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HP DesignJet Z5600 PostScript® Printer

  • Description

    The HP DesignJet Z5600 44-inch print width PostScript® Printer produces vivid, eye-catching graphics and technical documents with it's new HP chromatic 745 red ink. Multi-roll operation, manual feed and flexible workflow enable express printing & with HP's optimized 6-ink printing system reduced ink consumption of up to 20% is achievable.


    HP Designjet Z5600

     With it's compact footprint and feature rich  functionality including multiple media  options, postcript printing and large cartridge  ink system the Designjet Z5600 can fit in to  any workplace including busy reprographic  centers, GIS, Architectural & POS as well as  photographic studios - it truly is an all  rounder.





    Z5600 Dual roll With dual roll automatic roll feeds & Smart roll-switching you can easily print to different media types you have loaded or you can load different widths to reduce waste and always print to your desired size. With an Automatic cutter the machine delivers your prints to the output bin easily and conveniently (Cuts all HP Z-series printer qualified media except canvas)

    manual load Z5600 In addition to the fexible on-line two roll  autofeed you can manually insert single  sheets through the bypass option, so if you  have alternative cut sheet medias then you  can simply insert a sheet.






    HP 745 Chromatic Red ink VIVID, Eye-catching, Water/Fade-Resistant Prints. You can produce Impressive output with HP's new chromatic red ink which enhances the colour gamut & is ideal for high-impact POP signs and posters. With pigment-based photo inks for GIS, durable maps, technical drawings and photos, canvas.

    Reliable colour, line accuracy - HP Professional PANTONE® colour emulation, with Adobe® PostScript®/PDF, HP-GL/2. 



    HP Click and Select Designjet Printing software

    Radically simple printing 

    With HP DesignJet Click printing software, in one click you can print the most common formats like PDF, JPEG, TIFF, and HP-GL/2 files from a PC or Mac to HP DesignJet Z-series printers. HP DesignJet Click printing software helps you easily do more & improve cost savings. Optimize media usage & cost with features like automatic nesting to place images directly on the page.

    Produce various output from posters, roll-up banners, CAD Plots, Presentations, POS to Maps whilst enjoying real-print preview, driverless & multi-page/multi-file PDF printing

  • Specifications

    HP DesignJet Z5600 PostScript® Printer specifications - T0B51A



    Model size:

    44 in




    Speed specifications

    Print speed

    650 ft²/hr
    (Maximum rate of output for color image 100% color coverage (Bandes file).

    Printed in Fast mode with Economode on, on HP Bright White Inkjet Paper

    (Bond), maximum roll size, with HP Vivid Photo Inks.)




    Memory, standard:

    • 64 GB (virtual)

    Hard disk:

    • Standard, 320 GB

    Technical specifications




    Print quality (best)

    Color: Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi

    Print technology:

    HP Thermal Inkjet

    Number of print cartridges:

    6 (cyan, magenta, chromatic red, yellow, matte black,

    photo black)

    Ink types:

    • Pigment-based

    Non-printable area (cut-sheet):

    0.2 x 0.67 x 0.2 x 0.2 in

    Guaranteed minimum line width:

    0.0031 in (ISO/IEC 13660:2001(E))

    Line accuracy:

    +/- 0.1%

    Colour stability:

    < 1 dE2000 in less than 5 minutes

    Print repeatability:

    Average < 0.5 dE2000, 95% of colors < 1.4 dE2000

    Paper handling




    Finished output handling:

    • Two automatic roll feeds

    • smart roll-switching

    • sheet feed

    • media output bin

    • automatic cutter (Cuts all HP Z-series printer qualified

    • media except canvas. For qualified media,

    • see http://www.hp.com/go/mediasolutionslocator.)

    Media types:

    Photographic, fine art printing material, self-adhesive,

    banner and sign, bond and coated, backlit

    Media sizes standard (sheets, rolls):

    • 8.3 to 44-in wide sheets

    • 11 to 44-in rolls

    Media sizes, custom:

    • 8.3 x 11 to 44 x 66 in

    Roll external diameter:

    5.3 in

    Media thickness:

    Up to 31.5 mil





    HP ePrint capability:


    Printing path:

    Printer driver, HP Embedded Web Server, direct printing

    from USB flash drive, email printing, HP DesignJet Click

    printing software

    Connectivity, standard:

    • Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-T)

    • Hi-Speed USB 2.0 certified

    • EIO Jetdirect accessory slot

    Print languages:

    Adobe PostScript 3, Adobe PDF 1.7, TIFF, JPEG, CALS

    G4, HP PCL 3 GUI, HP-GL/2, and HP-RTL (HP-GL/2 and

    HP-RTL only available via HP Instant Printing PRO or the

    HP Embedded Web Server)

    Power and operating requirements




    Power consumption:

    < 120 watts (printing); < 32 watts (ready); 1.5 watts (≤ 23

    watts with embedded Digital Front End) (sleep);

    0.1 watts (off)

    Operating temperature range

    41 to 104ºF
    (5 to 40ºC )

    Operating humidity range:

    20 to 80% RH

    Dimensions and weight




    Minimum dimensions (W x D x H):

    69.7 x 30.5 x 41.3 in


    190.7 lb

    What's included


    One-year limited hardware warranty

    What's in the box:

    HP DesignJet Z5600 PostScript Printer; printheads;

    introductory ink cartridges; printer stand and media bin;

    spindles; quick reference guide; setup poster; start-up

    software; power cord

    Software included:

    • Printer drivers

    • HP DesignJet Click

    • HP DesignJet Utility

    • HP Printer Utility including HP Color Center

    • HP Designjet Excel Accounting Tool


Printer Warranty & Support Options

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