ printer without requiring a lengthy USB cable.

UP-971AD
UP-971AD

Fast, high quality black & white printing from both analogue and digital imaging inputs onto paper

The UP-971AD is a compact black and white printer designed for use with both analogue and digital radiology imaging systems such as mobile C-arm, ultrasound, cardiac catheterisation laboratory and other compatible medical imaging systems.

Smaller than its predecessor (the UP-970AD), it provides high-quality hard copies of still images captured by the imaging system, that can then be used as reference prints for patient record purposes or referrals. (Please note that images printed from the UP-971AD are not to be used for diagnosis).

Printing options are expanded with a choice of Multi-picture modes for multiple images on a single sheet, plus a panoramic printing capability to produce extra-wide images.

Wireless Printing Capability

By using the optional UPA-WU10* Wireless Print System, you can achieve cable-free connection between the Sony digital printer with 5V USB output port**, mobile C-arm and other hospital imaging modalities.

Accepts both digital and analogue video input signals

The UP-971AD can receive digital as well as analogue signals, allowing the printer to support both types of C-arm system. It also can receive signals from two different integrated systems – i.e. analogue from a C-arm and digital from an ultrasound system.

High quality printing

Using Sony’s direct thermal printing technology, the UP-971AD delivers photo-quality black & white prints with a high resolution of approximately 325 dpi.

High speed printing

In standard mode, the UP-971AD can deliver a print in approximately 8 seconds.

More compact, more visible

The UP-971AD has a compact design with dimensions of approximately 316 (W) x 132.5 (H) x 265 (D) mm (12 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 12 inches) – 40mm smaller in depth than its predecessor. At the same time, the size of the LCD display panel is increased, and the control panel features a white LED backlight that offers clear visibility regardless of ambient light levels.

Enhanced operability

All function keys of the UP-971AD are located on the front panel, allowing easy setup and operation when the printer is installed in a medical cart. In addition, separate knobs on the front panel allow easy adjustment of both contrast and brightness and an auto lock function that prevents inadvertent alteration of settings.

Multi-picture modes

As well as printing a single picture, the UP-971AD also offers a choice of two-, four- and six-way split printing of images on a single sheet when connected to an analogue video signal. The ‘Multi’ button on the front panel allows quick switching between ’Single-picture’ and ‘Multi-picture’ modes. With digital input signals, the printer can provide two or four split pictures on one sheet (NB: Multi button does not function with digital input).

Panoramic printing

When connected to a digital signal, the UP-971AD can produce panoramic prints up to a maximum of 600mm long.

Visual print quality control

Optimum print settings can be compared and chosen from a ‘collage’ print of nine pictures with different values for brightness, contrast, tone or sharpness.

 

Wireless Printing Capability*

The optional UPA-WU10 Wireless Print System allows cable-free connection between the UP-971AD and surgical endoscopes, ultrasound systems, and other hospital imaging modalities. This is ideal for busy clinical environments, where modalities are constantly being moved between different OR and treatment rooms. This all-in-one wireless printing solution also resolves the problem of limited space on medical carts, allowing connection between a medical imaging modality and an ‘off-cart’ printer without requiring a lengthy USB cable.

UP-D898DC
UP-D898DC

High speed, high quality black & white printing of medical images with compact footprint and DC powering

The UP-D898DC is a compact A6 medical grade black and white digital printer, operating on a 12-24V DC power source from other medical systems.

It’s designed to be integrated into a wide range of compatible medical imaging environments such as digital ultrasound systems, mobile C-arms or cardiac catheterisation laboratory. The high quality thermal print engine can produce hard copy prints of still images captured by these systems for use in patient records and referrals.

(Please note that images printed from the UP-D898DC are not to be used for diagnosis).

The UP-D898DC is DC supply version of the UP-898 printer series.It features same front panel design (as UP-D898MD) and offers several operational and ergonomic enhancements, offering an even more space saving footprint - approximately 75 mm slimmer and 0.7 kg lighter - than predecessor UP-D898MD.

The printer is capable of delivering high-quality black & white prints in under two seconds. Advanced thermal printing technology delivers near-photo quality results using widely available print media.

Unique Sony technology allows paper to be cut in two directions – both up and down – as a lower cutter is newly included, along with the conventional upper cutter. This enables flexible printer installation in almost any location as well as smooth printing operations.

 

 

High print quality

Advanced thermal printing technology enables photo-quality black & white prints with resolutions up to approximately 325 dpi and grey levels up to 256 steps.

Dual cutter configuration

In addition to the conventional upper cutter, a lower cutter has been added to the front door. This enables paper to be cut in a downward direction in addition to an upward direction. This increased flexibility in cutting direction expands location choices for printer installation. For example, even if the printer is installed immediately below the operation console of an ultrasound system, paper can easily be cut from the front. Furthermore, a safety mechanism automatically hides the lower cutter when opening the front panel to change the printing paper.

A6 prints in less than two seconds

While operating in high speed mode, the UP-D898DC can produce A6-size prints in approximately 1.9 seconds (when used with UPP-110HG or UPP-110S print media).

Compact, space-saving design

Measuring 88mm (H) x 154 mm (W) x 165 mm (D), the UP-D898DC has the same space-saving front panel design as the UP-D898MD for easy, flexible integration into medical carts.

Operation with DC power source

The UP-D898DC requires a 12-24V DC power source, provided from other connected medical modalities. Electrical supply connection is via a Canon-type DC power plug.

 

Enhanced operability

The UP-D898DC features an enlarged LCD panel that displays printer settings, selected paper type and advisory messages. An intuitive joystick control allows speedy menu navigation, while the new Auto Lock mode prevents unintentional changes to print settings.

Hard copy reference of print settings

For convenient reference, selected settings (Brightness, Contrast, Gamma and Sharpness) can optionally be printed in a blank space on the print paper.

Uses widely available print media

Sony offers a choice of three high quality, widely available A6 thermal print media types to meet the needs of different applications. Choose from the UPP-110HD, UPP-110S, or the UPP-110HG High Glossy Printing Paper that produces glossy, long-lasting near-photo quality prints.

Wide PC compatibility

For maximum flexibility, a wide range of PC drivers are provided for Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8 (32/64bit).

 

UP-X898MD
UP-X898MD

High speed, high quality black & white printing of medical images in a compact space-saving footprint with analogue and digital inputs

The UP-X898MD is a compact A6 medical grade black and white digital printer that can accept analogue video as well as PC-friendly digital USB signal inputs.

It’s designed to be integrated into a wide range of compatible medical imaging environments such as digital ultrasound systems, mobile C-arms or cardiac catheterisation laboratory. The high quality thermal print engine can produce hard copy prints of still images captured by these systems for use in patient records and referrals. For even greater convenience, printed still images can also be stored to a connected USB flash drive.

(Please note that images printed from the UP-X898MD are not to be used for diagnosis).

The UP-X898MD is a successor to the popular Sony UP-897 series of medical printers. Redesigned and upgraded, it offers several operational and ergonomic enhancements while retaining the same space-saving footprint and easy integration into medical carts. Usability is further enhanced by an enlarged LCD display panel and joystick for intuitive menu navigation.

Capable of delivering high-quality black & white prints in under two seconds. Advanced thermal printing technology delivers near-photo quality results using widely available print media.

Unique Sony technology allows paper to be cut in two directions – both up and down – as a lower cutter is newly included, along with the conventional upper cutter. This enables flexible printer installation in almost any location as well as smooth printing operations.


High print quality

Advanced thermal printing technology enables photo-quality black & white prints with a high resolution up to approximately 325 dpi and grey levels up to 256 steps.

Dual cutter configuration

In addition to the conventional upper cutter, a lower cutter has been added to the front door. This enables paper to be cut in a downward direction in addition to an upward direction. This increased flexibility in cutting direction expands location choices for printer installation. For example, even if the printer is installed immediately below the operation console of an ultrasound system, paper can easily be cut from the front. Furthermore, a safety mechanism automatically hides the lower cutter when opening the front panel to change the printing paper.


A6 prints in less than two seconds

While operating in high speed mode, the UP-X898MD can produce A6-size prints in approximately 1.9 seconds (when used with UPP-110HG or UPP-110S print media).

Hybrid operation with analogue and digital inputs

A choice of analogue composite video and PC-friendly digital USB inputs allows flexible use with a wide range of modality devices.

 

Store pictures on a USB flash drive

The UP-X898MD can automatically store printed images from both USB and Video inputs onto a connected USB storage device.

 

Compact, space-saving design

Measuring 88mm (H) x 154 mm (W) x 240 mm (D), the UP-X898MD has the same space-saving design as the UP-897MD for easy, flexible integration into medical carts.

Enhanced operability

Building on the success of the popular UP-897MD, the UP-X898MD features an enlarged LCD panel that displays printer settings, selected paper type and advisory messages. An intuitive joystick control allows speedy menu navigation, while the new Auto Lock mode prevents unintentional changes to print settings.

Hard copy reference of print settings

For convenient reference, selected settings (Brightness, Contrast, Gamma and Sharpness) can optionally be printed in a blank space on the print paper.

 

Uses widely available print media

Sony offers a choice of three high quality, widely available A6 thermal print media types to meet the needs of different applications. Choose from the UPP-110HD, UPP-110S, or the UPP-110HG High Glossy Printing Paper that produces glossy, long-lasting near-photo quality prints.

 

Wide PC compatibility

For maximum flexibility, a wide range of PC drivers are provided for Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8 (32/64bit).

Quick guide print

Quick instruction guides for different print operations can be selected via the front control panel. They can be printed out for easy reference without needing to refer to the user manual.*
*English only.

Wireless Printing Capability*

The optional UPA-WU10 Wireless Print System allows cable-free connection between the UP-X898MD and surgical endoscopes, ultrasound systems, and other hospital imaging modalities. This is ideal for busy clinical environments, where modalities are constantly being moved between different OR and treatment rooms. This all-in-one wireless printing solution also resolves the problem of limited space on medical carts, allowing connection between a medical imaging modality and an ‘off-cart’ printer without requiring a lengthy USB cable.

*This function is available to Sony digital printers with USB 5V type A Output port. For more information regarding the compatibility, please contact your nearest Sony office or an authorised dealer.

Compliance with Medical Safety Standards

This product is distributed to the US and EU as a medical device and satisfies product safety standards (e.g. IEC 60601-1).
For more details, please contact your nearest Sony sales office or an authorized dealer.

Wireless Printing Capability

By using the optional UPA-WU10* Wireless Print System, you can achieve cable-free connection between the Sony digital printer with 5V USB output port**, mobile C-arm and other hospital imaging modalities.

UP-D711MD
UP-D711MD
Light, compact and easy to integrate, the UP-D711MD monochrome digital graphic printer allows medical professionals to produce high-quality hard copies of ultrasound scans.

With a footprint of 140(W) × 70(H) mm and weighing just 1kg, the A7-size printer reflects latest industry trends towards size reduction of medical systems.

The UP-D711MD is ideal for installation in clinical environments where space is limited or easy portability is required. Printing on easily-replaceable roll paper, it assures extremely high image quality to assist with clear, accurate analysis and interpretation of ultrasound scans.

Drawing on more than two decades of experience in medical printing, the UP-D711MD shares the image quality, economy and reliability that are hallmarks of other printers in the Sony range.

Features

Compact, space-saving design for easy installation

Dimensions of just 140 (W) × 70 (H) × 125 (D) mm and a weight of just 1kg give greater installation freedom in a wide range of medical environments. Recessed space for cable connectors simplifies installation, even in tight spaces where access is limited.

High quality imaging

Proven thermal printing technology by Sony assures high quality monochrome prints with a resolution of approximately 300 dpi and 8-bit (256 levels) processing.

DC input

The printer is powered directly from a connected ultrasound system’s 12-24V DC source, eliminating the need for additional AC outlets.

Energy efficient design with low power consumption

Energy consumption during printing and in standby is reduced by more than 50% compared with the previous model (UP-D897) – reducing power supply requirements in medical installations.

 

Choice of print media

Choose the most appropriate printing media for your needs. UPP-84HG High Glossy Printing Paper assures premium, near-photographic quality results. Reduce operating costs with UPP-84S High Quality Printing Paper that delivers excellent image quality at affordable cost.

Fast, easy paper loading

Open the paper door and drop in a new paper roll. Then simply close the door, and the printer’s ready to use in moments.

Choice of print modes

Select from a choice of print sizes including 4:3 aspect ratio and panoramic 3:1 images that are ideal for dental applications. Print modes (including image orientation and reverse printing) can be set easily in the printer driver menu. Paper saving mode reduces media consumption when printing multiple images.

Image resize

Image data can be automatically enlarged to fit a preset printing area, reducing data transfer times with small image file sizes.

Print information

Print information – including contrast, brightness, gamma and sharpness information – can be optionally added above each printed image.
          UP-25MD
          UP-25MD
          The UP-25MD is a high quality printer designed for medical applications. It features a variety of analogue video inputs for standard definition as well as high definition signals and is compatible with a wide range of medical imaging devices.

          The printer’s photo-quality dye sublimation technology ensures that prints are durable and long-lasting. It is compatible with our traditional UPC-21S and UPC-21L media series. It seals and protects printed images against environmental hazards. Colours can be adjusted using RGB or HSV colour spaces to match monitor output and to optimize colour reproduction accuracy.

          Features

          Dye Sublimation printing

          Dye Sublimation printing is an ideal technology for making high quality, accurate photographic prints. The richly saturated images created by this printer are extremely stable and have a very long life-time: ideal for archiving with surgical reports.

          Analogue inputs

          The UP-25MD accepts analogue signals from a very wide range of medical equipment. A choice of Composite, S-Video and Component (SD and HD) inputs provides a high degree of compatibility with medical imaging devices.

          Choice of self-laminating and standard media

          The UP-25MD accepts two sizes of media (126 x 96mm and 96 x 72mm) in both standard and self-laminating versions. The laminating media provides an extra barrier to protect the print from humidity, spills, finger marks and scratches. It also improves the appearance of the prints.

           

          Colour adjustment

          As well as the normal lighter/darker and RGB adjustment, the UP-25MD also features HSV, for more detailed image manipulation and correction. HSV (hue, saturation and value) will, for example, allow users to boost or reduce the intensity of a single colour, without affecting the overall colour balance of the image. Colour settings can be stored for later use.

          User friendly controls and front loading

          User controls and access for media replacement are available on the front panel, making it possible to fit the device into compact spaces, where only the front is visible.

          Designed to fit on endoscopic trolleys

          The footprint of the UP-25MD is optimised to allow installation on standard endoscopic trolleys. The feet supporting the printer are in exactly the same position as previous models, making it easy to upgrade.

          Predictable print costs

          Each print uses exactly the same quantity of ribbon and paper, so users can budget precisely for media costs. This also means that paper and print consumables are always changed at the same time, resulting in a major saving in maintenance tasks.

          Compliance with medical standards

          This product is distributed to the US and EU as a medical device and satisfies product safety standards (e.g. IEC 60601-1).

                UP-D25MD
                UP-D25MD

                Dye Sublimation to deliver the best image quality

                UP-D25MD is the successor of the UP-D23MD. Our objective was to manufacture a user friendly printer, to improve image quality, (up to 423 DPI, colour adjustment software), and to provide a large choice of media (standard / lamination). The UP-D25MD has a more compact design.

                Developed to fit on modern endoscopic trolleys

                UP-D25MD has been developed to fit on modern endoscopic trolleys with a width of just 212 mm. The foot position is the same as UP-D23MD.

                User friendly

                LCD screen and keys are attached to the front panel. Any adjustments you have to make are quick and easy.

                Dye-sublimation printing with lamination

                This printer produces highly durable reports that can be kept and used for a long time. Our intelligent fixed ‘ink to sheet consumption’ technology ensures you never run out of ink while paper remains in the printer.

                Simple front-loading operation

                The UP-D25MD allows for quick and easy replacement of consumable media (including ribbon) even in enclosed spaces. No need to access top, sides or rear.

                Colour adjustment features

                Colours on surgical screens are replicated exactly on your print-out, allowing end-users to consistently interpret events, in true colour detail.

                Compatible Media

                For user convenience, UP-D25MD is compatible with the UPC-21L and 21S

                Wireless Printing Capability

                By using the optional UPA-WU10* Wireless Print System, you can achieve cable-free connection between the Sony digital printer with 5V USB output port**, mobile C-arm and other hospital imaging modalities.

                Features

                Dye Sublimation

                Dye-sublimation printing technology provides photographic quality image printing - a far higher quality print than inkjet. The additional lamination layer protects print-outs from spills and other damage. Surgical reports including images of surgery are produced in superior photographic quality.

                Compatible with two types of media

                Firstly, there is the standard media for simple, quality print-outs. Secondly, the self-lamination media produces the protective layer. This is resistant to light, heat, water, humidity and fingerprints. The result is long-term durability and a higher image quality.

                Versatile foot position

                The foot position of UP-D25MD (fixing the position to medical cart) is same as D23MD. Therefore, it is very easy for modality makers to replace the UP-D23MD to UP-D25MD

                Colour adjustment functions

                The UP-D25MD has a variety of functions to perfect the colour of the output image. This change to a colour can be saved and used again by using the keys on the front panel.

                Hue Saturation value (HSV) colour adjustment

                Besides the normal colour adjustment (RGB) of the dark or light contrast, the UP-D25MD also has the HSV function .This ensures that only a selected colour is adjusted at one time.

                Wireless Printing Capability*

                The optional UPA-WU10 Wireless Print System allows cable-free connection between the UP-D25MD and surgical endoscopes, ultrasound systems, and other hospital imaging modalities. This is ideal for busy clinical environments, where modalities are constantly being moved between different OR and treatment rooms. This all-in-one wireless printing solution also resolves the problem of limited space on medical carts, allowing connection between a medical imaging modality and an ‘off-cart’ printer without requiring a lengthy USB cable.

                * This function is available to Sony digital printers with USB 5V type A Output port. For more information regarding the compatibility, please contact your nearest Sony office or an authorised dealer.
                      Sony UP-DR80MD
                      Sony UP-DR80MD

                      Product Code: UPDR80MD

                      The UP-DR80MD digital colour printer for medical applications.

                      Delivering a compelling combination of compact convenience, superior image quality and low total-cost-of-ownership, the UP-DR80MD is the world's smallest A4 dye sublimation printer.

                      Easy Colour Adjustment

                      The UP-DR80MD offers easy colour adjustment via its printer driver property. This incorporates a preview image from which you can confirm and adjust images easily.

                      Colour Look Up Table

                      Two types of colour look up table are available to reproduce suitable colours for different modalities, such as endoscopy and ultrasounds. The default "Natural" setting creates a colour based on the s-RGB monitor, which is suitable for endoscopy images. For ultrasound images, a "CG" colour mode is available that reproduces more vivid colours. These settings are selectable via the printer property.

                      Gray Balance Adjustment

                      A Gray Balance Adjustment function allows you to easily select the colour that most closely matches your requirements and provides the most suitable tonal range for your application.

                       

                      Wireless Printing Capability

                      By using the optional UPA-WU10* Wireless Print System, you can achieve cable-free connection between the Sony digital printer with 5V USB output port**, mobile C-arm and other hospital imaging modalities.

                       

                      Superb Print Quality

                      Incorporating Sony's dye sublimation technology, the UP-DR80MD produces photo-quality prints. It also employs Sony's laminating technology, which coats each print with a protective layer that's resistant to light, heat, water, humidity, and fingerprints. This laminating technology allows the prints to be placed in long-term storage without fear of degradation. The UP-DR80MD can print onto two different sizes of paper: A4 (297 x 210 mm, 11 3/4 x 8 3/8 inches) and Letter (279 x 216 mm, 11 x 8.5 inches).

                      Stylish Design and Compact Size

                      The UP-DR80MD has a stylish design that fits perfectly with most medical environments. Its glossy white surface allows users to wipe it clean easily. Also, the compact body of the UP-DR80MD (approx. 317(W) x 207(H) x 425(D) mm (12 1/2 (W) x 8 1/8 (H) x 16 3/4 (D) inches) enables it to fit into both medical carts and constrained spaces.

                      Front Operation

                      The front-loading operation makes it easy to replace paper and ribbon, and allows the UP-DR80MD to be installed in even the tightest of spaces. This useful design feature also allows you to use the printer on-cart.

                       

                      High-speed Printing

                      The UP-DR80MD operates at high speed. Printing an A4-sized image takes approximately 76 seconds

                      Wireless Printing Capability*

                      The optional UPA-WU10 Wireless Print System allows cable-free connection between the UP-DR80MD and surgical endoscopes, ultrasound systems, and other hospital imaging modalities. This is ideal for busy clinical environments, where modalities are constantly being moved between different OR and treatment rooms. This all-in-one wireless printing solution also resolves the problem of limited space on medical carts, allowing connection between a medical imaging modality and an ‘off-cart’ printer without requiring a lengthy USB cable.

                      * This function is available to Sony digital printers with USB 5V type A Output port. For more information regarding the compatibility, please contact your nearest Sony office or an authorised dealer.