Specifications at a Glance*
Sturdy, dual-wall, high-density plastic construction ensures LP and TLP 2844-Z printers survive high-traffic environments.
Print methods: Direct thermal (LP) or direct thermal/thermal transfer (TLP)
Construction: ABS double-walled casing 4MB Flash memory (2.75 available to user) 8MB SDRAM (4 MB available to user) OpenACCESS™ Design Serial, Parallel & USB interfaces ZebraLink™ enabled 32 bit RISC processor Zebra E3 ® Printhead Energy Control Scalable fonts Transmissive and Reflective media sensing Head-up sensor
Media Types: Roll-fed or fan-fold, die cut or continu- ous direct thermal labels with or without black mark, tag stock
For optimum print quality and print engine perform- ance, use Genuine Zebra® supplies.
Ribbon Specifications NOTE: For optimum print quality and printer per-
formance, use of Zebra genuine ribbon is recom- mended as well as a notched ribbon core.
Ribbon Width: 1.30 inches (33 mm) to 4.30 inches (110 mm).
Ribbon Capacity: The capacity of the ribbon roll is to be sufficient enough to completely print one roll of media. (1 roll of 5"OD media is the full ribbon capacity)
MAXIMUM PRINT AREA Width: 4.09"/104 mm
Length: 39"/990 mm (with standard memory)
RESOLUTION 203 dpi/8 dots per mm
MAXIMUM PRINT SPEED 4"/102 mm per second
MEMORY Standard: 4MB Flash (2.75 available to user) 8MB SDRAM (4MB available to user)
Optional: 8 MB Flash (for a total of 12MB with a total of 10.75 MB available to user)
Programming Language ZPL® or ZPL II® Universal language for Zebra printers.
Simplifies label formatting and enables compatibility with other Zebra printers.
ZBI™ - controls and interprets text and data streams from peripherals and non-ZPL printer program- ming languages. Transmits captured data over LAN, WAN or wireless network via email or TCP/IP messaging.
Environment Operating Temp. 40º F/5º C to 105º F/41º C
Core ID: 0.5" (13 mm). Ribbon OD: 1.36"(35 mm).
Ribbon Length: 244' (74m) using 0.000328" ribbon thickness
Ribbon Type: Wax, wax/resin and resin.
Fonts and Character Sets Standard Fonts: 16 bitmapped, 1 smooth scalable (CG Triumvirate™ Bold Condensed)
Sets: IBM® Code Page 850 international character set
Optional European and Asian fonts
LP 2844-Z Width: 7.9"/200 mm
TLP 2844-Z Width: 7.9"/200 mm
Depth: 8.38"/213 mm Height: 6.7"/170 mm Weight: 3 lbs./1.3 kg
Depth: 9.75"/248 mm Height: 6.8"/173 mm Weight: 3.2 lbs./1.4 kg
MEDIA SPECIFICATIONS Label and liner width: 1"/25.4 mm to 4.25"/108 mm
Storage/Transport Environ. -40º F/-40º C to 140º F/60º C
Operating Humidity 10-80% non-condensing Storage Humidity 10-90% non-condensing
Electrical Autoranging external power supply
Input: 100-240 VAC; 50-60 Hz Output: 20 VDC; 2.5 A
Communication Interface Capabilities Serial RS232 (DB9)
Centronics® Parallel (36 pin) USB v 1.1
Internal Ethernet (with optional ZebraNet PrintServer II)
Graphic Features Supports user defined fonts and graphics – including custom logos
ZPL II drawing commands – including boxes and lines
Bar Code Symbologies Linear Bar Codes: Code 11, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-8, EAN-13, EAN- 14, UPC-A and UPC-E with EAN 2 or 5 digit exten- sions, Plessey, POSTNET, Standard 2 of 5, Industrial 2 of 5, Interleaved 2 of 5, LOGMARS, MSI, Codabar
2-Dimensional: PDF417, MicroPDF-417, Code 49, Maxicode, Codablock, Datamatrix, and QR code
Agency Approvals Emissions: FCC Part 15, Subpart B, VCCI, C-Tick
Emissions and Susceptibility: (CE): EN55022 Class-B, EN61000-3-2, EN61000-3-3 and EN55024
Safety: CB Scheme IEC 60950:1991 +A1 +A2 +A3 +A4, UL 60950 and C-UL, IRAM, NOM, AAMI
OPTIONS AND ACCESSORIES
Expanded memory - up to 8 MB Flash with Real Time Clock (for a total of 12MB, 10.75 MB user available)
Dispenser – Label peel and present with label taken sensor.
ZebraNet™ Print Server II – (internal or external via parallel connection only) enables network print capability.
*Specifications listed are for base model printers with standard features only unless otherwise noted. Specifications subject to change without notice. All product and brand names are trademarks of their respective companies. All rights reserved.
Labels Max. Roll Size: 5"/127 mm O.D. on a 1"/25.4 mm or 1.5"/38 mm I.D. core
Thickness (label & liner): 0.003"/0.08 mm to 0.0075"/0.19 mm
BAR-ONE® software - Windows®-based "WYSIWYG” European & Asian font sets Cutter Liner-free Platen (LP only) External rewinder
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