The HID FARGO DTCii Financial Card Printer/ Encoder makes instant issuance practical and affordable for a wide range of financial cards, helping you deliver an outstanding customer experience with speed, convenience and security.

With the DTCii, branch personnel can hand a new financial card to a customer in minutes. No worries about cards lost or stolen in the mail. Instant issuance with the desktop-based DTCii means that your customers can start using their cards immediately – a plus for your institution.

Key features of the HID FARGO DTCii Printer and Encoder include:

  • Dual-sided card printing and both ISO magnetic stripe and EMV encoding
  • Elevated data security through AES256 data encryption and resin ribbon erase functionality
  • Lockable security housing comply with financial card association security requirements
  • Industry-leading, three-year warranty for greater peace of mind
  • Standard dual card input hopper with 200 total card capacity simplifies management of multiple card types
  • Bright SmartScreen graphical display offers status information in multiple languages
  • FARGO Workbench® v3.0 diagnostic utility now provides enhanced graphics capabilities with Color Assist spot-color matching tool, and simultaneous firmware upgrade capability for networked printers
  • Cartridge-based card handling simplifies reloading or changing card stock
  • USB and Ethernet connectivity included, plus an internal print server for secure network card printing


Printing technology:

  • DTC®: Dye Sublimation / Resin Thermal Transfer


  • 300 dpi (11.8 dots/mm) continuous tone


  • Up to 16.7 million / 256 shades/pixel

Print speed:

  • 8-24 seconds per card, depending on ribbon type

Accepted standard card sizes:

  • CR-80 (3.370″L x 2.125″W / 85.6mmL x 54mmW)

Print area:

  • Edge-to-edge on CR-80 cards

Input card cartridge capacity:

  • 200 cards (.030″ / .762mm thick)

Output hopper card capacity:

  • 20 cards (.030″ / .762mm thick)


  • Smart card encoding (contact/contactless), EMV Level I
  • ISO format Magnetic encoding


  • Printer cleaning kit


  • 3-years for Printer and Printhead

IDV Technologies Africa is supplier of FARGO DTCii card printers  and complete range of HID Global products in Tanzania Africa. Our sales expert can help you choose the best HID Fargo id card printer bundle for you. Email us on sales@idvafrica.com for additional help.