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Fargo HDP5000

from $7,710.59 (incl. GST)

POSMarket SKU: Z17906

This model is available in 5 different configurations. Select a configuration from the list below or contact one of our experts on 1300 737 998 for help.

The ideal solution for printing on technology-rich smart cards

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Product Overview
The Fargo HDP5000 offers the versatility to meet your card application needs today and in the future. The system's flexible architecture lets you expand or reduce production instantly, with add-on dual sided printing, encoding and lamination modules. For greater system capacity, an optional dual card input hopper lets you easily manage multiple card types and higher card volumes. Because the HDP5000 easily integrates with other products within the HID ecosystem, you can leverage your existing Genuine HID technology investments.


Our enhanced HDP5000 ID card printer and encoder is feature-packed. Perfect for smart cards with embedded electronics, it reliably produces cards in High Definition with the highest image quality available. The HDP5000 ID card printer and encoder upgrades easily in the field, with additional modules.
  • New optional dual card input hopper simplifies card handling and minimizes downtime.
  • HID Global next-generation HDP platform enables faster print speed.
  • Optional single-sided or simultaneous dual-sided lamination for higher card security--quickly.
  • Dual-sided card printing option lets you double the print area available without manually reloading cards.
  • SmartScreenâ„¢ LCD Control Panel displays helpful status messages and prompts.
Product Specifications
Print Method HDP® Dye-Sublimation / Resin Thermal Transfer
Resolution 300 dpi (11.8 dots/mm)
Colors Up to 16.7 million / 256 shades per pixel
Print Ribbon Options ** Full-color, YMC*, 750 prints
** Full-color with resin black, YMCK*, 500 prints
** Full-color with two resin black panels, YMCKK*, 500 prints,
** Full-color with resin black and heat seal panel for difficult-to-print surfaces, YMCKH*, 500 prints
** Full-color with resin black and inhibit panel for signature or other non-printing areas, YMCKI*, 500 prints
** Full-color with fluorescing and resin black, YMCFK*, 500 prints
** Resin black, K, 3000 prints
HDP Film Options **Clear (1,500 prints)
** Standard Holographic (500 prints)
** Custom Holographic, special order (500 prints)
Overlaminate Options
** Thermal Transfer Overlaminate, .25 mil thick, 500 prints
** PolyGuard® Overlaminate, 1.0 mil and .6 mil thick, 250 prints (PolyGuard available in a CR-80 patch size)
All overlaminates available in clear, standard holographic design or custom holographic design
Print Speed
Batch Mode **Up to 24 seconds per card / 150 cards per hour (YMC with transfer)
** Up to 29 seconds per card / 124 cards per hour (YMCK with transfer)*
** Up to 40 seconds per card / 90 cards per hour (YMCKK with transfer)
** Up to 35 seconds per card / 102 cards per hour (YMCK with transfer and dual-sided, simultaneous lamination)
** Up to 48 seconds per card / 75 cards per hour (YMCKK with transfer and dual-sided, simultaneous lamination)*
Accepted Standard Card Sizes CR-80 (3.370”L x 2.125”W / 85.6mmL x 54mmW)
Print Area Over-the-edge on CR-80 cards
Accepted Card Thickness ** Print only: .030” (30 mil) to .050” (50 mil) / .762mm to 1.27mm
** Print/Lamination: .030” (30 mil) to .050” (50 mil) / .762mm to 1.27mm
Accepted Card Types ABS, Laminated PVC, PET, PETG, proximity, smart and mag stripe cards, optical memory cards
Note ABS and PVC cards are not recommended for use in the HDP5000 Lamination Module.
Input Card Cartridge Capacity 100 cards (.030” / .762mm)
Output Hopper Card Capacity 200 cards (.030” / .762mm)
Card Cleaning Replaceable cleaning roller (included with each print ribbon)
Display User-friendly, SmartScreenâ„¢ LCD Control Panel
Software Drivers Windows 8/ 7/ Vista (32bit & 64 bit) / Server 2008 & 2003/ XP; Mac OS X v10.6 / v10.5 / & Linux*
Single Wire USB 2.0
Encoding Options **ISO Magnetic Stripe Encoding, dual high- and low-coercivity, Tracks 1, 2 and 3
** Contactless Smart Card Encoder (HID iCLASS® and MIFARE)
** ISO 7816 Contact Smart Card Encoder
** Prox Card Reader (HID read-only)
Interface USB 2.0 (high speed) and Ethernet with internal print server
Operating Temperature 65° to 90° F / 18° to 32° C
Humidity 20 - 80% non-condensing
Dimensions: HDP5000: 11.50”H x 12.25”W x 9.25”D / 292mmH x 313mmW x 235mmD
** HDP5000 + Dual-Sided Module: 11.50”H x 17.50”W x 9.25”D / 292mmH x 445mmW x 235mmD
** HDP5000 + Single-Sided Lam Module: 12.75”H x 25”W x 9.25”D / 324mmH x 635mmW x 235mmD
** HDP5000 + Dual-Sided Module + Dual-Sided Lam Module: 12.75”H x 30”W x 9.25”D / 324mmH x 762mmW x 235mmD
** Lam Module: 12.75”H x 12.25”W x 9.25”D / 324mmH x 313mmW x 235mmD
Weight ** HDP5000: 16 lbs. / 7.3 kg, HDP5000 + Dual-Sided Module: 22 lbs. / 10 kg, HDP5000 + Single-Sided Lam Module: 28 lbs. / 12.7 kg,
** HDP5000 + Dual-Sided Module + Dual-Sided Lam Module: 36 lbs. / 16.4 kg
Certifications UL, CE, IC, FCC Class-A, CCC, BSMI, KC, MIC
Supply Voltage 100-240 VAC, 3.3A
Supply Frequency 50 Hz / 60 Hz
Warranty **Printer – Three years including one year of free printer loaner support (U.S. only); optional Extended Warranty Program (U.S. only),
** Printhead – Lifetime; unlimited pass
FARGO Secure Materials FARGO Card Printer/Encoders require highly specialized media to function properly. To maximize printed card quality and durability, printhead life and printer/encoder reliability, use only HID Secure Materials.
HID warranties are void, where not prohibited by law, when non-HID Secure Materials are used.
Options **Dual card input hopper module
** Card lamination module – single-sided or dual-sided (simultaneous)*
** Magnetic stripe encoding
** 200-card input hopper
** Smart card encoding (contact/contactless)
** Dual-sided printing
** Door and cartridge locks
** Printer cleaning kit

** Secure proprietary consumables system • Custom secure holographic HDP Film and over laminate
Software FARGO Workbench diagnostic utility with Color Assist spot-color matching
89680 HDP5000 Base Model, Dual Sided Card Printer with Dual Side Laminator $17,982.39
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89660 HDP5000 Base Model, Dual Sided Card Printer with Single Side Laminator $16,135.35
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89603 HDP5000 Base Model, 16MB Memory, Dual Sided, 110-240V AC, HID Prox, Omnikey $10,433.50
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89601 HDP5000 Base Model, ISO Magnetic Stripe Encode $8,825.16
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89600 HDP5000 Base Model, 16MB Memory, 110-240V AC $7,710.59
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Product Accessories
Not all accessories and consumables are listed on our website. Please contact one of our experts using the 'Ask an Expert' form or call us on 1300 737 998 if you don't find what you're looking for.
PDF Document HDP5000 Consumables.pdf 140KB Download
PDF Document HDP5000 Datasheet.pdf 85KB Download
PDF Document DP5000 Brochure.pdf 631KB Download
PDF Document HDP5000 User Manual.pdf 4MB Download
Product Videos
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