Zebra ZQ300 Series Mobile Printer

The mobile printing capabilities in your retail store directly impact customer service quality and associate productivity. With receipt
printing, associates can ring up sales anywhere in the store to prevent abandoned sales, improve the shopper experience and increase revenue. And with on-the-spot printing of labels, associates can complete markups, markdowns and shelf label audits faster and more accurately — providing more time to help more shoppers and preventing costly pricing errors. With the Zebra ZQ300 Series 58 mm/2 in. and 80 mm/3 in. paper width printers, your associates can do it all. This compact and lightweight printer is designed for easy one-handed operation, bringing all-day comfort to mobile printing. Unique, patented battery and battery management technologies deliver the longest battery cycle times for constant full-shift power. When it comes to durability, the ZQ300 Series offers the most rugged specifications in its class. With support for 802.11ac and Bluetooth 4.0, you get the latest wireless connections in this class for fast printing. And the ZQ300 Series runs Link-OS® and is supported by our powerful Print DNA suite of applications, utilities and developer tools that deliver a superior printing experience through better performance, simplified remote manageability and easier integration. The ZQ300 Series — the affordable little mobile printer that delivers big business value.

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Physical Characteristics
Dimensions ZQ310 printer:
– 130 mm L x 93.5 mm W x 49.5 mm H
– 5.12 in. L x 3.68 in. W x 1.95 in. H
ZQ320 printer:
– 130 mm L x 117.7 mm W x 49.5 mm H
– 5.12 in. L x 4.63 in. W x 1.95 in. H
Volume ZQ310 printer: 600 cc/36.6 cubic in.
ZQ320 printer: 757 cc/46 cubic in.
Weight with Battery ZQ310 printer: 0.37 kg /0.81 lbs
ZQ320 printer: 0.43 kg/0.95 lbs
Printer Specification
Resolution 203 dpi/8 dots mm
Memory 128MB RAM, 256MB Flash (48 MB User Available)
Maximum Print
ZQ310 printer: 48 mm/1.89 in.
ZQ320 printer: 72 mm/2.83 in.
Maximum Print Speed Up to 4 ips (100 mm/s)
Media Sensors Gap, BlackBar, Media Out, Media Door Open
CPCL, ZPL. The ZPL programming language ensures full compatibility with many other Zebra printers.
Cutter Tear bar
Print Direction Horizontal and vertical
Media Characteristics
Media Width ZQ310 printer:
– 58 mm ±0.75 mm/2.28 in. ±0.02 in.; spacers available to support 50.8 mm ±0.75 mm/2 in. ±0.02 in.
ZQ320 printer:
– 80 mm ± 0.75 mm/3.15 in. ±0.02 in.; spacers available to support 76 mm ± 0.75 mm/3 in. ±0.02 in.
Roll Diameter
40 mm/1.57 in.
Media Holder Drop-in fixed media width (clamshell)
Media Thickness 0.06 mm/0.0023 in. to 0.16 mm/0.0063 in.
Media Types Direct thermal: receipt paper, labels, linerless labels
Minimum Receipt Length 12.5 mm/0.49 in.
Maximum Receipt
Unconstrained in line mode
Label Counter Odometer
Operating Characteristics
Environmental Operating Temperature: -15° to +50° C/5° to +122° F
Storage Temperature: -20° to 60° C/-4° to +140° F
Charging Temperature: 0° to 40°C/0° to +104° F
Operating Humidity: 10% to 90% non-condensing
IP Rating: IP54
Drop Spec: 1.5 m/5 ft. tested over operating temp. range
Tumble: 500 free falls from 1 m/3.3 ft.
Vibration: MIL STD 810
Validation Testing The ZQ300 series printers have been tested with industry-leading applications to verify interoperability and improve overall optimization with validated terminals. Zebra Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Partners create industry leading software solutions to solve business problems. Zebra works closely with these ISVs to integrate printing and other capabilities of Zebra products. Zebra-validated applications can be found at www.zebra.com/validation
Agency Approvals FCC Part 15 and EN 55022 Class B limits; FCC, IC, and European Standards for Bluetooth and 802.11a/b/g/n; TÜV and IEC 60950 standard for Safety; NOM, C-Tick, VCCI, S-Mark, PSE, CCC, MII Bluetooth SIG-registered and Wi-Fi certified
Barcode Symbologies
  • Barcode Ratios 1.5:1, 2:1, 2.5:1, 3:1, 3.5:1
  • Linear Barcodes Codabar (NW-7), Code 39, Code 93, Code 128, EAN-8, EAN-13, 2 and 5 digit add-on, Interleaved 2-of-5, UCC/ EAN 128, UPC-A, UPC-E,2 and 5 digit add-on
  • 2D Barcodes 2D Barcodes: Aztec Code, Data Matrix, GS1/DataBar™ (RSS) family, MaxiCode, MicroPDF417, PDF417, QR Code, TLC 39
Communication and Interface Capabilities
WLAN 802.11ac
WLAN Security WEP, TKIP, AES encryption, WPA, WPA2, 801.1X (with WEP, WPA or WPA2) EAP- FAST, EAP- TTLS, EAP-TLS, PEAP, LEAP
WLAN Features
802.11r, 802.11d, 802.11i, Simultaneous WAN & BT 4.0, Fast roaming using Pairwise Master Key (PMK) caching, Opportunistic Key Caching (OKC), or EAP Fast Session resumption, Support for Ad Hoc mode
Internet Protocols over WLAN UDP/TCP, DHCP/BootP, FTP/Mirror, HTTP, SMTP / POP3, Telnet, LPD, SNMP
Bluetooth Dual Radio (802.11ac + BT BR/EDR LE4.0)
USB 2.0 Client, Type- C™ connector
NFC Passive NFC tag
Host OS Supported Windows compatibility: (CE .NET, Pocket PC, Windows Mobile 2002, Windows Mobile 2003 SE, Windows XP, 2000 and NT via Zebra Windows printer driver and/or our Mobile SDK controls and other applications) Android 2.3, 4.0, 4.1, iOS 5, iOS 6, iOS 7, iOS 10