HP Designjet Z2100 Photo Printer series

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The HP 8-ink Designjet delivers superior color accuracy & consistency with the first-ever embedded spectrophotometer2 with i1 Color Technology. HP Photo Inks produce vivid color and b&w prints. Count on HP for printing that’s easy and reliable.

Pre-press professionals, designers and photographers that need to produce large-format, color and black and white photo prints


Express your creativity.

  • Impress your customers with high-quality color and black-and-white prints.
  • Rich, dark blacks on matte and glossy papers—no need to swap cartridges.
  • Choose from a variety of HP or other papers such as Hahnemuhle papers.
  • Print with or without borders.
  • Color and black-and-white prints resist fading for over 200 years1 on a range of HP papers and HP Hahnemuhle papers.

Breakthrough color accuracy and consistency

  • Get color accuracy on any paper—the creation of ICC profiles is automatic and simple.
  • Complete coverage of SWOP, ISO, GRACOL, 3DAP, EUROSCALE, TOYO, and FOGRA gamuts for color accuracy.
  • Expect consistent color from print to print regardless of fluctuating environmental conditions.
  • Solve your questions on application color settings with the HP Printing Knowledge Center.
  • Supported by industry leaders, including EFI, X-Rite, GMG, ColorByte, Adobe, Creo, and Apple.

Print with greater confidence.

  • Eliminate trial and error with real-time layout and orientation preview.
  • HP Color Center tool effortlessly guides you through color management and printing.
  • Save time with HP Printer Utility software—printer status, desktop alerts, and automatic updates.
  • Expect always-on quality with convenient, economical automatic servicing routines.
  • Optical Drop Detector (ODD) provides fast, economical, and convenient testing of each nozzle.


1 Display permanence rating by Wilhelm Imaging Research, Inc. on a range of HP creative and specialty media. For details, see http://hp.com/go/supplies/printpermanence

2 In a drop-on-demand inkjet large format printer of its category.

3 Program features and availability may vary by country. Order consolidation available on printers with HP Printer Utility software installed.

Model Series
HP Designjet Z2100 24-in Photo Printer (Q6675D)
HP Designjet Z2100 44-in Photo Printer (Q6677D)
Model Size
24 & 44 inch

Print time color image ISO N5 (best, D glossy paper)
15 min/page
Print time color image ISO N5 (normal, D glossy paper)
7.9 min/page
Print time color image ISO N5 (draft, D coated paper)
2 min/page
Print time color image ISO N5 (normal, D coated paper)
4.2 min/page
Memory Specifications
Memory, standard
128 MB
Hard disk
Standard, 80 GB
Technical Specifications
Print quality (best)
Color: Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi
Black: Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi
Print technology
HP Thermal Inkjet
Number of print cartridges
8 (cyan, magenta, yellow, light cyan, light gray, light magenta, matte black, photo black)
Compatible ink types
  • Pigment-based
Non-printable area (cut-sheet)
0.2 x 0.67 x 0.2 x 0.2 in
Guaranteed minimum line width
0.002 in (ISO/IEC 13660:2001(E))
Line accuracy
+/- 0.2%
Color accuracy
Median < 1.6 dE2000, 95% of colors < 2.8 dE2000
Color stability
< 1 dE2000 in less than 5 minutes
Print repeatability
Average < 0.5 dE2000, 95% of colors < 1.4 dE2000
Maximum optical density (black)
4 L* min/2.5 D (with HP Premium Instant Dry Photo Gloss media with Original HP inks)
Paper Handling
Finished output handling
  • Sheet feed
  • roll feed
  • media bin (NA, LAR, EMEA)
  • automatic cutter (cuts all media except canvas)
Media types
Photographic, proofing, fine art printing material, self-adhesive, banner and sign, bond and coated, film, backlit, fabric/textile
Media weight, recommended
133 lb
Media sizes standard (sheets, rolls)
  • 8.3 to 24-in wide sheets
  • 11 to 24-in rolls
Roll maximum output
300 ft
Roll external diameter
5.3 in
Media thickness
Up to 31.5 mil
Connectivity, standard
  • Fast Ethernet (100Base-T)
  • Hi-Speed USB 2.0 certified
  • EIO Jetdirect accessory slot
Print languages
  • HP PCL 3 GUI
Compatible operating systems
  • Microsoft® Windows® 7 Ultimate/Professional/Home Premium, Windows Vista® Ultimate/Business/Home Premium, Windows® XP (32-bit, 64-bit) Professional/Home, Windows® Server 2008 (32-bit, 64-bit), Windows® Server 2008 R2, Windows® Server 2003 (32-bit, 64-bit)
  • Mac OS X v 10.4, v 10.5, v 10.6, v 10.7
  • Citrix XenApp
  • Citrix XenServer
Power and Operating Requirements
Power consumption
200 watts (printing), 0 watts (off)
Energy efficiency
  • ENERGY STAR® qualified
Operating temperature range
41 to 104ºF
(5 to 40ºC )
Operating humidity range
20 to 80% RH
Dimensions and Weight
Minimum dimensions (W x D x H)
49.7 x 27.2 x 41.2 in
143 lb
What's Included
One-year limited hardware warranty
What’s in the box
  • HP Designjet Z2100 Photo Printer
  • spindle
  • printheads
  • introductory ink cartridges
  • Original HP media roll
  • printer stand and media bin (not in AP)
  • rear tray
  • 3-in core adapter
  • quick reference guide
  • setup poster
  • USB cable
  • power cord
  • HP Start-up kit including printer software and training
Software included
  • Printer drivers
  • HP Printer Utility including HP Color Center


Q6699A HP Designjet Zx100 44-in Spindle for Graphics
Q6700A HP Designjet Z/T1xxx/T6xx 24-in Spindle

Original HP printheads

C9404A HP 70 Matte Black and Cyan Printhead
C9405A HP 70 Light Magenta and Light Cyan Printhead
C9406A HP 70 Magenta and Yellow Printhead
C9407A HP 70 Photo Black and Light Gray Printhead

Original HP ink cartridges and maintenance supplies

C9448A HP 70 130-ml Matte Black Ink Cartridge
C9449A HP 70 130-ml Photo Black Ink Cartridge
C9451A HP 70 130-ml Light Gray Ink Cartridge
C9452A HP 70 130-ml Cyan Ink Cartridge
C9453A HP 70 130-ml Magenta Ink Cartridge
C9454A HP 70 130-ml Yellow Ink Cartridge
C9455A HP 70 130-ml Light Magenta Ink Cartridge
C9390A HP 70 130-ml Light Cyan Ink Cartridge
CB339A HP 70 2-pack 130-ml Matte Black Ink Cartridges
CB340A HP 70 2-pack 130-ml Photo Black Ink Cartridges
CB342A HP 70 2-pack 130-ml Light Grey Ink Cartridges
CB343A HP 70 2-pack 130-ml Cyan Ink Cartridges
CB344A HP 70 2-pack 130-ml Magenta Ink Cartridges
CB345A HP 70 2-pack 130-ml Yellow Ink Cartridges
CB346A HP 70 2-pack 130-ml Light Magenta Ink Cartridges
CB351A HP 70 2-pack 130-ml Light Cyan Ink Cartridges

Original HP large format printing materials

Q8673A HP Professional Matte Canvas-610 mm x 6.1 m (24 in x 20 ft)
C6029C HP Heavyweight Coated Paper-610 mm x 30.5 m (24 in x 100 ft)
C6019B HP Coated Paper-610 mm x 45.7 m (24 in x 150 ft)

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