Datamax O'Neil microFlash 2TE

microFlash® 2t e / 4t / 4t e
Ultra-rugged and Portable
microFlash® 4te
microFlash® 2te
features at a glance
• 2te/4te exclusive features: Advanced
32-bit architecture RISC processor for
light-speed processing, LED lights to
indicate Bluetooth, charging and power
status, and an external DC jack for easy
• Options: Bluetooth or 802.11b/g
connectivity, magnetic stripe card
reader, and linerless printing capability
• Compatibility: Supports a wide variety
of hand-held computers from leading
• Print Quality: 203 dpi resolution
• Fonts: 80-Column condensed font for
invoice printing (4t/4te only); stores
fonts, graphics and operating system in
Flash memory; supports international
character sets and any Bitstream®
bitmap font
• Graphics: Supports the printing of
graphics, 1D bar codes, 2D symbologies,
and signature capture
The microFlash family offers the most rugged and reliable performance for route
accounting, direct store delivery and field service workers. Frequent drops, extreme
vibration, constant jarring, and excessive dust are just a few examples of the regular
abuse mobile technology endures. No printer thrives in the demanding mobile
workplace better, longer, or more reliably than the microFlash family of printers.
2te The microFlash 2te is the most rugged and reliable 2-inch wireless portable printer
available in addition to being the smallest. In fact, the 2te is up to 33% smaller than
competitive rugged printers! USB connectivity allows the 2te to integrate easily into
new or existing applications and is also available with optional Bluetooth for wireless
4t / 4te With uncompromising standards, the 4t/4te is engineered throughout to
withstand even the most punishing portable applications including multiple 6ft drops
to concrete. The 4t/4te prints outstanding quality 4-inch receipts, proof of deliveries,
labels, and invoices. The 4t comes with Serial and IrDA communication. The 4te is every
bit as rugged as the 4t but it offers enhanced processing speed (10 times faster), greater
memory capacity, USB connectivity power status lights, external charging, and optional
Bluetooth and 802.11b/g wireless connectivity.
popular applications
Route Accounting/
Direct Store Delivery
Mobile POS
Delivery Receipts
• Inventory Reports
• Route/Labor Scheduling
• Credit Card Transactions
Field Service
Service Receipts
• Maintenance
• Settlement Reports
• Endurance: Intelligent power
management and programmable sleep
mode for extended battery life
• Battery: Unlike competitors’ printers,
the battery is included in the purchase
price. And when it’s time to replace the
battery, the microFlash printers use
economical replacement batteries
• Charging options: External charge
contacts, AC adapter, or 12V vehicle
cigarette lighter adapter
• Warranty: Comes with the industry’s
only two-year standard warranty - twice
that of the competition!
Transaction Receipts
Rain Checks
• Coupons
• Que Busting
your benefits
I ncreased productivity – Using a reliable
printer means your operation will run
smoothly without downtime or hand written
receipts. The microFlash family is the most
rugged and reliable printer series available
with a proven design to keep mobile workers
productive and your customers satisfied.
Lower total cost of ownership (TCO) –
Save money on expensive extended warranties
and repairs. Everyone agrees that reliability
is important to the success of an application
but Datamax-O’Neil is the only company to
stand behind its mobile thermal printers with
a 2-year warranty.
Did you know?
Using quality labels and paper can
significantly prolong the life of your
printhead. Datamax-O’Neil offers a
wide variety of high quality media for
its printers including custom and stock
labels and receipts, ticketing media, and
cleaning products. When you choose
Datamax-O’Neil, you receive a proven
commitment to superior quality. Quality
that results in performance and
product specifications
Looking for a rugged printer
that will last? Look no further,
the 4t set the standard for
reliability and continues to
thrive in the most punishing of
environments around the world.
The 4te comes with the same reliability you’ve come
to expect from the 4t but with enhanced capabilities
and wireless connectivity. The 4te printer is compatible
with existing 4t applications, allowing resellers and
users around the world to easily drop the 4te into legacy
applications without any modifications.
Serial, IrDA
Bluetooth (v1.2), 802.11 b/g
2te (with card reader)
4t (Serial)
4te (with card reader)
5.5”h x 4.3”w x 2.5”d
6.4”h x 4.3”w x 2.5”d
6.82”h x 6.57”w x 2.6”d
6.8”h x 6.9”w x 2.7”d
7.6”h x 6.9”w x 2.7”d
(139.70 x 109.22 x 63.5 mm)
(162.56 x 109.22 x 63.5 mm)
(173.2 x 166.9 x 66 mm)
(172.2 x 175.8 x 69.1 mm)
(193.5 x 175.8 x 68.3 mm)
16.9 oz (0.48 kg)
23.75 oz (0.67 kg)
28 oz (0.792 kg)
29.1 oz (0.824 kg)
32.95 oz (0.93 kg)
37.2 oz (1.05 kg)
38.3 oz (1.09 kg)
The 2te is the smallest 2-inch portable printer
available for the rugged mobile environment. Your
mobile workers appreciate the convenience of wireless
communication and the 2te’s ability to process
transaction receipts with the optional card reader.
Communication Options
Serial, Bluetooth (v2.0)
Weight (with battery)
15.3 oz (0.435 kg)
Weight (with battery and paper roll)
19.2 oz (0.544 kg)
20.7 oz (0.587 kg)
Print Width
1.89” (48 mm)
4.10” (104 mm)
Media Width
2.25” (57 mm)
4.41” (112 mm)
Maximum Media Capacity
2” (50.8 mm) maximum roll diameter
2.25” (57 mm) maximum roll diameter (O.D.)
(1) Lithium Ion, 7.2V, 1800 mAh
(2) Lithium-Ion, 7.2V, 2200 mAh (for a total of 4400 mAh)
DC Inputs (12-15V, built-in spike and surge protection)
External DC jack
Internal DC jack
External DC jack; optional external charge contacts
Prints approx. 13,440” or 2,240 – 6” receipts
Prints up to approx. 6,900” or 1,150 – 6” receipts
Endurance (on a single battery charge) Prints up to approx. 5,000” or 833 – 6” receipts Recharging
3-4 hours from AC adapter or cigarette adapter
4-5 hours from AC adapter or cigarette adapter
4MB Flash / 2MB RAM
512KB Flash / 128KB RAM
4MB Flash / 2MB RAM
product specifications
physical characteristic
– RS-232; up to 460.8 kbps
IrDA (4t only):
– 115.2 kbps
USB (2te and 4te only):
– 2.0 (full speed)
802.11 b/g (4te only):
– Frequency band: 2.4 to 2.4897 GHz
– Data rates: Standard 802.11b/g rates
– Network standard: IEEE 802.11b/g
– Wireless access modes: Infrastructure and
ad hoc
– Security protocols:
• Drop specification:
– 6 ft. (1.8 m)
user environment
• Operating temperature:
-4° F to 122° F (-20° C to 50° C)
• Storage temperature:
-40° F to 158° F (-40° C to 70° C)
• Charging temperature:
41° F to 104° F (5° C to 40° C)
• Relative humidity:
10% to 90% non-condensing
• ESD protection:
– (4t/4te) 15 kV Air, 8 kV contact
– (2te) 8 kV Air, 4 kV contact
print technology
– Network support: DHCP, TCP, UDP, BOOTP
emote management support: Compatible
with the Remote Management Software and
other remote management systems
• Bluetooth:
– Network environment: Ad hoc network
– Direct thermal
– 203 dots per inch (8 dots per mm)
Print mechanism speed:
– 2” per second (51 mm per second)
Thermal Transfer on the Go
Learn more at:
With DTransfer™ media exclusively from Datamax-O’Neil, you can print durable, weatherresistant thermal transfer labels directly from your 4t/4te portable printer. DTransfer
incorporates a long-life, abrasion and scratch-resistant polypropylene thermal transfer label
stock with a thermal transfer ribbon onto a single roll. Now, printing thermal transfer labels
on-the-go is as easy as loading a roll of DTransfer media into your 4t/4te portable printer.
• Standard fonts:
– 5.5CPI, 7.2CPI, 10.2 CPI, 10.7CPI,
18.5CPI 20.4CPI, 22.6CPI & 34.0CPI
(additional fonts available)
• Optional characters:
– Arabic, Greek, Hebrew, OCRA, OCRB,
Unicode subset including Latin & Thai
– Asian (including Big 5, Simplified Chinese,
Korean and Shift JIS) - additional
international characters available
(not available on the 4t)
• Barcodes:
– Linear: Codabar, Code 39, Code 93, Code
128, EAN-8, EAN13, Interleaved 2 of
5, MSI/Plessey, UCC/EAN-128, UPC-A,
– 2D symbologies: PDF417; AZTEC, QR,
GS1, Datamatrix (available on wireless only)
• Graphics:
– Supports storage of graphics/logos in
Flash memory and transient “print once”
– Line Printer Mode, Easy Print®
Device management (for 802.11 models only):
– Remote Management Software (RMS),
Wavelink Avalanche MC, Motorola MSP
– Windows CE and Desktop
Compatible label design software:
– NiceLabel, BarTender®, DP Designer
Software development kit:
– C++, Visual Basic, Microsoft Dynamics,
agency approval
• Media type:
– Direct thermal receipt paper (standard,
premium, heavy duty, long-life, image protect,
hi-temp, and all weather), synthetic media,
UV coated media
– Labels: linerless labels (optional)
– For optimum print quality and printer
performance, use Certified Datamax-O’Neil
Contact sales representative for the most
current approval list
Wireless communication (2te/4te)
Magnetic stripe card reader
Linerless label capability
External charge contacts (4te)
Stationary belt clip (4t)
• 2 years (including platen roller, printhead,
and installed options) when used with
approved supplies
• Contact sales representative for extended
warranty options
Looking for a desktop label printer?
Datamax-O’Neil manufactures an extensive selection of desktop label printers that are ideal for manufacturing,
warehouse, healthcare, ticketing, postal services and RFID labeling requirements. Competitive custom and
standard media products are also available for all your label, receipt and ticketing needs.
Included with
each printer:
(1) battery, (1) roll of thermal paper or linerless labels,
(1) cleaning card, and (1) swivel mount belt clip
4t / 4te
(2) Batteries, (1) roll of thermal paper or linerless labels,
(1) cleaning card
AC Adapter
AC Adapter available with US, UK, Australia, or Euro plugs
USB Cable
Swivel Mount Bracket
(3 models available)
Depot E-Charger Kit (4te)
IP54 Case for 4te
Fuse Box Power Cable Kit
3” Spindle Bracket
Cigarette Lighter Adapter
Allows you to charge the printer from the vehicle cigarette lighter
DB9 F Serial/Configuration Cable
DB9 F coiled right angle cable for connecting to a laptop or desktop computer
USB Cable
DB9 right angle USB download cable (for use with 2te and 4te printers only)
Swivel Mount Belt Loop*
Velcro loop fastens comfortably and securely around the belt; keeps the printer
secure yet swivels for comfort while bending over or getting in and out of trucks
Swivel Mount Belt Clip*
Clip slips into the waistband and holds the printer in place; keeps the printer secure
yet swivels for comfort while bending over or getting in and out of trucks (comes
standard on all 2te models)
Swivel Mount Bracket*
Can be wall mounted or mounted in the vehicle to securely hold the printer in place;
available in standard, e-charge and card reader configurations; additional charging
cables must be used to charge printer - compatible with AC, cigarette lighter cables
and fuse box cables (not included)
Cleaning Cards & Kits
Use of cleaning cards is recommended to extend the life of the printhead
(visit for more information)
Serial Cables for
Mobile Computers
DB9 F coiled right angle download cables are compatible with a variety of popular
mobile computers; see price list for a specific model compatibility and part number
Depot E-Charger Kit (4te)
Allows you to charge (5) 4te printers equipped with optional external e-charge
contacts; US, UK, Australia, Swiss, and Euro versions available
Depot Charger Kit (4t)
Allows you to charge (5) 4t printers at once; US, UK, Australia, Swiss, and Euro
versions available
Fuse Box Power Cable Kit, 10’
Charge your printer from a vehicle’s fuse box
Extension cables available in 3’, 6’, and 10’ lengths for existing installations
Spare Battery
Lithium-Ion, 7.2V, 2200mAh (for 4t/4te models which require 2 batteries per printer)
Lithium-Ion, 7.2V, 1800mAh (for 2te models which require 1 battery per printer)
Double Bay Battery Charger
2-bay battery charger keeps additional batteries charged and ready for use (for use
with 4t and 4te batteries only)
IP54 Soft Cases
Protects your printer from environmental elements such as dust and moisture; meets
IP54 compliance standards (models available for use with 2te and 4te printers)
Swivel Mount Shoulder Strap*
Adjustable strap allows the user to comfortably carry the printer on the shoulder;
keeps the printer secure yet swivels for ease of motion
Swivel Vehicle Mount Velcro Pad*
Keeps the printer secure yet easily accessible on the road
3” Spindle Bracket
Turns the 4t/4te into a 3-inch printer
*Swivel mount accessories are not compatible with the 4t standard belt clip models
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Specifications subject to change without notice. Copyright 2010, Datamax-O’Neil (rev. 20100505)