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HP Designjet 800ps printer (42 in) (hp Office Products)

Media / ink

  • Media sizes, std.: 8.3- to 42-in. wide sheets; 24-, 36-, and 42-in rolls
  • Maximum print length: 150 ft
  • Media types: Bright White Inkjet Paper (bond), Translucent Bond, Natural Tracing Paper, Vellum, Clear Film, Matte Film, Coated Paper, Heavyweight Coated Paper, High-Gloss Photo Paper, Semi-Gloss Photo Paper, Paper-Based Semi-Gloss, Satin Poster Paper, Studio Canvas, Banners with Tyvek, Colorfast Adhesive Vinyl
  • Media handling: Single sheet feed, roll feed, automatic cutter
  • Print cartridges: 4 (1 each black, cyan, magenta, yellow)
  • Ink types: Pigment-based black, dye-based color

Print quality / technology

  • Prints colors: Yes
  • Print technology: HP Thermal Inkjet
  • Print quality, black: 2400 x 1200 dpi on HP Premium Photo papers
  • Print quality, color: 2400 x 1200 dpi on HP Premium Photo paper

Print languages / typefaces / memory

  • Print languages, std.: Adobe® PostScript® 3, HP-GL/2, HP RTL, CALS G4, (TIFF and JPEG files from UNIX®, Linux and Windows NT via ZEHRaster Plus)
  • Typefaces: 136 PostScript® built-in Roman fonts, Asian PostScript fonts in-the-box, Morisawa fonts for Japan, support for Sandoll, Hancom and Yoon PS fonts and Arphic for Taiwan
  • Memory, std.: 160 MB
  • Memory, max.: 160 MB
  • Hard disk: Standard, 6 GB


  • Connectivity, std.: Centronics parallel, IEEE 1284-compliant (ECP), USB 2.0 compliant with Windows 98 SE, ME, 2000, XP, 2003 Server, Mac OS 8.x, 9.x, X, 10.x; HP Jetdirect EIO 10/100 Base-Tx internal print server
  • Connectivity, opt.: Jetdirect 600n, 610n, 615n, and 680n EIO internal print servers, HP Jetdirect 500x, 300x. and 170x external print servers
  • Print drivers, std.: Microsoft® Windows 95, NT 4.0 without USB; Windows 98, 2000 with USB; Macintosh OS 8.1 or later; AutoCAD 2000 and Releases 13, 14 for Windows


  • Print speed, fast mode: Line drawings: 90 sec; color images: 85 sq ft/hr
  • Print speed, normal mode: 36 sq ft/hr
  • Color print speed, best: 21 sq ft/hr

Dimensions / weight 

  • Dimensions  (w x d x h): 67 x 27 x 43 in
  • Weight, U.S.: 99 lb

Data Sheet
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