S 4 0 0 - 7 4 - S LT
U P S S 4 0 0 - 7 4 - S LT ™
Dependable, Basic, Commercial Label Printer
Full-size, Economical Printer
• Full-size, eight-inch O.D. media roll
• Multiple media handling options
(e.g. cutter, rewind)
• Affordably priced
Simple, Reliable Operation
• Easy-to-use, color-coded operator cues
Basic value you
can rely on.
Fully compatible with UPS
• Innovative, ribbon release mechanism for
simplified ribbon replacement
• Toggle-pressure printhead for optimum
print quality
software, the solid-value
• Intuitive LED control panel
Stripe S400-74-SLT is one
State-of-the-art Technology
of Zebra’s most popular
• NEW ZebraLink real-time connectivity
basic printers. Count on
consistent, reliable
performance within a
variety of commercial
labeling applications.
and control solution
• Flash memory (optional)
• Auto-calibration
• Real-time clock & external Ethernet option
• Compatible with UPS software
Lightweight, yet highly
durable, this printer can
be easily moved from one
workstation to the next,
anywhere it is required.
Or purchase more than
For more information
For more information on UPS shipping programs, contact
your UPS account representative for details or visit the
UPS Web site at www.ups.com.
one of these extremely
affordable printers for
distributed printing
throughout your company.
The S400 features stateof-the-art technology
including the ZebraLink™
real-time connectivity and
control solution for
remote printer monitoring
and management, and
Zebra Technologies Corporation
International Headquarters
333 Corporate Woods Parkway
Vernon Hills, IL 60061-3109 U.S.A.
Phone: +1 847.634.6700 or +1 800.423.0442
Fax: +1 847.913.8766
Other Locations
United States: California, Florida, Rhode Island,
Europe: France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom
Asia-Pacific: Australia, China, Japan, Singapore,
South Korea
real-time clock for datesensitive applications.
Optional external Ethernet
network interface also
An ISO 9001 registered company
©2001 Zebra Technologies Corporation
Printed in U.S.A.
#11432L (11/01)
Specifications at a Glance*
The S400 is perfect for low-tomoderate volume printing needs
in commercial or general-purpose
Standard Features
Print methods: Thermal transfer or direct thermal
Construction: Polycarbonate plastic case/ZPL
Label tear-off feature
Transmissive sensor
Fully enclosed 8” O.D. media compartment
Zebra’s single level E3® printhead energy control
Auto-synchronization of serial and parallel ports
Compatible with UPS Software
applications, including:
Programming Languages
• On-demand parcel shipping labels
• ZPL® & ZPL II®—Universal language for Zebra printers.
• Manufactured product labels
Simplifies label formatting and enables compatibility
with other Zebra printers.
• ZBI—Controls and interprets text and data streams
from peripherals and non-ZPL printer programming
languages. Transmits captured data over LAN, WAN,
or wireless network via e-mail or TCP/IP messaging.
• Office file folder labels
• Healthcare patient identification
Retail labels
S 4 0 0
Operating Characteristics
Operating Temp. 40°F/5°C to 105°F/40°C
Storage/Environ. -40°F/-40°C to 140°F/60°C
Operating Humidity 20-85% non-condensing
Storage Humidity 5-85% non-condensing
• Internal automatic switching power supply 110VAC
+/-20%, 230VAC +/-15%, 47-63Hz
Communication Interface Capabilities
• Auto-synchronizing RS-232C serial and Centronics®
parallel ports
• Error detection CRC protocol
Agency Approvals
• CSA 22.2 (No. 950); UL 1950; CISPR 22 (Class B); IEC
950/EN 60950; 801-2, -3 and -4 standards; FCC
(Class B); CE compliance
Media Characteristics
Max. Roll Size
• 8”/203mm O.D. on a 3”/76mm I.D. core
Thickness (label & liner)
• .0023”/.058mm–.012”/.305mm
Media Types
• All UPS approved direct thermal media
• Also handles continuous or fanfold, die-cut, black
mark, perforated, notched, tag stock
Max. Roll Size
• 3.2”/81mm O.D. on a 1”/25.4mm I.D. core
Standard Lengths
• 1,476’/450m; provides 3:1 media roll to ribbon ratio
Ribbon Set-up
• Ribbon wound ink side out
Ribbon is recommended to be at least as wide as media.
For optimum print quality and printer performance,
use Genuine Zebra supplies.
Fonts and Character Sets
Bar Code Symbologies
• Standard Fonts: 9 bitmapped (16 in S400), 1 smooth
• Linear Bar Codes: Code 11, Code 39, Code 93, Code
scalable (CG Triumvirate™ Bold Condensed)
• Sets: IBM ® Code Page 850 International character set
• Optional European and Asian font sets
128, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-8, EAN-13, UCC/EAN 128,
UPC and EAN 2 or 5 digital extensions, Plessey, POSTNET, Standard 2 of 5, Industrial 2 of 5, Interleaved 2 of
5, LOGMARS, MSI, Codabar
• 2-Dimensional: CODABLOCK, PDF-417, Code 49,
DataMatrix, Maxi Code, QR Code, Micro PDF-417
Graphic Features
• Supports user-defined fonts and graphics—including
custom logos
• ZPL II drawing commands—including boxes and lines
Maximum Print Area
Width: 4.09”/104mm
Length (with standard memory):
36”/914mm (S400)
ZebraLink, a revolutionary real-time
connectivity and control solution for
Zebra printers, includes:
203dpi/8dots per mm
Maximum Print Speed
4”/102mm per second (S400)
1MB DRAM (S400)
8MB Flash memory with real-time clock
1. Alert (with ZebraNet® PrintServer II)—
enables a Zebra printer to send
status messages via the Internet.
2. WebView (with ZebraNet PrintServer II)—
enables the remote monitoring
and configuration of Zebra printers
using Web-based network tools.
3. ZBI™ (Zebra BASIC Interpreter)—
programming language that works
Physical Characteristics
Width: 8.25”/210mm
Depth: 17”/432mm
Height: 13”/330mm
Weight: 17lbs/7.71kg
Media Specifications
Label and liner width:
.75”/19mm to 4.5”/114mm
Ribbon width:
1.57”/40mm to 4.5”/114mm
with ZPL II to control and interpret
incoming text and data.
ZebraLink gives you the freedom to
replace other bar code printers with
the superior performance and reliability
of Zebra printers, without costly
reprogramming of your host system.
Or, create a stand-alone application
using a Stripe printer and peripheral
devices without needing a PC host.
Internet-aware, ZBI can then transmit
data captured by these devices over
your LAN, WAN, or wireless network via
Options and Accessories
• 8MB Flash memory with real-time clock
• Real-time clock (for applications requiring additional
• BAR-ONE® software
• European and Asian font sets
memory or date/freshness coding)
• External ZebraNet® PrintServer II (for Ethernet
connectivity and ZebraLink)
*Specifications listed are for base model printers with standard features only unless otherwise noted. Specifications subject to change
without notice. All product and brand names are trademarks of their respective companies. All rights reserved.
e-mail or TCP/IP messaging.
Download PDF