TSC Alpha-30L

SKU: A30L Category:

Mobile 3″ label printer with robust housing

TSC’s Alpha-30L direct thermal mobile label printer delivers reliable printing performance and a rugged chassis for manufacturing, retail, healthcare, transportation and logistics. It creates labels up to 72 mm wide with a maximum print speed of 127 mm/sec and 203 dpi resolution. Its rubber-encased plastic housing is IP54-rated for dust and water protection and easily withstands multiple drops from up to 1.8 meters in accordance with MIL-STD-810G. With the optional protective cover, drop protection even increases to up to 2.5 meters.

For smooth printing, the Alpha-30L is equipped with a 3,030 mAh lithium-ion battery, 32-bit RISC CPU, 128 MB SDRAM and 128 MB Flash. It is also optionally available with 256 MB SDRAM and 512 MB Flash. Easy operation is provided by seven control buttons, a clear 2.3″ color LCD and various sensors for status monitoring. Interfaces include USB-C 2.0 for communication purposes, NFC and optionally MFi Bluetooth 5.0 or Bluetooth 4.2 and Wi-Fi 802.11ac.

Highlights

  • Mobile barcode label printer for industrial and retail applications
  • Rugged design construction able to withstand 1.0 m tumble and 1.8 m drop, 2,5 m with IP54 case
  • USB-C 2.0 and NFC with MFi Bluetooth 5.0 or Bluetooth 4.2 and Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Max. Print speed: 127 mm/sec. at 203 dpi
  • 3,030 mAh lithium-ion battery
  • Built-in peeler or linerless kit option to increase productivity
  • TSC Sense Care to monitor smart battery and printhead status
  • SOTI Connect and TSC Console for printer management

TSC’s new mobile barcode label printers, the Alpha-30L and Alpha-40L are user-friendly, heavy-duty and drop-resistant. The new Mobile Barcode Printers propel you into the next generation of smart, enhanced technology solutions for industrial-grade label printing applications.

Sophisticated TSC Sense Care

TSC Sense Care is a  function that can auto scan and detect printhead bad dots during the printing process and monitor smart battery to ensure full shift productivity, reduce total cost of ownership and avoid downtime.

Seamless Mobility Communication

Alpha-30L and Alpha-40L support MFi Bluetooth® 5.0 which enables compatibility with different platforms. The ac band Wi-Fi with fast roaming and enterprise-grade security ensures reliable wireless operation

Full Line of Accessories

The Alpha-30L and Alpha-40L provides a full line of accessories to assist in performing diverse labeling tasks while on the go. Accessories include a complete forklift and vehicle accessory solution that allows users to integrate the Alpha-30L and Alpha-40L Mobile Barcode Printers onto a forklift with intuitive RAM mount components.

Dynamic Remote Printer Management

SOTI Connect and TSC Console provide enterprise printer management to manage multiple tasks, reduce maintenance costs and avoid downtime of business-critical devices.

Industry-specific Durability Standards

The Alpha-30L and Alpha-40L have been tested to MIL-STD-810G military standards for drop and vibration, and can withstand 1.0 m (3.3 ft) tumble and a drop test of 1.8 m (6 ft) without protective case and 2.5 m (8.2 ft) with protective case. The Mobile Barcode Printers are rated IP54 for dust and water resistance.

Integrated Software Pack

TSC offers an advanced software pack for integrated solutions for customized label creation from different platforms.

  • Now available for both iOS and Android™ users
  • OPOS drivers for POS applications
  • Compatible with CPCL and ESC-POS printer languages

Industries

Made for: Manufacturing, Healthcare, Warehouse & Logistics and Retail Applications

Variants

  • TSC Alpha-30L USB-C, BT (iOS), NFC, 8 Punkte/mm (203dpi), RTC, Display (A30L-A001-0002)
    Mobile printer, retail, industrial, warehouse, direct thermal, resolution: 8 dots/mm (203dpi), media width (max): 80mm, print width (max): 72mm, roll diameter (max): 67mm, speed (max): 127mm/sec, USB-C, Bluetooth (iOS), NFC, Micro SD slot, Real Time Clock, LCD display, RAM: 128MB, Flash: 128MB, includes: AC adapter, power cord (EU), belt clip, battery, QSG.
  • TSC Alpha-30L USB-C, BT, WLAN, NFC, 8 Punkte/mm (203dpi), linerless, RTC, Display (A30L-A001-1012)
    Mobile printer, retail, industrial, warehouse, direct thermal, resolution: 8 dots/mm (203dpi), media width (max): 80mm, print width (max): 72mm, roll diameter (max): 67mm, speed (max): 127mm/sec, USB-C, Bluetooth, WLAN (802.11ac), NFC, Micro SD slot, linerless platen, real time clock, LCD display, RAM: 128MB, Flash: 128MB, includes: Power adapter, power cable (EU), belt clip, battery, QSG
  • TSC Alpha-30L USB-C, BT (iOS), NFC, 8 Punkte/mm (203dpi), linerless, RTC, Display (A30L-A001-0012)
    Mobile printer, retail, industrial, warehouse, direct thermal, resolution: 8 dots/mm (203dpi), media width (max): 80mm, print width (max): 72mm, roll diameter (max): 67mm, speed (max): 127mm/sec, USB-C, Bluetooth (iOS), NFC, Micro SD slot, linerless platen, real time clock, LCD display, RAM: 128MB, Flash: 128MB, incl.: AC adapter, power cord (EU), belt clip, battery, QSG.
Resolution

8 dots/mm (203 DPI)

Max. print speed

127 mm/sec

Max. print width

72 mm

Max. print length

2,794 mm

Printing method

Thermal Direct

RAM

128 MB SDRAM

Memory

128 MB

Extension

microSD card reader for Flash memory expansion, up to 32 GB

Media type

black mark, continuous (outside wound), Die cut, fan-fold, linerless, receipt

Media width

25.4 ~ 80mm with liner

Media thickness

0.06 ~ 0.16 mm

Media core diameter

12.7 mm (0.5"), 19.1 mm (0.75", with 0.75" ID adaptor

Interface

Either one selected, Type C (communication only), USB 2.0 + 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi with Bluetooth 4.2 + Passive NFC tag, USB C (communication only), USB 2.0 + MFi Bluetooth 5.0 + Passive NFC tag

Dimensions

117 mm x 191 mm x 79 mm

Weight

745g

Display

2.3” color LCD display

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