Speedmaster XL 106

The Speedmaster XL 106 is the right machine for frequent job changes.

But its constantly high quality with steady production speeds of 18,000 sheets per hour in straight printing or perfecting mode is also impressive in longer runs.

Parallel makeready processes increase productivity in packaging, commercial, and label printing. The intelligent interaction of the automation components enables cost-effective production of all printing products.

Speedmaster XL 106

At a glance

  • Continuous process optimization through artificial intelligence
  • New Heidelberg User Experience on the Speedmaster
  • Integrated Speedmaster Operating System with intuitive touch operating concept
  • 0 minutes additional makeready time due to fully automated air settings when changing substrates using characteristic profiles
  • Plate change with AutoPlate XL 3 in under 1 minute
  • Waste ejection system – no subsequent quality inspection necessary
  • Improvement of the OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) and operator-independent performance through intelligent automation
  • Autonomous printing from the last to the first good sheet

Suitable for the following segments

The Speedmaster XL 106 is the most intelligent Speedmaster yet with innovative solutions for

Commercial printing

Packaging printing

Label printing

Find your optimal configuration too.

Your Heidelberg sales representative will be happy to advise you.

Watch the full product demo of a Speedmaster XL 106 new generation.

What customers say

Schäfer Druck & Verpackung

The new 2020 generation of the Speedmaster XL 106 is a milestone for our company and, together with the state-of-the-art machines in postpress also, enables us to offer our customers innovative products. We expect the new printing press to significantly reduce our makeready times so that we can produce even the shortest runs economically and achieve high productivity.”

Timo Schäfer, Managing Director of Schaefer Druck & Verpackung

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MM Polygrafoformlenie Packaging Company

Fifteen years ago, MM Polygrafoformlenie Packaging Company (MM POF), one of the largest packaging printers in Russia, installed a Speedmaster XL 105 offset press. To date, the Speedmaster XL 105-6+L has printed over 736 million sheets.

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Key features

The machine control station – one-of-a-kind navigation and automation
1. The Preset Plus feeder – high performance for quality right from the start
2. The printing unit – designed for productivity
3. The inking unit and dampening unit – quality in a nutshell
4. Prinect Inpress Control 3 – integrated reliability
5. Sheet travel and perfecting device – reliable guidance, flawless perfecting
6. The washup devices – intelligent and economical washing
7. The coating unit – for the highest standards of finishing
8. The dryer systems – quickly and efficiently into postpress
9. The Preset Plus delivery – perfection right down to the pile
The CutStar 106 – from the roll to the sheet, flexible and cost-effective
The FoilStar 106 – brilliance for printed products

Heidelberg UX and the Speedmaster XL 106

Every time you operate a component you are experiencing the Peak Performance concept. From the seamlessly ergonomic design, to the pioneering touchscreen control panels, the simple handling of the washup devices to the unique preset functionality, the Speedmaster XL 106 delivers an unparalleled user experience.

Functions of Prinect Production


Prinect Production digitizes your print shop. It automates your production as well as your color and quality management and provides important data for analyses and reporting. With Prinect Production, the smart integration of your digital printing press ensures you are also perfectly equipped for short runs and variable data printing.

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Functions of Prinect Production

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The Speedmaster 2020 generation uses the immense
spectrum of digital possibilities like no other printing press generation before it.
Now is your opportunity to take advantage of this new potential
and write your success story with us.

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