Functions:
Print, copy, scan
 
Speed specifications Speed specifications 
Print speed
650 ft²/hr
Linear scan speed:
Up to 6 in/sec (color, 200 dpi); up to 13 in/sec (grayscale, 200 dpi)
 
Memory specifications Memory specifications 
Internal Storage:
  • Printer: 320 GB
  • Scanner: 500 GB
 
Technical specifications Technical specifications 
Number of print cartridges:
6 (cyan, magenta, chromatic red, yellow, matte black, photo black)
Scanner type:
CCD scanning technology
Scan size, maximum:
42 x 852 in; 36 x 1204 in; 24 x 1491 in; 12 x 2991 in (using a color original at 200 dpi and TIFF file format)
Copies, maximum:
Unlimited
Bit depth:
48-bit/16-bit
 

Paper handling

Paper handling

 
Finished output handling:
  • Printer: Two automatic roll feeds
  • smart roll-switching
  • sheet feed
  • media output bin
  • automatic cutter (Cuts all HP Z-series printer qualified media except canvas. For qualified media, see http://www.hp.com/go/mediasolutionslocator.)
  • Scanner: Straight-through scan paper path for sheet and cardboard originals, adjustable paper pressure for very thin media. Face-down, front entry, rear exit, rewind to front, use document return guide for front-return. Automatic high adjustment of scanner bridge for thick originals up to 15 mm (0.6 in) thickness.
Media types:
Printer: Photographic, fine art printing material, self-adhesive, banner and sign, bond and coated, backlit; Scanner: Non-abrasive paper, vellum, Mylar, sepia, blueprints, plastic, film, plastic laminate, foam board, cardboard, newspaper, tracing paper. Varying condition documents: old, delicate, folded, creased, crumpled, damaged originals (no plywood, stone plates, metal plates or abrasive, dirty, rough, sharp edged, metal clamped, or burned surfaces or transparencies)
Media thickness:
Up to 31.5 mil
 

Connectivity

Connectivity

 
Printing path:
Printer driver, HP Embedded Web Server, direct printing from USB flash drive, email printing, HP Click printing software
Connectivity, standard:
  • Printer: Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-T)
  • Hi-Speed USB 2.0 certified interface for direct printing from USB flash drive
  • EIO Jetdirect accessory slot
  • Scanner: Dual Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-T)
  • Hi-Speed USB 3.0 certified
Print languages:
Adobe PostScript 3, Adobe PDF 1.7, TIFF, JPEG, CALS G4, HP PCL 3 GUI, HP-GL/2, and HP-RTL
 

Power and operating requirements

Power and operating requirements

 
Power consumption:
Printer: < 120 watts (printing); < 32 watts (ready); 1.5 watts (sleep); 0.1 watts (off); Scanner: 90 watts (scanning); 80 watts (ready); < 3 watts (sleep)
Energy efficiency:
  • Printer: ENERGY STAR® qualified
  • Scanner: ENERGY STAR® qualified
  • EPEAT® Bronze
 

Dimensions and weight

Dimensions and weight

 
 

What's included

What's included

 
What's in the box:
Printer: HP DesignJet Z5600 PostScript Printer; printheads; introductory ink cartridges; printer stand and media bin; spindles; quick reference guide; setup poster; start-up software; power cord; Scanner: HP HD Pro 42-in Scanner; stand; touchscreen (panel PC); quick reference guide; media guides; setup poster; copy/scan software; documentation software; Ethernet cables (x2); power cords
Software included:
  • Printer drivers
  • HP Click
  • HP DesignJet Utility including HP Color Center
  • HP DesignJet Excel Accounting Tool
  • integrated software with scan and copy enhancement features