Zebra S4M

Standard Features

  • Print Methods: Direct thermal and Thermal Transfer (optional)
  • Construction: Die-cast metal frame with sheet metal enclosure
  • Metal media cover with enlarged clear window
 
 

More Standard Features
  • Element Energy Equalizer™ (E3®) for superior print quality
  • Back-lit LCD control panel
  • Parallel, USB 1.1 and RS-232 serial ports
  • Unicode™ - Compliant

Printer Specifications

Resolution 203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
300 dpi (12 dots/mm)
Memory 4MB Flash, 8MB DRAM
Print width 4.09"/104 mm
Print length 203 dpi: 157"/3,988 mm and 300dpi: 73"/1854 mm (optional)
Print speed 203 dpi:
6" (152 mm)/sec
300 dpi:
6" (152 mm)/sec
Media sensors Reflective
Transmissive


Media Characteristics

Maximum label and liner width 0.75”/19.4 mm to 4.50”/114 mm
Minimum label and liner width 0.75" (19.4 mm)
Maximum label and liner length Maximum non-continuous: 39”/991 mm
Maximum label and liner length (optional) 39" (991 mm)
Core diameter 8.0" (203 mm) O.D. on a 3" (76 mm) I.D. core
6.0" (152 mm) O.D. on a 1" (25 mm) I.D. core
Media thickness 0.003”/0.076 mm to 0.010”/0.25 mm
Media typescontinuous, die-cut, tag, black mark


Ribbon Characteristics

Outside diameter 3.2”/81.3 mm
Standard length 984’/300 m or 1476’/450 m
Ratio 2:1 media roll to ribbon ratio for 984’/300 m
3:1 media roll ribbon ratio for 1476’/450 m
Ribbon width 1.57”/40 mm to 4.33”/110 mm
Ribbon setup Ribbon wound ink-side out
ID Core 1.0" (25.4 mm)


Operating Characteristics

Operating temperature TT: Operating temperature 40° F (5° C) to 104° F (40° C) Thermal transfer
DT: Operating temperature 32° F (0° C) to 104° F (40° C) Direct thermal
Storage temperatures -40° F (-40° C) to 140° F (60° C)
Operating humidity 20% to 85% non-condensing
Storage humidity 5% to 85% non-condensing
Electrical Universal auto-ranging (PFC-complaint) power supply 90-265VAC, 48-62 Hz
Agency approvals

  • IEC 60950
  • EN 55022 Class B
  • EN55024
  • EN 61000-3-2
  • EN 61000-3-3

Physical Characteristics

Width 10.7”/272 mm
Height 11.6" (295 mm)
Depth 18.8" (477 mm)
Weight 27.2 lbs (12.4 kg)
Shipping weight 33.5 lbs (15.2 kg)


Related Products

Options

  • Thermal Transfer Ribbon Handling System
  • Print head 300 dpi (12 dots/mm) (ZPL Only)
  • A front mount, passive peel, w/ no take-up spindle
  • Factory installed 64 MB (61 MB user available) Flash Memory option
  • Additional scalable and smooth bitmapped fonts available
  • ZebraNet 10/100 Print Server
  • Keyboard Display Unit (KDU) (EPL only)
  • Real Time Clock (RTC)
  • APL-I/APL-D firmware (contact Zebra Development Services for additional details)
  • Factory installed full-width guillotine knife cutter and catch tray
  • ZebraNet Wireless Plus Print Server
  • ZebraNet 10/100 Print Server
  • ZebraNet b/g Print Server

Communication and Interface Capabilities

  • RS-232 serial port
  • USB 1.1
  • Parallel
  • ZebraNet Wireless Plus Print Server
  • ZebraNet b/g Print Server
  • ZebraNet 10/100 Print Server

Programming Languages

Core programming languages EPL-Page Mode, ZPL I/ZPL II


Bar Codes/Symbologies

Linear Code 11
Code 39
Code 93
Code 128 with subsets A/B/C and UCC case codes
UPC-A
UPC-E
EAN-8
EAN-13
UPC-A 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
RSS (reduced space symbology)
2-dimensional Codablock
Code 49
Data Matrix
MaxiCode
QR Code
MicroPDF417
TLC 39
RSS / GS1 DataBar family (12 barcodes)
Fonts and Graphics

  • 7 bitmapped, 1 smooth scalable (CG Triumvirate™ Bold Condensed)
  • International character sets supporting the following code page: IBM® Code Page 850 International character set
  • Support user-defined fonts and graphics – including custom logos
  • ZPL II drawing commands – including boxes and lines
    (ZPL only, other firmware languages may vary)
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