ColorStream 3000 Series

Color Digital Presses


About ColorStream 3000 Series


Highly flexible and versatile high speed, full color inkjet printer
The Océ ColorStream 3000 Twin series is the series of high speed, high quality full color inkjet printers with a speed of 157 or 417 feet per minute for 344 up to 1818 letter images per minute. Through its unique combination of productivity, efficiency and quality it simplifies and accelerates the transition from monochrome to full-color or even 5 or 6 colors. The DigiDot multilevel dot modulation produces crisp details and smooth halftones with a perceived quality of 1200 dpi at full rated speed. It offers productivity and flexibility for high-speed color and monochrome production of transaction, TransPromo, direct mail, book and manual applications with the reliability, print quality and media range associated with the DigiDot technology. The Océ ColorStream 3000 Twin series provides a modular offering in various single and twin configurations. The flexible Océ ColorStream 3000 Twin series system allows you to adapt the printing mode to match your pace of the transition to color. A full-color Océ ColorStream 3000 Twin series can be set up as monochrome-only system when needed. The production and media flexibility contributes to a future-proof system that simplifies the transition of applications and business models to more sophisticated documents with variable personalization and smarter communication in color.

Benefit from proven high volume printing technology

  • Top notch productivity: Print speeds from 157 to 417 fpm, Up to 21.25” print width, Ramp-up/Ramp-down feature, First page printing, Reliability
  • High-end print quality: Océ DigiDot Technology, Multilevel Dot Modulation, InkSafe Technology feature, Ink economy, Paper shrinking compensation, Choice of dye, pigment, specialty, spot color or MICR Inks, Nozzle-freeing methods
  • Outstanding production flexibility: Premium vs. performance mode, Twin flexibility, Color Flexibility and growth path
  • Unrivaled operational efficiency: HeadSafe, Ramp-up/Ramp-down feature, First page printing, Buffer under run protection

Datacenter infrastructure fit: Weight, size, and leveling pad placement allow for installation on raised floor environments, System breaks down to several small components to allow for access through tight doorways or elevators, Power and environmental requirements are similar to typical digital print devices

SRA MP controller: Native PDF, IPDS and PCL6, Integrated closed loop color control, Operator calibration tool, Advanced color management, Late binding workflows, Paper shrinking compensation, Nozzle-freeing methods, Two-up mode, Duplex synchronization/data integrity

Productivity and flexibility for high-speed color production
The series consists of four printer models ranging from 157 up to 417 feet per minute, which translates to 344 up to 1818 letter impressions per minute. The configurations easily support monthly volumes of up to 56 million letter impressions. The Océ ColorStream series starts with the Océ ColorStream 3200 system printing at 157 feet per minute with a maximum print width of 17"" (432mm). The remaining three models feature a print width of up to 21.25"" (540 mm). The Océ ColorStream 3500 system prints at 246 feet per minute, the Océ ColorStream 3700 prints at 328 feet per minute, and the Océ ColorStream 3900 prints at 417 feet per minute.

Smart innovations for smart communication in color
Several smart features of the ColorStream 3000 Twin series enable a fast switch between long monochrome runs and full-color prints. The twin concept allows an easy entry into the world of inkjet printing by starting with a simplex mono version. The data center infrastructure fit regarding size, weight and power supply as well as a seamless integration into existing environments with regards to workflow and finishing makes it easy to replace older toner-based continuous feed systems with the new ColorStream 3000 Twin series, thus accelerating the transition to color.

Low risk innovation
The Océ ColorStream 3000 Twin series systems build on the best of Océ’s continuous feed technologies including the Océ DigiDot piezoelectric drop-on-demand technology, industry's fastest inkjet print heads to produce stunning color at top speeds, Océ SRA MP controller power and the flexibility of Océ VarioStream I, L and H-shape twin configurations. Together with the Océ service power and the investment protection and upgradability approach this ensures you a low risk innovation.


File Description Date Size
ColorStream 3000 Series Brochure 9/04/2014 1.35 MB
ColorStream 3000 Series Data Sheet 9/04/2014 503 KB
ColorStream 3000 Series Mark Brochure 9/04/2014 861 KB