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Old May 30, 2004, 12:37 PM   #1
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What is the difference in print quality between Hi Touch's 640Gala (which is rated 403 dpi) versus the 730PS (300dpi). In other words, would we really be able to see a difference with the unaided eye in photos taken with a Canon G5 at highest resolution?

We like the different size options of the 730PS but wonder if it's better to have the higher resolution of the new 640Gala.
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Old Jun 1, 2004, 9:19 AM   #2
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I have both units. I can't really tell the difference between the two.

Remember that you are dealing with a continous tone process (just the same as Labs use). There are no tiny little spaces between dots. Also keep in mind this is a Thermal process, the color is heated and blended at the time of printing, plus a clear, water resistant coating goes on last.

Ink jets work on a dpi basis and yes there is a wide variety in that process.
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