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March 9, 2009 –Star Micronics is proud to introduce the new TUP500 kiosk printer. With a compact footprint and support for small paper widths, the TUP500 is a welcomed addition to Star’s kiosk printer line, providing solutions to an even larger range of kiosk applications.

The TUP500 features an industry leading print speed of up to 220mm/sec and a high reliability at an MCBF of 60 Million Lines.

The innovative looping presenter prevents paper jams by printing the receipt in full before providing it to the user. The presenter also uses Star’s document capture technology to retract receipts left by the user, resulting in increased document security and a cleaner operation area.

A new innovative bezel (snout) option can be directly attached to the presenter to capture the user’s attention with programmable 2-color (red & green) flashing LED lights.

The TUP500 features adjustable print widths of 45mm-82.5mm documents. With the addition of the optional Large Paper Roll accessory, it supports up to a 10” paper roll enabling hours of unattended operation.

As with all Star Micronics products, Star is committed to providing the best customer experience. When purchasing a TUP500 printer, users will receive all drivers needed for legacy and contemporary applications, including: OPOS, JavaPOS, Linux, XP™, Mac™ OS X.

The TUP500 is available with swappable interfaces for, Serial, Parallel or Ethernet (100BASE-TX/10BASE-T) interfaces. The TUP500 comes standard with a three (3) year limited warranty.

The TUP500 kiosk printer is ideal for a wide range of applications including public information kiosks, gaming, lottery, web kiosks and more.

For more information on the TUP500 kiosk printer and other products by Star Micronics, please visit the Star Micronics vendor page, or contact M-S Cash Drawer at or 1-800-544-1749.