Zebra® Xi4™
High-Performance Printers
Achieve New Levels of High Performance
Zebra’s built-to-last Xi™ series printers are legendary for their rugged
durability, consistently outstanding print quality, fast print speed,
long life, and unparalleled reliability in demanding applications. These
qualities translate into low total cost of ownership—making them a
smart investment for organizations with high-volume, mission-critical
or specialty labeling applications.
Xi4 printers build on this legacy to boost your operational productivity
with up to 40 percent faster print speeds on select models, faster
10/100 Ethernet connection speeds, and enhanced early warning
systems for reduced downtime. Other advanced and flexible features
include a large, easy-to-read front panel for simple setup with
optional customizable menu and support for a wider assortment of
languages. Integration is easier with a variety of network connectivity
options, while ZebraLink™ Solutions provide remote printer
management capabilities.
Enhanced Xi4 Printers offer:
• Print speeds up to 14"/356 mm per second
(110Xi4™ and 140Xi4™) for increased batch
and print/apply productivity
• LCD content and navigation customizable to
user needs
• Large, easy-to-use LCD screen simplifies
• Flexible connectivity including simultaneous
• Advanced ribbon- and media-low LCD/e-mail alerts
• On-board diagnostic tools and adjustments
to ensure optimum print quality
• RFID Ready (110Xi4) now standard
Xi4 High-Performance Advantages
Productivity That Won’t Quit
Drive down operations downtime with the allmetal Xi series’ rugged dependability and premium
• Xi4 printers easily keep pace with your high-volume production line.
»» Xi4 models with 14"/356 mm per second print
speeds provide one of the fastest technologies
on the market, improving productivity in batch
printing and print-and-apply lines.
»» Fast processing and throughput raise productivity.
»» Powerful memory stores more label formats,
fonts, graphics.
»» Durable metal printhead mechanism delivers
outstanding print quality over the long run,
reducing or eliminating downtime for printhead
• For mission-critical and 24/7 operations, every minute down means
money out the window. Turn up your uptime with Xi4 printers.
»» The long-proven Xi series platform is designed
and built to work nonstop, all day, every day.
»» Printers operate trouble-free in a wide range of
temperatures and humidity levels.
Flexible for Specialty Labeling Applications
• Handles everything from paper to specialty label/tag stocks.
• Easy change-over from one label media to the next.
• Consistently outstanding print quality on the widest range of media
• From tiny component labels, to compliance labels, to wide-web
(e.g., chemical drum) labels, the Xi4 offers a wide range of print
widths and resolutions to fit various applications.
Strong Return on Your Investment
• Reliable performance over the long run minimizes maintenance
needs and total cost of ownership.
• With one printer model and Zebra’s wide range of label materials
and sizes, you can address a variety of printing applications,
reducing the need to purchase different printers for every specific
labeling application.
• The wireless connectivity option frees you from paying for
recabling with every physical reconfiguration of your operations.
»» Quickly identify and resolve printer issues with
early warning systems that indicate when to
service the printhead and change ribbons/media,
and with remote printer management/monitoring.
• Industrial-strength Xi4 printers withstand the most demanding
operating environments.
»» Rugged, heavy-gauge steel housing and metal
interior components brush off bangs and bumps.
»» Enclosed operating mechanisms block out
debilitating dust and dirt.
ZebraCare™ Service
Increase printer uptime, and reduce lost productivity and
unbudgeted repair costs, by selecting a ZebraCare Depot
or ZebaCare On-Site service agreement. A cost-effective
means of planning and budgeting your annual maintenance
expenditures, your agreement ensures that trained
Zebra technicians will bring your printer back to factory
specifications. Zebra offers a variety of plans to fit your budget
and business needs.
Enterprise Friendly
Zebra's Xi4 is loaded with features and options that
make the printers easy to set up, easy to integrate,
and easy to use.
Customizable Menus
Easy to Integrate
• Store multiple profiles on the printer and switch between them
as needed.
• The included internal ZebraNet® 10/100 Print Server (Ethernet)
and secure 802.11b/g wireless connectivity options meet the
needs of evolving network environments.
Design and create customized menus.
• Menus can now contain just the items you define.
• Contact Zebra's Development Services group for assistance.
• Integrating and maintaining Xi4 printers remotely is simple with
Zebra’s centralized management tools that leverage the power
of ZebraLink™ Solutions.
Supplies Monitoring
Printer Setup Made Simple
• New supplies monitoring feature works in real time.
Printer setup and configuration is now click-simple.
• Easy-to-follow wizards quickly guide you through configuration.
• Printer alerts users when ribbon and media levels are running low, before they run out.
• Fast changes—whether you are adding a new printer, moving
an existing printer to a new location or adding new capabilities.
Zebra's Enterprise Connector Solution
Printer Auto-configuration
Using the new "Mirror" feature, Xi4 printers can
leverage your existing server infrastructure to
automatically retrieve user-defined configurations,
including files, formats, graphics and firmware.
Monitor supply levels proactively.
Streamline your printing process!
• Print bar code labels directly from Oracle's BI Publisher.
• Easy to implement and manage.
ZebraNet™ Bridge Enterprise
Deploy, manage and monitor your Xi4 printers
from a single PC screen anywhere on your global
network—all from a user-friendly Windows®
Genuine Zebra™ Supplies
Ensure consistent print quality, reduce downtime and increase productivity in your
printing process with genuine Zebra supplies. We manufacture each supplies product
with the exact same materials every time so you always get crisp, readable and scannable
output without needing to adjust the printer darkness setting between rolls.
Specifications at a Glance*
Standard Features
Media Characteristics
• Print methods: Thermal transfer or direct thermal
• 32 bit 133 Mhz RISC processor
• 8 MB Flash memory—including 2.0 MB user-available non-volatile memory storage for downloadable objects
• Internal real-time clock
• Advanced label/media counters
• Auto calibration—printer calibrates when printer
is turned on or when printhead is closed using
approximately two labels
• Early warning systems—provide low label, low
ribbon and clean printhead alerts via the front panel
and ZebraLink alerts
• New full-function front panel and large multilingual
back-lit LCD display—with user-programmable
password protection
• Clear media side door—easy monitoring of supplies
usage without opening the printer systems
• Thin film printhead with Element Energy Equalizer™
(E3™) for superior print quality
• Serial RS-232 and bi-directional parallel ports—with
auto detect
• Internal ZebraNet® 10/100 Print Server (Ethernet)
• Dual media sensors—transmissive and reflective,
selectable through software or front panel
• Max. Roll Size: 8"/203 mm O.D. on a 3"/76 mm I.D. core
• Thickness (label & liner): .003"/.076 mm to .012"/.305 mm
• Media Types: Continuous fanfold, die-cut or black
• For optimum print quality and printer performance,
use genuine Zebra™ supplies.
Fonts and character sets
• Bitmap fonts A through H and GS symbols are
expandable up to 10 times; height and width
• Smooth, scalable font Ø (CG Triumvirate™ Bold
Condensed) is expandable dot-by-dot; height and
width independent
• IBM® Code Page 850 International Characters
• Contains UFST® from Montotype Imaging, Inc.
• Ribbon is recommended to be at least as wide as
• Max. Roll Size: 3.2"/81.3 mm O.D. on a 1"/25.4 mm
I.D. core
• Standard Lengths: 1,476'/450 m or 984'/300 m;
provides 3:1 & 2:1 media roll to ribbon ratios
• Ribbon Setup: Ribbon wound ink side out
Graphic features
Supports user-defined fonts and graphics—including
custom logos
Operating Characteristics
• Operating Temperature:
40° F/5° C to 105° F/40° C (Thermal Transfer)
32° F/0° C to 105° F/40° C (Direct Thermal)
• Storage/Transport Environ.: -40° F/-40° C to 140° F/60° C
• Operating Humidity: 20-85% non-condensing
• Storage Humidity: 5-85% non-condensing
• Universal power supply with power-factor correction
90-264 VAC; 48-62 Hz
• Serial RS-232 and bi-directional parallel ports—with
auto detect
• USB 2.0 port
ZebraLink Solutions
• ZebraDesigner™ Pro
• ZebraDesigner
• ZebraDesigner for XML
• ZebraNet™ Utilities v 7.0
• ZebraNet Bridge Enterprise
• Zebra Enterprise Connector
Bar code symbologies
• Linear Bar Codes: Code 11, Code 39, Code 93, Code
128 with subsets A/B/C and UCC Case C Codes,
ISBT-128, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-8, EAN-13, UPC
and EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions, Plessey, Postnet,
Standard 2-of-5, Industrial 2-of-5, Interleaved 2-of-5,
Logmars, MSI, Codabar, Planet Code
• 2-Dimensional: Codablock, PDF417, Code 49, Data
Matrix, MaxiCode, QR Code, MicroPDF417, TLC 39,
GS1 DataBar (RSS), Aztec
Options and Accessories
• ZebraNet Wireless Plus Print Server
• ZebraNet 10/100 Print Server
• ZPL® or ZPL II® programming language—selectable
through software or front panel
• XML-Enabled printing—direct-connect integration for
bar code label printing; eliminates license fees and
print server hardware and lowers customization and
programming costs
• Unicode™-compliant Global Printing
• ZBI 2.1™—Allows printers to run applications,
prompt users through control-panel commands and
use files stored on the printer as a data source.
• Rewind
• Cutter and catch tray
• Bi-fold media door with clear panel
• Media supply spindle for 3"/76 mm core or 40 mm
• Applicator interface
• 64 MB On-Board Linear Flash Memory
• Scalable and international fonts
For optimal printing quality and proper printer
performance across our product line, Zebra strongly
recommends the use of genuine Zebra™ supplies
as part of the total solution. Specifically, the Xi4
printer is designed to work only with genuine Zebra™
printheads, thus maximizing safety and print quality.
Agency approvals
• IEC 60950-1, EN 55022 Class B, EN 55024, EN
61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3
*Specifications subject to change without notice.
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