Brother® P-touch PT-9700PC & PT-9800PCN Desktop Label Printers

High Output Industrial Printing with Your Choice of Connectivity Options

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What's special about this commercial desktop printer?

  • Prints professional quality barcodes, labels, and markers in a great variety of sizes and colors
  • Uses industrial quality HGe labels that resist chemicals, water, abrasion and sunlight for years
  • 3.1 inches per second printing speed and automatic cutting is a recipe for ease in ultra-high density jobs
  • Choose your connectivity option:
  • PT-9700PC: USB 2.0 (host & peripheral, prints from USB scanners & more) and RS232C (serial)
  • PT-9800PCN: 10/100 Base TX Ethernet for networking (RJ-45), USB 2.0 (host & peripheral, prints from USB scanners & more), RS-232C serial
  • Includes P-touch software with user-friendly GUI to help you design the perfect labels for your application (including graphics from your computer)
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Many businesses and commercial operations still employ 3rd parties to produce labels for various purposes. While this may save a little labor every once in a while, many of your needs change without a moment's notice, resulting in waste. Try this professional label maker for almost any imaginable application. High resolution barcodes, warning labels, serial labels and other labels for commercial purposes will print quickly and last many years. Both models deliver the same label quality, but choose the PT-9800PCN for maximum connectivity capability over a network.

  • Printer
  • AC Adapter
  • Power Cord
  • USB Cable
  • CD
  • HG-251 Tape (26.25')
  • User Guide
USB 2.0, RS-232 Serial TZ, HG 3.5mm, 6mm, 9mm, 12mm, 18mm, 24mm, 36mm
BR-PT-9800PCN 10/100 Base TX Ethernet (RJ-45), USB 2.0, RS-232 Serial

  • Top-loading drop-in cassettes with auto formatting (per size) allows medium replacements in seconds
  • Compact size takes up only a minimal space on your desk
Hardware Features   Software Features
AC Adapter AD-9100ES (Included) (Mac) Available hard disk space 50 MB
Batteries None (Mac) Connectivity USB: 1.1 or 2.0, Ethernet (PT-9800PCN only: 10/100 Base -TX
Cutter Automatic (Built-In) Cutter: Full-Cut mode and Crack and Peel mode (Mac) Minimum RAM memory 128 MB
Handle None (Mac) Operating System Mac OS® 10.3.9-10.7.x
Interface Ethernet (10/100 Base-TX), USB (1.1 or 2.0), Host USB, Serial (RS-232C) (PC) Available hard disk space 50 MB
Keyboard None (PC) Connectivity Ethernet (10/100 Base-TX), USB (1.1 or 2.0), Serial (RS-232C)
LCD Display None (PC) Minimum RAM memory 512 MB
Maximum Print Resolution 360 x 720 dpi (14 x 28 dots/mm) Auto Incrementation Alpha Numeric
Maximum Print Speed HGe/HG Tape: Up to 3.15 ips (80 mm/sec) TZe Tape: Up to 0.78 ips (20 mm/sec) Auto Formats  Yes
Barcoding Yes
Tape Family HGe, HG, TZe, TZ Barcodes (connected to computer) Linear: Code39, ITF (I-2/5), UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN8, EAN13, Codabar (NW-7), Code128, UCC/EAN128, Postnet, Laser Bar Code, ISBN-2, ISBN-5, GS1 DataBar (RSS)
Tape Length 8m (26.25') 2-Dimensional: PDF417, QR Code, Micro QR Code, Data Matrix, Maxicode
Tape Material Polyester (PET) Barcodes (Stand-alone mode) Linear: Code39, ITF (I-2/5), EAN8, EAN13, UPC-A, UPC-E, Codabar (NW-7), Code128, GS1-128 (UCC/EAN-128), GS1 DataBar (RSS)
Tape Sizes 3.5mm, 6mm, 9mm, 12mm, 18mm, 24mm, 36mm 2-Dimensional: QR Code, PDF417, MicroPDF417, Data Matrix, Maxicode
Tape Technology Laminated Thermal Transfer Built-in Designs/Templates Downloadable
  Database Printing‡ Yes
Date/Time Stamp  Yes
Physical Properties Download data to unit Yes
Housing Dimensions 4.6" (116mm) x 7.6" (193mm) x 5.5" (140mm) Horizontal Alignment Left, Center, Right Justification
Housing Weight 3.5 lbs (1.57 kg) Label Length Setting 0.17" - 39.37" (4.32mm - 999.99mm)
Warranty 2 Years Max. Print Height 1.07" (27.1 mm)
  Memory  7 MB
Mirror Printing  Yes
Multi-Block Yes
Multi-copy Print Up to 5,000 Copies
Operating System Windows Server® 2008/2003, Windows® 7²/XP/2000 Professional, Windows Vista®
Mac OS® 10.3.9-10.7.x
Rotate Printing Yes
Snapper function Yes
Text Framing/Fill Pattern Yes
Text Insert Yes

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