BIXOLON Europe GmbH, a subsidiary of BIXOLON Co. Ltd, the global manufacturer of mobile, label and POS printers, has introduced the high-performance, cost-effective XT3-40 4-inch (114mm) diameter direct thermal and thermal-transfer desktop label printer launched on the European market.
The printer is suitable for high-volume label and barcode printing for a variety of applications including logistics, warehousing, manufacturing and retail and is available in XT3-40 (203 dpi) and XT3-43 (300 dpi) print resolution options. The standard printer model (XT3-40) supports print speeds of up to 8 ips (203mm/s) to produce high quality text and graphics with 128MB SDRAM, 128MB Flash.
Offering a compact and intuitive design, the XT3-40 features a 2.4-inch full-color LCD display, a durable, non-stick coated metal body with a double folding door for easy side loading of media and ribbon. The XT3-40 also allows for print customization with the adjustable printer sensors (gap, black mark, notch, endless and endless fold) as well as optional auto cutter, peeler and rewinder + peeler options.
Compatible with SLCS, BPL-Z and BPL-E programming languages and operating systems such as Android, iOS and Windows. The XT3-40 offers USB, USB host port, serial and Ethernet as standard, as well as optional parallel, Bluetooth V5.2 (MFi) and dual-band WiFi (5 GHz and 2.4 GHz). The industrial printer offers easy printer setup and can be added to existing applications without changing the software or creating new command scripts.
The XT3-40 also supports compatibility with label design software including BIXOLON’s Label Artist, Label Artist Mobile (iOS and Android) and Seagull’s BarTender bundled, plus XPM & XCM web-based printer management software and connection app. All along with a standard two-year warranty.
“Winner of the Good Design Award, the XT3-40 industrial label printer complements BIXOLON’s existing XT5-40 industrial labeling series,” says Jay Kim, Managing Director of BIXOLON Europe GmbH. “The XT3-40 combines excellent printing performance with a competitive price to offer customers a feature-rich alternative to printing in today’s market.”