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Evolis Zenius Expert ID Card System Single-Sided

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MSRP $2,146.00
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  • Includes a free 30-day subscription to CloudBadging: a secure, cloud-based workspace for individuals or teams to create, manage, and print ID badges
  • Single-sided direct-to-card system with manual-feed option for low-volume card printing applications
  • Special features: includes all of the supplies you need to start printing cards, quick & simple installation, user-friendly design with easy access to consumables, and choice of colors

What's Included

The Evolis Zenius Expert single-sided ID system is a compact, lightweight printer that is designed for low-volume and on-demand printing - plus it offers built-in USB and Ethernet connectivity and encoding options. Simple to install, operate, and maintain, you'll be printing your own custom ID cards in just minutes! The Evolis Zenius Expert ID card system includes a color ribbon, cards, CloudBadging ID software, and a Credential Cam webcam - everything you need to get started at a great price.

Zenius Expert Printer

  • Batch and single card printing modes
    The Evolis Zenius Expert plastic card printer offers a 50-card capacity input hopper for worry-free, continuous batch card printing. You also have the flexibility to produce an ID card on-the-fly with the handy single card feeder located on the front side of your printer.

  • Intuitive user interface
    The Evolis Zenius Expert plastic card printer is as easy to install and operate as a traditional office printer with the new Evolis Premium Suite®. Evolis Premium Suite swiftly guides you through your print jobs and notifies you when the printer has an empty feeder, needs cleaning, or is approaching the end of the ribbon. Premium Suite includes the printer driver which communicates between your printer and PC; Print Center is used for easy monitoring of printers and print jobs; Printer Manager provides user-friendly pop-up notifications right on your PC. The Zenius also features an LED control panel on the front of the printer to indicate general printer status.

  • Easy-to-replace supplies
    To ensure quality prints, the Evolis Zenius printer uses the new Evolis High Trust® line of consumables which are designed to deliver high-quality graphic performance. The printer features a front-loading card feeder and output tray with top-loading printer ribbon, so replacing the ribbon cassette is an easy one-step process. Plus an integrated chip allows the Evolis Zenius to identify the ribbon type and configure your printer settings automatically!

  • Contemporary, compact and quiet design
    The Evolis Zenius features a contemporary design that is available in two color options: fire red (ZN1U0000RS) or grey/brown (ZN1U0000TS). It's also a very quiet and compact printer; the Zenius printer can easily accommodate any workstation, be it a welcome desk, a sales counter, or an office setting.

  • Built-in USB and Ethernet connectivity
    The Zenius Expert offers a choice of connecting to a single PC via the USB connection or to a shared network via the built-in Ethernet connection.

  • Optional encoding
    The Evolis Zenius Expert printer is flexible in the way that it provides options for creating feature-rich cards with the use of magnetic stripe or smart card technologies.

CloudBadging ID Software

  • Powerful cloud-based software in a user-friendly package
    Included with your Rio Pro single-sided system, CloudBadging is an an cloud-based ID card software that goes beyond traditional ID badge management software by providing a secure, cloud-based workspace for individuals or teams to create, manage, and print ID badges - maximizing productivity and performance for everyone. CloudBadging provides you with quick, simple card design and printing tools that are accessible from any internet connective device with a modern web browser, no matter where you are located.

Credential Cam Digital Photo ID Webcam

  • Plug and play ease in capturing ID photos
    With its five layer glass lens and Autosmart facetracking, the Credential Cam included with your Evolis Zenius system is optimized for capturing ID photos, and works exceptionally well for all card printing applications. The camera is designed to simply plug and play; withing minutes you will have quality images on your photo ID badges.

Color Ribbon and Cards

  • Supplies you need to start printing immediately
    The Zenius system includes a full-color, 200 print-count YMCKO ribbon and 500 PVC cards.

Ideal Applications

  • Corporate IDs
  • Membership cards
  • Gift Cards
  • Customer Loyalty
  • Mass Transit
Card Sizes AcceptedCR80 - standard PVC or PET (CR80 is the size of a standard credit card)
Card Thickness Accepted10 - 30 Mil
Note: When using 10 mil adhesive-backed cards, Mylar-backed cards are recommended. (See our CR8010MYAB CR80.10 Mylar Adhesive Backed Cards.)
Printer Color CapabilityColor & monochrome printing
Printer LoudnessOperating: 46 dB (A)
Printer IncludesUSB cable
Power supply & cords
  • CD-ROM with printer driver and user manual
  • Cleaning kit
  • Input Hopper Capacity50
    InterfaceUSB 1.1 (USB 2.0 compatible) & Ethernet
    OS CompatibilityMicrosoft® Windows® XP (SP2 or later), Vista (32- & 64-bit), Windows 7 (32- & 64-bit), Windows 8 (32- & 64-bit), Windows 10 (32- & 64-bit), Mac OS X v10.7
    (Note: Mac and Linux* drivers are downloadable from the Evolis website)

    *For specifications on Linux version compatibility, please refer to the printer brochure or call us at (800) 321-4405 x2.
    Printer Options

    Color options:

    • Fire Red (part number ZN1H0000RS)
    • Grey Brown (part number ZN1H0000TS)

    Encoding options:

    • Magnetic stripe encoding
    • Contactless smart card encoding
    • Contact smart card encoding
    • Combination contactless and contact smart card encoding

    TrueSupport Plans through ID Wholesaler, including options to add printer loaner coverage to standard warranty

    Printing Speeds (sec/card)7.2 seconds (monochrome (K) single-sided card)
    24 seconds (full-color (YMCKO) single-sided card)
    Printing CapabilitySingle-sided printing
    Warranty2 years on printer and printhead
    Weight & Dimensions7.3 lbs (3.3 kg), 7.68'' x 8.07'' x 12.2'' (195mm x 205mm x 310mm)
    Card ManagementImport images
    Integrated photo capture
    Conditional design rules
    Magnetic stripe encoding
    Add signatures
    Add unlimited data fields
    DatabaseCloud-based database
    Encoding1-D and 2-D barcodes
    Magnetic encoding options

    Evolis Zenius System

    Evolis Zenius System Downloads

    Visit the Evolis support page to find the latest Zenius drivers and firmware
    - Evolis Zenius Firmware & Drivers

    Evolis Zenius System User Manuals

    Find the latest version of the Zenius user manual:
    - Zenius User Manual

    Evolis Zenius System Support

    TrueSupport Plans & Registration
    - Evolis Product Registration
    - TrueSupport 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