HP LaserJet Pro M1536 Multifunction Printer series
Single and multifunction printers
Replacement product number
Number of print cartridges
Print speed black (ISO, A4)
Normal: Up to 25 ppm Measured using ISO/IEC 24734, excludes first set of test documents. For more information see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. Exact speed varies depending on the system configuration, software application, driver, and document complexity.
Print speed color (ISO, A4)
Measured using ISO/IEC 24734, excludes first set of test documents. For more information see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. Exact speed varies depending on the system configuration, software application, driver, and document complexity.
First page out (ready)
Black: As fast as 8.5 sec
Duty cycle (monthly, A4)
Up to 8000 pages Duty cycle is defined as the maximum number of pages per month of imaged output. This value provides a comparison of product robustness in relation to other HP LaserJet or HP Color LaserJet devices, and enables appropriate deployment of printers and MFPs to satisfy the demands of connected individuals or groups.
Recommended monthly page volume
500 to 2000 HP recommends that the number of pages per month of imaged output be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including supplies replacement intervals and device life over an extended warranty period.
Print quality black (best)
Black: Up to 600 x 600 dpi (1200 effective dpi with HP FastRes 1200) Color:
HP PCL 6, HP PCL 5, HP postscript level 3 emulation
2-line LCD (text) display
1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0 port; 1 10/100 Ethernet port; 1 RJ -11 (Fax); 1 RJ-11 (Phone only)
Standard (built-in Ethernet)
Minimum system requirements
Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista: 1 GHz 32-bit(x86) or 64-bit(x64) processor, 1 GB RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM (64-bit), 200 MB free hard disk space, CD/DVD-ROM or Internet, USB or Network port; Windows XP (32-bit) (SP 2): Pentium® 233 MHz processor, 512 MB RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM (64-bit), 200 MB free hard disk space, CD/DVD-ROM or Internet, USB or Network port Mac OS X v10.5.8, v10.6; PowerPC G4, G5, or Intel® Core Processor; 256 MB RAM; 300 MB free hard disk space; CD/DVD-ROM or Internet; USB or Network port
Compatible operating systems
Full software installs supported on: Windows 8, Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit), Windows Vista (32-bit and 64-bit), Windows XP (32-bit) (SP2 or higher); Driver only installs supported on: Windows Server 2003 (32-bit) (SP3 or higher), Windows Server 2008 (32-bit and 64-bit); Mac OS X v10.5.8, v10.6; Linpus Linux (9.4, 9.5), Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.0 (supported with a pre-built package), SuSE Linux (10.3, 11.0, 11, 11.1, 11.2), Fedora (9, 9.0, 10, 10.0, 11.0, 11, 12, 12.0), Ubuntu (8.04, 8.04.1, 8.04.2, 8.10, 9.04, 9.10, 10.04), Debian (5.0, 5.0.1, 5.0.2, 5.0.3) (supported by the automatic installer); HPUX 11 and Solaris 8/9
Memory card compatibility
Media sizes supported
Priority tray: A4, A5, B5(JIS), C5, DL, envelopes, postcards; 250-sheet input tray: A4, A5, B5(JIS), C5, DL, envelopes
Media sizes, custom
Priority Tray: 76 x 127 to 216 x 356 mm; 250-sheet Tray 2: 76 x 187 to 216 x 356 mm
Paper handling input, standard
250-sheet input tray, 1-sheet priority tray, 35-sheet Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
Paper handling input, optional
Paper handling output, standard
100-sheet output bin
Paper handling output, optional
Maximum output capacity (sheets)
Up to 100 sheets
Paper (heavy, letterhead, light, plain, preprinted, prepunched, recycled, rough), envelopes, transparencies, labels, postcards
Media weight, supported
Tray 1, priority tray, output bin: 60 to 163 g/m²
Media weights, supported ADF
60 to 75 g/m²
Scan file format
JPEG, TIF, BMP, GIF, PDF, PNG
Scan speed (normal, A4)
Up to 15 ppm (b&w, color)
Automatic document feeder capacity
Standard, 35 sheets
Scan input modes
Front control panel scan, Copy or Fax buttons, scanning via HP LaserJet Scan (Windows®), HP Director (Macintosh) or TWAIN-compliant or WIA-compliant software.
Copy speed (normal)
Black: Up to 25 cpm Color: Copy speeds vary according to the complexity of the document.
Copy resolution (black text)
Up to 600 x 600 dpi
Copy resolution (color text and graphics)
Up to 600 x 600 dpi (1200 effective dpi with HP FastRes 1200)
Copy reduce / enlarge settings
25 to 400%
Fax transmission speed
3 sec per page Based on standard ITU-T test image #1 at standard resolution. More complicated pages or higher resolution will increase the transmission time.
Fax Resolution Black (best)
Up to 300 x 300 dpi (halftone enabled)
Fax Speed Dials, Maximum Number
Up to 120 numbers (119 group dials)
Input voltage: 220 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 2 Hz), 2.9 A
445 watts (printing), 325 watts (copy or scan), 4.7 watts (standby), 0.2 watts (manual-off); Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC): 1.386 kWh/Week Power reported is highest values measured for all product models using all standard voltages. Values are based on preliminary data, see http://www.hp.com/go/ljm1530_regulatory for current information.
Operating temperature range
15 to 32.5º C
Recommended operating humidity range
30 to 70% RH
Acoustic pressure emissions bystander (active, printing)
Windows®: HP Installer/Uninstaller, HP PCL 6 print driver, HP WIA Scan Driver, HP TWAIN Scan Driver, HP Scan, HP Fax Setup Wizard, HP Send Fax, HP Fax Print Driver; Mac: HP Installer/Uninstaller, HP PS driver, HP Scan, HP Setup Assistant, HP Fax Print Driver, HP Ink Widget, HP Utility
One-year limited warranty. Warranty and support options vary by product, country and local legal requirements.