Citizen CLP-521 specifications

Citizen CLP-521
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Citizen CLP-521 specifications, prices, product images and videos.

CLP-521 | CLP-521
5060186253190, 0609788012580
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Print speed101.6 mm/sec
Print technologyDirect thermal
Ports & interfaces
USB 1.1 ports quantity1
Optional connectivityEthernet
Connectivity technologyWired
Parallel ports quantity1
RS-232 interface
USB 2.0 ports quantity0
RS-232 ports1
USB port
Weight & dimensions
Width231 mm
Depth289 mm
Height186 mm
Weight3600 g
Power requirements100 - 240V, 50 / 60Hz
System requirements
Compatible operating systemsWindows 2000/XP
Built-in barcodesPDF417, UPC-A, UPC-E
Number of fonts2
Built-in processor32 Bit RISC
CertificationUL, C-UL, FCC: class A, CCC, CE Marking
Mean cycles between failures (MCBF)1000
Internal memory8 MB
Flash memory2 MB
Paper handling
Maximum label width104 mm
Maximum label length812 m
Maximum roll diameter127 mm
Media thickness0.0635 - 0.254 mm
Supported paper width19.5 - 118 mm
Core diameter25.4 mm
Other features
Packaging content
Drivers included
If you're looking for a rugged, precise barcode/label printer that delivers maximum performance, look no further. The CLP-521 direct thermal printer combines robust printing with superior price performance, ease of use and precision engineering. You'll love Citizen's unique metal Hi-Lift™ print mechanism, allowing for quick media loading while an adjustable sensor easily handles a variety of media and label configurations including standard and pediatric medical wristbands. Also, the powerful on-board 32 Bit RISC processor delivers exceptional throughput and fast first label out. If that weren't enough, the CLP-521 features complete connectivity, with standard parallel, serial, and USB interfaces, or choose optional internal Ethernet or WiFi.


- Powerful 32 Bit RISC processor
- Standard and pediatric medical wristband capable
- Metal Hi-Lift print mechanism
- Standard internal parallel, serial and USB interfaces
- Internal Ethernet and wireless LAN networking options
- Internal 5-inch (125mm) media capacity
- Zebra and Datamax emulations available
- Ships with Windows 2000, XP, and Vista drivers
- Label-making software included
- Internal power supply
- MEDITECH and EPIC Certified