Zebra ZD510


Zebra ZD510-hc wristband printing solution


Wristbands play a critical role in your healthcare facility. Staff and patients count on wristbands to provide the instant positive identification required to prevent medical errors. You need dependable and fast wristband printing, durable wristbands and consistently scannable barcodes — and with the ZD510-HC, you get it all.

The ZD510-HC Wristband Printing solution combines the reliable ZD510-HC direct thermal printer with easy-to-load cartridges containing the only antimicrobial-coated wristbands on the market — Zebra’s Z-Band® wristbands. Your IT department will find ZD510-HC printers easy to integrate, manage and secure, thanks to Zebra’s Link-OS® operating system and Zebra’s powerful Print DNA suite of applications, utilities and developer tools. Increase staff productivity and patient safety with the industry’s easiest to use and most dependable wristband printing solution — the ZD510-HC.


  • Easy-to-use — Virtually No Training Required
  • Easy to Deploy
  • Multiple connectivity options
  • Compatible with leading ADT systems
  • Easy migration — no matter what kind of wristband printing solution you have today
  • Up to six times more durable than other wristbands
  • Wide range of wristband colors and sizes



• Quick and easy wristband cartridge loading
• Automatic print speed setting-up to 4 ips depending on installed cartridge
• Direct thermal printing of barcodes, text and graphics
• Dual-wall frame, impact-resistant plastic
• ZPL® or ZPL II® programming language
• 512 MB Flash memory
• 256 MB SDRAM memory
• Element Energy Equalizer™ (E3™) for superior print quality
• Connectivity: USB Host, USB, Ethernet, Bluetooth Low Energy
• Odometer for print-length tracking
• Illuminated media low/media out indicator
• Tool-less printhead and platen replacement
• Unicode™-compliant for multi-language printing
• Instant media calibration — no wasted media
• Head-up sensor
• XML-enabled printing — allows XML communications from information
• ENERGY STAR® qualified
• Link-OS
• Real Time Clock


Dimensions: 5 in. W x 7 in. H* x 9.5 in. D
127 mm W x 178 mm H* x 242 mm D
* Requires 6 in./153 mm clearance above printer to
load cartridge


Maximum Print Length: 22 in./558 mm
Minimum Print Length: 3 in./76 mm
Print Widths: 0.75 in./19.05 mm, 1 in./25.4 mm, 1.1875 in./30.16 mm
Resolution: 300 dpi/12 dots per mm
Maximum Print Speed:
Healthcare: 2 in./51 mm per second
Z-Band Fun and Z-Band Splash: 4 in./102 mm
per second


Zebra offers a comprehensive range of wristband solutions for healthcare and
hospitality industries.
Healthcare Wristbands:
• Adhesive or clip closure
• Adult, child and infant sizes
• Barcodes on Z-Band wristbands are proven to
withstand water, soaps, foams, alcohol and
other common solvents found in a healthcare
environment, and remain scannable for longer
than the average patient stay
Hospitality Wristbands:
• One-day and multi-day wristband options
• Seven bright colors
• Designed for amusement parks, water parks,
carnivals, zoos, sporting events and resorts
• Variable print-on-demand barcoded wristbands
means the wristband does not have value until
printed, reducing ticket fraud


Operating Temperature: 40° F to 104° F /4.4° C to 40° C
Storage Temperature: -40° F to 140° F /-40° C to 60° C
Operating Humidity: 20%-85% non-condensing R.H.
Storage Humidity: 5%-85% non-condensing R.H.


Healthcare wipeable plastic is designed to withstand a variety of disinfectants, chemicals and cleaning solutions. See zebra.com for a full list.


Service Temperature: -40° F to 140° F/-40° C to 60° C
Storage Temperature: 32° F to 70°F/0° C to 21° C at 35% to 50% non-condensing R.H.


• Universal power supply (PFC-compliant) 100—240VAC, 50—60Hz
• ENERGY STAR qualified printer


Emissions: FCC Part 15, Subpart B, VCCI, RCM
Emissions and Susceptibility: (CE): EN 55032:2012 class B and EN 55024:2010, EN 61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3, CISPR 32:2015
Safety: CB Scheme IEC 60950-1 and IEC 62368-1, TÜV, NRTL
Power Supply: IEC 60601-1:2012


• ZBI 2.0™— Factory- or field-installed, this powerful programming language lets printers run standalone applications, connect to peripherals, and much more
• Factory installed wireless dual radio: 802.11ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.1
• Font packs — Asian and other international font kits


• Character fonts: Standard bitmapped Zebra fonts: A, B, C, D, E (OCR-B), F, G, H (OCR-A), GS, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V & Ø Smooth font (CG Triumvirate™ Bold Condensed)
• Supports user-defined fonts and graphics — including custom logos
• Bitmap fonts are expandable up to 10 times, height- and width-independent. Fonts E and H (OCR-B and OCR-A), however, are not considered in spec when expanded
• Smooth-scalable font Ø (CG Triumvirate Bold Condensed) is expandable dotby-dot, height-and width-independent, while maintaining edges to a max. 1500 x 1500 dots


Linear Barcodes: Codabar, Code 11, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128, EAN-8, EAN-13, EAN-14, GS1 DataBar™ (formerly RSS), Industrial 2-of-5, Interleaved 2-of-5, Logmars, MSI, Plessey, Postnet, Standard 2-of-5, UPC-A, UPC-E, UPC-A and UPC-E with EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions
Two Dimensional Barcodes: Aztec Code, Codablock, Code 49, Data Matrix, MaxiCode, MicroPDF417, PDF417, QR Code