P8000 Cabinet
The Cabinet P8000 Line Matrix Printer delivers the most flexible design, adaptable functionality and manageable savings of any line matrix printer. With the Enclosed Cabinet model, you gain multiple options for paper handling including:

  • Optional Rear Slide-Out Paper Drawer with ergonomic features, such as lifting handles that provide the user easier handling and better grip on full box loads
  • Optional Front Paper Access, which is ideal for supporting operations in confined spaces
  • Optional Expanded Doors to accommodate larger forms
  • Our quietest printer for environments where noise is a consideration
  • Configurations and printing speeds ranging from 500 to 2,000 lines per minute
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Flexible Design. Printronix modified its industry-leading line matrix technology to address evolving user requirements.

• Sheet metal promotes increased durability and quieter acoustics

Adaptable Functionality. The P8000 Cartridge series adapts to almost any supply-chain or back-office environment.

• USB 2.0 and Serial connectivity included as standard features. Parallel and Ethernet available as options.

• PowerPrint™ delivers improved print clarity and print darkness on multi-part forms by increasing impact energy. PowerPrint is a standard feature on P8000 printers with a 1,000 line-per- minute print speed.

Manageable Savings. The P8000 Cartridge is a smart purchase.

• New backward-compatible cartridge ribbon reduces inventory management cost and eliminates ordering and installation confusion

• Enhanced remote management functionality allows you to manage configuration settings and monitor printer status & ribbon life from anywhere.

• New energy efficient technology lowers idle power consumption by 55% and boosts operating efficiency

P8000 P8000H
Connectivity/Interfaces: Standard: USB 2.0 and Serial RS-232
Optional: Ethernet – 10/100 Base T Parallel – IEEE-1284 Centronics
Standard: USB 2.0 and Serial RS-232
Optional: Ethernet – 10/100 Base T Parallel – IEEE-1284 Centronics
Character Pitch (characters per inch) 10, 12, 13.3, 15, 16.7, 17.1, 20 double byte characters: 5, 6, 7, 7.5
single byte characters: 10, 12, 13.3, 15, 16.7, 17.1, 20
Line Spacing (lines per inch) 6, 8, 10.3, n/72, n/216 6, 8, n/120, n/180
Graphics Resolution 180 dpi Horizontal, 144 dpi Vertical (max) 180 dpi Horizontal, 180 dpi Vertical (max)
Dot Size 16.7 mil (.42mm) 11.0 mil (.28 mm)
Emulations Standard: LP+ (Printronix P-Series, P-Series XQ, Serial Matrix, IBM ProPrinter III XL, Epson FX-1050)
Optional: ANSI, IPDS, PCL 2, DEC LG, TN5250/TN3270, Graphics emulation PGL and VGL
Standard: LQ1600K
Optional: OKI (HANSI GB)
Character Sets 9 plus character sets including ECMA Latin 1, DEC Multinational, IBM Code Page 437 and 850, OCR A, OCR B, UTF8 encoded Unicode Hanzi GB: GB 18030-2000, UTF8 encoded Unicode
Hanzi BIG5: BIG5, CNS, TCA, WTEN, IBM 5550, TELETEXT,WANG, BIG5+, BIGE, UTF8 encoded Unicode
Hangul KS: Unified Hangul code, UHC (KSC 5601-1992), UTF8 encoded Unicode
KANJI SJIS: Shift JIS, UTF8 encoded Unicode
Fonts NLQ Serif, NLQ Sans Serif, Data Processing, High Speed, OCR A, OCR B Letter Quality, Near Letter Quality, Normal, High Speed, Super High Speed, Ultra High Speed, SONG for Hanzi GB, MING for Big5
Barcodes 30 resident symbologies, including Code 39, EAN 8/13, UPC A/E, Intelligent Mail, Postnet, Royal Mail, Interleaved 2 of 5, PDF 417, Data Matrix 30 resident symbologies, including Code 39, EAN 8/13, UPC A/E, Intelligent Mail, Postnet, Royal Mail, Interleaved 2 of 5, PDF 417, Data Matrix
Printer Software Printronix PrintNet Enterprise remote management software, SAP device support Printronix PrintNet Enterprise remote management software, SAP device support
Printer Drivers AC input range 100-240 VAC, 50/60 HZ AC input range 100-240 VAC, 50/60 HZ
Power Consumption (typical-maximum) P8005 / P8205 280 watts Max 320 watts
P8010 / P8210 300 watts Max 320 watts
P8215 435 watts Max 601 watts
P8220 450 watts Max 601 watts
P8003H / P8203H 300 watts Max 320 watts
P8006H / P8206H 435 watts Max 601 watts
P8208H 450 watts Max 601 watts
Power Consumption (Power-Saver Mode) Less than 5 watts Less than 5 watts
Operating Temperature Environmental Operating Temperature 50° to 104° F, 10° to 40° C Environmental Operating Temperature 50° to 104° F, 10° to 40° C
Paper Type Continuous, fan folded, edge-perforation Continuous, fan folded, edge-perforation
Print Width 13.6″ (345mm) 13.6″ (345mm)
Media Copies Up to 6 part; up to 4 part for Zero Tear models Up to 6 part; up to 4 part for Zero Tear models
Media LENGTH 0.025” (0.64mm) max 0.025” (0.64mm) max
Media Width 3″(76mm) to 17″(432mm) 3″(76mm) to 17″(432mm)
Media Weight Single Ply 15 lb. Bond to 100 lb. Tag (56 to 163 gm/M2) 15 lb. Bond to 100 lb. Tag (56 to 163 gm/M2)
MTBF 10,000 hours at 25% duty cycle and 25% page density 10,000 hours at 25% duty cycle and 25% page density
Consumable/Ribbons Standard Life Cartridge Ribbon: 17,000 pages
Extended Life Cartridge Ribbon: 30,000 pages
Standard Life HD Cartridge Ribbon: 18,000 pages
Extended Life HD Cartridge Ribbon: 34,000 pages
Height: 40.5” (1028.7 mm) 40.5” (1028.7 mm)
Width: 27″ (685.8 mm) 27″ (685.8 mm)
Depth: 29″ (736.6 mm) 29″ (736.6 mm)
Printer Weight: 200 lbs (90.7 Kg) 200 lbs (90.7 Kg)
Shipping Printer Weight: 265 lbs (120.2 Kg) 265 lbs (120.2 Kg)
Acoustic Noise (dBA) per ISO 7779: P8205: 50
P8210: 50
P8215: 52
P8220: 55
P8203H: 50
P8206H: 52
P8208H: 55