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HP DesignJet 4000 Series

HP DesignJet 4000 Series
alaAverage 4.3

9 reviews

Oct, 2015

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of HP DesignJet 4000 Series. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the connectivity. The control panel is also mentioned favorably.

usability, control panel, connectivity

On average, users rate this product 85/100.

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This summary is based on the product: HP 4000PS Inkjet Printer

Oct, 2015

Expert review by: Ron LaFon (

First Look: HP Designjet 4000 Large-format Printer


The HP Designjet 4000 large-format printer offers high-speed color and black-and-white printing up to 42 wide, as well as a wealth of beneficial features.

The HP Designjet 4000 large-format printer offers high-speed color and black-and-white printing up to 42" wide, as well as a wealth of beneficial features. Perhaps one of the most useful features is the HP Embedded Print Server. Using a standard Web...

Sep, 2005

Consumer review by: jenniferkateab (

HP Designjet 4000PS a GIS workhorse for plotting maps, drawings, PDFs and imagery


As a GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Specialist and Cartographer (map maker), I have worked with many plotters over the last two decades. Mainly, I have used plotters to print maps, PDFs, CAD drawings and aerial photographs in large format sizes. ...

Good printing size, speed and quality

Sometimes wastes paper

Jul, 2009

Consumer review by: Cassandra (

Quite A Good Printer


This printer is pretty good. It looks different, and comes with a stand. It has a 2400 dpi. The prints are good - clear, crisp and legible. It is easy to setup and use.

None that i have come across so far.

This printer is amazing. HP Designjet 4000PS makes for an excellent office printer. The prints are great and it is easy to use and handle. Definitely worth the buy!!

Aug, 2006

Consumer review by: Kiara (

upto 42inches!!!


Easily install the DesignJet's drivers and operate its control panel. This plotter can print on sizes ranging up to 42" wide on 300 foot long rolls. Its maximum color resolution prints at 2400 x 1200 dpi. Thus, you get rich, brilliant colors from print...

none so far

In the end it means fewer changes in supplies, more unattended printing and a lower cost of ownership. it doesnt even take to up too much space! it has solved all my printer problems so far!!! i love it.

Aug, 2006

Product Specifications

Powered by the Double Swath technology, the HP Designjet 4000 Printer series offers high-speed color and black-and-white printing up to 42 inches wide, complete with outstanding line accuracy, image quality, and remote printer management.

Dimensions & Weight


Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Compatibility:Mac / PC
Country Kits:Canada / United States/Europe/France/Italy/Portugal/Spain
Localization:English / French/French/Italian/Portuguese/Spanish
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP DesignJet


Microsoft Certification:Works with Windows Vista
Vista Certification:Works with Windows Vista


Type: None


Type:Print server


Connectivity Technology:Wired
Interface:Ethernet 10/100Base-TX / IEEE1394 FireWire
Language Simulation:CALS G4 / HP GL/2 / HP RTL/CALS G4 / HP GL/2 / HP RTL / PDF / PostScript 3/CALS G4 / HP GL/2 / HP RTL / PDF 1.5 / PostScript 3
Large Format Printer Size:42"
Large Format Printer Size (metric):1067 mm
Max H-Resolution B/W:2400dpi
Max H-Resolution Color:2400dpi
Max Media Size (Standard):A0 (33.1 in x 46.8 in) / Roll (42 in x 300 ft)
Max Printing Speed:1001.1sq.ft/hour/968.8sq.ft/hour
Max Printing Speed Color:1001.1sq.ft/hour/968.8sq.ft/hour
Max V-Resolution B/W:1200dpi
Max V-Resolution Color:1200dpi
Media Type:Canvas paper / Coated paper / Film / Glossy paper / Heavy-weight coated paper / Photo paper / Plain paper / Semi-gloss paper / Translucent paper / Vellum paper/Canvas paper / Continuous forms / Film / Heavy-weight paper / Photo paper / Plain paper
Output Type:Color
PostScript Support:Included/Standard
Total Media Capacity:1rolls
Type:Large-format printer


Installed Size:256MB
Max Supported Size:512MB


Type: None

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty /2 years warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS 9.1 / Apple MacOS 9.2 / Apple MacOS X 10.1 / Apple MacOS X 10.2 / Apple MacOS X 10.3 / Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP / Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 / Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 / Microsoft Windows Server 2003