Zebra ZD500

Zebra ZD500


Quality counts. Zebra’s performance desktop printers deliver it. From flexibility to features, ZD500™ has you covered. Each offers a variety of connectivity options, and easy upgrades. ENERGY STAR® qualified, these printers help you increase efficiency and profitability, and reduce your total cost of ownership.

Our most innovative desktop printer, the ZD500 features Zebra’s Link-OS® environment—a cutting-edge operating system combining a powerful Multiplatform Software Development Kit and software applications—making it easy to integrate, manage and maintain from any location around the globe. Equipped with a ten-button menu and LCD display, it’s designed to be simple to set up and intuitive to operate. Offering high-resolution print quality and quadruple connectivity options, the ZD500 is compact and feature-packed for top performance. And, it is available with optional UHF RFID capabilities.

Zebra’s ZD500 is used in the following industries: Healthcare, Transportation, Retail, and Manufacturing.


Feature Packed to Meet Your Printing Needs

Whether you are looking for thermal transfer or direct thermal models, these printers are loaded with features to reduce operator error and increase productivity. OpenACCESS™ enables quick and easy media loading, and tool-less printhead and platen replacement makes maintenance simple. Wi-Fi Certified® communications and certified Microsoft® Windows® drivers provide easy integration and setup. And, fast print speeds help your team get the job done even quicker.

More Options to Make the Job Easier

Extended media handling options such as peel and present, precision cutter for labels, receipts and tags, and linerless labels give you the flexibility to customize each printer to meet your specific needs.

Broad Connectivity to Match Your Network

Broad Connectivity to Match Your Network Advanced connectivity options including Serial, Parallel, USB, Ethernet and wireless 802.11 or Bluetooth® allow operation on nearly any network.



4.09”/104 mm


203 dpi/8 dots per mm
300 dpi/12 dots per mm (optional)


6”/152 mm per second (203 dpi)
4”/102 mm per second (300 dpi)


Multi-position transmissive and full width reflective sensor


RS-232 auto-sensing Serial interface, DB-9 (standard)
USB V2.0, bi-directional (standard)
Centronics Parallel (standard)
Ethernet – 10/100 internal (standard)
Wireless – Dual radio 802.11a/b/g/n and Bluetooth 3.0 (optional)

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