HP Color LaserJet Enterprise M856dn Specifications

Print speed black (ISO, A4)
Normal: Up to 56 ppm [10] Measured using ISO/IEC 24734 excludes first set of test documents. For more information see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. Exact speed varies depending on the system configuration software application driver and document complexity.
Print speed color (ISO, A4)
Up to 56 ppm [10] Measured using ISO/IEC 24734 excludes first set of test documents. For more information see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. Exact speed varies depending on the system configuration software application driver and document complexity.
First page out (ready)
Black: As fast as 5.9 sec [12] Measured using ISO/IEC 17629. For more information see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. Exact speed varies depending on the system configuration software application driver and document complexity.
First page out (sleep)
Black: As fast as 11.6 sec [12] Measured using ISO/IEC 17629. For more information see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. Exact speed varies depending on the system configuration software application driver and document complexity.
First page out (ready)
Color: As fast as 6.3 sec [12] Measured using ISO/IEC 17629. For more information see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. Exact speed varies depending on the system configuration software application driver and document complexity.
First page out (sleep)
Color: As fast as 11.8 sec [12] Measured using ISO/IEC 17629. For more information see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. Exact speed varies depending on the system configuration software application driver and document complexity.
Print Resolution Technologies
HP ImageREt 4800, Enhanced (600 x 600 dpi), Fine Lines (1200 x 1200 dpi), Quickview (300 x 300 dpi), Pantone Calibrated
Duty cycle (monthly, A4)
Up to 250,000 pages [13] Duty cycle is defined as the maximum number of pages per month of imaged output. This value provides a comparison of product robustness in relation to other HP LaserJet or HP Color LaserJet devices, and enables appropriate deployment of printers and MFPs to satisfy the demands of connected individuals or groups.
Recommended monthly page volume
Up to 50,000 [14] HP recommends that the number of printed pages per month be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including supplies replacement intervals and device life over an extended warranty period.
Processor speed
1.2 GHz
Print languages
HP PCL 6, HP PCL 5 (HP PCL 5 driver available from the Web only), HP postscript level 3 emulation, native PDF printing (v 1.7), Apple AirPrint™, Google Cloud Print
Display
4.3-in(10.92 cm) Color Graphics Display(CGD) with touchscreen; rotating (adjustable angle)
Replacement cartridges
W2010A HP 659A Black LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~16,000 pages); W2011A HP 659A Cyan LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~13,000 pages); W2012A HP 659A Yellow LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~13,000 pages); W2013A HP 659A Magenta LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~13,000 pages); W2010X HP 659X Black LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~34,000 pages); W2011X HP 659X Cyan LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~29,000 pages); W2012X HP 659X Yellow LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~29,000 pages); W2013X HP 659X Magenta LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~29,000 pages); W2004A HP 660A Original LaserJet Imaging Drum (~65,000 pages, universal for all 4 colors) [8] Average black and color composite (C/M/Y) declared toner yields based on ISO/IEC 19798 and continuous printing. Actual yields vary considerably based on images printed and other factors. For details see http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies. Dynamic security enabled printer. Only intended to be used with cartridges using an HP original chip. Cartridges using a non-HP chip may not work, and those that work today may not work in the future. http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies
Mobile printing capability
HP ePrint; Apple AirPrint™; Google Cloud Print™; Mopria™ Certified; ROAM capable for easy printing To enable HP Roam, some devices may require firmware to be upgraded and an optional accessory to add Bluetooth® Low Energy (BLE) beaconing capabilities. Subscription may be required. For more information, visit http://hp.com/go/roam [15]
Wireless capability
Optional, enabled with purchase of a wireless hardware accessory. Single band Wireless Station and Wi-Fi Direct functionality available with HP Jetdirect 3000w NFC/Wireless Accessory J8030A, Dual band Wireless Station and Wi-Fi Direct functionality available with HP Jetdirect 3100w BLE/NFC/Wireless Accessory 3JN69A, Dual band Wireless Station functionality available with HP Jetdirect 2900nw Print Server J8031A
Connectivity, standard
1 Hi-Speed Device USB 2.0; 2 Hi-Speed USB 2.0 rear host ports; 1 walkup USB 2.0 host port; 1 Gigabit/Fast Ethernet 10/100/1000 Base-TX network port; 1 Hardware Integration Pocket 2nd generation (HIP2)
Connectivity, optional
HP Jetdirect 2900nw Print Server J8031A, HP Jetdirect 3100w BLE/NFC/Wireless Accessory 3JN69A
Minimum System Requirements
2 GB available hard disk space, Internet connection, USB port, Internet browser. For additional OS hardware requirements see microsoft.com
Minimum System Requirements for Macintosh
2 GB available hard drive space, Internet connection or USB port, OS hardware requirements see apple.com
Compatible Operating Systems
Windows Client OS (32/64 bit): Win10, Win8.1, Win7 Starter Edition SP1, UPD Win7 Ultimate; Mobile OS: iOS, Android; Apple® macOS High Sierra v10.13, Apple® macOS Mojave v10.14, Mac: Apple® macOS Catalina v10.15; Discrete PCL6 Printer Driver: For more information on the supported operating systems go to http://support.hp.com, Enter your product name and search, Click on User Guides and enter your product name and search for User Guide, Search for your (Product Name) User Guide, Search for the Supported Operating Systems section; UPD PCL6 / PS Printer Drivers: For more information on the supported operating systems go to http://support.hp.com, Enter your product name and search, Click on User Guides and enter your product name and search for User Guide, Search for your (Product Name) User Guide, Search for the Supported Operating Systems section, UPD PCL6 / PS Printer Drivers, Supported Operating systems, For more information on the supported operating systems see www.hp.com/go/upd
Memory
1.5 GB
Maximum Memory
3.5 GB
Internal Storage
Optional 500 GB HDD: HP Secure High Performance Hard Disk drive 500 GB B5L29A; HP TAA Version Secure Hard Disk Drive 5EL03A
Paper handling output, standard
500-sheet output bin
Paper handling input, optional
Add up to two: 1x550-sheet paper tray; Add up to one: 2x550-sheet paper tray and stand; 2,700 (1,600+1,100) sheet HCI paper tray and stand; or stand
Paper handling input, standard
100-sheet multipurpose tray, 550-sheet input tray
Maximum output capacity (sheets)
Up to 500 sheets
Duplex printing
Automatic (standard)
Media sizes supported
100-sheet multipurpose Tray 1: A3, A4, A4-R, A5, A6, RA3, SRA3, RA4, SRA4, B4 (JIS), B5 (JIS), B6 (JIS); Oficio 216x340, 8K (270 x 390), 8K (260 x 368), 8K (273 x 394), 16K (195 x 270), 16K (184 x 260), 16K (197 x 273); Postcard (JIS), Dpostcard (JIS), Envelopes: B5, C5, C6, DL; 550-sheet input Tray 2: A3, A4, A4-R, A5, RA4, SRA4, B4 (JIS), B5 (JIS); Oficio 216x340, 8K (270 x 390), 8K (260 x 368), 8K (273 x 394), 16K (195 x 270), 16K (184 x 260), 16K (197 x 273); Dpostcard (JIS); Optional 1x550 and 2x550 tray and stand: A3, A4, A4-R, A5, RA3, SRA3, RA4, SRA4, B4 (JIS), B5 (JIS); Oficio 216x340, 8K (270 x 390), 8K (260 x 368), 8K (273 x 394), 16K (195 x 270), 16K (184 x 260), 16K (197 x 273); Dpostcard (JIS); Optional 2700-sheet HCI paper tray and stand: A4
Media sizes, custom
100-sheet multipurpose Tray 1: 64 x 127 to 320 x 457.2 mm; 550-sheet input Tray 2: 148 x 148 to 297 x 431.8 mm; Optional 1x550 and 2x550 tray and stand: 148 x 148 to 320 x 457.2 mm; Optional 2700-sheet HCI paper tray and stand: 279.4 x 210 mm to 297 x 215.9
Media types
Paper (plain, heavy, extra heavy, glossy, light, recycle, tough), envelopes, labels, glossy film, cardstock, transparencies
Media weight, supported
100-sheet multipurpose Tray 1: 60 to 300 g/m², 550-sheet input Tray 2: 60 to 256 g/m², Optional 1x550 and 2x550 tray and stand: 60 to 256 g/m², Optional 2700-sheet HCI paper tray and stand: 60 to 256 g/m²
Power
Input voltage: 100 V to 127 V nominal (+/-10%), 50 - 60 Hz nominal (+/- 3 Hz), 12 A; Input voltage: 220 V to 240 V nominal (+/-10%), 50 - 60 Hz nominal (+/- 3 Hz), 6 A
Power consumption
870 watts (printing), 77 watts (Ready), 0.7 watts (Sleep), 0.7 watts (HP Auto-Off/Auto On), 0.08 watts (Auto-Off), 0.08 watts (Off) [6]
Energy efficiency
ENERGY STAR® qualified; EPEAT® Silver; CECP
Blue Angel compliant
Yes, Blue Angel DE-UZ 205—only ensured when using Original HP supplies
Operating temperature range
10 to 32.5°C
Recommended operating humidity range
30 to 70% RH
Acoustic power emissions (ready)
4.9 B(A) [16] Acoustic values are subject to change. For current information see http://www.hp.com/support. Configuration tested: base model, simplex printing, A4 paper at an average of 56 ppm.
Acoustic pressure emissions bystander (active, printing)
53 dB(A) [16] Acoustic values are subject to change. For current information see http://www.hp.com/support. Configuration tested: base model, simplex printing, A4 paper at an average of 56 ppm.
Minimum dimensions (W x D x H)
556 x 610 x 520 mm [4] With no accessories and multi-purpose tray closed
Maximum dimensions (W x D x H)
921 x 610 x 598 mm [4] With no accessories and multi-purpose tray closed
Weight
52.3 kg [5] With print cartridges
Package dimensions (W x D x H)
786 x 736 x 652 mm
Package weight
59.48 kg
What's in the box
HP Color LaserJet Enterprise M856dn printer; HP Black Original LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~16,000 pages), HP Cyan, Magenta and Yellow Original LaserJet Toner Cartridges (~13,000 pages each), and 4 HP Original LaserJet Imaging Drums (~65,000 pages each color); Getting started Guide; 1 Power cord
What is in the box footnote
Standard cartridges included; yields 16,000 black and 13,000 color composite (C/M/Y) pages. Average black and color composite (C/M/Y) declared toner yields based on ISO/IEC 19798 and continuous printing. Actual yields vary considerably based on images printed and other factors. For details see http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies.
What is in the box footnote number
[3]
Cable included
No, please purchase USB cable separately
Warranty
One-year, next-business day, onsite warranty. Warranty and support options vary by product, country and local legal requirements. Contact your Contractual Vendor or go to hp.com/support to learn about HP award winning service and support options in your region. (Warranty Code 4G; Warranty ID A001)

[1] Optional 500GB Hard Disk

[2] EPEAT® registered where applicable. EPEAT registration varies by country. See http://www.epeat.net for registration status by country.

[3] Standard cartridges included; yields 16,000 black and 13,000 color composite (C/M/Y) pages. Average black and color composite (C/M/Y) declared toner yields based on ISO/IEC 19798 and continuous printing. Actual yields vary considerably based on images printed and other factors. For details see http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies.

[4] With no accessories and multi-purpose tray closed

[5] With print cartridges

[6] Power requirements are based on the country/region where the printer is sold. Do not convert operating voltages. This will damage the printer and void the product warranty. Power consumption values typically based on measurement of 115V device.

[7] BA TEC is equal to Best TEC. Power requirements are based on the country/region where the printer is sold. Do not convert operating voltages. This will damage the printer and void the product warranty. Energy Star Version 3.0 TEC is not comparable to Energy Star Version 2.0 TEC values or BA TEC values. BA uses Energy Star Version 2.0 TEC. Energy Star value typically based on measurement of 115V device.

[8] Average black and color composite (C/M/Y) declared toner yields based on ISO/IEC 19798 and continuous printing. Actual yields vary considerably based on images printed and other factors. For details see http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies.

[9] To achieve maximum memory, purchase a DIMM accessory (TAA compliant only with TAA compliant DIMM). A firmware update may be required for configuration page to accurately reflect the accessory DIMM is installed.

[10] Measured using ISO/IEC 24734 excludes first set of test documents. For more information see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. Exact speed varies depending on the system configuration software application driver and document complexity.

[11] Measured using ISO 24734 Feature Test A5 Landscape Feed. Speed may vary based on content PC media orientation and media type.

[12] Measured using ISO/IEC 17629. For more information see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. Exact speed varies depending on the system configuration software application driver and document complexity.

[13] Duty cycle is defined as the maximum number of pages per month of imaged output. This value provides a comparison of product robustness in relation to other HP LaserJet or HP Color LaserJet devices, and enables appropriate deployment of printers and MFPs to satisfy the demands of connected individuals or groups.

[14] HP recommends that the number of printed pages per month be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including supplies replacement intervals and device life over an extended warranty period.

[15] To enable HP Roam, some devices may require firmware to be upgraded and an optional accessory to add Bluetooth® Low Energy (BLE) beaconing capabilities. Subscription may be required. For more information, visit http://hp.com/go/roam

[16] Acoustic values are subject to change. For current information see http://www.hp.com/support. Configuration tested: base model, simplex printing, A4 paper at an average of 56 ppm.