Products & Services

Laser & Thermal Printable Wristband Portfolio

View Products

Need help choosing?

Printer Selector

Recently Viewed

Z Series Industrial Printers

Zebra's Z Series industrial printer is upgradable with RFID for smart label encoding. Make warehouse or inventory management more efficient with Z Series printers. Z Series allows for high-speed, high-volume printing. The XML printing option allows for direct connection to ERP applications. Learn more in our Z Series Virtual Tour. 

Download Z Series Brochure

View the Z Series Virtual Tour
 

Interested in this product?

Used For:
  • Asset Management
  • Cross Docking
  • Document & Records Management
  • Inventory Management
  • Lab Sample Tracking
  • Receiving/Shipping
  • Reverse Logistics
  • Work-in-Process Tracking
  • Compliance Labeling
  • Dietary
  • Information Labels
  • Medical Record Labeling
  • Order Labeling
  • Photo Processing Labels
  • Prescription Labeling
  • Quality Control

ZM400 Industrial Printer

Print invoices, receipts, labels and more up to 4 inches wide with durable mobile printers that meet IP54 dust and water resistance requirements.

zm400-th

ZM600 Industrial Printer

Increase efficiency with a barcode label printer boasting industry-leading throughput and rugged reliability for tough environments.

zm600-th
ZM400
ZM600
zm400-th

Standard Features

  • Thermal transfer and direct thermal operating modes (can only use one mode at a time)
  • Die-cast aluminum base, frame, and printhead mechanism
  • Metal media cover with large clear window

More Standard Features
  • 16 MB DRAM, 8MB Flash
  • 203dpi (8 dots/mm) printhead
  • RS-232C Serial Interface
  • High Speed, IEEE 1284, Bi-Directional Parallel Interface
  • USB 2.0
  • Transmissive and reflective media sensors
  • Multi-lingual backlit 240x128 pixel graphic display
  • Color-coded operator cues
  • RFID Ready
  • 7 bitmapped and 1 scalable font (CG Triumvarate Bold Condensed)
  • 32-bit processor
  • Auto-calibration
  • Auto detectable (90V - 265V) power supply
  • Element Energy Equalizer™ (E3®) (for print head energy control)
  • Real Time Clock
  • Unicode™ - Compliant
  • Quick change printhead and platen
  • Charcoal gray form design (for improved smudge resistance)
  • ZPL® or ZPLII® (Zebra Programming Language®)

Printer Specifications

Resolution: 203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
300 dpi (12 dots/mm)
600 dpi (23.5 dots/mm)
Memory

  • 16 MB DRAM
  • 8 MB Flash
  • 64 MB Factory-Installed On-Board Optional Flash (optional)

Print width: 4.09" (104 mm)
Print length

  • Length with 203 dpi: 157" (3,988 mm)
  • Length with 300 dpi: 73" (1,854mm)
  • Length with 600 dpi: 39" (991mm)

Print speed: 203 dpi
10" (254 mm)/sec
300 dpi
8" (203 mm)/sec
600dpi
4" (102 mm)/sec
Media sensors: Reflective, Transmissive


Media Characteristics

Maximum label and liner width

  • 4.5" (114 mm) - tear & cutter
  • 4.25" (108mm) - peel & rewind

Minimum label and liner width: 1.0" (25.4mm)
Maximum label and liner length: 39" (991mm)
Maximum roll diameter: 8" (203 mm)
Core diameter: 3" (76 mm)
Media thickness: 0.0023" (.058 mm) to 0.010" (0.25 mm)
Media types: black mark, continuous, die-cut, fanfold, notched, perforated, tag stock


Ribbon Characteristics

Outside diameter: 3.2" (81.3 mm)
Standard length: 1476' (450 m) or 984' (300 m)
Ratio: 3:1 media roll to ribbon ratio
Ribbon width: 2" (51 mm) to 4.33" (110 mm)
Ribbon: setup Ribbon wound ink-side out or ribbon wound ink-side in (configurable one or the other, but not both)
ID Core: 1.0" (25.4 mm)


Operating Characteristics

Operating temperature TT: Operating temperature: 40° F (5° C) to 104° F (40° C)
Thermal transfer DT: Operating temperature: 32° F (0° C) to 104° F (40° C)
Direct thermal Storage temperatures: -40° F (-40° C) to 140° F (60° C)
Operating humidity: 20-85% non-condensing R.H.
Storage humidity: 5-85% non-condensing R.H.
Electrical: Universal auto-detectable (PFC-compliant) power supply 90-265 VAC
Agency approvals

  • IEC 60950-1 EN 55022 Class B
  • EN 55024
  • EN 61000-3-2
  • EN 61000-3-3

Physical Characteristics

Width: 10.9" (278 mm)
Height: 13.3" (338 mm)
Depth: 18.7" (475 mm)
Weight: 32.4 lbs (15 kg)
Shipping weight: 49 lbs (22 kg)


Related Products

Options

  • 300 dpi (12 dots/mm) printhead
  • 600 dpi (23.5 dots/mm) printhead
  • 64 MB Factory-Installed, On-Board Flash Memory (58 MB user available)
  • Cutter with catch tray
  • Value peel (front mount, passive peel option with no liner take-up)
  • Peel with liner take-up
  • Rewind, internally rewinds full label roll on three-inch core (comes with taller, non-standard printer base)
  • Ribbon supply spindle for ribbon ink coated inside
  • RFID Field Upgrade Kit - installed by an Authorized Service Provider or return to factory
  • ZebraDesigner
  • ZebraDesigner Pro
  • ZebraDesigner for XML
  • ZebraNet Bridge Enterprise
  • XML-enabled printing
  • Printhead conversion kits
  • ZebraCare Extended Warranty
  • European and Asian font sets
  • APL-I/APL-D firmware (contact Zebra Development Services for additional details)
  • ZebraNet Wireless Plus Print Server
  • ZebraNet b/g Print Server

Communication and Interface Capabilities

  • USB 2.0
  • RS-232C serial port
  • RS 232 to RS-422/485 serial port adaptor
  • RS232 DB9 to DB25 adaptor
  • High speed, IEEE 1284, bi-directional parallel interface
  • ZebraNet 10/100 Print Server
  • ZebraNet Wireless Plus Print Server
  • ZebraNet b/g Print Server

Programming Languages

Core programming languages: ZPL, ZPL II, EPL, XML


Bar Codes/Symbologies

Linear Codabar
Code 11
Code 128 with subsets A/B/C and UCC case codes
Code 39
Code 93
EAN-13
EAN-8
Industrial 2-of-5
Interleaved 2-of-5
Logmars
MSI
Planet Code
Plessey
Postnet
RSS (reduced space symbology)
Standard 2-of-5
UPC and EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions
UPC-A
UPC-E
2-dimensional Aztec
Codablock
Code 49
Data Matrix
MaxiCode
QR Code
PDF417
MicroPDF417
RSS / GS1 DataBar family (12 barcodes)Fonts and Graphics

  • Standard fonts: 7 bitmapped, 1 smooth scalable (CG Triumvirate Bold Condensed)
  • Sets: IBM Code Page 850 International character set
  • Optional European and Asian font sets
  • Supports user-defined fonts and graphics, including custom logos
  • ZPL II drawing commands, including boxes and lines
zm600-th

Standard Features

  • Thermal transfer and direct thermal operating modes (can only use one mode at a time)
  • Die-cast aluminum base, frame, and printhead mechanism
  • Metal media cover with large clear window

More Standard Features
  • 16 MB DRAM, 8MB Flash
  • 203dpi (8 dots/mm) printhead
  • RS-232C Serial Interface
  • High Speed, IEEE 1284, Bi-Directional Parallel Interface
  • USB 2.0
  • Transmissive and reflective media sensors
  • Multi-lingual backlit 240x128 pixel graphic display
  • Color-coded operator cues
  • RFID Ready
  • 7 bitmapped and 1 scalable font (CG Triumvarate Bold Condensed)
  • 32-bit processor
  • Auto-calibration
  • Auto detectable (90V - 265V) power supply
  • Element Energy Equalizer™ (E3®) (for print head energy control)
  • Real Time Clock
  • Unicode™ - Compliant
  • Quick change printhead and platen
  • Charcoal gray form design (for improved smudge resistance)
  • ZPL® or ZPLII® (Zebra Programming Language®)

Printer Specifications

Resolution: 203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
300 dpi (12 dots/mm)
Memory

  • 16 MB DRAM
  • 8 MB Flash
  • 64 MB Factory-Installed On-Board Flash (optional)

Print width: 6.6" (168 mm)
Print length

  • Length with 203 dpi: 102" (2,591 mm)
  • Length with 300 dpi (optional): 45" (1,143 mm)

Print speed: 203 dpi
10" (254 mm)/sec
300 dpi
8" (203 mm)/sec
Media sensors: Reflective, Transmissive


Media Characteristics

Maximum label and liner width

  • 7" (178 mm) - tear & cutter
  • 6.75" (171 mm) - peel & rewind

Minimum label and liner width: 2" (51 mm) - tear & cutter, peel & rewind
Maximum label and liner length: 39" (991 mm)
Maximum roll diameter: 8" (203 mm)
Core diameter: 3" (76 mm)
Media thickness: .0023" (.058 mm) to .010" (0.25 mm)
Media types: black mark, continuous, die-cut, fanfold, notch, perforated, tag stock


Ribbon Characteristics

Outside diameter: 3.2" (81.3 mm)
Standard length: 1476' (450 m)
Ratio: 3:1 media roll to ribbon ratio
Ribbon width: 2" (51 mm) to 6.85" (174 mm)
Ribbon setup: Ribbon wound ink side out
ID Core: 1.0" (25.4 mm)


Operating Characteristics

Operating temperature TT: Operating
Temperature: 40° F (5° C) to 104° F (40° C)
Thermal transfer DT: Operating temperature: 32° F (0° C) to 104° F (40° C)
Direct thermal Storage temperatures: -40° F (-40° C) to 140° F (60° C)
Operating humidity: 20-85% non-condensing
Storage humidity: 5/85% non-condensing
Electrical: Universal auto-detectable (PFC-compliant) power supply 90-265 VAC
Agency approvals

  • IEC 60950-1 EN 55022 Class B
  • EN 55024
  • EN 61000-3-2
  • EN 61000-3-3

Physical Characteristics

Width: 13.4" (341 mm)
Height: 13.3" (338 mm)
Depth: 18.7" (475 mm)
Weight: 34.7 lbs (16 kg)
Shipping weight: 54 lbs (24.5 kg)


Related Products

Options

  • 300 dpi (12 dots/mm) printhead
  • 64 MB Factory-Installed, On-Board Flash Memory (58 MB user available)
  • Cutter with catch tray
  • Value peel (front mount, passive peel option with no liner take-up)
  • Rewind, internally rewinds full label roll on three-inch core (comes with taller, non-standard printer base)
  • RFID Field Upgrade Kit
  • ZebraDesigner
  • ZebraDesigner Pro
  • ZebraDesigner for XML
  • ZebraNet Bridge Enterprise
  • Printhead conversion kits
  • ZebraCare Extended Warranty
  • European and Asian font sets
  • APL-I/APL-D firmware (contact Zebra Development Services for additional details)
  • ZebraNet Wireless Plus Print Server
  • ZebraNet b/g Print Server

Communication and Interface Capabilities

  • USB 2.0
  • RS-232C serial port
  • RS 232 to RS-422/485 serial port adaptor
  • RS232 DB9 to DB25 adaptor
  • High speed, IEEE 1284, bi-directional parallel interface
  • ZebraNet 10/100 Print Server
  • ZebraNet Wireless Plus Print Server
  • ZebraNet b/g Print Server

Programming Languages

Core programming languages: XML, ZPL II, ZPL, EPL


Bar Codes/Symbologies

Linear Codabar
Code 11
Code 39
Code 93
EAN-13
EAN-8
Industrial 2-of-5
Interleaved 2-of-5
Logmars
MSI
Planet Code
Plessey
Postnet
RSS (reduced space symbology)
Standard 2-of-5
UPC and EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions
UPC-A
UPC-E
Code 128 with subsets A/B/C and UCC case codes
2-dimensional Aztec
Codablock
Code 49
Data Matrix
MaxiCode
MicroPDF417
PDF417
QR Code
RSS / GS1 DataBar family (12 barcodes)
Fonts and Graphics

  • Standard fonts: 7 bitmapped, 1 smooth scalable (CG Triumvirate Bold Condensed)
  • Sets: IBM Code Page 850 International character set
  • Optional European and Asian font sets
  • Supports user-defined fonts and graphics, including custom logos
  • ZPL II drawing commands, including boxes and lines