Introducing a New Era of
4” Desktop Thermal Printers by Brother
In today’s speed-of-light business environment, moving inventory faster, tracking it better, and minimizing costs is what keeps you in the game. You need purposeful labeling solutions. Made for your SMB supply chain. Built for real.
Introducing the next era of four-inch desktop thermal printers from Brother – in both direct thermal and thermal transfer models. These precision-built barcode label printers deliver the right levels of performance, quality, and integration at an exceptional value. And they’re backed by three decades of success and innovation in thermal print technology. Find the solution that’s right for you.
Direct thermal or thermal transfer? See what technology is right for you.
Desktop printers built for your application
From work-in-process and asset tags to barcode and shipping labels – now you can track materials accurately, help reduce costly errors, and move goods quickly. Stay nimble, compliant, and competitive among today’s manufacturing giants.
Transportation & Logistics
Discover the smart way to streamline your supply chain from order to fulfillment. Meet increasing ecommerce demands with high-quality, accurate labels for picking, packaging, barcodes, shipping, and more.
Get end-to-end tracking and more points of fulfillment with labels for inventory, shipping, barcode, shelf, and beyond. Work productively, compete effectively, and meet growing demand with reliable, affordable labeling technology.
Leading print performance for small and large volumes
Top performance backed by seamless compatibility and connectivity. Help boost productivity and easily scale your barcode labeling capacity from hundreds to even thousands of labels.
Complete set of simple connectivity choices
Compatible with leading WMS and software solutions
Superior thermal imaging capability
Print speeds up to 8ips
Quality labels from a dependable printer
Details and accuracy matter. Print clean, crisp details – even for small fonts and mini barcodes. Plus, depend on an industry-leading warranty and Brother service and support.
300dpi or 203dpi
Easy-to-use design software (at no additional cost)
Reliable direct thermal or thermal transfer printing technology for a wide range of labeling applications
Industry-leading Two-year Premier Limited Warranty and support
Integrations to get you printing fast
Integrate seamlessly with industry-leading WMS systems, connect to mobile devices, and print directly from within SAP® Printer Vendor program thanks to:
Windows printer drivers, SDKs, ZPL II emulation, compatibility with Seagull Scientific's BarTender, NiceLabel’s Label Management System, and Brother template mode
Intuitive software to design, WYSIWYG preview, and print on a wide range of media
SAP Printer Vendor program gold-level compliance
iOS and Android apps and SDKs*
*Only available with direct thermal models.
Direct thermal vs. Thermal transfer
Both direct thermal and thermal transfer print technologies use a thermal print head that applies heat to create the markings. But there are key differences between these two options. Wondering which one is right for you? Take a look.
|Direct Thermal||Thermal Transfer|
Print accurate, high-quality barcodes and images
Print one- and two-dimensional barcodes
Print at high speed and resolution
Produce durable, long-lasting labels, scannable over extended time
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Produce weather or chemical resistant labels
Print UL Certified labels when paired with the right resin ribbon
Print in color with color ribbon
Printed image will not fade in direct sunlight
|Printhead typically has a longer life|
Used mostly in mobile printers
|Economical methods for printing on-demand variable information|
Less moving parts required to print barcodes labels
Simplified operation; no ribbon to load or adjust
Reliable printing that’s priced right
Combineleading performance and reliability with an affordable cost. Cut costs upfront and improve your ROI with the most affordable desktop thermal print solutions available – without compromising performance and quality.
Direct thermal models
Complete desktop direct thermal printer.
Complete powered network/desktop direct thermal printer.
High-resolution desktop direct thermal printer with Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth® connectivity
Thermal transfer models
Complete powered network desktop thermal transfer printer with 203dpi.
Complete powered network desktop thermal transfer printer with 300dpi.
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