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HP LaserJet 2100 Specifications

Please click on part numbers to check price & availability of a particular model. 2100: C4170A 2100M: C4171A
2100se: C4138A 2100TN: C4172A
2100xi: C4139A  

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Sharper, faster and more expandable HP LaserJet 2100 series printers deliver 10 pages per minute with no compromise in quality. Two paper trays boost productivity.


Optional 3rd cassettes are available (C4793A, shown above, others listed below) and comes standard with the 2100 TN, for a total input capacity of 600 sheets.  Click camera to see photo and details  see photo and details

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Versatile laser printer for small workgroups and individuals with advanced printing needs

The HP LaserJet 2100 series printers are designed for people who demand uncompromising quality in everything they do and have a sharp eye for value. Most impressive is the true 1200 x 1200 dpi laser output, the highest in their class. There's also the HP UltraPrecise Toner Cartridge for sharper text and graphics plus exceptional grayscale for compelling graphic images.

Ideal for individuals and small workgroups — 2100M and 2100TN — The HP LaserJet 2100 series printers pack all of these advanced features into a solution that is affordable and compact enough for virtually any working environment. The HP LaserJet 2100 is easily upgradeable to all the features your growing business will need.

The HP LaserJet 2100M comes complete with HP PostScript Level II emulation and 8 MB of memory. It is designed to excel in mixed language environments. This PostScript emulation DIMM is available as an upgrade for the LaserJet 2100, 2100se, and 2100xi. Click camera to see photo and details  see photo and details

The HP LaserJet 2100TN is network-ready, right out of the box, with a pre-installed HP JetDirect 600N (EIO) Internal Print Server and the HP Postcript emulation DIMM.

We also offer good prices on memory upgrade DIMMs for HP LaserJet 2100 printers — double, triple, quadruple your printer's memory, or take it to the max... click the part number to see prices and availability, or to order:
4 MB (C4135A), 8 MB (C4136A), 16 MB (C4137A).

Regular preventive maintenance will help keep your printer in top condition! See links below for details.

•  Maintenance Kit (OEM)

•  Maintenance Kit (A-Grade)

•  Roller Kit (OEM)

•  Roller Kit (A-Grade)

Click category name at right to see a current list of all compatible JetDirect cards we have in stock. Show me all the JetDirect EIO cards in stock.

HP Toner available

Print Speed Black, Best Quality 10 ppm
First Page Out 17 secs
Processor 66 MHz
Duty Cycle, Pages Per Month 15,000
Paper Trays

Compatible Paper input trays—
Optional 250 sheet tray (3): C4793A will print legal Click camera to see photo and details see photo and details
Optional 250 sheet tray (3): C4793B will print legal 
Optional 500 sheet tray: C7065A will not print legal 
Optional 500 sheet tray: C7065B will not print legal Click camera to see photo and details see photo and details

Paper Trays, Max. 3
Input Capacity, Std. 2100/2100se/2100xi/2100M: 350 sheets
2100TN: 600 sheets
Input Capacity, Max. 600 sheets
Output Capacity, Std 150 sheets
Output Capacity, Max 150 sheets
Envelope Input, Max. 10
Envelope Feeder No
Duplex Printing Manual
Media Sizes, Std Letter, legal, index card
Media Sizes, Custom 3 x 5 in to 8.5 x 14 in
Media Types Paper (plain), labels, envelopes, card stock, transparencies
Media Weights 16 to 43 lb
Media Handling/Document Finishing Tray 1: up to 100 sheets 20 lb paper, up to 10 16-24 lb envelopes; trays 2 and 3: up to 250 sheets 20 lb paper
Memory, Std. 2100/2100se/2100xi: 4 MB
2100M/2100TN: 8 MB
Memory, Max. 2100/2100se/2100xi: 52 MB
2100M/2100TN: 40 MB
Memory Slots 2100/2100se/2100xi: 3
2100M/2100TN: 2
Typefaces 2100/2100se/2100xi:10 TrueType, 35 Intellifont, plus 65 TrueType on disk
2100M/2100TN: 80 device fonts plus 65 TrueType
Connectivity, Std. 2100/2100se/2100xi: IEEE 1284-compliant bidirectional parallel, infrared, 1 open EIO slot
2100M: IEEE 1284-compliant bidirectional parallel, infrared, 1 open EIO slot, LocalTalk
2100TN: IEEE 1284-compliant bidirectional parallel, infrared, 1 open EIO slot, HP JetDirect print server in EIO slot
Connectivity, Opt. HP JetDirect 600N (EIO) internal print servers for Ethernet, Token Ring, LocalTalk
Prints Color No
Print Quality, Black Best 1200 dpi
Technology, Black Print Resolution REt , UltraPrecise toner
Print Languages, Std. 2100/2100se/2100xi: HP PCL 6
2100M/2100TN: HP PCL 6, HP PostScript Level 2 emulation
Print Languages, Opt. 2100/2100se/2100xi: HP PostScript Level 2 emulation Click camera to see photo and details  see photo and details
2100M/2100TN: None
Automatic Language Switching Yes
Automatic I/O Switching Yes
Automatic Network Switching Yes
Printer Management HP Web JetAdmin
Drivers Included 2100/2100se/2100xi: Windows 3.1, 9x, NT 4.0
2100M/2100TN: Windows 3.1, 9x, NT 4.0, Mac OS 7.0 and above
Difference between se & xi model 2100se: ExpressForms Value Pack from MIPS Dataline America Inc.
2100xi: The Document Builder for the Web Era from Trellix Corp.
Warranty Six-Month warranty from The Printer Works
Dimensions
(W x D x H)
2100/2100se/2100xi/2100M: 16 x 17 x 9 in
2100TN: 16 x 17 x 12 in
Weight 2100/2100se/2100xi/2100M: 25 lb
2100TN: 32 lb

MODEL DIFFERENTIATORS:

HP LaserJet 2100 xi (p/n C4139A): 4 MB RAM, 350-sheet input (1 250-sheet and 1 100-sheet tray); optional HP PostScript emulation, paper tray, and networking

HP LaserJet 2100M (p/n C4171A): 8 MB RAM, 350-sheet input (1 250-sheet and 1 100-sheet tray), HP PostScript emulation; optional paper tray and networking

HP LaserJet 2100TN (p/n C4172A): 8 MB RAM, 600-sheet input (2 250-sheet and 1 100-sheet tray), HP PostScript emulation, HP JetDirect 600N (EIO) 10Base-T print server

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