Zebra – Z11-00000000EM00 – Series 1



The ZXP Seris 1 has now been discontinued and replaced by the ZC100

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Ideal for low-volume, single-sided card printing applications in colour or monochrome, the ZXP Series 1 offers a complete card printing solution with a minimal upfront investment. With its easy to use and eco-friendly print cartridges, the ZXP Seris 1 is the best entry-level printer on the market.

Affordable, Entry-Level Printer

The ZXP Series 1 card printer has been designed specifically for customers who need a quality printer at a competitive price. Ideal for low-volume, single-sided printing applications in colour or monochrome, the ZXP Series 1 offers a complete card printing solution with a minimal upfront investment. Its ENERGY STAR® certification and Eco-friendly print cartridges make it the best entry- level printer on the market.

Ease of Use

The ZXP Series 1 requires little technical support or user training. Operation is made simple with intuitive user interface and colour touch points. The quick-replace Load-N-GoTM smart ribbons have the added benefit of being eco-friendly, using less plastic and more biodegradable material than competing brands. Print TouchTM uses Near Field Communication (NFC) to instantly retrieve helpful information about the ZXP Series 1 from any NCF-enabled smart device.

Compact Size and Network Manageable

A small footprint allows the ZXP Series 1 to fit in the tightest workspaces, making it the right choice when space is limited. Its compact and durable design, and advanced network printer management software tools, make the ZXP Series 1 a perfect for multiple small office installations, or large deployments of distributed card printers.

No Compromise High Quality Cards

You can count on the ZXP Series 1 to print clear, sharp and colour- rich images when you need them, and where you need them. Its optional magnetic stripe encoding, Ethernet connectivity, and support for multiple card thicknesses permit the ZXP Series 1 to meet a variety of business and ID card needs.

Printing Specifications• Dye-sublimation thermal transfer direct to card
• Full colour or monochrome printing
• Single-sided printing
• 500 cph monochrome single-sided
• 120 cph single-sided YMCKO
• Edge-to-edge printing on standard CR-80 media
Standard Features• Eco-Friendly Load-N-GoTM drop-in ribbon cartridges
• ZRasterTM host-based image processing
• Auto calibration of ribbon
• USB 2.0 connectivity
• Microsoft Certified Windows drivers
• ENERGY STAR Certified
• Print Touch NFC tag for online printer documentation and tools
• 100-card covered feeder (30 mil)
• 50-card capacity output hopper (30 mil)
• 16-character LCD operator control display
• 300 dpi (11.8 dots/mm) print resolution
• Two-year warranty on printer
• Two-year (unlimited passes) original printhead
• One-year hot swap (U.S. only)
Optional Features• Magnetic stripe encoder –
• ISO 7811 (new and re-encoded, tracks 1,2, and 3, high and low coercivity, stripe down, 30 mil card only
• 10/100 Ethernet connectivity**
• CardSenseTM single-card feed cleaning rollers*
• ZebraCareTM extended product warranty programs

**Field upgradeable options
Drivers Supported• Microsoft Windows Certified Printer Drivers:
• Windows XP, Vista, Server 2003, Server 2008,
Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit compatible,
Windows 8 (32-bit and 64-bit compatible).
Supplies SpecificationsNOTE: The ZXP Series 1 printer is designed to work only with Zebra ZXP Series 1 Eco-Friendly Load-N- GoTM drop-in ribbon cartridges.
• Zebra ix Series intelligent technology automatically detects and authenticates ribbon • Integrated cleaning roller included on each ribbon
• Optional Cleaning Kit: 4 print engine cleaning cards and 4 feeder cleaning cards, 1000 images/card
True Colours ix Series ZXP 1 Ribbon• YMCKO: 100 images/roll
• 1⁄2 YMCKO: 400 images/roll
• Black Monochrome: 1000 images/roll
• White Monochrome: 500 images/roll
Card CompatibilityNOTE: For optimum print quality and printer performance, use of Zebra genuine supplies is recommended.
• Card Thickness: 10-40 mil
• Card Size: CR-80, ISO 7810 format, Type ID-1, 2.12" (54 mm) x 3.38" (86 mm)
• Card Material: PVC and PVC composite
Communications Interfaces• USB V2.0 (cable included) - standard
• Built-in 10/100 Ethernet - optional**
**Field upgradeable option
Electrical Specifications• Auto-switching single-phase AC power
• Operating range: 90-132VAC and 190-264VAC RMS
• Frequency range : 47-63 Hz
• Power requirement is 100W maximum continuous and 607W peak (for 450 microsec) output power
• FCC Class A
Physical Specifications (standard model)• Height: 9.3" (236 mm)
• Width: 7.9" (200 mm)
• Depth: 13.0" (368 mm)
• Weight: 11.6 lbs (5.3 kg)

Technical videos and demonstrations available here

Additional information

Printer Brand


Printer Technology

Direct to Card

Printer Features

Single-sided Printers

Encoding Options

Magnetic Stripe