HP Laserjet Enterprise 500 color M551dn A4 Colour Laser Printer


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  • Automatic Double Sided Printing
  • USB & Network
  • 11 Seconds First page
  • Up to 32ppm Colour Print
  • Up to 32ppm Mono Print
  • 1200 x 600 dpi Print
  • HP PCL 6, HP PCL 5c, HP Postscript Level 3
  • 100 Sheet Multi-purpose Tray
  • 500 Sheet Input Tray
  • 800MHz Processor
  • 1GB RAM
  • Windows & Mac Compatible
R 9 222,83 ex VAT R 10 606,25 inc VAT
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HP Laserjet Enterprise 500 color M551dn
R 9 222,83 ex VAT R10606,25 inc VAT
  • Product  Overview
  • Detailed  Specification
  • Cartridges & Accessories
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HP Laserjet Enterprise 500 color M551dn in More Detail

Ideal for enterprise and small-business workteams who want professional-quality colour and document management tools.
Make your business look its best with high-performance colour.
  • Create marketing materials with realistic colour and crisp detail thanks to HP Easy Color and PANTONE® colours.
  • Increase colour accuracy with HP ImageREt 3600 and HP ColorSphere toner technology.
  • Achieve low-cost, high-quality printing right out of the box, with a complete set of cartridges – on average, nearly two times more black toner and more than two times the colour toner of leading competitors.
  • Print black text affordably, using an optional high-capacity black print cartridge.
Invest in a printer that's as easy to use as it is to manage.
  • Make printing as mobile as you are with HP ePrint – now you can print from virtually anywhere.
  • Easily control colour usage with HP Color Access Control, and proactively manage printing environments with industry-leading HP Web Jetadmin.
Take advantage of inventive expandability options.
  • Easily update, manage and extend printer capabilities, using HP FutureSmart Firmware.
  • Take advantage of the HP Solutions Business Partners programme, enabling you to access HP certified solutions from industry-leading partners.
  • Incorporate optional productivity and security solutions easily, using the hardware integration pocket.
  • Improve productivity: this workhorse colour laser printer gives you up to 1,100-sheet capacity to save time and complete large print jobs without reloading.
Enjoy outstanding energy and paper savings.
  • Reduce energy use by 19% to 66% by setting the Auto-On/Auto-Off mode. Save even more energy with Instant-on Technology which speeds warm-up and cool-down times.
  • Collect data, control settings and create useful reports using HP EcoSMART Fleet.
  • Save time with convenient cartridge installation, and get free, easy cartridge recycling.
  • Conserve resources and get up to 50% paper-savings using automatic two-sided printing.

Compare RangeConditionIdDouble Sided PrintingMemoryHard DiskNetwork ReadyUSB PortAdditional Paper Tray Price 
HP Laserjet Enterprise 500 color M551dn1Automatic1GB-YesYesOptionalmore infoR 9 222,83
HP Laserjet Enterprise 500 color M551xh1Automatic1GB250GBYesYes500 Sheet Heavy Media Traymore infoR 14 240,00

What's in the Box

HP LaserJet Enterprise 500 color M551dn printer

four preinstalled HP LaserJet toner cartridges (yield 5500 pages black and 6000 pages colour)

toner collection unit

in-box documentation (Getting Started Guide)

software drivers and documentation on CD-ROM

power cable

HP Jetdirect Gigabit Ethernet embedded print server

100-sheet multipurpose tray 1

500-sheet input tray

Walk-up USB printing port

Detailed Specification


Double Sided Printing Automatic Double Sided Printing
First Page 11 Seconds First page
Product Group Output A4
Speed Colour Up to 32ppm Colour Print
Speed Monochrome Up to 32ppm Mono Print
Printer Standard Resolution 1200 x 600 dpi Print


Interface Type(s) USB & Network
Network Operating Systems Supported Microsoft® Windows® 7; Windows Vista®; Windows XP® (SP2+), Server 2003 (SP1+), Server 2008 (all 32-bit and 64-bit), Server 2008 R2 (64-bit); Mac OS X v10.5, v10.6; Citrix® and Windows® Terminal Services (see System Administrator’s Guide at http://www.hp.com/go/upd, Documentation tab for latest support); Novell® (see http://www.novell.com/iprint for latest support); Linux (see http://www.hplip.net); UNIX (see http://www.hp.com/go/unix, http://www.hp.com/go/unixmodelscripts, and http://www.hp.com/go/jetdirectunix_software); SAP device types (see http://www.hp.com/go/sap/drivers and www.hp.com/go/sap/print) Optional: For a list of printer drivers and updated HP printer software go to http://www.hp.com/go/lj500colorM551_software
Network Protocol 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, ePrint
Network Ready Yes
RJ-45 Ports 1 x RJ-45
USB Port Yes
USB Ports 1 x USB 2.0

System Specification

Processor 800MHz Processor
Memory (Maximum) 1GB RAM


Operating Systems Supported Windows & Mac Compatible

Media Handling

Paper Handling Input 1 100 Sheet Multi-purpose Tray
Paper Handling Input 2 500 Sheet Input Tray
Additional Paper Tray Optional
Maximum Duplex Paper Weight 163gsm
Maximum Paper Size A4
Paper Handling Standard Output 250 Sheet Output Bin
Paper Size (Max.) A4/Legal
Special Media Paper (plain, light, bond, recycled, mid-weight, heavy, mid-weight glossy, heavy glossy, extra heavy, extra heavy glossy, cardstock, card glossy) colour transparency, labels, letterhead, envelope, preprinted, prepunched, coloured, rough, opaque film, user-defined

Barcodes & Labels

Barcode 0886111577040

Duty Cycle

Monthly Duty Cycle 75k Pages Per Month


Mono or Colour Printer Colour
Technology Laser Printer
Case Colour White
Dimensions 514mm (W) x 491mm (D) x 402mm (H) - Weight 34.6kg
Environmental Operating Temperature 10 to 30C - Humidity 10 to 70%
Noise Level 52dbA
Power Consumption Printing/Standby/Sleep Modes 643W / 60W / 10W
Product Summary HP LaserJet Enterprise 500 color M551dn A4 Colour Laser Printer


Printer Languages HP PCL 6, HP PCL 5c, HP Postscript Level 3


Security Management security: SNMPv3, SSL/TLS (HTTPS), 802.1x authentication (EAP-PEAP, EAP-TLS), IPSec/Firewall with Kerberos, Certificate, and PreShared Key Authentication; Wireless network security (requires HP Jetdirect 690n Wireless Print Server): 802.1x (EAP

In the Box

In The Box HP LaserJet Enterprise 500 color M551dn printer, four preinstalled HP LaserJet toner cartridges (yield 5500 pages black and 6000 pages colour), toner collection unit, in-box documentation (Getting Started Guide), software drivers and documentation on CD-ROM, power cable, HP Jetdirect Gigabit Ethernet embedded print server, 100-sheet multipurpose tray 1, 500-sheet input tray, Walk-up USB printing port


Warranty One-year, next-day, on-site limited warranty

More Features

Certifications Safety certifications: IEC 60950-1 (International); EN 60950-1 +A11 (EU); IEC 60825-1; GS License (Europe); EN 60825-1 (Class 1 Laser/LED Device); Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC with CE Marking (Europe); other safety approvals as required by individual countries EMC certifications: CISPR 22: 2005 +A1/EN 55022: 2006 +A1 Class B, EN 61000-3-2: 2006, EN 61000-3-3:2008, EN 55024: 1998 +A1+A2, FCC Title 47 CFR, ICES-003, Issue 4, GB9254-2008, EMC Directive 2004/108/EC with CE Marking (Europe), other EMC approvals as required by individual countries

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All consumable life cycles are MANUFACTURER ESTIMATES based on 5% per page coverage. Images are used for illustration purposes only

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Running Costs

-All consumable life cycles are manufacturer estimates based on 5% per page coverage

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