Magicard ID Card Printers

Simply the best value Color ID Card printer

Download DatasheetA hand-fed Id card printer for on-demand applications. The Pronto offers high quality dye-sublimation printing at a great price. Incredibly easy to use with drop-in dye film and hand-fed card loading. The Pronto incorporates all the latest technologies, from the ISO magnetic stripe encoding option to Magicard’s renowned patented visual security feature, the HoloKote anti-counterfeiting watermark available in 4 standard designs.

Magicard Pronto


Card Security The user has the option to print a HoloKote® security watermark across the card surface. When used with HoloPatch® cards, one area of the HoloKote watermark is highlighted as a high visibility security seal. A choice of 4 fixed HoloKote patterns are selectable from the printer driver.
Warranty Two years limited depot warranty (North America and EU only). Elsewhere 1 year limited warranty.
Printer Interfaces USB rev1.1 (USB 2.0 compatible).
Software Drivers Windows 2000, 2003 Server user-mode, XP and Vista drivers all supplied with printer.
Printing Technology Thermal transfer and dye sublimation.
Power Source External power "brick" for 90-265V 40-60Hz (autoranging)
Dimensions 270mm L x 215mm W x 233mm H (10.6” L x 8.4” W x 9.1” H)
Weight 4.4kg (9.7 lbs).
Power Source External power supply 100-240V 50-60Hz autoranging.
Environment Sheltered Office environment 10°C to 30°C (50°F to 85°F).
Print Speed Colour 35 seconds each side. Mono 7 seconds.


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Essentra Code Ribbon  Description Capacity Manufacturer's code
316-8341 YMCKO 5 panel 100 MA100YMCKO
316-8330 YMCKO 5 panel 300 MA300YMCKO
316-8331 EN3 Monochrome resin Black 1000 MA1000K
316-8332 EN6 Black with overlay 600 MA600KO
316-8333 EN8 YMCKOK 6 panel 250 MA250YMCKO
316-8335 Monochrome Silver 1000 MA1000k-Silver
316-8336 Monochrome Gold 1000 MA1000K-Gold
316-8337 Grey Scratch off 1000 MA1000K-Scratch
316-8338 Monochrome Red 1000 MA1000K-Red
316-8339 Monochrome Green 1000 MA1000K-Green
316-8334 Monochrome White 1000 MA1000K-White
316-8340 Monochrome Blue 1000 MA1000K-Blue