If you need fast 4-inch thermal transfer printer that is easy to use, easy to deploy and easy to manage, then choose the ZD420. Daily operation couldn't be simpler, thanks to a new ribbon cartridge with more status icons. The ZD420 is the only thermal printer to offer a ribbon cartridge, which takes just a few seconds to load, with fool-proof installation - the ribbon cartridge can only be loaded one way for first time and every time giving instant loading. The crypto chip in the ribbon lets you know when the ribbon needs replacing. And with five intuitive status icons status, pause, data, supplies and network - your workers can see at a glance what is needed to keep your Zebra printer up, running and available.
The movable media sensor gives you more media options, including media with off-center black marks, die-cut notches or multiple labels across the width. With virtually every modern wired and wireless connectivity option, and support for many printer languages, deployment is always fast and easy. Choose from USB, auto-sensing serial or 10/100 Ethernet as well as the very latest wireless options: Wi-fi certified 802.11ac WLAN and Bluetooth 4.1. and you can support wired and wireless users simultaneously.
The ZD420 supports Zebra's link-OS, a unique software platform that makes it easier than ever to integrate, manage and maintain your printers, from any location. With this innovative highly flexible solution, you can manage one printer, a group of specific printers or all printers anywhere in the world via the cloud. With a quick tap of an NFC-enabled mobile device on the ZD420, you can access Zebra's extensive knowledge base of how-to videos and more, making it easy to obtain the information needed to quickly resolve everyday printer issues.