Accelerate business results with outstanding print quality. Tackle large jobs and equip workgroups for success wherever business leads. Easily manage and expand this impressively fast, versatile printer?and help reduce environmental impact.
Ideal for enterprise workgroups of 10-25 printing 5000 to 16,000 pages per month that need a suite of productivity options and mobile printing.
Take productivity to the next level
Print uninterrupted for longer periods of time with high-yield Original HP LaserJet cartridges.
Monitor jobs and settings quickly with the 4-line display and use the 10-key pad for PIN printing.
Meet high-volume demands with automatic two-sided printing and versatile paper trays?up to 3600 sheets.
Improve efficiency. Add paper-handling accessories to presort jobs, print on different media, and more.
Meet business needs in the office and beyond
Easily print from virtually anywhere in the office with Ethernet and optional wireless connectivity.
Easily print from a variety of smartphones and tablets?generally no setup or apps required.
Print with just a touch of your NFC-enabled mobile device to this printer?no network needed.
Extend your printing reach. Easily share printing resources on a network with Ethernet connectivity.
Advanced capabilities, easy management
Quickly troubleshoot problems using cloud-based help services that are relevant and up to date.
Easily expand this printer as solutions advance and workgroup needs grow, with add-on, updatable features.
Protect sensitive data?at rest or in transit?with a variety of embedded and optional security solutions.
Easily take command of your printing environment from one central location?with HP Web Jetadmin.
Less energy, more efficiency and savings
Help reduce your impact. Count on easy, free cartridge recycling through HP Planet Partners.
Save energy?HP Auto-On/Auto-Off Technology turns your printer on when you need it and off when you don't.
First page out (ready) black
As fast as 7 sec
Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
HP ImageREt 3600 (600 x 600 dpi), HP ProRes 1200 (1200 x 1200 dpi)
Monthly duty cycle
Up to 225,000 pages
Recommended monthly page volume
HP recommends that the number of printed pages per month be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including supplies replacement intervals and device life over an extended warranty period.
5000 to 16,000
4-line LCD (color text and graphics)
Number of print cartridges
HP 81A Black Original LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~10,500 pages) CF281A, HP 81X High Yield Black Original LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~25,000 pages) CF281X
HP PCL 6, HP PCL 5e , HP Postscript Level 3 emulation, native PDF printing (v 1.7)
Paper trays, standard
Paper trays, maximum
Up to 6
Mobile Printing Capability
HP ePrint, Apple AirPrint, Mopria-certified
Hi-Speed USB 2.0 ports (Host and Device); built-in Gigabit Ethernet 10/100/1000T network port; Hardware Integration Pocket (HIP)
Standard (built-in Gigabit Ethernet)
2 Hi-Speed USB 2.0 Host; 1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0 Device; 1 Gigabit Ethernet 10/100/1000T network; 1 Hardware Integration Pocket (HIP)
Identity management: Kerberos authentication, LDAP authentication, 1000 user PIN codes, optional HP and 3rd party advanced authentication solutions (e.g., badge readers); Network: IPsec/firewall with Certificate, Pre-Shared Key, and Kerberos authentication, Supports WJA-10 IPsec configuration Plug-in, 802.1X authentication (EAP-PEAP, EAP-TLS), SNMPv3, HTTPS, Certificates, Access Control List; Data: Storage Encryption, Encrypted PDF & Email (uses FIPS 140 validated cryptographic libraries from Microsoft), Secure Erase, SSL/TLS (HTTPS), Encrypted Credentials; Device: Security lock slot, USB port disablement, hardware integration pocket for security solutions; Security management: Compatible with HP Imaging and Printing Security Center
Printer Administrator Resource Kit (Driver Configuration Utility, Driver Deployment Utility, Managed Printing Administrator); HP Web JetAdmin Software; HP Proxy Agent Software; HP Imaging and Printing Security Center; HP Utility (Mac)
Supported network protocols
IPv4/IPv6: Apple Bonjour Compatible (Mac OS 10.2.4 or higher), SNMPv1/v2c/v3, HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, TFTP, Port 9100, LPD, WS Discovery, IPP, Secure-IPP, IPsec/Firewall; IPv6: DHCPv6, MLDv1, ICMPv6; IPv4: Auto-IP, SLP, Telnet, IGMPv2, BOOTP/DHCP, WINS, IP Direct Mode, WS Print; Other: NetWare NDS, Bindery, NDPS, iPrint
Optional, 500 GB HP Secure High Performance Hard Disk Drive
Paper handling input, standard
100-sheet multipurpose tray 1, 500-sheet input tray 2, Automatic duplexer for two-sided printing
Paper handling output, standard
500-sheet output bin; 100-sheet rear output bin
Finished output handling
Media sizes supported
Multipurpose tray 1: A4, A5, A6, B5 (JIS), B6 (JIS), 16K, Dpostcard (JIS), executive (JIS), RA4, 10 x 15 cm, envelope (DL ISO, C5 ISO, C6 ISO, B5 ISO); Tray 2, optional 500-sheet input tray: executive (JIS), A4, A5, RA4, B5 (JIS), 16K; optional 1500-sheet High-capacity Input tray: A4
Media sizes, custom
Multipurpose tray 1: 3 x 5 to 8.5 x 14 in; Tray 2, optional 500-sheet input tray: 5.83 x 8.27 to 8.5 x 14 in; Optional Custom media cassette: 4.02 x 5.83 to 6.69 x 11.10 in
Paper (bond, color, letterhead, plain, preprinted, prepunched, recycled, rough, light), envelopes, labels, cardstock, transparencies, shelf edge labels, user-defined
Supported media weight
Multipurpose tray 1: 16 to 53 lb; Tray 2, optional 500-sheet input tray, optional Custom media cassette, optional 1500-sheet High-capacity input tray: 16 to 32 lb; Optional Envelope feeder: 20 to 28 lb; Optional Duplexer: 16 to 32 lb
Media weights by paper path
Multipurpose tray 1: 60 to 200 g/m?; Tray 2, optional 500-sheet input tray, optional Custom media cassette, optional 1500-sheet High-capacity input tray: 60 to 120 g/m?; Optional Envelope feeder: 75 to 105 g/m?; Optional Duplexer: 60 to 120 g/m?
110-volt input voltage: 100 to 127 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz); 220-volt input voltage: 220 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3 Hz) (Not dual voltage, product varies by part number with # Option code identifier)
Print speed, black (normal)
Up to 58 ppm
840 watts (Printing), 3.7 watts (Sleep), <0.1 watts (Manual Off), 0.7 watts (Auto-Off/Wake on LAN), <0.1 watts (Auto-Off/Manual On)
Power requirements are based on the country/region where the printer is sold. Do not convert operating voltages. This will damage the printer and void the product warranty.
Energy Star? certified; Blue Angel; CECP; EPEAT Silver
Operating temperature range
59 to 89.6?F
Operating humidity range
10 to 80% RH
Dimensions (W X D X H)
16.7 x 21.1 x 15.7 in
Dimensions Maximum (W X D X H)
16.7 x 33 x 22.5 in
1 year Next Business Day On Site
Get 24-hour Internet support, and download software utilities and drivers https://www.hp.com/support/M605
Windows OS: HP Software Installer/Uninstaller, HP PCL 6 Printer Driver, HP Device Experience (DXP), HP Update, Product Registration Assist, HP Web Services Assist (HP Connected), Online user manuals; Mac OS: Welcome Screen, (Directs users to HP.com or OS App Source for LaserJet Software), Setup Scan To Folder and Email
FCC Class A emissions - for use in commercial environments, not residential environments