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Advanced Technology for Superior Image Quality

New TrueMatch™ printing technology creates vibrant, crisp and clean credentials that are both secure and visually impressive. The SD260 printer lets you produce predictably outstanding images by emulating the sRGB industry standard color space for improved color management.  


Intuitive Operation Simplifies Card Printing

There’s no learning curve with the SD260 printer. The printer display panel automatically alerts users when supplies are running low. Installation and printer operations are easy to understand with the helpful documentation tools provided with the XPS Printer Driver installation.  The browser-based printer manager makes it easy to control printer settings.


Superior Speed and Reliability for Worry-Free Printing

Never worry about jamming again with TruePick™ card handling. You can save work time and increase productivity by experiencing the fastest print speed in its class. 


Compact Size Creates More Room On Your Desktop

The SD260 card printer fits on any desktop and is ideal for many card printing applications. It is equipped with a 100-card input hopper and 25-card output hopper for easier desktop functions, with the option for single-card feed and extended 100-card output hopper.


Print technology

  • Direct-to-card dye-sublimation/resin thermal transfer



Print capabilities

  • One-sided, edge-to-edge printing; manual two-sided printing

  • Full-color and monochrome printing capability

  • Alphanumeric text, logos and digitized signatures; 1D/2D bar code images

  • Printer pooling/sharing (available soon)

  • UV printing


Print resolution

  • 300 dots per inch, 256 shades per color panel

  • High-quality mode: 300 x 600 dots per inch; enhanced text, bar code and graphics printing 300 x 1200 dots per inch; enhanced text and bar code


Print speed

  • Full-color printing: up to 200 cards per hour, one-sided (YMCKT)

  • Monochrome: up to 830 cards per hour, one-sided (black HQ)


Card capacity

  • Automatic feed: 100-card input for 0.030 in. (0.76 mm) cards; 25-card output standard

  • Manual feed: 1-card input; 5-card output for 0.030 in. (0.76 mm) cards


Physical dimensions

  • SD260: L 15.38 in. x W 6.69 in. x H 8.69 in. (39.0 cm x 17.0 cm x 22.1 cm)

  • SD260L: L 21.2 in. x W 6.9 in. x H 8.8 in. (53.9 cm x 17.5 cm x 22.4 cm)

  • SD260S: L 17.56 in x W 6.69 in x H 8.69 in (44.6 cm x 17 cm x 22.1 cm)



  • SD260: 8.1 lbs (3.7 kg) (depending on options)

  • SD260L: 12.0 lbs (5.4 kg) (depending on options)

  • SD260S: 14 lbs (6.4 kg) (depending on options)


Operating system support for printer driver

  • Windows® 7 (32 and 64 bit)

  • Windows® 8 (32 and 64 bit)

  • Windows® 10 (32 and 64 bit)


Environment/energy-saving features

  • Biodegradable supply cores made with EcoPure® additive

  • Recyclable enclosure plastics (marked with recycle symbol per Resin Identification Code)

  • Recyclable packaging


Included with printer

  • Printer driver CD, Quick Install Guide and warranty

  • Complimentary TruCredential™ Express identification software

  • Cleaning pen

  • Cleaning roller spindle

  • USB cable

  • Power supply

  • Power cord (region-specific)

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