TSC TDP-225 2-inch Wide Direct Thermal Desktop Series (TDP-225, TDP-324)


Desktop Bar Code Printer TDP-225

Desktop Barcode Printer


The Small Label Printer With Big Features

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Built with TSC durability, reliability and commitment to innovation, the 2-inch-format TDP-225 direct thermal printer features a compact design and high performance engine that make it ideal for retail and other labeling applications.

Standard configuration: 8MB SDRAM, 4MB Flash, RS-232, USB 2.0, MicroSD card slot for memory expansion
Standard accessories: Windows labeling software CD, QIG, USB cable, Power cord, External universal switching power supply

Most Popular Models
99-039A001-0001 TDP-225 direct thermal label printer, 203 dpi, 5 ips (beige) USB and Serial
99-039A001-0201 TDP-225 direct thermal label printer, 203 dpi, 5 ips (beige) USB and Ethernet $415

Other Printer Models
99-039A001-0011 TDP-225 direct thermal label printer, 203 dpi, 5 ips (beige) USB and Serial with peel and present $345
99-039A001-0301 TDP-225 direct thermal label printer, 203 dpi, 5 ips (beige) USB and Ethernet with LCD display
TDP-225W 6.5-inch OD with LCD Thermal Printer
TDP225W 99-039A002-0301 (New)

99-039A001-0101 TDP-225 direct thermal label printer, 203 dpi, 5 ips (beige) USB and Serial with LCD display $385
99-039A035-0001 TDP-324 direct thermal label printer, 300 dpi, 4 ips (beige) USB and Serial

98-0390035-00LF Ethernet + USB module -- replaces RS-232 Serial Port $100
98-0390034-00LF RS-232 Serial + USB Interface module replaces Ethernet Port $21
99-125A041-00LF Bluetooth module (user option) Requires Serial Port installed
99-125A041-00LF Bluetooth Module (user option)
99-125A041-00LF (New)

Options and Accessories
98-0390031-00LF TDP-225/225W Series Peel-off module (dealer option beige)
98-0390031-00LF Peel-off module Beige
98-0390031-00LF (New)

98-0390038-00LF TDP-225/ 225W Series Guillotine cutter module (dealer option beige)
98-0390038-00LF Cutter module Beige
98-0390038-00LF (New)

99-117A002-0000 KP-200 Plus, stand-alone keyboard unit (user option)
30-0170005-00LF Protective membrane for KP-200 / KU-007 Plus keyboards

Extended Warranty
03920-00-A0-36-10 TSC, WARRANTY, TDP-225/TDP-324/TDP-225W/324W, STD, PRIORITY DEPOT, 3YR, BUY WITH PRINTER, US $75
03920-00-A0-60-10 TSC, WARRANTY, TDP-225/TDP-324/TDP-225W/324W, STD, PRIORITY DEPOT, 5YR, BUY WITH PRINTER, US $150


The TDP-225 prints at 5 ips and is the first low-cost compact 2-inch desktop printer to offer an optional LCD display for easy tracking of print job status. Other outstanding features include an inexpensive internal Ethernet adapter for easy integration into networks and an optional keyboard for printing labels in stand-alone or down-time situations.

Designed with no losable parts, the compact TDP-225 fits into tight spaces and supports a wide range of applications. It also features a user-friendly clamshell design that allows users to simply open the cover and drop labels into a spring-loaded 5-inch OD media bay. Top-of-form sensing by gap, black mark or notch is standard, and the black mark sensor is completely adjustable from side to side.

With enhanced electronics, the TDP-225 offers a 200 MHz processor, standard memory of 4 MB Flash, 8 MB SDRAM and a MicroSD expansion slot that increases Flash storage up to 4 GB. The printer supports standard industry emulations, including the Eltron and Zebra languages.

ModelPrinting MethodResolutionMax. Print WidthMax. Print LengthMax. Print Speed
TDP-225Direct Thermal203 dpi2.13"90"5 ips
  • Key Features
    • High quality double-walled clamshell design
    • 5-inch OD media capacity
    • Up to 127 mm (5"] per second print speed
    • Easy media loading
    • Head-up sensor
    • SD Flash memory expansion up to 4 GB
    • Serial and USB 2.0 connectivity
    • Optional front LCD display
    • Optional internal Ethernet
    • Optional peel-off module, cutter module, Bluetooth module, stand-alone keyboard & scanner
  • Applications
    • Retail point-of-sale
    • Shelf labeling
    • Product marking
    • Healthcare specimen labeling
    • Healthcare patient tracking
    • Inventory and asset management
    • Small office or home office mailing
    • Shipping
    • File-folder labeling