HP LaserJet 1160 Printer Series
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HP LaserJet 1160 Printer Series

HP LaserJet 1160 Printer Series

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Product specifications

Product name
HP LaserJet 1160 Printer Series
Single and multifunction printers
Sub brand
Country of origin
Made in China
Number of print cartridges
1 (black)
Print speed black
Normal: Up to 20 ppm
First page out (ready)
Black: As fast as 8.5 sec
Print quality black (best)
Black: Up to 600 x 600 dpi (1200 dpi effective output) Color:
Print Resolution Technologies
REt, HP FastRes 1200
Duty cycle (monthly, letter)
Up to 10,000 pages
Processor speed
133 MHz
Print languages
HP PCL 5, host-based printing
HP ePrint capability
Wireless capability
Optional, enabled with purchase of a hardware accessory
Connectivity, standard
1 IEEE 1284-B parallel; 1 USB 2.0
Connectivity, optional
HP Jetdirect external print servers; HP wireless print servers; Bluetooth wireless printer adapter; HP Jetdirect 170x, 175x, 300x, 500x, en3700, ew2400 Print Servers; HP Jetdirect 380x Wireless Print Server
Network ready
Minimum System Requirements
Pentium, 166 MHz, 64 MB RAM
Minimum System Requirements for Macintosh
Mac OS 9.1 and later: 96 MB RAM; Mac OS X v 10.1 and later: 128 MB RAM
Compatible Operating Systems
Windows 2000; Windows XP Home; Windows XP Professional; Windows Server 2003; Mac OS 9.0; Mac OS X v 10.1; Mac OS X v 10.2; Mac OS X v 10.3; Linux (see http://www.hplip.net)
Media sizes supported
Letter, legal, executive, index cards, envelopes (No. 10, Monarch)
Media sizes, custom
3 x 5 to 8.5 x 14 in
Paper handling input, standard
Single-sheet multipurpose input slot, 250-sheet input tray
Paper handling output, standard
125-sheet output bin
Maximum output capacity (sheets)
Up to 125 sheets
Duplex printing
Manual (driver support provided)
Media types
Paper (plain, recycled, light, heavy, bond, rough), heavy media, envelopes, transparencies, labels, cardstock
Media weight, supported
Single-sheet input slot 1: 16 to 43 lb (single-sheet priority input slot to straight through media path); Tray 2: 16 to 28 lb (main input tray to output bin)
Paper handling output, standard
125-sheet output bin
Paper handling input, standard
Single-sheet multipurpose input slot, 250-sheet input tray
Input voltage 110 to 127 VAC (+/- 10%), 60 Hz (+/- 2 Hz); 220 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50 Hz (+/- 2 Hz)
Power consumption
345 watts (printing), 6 watts (ready), 6 watts (sleep), < 0.1 watts (off) 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.
Blue Angel compliant
Operating temperature range
50 to 90.5° F
Acoustic pressure emissions bystander (active, printing)
48 dB(A)
Minimum dimensions (W x D x H)
13.8 x 13.9 x 10 in
Package dimensions (W x D x H)
19.69 x 15.75 x 19.61 in
Pallet dimensions
47.25 x 39.38 x 103.71 in (NA); 47.25 x 39.38 x 88.98 in (EMEA)
22.9 lb
Package weight
30.9 lb
Pallet weight
977.9 lb (NA); 792.3 lb (EMEA)
Quantity per pallet
30 (NA); 24 (EMEA)
Manufacturer Warranty
One-year, return to HP authorized service center warranty