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HP LaserJet 2400 Series Specifications

Please click on part numbers to check price & availability of a particular model. 2410: Q5955A 2420dn: Q5959A 2430tn: Q5961A
2420: Q5956A 2430: Q5954A 2430dtn: Q5962A
2420d: Q5957A 2430n: Q5964A  
2420n: Q5958A 2430t: Q5960A  

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HP LaserJet 2400 series Above: HP LaserJet 2420d, Q5957A.

Below, rear: LaserJet 2400 model shown with the optional 500-sheet input tray installed. (Optional 500 sheet feeder p/n: Q5963A.) front: LaserJet 2400 series model with standard input trays.

 

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LaserJet 2400 product comparison table


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128 MB 100 pin SDRAM
256 MB100 pin SDRAM
48 MB 100 pin DDR Memory
Laser/Scanner
Fixing/Fuser Assembly
Control Panel

Experience lasting value with the HP LaserJet 2400 series printer, a reliable, easy-to-use printer for small workgroups. See specification table, below.

Professional Features

• Easy to use control panel, easy to maintain print cartridge, remote management tools.

• The network-ready models have the HP Jetdirect Fast Ethernet print server embedded on the device formatter board, leaving the EIO slot open for even more connectivity options.

• 1200 by 1200 dpi ProRes print quality and HP Smart printing technology provide consistently clear, sharp detail automatically on a variety of papers. The fast 400 MHz processor lets you quickly print even the most complex documents.

• The series comes with a base of 32-64 MB Dual Data Rate (DDR) memory, expandable to 288-320 MB.

This Series is Value-packed!

• These printers give you up to 35 pages per minute (ppm), with Instant-on Technology that sends the first page out in less than 10 seconds.

• Handle a broad range of paper sizes and types with a 100-sheet multipurpose input tray and a 250-sheet input tray. Increase the input capacity to 850 sheets with the 500-sheet optional input tray. Plus, automatic two-sided (Duplex) printing offers greater finishing capabilities and reduces printing costs (optional on some models).

• Use the two available Compact Flash slots to enable third-party solutions and take advantage of the convenience and value of more font choices, intelligent e-forms, secure printing, barcode printing, SAP/ERP solutions, and job accounting solutions.

• Designed with the environment in mind, the 2400 family has met stringent requirements to reduce energy consumption, noise levels, and chemical emissions. In addition, the printer is designed for long-term usage, accommodates recycled paper.

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Part Numbers
2410: Q5955A 2430: Q5954A
2420: Q5956A 2430n: Q5964A
2420d: Q5957A 2430t: Q5960A
2420n: Q5958A 2430tn: Q5961A
2420dn: Q5959A 2430dtn: Q5962A
Speed/monthly volume
Print speed, black (best quality mode)
2410: up to 25 ppm
2420 / 2420dn / 2420d: Up to 30 ppm
2430tn / 2430dtn / 2430n / 2430: Up to 35 ppm
First page out, black
Less than 10 sec
Processor speed
400 MHz
Recommended monthly volume, maximum
2430tn / 2430dtn / 2430n / 2430: Up to 100,000 pages
2410 / 2420 / 2420dn / 2420d: Up to 75,000 pages
Print quality / technology
Print technology
Laser
Print quality, black
Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
Resolution technology
HP ProRes 1200, Resolution Enhancement technology (REt)
Paper handling / media
Paper trays, std.
2410 / 2420 / 2420dn / 2430n / 2430 / 2420d: 2
2430tn / 2430dtn: 3
Paper trays, max.
3
Input capacity,  std.
2420 / 2420dn / 2430n / 2430 / 2420d: Up to 350 sheets
2430tn / 2430dtn: Up to 850 sheets
Input capacity, max.
Up to 850 sheets
Standard envelope capacity
Up to 10 envelopes
Envelope feeder
No
Output capacity, std.
Up to 250 sheets
Output capacity, max.
Up to 250 sheets
Duplex printing (printing on both sides of paper)
2420dn / 2430dtn / 2420d: Automatic (standard)
2410 / 2420 / 2430tn / 2430n / 2430 / 2430t: Manual
    (driver support provided)
Paper Handling, Input (standard)
2420 / 2430n / 2430: 100-sheet multipurpose Tray 1, 250-sheet input Tray 2
2430tn: 100-sheet multipurpose Tray 1, 250-sheet input Tray 2, 500-sheet input Tray 3
2430dtn: 100-sheet multipurpose Tray 1, 250-sheet input Tray 2, 500-sheet input Tray 3, automatic duplex printing
2420dn / 2420d: 100-sheet multipurpose Tray 1, 250-sheet input Tray 2, automatic duplex printing
Paper Handling, Input (optional)
2420 / 2420dn / 2420d: 500-sheet input tray
2430n / 2430: Optional 500-sheet input tray, optional automatic duplex printing
Paper Handling, Output (standard)
250-sheet top output bin (100-sheet rear output bin)
Media sizes, std.
Letter, legal, 8.5 x 13 in, executive, envelopes
Media sizes, custom
Multipurpose Tray 1: 3 x 5 to 8.5 x 14 in
Media weight, recommended
Tray 1, straight-through paper path for special media and heavier stock: 16 to 53 lb; Tray 2, 3: 16 to 32 lb
Media types
Paper (plain, preprinted, letterhead, prepunched, bond, recycled, color, rough), transparencies, labels, envelopes, cardstock, user-defined
Memory / print languages
Memory, std.
2410 / 2420 / 2430: 32 MB
2420d: 48 MB
2420dn / 2430tn / 2430dtn / 2430n: 64 MB
Memory, max.
2410 / 2420 / 2430: 288 MB
2420d: 304 MB
2420dn / 2430tn / 2430dtn / 2430n: 320 MB
Memory slots
Two 100-pin DDR SDRAM DIMM slots (one open), two CompactFlash slots
Hard disk
None
Print languages, std.
HP PCL 6, HP PCL 5e, HP Postscript Level 3 emulation, direct PDF printing v 1.3 (with at least 128 MB of printer memory)
Connectivity
Connectivity, std.

2430n: IEEE 1284-B compliant parallel port, Hi-Speed USB (compatible with USB 2.0 specifications) port, 1 open EIO slot, HP Jetdirect Fast Ethernet Embedded Print Server

2410 / 2420 / 2430 / 2420d: IEEE 1284-B compliant parallel port, Hi-Speed USB 2.0 port, EIO slot

2420dn / 2430tn / 2430dtn: IEEE 1284-B compliant parallel port, Hi-Speed USB 2.0 port, EIO slot, HP Jetdirect Fast Ethernet embedded print server

Connectivity, opt.

2420 / 2420dn / 2430tn / 2430dtn / 2420d: HP Jetdirect EIO internal print servers, HP Jetdirect external print servers, HP wireless print servers, HP Jetdirect EIO conectivity card for USB/serial/LocalTalk, Bluetooth wireless

2430n / 2430: HP Jetdirect EIO internal print servers, HP Jetdirect external print servers, HP wireless print servers, HP Jetdirect EIO connectivity card for USB/serial/LocalTalk, Bluetooth wireless

Print drivers, std.
HP PCL 6, HP PCL 5e, HP Postscript Level 3 emulation, Macintosh PPDs
Fonts 80 fonts for Microsoft Windows®. More fonts can be added by installing a CompactFlash font card.
Dimensions / weight / warranty
Dimensions  (w x d x h)
2410 / 2420 / 2420dn / 2430n / 2430 / 2420d: 16.7 x 15.7 x 10.2 in
2430tn / 2430dtn: 16.7 x 15.7 x 15.7 in
Weight, U.S.
2410 / 2420 / 2420dn / 2430n / 2430 / 2420d: 36 lb
2430tn / 2430dtn: 48.5 lb
Warranty Six-Month warranty from The Printer Works
Letter Description
no letter This is the base model.
d Models with this designation include an internal duplexing unit for automatic two-sided printing.
n Models with this designation include an embedded HP Jetdirect print server for connecting to a 10/100Base-T network.
t Models with this designation include an additional paper tray.
2400 Series Model Comparison Table
Model Print Speed Memory Trays Duplexing Networking View
2410 up to 25 ppm (letter), 24 ppm (A4) 32 MB RAM, expandable to 288 MB 100-sheet multipurpose tray 250-sheet input tray Manual (driver support provided) Optional; needs 48 MB for network connectivity HP LaserJet 2400 series printer
2420 up to 30 ppm (letter), 28 ppm (A4) 32 MB RAM, expandable to 288 MB 100-sheet multipurpose tray 250-sheet input tray Manual (driver support provided) Optiona; lneeds 48 MB for network connectivity HP LaserJet 2400 series printer
2420d up to 30 ppm (letter), 28 ppm (A4) 48 MB RAM, expandable to 304 MB 100-sheet multipurpose tray 250-sheet input tray Built-in automatic two-sided printing Optional; needs 48 MB for network connectivity HP LaserJet 2400 series printer
2420n up to 30 ppm (letter), 28 ppm (A4) 64 MB RAM, expandable to 320 MB 100-sheet multipurpose tray 250-sheet input tray No HP Jetdirect Fast Ethernet embedded print server HP LaserJet 2400 series printer
2420dn up to 30 ppm (letter), 28 ppm (A4) 64 MB RAM, expandable to 320 MB 100-sheet multipurpose tray 250-sheet input tray Built-in automatic two-sided printing HP Jetdirect Fast Ethernet embedded print server HP LaserJet 2400 series printer
2430 Up to 35 ppm, black (best quality mode) 64 MB RAM, expandable to 320 MB 100-sheet multipurpose tray; 250-sheet input tray Manual (driver support provided). Optional automatic duplex printing Optional; needs 48 MB for network connectivity HP LaserJet 2400 series printer
2430n Up to 35 ppm, black (best quality mode) 64 MB RAM, expandable to 320 MB 100-sheet multipurpose tray; 250-sheet input tray Manual (driver support provided) HP Jetdirect Fast Ethernet Embedded Print Server HP LaserJet 2400 series printer
2430t up to 35 ppm (letter), 33 ppm (A4) 48 MB RAM, expandable to 304 MB 100-sheet multipurpose tray 250-sheet input tray 500-sheet input tray Manual (driver support provided) Optional; needs 48 MB for network connectivity HP LaserJet 2400 series printer with 500 sheet paper tray installed
2430tn up to 35 ppm (letter), 33 ppm (A4) 64 MB RAM, expandable to 320 MB 100-sheet multipurpose tray 250-sheet input tray 500-sheet input tray Manual (driver support provided). Optional automatic duplex printing HP Jetdirect Fast Ethernet embedded print server. HP LaserJet 2400 series printer with 500 sheet paper tray installed
2430dtn up to 35 ppm (letter), 33 ppm (A4) 64 MB RAM, expandable to 320 MB 100-sheet multipurpose tray 250-sheet input tray 500-sheet input tray Built-in automatic two-sided printing HP Jetdirect Fast Ethernet embedded print server HP LaserJet 2400 series printer with 500 sheet paper tray installed
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