HP DesignJet Z5600 PostScript® Printer
HP DesignJet Z5600 PostScript<sup>®</sup> Printer

HP DesignJet Z5600 PostScript® Printer

HP DesignJet Z5600 PostScript® Printer

Produce impressive, high-impact graphics

HP chromatic red ink creates eye-catching POP signs, posters. Print a versatile range of durable, lasting applications from GIS, maps, and technical drawings to photos, canvas.

  • Impressive - HP chromatic red ink enhances the color gamut—ideal for high-impact POP signs and posters.
  • Versatile - with pigment-based photo inks for GIS, durable maps, technical drawings and photos, canvas.
  • Reliable color, line accuracy - HP Professional PANTONE® color emulation, with Adobe® PostScript®/PDF, HP-GL/2.
  • Durable - water/scratch/fade-resistant and archivable prints last up to 200 years with HP Vivid Photo Inks.

Simple, flexible operation

  • Automatic multi-roll printing - Boost operator media loading efficiency up to 75% with automatic multi-roll printing.
  • Print up to 39% faster - save time on technical drawings with quick-drying HP Vivid Photo Inks.
  • Easy - one-click printing, color touchscreen, print preview, direct USB flash drive, email printing.
  • Flexible - supports color workflows with genuine Adobe® PostScript® and broad choice of RIPs.

Spend less time and help reduce operating costs

  • HP's optimized 6-ink printing system helps you reduce ink consumption up to 20%.
  • Less operator attention is needed with 300-ml HP ink cartridges, optimized media usage, and no maintenance cartridge.
  • Up to 20% ink consumption savings using HP’s optimized 6-ink printing system.
  • No maintenance cartridge—auto drop detection and nozzle switching reduce cleaning, maintain image quality.
  • Less operator intervention and more cost-effective printing with 300-ml HP ink cartridges.
  • Optimize media usage by auto-arranging multiple images on a roll with HP DesignJet Click printing software.


  • Functions: Print
  • Model size: 1118 mm
  • Print speed: 60 m²/hr (Maximum rate of output for color image 100% color coverage (Bandes file). Printed in Fast mode with Economode on, on HP Bright White Inkjet Paper (Bond), maximum roll size, with HP Vivid Photo Inks.)
  • Print technology: HP Thermal Inkjet
  • Printer drivers included: HP-GL/2, HP-PCL3GUI drivers for Windows and Mac OS X; PostScript drivers for Windows and Mac OS X
  • Print quality color (best): Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi
  • Print languages: Adobe PostScript 3, Adobe PDF 1.7, TIFF, JPEG, CALS G4, HP PCL 3 GUI, HP-GL/2, and HP-RTL
  • Number of print cartridges: 6 (cyan, magenta, chromatic red, yellow, matte black, photo black)
  • Ink types: Pigment-based
  • Line accuracy: ±0.1%
  • Color Stability: < 1 dE2000 in less than 5 minutes
  • Print repeatability: Average < 0.5 dE2000, 95% of colors < 1.4 dE2000
  • HP ePrint capability: Yes
  • 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
  • Memory: 64 GB (virtual)
  • Maximum Memory: 64 GB (virtual)
  • Internal Storage" 320 GB
  • Finished output handling: Two automatic roll feeds; smart roll-switching; sheet feed; media output bin; automatic cutter (Cuts all HP Z-series printer qualified media except canvas.)
  • Media sizes standard (metric rolls): 210 to 1118-mm wide sheets; 279 to 1118-mm rolls
  • Media sizes, custom: 210 x 279 to 1118 x 1676 mm
  • Media types: Photographic, fine art printing material, self-adhesive, banner and sign, bond and coated, backlit
  • Media weight, recommended: 80 to 495 g/m²
  • Roll external diameter: 135 mm
  • Media thickness: Up to 31.5 mil
  • Power: Input voltage (auto ranging) 100-240 V (±10%), 50/60 Hz (±3 Hz), 2 A max
  • Power consumption: < 120 watts (printing); < 32 watts (ready); 1.5 watts (sleep); 0.1 watts (off)
  • ENERGY STAR® certified: Yes
  • Operating temperature range: 5 to 40ºC
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 1770 x 775 x 1050 mm
  • Weight: 86.5 kg
  • Package dimensions (W x D x H): 1930 x 770 x 720 mm
  • Package weight: 119.5 kg

What's in the box

  • HP DesignJet Z5600 PostScript Printer
  • printheads
  • introductory ink cartridges
  • printer stand and media bin
  • spindles
  • quick reference guide
  • setup poster
  • start-up software
  • power cord

Software included

  • Printer drivers
  • HP DesignJet Click
  • HP DesignJet Utility including HP Color Center
  • HP DesignJet Excel Accounting Tool


One-year limited hardware warranty