Apex 3 Mobile Printer - 78828U1-3

Apex 3 Mobile Printer - 78828U1-3
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Product Description

Fast, Light, Economical

The Apex 3 offers a solution to the demand for an affordable, light weight and compact three-inch portable thermal receipt printer without compromising on quality and reliability. The Apex 3 prints a receipt of up to 3.14” wide and has the key features and functions required to meet the expanding requirements associated with retail, hospitality, law enforcement, car rental and field service applications.

The Apex 3 comes standard with wireless communication. An optional 3-track magnetic card reader allow for easy credit card payments. A powerful Arm-7, 32-bit processor allows for fast receipt printing, high quality receipts and ample flash and SRAM memory that is under direct user control allows the user to store logos, fonts, graphics and barcodes for fast adaptability to changing business requirements.

The Apex 3i is an Apple® certified MFi printing solution designed to meet the growing trend of B2B applications that utilize Apple® iOS devices. With its high reliability, ease of use and light weight, is a perfect complement for mobile POS, route accounting and direct store delivery applications that are increasing seeing the benefits of utilizing Apple® iOS devices. Lightweight and small enough to carry through a complete shift, the Apex 3 and Apex 3i portable receipt and label printers can be worn on a belt or optional shoulder strap without feeling cumbersome.

Easy to use with its simple receipt paper loading system and high capacity battery that lasts through a 12 hour shift, the Apex 3 and Apex 3i will keep up with the mobile worker during a busy shift while keeping your costs at bay.

Specifications at-a-glance:

  • 3” direct thermal printer
  • 2.83” [72 mm] print width
  • 3.14” [80 mm] media roll width


Manufacturer Part Number 78828U1-3
DPI 203dpi
Print Width 3"
Durability General Purpose
Printer Type Mobile
Print Method Direct Thermal Receipt
Printer Communication USB / Bluetooth
Media Handling No Additional Options
Flash Memory 4MB
RFID Capable No RFID Encoder
Real Time Clock Does not include Real Time Clock


Dimensions (HxWxD):

Apex 2: 135 x 103 x 60 mm (5.1 x 4.1 x 2.4 in)

Apex 3: 156 x 127 x 58 mm (6.1 x 5.0 x 2.3 in)

Apex 4: 191 x 166 x 63 mm (7.5 x 6.5 x 2.5 in)

Weight:* 0.42 kg (14.7 oz); 0.52 kg (18.5 oz); 0.75 kg (26.5 oz) Weight:** 0.53 kg (18.7 oz); 0.75 kg (26.5 oz); 1.02 kg (36.1 oz)

Drop Specification: 1.2 m (4 ft



Operating Temperatures: -10°C to 50°C (14°F to 122°F)

Storage Temperatures: -20°C to 60°C (4°F to 140°F)

Charging Temperatures: 5°C to 40°C (41°F to 104°F)

Relative Humidity Range: 10% RH to 85% RH non-condensing

ESD Protection: 8kV air gap, 4kV contact



Printhead: Direct Thermal; 8 dots per mm (203 dots per in)

Print Mechanism Speed: 51 mm per second (2 in per second)



Serial: (Apex 2 and Apex 3 only),

RS232, up to 115.2 kbps

USB: 2.0 (Apex 3 and Apex 4 only)

Bluetooth® (Class 1): Version 2.1 IrDA: IrLPT v1.0; IrCOMM v1.0



Media Type: Direct thermal receipt paper (standard, premium, heavy duty, long-life, image protect, hitemp, and all weather)



Linear Symbologies: Codes 39, Code128 A/B/C, UCC/EAN-128, Interleaved2 of 5, UPC/EAN/JAN and Codabar, GSI Databar, Code 93

2D Symbologies: PDF417, QR Code

Optional Characters: Simplified & traditional Chinese, Hebrew, Arabic, Polish, Greek, Cyrillic, Thai, Vietnamese, Hagul (Korean)

Graphics: Supports 8-bit graphic printing, custom font, logo downloading

Standard Fonts: ASCII, International, PC line draw: 12CPI, 16CPI, 19CPI, 21CPI, 24CPI, 13CPI rotated



Configuration Utility Includes: Firmware upgrade, font download, Bluetooth® set-up, communications parameter set-up; printer custom attributes set-up, logo download

Drivers: Windows, CE and Desktop Form Fiesta Page Printing Utility

Bootloader for Uploading Firmware


Product Attachments

View FileDatamax APEX 3 Quick Start Guide    Size: (1.87 MB)
View FileDatamax APEX 3 User Guide    Size: (569.26 KB)

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