A2 Posters - Economical and high impact
Select a paper weight and paper finish based on what your poster is being used for and the printing budget you have. The cost variation between these papers is very small on quantities between 250 posters and 2500, have a look at the pricing calculator to see the dfference.
100gsm - The most cost effective paper weight for printing discount posters
Laser Print - Budget concious, light and economical
150gsm - The most popular paper weight for poster printing
Gloss - Standard weight with a gloss finish
Silk - Standard weight with a silk/satin finish
Matt - Standard weight uncoated finish
170gsm - Premium paper weight for printing quality posters
Gloss - Medium weight with a gloss finish
Silk - Medium weight with a silk/satin finish
Matt - Medium weight uncoated finish
When printing posters, the size and quantity you require will determine the best way to print the poster. Digital large format printing enables us to print short runs of A2, A1 and A0 posters very quickly and economically on our large format inkjet printers. A3 posters are printed on our sheet fed digital press. Once a certain quantity is required, we advise switching the posters to our offset press which delivers lower unit cost per print once a certain quantity is required.
Digital poster printing is suited to the following quantities
A3 - 1 to 1000 - Same day or next day (Plus delivery)
A2 - 1 to 25 - Next day (Plus delivery)
A1 - 1 to 25 - Minimum two to three day timeframe (Plus delivery)
A0 - 1 to 25 - Minimum two to three day timeframe (Plus delivery)
Above these quantites it is more economical to print posters on our offset presses. When printing posters on our offset system, the unit cost per print is lower, however the minimum run length is higher, for example;
Offset poster printing is suited to the following quantities
A3 - 1000 plus - Minimum two to three day timeframe (Plus delivery)
A2 - 125 plus - Minimum three to four day timeframe (Plus delivery)
A1 - 125 plus - Minimum three to four day timeframe (Plus delivery)
A0 - 125 plus - Minimum four to five day timeframe (Plus delivery)
If you need more information about poster printing please call fprint on 1300 70 80 28 or email email@example.com.
Click here for help - How to set up your poster artwork file
If you need help with artwork setup, specifications or general information about file types and artwork creation for poster printing, visit our artwork specifications page.
Paper sizes - Click here to view a range of standard poster sizes
For a detailed chart containing all the A series poster sizes, visit our paper and media information page.