SP500 SP500


Matrix receipt printer with unbeatable price / performance ratio

The high quality SP500 offers an unbeatable price / performance ratio. With high reliability, compact vertical or horizontal footprint and easy-to-use features, the SP500 can be easily integrated into most POS or hospitality solutions.

A rewind / journal option is available for audit purposes. An integral black mark sensor and optional wall mount bracket mean the SP500 can also be used as a ticket printer in either a manned or unattended kiosk environment.

  • 9-pin quality matrix printer – up to 7.5 lps
  • “Drop-In & Insert” paper loading
  • Adjustable 58 or 76mm paper widths
  • 6 position black mark sensor for fixed length tickets
  • Space saving vertical or horizontal operation
  • Compatible ribbons: RC200B – Black


Founded in Japan in1947, Star Micronics Co. Ltd. one of the world’s largest printer manufacturers, has developed a range of Point of Sale products incorporating some of the most advanced printing technology available today.

It is Star’s extensive experience in manufacturing in other market areas including mobile phone transducers, component parts and above all machine tools along with its pioneering high-tech manufacturing processes which led to Star’s expertise in producing its own range of point of sale printers over 30 years ago. Star’s Point of Sale printer range has grown steadily ever since and now Star is proud to have one of the most innovative ranges of POS printing solutions available today, which are integrated in to some of the largest retail and hospitality outlets worldwide.


Established in 1985, Star Micronics EMEA, based in High Wycombe in the UK, is responsible for the sales and marketing of Star Point of Sale Printers and accessories across Europe, Africa, India and the Middle East. Today, Star EMEA enjoys a prominent market presence as one of the leading manufacturers of Point of Sale equipment across these regions.

Star’s philosophy has always been to provide retailers with innovative, easy to use solutions at a competitive price. This is a philosophy which continues today with the launch of the latest range of advanced printing solutions.