Sonic Mighty 8K comes with brand-new features that have never been seen in Phrozen’s previous printers. Well, as you may guess from the title of this article, Sonic Mighty 8K is equipped with a system that allows you to name your printer. Other than making your 3D printer feels more personal, naming your 3D printer will also make file transfers via WiFi and Ethernet easier as you can easily recognize each printer. Also check out some other new features as well listed below.
The other newly added feature on Sonic Mighty 8K is the twelve language settings. This allows you to choose the language that you are most comfortable with and diminish the language barrier you might have when setting up your LCD 3D printer. The language options provided in the Sonic Mighty 8K settings include English, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Japanese, French, Dutch, Portuguese, Spain, Korean, Italian, Arabic, and Turkish.
In this article, we are going to guide you through the first step of your 3D printing journey with Sonic Mighty 8K:
- Printer naming
- Language settings
- Z Offset Function
- Z Axis Sensor Check
- Ethernet and WiFi Connection
- Camera Feature
When you first turn on your Sonic Mighty 8K, the system will automatically lead you to the naming page. Tap on the bar and a qwerty keyboard will appear for you to type in your printer name. Enter the name you like and press next.
If you want to modify it in the future, simply press Settings ⚙ from the left bar and select System.
Tap Printer Name to rename your printer.
In the next step, the system will lead you to the language settings. Click on the drop-down menu to choose the language you want.
If you want to modify it in the future, simply press Settings ⚙ from the left bar and tap System. Select Language, and choose the language you want.
Now that you’ve completed the printer naming and language settings process of Sonic Mighty 8K, you can click [Sonic Mighty 8K] Setting up your printer to complete the Initial Setup.
Z Offset Function
Now with the new Sonic Mighty 8k, you can use the Z Offset Function in which you can manually set up your zero point for the first layer of your printer. Not only can you do that but also can manually control the Z Axis movement using the touch panel interface and move it to any respective height of your choice.
No longer do we need a USB to transfer your files to print using the Sonic Mighty 8k. You can just plug in your WiFi Adapter/LAN network cable and transfer your files directly from your computer to the printer without the use of USB.
Z Axis Sensor Test
You can check the functionality of your Z Axis sensor using our interface. Just go to Settings, Hardware Testing and check the Z Axis sensor by triggering it. It shall be turning green when triggered. indication ts optimal performance. This can prevent from failures happening.
With the new addition of the camera to the printer, now you can check your prints on the go. Just use the Phrozen GO App to connect to your Sonic Mighty 8K printer and take pictures anytime from anywhere from the App and check on the progress of your print. Open the camera feature in Settings and connect by scanning the QR Code from the app on your mobile phone.