Printronix products are supported in varying degree throughout their life cycle.  See below the life status definitions:

End of Sales: This is defined as when a product or option is removed from the price list, and is therefore no longer available for general sales through normal channels. In some situations, the product or option may be sold on an exception basis. These products are under full support from a spares/repares/consumables standpoint.

Limited Support: This is defined as products where there may be issues in sourcing spare parts and/or performing repairs. In this case, Printronix will do best efforts to support, as parts may not be readily available. Consumables however, will continue to be available.

End of Support: This is defined as when options, related accessories, spares, repairs & technical support are no longer sold and/or available. Consumables however, continue to be available.

End of Life: This is defined as when consumables, options, related accessories, spares, repairs & technical support are no longer sold and/or available.


Product Product Category Life Status End of Sales Eff: Replacement Product
P8000 Line Matrix Full Support current product  n/a  n/a
SL/T5r-ES Thermal Full Support current product  n/a  n/a
SL/T4M Thermal Full Support current product  n/a  n/a
T2N Thermal Full Support current product  n/a  n/a
M4L Portable Full Support current product  n/a  n/a
PrintCart Mobile Full Support current product  n/a  n/a
MT4E Portable Full Support current product  n/a  n/a
P7000 spool Line Matrix End of Sales 6/22/12 P8000 Cartridge
P7000 Cartridge Line Matrix End of Sales 11/30/2013 P8000
SLPA7000 & SLPA8000 Thermal End of Sales 1/19/2011 n/a
P5220 Line Matrix Limited Support 8/31/2007 P8000 Cartridge
SL/T5r (non -ES) Thermal Limited Support 4/5/2010 SL/T5r-ES
US & EU SL4M Standard Pitch RFID Thermal Limited Support 12/31/2012 SL4M Short Pitch
L7032 Laser Limited Support 12/18/2009 n/a
P5000 Line Matrix End of Support 10/10/2005 P8000 Cartridge
T5000e Thermal End of Support 4/29/2005 SL/T5r-ES
L1524 Laser End of Support 4/8/2008 n/a
RJS Inspector 2000 & 3000 Hand Held End of Life Completed 4/2/2007 n/a
L1024 Laser End of Life Completed 11/30/2000 n/a
L5030/L5031/L5020/L5520 Laser End of Life Completed 2/28/2006 n/a
L5035/L5535 Laser End of Life Completed 4/8/2008 n/a
L5024 Laser End of Life Completed n/a n/a
T3204, T3306 & T3308 Thermal End of Life Completed 11/28/2000 SL/T5r-ES
T4204 Thermal End of Life Completed 5/30/2003 SL/T5r-ES
SLPAe Thermal End of Life Completed 2/1/2006 n/a
P4/P9 Line Matrix End of Life Completed 7/1/1999 P8000 Cartridge
Mobile Cart Mobile End of Life Completed 1/19/2011 PrintCart