TD 4 Printer Sitting on Warehouse Shelf Printing Labels

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TD 4 desktop
thermal printers


Print performance,
meet affordability.

Today’s eCommerce environment moves at the speed of light. You need to move inventory faster, track it better, and minimize costs with labeling solutions built for real work in SMB supply chain operations. Meet four-inch desktop thermal printers from Brother – in both direct thermal and thermal transfer models. These precision-built barcode label printers deliver the right levels of performance, quality, and integration at an exceptional value.

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Small and large volumes

Top thermal imaging performance and up to 8ips print speeds1,2 backed by seamless compatibility and connectivity. Help boost productivity and easily scale your barcode labeling capacity from hundreds to even thousands of labels.

Integrations to get printing fast

Integrate seamlessly with industry-leading WMS systems, connect to mobile devices, and print directly from within the SAP® Printer Vendor program.

Quality labels from a dependable printer

Details and accuracy matter. Print clean, crisp details – even for small fonts and mini barcodes – with 300dpi or 203dpi2. Plus, depend on an industry-leading limited warranty and Brother service and support.

Reliable printing that’s priced right

Combine leading performance and reliability with an affordable cost. Help cut costs upfront and improve your ROI with our affordable desktop thermal print solutions available.

Direct thermal vs. thermal transfer

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Direct thermal

Direct thermal print technology is ideal for producing high-quality labels that need to last six months or less, such as shipping labels, receipts, tickets, and labels for perishable goods.

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Thermal transfer

Thermal transfer printing is best suited for long-term labeling applications that will be used for more than six months or exposed to harsh conditions such as chemicals, light, high temperatures or water.

Which model is right for you?

TD 4 thermal transfer

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Network capability

Get printers that can be shared easily between multiple users and managed remotely, with thermal transfer print technology that ensures lasting quality.

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Wireless connectivity

Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth® MFi connectivity and thermal transfer technology let you print top-quality labels fast from a cart across your facility.

TD 4 direct thermal

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Standard resolution

These models produce 4-inch wide shipping labels, tags, and more with fast print speeds up to 8 inches per second1 and an affordable price.

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High resolution

Get a printer that produces 4-inch barcodes, shipping labels, tags, and more with the clarity of 300dpi print resolution and ultimate wireless connectivity.

Available TD 4 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


Smart solutions for your needs

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

See our software solutions
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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