Anser U2 Smart 1/2" Thermal Inkjet Printer | InkJet, Inc.

Anser U2 Smart 1/2" Thermal Inkjet Printer


Product Code

Anser U2 Smart 1/2" Thermal Inkjet Printer


Product Code

Looking for a cost-effective printer solution that doesn’t sacrifice print quality or reliability? The Anser U2 Smart 1/2" Thermal Inkjet Printer is the king of case coding. 

Compact enough to fit in your hand, the Anser U2 Smart is an easy-to-use TIJ printer that offers the best lifetime value on the market. Compatible with porous and semi-porous materials such as cardboard packaging, corrugated boxes, and wood, the Anser U2 Smart provides users with high-definition coding capabilities at an affordable price.



InkJet, Inc. divider

Features & Specifications

Lightweight and compact, the Anser U2 is easy to integrate into nearly any line setup. Once installed, the Anser U2 also offers simple operation, either inline on the 3.5-inch LCD screen or from a PC. During operation, the Anser U2’s dust cover, anti-shock mechanisms, and maintenance-free nozzle design help ensure extended periods of uninterrupted downtime.

Other benefits provided by the Anser U2 Smart include:

  • High-resolution DPI codes
  • Coding speeds up to 76.2 m/min (60.96 m/min at 300 DPI setting)
  • Zero-maintenance—no PMs or service required
  • A stock memory that can store up to 999 messages
  • Compatibility with a diverse ink portfolio
  • Porous and semi-porous substrate compatibility (compatible materials include paper, cardboard, sponge, untreated woods, waxed surfaces, coated paper, plaster, and concrete)

The Anser U2 Smart offers powerful coding specifications at an accessible price point. Capable of printing on corrugated boxes, lumber, and cardboard packaging, the Anser U2 Smart enables companies of all sizes to complete primary and secondary packaging applications. The system’s entry market pricing makes it a great choice for any facility that requires high flexibility in printer mounting.

Offering great mobility from one line to another with diverse coding abilities, some of the most common applications of the Anser U2 Smart 1/2" include:

Popular uses for the Handheld Anser U2 Pro-S 1/2" thermal inkjet printer include marking:

  • Food packaging
  • Contract manufacturing
  • Construction materials
  • Full-service 3PL and contract packaging
  • Secondary packaging across industries

For a better understanding of the Anser U2 Smart’s capabilities, consider the chart below to see the system’s full technical specifications.

Anser U2 Smart 1/2" Thermal Inkjet Printer Technical Specifications
Display 3.5” Color LCD with LED backlight
Input Device PC software or pocket-sized IR remote keypad
Print Engine Hewlett-Packard Thermal Ink Jet technology
LED Indicators Alarm, Ink low, Print, Run, Remote On/Off
Available Languages English, Chinese (Traditional), Chinese (Simplified), Japanese, Russian, Korean, German, Portuguese, Spanish, French, Italian, Turkish, Hungarian, Slovak, Czech, Swedish, Romanian, Serbian Latin, Serbian Cyrillic, Bulgarian, Polish, Vietnam
Sensor Internal photocell
Encoder External
Mounting Orientation Horizontal or downside
Max Printing Resolution 400(h) x 300(v) DPI (horizontal DPI varies from encoder setup, print quality is resolution and speed-dependent)
Printing Speed 76.2 m/min max speed, 60.96 m/min at 300 DPI setting
Max Printing Distance Recommended 6mm from nozzle to surface
Message Height Up to 25.4mm (1 inch), Selectable font size: 2.0mm, 2.8mm, 3.6mm, 5.4mm, 7.2mm, 9mm, 10mm, 11mm, 12.8mm, 16mm, 20mm, 22mm, 25.4mm
Print Capabilities Alphanumeric, logos, date/time, shift code, counter, lot box code
Barcode Compatibility Code-128, ITF-14(SCC-14), NVE(SSCC-18), EAN-128, PDF417, Data Matrix, QR Code, DUN-14, GS1 Datamatrix, GS1 DataBar, GS1 DataBar EXP, GS1 QR CODE, UPCA, UPCE, EAN-13, EAN-14, EAN-8, Codabar, Aztec Code, INTER25, CODEBAR, Code-39
Message Storage Capacity Internally store up to 999 messages
Input/Output RS-485, RS-232, USB, Wi-Fi & Ethernet
Electrical Requirements AC 100V~240V, 50/60Hz
Operating Temperature 5°C – 40°C (41°F – 104°F)
Dimensions (L/W/H) 114 (L) x 76 (W) x 60 (H) (mm)
Weight 0.49kg (1.08 lb.) – excluding cartridge and bracket
Standard Accessories Bracket set, power adapter, USB disk, remote control
Optional Accessories - Encoder (provides high print quality on unstable conveyor)
- Photocell (provides reliable and precise sensing parameters)
- Alarm kit (alerts users of any operating incidents)
InkJet, Inc. divider

Think the Anser U2 Smart 1/2″ Thermal Inkjet Printer May Be Right for Your Marking Needs? Call InkJet, Inc. Today

Highly mobile, easy to use, and capable of creating long-lasting markings on both porous and semi-porous surfaces, the Anser U2 Smart 1/2" thermal inkjet printer is one of the best TIJ values on the market. From barcodes to QR codes, expiration dates to lot numbers, the Anser U2 Smart is a great choice for a variety of coding applications.

To learn more about the Anser U2 Smart 1/2" thermal inkjet printer, contact us online today or call 1(800) 280-3245.

We use cookies on our website to support technical features that enhance your user experience.

We also use analytics & advertising services. To opt-out click for more information.