Zebra QL Plus Series Mobile Printers

Streamline operations with a line of durable, lightweight, direct thermal mobile label printers that work wherever you are—from warehouse floors to the hospital. Print barcode labels with complex graphics and text quickly and easily for more accurate tracking.

Durable Mobile Printers to Meet Your Changing Business Needs.

Need a printing partner tough enough for the concrete jungle? The durable QL Plus series of direct thermal mobile printers can survive everything from warehouse floors to parking lots. Plus, these powerful printers with secure wireless connectivity process and print labels/receipts with complex graphics and fonts quickly.

The QL Plus series of direct thermal printers has been designed with the most advanced technology in rubberized over-molding to maintain robust construction and minimal weight. With center-loading media, battery monitoring and an LCD, these printers provide user-friendly options to keep your business moving.

QL Plus series mobile printers enabled with secure wireless options are easily integrated into your infrastructure. Just a glance at the LCD, and you can read your network settings, or check the communications status. In addition, each printer can be assigned a unique IP address for monitoring over the network, and messages can be sent to the printer using the POP3 functionality. All of these features make the QL Plus printer an integral part of your network environment.

The QL Plus series’ wireless modules in Bluetooth® 2.0 or 802.11b/g offer the flexibility to adjust to a wide range of connectivity needs.

QL Plus Series Thermal Printers

• For complex mobile printing applications requiring advanced wireless connectivity, complex graphics and tailored applications

• Print speeds up to 4 inches per second

• Vertical or horizontal printing

• RS-232, USB 2.0 or wireless connections

Standard Features

• 16MB RAM/8MB Flash memory

• Print method: Direct thermal

• Rubber-infused plastic over-mold design for tough conditions

• Battery monitoring via a battery low indicator light or gauge on the LCD

• Lithium ion battery

• OpenACCESS™ design and center locking • media loading

• Label Vista™ and Windows® printer drivers• QuickFlip™ peel and present mode

• 32-bit processor

Operating Characteristics

Environment**

• Operating Temp.: 5º F/-15º C to 122º F/50º C

• Storage Temp.: -13º F/-25º C to 158º F/70º C

• Operating Humidity: 10% to 80% non-condensing

• Storage Humidity: 10% to 90% non-condensing

• Water resistant to IP14 standards and IP54 rated with optional soft case

Electrical

• 7.4 V Lithium ion battery (2.1 Ah QL 220 Plus, QL 320 Plus; 4.2 Ah QL 420 Plus)

• External charger options

Communication Interface Capabilities

• Wireless security features (i.e. VPN or WPA/WPA2)

• 8 pin din (RS232C)• Selectable baud rate: 9600 to 115.2 Kbps

• Xon/Xoff or Hardware flow control• Bluetooth option

• Wireless LAN (802.11b/g)

• USB 2.0

Agency Approvals

FCC and CE Class B compliance; design certified by CSA; CB Scheme report; NOM certified; C-Tick clearance

ZebraLink™ SolutionsSoftware

• ZebraDesigner™ Pro

• ZebraNet™ Bridge Enterprise

• Label Vista

• Zebra Mobile SDK

Printer Languages & Firmware

• CPCL-Native• ZPL II-x.8

• EPL2

• XML

• Wavelink Avalanche® Support

• Motorola® MSP Support

• File mirror via ftp or secure ftp

Media CharacteristicsLabels/Receipts

• Max. Roll Size (O.D.):

• QL 220 Plus: 2.2”/55.9 mm

• QL 320 Plus/QL 420 Plus: 2.6”/66.7 mm

• Core Size (QL 220/320/420 Plus): Interchangeable 3/4”/19.1 mm or 1-3/8”/34.9 mm

• Tag Receipt Thickness: 2.5 mil to 6.0 mil

• Label Thickness: 2.5 mil to 6.5 mil

• Media Type: Roll-fed, die-cut, linerless, receipt, fan-fold (QL 420 Plus) For optimum print quality and printer performance, use genuine Zebra™ supplies

Fonts/Graphics/SymbologiesFonts and Character Sets

• Five resident scalable, rotatable fonts available from 12-48 pt.

• Downloadable soft fonts from Label Vista software

• Optional international character sets

Graphic Features

Graphics, line and box drawing features; PCX supported

Bar Code Symbologies

• Linear Bar Codes: Code 39, Code 93, Code 128; Codabar; Interleaved 2-of-5; FIM Postnet; UPC-A, UPC-E, 2 & 5 digit add-on; EAN-8, 13, 2 & 5 digit add-on; MSI/Plessey; UCC/EAN 128

• 2-Dimensional: Aztec, Data Matrix, GS1 DataBar™ (RSS) family (12 bar codes), MaxiCode, PDF417, QR CodeContains UFST® from Monotype Imaging, Inc.

Options and Accessories

• 802.11b/g wireless local area network (WLAN) or Bluetooth 2.0

• Media width auto-sensing feature

• Linerless printing• Spare lithium ion battery packs

• Battery chargers (AC/DC)

• International character sets

• Fanfold media bin (QL 420 Plus only)

• Mobile mount (QL 420 Plus only)

• Battery eliminator

• Soft case

• Kickstand

• XML Support

Getting Started

User’s Guides and Manuals