Datacard SD460 Dual Sided ID Card Printer

Item#: 507428-001
Manufacturer: DataCard

Retail Price: $2580.00
Datacard SD460 Dual Sided Photo ID System

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What's Included

  • SD460 Dual-Sided ID Card Printer
  • Printer Driver CD
  • Quick Install Guide
  • Cleaning Pen
  • Cleaning Roller Spindle
  • USB Cable
  • Power Supply
  • Power Cord
  • 2.5 Year Printer & Printhead Warranty

Datacard SD460 Dual Sided ID Card Printer Description

If the security of your facilities and employees is a primary concern, the Datacard SD460 Dual-Sided ID Card Printer offers advanced security features that will protect your assets and people. Cutting edge technology adds security features to your ID cards that can't be counterfeited or copied, making your ID card program safe and secure.

Security that works

The Datacard SD460 Dual-Sided ID Card Printer offers an innovative feature called a tactile impression personalization that enhances security by creating an impression on the card you can see and feel. Alterations or counterfeiting is clearly visible thanks to this tactile security feature.

Datacard DuraSheild is a clear and holographic overlay that adds security and durability by providing edge-to-edge coverage that's impossible to tamper with or remove intact. DuraShield also provides four times the durability of basic top coats—all for about the same price.

A comprehensive solution

You get an open platform for integration in a variety of environments with the Datacard SD460 Dual-Sided ID Card Printer. When combined with Datacard software and supplies, your new Datacard SD460 is a reliable solution that takes security and durability to a higher level.

Standard features

  • Standard 100-card input hopper
  • Backlit LCD for instant read print status
  • Secure storage for rejected cards
  • Automatic card flattening
  • Quick-change ribbons that switch out in seconds
  • Ethernet port for network connectivity

Optional features

  • 200-card input hopper
  • Contact and contactless smart chips encoder, field upgradable
  • Magnetic stripe encoder, field upgradable
  • Single- or double-sided lamination

Datacard SD460 Dual Sided ID Card Printer Specifications

Print technology

  • Direct-to-card dye-sublimation/resin thermal transfer

Print resolution

  • 300 dots per inch
  • High-quality mode: 300 x 600 dots per inch; enhanced text, bar code and graphics printing 300 x 1200 dots per inch; enhanced text and bar code

Print speed 

  • Up to 200 cards/hour – single sided YMCK printing with single sided lamination
  • Up to 175 cards/hour – dual sided YMCK-K printing with single sided lamination
  • Up to 185 cards per hour (one side print and lamination with tactile) YMCK
  • Up to 150 cards per hour (two sided printing and one sided lamination with tactile) YMCK-K

Card capacity

  • Card input hopper capacity – 100 (up to 200)
  • Card output hopper capacity – 100
  • Reject hopper capacity – 10

Physical dimensions

  • Printer: 23.2 in. x 10.6 in. x 20.2 in. (589 mm X 270 mm X 513 mm)
  • Printer with Impressor: 26.6 in. x 10.6 in. x 20.2 in. (675 mm x 270 mm x 513 mm)


  • Printer with single-sided laminator: 29.92 lbs (13.6 kg)
  • Printer with dual-sided laminator: 32.78 lbs (14.9 kg)
  • Printer with dual-sided laminator and impressor: 36.96 lbs (16.8 kg)

Operating system support for printer driver

  • Windows 10, 8, and 7 (32/64 bit), XP SP3 (32 bit), Windows Server 2012 (64 bit), 2008 (64 bit), 2003 (32 bit)


  • 36-month standard depot warranty

Card Printer Supplies


The Datacard SD460 Dual Sided ID Card Printer features a 2.5-year warranty.

Protect your investment with our extended warranty plans.

All our extended warranty plans include:

  • Toll-free technical support

    Call 800-897-7024 Monday thru Friday from 8:30 am to 5pm or chat with us.

  • Parts and labor

    All parts and labor are included. Printheads are not covered after the first year.

  • Optional printer loaner

    We will send you a loaner while we service your printer so you can keep printing your badges.

  • Questions? Call us today at 800-897-7024 to speak with an ID expert.

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