Compatibility Guide

Firmware Compatibility

Use this guide to ensure that you download the correct firmware to your printer.

Hardware G1 Software G2 Software
CPU G3 SE (Standard Edition) ≥ 0.29.0
CPU G3 (Plus Edition) ≥ 0.28.0
CPU G2 Trusty/Hardy versions all
CPU G1 Hardy versions

CPU G3 SE (Standard Edition)

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This CPU Unit is distinguished by the all black aluminum case and the orange field that frames the computer connectors. It has only one network port, and an HDMI video interface.

Lifecycle Status Active. Recommended for new installations.
Software Compatibility G2 software from 0.29.0 and newer. Check the changelog for the latest G2 release.





CPU G3 (Plus Edition)

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This CPU Unit is distinguished by the all black aluminum case and a front panel with dual network ports, USB-C, and a DisplayPort (DP++) video interface.

Lifecycle Status Active. Recommended for new installations.
Software Compatibility G2 software from 0.28.0 and newer. Check the changelog for the latest G2 release.






CPU G2

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This CPU Unit has a galvanized sheet metal case with dual CAN connectors.

Lifecycle Status Deprecated. Not recommended for new installations.
Software Compatibility G2 software all versions. Check the changelog for the latest G2 release. Can also run G1 software [1].

In order to switch between software generations, the CPU unit needs to be reimaged. If you are sure that this is what you want, you can follow one of the guides below:

CPU G1

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This CPU Unit has a galvanized sheet metal case with four CAN connectors.

Lifecycle Status Obsolete
Software Compatibility Only compatible with G1 Hardy software.







[1]Download Latest G1 Trusty Release

Applicator Compatibility

Applicator Printer CPU Generation Software Generation
Belt D/T 4” All All
Belt G2 D/T 4” ≥ CPU G2 G2 Software
Blow D 4” All All
BlowVac All All All
eTamp (Legacy) All All All
eTamp G2 All ≥ CPU G2 All
eWipe/eWipe90 (Legacy) All ≥ CPU G2 All
FlexWipe D/T 6” ≥ CPU G2 G2 Software (some support in G1)
FlexWipe (Single Cable) D/T 6” CPU G3 G2 Software
Pluck D 4” CPU G1 G1 Software
QuickTamp All ≥ CPU G2 G2 Software
Tamp All All All
Wipe L All CPU G1 G1 Software
Wipe/Wipe90 G2 All ≥ CPU G2 All

Peripheral Compatibility

Applicator CPU Generation Software Generation
Control Panel All All
Distance Sensor (QuickTamp) ≥ CPU G2 G2 Software
Motorized Stand ≥ CPU G2 All
Motorized Stand XL ≥ CPU G2 G2 Software
Partial Pallet Sensor (Motorized Stand XL) ≥ CPU G2 G2 Software
Pneumatic Printer Stand CPU G1/G2 G1 Software
Pneumatic Product Aligner CPU G1/G2 G1 Software
Scale Support CPU G1/G2 G1 Software
Scanner (Datalogic N Series) ≥ CPU G2 G2 Software
Scanner (Datalogic Legacy) ≥ CPU G2 G2 Software
Scanner (Leuze DCR Series) ≥ CPU G2 G2 Software
Scanner (Keyence BL-1300 Series) ≥ CPU G2 G2 Software
Scanner (SICK CoLa A) ≥ CPU G2 G2 Software
Timer Outputs CPU G1/G2 G1 Software

Monitor and Cable Comparability

The document New touch screens displays S101440 - S101417 (Product description). describes the different touch screens, cables and adapters provided by Evolabel. It also informs about the compatibility between CPU units, cables and touch screens.