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Barcode Label Printer

Supplier: Peacock Bros.

Whether you’re new to bar coding, upgrading from an older Stripe or desktop printer, or adding new printers, Zebra’s S4M thermal printer delivers an affordable solution for many labelling requirements.


Designed for the budget-minded, this printer offers you ease of use, the durability of a metal frame/case, and a full 8” media roll capacity that means fewer label changes.

The Zebra S4M barcode label printer is an out standing value compared to similar printers in the market. Simple to use the Zebra S4M barcode label printer offers a variety of ways to connect—from serial, parallel, and USB interfaces to internal 10/100 Ethernet or IEEE 802.11b/g—for simple system integration.

And it will fit right in with your other Zebra printers because it speaks the same programming languages (ZPL and EPL). Zebra’s APL language lets you easily changefrom other-brand printers to Zebra S4M barcode label printers without changing your label formats.

Zebra’s S4M barcode label printer proudly wears the Stripe family name by providing the features needed to support many applications, including:

  • Compliance labeling—comply with the latest industry and customer requirements
  • Manufacturing—provide accurate, end-to-end identification to track materials through your factory or supply chain
  • Distribution—bar code labeling for packing, ship-ping, inventory management
  • Healthcare patient safety—hospital pharmacy unit-doselabeling, specimen and lablabelling, wristband printing, admissions / records labelling
  • Unicode™ compliant—for faster, multi-language printing to meet global needs

Specifications at a Glance:

  • Print methods: Direct thermal;Thermal transfer (optional)
  • Construction: Die-cast metal frame with sheetmetal enclosure
  • Metal media cover with enlarged clear window
  • Element Energy Equalizer™ (E3™) for superior print quality
  • XML-Enabled printing – direct-connect integrationfor bar code label printing; eliminates license fees and print server hardware and lowers customization and programming costs
  • Back-lit LCD control panel
  • Parallel, USB 1.1 and RS-232 serial ports
  • Resolution 203 dpi/8 dots per mm; 300 dpi/12 dots per mm (optional
  • Memory Standard: 4 MB Flash, 8 MB DRAM
  • Print Width 4.09"/104 mm
  • Print Length 203 dpi: 157"/3,988 mm 300 dpi: 73"/1,854 mm (optional)
  • Print Speed 6"/152 mm per second
  • Media Sensors
  • Transmissive and reflective sensing sensors
  • Maximum non-continuous label length
  • Maximum non-continuous: 39"/991 mm
  • Maximum label and liner width 0.75"/19.4 mm to 4.50’/114 mm
  • Maximum media roll size 8.0"/203 mm O.D. on a 3.0"/76 mm I.D. core6.0"/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, tags, black-mark
  • Outside diamete 3.2"/81.3 mm
  • Standard length 984'/300 m or 1476'/450 m
  • Ratio 2:1 media roll to ribbon ratio for 984’/300m3 :1 media roll ribbon ratio for 1476’/450 m
  • Width1.57"/40 mm to 4.33"/110 mm