2016 Best

RECEIPT PRINTERS

REVIEWS AND COMPARISONS



Ratings

Top ten receipt printers, India, review 2016

Printer Characteristics

Printing Speed (mm/sec)

300

220

220

160

150

150

150

160-220

125

110

Print width (mm)

80

0

64/72

72

72

0

104

72

72

72

Interface

RS-232, Bi-directional parallel, USB, USB Plus Power, Ethernet(10/100 Base-T), Wireless LAN(IEEE802.11b)

Parallel, RS232C, USB, and Wireless interfaces

USB (True USB / Virtual COM selectable), optional Serial, Parallel, LAN or Wireless interface module

Parallel and USB combo

RS-232C, Parallel, RS-485, USB, and Ethernet

Serial, Parallel, USB, and Ethernet

Standard built-in USB and parallel interface and an optional serial interface

Serial port, Parallel port, USB port and Cash drawer connection port

USB and Serial Interface

USB interface, serial or parallel interfaces

Barcode support

UPC-A/E, CODE 39/93/128, EAN8/13, ITF, CODABAR 2D symbols: PDF417, QR-CODE, MaxiCode, Composite Symbology, GS1-128, GS1 DataBar Omnidirectional /Truncated/Limited/Expanded

UPC-A / UC-E / JAN13 (EAN13) / JAN8 (EAN8 / CODE39 / ITF / CODABAR / CODE93 / CODE128

UPC-A/E, EAN13/8, ITF, CODE39/93/128, CODABAR, QR Code, PDF417

UPC-A, UPC-E, JAN8 (EAN), JAN13 (EAN), CODE 39, CODE 93, CODE 128, ITF, CODABAR, PDF 417, and QR-CODE

EAN-13, EAN-8, Code 39, 93, 128, ITF, Code Bar, UPC-A, UPC-E

0

UPC-A/E, JAN(EAN) 13/8 columns, ITF, CODE 39, CODE 128, CODABAR (NW-7), CODE 93, PDF417, and QR Code

0

0

2D barcode (QR-code and PDF417)

Character Set

95 Alphanumeric, 16set International, 128 × 43, UPC-A, UPC-E, JAN8, JAN13, CODE39, CODE93, CODE128, ITF, CODABAR, GS1-128, GS1 DataBar, PDF417, QRCode, MaxiCode, 2D GS1 DataBar, and Composite Symbology

ANK character

15 international character sets (Denmark I, Denmark II, Ex-Jugoslavia, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, Latin America, Norway, Spain, Spain II, Sweden, UK, USA)

Alphanumeric Characters 95, Extended Graphic 128 x 7 Page (1 space page), International Characters 32

Alphanumeric Character :95, International Character :32, Extended Graphic : 128 X 34 page

95 Alphanumerical, 1 x International, 128 x 1 Extended Graphic South Asia models carry Thai (128 x 3) and Vietnamese (128 x 2) characters and the print fonts that are accumulated are 12 x 24 / 9 x 17 / 9 x 24 mm

Alphanumeric, International, PC437 PC 850/852/857/858/860/863/864/865/866/.

0

ANK 95, 32 Int 128 Graphic plus Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Taiwanese, and it provides extended barcode functionality i.e. 9 versions / PDF 417, Maxicode Option

Alphanumeric, International, PC437 PC850/852/857/858/860/863/864/, 865/866/WPC1252/Katakana/Thai code 18.

Driver

Windows® Printer Driver (APD), OPOS, Java POS, CUPS, and MAC.

Win9x, WinME, Win2000, WinNT, and WinXP

Complies with UPOS 1.8 standards under Posiflex UPOS driver support

Windows Printer Driver (8, 7, XP, 2000, 2003, VISTA), WEPOS, Linux, OPOS, and Java POS

Windows 95, 98, 2000, XP, NT, OPOS, and USB

Windows printer driver

Windows [7, Vista, 2K, XP], Linux, OPOS, and VCOM.

0

Windows, Linux and Mac and specialty drivers such as OPOS and JPOS

0

Input Buffer

4K Bytes/ 45 bytes

0

6K Bytes

0

4K Bytes

0

16 K Bytes

12K Bytes

0

4K bytes/45 bytes

Dot Density (dpi)

180

203

0

180

180

0

203

203

203

203

Top ten receipt printers, India, review 2016

Physical Characteristics and Durability

Print Head Life Reliability (km)

0

100

100

160

100

0

100

100

100

100

Auto Cutter Life (million cuts)

2

1.5

1 or more

1.5

1

1.5

1

1.5

1

1

MCBF (million lines)

70

0

0

60

37

52

0

52

60

0

Weight (Kg)

1.6

0

1.2

1.7

1.8

1.7

0

Approx. 1.4

1.7

Approx. 2.3

Width (mm)

145

145

148

152

145

144

177

140

142

177

Depth (mm)

195

203

205

202

192

189

213

190

204

213

Height (mm)

148

135

143

150.5

150

145

147

147

132

147

Top ten receipt printers, India, review 2016

Electrical and Paper Specifications

Power Consumption

Approx 1.8A

AC 110V/220V, 50~60Hz

0

0

0

Approx. 1.4 A

0

0

Average 1.6Amp

Approx. 70W

Operating Temperature (°C)

0

0-45

0

0-40

4-42

0

5-45

0-45

5-45

5-45

Storage Temperature (°C)

0

-10-50

0

-20-50

0

0

-20-60

-10-50

-20-60

-20-60

Power Supply

PS-180

DC 24V

24V / 60W

 24 Vdc/ 1.75 A

120/230VAC

24VCD ± 7%

DC 24V ± 7%

24 VDC 8%

Internal 100-240VAC

DC 24V±7%

Paper Width (mm)

 79.5 ± 0.5

79.5 ±0.5

80

50-82.5

0

79.5 ± 0.5

112

79.5 ± 0.5

80

112

Paper Thickness (mm)

0.06-0.07

0.06-0.08

0.06-0.08

0.06-0.09

0.062 – 0.07

0.06-0.07

0.065-0.15

0

0.065 – 0.085

0

Paper Roll Diameter (mm)

83

0

0

80

80

83

102

83

83

0

Top ten receipt printers, India, review 2016


Review written by Uma Balakrishnan

An Aficionado by passion, Wordsmith by profession, with a rewarding responsibility, I pen-down reviews geared towards all grades of people, creative entrepreneurs, shopaholics, home-makers, new mums and dads, students and many more to build and attain their own dream.