Fargo HDP6600 ID Card Printer

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The fastest retranfer printer in the market! Built on six generations of proven retransfer technology and the fastest retransfer printer on the market today, the HID FARGO® HDP6600 high definition printing and wasteless lamination solution delivers reliable, high-volume, high-quality card and ID production at an ultra-low cost-per-card. The HDP6600 is ideal for medium-to-large corporations, universities, healthcare facilities, government agencies and service bureaus.

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Price:  $ 4,799.90$ 12,614.90


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Fast! 1 Minute Warm Up Time & 230 Full Color Cards/Hr


The FARGO HDP6600 from HID Global is ideal for organizations of any size that need retransfer printing technology to routinely issue secure and durable, high definition IDs or cards at high speeds. As a cost-effective, eco-friendly and reliable solution, the HDP6600 provides high resolution 600 dpi printing capability for superior text and image quality.

Designed to meet the needs of cost- and efficiency-conscious organizations, the HDP6600 produces cards at unprecedented speeds and leverages HID Global’s innovative wasteless lamination technology―helping cut your high-volume lamination materials costs by up to 40%.

The HDP6600 also features HID Global’s patent-pending iON™ technology which allows the unit to reach optimal operating temperature in under 60 seconds, expediting the retransfer printing and lamination processes. With a built-in intelligent temperature control, the HDP6600 has been GreenCircle® Certified as significantly reducing energy consumption over comparable card printing and lamination systems. This provides unmatched energy efficiency and translates to significant energy savings for larger projects.

Only the HID FARGO HDP6600 offers:

  • Ability to print up to 230 cards per hour (YMCK with transfer)
  • Patent-pending iON™ technology for unparalleled printer readiness and intelligent temperature control
  • Retransfer-based wasteless lamination
  • Simultaneous print and retransfer
  • GreenCircle® certified energy savings

Built on six generations of proven retransfer technology, the HDP6600 offers the versatility to meet your card application needs today and in the future. Multiple field-upgradable encoder options are available for one-step, inline printing and encoding.

Fast, innovative, feature-rich and reliable―the HID FARGO HDP6600 sets the new customer demanded standard in retransfer printing.



Fargo HDP6600

Print Method: HDP® Dye-Sublimation / Resin Thermal Transfer
Resolution: 600 dpi (23.6 dots/mm)
Colors: Up to 16.7 million / 256 shades per pixel
Print Ribbon Options: • Full-color with resin black, YMCK*, 750 prints
• Full-color with two resin black panels, YMCKK*, 600 prints
• Full-color with fluorescing and resin black, YMCFK*, 600 prints
• Full-color with resin black and heat seal panel for difficult-to-print surfaces, YMCKH*, 600 prints
HDP Film Options: Clear, 1500 prints
Overlaminate Options: PolyGuard™ LMX Overlaminates are 1.0 mil thick, CR-80 patch size and come in rolls of 1000 prints. Options include full patch, half patch, UV resistant full patch, UV resistant half patch, left side cutout for smart chip, UV resistant left side cutout for smart chip, and High Secure Orbit design (universal orientation). All overlaminates are available in clear, stan- dard holographic design or custom holographic design.
Print Speed:** Batch Mode:
• Up to 230 cards per hour / 16 seconds per card (YMCK* with transfer)
• Up to 126 cards per hour / 29 seconds per card (YMCKK* with transfer)
Accepted Standard Card Sizes: CR-80 (3.375”L x 2.125”W / 85.6mmL x 54mmW)
Print Area: Over-the-edge on CR-80 cards
Accepted Card Thickness: .030” (30 mil) to .040” (40 mil) / .762mm to 1.01mm
Accepted Card Types: ABS, PVC, PET, PETG, proximity, smart and mag stripe cards, polycarbonate. Note: ABS and PVC cards are not recommended for use within the HDP6600 Lamination Module
Input Card Cartridge Capacity: 100 cards (.030” / .762mm)
Output Hopper Card Capacity: 200 cards (.030” / .762mm)
Card Cleaning: Replaceable cleaning roller (included with each print ribbon)
Memory: 1 GB RAM
Display: User-friendly, SmartScreen™ Graphical OLED Control Panel
Software Drivers: Windows® 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 / Server 2016 / Server 2012 / Server 2012 R2 / Server 2008 / Server 2008 R2
Encoding Options: Supported smart card and magnetic stripe technologies: 125kHz (HID Prox) reader; 13.56 MHz (iCLASS® Standard/SE/ SR/Seos, MIFARE Classic®, MIFARE Plus®, MIFARE DESFire® EV1, ISO 14443 A/B, ISO 15693) read/write encoder; 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; ISO magnetic stripe encoding, dual high- and low-coercivity, tracks 1, 2 and 3.
Supported Access Control Credential Programming iCLASS® Standard/SE/SR/Seos, MIFARE Classic®, MIFARE DESFire® EV1, HID Prox (Also see the FARGO HDP6600 Card Encoding Modules Datasheet for additional information)
Interface: USB 2.0, Ethernet (100 Mbps) with internal print server (IPv4- and IPv6-compatible; with support for SNMPv3)
Operating Temperature: 65° to 90° F / 18° to 32° C
Humidity: 20 - 80% non-condensing
Dimensions: • HDP6600: 13.0”H x 14.5”W x 12.0”D / 330mmH x 368mmW x 305mmD
• HDP6600 + Dual-Sided Module: 13.0”H x 19.75”W x 12.0”D / 330mmH x 502mmW x 305mmD
• HDP6600 Single-Sided + One Material Lam Module: 14.0”H x 30.5”W x 12.0”D / 356mmH x 775mmW x 305mmD
• HDP6600 + Dual-Sided Module + One Material or Two Material Lam Module: 14.0”H x 35.75”W x 12.0”D / 356mmH x 908mmW x 305mmD
• One Material or Two Material Lam Module: 14.0”H x 16.0”W x 9.5”D / 356mmH x 406mmW x 241mmD
Weight: • HDP6600: 21.0 lbs. / 9.5 kg
• HDP6600 + Dual-Sided Module: 24.6 lbs. / 11.2 kg
• HDP6600 Single-Sided + One Material Lam Module: 35.7 lbs. / 16.2 kg
• HDP6600 + Dual-Sided Module + One Material or Two Material Lam Module: 39.3 lbs. / 17.9 kg
• One Material or Two Material Lam Module: 14.7 lbs. / 6.7 kg
Certifications***: UL, CE, FCC, BSMI, MIC, EAC, RCM, CCC, KCC, S-Mark
Supply Voltage: 100-240 VAC, 2.5A max
Supply Frequency: 50 Hz / 60 Hz
Environmental/Energy Saving Feature GreenCircle® Certified card printer (base models only without encoders)
Warranty: • Printer - Three years**** including one year of free printer loaner support with option to purchase a second year of printer loaner support (U.S. only)
• Printhead – Lifetime****; unlimited card passes
FARGO Secure Materials: FARGO Card Printer/Encoders require highly specialized media to function properly. To maximize printed card quality and durability, printhead life and printer/encoder reliability, use only HID Secure Materials. HID warranties are void, where not prohibited by law, when non-HID Secure Materials are used.
Options: Dual-sided printing, LMX card lamination module (One Material and Two Material configurations available), Card flattener, Magnetic stripe encoder, Contact Smart Card encoder, Contactless Smart Card encoding modules, 200-card input hopper, Secure proprietary consumables system, Custom secure holographic overlaminate, Printer cleaning kit. Coming Soon: Dual input card hopper module, Physical locks for card hoppers and consumables access, AES encryption, Resin Scramble Data Protection, Secure Holographic HDP Film.
Software: FARGO diagnostic utility with Color Assist spot-color matching included with printer driver

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