Character display 15 characters x 2 lines and guidance area
(128 dot x 64 dot)
Screen contrast 5 levels (+2, +1, 0, -1, -2)


Print method Thermal Transfer
Print head 128 dot / 180 dpi
High resolution mode: Maximum 180 dpi × 360 dpi (when connected to a computer) *1
Print height 18.0 mm max. (when using 24 mm tape) *2
Print speed AC Adapter: Maximum 30 mm/sec.
Batteries: Maximum 20 mm/sec.
Actual print speed varies depending on the conditions.
Tape/Tube cassette Brother TZe tape cassette (3.5 mm, 6 mm, 9 mm, 12 mm, 18 mm, 24 mm widths)
Brother HSe tube cassette (5.8 mm, 8.8 mm, 11.7 mm, 17.7 mm, 23.6 mm widths)
No. of lines 24 mm tape: 1-7 lines; 18 mm tape: 1-5 lines;
12 mm tape: 1-3 lines; 9 mm tape: 1-2 lines;
6 mm tape: 1-2 lines; 3.5 mm tape: 1 line

Memory (local files)

Memory buffer size Maximum 18,297 characters
File storage Maximum 99 files

Memory (transferred)

File storage Maximum 99 templates, databases, and images each (total of 6 MB)

Power Supply

Power supply Six "AA" alkaline batteries (LR6) *3, Six "AA" Ni-MH rechargeable batteries (HR6) *3, Li-ion Battery (BA-E001), AC adapter (AD-E001)
Auto Power-off Six “AA” alkaline batteries (LR6) /Six “AA” Ni-MH rechargeable batteries (HR6): 20 min.
Li-ion Battery (BA-E001): 30 min.
AC adapter (AD-E001): 60 min.
(Use the Menu key to change the Auto Power-off setting for the Li-ion battery or AC adapter.)


USB Ver. 2.0 (Full Speed) (mini-B, Peripheral)
Wireless LAN IEEE802.11b/g/n
(Infrastructure Mode/Ad-hoc mode) *4


Dimensions Approx. 125.8 mm (W) x 249.9 mm (D) x 94.1 mm (H)
Weight Approx. 1,048 g (without tape cassette and batteries)


Operating temperature / humidity 10-35 °C/20-80% humidity (without condensation)
Maximum wet bulb temperature: 27 °C
*1 The high resolution mode cannot be used with Fabric Tape and Heat Shrink Tube.
*2 Actual character size may be smaller than maximum print height.
*3 Not included.
*4 Not all computers, mobile devices, and operating systems, may support Ad-hoc mode.