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The first printer specifically designed as a colour upgrade to black-and-white thermal transfer printers1, the ColorWorks CW-C6000P inkjet printer delivers on-demand, 4" colour labels at a comparable price2. Engineered for mission-critical applications, this reliable printer speeds through labels at up to 5" per second3. Featuring up to 1200 dpi resolution, the CW-C6000P produces crisp images comparable to pre-printed labels. Compatible with ZPL II, SAP® and more, and built to accommodate remote printer management, this versatile printer offers seamless integration with your existing workflow. The first colour inkjet label printer to offer a peel-and-present option4, it’s ideal for fast, print-and-apply applications.

The C6000P gloss printer comes with black ink optimized for gloss label media, which works on the widest variety of substrates, compared to the matte black ink.

Printing Technology:

Serial inkjet PrecisionCore TFP

Print Resolution:

Max. Speed: 300 x 600 dpi

Speed: 600 x 600 dpi

Normal: 600 x 600 dpi

Quality: 600 x 1200 dpi

Max. Quality: 1200 x 1200 dpi

Print Width:

4.25" (108 mm)

Image Security:

Nozzle Verification Technology, auto head maintenance and auto missing dot compensation


Ink Type:

UltraChrome® DL pigment ink

Ink Palette:

SJIC35P-C Ink Cartridge (Cyan)

SJIC35P-M Ink Cartridge (Magenta)

SJIC35P-Y Ink Cartridge (Yellow)

SJIC35P-BK Ink Cartridge (Gloss Black)

Ink Configuration:

CMYK in individual cartridges


Operating Systems:

Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7 SP1, Windows Vista® SP2, macOS® 10.6.8 or later, Linux

Server Systems:

Windows Server® 2019, 2016, 2012 R2, 2012, 2008 R2, 2008


Operating Temperature: 5 to 35 °C/20 – 80% RH humidity

Storage Temperature: -20 to 60 °C/5 – 85% RH humidity

Sound Level:

55 dBA


Printer (W x D x H) 13.4" x 22.2" x 12.8" (340 mm x 565 mm x 326 mm)

Shipping (W x D x H) 19.5" x 27" x 18.5" (495 mm x 685 mm)


Weight - Printer (Dry): 50.7 lb (23.0 kg)

Weight - Shipping 75.0 lb (34.0 kg)

Safety Approvals:

UL1950/CSA C22.2 No.950, TUV, GOST-R


1-year depot repair


1 The CW-C6000/C6500 family is the first to bring to market the combination of features of direct ZPL II printing, peel-and-present, remote printer management, companion four- and eight-inch models, applicator I/O interface, broad middleware support, and comparable price points.

2 Printers and consumable costs are similar when comparing similarly featured leading brand thermal transfer printers and supplies for similar high durability images on similar media.

3 In Max Speed Mode, 300 x 600 dpi, 3.5" (89 mm) print width. Print speeds are based on the print engine speed only. Total throughput time for any label depends on factors including label size, file size, print resolution, speed of data transmission, etc.

ColorWorks CW-C6000P Color Inkjet Label Printer with Peel-and-Present (Gloss)

SKU: C31CH76A9971
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