Datacard SD260 | ID card printer

Specification Details
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)
Print resolution 300 dots per inch, 256 shades per color panel
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 L 15.4 in. x W 6.9 in. x H 8.8 in. (39.1 cm x 17.5 cm x 22.4 cm)
Weight 8.1 lbs (3.7 kg) (depending on options)
Operating system support for printer driver • Windows® 7 (32 and 64 bit)
• Windows® 8 (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
• Free ID Works® Intro identification software
• Cleaning pen
• Cleaning roller spindle
• USB cable
• Power supply
• Power cord (region-specific)
Warranties • 30-month standard depot warranty
• 30-month printhead warranty (no pass restrictions)
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The Datacard SD260 card printer puts value right on your desktop. Save time and increase workday efficiency with this best-in-class card printer, ideal for many ID card issuance and badging applications.

  • Produce vibrant and crisp images with Datacard® TrueMatch™ printing technology
  • Experience extreme reliability with Datacard TruePick™ card handling
  • Support your environmental commitments with Earth-friendly features
  • Increase productivity with speeds that are over 33% faster than competitive printers in the same class