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Primacy 2 LE ID Card Printer

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MSRP $1,930.00 Price $1,816.00
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  • Print speeds of 280 full-color ID cards an hour, at a 300 dpi resolution
  • Includes a free 30-day subscription to CloudBadging: a secure, cloud-based workspace for individuals or teams to create, manage, and print ID badges.
  • Direct-to-card printer ideal for mid to high volume card printing applications
  • Special features:USB and Ethernet standard, 100-card input and output hoppers
  • Optional upgrades: dual-sided printing, encoding

What's Included

  • Primacy 2 LE printer
  • USB cable
  • Drivers and documentation
  • Starter cleaning kit
  • 3-year printhead warranty

The Primacy 2 LE ID Card Printer is perfect for medium to large volume print jobs. In addition, this model comes with reliable connection via USB and Ethernet. The Primacy 2 LE uses Cardpresso XXS Software for the perfect ID card printing.

Trusted Reliability and Performance
Whether printing single cards or large batches, the Primacy 2 LE consistently produces high-quality ID cards. Experience 300dpi resoluation (up to 1200dpi in Advanced mode) and blazingly-fast print speeds of 280 full-color, single-sided ID cards per hour, a 100-card input/output and an optional 200-card feeder, making it even better than the previous generation.

Lightweight, Eco-Friendly, & Rewritable.
The Primacy 2 LE is lightweight and perfect for minimizing your footprint. This model is highly efficient and can print, erase, and reprint your rewritable cards.

Intuitive Design with Optional LCD Screen
The Primacy LE 2 uses a intuitive interface that helps you get your card issuance program running quickly. Additionally, this printer offers an optional LCD touchscreen display. This upgraded interface is easy-to-read with notifications for printer cleanings, low ribbon levels, card volume alerts, and more!

Built-in Ethernet and USB Connectivity
Standard options for connectivity for Primacy 2 LE still provide Ethernet and USB for versatility and all of your card printing jobs.

Trusted TrueSupport Coverage
IDWholesaler provides TrueSupport for Primacy 2 LE ID Card Printer, adding to its renowned reliability and performance.

Professional Photo-Quality
Get high-resolution print in 300dpi (up to 1200 dpi in Advanced mode) for vivid, crisp colors and imagery. You'll get stunning results with a premium, high-quality finish.

Security Made Simple
The Primacy 2 LE prints cards fast with security built-in for better peace of mind. Custom graphics offer a simple solution to creating unique IDs for your business that are difficult to duplicate. In addition, you can add lamination, UV effects, and holograms for even further security. This model also includes optional upgrades for magnetic encoding, contact and contactless chips for protection. This way, you can customize your printer for your exact ID needs.

Reduce unauthorized copies, forgery, and fraud by using double overlay for UV effects.

Digital Erasing
Any sensitive data sent to the printer is completely deleted from memory.

Optional Dual-Sided Printing
Upgrade your Primacy 2 LE with ease to print to both sides of your cards. No extra equipment is necessary. Simply purchase an activation key and follow the easy instructions that are included.

Optional Encoding
The Primacy 2 LE ID card printer can be customized with your desired encoding options. These options include: magnetic stripe, smart card contact (ISO 7816-compliant), and contactless (MIFARE, DESFIRE, and iClass) encoding. These options provide the perfect scalable solutions for your encoding needs.

Optional Card Lamination
For the dual-sided Primacy 2 LE, the optional lamination upgrade offers additional security and protection for your ID cards with varnish, holographics, and patches. The lamination module can also add a double overlay to give your cards twice the protection and durability.

Ideal Applications

  • Corporate Employee IDs
  • Student and Faculty Cards
  • Access Control
  • Government IDs
  • Transportation
  • Retail Loyalty Cards

Compatible with smartphone and tablet, in addition to giving you an optimized user experience on Windows and Linux.

Card Sizes AcceptedCR80 - standard PVC or PET (CR80 is the size of a standard credit card)
Card Thickness Accepted10 - 50 Mil
Note: Mylar-backed cards are recommended when using 10 mil adhesive-backed cards. (See our CR8010MYAB CR80.10 Mylar Adhesive Backed Cards.)
Printer Color CapabilityColor & monochrome printing
Print Resolution DPI300 DPI
Advanced mode up to 1200 DPI
Printer LoudnessOperating: 48 dB (A)
Printer IncludesUSB cable, Power supply with cable, Cleaning kit, Printer drivers, Reject tray, and User manuals.
Input Hopper Capacity100
InterfaceUSB & Ethernet
OS CompatibilityMicrosoft® Windows® XP (SP3), Vista (32- & 64-bit), Windows 7 (32- & 64-bit), Windows 8 (32- & 64-bit); & Windows 10 (32- & 64-bit)
Output Hopper Capacity100
30-card reject hopper
Printing Speeds (sec/card)4.5 seconds (monochrome (K) single-sided card)
12.9 seconds (full-color (YMCKO) single-sided card)
Printing CapabilityDual-sided printing

3 years on printhead

Optional extended warranty available

Weight & Dimensions

9.26 lbs
247 x 205 x 382 mm (9.72" x 8.07" x 14.99")

Primacy 2 LE ID Card Printer

Primacy 2 LE ID Card Printer Downloads

MAC Driver Installation

Primacy 2 LE ID Card Printer Support

3 years on printhead

Optional extended warranty available

Technical Support