Bixolon XD-3-40d Direct Thermal Label Printer


  • $330.00

Available with 2 different interface options:

  • Standard: USB
  • Optional: USB + Serial + Ethernet

Following in the footsteps of the industry recognised SRP-E770 series, the entry-level XD3-40d is a new Direct Thermal 4-inch (118mm) Desktop workhorse offering day-to-day quality 203 dpi output across your logistics, warehousing and manufacturing installations. Simple to setup and use, the XD3-40d also benefits from tool-less printhead and platen replacement to ensure uptime is maximised. Product or asset labelling, Document management, patient and quest identification, Shipping and logistics printing, the XD3-series offers a balance of cost and performance.

Basic Functions

  • Printing speed up to 5 ips (127 mm/sec)
  • Fully compatible with market-leading programming languages
  • Simple to set up through a single LED
  • Smart switch programming languages without setting the mode

User-Friendly Design

  • Easy paper loading with adjustable paper guide and holder
  • Simply set up media sensor
  • External paper supply
  • Toolless maintenance of roller and print head
  • Suitable for both 1/2-inch and 1-inch core ribbon (74 m and 300 m)

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Printer Specifications

Print Method: Direct Thermal
Print Speed: Up to 5 ips (127 mm/sec)
Print Resolution: 203 dpi
Print Width: Up to 104 mm
Print Length: Up to 1,000 mm
Sensor: Transmissive(Fixed), Reflective(Adjustable), Head Open

Media Characteristics

Media Type: Gap, Black Mark, Notch, Continuous, Fan-Fold
Media Width: 15 ~ 118 mm
Media Roll Diameter: Up to 127 mm
Media Thickness: 0.06 ~ 0.20 mm
Supply Method: Easy Paper Loading
Inner Core: 25.4 ~ 38.1mm

Physical Characteristics

Dimensions (WxDxH): 181 x 222 x 168 mm
(7.13 x 8.74 x 6.62 inch)
Weight: 1.7kg (3.75 lbs.)
Electrical: EnergyStar Certified,
External Power Adaptor 100-240V AC,

Performance Characteristics

Memory: 64 MB SDRAM, 128 MB Flash


  • Standard: USB
  • Optional: USB + Serial + Ethernet

Real Time Clock: Not Supported

Environment Characteristics


Operating: 0 ~ 40℃ (32 ~ 104℉)
Storage: : -20 ~ 60℃ (-4 ~ 140℉)


Emulation: SLCS™, BPL-Z™ (ZPLII), BPL-E™ (EPL)

Driver / Utility

  • Windows Driver (Europlus / Seagull)
  • Linux / Mac CUPS Driver
  • Virtual COM USB / Ethernet Driver
  • Utility Program
  • OPOS Driver
  • Bartender Ultralite for BIXOLON
  • Label Artist-II™

SDK / Plugin: Windows SDK, Linux SDK

Fonts / Graphics / Symbologies


Bitmap Fonts (SLCS , BPL-Z, BPL-E) / Scalable Fonts (SLCS, BPL-Z) / Unicode supported (UTF-8, UTF-16LE, UTF-16BE)


Supporting user-defined fonts, graphics, formats and logos

Barcode Symbologies

1D: Codabar, Code 11, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128, EAN-13, EAN-8, Industrial 2-of-5, Interleaved 2-of-5, Logmars, MSI, Plessey, Postnet, GS1 DataBar (RSS-14), Standard 2-of-5, UPC/EAN extensions, UPC-A, UPC-E, IMB

2D: Aztec, Codablock, Code49, Data Matrix, MaxiCode, MicroPDF417, PDF417, QR Code, TLC39


Standard: Cable-USB

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