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Personalized Laser Engraving of iPhone & iPad

Laser engraving of smartphones, tablet PCs & laptops

Laser engraving of smartphones, tablet PC's & laptops

Personalized laser engravings are the trend

Personalized designs and logos on iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, laptops and tablet PC’s are in high demand. Whether you wish to do signature engraving, logos or finger prints – with Trotec laser engraving machines, you can easily engrave a wide range of graphics with the laser.

Laser marking of anodized aluminum and plastic housings

Most housings of smartphones and laptops are made of anodized aluminum and coated plastics. While a CO₂ laser is best suited for marking anodized aluminum, you will require a fiber laser for engraving plastics. The unique Trotec Speedy 300 flexx combines both laser sources in one machine and is therefore the perfect tool for clean and precise laser engraving of smartphones, tablets and more.


Application examples for consumer electronics products

The housings of consumer electronics products are often made of anodized aluminum or coated plastic. Electronic displays are made of acrylic, and mobile phone cases typically made of wood, leather or textiles. Depending on the material, these can be marked with a CO₂ or fiber laser. During laser engraving, a varying amount of the top layer is removed- depending on the laser power level used- creating varying contrasts. It is not possible to cut anodized aluminum or metals with the laser.

  • Individual finishes
  • Personalization
  • Security markings
  • Corporate branding on smartphones, tablets and laptops as well as protective cases

iPad Engraving with a Laser

Learn how to laser engrave an iPad mini from the center of the item without touching the Apple logo.

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Why should I buy a laser for marking plastics?

Become more profitable with laser engraving
Generate additional revenue by expanding your field of business with additional services to attract new target groups. The laser processes materials in a non-contact way and generates a permanent engraving. As a result, mass produced products are upgraded and the results are unique. Transform this uniqueness into additional profit with a Trotec laser system.

Function and advantages of laser technology

Economic production

  • Costs per marking are consistently low, no costs for plates or similar preparations
  • Contactless machining means there is no pressure acting on the material, so the risk of damage is minimized
  • Decrease cost margins with low-cost customization options

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • Speedy series: The fastest laser engravers available on the market with a maximum processing speed of 4.2 m/sec and an acceleration of 5 g
  • Multifunctional table concept for easy handling

Maximum flexibility

  • Various materials, such as acrylic and PLEXIGLAS®, anodized aluminum, plastic, wood, textiles, leather and metal can be processed with a single device without time-consuming preparatory works

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • Speedy flexx series: Two laser sources in a single device - there is no need to manually change the laser source, lenses or focus.

Highest precision

  • For accurate markings on high quality electrical appliances, you only get one attempt. You can align your graphics on the processing surface precisely.
  • Before the engraving process is started, the laser pointer can be used to outline the area where the engraving will be applied.

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • JobControl® laser software: Simply intuitive.
  • Bidirectional communication with the laser - JobControl®laser software

Consistent quality

  • Recurring materials and jobs are stored in a materials database
  • Perfect results for every job
  • Uncomplicated post production

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • JobControl® laser software materials database

Simple digital manufacturing

  • Designs are created in your usual graphics program and simply sent to the printer via the printer command

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • JobControl® laser software: Simply intuitive.

Cost and time efficiencies

  • With the engraving time calculator, you can calculate the estimated engraving and cutting time before you even start the laser. This facilitates your production planning and the calculation of your engraving and cutting costs.
  • In addition, the Trotec software tracks your completed jobs. As a result, post-processing calculations are easy to anticipate.

Advantages of a Trotec laser

  • JobControl® laser software: Simply intuitive.

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