The next generation single-sided printer, Entrust Sigma DS1 ID Card Printer is specifically designed for today’s cloud environments and give you the ability to easily issue secure identities in the world. It’s simple, smart and secure!

Why should you choose Entrust Sigma DS1?

  • Most user-friendly ID card issuance solution in the world: Intuitive printer dashboard, Seamless self-service, Variable LED light ring, pre-loaded ribbon cassettes
  • Print anytime, anywhere with your mobile device (iOS, Android, Windows)
  • Customer data is encrypted and not stored in the printer
  • Industry-leading issuance security architecture helps protect the cards and the customers’ data during each step of the issuance process
  • Fast print speeds to enhance productivity
  • Easy to use and ultra-reliable
  • Forward-thinking technology and scalability allows you to expand your ID card program according to your growing needs.


  • Out of Box Experience
  • Printer Dashboard
  • Issuance Flexibility
  • Unmatched Security
  • Purposeful Design
  • Physical & Digital

Standard Features & Supplies

Print Technology: Dye sublimation
Print Capabilities: Single-sided
Print Resolution: 300 dots per inch (dpi) (300 X 600, 300 X 1200)
Monochrome printing: Up to 660 single-sided cards per hour
Print Speed:

Full color printing
Single-sided color ribbon – Up to 175 cards per hour (cph)

Card Capacity:

Input hopper – up to 125 cards (up to 200 optional)
Output hopper – up to 25 cards (up to 100 optional)

Card Sizes

Card input size:
Thickness – 0.010 inches to 0.040 inches
(0.25mm – 1.016mm)
Dimension – ID-1, CR-79, CR-80

Operating Environment

Temperature: 60°F to 95°F (15°C to 35°C)
Humidity: 20-80 % RH – non condensing

Physical Dimensions

L 17.4 in x W 8.9 in x H 9 in / 44.2 cm x 22.6 cm x 22.9 cm


11.3 lbs (5.49 kg)




36 Months

Optional Features & Supplies

Magnetic stripe encoding :

ISO 7811 three-track support (high- and low- coercivity)
JIS Type II Single-track option


Wi-Fi types: 802.11g/n
Authentication modes: None, WPA2 Personal
Dual-band 2.4GHz & 5GHz

Smart Card Encoding

Loosely coupled
Contact smart card encoding: ISO 7816 T=0 (T=1),
Class A 5V (3V and 1.8V)
Contactless smart card encoding: ISO 14443 – A (B),
ISO 15693, MiFare Series, DESFire Series,
HID IClass Series, HID Prox (125 KHZ)

Color Ribbons

YMCKT 250/500 images
ymcKT 650 images
KT 1000 images
KTT 750 images
YMCKF-KT 300 images