Printronix S828

printronix s828

The Printronix S828 serial dot-matrix printer is considered the unbreakable IBM-compatible with quiet desktop printing. The Printronix S828 is built to excel in the most rigorous office & industrial environments.

Part Number: SM828-AM
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Product Information

Overview

The Printronix S828 sets a new standard for the ultimate in rugged desktop reliability. More than a high performance serial matrix printer, the S828 builds upon the workhorse tradition of Printronix industrial printers delivering maximum uptime, low cost of ownership, and reliable operation across a wide range of environments. In addition to heavy-duty 6-pin tractors for optimal forms feeding reliability, and industry leading printhead life, the most defining feature of the S828 is the highly functional & durable metal construction designed to outlast any other printer in this category.

Print Technology

18-pin serial dot matrix printer – 136 columns @ 10cpi

Throughput (ISO/IEC 10561 – @ 10 CPI)

DIN Letter Up to 660 PPH
Spreadsheet Up to 450 PPH
(PPH = pages per hour)

Throughput (Draft Mode @ 10 CPI)

40 CPL 450 LPM
80 CPL 330 LPM
136 CPL 250 LPM
(CPL = characters per line / LPM = lines per minute)

Print Speed @ 10,12,15 CPI

DP Mode: 800, 960, 1200 CPS
DP Text: 480, 576, 720 CPS
NLQ: 232, 278, 348 CPS
(CPS = characters per second)

Line Length (number of characters)

10 CPI – 136
12 CPI – 163
15 CPI – 204
17.1 CPI – 233
20 CPI – 272
24 CPI – 326
(CPI = characters per inch)

Media Handling

Front feed 6-pin tractor with jam sensor. Optional second front feed 6-pin tractor with jam sensor.

Media Specifications

Media Type: Continuous form, front loading
Width: 76 to 432 mm (3” to 17”)
Length: 78 to 610 mm (3” to 24”)
Max Thickness: 0.635mm (0.025”)
Copies: 1+7
Weight: Top form: 55 to 150 g/m2
Attached Sheet: 45 to 75 g/m2

Horizontal Spacing

10, 12, 15, 17.1, 20, 24 CPI & proportional

Vertical Spacing

6, 8, 12 lines per inch
3, 4, 6, 8, 12 lines per 30mm

Graphics Resolution (DPI)

Horizontal: 60, 72, 80, 90, 120, 144, 240

Vertical: 72, 144

(DPI = dots per inch)

Fonts

Draft, Courier, Gothic, OCR-A, OCR-B

Barcodes

Codabar, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-8, EAN-13, UPC/EAN ADD-ON 2 and 5, Code 2 of 5, Code39, Code128, Code11, Code93, CodeGP, CodeBCD, C25-3BAR, Postnet, MSI, Intelligent Mail barcode

Memory

Input buffer: 128 Kb

Connectivity

USB 2.0, Parallel, Serial RS232, Ethernet 10/100 (optional IPDS)

Ribbon Life (@ Draft)

Extended Life Ribbon: 25 Million Characters

Printhead Life

800 million character yield

Workload

Pages per month: 57,000

Physical Dimensions & Weight

Dimensions (LxWxH): 450 x 730 x 350 mm / 17.7 x 28.7 x 13.8”
Weight: 33 Kg / 72.6 lbs

Power Requirement

100 – 240V, Auto Range, (60 Hz – 50 Hz)

Reliability

MTBF: 20,000 hours

Software

Remote Printer Management Utility

Power Consumption

120W Printing, 30W Standby

Operating Environment

Temp 10° to 40.6°C (50° to 105°F)
Humidity 10% to 90% Relative Humidity
Storage Temp -35° to 65°C (-31° to 149°F)
Humidity 5% to 95% Relative Humidity
Noise <54dBA Drivers

Win10 (32/64), Win8 (32/64), Win7 (32/64), WinServer2008 (32/64), Win2003 (32/64), WinNT, WinXP

Emulation Types

Epson® FX Series, IBM® Proprinter III XL, IBM Personal Printer 2381, ANSI 3.64, S828 native commands

IPDS: IBM 4224, IBM 4230 and S828 native command

Special Functions

Auto paper path switching via operator panel or software commands. Auto forms thickness adjust. Auto fanfold position for zero tear-off. Auto paper parking.
*Specifications are subject to change without notice


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