Star SP742 Overview The SP700 impact printer is the latest addition to the Star Micronics robust line of printers. Built specifically to work in environments where heat and humidity can erode the type on the kitchen order, the SP700 is an ideal solution. This fast, two-color printer offers crisp, clear type for easy viewing, a clamshell design for drop in paper loading and an embedded power supply for space efficiency. The SP700 comes with the Drivers CD. The Star SP700 comes with a 3 year warranty and is eligible for the Star Extended Warranty and Swap a Star advanced replacement program.
Printer, user guide, and power cable included. Interface cables sold separately.
Compatible Operating Systems:
Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 (32-Bit and 64-Bit), Windows 8 (32-Bit and 64-Bit) MAC OS 10.5+ compatible, MAC OS X Drivers only available with the USB/Ethernet Models.
13 x 20 line receipts per minute from 4.7 to 8.9 lps depending on number of columns
0.06 - 0.08mm
70mm (standard) / 58mm (With Paper Guide)
Printer Ink Colors
Black / Black & Red
Black: 3 Million Characters Black/Red: 1.5 Million Characters (Black) / 0.75 Million Characters (Red)
RC700B / RC700BR
22 Million Lines
Hardware High Speed (4.7 LPS) High Relability Clamshell Splash Resistant Design Embedded Power Supply Recessed Cable Connections Small Footprint Paper Window Swappable Communication Interfaces “Drop In & Print” Paper and Ribbon Loading Prints Up to 3 Copies At Once Digitally Signed Drivers (WHQL) Installation CD Included
The Included Receipt Redesign Software allows you to EASILY: Add Images (Logos, Coupons and More) Create a Virtual Serial Port for Legacy Applications Configure an Ethernet Interface Configure Memory Switch Settings StarIO SDK
Star Mode, ESC/POS
RS232 / Parallel / USB / Without Interface / Ethernet
Windows® XP Vista (32 bit / 64 bit) Windows 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Server 2008 (32 bit / 64 bit) CE XP Embedded POS for .NET
Warranty - Standard
Cutter (SP742), Tear Bar (SP712) or Journal Model 5 ft. Power Cord Embedded Power Supply 58mm Guide Power Switch Cover CD Including Drivers with Software Utilities Setup Guide
Bottom Line: Star SP700 is a great choice for consumers that want a full featured printer at an affordable price.
Points to take note of:
1: SP700 works well in either hot and moist environments.
2: All necessary cables, driver disc, included in the box.
3: Print receipts up to two colors (uses red/black ribbons)
4: Print multiple copies (2-ply plain roll)
5: Great for long lasting receipts
Pros: Fast Auto-cutting of receipts. Works in hot and moist environments