Sonic XL 4K 2022: How to Slice 3D Files with DS Slicer

Written by Chanda Lalwani


Posted on March 07 2022

Phrozen DS Slicer Software is a premium slicer software that comes with an intuitive user interface so that even dental 3D printing beginners can print out dental models with just a few clicks. In this blog post, we’ll go through how you can set up your dental models on Phrozen DS Slicer to ensure a higher print success rate.

Now, let’s find out how you can effortlessly slice dental models with Phrozen DS Slicer:


Download Your DS Slicer Software

Phrozen DS Slicer

Before we begin, please click here to download your DS Slicer Software. The DS Slicer can be used on all Phrozen dental 3D printers.

The Phrozen DS Slicer comes with a USB dongle security key which has to be inserted into the computer whenever you’re using the DS Slicer, once every 2 weeks. Make sure to keep this dongle safe as Phrozen will not replace it once it has been misplaced.


Setting Up DS Slicer Software

Phrozen DS Slicer

1) Open up DS Slicer Software

2) Select your Printer and Resin and then click on OK

Phrozen DS Slicer

3) Click on Open to select your STL file


Adjust Orientation on DS Slicer

Phrozen DS Slicer

1) To adjust the orientation of your model, click on Turn.

2) To adjust your 3D model so that it lies flat against the building plate, click on Select Base Plate and then click on the bottom of the bottom. Your dental model should be lying perfectly flat against the building plate.


Create Duplicate Copies on DS Slicer

Phrozen DS Slicer

1) Click on Copy

2) Select the number of copies you want to make before clicking on Create.


Adjust Model Layout on DS Slicer

Phrozen DS Slicer

1) Click on Auto Layout.

2) Type in a number to set the Model Gap

3) Choose how your models should be positioned: Center, X Side, or Y Side.


Slice your Models on DS Slicer

Phrozen DS Slicer

1) Click on Settings to Confirm your Printer, Resin, and other details.

2) Then click on Output.

Phrozen DS Slicer

3) Select your folder.

4) Then click on the red X on the upper right-hand corner of the screen so that DS Slicer will slice your file ASAP.

5) After your file has been sliced, click on Save.

You’re done! You’re now ready to import your file to the Sonic XL 4K 2022 dental 3D printer.



  • does this software work with Macbook Pro or any Apple device
    Phrozen Technology replied:
    Hi Dr. Nageswar,

    Currently, DS Slicer is only compatible with Windows OS. However, we are still looking at the possibility to integrate it with Mac OS in the future.


    Phrozen Team


    Posted by Dr.Nageswar rao | September 28, 2022
  • Do you guys have a manual that covers all of the tools the slicer has?
    Phrozen Technology replied:
    Hello Grath,

    Thanks for commenting!

    Please watch this video, where we introduce every buttons on DS slicer’s toolbar in the “Toolbar Introduction” chapter.

    We hope this helps, take care and happy printing!

    Regards, Phrozen Team.


    Posted by Garth | February 24, 2023
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