HP Designjet T7100 Printer
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HP Designjet T7100 Printer

   Part: CQ105A


  • The HP Designjet T7100 Printer offers powerful production printing. You're more versatile with high-quality color and low-cost monochrome capabilities. More productive with low-maintenance operation and fast speeds. And ultimately more confident with a printer that integrates easily, is configurable and upgradeable, and is simple to manage using Original HP media and supplies, designed together with the printer.
  • This production-strength HP printer combines low-cost mono printing with quality color—and delivers a breakthrough TCO. Replace your mono LED and aging color printer with a single HP device that's also easy to upgrade because of its modular design.

Ideal for

  • Produce a range of applications, including low-cost CAD monochrome drawings and GIS documents to high-quality renders and presentations.


Print 4 A1/D-sized pages/min, experience a low TCO.

  • Enjoy high-speed, unattended printing.
  • Radically simplify and speed up your entire workflow.
  • Save time and expense—versus costly LED printing—with low-maintenance HP inkjet printing.
  • Choose the configuration that best fits your printing needs today—and tomorrow.

One printer to meet your mono and color needs.

  • Produce monochrome CAD drawings for the same cost as your current LED prints—and even use laser paper.
  • Impress customers with crisp, accurate renders, professional images on photo paper, and presentations.
  • Explore the broad HP printing materials portfolio—consistent, high-quality results save time and money.

Seamlessly integrates with any IT environment.

  • Rest assured, this printer is easy to integrate, manage, and secure.
  • Print confidently, knowing this Designjet supports the next generation of mainstream applications and formats.
  • Manage your printing costs more effectively with embedded job accounting functionality.

[1]The HP Designjet T7100 Printer series includes color and mono-only models. Color capability is available on the HP Designjet T7100 Printer.

[2]HP Instant Printing Pro functionality comes with the purchase of the optional HP PostScript/PDF Upgrade.

[3]5% coverage on D/A1 size drawings.

[4]Requires purchase of the HP PostScript/PDF Upgrade accessory.

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Printer specifications

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  • Print

Print speed, maximum

  • 1320 ft²/hr

Resolution (black)

  • Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi from 1200 x 1200 input dpi and Optimization For Photo Paper selected

Resolution (color)

  • Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi

Print Technology

  • HP Thermal Inkjet

Processor speed

  • 1 GHz

Number of print cartridges

  • 6 (cyan, magenta, yellow, matte black, gray, dark gray)

Compatible ink types

  • Dye-based (C, M, Y, G, DG); pigment-based (mK)

Print languages

  • HP-GL/2, HP-RTL, CALS G4


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HP ePrint capability

  • No

Connectivity, standard

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

Connectivity, optional

  • Compatible HP Jetdirect LAN cards

Network ready

  • Standard

Minimum system requirements

  • Microsoft® Windows® 7: 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor (1 GHz); 1 GB RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM (64-bit); 2 GB available hard disk space; Windows Vista® Ultimate/Business/Home Premium: 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor (1 GHz); 1 GB RAM; 2 GB available hard disk space; Windows® XP Professional/Home (SP2 or higher): Intel Pentium family or AMD K6/Athlon/Duron family (1 GHz); 512 MB RAM; 2 GB available hard disk space

  • Mac OS X v 10.5: PowerPC G3 or Intel Core processor; 256 MB RAM; 1 GB available hard disk space; Mac OS X v 10.6: Mac computer with Intel Core processor; 1 GB RAM; 2 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 2003 (32-bit, 64-bit); Mac OS X v 10.5, v 10.6; Citrix XenApp; Citrix XenServer

Memory specs

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Memory, standard

  • 32 GB (virtual)

Hard disk

  • Standard, 160 GB

Guaranteed minimum line width

  • 0.0024 in (ISO/IEC 13660:2001(E))

Line accuracy

  • +/- 0.1%

Paper handling

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Finished output handling

  • Two roll feeds (upgradeable to three); automatic roll switching; automatic cutter; media bin

Media types

  • 2 and 3-in core: bond and coated paper (bond, coated, recycled, heavyweight coated), technical paper (natural tracing, translucent bond, vellum), film (clear, matte, polyester), photographic paper (satin, gloss, semi-gloss, matte, high-gloss), self-adhesive (indoor paper, polypropylene, vinyl), banner and sign material (backlit, outdoor paper, blue back billboard paper)

Recommended media weight

  • 16 to 90 lb

Media sizes, standard

  • 11 to 42-in rolls

Roll maximum output

  • 300 ft

Roll external diameter

  • 7.08 in

Media thickness

  • Up to 15.7 mil

Power & operating requirements

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  • Input voltage (auto ranging): 100 to 127 VAC (+/- 10%), 5 A; 220 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 3 A; 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz)

Power consumption

  • 270 watts (printing); 420 watts (maximum); < 100 watts (ready); < 9 watts (<46 watts with embedded Digital Front End) (sleep); < 0.5 watts (off)

Energy efficiency

  • ENERGY STAR® qualified

Operating temperature range

  • 41 to 104ºF

Dimensions & weight

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Dimensions (W x D x H)

  • 77.7 x 27.6 x 54.1 in


  • 412 lb

Package weight

  • 484 lb

What's included

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What's in the box

  • HP Designjet T7100 Printer; printheads; introductory ink cartridges; printer stand; media bin; 3-in spindle adaptor kit (x2); maintenance cartridge; startup software; quick reference guide; setup poster; power cords


  • One-year limited hardware warranty

Software included

  • HP Instant Printing, HP Instant Printing Pro with optional PostScript/PDF upgrade, SCP reprocontrol for HP (free trial), HP Utility for Mac and Windows

Speed specifications

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

  • 4 min/page

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

  • 3.1 min/page

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

  • 17.5 sec/page

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

  • 1.25 min/page

Mechanical print time, color line drawing, draft mode, plain

  • 15.5 sec/page

US D color line drawings/hr, draft mode, plain

  • 165 D prints per hour

Mechanical print time, b&w line drawing, draft mode, plain

  • 165 D prints per hour

Mechanical print time, line drawing, economode, plain

  • 165 D prints per hour

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