Fargo C50 ID Card Printer

HID-Fargo-C50-Card-Printer

 

 

HID Global’s
most affordable
card printer

 

BUY NOW


HID Fargo C50 Card PrinterThe Fargo C50 is our most cost-effective card printer, but it doesn’t lack in quality or efficiency. The C50 has the same print quality as it’s bigger brothers (DTC1250e, DTC4250e and DTC4500e).

The main differences between the C50 and DTC1250e are the print speed (21 seconds for a full-colour card), 50 card input hopper and it doesn’t offer any other options such as double-sided, magnetic stripe encoding or ethernet… If you need any of these options, we recommend the Fargo DTC1250e Card Printer.

The C50 is perfect for those who want a single-sided ID card printer with USB connectivity. With a small footprint and ribbon cartridge load from the front makes this card printer ideal for anyone with a small budget.

Have you seen our Standard Card Printer Service Guarantee? It’s free with every Card Printer sold, click here.

  • Inexpensive to buy and run.
  • Easy to use.
  • Sets up in 5 minutes.
  • Quick load ribbon cartridge.
  • Two Year Warranty.
  • Includes our Standard Service Guarantee

HID Fargo C50 Card Printer BrochureSpecifications

  • Print Method: Dye-sublimation / resin thermal transfer
  • Resolution: 300 dpi (11.8 dots/mm) continuous tone
  • Colours: Up to 16.7 million / 256 shades per pixel
  • Print Ribbon Options:
    • Full-colour with resin black and overlay panel, YMCKO, 250 prints
    • Standard resin black, 1000 prints
    • Premium resin black, 1000 prints
    • Resin green, blue, red and white, 1000 prints
    • Metallic silver and gold, 500 prints
  • Print Speed**: 7 seconds per card (single colour), 12 seconds per card (KO) and 24 seconds per card (YMCKO*)
  • Accepted Standard Card Sizes: CR-80 (85.6 mm L x 54 mm W) and CR-79 Adhesive Back (84.1 mm L x 52.4 mm W)
  • Print Area: CR-80 edge-to-edge (85.3 mm L x 53.7 mm W) and CR-79 (83.8 mm L x 51.8 mm W)
  • Accepted Card Thickness: 9 mil – 40 mil / .229 mm – 1.016 mm
  • Accepted Card Types: PVC or polyester cards with polished PVC finish, monochrome resin required for 100% polyester cards, optical memory cards with PVC finish and rewrite
  • Input Hopper Card Capacity: 50 cards (.030˝ / .762 mm)
  • Output Hopper Card Capacity: Up to 30 cards (.030˝ / .762 mm)
  • Card Cleaning: Card cleaning roller integrated into ribbon cartridge; cleaning roller is automatically replaced with each ribbon change
  • Memory: 32 MB RAM
  • Software Drivers: Windows® XP / Vista™ (32 bit & 64 bit) / Server 2003 & 2008/ Windows® 7 & Windows® 8 (32 & 64 bit), MAC OS X 10.5/10.6/ 10.7/10.8 (Available soon) / Linux (Available soon)
  • Interface: USB 2.0
  • Operating Temperature: 18° to 27° C
  • Humidity: 20–80% non-condensing
  • Dimensions: 224 mm H x 348 mm W x 201 mm D
  • Weight: 3.4 Kg
  • Agency Listings Safety: UL 60950-2, CSA C22.2 (60950-1-07), and CE; EMC: FCC Class A, CE (EN 55022 Class A, EN 55024), CCC, BSMI, KC
  • Supply Voltage: 100-240Vac, 50-60Hz, 1.6 amps max.
  • Supply Frequency: 50 Hz / 60 Hz
  • Warranty:
    • Printer – two years
    • Printhead – two years, unlimited pass with UltraCard™
  • Options: Printer cleaning kit; USB; secure proprietary consumables system
  • Software: Swift ID® embedded badging application, FARGO Workbench™ diagnostic utility
  • Display: Colour changing status buttons

*Indicates the ribbon type and the number of ribbon panels printed where Y= yellow, M= magenta, C= cyan, K= resin black, O= overlay, B= dye sublimation black.
** Print speed indicates an approximate print speed and is measured from the time a card drops into the output hopper to the time the next card drops into the output hopper. Print speeds do not include encoding time or the time needed for the PC to process the image. The processing time is dependent on the size of the file, the CPU, amount of RAM and the number of available resources at the time of the print.
***Linux versions: Ubuntu 12.04, Debian 7.0, Fedora 18, Mandriva 2011, Red Hat 6.4, Open Suse 12.3.

C50 Card Printer products

Options
card thickness
30mil
card type
Standard
cardprinter brands
Fargo, HID Global
cardprinter input capacity
50
cardprinter output capacity
30
cardprinter print type
Direct to Card
cardprinter printingsides
Single
cardprinter printspeed
21 seconds
cardprinter resolution
300 dpi
cardprinter usage level
Entry/Small, Basic/Medium
pack sizes
1100
printerribbon no of prints
1000250350500
printerribbon type
BBOGKMGRSWYMCKO
product special
Clearance Items
SKU: HPF-C50-Hot-Package
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo C50 Card Printer Hot Package

Fargo C50 Card Printer Hot Package

The Fargo C50 card printer is one of the most inexpensive card printer on the market today. – Inexpensive to buy and run. – Easy to use. – Sets up in 5 minutes. – Quick load ribbon cartridge. – Two Year Warranty. – Includes our Service Guarantee This card printer package comes as USB and […]
SKU: HPF-C50-Hot-Package
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HPF-C50
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo C50 Card Printer

Fargo C50 Card Printer

The Fargo C50 card printer is one of the most inexpensive card printer on the market today. – Inexpensive to buy and run. – Easy to use. – Sets up in 5 minutes. – Quick load ribbon cartridge. – Hot Packages Available. – Two Year Warranty. – Includes our Service Guarantee This card printer comes […]
SKU: HPF-C50
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: CAR415
The Product Thumbnail
Blank White PVC ID Cards

Blank White PVC ID Cards

Standard blank PVC ID cards are CR80 size (86mm x 54mm) and 750mic/30mil/0.76mm thick. These blank PVC cards are suited for most ID card printers.
SKU: CAR415
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HRF45500
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo Colour Ribbon YMCKO (250 images)

Fargo Colour Ribbon YMCKO (250 images)

Fargo full colour ribbon (250 images) Suits Fargo C50, DTC1000 and DTC1250e both single and double sided card printers. This part replaced HRF45000 for Fargo DTC1000. Please note updated firmware is required is required to use this ribbon for the DTC1000.
SKU: HRF45500
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HCAF86177
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo DTC Cleaning Kit

Fargo DTC Cleaning Kit

Cleaning kit for all Fargo DTC card printers.
SKU: HCAF86177
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HCSF86147
The Product Thumbnail
Asure ID 7 Card Design Software – Solo

Asure ID 7 Card Design Software – Solo

Asure ID 7 Card Design Software - Solo
SKU: HCSF86147
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HRF45014
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo Half Panel Colour Ribbon ymcKO (350 images)

Fargo Half Panel Colour Ribbon ymcKO (350 images)

Fargo half panel colour ribbon (350 images) Suits Fargo C50, DTC1000 and DTC1250e card printers
SKU: HCSF86412
The Product Thumbnail
Asure ID 7 Card Design Software – Express

Asure ID 7 Card Design Software – Express

Asure ID 7 Card Design Software - Express
SKU: HCSF86412
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HRF45101
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo Premium Black Resin Ribbon K (1,000 images)

Fargo Premium Black Resin Ribbon K (1,000 images)

Fargo premium black resin ribbon (1,000 images) Suits Fargo C50, DTC1000, DTC1250e, DTC4000 and DTC4250e both single and double sided card printers.
SKU: HCSF86416
The Product Thumbnail
Asure ID 7 Card Design Software – Enterprise

Asure ID 7 Card Design Software – Enterprise

Asure ID 7 Card Design Software - Enterprise
SKU: HCSF86416
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HRF45102
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo Standard Black Resin Ribbon K (1,000 images)

Fargo Standard Black Resin Ribbon K (1,000 images)

Fargo standard black resin ribbon (1,000 images) Suits Fargo C50, DTC1000 and DTC1250e both single and double sided card printers.
SKU: HCSF86417
The Product Thumbnail
Asure ID 7 Card Design Software – Exchange

Asure ID 7 Card Design Software – Exchange

Asure ID 7 Card Design Software - Exchange
SKU: HCSF86417
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HRF45103
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo Blue Monochrome Ribbon (1,000 images)

Fargo Blue Monochrome Ribbon (1,000 images)

Fargo blue monochrome ribbon (1,000 images) Suits Fargo C50, DTC1000 and DTC1250e both single and double sided card printers.
SKU: HRF45103
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HRF45104
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo Green Monochrome Ribbon (1,000 images)

Fargo Green Monochrome Ribbon (1,000 images)

Fargo green monochrome ribbon (1,000 images) Suits Fargo C50, DTC1000 and DTC1250e both single and double sided card printers.
SKU: HRF45104
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HRF45105
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo Red Monochrome Ribbon (1,000 images)

Fargo Red Monochrome Ribbon (1,000 images)

Fargo red monochrome ribbon (1,000 images) Suits Fargo C50, DTC1000 and DTC1250e both single and double sided card printers.
SKU: HRF45105
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HRF45106
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo White Monochrome Ribbon (1,000 images)

Fargo White Monochrome Ribbon (1,000 images)

Fargo white monochrome ribbon (1,000 images) Suits Fargo C50, DTC1000 and DTC1250e both single and double sided card printers.
SKU: HRF45106
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HRF45107
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo Gold Monochrome Ribbon (1,000 images)

Fargo Gold Monochrome Ribbon (1,000 images)

Fargo gold monochrome ribbon (1,000 images) Suits Fargo C50, DTC1000 and DTC1250e both single and double sided card printers.
SKU: HRF45107
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HRF45108
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo Silver Monochrome Ribbon (1,000 images)

Fargo Silver Monochrome Ribbon (1,000 images)

Fargo silver monochrome ribbon (1,000 images) Suits Fargo C50, DTC1000 and DTC1250e both single and double sided card printers.
SKU: HRF45108
No ratings yet. Add one now.
SKU: HRF45111
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo Black Resin and Overlay Ribbon KO (500 images)

Fargo Black Resin and Overlay Ribbon KO (500 images)

Fargo black resin with overlay ribbon (500 images) Suits Fargo C50, DTC1000 and DTC1250e both single and double sided card printers.
SKU: HRF45113
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo Black Dye-Sublimation and Overlay Ribbon BO (500 images)

Fargo Black Dye-Sublimation and Overlay Ribbon BO (500 images)

Fargo black dye-sublimation with overlay ribbon (500 images) Suits Fargo C50, DTC1000 and DTC1250e both single and double sided card printers.
SKU: HRF45130
The Product Thumbnail
Fargo Gold Metallic Ribbon (500 images)

Fargo Gold Metallic Ribbon (500 images)

Fargo gold metallic ribbon (500 images) Suits Fargo C50, DTC1000 and DTC1250e both single and double sided card printers.
SKU: HRF45130
No ratings yet. Add one now.