The Q8 Series offers an unparalleled print engine structure which combines compactness, simplicity and reliability, reducing noise and providing best-in-class performance. Its small footprint addresses space limitations, but its features are large. With one of the most advanced industrial microprocessors, a 32 bit embedded ARM CPU, and 2 MB Flash Rom and 8 MB SDRAM, this small unit can achieve 4 ips for a fast printing speed. Not only is the media capacity large, the media compartment has wide open access for easy loading. Additionally, as is true for all Postek printer models, the Q8 carries both thermal transfer and direct thermal printing methods as standard, granting users" ultimate printing flexibility. Further printing flexibility is achieved since this model is capable of printing all popular linear and two-dimensional symbologies, including Maxi Code, Data Matrix, PDF417 and QR code.