HID ELEMENT Card Printers Offer The Best of Both High-Volume and High-Security Printing

Date : 18-Sep-2020
Location: Kuala Lumpur


HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions.

Key Takeaways:

  • HID® ELEMENT product line, the industry’s first heavy-duty, fully modular desktop-based card personalization portfolio that establishes a new category for mid-range and high-volume market segments.
  • The portfolio’s enhanced card production capabilities, flexible system architecture and cost-effective deployment model empower organizations to create custom secure ID and financial card production solutions for a variety of use cases and applications.


  • The HID ELEMENT portfolio delivers optimal card personalization and accommodates projects that require high-resolution UV ink printing, laser engraving or both.
  • Designed to serve government and financial institutions, medium-to-large enterprise corporations and service bureaus, its best-in-class features address the demand for greater print speed, higher resolution, larger card output and better cost-per-card economy.
  • Other cool features:
    • Multiple card encoding options - HID OMNIKEY® or third-party (Smartware®) contact and contactless reader and programmer functionality and magstripe support.
    • Lenticular personalization - Multiple/Changeable Laser Image (MLI/CLI) engraved images or data shift with the viewing angle for convenient authentication.
    • Optional modules - Additional input/output card hopper for a total capacity of as many as 1,600 cards and a camera system for registration and verification.

HID Element Card Printer
HID Element Card Printer


  • Craig Sandness, Vice President and Managing Director of Secure Issuance with HID Global,said,the offering bridge the gap between desktop printers and central issuance machines. It is a good investment where it solves current and evolving customer challenges.
  • Lee Wei Jin, Regional Sales Director for Secure Issuance, APAC,said,asides from modular design and scalable concept,the offering caters heavy-duty issuance and heightened security features.