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	FARGO printer(Persona C30)

FARGO printer(Persona C30)


Optional dual-sided printing
• Cards are flipped inside the ID badge printer so both sides are printed in one pass.

Easy-loading, all-in-one ribbon cartridge
• Simply open the front panel of the printer, slide in the ribbon cartridge, close the panel and you’re done.

Integrated card cleaning roller
• The roller is integrated into the all-in-one ribbon cartridge, so you never have to mess with changing a separate cleaning roller or ribbon.

Direct-to-card printing
• Dye-sublimation and resin thermal transfer technologies print sharp, clear images directly onto the surface of the plastic ID card.

Simple plug-and print operation
• The Persona C30 Color ID Card Printer is as easy to use as a regular office printer.

Includes Persona Build-A-Badge software
• Entry-level, user-friendly application for designing and printing photo ID cards. (Included in price, order under separate part number.) 

Two-year warranty, with depot service at the factory.


Look at the table below to find Persona C30 ID card printer specifications. You can check the resolution, print ribbon options, memory and warranty of your single- and double-sided plastic ID card printer. Find a specific printer specification such as size, dimension, supply voltage, and software among many other features.

Look through the Persona C30 ID card printer specifications below and then contact us to help you connect with a local integrator.

Title Description

Print method:

Dye-sublimation / resin thermal transfer


300 dpi (11.8 dots/mm)


Up to 16.7 million / 256 shades per pixel

Print ribbon options:*

• Full-color with resin black and overlay panel, YMCKO*, 250 prints

• Resin black and overlay panel, KO*, 500 prints

• Resin black, 1000 prints; green, blue, red, white, 1000 prints; silver and gold, 500 prints

Print speed:**

• 7 seconds per card (K)

• 12 seconds per card (KO)

• 27 seconds per card (YMCKO)

• 35 seconds per card (YMCKOK)

Accepted standard card sizes:

CR-80 (3.375”L x 2.125”W / 85.6mmL x 54mmW)
CR-79 Adhesive Back  (3.313”L x 2.063”W / 84.1mmL x 52.4mmW)

Print area:

CR-80 edge-to-edge (3.36”L x 2.11”W / 85.3mmL x 53.7mmW)
CR-79 (3.3”L x 2.04W / 83.8mmL x 51.8mmW)

Accepted card thickness:

20 mil to 30 mil (.020” to .030” / .51mm to .76mm)

Accepted card types:

PVC or polyester cards with polished PVC finish; monochrome resin required for 100% polyester cards

Input hopper capacity:

100 cards (.030” / .762mm)

Output hopper capacity:

30 cards (.030” / .762mm)

Card cleaning:

Card cleaning roller integrated into ribbon cartridge; cleaning roller is automatically replaced with each ribbon change.



Software drivers:

Windows® 98SE / Me / 2000 / XP / Server 2003


USB 1.1 (USB 2.0 compatible)

Operating temperature:

65° to 80° F / 18° to 27° C


20–80% non-condensing


Single-Sided: 7.9”H x 13.62”W x 8.14”D / 201mmH x 346mmW x 207mmD
Dual-Sided: 7.9”H x 18.28”W x 8.14”D / 201mmH x 464mmW x 207mmD


Single-Sided: 8 lbs / 3.63 kg
Dual-Sided: 11.55 lbs / 5.22 kg

Agency listings:

Safety: UL 60950-1, CSA C22.2 (60950), UL-GS (EN 60950-1), CE

Emissions: ITS (EN 55022 Class B), FCC (EN55024 Class B), CRC c1374w, CE

Supply voltage:

100–240 VAC, 3.3 A

Supply frequency:

50 Hz / 60 Hz


Printer: Two years

Printhead: Two years, unlimited pass with UltraCard® cards


Persona ID Card Printers require highly specialized media to function properly. To maximize printed card quality and durability, printhead life and card printer reliability, use only Persona Supplies. Persona warranties are void, where not permitted by law, when non-Persona Supplies are used.

Encoding options:

ISO magnetic stripe encoding module, dual high- and low-coercivity, tracks 1, 2, and 3


• Magnetic card encoding module – field upgradeable

• Printer cleaning kit


Included — Build-A-Badge ID card software with database

*Indicates the ribbon type and the number of ribbon panels printed: Y=yellow, M=magenta, C=cyan, K=resin black, O=overlay

**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. Process time is dependent on the size of the file, the CPU, amount of RAM, and the amount of available resources at the time of the print.


Contact us

Hangzhou Xuemei Digital Tech Co.,Ltd

Address:H2-24512,1st street ,Number gate 57,International Trade Mart Yiwu,China

Tel: 0086-0579-81558356

ZIP: 310030