The Entrust Datacard CR805 card printer gives customers a complete, on-demand card printing solution with stunning color, card material flexibility, security features and the durability they need to create virtually any type of card for their customers, citizens and employees.


A stunning, high-end look for every card design. Create cards that stand out from the crowd — pigment ink provides photo-quality imagery, stunning resolution and extreme precision. Show off your brand to the world with brilliant, eye-catching card designs, and print lifelike skin tones for more accurate photo representation. The versatility of the CR805 allows you to print everything from corporate badges and school IDs to driver’s licenses and other high assurance IDs.


Improve the security of schools, airports and other key government facilities.With the CR805 card printer, you get images that last longer so you can more accurately authenticate each cardholder.

Additional printer security features include:

• Optional locks to help safeguard against unauthorized printer use

• TPM module included in every printer. Utilize RMM to insert, manage and remove user-specific

certificates and keys in a secure location

• Secure boot to prevent system startup at any indication of malware


Issue more durable cards and save on replacement costs. Pigment ink provides longer lasting images due to its natural resistance to UV fading and the effects of plasticizers. Plus, enhance the durability of your card with the CR805 card printer by adding an additional layer of retransfer film to the card. Even greater security and durability features — like tactile impressions — are available with the addition of the optional lamination module.


Use card substrates that work for you. With retransfer printing, you can print on the card material that meets your needs and budget. From PVC to PVC composite, PC or PET card types, the CR805 handles it all with ease.


CR805 Printer Standard Features and Specifications

Print technology

Retransfer pigment ink

Print resolution

600 dots per inch (dpi)

Software enviroment

Windows 7 (32bit & 64bit), Windows 8.1 (32bit & 64bit), Windows 10 (32bit & 64bit), Windows 2008 R2 Server 64bit)

Card capacity

Input hopper – up to 125 cards

Output hopper – up to 25 cards (Optional 125 card)

Card input size – 0.030 inches to 0.040 inches (0.76 mm to 1.01mm


USB, Ethernet

Print speed

Full-color printing

Single-sided (CMYKP) – up to 100 cards per hour (cph)

Double-sided (CMYKP-KP) – up to 66 cards per hour (cph)

Operating environment

60°F - 95°F (15°C - 35°C)

Physical dimensions

L 21.4 in. x W 10.1 in. x H 15.6 in.

L 54.34 cm x W 25.53 cm x H 39.68 cm


28 lb. (12.7 kg); with options will vary


Printer: 12 month standard warranty