DATACARD SD360 AND SD260 CARD PRINTERS
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The best card issuance value on anyone’s desktop
THE NEW
LOOK OF
LEADERSHIP
Datacard® SD360™ two-sided and SD260™ one-sided card printers are packed with
industry-leading innovations that make desktop ID card printing simple and economical.
SD Series printers are ideal for small- to medium-sized businesses, schools, hospitals,
fitness clubs and anyone who prints ID cards as part of their busy workday. With their
competitive features and price, SD Series printers are a great value.
The SD360TM and SD260TM
Dozens of great innovations in one great card printer family
card printers deliver the
• Superior speed and productivity. Print more cards in less time. SD Series printers are
significantly faster than any other desktop card printers in their class. And TruePick™
anti-jam card handling accurately picks cards, standard and thin, with no adjustments.
• Superb image quality for high-impact IDs. New TrueMatch™ printing technology —
an industry exclusive — ensures the colors on your screen closely match the colors on
your card. Batch after batch, you get consistently crisp, clean printing results from the
first card to the last.
• Easy operation that anyone can master. Intuitive icons guide you through the
soft-touch control panel and LCD screen. Cards and supplies are easy to load, and
the ergonomically designed ribbon cartridge includes a drop-in cleaning roller.
• All the right connections for easy setup. Standard, built-in Ethernet and USB ports,
and the browser-based Printer Manager, help you integrate SD Series printers into just
about any application or IT environment.
• Engineered for Earth-friendly performance. The SD Series printers earned
their ENERGY STAR® qualifications by consuming far less electricity than their
predecessors. With unique features such as biodegradable supply cores made with
EcoPure® additive, recyclable packaging and power-down button, the SD Series
printers set new benchmarks for environmentally responsible card printing.
New Look of Leadership
with outstanding print
quality, reliability, easy
operation and efficiency
in a small footprint.
DATACARD SD360 AND SD260 CARD PRINTERS
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• SD360 printer: Two-sided (duplex) card printing
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SD260 printer: One-sided (simplex) card printing
• Color and monochrome printing in same unit
• Reloadable supply cartridges with drop-in cleaning roller
• A
utomatic 100-card input hopper (with exception
card slot) or manual feed (SD260)
• Advanced printer driver; support for third-party
application development
• Intuitive LCD panel with soft-touch controls
• Optional smart card and magnetic stripe encoding
• Standard Ethernet and USB connectivity
• 25-card output hopper standard with optional 100-card output hopper
SD260 / SD360 Printer Standard Features
Print technology
Direct-to-card dye-sublimation/resin thermal transfer
Print capabilities
SD260: One-sided, edge-to-edge printing; manual two-sided printing
SD360: One- or two-sided, edge-to-edge printing
Full-color and monochrome printing capability
Alphanumeric text, logos and digitized signatures; 1D/2D bar code images
Printer pooling/sharing (available soon)
Print resolution
300 dots per inch, 256 shades per color panel
Print speed
Full-color printing: up to 200 cards per hour, one-sided (YMCKT*);
up to 155 cards per hour, two-sided (YMCKT-K*) Monochrome: up to 830 cards per hour, one-sided (black HQ*)
Card capacity
Automatic feed: 100-card input for 0.030 in. (0.76 mm) cards; 25-card output standard
Manual feed: 1-card input; 5-card output for 0.030 in. (0.76 mm) cards (SD260)
SD260 / SD360 Printer Options
Magnetic stripe
encoding
Field upgradeable
ISO 7811 three-track option (high- and low-coercivity)
JIS Type II single-track option
Support for standard and custom data formats
Smart card
personalization Factory option only (SD260)
Field upgradeable (SD360)
Contact/contactless all-in-one reader
iCLASS® by HID, read/write encoder
Third-party OEM smart card option-ready
End-user upgradeable
options
Extended 100-card output hopper
Extended 200-card input hopper (SD360 only)
Kensington® security lock for printer
Build a complete card
issuance solution with
Datacard Group
Datacard SD360™ and SD260™
card printers work with Datacard
software, certified supplies and
global services to give you a
complete ID issuance solution that
delivers exceptional results.
Software
Datacard® ID Works®
identification software
covers the entire card
issuance process,
from design to data capture to card
printing and issuance management.
Supplies
Datacard® Certified
Supplies help you
produce ID cards
with superb image quality while
optimizing the performance of your
issuance system.
Services
Got a question or
problem? Datacard
Global Services, and
our worldwide network
of authorized service providers, are
the people to call. They’re skilled
professionals backed by over 40
years of Datacard Group experience.
SD260 / SD360 Printer Specifications
Physical dimensions
SD260: L 15.4 in. x W 6.9 in. x H 8.8 in. (39.1 cm x 17.5 cm x 22.4 cm)
SD260 with smart card: L 21.2 in. x W 6.9 in. x H 8.8 in. (53.9 cm x 17.5 cm x 22.4 cm)
SD360: L 21.2 in. x W 6.9 in. x H 8.8 in. (53.9 cm x 17.5 cm x 22.4 cm)
Weight
SD260: 8.1 lbs (3.7 kg) (depending on options)
SD260 with smart card: 12.0 lbs (5.4 kg) (depending on options)
SD360: 12.0 lbs (5.4 kg) (depending on options)
Connectivity
Bidirectional USB 2.0 high speed; Ethernet 10 Base-T/100-Base-TX (with activity light)
Operating system support for printer
driver
Windows® 7/Windows Vista® – 32 and 64 bit
Windows Server® 2008 – 64 bit
Windows XP SP3/Windows Server® 2003 R2– 32 bit
Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Labs (WHQL) certified
*Ribbon type and number of panels; Y=Yellow, M=Magenta, C=Cyan, K=Black, T=Inline Topcoat, HQ=High Quality
Corporate Headquarters
11111 Bren Road West
Minnetonka, Minnesota 55343-9015
Datacard, SD260, SD360, ID Works, TrueMatch and TruePick are trademarks, registered trademarks and/or service marks of DataCard Corporation in the United States and/or other
countries. Microsoft, Windows, Windows Server and Windows Vista are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. iCLASS is a registered trademark of HID Global Corporation.
Kensington is a registered trademark of ACCO Brands Corporation. ENERGY STAR is a registered trademark owned by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. EcoPure is a
registered trademark owned by Bio-Tec Environmental LLC. Names and logos on cards are fictitious. Any similarity to actual names, trademarks or tradenames is coincidental.
©2011 DataCard Corporation. All rights reserved. Specifications subject to change without notice.
DP11-9002
Phone: +1 952 933 1223
www.datacard.com
info@datacard.com
DATACARD SD360 AND SD260
CARD PRINTER SPECIFICATIONS
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SD260TM / SD360TM Printer Standard Features
Print technology
Direct-to-card dye-sublimation/resin thermal transfer
Print capabilities
SD260: One-sided, edge-to-edge printing; manual
two-sided printing
SD360: One- or two-sided, edge-to-edge printing
Full-color and monochrome printing capability
Alphanumeric text, logos and digitized signatures
Variety of bar codes: 1D/2D bar code images
Printer pooling/sharing (available soon)
Print resolution
300 dots per inch, 256 shades per color panel
Print quality
Ability to conform to sRGB standard
Flexible color management options
Print speed
Full-color printing: up to 200 cards per hour, single sided (YMCKT*), up to 155 cards per hour, two-sided
(YMCKT-K*)
Monochrome printing: up to 830 cards per hour,
one-sided (black HQ*)
Printer memory
128 MB standard
Printer display
Printer status messages
Multiple backlight settings
International languages available: English, Spanish,
German, Italian and Japanese
Card capacity
Automatic feed: 100-card input for 0.030 in.
(0.76 mm) cards; 25-card output standard
Manual feed: 1-card input; 5-card output for 0.030 in.
(0.76 mm) cards (SD260)
Front exception card slot
Separate reject location and holding tray (SD360)
Input hopper empty detection (SD360)
Printer driver
Adjustable color controls with image preview
Pre-set area to block printing on magnetic stripe, with
escapes for custom areas
Utilizes Windows® XPS-based technology for highfidelity printing
Secure disabling of card remake
SDK for Windows operating system printer driver
User interface languages available: English, Spanish,
German, Italian, Japanese, Traditional Chinese,
Portugese, Korean and Arabic
User-friendly operation
Printer messages display on LCD panel
Graphical display on Windows 7 and Windows Vista®
operating systems
Easy, fast installation
Card remake standard with cancel option
Operator-replaceable printhead
Front panel soft power button
Datacard® Certified Supplies featuring Intelligent Supplies
Technology™
Automatic identification and validation for ribbons
Adjustable low ribbon and cleaning cycle alerts
Ribbon saver
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Warranties
30-month standard depot warranty
30-month printhead warranty (no pass restrictions)
SD260 / SD360 Printer Options
Magnetic stripe encoding (field upgradeable)
ISO 7811 three-track option (high- and low-coercivity)
JIS Type II single-track option
Support for standard and custom data formats
Smart card personalization
Factory option only (SD260)
Field upgradeable (SD360)
Contact/contactless all-in-one reader
iCLASS® by HID, read/write encoder
Third-party OEM smart card option-ready
End-user upgradeable options
Extended 100-card output hopper
Extended 200-card input hopper (SD360 only)
Kensington® security lock for printer
Printer cleaning supplies
Print ribbon kits - color
Full-color with resin black and topcoat panel,
YMCKT*, 250 images
Full-color with resin black and topcoat panel,
YMCKT*, 500 images
Full-color short panel with resin black and topcoat
panel, ymcKT*, 650 images
Resin black and topcoat panel, KT*, 1000 images
Full-color with resin black and topcoat panel on front,
resin black on back, YMCKT-K*, 375 images (SD360)
Full-color with resin black and topcoat panel on front,
resin black and topcoat panel on back, YMCKT-KT*,
300 images (SD360)
Resin black with inline double topcoat, KTT*, 750
images (SD360)
Print ribbon kits - monochrome
Resin black HQ* (high quality), 500 images
Resin black HQ* (high quality), dark blue, white, red,
green, silver, gold, metallic silver, metallic gold,
1500 images
New, improved scratch-off, 1500 images
SD260 / SD360 Printer Specifications
Physical dimensions
SD260: L 15.4 in. x W 6.9 in. x H 8.8 in.
(39.1 cm x 17.5 cm x 22.4 cm)
SD260 with smart card: L 21.2 in. x W 6.9 in. x
H 8.8 in. (53.9 cm x 17.5 cm x 22.4 cm)
SD360: L 21.2 in. x W 6.9 in. x H 8.8 in.
(53.9 cm x 17.5 cm x 22.4 cm)
Weight
SD260: 8.1 lbs (3.7 kg) (depending on options)
SD260 with smart card: 12.0 lbs (5.4 kg) (depending
on options)
SD360: 12.0 lbs (5.4 kg) (depending on options)
Electronic requirements
100/120V, 50/60 Hz
220/240V, 50/60 Hz
*Ribbon type and number of panels; Y=Yellow, M=Magenta, C=Cyan, K=Black, T=Inline Topcoat, HQ=High Quality
Plastic cards accepted
ISO ID-1/CR-80 size cards;
3.370 in. x 2.125 in. (85.6 mm x 53.98 mm)
PVC with glossy laminate surface
Select key fob cards (ISO ID-1/CR-80 size cards)
Datacard® StickiCard™ adhesive-backed plastic cards
Card thickness accepted
0.010 in. to 0.037 in. (0.254 mm to 0.939 mm)
Operating environment
60˚F to 95˚F (15˚C to 35˚C)
20% to 80% non-condensing humidity
Storage environment
5˚F to 140˚F (-15˚C to 60˚C)
10% to 90%, non-condensing humidity
Connectivity
Bidirectional USB 2.0 high speed
Ethernet 10 Base-T/100-Base-TX (with activity light)
Operating system support for printer driver
Windows 7 (32 and 64 bit)
Windows Vista (32 and 64 bit)
Windows Server® 2008 (64 bit)
Windows XP SP3 (32 bit)
Windows Server 2003 R2 (32 bit)
Microsoft Windows Hardware Quality Labs
(WHQL) certified
Agency approvals
cULus, FCC, I.C., CE, Ctick, VCCI, RoHS, WEEE,
ENERGY STAR®, CCC, KC (SD260 only)
Environment/energy-saving features
ENERGY STAR qualified printers
Biodegradable supply cores made with EcoPure®
additive
Recyclable enclosure plastics (marked with recycle
symbol per Resin Identification Code)
Recyclable packaging
Included with SD260 / SD360 printers
Printer driver CD, Quick Install Guide and warranty
Free ID Works® Intro identification software
Cleaning pen
Cleaning roller spindle
USB cable
Power supply
Power cord (region-specific)
Corporate Headquarters
11111 Bren Road West
Minnetonka, Minnesota 55343-9015
Datacard, SD260, SD360, StickiCard, Intelligent Supplies Technology, and ID Works are trademarks, registered trademarks and/or service marks of DataCard Corporation
in the United States and/or other countries. Microsoft, Windows, Windows Server and Windows Vista are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. iCLASS is a
registered trademark of HID Global Corporation. Kensington is a registered trademark of ACCO Brands Corporation. ENERGY STAR is a registered trademark owned by
the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. EcoPure is a registered trademark owned by Bio-Tec Environmental LLC. Names and logos on cards are fictitious. Any similarity
to actual names, trademarks or tradenames is coincidental.
©2011 DataCard Corporation. All rights reserved. Specifications subject to change without notice.
Phone: +1 952 933 1223
www.datacard.com
info@datacard.com