• 300dpi resolution printhead
    Colour LCD screen
    Print wirelessly with Standalone Forms
    Enhanced user experience with set up wizard


High resolution industrial label printing

Clear, accurate and reliable labels every time

Our CL-S703III is engineered to provide an unparalleled user experience whilst printing outstanding labels in high resolution. With the same great Citizen print performance and reliability, the CL-S703III is set to be the preferred printer of manufacturing, warehousing and logistics businesses who require a high resolution label printer. Featuring Cross Emulation, the CL-S703III can flawlessly and automatically switch between Zebra® and Datamax® emulations – making integration fast and easy. Complete with 300dpi printhead, colour LCD touchscreen, ARCP technology, set up wizard, print previews and shortcuts – printing scannable and long lasting labels is now even simpler.

  • 300dpi resolution printhead
  • Colour LCD screen
  • Print wirelessly with Standalone Forms
  • Enhanced user experience with set up wizard
  • USB and LAN interfaces as standard
  • Optional interfaces available: Wireless LAN, Serial and Parallel
  • Cross Emulation, autoswitch between Zebra® and Datamax® emulations
  • Paper exit: Front exit - prevents damage from moisture or foreign objects

  • Paper width: Variable paper width - 1 inch (25.4 mm) – 4.6 inches (118.1 mm)

  • Paper load: Front access for all operations including media and ribbon changing

  • Printing Speed:
    • Ultra fast print out - up to 250mm per second (10 inches per second)

  • Media support: Very large media capacity - holds rolls up to 8 inches (200 mm)

  • Ribbon options: Wide range of ribbon options - Uses up to 450 metres inside and outside wound ribbons

  • Paper thickness: Paper thickness up to 0.250mm

  • Display: Colour LCD panel with touch control, plus two buttons

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

  • No more unreadable labels - the ARCP™ ribbon control technology assures clear prints.

  • Power switch located in recess at front of printer

  • Energy:
    • Built in power supply

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

  • Tear bar:
    • Standard tear-bar for perforated tags

  • Front mounted host USB connection for peripherals and memory sticks

Printing Technology Thermal Transfer + Direct Thermal
  • 300 dpi
Print Width (maximum) 4 inches (104 mm)
Media type Roll or fanfold media; die-cut, continuous or perforated labels, tags, tickets. Inside or outside wound
Media Width (min to max) 1 - 4.6 inches (25.4 - 118 mm)
Media Thickness (min to max) 63.5 to 254 µm
Media Length (min to max) 0.25 to 64 inches (6.35 to 1625.6 mm)
Roll Size (max), Core Size Outside diameter 8 inches (200mm) Core size 1 to 3 inches (25 to 75 mm)
Ribbon size 3.4 inches (86.5 mm) maximum outside diameter. 450 metres length.
Ribbon winding & type Ink side in or out, automatically sensing. Wax, Wax/Resin or Resin Type
Ribbon system ARCP™ automatic ribbon tension adjustment
Mechanism Hi-Lift™ metal mechanism with wide opening head
Media Sensor Fully adjustable gap, notch and reflective black mark
Main Interface Triple interface: USB and Ethernet built-in plus interface card slot for optional card
Optional interfaces
  • Wireless LAN 802.11b and 802.11g standards, 100 metres, 64/128 bit WEP, WPA, up to 54Mbps
  • Premium Wireless LAN
  • Serial (RS-232C compliant)
  • Parallel (IEEE 1284 compliant)
  • Ethernet (10/100 BaseT)
Case Hi-Open™ metal case with safe, soft-close feature
Control panel 2 buttons, colour LCD panel with touch control
RAM (standard Memory) 256MB total
Drivers and software Free-of-charge from website, including support for various platforms
Emulations (Languages)
  • Datamax® DMX
  • Cross-Emulation™ - autoswitch between Zebra® and Datamax® emulations
  • Zebra® ZPL2®
  • BASIC interpreter for data stream processing and ticketing emulations
  • Eltron® EPL2®
  • CBI™ BASIC Interpreter
Size (W x D x H) and Weight
  • 255 x 490 x 265 mm, 13.3 Kg
Warranty 2 years on printer. 6 months or 50 Kms printhead

Accessories And Options

  • Basic peeler
  • High speed cutter
  • Heavy duty rotary cutter

Operating Systems

  • Windows 7 & 10
  • Windows Server 2012, 2016 & 2019
  • Linux and Mac OS/X
  • Zebra® ZPL2®
  • Cross-Emulation™ - Automatically switch between Zebra® ZPL® and Datamax®
  • BASIC Interpreter - for data stream processing
  • Linux CUPS
  • Datamax® DMX
  • EPL2 Emulation
  • Windows 11
  • Windows Server 2022


  • Healthcare
  • Rental / Hiring
  • Manufacturing
  • Warehousing
  • Retail

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