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Fargo DTC4500e ID Card Printer 55030

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Single-Sided ID Card Printer, Mag Stripe Encoding, Locking Dual Input Hopper, USB
MSRP: $5,096
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Fargo DTC4500e Overview

  • Printing Capability: Single sided
  • Print Technology: Dye Sublimation
  • Print Speed: Full color single sided cards in 16 seconds & monochrome in 6
  • Cost per Card: $0.58
  • Input/Output Hopper: 200/100 cards
  • Warranty: 3 year warranty for both printer and printhead

If your organization needs a powerful ID card printer capable of printing large batches of cards, the Fargo DTC4500e comes with dual input hoppers so you can print up to 200 cards without reloading. For easy maintenance and to reduce printer downtime, the ribbons for the DTC4500e come with an included cleaning roller so you can easily batch print cards.

Powerful ID Card Printing

With the ability to print single-sided full color cards in just 16 seconds, or monochrome cards in 6 seconds, and dual input card hoppers that hold up to 200 for batch printing, your registration office or front desk will never be waiting for cards.

If you need to print multiple types of cards, the DTC4500e is equipped to print on both standard CR-80 cards and CR-79 adhesive backed cards. You can also print on cards of varying thickness, from thin 9 mil business cards to thinker 40 mil technology cards.

Options for Larger Batch Printing

If you need to print large numbers of cards at once, the DTC4500e comes with several options to make that easier. The default input and output card hoppers hold 200 cards each, so you can print 200 cards at a time without needing to reload the printer with more cards. The DTC4500e also uses high-yield printer ribbons, which have a higher print yield than other ribbons. These ribbons will also help streamline your batch printing process.

For ease of use, you can also upgrade to a same side card input/output hopper (traditionally the input hopper is on one side, and the output hopper on the other) so all your cards are on the same side for easier card loading.

Printer Options & Upgrades

The DTC4500e is available with the following upgrades:

  • Dual-sided printing
  • Magnetic stripe encoding
  • Ethernet connectivity
  • Wi-Fi connectivity

DTC4500e Printer Warranty

The Fargo DTC4500e ID card printer comes with a three year manufacturer warranty covering the printer and printhead (one-time replacement), and one year of loaner coverage.

Technical Specs

Fargo DTC4500e

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Cost
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MSRP
Single-Sided Printer
$3199
Dual-Sided Printer
$4199
AlphaCard Price
Single-Sided Printer
$2826.99
Dual-Sided Printer
$3619.99
Warranty
Printer Coverage
3
Loaner Coverage
1 Year Loaner
Printhead Coverage
3 Years
Printing
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Print Technology
Dye Sublimation
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Re-Writable Printing
Yes
Card Capacity
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Input Hopper
200
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Output Hopper
100
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Single Feed Mode
No
Print Speed
Full Color
16 Seconds
Monochrome
6 Seconds
Supplies
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Avg. Cost Per Card
Single-Sided Color
$0.52
Single-Sided Black
$0.09
Dual-Sided
$0.58
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Max. Ribbon Yield
Single-Sided Color
500
Single-Sided Black
3000
Dual-Sided
500
Accepted Card Sizes
CR79
CR80
Card Thickness
9-40 mil
Features Call if options aren't available online
Available Encoding Options
Contact Card
DesFire
HID Prox
iCLASS
Magnetic Stripe
MiFare
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Available Factory Options
Dual Sided
Hopper Upgrades
Lamination
Wi-Fi
?
Available Field Upgrades
Dual Sided
Hopper Upgrades
Lamination
Wi-Fi
?
Visual Security Features
Printer Lock Options
Printer Password, Locking Hoppers
Compatibility
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Connection Type
Ethernet
USB
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OS Compatibility
Mac OSX 10.6 Snow Leopard
Mac OSX 10.7 Lion
Mac OSX 10.8 Mountain Lion
Mac OSX 10.9 Mavericks
Windows XP
Windows Vista - 32 bit
Windows Vista - 64 bit
Windows 7 - 32 bit
Windows 7 - 64 bit
Windows 8 - 32 bit
Windows 8 - 64 bit
Windows 10 - 32 bit
Windows 10 - 64 bit
Windows 2003 Server - 32 bit
Windows 2003 Server - 64 bit
Windows 2008 Server - 32 bit
Windows 2008 Server - 64 bit
Windows Server 2012
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Mac Compatible
Yes
Physical Specs
Size
9.8˝ H x 18.1˝ W x 9.2˝ D
Weight
14 lbs
MPNS
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Available MPNs
055600,
055000,
055010,
055020,
05530,
055100,
055110,
055120,
055130,
055200,
055210,
055220,
055230,
055300,
055310,
055320,
055330
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TRUESUPPORT HELP

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PREMIUM SERVICE

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.

PRINTER MAINTENANCE + LOANER COVERAGE

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.

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