X
Product was successfully added to your shopping cart.

Continue Shopping
model-3970 Zebra

Zebra GK420t Printer

Zebra GK420t Printer

The Zebra GK420t thermal transfer printer offers the best value in a basic desktop printer, featuring a fast 5 inches per second print speed to meet your low- to medium-volume printing requirements. The GK420t has a sleek and compact design, boasts the easiest ribbon loading system on the market, and supports a variety of applications and industries.
Starting at: MSRP: $695.00 Price: $437.85
See all options
  • Print method: Thermal transfer
  • Print speed: up to 5" (127 mm) per second
  • EPL and ZPL programming languages standard
  • OpenACCESS design for easy media loading
  • Quick and easy ribbon loading system
  • Dual-wall reinforced plastic construction
  • 32 bit RISC processor
  • XML-enabled printing
  • Resolution: 203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
  • Memory: Standard: 8 MB SDRAM (3 MB available to end user), 4 MB Flash (1.5 MB available to end user)
  • Print width: 4.09" (104 mm)
  • Media sensors: Reflective, Transmissive

Standard Features

  • Print speed: up to 5" (127 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 end user); 4 MB Flash (1.5 MB available to end user)
Print width: 4.09" (104 mm)
Print length: 39" (991 mm)
Print speed: 5" (127 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 mm), 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 temperatureTT: 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 (60AC)
Operating humidity: 10-90% non-condensing
Storage humidity: 5-95% non-condensing
Electrical: Auto-detecable (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
Related Products
Options
  • 10/100 internal Ethernet connectivity
  • Dispenser - label peel and present with present sensor
  • Asian font sets
Communication and Interface Capabilities
  • Auto-sensing Serial RS-232 (DB-9)
  • USB V1.1, bi-directional
  • Centronics Parallel
  • 10/100 internal Ethernet (replaces parallel 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
EAN-8 and EAN-13 with 2 or 5 digit extensions
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
Extended Details
Refine Your Options
Shop By
Shopping Options
Product Condition
  1. New (21)
  2. Refurbished (9)
Interface Options
  1. USB (15)
  2. Ethernet (8)
  3. Serial (6)
  4. Parallel (2)
Included Features
  1. ZPL2 (2)
  2. EPL (2)
  3. Dispenser (1)
  4. Tear off (1)
Maximum Print Width
  1. 4.09 (16)
  2. 4.00 (2)
  1. GK42-102510-000 - Zebra GK420t Bar code Printer

    GK420t, Direct Thermal/Thermal Transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, Serial, Parallel and USB interfaces. Includes US power cord and USB cable.
    MSRP: $695.00 Price: $437.85
    In Stock - Ships Free
  2. GK42-102210-000 - Zebra GK420t Bar code Printer

    GK420t, Direct Thermal/Thermal Transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB and Ethernet Interfaces. Includes US power cord and USB cable.
    MSRP: $844.00 Price: $531.72
    In Stock - Ships Free
  3. GK42-102511-000 - Zebra GK420t Bar code Printer

    GK420t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, Serial, USB, Parallel Interfaces, Dispenser. Includes US power cord and USB cable.
    MSRP: $730.00 Price: $459.90
    In Stock - Ships Free
  4. GK42-102221-000 - Zebra GK420t Bar code Printer

    GK420t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Ethernet Interfaces, Dispenser. Includes EU/UK power supply and USB cable.
    MSRP: $879.00 Price: $553.77
    In Stock - Ships Free
  5. GK42-102211-000 - Zebra GK420t Bar code Printer

    GK420t, Direct Thermal/Thermal Transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Ethernet Interfaces, Dispenser. Includes US power cord and USB cable.
    MSRP: $879.00 Price: $553.77
    In Stock - Ships Free
  6. GK42-102210-00GA - Zebra GK420t Bar code Printer

    GK420t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Ethernet Interfaces, and US Power cord. Cables sold separately. This is the TAA compliant version of this product for government purchasers. Please Call for more information.
    MSRP: $844.00 Price: $531.72
    Ship Free in 3-5 Days
  7. GK42-102220-000 - Zebra GK420t Bar code Printer

    GK420t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, USB, Ethernet Interfaces.Includes EU/UK power supply and USB cable.
    MSRP: $844.00 Price: $531.72
    Ship Free in 3-5 Days
  8. GK42-102510-00GA - Zebra GK420t Bar code Printer

    GK420t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, Serial, USB, Parallel Interfaces, and US Power cord. Cables sold separately. This is the TAA compliant version of this product for government purchasers. Please Call for more information.
    MSRP: $695.00 Price: $437.85
    Ship Free in 3-5 Days
  9. GK42-100110-000-REFURB - Zebra GK420t Bar code Printer

    GK420t, REFURBISHED/USED/REBUILT - Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, Serial, USB Interfaces, EPL2, ZPL2, and US Power cord. Cables sold separately. Includes 90 day warranty, Expect 1+ week lead time. Limited supplies available.
    Price: $368.75
    Ship Free in 1+ Week
  10. GK42-102520-000 - Zebra GK420t Bar code Printer

    GK420t, Thermal transfer printing, 203 dpi, 4" print width, Serial, USB, Parallel Interfaces. Includes EU/UK power supply and USB cable.
    MSRP: $695.00 Price: $437.85
    Ship Free in 1+ Week

Items 1 to 10 of 30 total

Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Recommended Accessories

Recommended Labels

  • Zebra Z-Select 4000T Label (10009523)

    Z-Select 4000T, 1.25" x 1" Thermal transfer paper label. 2,580 labels/roll, 6 roll case. Also available as a roll (Part# 10009523-R).
    Price: $39.21
    In Stock
  • Zebra Z-Select 4000T Label (10009522)

    Z-Select 4000T, 1.188" x 0.84" Thermal transfer paper label. 3,000 labels/roll, 6 roll case.
    Price: $39.74
    In Stock
  • Zebra Z-Select 4000T Label (10009529)

    Z-Select 4000T, 3" x 2" Thermal transfer paper label. 1,370 labels/roll, 6 roll case. Also available as a roll (Part# 10009529-R)
    Price: $80.41
    In Stock
  • Zebra Z-Select 4000T Label (10009525)

    Z-Select 4000T, 2.25" x 2" Thermal transfer paper label. 1370 labels/roll, 6 roll case.
    Price: $64.20
    In Stock
  • Zebra Z-Select 4000T Label (10009526)

    Z-Select 4000T, 2.25" x 3" Thermal transfer paper label. 930 labels/roll, 6 roll case. Also available as a roll (Part# 10009526-R)
    Price: $64.10
    In Stock

Recommended Printheads

  • Zebra GX420t Print head (105934-038)

    GK420t & GX420t, Replacement Printhead Kit, 203 dpi, Compatible Printer Model GK420t, GX420t and ZD500
    MSRP: $126.00 Price: $107.10
    In Stock - Ships Free

Recommended Ribbons

  • Zebra 3200 Performance Wax-Resin Ribbon (03200GS06407)

    3200 Performance Wax-Resin, 2.5" 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 (03200GS06407-R)
    Price: $55.96
    In Stock
  • Zebra 3200 Performance Wax-Resin Ribbon (03200GS11007)

    3200 Performance Wax-Resin, 4.3" 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 (03200GS11007-R)
    Price: $95.83
    In Stock
  • Zebra 3200 Performance Wax-Resin Ribbon (03200GS08407)

    3200 Performance Wax-Resin, 3.3" 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 (03200GS08407-R)
    Price: $73.22
    In Stock
  • Zebra 5100 Premium Resin Ribbon (05100GS08407)

    5100 Premium Resin, 3.3" x 244' Black Resin Ribbon, Compatible with Desktop printers and Polyester Labels, rolls/case: 12, Core Size: 0.5", Available as a single roll (05100GS08407-R)
    Price: $138.04
    In Stock
  • Zebra 5095 Performance Resin Ribbon (05095GS08407)

    5095 Performance Resin, 3.3" x 244' Black Resin Ribbon, Compatible with Desktop printers and Polyester Labels, rolls/case: 12, Core Size: 0.5", Available as a single roll (05095GS08407-R)
    Price: $123.59
    In Stock

Recommended Warranties

  • Zebra GK420t Service Contract (Z1BF-GSER-1C0)

    Service Contract - 1 year, Essential, Purchased after 30 days of Device, NBD TAT, NA MX only, G-Series, 1 Years, Comprehensive
    MSRP: $70.00 Price: $54.80
    Ship Free in 3-5 Days
  • Zebra GK420t Service Contract (Z1AE-GSER-3C0)

    Service Contract - 3 year, Essential, Purchased within 30 days of Device, 3 Day TAT NA, MX, 5 DAY TAT ROW, G-Series, 3 Years, Comprehensive
    MSRP: $90.00 Price: $69.40
    Ship Free in 3-5 Days
  • Zebra GK420t Service Contract (Z1RE-GSER-1C0)

    Service Contract - 1 year, Essential, Renewal, 3 Day TAT NA, MX, 5 DAY TAT ROW, G-Series, 1 Years, Comprehensive
    MSRP: $40.00 Price: $35.60
    Ship Free in 3-5 Days
  • Zebra GK420t Service Contract (Z1RS-GSER-2C0)

    Service Contract - 2 year, Select, Renewal, Advanced Exchange, G-Series, 2 Years, Comprehensive
    MSRP: $100.00 Price: $77.11
    Ship Free in 3-5 Days
  • Zebra GK420t Service Contract (Z1AX-GSER-3C0)

    Service Contract - 3 year, Essential, Purchased within 30 days of Device, Express Replacement, G-Series, 3 Years, Comprehensive
    MSRP: $120.00 Price: $92.53
    Ship Free in 3-5 Days

Can We Help?

Get instant anwers to all your product questions.
We love to talk about barcoding!

1-800-874-0996
Barcode Giant