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HP Business Inkjet 2800DT

HP Business Inkjet 2800DT
alaAverage 3.5

4 reviews

Jun, 2018

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This summary is based on the products: HP Inkjet PT3447 250-sheet Paper Tray (Q3447A)HP Inkjet PT3447 250-sheet Paper Tray (Q3447A)

Jun, 2018

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Complete Waste of Money


Two media trays that can accommodate large media sizes.

Cheap plastic construction - frequently grinds it's own gears.

May, 2007

Product Specifications

The HP Business Inkjet 2800 series printer meets your small workteam's wideformat color printing needs. Print vibrant super B/A3+ poster-sized material with color performance comparable to an entry-level color laser printer. With a low purchase price and cost-effective operation, the printer delivers fast, affordable color for your business. Boasting high print speeds and designed for sharing, the printer is easy to use and fits seamlessly into your existing network. Get the flexibility to create full-color prints from postcard to poster in your office. Make an impact using a wide variety of specialty and everyday paper and film (up to A3+ size), for everything from newsletters and proposals to technical drawings. Even greater flexibility can be added with an optional barcode printing solution. Two input trays, with 250-sheet and 150-sheet capacities, provide flexible media handling and lower user intervention rates. An automatic two-sided printing unit further enhances performance, conserving paper while effortlessly producing professional print results. Keep productivity high. Spend less time waiting for print jobs to complete with print speeds of up to 24 ppm black and white and 21 ppm color (letter) in draft mode. Outstanding color documents can be created with the HP Business Inkjet 2800 printer series, thanks to 4800 x 1200-optimized dpi on HP premium photo paper and advanced HP technologies such as HP PhotoREt III and HP ColorSmart III.


Certification:EN 60950/IEC 950 (International), UL Listed (USA), CSA (Canada), NOM-NYCE (Mexico)

Dimensions & Weight



Built-in display: Yes
Display Type:LCD

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240
Power consumption (PowerSave):30
Power consumption (standby):12
Power consumption (typical):67

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Compatibility:Mac / PC/PC/PC / Mac
Country Kits:Canada / United States/Europe/N/a/Switzerland/United Kingdom/United States/United States / Argentina / Chile
Localization:English/English / French/German/N/a
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP/HP Business Inkjet

Input Capacity

Number of standard paper trays:2
Standard input capacity:400


Internal memory:96
Maximum internal memory:352
Maximum memory:352
Memory slots:2


Category of Accessory:Printer accessories/Printer accessories / Scanner accessories
Microsoft Certification:Certified for Windows Vista
Product Type:Document feeder/Media tray / feeder
Vista Certification:Certified for Windows Vista


Type: None


Type: None

Operational Conditions

Operating altitude:0 - 122047.2
Operating relative humidity (H-H):15 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:15 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):15 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):15 - 35
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 60
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 60

Output Capacity

Standard output capacity:100

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC
Drivers included: Yes
Manual: Yes

Paper Handling

Envelopes sizes:DL
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A3, A4, A5, A6
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B4, B5, B6
ISO C-series sizes (C0...C9):C4, C5, C6
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A3
Maximum print area:A3 (297 x 420 mm)
Maximum print size:A3 (297 x 420 mm)
Standard tray media types:Banner, Bond paper, Card stock, Envelopes, Glossy paper, Matte paper, Photo paper, Recycled paper, Transparencies

Ports & interfaces

Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Standard interfaces:Parallel, USB
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Wi-Fi: No


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240
Power consumption (PowerSave):30
Power consumption (standby):12
Power consumption (typical):67

Print Technology

Color: Yes
Maximum duty cycle:12000
Maximum Resolution:4800 x 1200
Number of print cartridges:4
Printing colors:Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow
Standard printer languages:PCL 5e, PCL 6, PostScript 3


Connectivity Technology:Wired
Duplex Printout:Duplex
Interface:Parallel / USB/Parallel / USB
Language Simulation:PCL 5C / PostScript 3 / PCL 6/PCL 5C / PCL 6 / PostScript 3
Max H-Resolution B/W:1200dpi/1200dpi / 4800dpi/4800dpi
Max H-Resolution Color:4800dpi
Max Media Size (Standard):A3 plus (13 in x 16.65 in)/A3 plus (13 in x 16.65 in) / Super B (13 in x 19 in)/Super B (13 in x 19 in) / A3 plus (13 in x 16.65 in)
Max Printing Speed (ppm):24ppm
Max Printing Speed Color (ppm):21ppm
Max V-Resolution B/W:1200dpi/600dpi/600dpi / 1200dpi
Max V-Resolution Color:1200dpi
Media Type:Bond paper / Cards / Envelopes / Heavy-weight paper / Photo paper / Plain paper / Recycled paper / Transparencies/Bond paper / Cards / Envelopes / Photo paper / Recycled paper / Transparencies / Plain paper / Heavy-weight paper/Cards / Envelopes / Greeting cards / Index cards / Labels / Photo paper / Plain paper / Transparencies/Envelopes / Photo paper / Cards / Bond paper / Recycled paper
Monthly Duty Cycle Range (Printer Class):10,000 - 19,999 pages
Output Type:Color
PostScript Support:Standard
Total Media Capacity:250sheets/400sheets
Type:Workgroup printer


Print speed (black, draft quality, A4/US Letter):24
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter):12.5
Print speed (color, draft quality, A4/US Letter):21
Print speed (color, normal quality, A4/US Letter):12


Installed Size:96MB
Max Supported Size:544MB


Type: None

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty /Limited lifetime warranty


Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.2 Jaguar, Mac OS X 10.3 Panther, Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Other operating systems supported:Novell NetWare 4.x, Novell NetWare 5.x, Novell NetWare 6.x
Server operating systems supported:Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 x64
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 2000, Windows 2000 Professional, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64

Sound Emission

Noise Level:64

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS X 10.1.5 / Apple MacOS X 10.2 / Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP / Microsoft Windows NT / Microsoft Windows XP 64-bit Edition/Apple MacOS X 10.1.5 / Apple MacOS X 10.2 / Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP / Microsoft Windows Server 2003/Apple MacOS X 10.2 / Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP / Apple MacOS X 10.1.5 / Microsoft Windows Server 2003/None

Technical Details

Built-in processor: Yes
Color of product:Black, Silver
Duplex printing: Yes
Processor frequency:256

Weight & Dimensions