VC500W Full Colour Label Printer

Print full colour, customised labels designed on your PC, Mac, smartphone or tablet

$299.95 RRP (Inc. GST)

At a glance

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  • Mobile device compatible
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  • Wifi / Wireless compatible
  • AirPrint compatibility

With the VC500W label printer, it’s easy to take your craft projects to the next level. You can print labels in up to five different widths – 9mm, 12mm, 19mm, 25mm and 50mm – ideal for everything from scrapbooking, baking containers, wedding invitations, home-made goods and even home décor.

From intricate patterns to full colour pictures, you can easily customise all of your designs. Labels can be designed, edited and printed from PC, Mac, iOS or Android, via USB or Wi-Fi and the printer uses the latest technology to guarantee a high quality, professional finish.

Key Features

  • Create personalised, full-colour, glossy labels with an adhesive backing using your favourite pictures, icons and text
  • Print directly from your smartphone, tablet or PC
  • Compact design perfect for desktop
  • Ink-free printing using ZINK Technology™
  • Print labels 9, 12, 19, 25 & 50mm wide

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Full colour professional finish

The Brother VC500W is the first full colour label printer from Brother. Print in multiple colours to create visually stunning labels ideal for a range of uses around the home and office. 


Ink-free Printing

Powered by ZINK Zero Ink™ ink-free printing technology, the secret’s hidden in the label rolls. Special colour crystals in the paper are activated by heat to create full colour labels without the need for additional ink cartridges. 

VC-500W being used on a computer

PC and Mac connectivity

Connect to your computer using USB then easily design and print full colour labels from the Brother P-touch Editor design software. Import pictures and add frames, text and clip art to create unique, personalised labels.
Color Label App for Brother VC-500W

Color Label Editor app for iOS/Android

Create labels on your smartphone or tablet and print wirelessly from the Brother VC500W full colour label printer. Unleash your creativity by choosing your favourite fonts, clipart, frames and photos to include on your labels.

AirPrint for easy photo printing

AirPrint is a technology from Apple that helps you create full-quality prints without the need to download or install drivers. Print pictures from your camera roll directly to the Brother VC500W using your iPhone or iPad’s Wi-Fi connection.

Range of label widths

Available in 9, 12, 19, 25 and 50mm widths to offer maximum flexibility. Despite their compact size each label roll is 5 metres in length, long enough for even the most demanding of labelling tasks.

Specification Details

Features and Specifications

Maximum label width (mm) 50
Technology ZINK Zero-Ink Full Colour Printing Technology
AirPrint Yes
USB interface Ver 2.0 (full speed)
Wi-Fi Direct Yes
Wireless network interface IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Dimensions 113 (W) x 116 (D) x 96 (H) mm
Weight 0.66 kg
AC adaptor Yes
AC adaptor power cord Yes
Supplies 1 x CZ1004 25mm x 5m label roll | CK1000 50mm cleaning roll
USB cable Yes
Quick setup guide Yes
Maximum label width 50 mm
Maximum print length 430 mm
Maximum print width 50 mm
Resolution (dpi) 313
Standard print speed 7.5 mm per second
Rolls CZ full colour label rolls | CK printhead cleaning rolls
Warranty 4 Year Warranty

Rating and Reviews

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