Solid 50A3-3

Microplex Solid 50A3-3 printer

The perfect choise for "Just in time" applications


The Solid 50A3-3 model is perfect for integration into production lines through SPS interface. 


Extremely fast first page in 3 seconds.


The Microplex SOLID 50A3-3 model comes standard with two paper feeders with a capacity of 500 sheets, a multipurpose feeder as well as a double-sided module,   supports A3 , A4, and A5 paper sizes and paper thicknesses of 64 to 163 g / m2, with a resolution of 600 pdi (corresponds to approximately 24 points per millimeter) and a printing speed of 50 ppm in A4, intergra an extremely powerful high-performance MICROPLEX controller that integrates emulations of the most used thermal printers in the industry (up to 40 emulations available) this allows replacing old printers with a faster and more efficient technology without the need to reprogram your documents, forms or labels. A multitude of options are available in tenchnical Specs:


  • Just-in-time applications
  • On-demand printing
  • Business and workflow documents
  • ecommerce


  • Breakneck 3 seconds to printing of first page
  • Duplex printing at full speed (up to 26 pages/minute)
  • Flexible extension options for paper feed and tray
  • Full integration in production lines through SPS control


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Printing technology

Laser, OPC 
Heat / pressure fixation


MPC 5.2 with Intel XScale PXA 255 

Print speed

Up to 50 pages / minute (A4) 
First page: <3s


max. 600 dpi x 600 dpi

Recommended monthly print volume

Up to 50,000 pages (A4) 
(in a period of use of 60 months) 
max. 250,000 pages (A4)

Power Supply

220-240 V / 50/60 Hz



Dimensions (width x depth x height in mm)

640 x 559 x 483


About 48 kg including consumables

Room temperature

10 - 32 ° C


20 - 80% (rel., Non-condensing)


Serial: USB, RS232, RS422 Parallel: IEEE 1284 (Centronics) LAN: Ethernet-Interface 10/100 MBit, bi-directional (TCP / IP)


RAM: 128MB 
Flash: 16MB

MPC 5.2 with Intel XScale PXA 255 (400-MHz-RISC-Processor)

MICROPLEX IDOL, HP-PCL5 / HPGL, AGFA Reno, μ-Postscript, LN03 +, BULL-MP6090, Etimark MP-1220, TEC Bx72, TEC B6xx, Diablo 630, IBM Proprinter EPSON FX-80, MT-600 / MT40, IDS , ANSI Genicom, TIFF, XML (SAP RFID), Raster CUPS

Optional emulations

CODE-V (Magnum), XEROX XES, KODESCRIPT +, Prescribe / PSB 2, IGP-10, Datamax (FGL), Datamax Labelpoint, LDC, ZPL II, EPL 2, UPI Fingerprint, IER Command, Godex EZPL, HP Designjet, IPDS , AEA, AFP, Status-Out 
(more emulations on request)

Bar codes

Codebar, Code39, MSI, PDF417, Interleaved 2/5, Interleaved 2/5 (3-Strich Datalogic), Interleaved 2/5 (3-Strich Matrix), EAN-8, 13, 128, Add-On-Codes, Code11 , Code93, Code 128, UPC-A, UPC-E

Optional bar codes

USD-5, Maxi-Code, QR Code, Aztec-Code, Datamatrix (more emulations on request)

Additional functions

Intelligent generation of bar codes 
The controller generates the barcode "on the fly"  

The printer divides the page into several sub-formats. 

Integrated form management
In the printer you can store forms and fonts in a 12MB flash memory, which can be used at any time.

Optional additional functions

After the correct printing of a page, the printer issues a receipt. 

Programmable GPIO interface (SPS-Control)
INTEGRATED INTELLIGENCE - Allows bidirectional communication between the printer and a PLC. 
Integration in production lines and control of the printer through the GPIO interface. 
A specific adaptation is possible for each client / application.

Printable media solid 50A3-3

A5 to A3


64-163 g / m² 
Duplex printing: 60-120 g / m²

Feeder / Stacker

Cassette 1: 500 sheets (A5 to A3) 
Cassette 2: 500 sheets (A5R to A3) 
Manual insertion, 100 sheets (A5 to A3)


Cassette 3 + 4: 500 sheets (A5R up to A3) 
2,000 sheet feeder (A4, letter)


500 sheets, face down 
Duplex unit


100 sheets, face up 
 A5R = A5 is inserted from the short side


The brand names referred to are the registered trademarks of the respective companies. Technical data is subject to change. The information contained in this specification sheet refers exclusively to the described details and not to warranted characteristics. No guarantee is assumed. The information do not exempt from the obligation for inspection of each respective individual case.

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7671Maintenance Kit300,000


SOLID 50A3-3