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HP LaserJet Color 1600 Printer Color 600 x 600DPI A4

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Long product name HP LaserJet Color 1600 Printer Color 600 x 600DPI A4 :
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Color LaserJet 1600
HP LaserJet Color 1600 Printer Color 600 x 600DPI A4:
The official marketing text of HP LaserJet Color 1600 Printer Color 600 x 600DPI A4 as supplied by the manufacturer

Affordable desktop colour laser printing

It's easy to create impressive colour documents with HP's lowest-priced colour laser printer. Achieve fast speeds of up to 8 ppm colour and black-and-white, and enjoy superior print quality with HP ColorSphere toner and HP Imageret 2400 technology.


- Get the benefits of true desktop colour laser printing. Exceptionally quiet and conveniently compact, this space-saving printer delivers consistent performance, enabling you to easily add high-impact colour to your business and marketing documents.
- This astonishingly fast desktop printer makes it easy to deliver professional-quality colour documents in a very short time. Single-door access makes print cartridge replacement quick and easy and a simple paper path makes printing hassle-free.
- Making a professional impression has never been so inexpensive! You can count on this affordable and reliable printer to create great results in both sharp colour and crisp black and white.
- This inexpensive colour laser printer is ideal for the home office and has the performance and reliability to meet the needs of small office users who want to add colour to business documents and also create marketing materials in-house.


Short summary description HP LaserJet Color 1600 Printer Color 600 x 600DPI A4:
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HP LaserJet Color LaserJet 1600 Printer, Laser, Color, 600 x 600 DPI, A4, 250 sheets, 8 ppm

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HP LaserJet Color LaserJet 1600 Printer. Print technology: Laser, Color, Number of print cartridges: 4, Maximum duty cycle: 20000 pages per month, Maximum resolution: 600 x 600 DPI. Maximum ISO A-series paper size: A4. Print speed (black, normal quality, A4/US Letter): 8 ppm. Standard input capacity: 250 sheets. Standard output capacity: 125 sheets

Print technology
Color *
Maximum resolution *
Maximum printing resolution.
600 x 600 DPI
Maximum duty cycle *
The maximum number of prints/copies made by a printer/copier in a fixed period.
20000 pages per month
Number of print cartridges *
The amount of print cartridges. A print cartridge is a container holding a quantity of ink which is inserted into a inkjet printer mechanism.
Print technology *
Indicates the method used to print by this product.
Economical printing
Whether or not the product is equipped with features that allow economical printing.
Printing colors
The colours that can be produced by the printer.
Black, Magenta
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.
8 ppm
Print speed (black, draft quality, A4/US Letter)
8 ppm
Print speed (color, draft quality, A4/US Letter)
8 ppm
Print speed (color, normal quality, A4/US Letter)
8 ppm
Warm-up time
Time needed before printing after power switched on.
14 s
Time to first page (black, normal)
20 s
Time to first page (color, normal)
20 s
Input capacity
Standard input capacity *
The number of sheets of paper that can be held by a device.
250 sheets
Maximum input capacity
500 sheets
Output capacity
Standard output capacity *
The normal capacity for outputs for this product.
125 sheets
Maximum output capacity
Maximum number of sheets this product can hold in all available standard and optional output trays.
125 sheets
Paper handling
Maximum ISO A-series paper size *
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9) *
Different sizes of paper from A0 (big) to A9 (small). A4 is the most common size used for printing documents.
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9)
Duplex media weight
60 to 105 g/m2
Media types supported
The types of media which can be used with this product.
Paper (plain, letterhead, prepunched, bond, color, rough, preprinted, recycled), HP Color Laser Glossy Photo Paper, HP Color Laser Glossy Brochure Paper, HP Color Laser Matte Brochure Paper, HP Color Laser Matte Photo & Imaging Paper, HP Color Laser Soft Gloss Presentation Paper, HP color laser transparencies, labels, envelopes, cardstock
Media size (tray 1)
A4, A5, B5 (ISO, JIS), 76 x 127 - 216 x 356 mm
Media weight (tray 1)
60 - 176 g/m²
Network ready *
Indicates whether the product is network-ready out of the box.
Internal memory *
The amount of memory, usually measured in bytes (e.g. MB, GB), which is installed in the system's hardware.
16 MB
Maximum internal memory *
The maximum amount of memory inside a product, usually measured in bytes e.g megabytes (MB) or gigabytes (GB).
16 MB
Power consumption (standby)
The amount of electricity that is consumed when the product is on standby.
13 W
Power consumption (PowerSave)
12 W
Sound emission
Printing noise level
47 dB
Energy Star certified
This indicates that the product is compliant with Energy Star, which is an international standard for energy-efficient consumer products.
Blue Angel certified
Indicates whether this product is Blue Angel compliant
Built-in processor *
Processor family
A family of processors is a group of processors produced by one company over a short period of time e.g. Intel Pentium processors.
Processor model
The model number for the processor in a computer.
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.
264 MHz
System requirements
Minimum processor
The lowest speed that the computer processor can run at, or the minimum amount of processing capacity that can be used, for the computer and particular program(s) to function.
233 MHz
Minimum RAM
The lowest RAM (memory) required to run a computer program or operating system.
64 MB
Minimum hard disk space
The minimum hard disk space required to store or run a computer program or operating system.
150 MB
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)
10 - 80%
Storage relative humidity (H-H)
0 - 90%
Weight & dimensions
Weight *
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.
40.6 lbs (18.4 kg)
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
16 x 17.8 x 14.6" (407 x 453 x 370 mm)
Pallet weight
855.4 lbs (388 kg)
Package weight
Weight of the packaged product in gram.
50.7 lbs (23 kg)
Package dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the packaged product (Width x Depth x Height).
23.5 x 20.6 x 19.6" (598 x 523 x 498 mm)
Packaging content
Drivers included
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.
Toolbox configuration software and status application
Other features
Mac compatibility
Product can be used with Apple Mac software and/or hardware.
Minimum system requirements
- 233 MHz; - 64 MB RAM; - 150 MB HD; - USB.
Printer management
Printer management software used by this product included as standard
Power requirements
110 - 127 VAC (+/- 10%), 60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz); 220 - 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50 Hz (+/- 3 Hz)
Quantity per pallet
Quantity of a single product per pallet. If more than one product is packed per carton; this is the number of products (not number of cartons) per shipping pallet.
16 pcs
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: 1995/A14; EN 61000-3-3: 1995; EN 55024: 1998; FCC Title 47 CFR, Part 15 Class B; ICES-003, Issue 3; GB9254-1998; EMC Directive 89/336/EEC and the Low Voltage Directive 73/23/EEC, and carries the CE-Marking accordingly; list of countries: Australia (C Tick-AS/NZS 3548), Canada (Industry Canada ICES 003-CISPR 22), China (CISPR 22), EU (EMC Directive 89/336/EEC), ISE Countries (CISPR 22), Korea (MIC No. 1996-18), Poland (B-Mark-CISPR 22), Russia (GOST-CISPR 22), Taiwan (BSMI Certified-CNS 13438), USA (FCC Title 47 CFR Part 15 Class B); CISPR 22 Class B
Standard input trays
Standard output capacity for transparencies
50 sheets
List of regulatory safety standards for all countries in which this product has been certified.
IEC 60950 compliant; safety UL listed; EU LVD & EN60950 compliant; countries: Argentina (TUV S Mark-Rs.92/98/Ds.1009/98), Australia (AS/NZ 3260), Canada (cUL-CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 60950-00), China (GB 4943), Czech Republic (CSN-IEC 60950-IEC 60825-1), Estonia (EEI-EN60950-IEC 60825-1), EU (CE Mark-Low Voltage Directive 73/23/EEC), Germany (TUV- EN60950-IEC 60825-1), Hungary (MEEI- IEC 60950-IEC 60825-1), Lithuania (LS- IEC 60950-IEC 60825-1), Mexico (NOM NYCE-NOM 019 SCFI), Poland (B Mark- IEC 60950-IEC60825-1), (Russia (GOST- R50377), Slovakia (IEC 60950-IEC60825-1), Slovenia (SQI- IEC 60950-EN60825-1), South Africa (IEC 60950-IEC60825-1), USA (UL-UL 60950; FDA-21 CFR Chapter 1 Subchapter J for lasers); Class 1 laser/LED product
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Microsoft Windows 98 SE & ME; Microsoft Windows 2000, XP 32-Bit, Server 2003.
Physical dimension.
Additional paper trays
List of additional paper trays supported by this product (paper trays except the standard input tray 1)
Print quality (black, draft quality)
600 DPI
Print quality (black, normal quality)
600 DPI
Non-operating relative humidity (non-condensing)
Range of relative humidity (non-condensing) in which a non-operating product can be stored.
0 - 90%
Recommended operating temperature range (T-T)
20 - 27 °C
I/O ports
An interface on a device to which you can connect another device.
1 x USB 2.0
Custom media sizes
76 x 127 - 216 x 356 (mm)
Other features
Standard media sizes
A4 (210 x 297 mm), A5 (148 x 210 mm), B5 (176 x 250 mm)
Memory upgrade
Memory upgrades for the product (capacity).
Print margin bottom (A4)
0.138" (3.5 mm)
Print margin left (A4)
0.138" (3.5 mm)
Print margin right (A4)
0.138" (3.5 mm)
Print margin top (A4)
0.138" (3.5 mm)
List of typefaces included and any qualifications.
Based on installed typefaces on host computer; print engine only has fonts for internal pages and ASCII
Media weights by paper path
250-sheet input trays, priority feed slot: 60 to 176 g/m2 (up to 200 g/m2 with HP laser cover papers, up to 220 g/m2 with HP laser glossy photo papers); optional 250-sheet input tray: 60 to 163 g/m2
Recommended media weight
Tray 1, 2: 60 to 176; optional Tray 3: 60 to 163
Standard output capacity for envelopes
10 sheets
Envelope feeder
Indicates whether this feature is available on this product and its capacity
Acoustic power emissions
Level of sound power per ISO 9296.
6 B(A)
Acoustic pressure emissions
Level of sound pressure per ISO 9614-1.
47 dB
Print speed (color, normal quality, A4, transparency)
8 ppm
Print quality (color, best quality)
The best print quality for color printing in dots per inch. Manufacturers are optimizing often with software the print quality.
600 DPI
Duplex print options
Description of available duplex options.
Manual (driver support provided)
Print speed (color, full page color, normal quality, A4)
8 ppm
Print speed (color, best quality, A4)
8 ppm
Print speed (black, best quality, A4)
8 ppm
Color printing technology
HP ImageREt 2400
Paper handling
List of the standard and optional input and output paper handling options available with this product.
1-sheet multipurpose tray 1, 250-sheet multipurpose tray 2, optional 250-sheet input tray 3, 125-sheet face-down output bin
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.
600 x 600 DPI
Print quality (color, draft quality)
600 x 600 DPI
Driver updates
Description of driver upgrade characteristics for the product
Latest drivers for Windows are available at
Duplex supported media size
List of duplex media sizes this product can accept; in specified order as in the example
A4, A5, B5 (ISO), B5 (JIS)
Media handling
Memory technology
List of technologies relating to memory enhancement
Memory Enhancement technology (MEt)
Control panel
Description of the control panel of the product; including the available buttons; and the function of each button
2-line, 16 character front panel display, 4 buttons (Cancel job, Left arrow, Right arrow, Select); 2 LEDs (Attention, Ready)
Maximum paper trays
Media size (tray 2)
A4, A5, B5 (ISO, JIS), 76 x 127 to 216 x 356 mm
Media size (tray 3)
A4, A5, B5 (ISO, JIS), 76 x 127 to 216 x 356 mm
Media type and capacity (tray 2)
Sheets: 250, transparencies: 50, envelopes: 10
Media type and capacity (tray 3)
Sheets: 250
Media weight (tray 2)
60 to 176 g/m² (up to 220 g/m² with HP Color Laser Photo Paper)
Media weight (tray 3)
60 to 163 g/m²
Paper handling optional/input
List of the optional input paper handling options available with this product
250-sheet input Tray 3
Paper handling standard/input
List of the standard input paper handling options available with this product
1-sheet multipurpose tray 1, 250-sheet multipurpose tray 2
Paper handling standard/output
List of the standard output paper handling options available with this product
125-sheet face-down output bin
Power consumption (active)
190 W
Service & support
Description of service and support of the product.
HP Websites, HP Customer Support Centre, HP Care Pack
Technical features
True desktop colour laser printing, ultra-quiet at up to 47dB(A) and small at 407 x 453 x 370 mm. Achieve superior print quality with HP Imageret 2400 technology and reliable HP printing supplies. Enjoy fast printing speeds of up to 8 ppm due to built-in 16 MB memory and fast 264 MHz processor.
Package dimensions (W x D x H)
23.5 x 20.6 x 19.6"
Pallet weight (imperial)
853.6 lbs
Weight (imperial)
40.5 lb
Acoustic pressure emissions bystander (active, print, copy or scan)
47 dB(A)
Duplex binding
First page out (black&white, A4, ready)
As fast as 20 sec
First page out (black&white, letter, ready)
As fast as 20 sec
First page out (color, A4, ready)
As fast as 20 sec
First page out (color, letter, ready)
As fast as 20 sec
Maximum printable area
208 x 348
Media sizes supported (imperial)
Letter, legal, executive, envelopes (No.10, Monarch)
Operating altitude (imperial)
10000 ft
Package weight (imperial)
50.6 lb
Print speed (black, best quality, letter)
Up to 8 ppm
Print speed (color, best quality, letter)
Up to 8 ppm
Print speed (grayscale, normal quality, A4 transparency)
Up to 8 ppm
Standard input capacity for envelopes
Up to 10 envelopes
Maximum input capacity (tray 1)
Sheets, transparencies: 1
Maximum input capacity (tray 2)
Sheets: 250, transparencies: 50, envelopes: 10
Maximum input capacity (tray 3)
Sheets: 250
SureSupply connection type
SureSupply software driver
SureSupply supported
Recommended media weight (duplex, imperial)
16 to 28 lb
Standard media sizes (duplex, imperial)
Letter, legal, executive
Standard media sizes (duplex, metric)
A4, A5, B5 (ISO), B5 (JIS)
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Testseek has collected 7 expert reviews for HP LaserJet Color LaserJet 1600 Printer and the average expert rating is 69 of 100. The average score reflects the expert community’s view on this product. Click below and use Testseek to see all ratings, product awards and conclusions.
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Some things just sound too good to be true. For example: a $300 color laser. Surely at that price there must be something seriously wrong with it: impossibly slow speeds, poor output quality, an astronomically high cost per page, or... something. Rig...
Good Low price. Reasonable speed. Low price. Reasonably high quality across the board. Low price.
Bad Slight misregistration in graphics, with thin slices of white showing between blocks of color.
Bottom line The HP Color LaserJet 1600 lowers the entry-level price for color laser printing while still offering reasonable speed and quality...
The purchase price of HP's new entry-level business colour laser printer, the Color LaserJet 1600, is a smidgeon under £200, but do you pay for this low price with higher running costs? Running costs are usually inversely proportional to purchase price, s...
One of our biggest rave reviews last year was for HPs Color LaserJet 2600N, a full-featured color laser printer at the bargain price of $400. Now HP has put the same single-pass, 8-pages-per-minute technology into a compact, quiet printer for an even...
Colour laser printers are now much more affordable and a lot cheaper to run than inkjets. The HP Color LaserJet 1600 comes in at just £200, a price that could make it affordable for some homes as well as small offices. Looks wise, it is a big machine...
Good bull; £200 to buy, • Easy to set up and use, • Quiet in operation...
Bad bull; 1,000 page starter cartridges, • Colour needs tweaking to get good results, • Running costs comparatively high...
Bottom line An entry level colour laser which is cheap to buy but expensive to run...
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