Javelin J230iF Double 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 the J200iF offers double 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 J230 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

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 ModeDouble-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 21102304

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