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Technologies Review | August 17, 2018

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Comparing Card Printers

Comparing Card Printers
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If your business is home in Montreal, then you realize the importance of staying ahead of the competition, as Montreal is the largest city in Quebec and the second largest economy. There are many different industries that help keep Montreal growing fast and advancing in many different areas. When it comes to beating your competitors in any industry, it is important to purchase the proper office equipment or tools needed in your industry so you can ensure your success. Card printers are no exception. If your company could use a card printer, you should ensure that the one you purchase offers the features you need or you will be wasting your money.

When you start your search for an office card printer the best way to ensure you purchase one that will fit your needs is by comparing the features. Fargo is the most popular card printer on the market today; however, there are many different models so it will still be difficult to make a decision unless you check out the features.

Comparing Card Printers

The Fargo HDPii Plus ID Card Printer & Encoder offers several great features such as dual sided card printing with an ISO magnetic strip along with EMV encoding. Enhanced security measures including AES256 data encryption and resin ribbon erase capabilities. Secure housing that is lockable with concealed output hopper that complies with financial card association security requirements. Other features include LED display in multiple languages, optional HDP film, Fargo Workbench v3.0 diagnostic utility, cartridge based card handling, and Ethernet and USB connectivity included.

The FARGO C50 Plastic ID Card Printer offers single side printing with the print method being dye sublimation/resin thermal transfer with a 300 dpi resolution. The printer is fast printing one card in 24 seconds and 150 per hour with a 50 card input and 30 card output. The accepted card sizes are CR-80 and CR-79 with an adhesive back. Included software is the Fargo Workbench printer maintenance and diagnostic software and the Embedded Swift ID badging application. Options with this printer include rewritable card capabilities, USB 2.0 interface, 100 card color ribbon, disposable ribbon cartridge or refillable ribbon cartridge, and a printer cleaner kit.

The FARGO DTC1250e ID Direct-to-Card Printer & Encoder offers single or dual side printing with the print method being dye sublimation/resin thermal transfer with a 300 dpi resolution. The printer allows 1 card to be printed in 16 seconds and 225 per hour with a 100 card input and 30 card output. The accepted card sizes are CR-80 and CR-79 with an adhesive back. Included software is the Fargo Workbench printer maintenance and diagnostic software and the Embedded Swift ID badging application. Protection for the data is ZES-256 encryption over a secure network. Options with this Fargo card printer Montreal include usb 2.0 interface and single wire Ethernet for inline printing and encoding, can connect wirelessly with the WiFi accessory, uses disposable ribbon cartridge or refillable ribbon cartridge, dual sided printing module, magnetic stripe as well as smart card encoding and a cleaning kit.