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LaserJet 2420dn Printer
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Laser printers are devices that print high quality text or illustrations fast. They do so by very accurately applying toner (a kind of ink powder) to the paper and then heating the paper so the toner will melt and stick to the paper.
laser/LED printers
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Included since: 01 Nov 2006
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Info modified on: 19 Jul 2012 17:25:55
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Warranty: Service & support options: HP LaserJet 2400 series printers support Web site at http:///support/lj2400; HP Customer Care Online support Web site at http:///support; free telephone support during productperiod; optional HP Care Packs
Long product name HP LaserJet 2420dn Printer:
The short editorial description of HP LaserJet 2420dn Printer
Experience high quality output and flexible features with this great value monochrome LaserJet printer. It enables fast print speeds up to 28 ppm with user friendly design and maximises productivity with its network management tools [p1].
Short summary description HP LaserJet 2420dn Printer:
This short summary of the HP LaserJet 2420dn Printer data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
HP LaserJet 2420dn Printer, 75000 pages per month, Monochrome Laser, 28 ppm, 28 ppm, 10s, 350 sheets
Long summary description HP LaserJet 2420dn Printer:
This is an auto-generated long summary of HP LaserJet 2420dn Printer based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
HP LaserJet 2420dn Printer. Maximum duty cycle: 75000 pages per month, Print technology: Monochrome Laser. Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter): 28 ppm, Print speed (black, draft quality, A4/US Letter): 28 ppm, Time to first page (black, normal): 10s. Standard input capacity: 350 sheets, Maximum input capacity: 100 850 sheets. Standard output capacity: 250 sheets, Maximum output capacity: 250 sheets. Media size (tray 1): A4, A5, B5 (JIS), envelopes, letter, legal, executive, 76 x 127 to 216 x 356 mm, Media weight (tray 1): 60 to 200 g/m² (straight-through paper path for special media and heavier stock)
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Print technology
Maximum duty cycle*
The maximum number of prints/copies made by a printer/copier in a fixed period.
75000 pages per month
Standard printer languages*
A printer (control) language or page description language (PDL) is a language that describes the appearance of a printed page more efficiently than a bitmap. PostScript, one of the most noted page description languages, is a complete programming language.
HP PCL 6, HP PCL 5e, HP Postscript Level 3 Emulation, direct PDF printing v 1.3 (with at least 128 MB of printer memory)
Print technology*
Indicates the method used to print by this product.
Monochrome Laser
Economical printing
Whether or not the product is equipped with features that allow economical printing.
Economode (saves toner), return to powersave mode after print job due to instant-on fuser technology (saves electricity), duplex and N-up printing (saves paper)
Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter)*
The print speed of a printer for black & white A4 pages, normal quality. The exact speed varies depending on the system configuration, software program, and document complexity.
28 ppm
Print speed (black, draft quality, A4/US Letter)
28 ppm
Time to first page (black, normal)
Input capacity
Standard input capacity*
The number of sheets of paper that can be held by a device.
350 sheets
Maximum input capacity
850 sheets
Output capacity
Standard output capacity*
The normal capacity for outputs for this product.
250 sheets
Maximum output capacity
Maximum number of sheets this product can hold in all available standard and optional output trays.
250 sheets
Paper handling
Media weight (tray 1)
60 to 200 g/m² (straight-through paper path for special media and heavier stock)
Media size (tray 1)
A4, A5, B5 (JIS), envelopes, letter, legal, executive, 76 x 127 to 216 x 356 mm
Media types supported
The types of media which can be used with this product.
Paper (plain, preprinted, letterhead, prepunched, bond, recycled, color, rough), transparencies, labels, envelopes, cardstock
Network ready*
Indicates whether the product is network-ready out of the box.
Ports & interfaces
Optional connectivity
HP Jetdirect Internal Print Servers, HP Jetdirect External Print Servers, HP Wireless Print Servers, HP Jetdirect Connectivity Card for USB/serial/LocalTalk, Bluetooth wireless
Internal memory*
The amount of memory, usually measured in bytes (e.g. MB, GB), which is installed in the system's hardware.
64 MB
Memory slots
Number and type of memory expansion slots, including connector and memory module descriptions.
Two 100-pin DDR DIMM slots
Power consumption (typical)*
Amount of power consumed by this model, often expressed in watts (W). Typical values that manufacturers give are power consumption when off, standby/suspended mode, typical use, maximum usage.
625 watts maximum (printing), 11 watts maximum (standby), 8.5 watts maximum (powersave), 0.4 watts maximum (off)
Power consumption (standby)
The amount of electricity that is consumed when the product is on standby.
625 watts
Power consumption (PowerSave)
Power consumption (off)
Energy Star certified
This indicates that the product is compliant with Energy Star, which is an international standard for energy-efficient consumer products.
Processor frequency
The clock rate is the fundamental rate in cycles per second (measured in hertz) at which a computer performs its most basic operations such as adding two numbers. There are more factors, like internal memory size, that influence a computer's actual response time.
400 MHz
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely operated.
15 - 32.5 °C
Storage temperature (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely stored.
-20-40 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H)
Storage relative humidity (H-H)
Weight & dimensions
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
16.3 kg
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
425 x 400 x 260 mm
Package weight
Weight of the packaged product.
19 kg
Package dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the packaged product (Width x Depth x Height).
592 x 495 x 347 mm
Packaging content
Bundled software
Software distributed with another product such as a piece of computer hardware or other electronic device, or a group of software packages which are sold together. A software suite is an example of bundled software, as is software which is pre-installed on a new computer.
Print drivers and installation software on CD-ROM; Microsoft® Windows® Installer, Macintosh Installer, HP PCL 6 and HP PCL 5e print drivers (Windows 95, 98, Me, NT 4.0, 2000, XP), HP PostScript Level 3 Emulation (Windows 98, Me, NT 4.0, 2000, XP, Server 2003), PostScript Printer Description files (Macintosh), Printer Dialog Extensions (Macintosh), HP LaserJet Utility (Macintosh), HP LaserJet Toolbox
Other features
Mac compatibility
Product can be used with Apple Mac software and/or hardware.
Hi-Speed USB 2.0, HP Jetdirect Fast Ethernet embedded Print Server (standard on LJ2420n/dn), LJ 2420/d networkable via HP Jetdirect Internal Print Server
Minimum system requirements
Microsoft® Windows® 98: Pentium® 90, 16 MB RAM, CD-ROM drive; Windows Me: Pentium 150, 32 MB RAM, CD-ROM drive; Windows NT 4.0: Pentium 90, 32 MB RAM, CD-ROM drive; Windows 2000: 133 MHz processor, 64 MB RAM, CD-ROM drive; Windows XP: 233 MHz processor, 64 MB RAM, CD-ROM drive; Windows Server 2003: 550 MHz processor, 128 MB RAM (standard edition), 220 MB of free hard disk space for Windows, CD-ROM drive or Internet connection, IEEE 1284-compliant bidirectional parallel port, or USB 1.1, USB 2.0; Mac: 160 MB of free hard disk space for OS 9.x and Mac OS X v10.1 and later, CD-ROM drive, USB port or IEEE 1284-B compliant parallel port
Printer management
Printer management software used by this product included as standard
HP Web Jetadmin, HP LaserJet Utility, HP Embedded Web Server, E-Toolbox
Other features
Power requirements
Input voltage 100 to 127 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 2 Hz); 220 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 2 Hz)
Electromagnetic compatibility
List of countries and their respective regulatory agency standards with which the product complies.
CISPR 22: 1997/EN 55022: 1998 Class B, EN 61000-3-2: 2000, EN 61000-3-3: 1995+A1, EN 55024: 1998, FCC Title 47 CFR, Part 15 Class B (US), ICES-003, Issue 4 (Canada), GB9254-1998, EMC Directive 89/336/EEC with CE Marking (Europe); other EMC approvals as required by individual countries
Networking features
Via HP Jetdirect Internal Print Servers for Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet; 802.11b wireless connectivity
HP Jetdirect Fast Ethernet Embedded Print Server
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
OS/2, UNIX, Linux®, HP OpenVMS
Microsoft® Windows® 98, Me, NT 4.0 (parallel and network connections only), 2000, XP, Server 2003; Apple Mac OS 9.x and later, OS X v.10.1 or later
List of regulatory safety standards for all countries in which this product has been certified.
IEC 60950 (International), EN 60950 (EU), IEC 60825-1+A1+A2, UL/cUL Listed (US/Canada), GS License (Europe), EN 60825-1+A11+A2 Class 1, 21 CFR Ch. 1/SubCh. J (Class 1 Laser/LED Device) GB4943-2001, Low Voltage Directive 73/23/EEC with CE Marking (Europe); other safety approvals as required by individual countries
Interface ports to connect pieces of equipment. USB (Universal Serial Bus) has become the most popular wired interface to connect peripherals. USB 2.0 supports speeds up to 480 Mbit/s (USB 1: 12 Mbit/s). The interface FireWire is also known as the IEEE 1394 standard. Enhanced IDE (EIDE)is sometimes referred to as Fast ATA, Fast IDE or ATA-2.
1 IEEE 1284-B compliant parallel port, 1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0 port, 1 open EIO slot, HP Jetdirect Fast Ethernet Embedded Print Server
Standard output capacity for transparancies
Up to 75 sheets
Standard input trays
Additional paper trays
List of additional paper trays supported by this product (paper trays except the standard input tray 1)
Optional 500-sheet paper tray
Print quality (black, draft quality)
600 x 600 DPI
Print quality (black, normal quality)
1200 x 1200 DPI
Recommended humidity operating range
Recommended range of relative humidity within which the product can operate.
10 to 80% RH
Recommended operating temperature range (T-T)
15-32.5 °C
I/O ports
An interface on a device to which you can connect another device.
One IEEE 1284-B compliant parallel port, one Hi-Speed USB (compatible with USB 2.0 specifications) port, one open EIO slot
Custom media sizes
Multipurpose Tray 1: 76 x 127 to 216 x 356 mm
Standard media sizes
A4, A5, B5 (JIS), letter, legal
Memory upgrade
Memory upgrades for the product (capacity).
0.32 GB
Print margin bottom (A4)
5 mm
Print margin left (A4)
5 mm
Print margin right (A4)
5 mm
Print margin top (A4)
5 mm
List of typefaces included and any qualifications.
80 HP font set (plus Greek, Hebrew, Cyrillic, Arabic)
Media weights by paper path
Multipurpose Tray 1: 60 to 200 g/m² ;Tray 2/3: 60 to 120 g/m²
Standard output capacity for envelopes
10 sheets
Minimum system requirements for Macintosh
160 MB free hard disk space, Mac OS 9.x and Mac OS X v 10.1 and later, CD-ROM drive, USB (compatible with USB 2.0 specifications) port or IEEE 1284-B compliant parallel port
Acoustic power emissions
Level of sound power per ISO 9296.
6.7 B(A) (printing), inaudible (standby)
Acoustic pressure emissions
Level of sound pressure per ISO 9614-1.
Noise level per ISO 9296; Sound power LwAd: 6.4B(A) (printing), inaudible (standby); Sound pressure LpAm; bystander: 53 (printing), inaudible (standby); operator: 60 (printing), inaudible (standby).
Duplex print options
Description of available duplex options.
Automatic (standard)
Print speed (black, best quality, A4)
28 ppm
Paper handling
List of the standard and optional input and output paper handling options available with this product.
HP LaserJet 2420 series printers: Built-in automatic duplex unit (HP LaserJet 2420d/dn only), 350 sheets standard input capacity (1x 100-sheet/ 10 envelope multipurpose tray, 1x 250-sheet tray), paper input level indicators, straight-through paper path, standard 250-sheet top output bin, 100-sheet rear output bin. HP LaserJet 2420/d/n/dn Printer: optional 1x 500-sheet input tray can be added.
Duplex supported media types and capacity
A4, letter, legal, executive
Paper handling standard/output
List of the standard output paper handling options available with this product
250-sheet top output bin (100-sheet rear output bin)
Paper handling optional/output
List of the optional output paper handling options available with this product
Technical features
Add fonts, forms, and third-party solutions via CompactFlash™ support
Service & support
Description of service and support of the product.
HP Web sites, HP Customer Support Center, HP Care Packs
Upgrade type
Printer firmware and networking firmware can be remotely upgraded
Duplex supported media size
List of duplex media sizes this product can accept; in specified order as in the example
A4, letter, legal, executive
Control panel
Description of the control panel of the product; including the available buttons; and the function of each button
Graphical display with up to 2 lines of text; Help button (?) to provide information about the message on the display; Back button to back up in menus or exit menus; Pause/Resume button to pause and resume printing; Up Arrow button to navigate to previous item in list or increase value of numerical items; Down Arrow button to navigate to next item in list or decrease value of numerical items; Select button to open and navigate menus, clear error conditions, save selected items, and perform action highlighted; Cancel Job button to cancel print jobs; Ready, Data, and Attention lights to provide status
Maximum paper trays
Memory technology
List of technologies relating to memory enhancement
Memory Enhancement technology (MEt), Double Data Rate memory technology
Driver updates
Description of driver upgrade characteristics for the product
Most recent printer drivers and software for all supported operating systems available at http:///support/lj2400; OS/2 drivers are available from IBM and are packaged with OS/2
Print quality (black, best quality)
Best print quality with black cartridge. Often the quality is optimized by using rendering techniques, and the most optimal conditions are assumed, like using good photo paper.
1200x1200 DPI
Media size (tray 2)
A4, A5, B5 (JIS), letter, legal, executive
Media size (tray 3)
A4, A5, B5 (JIS), letter, legal, executive
Media weight (tray 3)
60 to 120 g/m²
Paper handling optional/input
List of the optional input paper handling options available with this product
500-sheet input tray
Media weight (tray 2)
60 to 120 g/m²
Media type and capacity (tray 3)
sheets: 500
Media type and capacity (tray 2)
sheets: 250
Paper handling standard/input
List of the standard input paper handling options available with this product
100-sheet multipurpose tray (tray 1), 250-sheet input tray (tray 2), automatic duplex printing