Zebra ZT200 Series Industrial Barcode Printer

Zebra incorporated extensive customer feedback, as well as the legacy of its Stripe® and S4M™ printers, to create the new ZT200 series printers, which feature elegant space-saving design, effortless setup, intuitive user operation, and ease of service and maintenance.

Whether you are adopting barcode technology for the first time or upgrading existing printer models, the ZT200 series is the right choice for a variety of labeling applications. These innovative new printers provide many user benefits.

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Standard Features
  • Print methods: direct-thermal or thermal-transfer (optional)
  • Construction: metal frame with choice of metal (ZT230) or plastic (ZT220) media cover
  • Bi-fold media door with large clear window
  • Side-loading supplies path for simplified media and ribbon loading
  • Element Energy Equalizer™ (E3™) for superior print quality
  • Bi-colour LEDs for quick printer status
  • Icon-based LCD multilingual graphical user interface and full function keypad (ZT230)
  • Simple keypad (ZT220)
  • USB 2.0 and RS-232 serial ports
  • Energy Star-compliant
Printer Specifications
Resolution 8 dots per mm/203dpi
12 dots per mm/300dpi (optional)
Memory Standard: 128MB flash (58MB user-available), 128MB DRAM
Print width 104mm/4.09″
Minimum: 0.75″/19.4mm
Print speed 152mm/6″ per second
Media sensors Transmissive and reflective sensors
Media characteristics Maximum label and liner width: 114mm/4.5″
Maximum non-continuous label length: 991mm/39″
Media width 19.4mm/0.75″ to 114mm/4.50″
Print length 203dpi: 3,988mm/157″
300dpi: 1,854mm/73″
Maximum media roll size 203mm/8.0″ O.D on a 76mm/3.0″ I.D. core
203mm/8.0″ O.D on a 76mm/3.0″ I.D. core
Media thickness 0.076mm/0.003″ to 0.25mm/0.010″
Media types Continuous, die-cut, notch, black-mark
Ribbon Characteristics

(Thermal-transfer option only)

Outside diameter 81.3mm/3.2″ on a 25mm/1.0″ I.D. core (ZT230)
Standard length 300m/984′ (ZT220) or 450m/1,476′ (ZT230)
Ratio 2:1 media-roll-to-ribbon ratio for ZT220
3:1 media-roll-to-ribbon ratio for ZT230
Width 40mm/1.57″ to 110mm/4.33″
Ribbon setup Ribbon wound ink-side out, core to core
Operating Characteristics
Environmental Operating temperature: 5ºC to 40ºC (thermal-transfer) and 0ºC to 40ºC (direct-thermal)
Storage temperature: -40ºC to 60ºC
Operating humidity: 20% to 85% non-condensing
Storage humidity: 5% to 85% non-condensing
Electrical Universal auto-ranging (PFC-compliant) power supply 100-240VAC; 47-63HZ
Energy Star-compliant
Agency approvals IEC 60950, EN 55022 Class B, EN 55024, EN 61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3
Markings: cTUVus, CE Marking, FCC-B, ICES- 003, VCCI, C-Tick, NOM, S-MARK, CCC, GOST-R, KCC, BSMI, UkrSepro
Physical Characteristics
  • Width: 239mm/9.4″
  • Height: 280mm/11″
  • Depth: 432mm/17″
  • Weight: 7.8kg/17lb
Options and Accessories
  • Peel – a front-mount, passive-peel with no take-up spindle
  • Peel – a front-mount, passive-peel with liner take-up spindle (factory-fit only)
  • Cutter – a front-mount guillotine cutter
  • Real-time clock (RTC)
  • Keyboard display unit (KDU)
Software Solutions
  • Document design: Quickly design a customised print solution using your business data and
    Zebra’s intuitive plug-and-print design tools
  • Device integration: Zebra offers apps and products designed to help you integrate Zebra devices into your existing systems
  • Device management: Manage your print operations locally and globally with Zebra’s suite of device-management tools
  • Developer tools: Provide you with the tools you need to create your own apps, including documentation, source code, programming languages, templates and more
  • ZPL II™
  • EPL
  • Zebra Unicode Solution
  • ZBI 2.0™ (optional)
Barcode Symbologies
Linear barcodes Code 11, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128 with subsets A/B/C and UCC Case Codes, ISBT-128, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-8, EAN-13, UPC and EAN with 2 or 5 digit extensions, Plessey, Postnet, Standard 2-of-5, Industrial 2-of-5, Interleaved 2-of-5, Logmars, MSI, Codabar, Planet Code
2-Dimensional Aztec, Codablock, PDF417, Code 49, Data Matrix, MaxiCode, QR Code, MicroPDF417, TLC 39, RSS-14 (and composite)
Fonts and Graphics
  • 7 bitmapped, 1 smooth-scalable (CG Triumvirate™ Bold Condensed). Contains UFST® from Agfa Monotype
  • Pre-loaded Unicode™-compliant scalable fonts for EMEA character sets
  • International character sets supporting the following code page: IBM® Code Page 850
  • Supports user-defined fonts and graphics, including custom logos
  • ZPL II drawing commands including boxes and lines