Pros

  • Very sturdy; nice software interface
  • Good speed and print quality

Cons

  • Expensive for what you get

At A Glance

This sturdily built, solid performer is overshadowed by lower-cost competitors with similar specs.

Manufacturer’s Description

Producing high-resolution images is simple with the high-performance Bionz imaging processor. Delivering up to 48 mega pixel prints at a remarkable rate of one 4" x 6" print per 45 seconds, DPP-FP70 printer can transform your photos with a touch of a button. You can enlarge, reduce, rotate or add filters to enhance the finish of your prints. With the newly added feature, in the Superimpose mode, you can add personal messages and illustrations you've created by hand to personalize your greeting cards or invitations.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number DPPFP70
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
PictBridge Yes
General Information
Manufacturer Sony Corporation
Manufacturer Part Number DPPFP70
UPC Code 4905524408935
Brand Name Sony
Product Name DPP-FP70 Dye Sublimation Photo Printer
Marketing Information

Producing high-resolution images is simple with the high-performance Bionz imaging processor. Delivering up to 48 mega pixel prints at a remarkable rate of one 4" x 6" print per 45 seconds, DPP-FP70 printer can transform your photos with a touch of a button. You can enlarge, reduce, rotate or add filters to enhance the finish of your prints. With the newly added feature, in the Superimpose mode, you can add personal messages and illustrations you've created by hand to personalize your greeting cards or invitations.

Product Model DPP-FP70
Product Type Dye Sublimation Printer
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.sony.com
Memory
Memory Card Supported Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO, Secure Digital, CompactFlash (CF), Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick MagicGate, Memory Stick MagicGate Duo, miniSD, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC), miniSD High Capacity (miniSDHC), MMC, MMCplus, CompactFlash Type II, Microdrive
Memory Card Slot Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • DPP-FP70 Dye Sublimation Photo Printer
  • CD-ROM
  • Paper Tray
  • AC Adapter
  • Cleaning Paper
  • AC Power Cord
  • Cleaning Cartridge
Additional Information

Note: An adapter is required for Memory Stick Micro, micro SD, micro SDHC , RS-MMC, xD-picture, xD-picture Type M and xD-picture card Type H card.

Physical Characteristics
Weight (Approximate) 38.88 oz
Form Factor Portable
Media Handling
Media Type Postcard, Photo Paper
Media Size 4" x 6"
Technical Information
Platform Supported PC
Maximum Print Resolution 300 x 300 dpi
Print Color Color
Maximum Photo Print Speed 45 Second

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Superior
Print quality: Color photo n/a
Print quality: Grayscale photo Very Good
Copy quality n/a
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 28.8   ppm
Performance
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 8.15
Color Output Quality Good
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 9.91
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 8.21
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 8.78
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 27.11
Overall Scan Quality n/a
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
One-Page Webpage (secs) 8.19
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 7.3
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 12.5
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 7.4
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 8.9
Line Art Output Quality Superior

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