. .

Printronix M4L2 Mobile Thermal Printer

The M4L2 stands for power, reliability and ultimate mobility. Showcasing the industry’s first high-performance radio module with Dual-Antenna Technology, best-in-class battery life and rugged design, the M4L2 is built to improve your bottom line by increasing efficiency.

With available Bluetooth or WiFi interface options this mobile printer also comes factory-ready for ZPL II® and CPCL printer languages. Extremely user-friendly, the M4L2 features a large backlit LCD user interface and large media roll capacity for less downtime.

Highlights of the M4L2 include:

Constant Connectivity – Industry’s First Mobile Printer with Dual-Antenna Technology

This technology puts the M4L2 in a class of its own by extending WiFi range and reducing dead spots. Compatible with 802.11 a/b/g/n standards and supporting both 2.5 Ghz and 5.0 Ghz frequency bands, the Dual-Antenna technology facilitates robust networking on your premises. The supercharged radio module increases data transmission speeds and delivers faster label printing of up to 4 IPS.

High Performance Battery – 11% more than our closest competitor

The M4L2 is designed to power an entire work shift, even with the most demanding work load. The outstanding battery-life surpasses our competition by 11%, keeping your supply chain running smoothly all day long.

Rugged Design – Drop-resistant durability

With any mobile printing solution, durability is an essential element. The rubber-infused over-molding construction makes the M4L2 an extremely reliable printer that can withstand multiple drops from up to 5 ft (1.5m). Adding the optional IP54 certified case-protector not only increases resistance to water and dust, but also protects the M4L2 from drops up to 6ft (1.8m).

Experience the best of Printronix’s enterprise grade products, durability and reliability, customer support and service longevity with the latest portable innovation in warehouse efficiency and accuracy – the reliable M4L2.

Product Benefits

  • Strong and reliable wireless connections for ultimate mobility
  • Dual Antenna technology for high performance connectivity
  • Highest battery power for continuous printing
  • High performance 32-Bit RISC Processor
  • Multiple drops resistant up to 5 feet
  • Rubber-infused rugged industrial design
  • One-Hand easy to change media
  • Enterprise Grade Secure WiFi or Bluetooth
  • Large and Intuitive 4 Buttons 2″ LCD display panel (256 x 128 pixels)
  • Large media roll capacity for higher productivity

Printer Specifications

  • Print Speed: 4″/102mm per second
  • Print Method: Direct Thermal
  • Resolution: 203 dpi / 8 dots per mm
  • Min/Max Print Width: 2.0″ (50.8mm) – 4.09″ (104mm)
  • Printer Memory: 32MB RAM / 16MB Flash ◦Up to 4GB SD Card (Option)

Media Specifications

  • Media Type: Labels, Receipts, Die-Cut, Roll-Fed, Black Mark and Fan-Fold
  • Min/Max Media Width: 2.0″ (50.8mm) / 4.4″ (112mm)
  • Media Length (Min/Max): ◦0.5″ – 90″ (12.7 – 2,286mm) ◦1.0″ – 6.0″ (25.4 – 152.4mm) for Peel
  • Media Thickness: 2.2 – 6.5 Mil (0.055 – 0.165mm)
  • Media Capacity: 2.65″ OD (67.3mm)
  • Media Sensing: Transmissive, Reflective, Peel
  • Media Handling Modes: Tear-Off, Peel-Off

Physical Characteristics

  • Width: 6.30″ (160mm)
  • Height: 7.54″ (191.6mm)
  • Depth: 3.11″ (79mm)
  • Weight: 2.43 Lbs. (1.1 kg.) with Battery

Programming Languages

  • ZPL II: Standard
  • CPCL: Standard

Communications and Interfaces

  • USB 2.0 Full Speed: Standard
  • WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n: Standard (MIMO capable) or Bluetooth
  • WiFi Security: ◦WEP, WPA Personal: TKIP/CCMP
  • WPA2 Enterprise: EAP-TLS, EAP-TTLS, PEAP, LEAP

Operating Environment

  • Operating Temperature: 14 to 122 F (-10 to 50 C)
  • Operating Humidity: 10 to 90% Non-Condensing
  • Storage Temperature: -40 to 140 F (-40 to 60 C)
  • Storage Humidity: 10 to 90% Non-Condensing
  • Drop Specification: 5 Ft. (1.5m) / 6 Ft. (1.8m) w/Case

Regulatory Information

  • Emissions: FCC, CE
  • Safety: TUV, CE
  • Environmental: RoHS, WEEE
  • IP54: w/Optional Case

Battery Requirements

  • 7.2v dc (41.7 w-H), 5800mAh Lithium-Ion Battery, Standard (Rechargeable)

Barcode Symbologies

  • 1D Barcodes: Code 11, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128UCC, Code128 Subsets A.B.C., Codabar, Interleave 2 of 5, EAN-8, EAN-13, EAN-14, EAN-128, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN and UPC2 (5) Digits, MSI, PLESSEY, POSTNET, China Post ITF14, TELEPEN, PLANET, Deutsche Post Identcode/Leitcode, LOGMARS
  • 2D Barcodes: Code 49, PDF-417, MicroPDF-417, Maxicode, DataMatrix, QR Code, Aztec, CODABLOCK F Mode, GS1 Databar

Resident Fonts

  • 8 Alpha-Numeric Bitmap Fonts, Monotype Imaging True Type Font Engine with One CG Triumvirate Bold Condensed Scalable Font

Software Utility

  • M4L Configuration Utility: Standard

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Printer: 1 Year Parts and Labor
  • Printhead: 1 Million Inches (25km) or 6 months

Product Brochure

Similar products:


Managed print services – MPS Datatrade have a complete range of managed printer services and solutions for all impact and thermal printers. With fully comprehensive packages that be financed over 3/5 years, demonstrating significant cost savings over a traditional purchase and after market support model.

Remote Print Service Using our remote printer engineer – Reg the virtual printer engineer, Datatrade can ensure maximum uptime and cost savings for your remote mobile printers.

Auto ID Services We offer a comprehensive range of service from the supply and support of new as well as legacy equipment. Even if the manufacturer has discontinued the unit or it has been rebranded. We can also supply a complete range of accessories for all makes and model of barcode scanners such as screen protectors, styluses, batteries and wrist straps.

Audit and discovery Our pre-sales engineers will undertake a full site audit to find / recommend the best printer solutions to meet your supply chain delivery requirements.

Repair We demonstrate an extremely high level of technical expertise and service for a wide range of Printer and Auto ID Products. We can repair onsite or in our workshop. We can also select and help install printers and Auto ID equipment for our customers. We can offer a fully managed Return to Base (RTB) service solution for smaller devices such as Barcode scanners, Hand Held Terminals and mobile printers.

Maintenance Datatrade offer a flexible approach to maintenance and can tailor a contract to suit your needs.

Hardware We can supply printers, printheads, print servers as well as all major brands of barcode scanner and hand held equipment… For further information on finding the right print solution for your business please use our Hardware Selector or for Auto ID enquiries contact us using the details below.

Media and Consumables We fully understand the importance of ensuring that the correct media and consumable’s are used in mission critical printers to ensure perfect print quality and enhance the life of your printer asset so we provide a large range of media and consumables for all manufacturers.

In addition to supplying these items, we will also work with you to ensure you are using the correct product for quality and cost effectiveness.

For further information please Ring +44(0)1604 66-66-01 or email us.
For further contact details please Click Here

Datatrade > Products > Hardware by Brand > Printronix > Models > M4L2 Mobile Thermal Printer