Making the choice simple….. ND4800 Series

Newbury Data ND4800 series, the 3rd generation of high performance ticket printers from the UK’s leading manufacturer of industrial printing solutions since 1974.

The ND4800 series printers offers the maximum flexibility in terms of application and media support from a single device, supporting cut sheet, fanfold or roll feed media, printing text and barcodes whilst encoding side or centre stripe magnetic or contactless tickets.

The 300 dots per inch (DPI) printhead provide superior print quality over competitive 203 dpi printers for barcode printing applications, enhancing scanning performance.

Supplied with an easy to learn programming language and modular in design to simplify service and support, the ND4800 series printers gives smart users and system integrators the technology to create and manage smarter ticketing applications.


Bridging the gap between Magnetic and Contactless ticketing applications


Public/Mass Transit  (Bus, Rail, Metro, Airline) 

  • Single Journey Ticket
  • Multi-Use (Carnet tickets)
  • Multi-Modal (Multiple vendor system tickets)
  • Period Pass (Weekly, Monthly, season tickets)
  • Concessionary travel tickets



  • Self Service Pay Stations
  • POS Stations
  • Exit Gates



Ferries/Cruise Liners

  • Dockside Car Park
  • Vessel Entrance Tickets
  • Cabin Keys
  • On board E-Purse


Leisure & Tourism

  • Park & Ride Tickets
  • Pleasure Park Tickets
  • Tourist Attraction Tickets
  • Ski Pass Tickets


Modular Design

  • The ND4800 series can be configured and reconfigured inmany ways, either factory built or by Distributors or System Integrators at time of requirements.

Multiple Coding Options

  • The ND4800 series is designed to support numerous      Barcode, Magnetic & Contactless applications simultaneously

Versatile Media Handling

  • The ND4800 series can be configured to support single or dual media handling, or none for validation/verification or top-up only applications.

Reusable Ticket Solution

  •  Tickets can manually entered to Validate, Void, Top-up and Re-Print  Barcode, Contactless or Magnetic tickets


Model - ND4800

(Subject to change without prior notice)

  •  Models


   Print Only



   Print & Encode Centre Stripe Magnetics



   Print & Encode Contactless



   Print & Dual Encode Centre Stripe Magnetics & Contactless

  •  Printing

Print Technology

   Direct Thermal


Print Resolution

   300 dpi (Dots Per Inch)


Print/Feed Speed

   2.5 seconds per ticket (150mm/sec)


Character Set

   ISO/IEC 8859-15


Printer Font

   Legend, Legend Bold, Normal, Normal Bold


Font Sizes

   7pt, 9pt standard print / 15pt, 19pt double height print


Font Characteristics

   Fixed, Double Height, Double Width, Double Height/Width




  • Media  Handling

Cut sheet

   0.25-0.5mm Pre printed or plain ISO sized thermal tickets,  54mm x up     to 210mm



   0.25-0.5mm, 54mm wide fanfold or continuous roll

  • Media Paths

Cut Sheet

   In: Internal Top Hopper. Out: Front Exit



   In: Rear Feed. Out: Front Exit


Ticket  Validation/Void/Top-up

   In: Front Feed. Out: Validation/Top Up : Front Exit.   Void : Front or               Bottom Exit


Ticket Collection/Rejection

   In: Front Feed. Out: Front or Bottom Exit

  • Encoding

Magnetic Head

   HiCo/LoCo, single centre track


Contactless Encoder

   ISO 14443A - MIFARE Ultralight, 1K, 4K, DESFire

  • Software

Printer Command Language

   Newbury Data Printer Command Language (NDPCL)

  • Dimensions


   220 x 115 x 365 (H x W x L mm)



   220 x 122 x 370 (H x W x L mm)

  • Weight






  • Operating


   +5 to 45 deg C



   100-240VAC, 50-60Hz, 2W idle/standby, 70W printing (max)

  • Warranty


   12 months return to base



   6 months or 130000 tickets



  • 300 dpi print quality
  • 1D & 2D Barcode Support
  • HiCo/LoCo Single Centre Track Magnetics
  • ISO 14443 A Contactless Reader/Encoder
  • Small footprint
  • Serial/USB or USB/Ethernet Interfaces
  • Supports Cut sheet, Fanfold or Roll feed tickets
  • Low media sensor cable for fanfold/roll feed tickets
  • 850 cut sheet ticket capacity
  • Suitable for desktop or kiosk ticket vending or pay station machines


All specifications are subject to change without prior notice

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