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HP Designjet 500 42-in Roll Printer large format printer Colour

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Designjet 500 42-in Roll Printer
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Long product name HP Designjet 500 42-in Roll Printer large format printer Colour :
The short editorial description of HP Designjet 500 42-in Roll Printer large format printer Colour

HP Designjet 500 (42-inch) printer / 1200 x 600 dpi / HP Thermal Inkjet
HP Designjet 500 42-in Roll Printer large format printer Colour:
The official marketing text of HP Designjet 500 42-in Roll Printer large format printer Colour as supplied by the manufacturer

The professional choice for architects, construction engineers or designers, the HP Designjet 500ps enables you to produce precise line drawings and photo quality renders with enhanced colour control, all at an exceptionally attractive price.
The EFI Designer Edition XL RIP for HP delivers improved colour accuracy and easier colour management, enabling you to enhance your client’s projects and visualisations with greater colour consistency and image quality you can rely on.
Get the benefits of fast, efficient and unattended printing with print speeds of up to 7.9 m²/hr and A1 drawings in just 90 seconds. Very easy to use: an ink-set change takes less than 1 minute and media loading is smooth and straight-forward.

Short summary description HP Designjet 500 42-in Roll Printer large format printer Colour:
This short summary of the HP Designjet 500 42-in Roll Printer large format printer Colour data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.

HP Designjet Designjet 500 42-in Roll Printer, 4 (1 each black, cyan, magenta, yellow), HP Bright White Inkjet Paper (bond), HP Translucent Bond Paper, HP Natural Tracing Paper, HP..., 1067 mm, 17 x 17 x 5 x 5, 5 mm, 45.7 m

Long summary description HP Designjet 500 42-in Roll Printer large format printer Colour:
This is an auto-generated long summary of HP Designjet 500 42-in Roll Printer large format printer Colour based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.

HP Designjet 500 42-in Roll Printer, Designjet. Print head: 4 (1 each black, cyan, magenta, yellow). Media types supported: HP Bright White Inkjet Paper (bond), HP Translucent Bond Paper, HP Natural Tracing Paper, HP..., Maximum media width: 1067 mm, Print margin cut-sheet: 17 x 17 x 5 x 5. Maximum roll length: 45.7 m, Maximum media length (imperial): 74.7". Internal memory: 16 MB, Maximum internal memory: 0.16 GB, Drive device, buffer size: 0.064 MB. Power requirements: 100 - 240 AC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz, 3 A max, Power consumption (typical): 150 W

Print technology
Colour *
Number of print cartridges *
The amount of print cartridges. A print cartridge is a container holding a quantity of ink which is inserted into a inkjet printer mechanism.
Print head
Component of a printer that applies the mark or image to the paper.
4 (1 each black, cyan, magenta, yellow)
Colour printing technology
HP Color Layering
Paper handling
Media types supported
The types of media which can be used with this product.
HP Bright White Inkjet Paper (bond), HP Translucent Bond Paper, HP Natural Tracing Paper, HP Vellum Paper, HP Clear Film, HP Matte Film, HP Coated Paper, HP Heavyweight Coated Paper, HP's high-gloss photo paper, HP's semi-gloss photo paper, HP Studio Canvas, HP Banners with Tyvek, HP Colorfast Adhesive Vinyl
Maximum media width
1067 mm
Print margin cut-sheet
17 x 17 x 5 x 5
Print margin roll
5 mm
Duplex print options
Description of available duplex options.
None (not supported)
Maximum print length
15.2 m
Maximum length of sheet media
1897 mm
Standard media sizes
Custom media sizes
210 x 210 / 1067 x 15240 (mm)
Recommended media weight
< 195
Media handling
Single sheetfed, roll feed, automatic cutter
Media sizes supported (imperial)
ANSI A, B, C, D, E, F; Arch A, B,C, D, E, E1, E2, E3, F
Non-printable area roll media (imperial)
0.2 x 0.2 x 0.2 x 0.2 in
Media formats
Maximum roll length
45.7 m
Maximum media length (imperial)
Maximum print length (imperial)
49.2 ft
Media sizes standard (imperial rolls)
8.3- to 42-in wide sheets; 24-, 36-, and 42-in rolls
Ports & interfaces
USB 2.0 Type-A ports quantity *
Parallel ports quantity
The number of parallel ports. Parallel ports, also known as printer ports, are a type of interface found on computers (personal and otherwise) for connecting peripherals. In computing, a parallel port is a parallel communication physical interface. Parallel ports were common in the 1980s and '90s (mostly conforming to industry standard IEEE 1284) but are now being replaced by USBs and other ports.
Internal memory
The amount of memory, usually measured in bytes (e.g. MB, GB), which is installed in the system's hardware.
16 MB
Maximum internal memory
The maximum internal memory which is available in the product.
0.16 GB
Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
0.064 MB
Buffer size
The buffer is a temporary memory area in which data is stored while it is being processed or transferred, especially one used while streaming video or downloading audio. The buffer size is usually measured in MB (megabytes) or KB (kilobytes).
64 KB
Ethernet LAN *
An Ethernet LAN (Local Area Network) interface is present, for a wired conection via a cable.
Embedded web server
Power requirements
100 - 240 AC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz, 3 A max
Power consumption (typical)
Amount of power consumed by this model, often expressed in watts (W). Typical values that manufacturers give are power consumption when off, standby/suspended mode, typical use, maximum usage.
150 W
Operational conditions
Storage temperature (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely stored.
-40 - 60 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H)
20 - 80%
Operating temperature (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely operated.
15 - 35 °C
Operating temperature (T-T)
59 - 95 °F
Recommended operating temperature range (T-T)
5 - 40 °C
Weight & dimensions
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
1690 x 674 x 1100 mm
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
45 kg
Package weight
Weight of the packaged product.
105 kg
Weight & dimensions
Package dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the packaged product (Width x Depth x Height).
1975 x 645 x 978 mm
Physical dimension.
170.2 cm (67")
Package dimensions (W x D x H)
1976.1 x 645.2 x 977.9 mm (77.8 x 25.4 x 38.5")
Package weight (imperial)
105.2 kg (232 lbs)
Weight (imperial)
99 lb
System requirements
Minimum system requirements for Macintosh
iMac G3; iMac G3, G4, G5, G4 dual processor, G5 dual processor; 128 MB RAM, 100 MB available hard disk space; iBook, PowerBook, eMac Mac OS X (v 10.2.1 and higher); Power Mac (G3, G4, G5), iMac, eMac, PowerBook (G3, G4) or iBook; 256 MB RAM; 1 GB free hard disk space; CD-ROM or DVD-ROM; 1 free USB port for copy protection
Mac compatibility
Product can be used with Apple Mac software and/or hardware.
Minimum system requirements
G4 dual processor 1 GHz, 512 MB RAM, 1 GB hard disk space and latest version of Mac OS X Microsoft Windows 2000: Pentium II 300 MHz or better, 64 MB, 400 MB free on hard disk (HP-GL/2 Accessory card needed if software does not use the Windows driver) Microsoft Windows XP, 2000: Pentium II 300 MHz or higher, 64 MB of RAM, 400 MB free hard disk space
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Windows 98 Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 Microsoft Windows 2000, XP Mac OS X, OS 10.2, 10.3
Energy Star certified *
This indicates that the product is compliant with Energy Star, which is an international standard for energy-efficient consumer products.
Electromagnetic compatibility
List of countries and their respective regulatory agency standards with which the product complies.
Compliant with the requirements for class B ITE products (class A when connected to LAN cables): EU (EMC directive), US (FCC rules), Canada (DoC), Australia (ACA), New Zealand (MoC), China (CCIB), class A for Korea (MIC), Taiwan (BSMI)
List of regulatory safety standards for all countries in which this product has been certified.
Compliant with the requirements for ITE products: EU Low Voltage Directive, US and Canada CSA certified, Mexico NOM-1-NYCE, Argentina IRAM, China CCIB and CCEE, Singapore PSB, Russia GOST, Poland PCBC
Other features
Line accuracy
+/- 0.2 %
Quantity per pallet
Quantity of a single product per pallet. If more than one product is packed per carton; this is the number of products (not number of cartons) per shipping pallet.
1 pc(s)
List of typefaces included and any qualifications.
Compatible ink types, supplies
Dye-based (color), pigment-based (black)
JetDirect Compatible Products
Line width minimum
0.0035 in (Black), 0.027 in (Color)
Non-printable area (imperial cut-sheet)
0.7 x 0.7 x 0.2 x 0.2 in
Packaging content
Bundled software
Software distributed with another product such as a piece of computer hardware or other electronic device, or a group of software packages which are sold together. A software suite is an example of bundled software, as is software which is pre-installed on a new computer.
Windows 2000, XP Home, XP Professional, Server 2003, AutoCAD 2000-2004, AutoCAD Release 13, 14; raster driver for Mac OS X v 10.2.3 and higher
Print speed (colour image, draft quality, coated paper)
10.9 m2/hr 117.8 ft2/hr
Print time colour line drawing (draft, A1)
Up to 1.5 min/page
Print quality
Minimum line width
0.0423 mm
Print quality (colour, best quality)
The best print quality for color printing in dots per inch. Manufacturers are optimizing often with software the print quality.
1200 DPI
Print quality (black, best quality)
Best print quality with black cartridge. Often the quality is optimized by using rendering techniques, and the most optimal conditions are assumed, like using good photo paper.
1200 x 600 DPI
Ink drop
Ink drop size.
18 pl (Black), 4 pl (Color)
Sound emission
Acoustic power emissions
Level of sound power per ISO 9296.
65 dB(A) (ISO DP 7779)
Acoustic pressure emissions
Level of sound pressure per ISO 9614-1.
52 dB
Country Distributor
Österreich 1 distributor(s)
Customer service details