iX4-250 Argox Barcode Label Printer

The iX4-250 Industrial Label Printer supports a large 8.26 inch outer diameter label roll. Up to 450 meter ribbon capacity. Featuring 8 ips print speed. Even when printing with the highest speed, it still maintains the perfect print quality. The iX4-250 has built in Ethernet, Dual USB hosts, USB device, RS-232. It can be expanded with WiFi, GPIO card/Parallel port. These modules are sold separately. The printer is the ideal printer for high volume printing. The printer ships with Bartender UL, Windows Drivers and Print Tools.

Argox iX4-250 Industrial Printer

Argox iX4-250 Industrial Barcode Printer
Argox iX4-250

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New Panel Design

Enlarged push button switches make it convenient for users wearing gloves

Automatic Language Emulation Detection

Automatic adopting commonly used printer control languages for maximized user friendliness (Auto-Detection & Auto Conversion)

Ultra Friendly Calibration Modes

Single key Intelli- and Smart-mode calibration performing tasks immediately after installation

Multiple Interfaces

Built-in Ethernet, Dual USB hosts, USB device, RS-232, and it can be expanded with Wi-Fi, GPIO card/Parallel port


Applications of the iX4-250

The iX4-250 is suitable for printing retail tags, shelf labelling, health care, inventory labelling, transportation, logistics, document labelling, ticketing, manufacturing, nursery labels and tags.

Hi Volume Printing

With a maximum print speed of 8 inches per second, 450 meter ribbon capacity and large 8.26 inch outer diameter label roll. 108mm maximum print width. Thermal Transfer and Direct Thermal printing methods.

Interfaces

Comes standard with Ethernet, USB Device, Dual USB Host and RS232. Can be expanded with WiFi and GPIO card/Parallel port.

Accessories

Thermal Print Head for Argox iX4-250 ARG59IX402001
Guillotine Full Cutter for Argox iX4 ARG59-IX401-001
Guillotine Partial Cutter for Argox iX4 59-IX401-011
WiFi Module for Argox iX4 ARG59I2502001

Specifications of the iX4-250

Print SpecificationsiX4-250
Printing MethodDirect Thermal & Thermal Transfer
Printing Resolution203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
Printing SpeedMax. 8 ips
Printing LengthMax. 100”(2540 mm)
Printing WidthMax. 4.25”(108 mm)
Memory32 MB SDRAM, 16MB Flash ROM (USB storage up to 32GB)
CPU Type32 bit RISC microprocessor
Consumables Specifications
SensorsMedia Transmissive sensor x 1 (movable) / Media Reflective sensor x 1 (movable) &
Head open switch / Ribbon end sensor
Media TypeRoll-feed, die-cut, continuous, fan-fold, tags, ticket in thermal paper or plain paper
MediaMax. width:4.48”(114mm). Min. width: 1” (25.4 mm). Thickness: 0.0025”~0.01” (0.0635mm~0.254mm)
8.26”(210mm) OD on a 3”(76mm) ID core. 7”(177.8mm) OD on a 1.5”(38mm) ID core.
RibbonMax. width:4.4”(112mm). Min. width: 1” (25.4 mm). Length:max 450m Wax, Max OD 3.2” (81.3mm).
Core size ID 1”(25.4mm). Wax, Wax/Resin, Resin (Ribbon wound ink-side out or ink-side in: auto-detect)
Fonts & Symbologies
FontsInternal character sets standard support. Soft fonts are downloadable
1D BarcodesUPC-A, UPC-E, JAN/EAN, CODE39, CODE93, CODE128, GS1-128 (UCC/EAN128), CODABAR (NW-7), ITF, Industrial 2of5 ,
MSI, UPC add-on code, POSTNET, GS1 DataBar Omnidirec􀆟onal, GS1 DataBar Truncated, GS1 DataBar Stacked,
GS1 DataBar Stacked Omnidirec􀆟onal, GS1 DataBar Limited, GS1 DataBar Expanded, GS1 DataBar Expanded Stacked
2D BarcodesQR Code, PDF417 (including MicroPDF), DataMatrix (ECC200), GS1 DataMatrix, MaxiCode
Composite SymbolEAN-13 Composite (CC-A/CC-B), EAN-8 Composite (CC-A/CC-B), UPC-A Composite (CC-A/CC-B),
UPC-E Composite (CC-A/CC-B), GS1 DataBar Composite (CC-A/CC-B), GS1 DataBar Truncated Composite (CC-A/CC-B),
GS1 DataBar Stacked Composite (CC-A/CC-B), GS1 DataBar Expanded Stacked Composite (CC-A/CC-B),
GS1 DataBar Expanded Composite (CC-A/CC-B), GS1 DataBar Stacked Omnidirec􀆟onal Composite (CC-A/CC-B),
GS1 DataBar Limited Composite (CC-A/CC-B), GS1-128 Composite (CC-A/CC-B/CC-C)
Interface Characteristics and Integration
Operation InterfaceStandard: LED indicator x 3, Button x 3, Mulitiling Back-lit LCD Display 16 x 2-line & RTC
Factory Option: Buzzer
Communication
Interface
Standard: Ethernet, Dual USB hosts, USB device, RS-232
Dealer Option: Wi-Fi (IEEE 802.11 b/g/n), GPIO card/Parallel port
Software-label EditingWindows Driver (Windows XP/Vista/Win7/Win8/Win10), BarTender® from Seaguall Scientific
Programming LanguagePPLA+PPLB+PPLZ
GraphicsPPLA: PCX, BMP, IMG, HEX,GDI
PPLB: PCX, BMP, Binary raster, GDI
PPLZ: GRF, Hex, GDI
Software-UtilityPrinter Tool
Operating & Environment Characteristics
Power SourceInternal Universal Switching Power supply. Input voltage: 100~240V, 50~60Hz
Operation EnvironmentOperation Temperature: 40˚F~100˚F (4˚C~38˚C). 10%~90% non-condensing.
Storage Temperature: -4˚F~122˚F (-20˚C~50˚C)
Agency ListingCE, CB, UL/cULus, FCC, ICES, Energy Star
Physical Characteristics
Printer DimensionsW 250 mm x H 263 mm x D 418 mm
Printer Weight24 lbs (11 kg)
Note!Argox reserves the right to enhance and modify the specification without prior notice.

Argox iX4-250 FAQ

How to do a media calibration on the iX4-250

Turn off the printer
Press and hold the PAUSE button and turn on the power.
When “CALIBRATION …” is displayed on the LCD, and both READY and MEDIA indicators blink, release the PAUSE button.
The printer feeds 1 or 2 blank labels.
When “READY” is displayed, the READY and MEDIA indicators stop blinking but remain illuminated.

How to reset the Argox iX4-250 to Factory Defaults

Turn off the printer.
Press and hold the CANCEL button and turn on the printer.
When “RESET …” is displayed on the LCD and the READY indicator blinks, release the CANCEL button.
When “READY” is displayed on the LCD, the READY indicator stops blinking but remains illuminated.

Does the Argox iX4-250 use a ribbon to print

The Argox iX4-250 is both a Thermal Transfer (TT) and Direct Thermal (DT) Label Printer. You can use a ribbon to print on labels for a durable long lasting label or print on thermal paper labels without ribbon. You just need to adjust the print method in the Printers Driver.

Does the Argox iX4-250 come with software

The Argox iX4-250 comes standard with Bartender UL Label Design Software, Drivers and Printer Utilities.

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