HP DesignJet 5500 Printer series
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HP DesignJet 5500 Printer series

HP DesignJet 5500 Printer series

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Product specifications

Product name
HP DesignJet 5500 Printer series
Large format
Sub brand
256 MB
Internal Storage
Print quality color (best)
1200 x 600 dpi (on glossy media)
Print technology
HP Thermal Inkjet
Number of print cartridges
6 (cyan, magenta, yellow, black, light cyan, light magenta)
Guaranteed minimum line width
0.003 in
Line accuracy
+/- 0.02 %
Media types
Compatible with both dye and UV ink systems: HP Colorfast Adhesive Vinyl, Plain Paper, HP Studio Canvas; compatible with dye based ink: Matte, Inkjet Paper, Canvas, HP Plain Paper, HP Fine Paper Art Vanilla, Film, Photo Paper, HP Vellum; compatible with UV ink: Banner, Plain Paper, HP Canvas Matte UV, HP Durable Image Gloss UV, HP Polypropylene, HP Colorlucent Backlit UV
Media weight, recommended
145 lb
Connectivity, standard
HP Jetdirect WIO 10/100 Internal Print Server, supporting TCP/IP (including LPR and IPP), AppleTalk, IPX/SPX protocols, Centronics parallel port, IEEE 1284-compliant
Power consumption
400 watts maximum
Operating temperature range
50 to 104º F 10 to 40º C
Operating humidity range
20 to 80% RH
Manufacturer Warranty
One-year, next business day onsite warranty