Magicard Pronto ID Card Printer

Magicard Pronto ID Card Printer

The Magicard Pronto ID card printer is able to personalize and issue and ID card almost instantly. It can print and erase the same card over and over in monochrome blue or black. It’s great for temporary badges and visitor passes, with options for magnetic stripe encoding or smart cards.


  • Single card printer

  • Monochrome blue or black

  • Prints one-sided cards

Compact and portable ID card printer

Lightweight but robust, the Magicard Pronto’s small footprint makes it ideal for a reception desk or an office environment. Its portability and versatility comes with no compromise in print performance, making it ideal for remote ID card issuance at events or in the field.

Easily print student ID cards

Anybody can print ID cards with a Magicard Pronto

Power it up, install its easy to use driver, drop the dye film in and you are ready to go. Combine it with TrustID Classic and you have an instant solution that could have you printing identity cards in minutes.

Print Vistor pass ID as well as Leisure and membership cards

Versatile – print colour or rewrite cards

Print vibrant full colour cards or use thermally activated rewrite cards – and print, erase and rewrite in monochrome. Rewritable cards are ideal for visitor management or for loyalty card printing.

Save money on consumables by printing the reverse of the card in full colour and rewriting the front surface up to 500 times.

Print standard HoloKote watermark on you ID cards


Add visual security to ID cards at no extra cost
Exclusive to all Magicard printers, HoloKote is a patented technology that can print a secure watermark on every card. The Pronto is supplied with four predefined watermarks that can be easily selected from the printer driver. To print a customised watermark, upgrade to the Magicard Rio Pro or the Helix.

2 years limited icon

The Magicard Pronto is backed by a 2 year warranty

With comprehensive telephone and online support.





Print technology

300dpi colour dye sublimation, monochrome, thermal rewritable

Feed system


Rewritable printing

Single-sided printing

Encoding options


Magnetic stripe

ISO 7811 – tracks 1, 2 and 3

Smart card

Contact chip, MIFARE®, DESFire® and iClass®.Other encoders available, see encoder compatibility matrix

Connectivity and drivers


Operating systems

Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8.1, 10 (32 and 64bit)

Windows server 2003 R2 SP2, 2008, 2012, 2016

GNU/Linux and Mac OS X 10.9.0 onwards

USB connection

USB rev1.1 and USB 2.0



2 years

Limited depot warranty.

*Available in North America, EU and other selected territories. Elsewhere a minimum of 1 year limited depot warranty.

Visual security


Standard HoloKote

A choice of 4 standard designs

HoloPatch cards

Use HoloKote with HoloPatch for a highly-visible gold seal on the card

Print speed



35 seconds


7 seconds

Accepted card dimensions


Card sizes

ISO CR80 85.6mm x 54mm / 3.375″ x 2.125″


ISO CR79 83.9mm x 51mm / 3.303″ x 2.051″

Card thickness

0.51mm to 1.02mm / 20mil to 40mil

Physical specifications


Printer weight

4.4kg / 9.7lbs

Printer size

Length: 270mm / 10.6″ Width: 215mm / 8.4″ Height: 233mm / 9.1″

Environmental operating range

10°C to 30°C / 50°F to 85°F

Power source

External power brick for 90-265V 40-60Hz


Printer variants


Product code

Pronto Uno

Single-sided printer


Pronto Uno Mag

Single-sided printer with magnetic stripe encoder


Pronto Uno Smart

Single-sided printer with smart card encoder




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