Sony UP-DR150
Digital Photo Printer

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Great for these Applications
  • Event Photography
  • Amusement/Malls
  • Sports
  • Professional Photography
  • Retail Photofinishing



Speed and Quality - The Ideal Choice for Digital Photo Print Services

Sony is pleased to re-introduce the newer, faster UP-DR150 high speed Digital Photo Printer.  This state-of-the-art, high productivity printer creates 440 4x6 prints per hour!  It's lightning fast . . . create 5x7 inch photos in just 13 seconds, and 4x6 and 3.5x5 inch prints in only 7 seconds!  This powerhouse can also create 6x8 inch photos in just 15 seconds.  The UP-DR150's results are long-lasting and professional grade.  The high-speed, high-volume, high capacity UP-DR150 roll printer will meet the needs of the most demanding customers. Utilizing Sony dye sublimation technology and "Print by Sony" media, it produces the highest quality borderless photo-quality prints available. The UP-DR150 is the unrivaled choice for digital photo printing.

High-Speed Printing
A newly developed thermal print head enables the UP-DR150 to operate at high speeds when producing any print size. For example, a 4 x 6 inch image can be printed in approximately 7 seconds.  When using 5 x 7 inch paper, a print can be made in approximately 13 seconds.  A 6 x 8 inch image can be printed in approximately 15 seconds.

Superb Print Quality
The UP-DR150 creates crisp and vibrant prints with natural, continuous tones.  It offers three types of print finishes: Glossy, Texture, and Matte and prints onto 4 different print packs: 3 1/2 x 5 inch, 4 x 6 inch, 5 x 7 inch, and 6 x 8 inch.

High-volume printing
Offering large paper capacities and roll printing technology, the UP-DR150 is a workhorse.
The printer can hold a roll of 550 4 x 6 inch prints or 335 5 x 7 inch prints.

Front Operation
Front-loading allows easy replacement of paper and ribbon and enables the UP-DR150 to be installed in even the tightest spaces.  And the redesigned paper loading mechanism offers indicators to show when the paper is loaded correctly.  In addition, the printer’s side panel offers space-saving recessed interface connections which allow for easy set up and access.

USB Interface
The UP-DR150 is equipped with a USB 2.0 interface as standard.  This allows fast transfer of image data.

PC Compatibility
The printer is supplied with PC driver software – compatible with Microsoft® Windows® 2000, XPpro – to enhance its flexibility.

Real-Time Monitoring
The UP-DR150 also offers real-time monitoring of the remaining number of prints, the total number of prints, the printer status and any error status.  This allows continuous monitoring by application software.

2 or 4-Split Image Print Mode
Different images can be printed on a single sheet of print paper.

Monitor Loop-Through for System Power Saving
The UP-20 has a signal loop-through capability so that input sources can be viewed on a connected monitor even when the printer is not powered on. This loop-through function reduces the total power consumption of the system.


Printing Method Dye Sublimation Printing
Resolution 334 dpi
Gradations 8 bits per color
Image Pixels Transferred 2UPC-R153: 1210 x 1728 pixels
2UPC-R154: 1382 x 2048 pixels
2UPC-R155: 1728 x 2380 pixels
2UPC-R156: 2048 x 2724 pixels

Paper Size

2UPC-R153: 3 1/2 x 5 inches (89 x 127 mm)
2UPC-R154: 4 x 6 inches (102 x 152 mm)
2UPC-R155: 5 x 7 inches (127 x 178 mm)
2UPC-R156: 6 x 8 inches (152 x 204 mm)

Print Capacity

2UPC-R153: 610 prints
2UPC-R154: 550 prints
2UPC-R155: 335 prints
2UPC-R156: 295 prints

Printing Times

2UPC-R153: approx. 7 seconds
2UPC-R154: approx. 7 seconds
2UPC-R155: approx. 13 seconds
2UPC-R156: approx. 15 seconds

Spool Memory

32 Mb (For additional one picture)


Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0)

Power Requirements

AC 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz

Power Consumption

5-2.5 A


11 1/8 (W) x 14 1/8 (H) x 18 1/4 (D) inches


Approx. 44 lb 2 oz

Safety Standards

UL60950-1 (UC), CSA C22.2 No. 950 (UC), EN60950 (CE)

Supplied Accessories

  • AC Power Cord

  • Trash Box with Paper Stacker

  • CD-ROM (including printer drivers, on-line manual)

  • Operation Manual

  • Paper Spool

Optional Accessories

Self-laminating Color Print Packs:

  • 2UPC-R153 3 1/2 x 5 inches, 1,220 total prints
    2 rolls of print paper (610 prints each), 2 rolls ink ribbon

  • 2UPC-R154 4 x 6 inches, 1,100 total prints
    2 rolls of print paper (550 prints each), 2 rolls of ink ribbon

  • 2UPC-R155 5 x 7 inches, 670 total prints
    2 rolls of print paper (335 prints each), 2 rolls of ink ribbon

  • 2UPC-R156 6 x 8 inches, 590 total prints
    2 rolls of print paper (295 prints each), 2 rolls of ink ribbon

UPA-DR150PS Optional print stacker holds 250 prints of all sizes.


ABS Imaging Systems, Inc.
680 Hollow Road, Suite 5
Phoenixville, PA 19460
Phone: 800-355-2271   *   Fax: 800-978-8926