ZE500 Print Engine – Zebra

The ZE500 series takes an innovative approach to OEM print engines. Leveraging customer research, the design focuses on ease of use, integration and servicing. Built with the customer in mind, the ZE500 is designed to keep mission-critical print-and-apply applications operating with no interruptions.

For organizations with automated print needs

A critical piece of print and apply applications, you need a rugged, reliable printer that will perform with minimal down time in high speed, high throughput environments. Delivering world class efficiency and flexibility, the ZE500 Series is an innovative OEM print engine that is simply to integrate, operate and maintain.

Simplified Serviceability

Simply put: downtime is costly to your operation. The ZE500 mechanical design simplifies and shortens maintenance and consumable replacement time – dramatically reducing downtime in your mission-critical print-and-apply application. The wide-open printhead makes cleaning and replacement simple, and the quick-change modular drive system reduces printer repair time.

Ideal for even the harshest environments

You need to keep your mission critical print-and-apply applications operating without interruptions, 24/7. The sealed front panel buttons and electronics enclosure are dust resistant for harsh environments. The robust, fan-less construction prevents debris from being drawn into the print engine and the all metal construction ensures optimal long term performance.

Maximum Print Width
4.1”/104 mm (ZE500-4)
6.6”/168 mm (ZE500-6)

Maximum Print Speed
12”/305 mm per second (203 dpi)
10”/254 mm per second (300 dpi)

Parallel port: Centronics®-compatible
Serial interface: RS-232
USB 2.0
ZebraNet® 10/100 Print Server (internal)
Applicator interface with DB-15F connector
Optional ZebraNet b/g Print Server
Print Resolution
203 dpi/8 dots per mm or 300 dpi/12 dots per mm

Industrial all-metal construction