Zebra GK420d Direct Thermal Advanced Desktop Printer

Zebra GK420d Direct Thermal Advanced Desktop Printer

Zebra GK420d Direct Thermal Advanced Desktop Printer

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Zebra GK420d Direct Thermal Advanced Desktop Printer

Zebra GK420d Direct Thermal Advanced Desktop Printer

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Product Highlights

  • Direct Thermal Printing Technology
  • Create 1D and 2D Barcodes
  • Print Resolution: 203 dpi
  • Print Speed: 5" per Second
  • Maximum Print Width: 4.09"
  • Media Width: 0.75-4.25"
  • Maximum Roll Diameter: 5"
  • OpenACCESS Clamshell Design
  • USB, RS-232 Serial & Parallel Interfaces
  • ZebraLink Solutions Software Tools
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Interfaces: USB, RS-232 Serial, and Parallel

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USB, RS-232 Serial, and Parallel

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  • 1Description

Reliable and intuitive, the GK420d Direct Thermal Advanced Desktop Printer from Zebra will help users create a variety of labels, barcodes, graphics, and more to help you organize your mid-volume business. This option features direct thermal printing technology, permitting use of specialized media that does not require ink ribbons and simplifies the process. Also, this technology is able to work quickly with a print speed of 5" per second and at a 203 dpi resolution. Users will also enjoy the ability to create a range of different sizes with a media width of 0.75-4.25" and a print width of up to 4.09". The OpenACCESS clamshell design furthers operability by offering a design that makes it fast and easy to load rolls up to 5" in diameter as well as fan-fold media.

Available here with USB, RS-232 Serial, and Parallel interfaces and Windows-compatible drivers, the GK420d is very easily integrated into many existing facilities. It also incorporates EPL and ZPL programming languages for maximum compatibility and has support for numerous 1D and 2D barcodes. The printer is ENERGY STAR qualified as well and comes with ZebraLink Solutions software to help you get started. This includes ZebraDesigner for simple label design, a more advanced ZebraDesigner Pro option, ZBI-Developer for creating more complex programs for ZBI 2.0, and various management and utilities to help you organize your setup.

In the Box
Zebra GK420d Direct Thermal Advanced Desktop Printer
  • Cleaning Pen
  • USB Cable
  • AC Power Supply and Cord
  • Documentation and Software CD-ROM
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Printing Method
    Print Technology Direct Thermal
    Print Resolution 203 dpi / 8 dots per mm
    Print Speed 5" / 12.7 cm per second
    Maximum Print Width 4.09" / 10.4 cm
    Barcode Symbology Supported 1D (Linear): Codabar, Code 11 (ZPL), Code 128, Code 39, Code 93, EAN-13, EAN-8, EAN-14 (ZPL), German Post Code (EPL), Industrial 2-of-5 (ZPL), Interleaved 2-of-5, Japanese Postnet (EPL), ISBT-128 (ZPL), Logmars (ZPL), MSI, Plessey, Postnet, GS1 DataBar (RSS-14), Standard 2-of-5 (ZPL), UCC/EAN-128 (EPL), UPC and EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions (ZPL), UPC-A, UPC-A and UPC-E with EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions, UPC-E, and GS1 Databar (RSS)
    2D: Codablock (ZPL), Code 49 (ZPL), Data Matrix, MaxiCode, QR Code, PDF417, MicroPDF417, Aztec (EPL and ZPL)
    Barcode Formats Ratios: 2:1 (non-rotated), 3:1
    Media Handling
    Maximum Print Length Up to 39" / 99.1 cm
    Media Width 0.75-4.25" / 1.9-10.8 cm
    Media Thickness 3-7.5 mil / 0.08-0.19 mm
    Roll Size Outer Diameter: Up to 5" / 12.7 cm
    Supported Media Types Roll-fed
    Die-cut orcontinuous
    Direct thermal or thermal transfer labels
    Tag Stock
    Continuous receipt paper
    Interface USB 1.1
    RS-232 Serial
    Memory 4 MB flash
    8 MB SDRAM
    Fonts 16 expandable ZPL
    1 scalable ZPL
    5 expandable EPL2
    Print Languages ZPL
    ZPL II
    OS Compatibility Windows
    Power Requirements Input: 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz
    Output: 24 VDC, 2.5 A
    Operating Conditions Temperature: 40 to 105°F / 4.4 to 41°C
    Humidity: 10 to 90%
    Storage Conditions Temperature: -40 to 140°F / -40 to 60°C
    Humidity: 5 to 95%
    Dimensions 8.25 x 6.75 x 6" / 21 x 17.1 x 15.2 cm
    Weight 3 lb / 1.4 kg
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