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Datacard SD260 ID Card Printer Single-Sided - Configurable

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Item#: 535500-002
Retail Price: $1,980.00
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Datacard SD260 Description

Highlights

  • Single-sided direct-to-card ID card printer ideal for low- to mid-volume card printing applications
  • Special features: Ethernet and USB connectivity come standard, fast print speeds, and a manual feed option
  • Optional upgrades: encoding, 100-card output hopper, and extended warranty plans
  • Also available: dual-sided printer

What's Included

  • SD260 single-sided printer
  • Printer driver CD
  • Quick install guide
  • Cleaning pen
  • Cleaning roller spindle
  • USB cable
  • Power supply
  • Power cord
  • 2.5 year printer & printhead warranty

Looking for a Complete ID System?

Our complete photo ID card systems include an ID card printer, photo ID software, a web camera, cards, and a ribbon. Everything you need to get started in one package for a great price!

See the SD260 Single-Sided ID System »

The Datacard SD260 ID card printer single-sided provides exceptional ease of use, extreme reliability, and fast, efficient operation. You will maximize your efficiency with this fast desktop printer that produces up to 200 color cards and up to 850 monochrome cards per hour.

Product Features

  • Easy to use interface
    Intuitive icons on the Datacard SD260 single-sided printer guide you through the soft-touch control panel and LCD screen. Cards and supplies are easy to load, and the ribbon cartridge includes a drop-in cleaning roller. The printer driver streamlines installation and provides easy access to user information.

  • Anti-jam card handling
    The Datacard SD260 single-sided printer features an all-new, exclusive card picking design call TruePick™. This technology helps ensure extremely durable card picking every time, with no adjustments. With TruePick technology, you will have greater confidence that your card printing jobs will be processed smoothly and efficiently, every time.

  • Flexible connectivity
    The Datacard SD260 printer comes standard with both Ethernet and USB connectivity, as well as a browser-based printer manager. These features make it easy for you to integrate the SD260 into just about any IT environment or application.

  • Superb image quality
    Datacard's new TrueMatch™ printing technology ensures vibrant colors and crisp, clean card printing results. The high-fidelity printer driver used the latest Microsoft® XPS-based technologies to maximize print speed and image quality. The printer is designed to maintain even printing consistency, so the density of the first card printed looks the same as the last card in a batch printing job. Batch after batch, you'll get consistently great results from the first card to the last.

  • Reliable performance and superior speed
    The SD260 card printer produces up to 200 color cards and up to 850 monochrome cards per hour, allowing you to maximize your efficiency.

  • Earth-friendly design
    The SD260 card printer is ENERGY STAR® qualified and with unique features such as biodegradable supply cores, recyclable materials and a power-down button, the SD260 printer sets new benchmarks for environmentally responsible card printing.

  • Optional 100-card output hopper
    A 100-card input hopper and 25-card output hopper are standard. The optional 100-card input hopper offers efficiency and flexibility when reloading cards or using different types of cards. (Add this feature to your printer within the Options tab.)

  • Optional encoding
    The Datacard SD260 is available with magnetic stripe encoding capability. (Add this feature to your printer within the Options tab.)

  • Optional extended warranty plans
    ID Wholesaler's extended warranty plans include toll-free technical support, live chat support, total parts and labor replacement, and fast turn-around on printer repairs. This satisfaction-guaranteed service is handles in-house by our knowledgeable, factory-trained technical support team. (Add an extended warranty plan to your printer within the Options tab.)

  • Optional card printer training
    Get your new Datacard SD260 card printer up and running in no time with a training session from our in-house Technical Support team. We will tailor your training around your specific printer and your specific needs. A card printer training session may include topics such as:
    • ID card printer installation assistance
    • How to load the ribbon and cards
    • A review of the printer's user interface
    • Special printer features and how to use them
    (You may add training to your order within the Options tab.)

Ideal Markets

  • Corporate
  • K-12 Schools
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Healthcare
  • Loyalty/Membership

Datacard SD260 ID Card Printer Single-Sided - Configurable Options

Datacard SD260 Highlights

  • Single-sided direct-to-card ID card printer ideal for low- to mid-volume card printing applications
  • Special features: Ethernet and USB connectivity come standard, fast print speeds, and a manual feed option
  • Optional upgrades: encoding, 100-card output hopper, and extended warranty plans
  • Also available: dual-sided printer

What's Included

  • SD260 single-sided printer
  • Printer driver CD
  • Quick install guide
  • Cleaning pen
  • Cleaning roller spindle
  • USB cable
  • Power supply
  • Power cord
  • 2.5 year printer & printhead warranty

Looking for a Complete ID System?

Our complete photo ID card systems include an ID card printer, photo ID software, a web camera, cards, and a ribbon. Everything you need to get started in one package for a great price!

See the SD260 Single-Sided ID System »

Choose Your Printer Encoding Option:
 
 
Add 100-Card Output Hopper:
 
 
Extended Warranty Plan Options:
 
 
Printer or Software Training Options:
 
 
Name, Phone, & Email for the Training Contact at Your Organization:
 
 
Add ID Software Options:
 
 
Add Photo ID Camera Options:
 
 
Add Backdrop + $20 - Select Color:
 
 
Add Tripod Options:
 
 

Datacard SD260 Specifications

Printing Capability Single-sided printing
Printing Speeds (sec/card) 4.2 seconds (monochrome (K) single-sided card)
18 seconds (full-color (YMCKO) single-sided card)
Input Hopper Capacity 100
Output Hopper Capacity 25
Card Sizes Accepted CR80 - standard PVC or PET (CR80 is the size of a standard credit card)
Card Thickness Accepted 10-37 mil
Interface USB 2.0 & Ethernet
Software Drivers Windows 7 (32- & 64-bit)
Windows 8 (32- & 64-bit)
Windows XP with SP3 (32-bit)
Windows 2003 R2 Server (32-bit)
Windows 2008 Server (64-bit)
Windows 2008 R2 Server (64-bit)
Windows 2012 R2 Server (64-bit)
Warranty 30 months on printer and printhead
Weight & Dimensions 10 lbs (4.6 kg), 6.7'' x 8.7'' x 15.4'' (170mm x 221mm x 391mm)
Printer Includes Printer Driver CD
Quick Install Guide and Warranty
Cleaning pen
Cleaning roller spindle
USB cable
Power supply
Power cord
Printer Options Encoding -
  • ISO magnetic stripe
  • JIS magnetic stripe
Extended 100-card output hopper
Extended warranties through ID Wholesaler, including options to add printer loaner coverage to standard warranty

Your Approximate Cost per Printed Card

  MSRP Our Price You Save
Single (K) $0.27 $0.18 $0.09
Single (YMCKT) $0.47 $0.30 $0.17

Datacard SD260 535500-002 Single-sided ID Card Printer Models

Part Number USB & Ethernet Interface ISO Magnetic Encoding JIS Magnetic Encoding
535500-002    
535500-004  
535500-005  

Note: Need help? Just ask. Call (800) 321-4405 or Chat now.

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worthless

By UnsatisfiedCustomer

from San Diego, CA

About Me Some experience with card printing

Verified Reviewer

Pros

    Cons

    • Noisy
    • Unreliable

    Best Uses

    • Paper Weight

    Comments about Datacard SD260 ID Card Printer Single-Sided - Configurable:

    Its looks nice but it breaks all the time.

    • Primary Card Uses:
    • Photo ID
     
    1.0

    Breaks all the time!!! Do not Buy!!

    By Troy Barth

    from San Diego, CA

    About Me Some experience with card printing

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Breaks All The Time
      • Ribbon Gets Jammed
      • Unreliable

      Best Uses

      • Paper Weight

      Comments about Datacard SD260 ID Card Printer Single-Sided - Configurable:

      Constant problems with it since we purchased this item.

      • Primary Card Uses:
      • Photo ID

      Datacard SD260 Support & Downloads

      Datacard SD260 Downloads

      Visit the Datacard support page to find the latest SD260 drivers and firmware
      - Datacard SD260 Firmware & Drivers

      Datacard SD260 User Manuals

      Find the latest version of the Datacard SD260 user manual below:
      - SD260 User Manual

      Datacard SD260 Warranty Options

      Extended Warranties & Registration
      - Datacard Product Registration
      - Extended Warranty Plans

      Technical Support

      Our team is able to assist you 7:30am-4:00pm CT, Monday-Friday.
      - See our technical support page for contact options