EZ-ID Photo ID System

Out-of-the-box ID solution

The Datacard EZ-ID System gives you everything you need to issue high-resolution, color photo ID cards in one package. The new EZ-ID System includes the SD160 card printer, an YMCKT print ribbon, TruCredential™ software, 250 blank cards (with or without mag stripe as appropriate), a quick install guide and a webcam.

EZ ID System

Launch your ID card program with the right mix of affordability, security and simplicity.
Add an invisible layer of covert security with a UV ink ribbon option.
Get one reliable system including everything needed to create high quality photo ID cards or badges.

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Launch Your ID Card Program — Quickly, Simply and Affordably

Delivers the perfect mix of affordability, security and simplicity to get your ID card issuance program started.

Measurable Benefits

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Full Versatility and Flexibility

The SD160 card printer offers full-color or monochrome printing with single-pass efficiency — plus rewritable printing, UV printing and inline magnetic stripe encoding. Print cards for many types of applications, including corporate IDs, healthcare IDs, student, visitor or staff badges, and retail, hospitality or loyalty cards.

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No-Hassle Setup

Intuitive guides make implementation a breeze for even the most non-tech-savvy. Just three easy steps: upload your card design, take a picture with built-in photo capture, & Click "print".

Complete Solution

Entrust Datacard created the EZ-Card program to make it easy to implement and manage an ID card program. Proven hardware and software deliver reliable performance — and unmatched expertise is there when you need it.

Design, Issue and Manage Credentials — Anywhere, Anytime

TruCredential™ suite meets the needs of your unique program

Technical Support

Support Your System

Get downloads, documentation and support for your On-Demand Card Issuance products:

Need More Help?

For immediate assistance Entrust Datacard has Customer Care Centers that are available to serve customers in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific regions.


Print technology

  • Direct-to-card dye-sublimation/resin thermal transfer

Print capabilities

  • One-sided, edge-to-edge printing
  • Rewritable printing
  • Full-color and monochrome printing capability
  • Alphanumeric text, logos and digitized signatures; 1D/2D bar code images
  • Printer pooling/sharing

Print resolution

  • Standard mode: 300 x 300 dots per inch; standard text, bar code and graphics printing
  • High-quality mode: 300 x 600 dots per inch; standard text, bar code and graphics printing; 300 x 1200 dots per inch for enhanced text and bar code printing
  • 256 shades per color panel

Print speed

  • Full-color printing: up to 150 cards per hour, one-sided (YMCKT)
  • Monochrome: up to 500 cards per hour, one-sided (black HQ)

Card capacity

  • Automatic feed: 100-card input for 0.030 in. (0.76 mm) cards; 25-card output standard
  • Exception slot manual feed: 1-card input

Physical dimensions

  • L 15.4 in. x W 6.9 in. x H 8.8 in. (39.1 cm x 17.5 cm x 22.4 cm)


  • 8.1 lbs (3.7kg) (depending on options)

Operating system support for printer driver

  • Windows 10 (32 and 64 bit)
  • Windows 8.1 (32 and 64 bit)
  • Windows 7 SP1 (32 and 64 bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 (64 bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 (64 bit)

Included with system

  • SD160 card printer
  • TruCredential software CD
  • Web Camera
  • YMCKT color ribbon
  • 250 blank white cards or blank white cards with magstripe
  • Cleaning sleeve
  • Cleaning card
  • Printer driver CD, Quick Install Guide and warranty
  • USB cable
  • Power supply
  • Power cord (region-specific)


  • Printer: 24-month standard depot warranty
  • Printhead: 24-month printhead warranty (no pass restrictions)
  • Software: 30-day installation warranty