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HP LaserJet Enterprise 500 colour M551

HP Laserjet Series: HP LaserJet Enterprise 500 colour M551

Ideal for enterprise and small-business workteams who want professional-quality colour and advanced printer management tools.

Take advantage of inventive expandability options.

  • Easily update, manage and extend printer capabilities, using HP FutureSmart Firmware.
  • Take advantage of the HP Solutions Business Partners programme, enabling you to access HP certified solutions from industry-leading partners.
  • Incorporate optional productivity and security solutions easily, using the hardware integration pocket 1,2.
  • Improve productivity: this workhorse colour laser printer gives you up to 1,100-sheet capacity to save time and complete large print jobs without reloading3.

HP LaserJet Enterprise 500 colour M551xh Printer: as base printer plus automatic  two-sided printing. Hi-Speed USB 2.0 Host port for walk-up USB printing. hardware  integration pocket. 1 x 500-sheet heavy media input tray 3. HP Secure High-Performance  Hard Disk (250GB)

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Print TechnologyLaser
Print SpeedFirst page out: Black: As fast as 11 sec, Colour: As fast as 11 sec
A4: Black: Up to 32 ppm, Colour: Up to 32 ppm
Exact speed varies depending on the system conguration, software application, driver and document complexity. Measured using ISO/IEC
24734, excludes first set of test documents. For more information see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. Exact speed varies depending
on the system conguration, software application, driver, and document complexity.
Processor800 MHz, ARM Cortex™-A8
Memory1 GB (1024 MB), Not expandable
Print ResolutionBlack: Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi, Colour: Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
Print QualityHP ImageREt 3600
Printer LanguagesHP PCL 6, HP PCL 5c (HP PCL 5c driver available from the Web only), HP Postscript Level 3 emulation, native PDF printing (v 1.4)
Recommended Monthly Page Volume1 500 to 5 000
Duty Cycle Monthly A4Up to 75 000 pages
Print MarginsTop: 2 mm absolute/5 mm assured image, Left: 2 mm absolute/5 mm assured image, Right: 2 mm absolute/ 5 mm assured image, Bottom: 2 mm absolute/5 mm assured image
Print

Typefaces/fonts

105 internal TrueType fonts scalable in HP PCL, 92 internal scalable fonts in HP Postscript Level 3 emulation (Euro symbol built-in); 1 internal Unicode Fonts (Andale Mono  WorldType);

2 Internal Windows Vista® 8 Fonts (Calibri, Cambria); additional font solutions available via  third-party ash memory cards; HP LaserJet Fonts and IPDS Emulation available at  http://www.hp.com/go/laserjetfonts

Media Handling
Input Capacity Weight Size
Tray 1 sheets (75 g/m² paper): 100; labels, transparencies, cardstock(163 g/m²): 50; cardstock (216 g/m²): 30; envelopes: 10 60 to 216 g/m² (plain paper), 105 to 220 g/m² (glossy paper) A4; RA4; A5; B5 (JIS); B6 (JIS); 10 x 15 cm; A6; envelopes (B5; C5 ISO; C6; DL ISO); 76 x 127 to 216 x 356 mm
Tray 2 sheets (75 g/m² paper): 500; cardstock (163 g/m²): 200; transparencies: 200 60 to 163 g/m² (plain paper), 105 to 220 g/m² (glossy paper) A4; A5; B5 (JIS); B6 (JIS); 10 x 15 cm; A6; 102 x 148.5 to 216 x 297 mm
Duplex printing: M551n: Manual (driver support provided); M551dn Automatic (standard); M551xh: Automatic (standard); M551dn: 60 to 220 g/m² 60 to 163 g/m² (automatic), (manual); M551xh: 60 to 163 g/m² (automatic) 60 to 220 g/m² (manual); A4; A5; B5 (JIS)
Output: sheets: Up to 250 sheets. Envelopes: Up to 10 envelopes. Transparencies: Up to 100 sheets
Media TypesPaper (plain, light, bond, recycled, mid-weight, heavy, mid-weight glossy, heavy glossy, extra heavy, extra heavy glossy, cardstock, card
glossy) colour transparency, labels, letterhead, envelope, preprinted, prepunched, coloured, rough, opaque film, user-defined
Memory Card CompatibilityNone
Interface And ConnectivityM551n: 1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0 Host port; 1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0 Device port; 1 Gigabit Ethernet 10/100/1000Base-TX network port; 2 internal
USB Host ports; M551dn: 1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0 Host port; 1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0 Device port; 1 Gigabit Ethernet 10/100/1000Base-TX network
port; 1 Hardware Integration Pocket; 2 internal USB Host ports; 1 Hi-speed USB 2.0 host port for walk-up USB printing; M551xh: 1 Hi-
Speed USB 2.0 Host port; 1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0 Device port; 1 Gigabit Ethernet 10/100/1000Base-TX network port; 1 Hardware Integration
Pocket; 2 internal USB Host ports; 1 Hi-speed USB 2.0 host port for walk-up USB printing;
Network CapabilitiesVia HP Jetdirect 10/100/1000Base-TX Ethernet embedded print server (standard); 802.3az (EEE); IPsec (standard), 802.11b/g/n wireless
networking (optional)
Minimum System RequirementsMicrosoft® Windows® 7; Windows Vista®; Windows XP® (SP2 or higher), Server 2003 (SP1 or higher), Server 2008, Server 2008 R2: 200 MB
available hard disk space; operating system compatible hardware system requirements, see http://www.microsoft.com, Mac OS X v10.5,
v10.6; 150 MB available hard disk space; operating system compatible hardware system requirements, see: http://www.apple.com
Control Panel4-line graphical colour display, 3 lights (Attention, Data, Ready), 7 buttons (Help, Menu, OK, Stop, Back, Down, Up)
Printer ManagementHP Web Jetadmin; HP SureSupply; HP Utility (Mac)
Dimensions WxdxhOut of package: M551n: 514 x 491 x 385 mm; M551dn: 514 x 491 x 402 mm; M551xh: 514 x 491 x 565 mm;
Packaged: M551n: 600 x 500 x 725 mm; M551dn: 600 x 500 x 725 mm; M551xh: 755 x 600 x 725 mm;
WeightOut of package: M551n: 34 kg; M551dn: 34.6 kg; M551xh: 42.2 kg;
Packaged: M551n: 37.7 kg; M551dn: 38.3 kg; M551xh: 48 kg;
Product CertificationsSafety certifications: IEC 60950-1 (International); EN 60950-1 +A11 (EU); IEC 60825-1; GS License (Europe); EN 60825-1 (Class 1 Laser/
LED Device); Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC with CE Marking (Europe); other safety approvals as required by individual countries EMC
certifications: CISPR 22: 2005 +A1/EN 55022: 2006 +A1 Class B, EN 61000-3-2: 2006, EN 61000-3-3:2008, EN 55024: 1998 +A1+A2, FCC
Title 47 CFR, ICES-003, Issue 4, GB9254-2008, EMC Directive 2004/108/EC with CE Marking (Europe), other EMC approvals as required by
individual countries
WarrantyOne-year, next-day, on-site limited warranty. Warranty and support options vary by product, country and local legal requirements.
Printer TypeTColour
Max SpeedT32ppm
Max Paper SizeTA5 - A4
Printer ResolutionT1200dpi