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Printer Specifications for the HP Color Copier 210

Model numbers

Model Number
HP Color Copier 210
HP Color Copier 210LX

Serial number location

Facing the back of the HP Color Copier 210/210LX , the serial number is located on the right side, to the right of the power socket.

Product description

The HP Color Copier 210/210LX is a plain paper, drop-on-demand thermal inkjet digital color copier, with a stationary letter/legal-sized (8.5 by 14 inches) flatbed copying surface. The HP Color Copier 210 has an optional multi-copy 40-sheet automatic document feeder (ADF). The HP Color Copier 210LX includes the ADF. The copier comes equipped with a power cord, one black ink cartridge, one cyan color ink cartridge, one magenta color ink cartridge, one yellow color ink cartridge, and a user’s guide. Typical copying speeds range from 10 copies-per-minute (cpm) using black ink in draft mode, to 1.6 cpm using color ink and best mode. Includes HP CopySmart, HP’s digital copying technology, which automatically provides sharp, crisp color copies and black-and-white copies. Auto zoom automatically enlarges any size photo to fit on a full page. Uses Resolution Enhancement technology (REt)/Color (CREt). Rated maximum monthly usage is 1,500 pages and prints from 1 to 99 copies.

Product features

  • 600 x 600 dots-per-inch (dpi) black text printing with REt
  • 600 x 600 dpi color graphics printing with CREt
  • HP CopySmart copying technology
  • 10 copies-per-minute (black) and 6 copies-per-minute (color) copy speed in draft mode
  • Supported media types include letter-sized paper (8.5 by 11 inches), legal (8.5 by14 inches), and European A4 (210 by 297 mm)
  • Flatbed copying surface
  • Low cost-per-copy

Copier specifications


Copying speed (black)

  • Fast mode: 10 copies-per-minute
  • Normal mode: 8 copies -per-minute
  • Best mode: 5 copies-per-minute

Copying speed (color)

  • Fast mode: 6 copies-per-minute
  • Normal mode: 2.3 copies-per-minute
  • Best mode: 1.6 copies-per-minute


  • Color fidelity (24-bit scanning source)
  • Black text enhancement (sharpens text and ensures blackness)


  • Full-feature scaling, with 8 presets: 50 percent, 78 percent, 95 percent, 152 percent, 177 percent, 213 percent, 304 percent, and 400 percent; user-definable scaling from 50% to 400% in 1% increments
  • Auto enlarge
  • Multiple copies (from 1 to 99)
  • Legal-sized flatbed copying surface
  • Color Adjust (color tone adjustment)
  • Media Type Control: plain, special (premium), glossy, transparency
  • Lighter/Darker Control: lightens or darkens the image

Media specifications

Supported media weights are 60 to 90 grammage (g/m2) (16 to 24 pound) in the paper tray, and 60 to 135 g/m2 (16 to 28 pound) in the automatic document feeder (optional on HP Color Copier 210 and standard on HP Color Copier 210LX. HP Premium InkJet or Glossy paper is recommended. Do not use the following media:
  • 135 g/m2 (36 pound or heavier)
  • 60 g/m2 (16 pound or lighter)
  • paper with cutouts or perforations
  • multiple-part forms
  • inkjet or glossy paper (other than HP brand)
  • transparency film (other than HP brand)
  • any size paper other than letter (A), A4, or legal sizes
  • label stock
  • envelopes

Media handling information

Supported paper sizes:
  • U.S letter-sized (A size, 8.5 by 11 inches)
  • U.S legal-sized (8.5 by 14 inches)
  • European A4 (210 by 297 mm)

Ink information

Four high-capacity print cartridges, 42 cc ink-per-cartridge:
  • Black print cartridge (HP Number 51645A)
  • Cyan print cartridge (HP Number 51640C)
  • Magenta print cartridge (HP Number 51640M)
  • Yellow print cartridge (HP Number 51640Y)
    Out-of-ink sensing stops printing and notifies the user when a cartridge is out of ink.

Reliability (duty cycle)

Duty cycle: maximum monthly usage is 1,500 pages.

Physical specifications (size and weight)

Without ADF:

  • Height: 13.5 inches (342 mm)
  • Width: 22.6 inches (574 mm)
  • Depth: 18.25 inches (463 mm)
  • Weight: 59 pounds (26 mm)

With ADF:

  • Height: 17 inches (431 mm)
  • Width: 22.6 inches (574 mm)
  • Depth: 18.5 inches (469 mm)
  • Weight: 72 pounds (32 kg)

Electrical power specifications

  • Source voltage: 100-240 Volts (V)
  • Frequency: 50-60 Hertz (Hz)
  • Power consumption: See table below.
Off position
1.8 watts
Idle mode (avg.)
45 watts
Operating mode (avg.)
240 watts
350 watts

Environmental specifications

  • Operating range: 5 to 40 degrees Celsius (41 to 104 degrees F)
  • Recommended range: 15 to 35 degrees Celsius (59 to 95 degrees F)
  • Non-operating range: -40 to 60 degrees Celsius (-40 to 140 degrees F)

General warranty statement

One-year Flexible Express Warranty with options for Express Exchange or Express Repair is provided; Express means that HP pays for the fastest shipping feasible within the local jurisdiction. HP Support Pack and other service contracts are available at the time of purchase.

Safety certifications

  • EN60950: 1992 + A1 and A2
  • IEC 950: 1991 + A1, A2, and A3
  • UL1950, 3rd Edn: 1995
  • 2 No. 950 3rd Edn: 1995
  • NON-016-SCFI-1993
  • EMKO TSE(74-SEC)207/1994

Regulatory notices

FCC Statement (US)

The United States Federal Communications Commission (in 47 CFR 15.105) has specified that the following notice be brought to the attention of users of this product:
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant 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 and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, no guarantee exists that interference will 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 to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:
  • Reorient the receiving antenna
  • Increase the separation between the equipment and the receiver
  • Connect the equipment to an outlet on a circuit that is different from where the receiver is connected
  • Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help
The user may find the following booklet prepared by the Federal Communications Commission helpful: How to Identify and Resolve Radio-TV Interference Problems. This booklet is available from the U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington DC 20402. Stock No. 004-000-00345-4.
Pursuant to Part 15.21 of the FCC Rules, any changes or modifications to this equipment not expressly approved by the HP Company, may cause harmful interference and void the FCC authorization to operate this equipment.

Telecommunications general approval (UK)

Pursuant to Section 22 of the Telecommunications Act of 1984, this product is approved for secondary attachment to approved primary attachment devices connected to the telecommunication network under the General Approval (NS/G/1234/5/100003).

DOC statement (Canada)

Le present appareil numerique n’emet pas de bruitis radioelectriques depassant les limits applicables aux appareils numeriques de la class B prescrites dans le Reglement sur le brouillage radioelectrique edicte par le ministere des Communications du Canada.
This digital apparatus does not exceed the Class B limits for radio noise emissions from digital apparatus set out in the Radio Interference Regulations of the Canadian Department of Communicaitons.


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