Printer Name
Media Characteristics
Zebra® Xi4™ High-Performance Printers
Standard Features
• Print methods: Thermal transfer or direct
• 32 bit 133 Mhz RISC processor
• 8MB Flash memory: including 2.0MB
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 userprogrammable password protection
• Clear media side door: easy monitoring of
supplies usage without opening the printer
• 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
• Dual media sensors: transmissive and
reflective, selectable through software or
front panel
• ENERGY STAR® qualified
Operating Characteristics
Fonts and character sets
• Max. Roll Size: 8”/ 203mm O.D. on a 3”/ 76mm
I.D. core
• Thickness (label & liner): .003”/ .076mm to
.012”/ .305mm
• Media Types: Continuous fanfold, die-cut or
black mark
• For optimum print quality and printer
performance, use genuine Zebra™ supplies.
• Unicode™-compliant Global Printing
• 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 media.
• Max. Roll Size:
3.2”/ 81.3mm O.D. on a 1”/ 25.4mm I.D. core
• Standard Lengths:
1,476’/ 450m or 984’/ 300m; provides 3:1 & 2:1
media roll to ribbon ratios
• Ribbon Setup:
Ribbon wound ink side out
ZebraLink Solutions
• ZebraDesigner™ Pro
• ZebraDesigner
• ZebraDesigner for XML
• ZebraNet™ Utilities v 7.0
• ZebraNet Bridge Enterprise
• Zebra Enterprise Connector
• ZebraNet Wireless Plus Print Server
• ZebraNet 10/100 Print Server
• 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
• ZPL® or ZPL II® programming language —
selectable through software or front panel
• XML-Enabled printing — direct-connect
integration for barcode label printing;
eliminates license fees and print server
hardware and lowers customization and
programming costs
• ZBI 2.1™— Allows printers to run applications,
prompt users through control-panel commands
and use files stored on the printer as a data
• 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
Fonts/ Graphics/ Symbologies
Zebra® Xi4™
Graphic features
Supports user-defined fonts and graphics —
including custom logos
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
• Rewind
• Cutter and catch tray
• Bi-fold media door with clear panel
• Media supply spindle for 3”/ 76mm core
or 40mm core
• 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
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
Zebra Technologies Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
71 Robinson Road, #05-02/03, Singapore 068895 T: 65 6858 0722 F: 65 6885 0838
Enhanced Features
• 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 setup
• Flexible connectivity including
simultaneous parallel/Ethernet
• 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
Asia-Pacific Sales Representations: Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia,
New Zealand, Philippines, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan, Vietnam
Other Locations
USA: California, Georgia, Illinois, Rhode Island, Texas, Wisconsin Europe: France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, United Kingdom
Latin America: Brazil, Florida (LA Headquarters in USA), Mexico Middle East & Africa: Dubai, South Africa
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.
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*Specifications subject to change without notice. ©2012 ZIH Corp. ZebraLink, ZebraDesigner, ZebraNet, Element Energy Equalizer, E3 and all product names and numbers are Zebra trademarks, and Zebra, the
Zebra head graphic, ZebraNet, ZPL, and ZPL II are registered trademarks of ZIH Corp. All rights reserved. IBM is a trademark or registered trademark of International Business Machines Corporation in the United
States, other countries, or both. CG Triumvirate and UFST are trademarks of Monotype Imaging, Inc. and may be registered in certain jurisdictions. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.
Productivity That Won’t Quit
Flexible for Specialty Labeling Applications
Drive down operations downtime with the all-metal
Xi series’ rugged dependability and premium
• H
andles everything from paper to specialty label
and tag stocks.
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 and 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.
• Easy change-over from one label media to the
• Consistently outstanding print quality on the
widest range of media thicknesses.
features and options
Zebra’s Xi4 is loaded with features and options that make the
printers easy to set up, easy to integrate and easy to use.
Easy to Integrate
Customizable Menus
• T
he 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.
• Integrating and maintaining Xi4 printers remotely is
simple with Zebra’s centralized management tools
that leverage the power of ZebraLink™ Solutions.
• Menus can now contain just the items you define.
• S
tore multiple profiles on the printer and switch
between them as needed.
• C
ontact Zebra’s Development Services group for
• 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.
Printer Setup Made Simple
Supplies Monitoring
Printer setup and configuration is now click-simple.
Monitor supply levels proactively.
asy-to-follow wizards quickly guide you through
• E
• New supplies monitoring feature works in real time.
Strong Return on Your Investment
• F
ast changes — whether you are adding a new
printer, moving an existing printer to a new location
or adding new capabilities.
• Reliable performance over the long run
minimizes maintenance needs and total cost of
• 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.
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.
Industrial-strength Xi4 printers withstand the
most demanding operating environments.
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.
• Rugged, heavy-gauge steel housing and metal
interior components brush off bangs and bumps.
• Enclosed operating mechanisms block out
debilitating dust and dirt.
• Printers operate trouble-free in a wide range of
temperatures and humidity levels.
Zebra Xi4 High-Performance Printers Datasheet
Zebra’s Enterprise Connector Solution
• Print bar code labels directly from Oracle’s BI
• 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® interface.
Genuine Zebra™
• P
rinter alerts users when ribbon and media levels are
running low, before they run out.
Streamline your printing process!
Printer Auto-configuration
• 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.
enterprise friendly
Zebra Xi4 High-Performance Printers Datasheet
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.