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HP LaserJet 4050N

alaTest has collected and analyzed 33 reviews of HP LaserJet 4050N. 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. People really like the design and paper handling. The usability and reliability also get good opinions, but some have doubts about the size and price.

performance, reliability, usability, paper handling, design

price, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the HP LaserJet 4050N is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of HP LaserJet 4050N from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Printers on Comments about the paper handling and performance are generally positive. The usability and price also get good opinions.

reliability, price, usability, performance, paper handling

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP LaserJet 4050n - Printer - B/W - laser - Legal - 1200 dpi x 1200 dpi - up to 17 ppm - capacity: 600 sheets - 10/100Base-TX - AC 230 VHP LaserJet 4050n - Printer - B/W - laser - Legal - 1200 dpi x 1200 dpi - up to 17 ppm - capacity: 600 sheets - 10/100Base-TX - AC 230 V

May, 2018

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HP laserjet 4050


The HP (hewlett packard) LASER JET 4050is a excellent printer for DTP and office use , this printer best in all fronts , performance is brilliant .. i am damn sure you will like the printer .. as i am using it from last 13 months without any kind of...

faster , smoother , quality work .


Dec, 2008

Consumer review (

An Extremely Reliable Network Printer


The HP LaserJet 4050N is of the 4050 series which has been discontinued by HP and replaced by the 4250 series (this particular model has been superseded by the C4253A). We use the 4050N as a network printer at our office and it serves 20 people well on...

A very reliable workgroup printer

This model has been superceded

Jun, 2008

Product Specifications

Hewlett-Packard's LaserJet 4050N network laser printer is built to meet present and future general office and advanced business printing needs. The LaserJet 4050N monochrome printer serves mid-sized workgroups well with its 17 ppm speed. Its 65,000 page duty cycle and 600-page input capacity make it a hard-working addition to any busy office. And the expanded Control Panel Help feature allows users to troubleshoot print interrupts right at the printer. The LaserJet 4050N uses Resolution Enhancement technology (REt) and an UltraPrecise toner cartridge for sharp monochrome prints suitable for corporate presentations. The HP FastRes technology yields 1200 dpi prints at engine speed, powered by a NEC

Dimensions & Weight



Country Kits:Europe/France/N/a/United Kingdom/United States
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP LaserJet




Type: None


Type:Print server


Connectivity Technology:Wired / Wireless
Form Factor:Stationary
Interface:Ethernet 10/100Base-TX
Language Simulation:PCL 5 / PCL 6 / PostScript 2/PCL 5E / PCL 6 / PostScript 2
Max H-Resolution B/W:1200dpi/600dpi
Max Media Size (Standard):A4 (8.25 in x 11.7 in) / Legal (8.5 in x 14 in) / Letter A Size (8.5 in x 11 in)/Legal (8.5 in x 14 in)
Max Printing Speed (ppm):17ppm
Max V-Resolution B/W:1200dpi/600dpi
Media Path Type:Curved / Straight
Media Type:Business cards / Coated paper / Envelopes / Labels / Plain paper / Transparencies/Business cards / Envelopes / Labels / Plain paper / Transparencies/Envelopes / Labels / Plain paper / Transparencies
Monthly Duty Cycle Range (Printer Class):50,000 - 99,999 pages
Output Type:Monochrome
PostScript Support:Included/Standard
Total Media Capacity:600sheets
Type:Workgroup printer


Installed Size:16MB
Max Supported Size:200MB


Type: None

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows 3.1 or later / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0/Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0