IDP Smart 50 Card Printer

$ 1,690.00$ 4,516.00

Discontinued. See replacement  IDP Smart 51 ID Card Printer

SKU: 650793 Category: Tags: Direct to Card, Dual Sided, Ethernet Networking, Lamination, Mac Compatible, Magnetic Encoding, Single Sided Brand:

The IDP Smart 50 Printer offers excellent 300dpi dye‐sublimation printing quality. The printer conveniently operates using the same consumables as the Smart 30 Series, so there is no need to stock multiple ribbons.With it’s two line LCD window mounted on the front of the printer, the IDP Smart-50 provides you real time printer status. The input and output bins are also located on the front of the printer, providing easy access for daily use.

A full featured printer, the Smart-50 offers magnetic, IC contact, IC contactless encoding, and Ethernet options.

In addition, the Smart 50 Printer can print on transparent cards with magnetic stripes for uniquely designed gift and membership card applications.

The Smart line of printers, The Smart 30, the Smart 50, and the new Smart 70 will simplify and speed your card printing needs. These card printers produce full color high definition plastic cards that are ready for use. They are tamper-proof and can be produced with a security holographic film for high security applications. The smart line of printers use security technologies from instance issuance banking as well as high security printing of drivers licenses  and passport credentials .The smart range of printers have the ability to print ultraviolet ink as well as customizing latent images to further customize and secure your credentials. Compatible with PC’s, MAC, Linux, and Open Card environments, the Smart line of card printers are easy to install with a plug and play setup and operation. Consumables are easy to load with a drop-in ribbon and convenient front-in, front-out loading and exiting of printed cards. Real time print status and ribbon count are shown on the LCD display. And an automatic low ribbon alert insures you never run out of cards or ink. The total cost of a printed card is the lowest in the industry making the Smart printers suitable for both large and small run printing jobs. Create multiple card designs quickly and easily using the free bundled software. The small footprint and whisper quiet technology of the Smart printers make sure your daily activities are not interrupted. The Smart line of printers offer ultra-fast printing. With speeds up to 3.6 seconds per second for a monochrome card, 16 seconds for a single sided color card, and 22 seconds for a dual sided color card. The Smart line of printers produce high quality plastic cards consistently and reliably thanks to use the use of IDP’s ISO 9001 certified production facility. And the use of the latest technologies and processes our rigorous testing and intensive quality control makes it very unlikely that you’ll ever need to call on the industry’s leading extensive warranty. The Smart line of printers will simplify your card printing needs and help secure your organization.

PVC Card sizes- CR80
PVC Card thicknesses- 15mil to 30mil
Software drivers –Microsoft Windows 2000/ 2003/ XP/ Vista/ 7/ 8/10 32/64 bit, Mac OS, Linux
Printer weight- 10 lbs
Dimensions- 6.7″ X 16.5″ X 7.7″
See IDP Smart 50 brochure for full specifications.

More about the IDP50-L (With Lamination Option)

IDP’s revolutionary SMART-50L is the industry’s fastest* desktop laminating printer. Offering a small foot print, convenient supply changes, fast operation, and low sticker price the SMART-50L is a great upgrade for non-laminating customers.

SMART-50L’s Hot Features:

  • Dual side printing and lamination
  • Patented Direct Lamination offering 8-Second heat-up time
  • 23-Second YMCK/Lamination
  • 33-Second YMCK/K/Lamination
  • Lowest cost per print in its class
  • Compatible with all major software providers
  • 3-Year Advanced Exchange warranty (US Only)

*IDP’s speed comment is based on start-up time to finished card.


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