This particular product of this Brother printer series that supports individual paper sizes and the body of the printer also has three different buttons. The buttons of the portable printer work for central control (on or off switches), feed button and the cut button. The display component of the printer comprises of just one light that indicates whether the printer is on or off or to show error printing process. However, there is no LCD component display on the body of this printer.
Brother QL-550 printer driver Supported Windows Operating Systems
|Supported OS: Windows 10 32-bit, Windows 10 64-bit, Windows 8 32-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows Vista 32-bit, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit|
|Printer Full Drivers for Windows 7 8 10 xp vista 32 bit and 64 bit.exe||4.11 MB||Download|
Brother QL-550 driver Supported Mac Operating Systems
|Supported OS: macOS Mojave 10.14.x, macOS High Sierra 10.13.x, macOS Sierra 10.12.x, Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11.x, Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.x, Mac OS X Mavericks 10.9.x, Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.x, Mac OS X Lion 10.7.x, Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.x|
|Printer Driver for Mac 10.14.dmg||10.87 MB||Download|
|Printer Driver for Mac 10.13 and 10.12.dmg||13.93 MB||Download|
|Printer Driver for Mac 10.11.dmg||13.82 MB||Download|
|Printer Driver for Mac 10.10 and 10.9.dmg||12.92 MB||Download|
|Printer Driver for Mac 10.8.dmg||7.96 MB||Download|
|Printer Driver for Mac 10.7 and 10.6.dmg||5.04 MB||Download|
The printing process of this device is through the direct thermal inkjet printing technology with a maximum printing height of about 59.0 mm or approximately 2.3 inches. The rate of the printer is about a maximum of 90 mm per second or directly 50 standard address labels per minute. Whereas, the print head is also capable of producing a resolution of about 300 dots per inch (dpi) with a color depth of 720 dots.
This model of the printer, QL-550 has an auto full cutter component but with a user replaceable part. However, this device does not have an auto half cutter; neither does it include a media end sensor. On the other hand, certain environmental conditions should be in place whiner. This printer is in use to achieve maximum performance and effectiveness. Such conditions include a temperature range between 100C to 350C while the humidity range is between 20 and 80% without having a condensation.
The tape media properties of this device include a DK roll type with DK die-cut labels or DK continuous length tape which has a width that measures a maximum label width of 62 mm, which implies 2 to 3/7 inches. There is also the principal means of connectivity with this printer through the standard hi-speed USB version 1.1 port.