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TD 2 desktop
thermal printers

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Powerful, versatile, and conveniently portable

The TD 2 series of powered desktop thermal printers offer a feature-packed and extremely versatile alternative for creating labels, tags, receipts, and even wristbands up to two inches, wherever you need them. With a compact footprint up to 25% smaller than other 2-inch direct thermal printers and available rechargeable battery packs, these powerful desktop models also convert easily into mobile print stations.

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Print a wide variety of labels, tags, receipts, and wristbands at up to 6ips print speeds1.


Designing and printing labels has never been so easy with drop-in spindle-less media replacement, label design software, and built-in templates.


Get a space-saving design that easily fits in your workspace and is ideal for mobile carts.


Discover self-contained printing with an optional touch panel display, plus a range of easy-to-install accessories that expand your connectivity and portability options.

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Real features

  • Full-speed USB 2.0, Wi-Fi®, and Bluetooth® technology2
  • Print resolution up to 300dpi
  • Up to 6ips print speed1
  • Support for media rolls up to 5 inches in diameter
  • Adjustable edge-to-edge reflective media sensor
  • Optional long-life Li-ion rechargeable battery

Which model is right for you?

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Standard resolution

Print high-quality labels, tags, and receipts up to 2.4 inches with these compact, affordable, and capable desktop printers.

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High resolution

Print professional labels, tags, and receipts – or healthcare labels and wristbands – up to 2.4 inches with the consistent clarity of 300dpi print resolution.

Available TD 2 models

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TD 4
TD 2
P-touch Desktop
Print Technology Direct Thermal & Thermal Transfer Direct Thermal & Thermal Transfer Direct Thermal Thermal Transfer
Print Width 4in 1in to 4in 1in to 2in .13in to 1.4in
Uses High-Volume Labels Labels, Receipts, Tags Wristbands Labels, Receipts, Tags, Wristbands Laminated Labels
Resolution Up to 600dpi Up to 300dpi Up to 300dpi Up to 360dpi
Speed1 Up to 14ips Up to 8ips Up to 6ips Up to 3.1ips
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Exact features & specs may vary by model

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Case study

Busy Shell Food Mart Improves In-Store Price Labeling

Download this free case study to discover how the busy, 24-hour “Hindsdeli” Shell Food Mart adopted an easy-to-use price labeling system that keeps up with their nonstop operations.

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Smart solutions for your needs

Implement easily, update seamlessly, and print freely with innovative software and apps.

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Mobile Transfer Express
Mobile Transfer Express

With this app, you can transfer compatible label templates, databases, and images onto a label printer using your mobile device.

RJ-4040 Print
RJ-4040 Print

Print PDFs, images, and PRN files from iOS® ​devices to Brother mobile printers via a Wi-Fi® or MFi connection.

PJ-673 Print
PJ-673 Print

Print PDFs, images, and PRN files from iOS® devices to Brother mobile printers via a Wi-Fi® or MFi Bluetooth® connection.

Pro Label Tool
Pro Label Tool

Create labels for telecom, datacom, and electrical identifications on demand. Print from iOS® & Android devices to a Brother label printer via wireless network.  

Mobile Deploy
Mobile Deploy

Perform a complete printer update and configuration using a smart phone or tablet – all with the push of button.

Print SDK Demo
Print SDK Demo

Send and print image files or PDF files from your Android device via a Bluetooth®, USB, or Wi-Fi® connection. Compatible with designs and templates created with P-touch Editor.


Print and scan from your iOS® and Android devices to a Brother printer or all-in-one using Wi-Fi® or Bluetooth® connectivity.


Easily print from your iOS® and Android devices to a Brother printer using a Wi-Fi® network or Bluetooth® connectivity.

Brother iLink&Label
Brother iLink&Label

Download cable identifiers directly from the cloud and wirelessly send them to Brother P-touch EDGE 550W label printers.

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