Coated matte media is a type of paper or other material that has a matte finish and a specialized coating to enhance its printing capabilities. The coating is typically made of a layer of clay or other materials that provide a smooth, consistent surface for printing. The matte finish of the media provides a non-glossy, subdued appearance, making it ideal for printing photographs, artwork, and other graphics that require a more muted look. Coated matte media is available in various forms, including paper, vinyl, and other synthetic materials, and is commonly used in printing applications such as posters, brochures, and marketing materials. The coating on the media allows for sharp, high-quality printing with vibrant colors and excellent contrast. Additionally, the coating can provide a protective layer that helps to prevent smudging, fading, and other forms of damage. Coated matte media can be used with a variety of printing techniques, including inkjet and laser printing, and can be cut or trimmed to various sizes and shapes to meet specific printing needs.