Notice of Discontinuance, Crescendo C1300 Smart Card

Jan 1, 2019

HID Global is updating its product portfolio to align with the latest industry releases of underlying components and
support for modern standards.
This letter provides information on affected parts, EOL timelines and replacement product availability.


Crescendo C1300 Smart Card


  • Begin Last-Time-Buy (LTB) period – January 1st, 2019
  • Last Time Buy* – April 30th, 2019
  • Final scheduled ship date – June 30th, 2019

* While supplies last.  Stock is limited and subject to availability due to change of components being able to be
purchased in the market accordingly.

HID recommend to start planning on conversion to new/alternative parts as soon as possible and when replacement
parts are available.

ItemNr Description Replacement SKU Type of replacement
401300B Crescendo C1300 BLANK 402300B Alternative

For more information, please contact HID Global or visit

Thank you for your continued business and interest in HID Global products and solutions.