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Polaroid P3000e ID Card Printer Single-Sided - DISCONTINUED

Polaroid P3000e ID Card Printer Single-Sided - DISCONTINUED

Item #: 1-3e-0000-00

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This printer has been discontinued and replaced by the Polaroid P3500S.
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  • Direct-to-card printer for printing a low volume of single-sided cards
  • Special features: compact and lightweight design and easy-to-use printer driver
  • Upgrade options: encoding and extended warranty and printer loaner plans

What's In the Box:

  • Single-sided Polaroid P3000E printer
  • 2 year printer warranty

Polaroid P3000E Details

The Polaroid P3000E ID card printer single-sided is a compact and portable single-sided printer that creates sharp, crisp printing.

  • Go anywhere!
    The Polaroid P3000E single-sided ID card printer is compact and lightweight; it requires minimal desk space and is easy to transport. The input and output hoppers are conveniently located at the front to allow for easy accessibility of your cards.

  • Operate and maintain your printer with ease
    To provide you with a smooth, intuitive card printing experience, the Polaroid P3000E ID card printer's driver includes user-adjustable controls, printer diagnostics, audio and visual prompts, and online help.

Customize your printer to your needs with:

  • Card encoding - Optional
    Add optional magnetic encoding and/or smart card encoding to your P3000E card printer. (Add this feature to your printer in Options)

  • Extended warranty and printer loaners plan - Optional
    ID Zone offers extended warranty with satisfaction-guaranteed service handled by our in-house, knowledgeable technical support team. Our extended warranty plans include support via a toll-free number or live chat, total parts replacement plus labor, and fast turn-around on printer repairs. In the event your printer needs to be sent to us for repair, our loaner plans help ensure your card printing can continue. With printer loaner coverage, we'll send you a loaner printer to use while yours is in for repair. (Select an extended warranty with or without loaner coverage in Options)

  • Card printer training - Optional
    A training session with our in-house Technical Support team will get your new Polaroid P3000E card printer up and running in no time. Your training will be tailored around your specific printer and the specific topics you would like assistance with. A typical printer training session may cover topics such as:
    • Card printer installation assistance
    • A review of the printer's user interface
    • How to load the ribbon and cards
    • Special printer features
    (Add training to your printer order in the Options tab.)

Polaroid P3000E Specifications

Card Printing Capability: Single-sided printing
Color/Monochrome Printing Capability: Color & monochrome printing, plus rewrite capability
Card Printing Speeds: 5 seconds per single-sided monchrome (K) card
23 seconds per single-sided full-color (YMCKT) card
Card Hopper Capacity: 100-card input hopper
20-card output hopper
Accepted Card Size: CR80 (standard credit card size)
Accepted Card Thickness: 20-50 mil
Interface: USB
Available Software Drivers: Microsoft® Windows® 2000, XP, Vista & Windows 7 (32-bit)
Weight & Dimensions: 9 lbs (4.1 kg), 7.78'' x 9.0'' x 16.5'' (198mm x 229mm x 419mm)
Included with Printer: 2 year printer and printhead warranty
Printer Options: Monochrome only printing
Encoding -
  • Magnetic stripe - field upgradeable
  • Smart card - field upgradeable
  • Dual contact/contactless SCM reader
  • Contact station
Clear card personalization - for monochrome printers only
Input hopper empty alert - for custom development if writing your own card printer software
Extended warranties through ID Zone with option to add loaner coverage to manufacturer warranty

Polaroid P3000E Single-sided Card Printer Models

Part Number USB Interface Magnetic Encoding Monochrome Only

ID Zone offers all available Polaroid P3000E encoding options. Please contact us at (800) 910-5987 or Live Chat if your encoding requirements are not listed above.

Printed Card Approximate Cost

  MSRP Our Price Your Savings Per Card
Single-Sided Monochrome $0.12 $0.09 $0.03
Single-Sided Color (YMCKT) $0.53 $0.30 $0.23

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