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Zebra ZT220 Printer

The Zebra ZT220 can withstand general wear and tear due to feature that are designed to operate simply. The ZT220's options cover many areas that will fit any industry label printing need.
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ZT220 Options
Part # DescriptionAvailabilityPriceOrder
ZT22042-T01200FZ ZT220, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, and 10/100 Ethernet Internal ZebraNet PrintServer interfaces. Includes US power cord, cables sold separately. Ships Free Today $899.28
Retail $1249
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ZT22042-D01100FZ ZT220, 4", 203 dpi, Direct thermal, US power cord, Serial, Parallel & USB, Tear bar
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$770.40
ZT22042-D01200FZ ZT220, Direct thermal printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, and 10/100 Ethernet Internal ZebraNet PrintServer interfaces. Includes US power cord, cables sold separately. Ships Free Today $834.48
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ZT22043T01200FZ ZT220, Thermal transfer printing, 300 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, and 10/100 Ethernet Internal ZebraNet PrintServer interfaces. Includes US power cord, cables sold separately.
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$1,189.44
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ZT22042-D01000FZ ZT220, Direct thermal printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB and Serial interfaces. Includes US power cord, cables sold separately. Ships Free Today $640.80
Retail $890
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ZT22043-T01A00FZ ZT220, 4", 300 DPI, Thermal transfer, US power cord, Serial, USB, and Wireless 802.11N. Tear bar
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$1,471.68
ZT22042-D11000FZ ZT220, Direct thermal printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB and Serial interfaces, and Peeler. Includes US power cord, cables sold separately.
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$842.40
ZT22043-T01000FZ ZT220, Thermal transfer printing, 300 dpi, 4" print width, USB and Serial interfaces. Includes US power cord, cables sold separately. Ships Free Today $997.20
Retail $1385
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ZT22042-T01000FZ ZT220, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB and Serial interfaces. Includes US power cord, cables sold separately. Ships Free Today $705.60
Retail $980
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ZT22043-D01000FZ ZT220, Direct thermal printing, 300 dpi, 4" print width, USB and Serial interfaces. Includes US power cord, cables sold separately.
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$932.40
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ZT22043-D01100FZ ZT220, Direct thermal printing, 300 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, and Parallel interfaces. Includes US power cord, cables sold separately.
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$1,094.40
ZT22042-T11100FZ ZT220, 4In, 203 dpi, Thermal transfer, Peel, US power cord, Serial, Usb, Parallel ZPL
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$968.40
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ZT22043-T11200FZ ZT220, 300 DPI, TT, US P/C, Serial/USB INT 10/100 PEEL
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$1,453.68
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ZT22042-D11100FZ ZT220, 4IN, 203 dpi, DIRECT THERMAL, PEEL, US power cord, SERIAL, USB, PARALLEL ZPL
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$896.40
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ZT22042-T11000FZ ZT220, 4IN, 203 dpi, THERMAL TRANSFER, PEEL, US power cord, SERIAL AND USB, ZPL
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$914.40
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ZT22043-D01200FZ ZT220, 4IN, 300 DPI, DIRECT THERMAL, TEAR, US power cord, SERIAL, USB, INTERNAL ZebraNet PRINTSERVER 10/100 Ethernet, ZPL
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$1,125.36
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ZT22043-T01100FZ ZT220, 4IN, 300 DPI, THERMAL TRANSFER, TEAR, US power cord, SERIAL, USB, PARALLEL, ZPL
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$1,166.40
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ZT22043-T01200FZ ZT220, 4IN, 300 DPI, THERMAL TRANSFER, TEAR, US power cord, SERIAL, USB, INTERNAL ZebraNet PRINTSERVER 10/100 Ethernet, ZPL Ships Free Today $1,189.44
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ZT22042-T01000GA ZT220, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB and Serial interfaces. Includes US power cord, cables sold separately. This is the TAA compliant version of printer (Part# ZT22042-T01000FZ) for government purchasers. Please call for more information.
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ZT22042-T11200FZ ZT220, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, and 10/100 Ethernet Internal ZebraNet PrintServer interfaces, and Peeler. Includes US power cord, cables sold separately. See Replacement Call for Details
ZT22043T01100FZ ZT220, Thermal transfer printing, 300 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, and Parallel interfaces. Includes US power cord, cables sold separately. Check Availability Call for Details
ZT22043D11200FZ ZT220, 300 DPI, Direct thermal, US P/C, Serial/USB INT 10/100 Peel Check Availability Call for Details
ZT22043-T21A00FZ ZT220, 4IN, 300 DPI, THERMAL TRANSFER, CUTTER WITH CATCH TRAY, US power cord, SERIAL, USB, ZebraNet INTERNAL WIRELESS 802.11N RADIO US AND CA ONLY, ZPL Check Availability Call for Details
ZT22043-T21200FZ ZT220, 4IN, 300 DPI, THERMAL TRANSFER, CUTTER WITH CATCH TRAY, US power cord, SERIAL, USB, INTERNAL ZebraNet PRINTSERVER 10/100 Ethernet, ZPL Check Availability Call for Details
ZT22043-T21100FZ ZT220, Thermal transfer printing, 300 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Serial, and Parallel interfaces, and Cutter with Catch Tray. Includes US power cord, cables sold separately. Check Availability Call for Details
ZT22043-T21000FZ ZT220, 4 inch, 300 DPI, Thermal transfer, Cutter with Catch Tray, Power cord Check Availability Call for Details
ZT22043-T11A00FZ ZT220, 4IN, 300 DPI, THERMAL TRANSFER, PEEL, US power cord, SERIAL, USB, ZebraNet INTERNAL WIRELESS 802.11N RADIO US AND CA ONLY, ZPL Check Availability Call for Details
ZT22043-T11100FZ ZT220, 4IN, 300 DPI, THERMAL TRANSFER, PEEL, US power cord, SERIAL, USB, PARALLEL ZPL Check Availability Call for Details
ZT22043-T11000FZ ZT220, 4IN, 300 DPI, THERMAL TRANSFER, PEEL, US power cord, SERIAL AND USB, ZPL Check Availability Call for Details
ZT22043-D21A00FZ ZT220, 4IN, 300 DPI, DIRECT THERMAL, CUTTER WITH CATCH TRAY, US power cord, SERIAL, USB, ZebraNet INTERNAL WIRELESS 802.11N RADIO US AND CA ONLY, ZPL Check Availability Call for Details

Zebra ZT220 Details

Standard Features

  • Print Methods: Direct thermal and Thermal Transfer (optional)
  • Resolution: 203 dpi

More Standard Features
  • Element Energy Equalizer (E3) for superior print quality
  • USB 2.0 and RS-232 serial ports
  • Dual media sensors - transmissive and reflective sensing technology, selectable through software or front panel
  • Media supply hanger designed for 1" (25mm) through 3" (76mm) core diameters
  • Side loading metal print mechanism with head open lock
  • Link-OS environment capable

Printer Specifications
Resolution: 203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
300 dpi (12 dots/mm)
Memory: 128MB Flash, 128MB RAM
Print width: 4.09"/104 mm
Print length: 203 dpi: 157"/3,988 mm and 300dpi: 73"/1854 mm (optional)
Print speed: 203 dpi:
6" (152 mm)/sec
300 dpi:
6" (152 mm)/sec
Media sensors: Reflective, Transmissive
Media Characteristics
Maximum label and liner width: 4.50"/114 mm
Minimum label and liner width: 0.75" (19.4 mm)
Maximum non-continuous label length: 39"/991 mm
Maximum Media Roll Size:
  • 8.0" (203 mm) O.D. on a 3" (76 mm) I.D. core
  • 6.0" (152 mm) O.D. on a 1" (25 mm) I.D. core

Media thickness: 0.003"/0.076 mm to 0.010"/0.25 mm
Media types: continuous, die-cut, notch, black mark

Ribbon Characteristics
Outside diameter: 300m = 2.7"/68.6 mm
Standard length: 984'/300 m
Ribbon width: 1.57"/40 mm to 4.33"/110 mm
Ribbon setup: Ribbon wound ink-side out
ID Core: 1.0" (25.4 mm)
Operating Characteristics
Operating temperature TT: Operating temperature: 40F (5C) to 104F (40C)
Thermal transfer DT: Operating temperature: 32F (0C) to 104F (40C)
Direct thermal Storage temperatures: -40F (-40C) to 140F (60C)
Operating humidity: 20% to 85% non-condensing
Storage humidity: 5% to 85% non-condensing
Energy Star certified universal auto-ranging (PFC-compliant) power supply 100-240VAC; 47-63 HZ. Not 90-265VAC; 48-62Hz
Agency approvals
  • IEC 60950
  • EN 55022 Class B
  • EN55024
  • EN 61000-3-2
  • EN 61000-3-3

Physical Characteristics
Width: 9.5"/242 mm
Height: 10.9" (277 mm)
Depth: 17" (432 mm)
Weight: 20 lbs (9.1 kg)
Shipping weight: 25 lbs (11.4 kg)

Related Products
Options Factory Installed Printer Options
  • Thermal Transfer Core-to-Core Ribbon Handling System
  • Print head 300 dpi (12 dots/mm)
  • A front mount, passive peel option, w/ no take-up spindle
  • A front mount guillotine cutter
  • Liner Take-Up for ZT230 only, rewinds entire 8" roll of liner (includes peel option)
Field Installed Printer Options
  • Additional scalable and smooth bitmapped fonts available
  • Print head 300 dpi (12 dots/mm)
  • A front mount, passive peeler
  • A front mount guillotine cutter
  • Internal parallel port option
  • ZebraNet 10/100 Print Server - supports 10/100 Ethernet networks internally integrated option that enables the use of ZebraLink Webview and Alert features.
  • ZebraNet n Printer Server - supports 802.11 a/b/g/n networks via an internally integrated option.
  • Real Time Clock (RTC) -date/time for standalone applications
  • Keyboard Display Unit (KDU) option - Enter variable data and retrieve stored forms for standalone applications (requires null modem adapter with DB9 serial cable).
Communication and Interface Capabilities
  • ZebraNet 10/100 Print Server - supports 10/100 Ethernet networks internally integrated option that enables the use of ZebraLink Webview and Alert features.
  • ZebraNet n Printer Server - supports 802.11 a/b/g/n networks via an internally integrated option.

Programming Languages
Core programming languages: XML, ZPL I/ZPL II
Bar Codes/Symbologies
Bar code modulus "X" dimension: - Picket fence (non-rotated) orientation: 203 dpi = 4.9 mil to 49 mil 300 dpi = 3.3 mil to 33 mil - Ladder (rotated) orientation: 203 dpi = 4.9 mil to 49 mil 300 dpi = 3.9 mil to 39 mil Bar code ratios - 2:1, 7:3, 5:2, & 3:1 Linear bar codes: Code 11, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128 with subsets A/B/C and UCC Case Codes, ISBT-128, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-8, EAN-13, UPC and EAN 2-or 5-digit extensions, Plessey, Postnet, Standard 2-of-5, Industrial 2-of-5, Interleaved 2-of-5, Logmars, MSI, Codabar and Planet Code 2-dimensional bar codes: Codablock, PDF417, Code 49, DataMatrix, MaxiCode, QR Code, TLC 39, MicroPDF, RSS-14 (and composite), Aztec
Fonts and Graphics
  • Fonts A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, and GS are expandable up to 10 times, height and width independently. However, fonts E and H (OCR-A and OCR-B) are not considered ?in-spec" when expanded.
  • The scalable smooth font 0 (CG Triumvirate Bold Condensed) is expandable on a dot-by-dot basis, height and width independent, while maintaining smooth edges. Maximum character size depends on available memory.
  • IBM Code Page 850 international character sets are available in the fonts A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and 0 through software control.