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Zebra 170Xi4 RFID Industrial Printer

Zebra 170Xi4 RFID Industrial Printer

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The enhanced Zebra170Xi4 is ideal for tough applications. Increase productivity and print high-volume, wide labels on demand or in batches with unmatched performance ideal for compliance, product identification and pallet labeling. The 170Xi4 satisfies high-volume label requirementsand offers a wide range of connectivity solutions.
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Zebra 170Xi4 RFID Industrial Printer

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In addition to providing 6.6” (168 mm) wide labels at 12" (305 mm) per second, Zebra's 170Xi4 product has been enhanced to provide:

  • LCD content customizable to user needs
  • Large, easy to use, multilingual LCD screen
  • Flexible connectivity including simultaneous parallel/Ethernet with internal Ethernet included as standard in the product
  • Advanced ribbon- and media-low LCD/e-mail alerts
  • Intelligent printhead system

The industrial-strength 170Xi4 with 203- or 300-dpi (8 or 12 dots per mm) print resolution can print large volumes of labels, promoting greater productivity with fewer roll changes. Or it can execute intricate, high-resolution print applications at a quick 8" (203 mm) per second. With its all-metal construction, this printer is ideal for tough applications including compliance labels (AIAG, ODETTE, UCC/EAN-128, etc.), product identification labels, and pallet shipping/receiving labels, either on demand or in batches.

Standard Features

  • Print methods: Thermal transfer or direct thermal
  • Construction: 12-gauge steel frame
  • Single 32 bit 133 Mhz RISC processor
  • 16 MB SDRAM; 8 MB non-volatile Flash memory
  • Automatic media/ribbon sensing capability
  • Improved head test for element out
  • Auto calibration
  • Clear media side door for ease of supplies monitoring
  • 300 unique darkness settings
  • RS-232, Parallel ports
  • USB 2.0 port
  • Internal ZebraNet 10/100 PrintServer
  • ZPL or ZPL II Programming Language
  • XML enabled printing
  • Mirror feature allows user-defined printer configurations to be retrieved from the network
  • Create and design customizable printer LCD menus
  • Large (240W x 128H pixels), multilingual, backlit, graphical LCD display
  • Transmissive and reflective media sensors
  • Multi-level Element Energy Equalizer (E3) for superior print quality
  • Unicode™ - Compliant
  • Intelligent printhead

Printer Specifications


  • 203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
  • 300 dpi (12 dots/mm)


  • 16 MB SDRAM
  • 8 MB Flash

Print width

6.6" (168mm)

Print length

150" (3810 mm) using continuous media

Print speed

Up to 12" per second (203 dpi)

Media sensors

  • Reflective
  • Transmissive

Media Characteristics

Maximum label and liner width

7.1" (180mm)

Minimum label and liner width

2.0" (51mm)

Maximum label and liner length

39" (991mm) to 150" (3810mm) using non-continous media

Maximum roll diameter

8" (203mm)

Core diameter

3" (76mm)

Media thickness

.003" (.076mm) to .012" (.305mm)

Media types

black mark, continuous, roll-fed, die-cut, fanfold

Ribbon Characteristics

Outside diameter

3.2" (81.3mm)

Standard length

1476' (450m) or 984' (300m)


2:1 and 3:1 media roll to ribbon ratios

Ribbon width

2.0" (51mm) to 6.7" (170mm)

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 105° F (40° C) Thermal transfer
  • DT: Operating temperature 32° F (0° C) to 105° F (40° C) Direct thermal

Storage temperatures

-40° F (-40° C) to 140° F (60° C)

Operating humidity

20% to 85% non-condensing relative humidity

Storage humidity

5% to 85% non-condensing relative humidity


Universal power supply with power factor connection 90-264 VAC; 48 - 62 Hz

Physical Characteristics


13.31" (338.1mm)


15.5"" (393.7mm mm)


20.38" (517.5 mm)


67 lbs (30.5 kg)

Communication and Interface Capabilities

  • USB 2.0 port (12 Mbits per second)
  • RS-232C/422/485 multi-drop (optional adaptor)
  • High-speed, bi-directional, IEEE 1284 parallel interface
  • ZebraNet Wireless Print Server
  • ZebraNet 10/100 Print Server (internal/external)
  • IBM Twinax interface
  • IBM Coax interface
  • Applicator interface
  • IPV6 Print Server

Programming Languages

Core programming languages


Bar Codes/Symbologies


  • Codabar
  • Code 11
  • Code 128 with subsets A/B/C and UCC case codes
  • Code 39
  • Code 93
  • EAN-13
  • EAN-8
  • ISBT-128
  • Industrial 2-of-5
  • Interleaved 2-of-5
  • Logmars
  • MSI
  • Planet Code
  • Plessey
  • Postnet
  • Standard 2-of-5
  • UPC and EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions
  • UPC-A
  • UPC-E


  • Aztec
  • Codablock
  • Code 49
  • Data Matrix
  • MaxiCode
  • MicroPDF
  • PDF417
  • QR Code
  • QR Code (requires Asian version printer)
  • RSS / GS1 DataBar family (12 barcodes)
  • TLC 39

Fonts and Graphics

  • Bitmap fonts A through H and GS symbols are expandable up to 10 times, height and width independent
  • Smooth scalable font (CG Triumvirate Bold Condensed) is expandable dot-by-dot, height and width independent
  • IBM® Code Page 850 International Characters


Zebra 170Xi4 Print Head - From £346.00 + VAT

Global Auto ID Ltd aim to despatch all in-stock orders for next working day delivery, however due to varying demand you should allow 4 days for orders to be despatched.

Orders placed after 2pm might not be despatched until the following day. Orders for delivery to the UK are sent by Parcel Force and will normally arrive next working day.

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