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Xerox® 4112™/4127™
Enterprise Printing Systems
Overview
Xerox 4112™/4127™
Enterprise Printing Systems
From bills to booklets,
they get your jobs done!
These Printers are Exactly Right
for All You Do
You’ll build your business and offer more to your customers with every job
you take on when you choose the 4112™/4127™ Enterprise Printing Systems
(EPS). Ideal for all of your high-volume printing, they deliver maximum speed and
versatility in minimal space. And they come equipped with the capabilities you
need to thrive in diverse environments.
Ideal for Your
Transactional Applications
The 4112/4127 EPS is especially adept in
transactional workflows. From monthly
statements to bills, invoices and more, you
can rely on them to accommodate high
volumes at an extremely productive speed
while readily processing your transactional
data streams. Excellent imaging quality
ensures a good presentation and accurate
representation of important information.
You can add value with targeted graphical
enhancements and personalisation using
FreeFlow® VI Interpreter. With comprehensive
finishing choices – including the High-Capacity
Stacker (HCS) – enabling you to get these
time-critical documents on their way quickly.
The Power of the
FreeFlow® Print Server
FreeFlow Print Server is the power behind
the Xerox 4112/4127 EPS’ print productivity.
• Unmatched processing speed
and capacity.
• A powerful built-in feature set with
options that expand to production-level
capabilities, including support for a
wide range of finishing options.
• Flexible job submission – submit
from anywhere!
• Multiple queues and hot folders allow
you to quickly and easily automate
and customise job workflows.
• Remote job and administration
task management.
• Security features that can be
customised to individuals or groups.
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Ideal for Your
Publishing Applications
Print books, booklets, manuals, presentations,
brochures and other high-value applications
with colour covers, tabs and more using
the 4112/4127 EPS. The high speeds and
expansive media capacity ensure that EPS
can handle the large volumes required
for applications like books. EPS also offer
excellent imaging quality and media flexibility
needed to create the look and feel readers
demand, including exceptional rendering of
photos in halftone. The 4112/4127 EPS offers
a range of finishing choices so you can print
professionally finished volumes time after
time, including the Booklet Maker Finisher,
SquareFold® Trimmer Module and the
GBC® AdvancedPunch™.
4112™/4127™ EPS Offer
These Key Benefits:
Speed and Productivity
Ease of Use
The 4112/4127 EPS keeps your jobs moving,
enabling you to meet your tightest deadlines
and accommodate higher volumes.
The EPS has been designed to be easy for
your operators to use.
• High-speed print engines deliver output at
up to 125 and 110 pages per minute.
• Add a high-capacity feeder or an oversized
high-capacity feeder to accommodate
your standard, oversized and custom stock
requirements for long, uninterrupted runs.
Image Quality
The look of the output you produce says a lot
about you to your audience. The fine image
quality offered by 4112/4127 EPS enables you
to send a powerful message that lends impact
to every communication you create. You’ll
enjoy consistent, high-quality reproduction
of text, solids and images, including excellent
rendering of photos in halftones. You can
expect exceptional registration for polished,
professional output with:
• Benchmark 2400 x 2400 dpi print resolution
• 256 grey levels
Innovative EA Toner technology plays a key
role in 4112/4127 EPS’ high imaging quality:
• Emulsion Aggregation (EA) process
results in chemically grown, small,
consistent EA Toner particles.
• The familiar FreeFlow® Print Server user
interface minimises training and learning
curves and maximises agility.
• Submit jobs from anywhere. For example,
desktop applications, host-based channel
connections, the web, CD-ROMs, portable
USB devices and optional FreeFlow®
Suite components.
• Load-while-run, unload-while-run and
change-while-run capabilities mean you
can load paper, unload finished documents
or change toner cartridges while the printer
is running. This ensures more continuous
operation and higher productivity.
• Engineering Replaceable Units (ERUs)
make it easy for service technicians
to replace key components like
photoreceptors for efficient maintenance
and more uptime.
• Accepts any data stream, anytime,
including Adobe® PostScript®, PDF, PCL,
LCDS, IPDS, VIPP® and PPML.
• Small footprint means you can place the
EPS right at your point of need.
Reliability
Xerox Service:
All the support you’ll need
You can rely on Xerox world-class service
to support you in many ways:
• For 24/7 support, turn to the Welcome
Center and Online Support Assistant.
• We’ve made it easy for you to perform
routine maintenance and tune-ups
yourself and maximise your uptime via
the Xerox Productivity Plus Integrated
Maintenance Program.
• www.xerox.com
• Enables finer lines for the highest levels
of detailing, sharp text, halftones and
deep solid blacks.
• E A Toner renders even the most difficult
line work razor sharp.
• Higher toner yields let you undertake longer
print runs with less operator intervention.
• Longer photoconductor life and lower
toner requirements per page contribute
to environmental friendliness.
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It’s Quick, Simple and On Time:
Transactional Printing
You can meet the demanding deadlines
for all of your transactional printing with
4112™/4127™ EPS. They are equipped
to consistently, accurately and reliably
receive and process data, then quickly
print large volumes of the high-quality
bills, statements and invoices you and
your customers expect. And you can
place them right at your point of need.
Productivity and Efficiency
The 4112/4127 EPS offer you the power,
speed and flexibility to achieve maximum
productivity, to accommodate high
volumes and to provide consistent, secure
performance for all of your transactional
documents. Powered by FreeFlow® Print
Server and backed by a full range of finishing
options, the EPS have the versatility to tackle
it all. For example:
Data Streams, Job Submission
and Job Processing
The FreeFlow Print Server processes all of
the data streams you require, simultaneously
if necessary, with no need for operator
involvement, to increase your applications
and opportunities. And job submission is
easy. For example, the server accepts:
• Native
LCDS and IPDS transaction data
streams. The 4112/4127 EPS can receive
LCDS and IPDS applications directly from
a host computer through TCP/IP or a
channel connection. You can process vital
mainframe data without a hitch for precise,
accurate transactional documents such as
statements and bills.
• Variable
data standards such as VIPP®
and PPML. You can turn your transactional
documents into promotional marketing
pieces with targeted, personalised
information. The optional FreeFlow
Variable Information Suite provides all the
resources and development tools you need
to create an efficient, high-performance
variable information workflow.
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• Publishing
and personalised
applications submitted via media such
as the web, CD-ROM and portable USB
devices. In addition, you can rely on the
optional FreeFlow Makeready and Scanner
665 to combine hard copy and digital
input. Optional FreeFlow Web Services
provide a 24/7 portal through which
customers can submit jobs to you.
• Commonly
used data streams like
PostScript, PCL and PDF. You can
handle a versatile range of input to
meet customer requirements.
The 4112/4127 EPS can juggle many tasks
at once to keep your workload going,
going, going.
• Receive, RIP and print several jobs or
one long streaming job to maximise
productivity. In this way, they can
efficiently and effectively process the
large numbers of records/data from
your customers’ databases and the
high volumes of printing required for
transactional jobs.
• Process complex jobs with mixed media,
inserts and subset finishing so you can
offer your customers more sophisticated
output.
• Quickly add exception pages by specifying
a list of multiple page ranges for a
particular exception – no need for separate
exceptions for each page range. You’ll save
time and increase productivity.
• Run longer jobs with less intervention
because of the 4112/4127 EPS’ large media
capacity plus load-while-run capabilities.
• Automate typical process steps with
optional FreeFlow Process Manager
and automate applications such as bills
schedules, statements and reprints with
optional FreeFlow Output Manager to
boost efficiency, maximise your printers
and lower costs.
Adding Value to Transactional
Documents: Superior Image
Quality and Finishing
Add value to your transactional documents
with the 4112/4127 EPS’ exceptional image
quality and finishing options. Because
EA Toner is higher yield, it can facilitate
transactional’s long runs with less operator
intervention. The 4112/4127 EPS accept
coated stocks, so you can easily enhance
everyday printing to create high-impact
output. In addition, excellent rendering of
photos enables you to produce high-end
marketing materials with superior black
and white imagery because of 156 lpi
halftone screens.
The 4112/4127 EPS’ robust finishing
capabilities, including SquareFold® Trimmer
Module and the GBC® AdvancedPunch™,
enable you to create output that is
neat, professional and ready to mail or
distribute. Use all of these capabilities,
plus personalisation, to turn your bills
and statements into promotional pieces
that capture the audience’s attention
and mindshare – and help you and your
customers rise above the crowd.
Interface Module
The EPS Interface Module acts as a
“communications hub” whenever you
have more than one finisher connected to
the 4112/4127™ EPS. It performs essential
functions such as media cooling, decurling
to allow for unattended runtime and the
smooth flow of output to finishers.
High-Capacity Stacker
Ideal for your transactional documents, the
optional High-Capacity Stacker neatly stacks
up to 5,000 sheets. A removable rollaway
cart is included for easy transport and
unloading. This stacker can handle even
your largest jobs.
The Advantage: Neat stacking makes it easy
to transport to offline finishing, especially for
large volumes of transactional documents
such as statements.
Folding
Choose from C-, Z-, and Engineering
Z-fold options.
The Advantage: You’ll save time and enhance
productivity with the folding options when
you are producing statements, bills and
invoices for mailing. Finished, tri-folded
documents are envelope- or envelopeand-postage ready right out of the finisher.
Hole Punch, Stapling, Decurler
The standard finisher offers these timeand labour-saving in-line features:
• 2 /4 hole punch
The Advantage: Hole-punching saves
time, costs and space by alleviating the
need to store drilled paper or to remember
to load drilled paper. It also enables you
to hole-punch paper to meet customer
specifications.
• 100 sheet variable length stapling
The Advantage: In-line stapling yields
top-quality, stapled sets – there is no need
to transport sets to a stapler, saving time
and increasing efficiency.
• Built-in bi-directional decurler
The Advantage: Flat sheets enhance
finishing and improve output quality.
Security
You can rest assured that 4112/4127 EPS
provide you and your customers the secure
transmission of business-critical data so
essential for transactional communications
such as financial statements. FreeFlow® Print
Server enables security standards like Strong
Passwords, Secure FTP, IP Filtering and Port
Blocking. It contains flexible security with
features that protect you from unauthorised
access and modification – any or all of these
features can be configured to groups as well
as individuals.
The Advantage: The ability to guarantee
secure transmission of business-critical data
is essential to your relationship with your
transactional customers.
The Xerox FreeFlow Digital Workflow
Collection offers solutions designed to help
you connect with your customers, reduce your
costs through automation and enable new
applications that will make you indispensable
to your customers.
Please see back cover for a full list of finishing
features and options.
FreeFlow® Tool
What it Does
How You’ll Benefit
FreeFlow Print Manager
Provides an easy means of job submission
for your fleet of printers
More productivity, shorter learning curve,
supports multiple data streams
FreeFlow Process Manager
Automates many of the common pre-press
steps that take place in a print shop
Touchless workflow, process more jobs faster
and at a lower cost, maximise printers
FreeFlow Output Manager
Automates load balancing and job scheduling
Boost efficiency and automate
application production
FreeFlow Variable Information Suite
Adds personalisation and/or security features
to transactional or marketing materials
Protect your most valuable documents and
transform transactional applications into
promotional pieces, enabling better return
on investment
FreeFlow Makeready and Scanner 665
Streamlines document assembly processes
and allows for hard copy to be combined
with digital
Readies all input for printing, archiving and
easy retrieval
FreeFlow Express To Print
Simplifies and automates pre-press job
preparation via an easy-to-use visual interface
and predefined templates
Increases productivity and saves time and
resources for light production and entry-level
digital printing customers – exceptional value
at an affordable price
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Publishing that’s Polished
and Professional
You can offer more polished and
professional books, booklets, manuals,
presentations, brochures and other
high-value applications – in more
variations – right on the spot with the
4112™/4127™ EPS. They provide you
with outstanding publishing capabilities,
such as distinctive image quality and
extensive in-line finishing options,
coupled with high speed.
Count on them to make it easy for you to
take on more complex jobs with graphic and
personalised content. You can create both
static and variable jobs using multiple media
types, including tabs, colour covers and colour
inserts. They’ve got big publishing power, yet
their small footprint requires minimal space.
Add to that precise front to back registration
and you can complete even your highest
value jobs right at your point of need,
no need to outsource.
Enhanced Productivity and
Excellent Image Quality
Speed, reliability and the ability to process
high volumes are all important characteristics
to look for when you are printing applications
such as books, manuals and booklets. The
4112/4127 EPS, powered by FreeFlow® Print
Server, offer you these capabilities plus
outstanding image quality. And you can
make it easy for your customers to submit
jobs 24/7 via the web with the optional
FreeFlow Web Services.
Image Quality
4112/4127 EPS offer:
• Benchmark 2400 x 2400 dpi print
resolution. You can expect sharp lines,
smooth gradations and consistent fills –
both text and graphics will look beautiful.
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• E A Toner. With EA toner, your output will
consist of smooth, flat sheets which can
be easily finished. And when you look at a
book printed on the 4112/4127 EPS after it
is bound, you’ll find the flat sheets further
promote a polished look.
• Excellent
Halftone Rendering of Photos.
The 4112/4127 EPS’ enhanced ability to
reproduce photos in greyscale enables you
to create high-end marketing materials
with superior black and white imagery.
Media
The 4112/4127 EPS offer tremendous
media capacity. In addition, EPS supports
a wide range of media types, including
digitally optimised papers and specialty
media products.
The Advantage: You can offer high-impact,
attention-getting applications with the
expansive range of stocks available to you as
a 4112/4127 EPS user. For example, choose a
coated stock to produce a stylish, high-end
booklet. Use custom-sized media to create an
oversized brochure, or choose specialty media
like tabs and labels to complement a manual.
You will raise your customers’ profiles as well
as your own with these out-of-the-ordinary
choices for your publishing applications.
Xerox Paper and Specialty Media
See the difference quality makes™
Xerox digitally optimised papers are specialty
media products that have been specifically
engineered in concert with the Xerox
4112/4127 EPS to provide you with superior
productivity, reliability and flexibility. The
optional oversized high-capacity feeder
enables you to expand your media latitude
and applications to include a set of approved
coated stocks. Choose from a broad selection
of paper and specialty media, in a full range
of weights and sizes, to create a variety of
print applications and finished documents.
Raise Your Profile with High-Impact
Publishing Applications
You can increase your communications’
effectiveness, grow response rates and
build customer satisfaction by offering
publishing applications that scream
for attention.
The Advantage: You can make your
audience sit up and take notice:
• Combine high-quality graphics with
personalisation capabilities enabled
by VIPP® and PPML to enhance your
publishing applications. The optional
FreeFlow Variable Information Suite
provides you all the resources and
development tools you need to create
an efficient, high-performance variable
information workflow.
• Insert colour covers to deliver the
impact of full colour at a fraction of the
cost. You can create stylish pieces to
complement both your monochrome
and colour offset work.
• Easily create professionally bound
lay-flat documents featuring a wide
variety of binding styles, ideal for
meetings, customer events,
presentations and more.
• Produce attractive square spine
booklets that are expertly trimmed
and easily open flat.
• Choose interesting or different media,
for example, coated stock, stock in
unusual sizes or specialty media.
• E xpand your application offerings
further by submitting pad jobs for
printing from either the FreeFlow Print
Server or clients, including uncollated
sets with slip sheets.
Bills and Statements
Tabs
Finishing
The rich suite of finishing features and
options we offer enables you to turn a pile
of papers into an orderly, neatly assembled
set of pages, perhaps bound by covers. And
you can add impact and interest with colour
inserts, tabs and so on to increase your
application’s value. You can accomplish this
when and where you want to, expanding
the applications you are able to offer your
customers and achieving an excellent return
on your investment.
Folding
Choose from C-, Z-, and Engineering
Z-fold options.
The Advantage: Save time and enhance
productivity with the folding options when
you are producing, for example, brochures for
mailing. Finished, tri-folded documents are
envelope- or envelope-and-postage ready
right out of the finisher.
Hole Punch, Stapling, Decurler
The standard finisher offers these time- and
labour-saving in-line features:
• 2 /4 hole punch
The Advantage: Hole-punching saves
time, costs and space by alleviating the
need to store drilled paper or to remember
to load drilled paper. It also enables you
to hole-punch paper to meet customer
specifications.
SquareFold
Trim Booklet
Bi-Fold, C-Fold, Z-Fold
Die Set Punch
• GBC® AdvancedPunch™
The Advantage: Offers a versatile range of
punching styles so you can create lay-flat
documents in-house that are ready for
professional binding. Easily blends printing,
collating and punching to save time,
maximise productivity and lower costs.
• 100 sheet variable length stapling
The Advantage: In-line stapling yields
top-quality, stapled sets – there is no need
to transport sets to a stapler, saving time
and increasing efficiency.
• Built-in bi-directional decurler
The Advantage: Flat sheets enhance
finishing and improve output quality.
Subset Finishing
The 4112/4127 EPS enables you to do subset
finishing. Subset finishing – or the ability to
use different types of finishing within the
same job – yields custom results.
The Advantage: To create, for example,
a booklet that meets your customer’s
requirements, you might need to insert
colour sheets printed on offset as well as
slip sheets, use stacking before transporting
sets to a finisher or have them stapled in-line
to complete the job. FreeFlow Print Server
enables you to program these systems
to follow all of these instructions with no
intervention required.
Please see the back cover of this brochure for
a full list of finishing features and options.
Colour Inserts, Staple and
Engineering Z-Fold
Finishing Capabilities Enhance
Your Publishing Applications
Booklet Maker Finisher. The optional
Booklet Maker Finisher enables you to
print larger booklets and calendars. It
accommodates booklets up to 25 sheets
(100 imposed pages), offering excellent
handling of coated stocks as well as
saddle-stitch and bi-fold capabilities.
The Advantage: You can enhance the
quality and breadth of your publishing
offerings to build your business and
your revenues.
With the SquareFold® Trimmer Module,
you can build on the Booklet Maker
Finisher’s capabilities. It creases cover
sheets and performs face trimming,
ensuring no paper shingling at the
fore edge.
The Advantage: Achieve an even more
professional finish. You can control trim
and thickness of the square fold, creating
square spine booklets that can be
opened flat and are easy to handle,
stack and store.
The optional High-Capacity Stacker is
ideal for high-volume publishing runs,
neatly stacking up to 5,000 sheets,
cart included.
The Advantage: Neat stacking and a
removable rollaway cart make it easy
to transport to offline finishing.
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Specifications for the Xerox 4112™/4127™ Enterprise Printing Systems
Print Engines
• Xerographic Engine
• Print Speeds
–– 110/125 ppm (A4)
–– 69/78 ppm (B4)
–– 55/62 ppm (A3)
–– 34/34 ppm (SRA3)
• Simplex or duplex printing
• Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi RIP resolution and up
to 2400 x 2400 dpi resolution with halftone screen
106 lpi (default) or 150 lpi (high quality mode)
• Front to back registration +/- 0.7 mm
(customer adjustable)
Paper Handling
Stock weights and capacity (at 80 gsm):
• Tray 1*: 1,100 sheets (A4)
• Tray 2*: 1,600 sheets (A4)
• Tray 3-4*: 550 sheets each 140 mm x 182 mm
to 330 mm x 488 mm/A5 to SRA3;
*Capacity based on 52 gsm to 216 gsm
• Tray 5 Bypass Tray:
250 sheets (102 mm x 152 mm to
330 mm x 488 mm); 52 gsm to 253 gsm
• Standard Post Process Inserter:
Inserts pre-printed offset and digital colour
documents in a post fuser manner;
200 sheets (A4 to A3); 52 gsm to 220 gsm
• Optional High-Capacity Feeder:
2 trays; 2,000 sheets each (A4); 52 gsm to 216 gsm
• Optional Oversize High-Capacity Feeder:
1 Tray; 2,000 sheets (B5 to SRA3); 64 to 253 gsm
• Coated Stocks:
Refer to Customer Expectation Setting Document
for approved Xerox coated stocks
Standard Finisher
• Multi position single or dual 100 sheet
variable length stapling
• 2 and 4 hole punch Europe ; 4 hole Swedish punch
• Stacker capacity of 3,000 sheets (80 gsm);
top tray 500 sheets (80 gsm)
Optional Booklet Maker Finisher
Includes features of the Standard Finisher plus:
• Automatically creates booklets of up to 25 sheets
(100 imaged sides with saddle stitching) from
SRA3, A3, and A4
Optional High-Capacity Stacker
with rollaway cart
• 5,000-sheet offsetting output stack tray;
B5 LEF to SRA3
• 500-sheet top tray and includes one rollaway cart;
additional carts available
Optional Folder
• C-fold and Z-fold of A4
• Print on inside or outside of folded paper
• Folds A3 Z-fold for insertion into A4 document
sets (engineering Z-fold)
Xerox SquareFold® Trimmer Module
• Attaches to the optional Booklet Maker Finisher
• 60 gsm to 220 gsm
• Accepts paper sizes: 216 mm x 279 mm minimum;
330 mm x 457 mm maximum
GBC® AdvancedPunch™
• Paper supported: A4 Long Edge Feed
(279mm side only)
• 75 gsm to 216 gsm
• Eleven Customer replaceable Die Sets available
Data Security
• Secure Print
• Image Overwrite up to 3 times
• Data Encryption (SSL/TLS)
Electrical Requirements**
• Print Engine:
–– 208–240 VAC, 50 Hz, 15/13 amp service
–– KVA Rating: Max Power Consumption:
2.8–3.1 KVA
–– Agency certification: Energy Star ®, CSA,
Europe: CE, NEMKO, WEEE compliance
• Optional Feeding/Finishing:
–– Each module requires 240 VAC, 50 Hz power
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Print Server
Xerox FreeFlow® Print Server
Hardware Specifications
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SUN® platform
2 GB memory
160 GB, SATA Hard Drive (minimum)
DVD Writer/CD Writer
Colour flat-panel monitor, keyboard and mouse
Client Environments Supported
• Windows® 2000 SP4/XP SP2, Server 2003,
Vista and Server 2008: 32-bit and 64-bit
• Macintosh® OSX 10.3.9 or later
Options
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FreeFlow Print Server Stand
FreeFlow VI Interpreter (VIPP ®)
Imposition License (standard)
Productivity Pack – delivers multiple queues,
stock library and more
• LCDS and IPDS enablement
• Online CUP Kit (Channel-to-Universal PCI
for online channel connectivity)
• Disk Overwrite
Connectivity
Native network environments
• TCP/IP, SNMP, Novell® IPX, AppleTalk®, IPP
• iPV6 compliant
** Refer to the Install Planning Document for installation details.