Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print

3 in/s Mono - 300 x 300 dpi - USB - Continuous Form, Label - View Complete Details

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Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print - Easy-to-use label maker prints address and shipping labels, up to 2-2/5 wide, on easy-to-peel, die-cut paper and continuous length film labels. Prints labels for file folders, CDs/DVDs and visitor badges. Plus, no wasted sheets to worry about because you can print one label, a few or hundreds at a time. Label maker prints up to 50 standard address labels per minute (3" per second speed). Prints on rolls of continuous film, up to 3' long, which makes it perfect for custom signage or banners. Delivers excellent quality with crisp, 300 dpi razor sharp printing. Thermal print technology eliminates toner, ink and ribbon costs. Sharp manual cutter for clean label cuts Highlight your text, click and print directly from Microsoft Word, Excel, or Outlook applications. Or use the included Brother label creation software to customize your labels to include logos, graphics or print from lists and databases. Connect easily to PC via a USB port, version 1.1."

  • Economical—perfect for small office/general office labeling.
  • Software lets you incorporate fonts, templates and graphics from your computer.
  • Offers bar code and multi-label printing as well as mirror, vertical and rotate printing.
  • 300 dpi resolution.
  • Uses convenient drop-in label rolls up to 2.4" wide.
  • Manual cutter.
  • USB connectivity.
  • Includes power cord and USB cable. Label creation software and starter roll of standard address labels.
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Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print
 
4.4

(based on 109 reviews)

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88%

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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great Product

As an EBay seller I use this for all my shipping! It puts a real professional touch to the package! I also use it to make labels for my hand made items which are...Read complete review

As an EBay seller I use this for all my shipping! It puts a real professional touch to the package! I also use it to make labels for my hand made items which are custom made by me. It makes the items stand out and lets the buyer see the price easily. I wish I had invested in this earlier rather than a ink jet printer!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Excellent printer lousy labels & support

I own or managed about 4 of these printers. The printers are excellent, not so the supplies. Labels do not always stick well on a variety of normal surfaces, new cardboard boxes,...Read complete review

I own or managed about 4 of these printers. The printers are excellent, not so the supplies. Labels do not always stick well on a variety of normal surfaces, new cardboard boxes, envelopes etc. If the surface has ANY texture to it, you will likely have the label lift at the edges or come off. I contacted support several times and worked with Tyrone. Even sent samples of the materials being used as well as label samples. After many weeks of waiting I contacted them again, they were going to ship out two rolls of labels as a replacement. Never received anything. Bottom line: Excellent printer, poor label adhesive and really lousy support staff.

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5.0

Good Printer for lots of use

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from Southeastern MA

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

Nice little unit, cutter slide is not in a good location as you need to have unit close all the time

 
4.0

Nice unit

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from Lincoln, NE, United States

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

Good little unit. A little hard to figure out as there are no tutorials on how to use or set up once we figured that out it is pretty good. Tape selections are limited with the film or paper tape, need more options.

 
5.0

Easy to use

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from Los Angeles, CA, United States

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

Making labels is a breeze using the QL-500. Dependable and solid. I have used these label makers for over 8 years. New job? Get a QL-500.

 
5.0

Great Little machine

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from Virginia, United States

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

This little machine is great. I use it for hanging folders (small labels) and just fold the excess behind to fit in the tab. Sure has made my life easier than typing tabs on the typewriter (yes I still have one).

 
5.0

Fast and Convenient

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from Undisclosed

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

So much better than trying to line up labels with the printer.

 
5.0

Love my printer!

By 

from North Aurora, IL, United States

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

I never used Brother products before. This printer is my first for my new business and I love it! The quality helps me to keep the professional look and feel of my handling and shipping of my product line.

 
3.0

It is OK

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from Montana

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

It is OK but I am not really happy with it. In fact I dread using it each time. Instructions are incomplete and could be so much better. The time it takes to figure it out is so frustrating. I have had to call to get help. I really am knowledgeable with computers, etc, but a disappointment.

 
5.0

Easy to set-up and use! Very quick!

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from Maine, United States

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

The Brother QL-500 I use is owned by my office, but I wish it were mine! Management had put it in the bottom of a supply closet, thinking it was useless because they had lost the CD to install it. I went to the Brother's website and quick as a flash I was able to install it. I use it for file labels as well as address labels and it runs quickly and smoothly each time.

 
4.0

Hate the new software... simple interface better

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from Toronto, ON, Canada

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

Other features should be buried a layer or to down...can't just start with an addition labele Add ins to Office most likely to fail

 
5.0

Very Easy to Use

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from Pegram, TN, United States

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

When my daughter gave me this label printer I thought I would never use it. Was I ever wrong - use it all the time.

(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Second most useful printer out of 4

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from Klecknersville, PA

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

I use the label printer daily for address labels. Every time I write a letter, cover letter for report distribution, etc. I am an avid gunsmith as a hobby. I label everything.

(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Second most useful printer out of 4

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from Klecknersville, PA

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

I use the label printer daily for address labels. Every time I write a letter, cover letter for report distribution, etc. I am an avid gunsmith as a hobby. I label everything.

 
5.0

A MASTERPIECE MARRIAGE OF TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATION

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from Taylor, MI

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

I no longer am spending costly time prepping and shipping court mailings, client mailings, and general packages. And, the quality is consistent.

 
5.0

Label Printer

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from Tacoma, WA, United States

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

Love this printer, I use it to address my packages at my business and also in my everyday mailings.

 
5.0

Works falsely every time..

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from Wellsville, UT, United States

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

Top-notch label machine the QL500 makes it simple to do business!

 
2.0

Not the best purchase

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from Kill Devil Hills, NC

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

When I first got this printer everything worked fine. With any newer version of Windows, the updated driver does not work. I have tried downloading everything I can find to make it work. No luck. I would not buy this printer again since I am unable to update it.

 
5.0

Great asset to my office

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from Columbus, Ohio

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

I love the easy to use and always ready Brotherâ„¢ QL-500 label printer. It saves oodles of time.

(0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Great Purchase

By 

from Undisclosed

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

Easy to get going and does exactly what I needed it to do.

 
5.0

Great little machine

By 

from Peoria, IL

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

I am very happy I purchased this machine. It was easy to set up and the software that came with it is all you need to use it. The best feature that I like is that there is no ink or toner required, the magic is in the labels.

 
4.0

love it

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from Milwaukee, WI

Comments about Brother P-touch QL-500 Thermal Transfer Printer - Monochrome - Label Print:

As a realtor, it is a necessity for one offs to look professional instead of having to fill a sheet. The unit is great, very easy to get started and was a great investment for me to date!

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      Yes, the Brother Transfer Printer is Mac-compatible.

      Answered on 12/16/2015 by Adam from Columbus, Wisc.
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      Yes, this product is compatible with Mac operating system.

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