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TLP 2844-Z
Barcode Label Printer



Zebra TLP 2844Z Barcode Printer

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Applications: Healthcare, Retail, Inventory Management, shipping and receiving, inventory control, healthcare specimen labeling and patient tracking, coupon and receipt printing, transportation and logistics, and e-commerce postage

Standard Features

  • Print methods: Direct thermal (LP) or direct thermal/thermal transfer (TLP)
  • Construction: ABS double-walled casing
  • OpenACCESS design
  • Zebra Printer Management
  • 32 bit RISC processor
  • Zebra E3 Printhead Energy Control
  • Resident scalable font
  • Head-up sensor

Printer Specifications

203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
  • Standard: 8 MB SDRAM (4 MB available to user); 4 MB Flash (2.75 available to user)
  • Optional: 8 MB Flash with real time clock (12 MB total)
Print width
4.09" (104 mm) maximum
Print length
39" (991 mm)
Print speed
4" (102 mm)/sec
Media sensors

Media Characteristics

Maximum label and liner width
4.25" (108 mm)
2.8" (71 mm) with Media Adapter Guides
Minimum label and liner width
1.00" (25.4 mm)
0.585" (15 mm) with Media Adapter Guides
Maximum label and liner length
39" (991 mm)
Maximum label and liner length (optional)
N/A no SRAM memory option
Maximum roll diameter
5" (127 mm)
Core diameter
1.0" (25.4 mm) and 1.5" (38 mm)
Media thickness
0.003" (.075 mm) to 0.007" (0.18 mm)
Media types
roll-fed, fanfold, die-cut, continuous, tag stock, continuous receipt

Ribbon Characteristics

Outside diameter
1.34" (34 mm)
Standard length
244' (74 m)
Ribbon width
  • Recommended to be at least as wide as media
  • 1.33" (33.8 mm) to 4.30" (110 mm)
ID Core
0.5" (12.7 mm)

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