Ricoh Image

Pro L5160 Latex wide format printer

  • Up to 46.7 m2/h 4C print speed
  • 4-colour + white printing
  • 1,625 mm media width
  • 1,200 ml ink cartridge

Experience the new Pro L5160 series for faster turnaround on your next big job

Backed by 45 years of innovation, Ricoh are the inkjet experts.

Our new Pro L5160 series powers faster wide-format printing to deliver crisp, clear prints on substrates from wall coverings to window graphics.

The new leader in sign and display print turns short runs around faster with industry-leading print speeds and automated maintenance so you don’t have to slow down.

From the industrial-grade print heads to the curing technology that cuts out down time between print and finishing, the Pro L5160 series is the reliable choice for deeper blacks, brighter colours and advanced image quality, done faster.

Make sure versatility is always the name of the game.

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  • Versatility meets quality

    Exceptional work is at the heart of your business. The Pro L5160 does more with less for you and your clients, supporting permeable and impermeable roll-fed media including;

    • PET film and PP film
    • Plain, coated and synthetic paper
    • Wallpaper
    • Temperature-sensitive media
    • Canvas and Tarpaulin
    • Soft Signage Fabric
    • Self-adhesive PVC and PVC for Banners
  • Infinite print possibilities from fine art to floor graphics
    From decals to decor and packaging to posters, create exceptional colour intensity and glossy finishes on outdoor and indoor signage and graphics.
  • If you can imagine it, you can print it
    • Banners
    • Posters
    • Decals
    • Signs
    • Vehicle graphics
    • POP display
    • Wall coverings
    • Floor graphic
    • Packaging
    • Window graphics

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Memory - standard
2 GB (DDR4), 2 GB (DDR3)
Operation panel
4.3” tiltable uWVGA colour touch panel
Physical dimensions (WxDxH)—mainframe
3,259 x 999 x 1,472 mm
372 kg or less
Minimum space requirements

500 mm—left and right 
1,000 mm—front
1,250 mm—rear
4,259 mm—total width
3,249 mm—total depth

Average monthly volume
398 m2 
Max monthly volume
3,119 m2/h
Machine life
60,900 metres or 5 years, whichever comes first
PM cycle
Not defined, recommended every 4 years
Supply yields

No starter ink cartridge included in the mainframe
600 ml—Standard-yield ink cartridge L5160
1,200 ml—High-yield ink cartridge L5160 H
2,000 ml—Waste ink bottle Type C2
1.5 months (based on APV)—Cleaning cartridge Type C2
600 ml—Displacement cartridge Type C2
200 ml—Flushing cartridge Type C2
12 pieces per unit—Cleaning stick Type C2
200 ml bottle of flushing solution/3 x rubber gloves/2 x droppers—Maintenance kit Type C2

Ink settings

4-colour printing

4-colour + white printing

Supported media

Roll media
Roll width
1,625 mm—maximum
297 mm—minimum

432 µm—maximum
100 µm

Maximum roll outside diameter
250 mm or less

Maximum roll inside diameter
2" or 3"

Maximum roll weight
55 kg or less

Maximum media feed length
300 m or less

Cut sheet media
Media width
1,625 mm—maximum 
297 mm—minimum 

Media thickness
432 µm—maximum
100 µm—minimum

Recommended media types
PVC, banner, PET, PP, coated paper, textile (canvas)

Interfaces - standard
100Base-Tx/1000Base-T (Gigabit Ethernet)—recommended
MIB support
Private Ricoh MIB
Print speed colour

46.7 m2/h—4-colour outdoor standard
25.0 m2/h—4-colour indoor standard
7.7 m2/h—white layer printing

Printing process
On demand piezo inkjet system
Ink type

Latex ink—2nd generation AR ink

RICOH Gen5, 1,280 nozzles per head, 3 heads per printer, three line staggered placement
Print resolution

450 dpi, 600 dpi, 900 dpi, 1,200 dpi

Printer drivers

ONYX RIPCenter (software RIP)

Printer driver features

Requirements for client PC
Operating system
Windows 7 64-bit (Professional, Enterprise, Ultimate) or
Windows 8.1 64-bit (Professional, Enterprise) or 
Windows 10 64- bit (Professional, Enterprise)

Inter Core i7 or later

16 GB or more

750 GB or more

USB port

Gigabit Ethernet adapter

1,280 x 1,024 dpi or more

Note: PC specifications will vary according to required environment by every RIP and Ricoh unique driver. Ricoh will guarantee product specifications with bundled RIP software. 

Requirements for unique Ricoh driver (embedded in each RIP) 
SSE 4.1 or later

+500 GB or more for each Pro L5100 series printer

Input data 
Selectable file format 
PostScript, EPS, PDF, Remote Proofing, TIFF, Targa, Bitmap, DIB, Scitex CT, JPEG, Photoshop, Photoshop Large, GIF, PC Paintbrush, Photo CD, MrSID, ILS, PNG, JDF

Photoshop core 
Adobe Normalizer

PDF core 
Adobe PDF Print Engine (APPE 4.8)

2 bit—4 values

Selectable dot pattern 
Stochastic, FDRP Enhanced, FDRP Diffusion, FDRP Line, FDRP Plus, Ordered Dither, Screen, Halftone, Line Screen, Smooth Screen

Colour matching 
Input profile 
Defined by quickset or design file

Grey balance 
Defined by input profile and/or print mode

Not available

Colour exchange 
Available condition
Colour replacement on Job editor

Special colour print 
Available condition 
Using spot colour in PDF, the spot should named ’Spot1’

User needs to import and select

Input profile: ICC Profile Setup -> Browse
Device profile: Configure Printer -> Media -> Import

Input profile: No need to export
Device profile: Configure Printer -> Media -> Export

Input profile: No need to delete
Device profile: Configure Printer -> Media -> Delete

Image editing 
Resizing, Cropping, Rotation, Step and Repeat, Tiling, Adding Offsets/Bleed/Grommets/Marks/Labels

Image layout 
Automatic nesting—proprietary at print time/Job list order

Insert method 
Drop in Hot Folder

Print method 
Print after RIP

Multiple print
Active Printers: 1
Active RIP: 1
Active Print: 1

Ethernet / TCP/IP

RIP information 
Status, Preview, Size, Copies, Order Number, Company Name, Customer Name, Printer, Media, Prints Due, Print Mode, Resolution, Pattern, Reflected, RIP time, Cutter, User, File Name, File Size, Time, Ink Use (millilitres), Total Ink, Ink Coverage, Due Date, Notes, Media Source


Installation manual 

Operation manual 
Downloadable at

USB dongle

Supported file formats

PostScript, EPS, PDF, Remote Proofing, TIFF, Targa, Bitmap, DIB, Scitex CT, JPEG, Photoshop, Photoshop Large, GIF, PC Paintbrush, Photo CD, MrSID, ILS, PNG, JDF

Maximum printable area
1,615 mm wide
Other print features
Media remaining detection, Media end detection, Uni-direction settings, White skip process, Banding correction process, Overlap printing, Layer printing, Adjustable drying time, Vacuum adjustment, Origin setting, Nozzle recovery, Auto adjustment sensor
Supported languages

Japanese, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, European Portuguese, Russian, Korean

Software RIP
English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Czech, Polish, Turkish, Portuguese, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean

Web Image Monitor
@Remote Embedded—for automated ink replenishment and service calls
Device Manager NX Lite
Device Manager NX Accounting
Device Manager NX Pro
Device Manager NX Enterprise
Printer Driver Packager NX
Power source
220–240 V, 16 Amps, 50/60 Hz x 2 lines
Power consumption

6,000 W or less—maximum
5.35 W or less—Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode)
0.5 W or less—Auto Power-off

Warm-up time

7 minutes or less

Power saving mode
10–60 minutes shift time (30 minutes default) to Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode)
Recovery time
30 seconds or less from Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode)
Sound power level

67 dB or less—standby
72 dB or less—operating

Total Volatile Organic Compounds (TVOC)
18 mg/h or less—standby
1,700 mg/h or less—operating
Environmental standards
Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS)
Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH)
Battery Directive 2006/66/EC
Directive 94/62/EC on packaging
Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE)
Energy saving standards
Energy Star—4C configuration only
Safety standards
IEC60950-1 CB Attestation
Low Voltage Directive (LVD 2014/35/EU)
Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) standards
EN55022 Class A 
EN62311 (CE)
Operating environment

Installation environment
15–30 °C—usable temperature
20–25 °C—precision guaranteed temperature
35–80%—usable humidity (relative humidity—no condensation)
40–60%—precision guaranteed (relative humidity)
Office equivalent—dust

Storage conditions
-20–40 °C—temperature
35–40 °C—temperature (maximum 31 days)
75 % or less—humidity
1 carton—stack height
Maximum 18 months from date of manufacture—storage period

Transportation conditions
-30–50 °C—temperature
30–85 % or less—humidity
1 carton—stack height