Citizen CL-S700 Desktop Barcode Label Printer

Citizen CL-S700 Desktop Barcode Label Printer

The CL-S700 is designed for ease of use, the metal mechanism opens vertically to a full 90° to allow for easy ribbon access, while integrated ribbon control and positioning support precision printing on even small or specialist media. The CL-S700 also comes with the option to print in both direct thermal and thermal transfer modes.



  • Hi-Lift™ mechanism for easy ribbon and media loading.
  • Hi-Open™ case for vertical opening and safe closing.
  • Self-contained metal mechanism for durable operation.
  • Internal power supply for reliability.
  • Cross-Emulation™ automatic language detection.
  • Backlit LCD control panel for easy configuration.
  • Ingenious front-loading rewinder for peeling or batch mode.
  • Both Zebra® and Datamax® emulations as installed as standard.
  • 360 metre ribbon capacity for fewer ribbon changes with standard 1 inch ribbon cores.
  • ARCP™ ribbon anti-wrinkle and automatic tensioning system.
  • Adjustable media sensor as standard with label gap and black mark sensing.
  • Optional internal Wireless LAN and Ethernet interfaces.


Space-Saving Design Concept

The Citizen CL-S700 has Hi-Open™ case that lifts up vertically meaning that the printer’s footprint does not change as the cover is opened making it ideal for tight spaces.

Front Loading Rewinder

The Citizen CL-S700 is clever and unique including an internal rewinder that is simplicity itself to use. The front door drops down and the liner or labels are loaded.

Easy Configuration

The Citizen CL-S700 has a large graphic LCD that gives a clear indication of printer status and easy printer configuration.


Triple interface USB, parallel and serial built-in, exchangeable interface card slot for optional card from list below.


  • Courier
  • Logistic / Transport
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail
  • File/Folder labelling
  • Stationeries labelling
  • Assets tracking
  • Logistic labelling
  • Packing
  • Inventory labelling
  • Utilities
  • Shipping & Receiving
  • Postal & mailing
  • Luggage labelling
  • Work in process
  • Parts marking
  • Product labelling
  • Compliance labelling
  • Pallet labelling
  • Electronics parts labelling
  • Materials Management
  • Patient tracking
  • Laboratory specimen labelling
  • Pharmacy labelling
  • Healthcare Materials Management
  • Hospitals
  • Invoicing
  • Document Printing
  • Check-in
  • Education and Libraries



  • Technology
    Thermal Transfer & Direct Thermal
  • Resolution
    203 dpi (8 dots per mm)
  • Emulations (Languages)
    Datamax® I-Class™ & DMX400™, Zebra® ZPL-II®.
    Cross-Emulation™ automatic detection. BASIC interpreter for data steam processing.
  • Print Speed (maximum)
    10 inches per second (254 mm / second)
  • Print Width (maximum)
    4.10 inches, 104.1 mm
  • Media Width (min to max)
    1.00 inches to 4.65 inches (12.5 mm to 118.1 mm)
  • Media Thickness (min to max)
    0.0025 – 0.01 inches (0.0635 – 0.254 mm)
  • Media Sensor
    Fully adjustable rear sensor and high-resolution front sensor
  • Media Length (min to max)
    0.25 inches to 64.00 inches (6.35 mm to 1625.6 mm)


  • Internally
    8 inches (200 mm) diameter
  • Externally
    8 inches with optional holder.
  • Core size
    1 inch (25mm)


  • Size
    3.40 inches (86.5 mm) maximum Diameter.
    450 meter
  • Cores
    1 inch
  • Ribbon Winding
    Ink side in or out
  • Ribbon Type
    Wax, Wax/Resin or Resin Type
  • Ribbon System
    ARCP™ automatic ribbon tension adjustment


  • Serial: (RS-232C)
    USB: (version 1.1)


  • Parallel: (IEEE-1284)
    Wireless: LAN (802.11b, g, n)
  • Ethernet: (10/100 BaseT)
  • Case
    Hi-Open™ metal case with safe close
  • Mechanism
    Hi-Lift mechanism with 90° opening
  • Control Panel
    4-line back-lit graphic LCD and 4 buttons
  • RAM (Standard Memory)
    16.0 Mb total, 1.0 Mb available for user
  • Flash (Non-Volatile Memory)
    4.0 Mb total, 1.0 Mb available for user
  • Windows® drivers and software
    Free-of-charge on CD including design software supporting Windows® XP®, 2003- 2008, Vista™, Windows 7


  • Width:
    255 mm
  • Height:
    265 mm
  • Depth:
    490 mm
  • Weight
    13.3 kg)
  • Printer
    2 Years on Printer
  • Head Warranty
    50 Kms or 6 months on the printhead