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Epson DFX-9000

The fastest heavy-duty 9-pin printer in its class handles up to 10 part forms and prints at up to 1550cps for rock-solid, high-volume printing.

Matching the demand

If you’re looking for an A3 printer to handle the most demanding workloads quickly, reliably and at low cost, this is it. With 4 x 9 pins printing across 136 columns, it will keep your business working hard and fast. It’s also built to work longer, with a mean volume between failure (MVBF) of 133 million lines and a long-lasting ribbon.

The DFX-9000 is built for demanding workloads in the commercial, industrial and logistics sectors. It’s always ready for action and has what it takes to deliver high quality, reliable printing when you need it.

Built to last This printer will keep working when the going gets tough, with a mean time between failure (MTBF) of 20,000 power on hours and a long-lasting ribbon that prints up to 15 million characters.

Handles any job Standard and optional paper handling makes frequent changing between paper sizes and thicknesses a fast, easy and even automatic process.


  • 136 column, 9-pin serial impact dot matrix printer
  • Epson’s fastest impact printer - print speeds up to 1550 cps
  • Advanced paper handling - dual paper paths with auto form-sensing
  • Easy integration and operation
  • Extreme durability - 20,000 hour MTBF at 25% duty cycle
  • Replaces DFX-8000/8500 series printers


  • Printing Method: 9-pin, impact dot matrix

Print Speed (cps @10 cpi)

  • High Speed Draft: 1550
  • Draft: 1320
  • NLQ (9-pin): 330
  • Maximum Form Parts: Front 1 original + 9 copies, Rear 1 original + 6 copies
  • Input Buffer: 128 KB or 0 KB, user selectable
  • MTBF: 20,000 POH @ 25% duty
  • Print Head Life: 400 million characters
  • Sound Level: 58 dB(A)
  • Standard Interface: Bidirectional IEEE 1284 Parallel, USB 1.1, RS-232C Serial, Type B slot for optional interface boards
  • Printer Language: ESC/P,® IBM PPDS

Physical Dimensions

  • Height (inches): 14.3" (365 mm)
  • Width (inches): 27.6" (700 mm)
  • Depth (inches): 14.9" (380 mm)
  • Weight (lbs): 75 lbs (34 kg)

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