Canon Solutions America Inc., Large Format Printing Systems

A Wide Perspective: What Printer is Right for You?

To access the remainder of this piece of premium content, complete the form below. Already have an account? Login

Register in seconds by connecting with your preferred Social Network.

Required
Required
Required
Required
Required
Required
Required
Required
Required
Optional
Required
Required
Required
Required

Are you planning to purchase a wide-format printer or plotter sometime in the future? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Before getting into the details of what printer may be right for you, let’s get some terminology straight. The terms “plotter” and “printer” really mean the same thing. The term plotter at one time was used to describe a device that used multicolored pens traveling over paper to create an image. Due to advances in technology and user requirements, the industry is well beyond plotter technology and for purposes of this guide we will use the term printer.

Loading