Small in size but full of features, the ZD500R is Link-OS-enabled making it simple to integrate and manage.  With automatic calibration, you’ll enjoy lower media cost, less waste and fewer roll changes.  Featuring UHF RFID encoding capabilities, it is ideal for numerous applications such as retail tagging as well as manufacturing, government and healthcare tracking.


  • Thermal transfer or Direct Thermal print methods
  • ZPL programming language
  • Dual-wall frame construction
  • Tool-less printhead and platen replacement
  • OpenACCESS™ for easy media loading
  • Quick and easy ribbon loading
  • Simplified calibration of media
  • Quad connectivity: USB, Parallel, Serial, and Ethernet
  • Real time clock
  • LCD User Interface
  • ENERGY STAR® qualified
  • Link-OS-enabled
  • Print Touch app
  • 3" core adapter