Discontinued Product Announcement

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At Essentra Security, we know the ID industry can be fast paced at times. That’s why we do our best to keep customers updated with the latest product news including end-of-life announcements.

Encoding Options

Manufactured HID Global, the Omnikey® 5121 and HID veriCLASS® encoder options will be discontinued from the 23rd of July, 2018. This will affect the following Evolis printers; Elypso, Zenius, Primacy, Quantum and Avansia.

If you are a current or prospective buyer of these encoders, don’t panic – a new encoder will replace the current Omnikey® 5121: the Omnikey® 5122. However, the HID veriCLASS® encoder will be not replaced. You can explore alternatives here. If you are still looking to purchase these products you have until the 21st of December to do so. Deliveries will then run up until February 15th, 2019 while stock lasts.

Look out for the release of the new encoder (Omnikey® 5122) coming October, 2018.

Printer Parts

As you may be aware, the Pebble4, Dualys3, QB10 and Tattoo2 printers from Evolis have been withdrawn from the market for several years. The latest update is that their spare parts will now also be withdrawn. These will still be available to order with us up until the 31st of December, 2018.

Don’t forget our trade in program for Evolis printers where you can replace faulty printers with a new model at best price. If you would like further information or advice please contact us via email or on 0208 266 3300.