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DTC550 Printer (System Bundle, Printer, Base Model, Double-sided and Webcam)

ID Card Printer System
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Fargo DTC 550 Card Identity System ID Card Printer System

The Fargo DTC 550 Card Identity System gives all types of organizations a reliable, hard-working system for producing all types of personalized credentials, such as photo IDs proximity access cards and sophisticated smart cards. Its flexible design protects your investment by allowing you to easily reconfigure the system as your ID card needs dictate. The system includes a Fargo DTC550 Printer/Encoder, Asure ID photo ID software, USB digital camera, supplies and a two-year warranty.

Full specifications (PDF)

Manufacturer part number: 89257

Technical Information

  • Maximum Mono Print Speed: 7 Second
  • Maximum Color Print Speed: 27 Second
  • Maximum Print Resolution: 300 dpi
  • Print Color: Color
  • Recommended Use: Card Print

General Information

  • Product Type: Dye Sublimation/Thermal Transfer Printer
  • Brand Name: Fargo
  • Manufacturer: HID Global Corporation
  • Product Model: DTC550
  • Product Name: DTC550 Card Printer Dual Sided

Physical Characteristics

  • Form Factor: Desktop


  • USB: Yes


  • Green Compliant: Yes
  • Green Compliance Certificate/Authority:
    • RoHS
    • WEEE
  • Platform Supported: PC
  • Package Contents:
    • DTC550 Card Printer Dual Sided
    • Webcam
    • DTC550 Card Printer Dual Sided
    • Webcam

Media Types & Handling

  • Media Type: Card
  • Media Load Type: Auto Feed
  • Media Handling:
    • 2 x Input Hopper 100 Card
    • 1 x Output Hopper 100 Card
  • Media Size:
    • 3.36" x 2.11" - CR-80 Card
    • 3.30" x 2.04" - CR79 Card
  • Media Thickness: 50 mil

Display & Graphics

  • Display Screen Type: LCD


  • Limited Warranty: 2 Year