the HP LaserJet 1150 and 1300 series printers are designed to print documents easily with the laser-quality expected from an HP LaserJet series printer.
The printer provides 1200 dots-per-inch (dpi) printing.
The HP LaserJet 1150 series printer prints 18 pages per minute (ppm) on letter-size paper or 17 ppm on A4. The HP LaserJet 1300 series printer prints 20 ppm on letter-size paper or 19 ppm on A4. With 600 x 2 (FastRes 1200) printing resolution, these printers have exceptional text and graphics print quality. The simple control panel and improved paper handling make this product very easy to use.
The main input tray for the printer has a 250-sheet capacity for continuous, multiple-page printing. Manual, single-sheet printing is possible through the priority input tray. Both trays are center-justified for all supported paper sizes. The printer output bin holds up to 125 sheets.
The printers have a very fast first-page-out, at less than 10 seconds. The formatter board for the HP LaserJet 1150 series printer contains 8 megabytes (MB) of memory, while the formatter borard for the HP LaserJet 1300 series printer contains 16 megabytes (MB) of memory. Both printers come with an embedded 32-bit Coldfire V3 processor.
The HP LaserJet 1300 has one dual inline memory module (DIMM) slot available for DIMM expansion (supporting an 8 MB, 16 MB, 32 MB, or 64 MB DIMM).
The printer engine has a 1,000 average (10,000 peak) page-per-month duty cycle. The standard print cartridge life is 2,500 pages, and, for the HP LaserJet 1300 series printer, the high-capacity print cartridge life is 4,000 pages.
The HP LaserJet 1300n series printer is network-ready with an HP Jetdirect 200m print server included.
The firmware in the printer includes the following features:
Host-based and Printer Command Language (PCL) 5e printing
Enhanced PCL 6 with status readback (HP LaserJet 1300 only)
80 TrueType fonts, plus Cyrillic, Greek, Hebrew, and Arabic
Pixel placement, mosaic characters
Memory Enhancement technology (MEt) with hardware compression and decompression
The printer firmware also has Resolution Enhancement technology (REt) and EconoMode functionality.
For easy printer setup and access to the full range of printer features, HP strongly recommends installing the software that is provided. Not all software is available in all languages. Install the software before setting up the printer. See the ReadMe for the latest software information.
The most recent drivers, additional drivers, and other software are available from the Internet and other sources.
Not supported with Microsoft Windows 3.1, DOS, or OS/2.
The printer comes with software for the following operating systems:
Windows 95 (printer driver only)
Windows NT 4.0 (printer driver only)
Windows 98 SE (for full software functionality)
Windows XP (32-bit)
Mac OS 8.6 or higher (HP LaserJet 1300 series only)
Mac OS 9.x or higher
Mac OS X v10.1 and v10.2 (Apple encourages OS X v10.0 users to upgrade to v10.1)