ZC100 Card Printer

When Only the Best Single-Sided Printer Will Do

Whether you need to print single-sided employee identity badges or membership and event guest cards, card printing is a crucial aspect of your business. Deployment flexibility and the time it takes to print and manage your card printing solutions all have an impact on your business — from your brand image to staff productivity to overall operational efficiency. Now there’s a new kind of card printer designed to address it all — the ZC100. You get groundbreaking simple operation and the slimmest fit-everywhere design, along with a toolbox of additional capabilities that make the ZC100 even easier to integrate, use, and manage. The ZC100 — when only the best single-sided card printer will do.

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  • Game-Changing Simplicity

    With plug-and-play deployment, instant card feeder adjustment, intuitive icons, and driver interface, the ZC100 is easy to integrate, use, and manage. Ribbon changing is virtually fool-proof, and the revolutionary hopper design makes loading and unloading cards easier than ever.

  • Fits Everywhere Design

    Even though the ZC100 is built for business, it has the consumer good looks required to fit in customer-facing areas – from the corporate office to the university to the retail shop.

  • Advanced Security

    The advanced security features of the ZC100 enable printer-to-host authentication to help prevent unauthorised printing, and government-grade encryption protects the most sensitive data during printing.

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Next Generation Card Printing

Zebra ZC100 Card Printer

ZC100 Card Printer

The Next Generation of Single-Side Card Printing

One of the most intuitive and easy-to-use card printers on the market — the ZC100 automatically adjusts to any card thickness, innovations make ribbon changes virtually fool-proof, a new printer driver offers a one-of-a-kind graphical user interface that brings a new level of simplicity to controlling the printing process. And, Print DNA offers a collection of high-value solutions that makes it easier than ever to integrate card printing into your apps, design cards and support your printers.

  • print technology

    Direct-to-Card Printer

  • print capabilities


  • Print Speed

    Color - 150 cph 

    Mono - 700 cph

  • Max. Images per Ribbon Roll

    Colour - 200

    Mono - 2000

  • communications interface

    Standard – USB 2.0            

    Optional – Built-in 10/100 Ethernet; 802.11ac MFi

  • options

    Magnetic stripe encoder        

    Third party contactless encoder integration kit

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Card Print Quality: Direct-to-Card and Retransfer Card Printers

Ensure outstanding print quality from your direct-to-card and retransfer card printers – A focused look at factors beyond resolution

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Food Safe Card Solution - Allergen Compliance Made Easy

Produce high-quality Food Safe cards and unlock the potential of fast, easy printing in your establishment. Zebra’s Food Safe Card Solution ensures your business sends out the right impression and adheres to food safety legislation.

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    Extend your card design capabilities with CardStudio card printer software. This simple-to-learn, yet feature-rich software makes loyalty card, gift card, and ID card design easy.

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