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Specs at a Glance
  • High Reliability and Performance at a Low Cost
  • Legacy Application Support
  • Fast Printing (150mm/sec)
  • “Drop-In & Print" Paper Loading
  • Swappable Interfaces: Serial, Parallel, USB, LAN
  • Optional Vertical Stand
  • Installation CD with Full Driver Suite Included

Printer Description

The TSP650IIcloudPRNT thermal printer retrieves and prints orders from any online ordering service integrating Star's cloudPRNT communication protocol. CloudPRNT will work with the online ordering service to store and create print jobs, and communicate status with the printer. Learn more about the TSP650IIcloudPRNT here.
The TSP650II WebPRNT thermal receipt printer is easy to read, maintain, and modify for developers; simply use the appropriate XML tags or integrate Star's WebPRNT JavaScript library into your web-based application to begin printing from you application to Star's TSP650II WebPRNT thermal receipt printer. Learn more about the TSP650II WebPRNT here.
Star Micronics' TSP650II high-speed thermal receipt printer is offered with a variety of interface options including Serial, Parallel, USB, Ethernet, and the iOS compatible Bluetooth printer. The TSP650II boasts a lightning fast print speed of 60 RPM (receipts per minute) and features and improved guillotine auto-cutter, and easy "drop-in & print" paper loading. Learn more about the TSP650II here.
TSP650 Resto
Revenu Quebec, the tax authority of Quebec, has certifited its "TSP650 Resto Quebec" receipt printer as compatible and certified with the sales recording module (SRM) to be installed in all restaurants in the Canadian province. Learn more about the TSP650 Resto Quebec here.
The TSP654SK liner-free printer is designed to work with liner-free labeling applications. Repositionable thermal labels can stick to virtually any surface, and can be removed easily and reapplied leaving behind no residue. The liner-free labels are an alternative to using silicone-lined labels or tape. Learn more about the TSP654SK here.
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Printer Method

Direct Line Thermal

Print Speed

TSP650 Resto: 30 Receipts Per Minute (150 mm/sec)
TSP650II: 60 Receipts per Minute (300mm/s)

Printer Case Color

TSP654SK & TSP650 Resto: Gray
TSP650II: White or Gray

Models Available

Auto Cutter

Print Resolution

203 dpi

No. of Columns

48 / 64

Font Size

9 x 24

Character Set

ANK 95, 32 Int 128 Graphic

International Code Pages

Star Mode=40. ESC/POS™= 6 + 1 blank allowing an additional character page to be added

Bar Codes

9 versions / PDF 417 Option

Line Spacing

3 mm or 4 mm or programmable

Paper Specifications

Roll Diameter
Paper Out Sensor
Paper Low Sensor
Maximum Print Width
Sticky Paper Thickness

80mm standard, Adjustable 58mm with paper guide
0.053 ~ 0.085 mm
Up to 83 mm
"Drop-In & Print"
80mm paper = 72mm, 58mm paper = 52mm
TSP654SK: 0.079 ~ 0.086mm

Top Margin

11 mm or 13 mm minimum default

Auto Cutter

Guillotine (Partial Cut Only)

Cover Open Sensor


Logo Store Capacity

2 Mbit Flash ROM with Graphic Management Software

Flash ROM

16 Mbit

Multiple Copy Support

Available through Star Raster Driver
TSP650 Resto: N/A

Journal Capability


Label Support

TSP654SK: MAXStick Thermal Liner-Free Labels
N/A all other models

Power Supply

External; Requires PS60A External Power Supply

Drivers Available

Windows® XP 32 Bit, Vista 32/64 Bit, Windows 7 32/64 Bit, Server 2008 32/64 Bit, XP Embedded, CE, POSReady 2009, OPOS™, JavaPOS™, USB Vendor Class, Linux™, Mac OS X, StarIO SDK with support for iOS, Android and Blackberry

TSP650 Resto: None when used with SRM Revenu Quebec box

Digitally Signed (WHQL)


Swappable Interfaces



Serial, Parallel, USB, Ethernet, Bluetooth, WebPRNT Browser App, cloudPRNT

Emulation Modes

Star Mode, ESC/POS™

Peripheral Drive Circuit  

2 circuits, (24V max. 1A), 1 Compulsion input

Power Consumption 

Average 1.8 Amp. Printing, 0.15 Amp. Standby
Requires PS60A External Power Supply

Operating Conditions

Temperature: 5ºC to 45ºC 
Humidity: 10% - 90% RH (without condensation)

Storage Conditions

Temperature: -20ºC to 60ºC 
Humidity: 10% - 90% RH

Auto Cutter Model
Tear Bar Model

142 x 132 x 202 (w x h x d)mm

TSP654 – 1.72 kg
TSP651 – 1.56 kg

Safety Standards

UL, C-UL, TüV, FCC, VCCI, EN55022, CE, Gost

Reliability MCBF
Print Head
Auto Cutter

60 Million Lines
TSP654SK & TSP650 Resto: 1 Million Cuts
TSP650II: 2 Million Cuts

Included with Printer

Installation CD with Drivers and Configuration Utility, Wall Mount Bracket, Vertical Mount Accessory, 58mm Paper Guide, Power Switch Cover, Set Up Guide, Start Up Paper Roll


3 Year Limited Manufacturer Warranty (US and Canada)


External Power Supply (PS60A)
Splash Proof Cover (SPC-T100)
Display Stand for Vertical Use (VS-T650)
Kitchen Buzzer (BU01-24-A)
Swappable Interfaces
24V Mobile Power Supply
Swap-A-Star Extended Warranty Program (US and Canada)
Extend-A-Star Extended Warranty Program (US and Canada)


High Speed

Can print 30 six inch receipts per minute (150 mm/sec)

High Reliability

MCBF: 60 Million Lines
Guillotine Auto Cutter: 1 Million Cuts

Small Foot Print

Save precious counter space

“Drop In & Print” Paper Loading

Clamshell design allows for very fast and easy paper loading

Swappable Interface Connections

Future interface upgrades are fast and simple to do. With swappable interfaces, there’s no need to purchase a new printer just to upgrade the connection

Recessed Cable Connections

Helps protect cables from being damaged on the counter top

Horizontal or Vertical Orientation

Use the printer in the orientation that suits you best. An optional eye-pleasing vertical stand (VS-T650) is available for vertical operation.

Wall Mountable

Need more counter space? Create more room by mounting the printer to the wall

Installation CD Included in Box

No need to download drivers or utilities


Simple-to-Use Utilities

Included on Installation CD, free, easy to use

Logo Utility

Store logos and other graphics for professional receipt branding

Memory Switch Utility

Fine-tune your print outs or print in different languages by enabling, changing, or disabling certain settings

Ethernet Interface Set Up Utility

Setting up and configuring an ethernet printer has never been more quick and easy!


WiFi Power Pack

The Wifi Power Pack is designed to make any Star LAN interface printer "wireless". Powered by the printer's cash drawer kick port, the WiFi Power pack avoids additional power outlet, eliminating the possibility of tangled cables. The WiFi Power Pack includes a DK-USB power module and a TP Link wireless router.

Part Number: 99250000

 WiFi Power Pack

External Power Supply

The PS60A is a compact power supply that can be set beside or behind the printer or easily hidden away underneath a counter.

Part Number: 30781753

Splash Proof Cover

The Splash Proof Cover helps to protect the TSP650 from liquid and airborne debris in harsh environments such as kitchens. It easily locks in place over the printer.

Part Number: 39591100


Vertical Stand

Use the specially designed Vertical Stand when utilizing the TSP650 in vertical orientation. The Vertical Stand provides a clean surface facing the customer, which also creates room for advertising.

Part Number: 39590530


Kitchen Buzzer / Ticket Alarm

The Kitchen Buzzer is designed to connect directly to the RJ11 port on the back of the printer. When a print job is sent to the TSP650, the buzzer will sound off. This is beneficial for high noise environments like kitchens to alert cooks that orders have been sent to them.

Part Number: 39594000

Swappable Interfaces

Easily upgrade the connection type in the future without purchasing a new printer.

Interfaces Available:

RS232C Serial – IFBD-HD03
Part Number: 39607200

Parallel – IFBD-HC03
Part Number: 39607211

Part Number: 39607510

Ethernet – IFBD-HE07
Part Number: 39607800

Mobile Power Supply

The Mobile Power Supply allows users to put the TSP650 into vehicle applications like printing law enforcement tickets, truck tickets, and more. It converts 12VDC into the required 24VDC to power the printer.

Extend-A-Star Extended Warranty

The Extend-A-Star Extended Warranty Program provides full bumper-to-bumper coverage available for a selectable span of 3 or 4 years.

Swap-A-Star Extended Warranty

The Swap-A-Star Extended Warranty Program provides next business day replacement coverage available for a selectable span of 3 or 4 years.

Part NumberModelDescription
37966000TSP654IIcloudPRNT 24 GRY USTSP650, Thermal, Cutter, Ethernet iOS, Android, and Windows, cloudPRNT, Gray, Ext PS Included
37966010TSP654IIcloudPRNT 24 WHT USTSP650, Thermal, Cutter, Ethernet iOS, Android, and Windows, cloudPRNT, White, Ext PS Included
37963901TSP654IIWebPRNT 24 GRY USTSP650, Thermal, Cutter, Ethernet, WebPRNT, Gray, Ext PS Included
37963911TSP654IIWebPRNT 24 WHT USTSP650, Thermal, Cutter, Ethernet, WebPRNT, White, Ext PS Included
39449470TSP654IIC-24 GRY USThermal, Cutter, Parallel, Gray, Ext PS Included
39449590TSP654IID-24 GRY USThermal, Cutter, Serial, Gray Ext PS Included
39449670TSP654IIU-24 GRY USThermal, Cutter, USB, Gray, Ext PS Included
39449680TSP654IIU-24 WHT USThermal, Cutter, USB, White, Ext PS Included
39481361TSP654IIE3-24 GRYUSThermal, Cutter, Swappable Ethernet (LAN) int., Gray, Ext PS Included
39481270TSP654IIE3-24 WHT USThermal, Cutter, Swappable Ethernet (LAN) int, White, Ext PS Included
39481270TSP654IIBI2-24 GRY USThermal, Cutter, Bluetooth, iOS, Gray, Ext PS Included, Auto Connect ON
39481260TSP654IIBI2-24 WHT USThermal, Cutter, Bluetooth, iOS, White, Ext PS Included, Auto Connect ON
39481110TSP654IIBI2-24OF GRY USThermal, Cutter, Bluetooth, Android/Windows, Gray, Ext PS Included, Auto Connect OFF
39481460TSP654IIBI2-24OF WHT USThermal, Cutter, Bluetooth, Android/Windows, White, Ext PS Included, Auto Connect OFF
37964370TSP654IID-GRY US RESTO QUEBECThermal, Cutter, Serial, Gray, Ext PS Included, Resta Quebec
37964380TSP654IIC-GRY US RESTO QUEBECThermal, Cutter, Parallel, Gray, Ext PS Included, Resto Quebec
37963000TSP654C-GRY SK-US TSP654SK Liner-free thermal printer for sticky paper, Parallel 58 or 80mm, Cutter, Gray, External Power Supply Included
37963010TSP654D GRY SK-USTSP654 Liner-free thermal printer for sticky paper, Serial 58 or 80mm, Cutter, Gray, External Power Supply Included
37963020TSP654U GRY SK-USTSP654SK Liner-free thermal printer for sticky paper, USB 58 or 80mm, Cutter, Gray, External Power Supply Included
37963030TSP654L GRY SK-USTSP654 Liner-free thermal printer for sticky paper, Ethernet 58 or 80mm, Cutter, Gray, External Power Supply Included

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