Product can be used with Apple Mac software and/or hardware.
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, 6
Printer management software used by this product included as standard
HP Web Jetadmin, HP LaserJet Utility, HP Embedded Web Server, E-Toolbox
100 - 127V / 220 - 240V, 50/60 Hz (+/- 2 Hz)
Ethernet, Fast Ethernet
Technology that communicates with other devices without a physical connection e.g. radio, WiFi.
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Microsoft Windows 98, Me, NT 4.0, 2000, XP, Server 2003; Apple Mac OS 9.x +, OS X v.10.1 +
Print quality (black, draft quality)
Recommended operating temperature range (T-T)
15 - 32.5 °C
An interface on a device to which you can connect another device.
1 x IEEE 1284-B parallel
1 x USB 2.0
1 x EIO
Custom media sizes
76 x 127 - 216 x 356 mm
Standard media sizes
A4, A5, B5 (JIS), letter, legal
Memory upgrades for the product (capacity).
Print margin bottom (A4)
0.0787" (2 mm)
Print margin left (A4)
0.0787" (2 mm)
Print margin right (A4)
0.0787" (2 mm)
Print margin top (A4)
0.118" (3 mm)
List of typefaces included and any qualifications.
Media weights by paper path
60 - 200 g/m2; 60 - 120 g/m2
Acoustic power emissions
Level of sound power per ISO 9296.
Duplex print options
Description of available duplex options.
Manual (driver support provided)
Print speed (black, best quality, A4)
List of the standard and optional input and output paper handling options available with this product.
HP LaserJet 2430 series printers: Built-in automatic duplex unit (HP LaserJet 2430dtn only), 850 sheets standard input capacity (1 x 100-sheet/ 10 envelope multipurpose tray, 1 x 250-sheet tray, 1 x 500-sheet tray), paper input level indicators, straight-
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.
1200 x 1200 DPI
Description of driver upgrade characteristics for the product
Most recent printer drivers and software for all supported operating systems available at http://www.hp.com/support/lj2400; OS/2 drivers are available from IBM and are packaged with OS/2
List of technologies relating to memory enhancement
Memory Enhancement technology (MEt), Double Data Rate memory technology
Paper handling optional/input
List of the optional input paper handling options available with this product
Paper handling standard/input
List of the standard input paper handling options available with this product
100-sheet multipurpose Tray 1, 250-sheet input Tray 2, 500-sheet input Tray 3
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)
Printer firmware and networking firmware can be remotely upgraded
Service & support
Description of service and support of the product.
HP Web sites, HP Customer Support Center, HP Care Packs
Add fonts, forms, and third-party solutions via CompactFlash support.
Additional 500-sheet input tray, automatic two-sided printing* enable greater flexibility