CX2 Compact

CX2 Compact

A new level of quality and portability

When quality and portability are critical requirements for your photo printer, look no further than the Citizen CX2 Compact. The CX2 Compact joins Citizen’s highly regarded CX printer range, offering new levels of quality, portability and compactness.


The CX2 Compact is 2kg lighter than the CX model and 15% smaller. Even so, it can still produce a lab quality photo print in just 8 seconds. Then there is the new ribbon reward function. No more wasted ribbon and paper when printing single 4x6” photos using 6x8” media. These features combine to make the CX2 Compact the perfect printer for event photographers, photo party booths and retail kiosks.


Key benefits

  • Ultra-compact and lightweight – fits into small, cramped spaces and is easy to move
  • High quality and high speed – high speed output combined with superb image quality
  • User-friendly – simple to set up and even simpler media changing
  • Energy save – sleep mode reduces energy consumption by 98%
  • Improved printer driver (PC) – provides media status
  • Ribbon rewind – no more paper or ribbon waste
  • Two finishing options – choose between a glossy or matte surface finish

Operating Systems

  • Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 and 10
  • Mac OS X


  • USB 2.0

Typical application

  • Event photography
  • Photo party booths
  • Retail photo kiosk


Key benefits
2 finishing options - Glossy or Matte surface selectable through printer driver
Thermal dye sublimation transfer
High-speed mode
Operating Systems
Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8
Typical application
Event Photography
Theme park rides