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Whether they are made from PVC or a composite material, printable or key fobs, proximity cards come in a wide range of styles. Knowing all the options means you can select the styles of cards best suited to your business needs.

  • Standard Prox Cards

    A standard proximity card is made from white PVC and the same size as a CR80 ID card. PVC is the most common card material.

  • Composite Prox Cards

    A composite proximity card is made from a combination of PVC and polyester, making it better able to withstand lamination and reverse transfer printing than a standard PVC card.

  • Clamshell Prox Cards

    Clamshell proximity cards are thicker than normal 30mil cards. Due to this thicker size you cannot print on clamshell cards using an ID card printer.

  • Magnetic Stripe Prox Cards

    Magnetic stripe proximity cards allow you to encode additional data on the card using a HiCo magnetic stripe along with the access control functionality.

    • HID DuoProx Cards

      HID DuoProx cards are the HID name-brand version of magnetic stripe proximity cards. Benefits of Multifunctional Cards Multifunctional HID cards allow you to store more data and use your cards in a variety of ways, increasing the efficiency of your card program. DuoProx cards work as both access control cards and magnetic stripe cards. Magnetic [...]

  • Prox Cards for Printing

    Not all prox cards can be printed on using an ID card printer – these access control cards are made from specialized materials that work with your card printer.

    • HID ISOProx Cards

      If you want to print on your HID prox cards using an ID card printer, make sure the cards you purchase are ISOProx cards – these are made from special printable materials. Not all cards are printable, so look for cards that clearly communicate this feature. Printing on your ISOProx cards lets you turn them [...]

  • Prox Card Key Fobs

    Prox card key fobs are designed to fit right on your key ring so you never leave the house without your access control card.

  • Prox Card Adhesive Tags

    Small enough to be stuck onto an existing employee ID card, phone, or wallet, these adhesive tags convert objects into access control cards.

  • Corporate 1000

    HID’s exclusive Corporate 1000 program allows members to register their card information with HID to track their card information.