Cost-Effective, Highly Reliable Industrial Printing Solution

The XT3-40 is a 4-inch (114 mm) cost effective, high performance, Direct Thermal and Thermal Transfer Industrial Label Printer. Ideal for high volume label and barcode printing for a range of applications including Retail, Logistics, Warehousing and Manufacturing. Producing fast data processing with print speeds of up to 8ips (203 mm/sec), the XT3-40 is available as the XT3-40 (203 dpi) and XT3-43 (300 dpi) print options.

Featuring a compact, and robust design, 2.4-inch full colour LCD display and a rugged all-metal case with double folding door. The XT3-40 supports a 450mm ribbon length, with side-loading supplies for simplified media and ribbon installation. With a Peeler and Auto Cutter and factory-installed Rewinder with Peeler options, plus tooless maintenance of the roller and print head.

Compatible with marketing-leading programming languages including SLC™, BPL-Z™ and BPL-E™, alongside operating systems such as Windows™, Android™ and iOS™. The XT3-40 can seamlessly integrate with existing applications without changing software or creating new command scripts. Offering USB, USB Host Port, Serial and Ethernet as standard with optional Parallel, dual-band WLAN (5 GHz and 2.4 GHz) and Bluetooth V5.2 (with MFI certification). The XT3-40 also supports compatibility with label design software including BIXOLON’s Label Artist™, Label Artist™ Mobile (iOS and Android) and Seagull’s BarTender® bundled, plus XPM™ & XCM™ web-based printer management software and connection app. All bundled together with a two year warranty as standard.


User-Friendly Design

– Compact and robust design
– Rugged all-metal case and double folding
– Side-loading supplies path for simplified
media and ribbon installation
– 2.4 inch full colour LCD display
– Peeler and Auto Cutter, and factory-installed
Rewinder with Peeler options
– Toolless maintenance of roller and print head
– Supporting up to 450 m ribbon length

Industrial-Standard Performance

– Fast data processing and print speeds of up to
8 ips (203 mm/sec)
– Optional 203 or 300 dpi high resolutions
– Fully compatible with market-leading
programming languages
– Dual-band WLAN (5 GHz and 2.4 GHz) and
Bluetooth V5.2 (MFi certified)

Secure and Efficient Management

– Twin funtion™ supported: Copy printer
settings and data via USB
– Compatible with label design software;
BIXOLON’s Label Artist™ and Seagull’s
– XPM™ & XCM™ – Web-based printer
management software and connection app


Print Characteristics
Print Method Thermal Transfer, Direct Thermal
Print Speed XT3-40: Up to 8 ips (203 mm/sec) XT3-43: Up to 6 ips (152 mm/sec)
Print Resolution XT3-40: 203 dpi XT3-43: 300 dpi
Print Width XT3-40 : 108mm XT3-43 : 105.7mm
Print Length XT3-40: Up to 4,000 mm XT3-43: Up to 2,000 mm
Sensor Transmissive(Adjustable), Reflective (Adjustable), Ribbon-End, Head Open
Media Characteristics
Media Type Gap, Black Mark, Notch, Continuous, Fan-Fold
Media Width 20 ~ 114mm
Media Roll Diameter Up to 203 mm
Media Thickness 0.06 ~ 0.25 mm
Supply Method Easy Paper Loading
Inner Core 25.4 ~ 76.2 mm
Ribbon Characteristics
Ribbon Type Wax, Wax / Resin, Resin, Outside, Inside
Ribbon Width 40 ~ 110 mm
Ribbon Length Up to 450 m
Core Inner Diameter 25.4 mm
Physical Characteristics
Dimensions (WxLxH) STD: 240 x 430.5 x 276.7 mm (9.44 x 16.94 x 10.89 inch) Rewinder: 240 x 430.5 x 326.7 mm (9.44 x 16.94 x 12.86 inch)
Weight STD: 9.3kg (20.5 lbs.) Rewinder: 11.88kg (26.19 lbs.)
Electrical EnergyStar Certified, Internal Power Adaptor 100-240V AC, 50-60Hz
Display 2.4 inch Color TFT LCD
Performance Characteristics
Memory 128 MB SDRAM, 128 MB Flash
Interface Standard: USB+USB Host+Serial+Ethernet Optional: ① USB+USB Host+Serial+Ethernet + Parallel ② USB+USB Host+Serial+Ethernet + Parallel + Bluetooth ③ USB+USB Host+Serial+Ethernet + Parallel + WLAN ④ USB+USB Host+Serial+Ethernet + Bluetooth ⑤ USB+USB Host+Serial+Ethernet + WLAN ----------------------------------------------------------------- Ethernet: 10/100 Mbp WLAN: 802.11a/b/g/n (Infrastructure, Ad-hoc, Wi-Fi Direct, SoftAP) - WEP40/104, WPA1/2 (PSK, EAP) Bluetooth: V5.2 (MFi certified) * WLAN & Bluetooth: Dongle type not supported |
Real Time Clock Supported(Standard)
Environment Characteristics
Temperature Operating: 5 ~ 40℃ (41 ~ 104℉) Storage: -20 ~ 60℃ (-4 ~ 140℉) |
Humidity Operating: 10 ~ 80% RH Storage 10 ~ 90% RH
Thermal Print Head (TPH) 12 months or 25 Km (whichever comes first)
Auto Cutter 12 months or 500,000 cut (whichever comes first)
Emulation SLCS™, BPL-Z™, BPL-E™
Driver/Utility Windows Driver (Europlus/Seagull) Linux/Mac CUPS Driver Virtual COM USB/Ethernet Driver Utility Program OPOS/JPOS Driver Bartender Ultralite for BIXOLON Label Artist-II™ Network Auto Installer SAP® Device Driver
SDK/Plugin Android/iOS/Windows SDK Linux SDK Xamarin SDK Web Print SDK
Application Label Artist™Mobile (Android, iOS) mPrint App (Android, iOS)
MDM(Optional) BIXOLON Profile Manager - XPM™, XCM™ (Windows, Android)
XI(Optional) Supported
Fonts Bitmap Fonts (10 SLCS™, 16 BPL-Z™, 5 BPL-E™), Scalable Fonts (1 SLCS™, 1 BPL-Z™), 23 Code page, Unicode supported (UTF-8, UTF-16LE, UTF-16BE)
Graphics Supporting user-defined fonts, graphics, formats and logos
Barcode Symbologies 1D: Codabar, Code 11, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128, EAN-13, EAN-8, Industrial 2-of-5, Interleaved 2-of-5, Logmars, MSI, Plessey, Postnet, GS1 DataBar (RSS-14), Standard 2-of-5, UPC/EAN extensions, UPC-A, UPC-E, IMB 2D: Aztec, Codablock, Code 49, Data Matrix, MaxiCode, MicroPDF417, PDF417, QR code, TLC 39
Standard USB cable
Optional Peeler, Auto Cutter, Rewind(Liner Take-up only, Internal, Max.OD 130mm),Serial cable, Parallel cable
Supplies Compatible with B-ribbon™


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