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  • Side Printing: Single or dual

  • Print Method: Dye-sublimation / resin thermal transfer

  • Resolution: 300 dpi

  • Print Speed: 16 seconds per card / 225 cards per hour (YMCKO)

  • Included Software: Embedded Swift ID® badging application and FARGO Workbench™ printer maintenance and diagnostic software with Color Assist™ spot-color matching

  • Data protection: AES-256 encryption on the printer over a secure network

  • Card capacity:  100 card input, 100 card output, 100 card reject with same-side input/output hopper



Accepted Card Sizes:


  • CR-80

  • CR-79 Adhesive Back


GreenCircle® Certified Product:


Provides organizations with a high-performance, energy-efficient photo ID printing solution that supports corporate sustainability initiatives while reducing costs. The sustainable attributes of HID card printers were third-party certified by GreenCircle Certified, LLC. The certification process verified up to a 53% energy savings for the DTC1250e card printer. The default time for sleep mode has been factory-set to five minutes, and printer design enhancements reduce the power consumption while in standby or sleep mode. Energy savings are calculated based on an assessment to a comparable product currently sold in the marketplace.



Printer Options:


  • Single-wire Ethernet and USB 2.0 interface for inline printing and encoding (only available for iCLASS® and contact smart card encoding)

  • Wireless connectivity with Wi-Fi® accessory (on Ethernet-enabled printers)

  • Password protection on the printer

  • Data protection via AES-256 decryption

  • Eco-friendly erase and rewrite feature (no ribbon required)

  • SmartScreen™ graphical display

  • Optional dual-side printing

  • Optional fluorescent printing for additional UV security

  • Optional same-side input/output card hopper – field upgradeable

  • Smart card encoding (contact/contactless) – field upgradable

  • Magnetic stripe encoding – field upgradeable

  • Printer cleaning kit

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