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Android Solutions

 

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Complete customisation

Print beyond the limits of the standard Android Print system and unlock the full potential of your device. Designed specifically for Brother products, our free Android Print SDK gives you the ability to Print, Control and Configure Brother devices, differentiating your app from the rest and adding value for your customers or users.

 


One SDK, many devices


Our Print SDK supports a wide range of mobile and labeling devices. From portable A4 thermal printers to professional roll fed labelers by implementing the Brother Print SDK your solution can meet almost any need.

 


Professional output

Our mobile printers and professional labeling devices support a variety of different media, ranging from A4 thermal paper to pre-cut labels and wristbands.

 

 

 


Perfect for many applications:


- Field Sales: Invoices, contracts, receipts
- Field Service: Inspection reports, safety certificates
- Visitor Management: ID badges, exhibition passes
- Electricians: Cable management, safety certificates
- Asset and Stock Management: Asset tagging
- Healthcare: sample labeling, wristbands
- Logistics: Delivery notes, customs documents
- Warehousing: Delivery address labels, stock inventory

 


Don't get left behind

We continually develop and grow our SDKs at the same pace as our product range.  This means as our products gain more intelligence, the SDK continues to understand these extra functions.

 

 

 


Restrictions:

  • On Android™ OS specification, it is not possible to print large .pdf or images files due to an insufficient memory error. The .pdf file limit is 10MB and a horizontal and vertical size limit of 2000-3000 pixels or over in the case of images. This is dependent on the Android™ device.
  • Please ensure the user selects a default setting for P-Touch Template setting tool when using a P-Touch Template printing function. 

 

To download the SDK please click here...

 

System Requirements

Development tools

  • JDK6
  • Eclipse 3.5 or later
  • Android™ SDK r7 or later

Target mobile devices:

Android™ 2.2 or later (USB function only supported on Android™ 3.1 or over)

Target development languages:

Java

 

Target mobile printers:

  • MPrint MW-140BT, MW-145BT, MW-260
  • PocketJet PJ-562, PJ-563, PJ-662, PJ-663
  • RJ-4030, RJ-4040
  • TD-2120N, TD-2130N

 

Supported interface:

Bluetooth, Wi-Fi (Infrastructure mode), USB

Brother PDF Print SDK for Android

A trial version is available from the Android™ Market and Brother PDF Print SDK for Android™ Evaluation Version is available on this developer website. The licence is effective for 2 months from the time of downloading the application.

System Requirements


Development tools:


  • JDK6
  • Eclipse 3.5 or later
  • Android™ SDK r7 or later

 

Target mobile devices:

Android™ 2.2 or later (USB function only supported on Android™ 3.1 or over)

Target development languages:

Java

Target mobile printers

  • MPrint MW-140BT, MW-145BT, MW-260
  • PocketJet PJ-562, PJ-563, PJ-662, PJ-663
  • RJ-4030, RJ-4040
  • TD-2120N, TD-2130N
  • QL series

Supported interface:

Bluetooth, Wi-Fi (Infrastructure mode), USB

Supported file format:

.pdf
.bmp, .jpg, .png
.prn print data

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