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The ultimate identity platform

The Entrust Artista CR805 Retransfer Card Printer with Inline Lamination Module provides brilliant color and great image quality in a print-on-demand ID card solution. 

The Artista CR805 platform gives companies the flexibility and features they need to issue their ID cards right from their desktop.

Types of cards

  • National ID Cards
  • Driver’s License
  • Social Security Cards
  • Government-issued IDs & Cards
  • Employee ID Cards
  • Student ID Cards
  • Access Control Cards


  • National Government
  • Regional & Local Government
  • Enterprise
  • Education

Key Features

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High-End Look for Every Design

Show off your brand with photo-quality imagery and high-resolution printing.

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Improved Security

Pigment ink for lifelike skin tones and easier card-to-cardholder authentication.

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Long-Term Savings

Long lasting images mean fewer card replacements. System modularity reduces total replacement upgrades.

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Lasting Impressions

Pigment ink resists UV fading, resulting in longer lasting images and fewer card replacements.

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High Resolution Printing

600 dpi pigment ink printing enables the printing of small text, OCR codes, and 1D and 2D barcodes.

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Data Integrity

Integrated security features in every printer ensure data is protected from threats.

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Reliably Fast

Print up to 100 one-sided cards per hour or up to 55 two-sided cards per hour.

Tech Specs

Print Technology

  • Retransfer pigment ink

Print Capabilities

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

Print Resolution

  • 600 dots per inch (dpi)

Print Speed

  • Full-color printing
    • Single-sided (CMYK) – up to 110 cards per hour (cph)
    • Double-sided (CMYK-K) – up to 65 cards per hour (cph)

Color Modes

  • True Color (ICC) - prints color as close as possible to image as defined in the card design
  • Legacy SR/CR - prints color as close as possible to the SR200, SR300, and SR300e card printers

Card Capacity

  • Input hopper - 125 cards
  • Output hopper - 25 cards (optional 125 card)
  • Card input size - 0.030 inches to 0.040 inches (0.76 mm to 1.01mm)

Operating Environment

  • 60°F - 95°F (15°C - 35°C)

Physical Dimensions

  • L 21.4 in. x W 10.1 in. x H 15.6 in.
  • L 54.34 cm x W 25.53 cm x H 39.68 cm


  • 28 lb. (12.7 kg); with options will vary


  • USB and Ethernet


  • Printer: 36 month standard warranty
  • Printhead: Limited lifetime warranty

Magnetic Stripe Encoding

  • ISO/IAT Magnetic Stripe Encoding
  • JIs Magnetic Stripe Encoding


  • Six-compartment multi-hopper (Six 125-card hoppers, 750-card total capacity)


  • WiFi types: 802.11g/n
  • Authentication modes: None, WPA2 Personal
  • Dual-band 2.4GHz & 5GHz

SmartCard Encoding

  • Single wire - Contact ISO 7816 T=0, 1
    • Contactless ISO 14443 A/B Protocols,
    • Mifare Protocols & FeliCa (DES & AES)
  • Loosely Couple - Contact ISO 7816 T=0, 1
    • Contactless ISO 14443 A/B Protocols, Mifare Protocols & FeliCa
    • HID iCLASS, Read/write or read-only encoder
    • PC Prox

Primeless Color Panel Ribbons and Retransfer Film

  • CMYK: 1,000 images simplex – 500 duplex
  • CMYK-K: 1,000 images duplex
  • Clear Retransfer Film: 1,000 simplex – 500 duplex

Color Ribbons with Primer Panel and Retransfer Film

  • CMYKP-KPi: 500 images dual-sided
  • FCMYP-KPi: 750 images dual-sided
  • Clear Retransfer Film:
    • 1,500 images single-sided (750 dual-sided)
    • 1,000 images single-sided (500 dual-sided)

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