Magicard Pronto – 3649-0001

From £475.00

Simply the best value colour ID card printer

Budget friendly, robust, compact and portable

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The perfect entry-level card printer. Single-feed ID card printer for on-demand applicationsSimply the best value secure ID card printer.

Single Feed for on-demand applications – The Magicard Pronto printer features single card feed that allows you to produce a [personnalised card on demand in moments. It offers edge to edge and sharp image quality for simple and easy card printing in a compatct and highly reliable package.

Robust, compact and portable – The Magicard Pronto printer’s aesthetic curves hide an ultra-robust product. Its light and compact design makes it easy to transport to any location and reside on any counter or deskstop.

Intuitives features and design – Its intuitive design with a colour-coded status LED, USB interface and Microsoft certified plug and play driver, make the Pronto easy to use, set up and ooperate straight out of the box.

Budget friendly and secure – The Magicard Pronto printer delivers low cost printing and free card visual security with its built-in HoloKote anticounterfeiting watermark feature. A choice of 4 FREE standard watermark designs are selectable via the driver.

Visual security The user has the option to print a transparent HoloKote security watermark over the printed card image. When used with HoloPatch cards, one area of the HoloKote watermark is highlighted for distance visibility. Choice of 4 fixed HoloKote patterns are selectable from the printer driver.
Print modesColour dye sublimation and monochrome thermal transfer
Direct printing and erasing on rewritable cards
Print Speed35 seconds for colour and 7 seconds for monochrome.
WarrantyTwo years limited depot warranty (North America and EU only). Elsewhere 1 year limited warranty.
Printer InterfacesUSB rev1.1 (USB 2.0 compatible).
Software driversWindows 2000 Professional (SP4), XP, Vista & 7 (32/64 bit compatible), Server 2003 R2 SP2, 2008 (32/64 bit compatible).
Printer size270mm L x 215mm W x 233mm H (10.6″ L x 8.4″ W x 9.1″ H).
Card thickness0.51 mm to 1.02 mm (20 mil to 40 mil).
Card typesCR80 and CR79 ISO PVC blank, magnetic stripe, self-adhesive, rewritable and HoloPatch cards.
Card dimensionsISO standard CR80 85.6mm x 54mm (3.375″ x 2.125″), and CR79 83.9mm x 51mm (3.303″ x 2.051″).
Printer weight4.4 kg (9.7 lbs).
EnvironmentSheltered office environment 10C to 30C (50F to 85F).
Power sourceExternal power brick for 90-265V 40-60Hz (autoranging).
Rewritable cards have one
glossy side in PVC for colour or
monochrome dye sublimation
printing and a matte finish side
with a blue or black thermochromic
sensitive material that can be
reprinted up to 500 cycles.
Edge-to-edge full colour printing
produces a high quality 300dpi
image right to the edge of the card.
Available on all Magicard printers.
Magnetic Stripe
All printers can be specified with ISO
standard 7811 compatible HiCo encoding
of magnetic stripe cards. Magicard’s dual
coercivity HiCo/LoCo Magnetic stripe
encoder option offers encoding of all 3
tracks with total user format flexibility.
Card encoding enables electronic data to
be written to the card as it is being printed.
Magicard ID card printers support a wide
range of in-printer card encoding:

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Additional information

Printer Brand


Printer Technology

Direct to Card

Printer Features

Rewritable, Single-sided Printers

Printer option:

Single-sided ID card printer

Printer encoding

None, Magnetic stripe encoder

Encoding Options

Contact encoding, Contactless Encoding, Magnetic Stripe