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Brother P-Touch D200

alaTest has collected and analyzed 633 reviews of Brother P-Touch D200. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. People are impressed by the size and performance. The durability and price also get good feedback.

usability, price, durability, performance, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Brother P-Touch D200 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 191 user reviews of Brother P-Touch D200 from The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Printers on Reviews about the performance and design are on the whole positive. The size and price also get good feedback, but some have doubts about the reliability.

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75% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Brother P-touch Home and Office Labeler (PT-D200)Brother P-touch Home and Office Labeler (PT-D200)

May, 2018

Editor's Choice!

Expert review by : Tony Hoffman (

Brother P-touch PT-D200


The Brother P-touch PT-D200 is a standalone label printer that needs no PC to operate. It's highly portable, can be held in the palm of a hand, and is battery powered; an optional AC adapter is available. It's similar in many ways to the Epson...

Fast. Highly portable. Inexpensive. Fairly simple, intuitive interface. Needs no PC

Limited to half-inch labels. Can't print barcode and other specialty labels

The Brother P-touch PT-D200, a highly portable PC-free label printer, stands out for its speed, and has a fairly intuitive interface.

Aug, 2012

Expert review by : Guadalupe (



I purchased the item above to assist me label all our household files-- It was fun to use and my files look "fantastic!. Thanks

fun @ easy

Dec, 2012

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Do yourself a favor and buy an ac adapter.

Makes great labels. I purchased this for my wife's canning, she loves it

None really, the batteries don't last long

Jul, 2014

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Nifty & useful!


Now I have two, an older one and a newer one. Imagine that!

Great thing to help me get organized

I am very dis-organized

May, 2014

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Good printer but it eats batteries


Buy an AC adapter; OEM compatible ones are less than $10 bucks on fleabay.

Small size, very easy to store away ; Has a lot of fonts, type styles, frames, arrows, symbols and pictures (dingbats) to choose from ; Decent sized keyboard keys even for someone with larger hands to use ; Can print 2 line labels ; Labels themselves...

Eats batteries, just ridiculously so. It takes 6 AAA. With a fresh set of batteries and using the label maker a few times a day, once or twice a week, with no other use - I've seen a 'Low Battery' or 'Dead Battery' (mid-print) screen less than a month...

Mar, 2014

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This little label maker is just what I needed. I had used one at work and liked it and wanted one for home. The price was quite reasonable and the device does much more than the one I had used at work. It's relatively small and portable. It is...

Apr, 2013

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None Better


I already have the top of the line unit from Brother, but is to hard to know how to do simple task, This printer is much simpler and I don't half to cut to continue like on big brother Very easy to use and is just what I needed thanks. Great Price also.

Mar, 2013

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Awesome Deal!


Great product at a great price!

Mar, 2013

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Great product!


I usually print all my labels on my computer but I got this at such a great deal and absolutely love it. Easy to use, compact so I can take it with m if needed

Mar, 2013

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Great product and Best Deal Ever!


I bought this for my home to label files and my food storage containers. I wanted something small, easy to use, and inexpensive. This met all my needs!

Mar, 2013

Product Specifications

OverviewStand alond desk top labeler. Prints up to 5 tape sizes. From 9/64 to 3/4". 15 character LCD display. Comes with AC/DC adapter and one full length tape. 9 Type styles, 6 type sizes, 56 auto formats and will repear print up to 9 times. 71 symbols.SpecificationsPrints on laminated tape in 5 tape sizes. Has a 15 character X 1 line Display. Tape cutter with 9 type styles abd 6 auto formats. 71 preprogrammed symbols.


Color of product:Black, White / Blue, White / Grey, White
Keyboard Layout:QWERTY
Keyboard type:QWERTY


Character display:15
Display number of lines:1
Print preview: Yes

Energy Management

Auto power off: Yes
Battery Type:AAA
Number of batteries supported:6


Memory capacity:2400 / 80

Other Features

Label type:3.5 / 6/9/12 mm / 3.5mm, 6mm, 9mm, 12mm
Number of frames:97

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
Carrying case: Yes

Paper Handling

Maximum label length:1.18 / 11811
Maximum label width:0.472


Max lines of print:2
Number of fonts:14 / 3
Number of label formats:4
Number of printing lines (max):2
Number of styles:8 / 9
Tape cutting:Manual
Tape type:M / TZe
Underline: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: No


Battery Type:AAA
Number of batteries supported:6


Maximum print height:0.354
Maximum printing width:0.472
Maximum Resolution:180 x 180 / 203 x 203
Print speed:20 / 7.5
Print technology:Thermal Transfer
Vertical printing: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:4.37 / 6.1
Height:2.2 / 2.68
Weight:17.3 / 8.82
Width:6.14 / 6.5