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Zebra GX 420 t Printer

The best-in-class Zebra GX 420 t thermal transfer printer offers the widest range of features, and fast 6 inches per second print speed to meet all your low- to medium-volume printing requirements. The GX 420 t has a sleek and compact design, boasts the easiest ribbon loading system on the market, and supports a variety of applications and industries. The GX 420 t comes standard with EPL and ZPL programming languages and triple connectivity for easy integration into existing systems. For additional flexibility, 10/100 internal Ethernet is also available. Well-suited to any industry and with options such as an adjustable media sensor, cutter and peeler, the reliable Zebra GX 420 t desktop printer is a smart investment that's always a perfect fit.

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GX42-102812-150 GX 420 t, Hermal Transfer printing, 203 dpi, USB/RS-232/Bluetooth interfaces, Adjustable black line sensor, cutter, expanded memory, real-time clock. Includes US power cord and 6 ft. USB cable. Ships Free Today $706.58
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GX42-102412-150 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB/RS-232/Ethernet interfaces, 64MB Flash, Real-time clock Ships Free Today $706.58
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GX42-102410-150 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB/Serial/Ethernet interfaces, Real-time clock, Adjustable Black Line Sensor. Ships Free Today $588.55
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GX42-102811-150 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB/RS-232/Bluetooth interfaces, Adjustable Black Line Sensor. Ships Free Today $608.37
Retail $1074
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GX42-102510-150 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printer, 4" print width, 203 dpi, Adjustable Black Line Sensor, Extended Memory, Real-time clock Ships Free Today $507.56
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GX42-102511-150 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printer, 4" print width, 203 dpi, Display, Adjustable Black Line Sensor, Extended Memory, Real-time clock. Ships Free Today $527.51
Retail $925
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GX42-102710-150 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer, LCD Display, Wi-Fi interface, Adjustable Black-Line Sensor, Extended Memory, Real-time clock. Ships Free Today $645.19
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GX42-102411-150 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces, Dispenser, Extended Memory, Real-time clock. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $612.49
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GX42-102512-150 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, Extended Memory, Real-time clock, Cutter, Adjustable Black line Sensor. Ships Free Today $617.44
Retail $1090
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GX42-202411-150 GX 420 t, Direct thermal Printing, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces, Dispenser, Adjustable Sensor, Expanded Memory, Real-time clock. Ships Free Today $551.73
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GX42-102510-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Parallel Interfaces. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $453.15
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GX42-102710-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Wi-Fi (802.11b/g) Interfaces, LCD. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $595.08
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GX42-102710-100 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Wi-Fi (802.11b/g) Interfaces, Adjustable Black Line Sensor. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $649.23
GX42-102410-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $538.08
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GX42-102410-100 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces, Adjustable Black Line Sensor. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $592.23
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GX42-102411-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces, Dispenser. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $558.03
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GX42-102412-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces, Cutter. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $652.08
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GX42-102511-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Parallel Interfaces, Dispenser. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $473.10
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GX42-102512-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Parallel Interfaces, Cutter. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $567.15
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GX42-102510-050 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Parallel Interfaces, Expanded Flash, Real-time clock. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $683.43
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GX42-102810-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Bluetooth Interfaces, LCD. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $538.08
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GX42-102811-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Bluetooth Interfaces, Dispenser, LCD. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $558.03
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GX42-102712-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Wi-Fi (802.11b/g) Interfaces, Cutter, LCD. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $709.08
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GX42-102711-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Wi-Fi (802.11b/g) Interfaces, Dispenser, LCD. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $615.03
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GX42-102812-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Bluetooth Interfaces, Cutter, LCD. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $652.08
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GX42-102510-100 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Parallel Interfaces, Adjustable Black Line Sensor. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $507.30
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GX42-102510-00GA GX 420 t, Thermal transfer (and Direct thermal) printing, 203 dpi, USB, Serial, Centronics Parallel, EPL2 and ZPL II, 4MB Flash, 8MB RAM, US Power cord. This is the TAA compliant version of this product for government purchasers. Please Call for more information. Ships Free Today $453.15
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GX42-102412-050 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces, Cutter, Real-time clock. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $851.01
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GX42-102412-100 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces, Cutter, Adjustable Black Line Sensor, Real-time clock. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $706.23
GX42-102420-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces. Includes EU/UK power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $538.08
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GX42-102422-100 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces, Cutter. Includes EU/UK power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $513.26
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GX42-102440-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces. Includes Australian power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $538.08
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GX42-102480-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces. Includes Argentinian power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $512.43
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GX42-102482-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces, Cutter. Includes Argentinian power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $652.08
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GX42-102512-050 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Parallel Interfaces, Cutter, Etneded Flash. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $766.08
GX42-102520-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Parallel Interfaces. Includes EU/UK power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $453.15
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GX42-102521-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Parallel Interfaces, Dispenser. Includes EU/UK power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $473.10
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GX42-102580-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Parallel Interfaces. Includes Argentinian power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $453.15
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GX42-102710-050 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Wi-Fi (802.11b/g) Interfaces, Extended Flash, Real-time clock. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $794.01
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GX42-102812-050 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Bluetooth Interfaces, LCD, Cutter, Real-time clock. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today $851.01
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GX42-101710-100 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, USB and 802.11b/g with LCD Interfaces, Power cord-US and Adjustable Black Line Sensor) See Replacement Call for Details
GX42-101710-000 GX 420 t, Direct thermal and Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, RS-232 serial, USB and 802.11b wireless interfaces, 8MB RAM, 4MB Flash, tear bar, EPL 2, ZPL II and US Power cord See Replacement Call for Details
GX42-100412-000 GX 420 t, Direct thermal and Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, RS-232 serial, USB and Ethernet interfaces, 8MB RAM, 4MB Flash, auto-cutter, EPL 2, ZPL II and US Power cord See Replacement Call for Details
GX42-100411-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, USB and Ethernet Interfaces, Power cord-US and Dispenser) See Replacement Call for Details
GX42-100410-100 GX 420 t, Direct thermal and Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, RS-232 serial, USB and Ethernet interfaces, 8MB RAM, 4MB Flash, tear bar, black bar sensor, EPL 2, ZPL II and US Power cord See Replacement Call for Details
GX42-100410-000 GX 420 t, Direct thermal and Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, RS-232 serial, USB and Ethernet interfaces, 8MB RAM, 4MB Flash, tear bar, EPL 2, ZPL II and US Power cord See Replacement Call for Details
GX42-100312-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, Parallel and USB Interfaces, Power cord-US and Cutter) See Replacement Call for Details
GX42-100311-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, Parallel and USB Interfaces, Power cord-US and Dispenser) See Replacement Call for Details
GX42-100310-000 GX 420 t, Direct thermal and Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, RS-232 serial, Parallel and USB interfaces, 8MB RAM, 4MB Flash, tear bar, EPL 2, ZPL II and US Power cord See Replacement Call for Details
GX42-102512-100 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Parallel Interfaces, Cutter, Adjustable Black Line Sensor. Includes power cord and USB cable. Ships Free Today Call for Details
GX42-110410-100 GX 420 t, Direct thermal and Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, RS-232 serial, USB and Ethernet interfaces, 8MB RAM, 4MB Flash, tear bar, ZBI 2.0, black bar sensor and US Power cord Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-102811-100 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Bluetooth Interfaces, LCD, Dispenser, Adjustable Black Line Sensor. Includes power cord and USB cable. Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-102511-050 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Parallel Interfaces, Dispenser, Real-time clock. Includes power cord and USB cable. Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-102411-100 GX 420 t, USB/Serial/Ethernet DISPENSER BLACK LINE SENSOR Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-102411-050 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces, Dispenser, Real-time clock. Includes power cord and USB cable. Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-102410-050 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, Ethernet Interfaces, Expanded Memory, Real-time clock. Includes power cord and USB cable. Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-102410-00GA GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, Serial/USB/Ethernet, Enhanced). This is the TAA compliant version of this product for government purchasers. Please Call for more information. Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-101812-050 GX 420 t, TT USB/Serial/Bluetooth W LCD CTR XFLSH Real-time clock Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-101812-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, Bluetooth with LCD and USB Interfaces, Power cord-US, Cutter) Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-101811-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, Bluetooth with LCD and USB Interfaces, Power cord-US, Dispenser) Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-101810-0GA GX 420 t, 203 dpi, thermal transfer, EPL & ZPL, USB/Serial/Bluetooth US, cords. This is the TAA compliant version of printer (Part# GX42-101810-000) for government purchasers. Please call for more information. Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-101810-000 GX 420 t, Direct thermal and Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, RS-232 serial, USB and Bluetooth interfaces, 8MB RAM, 4MB Flash, tear bar, EPL 2, ZPL II and US Power cord Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-101712-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, USB, 802.11b/g with LCD, Power cord-US and Cutter) Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-101711-000 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, 802.11b/g with LCD and USB Interfaces, Power cord-US and Dispenser) Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-101710-0GA GX 420 t, 203 dpi, thermal transfer, EPL & ZPL, USB/Serial/802.11b/g, US cords. This is the TAA compliant version of printer (Part# GX42-101710-000) for government purchasers. Please call for more information. Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-101710-050 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, 802.11b/g with LCD and USB Interfaces, Power cord-US, Extended Flash and Real-time clock) Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-100490-000 GX 420 t, Direct thermal and Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, RS-232 serial, USB and Ethernet interfaces, 8MB RAM, 4MB Flash, tear bar, EPL 2, ZPL II and Japanese power cord Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-100411-100 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, USB and Ethernet Interfaces, Power cord-US, Dispenser, Adjustable Black Line Sensor) Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-100410-0GA GX 420 t, 203 dpi, thermal transfer, EPL & ZPL, USB/Serial/Ethernet 10/100/ Ethernet, US cords. This is the TAA compliant version of printer (Part# GX42-100410-000) for government purchasers. Please call for more information. Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-100410-050 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, USB and Ethernet 10/100 Interfaces, Power cord-US, 8MB SDRAM, 64MB Flash and Real-time clock) Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-100410-040 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, USB and Ethernet Interfaces, Power cord-US, Standard RAM, Extra Flash and Real-time clock) Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-100311-050 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, Parallel and USB Interfaces, 6 ft. USB Cable, Power cord-US, Dispenser, Extended Flash and Real-time clock) Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-100311-040 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, Parallel and USB Interfaces, Power cord-US, Dispenser, Extended Flash and Real-time clock) Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-100310-100 GX 420 t, Direct thermal and Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, RS-232 serial, Parallel and USB interfaces, 8MB RAM, 4MB Flash, tear bar, black bar sensor, EPL 2, ZPL II and US Power cord Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-100310-0GA GX 420 t, 203 dpi, thermal transfer, EPL & ZPL, USB/Serial/Parallel, US cords. This is the TAA compliant version of printer (Part# GX42-100310-000) for government purchasers. Please call for more information. Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-100310-050 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, Parallel and USB Interfaces, 6 ft. USB Cable, Power cord-US, 64MB Flash and Real-time clock) Check Availability Call for Details
GX42-100310-040 GX 420 t, Thermal transfer Printer (203 dpi, EPL2, ZPL II, Serial, Parallel and USB Interfaces, Power cord-US, Extra Flash, Standard SDRAM and No Real-time clock) Check Availability Call for Details

Zebra GX 420 t Details

Standard Features

  • Print speed: up to 6" (152 mm) per second
  • Print method: direct thermal/thermal transfer
  • EPL and ZPL programming languages standard

More Standard Features
  • OpenACCESS design for easy media loading
  • Quick and easy ribbon loading system
  • Dual-wall reinforced plastic construction
  • 32 bit RISC processor
  • XML-enabled printing

Printer Specifications
Resolution: 203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
Memory
  • Standard: 8 MB SDRAM (3 MB available to user); 4 MB Flash (1.5 MB available to user)
  • Optional: 64 MB Flash (68 MB total) with real time clock (65.5 MB available to user)
Print width: 4.09" (104 mm)
Print length: 39" (991 mm)
Print speed: 6" (152 mm)/sec
Media sensors: Reflective, Transmissive
Media Characteristics
Maximum label and liner width: 4.25" (108 mm)
Minimum label and liner width: 0.75" (19 mm)
Maximum label and liner length: 0.38" (9.7 mm) to 39" (991 mm)
Maximum roll diameter: 5" (127 mm)
Core diameter: 0.5" (12.7), 1.0" (25.4 mm), 1.5" (37.1 mm)
Media thickness: 0.003" (0.08 mm) to 0.0075" (0.20 mm)
Media types: black bar, black mark, continuous, continuous receipt, die-cut, fanfold, gap, notched, perforated, receipt, roll-fed, tag, tag stock
Ribbon Characteristics
Outside diameter: 1.34" (34 mm)
Standard length: 244' (74 m)
Ratio: 1:1
Ribbon width
  • Recommended to be at least as wide as media
  • 1.33" (33.8 mm) to 4.3" (110 mm)
ID Core: 0.5" (12.7 mm)
Operating Characteristics
Operating temperature TT: Operating temperature 40F (5C) to 105F (41C) Thermal transfer
DT: Operating temperature: 40F (5C) to 105F (41C)
Direct thermal Storage temperatures: -40F (-40C) to 140F (60C)
Operating humidity: 10-90% non-condensing
Storage humidity: 5-95% non-condensing
Electrical: Auto-detectable (PFC Compliant) 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz
Agency approvals
  • FCC Part 15
  • Subpart 15
  • VCCI
  • C-Tick
  • EN55022 Class-B
  • EN6100-3-2
  • EN6100-3-3
  • EN55024
  • CCC
  • CB Scheme IEC 60950: 1991 +A1 +A2 + A3 +A4
  • TUV NRTL
  • IRAM
  • NOM
  • AAMI

Physical Characteristics
Width: 7.6" (194 mm)
Height: 7.5" (191 mm)
Depth: 10" (254 mm)
Weight: 4.6 lbs (2.1 kg)
Shipping weight: 9.1 lbs (4.1 kg)
Orientation Center
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Options
  • 64 MB Flash memory with real time clock (68 MB total)
  • 10/100 internal Ethernet connectivity
  • 802.11 b/g wireless radio connectivity with LCD display
  • Bluetooth wireless connectivity with LCD display
  • Adjustable media sensor
  • Cutter for various media types
  • Dispenser - label peel and present with present sensor
  • Asian font kits
Communication and Interface Capabilities
  • Auto Sensing Serial RS-232 (DB-9)
  • USB V1.1, bi-directional
  • Centrontics Parallel
  • Optional: 10/100 internal Ethrnet (replaces Parallel port)
  • Optional: 802.11 b/g wireless radio connectivity with LCD display (replaces Parellel port)
  • Optional: Bluetooth wireless connectivity with LCD display (replaces Parellel port)

Programming Languages
Core programming languages: EPL2, ZPL I/ZPL II
Bar Codes/Symbologies
Linear Codabar
Code 11
Code 128
Code 128 with subsets A/B/C
Code 39
Code 93
EAN-13
EAN-14
EAN-8 and EAN-13 with 2 or 5 digit extensions
EAN-8
German Post Code
Industrial 2-of-5
Interleaved 2-of-5
Japanese Postnet
Logmars
MSI
MSI-3
Plessey
Postnet
RSS (reduced space symbology)
Standard 2-of-5
UCC/EAN-128
UPC and EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions
UPC-A
UPC-A and UPC-E with 2 or 5 digit extensions
UPC-A and UPC-E with EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions
UPC-E
2-dimensional Aztec
Codablock
Code 49
Data Matrix
MacroPDF417
MaxiCode
MicroPDF417
PDF417
QR Code
RSS / GS1 DataBar family (12 barcodes)
Fonts and Graphics
  • 16 resident expandable ZPL II bitmap fonts
  • One resident scalable ZPL font
  • Five resident expandable EPL2 bitmap fonts
  • Supports user-defined fonts and graphics - including customer logos