Printronix S809 Serial Dot Matrix Printer (SM809-AM)

Backorder only - contact us for lead time


Printronix S809 Serial Dot Matrix Printer (SM809-AM)

Emulations: Epson® ESC/P LQ Series, IBM® Proprinter XL24, IBM Personal Printer 2391, ANSI 3.64, S809 native commands

Print Technology: 24-pin serial dot matrix printer – 136 columns @ 10cpi

Special Functions: AAuto paper path switching via operateor panel or software commands. / Auto gap adjust for forms thickness. / Auto fanfold position for zero tear-off. / Auto paper parking of continuous forms.

Drivers: Win10 (32/64), Win8 (32/64), Win7 (32/64), WinServer2008 (32/64), Win2003 (32/64), WinNT, 2000-WinXP, 98_ME, Vista

Connectivity: USB 2.0, Parallel, Serial RS232, Ethernet 10/100

Reliable, industry leading 24-pin price/performance built to be the toughest, fastest and quietest in its class.

  • 900 CPS @ 10 CPI
  • Lowest noise level in its class: 54dBA
  • Best in class 800M character printhead life
  • Extended ribbon life: 25M Characters
  • Automated and configurable zero-tear form feeding minimizes user intervention
  • Powerful remote printer management
  • Robust multi-lingual operator panel
  • Optional second front feed tractor available
  • Standard Interfaces: parallel, serial, USB & Ethernet
  • Wide format: 136 columns
  • Heavy duty 6-pin tractors deliver superior form feed reliability on up to 8-part forms
  • Open pedestal (optional)

Fast & Tough

The Printronix S809 Serial Matrix Printer combines 900 cps print speed performance (@ 10 CPI) with best in class printhead life, workload capacity, and reliability (MTBF) so you can meet & exceed your output requirements while maintaining the lowest possible cost of ownership. In addition, the primary & secondary front feed forms paths use heavy-duty 6-pin tractors for optimal zero-tear forms feeding reliability on up to 8 part forms, and the extended life ribbon delivers 25% more yield than most competitive offerings.


At 54dBa the S809 delivers best in class acoustics. Around 50% quieter than leading competitors, it is unrivaled in noise reduction. The S809 also boosts ease of use through a high-function, multi-lingual operator interface, and minimizes user intervention through fully automated & customizable forms handling – auto load, eject & restore, park, and forms thickness adjust. Additionally, standard Ethernet, USB, Serial & Parallel allow for flexible placement. To assist IT with managing larger install bases of distributed printers, the S809 also includes a powerful remote printer management utility for real-time status updates, remote configuration of multiple printers, and access to a fully functional virtual operator panel.

Brochure with Full Specifications Here


Contact us about adding a service pack to your purchase at

- Onsite next business day response
- Parts, labor, and travel included
- Direct access to service engineers
- Genuine Manufacturer spare parts
- Professional manufacturer trained technicians
- 24 hour service portal access for printer fleet management
- Installation also available

Service Pack Terms & Conditions (click here)