The best card issuance value on anyone’s desktop
The Datacard® SD260™ one-sided card printer is packed with industry-leading innovations that make desktop ID card printing simple and economical. As part of the SD Series card printer family, the SD260 is ideal for businesses, schools, hospitals, fitness clubs and anyone who batch issues ID cards as part of their busy workday. With their competitive features and price, SD Series printers are a great value.
Dozens of great innovations in one great card printer family
Superior speed and productivity
Print more cards in less time. SD Series printers are significantly faster than any other desktop card printers in their class. And TruePick™ anti-jam card handling accurately picks cards, standard and thin, with no adjustments.
Superb image quality for high-impact IDs
TrueMatch™ printing technology — an industry exclusive — ensures the colors on your screen closely match the colors on your card. Batch after batch, you get consistently crisp, clean printing results from the first card to the last.
Easy operation that anyone can master
Intuitive icons guide you through the soft-touch control panel and LCD screen. Cards and supplies are easy to load, and the ergonomically designed ribbon cartridge includes a drop-in cleaning roller.
All the right connections for easy setup
Standard USB/Ethernet ports and the browser-based Printer Manager help you integrate SD Series printers into third-party applications as well as existing systems.
- One-sided (simplex) card printing
- Color, monochrome and rewritable printing
- Reloadable supply cartridges with drop-in cleaning roller
- Optional 200-card input hopper and 100-card output hopper
- Automatic 100-card input hopper (with exception card slot) or manual feed and 25-card output hopper
- SDK support for third-party application development
- Intuitive LCD panel with soft-touch controls
- Standard Ethernet and USB connectivity
|Print technology||Direct-to-card dye-sublimation/resin thermal transfer|
|Print capabilities||One-sided, edge-to-edge printing; manual two-sided printing|
Full-color and monochrome printing capability
Alphanumeric text, logos and digitized signatures; 1D/2D bar code images
|Print resolution||300 dots per inch, 256 shades per color panel|
|Print speed*||Print speed* Full-color printing: up to 200 cards per hour, one-sided (YMCKT*);|
up to 155 cards per hour, two-sided (YMCKT-K*)
Monochrome: up to 830 cards per hour, one-sided (black HQ*)
|Card capacity||Automatic feed: 100-card input for 0.030 in. (0.76 mm) cards; 25-card output standard|
Manual feed: 1-card input; 5-card output for 0.030 in. (0.76 mm)
|Physical dimensions||L 15.4 in. x W 6.9 in. x H 8.8 in. (39.1 cm x 17.5 cm x 22.4 cm)|
|Weight||Weight 8.1 lbs (3.7 kg)|
|Connectivity||Bidirectional USB 2.0 high speed; Ethernet 10 Base-T/100-Base-TX (with activity light)|
|Warranties||30-month standard depot warranty; 30-month printhead warranty (no pass restrictions). Full warranty|
details can be found in printer documentation kit
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*Print speeds will vary depending on ribbon type used and image being printed