• 300 dpi
    Small footprint
    Unique contemporary design
    Ideal for manufacturing and healthcare
    Ethernet LAN, USB and Serial interfaces as standard

CL-E331

The contemporary high-resolution label printer

Outstanding prints at 300 dpi

The Citizen CL-E331 completes the CL-E300 label printer family - not only is it fast, accurate and easy to operate - it prints at a high-resolution of 300 dpi, ideal for when a clearer and more detailed output is needed. The CL-E331 is capable of printing onto even the smallest of labels, from small part labels to detailed test tube labels. Therefore it’s perfect for use in a variety of settings in healthcare, manufacturing and retail environments, where intelligibility is paramount to adhering to safety standards and efficiency targets. As well as printing at a high resolution, the CL-E331 benefits from being high performing, with thermal transfer and direct thermal printing modes.

  • High quality resolution for printing at 300dpi
  • Compact, stylish design with a small footprint
  • Ethernet LAN, USB and Serial interfaces as standard
  • Quick and easy ribbon change and media loading
  • Exchangeable printhead allowing for 203 or 300dpi
  • Paper width: Variable paper width - 1 inch (25.4 mm) – 4.6 inches (118.1 mm)

  • Paper load: Hi-Lift™ mechanism and ClickClose™ closure

  • Printing Speed: Fast print out - 6 inches per second (150 mm per second)

  • Media support: Large media capacity - holds rolls up to 5 inches (127 mm)

  • Hi-Open™ case for vertical opening, no increase in footprint and safe closing.

  • Single button control panel

  • Case colour: Available in black or white

  • Media sensor:
    • Black mark sensor
    • Label gap sensor

  • Tear bar:
    • Upper and lower tear bar

Printing Technology Thermal Transfer + Direct Thermal
Print Speed (maximum)
  • 6 inches per second (150 mm/s)
Print Width (maximum) 4 inches (104 mm)
Media Width (min to max) 1 to 4 inches (25 to 118 mm)
Media Thickness (min to max) 63.5 to 190 μm
Roll Size (max), Core Size Inside diameter 5 inches (125 mm) Core size 1 inch (25mm)
Mechanism Hi-Lift™ metal mechanism with wide opening head
Size (W x D x H) and Weight
  • 178 x 266 x 173 mm, 2.6 Kg
Warranty 2 years manufacturer's warranty or 100 Kms on printer. 6 months or 50 Kms in TT mode or 30 Kms in DT mode on printhead
Emulations (Languages)
  • Citizen Original Commands
  • Datamax® I-Class™ & DMX400™
  • Cross-Emulation™ - automatic switching between Zebra® ZPL-II® and Datamax® I-Class®, DMX400
  • Zebra® ZPL-II®
  • BASIC interpreter for data stream processing
RAM (standard Memory) 32MB total, 4 MB available for user
Barcodes
  • Code3of9
  • UPC-A
  • UPC-E
  • EAN-13 (JAN-13)
  • EAN-8(JAN-8),
  • Codabar, ITF
  • CODE39
  • CODE93
  • CODE128
  • CODABAR(NW-7)
  • PDF 417
  • QR Code
  • GS1-Databar
  • Composit Symb
  • UCC/EAN
EMC and safety standards
  • CE
  • TUV
  • UL
  • FCC
  • VCCI
Number of Cuts 300,000 cuts on media 0.06-0.15mm; 100,000 cuts 0.15-0.25mm
Resolution
  • 300 dpi
Main Interface Triple interface USB 2.0, RS-232 and 10/100 Ethernet

Accessories And Options

  • Auto cutter
  • High speed cutter

Naturally Citizen Green Concept

  • ENERGY STAR® compliant
  • Small footprint

Operating Systems

  • Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, 8 & 10
  • Windows Server 2003, 2008R2 and 2012
  • Linux and Mac OS/X
  • ZPL® emulation
  • Cross-Emulation™ - Automatically switch between Zebra® ZPL® and Datamax®
  • BASIC Interpreter - for data stream processing
  • Linux CUPS
  • EPL2 Emulation

Applications

  • Manufacturing
  • Healthcare
  • Pharmacy
  • Retail

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