ZQ500 Series Mobile Printers
ZQ511, ZQ511 RFID, ZQ521, ZQ521 RFID
Extreme environments, bangs, and bumps are no match for ZQ500 Series printers. Engineered with military-grade durability, they can withstand significant drops to concrete, sprayed liquids, dirt, accidents, and more that are common in mobile workplaces. Large buttons and a user-friendly interface make these printers easy to operate, even when wearing gloves. Loaded with premium features and a high-capacity battery, they help boost productivity and work as long and hard as you do.
The ZQ511 and ZQ521 advance the series with added ruggedness and features. Tumble tested to handle 1300 tumbles from 3.3 ft. (1 m), they also have an over-molding to increase longevity. And both are available in linerless or RFID models. Maximise your investment with their 2-year standard warranty.
Featuring Zebra’s exclusive Print DNA suite of tools, ZQ500 Series printers are easy to integrate, maintain and manage – even over Bluetooth. And they have unmatched intelligence and security.
The Most Rugged, Premium 3in. Print Width Mobile Printer Available
We pushed the limits on rugged engineering to deliver the toughest mobile printers for harsh conditions. Advancing the series, the ZQ511 offers added durability and features like linerless printing, the latest in connectivity, a high-capacity battery, and Bluetooth Management. Unmatched intelligence and security keep your team productive and your network safe.
The Only 3 Inch Print Width UHF RFID Mobile Printer on the Market
Add UHF RFID encoding to your on-the-go workforce without sacrificing rugged capabilities. Zebra’s ZQ511 RFID is the only 3-inch RFID mobile printer on the market, and it’s part of the most rugged printer series. With military-grade engineering and enhanced durability, it can withstand the harshest conditions. Put it to the test and push the limits on productivity.
The Most Rugged, Premium 4 Inch Print Width Mobile Printer Available
We pushed the limits on rugged engineering to deliver the toughest mobile printers for harsh conditions. Advancing the series, the ZQ521 offers added durability and features like linerless printing, the latest in connectivity, a high-capacity battery, and Bluetooth Management. Unmatched intelligence and security keep your team productive and your network safe.
Zebra's Most Rugged, Premium 4in. Print Width UHF RFID Mobile Printer
Add UHF RFID encoding to your on-the-go workforce without sacrificing rugged capabilities. Zebra’s ZQ521 RFID features military-grade engineering and enhanced durability to withstand the harshest conditions. Put it to the test and push the limits on productivity.
Benefits of the ZQ500 Series
ZQ500 Series printers are engineered to endure serious abuse. They withstand the bumps, drops, accidents, liquids, dirt and environmental extremes that are common in mobile workplaces. Their patented military design meets third-party-verified MIL-STD 810g military standards for shock, vibration and temperature exposure. An IP54-rating for resistance to dust and liquids. And, the ZQ511 and ZQ521 are tumble tested per the IEC68-2-32 spec to handle 1300 tumbles from 3.3Ft. (1M).
Intelligence and Security
Take your printing capabilities to a new level with Zebra’s powerful Print DNA suite of productivity, management, development and visibility tools. Configure, manage and maintain printers remotely anywhere around the globe. Oversee batteries in real time, automate processes, control security settings and much more. Gain visibility and manage your ZQ511 and ZQ521 Bluetooth printers inside and outside your four walls with the industry’s first Bluetooth Management. And, safeguard your network with Zebra’s exclusive PrintSecure.
RFID or Linerless Capabilities
Combine the convenience and flexibility of a mobile printer with the enhanced tracking capabilities of RFID. Print and encode Ultra High Frequency (UHF) RFID labels on-demand, anywhere. Automatically calibrate RFID media with Zebra’s exclusive adaptive encoding technology. Or, eliminate waste and improve your company’s green initiative with linerless printing. Spend less time disposing of waste and more time on the task at hand, improving your workforce productivity. Carry fewer rolls of media and change media rolls less frequently.
Print DNA - Your Printer's Built in Advantage
Durable printers are essential, but it's the software inside that keeps your printers in action and working hassle-free. That’s why we engineered Zebra Print DNA. It’s a suite of software applications and capabilities built into Zebra printers that leverages everything we’ve learned from thousands of use cases to make sure your printers perform at their highest potential.
With Zebra Print DNA tools and applications, you will stay a step ahead utilizing remote management tools, heightened security and ongoing updates. Ensuring easy integration and interoperability, Print DNA enables your printers to work at optimized performance over their entire lifecycle, even as your business needs evolve.
Additional Software Features
Zebra Printer Setup Utilities
Printer Setup Utilities will enhance your printer experience by enabling you to quickly and easily configure select Zebra industrial, mobile and desktop printers.
With PrintSecure, companies can encrypt connections, allow only permitted access, and regularly update their thermal printers to address new threats.
Printer Profile Manager Enterprise
Printer Profile Manager Enterprise software gives you fully featured robust remote management of Link-OS printers.
The quality of your printing supplies images and their physical integrity are critical to the continuity of your operations. Choosing the high quality and reliability of Zebra Certified Supplies for use with your Zebra thermal printer offers great advantages.
RFID Labels and Tags
Zebra's RFID labels and tags come in a variety of sizes and materials and work with Zebra thermal printers to meet your needs.
Barcode Labels and Tags
Zebra's barcode labels and tags include paper and synthetic materials for thermal transfer or direct thermal printing.
Zebra receipt paper is performance-tested to give you high-quality printing. Choose from a range of receipt paper thicknesses, top coats, and sizes.
Realize the full potential of your Zebra devices with convenient and affordable accessories.
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PrintSecure ROI Calculator
This ROI Calculator will help you consider the value of using PrintSecure capable printers to reduce the impact of security issues.
Maximising the Return on Investment of a Linerless Labelling Solution
The global linerless labels market is estimated to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.6% between 2017 and 2023.1 With such steady growth projected, how can linerless labels benefit your business and what are the key considerations for implementation? This guide is intended to help you understand linerless label solutions, and navigate the associated pros and cons.
The ZQ511 and ZQ521 printers are warranted against defects in workmanship and materials for a period of 2 (two) years from the date of shipment. (Note: Batteries and Printheads are considered consumables. Zebra Batteries are warranted for one year from the date of shipment and printheads for 6 months from the date of shipment.)
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