HP Color LaserJet 4730 Multifunction Printer series
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HP Color LaserJet 4730 Multifunction Printer series

HP Color LaserJet 4730 Multifunction Printer series

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Product specifications

Product name
HP Color LaserJet 4730 Multifunction Printer series
Single and multifunction printers
Sub brand
Country of origin
Product of Japan
Print, copy, send-to email/network folder, (fax & advanced paper handling on some models)
Multitasking supported
Number of print cartridges
4 (1 each black, cyan, magenta, yellow)
Recommended monthly page volume
5000 to 9000 HP recommends that the number of printed pages per month 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 technology
Print quality black (best)
Black: Up to 600 x 600 dpi Color: Up to 600 x 600 dpi
Print languages
HP PCL 6, HP PCL 5, HP postscript level 3 emulation, direct PDF printing (v 1.4), PML (Printer Management Language)
Touch screen, LCD (b&w graphics)
Processor speed
533 MHz
HP ePrint capability
Connectivity, standard
1 IEEE-1284C parallel; 1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0; 1 Host USB; 1 Fast Ethernet; 1 EIO; 1 Foreign interface harness
Connectivity, optional
HP Jetdirect internal and external print servers, HP wireless print servers, Bluetooth wireless printer adapter
Network ready
Minimum system requirements
133 MHz processor, 64 MB RAM (Windows 2000); 233 MHz processor, 64 MB RAM (Windows XP Home, XP Professional); 550 MHz processor, 128 MB RAM (Windows Server 2003); 220 MB of available hard disk space for Windows, CD-ROM drive or Internet connection, IEEE 1284-compliant bidirectional parallel port, USB 1.1 port, USB 2.0 port Mac OS 9.x, Mac OS X v 10.1 or higher, 160 MB available hard disk space, CD-ROM drive, USB port
Compatible operating systems
Windows 2000; Windows XP Home; Windows XP Professional; Windows Server 2003; Mac OS X v 10.1 or higher; Linux (see http://www.hplip.net)
320 MB
Memory, maximum
512 MB
Internal Storage
Standard, HP high-performance embedded hard disk
Paper handling input, standard
100-sheet multipurpose tray, 500-sheet input trays 2, 3, and 4, 50-sheet automatic document feeder (ADF), automatic two-sided printing and copying
Maximum output capacity (sheets)
Up to 700 sheets (with 3-bin mailbox), up to 500 sheets (with stapler/stacker)
Duplex printing
Automatic (standard)
Media types
Paper (bond, color, extra heavy, glossy, heavy, heavy glossy, intermediate, letterhead, light, plain, preprinted, prepunched, recycled, rough, tough), labels, envelopes, cardstock, transparencies
Scanner type
Flatbed, ADF
Scan file format
Scan resolution, optical
Up to 600 dpi
Automatic document feeder capacity
Standard, 50 sheets
Digital sending standard features
Embedded scan to e-mail
File Format Supported
Scan input modes
Copy, E-mail, Fax, Secondary e-mail, Folder, Workflow
Copy resolution (black text)
Up to 600 x 600 dpi
Copy resolution (color text and graphics)
Up to 600 x 600 dpi
Copy reduce / enlarge settings
25 to 400%
Copies, maximum
Up to 999 copies
Fax Resolution Black (best)
Up to 300 x 300 dpi
Fax Broadcast Locations
Input voltage 115 to 127 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 2 Hz); 220 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/-2 Hz)
Power consumption
Values subject to change. See http://www.hp.com/support for current information. Power numbers are the highest values measured using all standard voltages.
Recommended operating humidity range
30 to 70% RH
Acoustic power emissions (ready)
7.7 B(A) Configuration tested: base model, simplex printing, A4 paper
Acoustic pressure emissions bystander (active, printing)
50 dB(A)
Cable included
No, please purchase USB cable separately
Software included
Print drivers and installation software on CD-ROM: HP PCL 5c, HP PCL 6, HP PostScript Level 3 emulation, HP LaserJet utility, Macintosh software, PostScript Printer Description files
Manufacturer Warranty
One-year unit exchange warranty. Warranty and support options vary by product, country and local legal requirements. Go to http://www.hp.com/support to learn about HP award winning service and support options in your region.