New wireless 2” direct thermal mobile printer – DPU-S245 and DPU-S445, have been announced by Seiko Intruments. The ultra-small DPU-S245 weighs 0.62 lbs and measures 3.27 inches wide by 1.77 inches high by 5.12 inches deep. Developed for mobile workforce applications, the printer is among the fastest on the market, producing crystal clear 203 dpi output at 100 mm/sec. The DPU-S245 gives channel partners a fast, lightweight, and dependable mobile receipt printer with a very competitive starting price of $253.
“The new DPU-S245 adds a cost-effective and durable printer to our growing line of mobile wireless solutions,” said Kaz Onishi, Vice President and General Manager, Seiko Instruments USA. “It’s ideal for mobile applications, and offers the speed, size, and value to satisfy budget-conscious users in emerging markets, like Latin America, and in organizations where spending has been constrained by economic uncertainty.”
The DPU-S245 combines integration flexibility, dependability, and ease-of-use. Bluetooth® and IrDA wireless connectivity and USB and Serial wired connections, make the printer suitable for a broad range of mobile and tethered receipt printing applications. A windows driver and software development kit for Windows CE and Windows mobile are also available. The DPU-S245 is rated for 50km printed output, equivalent to over 320,000 6-inch printouts. The printer also supports the Seiko Instruments EZ-OP™ clamshell-style paper tray for simple, no-fuss paper replacement.