The best A1 printers in the UK

The best A1 printers in the UK

If you’re looking for a large format printer, ideal for printing at A1 size, you can feel overwhelmed by the wealth of choice available. With so many A1 printers offering so many functions and capabilities, it can be hard to identify the best ones on the market. To help, we’ve rounded up some of the best A1 printers currently available.

If you’re looking for a large format printer, ideal for printing at A1 size, you can feel overwhelmed by the wealth of choice available. With so many A1 printers offering so many functions and capabilities, it can be hard to identify the best ones on the market. To help, we’ve rounded up some of the best A1 printers currently available. 

What is an A1 printer?

An A1 printer is a large-format printer which allows for A1 print size.

What size is A1?

A1 print size has a maximum width of 24 inches, with a length of 33 inches.

When would you need an A1 printer? 

There are a whole variety of ways in which you can utilise an A1 large format printer, but essentially they can print upon any large media with a maximum width of 24 inches. It’s important to note that there are different types of A1 printers available and you’ll need to decide which one you need depending on the work that you do. 

For example, graphics printers are used for photo quality graphic displays, such as photography. Meanwhile Technical and CAD / GIS plotter printers are more often used by the architectural industry as they are perfect for printing out high quality line drawings and blueprints.
What are the best A1 printers available?

HP Designjet Z2600 24 inches

Coming from Hewlett Packard, you can be assured that this large format printer, ideal for A1 print sizes, is a high-quality product. It has 1200 x 1200 DPI print resolution, making it ideal for graphic work as it’ll print with predictable and consistent colours. This printer can also save you time and money as it has an advanced preview technology which allows you to check before you print, ensuring that you don’t waste materials.

There’s also a simple, straightforward one click printing software making this printer easy for everyone to use. Providing rich durable colour prints at a low cost, you can get this printer on our 3 year rental deal for only £75 p/m

Other great graphic large format printers include the HP Designjet Z2100 24 inches and the HP Designjet Z3200 24 inches.

HP Designjet T520 24 inches

Another great HP large format printer, this is a Technical, CAD / GIS printer. It has 1200 x 1200 DPI print quality and also comes complete with a wi-fi connection. The great thing about this large format printer is that it’s one of the smallest in its class making it ultra portable for unsite usage.

The wi-fi connection, which allows you to send documents to print from your laptop, smartphone or tablet (Apple or Android), makes it wonderfully versatile. There’s also an intuitive full-colour 4.3 inch touchscreen allowing for easy use.

You can purchase the HP Designjet T520 24in on our 3 year rental scheme for only £39 p/m. All our 3 year rental offers include 3 years warranty, predictable monthly costs and provides an opportunity to have the latest technology without some of the overheads you have when you own the machine.

If you are looking for a large format printer ideal for A1 print size, take a look at the wide-range of products that we have available. Or if you are unsure which one to go for, give us a call today on 0845 680 9000. Our team of experts will be happy to help you find an A1 printer ideal for you.

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