With an HP Color LaserJet 8550 printer, anyone can produce professional-looking materials easily and inexpensively. Whether you're printing brochures, spread-sheets, newsletters or postcards. The HP Color LaserJet 8550 printer delivers the quality it takes to create a professional image—for you and your business.
The HP Color LaserJet 8550 printer, through a combination of great technology and inventive engineering, offers great color right out of the box. It provides a powerful blend of automatic color features to generate excellent color results for the general office user plus sophisticated tools for the experienced color professional to use!
24 PPM in black (letter) and 6 PPM in Color (letter)
600 x 600 True DPI
Wide Format (12" x 18.5")
32 MB RAM (expandable to 512 MB)
200 Mhz Processor (First page out in 53 in color and 38 seconds in black)
HP ImageREt 2400 for better image quality
Connects Via Parallel
Environments: Windows 3.1, 95, 98, 2000, NT 4.0, Windows XP, DOS, Mac OS and AutoCAD Drivers
HP Color LaserJet 8550: Supplies and Accessories Options
HP Color LaserJet 8550 Specifications
Part # C7096A
Color LaserJet 8550
Manufacturer Part #
HP Color Laser
ImageREt 2400, HP Colorsmart II with sRGB ImageREt 2400 provides color print quality to produce photo-realistic images, bold graphics, laser text and refined thin lines.
First Page Out
600 x 600 dpi with HP ImageREt 2400
IEEE 1284-compliant Bi-Directional Parallel 2 Open EIO slots
Languages and Fonts
Adobe® PostScript® 3, HP PCL 5c enhanced
136 Adobe® Type 1, 45 HP Fontsmart
32 MB (Expandable to 512 MB) 6 Open Slots Memory options designed for the HP 8500/8550 Series Color LaserJet: SDRAM DIMM (May be added in any combination, but must be added in equal pairs) 8 MB RAM (Part #: C7842A) 16 MB RAM (Part #: C7843A) 32 MB RAM (Part #: C7845A) 64 MB RAM (Part #:Q1887A) 128 MB RAM (Part #: C9121A)
Optional 3.2 GB (Part #: C2985B)
600 Sheet Input Capacity consists of 2 trays: One 100 Sheet Side Panal Tray One 500 Sheet Lower Paper Tray
600 Sheets in Top Printer Tray
Optional Automatic Duplex (Part #: C4782A) The auto duplex option automatically turns the paper over for two-sided printing
Media Types: Plain paper, copier paper, recycled paper, glossy paper, coated paper, laser paper, labels, envelopes, transparencies, cover, card stock Media Sizes: Letter, legal, tabloid (11" X 17"), executive, ledger, envelopes (no. 10, Monarch), 3.9" X 7.5" to 12" X 18.5" Media Weights: 16 to 28 lb
Monthly Duty Cycle
60,000 Sheets The duty cycle is the maximum recommended number of printed pages per month to ensure long printer life.
These toners are designed specifically for the HP 8500/8550 Series Color LaserJet: Black Toner (Part #: C4149A) Yields 17,000 Pages @ 5% Coverage Cyan Toner (Part #: C4150A) Yields 8,500 Pages @ 5% Coverage Magenta Toner (Part #: C4151A) Yields 8,500 Pages @ 5% Coverage Yellow Toner (Part #: C4152A) Yields 8,500 Pages @ 5% Coverage
Drum Kit (Part #: C4153A) Yields 50K Pages in Black or 12.5K Pages in Color @ 5% Coverage Transfer Kit (Part #: C4154A) Yields 150K Pages in Black or 75K Pages in Color @ 5% Coverage Fuser Kit: 110 Volt (Part #: C4155A) Yields 100K Pages @ 5% Coverage Fuser Kit for European Models: 220 Volt (Part #: C4156A) Yields 100K Pages @ 5% Coverage
Drivers Included: Windows 95, 98, NT, Mac OS 7.1 and above, OS/2, HP PCL 5c, AutoCAD, HP Web Jetadmin, HP PostScript®, UNIX® scripts
Dimensions (H X W X D)
30" X 22" X 25"
54" X 34" X 42"
Windows 3.x, Windows 95/98, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows Me, Windows XP
OS/2, AutoCAD, Unix
1 year on-site warranty includes parts and labor. This warranty does not include replacement of consumables such as toner. Super Warehouse offers a wide array of extended warranties which can add 2 to 4 years of coverage.