ENTRUST Artista CR805 ID Card Printers

The Entrust Artista CR805 Retransfer ID Card Printer belongs to the subsequent generation of rich, high-quality, print-on-demand desktop solutions. It showcases outstanding features such as advanced retransfer pigment ink technology and a remarkable 600 dpi print resolution, producing images that are exceptionally sharp and lively in colour. This versatile desktop system allows firms to effortlessly produce their identity cards either through full-colour single-sided printing at rates up to 100 cards every hour or double-sided prints with speeds of about 66 cards per hour. The Artista CR805 combines robust capabilities with user-friendly convenience, making it an ideal solution for companies that require on-site production of high-quality cards. Its desktop design ensures ease of use, rapid operation, and professional-grade image printing, streamlining the card issuance process.

Print technology

  • Retransfer pigment ink

Print resolution

  • 600 dots per inch (dpi)

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)

Card capacity

  • Input Stacker– 125 cards
  • Output hopper – 25 cards (Optional 125 card)
  • Card input size – 0.030 inches to 0.040 inches (0.76 mm to 10.01mm)

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


  • Tactile Impression
  • Extended 125 cards output hopper
  • Magnetic stripe encoding (ISO / IAT & JIS)
  • Smart card contact & contactless encoder
  • Locks to secure consumables (Card, ribbon & film)

A stunning, high-end look for every card design

photo quality imagery and high resolution printing show off your brand to the world.

Improved security of schools, airports and other key facilities 

pigment ink for lifelike skin tones and easier card-to-cardholder authentication. In addition, the system has enhanced security features to protect the integrity of your data

Savings for your card program

Long lasting images mean fewer card replacements and system modularity means you can add to the platform as card program needs change. Add new encoding options or lamination with ease.