480i Ink-Jet CD/DVD 4800 DPI Printer


480iRimage introduces the most advanced thermal inkjet technology available today.

The Rimage 480i features the best speed, the best resolution, and the best color management. The Rimage 480i product incorporates HP’s unique PhotoREt IV color-layering technology and ColorSmart III color optimization technology to create realistic photo images, vivid color output, and extremely sharp text to your published CDs and DVDs. The Rimage 480i product also features the smallest droplet size in the industry (3 pico-liters) and a new six-ink color capacity to give you stunning results-disc after disc. You’ll get 4800 dpi resolution and a full-color spectrum of 16.7 million colors. See the Rimage 480i brochure for product details.




Product Features
•Up to 4800 dpi driver selectable resolution.
•Full color spectrum of 16.7 million colors.
•Smallest droplet size (3 pico-liters) for unsurpassed ink control.(Download our brochure for more information on droplet size and how it affects your print)
•Unsurpassed color management.
•Pixel density of 5.76 million pixels per square inch.

Print Technology Thermal inkjet printing
Print Resolution Up to 4800 dpi
Print Speeds 26 to 132 seconds per disc, depending on coverage
Color Spectrum 16.7 million colors
Droplet Size 3 pl (pico-liters)
Pixel Density 5.76 million pixels per square inch
Power 100 – 240 VAC, 1.0 A, 50-60 Hz, auto-ranging
Ink Cartridges Black (Rimage # RB1)
CMY (Rimage # RC1)
Photo (Rimage # RP1)
Print Modes Plain (normal, best, max dpi)
Premium (normal, best, max dpi)
Photo (normal, best, max dpi)
Interface USB 2.0
Warranty 1 year limited
Physical Size Height: 6.00″ (15.2 cm)Width: 15.75″ (40 cm)Depth:** 15.00″ (38.1 cm)
Weight: 17 lb (7.7 kg) ** Leave an additional 3.5 inches (9 cm) for cabling.
Operating System
The Rimage 480i printer is compatible only with the following operating systems:Windows 2000 Professional with Service Pack 4 Windows XP Professional with Service Pack 2 or higher Windows Server 2003
Temperature and Humidity Operating Temperature: 60 to 95°F (16 to 35°C)
Humidity: 40 to 80% non-condensing

Storage Temperature: 5 to 95°F (-15 to 35°C)
Useonly 120 mm optical discs that are coated with an inkjet printable surface.
The media in Rimage Media Kits™ are designed for optimum print performance.


Rimage Standalone Printers

441-5300 Rimage 480i 4800 DPI Inkjet…………………………………………………………………. $1,300

333-3334 Rimage PRISM Standalone Printer ………………………………………………………… $6,190

333-3335 Rimage EVEREST 600 Color standalone CD-R Printer …………………………………$5,150

Rimage Support Files

Tech Support Docs, Files/Firmware:


Rimage Producer – Align Gripper – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B7KmoXSZrBw

Rimage Professional – Clean Lift Arm Shaft – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xqGqKVvE9wE

Rimage 5400N Test #2 – Cycle Diagnostic – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLhb6ZgrNtk

Rimage 3400/5400 – Check Mailbox Slide – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6nif58Z7BfA

Rimage Prism Printer Clean Printhead – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2_wNvgau8Ys

Rimage 7100 Printer Alignment – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JgsZDl-FqBU

Rimage 7100 Align Carousel – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8HMeTlg78tY

Rimage 7100 Adjust Gripper – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=50YUUbjZ1n0

Rimage 7100 Test #3 – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0js6mPbh56A

Prism Plus Printer prints black lines randomly – Click this link for Firmware Fix

How to Align Print Margins on Rimage Prism Printers

How to Install New PrintHead in Prism Printers

Prism – How to print on disc hub


Clean- How To Clean Everest Printer (Manually)

Clean – How To Clean Everest Print Head (Using Ribbon Leader)

Everest II – Printed DVD Discs have bubbling on recording side – How to Fix.

Everest III Print Driver – Instructions how to install driver w/o printer on system

Rimage Everest CMYW Label Sample (with Silver Knockouts)

How to install replacement Everest Printer on Producer systems

Everest templates for Illustrator and Photoshop

XP Pro SP1 FireWire Fix – Download and execute this file to fix FireWire Drives not being recognized in XP.

“Corrupt License File” – Download this file, install and then reactivate

GemUtil update for 7.X Producer Software

Latest CD Rec Driver

Rimage 8.1 API Manuals

AutoPrinter does not respond to Print Jobs or Buttons Pressed – How To Fix.

Loader Firmware will not update via Production Server or GemUtils – Use GemFlash

Amigo, AutoStar, Protege & Prism Printer Diagnostics & Error Codes

How to Align Gripper to Carousel after changing pick arm