An upgrade over basic iCLASS cards, HID iCLASS SE clamshell smart cards give you more flexibility and security to create a card program that truly works for your organization. With mutual authentication and Security Identity Object (SIO) programming, your data is secured so you can use them for more sensitive programs including cashless payments.
Please note that iCLASS SE clamshell cards are designed for use with iCLASS SE readers and are not backward compatible with iCLASS readers.
How are iCLASS SE clamshell cards used? With so many options for memory size and SIO programming, you have many options. The most common uses include cashless payment system for parking garages, vending machines, cafeterias, or printing.
Important Information to Know When Ordering iCLASS SE Clamshell Cards
Keep these things in mind when ordering HID iCLASS SE cards:
- Minimum order quantity: 100 cards
- Lead time for orders: 2-3 weeks
- Any customization you do to the cards may impact order processing time
- These cards are custom items & not eligible for returns
If you have a Corporate 1000, HID Elite ICE/MOB, or other registered card program, please contact AlphaCard sales for help placing your order.Slot Punching Cards
Displaying your ID cards with accessories including lanyards or badge reels improves building security and keeps them easily at hand for frequent use during the day. To use the cards with a lanyard or reel, you will need to slot punch the cards.
These iCLASS SE clamshell cards are only available pre-punched with a vertical slot punch. Because of the thick material, it is not recommended that you slot punch clamshell cards in-house.Printing on Your Cards
Because of their thick size, you cannot print on clamshell cards using an ID card printer. To customize your clamshell cards in-house, print your design on thin CR79 10mil adhesive cards and apply the printed card to the surface of your clamshell card.
If you do not want to print your cards in-house, contact us today to discuss your options for ordering pre-printed cards from the manufacturer. Pre-printed cards have an additional lead time, minimum order quantity, and additional fees.
HID iCLASS SE Card Warranty
These HID iCLASS SE smart cards comes with a lifetime warranty against manufacturer defects. iCLASS SE cards are not eligible for returns – please contact AlphaCard sales with any questions.