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Oce PlotWave 500

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Plotwave 500

Oce PlotWave 500

Multi-functional, cost-effective and cloud-ready mono printer

The multi-functional Océ PlotWave 500 is a monochrome printer with optional colour scanner. It offers instant printing, secure cloud connectivity, energy efficiency and smart multi-touch panel operation within a single footprint.


  • 2 to 4 rolls
  • Reliable 600 x 1200 dpi B&W printing with Océ Pico-Printing technology
  • First print-out in 30 seconds with Océ Radiant Fusing technology
  • Up to 10 A1 plots per minute
  • Flexible workflow with user-friendly and smart ClearConnect panel
  • Océ Image Logic optimising imperfect originals to perfect scans and copies
  • Top Delivery Tray collates up to 100 A0/E-size plots neatly and in order with air-separation technology
  • Secure cloud connectivity
  • Sleek, compact and durable hardware design
  • Energy efficient with low ozone, heat and noise emission; which makes it perfect for office usage

Detailed Features

Versatile and cost-effective

Sleek and compact, the multi-functional Océ PlotWave 500 incorporates proven technology and offers an impressive ROI. Plus it’s easily upgradable - so you can choose the system that suits your budget and your needs.

Smart usability

Control is in your hands; the Océ ClearConnect panel’s tablet-like user interface is designed for multi-touch gestures. Crisp and clear, it allows effortless and intuitive usability – you can pull up a document, zoom and pan to different areas, and even preview live whilst scanning and preview before copying and printing to avoid errors. Use handy pre-sets for easy editing options on the panel and spot-on results first time.

High-speed instant printing and finishing

The Océ PlotWave 500 consistently delivers 10 A1 pages per minute through Océ Radiant Fusing. In only 30 seconds, you get the first print out from sleep mode. You now no longer need to wait at the machine to warm allowing you to concentrate on your core activities. Up to 100 A0 size plots can be collated in the top delivery tray, which features an air separation system for neat stacking. Increase capacity to 150 A0 pages with an optional delivery tray or choose from a range of folding options.

Secure cloud connectivity

The Océ PlotWave 500 is designed with user in mind. Advanced and secure connectivity means quick and easy collaboration for you and your project team. Print from and scan to cloud, mobile phone, tablet, USB flash drive or your network.

High quality prints

Enjoy high quality prints with 600 x 1200 dpi. The Océ Pico-Printing technology optimises print quality for sharper details, accurate curves, smoother grayscales and more readable texts.

Colour scanning

The Océ Image Logic ensures dependable, high quality copies and scans every time by automatically clearing background noise; retaining pictures and highlights to turn imperfect originals into perfect copies. For easy scanning, originals are inserted face-up and the paper width is automatically detected.

Easy Service

Everything from media roll changing to toner re-filling has been ergonomically designed to be quick, easy and clean. Built-to-last with robust construction, hard-wearing parts and Remote Service support, the Océ PlotWave 500 offers dependable uptime with fewer jams and easy servicing.

Energy efficient

The Océ Radiant Fusing technology means the plotter only heats up whilst printing and consumes almost zero energy when idle. The ENERGY STAR qualified Océ PlotWave 500 helps you save money and time. It is also virtually ozone free and extremely quiet, allowing it to fit comfortably into office workgroups.

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Product Specification


Product description Multi-functional Black&White wide format printer with color scanning
Imaging technology Electrophotography (LED), Organic PhotoConductor (OPC), Océ Radiant Fusing technology with instant warm-up time
Toner/ Ink type Océ black toner: 450 gr. per bottle
Print speed Black & White: 10 A1 size/min
Print resolution 600 x 1200 dpi
Configuration Printer or Multi-functional with folder options
Size main engine (WxDxH) 1527 x 803 x 1495 mm (including top delivery tray)
Weight main engine 265 kg
Certifications CE-mark, TUV GS, CETECOM c-UL-US, FEMP, ENERGY STAR


Paper rolls Default: 2 rolls, expandable to a maximum of 4 rolls
Maximum paper capacity Up to 730 m2 with maximum 4 rolls
Paper weight 60-110 g/m2
Roll width 279-914 mm
Output delivery Top delivery tray with air-separation technology collating up to 100 A0 plots neatly and in order; Optional Océ Delivery Tray maximizes the capacity to 150 A0 plots
Media type Plain paper, Translucent, Recycled paper, Engineering Bond, Engineering Vellum, Colour paper, Top Label Paper FSC, Red Label Paper PEFC, Black Label Paper PEFc, Green Label FSC, RecycledWhiteZero FSC, Transparent Paper, Transparent Paper FSC, Polyester film, Polyester film antistatic, Contrast Film, Clear Polyester Film, Double Matte Polyester Film, White Opaque Polyester Film, Translucent Engineering Bond, Recycled Engineering Bond.


Description Océ PowerM controller with Windows 7 Embedded (32 bits)
Processor Dual-Core G540 @ 2.50GHz
Memory 4 GB DDR3 (standard)
Hard disk 500 GB, 7200 rpm
Interface Ethernet 100 Mbits/s, 1 Gbit/s; TCP/IP: DHCP, IPv4, IPv6, https
Page description language TIFF, JPEG, HPGL, HPGL2, DWF, C4, Calcomp 906/907/951, CALS, NIRS, NIFF, PS/PDF (optional)
Security E-shredding, IPSec, HTTPS, optional advanced security for administrator, audit logging. User authentication on local UI for FTP, SMB and WebDav.
Options Adobe® PostScript® 3/PDF file interpreter


Description Océ ClearConnect multi-touch user interface
Size 10.4”
Resolution 800 x 600 pixels
Number of colours 16.2 million
Technology Projective capacitive touch


Description Océ Scanner Express II with Contact Image Sensor (CIS) and Océ Image Logic technology
Scan resolution 600 x 600 dpi
Scan speed Black & White scanning: 14.6 m/min; Colour scanning: 4.8 m/min; Copying: 9.7 m/min
Scan format TIFF, PDF, PDF/A, JPEG, CALS, multi-page PDF, multi-page PDF/A and multi-page TIFF
Scan destination Local USB flash drive, FTP, SMB, controller, mobile devices, cloud, Collaborate, WebDav
Original width 208 mm-914 mm
Original length 208 mm-16000 mm
Original thickness Up to 0.8 mm (only non-rigid documents)
Zoom 1:1, Scale to media size , Scale to standard format, Custom scale: 10-1000 %
Preset modes Lines&text, Lines&text draft, Folded lines&text, Photo, Colored, Dark original, Blueprint, Color High-light
Size scanner (WxDxH) 1097 mm x 308 mm x 140 mm
Weight scanner 21 kg


Sound pressure level On ready mode: 24 dB; On active mode: 58 dB
Ozone concentration < 0.001 mg/m3
Power requirements 90-240 V, 50/60Hz
Power consumption Sleep < 1W; Ready: 42 W; Active: 1.6 kW


Description Print, copy and scan single documents or sets concurrently
Printer drivers Océ Wide Format Printer Driver 2.0 Certified for Microsoft® Windows®, Océ Driver for Postscript® 3
Job submission Smart Inbox, Cloud, USB, Mobile devices through Océ Mobile WebTools (iOS, Android, Symbian and BlackBerry® OS) and Océ Publisher Mobile (iOS and Android); Web browser through Océ Publisher Express and Océ Publisher Select
Job management Edit, pause, delete, change jobs’ order and create sets on ClearConnect panel or via Océ Express WebTools; Secured controller access, Remote shutdown and restart
Accounting Option: Océ Account Center
Hardware Océ Scanner Express II, Additional 2nd roll drawer with separate cutter, Océ 940, Océ 2400 FanFold, Océ 4300 FullFold (optional 1 belt, 2 belt, reinforcement unit), Océ Delivery Tray, Removable hard disk, Climate Control
Software Océ View Station, Remote Service tool, Océ Account Center, Adobe® PostScript ®3/PDF file interpreter, PlotWave 500 Administrative login, PlotWave 500 3rd party app enabler
  • All specifications subject to change without notice
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