10 Best Desktop Label Printers
for February 2021

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Zebra - ZD410 Direct Thermal Desktop Printer for labels, Receipts, Barcodes, Tags, and Wrist Bands - Print Width of 2 in - USB, Bluetooth, and Wifi Connectivity - ZD41022-D01W01EZ
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Zebra

ZD410 Direct Thermal Desktop Printer for labels, Receipts, Barcodes, Tags, and Wrist Bands, Print Width of 2 in, USB, Bluetooth, and Wifi Connectivity, ZD41022-D01W01EZ

by Zebra
What We like

Compact design: Dependable printing designed for space-constrained areas it can tuck into your tightest work spaces and print high-quality address, shipping, mailing, file folder, barcode, and binder labels as well as name tags

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Product Features

  • Easy to use: Connects via USB, Bluetooth, Wifi and is compatible with media rolls that have a 1 in core, a max diameter of 5 in, and a max width of 2.25 in
  • Media handling: Compatible with field installable add ons (cutter, peeler, connectivity port adapters), max print speed of 6 in/sec, 203 dpi, and is Energy Star approved
  • Link-OS: Simplified remote management tool to deploy large fleets of printers across multiple locations to maintain, secure and troubleshoot printers from anywhere, anytime
  • Direct thermal technology: Requires the use of direct thermal media, no thermal ribbon required to print

Easy to use: connects via usb, bluetooth, wifi and is compatible with media rolls that have a 1 in core, a max diameter of 5 in, and a max width of 2.25 in Direct thermal technology: requires the use of direct thermal media, no thermal ribbon required to print Media handling: compatible with field installable add ons (cutter, peeler, connectivity port adapters), max print speed of 6 in/sec, 203 dpi, and is energy star approved Link-os: simplified remote management tool to deploy large fleets of printers across multiple locations to maintain, secure and troubleshoot printers from anywhere, anytime

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Brother Economic Desktop Label Printer QL-600, QL600, 2.4
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Brother Economic Desktop Label Printer QL-600

QL600, 2.4" Label Width

by BROTHER
What We like

FAST AND AFFORDABLE. Tackle labeling jobs in a hurry with the Brother QL-600 that prints at up to 44 labels per minute(1). The affordable up-front price lets you create cost-effective, high-quality paper and film labels for many labeling needs.

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Product Features

  • CONVENIENT LABEL PRINTING. Use convenient Brother DK drop-in rolls with no ink or toner ever needed so you are always ready to print. Choose continuous tapes, film labels and pre-sized paper labels up to 2. 4 inches (62mm) wide ideal for labeling tasks.
  • Printer technology: Thermal
  • HIGH-QUALITY LABEL PRINTING. The Brother QL-600 Label Printer fits easily into small spaces, delivering high-res printing and big power to print a variety of paper and film labels. An automatic cutter lets you create banners up to 3 feet long.
  • Printer output: Monochrome
  • CREATE CUSTOM LABELS WITH FREE P-TOUCH EDITOR SOFTWARE. Software seamlessly integrates with Microsoft applications such as Word, Excel and Outlook to create labels using information from your computer. Compatible with Linux and Mac. (R)

High-quality label printing. the BROTHER ql-600 label printer fits easily into small spaces, delivering high-res printing and big power to print a variety of paper and film labels. an automatic cutter lets you create banners up to 3 feet long. Printer output: monochrome Create custom labels with free p-touch editor software. software seamlessly integrates with microsoft applications such as word, excel and outlook to create labels using information from your computer. compatible with linux and mac. (r) Print labels right out of the box. use the 2. 4 in. (62mm) x 26. 2 ft. (8m) continuous length black on white paper tape (dk-2205) and usb cable to connect to your pc or laptop and choose from pre-installed label options or create custom labels. Convenient label printing. use convenient BROTHER dk drop-in rolls with no ink or toner ever needed so you are always ready to print. choose continuous tapes, film labels and pre-sized paper labels up to 2. 4 inches (62mm) wide ideal for labeling tasks. Printer technology: thermal Form factor: print only

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Brother TD4550DNWB 4-inch Thermal Desktop Barcode and Label Printer, for Labels, Barcodes, Receipts and Tags, 300 dpi, 6 IPS, Standard USB and Serial, Ethernet LAN, Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
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Brother TD4550DNWB 4-inch Thermal Desktop Barcode and Label Printer

for Labels, Barcodes, Receipts and Tags, 300 dpi, 6 IPS, Standard USB and Serial, Ethernet LAN, Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth

by BROTHER
What We like

INTEGRATIONS TO GET PRINTING FAST. Users can easily integrate into existing shipping and supply chain workflows, connect to mobile devices, and print right out of the box with a complete collection of versatile integration options.

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Product Features

  • EASY TO USE. Drop in spindle-less design for easy media replacement and easy to use label design software and built-in templates for do it yourself label design.
  • FAST. Prints up to 6ips at 300dpi print resolution
  • QUALITY LABELS FROM A DEPENDABLE PRINTER. Details and accuracy matter. Customers can depend on a 300dpi model that print clean, crisp details even for small fonts and mini barcodes. They can create top-quality barcodes, labels, tags, and receipts all with a printer designed for dependable work.
  • LEADING PRINT PERFORMANCE FOR SMALL AND LARGE VOLUMES. Top print performance thats backed by seamless compatibility and connectivity options. Customers can boost productivity on the job and easily scale their barcode labeling capacity from hundreds to even thousands of labels.
  • Printer Output: Monochrome

Quality labels from a dependable printer. details and accuracy matter. customers can depend on a 300dpi model that print clean, crisp details even for small fonts and mini barcodes. they can create top-quality barcodes, labels, tags, and receipts all with a printer designed for dependable work. Leading print performance for small and large volumes. top print performance thats backed by seamless compatibility and connectivity options. customers can boost productivity on the job and easily scale their barcode labeling capacity from hundreds to even thousands of labels. Printer output: monochrome Easy to use. drop in spindle-less design for easy media replacement and easy to use label design software and built-in templates for do it yourself label design. Form factor: print only Fast. prints up to 6ips at 300dpi print resolution

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Zebra - GK420t Thermal Transfer Desktop Printer for labels, Receipts, Barcodes, Tags, and Wrist Bands - Print Width of 4 in - USB and Ethernet Port Connectivity - GK42-102210-000
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Zebra

GK420t Thermal Transfer Desktop Printer for labels, Receipts, Barcodes, Tags, and Wrist Bands, Print Width of 4 in, USB and Ethernet Port Connectivity, GK42-102210-000

by Zebra
What We like

Zebra tested: Tested and certified by Zebra engineers to provide optimal performance and reduce printer downtime

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Product Features

  • Thermal transfer technology: Requires the use of a thermal ribbon; can also print using Direct Thermal technology which requires the use of direct thermal media but no ribbon required
  • Dependable performance: Designed for durability and frequent use, it can create high-quality address, shipping, mailing, file folder, barcode, and binder labels as well as name tags
  • Easy to use: Connects via USB, Ethernet and is compatible with media rolls that have a 1 in core, a max diameter of 5 in, and a max width of 4.25 in
  • Save time and money: Max print speed of 5 in/sec, 203 dpi, and is Energy Star approved

Thermal transfer technology: requires the use of a thermal ribbon; can also print using direct thermal technology which requires the use of direct thermal media but no ribbon required Save time and money: max print speed of 5 in/sec, 203 dpi, and is energy star approved Easy to use: connects via usb, ethernet and is compatible with media rolls that have a 1 in core, a max diameter of 5 in, and a max width of 4.25 in Dependable performance: designed for durability and frequent use, it can create high-quality address, shipping, mailing, file folder, barcode, and binder labels as well as name tags

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Zebra - ZD410 Direct Thermal Desktop Printer for labels, Receipts, Barcodes, Tags - Print Width of 2 in - USB, Ethernet Connectivity - ZD41022-D01E00EZ
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Zebra

ZD410 Direct Thermal Desktop Printer for labels, Receipts, Barcodes, Tags, Print Width of 2 in, USB, Ethernet Connectivity, ZD41022-D01E00EZ

by Zebra
What We like

Compact design: Dependable printing designed for space-constrained areas it can tuck into your tightest work spaces and print high-quality address, shipping, mailing, file folder, barcode, and binder labels as well as name tags

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Product Features

  • Link-OS: Simplified remote management tool to deploy large fleets of printers across multiple locations to maintain, secure and troubleshoot printers from anywhere, anytime
  • Direct thermal technology: Requires the use of direct thermal media, no thermal ribbon required to print
  • Easy to use: Connects via USB, Ethernet and is compatible with media rolls that have a 1 in core, a max diameter of 5 in, and a max width of 2.25 in
  • Media handling: Compatible with field installable add ons (cutter, peeler, connectivity port adapters), max print speed of 6 in/sec, 203 dpi, and is Energy Star approved

Direct thermal technology: requires the use of direct thermal media, no thermal ribbon required to print Easy to use: connects via usb, ethernet and is compatible with media rolls that have a 1 in core, a max diameter of 5 in, and a max width of 2.25 in Media handling: compatible with field installable add ons (cutter, peeler, connectivity port adapters), max print speed of 6 in/sec, 203 dpi, and is energy star approved Link-os: simplified remote management tool to deploy large fleets of printers across multiple locations to maintain, secure and troubleshoot printers from anywhere, anytime

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Zebra - GK420t Thermal Transfer Desktop Printer for labels, Receipts, Barcodes, Tags, and Wrist Bands - Print Width of 4 in - USB, Serial, and Parallel Connectivity - GK42-102510-000
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GK420t Thermal Transfer Desktop Printer for labels, Receipts, Barcodes, Tags, and Wrist Bands, Print Width of 4 in, USB, Serial, and Parallel Connectivity, GK42-102510-000

by Zebra
What We like

Zebra Tested: Tested and certified by Zebra engineers to provide optimal performance and reduce printer downtime

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Product Features

  • Save Time and Money: Max print speed of 5 in/sec, 203 dpi, and is Energy Star approved
  • Thermal Transfer Technology: Requires the use of a thermal ribbon; can also print using Direct Thermal technology which requires the use of direct thermal media but no ribbon required
  • Easy to use: Connects via USB, Serial, Parallel and is compatible with media rolls that have a 1 in core, a max diameter of 5 in, and a max width of 4.25 in
  • Dependable performance: Designed for durability and frequent use, it can create high-quality address, shipping, mailing, file folder, barcode, and binder labels as well as name tags

Thermal transfer technology: requires the use of a thermal ribbon; can also print using direct thermal technology which requires the use of direct thermal media but no ribbon required Save time and money: max print speed of 5 in/sec, 203 dpi, and is energy star approved Easy to use: connects via usb, serial, parallel and is compatible with media rolls that have a 1 in core, a max diameter of 5 in, and a max width of 4.25 in Dependable performance: designed for durability and frequent use, it can create high-quality address, shipping, mailing, file folder, barcode, and binder labels as well as name tags

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High-Speed 4X6 Thermal Shipping Label Printer - 150mm/s Label Maker Barcode Printer Desktop Label Printers for UPS, USPS, Etsy, Shopify, Amazon, FedEx, Ebay - Compatible with Windows & Mac
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Phomemo High-Speed 4X6 Thermal Shipping Label Printer

150mm/s Label Maker Barcode Printer Desktop Label Printers for UPS, USPS, Etsy, Shopify, Amazon, FedEx, Ebay, Compatible with Windows & Mac

by Zodzi
What We like

Compatible with All Major Platforms - Including shipping platforms - Stamps.com, Ship Station, Ship Works, USPS, UPS, FedEx, DHL; and market places - Shopify Etsy, eBay, Amazon; and payment platform - PayPal, and others. Also, it can be a great assistant during Black Friday,, Christmas, Halloween, and more.

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Product Features

  • Saving Money Thermal direct printing technology of post maker doesnt require ink, toners, or ribbons. The shipping printer works with any thermal direct label including free UPS labels - save hundreds of dollars on label costs. The effective print width is 1.49" to 4.1", maximum print length 11.81". Ideal for 4" x 6" FedEx shipping label. Printing multiple labels - warehouse labels, barcode and ID labels, bulk-mailing labels etc.
  • Compatible with Windows/Mac OS Phomemo thermal label maker compatible with Windows XP or newer; Mac OS X v10.6.8 or newer. PLEASE choose the size of 3.93 x 5.90 if you want to print 4x6 shipping labels with your Mac.
  • 150mm/s High-Speed Printer The heat label printer is fast as twice as others, you can print one single sheet of paper every second. This UPS label printer can print 43,200 sheets of very clear single-sided paper after 12 hours of continuous work. The best gift for Halloween, Christmas, Thanksgiving Day, etc.

compatible with windows/mac os phomemo thermal label maker compatible with windows xp or newer; mac os x v10.6.8 or newer. please choose the size of 3.93 x 5.90 if you want to print 4x6 shipping labels with your mac. 150mm/s high-speed printer the heat label printer is fast as twice as others, you can print one single sheet of paper every second. this ups label printer can print 43,200 sheets of very clear single-sided paper after 12 hours of continuous work. the best gift for halloween, christmas, thanksgiving day, etc. Saving money thermal direct printing technology of post maker doesnt require ink, toners, or ribbons. the shipping printer works with any thermal direct label including free ups labels - save hundreds of dollars on label costs. the effective print width is 1.49" to 4.1", maximum print length 11.81". ideal for 4" x 6" fedex shipping label. printing multiple labels - warehouse labels, barcode and id labels, bulk-mailing labels etc.

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Label Printer, Direct Thermal Desktop Label Printer, High Speed USB Shipping Label Maker for UPS, FedEx, Etsy, Ebay, Amazon Barcode Printing - 4x6 Printer
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NefLaca Label Printer, Direct Thermal Desktop Label Printer, High Speed USB Shipping Label Maker for UPS, FedEx, Etsy, Ebay, Amazon Barcode Printing

4x6 Printer

by NefLaca
What We like

Affordable and Easy: No need any Cartridges or ink, never have to worry about running out of ink with this thermal printer. Comes with a CD for driver installation, easy to load label rolls, simple installation and very easy to setup and use.

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Product Features

  • Wide Compatible: Compatible with All Windows and Mac System, works with various websites, suit for all major shipping and sales platforms like Poshmark, Fedex, ShipStation, ShippingEasy, Shippo,Ordoro, Shopify, Etsy, eBay, Amazon, etc. Great for 4" x 6" labels, save more when purchasing labels.
  • What's in The Package:1 X Label Printer, 1 X USB Flash Disk with driver installation, 1 X Tape C to USB Converter for Mac OS computer, 1 X Fanhold Labels 100 pcs.
  • Prints Crystal: 203DPI resolution for high quality print, create clear text and graphics.Auto analyze and learn your label,smooth and quiet operation,bring more convenience to your business.
  • High Speed Shipping Label Printer: USB port connectivity, 203DPI resolution for high quality print, Up to 127mm/s printing speed, Auto label identification, support prints labels from 2.0'' to 4.3'' wide with 1'' to 11.8'' height,ideal for warehouse labels, barcode and ID labels, bulk mailing labels and more.

High speed shipping label printer: usb port connectivity, 203dpi resolution for high quality print, up to 127mm/s printing speed, auto label identification, support prints labels from 2.0'' to 4.3'' wide with 1'' to 11.8'' height,ideal for warehouse labels, barcode and id labels, bulk mailing labels and more. Wide compatible: compatible with all windows and mac system, works with various websites, suit for all major shipping and sales platforms like poshmark, fedex, shipstation, shippingeasy, shippo,ordoro, shopify, etsy, ebay, amazon, etc. great for 4" x 6" labels, save more when purchasing labels. What's in the package:1 x label printer, 1 x usb flash disk with driver installation, 1 x tape c to usb converter for mac os computer, 1 x fanhold labels 100 pcs. Prints crystal: 203dpi resolution for high quality print, create clear text and graphics.auto analyze and learn your label,smooth and quiet operation,bring more convenience to your business.

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Zebra - GX420t Thermal Transfer Desktop Printer for Labels, Receipts, Barcodes, Tags - Print Width of 4 in - USB, Serial, and Ethernet Port Connectivity (Includes Peeler) - GX42-102411-000 (Renewed)
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Zebra

GX420t Thermal Transfer Desktop Printer for Labels, Receipts, Barcodes, Tags, Print Width of 4 in, USB, Serial, and Ethernet Port Connectivity (Includes Peeler), GX42-102411-000 (Renewed)

by Zebra
What We like

Easy to use: Connects via USB port, serial port, or ethernet port and is compatible with thermal transfer label rolls with 1 in core, max diameter of 5 in, and max media width of 4.25 in

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Product Features

  • Save time and money: Prints 6 in/sec at 203 dpi, energy star approved, and on demand printing allows you to print exact quantities instead of wasting 8.5 x 11 sheets of labels
  • Enterprise grade quality: Best-in-class print speed, improved efficiency and profitability, the GX420t can create high quality address, shipping, mailing, file folder, barcode, and binder labels as well as name tags
  • No ink or toner: Prints using thermal transfer technology which uses a wax/resin ribbon instead of expensive ink or toner
  • Mac and PC: For use with Windows 10 and above, Mac OS x 10.6 Snow Leopard and above, and Linux systems using current CUPS printer drivers

Enterprise grade quality: best-in-class print speed, improved efficiency and profitability, the gx420t can create high quality address, shipping, mailing, file folder, barcode, and binder labels as well as name tags No ink or toner: prints using thermal transfer technology which uses a wax/resin ribbon instead of expensive ink or toner Save time and money: prints 6 in/sec at 203 dpi, energy star approved, and on demand printing allows you to print exact quantities instead of wasting 8.5 x 11 sheets of labels Mac and pc: for use with windows 10 and above, mac os x 10.6 snow leopard and above, and linux systems using current cups printer drivers

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Zebra Technologies Zebra ZT410 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Desktop - Label Print
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Zebra Technologies Zebra ZT410 Thermal Transfer Printer

Monochrome, Desktop, Label Print

by Zebra Technologies Corporation
What We like

4.09" Print Width - 14 in/s Mono - 203 dpi - 256 MB - Bluetooth - USB - Serial - Ethernet - LCD - 4.49" - 39"

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