HP Designjet Z3200 44-in PostScript Photo Printer
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HP Designjet Z3200 44-in PostScript Photo Printer

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Overview

  • Easily, consistently, and cost-effectively produce gallery-quality black & white and color prints. Utilize a wide color gamut with 12 Original HP Photo Inks, including an HP 73 Chromatic Red ink, HP Quad-black ink set, & HP Gloss Enhancer. HP DreamColor Technologies—with embedded spectrophotometer & enhanced HP Color Center—enable easy calibration & profiling for accurate, consistent color and the creation and sharing of paper presets. Experience efficient operation & great ink efficiency.[6]
  • This 12-ink HP Designjet, with new HP 73 Chromatic Red ink, delivers long-lasting gallery-quality prints in black and white and color. It enables easy calibration and profiling with its embedded spectrophotometer[3] and also delivers great ink efficiency.[9]
  • Base model with 44-inch capabilities and embedded Adobe PS/PDF RIP included in-box

Ideal for

  • Creative professionals who want to produce accurate gallery-quality black-and-white and color prints easily, consistently, and cost-effectively

Features

Produce gallery-quality black-and-white, color prints

  • This 12-ink HP Designjet, with HP 73 Chromatic Red ink, delivers long-lasting gallery-quality prints in black and white and color (up to 200 years)[1].
  • Create beautiful black-and-white prints with smooth transitions, deep blacks, and neutral grays with the HP Quad-black ink set.
  • Get superior gloss uniformity and minimize bronzing on most glossy photo papers with HP Gloss Enhancer[3].
  • Enjoy an expanded color gamut which achieves 95% PANTONE® coverage[8] enabled by chromatic red ink.
  • Over 50 HP papers, including photo, fine art, coated, and display-graphic printing materials.

Easily calibrate and profile with HP DreamColor Technologies

  • Calibration and profiling are made simple with HP DreamColor Technologies and the embedded spectrophotometer[2] which helps you generate custom ICC profiles in-house.
  • Simplify workflows: easily access, create, and share paper presets[7] using the enhanced HP Color Center.
  • Create a customized PANTONE® simulation swatchbook[5] with HP Professional PANTONE® Emulation.[4]
  • Go to the HP Knowledge Center for answers, control color settings with Adobe Photoshop CS3[12].

Enables productive operation and great ink efficiency[6]

  • Print rich, dark blacks on matte and glossy papers without swapping ink cartridges.
  • Save time and money: embedded TIFF, JPEG, and Adobe PS3/PDF RIP enables direct job submission, queueing, and nesting[5].
  • Optimize performance and get great ink efficiency[6] with automatic servicing routines. An Optical Drop Detector (ODD) prevents nozzle clogging, printing errors, and media waste.
  • Efficiency-enhancing features include an HP Embedded Web Server and print previews which mean no trial and error.
  • Embedded TIFF, JPEG, and Adobe PS3/PDF RIP—enables direct job submission, queuing, nesting[8].

[1]Image permanence estimates by HP Image Permanence Lab and Wilhelm Imaging Research, Inc. based on testing on a range of HP photo, fine art, and specialty papers with Original HP inks. For details, see hp.com/go/supplies/printpermanence.

[2]Embedded in this HP Designjet Photo Printer is an i1 spectrophotometer from X-Rite. Close collaboration between HP and X-Rite ensures a reliable solution that's been thoroughly tested to meet customer demands for ease, quality, and dependability.

[3]Bronzing is minimized as an image-quality issue when HP gloss enhancer is used. HP gloss enhancer can be used on photo paper, with the exception of matte-finish papers.

[4]HP Professional PANTONE® Emulation is approved by PANTONE®. The PANTONE® MATCHING SYSTEM and PANTONE® Goe license for the HP Designjet Z3200 Photo Printer is pending. Learn more at hp.com/go/Z3200/PANTONE.

[5]HP Professional PANTONE® Emulation, remote management, queue management, nesting, job submission and storage capabilities, and support for 16-bit TIFF and JPEG files are standard on HP Designjet Z3200ps Photo printers only.

[6]Based on internal HP testing, the HP Designjet Z3200 PostScript Photo Printer series utilizes at least 30% less ink during routine maintenance operations versus select printers from other vendors.

[7]Visit hp.com/go/Z3200/paperpresets to find paper presets for HP and other commercially available media.

[8]95% coverage of PANTONE® MATCHING SYSTEM and PANTONE® Goe System, based on HP internal testing (PANTONE® approval pending). Please visit hp.com/go/Z3200/PANTONE for final results.

[9]Based on internal HP testing, the HP Designjet Z3200 Photo Printer series utilizes at least 30% less ink during routine maintenance operations versus select printers from other vendors.

[10]Visit http://hp.com/go/Z3200/paperpresets to find paper presets for HP and other commercially available media.

[11]95% coverage of PANTONE* MATCHING SYSTEM and PANTONE* Goe System, based on HP internal testing (PANTONE* approval pending). Please visit http://hp.com/go/Z3200/PANTONE for final results.

[12]Avoid double color management when using Adobe Photoshop CS3 Improved Printing Experience—co-developed by HP—for both Mac and Windows Vista. Check http://hp.com/go/Z3200/solutions for more details on the exact configurations supported.

[13]JPEG, PDF, PS, and TIFF file formats supported.

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Specs

Printer specifications

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Product Differentiator

  • Base model with 44-inch capabilities and embedded Adobe PS/PDF RIP included in-box

Functions

  • Print

Resolution (black)

  • Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi

Resolution (color)

  • Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi

Print Technology

  • HP Thermal Inkjet

Processor speed

  • 600 MHz

Number of print cartridges

  • 12 (blue, green, magenta, red, yellow, gray, photo black, matte black, light cyan, light gray, light magenta, gloss enhancer)

Replacement cartridges

  • HP 70 Matte Black Cartridge (130 ml), HP 70 Photo Black Cartridge (130 ml), HP 70 Gray Cartridge (130 ml), HP 70 Light Gray Cartridge (130 ml), HP 70 Magenta Cartridge (130 ml), HP 70 Yellow Cartridge (130 ml), HP 70 Light Magenta Cartridge (130 ml), HP 73 Chromatic Red Cartridge (130 ml), HP 70 Green Cartridge (130 ml), HP 70 Blue Cartridge (130 ml), HP 70 Gloss Enhancer Cartridge (130 ml), HP 70 Light Cyan Cartridge (130 ml)

Compatible ink types

  • Pigment-based

Print languages

  • Adobe PostScript 3, Adobe PDF 1.6, TIFF, JPEG, HP PCL 3 GUI

Connectivity

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HP ePrint capability

  • No

Connectivity, standard

  • Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-T); Hi-Speed USB 2.0 certified; EIO Jetdirect accessory slot

Connectivity, optional

  • HP Jetdirect EIO print servers

Network ready

  • Standard

Ports

  • 1 LAN, 1 USB, 1 EIO

Minimum system requirements

  • Microsoft® Windows® XP Home, Windows® XP Professional: Intel Pentium 4, 1 GHz; 512 MB RAM; 2 GB available hard disk space

  • Mac OS X v 10.4, v 10.5: PowerPC G3 or Intel Core Processor; 256 MB RAM; 1 GB available hard disk space

Compatible operating systems

  • Microsoft® Windows® 7 Ultimate/Professional/Home Premium, Windows Vista® Ultimate/Business/Home Premium, Windows® XP (32-bit, 64-bit) Professional/Home, Windows® Server 2008 (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows® Server 2008 R2, Windows® Server 2003 (32-bit, 64-bit); Mac OS X v 10.4, v 10.5, v 10.6, v 10.7; Citrix XenApp; Citrix XenServer

Memory specs

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Memory, standard

  • 256 MB

Memory, maximum

  • 256 MB

Printer management

  • HP Web Jetadmin

Embedded web server

  • Yes

Browser supported

  • Internet Explorer 5.0 and higher, Netscape 6.0.1 and higher, Safari for Mac OS 10.3 and higher, Mozilla 1.5 and higher

Hard disk

  • Standard, 80 GB

Non-printable area (cut-sheet)

  • 0.2 x 0.67 x 0.2 x 0.2 in

Guaranteed minimum line width

  • 0.0022 in (ISO/IEC 13660:2001(E))

Line accuracy

  • +/- 0.2%

Color stability

  • < 1 dE2000 in less than 5 minutes

Print repeatability

  • Average < 0.5 dE2000, 95% of colors < 1.4 dE2000

Maximum optical density (black)

  • 4 L* min/2.5 D (with HP Premium Instant Dry Photo Gloss media with Original HP inks)

Paper handling

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Finished output handling

  • Sheet feed; roll feed; media bin; automatic cutter (cuts all media except canvas)

Media sizes supported

  • A, B, C, D, E

Media sizes supported

  • A4, A3, A2, A1, A0

Media sizes, custom

  • 8.3 x 11 to 44 x 66 in

Media types

  • Photographic (satin, gloss, semi-gloss, matte, Baryte paper ), proofing (semi-gloss, high-gloss contract, semi-gloss contract, matte), fine art printing material (smooth, textured, watercolor, satin, aquarella, litho-realistic, canvas), self-adhesive (indoor, vinyl, polypropylene), banner and sign (display film, indoor banner, scrim, polypropylene, Tyvek, outdoor, billboard, PVC-free), bond and coated (bond, coated, heavyweight coated, super heavyweight plus matte, colored), technical (tracing, translucent bond, vellum), film (clear, matte, polyester), backlit, fabric/textile (flag, polyester, silk)

Recommended media weight

  • 133 lb

Media sizes, standard

  • 8.3 to 44-in wide sheets; 11 to 44-in rolls

Supported media weight

  • 500 g/m2

Media weights by paper path

  • 133 lb

Roll maximum output

  • 300 ft

Roll external diameter

  • 5.3 in

Media thickness

  • Up to 31.5 mil

Power & operating requirements

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Power

  • Input voltage (autoranging): 100 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz), 2 amps max

Power consumption

  • < 170 watts (printing), < 31 watts (ready), < 12 watts (< 30 watts with embedded Digital Front End) (sleep), 0.1 watts (off)

Energy efficiency

  • ENERGY STAR® qualified

Operating temperature range

  • 41 to 104ºF

Operating humidity range

  • 20 to 80% RH

Dimensions & weight

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Dimensions (W x D x H)

  • 69.7 x 27.2 x 41.2 in

Weight

  • 189 lb

Package weight

  • 271 lb

What's included

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What's in the box

  • HP Designjet Z3200 Photo Printer; spindle; printheads; introductory ink cartridges; Original HP media roll; printer stand; rear tray; 3-in core adapter; quick reference guide; setup poster; USB cable; power cord; HP Start-up kit including printer software

Cable included

  • Yes, 1 USB

Warranty

  • One-year warranty with on-site, next business-day service

Software included

  • Printer drivers, HP Printer Utility including HP Color Center

Speed specifications

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Mechanical print time, US D color image, best mode, glossy

  • 12.4 min/page

Mechanical print time, US D color image, normal mode, glossy

  • 7.2 min/page

Mechanical print time, US D color image, draft mode, coated

  • 2 min/page

Mechanical print time, US D color image, normal mode, coated

  • 3.8 min/page

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