Create professional quality, full-color dual-sided ID card credentials with the new HID Global Fargo DTC4500e Dual-Sided ID card printer. Designed for medium-to-large sized organizations, schools and government institutions looking for reliable, long-term solutions. HID Global’s professional-grade Fargo DTC4500e dual-sided ID card printer encoder withstands the daily demands of high-volume ID card printing. Additional security features – such as password protection and data decryption, locking dual-card hoppers for managing different ID card stocks and optional holographic or fluorescent (UV) overlaminates that dramatically increase ID card durability also make this the ideal choice for organizations in need of advanced ID card protection and performance.

The new Fargo DTC4500e dual-sided ID card printer features a modular design that allows you to add at any time, new functionality as the needs of your organization evolve. The Wi-Fi® accessory enables you to print dual-sided ID cards anytime and anywhere, over any secured wireless network and the DTC4500e is an ENERGY STAR® certified product, meaning that it’s energy-efficient! The new DTC4500e is an eco-friendly photo ID printing solution which supports corporate sustainability initiatives, while reducing costs. The default time for sleep mode on the new printer has been lowered from two hours to five minutes, and printer design enhancements now reduce the printer’s power consumption when in standby or sleep modes. Use eco-friendly ID card printing products from Advantidge with your Energy Star certified HID Global Fargo DTC4500e dual-sided ID card printer for a complete eco-friendly ID card solution!

The Fargo DTC4500e dual-sided is fully compatible with HID Global’s Asure ID® Photo ID Software for ID card personalization, which allows for the creation and encoding of custom employee or contractor ID cards, as well as HID Global’s EasyLobby® Secure Visitor Management solutions which is a perfect solution for developing visitor ID badges easily and on demand.

HID Global Fargo DTC4500e Dual-Sided ID Card Printer

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Backed by a global three-year warranty, this new seventh-generation FARGO ID card printer encoder can be seamlessly integrated to work with other HID products, ensuring that you receive and retain the maximum value from your HID Global Fargo secure identity solutions!

Fargo’s DTC45000e dual-sided ID card printer is also available as the DTC4500e single-sided.

Printer Specifications:

Print Method- Dye sublimation / resin thermal transfer.

Resolution- 300 dpi (11.8 dots/mm) continuous tone.

Colors- Up to 16.7 million / 256 shades per pixel.

Print Speed- 6 seconds per card (K*); 8 seconds per card (KO*); 16 seconds per card (YMCKO*); 24 seconds per card (YMCKOK*).

Accepted Card Size- CR-80 (3.375 ̋ L x 2.125 ̋ W / 85.6 mm L x 54 mm W); CR-79 Adhesive Back (3.313 ̋ L x 2.063 ̋ W / 84.1 mm L x 52.4 mm W).

Accepted Card Thickness- Print only: .009 ̋ – .040 ̋ / 9 mil – 40 mil / .229 mm – 1.016 mm; print / lamination: .030 ̋ – .040 ̋ / 30 mil – 40 mil / .762 mm – 1.02 mm.

Print Area- CR-80 edge-to-edge (3.36 ̋ L x 2.11 ̋ W / 85.3 mm L x 53.7 mm W); CR-79 (3.3 ̋ L x 2.04 ̋ W / 83.8 mm L x 51.8 mm W).

Accepted Card Types- PVC or polyester cards with polished PVC finish; monochrome resin required for 100% polyester cards; optical memory cards with PVC finish; rewrite.

Input Hopper Card Capacity- Dual-input card hopper (200 cards).

Output Hopper Card Capacity- Up to 100 cards (.030 ̋ / .762 mm).

Reject Hopper Card Capacity- Up to 100 cards (.030 ̋ / .762 mm) – same-side input/output card hopper or lamination module required.

Communications Interface- USB 2.0 and Ethernet with internal print server.

Software Drivers- Windows® XP / Windows Vista® (32 bit & 64 bit) / Server 2003 & 2008 / Windows® 7 / Windows® 8 (32 bit & 64 bit) / Windows® 10 (32 bit & 64 bit) / MAC OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8 / Linux***.

Display- User friendly, SmartScreenTM graphical display.

Memory- 32 MB RAM.

Encoding Options- 125 kHZ (HID Prox) reader; 13.56 MHz (iCLASS, MIFARE, ISO 14443 A/B, ISO 15693) read/write encoder; Contact Smart Card Encoder reads from and writes to all ISO7816 1/2/3/4 memory and microprocessor smart cards (T=0, T=1) as well as synchronous cards; ISO Magnetic Stripe Encoding, dual high- and low-coercivity, Tracks 1, 2 and 3.

Weight- Single-sided printer: 9 lbs / 4.1 Kg; dual-sided printer: 11 lbs / 5 Kg; printer + lam: 20 lbs / 9.1 Kg.

Dimensions- Single-sided printer: 9.8 ̋ H x 18.1 ̋ W x 9.2 ̋ D / 249 mm H x 460 mm W x 234 mm D Dual-sided printer: 9.8 ̋ H x 18.7 ̋ W x 9.2 ̋ D / 249 mm H x 475 mm W x 234 mm D Printer + lam: 18.9 ̋ H x 18.7 ̋ W x 9.2 ̋ D / 480 mm H x 475 mm W x 234 mm D.

Encoding Options- Supported smart card and magnetic stripe technologies: 125 kHz (HID Prox) reader; 13.56 MHz (iCLASS® Standard/SE/SR/Seos, MIFARE Classic®, MIFARE Plus®, MIFARE DESFire®, MIFARE DESFire® EV1, ISO 14443 A/B, ISO 15693) read/write encoder; contact smart card encoder reads from and writes to all ISO7816 1/2/3/4 memory and microprocessor smart cards (T=0, T=1) as well as synchronous cards; ISO magnetic stripe encoding, dual high- and low-coercivity, tracks 1, 2 and 3.

Supported Access Control Credential Programming- iCLASS® Standard/SE/SR/Seos, MIFARE ClassicTM, MIFARE DESFire® EV1, HID Prox.

Printer Options- Single wire Ethernet and USB 2.0 interface for inline printing and encoding (note: single wire Ethernet encoding is only available for iCLASS®, MIFARE®, and contact smart card encoding); Ethernet-enabled printer supports wireless accessory; dual-sided printing module; same-side input/output card hopper; locking card input/output hopper; smart card encoding modules (contact/contactless); magnetic stripe encoding module; printer cleaning kit; Ethernet with internal print server; secure proprietary consumables system.

Software- Swift ID embedded badging application, FARGO Workbench diagnostic utility with Color Assist spot-color matching.

Printer Security- Printer access password protected.

Warranty- HID Global offers a three-year Standard Limited Warranty covering parts and depot repair labor. The Standard Limited Warranty also includes On-Call Express (loaner printer) service for the first year of warranty. On-Call Express for the second year of the factory warranty is available for an additional fee.

See more HID Global Fargo ID card printers with Advantidge.

AdvantIDge offers a wide variety of all of the card printer systems, or other visitor management devices, to fill any of your asset tracking, visitor management, or identification card needs. From card printers and supplies for issuance, through to badge clips and other peripherals to put them into your users hands. With more than 40 years of combined industry experience, we’re ready to help you achieve your identification goals. For specific information please contact our sales department at [email protected] or call 310-596-4063 for more information on this update– we provide excellent customer service!