Evolis Primacy 2 Single Sided ID Card Printer

Evolis Primacy 2 Single Sided ID Card Printer

Evolis Primacy 2 Single Sided ID Card Printer

Item#: PM2-0001-A
Manufacturer: Evolis
1930.00 Retail Price: $1930.00
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  • Single-sided edge-to-edge printer, 280 full-color cards an hour, 100 card feeder located at the front of the printer, and ideal for medium to high volume printing needs
  • Drop in style cartridges for consumables, 3-year warranty, rewrite technology, and screen based pop-up alerts
  • Optional upgrades: dual-sided printing, encoding options, printing of UV effect, scanner, double layer overlay, lamination

What's Included

    • Evolis Single Sided Primacy 2 Printer
    • USB cable
    • CardPresso XXS Software
    • CD with drivers and documentation
    • Starter cleaning kit
    • 3-year warranty

Looking for a Complete ID Card System?

Our photo ID systems include everything that you need to start printing your cards within minutes. Each system includes an ID card Printer, ID card software, a camera, PVC cards and a ribbon. Yes, I want to see the Evolis Primacy 2 Single Sided ID Card System

Evolis Primacy 2 Single Sided ID Card Printer Description

The Evolis Primacy 2 single sided ID card printer is a high-end ID card printer that is easy-to-use, flexible and fast. Featuring edge-to-edge printing along with rewritable printing for rewritable cards, your ID cards will look amazing. The PM2-0001-A comes standard with ethernet connectivity. Primacy 2 personalizes color cards in a record time. Up to 280 cards per hour for single sided, and 170 cards per hour for dual-sided printing. A single-sided Primacy 2 can be upgraded to a dual-sided printer at any time with an activation key. This flexible printer can also be fitted with additional options at any time, when magnetic and contact/contactless encoding are required.

Powerful and Compact
Primacy 2 delivers cards in runs, thanks to 100-card capacity input and output hoppers. These modules are conveniently located at the front of the printer and can be accessed easily and monitored at a glance. Primacy 2 is the very first printer in its category to offer this level of performance through such a compact size and footprint. The printer also ensures top-notch printing quality at an unmatched printing speed.

Easy to Use
Shipped with the Evolis Premium Suite® software solution, Primacy 2 makes self adjustments when in operation. Users benefit from screen-based alert pop-ups, while 24/7 online help is available just a click away. Cards can be simply loaded at the printer’s front side. Ribbons are available in a cassette system that can easily be dropped into the printer. Each ribbon is automatically set and identified.

  • Easy access to all features
  • 100-card or 200-card feeder and hopper conveniently available at the front
  • Monitoring of remaining cards at a glance
  • Reject tray located at the back
  • Supplied with Evolis Premium Suite®, for automated configuration


  • Increased efficiency with an autonomy of 100 cards
  • Color ribbon capacity (YMCKO): 280 cards
  • Full flexibility: single/ dual-sided, and encoding options
Reliable and Trusted
Primacy 2 benefits from the expertise and proven quality standards of Evolis. This enables optimized operations and perfect results. Evolis’ strong commitment to quality is legendary, and is echoed by a 3-year warranty.

Evolis Primacy 2 Single Sided ID Card Printer Specifications

General Features

  • Color sublimation directly on the card and resin thermal transfer
  • Rewritable card printing
  • Single-sided print module
  • Print resolution:
    • In color and monochrome: 300x300 dpi & 300x600 dpi
    • In monochrome: 300x1200 dpi
  • Print optimization via color profile
  • User interface: LED panel or LCD touch screen (optional)

Print Speed

  • Color (YMCKO): 280 cards /hour
  • (YMCK) with lamination module: up to 215 cards/ hour

Card Specifications

  • Feeder capacity: 100 cards (0.76 mm - 30 mil)
  • Hopper capacity: 100 cards (0.76 mm - 30 mil)
  • Rear hopper capacity:50 cards (0.76 mm – 30 mil)
  • Card types: PVC cards, composite PVC cards, PET cards, ABS cards, and rewritable card


  • USB (cable supplied) and Ethernet
  • Wireless connection 802.11b/g on Wireless range

Evolis High Trust Ribbons

To maximize the quality and lifetime of the printed cards, the service life of the print head, and the overall reliability of your printer, use Evolis High Trust® ribbons.
  • Automatic recognition and setting
  • Ribbon cassettes for one-step installation or an EASY4PRO offer without cassette for users who want to reduce their environmental impact.
    • YMCKO: 300 prints / roll
    • YMCKOK: 200 prints / roll
    • YMCKOO: 250 prints / roll
    • Black monochrome ribbon: 2000 prints / roll* (*under certain conditions)


    • Printer management by Evolis Premium Suite for Windows, Mac, and Linux
    • Evolis SDK available for easy product integration
    • Supplied with cardPresso XXS for designing and printing badges


  • 3-year warranty (printer and printhead)
  • Optional extended warranty available 


  • Kensington® security lock
  • Optional mechanical locking system
  • Data encryption for magnetic encoding
  • Print head protection during maintenance or ribbon changes
  • Erasing sensitive data from the printer memory
  • Kineclipse® optional
  • Optional internal scanner reader

Card Printer Supplies


The Evolis Primacy 2 Single Sided ID Card Printer features a 3-year warranty on printer and printhead.

Protect your investment with our extended warranty plans.

To order an extended warranty please call 800-897-7024 Monday thru Friday from 8:30 am to 5pm

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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