Large Format Printers

Roland RF-640 8C

Stun your clients with colour. Deliver head-turning, high-impact graphics which exceed colour expectations time and again.

The VersaEXPRESS RF-640 8 Colour printer offers the widest colour gamut in its class for outdoor durable graphics, delivering stunning quality print with CMYK plus Light Black, Red, Green and Orange ink configuration

Deliver Wonder With Colour

The RF-640 8 Colour delivers the widest colour gamut in its class so you can achieve amazing quality print with impressive outdoor durability. Perfect for sign makers, vehicle wrap specialists, exhibition graphics suppliers, commercial printers and PSPs who are looking to provide high-impact graphics which pack a real punch.


Roland VersaExpress RF-640 8 Colour Printer Exhibition graphic
Roland VersaExpress RF-640 8 Colour Printer Vehicle Graphics
Roland VersaExpress RF-640 8 Colour Printer Sign

Achieve More Colours Than Your Competition

Quite simply, the RF-640 8 Colour is the best in its class so you can offer your clients unbeatable colour output. With the RF-640 8 Colour eco-solvent printer up to 99% of Pantone® + Solid Coated is within gamut*.

*Internal tests show up to 99% Pantone®+ Solid Coated in Gamut. Pantone® references taken from Adobe Illustrator CC 2018 Pantone®+ Solid Coated Color Book. Results may vary depending on media.

Roland VersaEXPRESS RF-640 8 Colour Extended Colour Gamut for Excellent Colour Reproduction

Hassle-Free, Super-Accurate Colour Matching

Easily and accurately match and reproduce colours difficult to achieve with conventional inks.

The winning combination of the RF-640 8 Colour ink configuration and the VersaWorks RIP software’s advanced colour replacement function and extensive Color Book compatibility deliver effortless colour management so you can match colours with ease.

Ideal for corporate branding, including difficult-to-colour-match sports and consumer goods brands.

Roland VersaEXPRESS RF-640 8 Colour Matching Chart

The Ideal Print-then-cut Workflow

Reduce errors and streamline your print-then-cut workflow with two Roland DG devices powered by one user-friendly software.

Roland DG’s premium print devices coupled with the flawless performance of the GR2 Series wide format cutters, gives you a strong advantage against your competitors.

  • Advanced Automatic Aligning System (AAS II)
  • Feature-rich and powerful VersaWorks 6 RIP
  • Accurate colour matching and high-impact print
ModelRF-640 8 Colour
Printing technologyPiezoelectric inkjet
Acceptable mediaWidth259 to 1625 mm (10.2 to 64 in.)
ThicknessMax. 1.0 mm (39 mil) with liner
Roll outer diameterMax. 210 mm (8.3 in.)
WeightMax. 40 kg (88 lb)
Core diameter*176.2 mm (3 in.) / 50.8 mm (2 in.)
Media take-up systemMax. 210 mm (8.3 in.) outer diameter / Max. 50 kg (110 lb) weight
Printing width*2Max. 1615 mm (63.6 in.)
InkTypeECO-SOL MAX 3 500 ml cartridges, INKU EGS 500 ml cartridges
Colours8 colours (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black, Light Black, Red, Green, Orange)
Print resolution (dots per inch)Max. 1440 dpi
Distance accuracy*3Error of less than ± 0.3 % of distance travelled, or ± 0.3 mm, whichever is greater.
Media heating system*4Print heater set temperature: 30 to 45°C (86 to 113°F)
Dryer set temperature: 30 to 50°C (86 to 122°F)
ConnectivityEthernet (10 BASE-T / 100 BASE-TX, automatic switching)
Power-saving functionAutomatic sleep feature
Power requirementsAC 100 to 120 V ± 10% 8.1A, 50/60 Hz or AC 220 to 240 V ± 10% 4.1A, 50/60 Hz
Power consumptionDuring operationApprox. 1070 W
Sleep modeApprox. 31 W
Acoustic noise levelDuring operation62 dB (A) or less
Sleep mode49 dB (A) or less
Dimensions (with stand)2575 (W) x 795 (D) x 1270 (H) mm (101.4 x 31.1 x 50 in.)
Weight (with stand)140 kg (309 lb)
EnvironmentPower on *5Temperature: 15° to 32°C (59° to 90°F) (20°C [68°F] or more recommended) /Humidity: 35 to 80%RH (no condensation)
Power offTemperature: 5° to 40°C (41° to 104°F) / Humidity: 20 to 80%RH (no condensation)
Included itemsVersaWorks RIP Software, exclusive stands, power cable, media clamps, media holder, replacement blades for separation knife, User’s Manual, etc.
Print modesResolutionPassSpeed
High Speed360 x 720610.5 sqm/hr
88.1 sqm/hr
540 x 720106 sqm/hr
125.4 sqm/hr
Standard720 x 720106 sqm/hr
125.4 sqm/hr
High Quality1440 x 720123.2 sqm/hr
162.3 sqm/hr
201.8 sqm/hr

*1 The media holder of this machine is exclusively for media with a paper tube (core) inner diameter 76.2 mm (3 in.). To use 50.8 mm (2 in.) media, the optional media flanges are required.
*2 The length of printing is subject to the limitations of the program.
*3 Media type: Media specified by Roland DG Corp. Temperature: 25°C (77°F), humidity: 50%. Roll media must be loaded correctly. Excluding expansion/contraction of the media. Not assured when the print heater or dryer is used. All corrections or adjustment function of this machine have been made properly. Print travel: 1 m.
*4 Warm-up is required after power up. This may require 5 to 20 minutes, depending on the operating environment. Depending on the ambient temperature and media width, the pre-set temperature may fail to be reached.
*5 Operating environment.
Specifications, designs and dimensions listed may be subject to change without notice.

VersaWorks 6 System Requirements
Operating SystemWindows® 10 (32/64 bit), Windows® 8.1 (32/64 bit), Windows® 7 Ultimate/Professional (32/64 bit)
Hard-disk file systemNTFS Format
CPU Intel Core™ 2 Duo, 2.0 GHz or faster recommended
RAM2GB or more recommended
Video card and monitorA resolution of 1280 x 1024 or more recommended
Free hard disk space40 GB or more recommended
Optical driveDVD-ROM
Ethernet Connection100 mbps
Other Internet connection recommended
 ESL5-5CY ECO-SOL MAX3 Ink Cyan, 500 ml
 ESL5-5MG ECO-SOL MAX3 Ink Magenta, 500 ml
 ESL5-5YE ECO-SOL MAX3 Ink Yellow, 500 ml
 ESL5-5BK ECO-SOL MAX3 Ink Black, 500 ml
 ESL5-5LK ECO-SOL MAX3 Ink, Light Black, 500 ml
 INKU-EGS-500-RE INKU EGS Ink, Red, 500 ml
 INKU-EGS-500-GR INKU EGS Ink, Green, 500 ml
 INKU-EGS-500-OR INKU EGS Ink, Orange, 500 ml
 SL-CL Cleaning liquid cartridge, 220 ml, 1pc
 6701409310 Cleaning Kit, 100 ml cleaning fluid, 10 swabs
 11849102 Sheet cut blades, 25 pcs




Get the most out of the VersaEXPRESS RF-640 8 Colour with a take-up unit. Wind up printed material up to 50 kg in weight and manage production with maximum efficiency.

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