Epson TM-T88V Thermal Receipt Printer: Newest Generation of Best-Selling Series

Posted February 17, 2010

Epson TM-T88VTM-T88V Boasts Energy Efficiency, Top Reliability, Industry-Leading Four-Year Warranty

Epson, a leading supplier of value-added Point of Sale (POS) solutions, introduces its new TM-T88V thermal printer, the only POS thermal receipt printer available today with ENERGY STAR qualified configurations,* and the newest addition to Epson’s best-selling TM-T88 POS printer series. With an industry-leading, four-year warranty and print speeds up to 50% faster than the previous model, Epson’s TM-T88V offers solid reliability along with advanced, full-featured printing functionality and is ideally suited for a broad array of retail and food service applications.

“Designed to meet the most stringent energy efficiency requirements, the TM-T88V is the industry’s gold standard in thermal POS printers,” commented Mike Helm, Director of Sales and Marketing, Epson System Device Group. “The best-selling single station printer just got better. It’s a workhorse with solid Epson reliability built into it.”

TM-T88V Features and Benefits

Designed with even greater reliability than the award-winning TM-T88IV, Epson’s new TM-T88V offers the following features and benefits:

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Epson has a strong commitment to product lifecycle sustainability and a long history of environmentally-conscious design and manufacturing. The TM-T88V has been designed to meet ENERGY STAR qualifications, and is the only POS thermal receipt printer available today with ENERGY STAR qualified configurations.*

Top Reliability: With a MCBF of 70 million lines, 35% higher than the TM-T88IV, and an autocutter life of 2 million cuts, the TM-T88V delivers best-in-class reliability.

High-Speed, High-Resolution Text and Graphics: Whether printing text or graphics, the TM-T88V prints at speeds of up to 300mm per second, 50% faster than the TM-T88IV. It’s also the only printer in the industry to offer 16 levels of grayscale to ensure ultra-clear, crisp graphics.

Easy to Use, Easy to Maintain: The TM-T88V’s easy-to-use features include drop-in paper loading, an autocutter, easy-to-read LEDs and an improved cover design that prevents foreign objects, like coins and other debris, from getting inside.

Dual Interfaces: The TM-T88V comes with dual interfaces (a built-in USB and one additional interface) to ensure easy integration.

Paper Reduction Feature: The TM-T88V includes a paper reduction setting which reduces white space between receipts to minimize paper use.

Product Options: The TM-T88V offers an optional case to store the power supply and secure cords under the printer, as well as an optional mounting bracket for hanging the printer on a wall.

Warranty and Availability With an industry-leading four-year limited warranty, Epson’s TM-T88V will be available Q2 2010 through Epson’s designated sales and distribution channels. For more information, visit

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