XT5-40 Series

Premium Performance

The XT5-40 4-inch (114mm) is a Thermal Transfer high performance industrial desktop label printer ideal for high volume label printing in a variety of applications including Logistics, Manufacturing and Warehousing. Available as XT5-40 (203dpi), XT5-43 (300dpi) & XT5-46 (600dpi) print resolution media options, the printer’s standard model (XT5-40) supports fast data processing and print speeds up to 14ips (356mm/sec) to produce high quality text, graphics and 1D/2D barcodes with a 512 MB SDRAM, 512 MB Flash memory.

Compatible with market-leading programming languages including SLCS, BPL-Z™, BPL-E™ and BPL-D™. The Industrial label printer enjoys optional built-in Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Parallel, USB, Serial, Ethernet (the industry’s fastest 1Gbit/sec) and two USB Host interfaces options. Using the SoftAP feature it enables simple, fast and convenient Wi-Fi set up directly to a mobile device straight out of the box. The XT5-40 also features a Printer Twin Function™ to easily copy the printer’s settings and data (Templates, images and fonts) to other printer via USB storage. Alongside XPM™, BIXOLON’s web-based printer remote control profile manager and compatibility with label design software including BIXOLON’s Label Artist™, Label Artist™ Mobile (for iOS and Android) and BarTender® UltraLite. Plus the option of a customized stand-alone functionality, taking input from barcode scanners and other peripherals without any PC or network connection.

Built to last in the harshest of environments, the XT5-40 supports a space saving design with a double folding door. An aluminum body with special anti-adhesive metal casing and a 3.5-inch full colour TFT LCD display with intuitive UI. Supporting a media roll diameter up to 203mm, ribbon length up to 450mm and adjustable print head pressure. The printer has an intuitive design allowing easy maintenance of the roller and printhead and a single screw interchangeable Auto-Cutter, Peeler, Rewinder, or Rewinder + Peeler to give users the chance upgrade as their printer as their requirements evolve.

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Powerful and Robust Design

– Aluminium body and special adhesiveness metal case
– Space-saving design with double folding door
– 3.5 inch HVGA(262K Display) TFT colour LCD
– Various options: Auto cutter, Peeler, Rewinder, Rewinder + Peeler

Best-in-class User Convenience

– Printing speed up to 14 ips (356 mm/sec)
– Fully compatible with market-leading programming
– SoftAP – Simple Wi-Fi set up to a mobile device
from SoftAP to Infrastructure mode
– The industry’s fastest Ethernet (1Gbit/sec) embedded
– Twin function™ – Copy printer settings and data via
USB storage
– 203, 300 or 600 dpi resolution options
– Clear error display with videos available via a QR code

Superior Installation and Maintainance

– Various media width supports by media fixing guide
– Easy installation of media and ribbon
– Toolless maintenance of roller and print head
– Adjustable printer head pressure from 1 to 5 steps
– XPM™, BIXOLON’s web-based profile manager (Optional)


Print Characteristics
Print MethodThermal Transfer, Direct Thermal
Print Speed"XT5-40: Up to 14 ips (356 mm/sec)XT5-43: Up to 10 ips (254 mm/sec) XT5-46: Up to 5 ips (127 mm/sec) "
Print Resolution"XT5-40: 203 dpiXT5-43: 300dpiXt5-46: 600dpi"
Print Width"XT5-40: 104mmXT5-43: 105.7mmXT5-46: 105.6mm"
Print Length"XT5-40: Up to 4,000 mmXT5-43: Up to 2,500 mmXT5-46: Up to 1,000 mm"
SensorTransmissive(Adjustable), Reflective (Adjustable), Ribbon-End, Head Open
Media Characteristics
Media TypeGap, Black Mark, Notch, Continuous, Fan-Fold
Media Width25 ~ 114 mm
Media Roll DiameterUp to 203 mm
Media Thickness0.06 ~ 0.30 mm
Supply MethodEasy Paper Loading
Inner Core38.1 ~ 76.2mm, 25.4mm (option)
Ribbon Characteristics
Ribbon TypeWax, Wax/Resin, Resin, Outside, Inside
Ribbon Width50 ~ 110 mm
Ribbon LengthUp to 450 m
Core Inner Diameter25.4 mm
Physical Characteristics
Dimensions (WxDxH)"STD: 269 x 490 x 324 mm (10.59 x 19.29 x 12.76 inch)Rewinder: 269 x 490 x 407 mm (10.59 x 19.29 x 16.02 inch)"
Weight"STD: 13.98Kg (30.82 lbs.)Rewinder: 17.98Kg (39.64 lbs.)"
Electrical"EnergyStar Certified, Internal Power Adaptor 100-120V/200-240V AC, 50/60Hz"
Display3.5 inch HVGA (262K Colors) TFT LCD
Performance Characteristics
Memory512 MB SDRAM, 512 MB Flash
Interface"Standard: USB+Serial+Ethernet+2 USB Host portsOptional: ① USB + Serial + Parallel + Ethernet + 2 USB Host ports② USB + WLAN¹ + Ethernet + 2 USB Host ports ③ USB + WLAN¹ + Parallel + Ethernet + 2 USB Host ports ④ USB + Bluetooth + Ethernet + 2 USB Host ports + WLAN²⑤ USB + Bluetooth + Parallel + Ethernet + 2 USB Host ports + WLAN² ⑥ USB + Bluetooth + Parallel or GPIO + Ethernet + 2 USB Host ports + WLAN²---------------------------------------------------Ethernet: 10/100/1000Mbps (1Gbps) WLAN¹: 802.11a/b/g/n (Infrastructure, Ad-hoc, Wi-Fi Direct, SoftAP) - WEP40/104, WPA1/2 (PSK, EAP) WLAN²: 802.11a/b/g/n Dongle type - requires a USB Host port (Optional) Bluetooth: V4.2 (MFi certified) GPIO: DB15(Female), 5/24V, 4 GPI, 8 GP
Real Time ClockSupported(Standard)
Environment Characteristics
Temperature"Operating: 5 ~ 40℃ (41 ~ 104℉) Storage: -20 ~ 60℃ (-4 ~ 140℉)"
Humidity"Operating: 10 ~ 80% RHStorage 10 ~ 90% RH"
Thermal Print Head (TPH)12 months or 25km (whichever comes first)
Auto Cutter12 months or 1.0 Million Cuts (whichever comes first)
EmulationSLCS™, BPL-Z™ (ZPLII), BPL-E™ (EPL), BPL-D™ (DPL)
Driver/Utility"Windows Driver (Europlus/Seagull)Linux/Mac CUPS DriverVirtual COM USB/Ethernet DriverUtility ProgramOPOS/JPOS DriverBartender Ultralite for BIXOLONLabel Artist-II™SAP® Device Driver"
SDK/Plugin"Android/iOS/Windows SDK Linux SDKChrome SDKXamarin SDK"
Application"Label Artist™Mobile (Android,iOS)mPrint App (iOS)mPrint Server (Windows, iOS)"
MDM(Optional)BIXOLON Profile Manager - XPM™, XCM™ (Windows, Android)
Fonts10 SLCS™ / One SLCS™ / 16 BPL-Z™ / One BPL-Z™ / 9 BPL-D™ / Two BPL-D™ / 5 BPL-E™ / 23 Code Page / Unicode supported (UTF-8, UTF-16LE, UTF-16BE)
GraphicsSupporting 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, IMB2D: Aztec, Codablock, Code 49, Data Matrix, MaxiCode, MicroPDF417, PDF417, QR code, TLC 39 "
OptionalPeeler, Auto Cutter, Rewinder, 1" I.D. Core media supply hanger, Serial cable, Parallel cable, USB cable


Industry Transport and Logistics

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Public Safety/Utilites


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