Javelin J230i Single Sided ID Card Printer with Ethernet


Card printers with professional performance at a perfect price!

The J230i is part of the newest Javelin ID card printer range. Consisting of  two base models: J200i (for single card feeding) and J230i (with input hopper and output stacker). Both models print either in colour or monochrome, and a flipper is available separately for dual-sided card printing.

These new Javelin card printers are reliable, compact and easy-to-use, delivering outstanding performance at a great price. Boasting a full range of encoding options, they are an economic, reliable solution for almost every card printing and encoding need.

Ideal for ID solutions and field-proven for financial/banking applications.

The Javelin J230i card printer is reliable, compact and easy-to-use, and delivers outstanding performance at a great price.

USB and Ethernet connectivity is featured and a full range of encoding options are available (Contact for more information). A colour ribbon and Javelin Card Designer ID card application software are supplied with each J230i printer.


Compact and Flexible

  • Small footprint easily fits into a wide range of locations
  • Conveniently fits on the desktop or under the counter
  • Prints in full colour or monochrome
  • Flipper for dual-side printing (option)

Network and Encoding

  • 3-track magnetic stripe encoding (HiCo/LoCo) (option)
  • Contact and contactless smart card encoding capabilities (option)
  • Internal USB hub to connect camera, memory stick and other peripheral devices

Easy to use

  • User-friendly USB plug-and-play setup
  • Built-in 10/100 Ethernet for printer networking
  • LCD screen displays printer status and diagnostics
  • Easy to change ribbon and thermal print head
  • RFID colour ribbon protection
  • 100-card input hopper
  • ID card software included with each printer

Printer Specifications

Print ModeSingle-side printing
Print MethodThermal transfer (mono), Dye-sublimation (colour)
Print speedMono: 550 cph, YMCKO: 170 cph (single-side) YMCKOK: 140 cph (dual-side)
RibbonsKrO: 500 prints/roll, YMCKO: 200 prints/roll, YMCKOK: 167 prints/roll
Half-panel YMC plus full-panel KO: 300 prints/roll
Monochrome: black, silver, gold, red, blue, white, scratch-off: 1000 prints/roll
Warranty30 months printer and print head (unlimited passes)
Printer interfacesUSB 2.0; internal USB hub to connect peripheral devices
Built-in 10/100 Ethernet for printer networking
Software driversWindows 2000, XP, Server 2003/2008, Vista, Windows 7
Fonts/Images300 dots per inch (11.8 dots per mm) resolution, 16.7 million colours
True Type fonts via Windows drivers
BarcodesCode 39, Code 128 B & C with & without check digit, 2 of 5 interleaved, UPC-A, EAN 8 & EAN 13 PDF-417 2D barcode and other symbols can be printed via Windows® drivers
Card capacityInput hopper: 100 cards; Output stacker: 70 cards
Single card feeding also available
DimensionsSingle sided version:
403mm (L) x 202mm (H) x 192mm (W)
15.8” x 8.0” x 7.6”
Double sided version:
471mm (L) x 202mm (H) x 192mm (W)
18.5” x 8.0” x 7.6”
WeightSingle sided version:
5.5 kg / 12.1 lbs
Double sided version:
6.0 kg / 13.2 lbs
Power sourceInput: 100V – 250V, 50/60Hz; Output: DC 24V (FCC Class B, CE and UL & CUL approved)
CPU & RAMCPU: 32 bit processor RAM: 16MB
EnvironmentOperating temperature: 0 – 50°C / 32 – 122°F, 20 – 90% RH Storage temperature: -25 – 70°C / -13 – 158°F
Built-in SecurityKensington® ClickSafe™ security anchor; locking input hopper (option)

Card Specifications

TypesPVC & composite PVC
Card width/lengthISO CR-80-ISO 7810: 53.98mm (W) x 85.60mm (L) / 3.375” x 2.125”
Card thickness0.5mm – 1.2mm; 20mil – 50mil


  • YMCKO Roll
  • USB Cable
  • Cleaning Kit (Cards)
  • Javelin Designer™ Create Software

Click here for the Javelin J230i ID Card Printer Datasheet

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Model # Javelin 21102302

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