Printers - LaserJet P2055dn

HP LaserJet P2055dn Printer

Get impressive results while conserving resources with this compact black-and-white laser printer. This reliable device helps boost productivity with fast print speeds and saves paper with automatic two-sided printing.



Print speed black (normal, A4)

Up to 33 ppm

Print speed footnote

Exact speed varies depending on the system configuration, software application, driver and document complexity.

First page out black (A4, ready)

As fast as 8.0 sec (from auto-off/standby)

Print quality black (best)

Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi

Print technology


Duty cycle (monthly, A4)

Up to 50,000 pages

Duty cycle note

Duty 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

750 to 3000

Recommended monthly page volume note

HP recommends that the number of printed pages per month be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including supplies replacement intervals and device life over an extended warranty period.

Standard memory

128 MB

Maximum memory

384 MB

Processor speed

600 MHz

Hard disk capacity


Standard printer languages

HP PCL 5c, HP PCL 6, HP Postscript level 3 emulation with automatic language switching

Paper handling

Standard paper trays


Maximum paper trays


Paper handling standard/input

50-sheet multipurpose tray, 250-sheet input tray

Paper handling optional/input

Optional third 500-sheet paper tray

Paper handling standard/output

150-sheet output bin

Duplex print options

Automatic (standard)

Media sizes supported

Tray 1: A4, A5, A6, B5, envelopes (C5, B5, DL); tray 2: A4, A5, A6; optional tray 3: A4, A5, A6

Custom media sizes

Tray 1: 76 x 127 to 216 x 356 mm; tray 2: 105 x 148 to 216 x 356 mm; optional tray 3: 105 x 148 to 216 x 356 mm

Media types supported

Paper (bond, light, heavy, plain, recycled, rough), envelopes, labels, cardstock, transparencies, heavy media

Finished output handling

Automatic duplexing, manual feed, sheetfed, straight-through paper path


Standard connectivity

HP Jetdirect Gigabit Ethernet networking, Hi-Speed USB 2.0

Optional connectivity

HP Jetdirect ew2500 802.11b/g Wireless Print Server (J8021A)

Dimensions and weight

Media weights by paper path

Tray 1: 60 to 163 g/m² (straight through paper path for special media); tray 2: 60 to 120 g/m²; optional tray 3: 60 to 120 g/m²

Product dimensions (W x D x H)

365 x 368 x 268 mm

Maximum dimensions (W x D x H)

365 x 677 x 268 mm

Package dimensions (W x D x H)

481 x 330 x 465 mm

Product weight

10.6 kg

Package weight

13.1 kg

Power and operating requirements

Minimum system requirements

Windows® 7 ready. For more information go to Some features may not be available. Windows Vista® (x32 and x64); Microsoft® Windows® XP Home, XP Professional, Server 2003, 2000 (drivers only): 512 MB RAM, 350 MB available hard disk space, CD-ROM drive, USB port

Minimum system requirements for Macintosh

Mac OS X v10.3.9, v10.4, v10.5, v10.6; 256 MB RAM, 150 MB available hard disk space; CD-ROM drive, USB port

Compatible operating systems

Windows® 7 (32-bit/64-bit); Windows Vista® (32-bit/64-bit); Microsoft® Windows® XP (32-bit/64-bit), Server 2003 (32-bit/64-bit), 2000; Mac OS X v10.3.9, v10.4, v10.5, v10.6, UNIX, Linux (see

Mac compatible


Power consumption (active)

570 watts

Power consumption (powersave)

8 watts

Power consumption (standby)

8 watts

Power consumption (off)

0.4 watts

Power consumption footnote

Values subject to change. See for current information. Power numbers are the highest values measured using all standard voltages.

Recommended operating temperature range

17.5 to 25º C

ENERGY STAR® qualified


What's included


One year, return to HP or an HP authorised service centre. Warranty and support options vary by product, country and local legal requirements.

Cable included

No, please purchase USB cable separately

What's in the box

HP LaserJet P2055dn Printer; built-in HP Jetdirect Gigabit Ethernet networking; HP LaserJet Black Print Cartridge; CD (includes software and User’s Guide); power cord; support flyer