DPS Smart

Desktop Laser Engraving Perzonalisation for Cards and Passports

The DPS-SMART is a true plug-n-play laser personalization System for Cards and Passports.


Plug-and-play modules for easy set-up of card or passport perso


Numerous user-friendly software options


Up to 800 cards/h

Short description

True plug-n-play

The DPS-SMART is a true plug-n-play laser personalization System for cards and passports. The DPS – SMART can install multiple laser sources with different technologies: DPSS, Fiber laser, special sources to mark on plastic materials. Different versions are available to address card and passport project needs. With a card transport speed up to 800 cards/h, the DPS – SMART combines the dimensions of a desktop machine with the performance of a central issuing machine. The true plug-n-play modularity allows a scalable approach to the personalisation with investment optimization.



  • Standard: ISO IEC 7813
  • Thickness: 0,5 – 0.84 mm
  • Material: Polycarbonate, Laser Markable PVC, metal, PET-G, PVC
  • Punched cards (e.g. GSM)


  • ICAO 9303 – TD3
  • Polycarbonate Datapage

Final Products

Laser Engraved Card – Laser Engraved Passport Datapage

Plug-and-play modules

The machine configuration can fit the customer needs and can grow together with customer business. On-field module upgrade is a unique feature which can be a great benefit in complex personalisation environments and in demanding programs assuring better economics and a more reliable process.

  • Capacity up to 500 cards
  • Removable card magazine
  • Magnetic Stripe Encoding
  • ISO7816 Contact chip Encoding
  • ISO 14443 A/B, Mifare, Mifare DESFire Contactless chip encoding
  • Card Dual side marking
  • MLI
  • CLI
  • Tactile
  • Micro-text
  • Can install different types of laser sources
  • Camera system for automatic alignment
  • Camera system with OCR/OCV
  • Capacity up to 500 cards
  • Removable card magazine
  • Stand-alone fume extraction system for exhausts

DPS Smart C

DPS Smart P

DPS Smart CP

Cards and Passports

The machine can be used to personalize both cards and passports thanks to a very easy module exchange. The change operation is extremely easy and tool-less. DPS-SMART is a perfect solution for the optimisation of decentralised document issuance being able to personalise all the most important ID and Travel Documents.

  • Card transport with flip/over
  • CLI
  • MLI
  • Passport manual feeding support module with RFID encoding integrated.
  • Supports MLI

Multiple Lasers Choice

The machine can install different types of laser source in order to provide to our customers the flexibility to choose the laser source that better adapts to their needs. Different materials and different artwork may require different types of laser sources.

  • Air Cooled DPSS: 6, 10, 30, 40W
  • Air cooled 20W Fiber Laser
  • Special laser sources recommended to personalize standard PVC cards.

Special features

  • Up to 800 c/h
  • Magazine storage capacity up to 500 cards
  • Support for Metal cards
  • Card flip over

Technical specifications

SpeedUp to 800 cards/hour
Operators needed1
Power supply110/220 V AC
Power consumption0,3 – 0,5 kW

“The DPS Smart is a modular desktop solution that offers easy setup for maximum flexibility in card and passport personalization”

Tino Risse, Vice President Sales & Support


Do you have any questions? We are happy to talk to you at any time. Write us a message or just call us. We look forward to your inquiry!

Otto Künnecke GmbH
Bülte 1
37603 Holzminden


Fon +49-5531-9300-888