The 60" HP Designjet 5500 UV series plotters turn around ready to sell and distribute prints at some of the fastest speeds available without compromising image quality. You are able to transfer files at up to 4.5 megabytes per second using a powerful HP jetdirect 615n print server card and receive fast printing with professional image quality at speeds of up to 569 Sq. Ft. Per Hour Print Speed. A six ink, 1200 dpi writing system and HP color layering technology provide outstanding photo quality for all your large-format printing. The new Web-file submitter provides easy connectivity for UNIX, Linux, Mac OS, and Windows environments. The HP Designjet 5500 UV series come standard with outdoor UV inks for enhanced lightfastness. Hewlett Packard's DesignJet 5500 UV plotters are also compatable with standard dye inks with an optional dye upgrade kit.
Print Size: Up to 60" x 300'
Print Speed: Up To 569 Sq. Ft. Per Hour
Resolution: 1200 x 600 dpi
Memory: 256 MB, 40 GB
Connectivity: Parallel and 10/100Base-TX Ethernet
Features: Adobe PostScript 3 Enabled
Environments: PC, Linux, and UNIX
Warranty: 1 Year On Site covering parts and labor
* Printer Stand and Media Bin Included
HP DesignJet 5500PS UV (60"): Supplies and Accessories Options
HP DesignJet 5500PS UV (60") Specifications
Part # Q1254V#ABA
DesignJet 5500PS UV 60"
Manufacturer Part #
Alternate Manufacturer Part #
Color Thermal Inkjet
PANTONE® color matching HP Color Layering Technology
569 sq. ft/hr
1200 X 600 DPI with HP Color Layering Technology
IEEE 1284 parallel 10/100 Base-TX Fast Ethernet
Optional Local Ports
HP Jetdirect Connectivity Card for USB/Serial/LocalTalk (Part #: J4135A)
Optional Network Ports
HP Jetdirect 610n internal print servers (Part #: J4167A) HP Jetdirect 170X external print servers (Part #: J3258B) HP Jetdirect 300X external print servers (Part #: J3263A) HP Jetdirect 500X external print servers (Part #: J3265A)
HP Jetdirect 615n 10/100 Base-TX Print Server
Languages and Fonts
Adobe PostScript 3, TIFF 6.0, JPEG, CALS/G4, HP-GL/2, HP RTL
136 PostScript® Roman fonts built-in, Asian PostScript fonts in the box, PostScript Morisawa fonts for Japan, support for Yoon, Sandoll and Hancom for Korea, Arphic for Taiwan
256 MB RAM (Expandable to 256 MB)
Roll feed Sheetfed Take-up reel
Optional 60" Media Spindle (Part #: C2386A)
Media Types: HP Colorfast adhesive vinyl, plain paper, HP studio canvas, matte, inkjet paper, canvas, HP fine paper art vanilla, film, photo paper, HP vellum Media Sizes: 8.3" to 42" sheets; 24", 36", 42" rolls; max length: 300 ft
0.28" trailing edge 1.38" leading edge
100 to 240 volts (± 10%) auto-ranging, 50 to 60 Hz
Maximum consumption: 400 W Stand-by: 70 W Powersave: 55 W
Printing: 70 dBA Idle: < 48 dBA
Operating: 59°F to 95°F (15°C to 35°C) Storage: -4°F to 131°F (-20°C to 55°C)
Operating: 20% to 80% RH non-condensing
Energy Star Compliant
Safety Certifications: compliant with the requirements for the ITE products: CSA Certified Electromagnetic Compatibility: compliant with the requirements for Class B ITE products (Class A when connected to LAN cables): FCC rules, DOC
Minimum line width: 0.002" Line accuracy: ± 0.2% of the specific page length
These inks are designed specifically for the HP DesignJet 5500 UV series: Dye-based imaging Black UV Ink, 680 ml (Part #: C4940A) Yields 1,000 pages @ 5% coverage Cyan UV Ink, 680 ml (Part #: C4941A) Yields 1,000 pages @ 5% coverage Light Cyan UVInk, 680 ml (Part #: C4944A) Yields 1,000 pages @ 5% coverage Magenta UV Ink, 680 ml (Part #: C4942A) Yields 1,000 pages @ 5% coverage Light Magenta UV Ink, 680 ml (Part #:C4945A) Yields 1,000 pages @ 5% coverage Yellow UV Ink, 680 ml (Part #: C4943A) Yields 1,000 pages @ 5% coverage
Drivers Included: Windows 95, 98, Me, NT, 2000, XP; UNIX®, Linux® with HP embedded webserver file submitter AutoCAD: 2000, 2002, R 14 for Windows
Dimensions (H X W X D)
50" X 78" X 27"
52" X 89" X 25"
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.
HP DesignJet 5500PS UV (60") Features
Fast printing that's ready to sell or distribute -- new production print modes deliver professional image quality at speeds of 100 sq ft/hr output for glossy and 189 sq ft/hr for coated (available with dye ink) media; 569 sq ft/hr printing using maximum speed mode
Printing when you need it -- transfer files at up to 4.5 megabytes per second using a powerful HP jetdirect 620n print server card.
Superb photo quality for all your large-format printing -- a six ink, 1200 dpi writing system (1200 by 600 dpi on glossy media) and HP color layering technology provide a wide color gamut, continuous tones, and smooth color transitions.
Match customer or corporate-specific colors -- HP designjet 5500ps provides PANTONE color matching for printing. You can print spot or process colors directly from your application.
Consistent color throughout the entire job run -- automatic closed-loop color calibration guarantees color consistency from the first print to the last.
Predictable color management -- HP designjet 5500ps supports offset printing emulations and ICC profiles for Macintosh and Windows for easy integration into your color workflow.
Easy connectivity for multiplatform environments -- new Web-file submitter provides a direct printing path using a driverless printing workflow for UNIX, Linux, Mac OS, and Windows environments.
Time-saving internal file management and storage - eliminate resending time for large files sent through the Web-file submitter; 40 GB hard disk stores large jobs even if the printer's power is turned off.
Remote management - HP designjet webaccess uses any computer's Web browser for convenient, remote access to configurable printer alerts, job management, printer status, and ink and media usage.
HP DesignJet 5500PS UV (60") Included Items
HP DesignJet 5500PS UV 60" Wide-Format Inkjet Plotter
Two Roll-feed Spindles
HP Printing Material Sample
User Maintenance Kit
HP Designjet Printer Setup Software
HP DesignJet 5500PS UV (60") Warranty Information
Warranty Length: Manufacturer One Year Next Business Day On Site Warranty
Covers: Parts and Labor
Contact: By Phone: 800-752-0900 Technical Support 800-474-6836