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HP Color LaserJet 5500 Series Printer - Printer Configurations

Introduction

This document explains the features of each available configuration of an HP Color LaserJet 5500 series printer. The printer is available in each of the configurations described below.

Download the printer's User Guide from the HP website.

HP Color LaserJet 5500 series printer (base model)

The HP Color LaserJet 5500 series printer is a four-color laser printer that prints 21 pages per minute (ppm). See Figure 1.

  • Trays: The printer comes with a multipurpose tray (Tray 1) that holds up to 100 sheets of various print media or 20 envelopes and a 500-sheet paper feeder (Tray 2) that supports various paper sizes. It also supports optional 500-sheet paper feeders (Trays 3 and 4).

  • Connectivity: The printer provides parallel and network ports for connectivity. The printer also contains three enhanced input/output (EIO) slots, a FIR connection, and a standard type c bidirectional parallel cable interface (IEEE-1284 compliant).

  • Memory: The printer contains 96 megabytes (MB) of synchronous dynamic random access memory (SDRAM). To allow for memory expansion, the printer has three 168-pin DIMM slots that accept 64, 128, or 256 MB RAM each. This printer can support up to 416 MB of memory. An optional hard disk drive is available.

HP Color LaserJet 5500n series product model (not available in AP)

The HP Color LaserJet 5500n series printer model includes the features of the HP Color LaserJet 5500 series printer, plus an HP Jetdirect 615n print server EIO network card. See Figure 1.

HP Color LaserJet 5500dn series printer model

The HP Color LaserJet 5500dn series printer model includes the features of the HP Color LaserJet 5500n series printer model, plus automatic two-sided (duplex) printing. See Figure 1.

HP Color LaserJet 5500dtn series printer model

The HP Color LaserJet 5500dtn series printer model includes the features of the HP Color LaserJet 5500dn series printer model, an additional 500-sheet paper feeder (Tray 3), a stand, and a total of 160 MB of SDRAM. See Figure 2.

HP Color LaserJet 5500hdn series printer model

The HP Color LaserJet 5500hdn series printer model includes the features of the HP Color LaserJet 5500dtn series printer model, a hard disk, and another 500-sheet paper feeder (Tray 4). See Figure 3.

Figure 1: HP Color LaserJet 5500, 5500n, and 5500dn series printer models

Figure 2: HP Color LaserJet 5500dtn series printer model

Figure 3: HP Color LaserJet 5500hdn series printer model

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