Zebra ZC300 Series ID Badge Printer System

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The ZC300 card printer delivers groundbreaking simplicity, security and connectivity options in the slimmest fit-everywhere design in this printer class. Its elegant engineering eliminates virtually all pain points typically associated with card printing, making it easier than ever to print identity, access or membership cards, or credit and debit cards. The result is push-button simplicity, regardless of whether you are printing single or dual-sided cards in color or in black and white.

Easy Badges includes Free Easy Care lifetime phone & email support with the Zebra ZC300 Series ID card printer. Easy Care includes unlimited setup and training assistance. Easy Badges never charges more for trainings.

The Zebra ZC300 Series includes a free 2 year depot warranty when purchased from Easy Badges.

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Zebra ZC300 Series ID Badge Printer

Ground-Breaking Simplicity

No matter what type of card you need to print — from identity and access to membership, event and credit/debit cards — the ZC300 Series card printers will help you do it better, faster, and easier. Elegant engineering of the ZC300 card printers eliminate virtually all pain points associated with card printing. The result is push-button simplicity no matter what you are printing — single or dual-sided magnetic stripe or contactless cards, in color or black and white. And with a ground-breaking fits-everywhere design, you can get secure card printing wherever you need it.

With support for just about every encoding technology, you can create just about any type of card — credit, debit, identity, access, loyalty, public transportation passes and more. The ZC300 Series — the card printers that deliver it all.

Boundless Card Design Options

The Zebra ZC300 Series is loaded with advanced card production features. Print what you want, when you want, from just about anywhere – single or dual-sided edge-to-edge monochrome and color cards, with new ribbons that offer specialty colors and special effects.

Fits Everywhere Design

Even though the ZC300 Series is built for business, it has the consumer good looks required to fit in customer facing areas – from the corporate office to the university to the retail store. And the printer cover lock provides security by preventing theft of card stock and rejected cards.


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Standard Features • 300 dpi (11.8 dots/mm) print resolution
• 2 GB flash memory
• Image size: 1006 x 640 pixels
• Auto calibration of ribbon
• USB 2.0 and Ethernet 10/100 connectivity
• 100 card capacity auto-adjusting input hopper (30 mil)
• 100 card capacity output hopper (30 mil)
• Manual card feeding capability with LED bezel
• Graphical color LCD
• 3 Tricolor printer status indicator lights
• Kensington® secure lock slot
• Print Touch NFC tag for online printer help and documentation access
• Printer host authentication
• Data encryption
• Two-year unlimited warranty on printer and printhead
Printing Specifications • Dye-sublimation thermal transfer direct to card print method
• Full-color or monochrome printing
• Single and dual-sided printing
• Edge-to-edge printing on standard CR-80 media
Printing throughput (cards per hour) based on batch printing with USB connectivity. Times may vary depending on the computer configuration.
• 4 seconds per card / 900 cards per hour single sided monochrome
• 18 seconds per card / 200 cards per hour single-sided YMCKO
• 26 seconds per card / 140 cards per hour dual-sided YMCKOK
• 8 seconds per card / 450 cards per hour dual sided monochrome
Card Compatibility NOTE: For optimum print quality and printer performance, use of Genuine Zebra supplies is recommended.

• Card Thickness: 10-40 mil*
• Card Size: CR80 ISO 7810 ID-1 format, CR79*
• Card Material: PVC and PVC composite
• Adhesive back and writable back cards
• Transparent cards*

*Note: Spot color or monochrome printing recommended only on >20 mil thick cards, CR79 cards, and transparent cards.
Operating Characteristics Operating Temp.:

• 59º F to 95º F/15º C to 35º C

Storage Temp.:

• 23º F to 158º F/-5º C to 70º C

Operating Humidity:

• 20% to 80% non-condensing

Media Storage:

• Temperature: 41º F to 77º F/5º C to 25º C
• Humidity: 35% to 65% non-condensing


• Auto-switching single-phase AC power
• Operating range: 90-132VAC and 190-264VAC RMS
• Frequency range: 47-63 Hz
• FCC Class A
Physical Characteristics Dimensions:

Single Sided
•10.2 in. H x 6.2 in. W x 15.1 in. D
•258 mm H x 157 mm W x 383 mm D

Dual Sided
•10.2 in. H x 6.2 in. W x 18.4 in. D
•258 mm H x 157 mm W x 468 mm D


Single Sided
•8.8 lbs (4.0kg)

Dual Sided
•9.7 lbs (4.4 kg)
Communications and Interface Capabilities USB 2.0:

• Standard

Built-In 10/100 Ethernet:

• Optional


• Optional
Encoding Options and Specifications Magnetic stripe encoder — ISO 7811 (new and pre-encoded; tracks 1, 2, and 3; high and low coercivity; stripe down and stripe up with duals-sided printers) *

• Third party contactless encoder integration kit (ZIP Pocket)*
*Field upgradeable options
Printer Drivers Microsoft Windows Certified, Windows Server 2008 (32 and 64 bit):

Windows 7 (32 bit and 64 bit)
Windows 8 and Windows 8.1
(32 bit and 64 bit compatible)
Windows Server 2012 (64 bit)
Windows 10 (32 bit and 64 bit)

Windows Server 2016

Windows drivers include:

• Color coded printer status indicators for the operator
• Black panel extraction and controls for specialty ribbon panels with image preview
• Configuration utility to limit access by operators to change image quality and printer settings
• Advanced printer configuration, security settings and diagnostics capabilities

Linux: Ubuntu 16..X (64 Bit)

Apple: MAC OS X 10.13.X (64 bit)
Additional Optional Features • Card flipper for dual-sided printing*
• 10 card reject bin is standard with dual-sided printers*
• Lockable enclosure*
*Field upgradeable options

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