DP8340FD Serial Friction, Black / Red
DP8340FC Parallel Friction, Black / Red
DP8340SD Serial Sprocket, Black / Red
DP8340SC Parallel Sprocket, Black / Red

SP700 – Advanced high speed two colour matrix receipt printer

The DP8340 was the first POS printer manufactured by Star but such is its uniqueness that there is still high demand for it today.

An extremely robust and reliable printer, it is the only small dot matrix printer on the market capable of printing on paper up to 114mm wide and with the option of a 12V power supply, making it an ideal mobile printer to install in lorries and vans printing delivery invoices.  Its high reliability and low cost means the DP8340 is also suitable as a data logging or record printer in unattended environments.


  • Fast receipt printer capable of producing barcodes, labels and tickets at at 250mm/second
  • “Drop-In & Print” easy paper loading
  • Black mark sensor for fixed length labels and tickets
  • 60,000,000 lines CRT reliability and compatible with most operating platforms
  • Full or partial cut autocutter (centre)
  • Ergonomic splash resistant design with easy clean case and splash proof cover available
  • Double Density (406x 203dpi) print resolution for high quality graphics and barcodes.
  • Advanced Configuration Utility with the ability to configure graphics or coupons without expensive software changes or complicated set up procedures.


DP8340 Specifications


Max. Print Speed Up to 2 lps (bidirectional)
Resolution 203 dpi, 406 x 203 dpi selectable
No. of Columns 40 (12 CPI) 48 or 60 column option
Autocutter Tear Bar Only
Paper Width 114mm
Paper Thickness Max. 0.09mm
Paper Roll Standard Option Roll Paper or Sprocket Fanfold, Max. 80mm diameter
Media Presentation  
Print Width 84.3mm
Interface Serial, Parallel
Ink Ribbon Black / Red (SF-03BR), Black (SF-03B)
Power Supply External Option PS8340
Power Consumption  
Energy Star  
Reliability 10 Million Lines
Dimensions (W x D x H) mm Weight 202 x 200 x 98 1.9kg
  • Wall Mount Bracker
  • In Vehicle Power Cable


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