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Printer Specifications for HP LaserJet P1505 and P1505n Printers

Figure : HP LaserJet P1500 Printer Series

Product specifications

HP LaserJet P1500 Models

Printer model
Part number
HP LaserJet P1505 printer
HP LaserJet P1505n printer

System requirements

The software installer fully supports the operating systems. The print drivers are available on the software CD that comes with the HP LaserJet P1500 printer series.


Minimum system requirements
Operating Systems
Windows XP (32-bit, Home or Professional version), Windows Vista (32-bit and 64-bit), and Windows 2000
1 GHz processor
512 MB RAM
Internet Explorer 6.0
CD drive
USB 2.0
Ethernet (P1505n only)


Minimum system requirements
Operating Systems
Mac OS X V10.3.9, V10.4, and V10.5
PowerPC G3, G4, G5, or Intel Core Processor
128 MB RAM (256 MB recommended)
Internet Explorer 6.0
Free disk space
120 MB
CD drive
USB 2.0
Ethernet (P1505n only)


  • Network support: Built-in internal print server for connecting to a 10/100 Base - T network (HP LaserJet P1500 network models only). HP LaserJet P1500 network models support only TCP/IP network protocol.
  • USB support: Hi-Speed 2.0 USB port.

Physical dimensions

Width: 379 mm (14.9 inches)
Depth: 245 mm (9.6 inches)
Height: 225 mm (8.9 inches)
Weight (cartridge installed)
5.9 kg (13 lbs)

Toner cartridges

HP CB436A print cartridge.

Paper-handling specifications

Paper tray capacities

Main input tray capacity
250 sheets of standard weight 75 g/m2 (20-lbpaper)
Priority feed slot capacity
10 sheets of paper up to 163 g/m2 (43 lb)
Top (face down) output bin capacity
100 sheets of standard weight 75 g/m2 (20-lbpaper)

Paper types and sizes

216 x 279 mm (8.5 x 11 inches)
216 x 355.6 mm (8.5 x 14 inches)
184 x 267 mm (7.24 x 10.51 inches)
210 x 297 mm (8.27 x 11.69 inches)
148 x 210 mm (5.83 x 8.27 inches)
105 x 148 mm (4.13 x 5.83 inches)
B5 (JIS)
182 x 257 mm (7.17 x 10.12 inches)
Envelope #10
105 x 241 mm (4.13 x 9.49 inches)
Envelope DL
110 x 220 mm (4.33 x 8.66 inches)
Envelope C5
162 x 229 mm (6.93 x 9.84 inches)
Envelope B5
176 x 250 mm (6.93 x 9.84 inches)
Envelope Monarch
98 x 191 mm (3.86 x 7.52 inches)
197 x 273 mm (7.75 x 10.75 inches)
195 x 270 mm (7.68 x 10.63 inches)
184 x 260 mm (7.24 x 10.24 inches)
8.5 x 13
216 x 330 mm (8.5 x 13 inches)
B5 (ISO)
176 x 250 mm (6.93 x 9.84 inches)
Post Card
100 x 148 mm (3.94 x 5.83 inches)
Double Post Card
148 x 200 mm (5.83 x 7.87 inches)
Narrow or heavy paper can cause the printer to print more slowly.

Printing specifications

Print speed
23 A4 pages per minute (ppm), 24 Letter-size ppm.
First page printed in as few as six seconds
Paper weight
Output bin: 60 to 105 g/m2 (16 lbsto 28lbs)
Base memory
8 MB of RAM
Print resolution
600 dpi: This setting provides 600 x 600 dpi output with Resolution Enhancement technology (REt) for improved text.
FastRes 1200: This setting provides 1200 dpi effective output quality.
EconoMode: Text prints using less toner. This setting is useful when printing drafts. Turning this option on is independent of other print-quality settings.
Duty cycle
8000 single-sided pages per month (maximum)
1000 single-sided pages per month (average)

Power specifications

Power requirements are based on the country/region where the printer is sold. Do not convert operating voltages. Doing so might damage the printer and void the product warranty.
110-volt models
230-volt models
Power requirements
100-127 V (+/-10%)
50/60 Hz (+/- 2 Hz)
220-240 V (+/- 10%)
50/60 Hz (+/- 2 Hz)
Rated current for the HP LaserJet P1500 Series
4.9 amps
2.9 amps

Power consumption (average in watts)

Product model
HP LaserJet P1500 Series
380 Watts
5 Watts
5 Watt
0.8 Watt
Power reported is the highest value measured for monochrome printing using all standard voltages.
Because of the instant-on fusing, both the default time (Ready mode to PowerSave mode) and the recovery time (PowerSave mode to start printing) is negligible (less than ten seconds).
Maximum heat dissipation for all models in Ready mode = 62 BTU/Hour

Environmental specifications

Recommended operating conditions

Recommended operating temperature range: 17.5°C to 25°C (63.5°F to 77°F)

Maximum operating conditions

Allowable operating temperature range: 10°C to 32.5°C (50°F to 90.5° F)
Humidity: 10% to 90% (no condensation)

Storage conditions

Operating (storage) temperature range: 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)

Energy Star

Energy usage drops while in Energy Star mode. This saves natural resources and saves money without affecting the high performance of this product. This product qualifies for Energy Star, a voluntary program established to encourage the development of energy-efficient office products.
Figure : Energy Star
Energy Star is a U.S. registered mark of the U.S. EPA. As an Energy Star partner, Hewlett-Packard Company has determined that this product meets the Energy Star guidelines for energy efficiency. For more information, click here to go to the Energy Star Web site. (www.energystar.gov) (in English)

Material safety data sheets

Click here to get the Material safety data sheets (MSDS).

Ozone production

This product generates no appreciable ozone gas (O3).

Paper and plastic use

This product can use recycled paper according to DIN 19309. Plastic parts over 25 grams are marked according to international standards. This enhances the ability to identify plastics for recycling purposes at the end of the printer's life.

Recycling program

HP offers an increasing number of product return and recycling programs in many countries/regions. HP partners with some of the largest electronic recycling centers throughout the world. HP conserves resources by reselling some of its most popular products. The HP Web site has more information on www.hp.com/go/recycle.

Regulatory specifications

The HP Printer meets product requirements from regulatory agencies in your country/region.

FCC compliance

This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, according to Part 15 of the FCC rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy. If it is not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, it might cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference does not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try correcting the interference by one or more of the following measures:
  • Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
  • Increase the separation between equipment and receiver.
  • Connect equipment to an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is located.
  • Consult a dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician.
Any changes or modifications to the product that are not expressly approved by Hewlett-Packard could void the user's authority to operate this equipment.






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