Key Specifications

Model size Memory Hard Drive Print speed maximum Resolution
36 in 128 GB (file processing) 500 GB self-encrypting removeable 180 D/hr, 19.3 sec/D Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi

Product overview

Keep the project momentum. With radically simple solutions and the easiest PDF printing3, it’s easy for everyone to get great results every time. Meet deadlines with the fastest print speed in the most compact, quiet printer.


Keep your teams working productively with the most compact, quiet printer. Radically simple solutions and the easiest PDF printing3 make it easy to get the right results. Easily print and share jobs from mobile devices with the HP Smart app.

SECURE—World’s most secure large-format printer6

You’re in control with the world’s most secure large-format printer providing the best network protection.6 You decide who accesses the printer and confidential documents. Keep your fleet secure at any time.

UNLEASH PERFORMANCE—To turn design into delivery

Progress your work at every project stage. Meet deadlines with the fastest print speed4 and integrated automatic print stacking. Display the finest details from lines to bold colors with the unique Adobe PDF Print Engine.

In the box

  • HP DesignJet T1600 Printer, printer stand and media bin, spindle, printheads, introductory ink cartridges, user guide, power cords
Model size 36 in
Print speed 180 D/hr, 19.3 sec/D2
Memory 128 GB (file processing)1
Internal Storage 500 GB self-encrypting removeable
Print quality color (best) Up to 2400 x 1200 optimized dpi
Print technology HP Thermal Inkjet
Number of print cartridges 6 (C, M, Y, G, pK, mK)
Ink types Dye-based (C, M, Y, pK, G)
pigment-based (mK)
Non-printable area (cut-sheet) 0.12 x 0.87 x 0.12 x 0.12 in
Line accuracy ±0.1%7
Finished output handling Sheet feed, automatic front-loading roll feed, integrated output stacker8, media bin, automatic horizontal cutter
Media types Bond and coated paper (bond, coated, heavyweight coated, super heavyweight plus matte, colored), technical paper (natural tracing, translucent bond, vellum), film (clear, matte, polyester), photographic paper (satin, gloss, semi-gloss, matte, high-gloss), backlit, self-adhesive (two-view cling, indoor paper, polypropylene, vinyl)
Media sizes standard (sheets, rolls) 11 to 36 in
Roll external diameter 5.5 in
Media thickness Up to 19.7 mil
HP ePrint capability Yes
Connectivity, standard Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-T), Wi-Fi (with optional Jetdirect accessory), supporting the following standards: TCP/IP, BootP/DHCP (IPv4 only), DHCPv6, TFTP (IPv4 only), SNMP (v1, v2c, v3), Apple Bonjour Compatible, WS Discovery, Embedded Web Server (HTTP, HTTPS), IPsec, SMTP (email), Raw IP printing (9100), LPD, IPP, WS print, NTLM v2, SMBv3, SSL/TLS, 802.1X authentication (LEAP, PEAP, EAP-TLS), DFS
Print languages Adobe PostScript 3, Adobe PDF 1.7, HP-GL/2, HP-RTL, TIFF, JPEG, CALS G4
Power consumption 100 W (printing)
<36 W (ready)
<10 W (sleep)
0.3 W (off)
Operating temperature range 41 to 95ºF
Minimum dimensions (W x D x H) 55 x 30 x 43 in
Weight 181 lb
Manufacturer Warranty One-year limited hardware warranty
Software included HP Click, HP mobile, ePrint and iOS/Android support plus the HP Smart app for mobile, HP Web Jetadmin, HP JetAdvantage Security Manager, HP SmartTracker (optional)