Lasting Value And Quality - Hewlett-Packard's 2420 Laser Printer

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Perfect in a work group within a larger office or in a small office setting, the HP LaserJet 2420 Printer can handle any workload you have. The print speed and quality are excellent for a low priced machine. Replacement toner comes at attractive pricing and is easy to locate. This networked monochrome laser printer has 2420 by 2420 maximum resolution, 64 MB of memory that is expandable to 320 MB.

It comes out of the box complete with toner, software, power cord, manual and a quick start guide to get you printing fast. It's large toner reservoir and more efficient printing offers a lower cost per page saving you money. It weighs only 35 pounds and is 16.7 by 15.7 inches and 10.2 inches high. You can fit this printer into any office setting with room to spare.

Able to handle most printing tasks required of an office it can print 30 pages per minute in black and white. It has 2420 DPI print resolution giving you crisp output. It comes with a parallel port and a high speed USB connection but you will have to buy a separate USB cable. IEEE 1284-B parallel is available as well aimed for more traditional and older networks.

Compatible with many operating systems like XP, Me, NT4.0, Windows Vista, Mac OS9. X or 10. X and later you will not be limited by your existing hardware. There are a variety of mediums you can print on like envelopes, letter and legal sized paper, card stock, bond and recycled paper and transparencies. The auto load tray can hold 250 sheets of paper and is expandable to 500 sheets with an optional sheet tray. With 75,000 pages per month duty cycle you will be able to accomplish your printing requirements.

The 2420 incorporates a full networked print server with its 10/100 Base TX Ethernet HP JetDirect embedded print server feature with automatic duplex printing. Previously it was inefficient to have a networked printer as it added another layer of complexity and caused hardware failure. The person who had the PC that the printer was attached to would experience slow performance and be at the mercy of the printer.

The HP smart printing supplies a program that will automatically let you know when your toner level is running low. The starter cartridge that comes with the printer is rated for 6,000 sheets at 5 percent coverage. High yield cartridges are rated for 12,000 sheets at 5 percent coverage. Printing in EconoMode will extend the life of your toner cartridges.

Font support includes HP PCL 6, PCL 5e, PS3 emulation, direct PDF printing v 1.3 and 80 fonts are included. Power consumption is 625 watts and 11 watts when idle or in sleep/standby mode. Cold start time is less than 10 seconds; you can power the printer up and start using it almost immediately. The printer conserves electricity by reducing power consumption when it is not printing qualifying it for Energy Start rating.

For a fraction of what most printers on the market cost, this little workhorse in combination with HP LaserJet 2420 toner can easily deliver all of your printing needs. The 400 MHz microprocessor and HP LaserJet printer toner cartridge will help to produce the high quality prints that you have come to expect from HP. This device comes with a one year service and support warranty, as well as high quality cartridge toner.

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