DED announce the arrival of the Zebra ZXP Series 8, a revolutionary re-transfer plastic card printer that offers a host of options for smart card encoding and networking. The ideal printer for high security ID cards, driver’s licenses, gift cards and financial cards, the Zebra ZXP Series 8 produces durable and abrasion resistant, photo-quality cards at nearly twice the speed of other re-transfer printers – up to 150 cards per hour.
The Zebra ZXP Series 8 printer delivers high quality, over-the-edge printing on many different types of cards, including those with uneven surfaces such as smart cards, polycarbonate cards for security applications, and biopolymer cards. The ZXP Series printer is available in single and dual-sided printing configurations with a full portfolio of magnetic encoding, smart card encoding, single and dual-sided lamination, and connectivity options.
Zebra have developed the ZXP Series 8 printer to respond to the industry’s need for an on-demand re-transfer printer capable of delivering higher print speeds at lower costs without sacrificing the image quality. Zebra have also developed the ZMotif software platform, to make application integration easier than ever.
Designed to significantly improve enterprise scalability and reliability, a XML-based software development kit is available to support a broad array of features and technologies, making it easier and faster to integrate the ZXP Series 8 re-transfer printer with host of enterprise applications.
Standard and optional features of the ZXP Series 8 re-transfer printer include: magnetic stripe encoder; combination smart card contact and contactless encoders; contact station; USB or Ethernet connectivity; and security mechanical locks. Planned future options include support for UHF Gen 2 RFID encoder, single and dual-sided laminator, and 802.11g wireless connectivity.