Advanced Desktop Label Printers

Zebra’s GK™ Series and GT800 desktop printers combine dependable printing with fast print speeds and network manageability. With their easy-to-use design, Zebra’s advanced desktop printers enable you to improve operational efficiencies.

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  • Dependable performance to improve operational efficiencies

    The top selling desktop printer in the world, the GK420 provides a proven design and long term dependability. Both the GK420 and GT800 printer models are a top choice for a variety of mid-volume and distributed-printing applications to reliably produce quality text, barcodes or graphics.

  • Flexible

    The GK420 offers USB, Parallel and Serial connectivity interfaces and easy upgrades with both the ZPL and EPL programming languages. The GT800 printer supports both 300 metre and 74 metre ribbon capacities — without the need to change settings for different ribbon lengths. The GK420 Healthcare printer is available in the healthcare colour palette designed specifically for sterile environments.

  • Easy to Use

    The intuitive design of the GT800 and the GK420 printers combines a choice of three connectivity interfaces and optional 10/100 Ethernet, co-resident EPL2 and ZPL II programming languages and Unicode to ensure quick and efficient integration. The GK420 offers direct thermal only models for simplicity and cost savings.

Zebra GK420d printing a label
Zebra GK420 Desktop Printer

GK420 Series Desktop Printers

Maximum Print Speed

The GK420t thermal transfer printer and the GK420d/GK420e direct thermal printer are the ideal option for applications that require network manageability and low total cost of ownership

  • print width

    4.09”/104 mm

  • print resolution

    203 dpi/8 dots per mm

  • maximum print speed

    6”/127 mm per second (203 dpi)

  • media sensors

    Standard: Fixed reflective and transmissive sensors

  • communication methods

    RS-232 auto-sensing Serial interface, DB-9

    USB V1.1, bi-directional

    Centronics® Parallel

    Ethernet—10/100 internal (optional, replaces Serial and Parallel ports)

  • ethernet

    10/100 internal (GK420e standard while GK420d/t optional, replaces Serial and Parallel ports)

Zebra GK420d/t HC Desktop Printer

GK420d Healthcare Desktop Printer

Engineered for years of performance in healthcare environments, Zebra’s GK420 Healthcare printers deliver advancements in healthcare-specific construction and electrical certifications.  Available in both direct thermal and thermal transfer models, healthcare professionals can print labels and wristbands anywhere in a healthcare facility for nearly any application. 

*available in North America, Europe, and the Middle East only

  • Print Width

    4.09”/104 mm

  • Print Resolution

    203 dpi/8 dots per mm

  • Maximum Print Speed

    4”/102 mm per second

  • Media Sensors

    standards: Fixed reflective and transmissive sensors

  • Communication Methods

    RS-232 auto-sensing Serial interface, DB-9 (standard)

    USB V2.0, bi-directional (standard)

    Centronics® parallel

    Ethernet—10/100 internal (optional, replaces Serial and Parallel ports)

Zebra GT800 Advanced Desktop Printer

GT800* Advanced Desktop Printer

Delivering advanced performance and reliabiltiy at a competitive price, the GT800 direct thermal/ thermal transfer desktop printer offers a wide range of features to meet a variety of low- to medium-volume printing applications. Able to accommodate a 300-metre ribbon for additional flexibility and printer uptime, the GT800 is also available in a 300 dpi model for applications requiring high-resolution output.

*not available in North America

  • Print Width

    4.09"/ 104 mm

  • Print Resolution

    203 dpi/8 dots per mm

    203 dpi/8 dots per mm

  • Maximum Print Speed

    4”/102 mm per second

    4”/102 mm per second

  • Media Sensors

    Multi-position transmissive and full width reflective sensors

  • Communication Methods

    Centronics® parallel (36 pin) connector ports

    Serial interface:

    USB V1.1 interface, bi-directional

    10/100 internal Ethernet with USB V1.1 (option)

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