Receipt PrinterCT-S280

A compact and economical model.

Paper Width
Print Method
Direct Thermal Printing
  • Auto Cutter
  • Buzzer
  • Cash Drawer Kicker
  • Drop-in Paper Loading
  • Internal Power Supply (with extended base option)
  • Receipts
  • Kitchen
  • Barcodes


  • Drop-in paper loading mechanism

    Features a drop-in paper loading mechanism for easy loading. Easy to clean the head and clear paper jams.

  • Direct thermal head method for quiet operation and high quality

  • Capable of high-speed printing at 80mm/sec.

  • Uses a universal design to further improve operability.

  • Clear printing of kanji at 24 dots. (JIS First and Second Level compatible)

  • Interfaces available for Bidirectional Parallel (IEEE1284/Centronics compliant), Serial (RS-232C), and USB (Virtual COM)

  • Built-in Flash Memory Capable of registering user-created fonts, logos, etc.

  • Equipped with a 4 K-byte input buffer that allows smooth data transfer.

  • Page mode allows printing layout flexibility.

  • Lightweight Design Hook hole on the bottom allows wall installation.

  • Available for OEM

Main Applications

  • Receipts

  • Tickets

  • Kitchen

  • Barcode Printing

Used in the following industries

  • Retail

  • Hospitality

Basic Functions

  • Drop-in Paper Loading
  • Thermal
Supported Interfaces
  • USB
  • Serial
  • Parallel
Available Drivers
  • Windows
  • CUPS


Print Method Direct Thermal Printing
Printing Width (Total Dot Number) 48mm/384 dots
Dot Density Horizontal, Vertical 8 dots/mm (203 dpi)
Maximum Printing Speed 80mm/sec. (Highest Speed, Printing Density Level 100%)
Line Spacing 4.23mm (1/6 inch) configurable by command
Paper Thermal Paper Roll: 58mm×φ83mm
Paper Thickness: 0.065mm to 0.075mm
Number of Columns Printable Font A: 32 columns (12×24 dots)
Font B: 42 columns (9×24 dots)
Font C: 48 columns (8×16 dots)
Kanji Font A: 16 columns
Kanji Font C: 24 columns
Character Size Font A: 1.5×3mm
Font B: 1.13×3mm
Font C: 1×2mm
Kanji Font A: 3×3mm
Kanji Font C: 2×2mm
Character Types Alphanumeric characters, international characters, code 850/852/857/858/860/863/864/865/866, WPC1252, Katakana, Thai code 18, Kanji (JIS first, second), Kana, JIS C 6226-1983
Logo Registration/Printing Flash memory can record user-created fonts or logos
Barcodes UPC-A/E, JAN (EAN) 13 digits/8 digits, ITF, CODE39, CODE 128, CODABAR, CODE93
Interfaces Serial (RS-232C), Parallel (IEEE1284 compliant, Centronics compliant), USB
Input Buffer 4K or 45 bytes
Power Supply Voltage Rated Input: AC 100 to 240V, 50/60Hz, DC 8.5V (DC 8.5V is direct current without using AC adapter)
Usage Environment Operating Environment Temperature/Humidity: 5 to 45°C 10 to 85% RH (no condensation)
Storage Environment Temperature/Humidity: -20 to 60°C 10 to 90% RH (no condensation)
Mass Main Unit: Approx. 430g
External Dimensions 106 (W) x 170 (D) x 116.5 (H) mm
Reliability Print Head Life: pulse-resistant 1x108 pulse (Print Rate 12.5%)
Wear Resistance 50km (room temperature, room humidity, specified recommended paper)
Standards Compliance VCCI Class A, UL, C-UL, FCC Class A, TUV, GS, CE Marking
Accessories AC Adapter: ×1
Thermal Paper Roll (1 roll) *Small diameter roll is included as accessory



(Unit: mm)


For the interface, select one connection method from the available factory options.

Factory OptionsOne of the following connection methods can be selected

  • USB
  • Serial
  • Parallel

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