Zebra ZT230

Zebra ZT230

Project Description


Zebra ZT230 Barcode Label Printer

Zebra’s most affordable industrial printers, the ZT200 Series, incorporate extensive customer feedback and the learnings from legacy printers—creating innovative printers with a spacesaving design. Featuring Zebra’s Link-OS® environment, the ZT200 Series provides users with effortless setup, intuitive operation and ease of service and maintenance. Whether you are adopting barcode technology for the first time or upgrading existing printer models, the ZT200 Series is the right choice for a variety of labeling applications. These innovative printers provide many user benefits. The ZT200 Series offers a streamlined design and smaller footprint that takes up less physical space than the Stripe and S4M models. ZT200 Series printers require minimal operator training and benefit from tool-less standard component maintenance and a durable design to minimize service. Your IT staff will appreciate the backwards compatibility, since it allows for new printers to be up and running with minimal time and effort. The ZT200 Series has been designed for ease of use, versatility and outstanding value.


Ideal for These Applications Manufacturing: work-in-process, product ID/serial numbers, packaging labels, receiving/ put-away labeling Transportation & Logistics: order picking/packing, shipping/ receiving, cross-docking, compliance labeling Healthcare: orders, specimen labels, asset-tracking, unit-of-use labeling Retail: shelf-labeling, shipping, returns, item tags Government: asset-tracking, logistics labeling, warehousing


Standard Features
• Print methods: direct-thermal or thermaltransfer (optional)
• Construction: metal frame with choice of metal (ZT230) or plastic (ZT220) media cover
• Bi-fold media door with large clear window
• Side-loading supplies path for simplified media and ribbon loading
• Element Energy Equalizer™ (E3™) for superior print quality
• Bi-color LEDs for quick printer status
• Icon-based LCD multilingual graphical user interface and full function keypad (ZT230)
• Simple keypad (ZT220)
• USB 2.0 and RS-232 Serial ports
• ENERGY STAR qualified


Printer Specifications
• 203 dpi/8 dots per mm
• 300 dpi/12 dots per mm (optional)

• 128 MB SDRAM memory
• 128 MB on-board linear Flash memory

Maximum Print Width
4.09”/104 mm
Maximum Print Speed
6”/152 mm per second

Media Sensors
Transmissive and reflective sensors

Media Characteristics
• Maximum label and liner width: 4.5”/114 mm
• Maximum non-continuous label length:
39”/991 mm
Media Width
0.75”/19.4 mm to 4.50”/114 mm

Print Length
• 203dpi: 157”/3,988 mm
• 300dpi: 73”/1,854 mm

Maximum Media Roll Size
• 8.0”/203 mm O.D on a 3.0”/76 mm I.D. core
• 6.0”/152 mm O.D. on a 1.0”/25 mm I.D. core

Media Thickness
0.003”/0.076 mm to 0.010”/0.25 mm
Media Types
Continuous, die-cut, notch, black mark