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Citizen CMP-42L

Robust. Powerful. User-friendly

The 4 – inch printer for mobile use

The CMP – 42L is designed for ease of use and operation as all printers from Citizen. In connection with the durable, rugged and shock- resistant plastic housing, this means that our printers are suitable for long-term use.

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  • Paper width: Paper width 112 mm
  • Large capacity with media rolls up to 4 inches in diameter
  • Paper load: Quick and easy media changing – drop-in paper loading
  • Durable Lithium Ion Batteries
  • WI-FI , Bluetooth
  • iOS , Android and Windows mobile
  • Mobile-POS ready
  • Robust: Robust – exceeds IP54 and survives multiple drops of 1.8 meters
  • Display: LCD display for easy configuration and operation
  • Label and receipt printing
  • Integral tear bar to cut labels at the gap
  • Energy:
    • AC adapter as standard designed to recharge batteries on-board the printer or via an external optional charging station
    • Lithium Ion battery technology and easy-to-change power packs


Print Speed (maximum)
  • 3 inches (80 mm/s)
Print Width (maximum) 4 inches (104 mm)
Media Width (min to max) 50 – 112 mm
Media Sensor Gap, reflective black mark and paper end
Roll Size (max), Core Size Diameter 2.28 inches (58 mm)
Size (W x D x H) and Weight
  • 164 x 174 x 80 mm, 1 Kg (with battery)
Emulations (Languages)
  • ESC/POS™
  • CPCL™ compatibility
  • Command compatible
  • Zebra® ZPL-II®
Media type Thermal labels + receipt paper
Operation environment -10 to +50 °C
Storage environment -4 to 140F (10% to 90% RH non condensing)
Environmental rating, drop test Exceeds IP54. Survives multiple drops of 1.8 metres
Battery type and capacity Hard pack 7.4V 2600mAh
Print Sizes
  • 4-inch label + reciept
Input power 100V-240V AC, 50/60Hz
Output power 9.0 volts, 4.0A
  • 203 dpi
Main Interface Dual Interface Serial (RS-232 /mini DIN connector), USB (mini B connector)
  • Bluetooth with Apple™ MFi compatibility
  • Compact Wireless LAN

Warranty & Return

Warranty & RMA Information:

  • Warranty period varies by Manufacturer and Product Range
  • Contact us for Warranty specifics for your product
  • Contact our RMA department to requesting an RMA (310) 837-5888
  • The serial number of your defective product must be provided before we can process the RMA. Serial number can be found on the product label.
  • Upon submittal of an RMA request, an email will be sent to the email address provided with instructions on returning the defective product/s.
  • Shipping: The customer will only pay for incoming shipment Manufacturer will pay for return shipment (Standard ground service). Charges may apply for expedited shipping.
  • Repair turn around time varies by Manufacturer and Product Range.

Non-DOA Returns Policy – All products

  1. NO open box returns for non-DOA products. Product box must be clean and undamaged, with no marks of any kind. This includes writing, stamps, or shipping labels, i.e., written RMA numbers. All products must be double boxed.
  2. Original manufacturer’s packaging, both inside and outside must be used. Returns must be complete with all manuals, cables, warranty cards, static bags, etc., just as the customer received them.
  3. Customers have 30 days from date of invoice to request a non-DOA return. The RMA number issued is valid for 30 days from issue date.
  4. There will be a restocking fee on returns resulting from customer error.
  5. Non-DOA configured product may not be returned.
  6. Products that show signs of use are not returnable to Peripheral Resources as non-DOA.
  7. For customers on credit terms, credit will be applied to your account when the product is received by Peripheral Resources.
  8. Customer is responsible for freight costs when returning product.

DOA Returns Policy

  1. Refer to manufacturer’s warranties and returns policies.
  2. If the product is tested and the problem is not duplicated, there may be a No Problem Found fee charged to the customer.
  3. For customers on credit terms, credit will be applied to your account when the product is received by Peripheral Resources. Replacement product will be sent once DOA item has been received.
  4. For customers on C.O.D. or credit card status, replacement product will be sent upon receipt of product by Peripheral Resources. If desired, we will send replacement product at your normal C.O.D. or credit card status and you can request a refund or credit to your card when Peripheral Resources receives the returned product.


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