Almost all resin 3D-printing brands upgraded their flagship products to the more expensive 8K resolution. Just days after Creality announced its more affordable Halot-Mage 8K printer for just €419, Phrozen has already an answer ready and send words to all3DP about it. they are launching the Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K S, which will be the more affordable version of their prime machine, the Sonic Mini 8K. Learn more about the specifications, pricing and comparison with the Mini 8K in this article.
Image by Phrozen : the new Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K S resin 3D-printer
Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K S specifications
Here you can find the specification comparison of the Mini 8K S, compared with their flaggship printer, the Sonic Mini 8K.
|Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K S||Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K|
|Price||$350 (launch price)||$750|
|Pixel size||22 micron||22 micron|
|Pixels||8K||8K (7500 X 3240)|
|Build volume (L*W*H)||165 * 72 * 170 mm||165 * 72 * 170 mm|
|Rail (z-motion)||Single Linear Rail||Dual Linear Rail|
Not all specifications are listed so a full comparison is not possible. Information about light intensity, print speed and accuracy make it difficult to compare.
Detailed resin 3d-printing with 8K resolution of the Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K
The first pictures of the printed parts look astonishing. Phrozen displays that the XY pixilation seen in models, are nearly invisible due to the high resolution. Yet real testing needs to reveal how this will actually look. Next to the 3D-printer specifications and hardware, also resin and settings are of major importance to get the best results.
Price of the Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K resin 3D-printer
Currently ythe Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K is offerd at a pre-release discount at $349,99. It is expected by 3Dprintingindustry that the price will increase to $599,99 after the release.
Compatible resins for the Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K S resin 3D-printer
Some Liqcreate resins are already optimized for Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K, but not yet with the new Mini 8K S version. If you want to try, then a good starting point are the Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K parameters in the link. It is expected that all Liqcreate resins can work on the Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K S. With Liqcreate’s experience with previous Phrozen products and other 405nm MSLA and LCD 3D-printers, it is likely that almost the whole Liqcreate resin range will be available and compatible on the new Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K S resin 3D-printer. More information is available once the product is widely availeble. Send an e-mail to email@example.com if you want to be informed on resin compatibility.
Team Liqcreate wish you happy printing for the lucky people who get their hands on an Phrozen Sonic Mini 8K S first. If there are any questions or remarks, feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org any time.
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