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Entrust Datacard Sigma SL3 Single-Sided ID Card Printer


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  • Printing Capability: Single or dual-sided
  • Print Technology: Dye sublimation
  • Print Speed: 250 full color, single-sided cards per hour & 180 double-sided cards per hour
  • Input/Output: 125/25 cards
  • Warranty: 3 year manufacturer warranty & 3 year loaner coverage
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Entrust Datacard Sigma SL3 Overview

  • Printing Capability: Single or dual-sided
  • Print Technology: Dye sublimation
  • Print Speed: 250 full color, single-sided cards per hour & 180 double-sided cards per hour
  • Input/Output: 125/25 cards
  • Warranty: 3 year manufacturer warranty & AlphaCare, available TrueSupport Premium Plan

Entrust Datacard Sigma SL3 ID card printer produces high-quality results in record time and comes standard with an industry-leading three-year warranty and AlphaCare and available TrueSupport Premium Plan for even more protection..

High-end performance

Sigma SL3 has a 125-card input hopper and 25-card output hopper, which is ideal for mid-sized volume print jobs. Entrust Datacard Sigma SL3 is efficient, reducing time spent loading cards and boasting fast, high-quality printing.

USB & Ethernet connectivity comes standard so the Sigma SL3 works easlity with any office or workplace.

Choose Your Printing Mode – Standard or High-Quality

Photo-quality prints are possible with Entrust Datacard Sigma SL3's high-resolution at up to 300x1200 dpi, which is also great for fine text & barcodes

Great for cards that demand large amounts of text or detailed images, and fine lines to help prevent unauthorized copying.


Free Year of TrueSupport

This printer comes with one year FREE TrueSupport Premium service and support. TrueSupport goes above and beyond to offer world class, full-service technical support:

  • Loaner coverage & printer repair during TrueSupport plan coverage period​

  • Phone-based technical support including remote assistance​

  • Complimentary one hour of training annually​

  • Complimentary cleaning kit and remote printer check-up provided annually

TrueSupport must be activated within 30 days of purchase. See full TrueSupport details.

Printer Options & Upgrades

The Entrust Datacard Sigma SL3 is available with these printer options:

  • Single-sided printing
  • Dual-sided printing
  • Magnetic stripe encoding
  • Single wire or loosely coupled:
  • Contact smart card encoding: ISO 7816 T=0 (T=1), Class A 5V (3V and 1.8V)
  • Contactless smart card encoding: ISO 14443 – A & B, ISO 15693, MiFare Series, DESFire Series, HID iCLASS Series, HID Prox (125 KHZ)

Entrust Datacard Sigma SL3 Printer Warranty

The Entrust Datacard Sigma SL3 ID card printer comes with a three-year manufacturer warranty AlphaCare and available TrueSupport Premium Plan for even more protection.


See full warranty and exchange program details.

This printer includes one year of our TrueSupport Premium Plan for free. The TrueSupport Premium plan offers loaner coverage and printer repair during the TrueSupport coverage period, phone-based technical support including remote assistance, complimentary one hour of training annually, and complimentary cleaning kit and remote printer check-up annually.

Technical Specs

Datacard Entrust Sigma SL3

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Single-Sided Printer
Dual-Sided Printer
AlphaCard Price
Single-Sided Printer
Dual-Sided Printer
Printer Coverage
3 Years
Loaner Coverage
3 Years
Printhead Coverage
3 Years
Print Technology
Dye Sublimation
Re-Writable Printing
Card Capacity
Input Hopper
Output Hopper
Single Feed Mode
Print Speed
Full Color
250 cph full-color single sided, 180 cph double-sided
Avg. Cost Per Card
Single-Sided Color
Single-Sided Black
Max. Ribbon Yield
Single-Sided Color
Single-Sided Black
Accepted Card Sizes
Card Thickness
0.25mm - 1.016mm
Features Call if options aren't available online
Available Encoding Options
Contact Card
Contactless Card
HID Prox
Magnetic Stripe
Available Factory Options
Dual Sided
Available Field Upgrades
Dual Sided
Magnetic Stripe
Visual Security Features
Printer Lock Options
Connection Type
USB, Ethernet
OS Compatibility
Windows 7
Windows 7 - 32 bit
Windows 7 - 64 bit
Windows 8
Windows 8 - 32 bit
Windows 8 - 64 bit
Windows 10
Windows 10 - 32 bit
Windows 10 - 64 bit
Windows 2000
Windows 2000 - 32 bit
Windows 2000 - 64 bit
Windows Server 2003
Windows 2003 Server - 32 bit
Windows 2003 Server - 64 bit
Windows Server 2008
Windows 2008 Server - 32 bit
Windows 2008 Server - 64 bit
Windows Server 2012
Windows 2012 Server - 32 bit
Windows 2012 Server - 64 bit
Windows Server 2016
Windows Server 2016 - 32 bit
Windows Server 2016 - 64 bit
Mac Compatible
Physical Specs
L 17.4 in x W 8.9 in x H 9 in / 44.2 cm x 22.6 cm x 22.9 cm
12.1 lbs
Available MPNs

Select printers include one full year of TrueSupport for free!

Upgrade to TrueSupport for world class, full service technical support. You'll get direct access to our professionally trained technical support experts who have years of experience working with customers just like you. Whether you are setting up an ID card system for the first time, or you need help with troubleshooting, our friendly experts will get you on track quickly.


You can talk directly to our dedicated support team on the phone. On top of our complimentary lifetime email support (1-3 day turnaround) and 30-day setup over the phone, TrueSupport coverage plans will include troubleshooting and technical support via phone and hands-on help via remote desktop assistance during your subscription period from the best technical experts in the industry.


As a TrueSupport subscriber, you'll receive a complimentary cleaning kit and remote printer check-up annually through the duration of your subscription. Through these preventative services, potential future obstacles that could interrupt daily business operations can be avoided.


Within your TrueSupport coverage period, our technical support experts are standing by to offer remote phone support. If your ID card printer requires service, we'll provide a loaner machine to keep your business running while we repair your printer.


Get one hour of training every year to maximize every feature of your investment, or just brush-up on the basics. We want to help you do your job easier!


Options to extend your TrueSupport coverage are available. Call us now for pricing and enrollment (877) 907-9834.

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