Standalone Printers


3" Standalone Printer

An intuitive 3-inch label printer that seamlessly adapts to your business.

Effortless label printing for complex operations

The award-winning SATO FX3-LX is a flexible, next-generation label printer that is suited to a wide range of industries due to its highly-customisable application technology and ability to adapt to its environment. The device's intuitive printing applications are easily accessed via a 7-inch TFT full colour touch screen, which offers users the familiar feel of using a smartphone or tablet. If in doubt, users can choose from 14 pre-set training videos, which demonstrate media loading, parts replacement, option installation, cleaning and more.

The FX3-LX's Application Enabled Printing (AEP) platform allows the device to be used as a PC-less, online or standalone printer, giving users full autonomy when printing labels for sectors including Food, Retails and Manufacturing and Logistics. The device is compatible with SATO Online Services (SOS) a cloud-based proactive maintenance solution that provides propt support and eliminates unnecessary operational downtime, whatever the application.

Key Benefits:

  • Improved efficiency, productivity and reduced costs
  • Optimised applications (via SATO & SATO Partners) for your unique business needs
  • Easy database update by USB/LAN/WLAN
  • Reduced desk space demands. Wall-mounted option available. Portability for hand-held or trolley use
  • Caters for multi-lingual clients and workforces with 47 printable languages and 31 user display languages
  • Branded and application-focussed label designs from SATO's own design team and brand-new production facilities
  • Compatible with eco-friendly linerless labels
  • Supports compliance with food regulations
  • Multi-purpose asset: label printer, operator video training tool, compliance monitoring and management tool
  • SATO Online Services (SOS) remote, proactive maintenance solution for prompt support, wear part notification and reporting

Key Applications:

  • Food & Drink (QSR, Corporate Hospitality)
    • Date Marking
    • Ingredient Labelling
    • Receiving/Put away
    • Pricing
  • Retail
    • Mobile Markdowns
    • In-Store Picking
    • Pharmacy Labelling
  • Manufacturing & Logistics
    • Date Marking
    • Quality and Process Control
    • Receiving/Put Away
    • Mobile Picking


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Smart and portable printers that print and store label information without the need to be connected to a PC. Standalone, compact and portable printers are ideal for retail labelling on the shop floor and food preparation labeling in the kitchen.

With no PC, ink or ribbon required, the SATO TH2 can print almost any label or tag up to 56mm in width.


  • Retail:
    • Markdown
    • VAT
    • Barcode
    • Sale
    • Shelf edge
    • Fashion/ Footwear
  • Food:
    • Regulation compliance
    • Ingredient labelling
    • Perishables markdown
    • Best Before
    • Use By etc 
  • Industry:
    • Serial numbering
    • Batch numbering
    • Barcode tracking
    • W.I.P. traceability
    • Inventory control


  • Print Method: Direct Thermal
  • Print Width: 2.2" (56 mm)
  • Print Resolution: 203 DPI
  • Print Speed: up to 4 IPS
  • Plug-in Interfaces: USB or USB + Ethernet
  • Programing Language: Lua version 5.1 pre-loaded. Lua Standard API (SATO proprietary) version 1.0

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Ryan Busse


Phone:+34 93 727 9010 Ext: 1356


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