Reliable and intuitive, the GK420d Direct Thermal Advanced Desktop Printer from Zebra will help users create a variety of labels, barcodes, graphics, and more to help you organize your mid-volume business. This option features direct thermal printing technology, permitting use of specialized media that does not require ink ribbons and simplifies the process. Also, this technology is able to work quickly with a print speed of 5″ per second and at a 203 dpi resolution. Users will also enjoy the ability to create a range of different sizes with a media width of 0.75-4.25″ and a print width of up to 4.09″. The OpenACCESS clamshell design furthers operability by offering a design that makes it fast and easy to load rolls up to 5″ in diameter as well as fan-fold media.

Available here with USB, RS-232 Serial, and Parallel interfaces and Windows-compatible drivers, the GK420d is very easily integrated into many existing facilities. It also incorporates EPL and ZPL programming languages for maximum compatibility and has support for numerous 1D and 2D barcodes. The printer is ENERGY STAR qualified as well and comes with ZebraLink Solutions software to help you get started. This includes ZebraDesigner for simple label design, a more advanced ZebraDesigner Pro option, ZBI-Developer for creating more complex programs for ZBI 2.0, and various management and utilities to help you organize your setup.