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HP LaserJet 8100 Specifications

Please click on part numbers to check price & availability of a particular model. 8100: C4214A
8100N: C4215A
8100DN: C4216A
8100MFP: C8065A

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Above—LJ 8100 series printer module.

Comparison, 8100 series with various accessories installed:

1. Printer module only: 8100 (C4214A), 8100N (C4215A), or 8100DN (C4216A); See table below for specs.

2. Printer + 2000 sht tray (C4781A)+ 3000 sht stacker (C4779A)

3. Printer + 2000 sht tray + 3000 sht stacker/stapler (C4788A) + MFP Upgrade Kit (C4166A); the 8100MFP (C8065A) includes all these items.

These accessories and more can be found on the accessories page, or by using our search engine.

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•  HP Toner available

Buy an HP LaserJet 8100 Series printer for its performance. Love it for its versatility.

If you've been looking for a 32 page-per-minute (ppm) printer with HP quality, innovation and reliability, your search is over. Because HP LaserJet 8100 Series printers offer high-volume users unrivalled performance, versatility and manageability. See table below for specifications.

As the performance leaders in the HP LaserJet printer family, HP LaserJet 8100 Series printers incorporate the sophisticated technologies of HP LaserJet 4000, 5000 and 8000 Series printers. HP LaserJet 8100 Series printers also include a host of new security, management and convenience features that ensure fast, great-looking output with an overall low total cost of ownership.

With the HP LaserJet 8100 MFP (C8065A), or by adding the HP LaserJet MFP Upgrade Kit (C4166A) to your existing printer, your productivity can be further enhanced with advanced features such as Convenience Copying and Digital Sending—print, copy, and convert hard copy documents into digital formats: PDF TIFF & MTIFF. Send pages directly from printer to e-mail from the integrated alphanumeric touch screen and control panel. The integrated automatic document feeder scans up to 50 pages of 20 pound sheets. The dual-head scanner reads both sides in a single pass for automatic duplex scanning and printing.

Below—MFP Upgrade Kit (C4166A) for 8000 and 8100 series printers.
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MFP Upgrade Kit

Designed as part of a complete network printing solution, HP LaserJet 8100N, DN, and MFP printers include HP Web JetAdmin peripheral management software and HP JetDirect 600N (EIO) Internal Print Servers (JetDirect optional on plain 8100).

We also offer good prices on memory upgrade DIMMs for HP LaserJet 8100 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

•  A-Grade Maintenance Kit

•  Roller Kit

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.

Print Speed Black, Best Quality 32 ppm
First Page Out 17 secs
Processor 166 MHz NEC MIPS RISC microprocessor
Duty Cycle, Pages Per Month 150,000
Paper Trays, Std. 8100/8100N/8100DN: 3
8100MFP: 4
Paper Trays, Max. 8100/8100N/8100DN: 1,100
8100MFP: 3,100
Input Capacity, Std. 8100/8100N/8100DN: 1,100 sheets
8100MFP: 3,100 sheets
Input Capacity, Max. 3,100 sheets
Output Capacity, Std 8100/8100N/8100DN: 600 sheets
8100MFP: 3,600 sheets (includes stapler/stacker)
Output Capacity, Max 3,600 sheets
Envelope Input, Max. 100
Envelope Feeder Optional
Duplex Printing 8100/8100N: Optional
8100DN/8100MFP: Yes
Media Sizes, Std Letter, legal, tabloid
Media Sizes, Custom 3.9 x 7.5 in to 11.7 x 17.7 in
Media Types paper (copier, bond, special application, recycled), transparencies, labels
Media Weights 16 to 53 lb, tray 1; 16 to 28 lb, trays 2 and 3
Media Handling/Document Finishing Optional 3,000-sheet stacker, 3,000-sheet stapler/stacker, 8-bin mailbox, 5-bin mailbox with stapler, 7-in tabletop mailbox, custom media tray
Memory, Std. 8100/8100N: 16 MB 3.2 GB HD
8100DN: 24 MB
8100MFP: 56 MB 3.2 GB HD
Memory, Max. 192 MB
Memory Slots 8100/8100N: 3 open
8100DN: 2 open
Memory Technology MEt
Typefaces 80 TrueType, plus 65 on Windows disk
Connectivity, Std. 8100: IEEE 1284-compliant bidirectional parallel; 3 open EIO slots
8100N/8100DN/8100MFP: IEEE 1284-compliant bidirectional parallel, 3 open EIO slots, HP JetDirect 10/100Base-TX card in 1 open EIO slot
Connectivity, Opt. HP JetDirect 600N (EIO) internal print servers
Prints Color No
Print Quality, Black Best HP FastRes 1200
Technology, Black Print Resolution HP FastRes 1200, REt
Print Languages, Std. HP PCL 6, HP PCL 5e, PostScript Level 2 emulation
Print Languages, Opt. None
Automatic Language Switching Yes
Automatic I/O Switching Yes
Automatic Network Switching 8100: Yes, with optional HP JetDirect Internal Print Server
8100N/8100DN/8100MFP: Yes
Printer Management HP Web JetAdmin
Drivers Included Windows NT 3.51, 4.x, 95, 98, 3.x; Mac, IBM OS/2 Warp, MS-DOS, UNIX, HP-UX, Solaris, SunOS
Warranty Six-Month warranty from The Printer Works
(W x D x H)
8100/8100N/8100DN: 22 x 21 x 22 in
8100MFP: 43 x 25 x 64 in
Weight 8100/8100N: 113 lbs w/o cartridge
8100DN: 121 lbs w/o cartridge, 128 lbs w/cartridge
8100MFP: 348 lbs

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