Review on HP Color Laserjet® 5 Printer
HP LaserJet 5 printer features a front control panel with easy to understand, scrolling messages and 'Job Cancel' button. It has a 12 page per minute engine and 33MHz processor. The printing resolution is 600x600-dpi with resolution enhancement technology (REt) and enhanced grayscale. The printer language used in this printer is HP PCL 6 and full compatibility with previous and future HP LaserJet printers.
HP Color LaserJet 5 printer gives you vibrant color printing for your most important business documents and proposals. You could now print impact text and images that help you get your point across and win new business. HP Color Laserjet 5 printer is more than souped-up personal lasers; they offer workgroup features, such as network printing, high-capacity toner cartridges, and larger paper input and output trays.
The printer has 110 TrueType fonts 45 in the printer and 65 additional on disk for Windows with new HP FontSmart font management software. The printer features bidirectional, industry standard parallel, serial, and an empty MIO slot. HP Color Laserjet 5 Printer has HP Jetadmin software that works with both direct connected and networked printers. Installed is 4 MB RAM with memory enhancement technology. This memory enhancement technology allows most documents to print using the standard memory of the printer. The MEt automatically compresses data to print complex pages. The printer is designed to juggle multiple print jobs. This printer supports color at a resolution of 1200x1200 dpi. The Ethernet capability allows this printer to be more easily integrated into a LAN network, without the need for a host server. Toner colors transfer to drum and paper in one pass for sharp registration and reliable performance.
FIVE –Â Interfaces and network
The interfaces and network information of the HP LaserJet 5 printer are a bidirectional IEEE 1284 ECP compliant parallel interface, an RS-232 serial 9-pin serial interface and IrDA-compliant infrared port, which require an optional adapter. HP LaserJet 5 printer has an open modular I/O expansion slot for optional HP Jetdirect and a third-party card. Automatic protocol switching allows seamless use in mixed-network environments.
FOUR –Â Memory
HP LaserJet 5 printer has 2 MB of memory and is upgradeable to a maximum of 66 MB. HP LaserJet 5 printer has a total of four SIMM slots for additional 1, 2, 4, 8, and 16 MB industry standard memory modules. However, a 2 MB SIMM already takes up one of the SIMM slots. The SIMM slots could also hold optional languages, such as PostScript, typefaces, and Flash SIMMs.
HP LaserJet 5 printer has two standard paper trays with a capacity in first tray of 100 sheets/10 envelopes and second tray holding 250 sheets. Tray 1 is the multi purpose tray and uses it for loading all media types and sizes. Trays two and three are equipped with sensors that automatically detect the size of the paper loaded and tray three is optional. Level sensor of the printer detects the amount of paper in the tray.
The height of HP LaserJet 5 printer is 297mm. The height of the optional tray 3 is 129mm and the height of duplex option is 60mm. Width of the printer is 442mm. The body depth of the printer is 408mm. The depth of the printer with the optional tray 3 is 467mm and the depth with duplex option is 488mm. Net weight of the printer is 37lb.
Operating temperature rage of HP Color Laserjet 5 Printer is up to 10 degrees to 32.5 degrees and the non-operating temperature range is up to 0 degree to 35 degrees. The relative humidity is 20 to 80 percent. RH operating is 10 to 95 percentages and has a RH storage or standby. The internal fan airflow is 50 cubic feet per minute.
30,000 pages per month duty cycle allows the printer to support a large network of users without slowing down.