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HP Color LaserJet Enterprise M856dn
- Print only
- Print speed letter: Up to 55 ppm (black and color)
- Prints up to 11x17"; 1x550 paper tray (standard); Auto duplex printing
- FCC Class A emissions - for use in commercial environments, not residential environments
- Dynamic security enabled printerSee all Specs
HP Color LaserJet Enterprise M856dn
Print phenomenal color while maximizing uptime – now with original HP JetIntelligence toner technology. Expect consistently fast output, brilliant prints, and the world’s strongest security.
Workteams will create high-impact documents that get noticed with the brilliant color delivered by HP office Color Laser printers.
This printer is intended to work only with cartridges that have a new or reused HP chip, and it uses dynamic security measures to block cartridges using a non-HP chip. Periodic firmware updates will maintain the effectiveness of these measures and block cartridges that previously worked. A reused HP chip enables the use of reused, remanufactured, and refilled cartridges. More at:
Work stands out with exceptional color performance
Special print mode for a wider color range and extra vividness for documents and marketing materials.Look professional with vibrant, high-quality color prints that can stand the test of timeGet professional quality and performance with Original HP Toner cartridges and drums with JetIntelligence.Produce full-bleed A3 marketing materials by printing on SRA 3 paper and trimming down to size.
The world’s most secure printing
Each printer in your fleet checks its operating code and repairs itself from attacks.Your printer’s outgoing network connections are inspected to stop suspicious requests and thwart malware.Memory activity is monitored to continually detect and stop attacksFirmware is automatically checked during startup to determine if it’s authentic code—digitally signed by HP.
Minimal interruptions. Maximum productivity.
Change the toner and drum in seconds. Both are easily accessible and come already installed out of the box.Avoid interruptions with an HP LaserJet printer designed for maximum productivity.Tailor this printer to help you meet the needs of your business with a wide range of paper-handling accessories.Grab pages and go. This HP LaserJet wakes up quickly and prints fast—up to 55/56, (letter/A4) ppm.
Built with the environment in mind.
Benefit from reduced energy consumption and increased sustainability, up to 78% over predecessors.Help save paper right out of the box. The duplex print setting is set at default paper savings mode.Help reduce wasted paper, toner, and time by only printing the jobs that are needed with HP Roam for Business.
RECOMMENDED TONER & PAPER
Premium color using Enhanced print mode
Original HP toner and drums with JetIntelligence—and HP ColorSphere 3
Print speeds up to 55/56 ppm
Wide range of paper-handling accessories
Fast first-page printing with first page out as fast as 5.9 seconds
Fast, easy supplies replacement
Minimal maintenance with long-life supplies
Automatic two-sided printing
Whitelisting checks for authentic firmware
HP Sure Start maintains BIOS integrity
Run-time intrusion detection
HP Connection Inspector examines network connections
Print Speed - Color (draft)
Measured using ISO/IEC 24734 excludes first set of test documents. For more information see http://www.hp.com/go/printerclaims. Exact speed varies depending on the system configuration software application driver and document complexity.
Print Speed - Black (normal)
Up to 56 ppm
Print speed - Color (normal)
Up to 56 ppm
Printer page yield
Average black and color composite (C/M/Y) declared toner yields based on ISO/IEC 19798 and continuous printing. Actual yields vary considerably based on images printed and other factors. For details see http://www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies.
First page out (ready) black
As fast as 5.9 sec
First page out (ready) color
As fast as 6.3 sec
Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
HP ImageREt 4800, Enhanced (600 x 600 dpi), Fine Lines (1200 x 1200 dpi), Quickview (300 x 300 dpi), Pantone Calibrated
Monthly duty cycle
Up to 250,000 pagesDuty cycle is defined as the maximum number of pages per month of imaged output. This value provides a comparison of product robustness in relation to other HP LaserJet or HP Color LaserJet devices, and enables appropriate deployment of printers and MFPs to satisfy the demands of connected individuals or groups.
Recommended monthly page volume
Up to 50,000
4.3-in(10.92 cm) Color Graphics Display(CGD) with touchscreen; rotating (adjustable angle)
Number of print cartridges
4 toner cartridges (1 each for black, cyan, magenta, yellow)
W2010A HP 659A Black LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~16,000 pages); W2011A HP 659A Cyan LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~13,000 pages); W2012A HP 659A Yellow LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~13,000 pages); W2013A HP 659A Magenta LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~13,000 pages); W2010X HP 659X Black LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~34,000 pages); W2011X HP 659X Cyan LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~29,000 pages); W2012X HP 659X Yellow LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~29,000 pages); W2013X HP 659X Magenta LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~29,000 pages); W2004A HP 660A Original LaserJet Imaging Drum (~65,000 pages, universal for all 4 colors)
This printer is intended to work only with cartridges that have a new or reused HP chip, and it uses dynamic security measures to block cartridges using a non-HP chip. Periodic firmware updates will maintain the effectiveness of these measures and block cartridges that previously worked. A reused HP chip enables the use of reused, remanufactured, and refilled cartridges. More at:http://www.hp.com/learn/ds
HP PCL 6, HP PCL 5 (HP PCL 5 driver available from the Web only), HP postscript level 3 emulation, native PDF printing (v 1.7), Apple AirPrint™, Google Cloud Print
Automatic paper sensor
Paper trays, standard
Paper trays, maximum
Mobile Printing Capability
HP ePrint; Apple AirPrint™; Google Cloud Print™; Mopria™ Certified
1 Hi-Speed Device USB 2.0; 2 Hi-Speed USB 2.0 rear host ports; 1 walkup USB 2.0 host port; 1 Gigabit/Fast Ethernet 10/100/1000 Base-TX network port; 1 Hardware Integration Pocket 2nd generation (HIP2)
HP Jetdirect 2900nw Print Server J8031A, HP Jetdirect 3100w BLE/NFC/Wireless Accessory 3JN69A
Management security: SNMPv3, Web Services over port 7627, SSL/TLS TLS 1.0/1.1/1.2, FIPS 140-2, Certificate Management, Embedded Web Server, WPA2-Enterprise, 802.1X authentication (EAP- PEAP, EAP-TLS), IPsec/Firewall with Certificate, Pre-Shared Key Authentication, and Kerberos Authentication; Support for WJA-10 IPsec Configuration using IPsec Plug-in
Minimum system requirements
2 GB available hard drive space, Internet connection or USB port, OS hardware requirements see apple.com2 GB available hard disk space, Internet connection, USB port, Internet browser. For additional OS hardware requirements see microsoft.com
Compatible operating systems
Windows 11; Windows Client OS; Windows 10; Windows 8.1; Windows 7; Mobile OS; iOS; Android; macOS 10.13 High Sierra; macOS 10.14 Mojave; macOS 10.15 Catalina
Memory card compatibility
HP Printer Assistant; HP Device Toolbox; HP Web JetAdmin Software; HP JetAdvantage Security Manager; HP SNMP Proxy Agent; HP WS Pro Proxy Agent; Printer Administrator Resource Kit for HP Universal Print Driver (Driver Configuration Utility - Driver Deployment Utility - Managed Printing Administrator)
Supported network protocols
Via built-in networking solution: TCP/IP, IPv4, IPv6; Print: TCP-IP port 9100 Direct Mode, LPD (raw queue support only), Web Services Printing, IPP 2.0, Apple AirPrint™, HP ePrint, FTP Print, Google Cloud Print; Discovery: SLP, Bonjour, Web Services Discovery; IP Config: IPv4 (BootP, DHCP, AutoIP, Manual, TFTP Config, ARP-Ping), IPv6 (Stateless Link-Local and via Router, Stateful via DHCPv6); Management: SNMPv2/v3, HTTP/HTTPs, Telnet, TFTP Config, Syslog; Security: SNMPv3, SSL Cert Management, IPSec/Firewall, ACL, 802.1x
Optional 500 GB HDD: HP Secure High Performance Hard Disk drive 500 GB B5L29A; HP TAA Version Secure Hard Disk Drive 5EL03A
Paper handling input, standard
100-sheet multipurpose tray, 550-sheet input tray
Paper handling output, standard
500-sheet output bin
Finished output handling
Media sizes supported
100-sheet multipurpose Tray 1: Statement, 3 x 5 index card, 4 x 6 index card, 5 x 7 index card, 5 x 8 index card, Letter, Letter-R, Legal, Executive, 11 x 17 in; 8.5 x 13, 12 x 18, Envelopes: #9, #10, Monarch;
Media sizes supported
100-sheet multipurpose Tray 1: A3, A4, A4-R, A5, A6, RA3, SRA3, RA4, SRA4, B4 (JIS), B5 (JIS), B6 (JIS); Oficio 216x340, 8K (270 x 390), 8K (260 x 368), 8K (273 x 394), 16K (195 x 270), 16K (184 x 260), 16K (197 x 273); Postcard (JIS), Dpostcard (JIS), Envelopes: B5, C5, C6, DL; 550-sheet input Tray 2: A3, A4, A4-R, A5, RA4, SRA4, B4 (JIS), B5 (JIS); Oficio 216x340, 8K (270 x 390), 8K (260 x 368), 8K (273 x 394), 16K (195 x 270), 16K (184 x 260), 16K (197 x 273); Dpostcard (JIS); Optional 1x550 and 2x550 tray and stand: A3, A4, A4-R, A5, RA3, SRA3, RA4, SRA4, B4 (JIS), B5 (JIS); Oficio 216x340, 8K (270 x 390), 8K (260 x 368), 8K (273 x 394), 16K (195 x 270), 16K (184 x 260), 16K (197 x 273); Dpostcard (JIS); Optional 2700-sheet HCI paper tray and stand: A4
Media sizes, custom
100 -sheet multipurpose Tray 1: 2.5 x 5 to 12.6 x 18 in; 550-sheet input Tray 2: 5.8 x 5.8 to 11.7 x 17 in; Optional 1x550 and 2x550 tray and stand: 5.8 x 5.8 to 12.6 x 18 in; Optional 2700-sheet HCI paper tray and stand: 11 x 8.27 to 11.7 x 8.5 in
Paper (plain, heavy, extra heavy, glossy, light, recycle, tough), envelopes, labels, glossy film, cardstock, transparencies
Supported media weight
100-sheet multipurpose Tray 1: 16 to 80 lb, 550-sheet input Tray 2: 16 to 68 lb, Optional 1x550 and 2x550 tray and stand: 16 to 68 lb, Optional 2700-sheet HCI paper tray and stand: 16 to 68 lb
Media weights by paper path
100-sheet multipurpose Tray 1: 60 to 300 g/m², 550-sheet input Tray 2: 60 to 256 g/m², Optional 1x550 and 2x550 tray and stand: 60 to 256 g/m², Optional 2700-sheet HCI paper tray and stand: 60 to 256 g/m²
Input voltage: 100 V to 127 V nominal (+/-10%), 50 - 60 Hz nominal (+/- 3 Hz), 12 A; Input voltage: 220 V to 240 V nominal (+/-10%), 50 - 60 Hz nominal (+/- 3 Hz), 6 A. Not dual voltage, power supply varies by part number with # Option code identifier.
870 watts (printing), 77 watts (Ready), 0.7 watts (Sleep), 0.7 watts (HP Auto-Off/Auto On), 0.08 watts (Auto-Off), 0.08 watts (Off)
ENERGY STAR® qualified; EPEAT® Silver; CECP
Operating temperature range
50 to 90.5°F
Operating humidity range
30 to 70% RH
No software solutions are included in the Box only on http://hp.com, http://123.hp.com
FCC Class A emissions - for use in commercial environments, not residential environments
One-year, next-business day, onsite warranty. Warranty and support options vary by product, country and local legal requirements. Contact your Contractual Vendor or go to hp.com/support to learn about HP award winning service and support options in your region. (Warranty Code 4G; Warranty ID A001)
Dimensions (W X D X H)
21.89 x 24.02 x 20.47 in
Dimensions Maximum (W X D X H)
36.26 x 24.02 x 23.54 in
What's in the box
HP Color LaserJet Enterprise M856dn printer; HP Black Original LaserJet Toner Cartridge (~16,000 pages), HP Cyan, Magenta and Yellow Original LaserJet Toner Cartridges (~13,000 pages each), and 4 HP Original LaserJet Imaging Drums (~65,000 pages each color); Getting started Guide; 1 Power cord
No, please purchase USB cable separately
Dynamic security enabled printerCertain HP printers are intended to work only with cartridges that have a new or reused HP chip or electronic circuitry. These printers use dynamic security measures to block cartridges using a non-HP chip or electronic circuitry. Periodic firmware updates will maintain the effectiveness of these measures and block cartridges that previously worked. Reused HP chips and electronic circuitry enable the use of reused, remanufactured, and refilled cartridges.
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