Persona® C30e Card Printer/Encoder Specifications

Persona® C30e Card Printer/Encoder Specifications
Print Method:
Print Ribbon
Print Speed:*
Accepted Standard
Card Sizes:
Print Area:
Dye-Sublimation / Resin Thermal Transfer
300 dpi (11.8 dots/mm) continuous tone
Up to 16.7 million / 256 shades per pixel
• Full-color with resin black and overlay panel, YMCKO*, 250 prints
• Full-color with two resin black panels and overlay panel, YMCKOK*, 200 prints
• Resin black and overlay panel, KO, 500 prints
• Dye-sublimation black and overlay panel, BO*, 500 prints
• Resin black, green, blue, red, white, 1,000 prints; silver and gold, 500 prints
• 7 seconds per card (K)*
• 12 seconds per card (KO)*
• 27 seconds per card (YMCKO)*
• 35 seconds per card (YMCKOK)*
• CR-80 (3.375"L x 2.125"W / 85.6mmL x 54mmW)
• CR-79 Adhesive Back (3.313"L x 2.063"W / 84.1mmL x 52.4mmW)
• CR-80 edge-to-edge (3.36"L x 2.11"W / 85.3mmL x 53.7mmW)
• CR-79 (3.3"L x 2.04"W / 83.8mmL x 51.8mmW)
Accepted Card
.009" – .040" / 9 mil – 40 mil / .229mm – 1.016mm
Accepted Card
PVC or polyester cards with polished PVC finish; monochrome resin required for100% polyester cards; optical memory cards with PVC finish
Input Hopper Card
Output Hopper
Card Capacity:
Reject Hopper Card
Card Cleaning:
Software Drivers:
Agency Listings:
Supply Voltage:
Supply Frequency:
Persona Certified
Encoding Options:
100 cards (.030" / .762mm)
Up to 30 cards (.030" / .762mm)
15 cards (.030" / .762mm)
Card cleaning roller integrated into ribbon cartridge; cleaning roller is automatically replaced with each ribbon change
Windows® 2000 / XP / Server 2003; Linux***
USB 1.1 (USB 2.0 compatible), optional Ethernet
65° to 80° F / 18° to 27° C
20–80% non-condensing
• Single-Sided: 7.9"H x 13.62"W x 8.14"D / 201mmH x 346mmW x 207mmD
• Dual-Sided: 7.9"H x 18.28"W x 8.14"D / 201mmH x 464mmW x 207mmD
• Single-Sided: 8 lbs. / 3.63 kg
• Dual-Sided: 11.55 lbs. / 5.22 kg
• Safety: UL 60950-1, CSA C22.2 (60950-1), and CE
• EMC: FCC Class A, CRC c1374, CE (EN 55022 Class A, EN 55024)
100-240 VAC, 3.3 A
50 Hz / 60 Hz
• Printer – Two years
• Printhead – Two years, unlimited pass with UltraCard™ Cards
Persona ID Card Printers require highly specialized media to function properly. To maximize printed card quality and durability, printhead life and printer reliability,
use only Persona Supplies. Persona warranties are void, where not prohibited by law, when non-Persona Supplies are used.
• ISO Magnetic Stripe Encoding, dual high- and low-coercivity, Tracks 1, 2, and 3
• Contact Smart Card Docking Station
• Contactless Smart Card Encoder (HID® iCLASS®, MIFARE® and MIFARE DESFire)
• Contact Smart Card Encoder reads from and writes to all ISO7816-1/2/3/4 memory and microprocessor
smart cards (T = 0, T = 1) as well as synchronous cards
• Prox Card Reader (HID read-only)
• Dual-sided Printing Module
• Magnetic Stripe Encoding Module – Field-upgradeable
• 100-card output hopper with or without reject tray
• Smart Card Encoding Modules – Field-upgradeable by technician
• Printer cleaning kit
• Ethernet networking with internal print server (replaces USB connection)
Included – Fargo Asure ID® Photo ID software
* Indicates the ribbon type and the number of ribbon panels printed where Y=Yellow, M=Magenta, C=Cyan, K=Resin Black, O=Overlay.
** Print speed indicates an approximate print speed and is measured from the time a card drops into the output hopper to the time the next card drops
into the output hopper. Print speeds do not include encoding time or the time needed for the PC to process the image. Process time is dependent on
the size of the file, the CPU, amount of RAM and the amount of available resources at the time of the print.
*** Linux versions: Ubuntu 7.10, Red Hat Enterprise Desktop 5, Fedora Core 7, Fedora Core 8, openSUSE 10.3, Novell SUSE 10.
This data sheet is for informational purposes only. HID Global makes no warranties, expressed or implied, in this summary. Company and product names
and data used in sample output are fictitious. Specifications are subject to change without notice. Fargo and Asure ID are registered trademarks of HID
Global in the U.S. and/or other countries. All other trademarks, service marks, and product or service names are trademarks or registered trademarks of
their respective owners. This is not an offer of sale. © 2008, HID Global Corporation. All rights reserved.
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Card Issuance
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