Zebra HC100

Zebra HC100

HC100 Wristband Printer


The HC100™ makes it exceptionally easy to print individual wristbands on demand. Drop in the wristband cartridge and start printing high-quality wristbands for positive patient identification or hospitality applications. The HC100 is engineered to be easily wiped down with hospital disinfectants. Zebra offers a complete range of wristband styles, sizes and colors for healthcare, amusement, water-park and entertainment applications.

Tested and certified by leading healthcare PAS/EHR providers, the HC100 is your choice for easy, fast patient wristband printing. ENERGY STAR® qualified, the HC100 protects your budget throughout its lifecycle.

Zebra’s HC100™ wristband printers enable user-friendly, hassle-free printing with easy-to-load wristband cartridges. Zebra offers a wide variety of wristband sizes, materials and colors to meet any requirement.

Zebra’s HC100 is used in the following industries: Healthcare and Hospitality. 


Integrate With Ease

Featuring multiple connectivity options —including Wi-Fi®-certified communications—along with a small footprint, the HC100 integrates and fits in your workspace with ease.

Fast Printing to Match Your Demanding Environment

Avoid long guest and patient wait lines with fast print speeds, and improve your customers’ experience and staff productivity.

Engineered to Withstand Harsh Cleaning Chemicals

The HC100 features wipeable plastics to endure continual cleaning with most hospital disinfectants.

Healthcare Friendly Wristbands Enhance Patient Safety

Ideal for healthcare applications, the HC100 is tested and certified by leading healthcare PAS/EHR providers. Process patient admissions quickly and safely using the HC100. Print patient information and all industry standard one- and two-dimensional barcode symbologies directly onto Zebra’s Z-Band direct thermal wristbands. Available in a variety of sizes, colors and materials, these wristbands feature an antimicrobial coating to protect patient safety, along with an adhesive or clip closure. Determined MR-Safe by an independent MRI testing company, Zebra’s Z-Band thermal wristbands are also scannable up to 14 days, enabling you to provide quality patient care and safety.

Attraction and Event Wristbands Designed to Meet Your Needs

Cartridges are available in a wide variety of wristband sizes and colors. Wristbands feature a waterproof adhesive, making them an ideal solution for amusement and water park guest identification. Provide cashless point-of-sale and access management services with the HC100’s print-on-demand barcoded wristbands. The Zebra HC100 printer and direct thermal Z-Band Fun or Z-Band Splash wristbands can:

  • Reduce ticket fraud and revenue losses
  • Improve transaction speeds and enhance each guest’s experience with barcode scanning



0.75″/19.05 mm
1″/25.4 mm
1.1875″/30.16 mm


2″/51 mm per second (Healthcare)
4″/102 mm per second (Z-Band Fun & Z-Band Splash)


USB and Serial interface (standard)
Ethernet (optional)
802.11b/g wireless capability (optional)


300 dpi/12 dots per mm


Odometer for print-length tracking

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