Zebra ZD420-HC Healthcare Direct Thermal Series

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ZebraIn the critical healthcare environment, reliability and accuracy are paramount. Zebra’s ZD420-HC printers deliver features and functionality that take deployment and management simplicity, ease-of-use, application flexibility and total cost of ownership (TCO) to a new level in this printer class. Designed for healthcare, this printer is ready for the constant disinfecting and offers a healthcare compliant power supply. Available in both direct thermal and thermal transfer models, the ZD420-HC offers Zebra’s easy to use clamshell design combined with an intuitive interface. With optional 300 dpi printing, even the tiniest labels are crisp and legible. ZD420-HC printers run Link-OS® and are supported by our powerful Print DNA suite of applications, utilities and developer tools that deliver a superior printing experience through better performance, simplified remote manageability and easier integration. The ZD420-HC — when ease of use, flexibility and management simplicity matter.

The ZD420-HC is ideal for many healthcare applications, including:

  • Prescriptions
  • Lab and specimen labels
  • Patient ID wristbands
  • Asset labels
  • Blood and IV bag labels
  • Patient record labels


Direct thermal
8 dots/mm (203 dpi)
Max. print speed
6 in./152 mm per second (203 dpi)
Max. print width 4.09 in./104 mm for 203 dpi
Max. media & liner width
4.65 in./118 mm
Min. media & liner width
0.585 in./15 mm
Media Sensors Full width, moveable reflective/black mark sensor; multi-position transmissive/ gap sensor
Max. roll size
5.00 in./127 mm
Standard interfaces
USB v2.0
Optional interfaces
Bluetooth Low Energy (Standard on network connected models)
RS-232 Serial (Option)
10/100 Ethernet (Option)
Wireless: 802.11ac with Bluetooth 4.1 (Factory installed option)
Dimensions (WxDxH)
171mm x 221mm x 151mm
Weight (approx.)
12 Months Return to Base

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