Zebra® Z Series - Barcode Retail Solution System

Zebra® Z Series®
The Price-Performance Leaders
ZM400™ and ZM600™—Flexing New Powers
The ZM400 and ZM600 printers bring added flexibility to the popular
Z Series platform, which has always stood out from the competition in
terms of both performance and price. With 10-inches-per-second print
speed, industry-leading throughput, rugged reliability, and a wide
selection of options, these full-sized metal printers enhance
productivity in tough environments and demanding applications.
On top of the hard-working
durability and easy use of
these die-cast metal frame
printers, the speed-optimized
ZM400 and ZM600 are
perfect for:
• Work in process
• Order fulfillment
Better Connected for a Connected World
The new Z Series printers better connect with most warehouse/
manufacturing and business applications. The ZM400 and ZM600 are
better connected to your network—through USB 2.0, 802.11b/g secure
wireless, or our new ZebraNet® 10/100 Print Server that allows
• Compliance labeling
• Distribution
• Warehouse management
• Shipping/Receiving
• Hospitality/Transportation
ticketing
simultaneous parallel and Ethernet connectivity. They’re better
connected to your applications—with RFID Ready investment protection,
choice of print resolution including 600 dpi, and XML-Enabled printing as
a standard feature. And they’re better connected to your needs—with
easy setup via a large, easy-to-read front panel that includes Asian-language support; easy loading of supplies; and easy maintenance with
quick-changing printheads and platens.
• Pharmacy/Healthcare
ZM400 ZM600
Delivering quick first label out, shorter print times, and application
flexibility, Z Series printers are unbeatable for enhancing productivity
and the bottom line.
Specifications at a Glance*
Firmware
RIBBON CHARACTERISTICS
STANDARD FEATURES
Print methods: Thermal transfer or direct
thermal
Construction: Die-cast aluminum base, frame
and printhead mechanism
Metal media cover with large clear window
Element Energy Equalizer™ (E3®) for superior print
quality
Auto-calibration
Real-time clock
Auto-ranging (90–265 VAC) power supply
Color-coded operator cues
Multi-language control panel with back-lit
240 x 128 pixel display
ZPL II®
XML-enabled Printing—Direct-connect integration
for bar code label printing that eliminates license
fees and printer server hardware, and lowers
customization and programming costs
Ratio
ZPL II®
EPL™
XML-Enabled Printing
APL™
Web View
Alert
3:1 media roll to ribbon.
Ribbon must be at least as wide as media
FONTS / GRAPHICS / SYMBOLOGIES
Width
Fonts and Character Sets
ZM400: 2.00"/51 mm to 4.33"/110 mm
ZM600: 2.00"/51 mm to 6.85"/174 mm
Ribbon wound ink-side out (ribbon wound
ink-side in can be used with optional ribbon
spindle on ZM400)
7 bitmapped, 1 smooth scalable
Native open type font support
Global Printing—Unicode™ compliant for fast
multi-language, on demand thermal printing
right out of the box.
Contains UFST® from Monotype Imaging Inc.
Core I.D.
Graphic Features
1.0"/25.4 mm
Supports user-defined fonts and graphics—
including custom logos
ZPL II drawing commands—for boxes and lines
Outside diameter
3.2"/81.3 mm
Standard length
984'/300 m or 1476'/450 m
Ribbon setup
OPERATING CHARACTERISTICS
Environmental
PRINTER SPECIFICATIONS
Resolution
203 dpi/8 dots per mm; 300 dpi/12 dots
per mm; 600 dpi/24 dots per mm (ZM400 only)
Memory
Standard: 8 MB Flash, 16 MB DRAM
Optional: Factory Installed 64 MB Flash
Operating temperature:
32º F/0º C to to 104º F/40º C (Direct Thermal)
40º F/5º C to 104º F/40º C (Thermal Transfer)
Storage temperature: -40º F/-40º C to
140º F/60º C
Operating humidity: 20-85% non-condensing
Storage humidity: 5-85% non-condensing
Electrical
Print Width
Universal auto-ranging (PFC-compliant) power
supply 90-265 VAC; 48-62Hz
ZM400: 4.09"/104 mm
ZM600: 6.6"/168 mm
Agency Approvals
Print Length
ZM400: with 203 dpi: 157"/3,988 mm; with
300 dpi 73"/1,854 mm; with 600 dpi 39"/991 mm
ZM600: with 203 dpi: 102"/2,590 mm; with
300 dpi 45"/1,143 mm
Print Speed
IEC 60950-1, EN55022 Class B, EN55024,
EN61000-3-2,3
Markings: cULus, CE Marking, FCC-B, ICES-003,
VCCI, C-Tick, NOM, CCC, GOST-R, BMSI,
S-Mark, MIC, ZIK
Fixed reflective sensor
Adjustable transmissive sensor
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Width: 10.9"/278 mm
Height: 13.3"/338 mm
Depth: 18.7"/475 mm
Weight: 32.4 lbs/15 kg
Shipping weight: 49 lbs/22 kg
MEDIA CHARACTERISTICS
ZEBRALINK ™ SOLUTIONS
Maximum label and liner length
Software
203 dpi: 10"/254 mm per second;
300 dpi: 8"/203 mm per second;
600 dpi: 4"/102 mm per second
Media Sensors
ZebraDesigner™ Pro
ZebraDesigner for XML
ZebraNet™ Bridge Enterprise
ZebraNet Utilities v 7.0
Zebra Universal Driver
Additional scalable and bitmapped fonts available
Maximum non-continuous: 39"/991 mm
Maximum label and liner width
ZM400: 4.5"/114 mm
ZM600: 7.0"/178 mm
Maximum roll diameter
8.0"/203 mm
Networking/Connectivity
Core diameter
3"/76 mm
Media thickness
0.0023"/0.058 mm to 0.010"/.25 mm
Media types
Continuous, die-cut, tags, black-mark
For optimum print quality and performance, use
genuine Zebra™ supplies.
ZebraNet® Wireless Plus
ZebraNet 10/100 Print Server
ZebraNet PrintServer II (external)
RS-232C serial port
High-speed, IEEE1284, bi-directional parallel
interface
USB 2.0
Bar Code Symbologies
Linear Bar Codes: Code 11, Code16k, Code 39,
Code 93, Code 128 with subsets A/B/C and
UCC Case C Codes, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-8,
EAN-13, UPC and EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions,
Plessey, Postnet, Standard 2-of-5, Industrial 2of-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
Factory installed 64 MB Flash memory option
Cutter with catch tray
Peel—a front mount, passive peel option with no
liner take-up
Liner take-up (works with peel option)—full roll liner
take-up spindle (fits standard base, ZM400 only)
Rewind—internally rewinds full label roll on 3" core
(comes with taller, non-standard printer base)
RS-422/485 serial port adapter
Optional ribbon spindle to support ribbon wound
ink-side in (ZM400 only)
*Specifications subject to change without notice.
©2007 ZIH Corp. ZebraLink, ZebraDesigner, ZebraNet, APL,
Element Energy Equalizer and all product names and numbers are
Zebra trademarks and Zebra, the Zebra head graphic, Z Series, E3,
ZebraNet and ZPL II are registered trademarks of ZIH Corp. All
rights reserved. Unicode is a trademark of Unicode, Inc. UFST is a
trademark of Monotype Imaging Inc. and may be registered in certain jurisdictions. All other trademarks are the property of their
respective owners.
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 ZM400
and ZM600 are designed to work only with genuine Zebra™ printheads, thus maximizing safety and print quality.
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