Easy and affordable

3D printingWith the smallest version in the MakerBot line, you can transform any space into a 3D printing hub. Featuring easy-to-learn software and a variety of colors, textures, and forms, let your creativity run wild. The Mini uses Small Spool PLA materials.

Trust in a 3D printer that’s durable, reliable, and easy to use, Get fast and easy One Touch 3D Printing, Transform a small desk in your home or classroom into an exciting creativity center, Experiment with a wide range of forms, colors, and textures, Join the large, supportive MakerBot Thingiverse® 3D design community, Print, manage, and share your 3D creations simply and seamlessly, with free MakerBot software for your PC or Mac.

Entertaining, Educational, and Useful

Reconnect with your imagination and creative power, Teach children how to think, imagine, create, craft and print in 3D, Energize and inspire children’s creativity, while preparing them for the jobs of the future, Create occasions for children to bond with parents, siblings, classmates, and teachers, Remix and customize your creations to create unique gifts for family and friends.

Choose from hundreds of thousands of free, predesigned, and ready-to-print educational, entertaining, and useful 3D models on Thingiverse, Make household utensils and replacement parts, Spur social creativity at parties, events, and brainstorming sessions, Print your creations while you work on other projects, For even more design possibilities, pair the MakerBot Replicator Mini with the MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner.


Easy to swap or replace.
Detects filament absence and automatically pauses your print.
Sends notifications to MakerBot Desktop and MakerBot Mobile apps.


For print monitoring and easy sharing.
Automatically takes reference pictures of final print and saves them to your cloud storage library.


Free to download.
Store, organize, and access 3D design files in your personal cloud-enabled library.
Find, buy, and prepare your 3D files from one central location.
Control your MakerBot Replicator Mini from anywhere with MakerBot Mobile app.


Build Volume: 3.9 L x 3.9 W x 4.9 H in
Layer Resolution: 200 microns
Filament Compatibility: MakerBot PLA Filament, Small Spool
Product Dimensions: 11.6 W x 12.2 D x 15.0 H in
Product Weight: 18 lbs
3D Model File Types .stl, .obj, .thing, .makerbot
Operating Systems: Windows (7+), Mac OS X (10.7+), Linux (UBUNTU 12.04+, FEDORA 19+)
Connectivity: USB (Wi-Fi coming soon)