Zebra® EM220II™
Compact and affordable mobile receipt printing for use
with your smartphone or tablet device.
Accept payment and print receipts
on the go from Zebra’s EM220II
mobile printer using the latest
smartphone and tablet devices.
The EM220II offers 802.11b/g
wireless LAN capability for secure
connections to existing networks
and supports Bluetooth® 3.0
connectivity to all mobile device
platforms including Apple® iOS,
Android™, Windows® Mobile and
BlackBerry®. Quickly and easily
swipe credit cards, print 2-inch-wide
receipts, and keep your customers
happy with this lightweight, simple
to operate mobile printer.
Designed for simplified integration
into your existing point-of-sale
(POS) system, the affordable
Zebra EM220II Data Sheet
EM220II is ideal for mobile POS
operations using the common
ESC/POS language. With a battery
capable of lasting an entire shift,
the EM220II ensures greater uptime
and fewer printing interruptions to
the fast check-out and great service
your customers demand. Payment
is accepted securely, with the card
never leaving your customer's sight.
The printer is also compatible with
sleds for barcode scanning from
your iPod®, iPhone® or iPad®.
Ideal for These Applications
Retail & Hospitality / Mobile point
of sale; simple receipt printing
for events, amusement parks,
concessions, restaurants
Transportation / On-board
transportation ticketing
Field Service / Printing of
documents, such as receipts for
repairs or installations
With a variety of accessories and
options, including a magnetic
card reader, the EM220II mobile
printer is the dependable choice
for high-quality printing at an
economical price.
Lightweight and affordable,
yet feature-rich
The EM220II mobile printer lets you print receipts wherever your customers
are via your smartphone or tablet device. Lightweight and unobtrusive, the
EM220II lets users focus on their customers with simple operation and Zebra's
well-known printer reliability.
Connectivity options for today's
smart devices
• Compatible with the latest smartphone and tablet
devices including the Apple iPod, iPhone and iPad,
as well as Android and Windows Mobile platforms,
via Bluetooth 3.0.
• Supports 802.11b/g, the most widely used and
accepted standards at 2.4 GHz.
• Validated with industry-leading applications to verify
interoperability and improved overall optimization
when used with validated terminals.
Works as long as you do!
• Long-life Lithium-ion battery ensures eight hours of
continuous operation.
Easy to wear…
• Zebra's lightest mobile printer weighing in at just
0.53 lbs (0.23 kg).
• Wear comfortably with a belt clip or shoulder strap
for convenient and unobtrusive printing.
• Securely mount the EM220II with the new vehicle
cradle accessory.
…and easy to use!
• Accept credit card payment with an optional
magnetic card reader.
• Single push-button media access and intuitive paper
reloading ensure quick media changes.
• Four-step battery indicator lets you know well in
advance of the need for a recharge.
• IP54 rating for water- and dust-resistance when using
the protective case.
Genuine Zebra™ Supplies
ZebraCare™ Services
Chose genuine supplies for high-quality, crisp printing and
the peace of mind that your receipt and documents remain
readable and intact for their entire life.
Reduce the cost of printer downtime due to lost productivity
and unbudgeted repair costs by selecting a ZebraCare Depot
service agreement.
• Both in-stock and custom-made receipt paper.
ZebraCare service agreements allow you to:
• Materials that:
» Are tested and approved by Zebra Supplies Research
and Development.
• Plan and budget annual service needs.
» Meet your application's durability, image quality and
archival requirements, as well as your budget.
• Reduce the soft costs associated with printers that are
down and need repair, and increase uptime.
• Choose the service option right for your organization.
» Can be custom pre-printed with your company logo,
instructions, terms and conditions and other information,
allowing you to maximize the functionality of your
receipts and documents.
Zebra EM220II Data Sheet
Print receipts on demand
with your smartphone or
tablet device
The EM220II is an economical and ideal choice for
mobile POS applications. Complete a checkout
transaction anywhere in the store by scanning items
with a smartphone or tablet device, accepting credit
card payment and printing a receipt with the EM220II.
You'll provide memorable customer service—and offer
your customers peace of mind since the card never
leaves their sight.
Use the EM220II to accept credit cards for fast
on-board ticketing on bus, rail or ferry lines.
Field Service
Print a receipt or offer your customers documentation
of services rendered, estimates, parts and warranty
information, and service reminders.
Offer the convenience and security of table-side
payment in your restaurant. Sporting events, concert
venues and theme parks see shorter lines and
increased customer satisfaction with mobile payment
and receipt printing.
Battery Charging Options
Hands-Free Accessories
The EM220II offers a variety of
charging options to meet your
specific needs. Charge in-house
with a battery charger or single
or 4-bay docking cradle. For onthe-go charging, use the vehicle
charging cable with cigarette
lighter adapter. Spare batteries
are also available.
Keep your hands free with
optional shoulder straps,
belt clips, belt straps and an
IP54-rated durability-enhancing
case. Taking the EM220II with
you on the road? Consider the
vehicle cradle for convenient
storage and charging of the
printer while in a vehicle.
Zebra EM220II Data Sheet
Specifications at a glance*
Printer Name
Operating Characteristics
Fonts and Character Sets
Standard Features
• Operating temperature: 5° F/-15° C to 122° F/50° C
• Storage environment: -22° F/-30° C to 158° F/70° C
• Operating humidity: 10% to 80% non-condensing
• Storage humidity: 10% to 90% non-condensing
• Character size: Font A: 12×24; Font B: 9×17;
Font C: 9×24; KOR, CHN: 24x24
• Characters per line: Font A: 32; Font B, C: 42; KOR,
CHN: 16
• Character sets: Alphanumeric: 95; Expanded
Graphics: 128×33 page; International: 32
• Direct thermal printing of barcodes, text and graphics
• ESC/POS programming language
• Resident fonts
• 200 MHz 32-bit ARM processor
• USB and Serial ports
• 1.2 AH Li-Ion battery
• Optical out of media sensing using fixed center
position sensor
• Tear bar for easy receipt dispensing
• Supports vertical and horizontal printing
• Printer can be used in any orientation
• Fixed media roll width
• “Clamshell” design for easy media loading
• Multiple LEDs: battery status, connectivity
• 4’/1.2 m drop to concrete
• Bluetooth 3.0 + EDR
• Bluetooth printing from Apple (iOS 6, iOS 5),
Android and Windows devices
Printer Specifications
203 dpi/8 dots per mm
256 KB Flash memory supports downloadable
programs, receipt formats, fonts and graphics
(128 KB Receive Buffer)
Maximum Print Width
1.89”/48 mm
Maximum Print Length
Agency Approvals
• Emissions: FCC Part 15, Subpart B, EN55022
Class-B, EN60950, EN55024 and VCCI class B
• Susceptibility: EN55024, EN61000-4-2, EN61000-4-3,
EN61000-4-4, and EN61000-4-5
• Safety: CE, UL, CB, CS
• International marks: NOM, C-Tick, iDA, Anatel, NTC
Physical Characteristics
• Width: 3.13"/79.5 mm
• Height: 1.72"/43.6 mm
• Length: 4.99"/126.7 mm
• Weight: 0.51 lb/0.23 kg with battery
• Bluetooth 3.0 + EDR
• Security modes 1-4
• Bluetooth printing from Apple (iOS 6, iOS 5),
Android and Windows devices
• USB 1.1 Full Speed Interface (12 Mbps)
• Windows and WinCE SDK and Win PDA Utility (Win
XP 32bit/64bit)/WEPOS 2003 and 2008 Server, Win7
Win 8, Vista
• Windows Driver: XP, WEPOS /2003and 2008 Server,
Win 7, Win 8, Vista
• OPOS Driver: XP, WEPOS 2003 and 2008 Server, Win7
Win 8, Vista
• Android SDK and Utility (Android 2.2 and later)
• iOS SDK and Utility: iOS 3.13/ iPod Touch 2G and later
• Unified Mobile Utility: WinXP, WEPOS 2003 and 2008
Server, Vista, Win7, Win 8
• Net Configuration Tool
• Optional 802.11b/g wireless LAN with support for:
• (802.1X )
1.57"/40 mm O.D.
Maximum Media Width
• Linear barcodes: EAN-8, EAN-13, Code 39, Code 93,
Code 128, ITF, Codabar, UPC-A, UPC-E
• Two-dimensional: PDF417, Data Matrix, MaxiCode,
QR Code
Media Thickness
0.0024"/0.06 mm to 0.0039"/0.10 mm
Direct thermal receipt paper, or UV-coated media. For
optimum print quality and printer performance, use
genuine Zebra™ supplies.
Asia-Pacific Headquarters
+65 6858 0722
Options and Accessories
• 802.11b/g with support for:
• 802.1X
• Linerless printing (with silicone platen roller only)
through CAG (Custom Application Group) request
• 3-track Magnetic Card Reader for convenient
transaction processing
• Spare Batteries (standard and with external contacts
to be used with 4-Bay Docking Cradle)
• AC Adapter (included)
• 4-Bay Docking Cradle
• Single Bay Docking Cradle
• Single Battery Cradle
• Vehicle Charging Cable (with cigarette lighter adapter)
• Quad Battery Charger
• Belt Strap (included)
• Belt Clip (optional)
• Shoulder Strap
• Durability Enhancing Case (IP54)
• Vehicle Cradle
• USB Cable, Serial Cable
Validation Testing
2.28" (+/- 0.2”)/58.0 mm (+/- 0.5 mm)
Media Types
Corporate Headquarters
+1 800 423 0442
Barcode Symbologies
Maximum Roll Size
3.5"/90 mm per second
Supports user-defined fonts and graphics—including
custom logos
Communication and Interface Capabilities
Media Characteristics
Print Speed
EMEA Headquarters
+44 (0)1628 556000
The EM220II has been tested with industry-leading
applications to verify interoperability and improve
overall optimization when used with validated terminals.
Zebra Independent Software Vendor (ISV) partners
create industry-leading software solutions to solve
business problems. Zebra works closely with these
ISVs to integrate printing and other capabilities of Zebra
products. Zebra-validated applications can be found at
Latin America Headquarters
+1 847 955 2283
Other Locations / USA: California, Georgia, Illinois, Rhode Island, Texas, Wisconsin Europe: France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Turkey,
United Kingdom Asia Pacific: Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam
Latin America: Argentina, Brazil, Columbia, Florida (LA Headquarters in USA), Mexico Africa/Middle East: Dubai, South Africa
*Specifications subject to change without notice.
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BlackBerry is a registered trademark of Research in Motion. Windows, Windows Server and Windows Vista are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in
the United States and/or other countries. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
“Made for iPod,” “Made for iPhone,” and “Made for iPad” mean that an electronic accessory has been designed to connect specifically to iPod, iPhone, or iPad, respectively, and has been
certified by the developer to meet Apple performance standards. Apple is not responsible for the operation of this device or its compliance with safety and regulatory standards. Please
note that the use of this accessory with iPod, iPhone, or iPad may affect wireless performance.
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