DS-40 DNP Photo Printer

  • $2,499.00
    Unit price per 

The DS-40 is one of the smallest high speed roll dye sublimation printers on the market. At 14kg, (the same weight as the new RX1), this printer is easily transported and is ideally suited to both the professional lab and to pro-photographers. This printer is one of the older models on the market and is still a reliable workhorse.

Key Features:

  • Matte and Gloss on same media
  • Roll-fed
  • 6"x4" and 6"x8" (or 3.5"x5" and 5"x7") on same media
  • Small footprint:  322(W)x 170(H)x 366(D) mm
  • Fast print speed:   between 327 (high res) and 450 (low res) prints per hour
  • Weight: 14Kg
  • Front Loading
  • Windows Xp, Vista, 7, 8 Drivers available
  • Mac 10.5, 10.6, 10.7 and 10.8 drivers available

DS-40 Media

Probably the most versatile feature is the DS-40's ability to print matte and gloss using the same roll. Combined with the option of printing two 6x4 prints on a 6x8 photo there are a lot of options available.

Resolution: 300 x 600 dpi
Print Size: 4″x6″, 5″x7″, 6″x8″, 6″x9″
Print Speed: 8.9 sec/print (4″x6″)
12.8 sec/print (5″x7″)
13.9 sec/print (6″x8″)
16.4 sec/print (6″x9″)
Paper: 400 sheets/roll (4″x6″)
230 sheets/roll (5″x7″)
200 sheets/roll (6″x8″)
180 sheets/roll (6″x9″)


Please note: DNP media is regionally coded, the media below is for the Asia-Pacific region.

print speed 8-10s 
400 prints per roll



print speed 8 to 11s
400 prints per roll

2 rolls per box (800 prints)


print speed 12 to 17s
230 prints per roll

2 rolls per box (460 prints)


print speed 13 to 19s
180 prints per roll

2 rolls/box (400/box)


Media is available in boxes containing two ribbons and two paper rolls each. 
Paper holders (spacers) may be purchased seperately for 5x7 media.

DS-40 Downloads

The DS-40 connects via USB 2, and drivers are available for most recent versions of Windows and Mac.

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Downloads are provided for informative use only, we accept no responsibility for their use/mis-use. We strongly recommend use of a qualified technician when working with these products.