Magicard 600

A world-class card printing solution delivering faster print speeds, stringent security and the finest detail, the Magicard 600 integrates seamlessly with existing infrastructure to deliver secure processing of ID credentials.

“Out of the box it’s produced the best edge to edge print I’ve ever seen on a DTC printer”

Stephen Dodd, Commercial Director, TRADEiD

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Wi-Fi connectivity as standard via supplied dongle, – IEEE 802.11b/g/n compliant with connection of speeds up to 300Mbps. Supports WPA and WPA2 encrypted connection (access point dependent).

An eye for detail –capable of printing at 600 x 300 dpi*, the Magicard 600 allows you to include even the smallest of text -and make it legible.

Superior quality –The Magicard 600 offers a wide colour spectrum so printing is more vibrant and colour-rich. That means a truer representation of the subject – perfect for photographs on ID cards and more accurate depiction of corporate logos and other images.

Plug and play -to get you up and running quickly and easily, the Magicard 600 integrates with existing network infrastructure ‘out of the box’ via USB, minimising set-up time and requiring little technical knowledge.

Faster speeds –each full colour, single-sided card, with HoloKote®, can be printed in under 20 seconds giving Magicard 600 the ability to print up to 190 cards per hour.

Updates and upgrades –The Magicard 600 keeps up-to-date with the latest features and fixes as and when they’re available

*resin only



Digital shredding -once data has been used for the print job, it is fragmented, rendering it irrecoverable, helping to ensure the Magicard 600 is not a repository for data.



Anti-fraud –the Magicard 600 has the ability to print a customisable HoloKote® watermark on every card. Each device has the can receive up to 10 anti-fraud customised HoloKotes® direct to the printer via Magicard’s web tool.


Threat benchmarked – we run security scans against the comprehensive vulnerability assessment tool, Nessus Pro, one of the most widely deployed security technologies in the world and push regular updates to the device, ensuring that the printer software and associated system configuration conform to the highest levels of security.


Custom colour options

colour options

The Magicard 600 comes as standard in a neutral grey but we have made alternative casing colours available* as options to reflect the building blocks of colour printing, YMCK (and white) so you can personalise your printer in line with your brand identity.

*Available through specialist dealers, minimum quantities apply


MagiCover+ Limited Warranty for Magicard 600 premium DTC printer:
  • 3 years or 250,000 panels limited manufacturer’s warranty covering electronic/electrical failure and bad workmanship.
  • Loan Printer if the above situation occurs and Tech Support is unable to resolve the problem (UK, EU and North America only).
  • Customer pays all carriage costs attached to return of printer to Magicard.
  • Magicard pays all carriage costs attached to sending the printer to the customer.
  • In case of printer failure within a 6-week period from purchase Magicard will replace with a new device and cover all carriage costs.
  • Magicard will also provide distributors outside UK, EU and North America with loan printers to support warranty repair claims locally.

Magicard 600 specifications

Printer specifications Details  
Print mode colour dye sublimation, monochrome thermal printing and rewritable technology
Print speed – single sided Colour: 18s /card, Mono 5s /card
Encoding security options Magnetic stripe: HiCo and LoCo ISO 7811, JIS2: /smart card Contact chip, MIFARE®, DESFire® and iClass®. Others available.
Card capacity 100 card feeder, 70 card stacker
Printer interfaces High Speed USB 2.0, USB 3.0 compatible – Type B, 10/100 Ethernet. External Host USB Port. Wi-Fi via supplied dongle.
Driver compatibility Windows 7, 8, 10 (32 and 64bit) Windows server 2008, 2012, 2016. Mac OS X 10.9.0 upwards. Linux with CUPS support.
Weight 4.7kg /10.4lb
Power source External power supply 100-240V 50-60Hz autoranging.
Dimensions 475.5mm L x 211.5mm W x 248mm H / 18.9” L x 8.3” W x 9.8” H (including feeder and stacker.)
Operating environment Sheltered office environment 10°C to 30°C / 50°F to 85°F.

Magicard 600 consumables

  Product code Details Capacity
Dye film MB300YMCKO Magicard 600 YMCKO dye film 300
MB250YMCKOK Magicard 600 YMCKOK dye film 250
MB200YMCKO Magicard 600 YMCKO dye film 200
MB600KO Magicard 600 KO film 600
MA1000K-Black Black monochrome dye film 1000 images
Blank cards 125 KHz Proximity
M9006-794 Blank white cards with magnetic stripe – CR80
M9006-796 HoloPatch® blank white cards with gold seal – CR80
M9006-797 HoloPatch® blank white cards with gold seal and magnetic stripe – CR80
E9323 Magicard blank rewritable cards front & PVC back
M9007-011 Self-adhesive blank white cards – CR80

 Magicard 600 solutions

  • Education

    The Magicard 600’s flexibility, speed and versatility, combined with its security features make it ideal for student IDs, from elementary schools through to university campuses

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  • Photo ID

    The Magicard 600’s custom HoloKote feature enables the addition of a customised logo or security design to every card printed – making it ideal for applications where secure visual identity is required.

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  • Payments

    Payment cards can be securely printed and encoded instantly, in-branch using the Magicard 600 fitted with an in-line EMV encoder.

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  • Physical access

    A Magicard 600 fitted with an in-line smart card encoder can write physical access data to a smart card at the point of issuance.

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  • Facilities

    The Magicard 600’s customisable HoloKote visual security watermark, combined with an in-line electronic encoder can rapidly produce high security ID cards for critical facilities and infrastructure.

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  • Logical access

    A Magicard 600 fitted with an in-line smart card encoder can write logical access data to a smart card at the point of issuance.

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