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Get a high-end look for every card design

  • Pigment ink prints lifelike skin tones so you can more accurately authenticate each cardholder to improve security
  • Over-the-edge printing with retransfer technology allows you to print on multiple card types, including technology cards
  • On-demand printing means you can print exactly the design you need, eliminating the need for pre-printed card stock

Use its versatility to your advantage

  • Print corporate badges, school IDs, driver’s licenses, and other high assurance IDs
  • Print on the card material that meets your needs and budget — from PVC to PVC composite, polycarbonate (PC) or PET card type
  • Add inline modules for more card features as your needs change


  • CR803 Printer Standard Features And Specifications

    Print technology

    • Retransfer pigment ink

    Print capabilities

    • Dual-sided, over-the-edge printing

    Print resolution

    • 300 dots per inch (dpi)

    Print speed

    • Full-color printing: Single-sided (CMYK) – up to 103 cards per hour (cph) ; Dual-sided (CMYK-K) – up to 70 cards per hour (cph)

    Color modes

    • True Color (ICC) – prints color as close as possible to image as defined in the card design
    • Legacy SR/CR – prints as close as possible to the SR200, SD300, and SR300e card printers
    • Vivid — printer colors with higher saturation and contrast

    Card capacity

    • Input hopper – up to 125 cards
    • Output hopper – up to 25 cards
    • Card input size — 0.030 inches to 0.040 inches (0.76 mm to 1.01 mm)

    Card types supported

    • ISO/IEC 7810 I D1
    • Size: .030 in. (.762 mm) (+/-10%}, also known as CR80/030 cards

    Card materials supported

    • PVC, PVC Composite, PET, PET-G, and polycarbonate (PC)
    • As card construction can vary, recommend compatibility testing of specific PET, PETG, and polycarbonate card types prior to production.

    Operating environment

    • 60°F – 95°F (15°C – 35°C)

    Physical dimensions

    • L 21.4 in. x W 10.1 in. x H 15.6 in. / L 54.34 cm x W 25.55 cm x H 39.68 cm


    • 28 Ib. (12.7 kg); wilI vary with options


    • USB and Ethernet


    • Printer: 36-month standard warranty /Printhead: Limited lifetime warranty

    CR803 Optional Features And Supplies

    Color ribbons

    • CMYK 1,000 images (single-sided)
    • CMYK-K 1,000 images (dual-sided)

    Clear retransfer film

    • 1,000 images (single-sided), 500 images (dual-sided)

    Magnetic stripe encoding

    • ISO/IAT h1agnetic Stripe Encoding / JIS Magnetic Stripe Encoding

    Smart card encoding

    • Single wire – Contact ISO 7816 T=0, 1
    • Contactless
    • Loosely coupled – Contact ISO 7816 T=0, 1
    • HID iCLASS, read/write or read-only encoder
    • PC Prox
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