TSC ALPHA 3R

  • Print Speed: up to 4 inches per second

  • RRP: £380.77 EX VAT

  • * Please note that the RRP is a guide price only. Discount levels & exchange rates may affect this price.
  • TSC Alpha 3R - Install a battery

  • TSC Alpha 3R - Loading the media

Simplify your printing needs and enjoy TSC’s reputation for cost-efficient, high durability printers with the ALPHA 3R

  • Overview
  • Specification
  • Applications
  • Additional Extras

Enjoy TSC’s reputation for cost-efficient, high durability printers with the Alpha-3R economical printer.
The Alpha-3R is a comfortable, light-weight printer capable of working with any mobile printing application where you need quick, simple receipts/labels on demand.

• TSC Designed & Manufactured

• IP54-rated protective case to resist dust and water

• Plastic design with rubber over-mold construction that withstands 5 ft. (1.5 m) drop

• Wired & wireless communication interfaces: USB 2.0, RS-232, Bluetooth, and 802.11 b/g/n

• High capacity 2500 mAh rechargeable Lithium Ion batteries

• Large Paper capacity to reduce the frequency of changing paper roll

• High-speed processor and extensive memory for fast print speeds of up to 4″ (102 mm) per second

• Lasts more than 12 hours of printing receipts on a single battery charge

• Supports TSPL-EZ (EPL2 and ZPL emulations) plus CPCL emulation

Printer Specifications:

• Print Method: Direct Thermal
• Resolution: 203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
• Max. Print Speed: 102 mm (4”)/second
• Max. Print Width: 72 mm (2.83”)
• Max. Print Length: 2,286 mm (90“)
• Processor: 32-bit RISC CPU
• Memory: 4 MB Flash memory / 8 MB SDRAM
• Sensor Type: Reflective sensor / Head open sensor
• Printer Language: TSPL-EZTM (Compatible to EPL, ZPL, ZPL II) or CPCL emulation
• Operation Switch Button: 3 buttons (On/off, feed, and cover-open)
2 color LED for printer status
3 LEDs for battery status
• Power: Two-cell, 7.4V DC, 2500 mAh Li-ion rechargeable battery
• IP Rating: IP54 (w/case)

Interface:

• USB 2.0
• 802.11 b/g/n Wireless (factory option)
• Bluetooth (factory option)
• RS-232 (user option)

Physical Characteristics:

• Enclosure: Plastic with rubber over-mold construction
• Height: 5.83” (148 mm)
• Width: 4.57” (116 mm)
• Depth: 2.75” (70 mm)
• Weight: 0.55 kg (1.212 lbs), with battery

Media Specifications:

• Media Type: Receipt paper, Bline receipt paper (Black mark in printing side) & Selected label
• Media Width: Receipt: 50.8 ~ 80 mm (2” ~ 3.15”)
Label: 50.8 ~ 78 mm (2” ~ 3.07”)
• Media Core Diameter: 10.2 ~ 25.4 mm (0.4“ ~ 1“)
• Media Thickness: Receipt: 0.0508 ~ 0.1016 mm (2 ~ 4 mil)
Label: Fasson standard label media up to 0.14 mm (5.5 mil)
• Media Height: Label: Min. 25.4 mm (1”)

Barcode:

• 1D barcode: Code 39, Code 93, Code128UCC, Code128 subsets A.B.C, Codabar, Interleave 2 of 5, EAN-8, EAN-13, EAN-128, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN and UPC 2(5) digits add-on, MSI, PLESSEY, POSTNET, China POST, GS1 Data bar
• 2D barcode: PDF-417, Maxicode, DataMatrix, QR code, Aztec

Internal Fonts:

• 8 alpha-numeric bitmap fonts
• One Monotype Imaging® CG Triumvirate Bold Condensed scalable font

Accessories/Options:

• Windows labeling software CD disk
• Quick start guide
• Belt Clip
• Li-ion battery
• Power adapter
• USB to RS-232 converter cable
• USB cable
• Li-ion battery
• Charge station 1 cell (with changeable power connector)
• Vehicle power adapter
• IP54-rated protective case with shoulder strap

Factory Options:

• 802.11 b/g/n Wireless network
• Bluetooth module

Environmental Concern:

• Comply with RoHS, WEEE

Environment Condition:

• Operation: -10 ~ 50 °C (14 ~ 122 °F), 10 ~ 90% non-condensing
• Storage: -40 ~ 60 °C (-40 ~ 140 °F), 10 ~ 90% non-condensing

Drop Specification:

• 1.5 m (5 ft)

Safety Regulation:

• FCC , CE , CB , CCC, C-Tick

Printer Options:

Alpha 3R Printer (with Bluetooth) – £446
Alpha 3R Printer (with wifi)- £562

Optional Printer Extra’s:

IP54 Protective case with strap – £40
Car Charger – £32
Li-ion Battery – £63

Printheads:

203dpi – £88*

*All prices are the manufacturer’s list price excluding VAT. These are subject to change without notice due to exchange rate fluctuations.
Reseller discounts vary by brand. Refer to the latest TPS price list for your current reseller prices. All specifications shown are subject to change without notice.

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    203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
    Up to 102mm/s (4"/s)
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    32 bit RISC CPU
    4MB Flash 8MB SDRM
    £380.77
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    Direct Thermal
    203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
    Up to 101.6mm/s(4"/s)
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    32 Bit RISC CPU
    128MB Flash 32MB SDRM
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    203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
    Up to 101.6mm/s (4"/s)
    72 mm (2.8")
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    32 bit RISC CPU
    128 MB Flash 32 MB SDRM
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    203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
    Up to 102mm/s (4"/s)
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    203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
    Up to 102mm/s (4"/s)
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