Entrust CE840 Card Printer

Financial institutions, service bureaus, retailers, governments and other card issuers can now issue highly secure and personalized embossed cards on demand or in low-volume batches with the Datacard® CE840™ instant issuance system. Backed by our world-class reputation and unmatched system performance, this desktop system empowers you to enhance engagement efforts or implement new programs. Standard features include embossing, indent printing and magnetic stripe encoding. Optional direct-to-card color printing and smart card personalization are also available.


  • High quality embossing and indent printing. Issuing personalized cards instantly with high-quality embossed characters and indent printing adds security and aesthetic quality to your cards and programs. Embossed characters are virtually impossible to alter, forge or remove. They also add a solid, high-value feel to your cards.
  • Choice of encoding and printing. This system offers standard magnetic stripe encoding and optional EMV® compliant smart card personalization, making it ideal for lower-volume card programs. Optional direct-to-card printing creates edge-to-edge, full-color images that engage customers, enhance your brand and add value to your programs.
  • Flexible integration for a variety of applications. The CE840 system offers multiple integration options for implementation into new or existing issuing environments. Custom desktop issuance software is available from Datacard Group that offers an intuitive user interface as well as complete control and process support from design to card tracking to auditing.
  • Strong program security. A variety of physical and logical security features support Visa and MasterCard security standards. You also get audit trails and robust protection for card stock and supply items.