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Issue embossed cards anywhere, anytime

On-demand flat card and embossed card printing gives financial institutions greater flexibility and card security. Retransfer technology empowers banks to build their brands and improve their customers’ experience.


  • Banking
  • Retail

Types of cards

  • Credit Cards
  • Debit Cards
  • ATM Prepaid Cards
  • Contactless Cards
  • Embossed Cards
  • Encoded, Personalized, Printed Blank Cardstock

Key Features

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Brilliant Cards

600 dpi pigment ink printing provides engaging design elements and clear printing on back of card.

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Print from Blank Stock

Reduce costs associated with managing pre-printed card stock.

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All In One Solution

Print, encode, and emboss easily and efficiently with one system.

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Easiest Deployment

The Entrust single wire solution is the easiest deployment method in the industry today.

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Experience Reliability

Our solutions are built upon decades of experience developing desktop and central issuance solutions.

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Endless Scalable

Grow from 1 to unlimited locations, without experiencing the limitations found in other companies’ solutions.

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Extended Durability

Add an additional layer of retransfer film to the card for longer card life.

Tech Specs

Entrust Artista CE875 Instant Issuance System with Embossing Module (formerly Entrust Datacard™ CE875™ Instant Issuance System)

Print Technology

  • Retransfer pigment ink

Print Resolution

  • 600 dots per inch (dpi)
  • Full color printing

Print Speed

  • CMYKP-KPi- up to 60 cards per hour (cph)

Print Capabilities

  • Single- or Dual-sided, over-the-edge printing


  • Modes True Color (ICC) prints colors the image as defined in the card design
  • Legacy SR/CR close match to the CR500 Instant Issuance System
  • Vivid printer colors with higher saturation and contrast

Card Capacity

  • Card thickness: 0.030 inches (0.76 mm) - ISO/CR-80
  • Automatic card feed with 125-card input hopper based on 0.030 in. card thickness
  • Output hopper: 10-card capacity | Reject bin, up to 10-card capacity
  • (Optional) Multi-Hopper: Six-compartment multi-hopper; six 125-card hoppers; up to 750-card total capacity

Card Types

  • ISO ID1/CR-80
  • 3.370 in. x 2.125 in. (85.60 mm x 53.98 mm)
  • PVC, PVC composite, PET, PET-G, Polycarbonate


  • 75-character embossing/indenting wheel, financial format per ID-1 ISO 7811-3
  • MasterCard security characters | Helvetica® characters |OCR-A1, OCR-B1


  • 90 seconds to encode mag stripe, indent, emboss, and top the card
  • 94 seconds to print, encode mag stripe, indent, emboss, and top the card
  • 108 seconds to print color graphics, encode mag stripe, indent, emboss, and top the card

Magnetic Stripe

  • IAT/ISO magnetic stripe encoding
  • Encoding Optional JIS magnetic stripe encoding
  • HiCo/LoCo 1,2, and 3 track encoding
  • Ethernet and USB
  • Single-wire connectivity
  • Contact/Contactless read/write EMV encoding

EMV Smart Card Encoding

  • ISO 7816 T=0 & T=1
  • ISO 14443 A/B

Security Features

  • SSL and TLS 1.2 encryption supports Triple DES and AES-128
  • Electronic (through Datacard® Financial Issuance software) and mechanical locks (meets VISA and MasterCard requirements)
  • Bolt-down provision for securing printer to work area
  • TPM Module standard; utilize with RMM for secure location to insert, manage and remove user-specific certificates and keys
  • Secureboot prevents system startup if malware is detected
  • Kensington style lock compatible (lock sold separately)
  • Concealed output hopper


  • 2-line LCD display
  • User interface languages available: English, Spanish, German, Italian, Japanese


  • 28 lbs. (12.7 kg) – options may vary
  • Bottom module (indenting, embossing, top coat, card output): 40 lbs. (18.1 kg)

Physical Dimensions

  • Top module: L 21.4 in. x W 10.1 in. x H 15.6 in. (54.34 cm x 25.53 cm x 39.68 cm)
  • Bottom module (embosser): L 27.5 in. x W 15 in. x H 10.5 in. (69.9 cm x 38.1 cm x 26.7 cm)


  • Ethernet
  • IPv4 and IPV6

Operating Environment

  • 60˚ F to 95˚ F (15˚ C to 35˚ C)
  • 20% to 80% non-condensing humidity

Storage Environment

  • 5˚ F to 131˚ F (-15˚ C to 55˚ C)
  • 20% to 80%, non-condensing humidity

Electrical Requirements

  • (Dual voltage, autosensing)
  • 100/120 V, 50/60 Hz
  • 220/240 V, 50/60 Hz


  • 36-month system warranty

Embossing Options

  • Second 75-character wheel for embossing option to add regional or language-specific characters

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