Intermec - PBX1 Series
Portable Wireless Receipt Printer

The Intermec PBX1 Series Receipt Printers are a range of wireless printers, providing the best available 2, 3 or 4" printing solution for your on-the-go workforce. These printers are designed for printing receipts for delivery, mobile point-of-sale, service, etc, as well as inventory management schedules, sales orders and more, where the time to finish of printing must be as short as possible.

With the fastest print speed and greater onboard memory of any mobile printer available today, these printers are able to deliver receipts and invoices 20 to 30% faster, while also easily handling complex graphical logos and promotional images.


  • Rugged design built for the field environment
  • Lightweight, belt clip configuration provides excellent portability
  • Long life field replaceable battery for all day printing
  • Serial and USB Communication Ports
  • Wireless Bluetooth or WiFI interface for hands free mobility
  • Easy paper roll replacement
  • Exceptional print quality for text, graphics and bar codes
  • Automatic sleep mode for maximum battery life
  • Optional magnetic card reader
  • IP54 rated (Excluding paper path)
  • Works with Intermec Smart Systems
  • 12 Month Return to Base Warranty with Extended Warranty Options Available


Physical Characteristics
Width101 mm127 mm160 mm
Height176 mm182 mm175 mm
Depth71 mm81 mm79 mm
Weight678g(with battery)828g(with battery)1189g(with battery)
Environmental Specifications
Operating Temperature-15C to 50C
Storage Temperature-30C to 70C
Operating Humidity10% to 90% (Non-Condensing)
Storage Humidity10% to 90% (Non-Condensing)
Rain & Dust ResistanceIP54 (Excluding Paper Path)
Drop Spec1.5m to concrete
(2m with protective case - PB21/31 only)
Battery Type7.2 LiIon7.2 LiIon14.8 LiIon
Battery Capacity2250mAh2250mAh2200mAh
Recharge Time180 minutes
Printer Mechanism
Resolution203dpi (8 dots/mm)
PrintheadDirect Thermal
Print Speed101.6 mm/sec
Print Width25.4mm to 55.8mm30.5mm to 83.8mm49.0mm to 111.5mm
Programming LanguageIPL, Fingerprint, ZSim, DSim, ESC-P
Memory16MB RAM, 64MB Flash
User InterfaceLCD and 4 buttons: standby, paper feed, setup, info.
Four audio status indicators: error, hardware change, button press and startup alerts.
ResidentEnglish and Latin
GraphicsSupports user-deined fonts, graphics, formats and layouts, including custom logos
Barcode SymbologiesAll major 1D and 2D symbologies are supported.
Media Specifications
Media TypeThermal Paper, one ply
Paper Width24.4 to 55.8 mm30.5 to 83.8 mm49.0 to 111.5 mm
Roll Diameter57 mm67 mm67 mm
Core Inner Diameter19 mm
StandardRS232C, USB
OptionalBluetooth, IEEE 802.11g WiFiBluetooth
Wireless SecurityAuthentication and Encryption Options: WPA, WPA2, WEP (64 and 128), 802.1x (EAP-TLS, TTLS, LEAP, PEAP, EAP-Fast (Pending)), 802.11i-ready
Optional Magnetic Card Reader3 track magnetic stripe reader supports ANSI, ISO 7811, AAMVA, CA MVA, RAW formats EMV-compatable smart card reader is EMV 2000, ISO 7816, CCID compliant
Ordering Information and Pricing
Part Number Model Number Description RRP
[A] Intermec PB21 Portable 2" Printer (Includes Battery and Belt Clip)
[B] Intermec PB31 Portable 3" Printer (Includes Battery and Belt Clip)
[C] Intermec PB51 Portable 4" Printer (Includes Battery and Belt Clip)
[D] Accessories
Power Supplies & Chargers
074866 Auto Adapter for cigarrete lighter 12v $88.00 H
852-915-001 Battery Charger, Quad (Requires AC adapter) $770.00 H
Holders, Straps, etc
074789 Handstrap Kit $55.00 H
825-191-001 Belt Clip, PB5x $88.00 H
Protective Case PB21 PC-PB21 Protective Case PB21
Protective Case PB31 PC-PB31 Protective Case PB31
075497 Cbl, Serial data, RoHS (PB2x/PB3x/PB42/PB5x/PW50 ) $110.00 H
321-611-102 Cable, USB-A to USB-Mini B Plug, 2M RoHS $88.00 H
206-875-102 Cable, Truck Power, 8ft RoHS $77.00 H
206-875-106 Cable, Truck Power, 16ft RoHS $77.00 H
206-875-109 Cable, Truck Power, 22ft RoHS $99.00 H
226-215-101 Cable, DC power, 4ft RoHS $88.00 H
226-215-102 Cable, DC power, 4ft , right angle RoHS $165.00 H
[E] Consumables
9-9057-542-7 PR5740T/40 Thermal Paper Roll 57mm(w) x 40mm(d) (Pk 40) $44.00 C
9-9080-556-2 PR8050T/24 Thermal Paper Roll 80mm(w) x 50mm(d) (pk 24) $41.80 C
9-9110-550-1 PR11050T/24 Thermal Paper Roll 110mm(w) x 50mm(d) (pk 24) $69.30 C
[F] Notes
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