Most Magicard printers offer the patented HoloKote card security features, so that even the most basic ID badge is protected from counterfeit or tampering attempts. Magicard HoloKote is a transparent watermark that prints across the surface of your cards and without any extra cost per print.
Magicard offers 2D and 3D holograms in standard or customized designs. Holograms are highly secure since it is not possible to replicate them by computer scanning/alteration, color copiers, or standard printing equipment.
Magicard direct-to-card ID card printers have built-in HoloKote security, which prints secure watermarks on to the card surface, at no extra cost per card.
It is a highly reflective gold ‘super-diffuser’ patch, which makes one of your HoloKote security watermark logos clearly visible under any lighting condition.
Contactless cards use radio frequency transmit/receive electronics to transfer data so they do not have to be put through a card reader.
Smart cards are used for secure access, debit and credit cards
Magnetic stripe are a popular and lower cost solution used for access control.
A barcode consists of a group of printed and variously patterned bars and spaces, numeric and sometimes alpha numeric data, that are designed to be scanned and read into computer memory as identification for the object it labels.
RFID cards are often used for access control and transport payment systems.
PVC cards are more durable, print better and quicker. Custom finishes can increase visual impact dramatically.