Barcode Printer: WS4 Series

The NEW SATO 4" Desktop Barcode Printer

The WS4 has an attractive and  stylish appearance for any visible application. The printer has the expected SATO robustness, a high media capacity for industrial environments and excellent print quality. Performance is delivered at a competitive price.

Designed with needs of the logistics, healthcare, retail and manufacturing workplace in mind, the printer has a very flexible media capability and ensures low cost of ownership using the large capacity 300 metre length ribbons.

WS408 Series
Ideal for mid-volume applications where reliability and adaptability are key considerations, the new printer options include  a dispenser, cutter and large media roll offwinder. The WS4 is equipped with emulations of widely-used printer languages and a selection of wired and wireless interface options for comprehensive connectivity.
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Easy Operation

 Wide-open access - Easy for the operator to access the printer and replace media.

 One touch control - For simple user operation

 Clear user indicators -2 multi colour LED indicators for clear indication of user status and settings.

 Easy maintenance - Easy to replace printhead and platen roller for DT & TT models.

Flexible media

 4" Direct & Thermal Transfer models - Labels can be printed from 22.4 mm to 115 mm width.
 300 m Ribbon - The TT model has room for a large 300 metre length ribbon meaning that operator replacement time is minimised.

 Face-in/Face-out media - Ribbons and labels can be used without any adjustment being necessary.

 Flexible media sensing - Provided by the full label width adjustable I-mark sensor and auto-calibration.

Easy integration

 5 emulations - In addition to SATO Barcode Printer language, the WS4 is delivered with Zebra (SZPL), Datamax (SDPL), Intermec (SIPL) and Eltron (SEPL) emulations as standard. Language auto-detection and switching is supported.
 Multiple accessories - The WS4 Series has differerent options: dispenser, cutter and large roll offwinder.

 Interfaces - The Standard model is supplied with USB, LAN and RS232 connectivity. The LAN model is supplied with USB and LAN interfaces. Optional interfaces are the internally fitted Wi-fi and Bluetooth modules.

 USB firmware upgrade - Easy to upgrade to the latest firmware with USB memory drive.

Suitable Consumables
The WS408 TT and WS412 TT support the SATO Value Ribbon Program. Please find below the ribbons in different qualities that support this printer. The ribbon core diameter is 12.7 mm for 7a metre and for 100 metre ribbons and 25 mm for 300 metre ribbons.
The wind direction of the labels can be used as face-in or face-out. The maximum outside roll diameter is 127 mm and the core diameter is 25.4 mm or 38 mm.
  • Wax: SWX-100
  • Wax-Resin: SWR-100
  • Resin: SRS-100
  • Continuous material
  • Tear-off
  • Die-cut 
  • Cutter
  • Dispenser
  • Tag and ticket 
The dispenser option presents the printed labels without the liner for ready application.

The Cutter option precisely cuts individual label and tag stocks up to 10 mil thick.
Meeting the demand for larger label rolls, offwinders are available for several SATO printers. It includes a stable frame, to which the printer can be securely mounted. The unwinder is the ideal solution for larger label rolls.