HP DesignJet Z9 Printer Series

Showstopping Quality
Impress everyone with smooth transitions using HP Pixel Control and no need for light inks using HP Printheads with dual drop technology.

More quality, made faster
Experience printing up to 2.5 times faster without losing quality, reduce post-processing time with the first integrated vertical trimmer.

Your workflow made simple
Easily create content and submit jobs using the HP Applications Center

Expect nothing less than perfection

High-Definition HP Printhead
No need for light inks with high-definition HP Printhead with dual drop technology down to 3 picoliters

Embedded i1 Spectrophotometer
Get colour consistency and accuracy in all your prints

HP Applications Center
Easily design applications from posters to banner and canvas

9 HP Vivid Photo Inks
More quality with fewer inks

HP Pixel Control
For natural transitions and details

Integrated Vertical Trimmer
Cut post-processing labour time up to 20%

Specifications

Print

Print Speed

24-in: Up to 55.7 m²/hr (Up to 600 ft²/hr) on plain media; 44-in: Up to 73.9 m²/hr (Up to 795 ft²/hr1) on plain media
Normal: 1.5 min/page on A1/D or up to 21.1 m²/hr (228 ft²/hr) on coated media
Best: 8.1 min/page² on A1/D or up to 3.7 m²/hr1 (40 ft²/hr) on glossy media

Print Resolution
Up to 2400 x 1200 optimised dpi

Technology
HP Thermal Inkjet

Margins
Roll: 5 x 5 x 5 x 5 mm (borderless on select media, and on all media when using V-Trimmer) (0.2 x 0.2 x 0.2 x 0.2 in (borderless on select media, and on all media when using V-Trimmer))
Sheet: 5 x 17 x 5 x 5mm (0.2 x 0.67 x 0.2 x 0.2in)

Ink Types
Pigment-based

Ink Cartridges
9 (cyan, magenta, yellow, matte black, photo black, chromatic red, chromatic green, chromatic blue, grey), optimal gloss enhancer

Ink Drop
7/3 pl dual-drop weight (M, C, PK, CB, G); 6 pl single-drop weight (Y, CR, MK, CG)

Printheads
5 universal printheads (valid for all colours)

Line Accuracy
±0.1%

Minimum Line Width
0.02mm (PDF addressable @ 1200 dpi)

Guaranteed Minimum Line Width
0.08mm (ISO/IEC 13660:2001(E))

Media

Handling
Single-roll: roll feed, top sheet feed, rear sheet feed for rigid media, media output bin, automatic horizontal cutter; Dual-roll: two automatic roll feeds, smart roll-switching, top sheet feed, media output bin, automatic horizontal cutter and vertical trimmer (cuts all HP Z-series printer-qualified media, including most canvas)

Sheet Size
24-in: 210 x 279 to 610 x 1676mm; 44-in: 210 x 279 to 1118 x 1676mm; (24-in: 8.3 x 11 to 24 x 66in; 44in: 8.3 x 11 to 44 x 66in)

Roll Size
24-in: 279 to 610mm; 44-in: 279 to 1118mm; (24-in: 11 to 24-in; 44-in; 11 to 44-in)

Grammage
80 to 500 g/m²

Memory

128 GB (virtual); 500 GB self-encrypting hard disk

Connectivity

Interfaces
10/100/1000Base-T Ethernet (802.3, 802.3u, 802.3ab); USB Type-A host port

Print Languages (Standard)
Adobe PostScript 3, Adobe PDF 1.7, TIFF, JPEG, CALS G4, HP-GL/2, HP-RTL

Mobile Printing Features
Direct print for mobile apps for iOS, Android and Chrome OS; Email printing with HP ePrint and HP Smart app for iOS and Android

Drivers
Raster and PostScript drivers for Windows and macOS; PDF driver for Windows

Dimensions (W x D x H)

Printer
24-in: 1293 x 695 x 998mm (50.9 x 27.4 x 39.3 in); 44-in: 1802 x 695 x 998mm (71 x 27.4 x 39.3 in)

Shipping
24-in: 1440 x 766 x 718mm (56.7 x 30.2 x 28.3 in); 44-in: 1950 x 766 x 718mm (76.8 x 30.2 x 28.3 in)

Weight

Printer
24-in: 72kg (159 lb); 44-in: 94kg (207 lb)

Shipping
24-in: 102kg (225 lb); 44-in: 130kg (286 lb) 

Software Available

Free: HP Applications Center, HP Click, printer drivers, HP DesignJet Utility including HP Color Center, HP Partner Link Pay-per-use, HP PrintOS, HP Web JetAdmin; Pay: HP JetAdvantage Security Manager

Environmental Ranges

Operating Temperature
5 to 40ºC (41 to 104ºF)

Operating Humidity
20 to 80% RH

Acoustics

Sound Pressure
42-45 dB(A) (operating); 33 dB(A) (idle); <16 dB(A) (sleep)

Sound Power
6.0-6.3 B(A) (operating); 5.1 B(A) (idle); <3.4 B(A) (sleep)
 

Power

Consumption
< 100 W (printing); < 32 W (ready); < 0.3 W (sleep) (< 6.5 W with embedded Digital Front End); 0.1 W (off)

Requirements
Input voltage (auto ranging): 100-240 V (±10%), 50/60 Hz (±3 Hz), 2 A max

Certification

Safety
EU (LVD and EN 60950-1 compliant); Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan (EAC)

Electromagnetic
Compliant with Class B requirements, including: EU (EMC Directive), South Africa (SABS)

Environmental
ENERGY STAR; ErP; WEEE; RoHS (EU); REACH; EPEAT Silver

Warranty

One-year limited hardware warranty