product description
• Upgraded hardware
• Optimized mechanical structure
• High printing speed
• Durable printhead
• Flat panel structure
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  • Printer-Ribbon-length-450m
  • Innovative upgrades for classic model!


    Argox iX4-280 is the next generation of iX4-250, iX4-series have been well known for the durability in light industrial printer market. The same design concept, iX4-280 not only provides high durability, but also upgrade hardware to the next level. It has new MPU and more memory to speed-up the data processing. The optimized mechanical structure can reduce vibration effectively, equips new printhead with high stability and quality, fulfill high-volume label printing needs.

    Product features
    1. Upgraded hardware
    The era of big data is coming, iX4-280 has new MPU and more memory, speed-up data processing.
    2. Optimized mechanical structure
    Optimized mechanical structure design can reduce vibration effectively. Offers excellent quality during high-speed printing.
    3. High printing speed
    The maximum printing speed can reach up to 10ips. (254mm/s) (with peeler and rewinder)
    4. Durable printhead
    New printhead has high stability and quality, suitable for automatic labeling & logistics applications.
    5. Flat panel structure
    The flat panel structure shortens the peel-off distance. Keep automatic labeling machine running smooth.
    • Automatic labeling
    • Manufacturing
    • Transportation & Logistics
  •   Printing Method Direct Thermal & Thermal Transfer
      Printing Resolution 203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
      Printing Speed Max. 10ips (254mm/s) (with peeler and rewinder)
      Printing Length Max. 100”(2540 mm)
      Printing Width Max. 4.13”(105 mm)
      Memory 128MB DRAM, 128MB Flash ROM (USB storage up to 32GB)
      CPU Type 32 bit RISC microprocessor
      Sensors Reflective sensor x 1 (Movable) & Transmissive sensor x 1(Movable)
      Operation Interface LED indicator x 3, Button x 3, LCD Display x 1
      Communication         Interface USB device, RS-232, Ethernet, USB host x 2
      Fonts Internal character sets standard
    5 alpha-numeric fonts from 0.049”H ~ 0.23” H (1.25mm ~ 6.0mm)
    Internal fonts are expandable up to 24x24 4 direction 0 ~ 270 rotation
    Soft fonts are downloadable
    Ability to print any Windows True Type font easily. Support scalable font
      Wireless Security N/A
      1D Barcodes PPLA: Code 39、UPC-A、UPC-E、Code 128 subset A/B/C、EAN-13、EAN-8、HBIC、Codabar、Plessey、UPC2、UPC5、Code 93、Postnet、UCC/EAN-128、UCC/EAN-128 K-MART、 UCC/EAN-128 Random weight、Telepen、FIM、Interleaved 2 of 5 (Standard/with modulo 10 checksum/ with human readable check digit/ with modulo 10 checksum & shipping bearer bars) 、GS1 Data bar (RSS)
    PPLB: Code 39、 UPC-A、 UPC-E、 Matrix 2 of 5、 UPC-Interleaved 2 of 5、Code 39 with check sum digit 、Code 93、EAN-13、EAN-8 (Standard, 2 /5digit add-on) 、Codabar、Postnet、Code128 subset A/B/C、Code 128 UCC (shipping container code) 、Code 128 auto、UCC/EAN code 128 (GS1-128) 、 Interleave 2 of 5、Interleaved 2 of 5 with check sum、Interleaved 2 of 5 with human readable check digit、German Postcode、Matrix 2 of 5、 UPC Interleaved 2 of 5、 EAN-13 2/5 digit add-on、 UPCA 2/5 digit add-on、UPCE 2/5 digit add-on、GS1 Data bar (RSS)
      2D Barcodes PPLA/PPLB:MaxiCode、PDF417、Data Matrix (ECC 200 only) 、QR code、Composite Codes
      Graphics PPLA:PCX, BMP, IMG, HEX, GDI PPLB: PCX , BMP, Binary raster, GDI PPLZ: PCX, BMP, IMG, Hex, GDI, Binary raster
      Emulation PPLA, PPLB, PPLZ
      Software-label Editing BarTender® from Seagull Scientific, Argobar Pro support ODBC Database Connection: Excel, CSV, MS Access, MS SQL, Oracle MySQL, dBASE (*.dbf)
      Software-utility BarTender, Printer Tool, Font Utility
      Driver tools Windows Driver for Windows Vista/Win7/Win8/Win10, LINUX Driver, macOS Driver, Raspberry Pi Driver
      Media Type Roll-feed, die-cut, continuous, fan-fold, black mark, tags, ticket in thermal paper or plain paper
      Media Max. width: 4.48”(114mm). Min. width: 1”(25.4 mm). Thickness: 0.0025”~0.01” (0.0635mm~0.254mm)
    8”(203mm)OD on a 3”(76mm) ID core. Dealer Option 6"(152.4mm)OD on a 1.5"(38mm) ID core.
      Ribbon Max. width: 4.4”(112 mm). Min. width: 1” (25.4 mm). Length:max 450m Wax, Max OD 3.2” (81.3 mm).
    Core size ID 1”(25.4 mm). Wax, Wax/Resin, Resin (Ribbon wound ink-side out or ink-side in: auto-detect)
      Drop Resistance N/A
      Printer Dimensions W 250 mm x H 260 mm x D 405 mm
      Printer Weight 29 lbs (13 kg)
      Power Source Internal Universal Switching Power supply. Input voltage: 100~240V, 50~60Hz
      Battery N/A
      Operation Environment Operation Temperature: 40°F~104°F (4°C~40°C), 5% ~ 90% non-condensing
    Storage Temperature: -4°F~122°F (-20°C~50°C)
      Real Time Clock Standard
      Standard Item N/A
      Optional Items Cutter, Peeler ,GPIO module,Internal rewinder,External rewinder,External media stand
      Agency Listing CE, CB, FCC, cULus, BSMI, RoHS
      Attention *Argox reserves the right to enhance and modify the specification without prior notice. Please check Argox sales representative for most updated specifications. 
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