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SP700 series

Advanced, High Speed, Impact Receipt Printer

  • Receipt
  • Kitchen
  • Inspection Equip
  • MultiPly Form
  • MFi Certified
  • 18-Pin Print Head
  • 9-Pin Print Head
  • WebPRNT
  • 2-byte Character
  • 2 Color Printing
  • OPOS
  • Windows Driver
  • RS-232C Parallel
  • USB Ethernet
SP700 series


High speed, 9-pin high quality printer capable of producing 13 x 20 line receipts per minute (4.7 - 8.9 lps)
Compact footprint in either horizontal or vertical mode
"Drop-In & Print", easy paper loading
Internal power supply with universal cable, included at purchase
Literally drop a roll of paper into the printer, close the lid and the paper is loaded!
New longer life ribbon design featuring a 3 million character black ribbon and a longer life red / black version
New splash resistant design with easy-clean curves for robust kitchen / bar use
Featuring well-known Star reliability and support with an MCBF of 22 million lines
Two colour output for emphasis purposes
WebPRNT Support
  • Enables printing from Web-based applications via HTTP requests
    (WebPRNT I/F model)
    (Bluetooth I/F model via WebPRNT Browser)
  • StarWebPRNT Browser
Apple MFi Certified
(Bluetooth I/F model)

Certified by Apple Inc. for all iOS devices including: iPad, iPhone, iPod

Compatible with Various OS Environments

Offering printer drivers for Windows, Mac OS and Linux.
StarIO facilitates developers in easily designing mobile applications without complicated communication control on diverse operating systems like Windows Mobile, Windows CE, iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod) and Android

App Store  Google play

“Made for iPod,” “Made for iPhone,” and “Made for iPad” mean that an electronic accessory has been designed to connect specifically to iPod, iPhone, or iPad, respectively, and has been certified by the developer to meet Apple performance standards. Apple is not responsible for the operation of this device or its compliance with safety and regulatory standards. Please note that the use of this accessory with iPod, iPhone, or iPad may affect wireless performance.
Apple, the Apple logo, iPad, iPhone, iPod, iPod touch, iTunes, Retina, Mac, Mac OS and OS X are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
iPad Air and iPad mini are trademarks of Apple Inc.
App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.
The trademark “iPhone” is used with a license from Aiphone K.K.
IOS is a trademark or registered trademark of Cisco in the U.S. and other countries and is used under license.
Google Play is a trademark of Google Inc.
The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Star Micronics Co., Ltd. is under license.




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Print Method 9 Pin Serial Impact Dot Matrix
Printer Versions SP712 Tear Bar Mono and Red / Black Model
SP742 Autocutter Mono and Red / Black Model (full or partial cut)
SP712 / 742 with rewind Tear Bar and Autocutter Rewind Models
Interface Versions RS232 / Parallel / USB 2.0 / Bluetooth(*) / Without Interface
(* SP742 only)
Interface Options Ethernet
Print Speed Capable of printing 13 x 20 line receipts per minute from 4.7 to 8.9 lps depending on number of columns
Paper Feed Speed Approx. 5.6 inches per second
(@ continuous feed)
Print direction Bi-Directional, Logic Seeking
Print font: Character Matrix 7 x 9 (Half dot) / 5 x 9
Column capacity 42 / 35
Character Size (mm) 1.2 (W) x 2.42 (H) / 1.5 (W) x 2.42 (H)
Character Set 95 Alphanumeric, 32 International
Code Pages 40
Character Per Inch (CPI) 16.9 / 14.1
Paper Loading Drop-In and Print, Easy Load with see-through cover
Paper Handling Width with guide included 76mm (default), 69.5mm, 58mm (±0.5) x 85mm roll diameter
Thickness 1 ply 0.06 ~ 0.085mm
Copy Capability 2 ply Original + 1, 0.05 ~ 0.08 / piece, total less 0.14
Copy Capability 3 ply Original + 2, 0.05 ~ 0.08 / piece, total less 0.20
Wall Mount Facility Available on all models (up to 2 part paper)
Paper Sensors Paper End (Near End Sensor option - factory fit)
Ribbon Life: RC700B 3 million characters
RC700BR Black 1.5 million characters / Red 0.75 million characters
Data Buffer 8 Kbyte
Program ROM Flash Memory (16Mbit), NV bit image 256 Kbyte
Emulation Star Mode and ESC/POSTM
Power Supply INTERNAL Power Supply with power cable included
D.K.D. Function 2 Drivers
Reliability MCBF 22 Million Lines
Overall Dimensions 160 (W) x 245 (D) x 152 (H) mm
Weight SP712: 2.96Kg, SP742: 3.18Kg, SP712R: 3.43Kg, SP742R: 3.65Kg
EMI Standard VCCI Class A, FCC Class A, CE
Safety Standard UL, C-UL, TÜV, CB, EN60950
Options Buzzer, Wall mount / vertical use kit
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