Printing Size vs Image Resolution

The quality of picture printing is not only depending on type of ink and the printing media (paper), it also depends on the quality digital file. To get the maximum printing quality, we recommend you to provide us the highest quality (resolution) digital image.

The table below shows the digital image resolutions required for different printing sizes. 300dpi (Dot per Inch) is for high print quality printing and 150dpi is for acceptable print quality.

 

Print

Size (inch)

Size (mm)

300dpi (High)

150dpi (Acceptable)

Aspect ratio

4R

4" × 6"

102 × 152 mm

1205 × 1795 pixels

600 x 900 pixels

3:2

5R

5" × 7"

127 × 178 mm

1500 × 2102 pixels

750 x 1050 pixels

7:5

6R

6" × 8"

152 × 203 mm

1795 x 2398 pixels

900 x 1200 pixels

4:3

8R

8" × 10"

203 × 254 mm

2398 x 3000 pixels

1200 x 1500 pixels

5:4

8Rw

8" × 12"

203 × 305 mm

2398 x 3602 pixels

1200 x 1800 pixels

3:2

11R

11" × 14"

279 × 356 mm

3295 x 4205 pixels

1650 x 2100 pixels

14:11

12R

12" × 15"

305 × 381 mm

3602 x 4500 pixels

1800 x 2250 pixels

5:4

8" Square

8" × 8"

203 × 203 mm

2398 x 2398 pixels

1200 x 1200 pixels

1:1

12" Square

12" × 12"

305 × 305 mm

3602 x 3602 pixels

1800 x 1800 pixels

1:1




Checking Image Resolution / Dimensions

Checking Image Resolution