Roland VersaEXPRESS RF-640

Impressive print speed and quality, advanced productivity features and unmatched reliability and support make the VersaEXPRESS RF-640 wide-format inkjet printer the smart choice for your business. Efficient, reliable and affordable, the VersaEXPRESS RF-640 delivers outstanding prints day in and day out.

Advanced Imaging for Vibrant Colours with Sharp Details

The RF-640 delivers unsurpassed print performance. Brilliant photorealistic imaging at 1440 dpi. Print speeds up to 48.5m2/hr.

Support for a wide array of coated and uncoated media. Indoor-safe GREENGUARD Gold-certified ECO-SOL MAX inks for a wider color gamut and increased density for rich, saturated colours. the RF-640 is the smart choice for a wide range of applications, including signs and posters, banners, backlit displays, vehicle wraps and more.

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 formāt 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
Model RF-640
Printing technology Piezoelectric inkjet
Acceptable media Width 259 to 1625 mm (10.2 to 64 in.)
Thickness Max. 1.0 mm (39 mil) with liner
Roll outer diameter Max. 210 mm (8.3 in.)
Weight Max. 40 kg (88 lb)
Core diameter*1 76.2 mm (3 in.) / 50.8 mm (2 in.)
Media take-up system Max. 210 mm (8.3 in.) outer diameter / Max. 50 kg (110 lb) weight
Printing width*2 Max. 1615 mm (63.6 in.)
Ink Type ECO-SOL MAX 3 500 cc cartridge
Colours 4 colours (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black)
Print resolution (dots per inch) Max. 1440 dpi
Distance accuracy*3 Error of less than ± 0.3 % of distance travelled, or ± 0.3 mm (0.012 in.), whichever is greater.
Media heating system*4 Print heater set temperature: 30 to 45°C (86 to 113°F)
Dryer set temperature: 30 to 50°C (86 to 122°F)
Connectivity Ethernet (10 BASE-T / 100 BASE-TX, automatic switching)
Power-saving function Automatic sleep feature
Power requirements AC 100 to 120 V ± 10% 8.1A, 50/60 Hz or AC 220 to 240 V ± 10% 4.1A, 50/60 Hz
Power consumption During operation 1070 W
Sleep mode 31 W
Acoustic noise level During operation 62 dB (A) or less
Sleep mode 49 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)
Environment Power on *5 Temperature: 15° to 32°C (59° to 90°F) (20°C [68°F] or more recommended) /Humidity: 35 to 80%RH (no condensation)
Power off Temperature: 5° to 40°C (41° to 104°F) / Humidity: 20 to 80%RH (no condensation)
Included items Roland VersaWorks 6 RIP Software, take-up system, stand, power cable, media clamps, media holder, replacement blades for separation knife, cleaning kit, User’s Manual, etc.
Print modes Resolution Pass Speed
Max Speed (Banner) 360 x 360 1 48.5 sqm/hr (522 sqft/hr)
Billboard (Banner) 360 x 720 2 27 sqm/hr (290 sqft/hr)
High Speed (Banner) 360 x 720 3 18 sqm/hr (194 sqft/hr)
Standard (Banner) 720 x 720 5 13 sqm/hr (140 sqft/hr)
High Quality (Banner) 1440 x 720 6 6 sqm/hr (64 sqft/hr)
High Speed (Vinyl) 360 x 720 3 18.5 sqm/hr (199 sqft/hr)
Standard (Vinyl) 540 x 720 5 13 sqm/hr (140 sqft/hr)
720 x 720 6 11 sqm/hr (118 sqft/hr)
High Quality (Vinyl) 1440 x 720 8 4.4 sqm/hr (47 sqft/hr)

*1 The media holder of this machine is exclusive use for the media of 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 System Windows® 10 (32/64 bit), Windows® 8.1 (32/64 bit), Windows® 7 Ultimate/Professional (32/64 bit)
Hard-disk file system NTFS Format
CPU  Intel Core™ 2 Duo, 2.0 GHz or faster recommended
RAM 2GB or more recommended
Video card and monitor A resolution of 1280 x 1024 or more recommended
Free hard disk space 40 GB or more recommended
Optical drive DVD-ROM
Ethernet Connection 100 mbps
Other  Internet connection recommended
Model Description
 ESL5-CY  ECO-SOL MAX3 Ink Cyan, 220cc
 ESL5-MG  ECO-SOL MAX3 Ink Magenta, 220cc
 ESL5-YE  ECO-SOL MAX3 Ink Yellow, 220cc
 ESL5-BK  ECO-SOL MAX3 Ink Black, 220cc
 ESL5-5CY  ECO-SOL MAX3 Ink Cyan, 500cc
 ESL5-5MG  ECO-SOL MAX3 Ink Magenta, 500cc
 ESL5-5YE  ECO-SOL MAX3 Ink Yellow, 500cc
 ESL5-5BK  ECO-SOL MAX3 Ink Black, 500cc
 SL-CL  Cleaning liquid cartridge, 220cc, 1pc
 6701409310  Cleaning Kit, 100 cc cleaning fluid, 10 swabs
 11849102  Sheet cut blades, 25 pcs




Get the most out of the VersaEXPRESS RF series with a take-up unit. The take up system allows you to wind up printed material automatically and manage production with maximum efficiency.

TUC-3 / TU3-64 (RF-640)

*Material rolls up to 50Kg

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