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WPL205 Direct Thermal Barcode Printer


WPL205 Desktop Barcode Printer

The Wasp WPL205 is a low-profile, direct thermal only desktop barcode label printer designed to meet light to medium-duty barcode printing requirements. The durable clamshell design and low total cost of ownership make the WPL205 a well suited option for printing non-permanent labels for shipping, visitor identification, and retail applications to name a few. Ideal for printing 4x6 shipping labels.

The WPL205 comes standard with USB, serial (RS232), and parallel connectivity options. Print speed of up to 5” inches per second at 203 dpi resolution is supported by 8 MB of SDRAM, and 4 MB of Flash memory. Memory can be upgraded via a SD card expansion slot. The WPL205 also includes a built-in label peeler, which presents a peeled label for speedy application to product or visitor. ZPL, EPL, and WPL emulation are also included to ensure application compatibility.

The Wasp WPL205 comes with a 2-year manufacturer’s warranty covering material defects.

If you would like to upgrade this coverage, WaspProtect extended service plans cover accidental breakage and can provide coverage beyond the original warranty.


  • Direct Thermal printing
  • 4.25" inch max. print width
  • 203 dpi print resolution
  • 5" inch per second print speed (3" inch per second when using peeler)
  • 8 MB SDRAM, 4 MB Flash memory with SD expansion slot
  • WPL, ZPL, EPL emulation
  • Accepts label rolls with 5" maximum outer diameter
  • Compact, clamshell design
  • See-through media viewing window
  • USB, serial (RS232), and parallel connectivity standard


  • Value packed desktop barcode printer for printing non- permanent barcode labels
  • Easy to load media
  • Increased productivity and high throughput
  • Integrated peeler speeds application of labels to package
  • Clamshell form permits easy and rapid media installation
  • All in one firmware supports most popular barcode printing formats

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