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Zebra TLP2824Z Printer

Zebra TLP2824 Plus A newer version of this item is available.
It is replaced by the Zebra TLP2824 Plus.
The TLP2824Z is capable of direct thermal or thermal transfer printing and has one of the smallest footprints of any two-inch desktop printer in the industry, this easy-to-use TLP2824Z fits into places other printers cannot, without sacrificing speed, print quality or media capacity. This space conservation is great for the typically congested areas around cash registers, desks, and countertops. The TLP2824Z integrates easily into a variety of mid- to low-volume printing applications including: Shipping/Receiving, Warehouse shelf labeling and inventory control, Retail product marking, and coupon/receipt printing, E-commerce applications and Postage printing.
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TLP2824Z Options
Part # DescriptionAvailabilityPriceOrder
282Z-11401-0001 TLP2824Z, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 2.25" print width, Ethernet and USB Interfaces, Dispenser, and US power cord. Order cables separately. See Replacement Call for Details
282Z-11400-0001 TLP2824Z, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 2.25" print width, Ethernet and Serial Interfaces, and US power cord. Order cables separately. See Replacement Call for Details
282Z-11201-0001 TLP2824Z, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 2.25" print width, Parallel Interface, Dispenser, and US power cord. Order cables separately. See Replacement Call for Details
282Z-11200-0001 TLP2824Z, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 2.25" print width, Parallel Interface, and US power cord. Order cables separately. See Replacement Call for Details
282Z-11102-0001 TLP2824Z, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 2.25" print width, Serial and USB Interfaces, Cutter, and US power cord. Order cables separately. See Replacement Call for Details
282Z-11101-0001 TLP2824Z, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 2.25" print width, Serial and USB Interfaces, Dispenser, and US power cord. Order cables separately. See Replacement Call for Details
282Z-11100-0001 TLP2824Z, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 2.25" print width, Serial and USB Interfaces, and US power cord. Order cables separately. See Replacement Call for Details

Accessories

Part # DescriptionAvailabilityPriceOrder
2901-6MF9 6' Serial cable (25 pin male to 9 pin female) Ships Free Today $11.93
105850-006 USB Interface Cable 6 ft. A to B for 2824 2844 3842 HT146 series printers Ships Free Today $16.56
13172 Cables, 6 ft. USB cable (USB 2.0, A to B). Replaces (Part# USB-5000-02M). Ships Free Today $12.29
2901-9MF9ST Cable, Serial, 6 feet, Straight, DB-9 to DB-9, Compatible with Zebra. Ships Free Today $11.39
G105910-118 Dispenser Kit for the LP2824
Ships Free in 3-5 Days
$81.98
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300018-006 Serial Cable (6 ft., DB-9 to DB-25)
Ships Free in 3-5 Days
$23.96
13400 Cables, 10 ft. USB cable (USB 2.0, A to B). Replaces (Part# USB-5000-03M). Ships Free Today $12.59
105850-001 Kit, Parallel I/F cable, 6 ft, For 2824,2844,3842, HT146
Ships Free in 3-5 Days
$21.09
Recommended Labels
Zebra Z-Select 4000D (10015341-R)
2.25" x 1.25" Direct thermal paper label. 2,100 labels/roll, single roll. Also available as a case (Part# 10015341).
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$17.48
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Zebra Z-Select 4000D (10015341)
2.25" x 1.25" Direct thermal paper label. 2,100 labels/roll, 12 roll case. Also available as a roll (Part# 10015341-R)
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$150.97
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Zebra Z-Ultimate 3000T White (18940-R)
2" x 1.25" Thermal transfer polyester label. 2,070 labels/roll, single roll. Also available as a case (Part# 18940).
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$51.98
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Zebra Z-Ultimate 3000T White (18940)
2" x 1.25" Thermal transfer polyester label. 2,070 labels/roll, 8 roll case. Also available as a roll (Part# 18940-R).
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$426.56
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Zebra Z-Select 4000D (10015343-R)
2.25" x 4" Direct thermal paper label. 700 labels/roll, single roll. Also available as a case (Part# 10015343).
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$17.45
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Recommended Ribbons
Zebra 5095 Performance Resin (800132-201)
1.3" x 244' Black Resin Ribbon, Compatible with Desktop printers and Polyester Labels, rolls/case: 12, Core Size: 0.5", Available as a single roll (800132-201-R)
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$47.11
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Zebra 3200 Performance Wax-Resin (800132-101)
1.3" x 244' Black Wax-Resin Ribbon, Compatible with Desktop printers and Polypropylene Labels, rolls/case: 12, Core Size: 0.5", Available as a single roll (800132-101-R)
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$30.11
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Zebra 5319 Performance Wax (800132-001-R)
1.3" x 244' Black Wax Ribbon, Compatible with Desktop printers and Paper labels, rolls/case: 1, Core Size: 0.5", single roll. Available as a case (800132-001)
Ships in 3-5 Days
$11.14
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Zebra 5319 Performance Wax (800132-001)
1.3" x 244' Black Wax Ribbon, Compatible with Desktop printers and Paper labels, rolls/case: 12, Core Size: 0.5", Available as a single roll (800132-001-R)
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$26.50
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Zebra 5095 Resin (800132-201-R)
1.3" x 244' Black Resin Ribbon, Compatible with Desktop printers and Polyester Labels, rolls/case: 1, Core Size: 0.5", single roll. Available as a case (800132-201)
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$12.06
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Recommended Printheads
Zebra 110Xi4 (P1004232)
Replacement Printhead Kit, 300 dpi, Compatible Printer Model 110Xi4
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$616.25
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Zebra 105SL (G32432-1M)
Replacement Printhead Kit, 203 dpi, Compatible Printer Model 105SL
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$442.00
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Zebra Z4M+, Z4M & Z4000 (G79056-1M)
Replacement Printhead Kit, 203 dpi, Compatible Printer Model Z4M+, Z4M & Z4000
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$535.50
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Zebra 170Xi II & 170Xi III (G46500M)
Replacement Printhead Kit, 300 dpi, Compatible Printer Model 170XiII & 170XiIII
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$701.25
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Zebra S4M (G41400M)
Replacement Printhead Kit, 203 dpi, Compatible Printer Model S4M
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$408.00
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Zebra TLP2824Z Details

Standard Features

  • Print methods: Direct thermal or direct thermal/thermal transfer
  • Construction: ABS double-walled casing
  • OpenACCESS design
  • 32 bit RISC processor
  • Resident scalable font
  • Head-up sensor

Printer Specifications

Resolution
203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
Memory
  • Standard: 8 MB SDRAM (4 MB available to user); 4 MB Flash (2.75 available to user)
  • Optional: 8 MB Flash with real time clock (12 MB total)
Print width
2.2" (56 mm)
Print length
39" (991 mm)
Print speed
4" (102 mm)/sec
Media sensors
Reflective
Transmissive

Media Characteristics

Maximum label and liner width
2.36" (59.9 mm)
Minimum label and liner width
1.00" (25.4mm)
Maximum label and liner length
39" (991 mm)
Maximum label and liner length (optional)
N/A no SDRAM optional memory
Maximum roll diameter
5" (127 mm)
Core diameter
1.0" (25.4 mm) and 1.5" (38 mm)
Media thickness
0.003" (.075 mm) to 0.007" (0.18 mm)
Media types
fanfold, roll-fed, continuous, die-cut, tag stock, continuous receipt, linerless, black bar, black mark, gap, notch, optional linerless platen, receipt

Ribbon Characteristics

Outside diameter
1.36" (35 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 2.24" (58 mm)
ID Core
0.5" (12.7 mm)

Operating Characteristics

Operating temperature
TT: Operating temperature 40° F (5° C) to 105° F (41° C) Thermal transfer
DT: Operating temperature 40° F (5° C) to 105° F (41° C) Direct thermal
Storage temperatures
-40° F (-40° C) to 140° F (60° C)
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
  • VCCI/PSE
  • C-TICK
  • UL
  • NOM
  • CE
  • CCC/SRRC
  • IEC
  • IRAM
  • AAMI

Physical Characteristics

Width
5.5" (140 mm)
Height
7.0" (178 mm)
Depth
9.5" (241 mm)
Weight
3.5 lbs (1.6 kg)
Shipping weight
6.1 lbs (2.8 kg)
Orientation
Center

Related Products

Options
  • Cutter
  • Asian language support
  • Internal ZebraNet PrintServer II for Ethernet connectivity
  • Dispenser with label taken sensor
  • 8 MB Flash memory with real time clock
Communication and Interface Capabilities
  • Serial RS-232 (DB9)
  • Parallel (Centronics)
  • USB
  • Optional Internal or External ZebraNet PrintServer II

Programming Languages

Core programming languages
ZPL, ZPL II

Barcodes/Symbologies

Linear
Code 11
Code 39
Code 93
Code 128
EAN-13
EAN-8
UPC-A
UPC-E
Plessey
Postnet
Industrial 2-of-5
Interleaved 2-of-5
Logmars
MSI
Codabar
RSS-14 (limited, truncated, stacked)
UPC-A and UPC-E with EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions
2-dimensional
PDF417
MicroPDF417
Code 49
MaxiCode
Codablock
Data Matrix
QR Code
RSS
Fonts and Graphics
  • Standard Fonts: 16 bitmapped, 1 smooth scalable (CG Triumvirate Bold Condensed)
  • Supports user-defined fonts and graphics - including custom logos
  • IBM Code Page 850 International Characters