Epson TM-T88IV POS Printer Brochure

Compact Thermal Receipt Printer
with Two-Color Capability
POS Printer
The TM-T88IV thermal printer is the latest addition
to Epson’s innovative, industry-leading TM-T88
POS printer series.
Designed specifically for high-volume retail and hospitality
environments, the TM-T88IV delivers more speed and
more reliability than ever before. It offers 25% faster printing of text and graphics than the TM-T88III, two-color
capability and new ease-of-use features.
• High-speed printing of up to 7.9”/sec. — 25% faster
than the TM-T88III
• Same fast print speed for both text and graphics
• Two-color printing of receipts including logos and
all other graphics
• Ease-of-use features including drop-in paper loading,
long-lasting autocutter and Auto Status Back messages
• Improved cover design for increased spill resistance
• Optional power supply case
• USB on board
• Two-year warranty
Fast two-color printing of text
and graphics
Now you can speed customer transactions with the TM-T88IV printer.
It prints receipts at speeds of up to
200mm (7.9 inches) per second—
25% faster than the TM-T88III and,
unlike other printers, the TM-T88IV
prints text and graphics at the same
fast speed. In addition, its two-color
red and black printing capabilities can
be used to highlight order changes
to minimize kitchen error and create
attention-getting color logos and
impactful marketing messages.
Designed for ease-of-use
and convenience
The TM-T88IV’s small footprint is
ideally suited for both retail and
hospitality environments. The printer
can be placed either on the countertop or wall using an optional wallhanging bracket, whichever is most
convenient. It also features easy,
drop-in paper loading, an autocutter,
an improved cover design to protect
from spills and an optional annunciator to alert wait staff when kitchen
orders are ready.
Reliability you can count on
The TM-T88IV boasts even more
reliability than the TM-T88III.
With a MCBF of 52 million lines,
a MTBF of 360,000 hours and an
autocutter life of 1.5 million cuts,
the TM-T88IV printer delivers the
outstanding reliability that is critical
in high-volume environments.
Integration made easy
With Epson’s wide range of
Connect-It™ interfaces, the TMT88IV is compatible with today’s
best-of-breed and component-based
systems. Interface options are available for high-speed (12 Mbps) USB,
serial, parallel, USB, Ethernet and
wireless. The TM-T88IV also has
the same external dimensions as
the TM-T88III for easy drop-in
Backed by the leader
The TM-T88IV features the quality
and reliability that Epson is known
for and is backed by Epson’s two-year
Compact Thermal Receipt Printer
with Two-Color Capability
TM -T88IV POS Printer
Printer Specifications
Control Board
Print method
Thermal line printing
Print font
9 x 17/12 x 24
Column capacity
56/42 columns
Character size
Font A: 1.41 x 3.39 Font B: 0.99 x 2.40 Kanji: 3.39 x 3.39 (W x H mm)
Character set
95 Alphanumeric, 37 International, 128 x 11 Graphic (including user-defined page)
Traditional/Simple Chinese, Thai, Japanese, Korean
UPC-A/E, CODE 39/93/128, EAN8/13, ITF, CODABAR
2D symbols: PDF417, QR-CODE
RS-232C, IEEE 1284 parallel; RS-485; USB; 10/100Base-T/TX; wireless
Data buffer
Receive: 45 bytes or 4KB, selectable; user-defined: 12KB; macro: 2KB; NV graphics:
256KB; NV user: 1KB; page mode area: 106K
Print speed (max.)
7.9”/second (200mm) graphics and text; 3.9”/second in 2-color print mode
Paper dimensions
3.3” ± 0.02” x 3.27” diameter (79.5 ± 0.5(W) x 83mm)
Paper thickness
55 – 80 µm
24 VDC ± 7%
Power consumption
Approx. 1.8 A (mean)
D.K.D. function
2 drivers
360,000 hours
52,000,000 lines
1.5 million cuts
Overall dimensions
5.71 x 7.68 x 5.83” (W x D x H) (145 x 195 x 148mm)
3.96 lb (1.8 kg)
Factory options
Power supply cover, PS-180 AC adapter, wall-hanging bracket, paper roll spacer,
affixing tape and Connect-It interfaces*
EMI standards
FCC/ICES-003 Class A
Safety standards
UL1950/CSA C22.2 No. 950
Inch values are approximate.
dpi: dots per 25.4mm (dots per inch)
cpi: characters per 25.4mm (characters per inch)
lps: lines per second
*To find out more about our line of Connect-It interfaces,
talk to your Epson Sales Representative.
Optional power supply case
secures cords under printer.
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Specifications are subject to change without notice.
Power supply case fits under printer
without increasing footprint size.