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Comparison Chart

Sawgrass Virtuoso SG500 Sawgrass Virtuoso SG1000 Sawgrass Virtuoso SG400 Sawgrass Virtuoso SG800
SG500 SG1000 SG400 SG800
Price Range Mid-Range Mid-Range Mid-Range Mid-Range
Recommended Use Small Business Advanced Small Business Small Business Advanced Small Business
Durability 4 Stars 4 Stars 4 Stars 4 Stars
Max Media Size

8.5" x 14"

13" x 19"

8.5" x 14"

13" x 19"

Print Speed

82 Prints/Hour

69 Prints/Hour

82 Prints/Hour

69 Prints/Hour

Ink Set CMYK CMYK CMYK CMYK
Max Resolution 600 x 600 dpi 600 x 600 dpi 600 x 600 dpi 600 x 600 dpi
Ink Delivery System High Capacity Cartridges High Capacity Cartridges High Capacity Cartridges High Capacity Cartridges
Cartridge Size CMY - 29ml
K - 42ml
CMY - 29ml
K - 42ml
CMY - 29ml
K - 42ml
CMY - 29ml
K - 42ml
Bulk System Available No No No No
Color Management Compatibility PowerDriver for Windows, MacProfile PowerDriver for Windows,
MacProfile
PowerDriver for Windows, MacProfile PowerDriver for Windows, MacProfile
Media Tray 250 Sheets 250 Sheets 100 Sheets 250 Sheets
WiFi Yes Yes No No

 

Epson Stylus C88+ Sawgrass Virtuoso VJ 628
Epson C88+ Sawgrass Virtuoso VJ 628
Price Range Budget Premium
Recommended Use Production Use Production Use
Durability 5 Stars 4.5 Stars
Max Media Size

8.5" x 44"

24"

Print Speed

330 Prints/Hour

52 Sq Ft/Hour

Ink Set CMYK CMYK
Max Resolution 5760 x 1440 optimized dpi Up to 1440 dpi
Ink Delivery System Standard Capacity Cartridges Standard Capacity Cartridges
Cartridge Size CMYK - 17ml 220ml/per cartridge
Bulk System Available Yes No
Color Management Compatibility PowerDriver for Windows PowerDriver for Windows, MacProfile
Media Tray 120 Sheets n/a
WiFi No No