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Zebra 2824

The Zebra LP 2824 and TLP 2824 desktop thermal printers boast surprisingly compact footprints without compromising performance or value. With a 2-inch print width, the Zebra 2824 label printer offers a multitude of user-friendly and innovative features, all packed into a small but sturdy double-walled casing.

With its competitive electronic platform, both Zebra 2824 models deliver high quality bar code label printing at a maximum of 4 inches per second and support a range of options and accessories for flexible printing solutions in virtually any business environment.

The Zebra 2824 is perfect for:

  • Retail: POS shelf labeling, barcodes
  • Medical: specimen labels, patient tracking
  • Office: mailing and inventory labeling


  • Choose from Direct Thermal Only (LP 2824) models or combination Direct Thermal/Thermal Transfer (TLP 2824) models, depending on your printing needs.

    Cables Sold Separately

    These printers do not ship with labels. Shop for Compatible Zebra Thermal Printer Supplies:
    Zebra TLP 2824 Ribbon.
    Zebra Thermal Transfer Labels
    Zebra Direct Thermal Labels

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    Product Specifications
    Color Options White, Gray
    Interface USB, serial, or parallel
    Print Speed 4 in / second (102 mm / second)
    Print Method LP 2824: Direct thermal TLP 2824: Direct thermal / thermal transfer combo
    Print Resolution 203 dpi / 8 dots per mm
    Maximum Print Area Width: 2.2 in (56 mm)
    Length in Page Mode: 11 in (279 mm) with standard memory - 22 in (558 mm) with optional memory
    Length in Line Mode: Unlimited (LP model only)
    Paper Dimensions Width: 1 to 2.36 in (25.4 to 60 mm)
    Character Set ZPL: Supports user-defined fonts and graphics— including custom logos IBM® Page 850 International Characters
    Resident Fonts EPL: Standard fonts: 5 bitmapped, expandable 8x Soft font storage in Flash memory
    ZPL: Standard fonts: 16 bitmapped, 1 smooth scalable (CG Triumvirate™ Bold Condensed)
    Barcodes Supported EPL Models
    Linear barcodes: Code 39, Cod 128A, B & C(User selectable/Auto), UCC/EA 128, Code 93, Codabar, Interleaved 2-of-5, UPC-A, UPC-E, UPC-A with 2 and 5 add on, UPC-E with 2 and 5 add on, EAN 13, EAN 8 EAN 13 with 2 and 5 add on, EAN 8 with 2 and 5 add on, Postnet (5, 9, 11, & 13 digit) Japanese Postnet, Plessey (MSI-1), MSI-3, German Post Code, RSS-14 (limited, trunca stacked) (downloadable)
    Barcodes Continued 2-D barcodes: MaxiCode (modes 2,3,4,6), PDF417 , MacroPDF417, QR Code optional—with Asian font set only), DataMatrix (downloadable)
    Barcodes Continued ZPL Models
    Linear barcodes: Code 11, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-8, EAN-13, UPC and EAN 2-of-5 digit extensions, Plessey, POSTNET, Standard 2-of-5, Industrial 2-of-5, Interleaved 2-of-5, Logmars, MSI, Codabar, RSS-14 (limited, truncated, stacked)

    2-D bar codes: PDF417, MicroPDF-417, Code 49, MaxiCode, Codablock, Data Matrix, QR Code, RSS Composite
    Graphics Printing line and box drawing, PCX graphic storage
    Memory Standard: 512 KB Flash, 128 KB SRAM
    Optional: 1MB Flash, 256 KB SRAM
    Printer Languages ZPL and ZPLII or EPL2
    Two Color Printing Capabilities No
    Auto Cutter Optional
    Peeler / Presenter Optional
    Internal Rewind No
    LCD Display No
    Weight LP 2824: 2.7 lb (1.2 kg)
    TLP 2824: 3.5 lb (1.6 kg)
    Wall Mountable No
    Operating Temperature 40°F - 105°F (5°C - 41°C)
    Software Included ZebraDesigner™ basic label design software
    In The Box LP 2824: Documentation and warranty, sample labels, printer, cleaning pen, power supply

    TLP 2824: Documentation and warranty, sample labels, printer, cleaning pen, ribbon take-up core, power supply

    Zebra 2824 Reviews

    POSGuys Rating:

    The Zebra LP 2824 and TLP 2824 are the printers of choice for many POS Software applications due it their wide range of options and compact sizes. Great for printing low-to-medium volumes of barcode, mailing, or item labels.

    Customer Reviews

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    Reviewed by: Jim of Hillsborough NC on 6/18/2009

    Purchased: Zebra LP 2824 Direct Thermal Serial / USB Interface (Order Zebra Serial cable [see accessories tab] for serial connection) (2824-21100-0001)

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