HP LaserJet Pro MFP M26a Specifications

Functions
Print, copy, scan
Multitasking supported
Yes
Print speed black
Normal: Up to 18 ppm [1]
First page out black (A4, ready)
As fast as 9.0 sec
First page out black (A4, sleep)
As fast as 9.7 sec; As fast as 9.8 sec
Print speed color
Normal: [1]
First page out (ready)
Black: As fast as 9.0 sec [2]
First page out (sleep)
Black: As fast as 9.7 sec; As fast as 9.8 sec [2]
First Copy Out
As fast as 14.2 sec [2]
First copy out (sleep)
As fast as 14.3 sec (@220V); As fast as 14.4 sec (@110V) [2]
Duty cycle (monthly, A4)
Up to 5,000 pages [3]
Recommended monthly page volume
100 to 1000 HP recommends that the number of pages per month of imaged output be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including supplies replacement intervals and device life over an extended warranty period.
Print technology
Laser
Print quality black (best)
Up to 600 x 600 dpi
Print languages
PCLm/PCLmS
Display
7 Segment LED
Processor speed
600 MHz
Automatic paper sensor
No
Replacement cartridges
HP 79A Original Black LaserJet Toner Cartridge CF279A [9]
HP ePrint capability
No
Mobile printing capability
No
Wireless capability
No
Connectivity, standard
1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Network ready
No
Minimum system requirements
Windows® 10 (32-bit/64-bit), Windows® 8  (32-bit/64-bit), Windows® 7 (32-bit/64-bit): 1 GHz 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor, 1 GB RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM (64-bit), 400 MB* free hard disk space, CD/DVD-ROM or Internet, USB or Network port; Windows Vista® 32-bit: 1 GHz 32-bit (x86) processor, 1 GB RAM (32-bit), 400 MB* free hard disk space, CD/DVD-ROM or Internet, USB or Network port; Windows Server 2003 32-bit (SP1 or greater), Windows Server 2003 R2 32-bit, Windows Server 2008 32-bit (SP1 or greater), Windows Server 2008 64-bit (SP1 or greater), Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit, Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit (SP1): 1 GHz 32-bit (x86) processor, 1 GB RAM (32-bit), 400 MB* free hard disk space, CD/DVD-ROM or Internet, USB or Network port Mac OS X v10.9, v10.10, v10.11, 1 GB available hard disk space, Internet access
Compatible Operating Systems
Full software installs supported on: Windows® 10 32-bit/64-bit, Windows® 8 & 8.1 32-bit/64-bit, Windows® 7 32-bit/64-bit, Windows Vista® 32-bit/64-bit; Driver only installs supported on: Windows® 2012; Windows® Server 2008 32-bit/64-bit, Windows® Server 2008 R2 (x64) SP1, Windows® Server 2008 (Standard Edition), Windows® Server 2008 (Enterprise Edition), Windows® Server 2003 32-bit/64-bit (SP1 or higher); Apple® OS X EI Capitan (v10.11), OS X Yosemite (v10.10), OS X Mavericks (v10.9), 1 GB available hard disk space, Internet required
Operating system supported footnote number
[11]
Memory
128 MB
Paper handling input, standard
Up to 150 sheets
Paper handling output, standard
Up to 100 sheets
Maximum output capacity (sheets)
Up to 100 sheets
Duplex printing
Manual duplex
Media sizes supported
A4; A5; Envelopes (ISO DL, C5, B5); Post cards (JIS single and double)
Media sizes, custom
76 x 127 to 216 x 356 mm
Media types
Paper (plain, laserjet), envelopes, transparencies, labels, postcards
Media weight, supported
60 to 163 g/m²
Scanner type
Flatbed
Scan file format
Windows Scan Software supports file format: JPG, RAW (BMP), PDF, TIFF, PNG; Mac Scan Software supports file format: TIFF, PNG, JPEG, JPEG-2000, PDF, PDF-Searchable, RTF, TXT
Scan resolution, optical
Up to 1200 dpi
Recommended monthly scan volume
100 - 1,000 HP recommends that the number of pages per month of imaged output be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including supplies replacement intervals and device life over an extended warranty period.
Digital sending standard features
Scan to email by HP Software; Scan to application by HP Software; Scan to file by HP Software
File Format Supported
PDF; TIF; BMP; PNG; JPG
Scan input modes
Solution Center Lite (Windows Vista®) or Device Stage (Windows® 7, 8); TWAIN-compliant or WIA-compliant software
Copy speed (normal)
Black: Up to 18 cpm Color: [4]
Copy resolution (black text)
Up to 600 x 400 dpi
Copy reduce / enlarge settings
25 to 400%
Copies, maximum
Up to 99 copies
Power
Input voltage: 220 to 240 VAC (+/- 12%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz)
Power consumption
355 watts (active printing), 2.2 watts (ready), 1.4 watts (sleep), 0.8 watts (Auto Off/Wake on USB, enabled at shipment), 0.15 watts (Auto-off/Manual-on), 0.15 (Manual Off) [7]
Energy efficiency
ENERGY STAR® qualified; EPEAT® Silver
Blue Angel compliant
Yes; Blue Angel RAL-UZ 205
Operating temperature range
15 to 32.5ºC
Recommended operating humidity range
30 to 70% RH
Acoustic pressure emissions bystander (active, printing)
47 dB(A)
What's in the box
HP LaserJet Pro M26a Printer; Preinstalled HP Original Introductory Black LaserJet Toner Cartridge (500 pages); Installation guide; Setup poster; Support flyer; Warranty guide; Software drivers and documentation on CD-ROM; Power cord [6]
Cable included
No, please purchase USB cable separately
Software included
Windows: HP Installer/Uninstaller, HP PCLmS print driver, HP WIA Scan Driver, HP TWAIN Scan Driver, HP Scan, Status Alerts, HP Update, DXP; Mac HP Installer/Uninstaller, HP PCLmS Print Driver, HP Scan, HP Setup Assistant, HP Utility, HP Alerts, HP Firmware Updater
Warranty
One-year unit exchange warranty. Warranty and support options vary by product, country and local legal requirements. Go to http://www.hp.com/support to learn about HP award winning service and support options in your region.

[1] 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.

[2] 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.

[3] 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.

[4] First Copy Out and Copy Speed measured using ISO/IEC 29183, 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.

[5] Trays and covers not extended.

[6] HP Original Introductory Black LaserJet Toner Cartridge (500 page yield). Actual yields vary considerably based on images printed and other factors. For details see http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies.

[7] 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 115 V device.

[8] 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 value typically based on measurement of 115 V device.

[9] Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 19752 and continuous printing. Actual yields vary considerably based on images printed and other factors. For details see http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies.

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

[11] Driver only installs supported on: Windows® 2012, Windows® Server 2008 32-bit/64-bit, Windows® Server 2008 R2 (x64) SP1, Windows® Server 2008 (Standard Edition), Windows® Server 2008 (Enterprise Edition), Windows® Server 2003 32-bit/64-bit (SP1 or higher).